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25 September 2012

It's Orange Ticket Day!!

After picking up a couple of things today at my favorite resale shop (I'll post about those later), I discovered another one that I didn't know about.  Lots of stuff, but not as much 'vintage' as the other (but if you're about a size 4, they have wonderful fashions at ridiculously low prices...if only!).

Anyway, I zipped in quickly as I was en route home, and found this cute little thing:




See the orange price tag?



 A bargain for $6.00!



BUT WAIT!


At the checkout, imagine my excitement when I discovered that all orange ticket items were today half price!!!  So...Mr. Duck Tureen (at least a two quart duck), for $3.00, is now nesting with me!!!







Hope the day was as beautiful where you are as it was here!


I will be sharing with some of the following this week:

Inspire Me Monday @ Create With Joy
Masterpiece Monday @ Boogieboard Cottage
Mop It Up Monday @ I Should Be Mopping The Floor
Debbiedoo's Newbie Party @ Debbiedoo's
Mosaic Monday @ The Little Red House
Show Me What You Got @ Our Delightful Home

Nifty Thrifty Tuesday @ Coastal Charm 
Time to Shine @ A Diamond in the Stuff 
Table Top Tuesday @ A Stroll Thru Life 
One Project at a Time @ A Bowl Full of Lemons
Tuesday's Treasures @ My Uncommon Slice of Suburbia
Show Me What Ya Got@Not JUST a Housewife
Be Inspired @ Elizabeth & Co.

Wordless Wednesday @ Create With Joy
What's It Wednesday @ Ivy and Elephants
Primp Your Stuff Wednesday @ Primp
Wow Us Wednesday @ Savvy Southern Style 
Show & Share @ Southern Lovely

Home Sweet Home @ The Charm of Home
Home and Garden Thursday @ A Delightsome Life

Potpourri Friday ~ 2805
Vintage Inspiration ~ Common Ground
It's Fall, Y'all~ Thrifty Decor Chick
Furniture Feature Friday ~ Miss Mustard Seed
Saturday Nite Special @ Funky Junk Interiors






17 comments:

  1. I LOVE LOVE LOVE your duck tureen...just as cute as he can be.:)

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  2. Don't you just love a sale? Great shopping!
    Come to my blog and see what I found!
    Nancy
    http://wildoakdesigns.blogspot.com

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  3. Love your darling duck tureen! Thrift shops, flea markets and yard sales, I just love them! You can find such treasures!
    Pam
    pamdannder1973@gmail.com

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  4. Great deal!! He's so cute!! I see you were a middle school principal! My husband teaches middle school now! I'm now following you and would love for you to follow me back! =) Deanna

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  5. Great find, I am looking for a tureen. (sorry I got rid of the one I had when I downsized). xo

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  6. You lucky duck! Thank you for sharing your thrifty find at Potpourri Friday!

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  7. Visiting from Show and Tell Friday, sweetpea, and am visiting the one before me and the one after me. Nice to meet you.
    xoxo,
    Connie

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    1. Thanks, Connie! Your quilt is most spectacular!
      ~N

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  8. Mr. Duck was quite the bargain, and I'm sure he's happy to be in a new home where he is loved! Linda

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  9. A very cute tureen for $3~good shopping!

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  10. Hi Nancy, so nice to meet you! You found a wonderful bargain! The resale shops around my neck of the woods are usually disappointing, so I much enjoy reading about what people like you find! That's a pretty handsome duck tureen!

    Thanks so much for joining in this week.

    Claudia

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  11. What a deal! My mother had several duck tureens back in the 80s! Cute!

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  12. He's a real cutie! It's always great to have the half-off color tag! Nice surprise! (Popping over from My Favorite Thing)

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  13. I love your duck tureen. I shared my thrifty find at Claudia's today, too and that is where I found your wonderful blog. :)

    Hugs,
    Laura

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  14. What a great bargain! Love the all white piece. A real treasure.

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  15. Don't you just love a bargain, and then to find that your great bargain is half price! And very cute as well!

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  16. What a deal, Nancy! That tureen is lovely.

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