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My Hand Poured Holiday Candles Are Ready!

These small batch natural soy candles smell amazing! Each one is hand poured, by me, out of my kitchen. I hope you enjoy them as much as I love making them!

You can also read about how to create your very own DIY Soy Wax Candles.

Hello! I’m Rachel!

I’m so glad you are here! Old things are my jam. Antique malls and thrift stores are my happy places.

Here on the blog I love to share my excitement, knowledge, and ideas about all things antique and vintage. Let’s journey together!

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15 Pieces to Look For at the Thrift Store

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Antique & Vintage Inspiration

vintage Christmas decor antique postcard

Vintage Christmas Decor from the Thrift Store

Let’s go shopping for vintage Christmas decor from the thrift store! Everything about this special season makes me giddy. From the twinkling lights and the smell of Christmas cookies to…
eco-friendly wooden blocks from Smiling Tree Toys

Eco-Friendly Wooden Toy Gift Ideas

Let’s get in the holiday gift-giving spirit with these eco-friendly wooden toy gift ideas! The Christmas shopping season is already in full swing! If you’re like me and like to…
a vintage cafe creamer with red florals

Vintage Café Creamer Decor Ideas

Add a splash of charm to your home with these vintage café creamer decor ideas! Are you looking for some creative ways to spruce up your home? Imagine how lovely…
a red barn full of antiques

A Beginner’s Guide For Antiquing

A beginner’s guide for antiquing will help you excel at finding vintage wares! Going to antique stores has become quite an exciting hobby for me over the years. I want…

DIY Projects

Simple braided rope wreath DIY for Fall with a plaid ribbon

Simple Braided Rope Wreath DIY For Fall

Create a simple braided rope wreath DIY for Fall using dollar store materials! With the Fall season in full swing, I thought it would be fun to create an easy…
a DIY seashell cloche with lace ribbon

Easy DIY Seashell Cloche

Bring a sense of ease into your home with this easy DIY seashell cloche! You guys. This past month has been full of unexpected life things. It’s been crazy and…
DIY mini tart pan coasters with cane on a patio

DIY Mini Tart Pan Coasters with Cane

These DIY mini tart pan coasters with cane are an adorable Summer accessory! I bet you didn’t know you could use tart pans and spray glue to create one-of-a-kind coasters,…
a patriotic bunting banner DIY on a hutch

Patriotic Bunting Banner DIY

Come see how to easily create this no-sew patriotic bunting banner DIY for the Summer festivities! As I was perusing my favorite thrift store a few weeks ago, I came…