Tuesday, June 2, 2009

Fashionably Late!

I know I'm late for the Goodwill Party that Thrifty Decor Chick had yesterday (that I posted about here). But it's ok to be fashionably late, right?

I popped in to my local Goodwill this afternoon just to see if they had anything new.

When I saw this table, my heart nearly stopped!

I'm not sure you can make out the price tag on this because of my sooo totally fabulous camera, but it was marked $14.99!!!

The clock face has some staining on it, that I believe may be mildew. I asked the lady working there if I could get it for $10.00 because it was going to take a lot to clean it. She said she'd give it to me at the pink tag price and pointed to a sign, that said: "Pink Tag Items 50% Off." What?????!!!!! 50% off????!!!

Now, I don't know if it's technically polically correct to haggle prices at Goodwill, but I did. I got this baby for $7.49!!!!!!!!! Yup, you read it right, $7.49!!!!!!

I'm not worried about the mildew because I will probably remove the clock from it anyway. Otherwise I'll just use a little bleach and it will be as good as new!

Not sure what I'm going to use it for, but whatever I do with it, I'll let you guys know first!


  1. Love it! I have to post on my find- you'll love it! Maybe I will get it done tomorrow. . . Maybe not. :)

  2. Soooo lucky!!! I love it!!! woo hoo!!!

  3. Oh, what a great table. I remember seeing something similar to this at Ethan Allen and it was a fortune. You might want to check it out and keep the clock even if it doesn't work. Could be valuable. It is gorgeous. Great price. Hugs, Marty

  4. That table totally ROCKS!!! What a steal. I cracked up when I read your comment about haggling with Goodwill - that's hysterical!!!

  5. That is a great table. I cannot wait to see how you transform it!

  6. That is ridiculously awesome!!!

  7. Wow - You did good! Great deal.

  8. Way to go! You got yourself a real deal!



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