Owl la la

What is it about op shopping(or thrifting) that gets my heart beating in anticipation? Is it an  inbuilt gathering instinct? I love poking around old, discarded objects, never being sure what treasure might be unearthed.

Of course often, I find nothing. That’s okay, it just makes it all the more satisfying when something does jump out at me.

Today, I hit the jackpot. My breath caught when I spied this whimsical owl cup complete with  lid(or perhaps it is a sugar bowl?). I especially love it’s tail poking out of the back, how surprising!


29 thoughts on “Owl la la

  1. Perhaps he is meant for steeping hot tea?? Either way, I love your little owl treasure, he’s adorable. By the way, I think this owl is a he for some reason, don’t ask me why.

  2. Thanks for liking my posts! I love owls…so I am officially in love with your blog and following you! Hope you can follow me back – if you want too, that is! Thanks for putting a BIG smile on my face ‘coz of all your owl posts! ❤

  3. Gorgeous! What a find!! I’m a massive op shopper and you’re right, there is a rise in the heart rate, with anticipation, especially when you visit an op shop for the first time. I must say you may not always find anything, but you certainly jackpotted (? is that a word?) with the owl!! Kel x

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