Today my little boys and I happened to be in an area of town that we rarely visit so I decided to pop into the neighborhood thrift shop while we were in the area. Within minutes my kiddos let me know that I had made a big mistake. Oy. I have been searching for a … Continue reading thrifted*new kitchen treasure
Mid century Michael Lax enameled pot, at my local thrift for $1. I immediately picked it up and turned it over to look at the stamp. I was so thrilled when I realized what I had found that I fumbled and dropped darling, blue pot and broke the teak knob. Boo hoo. At least I … Continue reading thrifted and broken*
I nearly died when I saw these lovelies on the shelf at my local thrift store. Two flame orange, enameled cast iron Descoware skillets from the 60’s. This is the stuff that Julia Child used and loved, darlings! $4 for the large skillet and $3 for the small one. No lids, but look! The lid … Continue reading thrifted*
on monday while luca napped i cut harper’s hair shorter than he has ever wore it. he is, of course, absolutely adorable and it seems to survive the day a little better than his shoulder length golden locks, especially when tucked into a bicycle helmet for an entire afternoon. these photos were taken immediately after … Continue reading this week*
today i found this :: a vintage pattern carefully and thoughtfully cut out and ready to sew. at first glance i simply wanted the fabric. see the tiny acorns! LOVE! it feels a lot like linen and the background is a delicious espresso brown. but after i got it home and looked again i think … Continue reading vintage thrift
thrifted treasures :: i found this super fabulous vintage fabric tucked away behind some dusty, discolored stretch polyester. i paid $7. there are 5 1/2 yards of it. plenty to sew kitchen curtains, and cloth napkins, maybe even a table runner or place mats. seriously, the colors. the flowers. i am considering painting the kitchen … Continue reading weekending
:: this belly ::26-ish weeks. every single wiggle and kick brings a smile. :: new mitts ::goldenrod cestari merino + coconut buttons = happy hands indeed. :: cute thrifted boots to wear with cute thrifted skirt ::maternity skirt mentioned above has an elastic waistband and a button fly! how funny is that! :: color, color … Continue reading love, currently.