Friday, February 10, 2012

Adventures in Decorating: Finding a Deal

One of my most favorite things is fining a great deal! 
Are you with me?!
 Last week I was looking for a new pair of dress black shoes for work 
(cute ones that I can wear all day and not have my toes feel like they are breaking off, 
I didn't find any, suggestions?) 
and I wondered into TJ Max. 
I didn't find shoes. 
But I did find this beauty..
I loved the colors and style right away.
It is real heavy duty, and I knew just where I would put it! 
I told myself if it was less than $10 I could buy it. So I turned it over and....
YES! 
Welcome to your new home beautiful platter. 
(Totally already had the potted plant with the matching pot!) 

Have you found any great deals lately?

7 comments:

  1. That is a deal! I love the colors on that platter. We have to paint our house {inside} this summer and I've wanted to do that blue. But, that would mean getting new furniture. Sigh...if only budget wasn't an issue!

    Blessings to you.

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  2. Oh yes, and thanks for the sweet emails....:)

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  3. TJ Maxx, along with Marshalls, and I have a love/hate relationship. I love to go in, but my bank account hates me when I leave! I do love this platter, though!

    Have a great weekend :)

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  4. I'm with you!!!

    As for the shoes, I'm about 50% on Naturalizer; 1/2 I end up loving, I could do without the other half. Aerosoles, same thing. I love a deal, but I don't try too hard for shoes. Shoes are the one thing that I'm willing to pay dearly for. For comfortable dressy work shoes I suggest Danskos, Artisan Clarks or Born maybe? We've got a great shoe store here in Faribault, I even did a post on it one time.

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  5. I do the SAME thing....tell myself a price that I will buy it for. :) Usually, though, its more than what I wanted to pay. It's SO fun to find a good deal though.

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  6. Love TJ Max, and love that platter!

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  7. Cute platter. Love TJ Max too, don't ever plan on going in for just one thing, you know it won't happen!

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