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Friday, May 25, 2012

Estate Sale Finds





Pyrex
{What is so pleasing about those almost circles?}



Buddha
{CC is enamored with all things Asian}



!960's Faux Fruit 
{not sure about this purchase-what do you think?}



happy friday
olive

18 comments:

  1. Love the Pyrex with the shrooms - I remember my grandma had that kind of faux fruit - it took me several times to catch on that it was fake. :)

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  2. They are all great finds! I'm looking for some faux veggies to trim a wreath that hangs on my garden shed. ~ Maureen

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  3. Love to find pyrex. Gives me a thrill. Cute Buddha. As for the fruit my mom had some in our den but I am most surprised they are not all dusty from the years. Did you wash them?

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    1. Elaine, they were dusty and smelled of cigarettes. So I let them sit outside in the sun and rain for about four days and that fixed them.

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  4. Great finds here. The Buddha is so cute. I am sure you had alot of fun browsing and finding your treasures.

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  5. Okay, I love the Buddha except for his nipples... they kinda freak me out a little bit. LOL

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  6. Love the pyrex and it's pattern! The fruit is WONDERFUL, looks good enough to "EAT"... Not quite sure of the BUDDHA THOUGH(too much makeup).I would have to paint him a solid color, and somehow try to keep his shawl the color it is(hmmmm, too much, BUT I LOVED his SHAWL)...
    Have a great weekend,
    Hugs,
    Donna

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  7. You find such eclectic mixes of things Olive ! I love it all and you seem to love so many things, which is lovely. I know that you will find homes for them all and put things together and make them look great.
    Have a wonderful weekend. XXXX

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  8. Hi Olive! I love your Pyrex bowls! That's some pretty fruit you found too.
    Have a Happy Memorial Day weekend.
    Be a sweetie,
    Shelia ;)

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  9. My daughter would wish she had found those bowls. Good job, they are wonderful.

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  10. All of your finds are great! I do love the fruit and I've not had pyrex bowls in years!! Cool!

    Have a great weekend!

    Nancy

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  11. I agree with Diane about the nipples. A little strange, but other a cute guy. I think faux fruit is cool. Do you remember those big old glass grape clusters that people had on their coffee tables in the 70's. I think those are coming back too!

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  12. Pyrex is timeless. I'm a little nuts, I'd probably paint the fruit. lol

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  13. Tell Pam I have three sets of the glass grape clusters now! So crazy.

    I love the faux fruit. I have several sets in my house

    I have just spent the last hour reading your blog. Lovely.

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  14. I always love finding Pyrex bowls...great finds!

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  15. Olive, The budda made me smile. I like the pyrex bowls. Have a great weekend. Smiles,xo, Susie

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  16. Pyrex is always a good find! I use my mixing bowls every day!

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I adore your comments. They are like finding unexpected chocolates. olive