Tag Archives: Vintage Finds

Vintage Finds: Fabrics

Found these lovelies at a local Salvation army after a drop off. The tiny rosebuds has a stain at one edge, which should be easy to cut around.  The only stain or problem in the bunch.  The largest is the … Continue reading

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Vintage Finds: Tools and Notions

My last trip to the thrift store found zippers, seam binding, embroidery hoops, a vintage pattern, vintage clasps, and a pleat maker.  While all will be useful, this last is my favorite.  It has long been on my tools wish … Continue reading

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Vintage Finds: Apron Stamped for Embroidery

This was an E-bay find.   It has only just arrived and has yet to be considered with regards to colors.  But the roses will go well with my upcycled rose apron.  It even has a pocket.  It will be … Continue reading

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Vintage Finds: Fabric

  We stopped in to the local thrift shop for some banging pans for our outdoor playspace. 2 out of the 4 we hung up last year were not rustproof.  Oops.  We didn’t find a single candidate.  We did find treasure.  Some treasures … Continue reading

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Vintage Finds: Scissor Sharpeners

This simple vintage scissors sharpener arrived yesterday.    It’s about 2″ by 3″ and flat.    As you can see in the picture you insert your scissors from “THIS SIDE ONLY!” and cut along the thin metal bar.  It was accompanied by this … Continue reading

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