Liberty Antiques Festival, Part II

As promised, here’s what went home with me:

A little gift for Tim.  He loves old matchbooks, and the Pioneer Club is one of our Vegas favorites.

A 1930 Sears catalog.  I love these for dating and for fabric identification:

I had to have these lawn chairs.  I’ve been looking for a pair for a while at a reasonable price:

Super seahorse fabric, soon to be a casual blouse for the beach:

A sports cap, probably late 40s.  You’d be surprised at how hard it is to find items like this:

A super pair of 1960s booties.  I love these so much:

And I rarely buy aprons, but this one I had to have.  The print is of postcards from around the USA.

Plus four 1950s The State magazines (a North Carolina travel and industry magazine)  and a black and lace early 1930s dress.  I spent a total of $106.  So, how did I do?


Posted by KeLLy Ann:

I am totally into that catalog. 

Monday, April 26th 2010 @ 10:08 AM

Posted by Holly:

How’d you do? You done good! Really great finds, Lizzie. I’m having trouble choosing a favorite, but I think the boots are something else! 

Wednesday, April 28th 2010 @ 9:36 AM

Posted by Sarah:

That haul qualifies for a prize, I reckon, especially at that total expenditure! 

I agree with Holly – everything is a prize item, but those boots are super special. Are you going to wear them or are they destined for the collection?

Saturday, May 1st 2010 @ 10:21 AM

Posted by Lizzie:

Sarah, They are for the collection, as they are too large for me. But I’d love to have a pair that fits! Small Earth Vintage had a similar pair on etsy a while back, and I’ve kicked myself a 1000 times for not snapping them up. 

Saturday, May 1st 2010 @ 5:42 PM

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