Frifty Friday finds on Thrifting Tuesday


lobster tcloth, originally uploaded by drewzel.

Friday’s visit to the oppy yielded a rather special vintage lobster tablecloth, which made me go squee! And the teapot with a chrome cosy was thrifted the Friday before that. [You may recall I was coveting one a while ago]. Everything all set for a tea party at the Portionvilla.

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7 Responses to “Frifty Friday finds on Thrifting Tuesday”


  1. 1 CurlyPops Tuesday, July 15, 2008 at 12:31 pm

    That tablecloth is perfect for a happy table setting (especially when it involves cake and tea)

  2. 2 ethel loves fred Tuesday, July 15, 2008 at 12:55 pm

    Milk, no sugar for me thanks! Oh and I can I smoke outside?

  3. 3 nellbe Tuesday, July 15, 2008 at 1:28 pm

    Ahh, I glad you got a teapot! My mum has the exact same one!

  4. 4 Jess at button beauty Tuesday, July 15, 2008 at 4:33 pm

    Superb tablecloth! Just what we need for Friday fish n chips!

  5. 5 Helen Wednesday, July 16, 2008 at 12:39 pm

    I’ll have some Roibos Ta!

  6. 6 drewzel Wednesday, July 16, 2008 at 1:04 pm

    Yes to all! HP smokes outside, I’m always up for fish’n’chips, and roibos is one of my favourites too. I’ve also got a French Earl Grey that’s rather lovely.
    xx drewzel

  7. 7 Elizabeth Saturday, July 19, 2008 at 4:21 am

    I love both the tablecloth and the tea cozy! Great retro finds!


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