Saturday, September 19, 2009

Yard sale-ing Saturday morning

for me:
3 chairs for outside - $1 each
green tea pot (no lid but fine for display) - 25c
box of wooden animals (will take to my class) - $1
basket - 50c
2 ikea pillows - $2 each
turquoise decorative birdcage - $2
dessert rose reproduction soup tureen (I think that's what it is) - $1
We have a lot of this china see here.
old camera - 50c
My favorite thing is the old coffee grinder (25c!) Chris wants to try it out, but I looked on ebay and there is one just like it for $80!
look HERE

for the kids
wooden dominos in box - $1.50
puppies book - 25c
shirt for Kate - 25c
spiderman walkie talkies (need batteries) - 50c
star wars mini lap top - $1
cat in the hat video - 50c
peanuts books - 2 @5c each
some other little toys - 25c

total = under $20

and then we went into Houston for Thomas to meet his Tiger Cubs group and buy his uniform and accessories, and here they are eating their donut on the way out :)

* I'm linking this post to Today's Thrifty Treasures on the blog Southern Hospitality


Jen said...

Anna, I love all your stuff! I want to start collecting old coffee grinders so let me know if you want to sell it!!

Sarah said...

what a great yard saling day! travis just joined tiger cubs too :) love the throw pillows!

deb said...

Great finds at great prices!
Way to go!

Alicia said...

Very cute finds and I love your models :-)

Please stop by and say hi.
Be Well!

Kammy said...

Looks like the kids hauled it in, LOL ! The soup tureen is super - I am jealous.....JK !

Jessica @ This Blessed Life said...

Wow, what a great haul! Those Ikea pillows and the basket are fantastic. How exciting. :)

Audra said...

Fantastic finds, fabulous prices. My heart skipped a beat when I saw the coffee grinder, what an extraordinary find! Soup tureen is gorgeous! Lucky, lucky girl!

Holly said...

Yard sales are so much fun, especially when you find so much great stuff!

Manuela@A Cultivated Nest said...

You got so much stuff! The coffee grinder is a wonderful find! I love it when I find something I can resell if I want!


Susie from Bienvenue said...

Now that is some great stuff. I really like those pillows!!! So are you going to Round Top?

Let it Shine said...


You got some amazing deals! Your family is beautiful!
Wanted to say "hello" to another Texan!

Take care,