Saturday, July 23, 2011

Vintage Luggage!

Hi Bloggerettes!  It's been a busy and very hot week here but never-the-less the hunt must go on for stuff to fill up the booths.  Right now all the beach goers are here and they are buying up everything in site!!!  It's a good thing but it's also very challenging to keep the booths filled with things they love to buy.

I bought a very cute luggage rack from another dealer and a few minutes later I found these at Habitat!!

Definitely a throw back to the 60's.  Lovin the green!


The metal label reads "Sears"


Going to the booth.

~~hugs~~
Sissie

35 comments:

Pamela said...

Love love this green vintage luggage! I had a set just like it as a child!
Pamela xo

Maureen said...

Oh I love luggage ad always pick it up. It looks pristine!

NanaDiana said...

Love those old pieces...the color is so retro, isn't it? I would have guessed Samsonite! xo Diana

Kim @ Savvy Southern Style said...

Love the color. So cute!

Nancy said...

How cool! Those will fly out of your booth, too. Keep cool!!

Hugs,
Nancy

Donna said...

I am green with envy, Sissie! What a terrific find, and in such perfect condition, too! I love the crown tags, and that luggage rack is great, too!

Sharing Shadymont said...

Oh Sissie,

I just love the green luggage! They look brand new! What a find. Like the luggage rack too!

Hope you're having a great weekend!

Blessings,
Kathy

Cindy said...

Oh cool!
I have also found the most amazing pieces of luggage discarded like that... and i'm always baffled that someone could let go of the energy and history they hold. Vintage luggage is so functional and so filled with memories. Great find Sissy... I'm sure they won't last long at the booth with that funky fun green color and in such perfect condition...

Cindy

T's Daily Treasures said...

The perfect match! Surely someone will snap up those lovelies. Have a wonderful day. Tammy

GardenofDaisies (Gayle) said...

Oh my goodness, I love the green luggage!!! It reminds me a the green go-go bag I used as a carry-on when I was a kid flying on Pan Am and Braniff. (I wish they still had airlines like that!) And I wish your was booth was near me!! I would so buy that makeup bag!

Allison said...

Those are so fun, Sissie! Hope you're having a lovely weekend.

From Tracie said...

*swooning*

I absolutely LOVE vintage luggage. LOVE it!!

That green is amazingly beautiful. sigh.

Riet said...

Yes, definitely my taste in luggage. Beautiful. Have a nice Sunday Sissie

Happier Than a Pig in Mud said...

How fun that folks are picking up special souvenirs to take home from your booth Sissie! Lovin' the cool luggage and stand:@)

Kathy @ Creative Home Expressions said...

Those are great cases, Sissie! I love the little travel case. Not that I travel a lot, but I like the older style luggage pieces better.

trash talk said...

Goin' in style.
Here's hoping that cute set brings you some more green.
Deb

Kelsie From Our Country Home said...

Love them...I just brought a new tank top that color lol.

Blessings Kelsie

Amy @MaisonDecor said...

They look like they are in perfect condition Sissie. I am really into that color green lately and am adding it to my man cave! I found a green and white chenille spread just that color that I am using for pillows. You get the best stuff!

Linda @ A La Carte said...

That bright green is amazing. Great find to go with your luggage rack! Wish I could shop your booth!
hugs,
Linda

Crystal Rose Cottage said...

Love that green! I used to have the overnight case in blue.....didn't everyone? Showing my age, right? lol~Hugs, Patti

KATHY said...

Hi Sissie, I love the color. They are gorgeous.

Kathy

Barb~Bella Vista Cottage said...

Sissie, lovely. The green is energy-filled for sure!

Happy and blessed Sunday!

Hugs, Barb

Aledia said...

Ooh, loving the green!! Stay cool and enjoy your week,
Aledia~

FLOWERSHOPGURL said...

Love it, mom had the same set in blue, oh the memories...
Hugz,
Kim

Something Nice and Pretty said...

Love the green luggage! I bet they don't last in your booth!
I love your header...what site do you use to do that?

Rondell

CollectIn Texas Gal said...

Yes, Green one of my favorite colors and this set is from my time. Yep...straight out of the 60's. I recently re-doed an Overnight Train Case...that's what we called them back then even though I never got to carry it on a train. Anyway, the inside was a mess, so I recovered it and cleaned the outside which was in great shape...brass tags and latches...so cool. I'll have to post about it soon. Great that you are having such good shopping out of your booth. Keep it up, SissieGal!!!!

Sherry @ No Minimalist Here said...

Sissie, I Love the green luggage! Glad to here your things are selling so well.
Hugs,
Sherry

Okio B Designs said...

What a great shade of green! Very retro! Love them!

Jeanine

**CREATIVE CARMELINA** said...

Green with envy here over this retro set!
Gorgeous!

New listings in my shop...stop by if you like!
Ciao Bella!

CREATIVE CARMELINA

missing moments said...

that vintage green is so cool

The Polka Dot Closet said...

Sissie, I love them, I have never seen that gorgeous green color in suitcases. Bet they sell soon!

Carol

Debbie@Debbie-Dabble and A Debbie-Dabble Christmas said...

Sissie,
Thanks so much for your visit and the info on the mocha glaze!

I have two suitcases that are identical to these. Only mine are an ugly avocado green and not the pretty green that you have!!
I think I will need to paint them....

Hugs,
Debbie

PⒿ @ $ € € ₦$ ₣®0₥... said...

What a great color green. Every old is new again!!

Jacqui said...

I had the same in blue in the 60's!!!

Junebug said...

You want to send that luggage to Oregon? Love, love them! I haven't seen that green, let's just say many years.Do you ship?????

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