Monday, October 15, 2012

WEEKEND FINDS


Another rainy Sunday in New Hampshire.  So.... what to do?  Flea Markets and Antique Shops of course.


Here's my score. Total cost - $120



I found a great shop in Merrimac, New Hampshire.  Everything outside was 50 percent off.
 
The total for the 2 benches, adirondack rocker, vintage saw, sled, and star - $85!
 
 
 
 
I found the tool tote ($15) and grain sack ($5) at an indoor flea market at an old mill in Manchester.
 
 
It's so hard to find a decent flea market in New Hampshire.  Most of them sell those rip-off pocketbooks, and not much else.

I think I did ok this time though!
 
 
By the time I got home at 6pm, it had stopped raining but it was almost dark.
 
 
I quickly arranged all my finds for a quick photo.  I'll probably put the wicker away until spring. 
(It was a "side of the road" find). 

Here's a before:

And the after:
 


I think it is a little busy, but I'm going to work on it. 

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13 comments:

  1. Great finds and the price on the tool box is fabulous. I love those.

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  2. lovely finds! I love the red chairs!

    Smiles,
    The Joyful Thrifter

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  3. Must.Have.That.Bench. You scored some wonderful deals.

    Blessings from Oklahoma,
    Meredith

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  4. Wow! Those are GREAT finds! You'd never be able to score that lawn furniture for that price down here in Texas! I absolutely love that wooden tool box. It's got such great character.

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  5. I love all your great finds...and they coordinate! How nice!

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  6. What incredible deals you found!! I especially love the tool box and the adirondack rocker. Linda

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  7. Wow you found some wonderful things. You were so lucky!
    Suzan
    Ladybug Cottage

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  8. Wonderful finds! Love the bench and everything else for that matter:) Found you at WOW and I'm your newest follower! Stop by when you have a minute!

    Rondell♥

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  9. Wow, somebody at that shop was loving the red paint (on the chair, the bench and the flat bench). In my book, that's a really good thing! -- Min

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  10. What amazing finds...they are so perfect for fall. I found one of those toolboxes not too long ago myself, and I love decorating with it!
    Would love for you to share this at my very first linky party. My sister and I are working together over at “Think Tank Thursday”…would love to see you there!
    http://www.saving4six.com/2012/10/welcome-to-think-tank-thursday-1.html

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