Ramblings from Scotland about how I could stop recreational shopping and only buy "needs" not "wants, money saving, having a budget and keeping to it and frugal tips...
Sunday, 28 August 2011
Wonderful jumble sale!
A yearly jumble sale and charity auction was yesterday....
Got some great stuff -
China mug with in-built tea strainer
Cream and gold material thingy for the mantlepiece for xmas
2 small folding garden chairs for the caravan
Didnt buy anything at the aution but just love the atmosphere! Then while they were doing the auction it was announced "fill a bag for £1" so I got....
1000gms brown acrylic yarn
2 x 200gm pure new wool
Fleece scarf and mitts (were still in wrapper!)
Brown check scarf
Small red fleecy blanket
4 tops for dd
Skirt for dd
Jeans and Tommy Hillfigger top for dgd
2 pretty cotton serviettes
2 cotton place mats
Plastic apron with strawberries on
(eldest dd got the wool, brown scarf, mug and xmas thingy so they are not in the picture)
Spent a grand total of £6 +£2 entrance fee - very pleased!