Tuesday, September 20, 2011

Oh...dear....It's Getting Ugly...

This is an Old Wardrobe... I picked up today...in Northern Iowa... She's a Big Girl! In Very Good Condition... a Real Sweet Heart!
Go ahead...ask me....what I got done today...
for the Fall Harvest Sale....here...at home... go ahead...
The answer is...NOTHING!!!
It appears...the Sale...is going to look like a mess....But Oh My...there is gonna be Stuff!!!! Loads...and Loads...of Great Stuff!!!
I have invited some Neighbors...to bring their Huge Load... that was in a House, they bought...that was going down... Tons...of Old Stuff..Priced to SELL!
Mark has gathered a Massive amount of Old Stuff! Talked to my Interior Designer Pal....She's throwing a Load together...Tom and Paula...also have Gnarly Stuff!!!! Lynn and Lea...my Farmer Friends...also...are bringing a Mighty Fine Load!!!!  just to name...a few!
and...
I got a call...this morn...that took me to Northern Iowa...
brought back a Very Respectable LOAD!!!
no...I didn't get cleaning done...or yard work done...
But...
I dragged Home a Mighty Fine Fall Harvest Load!!!!
so...as always...
Wear Your Grubbies....
{no White Gloves Allowed...Save Them...for the 'Brightly Lit'...Clean... Stores!]
and, for Heaven's Sake...
Bring The TRUCK!!!
This Sale is Gonna be a BIG ONE!!!
{pretty....maybe...NOT!}
But...You won't go home Empty Handed!
Love to Ya!
Barb C.
{the Big Tent...is so full... I have things...Stacked...and Racked! We are putting up, two more 24 footers....and maybe buying another! along with the Little Red and White Circus Style Tent... oh my...Bring the Truck! {and Trailer!}


Gnarly Mohair Chair... She's got a tare, here and there... but...the price is right...and So...So... So....FALL!!!! {and Comfy...oh...yeah....}

Love...Love...Love This Massive Hand Made Tub!!!! Wowza! {at least 3 feet in diameter!}{did I say I Love This???}


9 comments:

House Things said...

I am so excited!!! But I am a little sad that I can't wear my white gloves, I think I'd look pretty darn good in them. I think I need the massive hand made tub. I'll call you tomorrow.

Betty G said...

I love the old wash tub. I found a knarly one with wooden handles. Have no idea how old it is. Luv ya~Betty

summersundays-jw said...

Wish I could be there. Can hardly stand to look at the pictures. Hope it's a fantastic sale -- & no rain! Jan

simplyiowa said...

Yes...Brandon...
White Gloves are Soooo You!!!!
{but, then...You'd look Good in Anything!}
Love to Ya!
Barb C.

simplyiowa said...

Hey, Miss Betty!
Sooo Good to hear from ya!
Love Old Wash Tubs! Sooo Many Uses! and...They Look Mighty Cool....waiting to Serve!...
Love to Ya!
Barb C.

simplyiowa said...

Hey Girl!!!
Jan...as my friend, Patty, from Fern Hill, {south amana} would say...
"We can Make Your Dreams Come True!"...
Get in That Buggy....and Head North!!!
There is gonna be TONS of Stuff....that has 'JAN' written all over THEM!
Make it Happen Girl!!!!
and...some of my very best sales... have been cold...and WET! I hand it over...and know... it will all be AMAZING!!!
Love to Ya!
Tell all the Girls HOWDY!
Barb C.

Elisha said...

how do you find these things? I can never find nothing in Iowa! :)

simplyiowa said...

Hey Elisha...!
The Truth be know...
They Find Me...
The gal I bought this last load from, and I... truly have a 6th sense... with each other...it's uncanny...
So...My Dear...
Come jump in the Ford...with me...someday... and you can ride shotgun!
Hang on...It Can Be a Long....Wild...Ride!
Love to ya!
Barb C.
{Iowa..is a Honey Hole...you just have to follow the Bees...and be real careful...not to get stung...they can get ya...when you least expect it! {I should never have quit Smokin'!}

JB Knacker said...

Hey...I'm thinking I might be able to come to this sale! Keep it full and messy...I love scrounging around!! Hang in there,
Brenda