Mirrors and Candlesticks… Oh my!

That title seems kinda… well take it as you will. lol

I told you all in my Tickled Pink post that I would share what I bought there later and today’s later.

I got these adorable little green glass candlesticks. I love the color of them.
They were $1.50 I believe maybe less.

I also bought these taller blue glass candlesticks.
I think these were $1.99.
I can’t remember.

Then I bought this blue glass bowl.
This was $2.

I got this mirror with plans to use it in my frame collage in our bedroom.
This was $2 as well.

And this is the last thing I purchased that day and I believe my favorite.
I randomly picked it up and wasn’t sure about it at first. I didn’t take a picture of the back but it is faded crushed velvet and looks rather old. We both got pretty excited about it then and I know it will look fabulous in a new color. It may end up in our bedroom or some other place in the house. I haven’t decided.
It was $4.

I planned to make cake stands and candy bowls with the candlesticks and Travis put them all together for me this weekend while I was baking. So I will take a picture of what they look like now and share that soon.

Have you been thrifting recently and found anything cool?!

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  • Bonnie@Creative Decorating
    January 26, 2011 at 1:12 pm

    I'm loving those mirrors!!! The blue glass is pretty great, too! I have some of the long mirror from my old Home Interior stash of items!! Can't wait to see what you do with all of them!!

  • Cassie
    January 26, 2011 at 1:12 pm

    Ooo great finds! I can't wait to see the end results 😀

  • Stephanie
    January 26, 2011 at 2:59 pm

    I love the green candle sticks, what a unique and pretty color

  • Jemsmom
    January 26, 2011 at 3:58 pm

    Those candlesticks are so cute! I have never seen green ones like those! Can't wait to see the finished product! What did you decide to do in your bedroom?

  • Kelly~ Wave of Life Surf Studio
    January 26, 2011 at 4:47 pm

    Love the juicy colors of those candlesticks~ wish I had them 😉 Hi there~ I am your newest follower from the blog hop & would love it if you stopped by and returned the love 🙂 We also have an exciting new artist posted who makes one of a kind bracelets I would love for you to check out!!

    http://waveoflifesurfstudio.blogspot.com/

  • Paula
    January 26, 2011 at 4:58 pm

    I'm visiting by way of Amanda's challenge.

    Your blue candlesticks and bowls are going to make adorable cake stands and candy bowls. You'll have to fill them with some Valentine's candy!

  • The Loops
    January 26, 2011 at 9:05 pm

    I love those green candle sticks. They are so bright! I am your newest follower. I'd love for you to follow back!

    http://theloops13.blogspot.com

  • Candles by Nature
    January 27, 2011 at 3:04 am

    I love those candlesticks, the colors are incredible!

    I just found a picture frame similar to your mirror at an auction for only $1, and I am so psyched to paint it and select a new photo for it!

  • Amanda @ Serenity Now
    January 27, 2011 at 4:00 am

    Wow, you have some great thrifty finds!! I've been so good about staying away from the thrift store so far this year, but this post makes me want to go shopping. 😉 Love those green candlesticks!

    Thanks so much for joining my "Bliss-at-Home" project. 🙂 Hope you'll stop by Serenity Now again soon!

  • Jennifer
    January 27, 2011 at 4:05 am

    You just might want to check those green candle sticks with a black light….I would almost bet they are uranium glass and will glow 😉

  • ~The Bargain Babe
    January 27, 2011 at 8:57 pm

    love those blue candlesticks. Haven't been thrifting lately, I am wanting to hit some flea markets and antique shops. REALLY want it to be yardsale season again!

  • Jennifer
    February 5, 2011 at 3:50 am

    Just ran across your blog and noticed that you are a fellow KY blogger. Lovin the candle sticks and the creativity that you used in re-purposing them. Adding you to my blog so that I can follow you and you posts.