Today was a memorable and lucky day for estate sailing. I can’t even begin to tell you about all the awesomeness I scored. However, the most awesome thing I encountered all day was by far this kitchen backsplash. Are you ready for this?
I will give you some time to pick your jaw up off the floor. Yes, those are Franciscan Starburst tiles set into the backsplash. I about had a stroke. Then the director of the sale told me about the entire set of Franciscan Starburst they had that sold immediately the first day. I am still grieving over that.
The same house also had this mod built in room divider:
I went to a different sale where a sweet preschool teacher lived. You could tell by all the early childhood education paraphernalia and holiday themed vests that were there. But then, in the bathroom, I found this under the toilet seat lid and it cracked me right up:
I will show you one thing that I purchased today:
For some reason I’m ridiculously in love with this portrait. I found it languishing in the garage of yet another estate sale and immediately had to have it. Am I crazy or is this incredibly awesome? It’s so Mad Men, don’t you think?
What’s the coolest feature you’ve seen in a house at an estate sale?