Sir Thrift-A-Lot ♥


Wednesday, September 7, 2016


Peace guys! I hope everyone is groovy!

Both these pieces were found in the same store months apart. The kitty is missing something (probably a ball of yarn if vintage experience has taught me anything), but displayed correctly you can't tell! 

A couple things about me in the past year & a half...

I have become single. I threw out 39 bags of vintage goods in March when I was trying to save my relationship/engagement. Sold majority of my Pyrex collection, but most of it went to good homes! I have collected some nice pieces since. I didn't step into a thrift store for over a month! Whaaaa? 

I lost 100 pounds..
But put on 15 when I moved to Windsor.
I hurt my back & then my foot, so couldn't work out. I know, right?

& yes, I am no longer in Toronto. Thrifting up the Windsor Detroit area. Always a good time! Hope ya'll are good.

You can follow me on Instagram:
personal: @uwillknowmebythelengthofmyname
(a lot of selfies, but will be posting more vintage shots when I move!)
shop: @shopsirthriftalot

Thanks for reading!

16 comments:

  1. There are many emotions rolling around in that post, but most of all, I hope you are doing well RIGHT NOW!

    Come...show us a good time!

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  2. so nice to see you back ...i think weve all been having a weird time

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  3. What a crazy life you have endured. Hoping calmer waters ahead for you and lots more vintage goodies for us!

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  4. Good to see you back! Sometimes life just stinks. Sounds like you are working your way to the bright side. Love that kitty!

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  5. I was so sad to read that tings didn't work out and that you were single. Oh well, it happens but I sense that you are a winner and a survivor and everything will be okay and that you will find love and happiness again.
    As much as I love finding and keeping treasures as you do too, I was glad to read that you got rid of a lot of things...we do walk a fine line, don't we?

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  6. Oh man! That was quite the roller coaster ride! I missed reading your blog and I am happy you are back!

    Take care,

    Valerie x

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  7. I always wonder why we can't be matched up with a person who loves collecting
    Buying and selling as much as we do??
    My husband gripped constantly to get rid of my stuff
    So we divorced and I still have my stuff
    Well some of it LOL
    Enjoy life and make your self happy
    No one else will

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  8. Welcome back. We have all missed you.

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