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Coastal Maine Heritage – Embracing My Roots
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Coastal Maine Heritage – Embracing My Roots

Let’s Move to Coastal Maine 1920’ish One day back in the early 1920s, my grandmother and grandfather, Frank and Anne (Clark) Coupe moved from Massachusetts to the Nubble in search of a coastal Maine lifestyle, at a time when things were very different.  As you see, in the early 1920s people in New England were…

Transferware in My Mother’s Maine Home
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Transferware in My Mother’s Maine Home

Explore the beautiful world of transferware dishes in my mother’s Maine home. Discover the history and charm of these antique treasures. Vintage Transferware Vintage transferware refers to a type of pottery or porcelain that features intricate designs and patterns created through a transfer printing technique. This technique involves transferring a design onto the ceramic surface…

Eclectic Vintage Interior Design Ideas with Old Holiday Stuff
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Eclectic Vintage Interior Design Ideas with Old Holiday Stuff

Want the look of a hipstoric home? Pinterest’s newest trend is eclectic vintage interior design, and Thrifting with the Gals certainly has you covered! According to Pinterest, in 2024, people will find new ways to honor old stuff in their homes. The younger generations are embracing and looking to combine vintage—often inherited—pieces with their modern…

13 + Best-Loved Vintage Antiques and Uniques
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13 + Best-Loved Vintage Antiques and Uniques

Vintage antiques and uniques are my jam! And today’s post is all about where to find them, how to decorate with them, and how to know their value, along with 13+ of my best-loved. “Thrifting with the Gals” Today is the third Thursday of the month, meaning it’s time for “Thrifting with the Gals.” A…

Irresistible New England Antique Barn Sale | Budget Friendly
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Irresistible New England Antique Barn Sale | Budget Friendly

Are you looking for a budget-friendly place to shop for your favorite antiques and vintage home decor items in the New England area? You won’t want to miss Chandler & Co.’s monthly barn sale in Berwick, Maine. And wait until you see all the goodies I found and how I decorated my home with them….

58+ Old Fashioned Bargains and 3 Summer Vintage Markets
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58+ Old Fashioned Bargains and 3 Summer Vintage Markets

This summer has been a whirlwind with Thrifting with the Gals! There have been over 58 old-fashioned bargains, three summer vintage markets, a few yard sales, and 2 estate sales. Let’s take a look back at a few highlights and then move on to new adventures. I spied this little Book Nook cottage on the…

Mother Nature And An Antique Millinery Hat Mold
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Mother Nature And An Antique Millinery Hat Mold

Travel with me today on the backroads to Vermont, where Mother Nature exhibits both her fury and beauty, and I find an antique Millinery hat mold at one of my favorite second-hand shops along the way. Mother Nature | Vermont Floods It’s about a 3-hour and 15-minute drive from our home in Maine to our…