Brimfield – 2017

I finally made it to Brimfield! After ten years of wondering about the giant antiques show that sets up less than hour down the road from us, I cleared my schedule for a day and just went. I took Pepper with me (Ginger hates…

Pepper’s Wandering Jew

Last summer, when Pepper and I were deep into tag sale-ing, we came across a sale where a woman was offering plants alongside her no-longer-needed household items. Intrigued, Pepper dropped three dollars for an interesting specimen with sparkly leaves. We had no idea what it was, but it was pretty….

Paint-By-Numbers Needlepoint

Of course I went tag sale-ing this weekend. And on my way to an estate sale I’d been especially looking forward to, I stumbled onto another sale that looked very promising. So, I stopped there too, and the first thing to catch my eye was…

Cape Cod Side Tables

I was out tag sale-ing again this weekend. I have a plan to furnish our living room in 1950’s Colonial Revival furniture and I’m hoping to find all of it second hand. This is all to be blamed on a blog called Retro Renovation which I’ve…

Tag Sales are Educational

Well, the dust has settled and the tag sale finds of this past weekend have been absorbed into the household. The vintage coffee cups I bought are now washed and in the cupboard. I wore my new bead necklace to the pond today. And Ginger has been…