Category archives: Vintage Treasures and Flee Market Bargains

Summer's flea market bargains - Vase Vol. 2 Summer's flea market bargains - Vase Vol. 2
  • Summer's flea market bargains - Vase Vol. 2

  • As I mentioned a few posts ago, this summer has brought me more than one new vase. May I present - The Summer's Flea Market Bargains - Vase Vol. 2! What do you think? It is hand painted, and actually quite ably so, a vase with cold-plated decorations. Each side presents its own romantic scene of a m[...]
Summer's flea market bargains - Vase Vol. 1 Summer's flea market bargains - Vase Vol. 1
  • Summer's flea market bargains - Vase Vol. 1

  • This summer has been a very fruitful time to hunt at flea markets. Flea markets are often organized jointly with summer fairs and luckily enough, there seem to be people who are willing to sell the left-overs from their spring cleaning to the ones who are more than happy to dive into some serious ru[...]
A still life with the grandmother's vase and tulips - Cherish the old in your interior A still life with the grandmother's vase and tulips - Cherish the old in your interior
Lily of the valley - A scent of forgotten romances Lily of the valley - A scent of forgotten romances
  • Lily of the valley - A scent of forgotten romances

  • The Lily of valley is definitely a flower with character. In my mind this character is romantic and connected to old-world love stories. Somehow I feel that Lily of the valley is burdened by its unique, adorable, sweet scent which has been chosen to delight so many air fresheners not so successfully[...]
Can You smell the promising scent of adventure? - Creating picturesque interiors with flea market junk (read “treasures”) Can You smell the promising scent of adventure? - Creating picturesque interiors with flea market junk (read “treasures”)
Rescue operation of a mishandled mirror – Read the true story behind the scenes Rescue operation of a mishandled mirror – Read the true story behind the scenes
Going bananas at the flea market with lamp shades! Going bananas at the flea market with lamp shades!
  • Going bananas at the flea market with lamp shades!

  • We have to admit it: We really do have a serious fixation with lamp shades! :) There are more than plenty of old lamp shades available at flea markets nearly free of charge and the temptation is too much. We have not been able to bear the thought about how good they would look if we would just uphol[...]