Monday, January 7, 2013

Garage Sale Treasures

Everyday on my way home from work I would pass by this street a couple of blocks from where I live. Its your usual street lined with houses and cars parked out front, not really a busy street and not super interesting. Except for this one house. A brown house with a high gate and a small stall in front with a sign that read "Garage Sale". I normally go straight home after work so I could be with the baby but this time around I decided to check it out, especially since I keep seeing these colorful bowls and jars on display.
Look at the treasures I found!
They were all in really good shape too. A little bit of cleaning and they looked practically new! The set of green bowls even had the price tag attached to it.
The red baking dishes really made me happy because when I peeked underneath...
What a find! A Paula Deen baking dish!
And another excellent find at this garage sale was this...
It's an 8-inch cake stand with a cover and a christmas village design. Absolutely lovely! I was ecstatic over my finds!
Do you want to know what the best part about the garage sale was? I bought 5pcs soup bowls, 2pcs baking dish, and a cake stand with a cover and everything cost me only 15 dollars!

You can imagine how HUGE my smile was when I got home!


  1. Wow! Really lucky!
    I've been looking for garage sales too... unfortunately there's not even one near where I live.

    Congrats on the purchase! They're all indeed lovely!

    1. Thanks Peach! There should be more garage sales around noh? Sometimes I get intimidated going in by myself though hehe. hope to see you again soon!

  2. Ling you are sooo lucky! Fab finds! Sana meron din ganyan malapit sa min :)

    1. I couldn't believe it too Aikko! I just saw the colorful jars but didn't expect to find lots of other great stuff :) yey!