we wanted to be fashionably late of course. :p But Lo and behold today was one of six Saturdays
that our pool would/will be opening late due to swim meets for our community swim team. We had
two hours to kill so we did the obvious, we went to lunch. Then we were left with 40 min to spare
and that's when I spoke up. After a bit of convincing we took a peek at my favorite Salvation Army. I
found an interesting looking chair and a set of end tables but John has me on furniture buying hiatus
until I complete a few projects, and since he was with me there was no way to hide a chair in my
Don't you think it will be cute painted or Rub n Buffed silver and placed on our dresser?
I've also been on the search for intriguing fabrics for a few projects that I have up my sleeve and
where better to look than a thrift store?! I combed through the racks of textiles and found this little
It looks like a twin bed sized pillow case! The only thing that I can imagine it may have been used for
was a homemade duvet cover. Regardless I'm in love with the colors and the seashell pattern. It's
beachy look is visible without being obnoxious. Plus, for $1.99 or .30 cents a yard, what an amazing
deal! Even on sale with a coupon you can't get a deal like that!!! I can't wait to start my projects and
share them with you!