This weekend I will have a stall on the Garage Sale Trail. Come on in and check out some of the things I will have there. Looking at it all, I am wondering how I will get it down to the sale.
Most things are in original condition, so you will need to use your imagination. With a little loving and a bit of a style makeover, some of these pieces would add wow factor to any room.
Take this cane chair. Painted white, with a lovely blue and white square cushion, it would be beautiful as a desk, foyer, or bedroom chair
This cane table needs a glass top but she will be going cheap.
I have seen these swivel cane chairs in the home section of several magazines lately. Painted black with a sheep skin rug and a stunning throw cushion, they are hot right now.
I have hung on to the this pretzel cane lounge in the hope of finding a spot for her at The Beach House, but alas, I have only got an uncovered outdoor area and I fear she will be ruined in the weather.
I was going to make a coffee table out of the Malibu, but I then found the lovely coffee table I have now, so am letting this one go. The Egan surfboard is up for grabs too.
I have 2 of these galvanized wash tubs. The bucket will be there too. Imagine her full of roses or lavender.
The galvanized wash tubs could be hung in a vintage look laundry, or drill a few holes in the bottom and plant out with succulents.
Shutters are handy and I have seen them used for anything from bed heads, plant stands to wall hangings. They are great as a study organiser to hang notes, cards and keepsakes with pegs.
Paint this baby white and stack it with the other suitcase I have going and you have an instant coffee table with storage.
In addition to this magazine rack, I have a cute cane one on sale as well.
This esky has seen better days, but she is original and looks very efficient and intact on the inside.
Remember these? I loved them.
A coal scuttle, a milk can and a removable tray with stand.
Old boxes and a lantern and please excuse the empty bottle of wine on the kitchen bench, but I will need a drink after this weekend I think.
In addition I have lamp stands, pictures, books, work horses, a towel stand, telephones, a vintage tennis racquet, a deck chair and so much more.
My girlfriend Lisa, will be selling her range of vintage clothing on the same stall. So be prepared for a trip back in time.
Pop in and say hi at stall 49. I'm up the back. I hope to see you there this weekend.
Saturday 26 October
Maria Regina Primary School
42 Central Road
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