Tuesday, July 16, 2013

Come Check Out My Vintage Finds from Pennsylvania

Hello, While visiting Pennsylvania in June, I took a day to visit some of my favorite places that I loved to shop when I lived there! Here are some finds that I purchased and wanted to share with you. This french market basket was something that I have been looking and wanting for a quite a long time....So I came across this one and bought it.....I love the look of it along with the cute little wheels.

I actually paid only $75 for this and knew it was a great deal.  Lately I have been seeing them listed as high as $150 and not in the best of shape.  

See the linen above?  My mother bought this for me for my birthday.  It is also a vintage bureau scarf that I draped over the back of basket....This piece is also in great condition.....Love it!!!!

I also visited one of my favorite shops, Acorn Cottage Style.....I had so much fun in there since I had a gift certificate from my husband he gave me for my birthday.....I was like a little kid in a candy shop, HA!

Now check out the vintage linen pillow that I found there.....

I love the intricate hand embroidery on it along with the cute little red buttons. This is now one of my favorite pillows....If you already don't know, I have a crush on pillows!!  The pillow was embroidered sometime in the 1950s and is in excellent shape.....

Oh and guess what else I found?  Well I will share with you another time.....

Have you found any vintage finds lately?

Thanks for stopping by.



  1. I love the pretty linen your mother gave you and the pillow is charming. It makes me want to go shopping...

  2. love the market basket! i've only found one in my seven years of actively selling + wish every day that i had kept it for myself!

  3. Hi Kelly,
    I love the market basket and I agree you got a great price on that. I love the pillow too. Great finds.

  4. That french market basket is so neat! My favorite part is the wheels. :) I love pillows too and you sure found a pretty one. Have a great week!

  5. Wow. What a great basket. I love pillows too and the needlework on that one is very well done.

  6. Sounds like a good time. Love the market basket you found! Yes, that's a great price.
    Mary Alice

  7. Beautiful finds! I love your market basket!

  8. I always love the vintage linens. So pretty,, The basket is awesome and you can use it with a variety of things. Great job antiquing!

  9. How pretty! I love that basket!

  10. Great finds! Love embroideried items! The basket is beautiful too!

  11. I'm jealous of your market basket! One of those is definitely on my list.

  12. YOu were very close to where I live!!!! I love WEst Chester and shop there often. I wish we could have had lunch!!!
    I adore the french market basket!!!! So fun!!!

  13. Popping in from FNF...I LOVE your French market basket!!! You're so lucky to have come across that and for such a great price too!

  14. That was a great find! Everytime I see one of those they cost a fortune!

  15. That was a successful shopping trip! That market basket is amazing!




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