Posts made in July 4th, 2011

Magpie Monday: Expensive Bargains

Posted by on Jul 4, 2011 in Home & Garden | 13 comments

I love a bargain, and never more than on Magpie Monday, but two of my recent thrifty finds ended up costing me a lot more than the few pounds I paid for them in the charity shop. You might remember my blogging-in-the-dark episode la couple of weeks ago, well it was all the fault of this light shade, bought for the princely sum of £2 (reduced from £4): I bought it immediately after viewing a house we were hopeful to move into, and for which it would have been perfectly suited. The move didn’t happen, but the shade scrubbed up nicely, so I thought I may as well hang it up in the hallway...

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