Wednesday, December 30, 2009

Frugal Fun, Thrfity Finds, Vintage Pretties

Great fun!
Not too much money!

This is a pic of my Daughter and I at a Mom/ Daughter Bunco party!
(Can you see us, front row center?)

Is that a great idea or what?
$6.00 to play.
As I recall, Angie won $5.00, and I won $15.00,
and we both had an evening full of laughter,
junk food, and meeting new friends.
Talk about a win, win, win evening!

Below is my thrifty and vintage finds tonight.

Finally got out of the house after being sick a week.
Met the kids for 99 cent yogurt night,
then over to the thrift stores.

Found 3 pairs of vintage gloves, 1/2 price!!!
(were $2.99 a pair)

And found a hole bin of these little photo albums.
Pink leather.
about 3x4"
Holds 2 photos.
And guess who is turning these .25 cent cuties
into something special for Valentines Day. =0)

Thrifty Thursday

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Diann said...

Hi Barb!

Love those gloves!

have a happy New Year!

The Vintage Vignette said...

What a sweet photo of your daughter and you together! She looks just like her lovely mom. :)

fitty's pinky rose cottage said...

pretty gloves.. and nice photo too.. thanks for sharing..happy new year!

Coloradolady said...

Great finds, and what a sweet idea for the photo sure to show us what you do with them.....I love how someone can look at something and see the potential in the that! Have a great VTT and a wonderful New Year!

Happy Cottage Quilter said...

Love the gloves! And the photo holders will make great gifts for Valentines day. Happy New Year.


marty (A Stroll Thru Life) said...

What a great and fun post. I have enjoyed your blog this past year and really look forward to more in the coming year. Hope you have a very Blessed and Happy New Year. Hugs, Marty

Jane said...

I love those vintage gloves. I bought a couple pairs from a thrift store a few weeks back. Don't know what I'm going to do with them but they were too much fun to pass up.
Happy New Year.

LV said...

Love the group photo. Everyone looks great. Sounds like a nice way for an enjoyable time with friends and family.

Manang Kim said...

Like the white gloves and the pink photo album a great find. Happy New Year!

VTT~Old Yoke

CC said...

I love those sweet gloves and the little photo holders are just the cutest. I can't wait to see what you do with them.
Happy VTT..and have a safe and wonderful New Year. I hope it's filled with treasures and blessings..

Collected Treasures said...

Fun, Fun, Fun......and on the "cheap" just gotta love it! Adore the gloves and can't pass up a pair myself....glad to see you want to join the "quick project thursday" fun........My goal is to have it up and running by next Thursday, January 7th........the button isn't working just yet, but I will email you when it is ready to go :) happy new year.......xojana

Keetha Broyles said...

I am amazed at how white those vintage gloves still are!

When I was a child, we still wore white gloves on Sunday - - - once mine came out of the box, they were NEVER that white again. said...

Barbara Jean,
Love the gloves! I haven't played Bunco in forever. It is a blast. We used to have a ladies group, then everyone moved & had kids.
Have a safe, happy new year! Lisa

RainGardener said...

Great treasures you've been finding. I've been sitting here enjoying all of the ones in your slide show.
Sounds like your party was a lot of fun - I had a friend that use to play that with a group of women.

Anonymous said...

Divine gloves, I sort of miss the elegance of always wearing gloves-& besides they kept our hands clean!