Sunday, August 14, 2011

Vintage Hanging Scale

The perfect chippy, dirty, old, rusty and green scale now hangs in my kitchen.

I actually got it for my ETSY shop, but just could not get rid of it. 

scale herbs 3


scale herbs 2


scale herbs 1


Can’t you see why I kept it?

I have recently added some neat things to my Amys All Things Home Etsy Shop.  Stop by if you have a few extra minutes to look around.

Good night all.  Blessings!
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19 comments:

Lou said...

Oh Amy, I love this! Such a unique find and it looks great....and you can change out what sits in there so easily. Maybe when you tire of it, you can put it on etsy. I'm sure it will get snapped up quickly.

Happy Sunday night to you.

Connie (aka Lou)

NanaDiana said...

How cute is that! Wouldn't you just love to know the history behind it? xo Diana

heartland farmhouse said...

I can see why! Looks like you had the perfect spot for it! I keep looking for the 'perfect (affordable) counter scale' too!

Rebecca

Ceekay- Thinkin of Home said...

You have to keep it...and if you don't let me know! I LOVE it!!

BECKY said...

Hi Amy! What a wonderful find! And the answer is NO! I couldn't have parted with it either!! I have been having that same struggle with a few things lately!! But I have some goals for my savings account, so into the shop they go!!

Have a lovely week!!
Hugs to you!
Becky

Becky C said...

Oh look at you, with that cute vintage scale hanging in your kitchen...knowing your poor Louisiana friend doesn't have one. LOL Well, I sure hope to find one that looks that awesome!!
Headed to look around your shop ;)
Love ya

PⒿ @ $ € € ₦$ ₣®0₥... said...

It's charming, Amy.

Stephanie said...

Fabulous find - looks great there -don't sell it!

hilary @ the upcycle furniture co. said...

love that! thanks for visiting today : )

Robin said...

Oh Amy! I wouldn't part with it either. It's perfect for your kitchen. What a find. I love it's rusty, crusty finish!

Theresa said...

Love it!! I found your blog last week and have since spent WAYYY too much time reading back through. I love all your old beat up treasures. Even though I decorate with darker coloured primitives, I enjoy reading about your amazing finds and your love of the Lord.

Ido said...

The scale is gorgeous! Will take a look at your etsy shop.
XXX Ido

michelle said...

I love it!! I have one as well but I painted mine white. I love the chippiness and rust that yours has and it is so fun to put things in the baskets :)
have a great day!
xoxo

Laurel said...

Oh my...yes, I can see why you decided to keep it. Great find :) Laurel

Debbie said...

I have tried to post here since yesterday, and I can't seem to get it to go. Trying again.

Love your vintage scales. They have AMY written all over it.

And I'm trying to figure out the herb in there. Yes, I'm lame not to know. Is it tarragon?

Heaven's Walk said...

Great find, Amy! I just love seeing those neat scaled hanging in kitchens! You put that in your shop, and I'm going to make sure I'm first in line to snap it up! lol!

xoxo laurie

Debbie Kay said...

Looks perfect there Amy. I love your style!

Smiles,

Debbie

Anne Marie said...

I love it!

Miss Gracie's House said...

I'd keep it too! I don't think I've ever seen one while out thrifting...only in antique stores! Great find!
Rene