Apr 26, 2010

It's Nifty Thrifty Tuesday!!!

Oh I love me a deal....and Linda at Coastal Charm http://linda-coastalcharm.blogspot.com 
always gets a deal! Go check her out and the other lovely ladies that post about their nifty thrifty deals! I will begin by sharing my cute little garden clock.....the cutest for $1.
 Oh my friend Sharyl over at http://thelittlebrownhouse.us/ is going to want my clock! She loves her some clocks! Matter of fact it is her fault I can't even walk into a Thrift store without looking  at the clocks! 


Then I found this cute little bowl for 99 cents. Now, I realize it doesn't look much but you just wait till I slap a glass candle stick underneath it with my liquid nail! 
I really love this wire basket. It was $1.99 and I almost did not buy it. But I loved the detail on it and my first thought was this would be such a cute gift with all sorts of goodies inside!
I thought this little vase was just a cutie for 50 cents. 
Found this silver 3-plate snacky thing and knew I had to have it for $1.99.
Found some more white plates. Got them for $1 each. But as so many of you have said, "You can't go wrong with white plates". I have a friend that says that about black pants. She says if you have at least one pair of black pants you are good to go! Well, if you have a few white dishes....anything goes! 
I wish I could have found more like this because I do like that basket weave pattern. 
This glass platter is one of my favorite patterns. I have a lot of this type pattern dishes. Have no clue what the real name of this is and if you know please share with me....but I have always called it the Star of David dishes...Just looks like that to me. But love this pattern. Found this lovely platter for $5.
And do I ever love me some snack plates. I have tons of them...This particular pattern I had a small set of and gave away as a gift a few years ago. Just happen to see 7 of these white milk glass snack plates for $2 each and I knew I might as well get them cause I would be mad at myself If I didn't. Ha! The cups I bought to use with them were 50 cents each. Now they aren't the cups that really go with this but....they matched pretty dad-burn good to me! 
7 plates and 7 cups! 

Don;t you just love these lovely napkins? 12 in pack for $3.

And on my way home decided to stop at Bealls Outlet....Found these adorable rose shower curtain rings on the clearance aisle. They were $6.99 and got them for $3.50. 

And my intentions aren't using them for a shower curtain.....I am going to use them for napkins rings! Love them!
I hope you have enjoyed your Tuesday with me. Be sure to go by and visit Linda over at Coastal Charm. She is such a delightful and a sweet lady. http://linda-coastalcharm.blogspot.com

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24 comments:

  1. You got lots of neat deals!!!
    Thanks so much for being such a loyal follower!! I'm gonna have my give-a-way full of hope if I get 100 followers!!!

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  2. Stopping by from NTT. You really did find some great bargains. I think I might follow your "white plate" philosophy :).

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  3. Wow, what great deals you found. I love those shower rings. Sooo pretty.

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  4. I love your header....and you scored some really awesome deals...

    Sylvia

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  5. Stopping by from NTT.
    Great deals!! I hear ya on the clocks!! I now look at them too! LOL
    *hugs*deb

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  6. I'm so jealous of your clock. Wow, you sure got yourself a lot of goodies. What a clever idea for napkin rings.

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  7. you got some great stuff!
    you know what makes me smile? your profile picture! It is so cute!
    gail

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  8. Cindy,
    You found lots of goodies...luv that glass platter...my mom has one just like that and it has been around for a long as I can remember...sorry I don't know name of the pattern. Happy NTT!

    Blessings,
    Linda

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  9. Wow you got some great thrifty finds. That clock is too cute. I also use shower curtain rings for napkins! I came to visit from NTT!

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  10. What great deals you got! And what an artistic eye you have - love love love the napkin ring idea! And the white snack plates and cups! And the clock! And the wire basket!! You did good - when can I come for coffee?

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  11. So many pretty things you found! I have a thing for dishes, too, and it is so hard to pass them up...if only I had like a spare kitchen or something...lol!

    Hugs ~ Angie

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  12. Such great finds...love the milk glass snack plate and cute little cups! The glass platter is wonderful too!

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  13. Those will be PERFECT as napkin rings! Smart girl!

    Have a great week,
    Anne

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  14. Wow, what great deals you found. I love those shower rings. Sooo pretty.

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  15. wow - great deals. I have a few of the snack plates and cups - love 'em!! Your plate stand is adorable and I agree - white plates are essential to have!! Enjoy your finds

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  16. Hi Cindy! I just love a great find....and a great collection is so thrilling to gather!!!

    glad you had a chance to stop in....i just posted for today, so now you'll have to come on back! lol

    hehehe....

    ciao bella
    creative carmelina

    aka...the doodle queen!

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  17. Wow, I want to go shopping with you. I found you on Nifty Thrifty Tuesday at Coastal Charm. Such a good eye you have for neat things.

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  18. Thanks for stopping by. You really found some NTT goodies!
    smiles, alice

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  19. Hi Cindy,

    Great deals! I never would have thought of using curtain rings for napkin rings! I'll have to remember that next time I am out thrifting!

    Thanks for sharing,
    Jody

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  20. Great deals! I totally agree...you can never have too many white plates - love 'em! Cute basket, too. Linda

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  21. wow, lots of great treasures!!!

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  22. Hi Cindy! Oh, I want to go shopping with you! You got some wonderful things! Are you getting your pretty smile ready for my party on May 7th? I hope you'll come.
    Be a sweetie,
    Shelia ;)

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  23. Thanks for stopping by my blog! I love the white plates. I recently found 8 little white dessert plates that were practically free and I am trying to find a way to dress them up a bit!

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  24. I loved everything, but if you know me, I have a ton of white plates. So easy to mix and match. I also love the little glass vase with the white flowers, too cute. Thanks for stopping by and saying hi, always nice to have a little chat.

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Hugs and blessings, Cindy