Yard Sales

A Church Fundraiser, and A Few Good Yard Sales (6/6/9)

My all time favorite church fundraising yard sale was yesterday.  I got there just as they opened the doors, and came away with a few goodies.  I always find something of interest at this sale.  One year, I bought two matching brass headboards for my twin beds in the guest room ($10), a pet barrier for the SUV ($3), and another time, a huge cache of vintage baby clothes/smocking patterns. 

I could have spent at least a couple of hours at this sale, going through every single item for sale; however, it filled up with people so quickly, and every which way I turned there was a little kid running around with a toy trying to trip me.  I filled up my tote bag, and after 30 minutes, headed out to a couple of yard sales.  The weather was lovely, and I was home by 10:30 a.m.

Here are some photos of the goodies that I picked up this week and on May 9:

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10 thoughts on “A Church Fundraiser, and A Few Good Yard Sales (6/6/9)

  1. Neat stuff…..I remember we all had matching white fuzzy “muffs” like that one when we were little. I haven’t been to any sales lately….as soon as school gets out is when I’ll be on the prowl. I missed a few good ones already but that’s OK.

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  2. What’s that first one? Is that a crow? Oh, it’s a raven … hmm, I could have called my book “A Flock of Ravens is Called an Unkindness” but that has too many syllables. Plus Ruth Rendell used it already. Anyway, great haul!

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  3. Good Lord…you made quite a haul! I love the little fridge dish. I use those myself. My grandma always used them and they remind me of her:) I’m wondering what your plans are with the muff?

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