Thursday, March 10, 2011

thrifty treasures

Oh, I love thee so!

 Josef Seibel shoes - which retail for an average of $130 - for $4.99.  The leather is like butter. They feel SO good on my feet.

Snowman salt and pepper shakers in a cute red basket for $1.99.

Bath sign which had a $14.99 HomeGoods sticker on the bottom - $1.99.

Couple of hardcover books, for $1.79 each. The Kennedy one is for my husband; the poetry book for me.

One of my favorite finds...100% cotton cableknit LL Bean cardigan for $3.99! Look here to see the retail price! ;-)

Brand-new fleece gloves for 49 cents.

And a beveled glass picture which will be perfect in my re-done basement family room - $4.99. Clementine approves.

Have you found any wonderful treasures by thrifting lately?


  1. did a great clean up!! I still have a LL Bean coat from 30 years ago...their things are meant to last! I wish we had a Goodwill nearby. I love to hear the success stories!


  2. Great treasures as usual Melanie! I don't thrift, but I should! There's a Goodwill right down the road, and in seven years I've never set foot inside, just drop off my donations at the back door. Shame on me!

  3. Lucky you in all your treasures! I really like everything!!

  4. What great finds...I just discovered your blog and your cats welcomed me in. I'm looking forward to finding more decorating tips.


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