Posts Tagged ‘vintage’

What we’re buying…

June 10, 2009

We thought it might be nice on occasion to let you in on a few of the our recent etsy purchases that haven’t yet been featured in our weekly Etsy Schmetsy round ups. We wouldn’t want anyone having the misconception that only sell on and post about etsy — we are also frequent etsy shoppers. This week’s purchases are all made by Samantha and Jessica (tiniestj); it appears that Owen and Kirsten have been exhibiting a bit more budgetary control.

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caramel-2caramel

lampswhoopie pies

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Antiques by the Bay

June 8, 2009

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If you are able to be in the Bay Area on the first Sunday of the month, I definitely recommend checking out Antiques by the Bay, the Alameda flea market. There is a ton of furniture, clothing and, as evidenced by my photos, lots of collections.

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the office

May 13, 2009

I’m back at work today — making the rough mental transition from vacation mode to work mode. I thought some of these items from Etsy might brighten my office, and help make the transition a little smoother.

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Row 1:
Vintage perpetual calendar from 26olivestreet; Small address file from MargaretAndWalter

Row 2:
“Stay Classy…” pencils from Earmark; Vintage stapler from bluebell

Row 3:
Vintage industrial metal trays
from bluebellbazaar; Gocco-printed notebook from twoguitars

Row 4:
Vintage pink wire record stand (could be a nice stand for files) from bouquet; DIY calendar from talkottown