Monday, May 28, 2012

Beep! Beep!

Sharing today a birthday present from Dan.

(My birthday was in February and I'm just now getting around to posting this).

 A Model T car horn!

I always prefer old junk that he actually has to hunt for.

Found: for $6.00.  (Yes, we share the prices because that's part of the fun...knowing the deal!)

Found: in a sweet spot for antique junk...
 where lean-to's are built onto the existing structure,
like shack pasted onto shack with corrugated fiberglass
to shelter the seller's hoard.

Where shelves groan under the weight of junk,
and vintage treasures are piled so high and hoarded so closely together
that they may have to call the fire department to get you out
if the whole display decides to collapse on you.

THAT kinda sweet spot junk shop.

Sharing with:


Pam Kessler said...

That is really cool. Glad your hubby wasn't hurt by falling debris while finding your present!

NanaDiana said...

I love it! What a great gift! Hubby did good- very, very good! xo Diana

Unknown said...

such a cool find! your hubby 'gets' you too!

Grandma Barb's This and That said...

What a fun find and you have displayed it well!

The Vintage Farmhouse said...

How neat!

Unknown said...

how cute is that! LOVE THE EGGS!

Raindrops and Daisies said...

Isn't that lovely?

Great to get a birthday pressie that you really like.

Belated birthday wishes (almost 4 months late)!!!

Well done you featuring on 3 blogs lately,
well deserved.


Karen said...

That is a great find, I just love it. The price is unbelievably sweet too, what great luck.

Stan and Jody Gabara said...

What a wonderful find! The price is a steal, lucky you...


Betsy@My Salvaged Treasures said...

That's my favorite kind of shop....junk falling from the shelves. What a fun birthday present and so thoughtful too. My kind of gift too.

Tammy @ A Walk in the Countryside said...

Cool find! My dad had a Model T when I was in high school!

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