Friday, January 11, 2013

Pyrex Find at Value Village

Just after Christmas, I had to drop something off at the post office and managed to zip into my local Value Village.


Have I mentioned that I just love fridgies? I spotted the yellow 503 from the primary colours set and it was in almost-perfect condition. I swooped into the aisle quickly because a young hipster was scouring the shelves nearby, and you just never know!


I hesitated bigtime when I saw the $6.99 pricetag. With tax, that is almost eight dollars! I caved and bought it, convincing myself that I have an orphan lid at home that has been waiting for it.


I use the dishes for marinading fish, holding and serving salads, and baking brownies so it really doesn't hurt to have multiples.


I also think it looks pretty cute with my Primary Blue and Delphite Blue Fridgies. =) Linking up to Thrift Share Monday at ATG!

10 comments:

  1. I'm with you on the fridgies! I find it so hard to pass one up in good condition if it's a decent price!

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  2. I too love fridgies - they are so useful. I picked up a 503 and a 502 Butterprint with lids yesterday. They are doubles for me and need some elbow work, but I think they're worth it. Love the blue and delphite too!
    :)
    C

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  3. Aaaaaaagh the Delphite! It is so pretty. Something that I would love to find but haven't been so lucky (yet).

    Erica

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  4. I second the comment above...swooning over the Delphite one! I love fridgies too -- so handy!

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  5. Nice combo - they do look nice together!!

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  6. Love the thrift store "pounce"! Nothing is quite as gratifying than not only making a score but making it right under somebody else's nose! Those are lovely dishes too. :)

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  7. You found some great pieces!!!

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  9. I love fridgies too and was so thrilled to thrift a yellow 503 with the lid intact. Thanks so much for visiting L'Heure Bleue At Home.

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  10. great find, and fridgies is the cutest word ever!

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