Roadside Find

July 31st, 2012 in member junk     
shamrockerin shamrockerin, member
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Last Saturday I found this sweet, vintage doll crib on the side of the road. It's in rough shape for sure, but I think I can save it!


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Comments (8)

BillyJo writes: I'M WORKING ON ONE TOO! LET US KNOW HOW IT COMES OUT!!!
BILLYJO Posted: 9:37 am on August 5th
LloydsLandingofSears writes: It's adoreable - I would fill it with quilts as a display, if you're a collector. The spindles look like they are in a pattern to me too. I love it - wow, what a great find! ~Mary~ Posted: 4:13 pm on August 1st
shamrockerin writes: Hi MakinItHappen! I been finishing grad school, working 2 jobs, planning a wedding and at the dentist (almost every other week since May!)

That's why i haven't been on here lately, but I'm glad to be back with my JMS buddies! Posted: 11:24 am on August 1st
MakinItHappen writes: Hey Erin, where ya been? I hope you can use those adorable wheels for something else. The crib can be used for lots of things after you put your magic on it. Posted: 7:33 am on August 1st
mysalvagedtreasures writes: This beautiful old piece has so much potential. I love the color. Wow, what a find! Posted: 5:21 pm on July 31st
shamrockerin writes: I thought the spindles were broekn as well, but it's actually just the way they're arranged. makes it easier for me. I've already removed the 3 wheels that were remaining: they're very cute w/ heart designs on them.

I also stabilized it w/ some Gorilla Glue since my initial try of wood screws didn't work. Posted: 11:35 am on July 31st
JunkArchitect writes: If it was mine I would leave the old finish, repair the broken spindles, etc. and add a top. It would make a great vintage changing table.

Jim
Posted: 9:34 am on July 31st
annebell writes: Oh, I hope you can save it! It's so cute! Posted: 8:58 am on July 31st
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