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Saturday, November 26, 2011

Lighters, Pyrex & Lids - Oh My!

A few more recent finds from the mean streets of Toronto...

Some funky retro '80s lighters from a nice vintage shop, $5 a pop, but I didn't want to leave the cassette one behind & the compact one made a great gift - :p. Don't you just love them?



I found a nice lid at Value Village for a a 470-C for $1.99 - the same Value Village I found a lid for 503 refrigerator dish & an hour later I found an aqua 503 refrigerator dish at Goodwill! Well, this time about an hour after finding the lid I found these two fabulous Town & Country (472, 471) pieces, it isn't the right lid, but I definitely hope this is a new trend. The lid will go greatly on my 470-C Spring Blossom that is in my display case.


My last item that I bring you is something I found many months ago, waaaay back in August on the way home from The Toronto Zoo - a cup stand. Not vintage, still displaying the tag on the bottom from Homesense, it is still stylin' & only displaying the set of Tulip Termocrisa mugs I got for a buck each for the picture. They are usually just sitting in my cupboard.




Joining CAP CREATIONS for WHAT I LOVE ABOUT THE THRIFT STORE (where I was featured this week - YAY!).
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The Penny Worth Project.

8 comments:

  1. ADORABLE mug holder and the cups look perfect on it!!

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  2. I have never seen lighters like those. Very interesting.

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  4. Cool Lighters!! And the mug stand really makes those mugs pop!

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  5. How fun are the 80's lighters. I love them,

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  6. LOL - Joyce, I love the way you put that - pop!

    & thanks guys! The lights are way cool. They have a stash of others & I'm thinking on heading back. They have more compact ones, but not this colour.

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  7. Okay that cup stand is way cool! And your cups look fantastic on it. Thank you for sharing over at Cap Creations. Be sure to join us every Friday! ;)

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