Thursday, April 1, 2010

Thrifty Thursday


I'm always happy to take part in Thrifty Thursday as well as check out my fellow bloggers and their great finds! Check it out!
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Today I'll take you shopping with me to my favorite local thrift store - The Daisy.

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This is Margaret; she's just one of many lovely volunteers. She asked me one day last week if I worked at The Daisy! She said she sees me there so often!What! Well .... I, I, I, I ..... ahhh, er er er er!!

(Excuse me whilst I put on my shades!!)

Just ignore Margaret!

She's old and is obviously experiencing some confusion!!

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The Daisy is a small store; just this one room containing one rack of ladies blouses, one rack of sweaters, 2 shelves of shoes, etc. But they do fairly brisk trade; so "new" stock is put out frequently.


(That's my $6 Frenchies purse sitting open on the counter; it does not contain mouchous dinero! But it does have a pretty green debit card with $47.28 on it!)

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In order to ease my delicate sensibilities and regain my composure after Margaret's error, I bought these choice items:
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2 pretty summer skirts ($3.50 ea)



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2 silky camisoles in lovely spring colors ($2 ea)*

1 very pretty quilted spring jacket w/ coordinating scarf

($6 and 1 respectively)

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These items have the making of a really cute Easter outfit for church, wouldn't you say?

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4 more days until I get to eat Chocolate again!!

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And don't forget to enter my giveaway!

I draw for the winner tonight (around 11 pm Atlantic time)





12 comments:

Linda said...

I love these small thrift shops. Such great items and great prices and wonderful people.

Eva Gallant said...

I especially like the first skirt and the jacket. Nice finds!

Suburban Princess said...

I love the jacket!

Garden of Egan said...

Beautiful finds again my dear.
Enjoy the chocolate.

Nezzy said...

Looks like a great place to get all spiffed up for Easter. You enjoy your chocolate, nab an ear for me...'K'???

Have the best day sweetie!!!

Grandma Yellow Hair said...

I don't blame you I would be there a lot too if I had a place like that around here. lol
Great buys...hope ole Margaret thinks you have a twin...lol
Take care and did you enter my giveaway that ends at midnight tonight..two Paul Deen pans...
Take care
Maggie

THELOOKING_GLASS said...

I love those skirts, love the lavender camisole very cute. but what's shocking to me is the price tag.. WoW I need a Daisy in my neck of the woods!

Su-sieee! Mac said...

No april fools joke here!:-) I especially like your skirt-with-the- flowers-find.

Beth said...

I love those camisoles. Those are such on the fence items that you know your will wear forever.

Jeanne said...

Your shopping is right up my alley. Love those thrifty bargains. It is all just darling, especially the price. BIG smile. Easter finery is a bonus.

Happy Easter
Love, Jeanne

ethelmaepotter! said...

We don't have finds like these in our thrift stores.
By the way, I have been mistaken for store personnel more than once...not because I'm a frequent customer, but because I am a perfectionist and am always straightening the books, records, pictures, etc!

wendy said...

as always....good finds.
You must have quite the wardrobe with everything you find there.

happy Easter.