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Karenoke

Jacksonville, Florida

I'm Karen, I'm interested in most anything vintage that I can find a space for in my home or yard, if the price is right! I'm raising my granddaughters and it keeps I'm Karen, I'm interested in most anything vintage that I can find a space for in my home or yard, if the price is right! I'm raising my granddaughters and it keeps money tight. But with my husband working out of town most of the time, we get our shopping therapy in thrift stores. Karenoke@att.net This crazy thing won't let me change my picture. What's up with this? (Read more)

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Ashtray I've never seen before. - Tobaccianain Tobacciana
This seems obvious, but what the heck is this? - Lampsin Lamps
Brooch from same auction box.... - Costume Jewelryin Costume Jewelry
Saturday evening auction find. War time propaganda postcards...I think? - Postcardsin Postcards
My new profile picture by Mr. Phil D. Morris - Fine Artin Fine Art
Small clay vase. Can you read this? - Potteryin Pottery
It feels almost oily, satiny?  - Art Glassin Art Glass
Today's finds..... - Tobaccianain Tobacciana
Ellis Bros. Ltd. Catalog pages - Advertisingin Advertising
Can you read this? Or recognize it? - Art Glassin Art Glass

Comments

  1. I just love the Zenith one! Nice collection.
  2. This is amazing, as I love the subject! I've spent my life on or near water. And where you call it a prawn, I call it a shrimp. Nice find!
  3. Great post! And congrats on finding a treasure it sounds as if you have spent many years looking to find.
  4. Groovy find! Are you in Texas helping? Either way, stay safe.
  5. I agree with all above comments! I assume you realize this but just in case....the 24k clasp will eventually give out and break after enough opening and closings. I've had to replace all of mine, and...
  6. The planter is very nice, but I love the story of how you have a connection to this planters maker. Really great post, thanks for sharing!
  7. The photo is icing on the cake, love it!
  8. Thanks for all the loves you all!
  9. That's odd, I comment on it and it finally showed up in Show & Tell. I'm happy you all will get to see it, looking forward to any insight you may have?
  10. Lol. This says posted 8hrs. ago, but no one can see it.
  11. Thanks KarenLR71! And I so agree, it holds its own in the beauty department. Thanks for stopping by! Now GeodeJam, I could not agree more! And maybe that explains why it doesn't fit any of my lam...
  12. It's a good thing I stake no claim of any real knowledge about this sort of thing, until I read this post I thought I was looking at clear lucite....lol Personal opinion is I find glass much, much ni...
  13. This is a cool post! I love the gentle thought put into the arrangement of these items, and I have seen many of these buckles over the years and never thought much of them. But now I bet I never see ...
  14. Sure does look like at least 18k gold, I can't imagine it's higher than that because it gets too soft to hold the stone securely. But it looks higher to me, and the stone is really a beautiful match t...
  15. I can't help but think what it took to get this bell on the slab it sits on. A major endeavor for sure. I was also wondering if you went in the church? I like to nosy around inside and out of old chu...
  16. Such a cool item, I love it!
  17. Ok, now we are likely getting somewhere with European and metric lamps. Because it dang sure don't fit any of the three lamps I've tried around here. Thanks so much Scott0363 and Fhrjr2, hint I'll do...
  18. Nope, I've tried three lamps of various ages. Any other ideas?
  19. I thought they were mostly universal in size. So my mom tried it on a lamp and it didn't fit, think I'll check behind her. I'll let you know. Thanks Slackjack and Fhrjr2!
  20. 3" long.....I made a booboo.
  21. Too funny to be so true ^^^^^^
  22. Oh I know you must be heartbroken. But keep looking, maybe another will surface.
  23. You'll have a much better shot of someone helping if you add photos of the back and marks. It's amazing!
  24. That's what I think Phil. But I was really hoping someone knew something about them. Did you notice the name on them? I've tried to find anything about him doing this kind of stuff but come up empty...
  25. I complain way to often about thrift store price sticker placement. But I've been very lucky with Goof Off only removing sticker residue and nothing more. Nice find!
  26. A truly wonderful piece to have. I took a few minutes and was able to read most of it. But you are right, takes a bit to get used to her writing. Really nice unique piece!
  27. I'm jealous, I haven't turned up anything this beautiful from my dumpster dives.....so far that is. Great find and great save!
  28. Thanks Nutsabotas6, I so agree to its beauty.
  29. Thanks for stopping by with love..... Caperkid Blunderbuss2 Fortapache TassieDevil Racer4four Scott0363 Jimam Manikin Much appreciated!
  30. Thanks for sharing, very interesting!
  31. Sure looks like leather hydes laying across the slab on the left. Or maybe it hides?.....lol
  32. And I agree to them facts being amazing Phil, I've tried to tinker with pics before and well....let's just say it wasn't a good outcome. But check out my next post, I think these may be a bit special.
  33. I really love how it's all cluttered, so the longer you look the more you see. Nice!
  34. Oh the one I found isn't nearly this nice....or old.
  35. I have a very similar mirror I bought from the thrift store. I'll see if the granddaughter will dig it out so I can post it one day soon. I love this of course!
  36. Thanks! I'm rather fascinated by the blue eyes I've never had, but don't tell Phil.....lol I think I look good with blue eyes. I have mixed color eyes most days, one brown and one green. But on good...
  37. Phil, I expect you are right about this vase. And I will google Etruscan, I'm out of my humble league here on CW. But I still love it! Thanks for the love and kind comment;~) And I was slow to check...
  38. Cool stuff with a cool history! I bet it was exciting and hard to leave at the end of a day?
  39. I think it was made by Quoizel, who contracted a Ms. Adams to hand paint these. I just can't remember Adams first name. But if you look up hurricane lamps on eBay I'm sure you will learn the maker an...
  40. My granddaughters find thes dolls with the eyes that close to be creepy also. So I've Been on the lookout for a trash one to make a lamp out of, just to creep them out daily...lol Cool doll in my opi...
  41. Of course I love it, I have the exact one. But it's a fairly new find for my collection, got it sometime this year. Nice find!
  42. I've seen many of the stencils in recent years and always think how cool it would be to tatt myself up, but they seem time consuming. But these look fast and easy, wonder if these can still be purchas...
  43. These are amazing! After reading all the comments, I first agreed with the wax carving idea. But I agree more with the comment about holding this cluster of tools while trying to do delicate, precise...
  44. I love this, nice find! The third picture appears to read a bit like this from left to right.... sen- - - Randy n. w2????a I feel stupid even trying to write that crazy stuff I think my eyes see...
  45. Oh wow Vintagelamp, you found it! Thank you, I can read your find, just not mine...lol. But I agree they are the same. I was slow seeing this but I will check into this more, very soon. Time for me to...
  46. The middle bear looks more like a fox with the sun shining through the glass, or is it just me? But a very cute plate, nice find!
  47. Amazing, you really have amazingly beautiful things Phil! I'd be jealous if I didn't have two children, a dog and my mom all living with me...I can tiptoe through the tulips rather easily by myself, ...
  48. We all learn from getting duped. I joined this page because you people know stuff, lots of stuff about lots of things!! And I'm so happy you do and that you share your knowledge with me.
  49. Wow is right!! Thank you PostCardCollector! I seen your comment in my email and couldn't stop reading it there. I'm thinking it was maybe made by the older youth group of a church, but this would be s...
  50. Thanks Blunder, as I'm not sure you are a buss2 now that the brownies had time to wear off ....or has it. Make a fresh batch and share with every COPD patient you know and they will love and appreciat...
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