Monday, 13 May 2013

Magpie Monday hitting the jackpot

I regularly watch antique shows and think I'd love to spot one of those , but sometimes when you go into charity shops it's the same old tat, those copies of fifty Shades of Grey , knitted doll toilet roll holders (classy) and a pair of flares circa 1978.

But the other day as I waltzed into the local Charity shop I spied two items and I just knew I had to have them.

The items in question are a Victorian coal scuttle and an arts and craft table all for £20 the cat however is my own. I really think I need an Aspidistra plant to out into the coal scuttle I think it would suit it magnificently.



7 comments:

  1. Good bargains there. Love the shape of the table.

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  2. I'd love buy an old painting because it's pretty and discover it's worth four figures!

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  3. The table is really beautiful. Did you decide whether you're going to paint it or leave as is?

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    1. I think I am going to leave the table although ..I may be tempted..

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  4. Love the table and your beautiful cat!

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  5. I think you should keep Jack in the coal scuttle. It's a bit of respite for him from the evil paws of Rollie.

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  6. a nice hanging plant to drape down the table. You could send us the col skuttle and we will use it for coal.

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