June 26, 2012

Teacups and Tablecloths

Mowed the lawn  =  check
Cleaned the furnace room  =  check
Found some bargains  =  double check

I was lucky enough to find 2 vintage barkcloth tablecloths.  One was gold and one was aqua.  Both have some staining that I will work to remove.  They were only $4 each.  Amazing.  I love old tablecloths!

The gold one is perfect in my sunroom and I have something special in mind for the aqua one (stay tuned for  July's giveaway ;).

The wonderful lady from whom I bought my wheelbarrow is clearing her Mother's house.  Her Mom has moved to a retirement home so  I was also able to get some shelves for my basement and these 2 teacups.  I love them!

This cute red and white cup and saucer appealed to my love of red.  The gold accents just sparkle.

I love these over the top gilded Japanese cups.  You don't see them around here very much and this one looks like it has never been used.  All in all, a very profitable day.



  1. Hello! Do you have a good remedy for tablecloth stains? I've tried various products with some success, but not always. Sounds as if you and I enjoy similar items. Glad to have found you!

  2. Looks like you had a great day. Lovely treasures!
    Thanks for stopping by, Mary Alice

  3. I love the vintage tablecloths and the teacups also. Hope you can get the stains out, I'm not much good at that sort of thing.

  4. These are wonderful vintage tablecloths. Your lucky to find all these! :D


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