I know, in my last post I said I would be concentrating on unfashioning.
But if you know me, you'll know that I change my mind all the time.
Today I took the day off work (thanks boss, if you're reading this).
And I couldn't resist hitting four op-shops, despite several torrential downpours.
Left to right, top to bottom:
1940s? painted wooden spill holder
1970s yellow enamelled mini milk pail
1950s ceramic plant pot
amazing blue and green hand-potted vase (it had only been put out half an hour before)
striped cotton sheet (like the ones I had as a child)
Belleek plate (which matches 3 other pieces I have)
Red and turquoise dress
3 half slips (to use as skirt linings)
brown and orange blouse
all in a tan vinyl suitcase.
I nearly forgot - and this tiny little pot with Japanese ladies:
The most expensive item was the suitcase, at $15.
I had to make a second trip to the shop as I forgot it first time around.
The polyester dress is a size 14 and is too small for me, so let me know if you are interested in a giveaway.