A Sunny Day With Sarah, Amy, Anna and the Phillies

I spent several hours in the wonderful sun today shopping the 40/8 flea market in Santa Rosa. My favorite buy for the day was a binder full of vintage trade cards and ephemera- (I’ll be sharing those with you soon!) I met a super fun gal, Sarah, that was selling at the flea and bought a few cool things from her. One of which was a bag of blue vintage millinery flowers & leaves. Once home, I felt motivated to Mod Podge an old Phillies cigar box, that was in pretty bad shape, to store my flea market flowers. Thanks to my new blog friend Amy of Mod Podge Rocks, she has a new blog banner and I have enough Mod Podge to last through the rest of this decade. So I sat on my sunny porch and Podge’d some very old dictionary pages and few digital images from Anna Corba’s Alphabets & Ornaments (a book with CD I found at the library!) Here is my little afternoon project!

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15 Responses to A Sunny Day With Sarah, Amy, Anna and the Phillies

  1. #1 - Splendid Little Stars says:

    That turned out great!

  2. #2 - Coloradolady says:

    That is just adorable…love it.

  3. #3 - SharDon Exclusives says:

    how lovely! Great storage container! I am anxious to see the cards…sharon

  4. #4 - My name is PJ. says:

    The wizard of wonder….another stunning transformation!

  5. #5 - Christie Cottage says:

    Very pretty!

    Mod Podge is our friend!

  6. #6 - the undomesticated wife says:

    It almost looks magical!

  7. #7 - Molly says:

    Love it! Thanks for the continuing inspiration!

  8. #8 - Pattie Cordova says:

    what a great idea! and such a quicky project too.

  9. #9 - xashee's corner says:

    Looks WONDERFUL!!! Thank you for sharing such GREAT inspiration!! i have a TON of cigar boxes and never know what to do with them but i LOVE them!! lol some wooden and some just cardboard but all are COOL! 🙂 Have a MARVELOUS Monday! 😀

  10. #10 - Katie says:

    Not only did you find new lovelies to craft with you've also made a beautiful container for them. A day well spend indeed!

  11. #11 - Piney Rose says:

    I just love this! Beautiful….

  12. #12 - marysworkshop says:

    So pretty!

  13. #13 - Brynwood Needleworks says:

    I love your cigar box. It looks beautiful. Nothing quite like Mod Podge to brighten up an oldie but goodie!
    Hugs,
    Donna

  14. #14 - jenny says:

    I love it. I just recently did a similar project, using a peanut butter box from Costco, and some vintage hymnals. I'm going to have to check out that flea market sometime. I like that you're local(ish), so I can benefit from your findings in the area! =)

  15. #15 - Adirondack Metal Designs says:

    I am inspired to Mod Podge something now…I have lots of old postcards, stamps, books etc…this is so cute!