Friday, March 6, 2009

PINK Saturday






Its Saturday again. How do I know it is? Because its PINK Saturday hosted by Beverly from HowSweetThesound. You will want to click onto her site and see all the other PINK participants. Be sure to leave your mark, your comment so they know you've been there!

I caught it. I caught what Shelia had last week. You know hearing voices softly calling to me and the car "being directed" to a thrift store. Once I got there I thought well I'll just go in quickly and after all I haven't been there for a little while. The parking lot was FULL! I did manage to find a parking spot and inside I saw all the 50% off signs. This was really exciting.

I went to my favourite area of the store and look what I found and brought home with me....Dishes.

There were 16 pieces to this set. Are they not pretty for spring and summer? First there is the bread/dessert dish with a pretty yellow flower. The outer rim is a soft gray and white.

The second piece is this beautiful bowl with a pretty purple flower. I know the PINK is coming.
The PINK dinner plate! They all show no wear and I'm so happy I found them. Now these dishes were $12.95 for the set. I got them for $6.50 because they were half price. I was so excited. I love them.
Enjoy your Saturday. I hope your weather has continued to be beautiful. I hope you'll visit the other beautiful PINKS today. Have a lovely day.... Judi xoxo

27 comments:

Julie said...

Oh, Judi...these plates and bowls are just perfect! I love them too! What a neat edge pattern with the floral centers! Very distinctive!!!

Shelia said...

Hi Judi! Oh, I'm so excited for you - these dishes are beautiful! What a deal you got, too! I feel a Tablescape Thursday coming up! Man, I like these!
Be a sweetie,
Shelia ;)

Susan said...

Great dishes..I wish I would find some pink dishes..I think they are hiding from me in all the discount places... I am not giving up! Happy Pink Saturday

Susan

♥ Kathy said...

How beautiful they are Judi! And wow, you got a great deal!! I know the pink is the featured plate but I really like the yellow :) Hugs, Kathy ♥

Marilyn said...

Beautiful and what a find. I know you will enjoy them.

Bo said...

Hi Judi...Those dishes are so pretty, I can't believe somebody hadn't grabbed them at $12.95... that seems like a great price to me...but $6.50! They practically gave them to you...LOL ;-) Bo

Kris said...

What a good deal. I love each plate. I would of grabbed those up in a heartbeat.

Happy PS

Kris

Smilingsal said...

I'm so sorry to hear that you've caught THAT sickness-that-no-drug-can-ever-help!

The plates are lovely--so delicate in the design. That's my kind of plate! Happy Pink Saturday.

Light and Voices said...

~Judi~You practically got those dishes free. Simply divine! Happy Pink Saturday.
Joyce

Gabriela said...

Happy Pink Saturday!


~ Gabriela ~

Sandi@ My Yellow Door said...

Hi Judi,
Lovely dishes! Have a lovely day.

Blessings,
Sandi

Dianne said...

I hear voices too when I pass my favorite shopping spots and it's my husband's voice telling me to stop buying stuff! Ha!

Terri said...

Love all of these botanical prints on these dishes.

Happy Pink Day!

Elizabeth said...

I love that each size plate has a different flower! What a great bargain.

The Quintessential Magpie said...

Judi! These are divine! Love them! What a find! Now you and Shelia have me going!

Hope you're having a very Happy Pink Saturday!

XO,

Sheila :-)

Beverly said...

Gosh Judi. What a fantastic find you have here. These are so pretty.

Happy Pink Saturday. And, that tassel in your header is gorgeous!!!

Jennifer said...

The plates are great! What a great deal! They really make you want Spring!
Happy Pink Saturday!
Jennifer

Debra said...

Wow what a great find!!!! Lucky you.

Happy Pink Saturday

JudyBug said...

Oh, you just had to have those. When something "calls your name", it's meant to be!

JudyBug

Mimi said...

Pink Saturday is so much fun for me and especially fun when sites like yours participate. Thanks so much for sharing with me today! I ♥ your blog!

I ♥ your kitty!

Judy said...

I love the plates. Don't you love it when you find something you love and the price is right? Thank you so much for visiting. I love making new friends.

laurie @ bargain hunting said...

I cannot believe what a deal you got on those plates! They are beautiful! I would love to have those. Even at the full price marked, they would have been a deal. I'm a little jealous. laurie

imjacobsmom said...

I am so surprised they were left on the shelf - they are so cute - and for $6.50 what a bargain! I'm looking forward to seeing them this Thursday! ~ Robyn

Honeycombmama said...

Those are so pretty! Great buy:)
Gina jo

fitty's pinky rose cottage said...

happy pink saturday! pretty dishes..

Claudia said...

Beautiful china! Happy Pink Saturday!

Deanna said...

Wow Judi,
what a find! It's such a thrill when you can find something so beautiful and it be intact.

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(¸.·´ (¸.·´ Happy Pink Saturday!
Deanna :D