Category: Vintage

Sales at Both Vendor Booths in Oregon City and Canby

We sell at Haven Antiques in Oregon City and we are having a 50% off everything in our booth. We are #113. There are lots of great items for sale including Pyrex! The sale will run until June 30th. Here are just a few photos.   We also sell at Red Door Antiques & Resale Read More Here…


Vintage Junk Treasures #30 & A Folding Typewriter

I hope you will enjoy seeing what junk treasures we have recently found. I want to say thank you to all who commiserated with me when I got hurt. My arm is healing but it will be awhile before you don’t see the wound! Mr. Deanie is such a wonderful junk treasure hunter. He found most of Read More Here…


Estate Sale Find to Sewing Room Organizer – A Quick-Over

In my last post I promised to share an estate sale find that Mr. Deanie did a Quick-Over on to help me organize my sewing room/office. I use this room for sewing, crafting and as an office.  The before of the corner of the counter was not horrible.   This was the corner of my long counter Read More Here…


Wishing you a Happy Thanksgiving with a Few Vintage Pieces

Today I want to wish you a very Happy Thanksgiving. May your meal with loved ones and friends be blessed. May we remember all the things we have to be thankful for as we are giving thanks this year. Remind us to be the ones that are seeing life as a glass half full and Read More Here…


Vintage Junk Treasures #18

Welcome back to another edition of Vintage Junk Treasures. Once again I have to give most of the credit for these finds to Mr. Deanie. It’s time I make a confession, now if you know me, it will not be a surprise, but I am not a morning person. Nope, never! I am a night owl Read More Here…


Easy Tutorial for Scrap Quilt Pincushions

Today I want to share a tutorial to make pincushions using scrap or cutter quilts. I will show you two methods to make these scrap quilt pincushions. The first method uses an aluminum jello heart mold and the second method is using an aluminum measuring cup. These are easy to make and can be made for Read More Here…


Vintage Junk Treasures #15

Welcome to another edition of Vintage Junk Treasures. This is where I get to show you what goodies or junk I have found at garage sales, estate sales and thrift stores. Most of these things will be going to one of the booths this weekend. It was fun finding things that will work well for fall decorating. Read More Here…


Vintage Junk Treasures #14

Today I am sharing Vintage Junk Treasures #14. I have only bought a few junk treasures lately as I am still organizing my “new container” that houses part of Deanie’s Stash. Hopefully I will share the inside soon. Right now it is getting organized and sections labeled. Mr. Deanie and I went to an estate sale on the weekend. Unfortunately Read More Here…


Thrift Store Quick-Over Using Wax Paper Transfer & Chalk Paint

I promised in my last post to show how I do the wax paper transfer method onto wood. There are many tutorials out there but this is my method that works for me. I found this tablet/book holder at the thrift store. You can find tutorials on the internet for making these and using a Read More Here…


Little Golden Books & Illustrator Eloise Wilkin

Little Golden Books are a childhood staple. Most of us have grown up reading these little stories of wonder and fun. Some of us adults still love them for their precious stories and illustrations. I, for one love the books illustrated by Eloise Wilkin.   Eloise Wilkin was an author and illustrator of over 50 Read More Here…