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Monday, April 15, 2013

Thrift Store Treasures!


The sun is shinning here in Port Angeles, so the kids and I are playing outside.  Chalk art is the most fun!  But while I have a moment alone, I'm going to show you my latest Thrift Treasures.


For $1 I got this packet of USPS Bright Eyes Stamps that included 10 folding note cards.


How cool is this? $1...really?  I LOVE finding stamps at Goodwill.  


Picked up this Laurel Burch stationary for .50 cents (I've always admired her artwork).


Got tons of used stamps- many of them from Europe.  I was able to find several unused USA stamps in the pile to make up for the $6 that I spent on them (score).



I'm addicted- what can I say?  .20 cent chicken memo pad?  YES please! Thank you James Dean for being so damn gorgeous that they put you on a stamp. Yummy!
Now, I better publish this post, so that I can go write some letters- I wanna use some of my new Bright Eyes stamps.
I LOVE THE MAIL!

10 comments:

  1. OK. I am seriously jealous. NO WAY would we find things like that at the Goodwills here in SF.

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  2. Really? I'm always so jealous of all of your finds. If only there was a SCRAP or paper fair type event around here- I'd go broke, my friend.

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  3. so glad your back on line! I got your letter, Thanks!
    I hope to make some mail art soon.

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  4. I need to shop at YOUR thrift stores. I've never found stamps at mine!

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  5. I've never found stamps at the thrift store, either! That would be amazing! I've come out with some pretty great hauls at auctions, though. What fun!

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  6. OK! I admit it .. jealous! No thrift shops here ... miss them terribly. I will live through your adventures. You really scored! Have fun with your treasures. hugs, Donna

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  7. So much fun! Good for you. Now I know where the parrot came from. Thanks! There are so many stamps I've never seen. My loss, surely. Well, maybe not since discovering them now is such fun.

    Lovely posts.

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  8. Neat finds! Hey, I used to have that cat stationary!

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