I’m happy to report that quite a few vintage finds came home with me this past weekend! On our road trip through Maine we hit up some great antique stores and treasure-filled barns. On Thursday night we stayed in Camden with a friend and had some luck at the Antique Mall there (awesome wooden signs!) … More Maine Antique Scene
I came across this post a while ago and couldn’t agree more! It speaks specifically to vintage clothing but can be applied to all vintage and I thought it deserved a little graphic. There’s nothing like the thrill of finding that one unique and interesting piece. The Olsen twins shop vintage. Do you?
Even though I’ve been 5 times now, the Brimfield Antique Show never ceases to amaze me. I always think I’m mentally prepared, but it’s always the same full on sensory overload. As soon as I step into the field my head is on constant swivel. Yesterday the May 2013 show kicked off and it was … More Brimfield May 2013 Finds
Ladies and gentlemen, it’s that time of year again! The first of the three Brimfield Antique Shows of the season is kicking off tomorrow and I can’t wait to do some exploring. If you’re unfamiliar, Brimfield is the largest outdoor antique show in the country. Thousands of vendors set up in a one mile stretch … More Brimfield is Back!
My boyfriend and I exchanged gifts earlier this week since he is traveling home to see his family this holiday. He got me several books that I’m so excited to flip through over the break, one being “Thrifty Chic: Interior Style on a Shoestring” (how well does he know my taste!?) The Intro of the … More Thrifty Chic: Interior Style on a Shoestring
I wanted to share this sweet collection of Christmas cards that we found in my grandmother’s home. We think they’re from my great grandmother and I love that she saved the small cards as mementos of each holiday. She had quite the collection and each is in perfect condition. I guess I know where my … More Christmas Past
This weekend a group of us was very lucky to attend the 2nd weekend of Christmas Prelude in Kennebunkport for the second year in a row. Saturday was drizzly and cloudy, but with an intense day of shopping scheduled and weren’t deterred in the least. The first stop of the day was at Antiques on … More Christmas Prelude in Kennebunkport
Don’t you love how the most simple decor can become the most striking? Sometimes it’s the little things right in front of you that can be a powerhouse of inspiration….if you just slow down long enough to notice them. My family and I were lucky to spend Thanksgiving weekend at my Grandfather’s in Western Massachusetts … More the Small Things