Monday, March 22, 2010

Nifty Thrifty Finds

Once in a while, I hit the Salvation Army store just to look for things that I would normally not see in other stores. Usually, the price at Thrift Store is much cheaper too.


I spotted this blue watering can with it fun design and it is a must have. It has a certain charm to the whole thing, and already my mind was flooded with ideas of uses for it.


Since it had a large opening mouth, I thought of using it as a flower pot, or herbal plant such as basil to keep on my window sill.


Walking to another aisle I found this yellow watering can with blue flower! They have the same design, but just different reverse colors.


I pick these two watering cans up for three dollars, and thought of the saying, "Another man's trash is another man's treasure" was ever so close to my heart.

Check out other Blue entries at Smiling Sally blog!



Have a look at Yellow entries below!

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14 comments:

  1. Whimsical! Happy Blue Monday.

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  2. What a neat find! This is a good decor in the garden!

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  3. These are so cute...they will look great just sitting near the garden or with flowers planted in them!

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  4. Those are really cute. I'm sure you can definitely find a good use for them. I could. :)

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  5. So adorable! I've found that our Salv Army is cheaper than the GW too. I'm lucky to have them both almost next to each other in town. Although the GW stays open later.

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  6. Oh I adore the garden stuff. Nice deals too. Be blessed. Cindy

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  7. That is so cute and would make a darling planter for flowers. What a great find.

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  8. How lucky you found a match! Those are so charming and whimsical!

    Cheers!
    Tina

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  9. Wow, those are so cute! I have a small collection of thrift store metal pitchers and watering cans too. I can't resist unusual things like that.

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  10. You can really find some great things at thrift stores and secondhand stores.

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  11. What a cute thrift store treasure...luv it! Happy to see you at NTT...hope you had a good time:)

    Blessings,
    Linda

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  12. So we do have a place to showcase our treasures. Great! Love your finds.

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  13. Oh wow, what a great find Icy. Those are so cute. There are so many ways you can use them and they will add nice spots of color to your home or garden.

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