Tuesday, April 24, 2012
Recent Thrift Store Finds
Both of the cabinets hold a shelf or would. The one on the left is missing the cleats that hold the shelf in place but we do have that shelf. The small top right drawer is divided for silverware. I've seen just loads of these buffets on blogs lately dressed in a new coat of chalk paint. Not sure if I want to do that or not. I'd like to live with the piece for a bit and get a feel for it.
I am so happy to have it home. This will not be it's permanent resting spot.
The buffet was the last item I bought that day and was a most happy discovery, but I'd already found these two pictures:
I love that the pictures look more like magazine illustrations than faux paintings. The sticker from the back says: Distinctively Styled MC Pictures, MC Picture Corp. Louisville Ky Both of the pictures bear the name "Snyder".
I also found this little lovely:
It was a good day for treasure. While I was in the store that day I put my name on the waiting list for booth space. I think it's time I shared some of my treasures so I can keep bringing home new ones.