Monday, February 9, 2009







1 ) PAINTED FURNITURE .... I LOVE PEELING PAINT AND CRACKLED SURFACES.
2) ARCHITECTURAL ELEMENTS .... REMEMBER I'M THE DONALD TRUMP OF ARCHITECTURE! ANYTHING FROM OLD DRESSER MIRROR WISHBONES, MANTELS, COLUMNS, FINIALS, OLD DOORS, TO OVER THE DOOR MOLDING.
3) BEDDING AND TEXTILES ..... MY FAVORITES ARE TATTED LACE AND QUILTS.
4) OLD BOTTLES AND MEDICINE CABINETS ..... I LIKE BLUE BOTTLES AND SMALL DAINTY ONES.
5) GARDEN ORNAMENTS ... GLASS CLOCHES TO KEEP TENDER PLANTS THRIVING, WIRE BASKETS, ENGLISH AND FRENCH WATERING CANS AND URNS.
6) OLD BUTTONS AND SEWING ITEMS ..... I COLLECT OLD YELLOWED BUTTONS AND HAVE BEEN KNOWN TO SIT ALL DAY AND SORT THEM! ALSO PINCUSHIONS AND THIMBLES ARE A FUN COLLECTION.
7) OLD CONTAINERS .... WHETHER IT BE WOODEN BOXES, BASKETS, BUCKETS, BEAT UP GRANITE OR OLD VASES; ANYTHING CAN BE USED FOR FLOWER ARRANGING OR POTTING PLANTS.
B) ENAMELWARE ..... MY FAVORITE COLOR OF THIS IS GREEN SWIRL, IT'S HARD FOR ME TO FIND AND THAT IS MY MISSION WHEN I GO TO THE EAST COAST. ACTUALLY ANY EXCUSE
TO GO TO THE EAST COAST!
9) OLD ALARM CLOCKS .... I ALSO HAVE A COLLECTION OF THESE ,MOSTLY THE WHITE ONES.
10) IRONSTONE AND TRANSFERWARE .... I COLLECT BROWN TRANSFERWARE WHICH IS HARD TO FIND; AGAIN EAST COAST!

1 comment:

Hi ! I'm Cindy said...

When are you heading east? Sounds like a fabulous trip!! Are you visiting the Painted Porch in Massachusets? Love their photo above!