Thursday, June 25, 2009

Thrift Store Thursday

This was a really good deal, it is genuine crystal. I have a piece just like it that I received for my 16th birthday. I thought I would have a matched pair, but when I got it home it was about 1/4 inch shorter than my original one. I'm sure one of my DD would love to give it a good home.The shape of this vase was so unique. I polished it as best as I could, but I think that the silver plate has been polished off. It must have been well loved.

What a surprise I got when I removed the price sticker. It is engraved with the letter 'P'.


debi @ life in my studio said...

Beautiful vases! I especially love the silver one...what a wonderful shape.

Sandi said...

The silver vase was meant to be yours!!! Pretty finds!

Kimberly said...

Hi Pamela, I LOVE your blog! I kept reading and reading and reading......I had to stop sometime in april so I will be back soon I want to start at the beginning and see it all! Dawn sent you over to my site and you were so nice I had to see what you were up to. I love the white trays and thanks for the link to the vinyl letter. I will be back...Kim

Shabby Kim said...

What great finds from the thrift store. How ironic that the silver vase was engraved with your initial. Guess it was just meant to become yours someday. It will look lovely filled with pretty flowers...:-)

Karen Valentine said...

Hi Pamela! I am so happy you want to be a part of my Where Bloggers Create party! I really think it's going to be so much fun! Can't wait to see your space!

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