Monday, May 27, 2013

Pretty Little Shelf


I hit three garage sales a day over the course of three days.  Days one and two yielded nothing, but the third day definitely was the charm!  One of the things I found was this pretty little shelf. 


Its pretty shape caught my eye as soon as I walked up the driveway and, for $2.00, it came home with me. 


I also found a black six-drawer dresser at this same garage sale {for $10.00}, but it took up the whole back of my Sorento, so I headed right over to my booth with it to offload it.  Next time I’m there, I will get a photo and share that with you.  Back to the shelf ~ all it really needed was a freshening up.


It turned out it was a light grey color, but I gave it a fresh coat of paint with Annie Sloan Old White and some clear wax.



I put some of the Mother’s Day rosebuds, that I dried, on the top shelf just for styling, and a couple of dainty little teacups that will also be going to the booth.



I think it looks much fresher and cleaner looking now.  I wish I had somewhere to put it here, but I’m about all out of wall space now!

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Anonymous said...

Hi Kathy! Oh, it is just a darling little shelf! Such a pretty shape to it. Love your tiny little tea cups!
Have a great week, sweetie,
Shelia :)

Anonymous said...

This is adorable! Wow, you really scored! I love the choice of paint color! It's one of my favorites!

Victoria's Vintage Designs said...

Love it! Adorable...

Marty@A Stroll Thru Life said...

Great shelf, I love it. Hugs, Marty

Sissie's Shabby Cottage said...

Hi Kathy,
I love finding cute little shelves like yours. Love the way you have it displayed.


JP said...

what a nice, little shelf for just $2.00! Hope you had a great weekend!

SheilaG @ Plum Doodles said...

great find, Kathy! Sounds like your booth is coming along nicely! :)

Karen @ A Stylish Interior said...

Kathy! That shelf would have went home with me too! Love the lines of it.
Have a stylish day!

Celestina Marie said...

Kathy, I love this shelf too in fact, it is nearly like the one I found and shared with my little writing desk. I would have brought the one you found home too.
Love it in white and the curved sides is so pretty.

Have a great week.

Unknown said...

I found your blog through Celeste, and I love your work. So glad I found your blog.


Dee ⚜️⚜️⚜️⚜️⚜️ said...

It's a sweet looking shelf.

Okio B Designs said...

Great deal for $2!!!!!


Stitchfork said...

I bet your treasures are selling like hotcakes!

Little Miss Maggie said...

That shelf has such sweet lines. It's all in the details and she has some very nice details.

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