Posts Tagged “Milk Glass”

What’s on Craigslist today?

By | August 28, 2012

I love shopping at estate sales but craigslist is always an interesting place to search for dishes. Sometimes you can find great deals and other times you come across people trying to pull a fast one. Here is what I found today: I searched “flow blue” and found this expensive platter. It seems overpriced but […]

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More hobnail milk glass pieces

By | January 31, 2012

I got 2 more pieces in the mail from my friend Mitra and I love them.  She sent me a cute hobnail milk glass single stem vase and a large hobnail milk glass candy dish.  I love them both and I will most likely use both pieces this weekend at my mom’s birthday party.

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Craigslist.com Find: I hit the milk glass jackpot!

By | January 28, 2012

Today is Saturday and I had to work.  I normally do not work on the weekends by my department had a backlog and the entire team pitched in and helped take care of it.  Since I was on the computer I decided to do a quick search on Craigslist for “hobnail”.  Today I got lucky. […]

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Thrift Shop Find: $1 Anchor Hocking drop milk glass vase

By | January 24, 2012

Today I decided to spend my lunch break at some local thrift shops in Poway.  I was hoping to find a lot of milk glass, Flow Blue, and other cool stuff for cheap.  That did not happen.  I did not find one piece of Flow Blue.  I found an Anchor Hocking drop milk glass vase […]

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Hobnail, Hotcakes, and tamales

By | January 22, 2012

Today started off like any other weekend. Until late morning when the doorbell rang. My daughter opened the door and my sister. sister-in-law, nephew, mom, and dad suprised me and brought a party with them. They brought me my favorite cheese tamales from La Masocta Bakery and some delicious cupcakes from Hotcakes Bakes. I probably […]

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Westmoreland Milk Glass Flag Eagle Fleur De Lis Plate

By | January 22, 2012

I picked this up the week we got home we got back from Indiana.  I love it because it is milk glass and because the patriotic theme reminds me of Travis’s service in the Marine Corps.

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My little collection

By | January 22, 2012

Inspired by Grandma Bev, I decided I wanted to start collecting some sort of china/glassware. I had a hard time deciding because I hate commitments. At first I thought I wanted carnival glass, then fenton, then milk glass. I bought my first piece in Indiana. A small blue fenton hobnail dish. While I was in […]

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