Monday, August 31, 2009

Show and Tell Monday

We got a lot done this weekend, pricing, packing, cleaning David's camper.

I got this heavy, iron table cleaned up. Thought about painting it black, but plenty of folks still like rusty white. So, I think I'll leave it as is. How would you like it?

Pretty
David and I be taking our first trip to the fields of Warrenton this weekend. We'll do a little reconnaissance of our surroundings without the benefit of thousands of shoppers and buyers there. Wanna see the camper we'll be staying in? You know how I am about not showing you the goods. So, ignore the goods. Pay attention to the camper only.
*wink*
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The camper is a 25 foot luxury. Shower, toilet, microwave, good size fridge, decent size closet for all my clothes.

Here is a table top I bought for an industrial table base. But, I like the primitive wood on the back side so much that I decided to sell it as is. Can't you see this hanging over a mantle? Stencil a word or frame a sign with it? Lots of possibilities!
I like this wood
Of course, I got a little shopping in this weekend. I am loving these two chairs. I'll try to schmooze David into cutting some bottoms for them. Maybe cover them in burlap for the show. Hmmm...
Chairs

I hope you've enjoyed this little show and tell.

Happy Monday!
~Mindy

21 comments:

  1. I did enjoy the show and tell, Mindy!

    I'd leave the table the way it is - rusty and white. Have fun in your luxury camper, it sounds like lots of fun.
    Have a great week!
    ~Tracie

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  2. Great stuff! Love the table top too...not sure what I'd do with it, but it looks interesting. I have the same chair that you have on the left and it has no seat either. I put a plant in it and called it a day...:-)
    Tami E.

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  3. Mindy, You sure do make it hard not to notice any of the great chippy, rusty stuff you will be bringing to Warrenton!! Love the table the way it is...I know I will be shopping with you girl! We take our camper next weekend...
    ~Lisa

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  4. Well I wish you luck in the empty fields, maybe you'll find a treasure or two that someone left behind from the year before. You never know. I'll be right behind you too taking my RV down there early as well.

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  5. Love the iron table base! Leave it rusty white!

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  6. Love the goods! I'm one of those people who still like rusty white.

    -FringeGirl

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  7. I vote leave it white. If they want it a color, there's always spray paint. Wish we could send some of our cool weather. Just hope it holds out until our open house. Love the camper. Jan

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  8. Man, you have found some great stuff! I feel confident you will do great. We are bringing everything we can load!

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  9. Mindy, great stuff. I would paint the iron base black. I have been painting a lot of black lately and my customers are loving it...We are not as rustic in CA as in TX. White with rust is in but I think the black looks so Frenchie. lol. Sandi

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  10. Hey girlie.. I have many many corks - if you need them for display give me a shout. You are welcome to em'!

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  11. Cyberspace just ate my comment, so I will just say... love the rusty white table base, and what's up with the one leg? A lamp for David? Have a fun trip!
    Debra

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  12. Hey Girl!
    Sally just called "Shot Gun", she is going to ride on down to round top!
    See you soon!
    amy

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  13. Glad you're not painting the table - it's perfect as is. BTW, nice leg by the trailer. I think you've definitely got some curious goods there, Mindy.

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  14. Table is perfect in the rusty white. My husband and I are doing the camper thing in Canton this weekend and I can't wait.

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  15. I'd say it was an overwhelming "leave it as is". Therefore, I thank you. One less thing for me to do! Perhaps I can find a glass top for it between now and then though. It's always something! Thanks for the input y'all. That was fun! ~Mindy

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  16. A little slow here, but love that table (as is). hee hee. It's a great piece. You're going to be living in luxury down there. Yea for you!
    marcie

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  17. Love it! Will see you at the show! xo...deb

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  18. LOVE that white iron table. Keep it as is, and you won't have it for long. SOOOO wish I was coming this time, but have to wait until Spring. XOX

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  19. The chairs would make perfect planters!
    I'm curious about the leg....

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  20. Holly, I'm not sure if you are curious interested, or curious intrigued, or curious-what on earth?...if I can answer any questions, feel free to drop me an email at PrimitiquesnPoetry@yahoo.com . Thanks!

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