Going to auctions is one of my favourite past-times. I probably attended my first auction when I was four with my dad. I loved hunting through boxes and boxes of
I'm sure because I was introduced to auctions at such a young age, it most certainly has something to do with my overwhelming love for antiques. I feel like antiques just have so much character and "soul".
There are very few items in our house that haven't been purchased second hand. I'm pretty sure that our mattress and box spring, flat screen TVs, couch, recliner and dining room table are the only things that were purchased new and unused.
I did find a few items this weekend, and am very happy with my finds.
I've been searching for a full length antique mirror for our bedroom now for......oh, probably about a year, and this weekend I got lucky!
I was able to score this solid wood beauty for $10.00! I can't even buy a "cheapie" at Walmart for that!
I also found this other beauty....
A gold gilded mirror. Drum roll for the price..........$5.00! How could one turn that down!
I also found these unique little crafted shoes;