Thursday, December 1, 2011

A Little Shopping


Did a little shopping on Monday.
Found some pretty cute things!
2 jars, 2 ironstone mixing bowls, some organ pulls,
show form, soft bristle paint brush, pictures
and some prayers cards!
I've been looking for these prayer cards everywhere!
I finally found some!


I can't wait to make something out of these cards.


And this book is the bomb!
It is dated 1847!
It's not a Bible, but it is something religious, I think it is German.
The words on the pages are embossed.
It is all to pieces,
I don't know if I should  take it apart and sell a few pages at a time or leave it together!
The font is lovely.


I love it!


These pictures where in the book!


Some of these finds may make their way to
The Vintage Market Place Show
Feb. 2-4, 2012
Hendersonville, TN


21 comments:

Jane @ Jane's Junk and Treasures said...

Wow, I love the book!!
SCORE! Great find!

Connie (aka LOU) said...

What great finds! I would love those prayer cards.....and your book! Much GOODness with treasures inside! Keep us posted on what you do with those prayer cards. I have collected a few Bibles and I love to read what others have written in the margins. Holiness.
Have a great day.

trash talk said...

Not just the bomb, but the bomb.com!
Check with the Red Shed girls in Grapevine. They always have a ton of prayer cards they bring back from France.
Deb

oldgreymare said...

Score!!!!!

Loving that book!
xx
z

d e l i g h t said...

GREAT finds!

house things said...

I want it all. A couple years ago I came across some organ pulls, I liked them, they were a great price, but for some dumb reason I didn't buy them. Did you make a quick trip to House Things? I currently have prayer cards and an 1875 German Bible for sale. I didn't take much time to look through my Bible, I should've cause I bet it has some great images just like yours. Great finds!

Anne Lorys - Fiona and Twig said...

Oh my goodness, this Catholic girl is DYING over your awesome finds!!!!!!

Anonymous said...

That reminds me I have a lot of Holy cards to list on Etsy, but mine are in color. GREAT finds. Love that book and pictures!!
Blessings~
Sandi@WaysideTreasures

Sue said...

You have found yourself some cool stuff! Thanks for letting us take a peek!

Sue

Donna said...

great finds! I love old books~especially those printed in other languages...so much fun to look at!
Hugs from here
Donna

jeanne said...

oh !! i want it all.....i havent seen a scapular since catholic school as a kid !!! we had to wear one our entire 2nd grade year !!...too wierd !!

love your blog !!

jeanne said...

oh yeah...and i have a bunch of organ pulls...havent done anything with them yet?? what are you gonna do??

A Wild Thing said...

Boy girl, we had shoppin' on our minds huh...guess where I went...heehee...can you believe that table was $18.00 and the alabaster lamp $2.50...me either...great stuff girl, can't wait to see the projects!

s

A Cottage Muse said...

Hi Lucky ~ great finds for sure!

Jackie said...

Love the book, I adore the look and feel of embossed paper. You got a lit of nice things there girly...how's the shop going? Hope it is selling out!
jackie

Burlap Luxe said...

Hi "T"
I can't wait either...(would love to see whay you make out of the cards) that's just that way my mind works I have to see everything you create:)
Is art just not grand, its just not a day without someting creative in it and you may dear is adding to my day.

Come visit my new creations it may inspire a bit of drama for you to create.
xoxo
Dore

LizlovesVintage said...

I never see those here in NY. You scored!
Love those bowls also.
Have a relaxing evening!
xxx Liz

Rebecca said...

Hey Tot
Amazing finds!
Love those images, can't wait to see what you are going to do with them!
Blessings this week
RE

Marie Lost Bird Studio said...

Hi Tot,
great finds. The book is a church calendar and index for the katholic church and is German.
Love the prayer cards. If you need more I posted some a while back on my blog.
Have a great day.
Hugs,
Marie

Dorthe said...

Theresa, you found some very wonderful things-and that church calender is fantastic.
Hugs,Dorthe

andrea said...

Wow, those prints are so beautiful. I love old religious artifacts like these. The craftsmanship of vintage graphic design is so detail oriented and romantic. andrea@townandprairie

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