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One of my favorite ways to while away the hours is treasure hunting at yard sales, thrift stores, flea markets, and Etsy shops.

When my daughter opened her lovely shop,
Storied, at http://www.storied.etsy.com and introduced me to this wonderful site, I knew that I could finally, officially, have a reason to go on my treasure hunts.

Vintage has always held a special place in my heart. I love imagining who owned the item and what particular stories are connected to it. (Was it cherished and cared for, how did it get that little ding or chip, or who sat for hours and lovingly handstitched those tiny embroidery or crocheted stitches?)

As I search for buried treasure, sometimes items are just too pretty or too special to leave behind sitting in an old cardboard box or on a dusty…

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  • Born on May 26
  • Joined September 11, 2009

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One of my favorite ways to while away the hours is treasure hunting at yard sales, thrift stores, flea markets, and Etsy shops.

When my daughter opened her lovely shop,
Storied, at http://www.storied.etsy.com and introduced me to this wonderful site, I knew that I could finally, officially, have a reason to go on my treasure hunts.

Vintage has always held a special place in my heart. I love imagining who owned the item and what particular stories are connected to it. (Was it cherished and cared for, how did it get that little ding or chip, or who sat for hours and lovingly handstitched those tiny embroidery or crocheted stitches?)

As I search for buried treasure, sometimes items are just too pretty or too special to leave behind sitting in an old cardboard box or on a dusty shelf. (Besides, how could I do that after hearing their stories?) Even though these treasures are only inanimate objects, I'm positive that they still are capable of bringing joy to someone. After all, they were meant to be loved.

Now, as I share them with you, perhaps you'll find one that touches your heart.

PS.... I love the thrill of the hunt so if you are looking for something special, convo me and if ever I come across it, you'll be the first to know.

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