Tuesday, August 31, 2010

thrifting mission: accomplished!


a friend asked me to try to find her a wall mounted rotary phone for her kitchen...it took a little over a month & 5 bucks but I found one - and she likes it, yay!!!

15 comments:

ByMyFairHand said...

You have amazing thrifty finds! Love it!

Katie said...

nice one!

angeltreats said...

I don't know how you can bear to part with it, it's so pretty!

b davis said...

Love it! We seriously had one just like that growing up. My sister got her hair tangled in the cord a time or two.

Femke said...

I like the picture. The colours are great :)

Bethany said...

aw, that's the exact same phone we had in my house growing up! Love it!!!

Polka Dot Daze said...

It's gorgeous - can you find one for me too please :)

Kitsch and Curious Elaine said...

Wow! It looks heavenly on that paper.

AlwaysInspired said...

Yay! We still use these phones at work. Although ours are not near as pretty as this!

Caitlin T. said...

i also grew up with a phone exactly like that. nice find!

Sew Lovely Embroidery said...

Oh my goodness! I WANT THIS! I have been on the hunt forever for a yellow vintage phone, someday!

thursday said...

I can't believe you found the phone of my dreams and gave it to someone else;)

strawberry lemonade girl said...

oooooh yay! the wall mounted phone!! you are fabulous.
love it!

Alix

Happy Mama said...

Beautiful wallpaper! Do you know where it is from please? :)

Trudi Neiverth said...

Wow!

I LOVE this yellow vintage phone. It would go beautifully in my kitchen.

I'm going to have to start hunting.