24.1.11

Projects, Chairs and The Happy Dance


 

 

 
Hope all you kids had a sensational weekend. I know I did. {{Snuck off for a little I'm-not-done-with-the-beach trip}}. I've also ticked off a little project that's been waiting in the wings for a while.

 
I picked up a frame from an op shop for $8 the other week. Not for the Government Dept. advertising, but because the frame was incredibly well made. Add to the dags-ville frame a little left over black paint, and a gorgeous print from the very talented Emma Leonard, and I'm fully stoked with the outcome. Love it to bits.

 
OK, so I also promised a run down on some of my eBay loot too. These images are lifted from the auction pages, as I'm still waiting to take delivery on one piece and the others are temporarily ensconced in my workshop until I have figured out what to do with them and/or get my real estate dreams to come true.



  • So, there was a set of six antique chapel chairs {complete with bible holders} for $130 (yep for all 6!).
  • Then there was the brass and lucite coffee table, $3.25 thank you very much.
  • And probably my biggest happy dance was for a Philippe Starck Bubble Club Sofa for a post auction sale of only $200.
 Yes, it was a pretty sweet week indeed!

17 comments:

David Toms said...

The table was only $3.25 Gosh, what a steal, and I love it too bits! I am also always looking in Op shops for good frames and then putting my own picture in them!

Flourishing Networks said...

Wow great deals!! love the bible chairs:)

ampersand-design.blogspot.com said...

Great bargains and also fantastic finds, Jules!

As I said before, can't get over the coffee table - gob smacked.

Sandy K

christine {bijouandboheme} said...

It's all fabulous but that coffee table- seriously $3.25??? I can't freaking believe that one- it's totally amazeballs!!!

heather jenkinson said...

Man, you did good! I like that table - the price is crazy. Well done.

Pinecone Camp said...

I guess you don't want to share your ebay secrets? ;) You really outdid yourself with this collection of perfection. Lucky you!

escapade said...

The table! I'm totally gobsmacked!! + a little jealous, what an amazing find.

Mlle Paradis said...

oh i hate you i hate you i hate you!!!!!

a bubble club sofa for $200 bucks!!!!!!!!

ok. i won't say it again!

your frame is nice though!

Design Elements said...

wonderful find, Jules! wishing you a great new week and many other cool finds :-)

Kelle Dame said...

Cool finds Jules!!! I can't even believe the awesome deals you scored!! That table is divine!!
Have a great week!
Kelle
xx

Kerry said...

You are the ebay queen...not just for a day, not for the weekend...but for all time :)

brismod said...

What an impressive haul, Jules. Fabulous finds at such great prices! xx

Dustjacket Attic said...

Way to go Julesa!

everyone pays me out for all my ebay finds....I think they are jealous..ha ha

xxx

Samantha @ Black Velvet Chair said...

$3.25! OMG That is too good- I love it. Samantha

Naomi@DesignManifest said...

Jules, what a score with that coffee table!! I am so envious of your gorgeous art. I'm in the market for orginal pieces that speak to me.

Off to check out that etsy shop.

Sarah Klassen said...

Unbelievably finds, Jules -- how wonderful!

Karena said...

Jules the pillows as well as the sofa?!! Adore the chaits!!

Come and join my amazing giveaway from Splenderosa!

xoxo
Karena
Art by Karena

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