Junking season is in full swing

20 Mar
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Victorian baby buggy!

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Something so sweet deserves a second shot, right?

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Cute little decorative bird cage...

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Wicker desk. Sold immediately. It was TDF for sure.

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Old green basket. Didn't hang around the shop for long!

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Love the size of this piece...

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Chipped pottery. I can't resist it.

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Beveled mirrors...another one of my many weaknesses.

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This is my to-do list. It's rather lengthy, but loads of fun.

Long about the time our live oaks begin shedding their leaves, junking season seems to kick into high gear. I love spring and all its shopping opportunities. I love the crazy busy days of March and April. I even like that first little burn on the back of my neck from keeping my head bent, searching for bargains.

I just returned from a fantastic long weekend full of art and junk (more on that later). But, in typical fashion, as I was preparing to leave town last week, I got a junk tip I couldn’t resist. So…I spent a full day last week hauling treasures to the shop. Then I was forced to clean out my car (bottom picture) just in case I found even more irresistible junk in DFW. I did. Natch.

In just a few hours, I’ll be chasing yet another buying tip. Then it’s cleaning and pricing time, topped off by a wee road trip Saturday to Warrenton. Hope to see you there! Happy, happy spring!

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4 Responses to “Junking season is in full swing”

  1. Effie March 20, 2012 at 7:50 am #

    Love your treasures!!!! Sends my imagination into overload….

    You must stop by and see me at Bar W Field, my trailers are already there and we will set up on Wed. depending on the rain.

    Take care and look forward to seeing you.

    • junkology March 20, 2012 at 11:44 am #

      Effie, I’ll be in Bar W this Saturday!!! Can’t wait to see you and Karly and everyone else…Hope setup goes smoothly. Crossing my fingers for no. more. rain. xoxo

  2. Cindy Mayfield March 20, 2012 at 8:31 am #

    Same here. Had a blast finding all kinds of wonderful things on Sat. Can hardly wait to take Dad over there, he will love it. Junkity junk junk…love it! 🙂

    c

    • junkology March 20, 2012 at 11:42 am #

      You’ll be going every single week, won’t you?!

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