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Tuesday, October 20, 2009

It is Done

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     The afternoon of moving and shuffling treasures from one place to another was successful- well , at least until I realized I had a couch left on the truck that needed to go back to my house. Oops.

     My daughters’ newly upholstered pieces are amazing, and I hope she will post her –re-done finds on her blog Three Hermanas.

     Here are some of the passengers on our journey today- all found at flea markets, garage sales, and my mother’s garage closet.

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     The coffee table in the background and the kneeler were from a flea market. The two rockers belonged to my mother.

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     The chaise is from a flea market in Houston.

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     And my mother’s trunk- I have had plans for it for so long.  Maybe the time is near.

     I am off to take a muscle relaxer. This was quite a day.  Sigh.

     Join other flea market shoppers at the wonderful Flea Market Style.

15 comments:

Blondie's Journal said...

Wow!! Lots of good stuff going on that truck. Would love to see what you do with your mother's trunk!

Feel better soon!

xoxo
Jane

Lou Cinda said...

I know you are glad this part is over!! Can't wait to see the finished product!!

Lou Cinda :)

Anonymous said...

We got to see some of the action. David and I were VERY impressed!! Good going, Laura.
Karen
Ladybug Creek

Debra @ Common Ground said...

Whew, glad that's done. Did your husband notice?
Usually if you give them enough snacks in front of the TV they're oblivious! Rest up!

Martha said...

Nice things! Love the chaise!

Dixie said...

coveting the chaise... ;)

Poolside with the Girls said...

Love that trunk!!!!

Mid-Atlantic Martha said...

Love that chaise -- you should hop right on that and put your pretty little feet up after all that moving.

Marguerite said...

Love the wicker rockers! Take a breather, you've earned it!

My Shabby Rose Cottage said...

You know Laura...I recognized that truck!!! I live in McAllen! You have to visit my blog..I am now a follower of yours.

Warm Hugs,
Linda

Amy said...

Wow...what big finds! No wonder why your muscles ache!!

Deb said...

good for you Laura...you pulled it off....would love to have that chaise lounge and trunk....

Dixie said...

cooler weather? me too Laura... me too!

Bellamere Cottage said...

Hi Laura!

That's some serious moving! I love your "finds". There is just nothing like finding a great treasure, is there? :-)

Hugs,
Spencer

Anne Marie said...

my aunt has my granparent's trunk when they came from Hungary.......oh would I love that! (your trunk reminded me - in a pleasant way)....

I'll have to check out your daughter's blog!
and your comment from morning till night? I'll think on that Laura.......that would be kind of fun to do it video and photo style no?

hope you have a great weekend, in case I'm not back here before then....

Blessings,
Anne Marie

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