Pics and Mugs

Goodwill Upgrade

Before After I just finished packing up my Reddit Gifts. I think they came out well considering I only spent $6.28. For the vintage Pokemon wall art I removed the mats from the original image and carefully painted them black and white. While the mats dried I printed off some …

Finished Mug

DIY Customized Mugs

I picked up some plain white mugs from Goodwill earlier this week, and have been dying to make a custom gift with them. My. Reddit Gifts match is really into star wars so I thought I’d make a themed glass set 🙂 Supplies needed ● enamel (ceramic) paint ● ceramic …


12/27/12 Haul

Finally got to hit up my local Goodwill this week. Check out my finds. I got Item Price 2 Picture Frames $5.38 Sunglasses $0.90 Shadow Box $2.69 Coffee Mugs $0.90 The mugs and frames are for my up coming Reddit Gifts exchange. My match is really in to star wars …

Brooks Brothers, French Connection, JCrew

Weekend Finds 7/1/12

So I haven’t been thrifting in FOREVER, due to my schedule, but I was finally able to get some in this weekend. First Stop Goodwill               This 1950’s cocktail shaker is just too cute. I’ve been needing to add one to my bar collection, …

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 🙂 I picked these up at my local Value Village for 60 cents each.   Grand total spent $1.20.


Where has Ilia Been???

I promise I’m not dead. I received my reddit gifts match a few weeks ago, and ended up putting in over 80 + hours of work into their present. I will post pics as soon as they have a chance to make a RG post.