weekend finds

We were able to go away for the weekend with some friends, and had a great time relaxing in beautiful Central Oregon!

I managed to hit a couple estate sales before we left on Friday, and then we (the girls) snuck out for a couple hours on Sunday to hit some antique shops.

My first item was this vintage camera:

Then I found a treasure trove of Christmas ornaments!

I'm already squirreling away fall and Christmas items.
These were a major steal- super high quality too.
I love the aged metal tops!

We went to some awesome vintage and antique stores in downtown Redmond, Oregon.
I can't wait to go back. Incredible prices, and lots of good stuff!

I bought a little terrarium:

Can't wait to play around with some seasonal changes for this guy.
For now, it's housing some vintage books.
It was in a shop called Cottage ??? something!! I wish I could remember their name because they are new owners, and they had lots of cute, very well priced items.  The terrarium was only $15.

We also went to a really cute shop called Gypsy Flea Mercantile.  While we were shopping,
I just missed out on some vintage trophies!! Darn!

But, I did find these vintage travel liquor bottles.
Love the labels!
I actually purchased four, but one - the Scotch bottle- accidentally got left behind during the wrapping process.  I called the shop owner and she was very sweet, and is sending me the other one.

I have some other photos on my Instagram of some of the cuteness we saw in the area.  Lots of great shops and places to eat.   I will definitely go back to this area next time.

Today I found a few more treasures- some which will be heading to Etsy, and some to my space at Aunt Bee's House:

My love of oval frames.  I plan to put something cut in it, I promise!  ;)
The trophy is metal and a nice size.
(sorry it's so blurry, my lens is doing some wonky stuff recently....)

Vintage children's books:

And my favorite find today- a set of three glass decanters and a mini vintage bottle.
These will be staying local- stuff like this is hard to ship with out it getting damaged.

Fun fun fun!

Mark your calendars for a couple important upcoming events-

Sunday, August 19 is the last parking lot sale of the year for Aunt Bee's House.

September 14 & 15 is the Deepwood Vintage Market.

Both are chock full of awesome vendors and great finds.

I am so looking forward to nesting before school starts back up in a month!
Organizing, relaxing, and getting projects done!

Any great finds for you over the weekend?


  1. You found some great stuff! Love your old camera especially.

    Glad you got to shop!

  2. Great finds. Those stuff looks cool. I also fell in love with the camera.
    house and land packages Pearsall 

  3. Look at that loot! You really scored! The metal topped ornaments are absolutely lovely!

  4. Oh, I love this little terrarium! I have so many ideas how to use it that I should get my own one! =) xo Anja @ cocalores.blogspot.com

  5. You sure found some fabulous treasures. What a deal on the terrarium, it looks so sweet with the books inside. Love the camera, bottles, and ornaments too.


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