Christmas in August: Auction Finds Part 2

Yesterday, I shared how I managed to hit two great auctions and an estate sale in one week and the finds I managed to come home with.

This is part two.

There is a definite theme here…

Vintage Christmas, Auction Finds

I would not normally have picked up nutcrackers, but they were for Peanut, she has been asking me to find her one.  She gets first pick…

Vintage Christmas, Auction Finds

I hit the mother load of vintage Christmas.

 Vintage Christmas, Auction Finds

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This little box of Christmas matches is in incredible shape.  Weird concept, but cute.

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 Vintage Christmas, Auction Finds

 Vintage Christmas, Auction Finds

There may be hope for an Etsy shop in here somewhere?

Thanks for reading.

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  1. Wow you sure did hit the mother load. You lucky duck. I love vintage Christmas decorations. I have some of the same ornaments that I just love. I fill my over sized candle holders with them. I love Santas and I remember the guy in the back row. My mother use to have one just like him. Boy how I wish she would have saved all of her decorations. You found some really great stuff. I’ll be keeping an eye on your Etsy shop.

  2. Wow! Haven’t seen those since I was a child! 1950’s! Pretty! Great find! Looks like someone will have a vintage tree this year!

  3. Holy Ornaments!!! I just pinned your lovely vintage ornament wreath the other day (because I am in need of some major holiday inspirations for a top secret project!) When I realized it was yours, i got even more excited about it!

    xo – Kristin

  4. Laura,
    You did luck out. The vintage shiny brite ornaments are my favorite. I still have a hard time thinking that what I remember my mom buying and putting on our tree is now “vintage”. You need another tree just for the theme you have going now.
    rick