Friday, December 3, 2010

Recent purchases and junk finds

I haven't started my Christmas decorating yet..but have promised the girls that this will be the weekend. That's if Mr K gets the tree and decorations down from the roof in the garage???

A couple of weeks ago I purchase a gorgeous stocking and clay tags from the lovely Ness at Marley and Lockyer.

 I was sooo delighted with them...

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Thanks Ness

 I have also spent some of my birthday gift card on these....


  Beautiful birdie cloche...yay..I adore it.....love.. love.. love

We also needed a calender and this was the perfect solution....  all from Bed Bath N Table


I needed some storage for the kitchen and these jars from Provincial Home Living ...were a fabulous price....




I have  been after a wire basket for a long time..couldn't believe my luck when I found this at  a junk dealer...still need more though....



The old silver trophy came from  the same place..

And remember those gorgeous cafe curtains that I found in spotlight....well here they are cut and re sewn adorning the doors of my repainted TV cabinet.



And there is a beautiful bird tag from the gorgeous Michele at paper tree design. I won some in her giveaway and they were so fantastic I purchased more.... you can find her here

Yes I know I promised to show this room but it is no where near finished.. I hope to have it done soon but the sewing of couch covers has proven to be a mammoth job.

Also need to find the perfect lamps...oh  well these things take time...

Sometime and some how I still need to shop for Christmas....sigh ...panic.....scream...panic..

Have a fabulous weekend..


21 comments:

  1. Your new purchase are all so lovely, I really like your new calender it looks wonderful, actually I really like all of your new things. Have a great weekend Kym. xx

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  2. Your buys are terrific as is your taste. I have the same provincial living jars and almost the same carte postale calender. We use it everyday. Now is the fabric on the sideboard, the cafe curtains? I am been keeping an eye out to see what you do with it. It looks great. Nice work Kym.

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  3. Hi Kym....!

    THANK YOU so much for dropping by to help celebrate my 100th post....I'm CHUFFED you liked the line up of prizes.... :o) !!

    I'm LOVING your colour scheme and am wondering what colour your sideboard is....It looks black but not a TRUE black....Also is it a low sheen or a matt....I think it looks VERY handsome....!

    Well I must away....Your entries are in the tub & I have my fingers for LUCK....!

    Cheers for now,
    Tamarah :o)

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  4. ....CROSSED for LUCK....DOH....!

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  5. What great finds, love that calendar. All the best with the Christmas shopping. G

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  6. Absolutely gorgeous! Love it all! Don't you just love Bed Bath N table and Provincial Home Living! I'm hoping to get vouchers from each for Christmas! I have those apples and pasta in my chicken canisters too! Love what you have done with the Spotlight cafe curtains.

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  7. Ah, Kym! Utter gorgeousness. A woman after my own heart. Now I'm going to ask Mr Google if BB&T have an online shop as we don't have one in Hobart :(. Oh, and I'm going to case the joint at Spotlight tomorrow - that fabric is divine. Most impressive! J x

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  8. Hi Kym,
    I think we need to go shopping together
    !! You have been to all of my fave shops.
    Lovely treasures , I'm rather envious.
    Donna xx

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  9. It does take time, which I've decided is a good thing! That way you'll probably bump into the perfect piece..You bought some gorgeous things..Rachaelxx

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  10. I like it that rooms take time to do. If they'`re done all at once I sometimes think the effect can be a bit flat.

    I love all your new buys. The calendar looks especially gorgeous.

    Sarahx

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  11. I love those chicken jars! And the fabric you have sewn is so pretty! Have a lovely week, Kellie xx

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  12. Kym, everything looks fab. I love all the things you bought, especially the bird cloche.
    Pamela xx

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  13. Wow, you have been so busy but it was all worth it-everything looks stunning!

    Did you get your tree up on the weekend? Can't wait to see some pictures!

    Best wishes for a fabulous week,
    Natasha.

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  14. So many lovely things, Kym! Love the old trophy. xx

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  15. Absolutely adore all your purchases - they just look great together and quite frankly, I wouldn't mind moving in! Jane @ the girl in the brick house.

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  16. I love your purchases, especially your calender, cant wait to see your xmas decorations all done it will be beautiful Im sure !!!

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  17. Gorgeous purchases Kym! I love your tags from Miss Ness and am oh so envious of your wire basket! ~ Tina xx

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  18. So glad you like the goodies...and I do love what you have done with the fabric.
    Ness xx

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  19. The clay tags are divine. For the Christmas tree? Or will you give them away as presents?

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  20. Love what you have done with those curtains from Spotlight ~ perfect!
    alicia

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  21. Love the calendar, they have some lovely little things at bed bath and table, dont they? I think I could spend fortune in there!!!
    hope you had a very lovely weekend,
    laura c xx

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