The perfect secondhand retro chrome toaster finally crossed my path, and I’m glad I kept the faith instead of spending waaay too much on this pink and chrome Dualit! Of course I don’t have any bread in the house, so I haven’t actually made toast in it, but I have verified that it heats up. … Continue Reading
I’ve had some great finds in recent months, but not many secondhand things can make me as gleeful as a groovy vintage hippie dress… So now the big question is, should I hem it to knee length and wear it out with sandals, or should I just leave it ankle length and run around my… Continue Reading
Last October, I found secondhand dining chairs for about $10/apiece, and I was in quite a dilemma about how to work them into my pink living/dining room. It only took me all winter and most of the spring to get it sorted out! The chairs sat painted white with those dreadful 90’s country blue seats… Continue Reading
I’m running out of space for my shoes!!! My whole left cupboard is pretty much filled with shoes and there’s no vacancy in the 18 pocket shoe rack on the back of my bedroom door! Then I’ve got 2 pairs to a box X more than I’d like to count under my bed, 11 pairs… Continue Reading
I found this tired old mirror in the back corner of my favorite secondhand shop… 35 kr. (about $7), a quick coat of white paint, so the gold still pokes through… and I’m through wondering what to hang behind the daybed :)
Aside from a few designer pieces, most of my wardrobe is secondhand/vintage, but secondhand clothing bargains are few and far between in Denmark. However, I was in the right place at the right time yesterday, and I scored this practically new coat for 120 kr! (about $23) Red is one of my favorite colors :)Perfect.
Yesterday was an amazing day in Copenhagen! I went early, stayed late, and the whole day focused on two of my favorite things… vintage shops and shoes!!! I didn’t actually buy anything, but I did see some lovely things… A pink Valantino suit with black polka dots, which was love at first sight, but honestly,… Continue Reading