Friday, December 21, 2012

A Very Thrifty Christmas


Hey everyone! 

Hope that you are having a fabulous Friday! 

Recently, I participated in A Very Thrifty Christmas gift swap that was hosted by the lovely Sandra over at Lara's Vintage

She set up partners to shop for each other; the only condition that everything had to be second-hand, whether it be from a thrift shop, yard sale, estate sale, etc. Oh, we also had a budget of $25: gifts and shipping. 

I received the lovely momma blogger, Sara, who has the most adorable toddler ever!

Lara's Vintage

These are the adorable items I got in my package. I received this the day I got home from school. Best finals pick-me-up ever! 





Can't wait to style this necklace! 


I love this! My roommate is obsessed with bees, so I better keep my eye on it. Hehe. 






Even her card was thrifted! A gal after my own heart! 

I had such a blast participating in this event! (If you want to see what I sent Sara, check it out here)

Thanks Sara for all of the wonderful presents! 

And thanks Sandra for hosting a great swap. (Check out what others sent here.)

Have a great day everyone!

xoxo, 
Laura 

9 comments:

Christine Hopkins said...

I just came across your blog - I also love to thrift and vintage hunt. Keep up the great work!

xx
Christine
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Chianne Hood said...

This is a lovely idea! Thrifting is so much fun!

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Katie Aman said...

Wow, what lovely treasures! I especially love that necklace and teapot. Blue and white is such a pretty combination. Sounds like such a fun thing to participate in!

jessthetics said...

That would be a great thing to do for a secret santa among friends! It looks like you got some really lovely presents, the tea pot is my favourite :)

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Isabella said...

Such cute purchases! Thanks for the sweet comment on my post. xo Isabella
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Beatrice Anne said...

I love this project! Wish we have something like that here in the Philippines!

I am your newest follower! hope you can follow me back=)

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Midwest Muse said...

Love the tea pots!

Positively Bri said...

What a great idea! Thrifting is so big, especially here in Ohio, that it'd be such a great event to host this way. I hope that you had fun! Your finds are adorable. Merry Christmas!

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LarasVintage said...

I love this!! Thanks so much for participating Laura!

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Thank you for your comment! Seeing them always put a smile on my face.
Be sure to link your blog and I'll be sure to check it out!

If you have any questions, you can always email me at laurasthriftingthroughlife@gmail.com

xoxo,
Laura