Tuesday, August 11, 2009

Beachy Bargains



I posted about my Master Bathroom Re-Do here. I had too many photos on that post and I didn't want to overwhelm everyone! I wanted to share my bargain accessories, too!
In the photo above:
Blue Wooden Tray - TJ Maxx ($3 or so)
Wicker Basket - Yard Sale 25 cents
Blue Fish on a stick - Hobby Lobby (Clearance 66
% off!)
Candles - Hobby Lobby (got them when candles were on sale)
Floral thingy in the background - Michael's (cheap!)



The best part about this collection is the 2 shelves that I got at a Yard sale for Six bucks for both! I priced these at Target and they would cost around $50 in a store! Woohoo!
The framed art was from Bed Bath & Beyond and I waited u
ntil it was 40% off! The 2 small canvases are Hobby Lobby - also 40% off. I grabbed some sea shells while I was there. The Star fish are from Michaels - cheap!

The aluminum LOVE sculpture is an original by the artist Robert Indiana. I bought this years ago at a store in Dallas called Millenium. It is the real deal and I love it. I would never part with it, although I have checked it out on ebay and I could get a nice chunk of change for it!

MORE BEACHY BARGAINS FROM MY BEDROOM:




Chair and ottoman from Kirklands. I wanted this look when I first saw it in the Pottery Barn catalog! But, I couldn't afford their prices, so I was so happy when I saw it at Kirkland's! And even happier when I went to the store and saw that it had been discontinued! They were selling the last chair off the floor (the ottoman was new in the box). I even got him to lower the price because it was a floor model. I can't remember the exact price (it was last year) but both pieces together were less than $100! That's not bad!



This is just some things I have on my dresser. The basket is a bargain I picked up at Hobby Lobby whe
n they had a sale. The table runner is from a yard sale. Round wicker box is a 25cent yard sale find, as is the thing with the wooden planks in the background. The vase and the greenery is from Michaels, too (on sale of course!)





I loved these little beachy things on a stand when I first saw them at Hobby Lobby! I bought one with a coupon and then went back and got the other when they went on 66% off.



Lastly...not my most brilliant decorating move, but I got these frames for 50cents each at a yard sale. I didn't have anything to put in them, so I printed off some photos from the internet. I will change them out someday with something a little better.

That's the end of my Beachy Bargains tour!


EDITED TO ADD: I am participating in Trash to Treasure Tuesday over at Reinvented! Please go on over and check it out!


16 comments:

  1. Hi! I've come over from Julia's blog to check out your beachy bargains and wow! you are a champion shopper to have found that chair and ottoman!! And, btw, I think your frames and prints are pretty smart. I actually like that the frames are mismatched and until you have your own photos to put into them, the internet "steals" look great.

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  2. Yep, came from H.O.H. too! But I really love your redo! I am planning a major overhaul on the whole house into a beachy cottage feel, and you have just told me some awesome places to look (I never thought of Hobby Lobby). I am so pumped, I think I'm about to go shopping! Lovely stuff.

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  3. I am IN LOVE with your beachy accessories! You've given me some great ideas for my bathroom redo! Thanks for linking up to Trash to Treasure Tuesday!

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  4. Wonderful beach accessories! Love your chair. Thanks for sharing.

    Blessings,
    Sandi

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  5. Beautiful beachy touches! Love those printed & framed pieces -- I use that trick all the time!

    Thanks for joining me!

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  6. Looks great! Your blog is adorable!

    Smiles!
    Michelle

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  7. Just love what you did with and around those two white shelves!

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  8. Hello Pam - thank you for sharing all of your fabulous beachy goodness! My fave are the shells on the stands. So sweet.

    Blessings,
    Marie
    http://emmacallsmemama.com

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  9. Very pretty! You got some great bargains.

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  10. Such cute things. The chair is to die for!!

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  11. Beautiful I love this. What a lovely home and beach inspired things you have. It is very relaxing and warm looking. Great blog too!
    Blessings,
    Debbie

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  12. What fun and frugal finds! I love that you got these beautiful beach items at such amazing prices!

    Everything looks wonderful together.

    Blessings & Aloha!

    (finally getting around to some more beach parties...) (mine was incredibly long, so I separated it into 2 beach posts :o)

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  13. I also have a beachy bedroom with great finds from Marshalls and TJ Maxx...isn't it great when a room comes together? It's my favorite thing!

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  14. Great bargains!!! Love the chair & ottoman.

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