Saturday, March 14, 2009

Free Finds…

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I found thirteen planters in the garbage in the neighborhood. I love the design on the four in the picture above – see close up of the design in the photo below.

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I was thinking of painting the pots black and putting them in my next garage sale. What color do you think I should paint them? There are actually five pots in the picture below…one is stuck inside the other…I need to figure out how to get it out.

I noticed on the ones below that they say Target sample and have the name of the buyer. Makes sense since Target is headquartered in Minneapolis.

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Renee @ Cottage Lifestyle


C Maisy said...

are you kidding me. those pots are are really pretty.
i can't believe people throw stuff like that out!
have fun making money on them.
Watcha gonna spend it on??

Momovthree said...

Oh my gosh, awesome finds!!! I'm a proud garbage picker too. lol :)

Jen r. said...

great free finds!

Susan said...

Those were some excellent finds!!! Love them!

Antiques and More Blog said...

Those are great! I love digging in the trash for goodies.


Raggedy Girl said...

You must live in a neighborhood with a really higher class of trash. But they are real finds.

from a Raggedy Roberta Anne

jennifer said...

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Allidink said...

Wow! Neat finds, and nothing beats free! I think the pots would look good black.

All the best,

Susan said...

The copper onesare to die for! I just found your blog this morning, it's darling! I would also keep an eye and that persons trash, it's sounds like they work for Target. You might score some cool stuff on a regular basis. good luck!

ALVN of WhisperWood Cottage said...

So jealous!