Friday, April 12, 2013

Get To Big Lots!

Head to your Big Lots if you like industrial/farmhouse style decor. They have a whole isle full of vintage inspired things like metal locker baskets, old looking keys, numbered cabinet knobs, etc., (some of it is cheesy but its mostly really cute stuff).


I bought this wire basket...


which I could never have too many of.


And I also bought this bottle carrier. I have been looking for an antique one of these for awhile now but at $18 this one will due just fine. It actually looks old to me...


they even made the handle look aged and paint splattered.









I was so excited to find that old milk bottles fit perfectly inside the bottle carrier.


There were other things that I wanted to buy but I had to draw the line somewhere. I am trying to save every penny I can because the flea market will be starting soon! I am dying to go!


I am going through serious treasure hunting withdrawal, I have a whole mental list of things I am on the hunt for this year.


Speaking of treasure hunts, my family and I are having a huge indoor TAG SALE in Harmony, PA on May 11. There will be lots of old things...I will elaborate more in a future post.






Happy Friday....now go get to Big Lots!

12 comments:

  1. Wow, thanks for the heads up! Those are really cute! Especially hanging out with all your other cool things. ;)

    I'm having the same withdrawals. But our season is right around the corner. In fact, a few sales are starting now. Happy hunting! :)

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  2. Thanks... I never go there. Now I will have to stop by and see what they ahve to offer... what treasures.
    Cheers, Gee

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  3. Simply beautiful. Wow, I don't have one near me but that's wonderful.
    Lisa
    Leeshideaway.blogspot.com

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  4. Great to know Thank you !!!
    I just got a vintage industrial cart with cubbys wondering if the locker style baskets will work I will check them out !!!
    janet

    So enjoy your blog !!

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  5. I have a Big Lots on my errand/shopping circuit. I'll have to take a look! Love the wire basket especially.

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  6. Great finds. Your displays always look so nice and the new pieces fit in so well with your vintage pieces. I know what you mean about the list and can hardly wait for yard sales and outdoor markets to start around here too.

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  7. Wow, you really found some great things! Big Lots is always a hit or miss for me, but I will check it out....the wire basket is perfect!

    XO,
    Jane

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  8. Wonderful finds. I've been wanting a bottle carrier, but you can't find them over here and buying on Etsy is just too expensive with the high shipping costs. Your vignettes are lovely!

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  9. Great finds at Big Lots. We do have one so I will have to check it out and see what we have.

    Always love checking out what's going on in your beautiful farmhouse.

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  10. What great finds!! We have a Big Lots about 10 minutes from here...thinking I'll be making a trip there tomorrow.
    ~Cindy

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  11. Wow, I would've never guessed! Love that basket!! (I can never have too many, either :) I haven't been to Big Lots in ages-looks like I'll be makin' a trip soon!
    Susan

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  12. What a great blog...so happy I found you!!

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