I am tidying up after my first paint project of the new year, but I thought I would share a glimpse of the finished hutch and buffet in our kitchen and some lovely vintage pieces I added to my collections recently.
Between Christmas and New Years I had an afternoon to myself and decided to stop by the Beaumont Mills Antiques and Collectibles in Glen Williams (Halton Hills), Ontario. It is a lovely historic old mill filled with so many great antiques and vintage collectibles.
I found a rolling pin with worn black handles (it isn't orangey-just my weird photo taking abilities)...
and another aqua Crown Mason jar to add to my collections. They had a boxing week sale and I got the pair for $11 total.
On the way to the local arena for our youngest son's Christmas hockey tournament I swung by the local thrift store and scored this vintage lidded ironstone dish for $4. For $15 dollars I was able to add these three pieces to my collections. I didn't need them and it is more than I would usually spend on items at yard sales etc. but it was a lovely hour or two spent browsing through the antique market.
Now I just need to figure out how I want to arrange my ironstone on the shelves and take some photos. Are you still recovering from the holidays or have you started in on projects yet?
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