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TWA China 2

Thrifty China

I never thought this day would come, but it’s time to talk formal china. I finally upgraded to a house and now have proper room to host dinner parties.   When I first got married fine china wasn’t even listed on my¬†registry; a 900 plus dollar gift was just too …

champagne glasses

Ringing in the New Year

      In celebration of the and the new year I decided I picked up 2 of these cute little coupe glasses. So much nicer than toasting with coffee mug ūüôā I picked these up at my local Value Village for 60 cents each.   Grand total spent $1.20.


First eBay Sale

A few weeks back I picked up this sweet¬†Mechanical keyboard¬†(NEC APC-HA410) at my local Value Village, for $2.52.   I sold it¬†Friday,¬†for 46.00 dollars. After ebay fees I made 36.03, not too bad for my first sale.

Talbots Cashmere

Cashmere How-To

I found this great Talbots cardigan while thrifting, last week,¬†unfortunately¬†when I got home I realized two things. A Talbots size small is too big for me I have no clue how to wash cashmere   I REALLY liked the color and feel of the of the sweater, so I decided …

Thrift Haul 11-7-11

Weekend Finds 11/7

After hitting 2 garage sales, and 2 thrift stores, I walked away with 10 items. I got 2 tins 25 cents each 1 porcelain rabbit¬†jewelry¬†box 1¬†cobalt¬†blue rabbit salt dip 1 Liz Lange Sweater 1 jcrew tissue tee (long sleeve) 1 lamp 2 gold oval frame (complete with ugly flower picture) …