Monday, October 24, 2011

Flea Market Finds: October Edition



The Nashville Flea Market is notoriously big each October. I waited until the last minute on Sunday and wound up with some great deals since vendors were ready to haggle! AND, I am pleased to report I am getting better at haggling! I got a record player table (it's just a little stand with some metal record holder thingies underneath it) for half price and managed to get dollars shaved off everything else I found.

Here's my finds from this weekend (minus the record table which is hanging out in the garage until I can clean it up). On Friday, I stopped by a new thrift store on my way home from work and bought 6 adorable vintage dresses! After I got home from the flea market, Melissa brought me a lamp I almost bought at her yard sale awhile back but I hemmed and hawed and later regretted not getting it. It will need re-wiring for sure (mom?) but I'm really excited about it. It's way more feminine in shape than I usually like but I feel like the roughness of the brass balances out the feminine detailing.

Dresses, japanese (?) vase (it's kinda orla kiely, don't you think?), fancy decanter with 2 small glasses, cute glass/turquoise glass, flour and sugar glass jars, and a wooden kitchen rack with small hooks.

Some close-ups:



Not too shabby, huh?

More on the dresses later... I am keeping one of them for myself but I'm not 100% sure on how I want to sell the others. They will most likely end up in my booth but I am not certain yet!

Linking up to...


Apron Thrift Girl
Penny Worthy Project
Flea Market Finds
What I Love About The Thrift Store
Thursdays are for Thrifters
Nifty Thrifty Tuesdays
Wow Us Wednesdays
Treasure Hunt Thursdays

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8 comments:

  1. Nice dresses, and good for you about getting good at haggling. I have a long way to go...

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  2. Great finds! yay for haggling (unless someone is haggling WITH me) hahah

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  3. I am loving that blue glass! Can't wait to see the dresses! Thanks for linking up!
    -Meagan
    www.spunkychateau.com

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  4. Great finds! Loving the dresses. :D

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  5. These are great Jamie! By the way I love your profile pic!! You look like such a fun person!! Thanx for coming to the party lady!

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  6. Great stuff once again girlie. Love the turquoise glass and that vase is sooo neat! Thank you for linking up at Cap Creations, join us every Friday.

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