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Last Saturday I spent a fun morning in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania with a friend at the Gettysburg Outdoor Antique Show. We’d been trying to go for the past three years. Let me tell you the third time was a charm. I want to share that fun with you. Leave a comment about the item you like to collect and you will have a chance to win one of the books or brooches. Open to US only. Comments must be posted by midnight EDT on May 30, 2017. I’ll use Random.org to pick a winner.
I’ve been collecting vintage tablecloths since the mid 90s. I haven’t bought one for a long time but couldn’t resist this just in time for summer tablecloth!
I bought these buttons first. I fell in love with the colors!
I couldn’t resist a couple of vintage postcards out of the thousands there. The top one is Portland, ME. The bottom is Fort Walton Beach, Florida where we used to live.
And how could I resist this cool magazine with a Coke ad on the back.
Then we found books! I’d never heard of the Dana Sisters.
I fell in love with the cover of this Nancy Drew:
And this Hardy Boys mystery:
I found an H to add to my collection. The woman who I bought it from said it was a bridle ornament.
Then some cute pins:
And finally this old silver fork turned into a brooch: