Inspired by...the thrift store find.

The thrift store find is always very special. It is random. It is unexpected. It is always a bargain! Look what I found on my recent visit to the Giro on Gabriola Island.... [caption id="attachment_250" align="aligncenter" width="1024" caption="the crazy daisy winder"][/caption] The Crazy Daisy Winder! I guarantee I am showing my age by my excitement at this great thrift store find, but at 25 cents how can one possibly go wrong. [caption id="attachment_255" align="aligncenter" width="740" caption="crazy daisy winder patterns"][/caption] For those who were not up late as a teenager watching infomercials...just look what I can create with this little gadget. [caption id="attachment_256" align="aligncenter" width="740" caption="fancy!"]thrift store finds[/caption] Won't I be the belle of apres ski here in Whistler! thanks to http://knitting-and.com/small-looms/ for all of her pictures! All joking aside, I do have great plans for this little wonder. I am thinking a large cowl neck scarf....will keep you posted! Keep your eyes wide open for all these other thrift store finds : Material, knitting wool and needles Vintage buttons Old books and paper for journal and collage paper.I look for maps and dictionaries.Music sheets, sewing patterns are fun too Frames and matting. [caption id="attachment_254" align="aligncenter" width="740" caption="Oh my!"][/caption] Someone may have got a wee bit carried away.......

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