Tag Archives: Vintage


Oh dear, I totally forgot that Thanksgiving is next week here in the U.S.  I got a bunch of pictures ready to upload, but there was a tiny niggle in the back of my mind, so I didn’t actually upload … Continue reading

Posted in Holidays | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Leaves are Falling and Autumn is Calling

Well, we’re finally to my favorite time of the year—fall!  I didn’t think we were going to get one since it was 90°F just a week ago.  Sometimes in northern Colorado we go right from summer to winter, and then … Continue reading

Posted in Friday Finds | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Whaaat? A Mostly “Good” Post?

We are only about mid-summer as far as our photos go.  We had a couple of weeks where we kept running into interesting or good things.  We are always on the lookout for bad stuff, but we can’t ignore the … Continue reading

Posted in Friday Finds | Tagged , , , , , | 2 Comments

Our Top Ten Favorite Finds … So Far

In honor of our 500th post, we’re sharing our all-time top ten finds and having a fabulous giveaway, to boot.  To enter the giveaway, post a comment here, on the Doll Divas link, or on the Second Hand Roses Facebook page.  … Continue reading

Posted in Giveaways, True Confessions | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 8 Comments

Chain Reaction

Do you ever buy something that triggers an avalanche of work?  Kathy found a cool mid-century modern cabinet in a local consignment shop, modestly priced at $140.  It’s light oak, made in Yugoslavia, and originally sold for $32.50!  Well, I … Continue reading

Posted in Friday Finds, True Confessions | Tagged , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Baby, It’s Hot Outside!

I’m not going to complain about the weather, although we seem to give up on garage sales earlier if it’s over 90 °F.  The glare from the hot, hot sun makes even our snark go away.  Thank goodness we’ve had a … Continue reading

Posted in Friday Finds | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Viva Las Vegas

We’re back from the International Fashion Doll Convention safe and as sound as we ever are.  We had loads of fun, did some new things (slot tournament), met lots of nice people, shopped, and of course, bought lots of dolls … Continue reading

Posted in Friday Finds, Vacation Fun | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment