Weekend Antique Shopping

22 Feb

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This post is nothing groundbreaking, but I just had to share my two newest finds.

Last weekend, I spent another Sunday wandering the aisles of my favorite antique store, Sheffield Antiques. My mom and I have probably spent a year collectively in this store, and have found treasures from furniture to Christmas ornaments.

This weekend, the treasure hunting was just as fun. Here’s what a brought home:

Antique Dinner Plate

Antique Dinner Plate 2

Antique Dinner Plate 3

Isn’t it so pretty? At less than $20, I couldn’t pass it up. Can’t you just imagine it with some cute little appetizers on top? And, y’all know I love peacocks.

I’ve been picking up pretty plates at antique stores for years, hoping to build an eclectic collection. I love the look of a mix-and-match tablescape, don’t you? Here’s hoping one day I’ll have just that.

Antique Bird Cage

Antique Bird Cage 2

I’ve been looking for some height for this hall table (also found at Sheffield, naturally) since after Christmas, when I removed the little Christmas tree that was here. This bird cage fits the bill, and looks beautifully simple lit from within with a candle.

Have y’all found any treasures lately?

One Response to “Weekend Antique Shopping”


  1. It’s All Coming Together « Every Day Pretty - June 4, 2012

    […] I also mixed in some of my favorite dishes and mugs for some color. The bowls and mugs are from anthropologie and the plates are a mix I’ve picked up from antique stores over the years (like this one). […]

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