Thrifty Things Friday #107

Hi everyone!

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I hope you all have had a good week!

Everywhere I look all the forsythia bushes are in full bloom. I knew I had some forsythia flowers in my stash of faux flowers but, when I started to but a wreath together for the door, I didn’t have as many as I wanted to fill in the wreath.

I had a bunch of things to donate (Yup, still slowly Spring flinging throughout the house) so, I thought I would run in to the store after I donated my items to look for some spring flowers to add to my wreath.

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Dropping off donations.

And this is what I found and BTW, the only thing I purchased.

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I haven’t done any fluffing and adding to this wreath yet. This is exactly the way I bought it. You can see the yellow tag still hanging from the wreath.

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$1.99! I couldn’t even come close to making this for that price! I am going to do a bit of fluffing and a bow on this wreath with some burlap I have on hand and I think it will be just perfect for a spring door wreath!

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All right! Let’s get this party started!

I am posting early because I just switch to InLinkz and wanted to make sure it worked!

18 comments :

  1. I wish our thrifts were priced as low as your Diann! That wreath would have set me back $5.99 here! Oh I would have bought it at that price :-) It's so cute and perfect for Spring. Thanks for hosting. I hope you have a Spring weekend outside :-)

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  2. Diann,
    Love the wreath!! Thanks so much for hosting!!

    Hugs,
    Debbie

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  3. Pretty wreath, perfect for spring and a great bargain too! Thank you for the party, so nice to be here again! Big hugs,
    FABBY

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  4. What a gorgeous wreath and for such an amazing price! I just love a good deal! I linked up a different kind of wreath I created for my front door...:) Thanks for hosting!

    Blessings, Vicky
    Life On Willie Mae Lane

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  5. Diann that wreath is so pretty! I think you got a great deal there! I have 4 boxes and one bag of items to take to the thrift tomorrow. I am going to get serious about the purging again this month!
    hugs,
    Linda

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  6. Thank you for hosting! I love your wreath!
    Sherry

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  7. Can't wait to see what you do with your bargain wreath. :)

    Great inspiration!
    Thank you for hosting and have a wonderful weekend!


    ~Liz

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  8. Hi Diann. PERFECT! You found the perfect spring wreath. See? Good karma came back to you! So happy for you. Susan

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  9. Great wreath at a super bargain price! Our forsythia are done, but my azaleas are out, and a couple days ago knock out roses have started blooming! Thanks for hosting. Joining in with my strawberry table this week. :) Pam

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  10. What a great deal on that wreath! It already looks so pretty. Can't wait to see it after you spruce it up a bit. laurie

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  11. Your wreath is fantastic and I love, love the price.
    Thanks for hosting us and have a blessed weekend, Ginger

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  12. You always find good prices on your thrifted items! Our stores here think they are high end retail stores- LOL! Seriously though- it takes a lot of looking to find a real bargain in the GW stores in this part of the state. I do much better at yard sales! Glad I could link up this week! :-) Sue

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  13. You couldn't get a wreath for much cheaper than that!! Great deal!!

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  14. What a great find! $1.99 WORKS! Thank you for the party! Have a great weekend!

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  15. Great find and at a super duper price. It looks like spring!

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  16. Your wreath is perfect for Spring. I think silk forsythia is so real looking!

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  17. Good for you for donating so much more than you purchased. It's so hard to do that sometimes! Great wreath!

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Thank you for taking the time to comment! I love to hear your ideas. If you ask a question, I will answer it here in a comment back to you. Please check back! Thank you for visiting and have a wonderful day! Diann :)