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Monday, October 25, 2010

week end finds..

Hi ladies, went to a couple of garage sales over the week end and this is what I found ... a great wicker basket for my laundry, which I want to paint white so it matches my clothes basket , some pretty floral fabric, a small square tablecloth and some great cook books. I love buying cook books and for a dollar each who could resist! Not that I need anymore,  I've way too many already..


and I was so pleased to have found something I have been on the look out for a while..


it will either be a desk for James or maybe a computer table for me. It all depends how it turns out and if Sir James approves with the final result or not.. kids.. they get so picky after a certain age!

Anyhow, I'll be pretty busy for the rest of this week preparing for my son's 21st birthday party as I will be making alot of the food. In all honesty I am looking forward to it but will be glad when it's all over. Then it's a race till the end of December to get ALL my projects done before Xmas! I am having all our family (and it's a big one) over to my place this year and would like to get as much done as possible. So hopefully, you will get to see quite a few 'afters"  (finally, you saY!).. and somehow I still need to do a bit of sewing in between. Ok, talk soon.... take care girls.. Maryann

12 comments:

Penny @ The Comforts of Home/Lavender Hill Studio said...

Those are some wonderful buys! I love that table!

* French Farmhouse 425 * said...

LOVE the old desk table!!! Wonderful find! :) Rachel

our shabby cottage said...

Love the finds especially the table.

Annette said...

Some great pickups there..that material looks really pretty.
I'm having my family for Christmas this year too...everyone brings something and we pool it but I will look forward to creating some sort of Christmas theme...haven't come up with that yet!

KATHY said...

I love the table! You found some great treasures.

Kathy

chateau de fleurs said...

hi maryann, thanks for your sweet comment on my post! love all your finds and its especially great when we find things we need. by the way your daughter is so pretty! Christie

Alicia ~ time worn style said...

oh my I am seriously loving that gorgeous table, what a find!
alicia

tina, theoldfrenchdoors... said...

Hello maryann, I love the desk, it will look amazing white. It would make a lovely computer desk.
Cheers tina

shabbydreaming said...

WOW Love the weekend Finds!! The table is lovely!!! I was reading your other post's congrats to your daughter on her graduation! She is stunning!!
Hoping your well
HUGS
mandii

mydesignchic said...

Adore the table...great find!!

Rebecca said...

Girlfriend you amazing me with your gifts. I LOVE YOUR WORK! Breathtaking!

Love to you~

Rebecca

Anne - Fiona and Twig said...

Great finds, that desk is just marvelous!

Have a great Sunday!
Hugs,
Anne

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