Hi everyone! Are you enjoying this beautiful spring? Spring in Ohio is always interesting. Sunshine, warm breezes, hail, rain, and sometimes a little frost. Good grief. We had our air conditioner on last week for a couple of 85 + degree days and woke up to a frost warning, 40 degrees and a parade from hail on Saturday.
But I’m not here to talk about the weather. The BEST part of spring is the flea markets! And garage sales! It’s a treasure hunter’s dream.
I missed one of the best flea markets of the year this past weekend in Springfield, Ohio, so I’m a little bummed about the start to my season, but I will come back strong!
My taste has evolved some in the past year, and I’ve incorporated a little more eclectic look. I am loving the tiny bit more modern style of our family room.
I looked through flea market wish lists from years past, and thought it would be fun to compare a little. See 2011’s list here.
I shared this photo, with the comment that my taste was more “neutral.’ This year I think I’d snatch up every one of these plates if the opportunity presented itself. :)
2009’s list is here. Wow, that was a LONG time ago. I was a baby blogger. Come to think of it, I still feel like a baby blogger. :)
I really loved this old tool chest that year. Never bought one, but this year I found a totally cool blue tool box that I’ll share with you soon.
So what am I looking for this year?
Vintage dishes. Always. Would love to buy some vintage Fiestaware from someone who has no idea how much it’s worth. ;)
Bicycle wheels. Must. make. more. tables.
A pair of vintage, slightly modern lamps for my family room.
An architectural piece for our bathroom wall above the tub. Preferably with a storage option.
A dresser that I can make over for more storage space in our den.
Vintage patio stuff. I’ll know it when I see it.
I guess that’s it for now. What’s on your list?
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