Russian Folk Art: Friday's Find #238


Thank God it's thrifty Friday, Friends! There are times when I come across an item during my thrifting adventures that I am inexplicably drawn to. It may not be something that I would use in my decor, but there is an intuition that I've found something special. When it's an item that I haven't seen before, like this framed hand painted tile, it requires a little research on my part... 


hand painted Russian folk art

Vintage Charm Party #121 and We're Moving!




Welcome to Vintage Charm Party #121!

Hello, Friends! This will be our last Thursday Vintage Charm Party--that's right, we're moving the party to Wednesdays beginning February 28!

My Thrift Store Addiction Vintage Charm party

We invite you to share your vintage experiences--whether it’s your latest finds, crafts, or DIYs, we’d love to hear about it.


Link up your furniture flips, roadside finds, repurposed projects, collections, home decor and more!

Garden Stepping Stone Upcycle and Changes Coming Soon!



Happy Wednesday, Friends! I know many of you are still dealing with snow and may be experiencing spring fever. I thought a little garden inspiration might be welcome so today I'm sharing the simple upcycle of some stepping stones I found on clearance... 


garden stepping stones upcycle

An Intimate Wedding Celebration


Happy Monday, Friends! If you follow me on Instagram, then you may have already seen the exciting news I'm sharing today. My Baby Boy got married on Valentine's Day! Jared aka Favorite Son and his lovely bride, Maria chose a simple ceremony in the gazebo at our local courthouse followed by an intimate celebration in the garden. The simplicity was lovely and there are lots of photos, so join me for the highlights of this romantic event... 


intimate garden wedding celebration
Photo Courtesy of Bekah Bee Photography

Beautiful Vintage Blues: Friday's Find #237


Thank God it's thrifty Friday, Friends! Just in case you haven't been here before, my name is Cecilia and I'm a dishaholic! It's true, but honestly who could pass on these gorgeous Spode plates? I know my kindred dish addicts out there will understand! If dishware doesn't tempt you, rest assured. Not all of this week's fabulous finds are plates but they are all beautiful vintage blues... 


Spode Sunflower Blue Room Collection plates

Vintage Charm Party #120




Welcome to Vintage Charm Party #120!


My Thrift Store Addiction Vintage Charm party



We invite you to share your vintage experiences--whether it’s your latest finds, crafts, or DIYs, we’d love to hear about it.


Link up your furniture flips, roadside finds, repurposed projects, collections, home decor and more!

15 Minute Amaryllis Repurposed Cigar Box Centerpiece Plus a Table for Two


Happy Valentine's Day, Friends! A cheerful floral centerpiece seems fitting for the occasion and since you can arrange this one in about 5 minutes, today's 15 Minute Fix also includes a simple tablescape for two... 


15 minute amaryllis repurposed cigar box centerpiece

Refreshing Rosemary Pomegranate Mocktail


Hi there, Friends! It may still be winter, but I'm looking ahead to warmer months. How about you? Once I start spending time in the garden, I'm always in search of new ideas for refreshing drinks. This festive rosemary pomegranate mocktail can be served at your Valentine's Day table and then enjoyed again as the weather gets warmer... 


refreshing rosemary pomegranate mocktail

A Special Birthday Greeting and Friday's Find #236


Thank God it's thrifty Friday, Friends! I have several fabulous vintage finds to share this week, starting with this sweet porcelain frame. I love the delicate flowers and heart shaped openings and plan to use it on my desk.  Speaking of hearts--before the rest of this week's finds, I want to wish someone dear to my heart a very happy birthday... 


thrifted vintage frame

Vintage Charm Party #119




Welcome to Vintage Charm Party #119!


My Thrift Store Addiction Vintage Charm party



We invite you to share your vintage experiences--whether it’s your latest finds, crafts, or DIYs, we’d love to hear about it.


Link up your furniture flips, roadside finds, repurposed projects, collections, home decor and more!

Red, Aqua and Blush Whimsical Cupid Valentine Diorama


Happy Wednesday, Friends! Have you heard that we're going to see bolder colors in home decor this year? Though I'm not one to follow trends, I do enjoy adding color, especially when it comes to seasonal decor. Today I'm sharing a whimsical little valentine diorama with a lot of color.  You might say that I'm playing cupid with red, aqua and blush...


repurposed valentine diorama