New Addition in the Dining Room

Happy weekend!  I hope that you’re spending time with family and friends today!  I was lucky enough to get to horseback ride yesterday; we rode 16 miles around the beautiful Shawnee National forest (sorry I forgot to bring my phone for pictures)!

I’m resting up on this beautiful Sunday about to head to a church gathering.  But before I go, I wanted to do a quick post on this cute little bar cart I spotted in St. Louis.


I spotted this little bar car at one of my favorite spots to antique in St. Louis, Treasure Isle.  I just loved it’s cute lines and faux bamboo legs.  I mulled over purchasing it as I searched through all the other aisles.  I decided to leave it behind because I had spent too much time shopping and was late for dinner plans with a friend.  Immediately, I regretted my decision of leaving that cart behind.  I was meeting up with my friend Rebekah, who is a fellow antiquer and blogger, and told her about the regretful decision I made NOT to purchase this little cart.  A couple days later, Rebekah sent me a text and told me the cart was still at Treasure Isle and asked if I wanted it.  I, of course, said YES get it right now!  I’m lucky to have such sweet friends who understand my fondness for cute accessories!

Here are a few pictures of where I placed it and how I decided to style it (for now).

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Fresh flowers from the yard, lemons, napkins, books, straws, a teacup candle, and of course, Pellegrino grace its’ glass shelves.  Also, I picked up those ultra cool polished rock book ends from TJ Maxx (my most favorite place to shop, like, ever).

DSC_0006 DSC_0008 DSC_0009 DSC_0010The bar cart is the perfect accessory to hold drinks and extras that might be needed when hosting guests.

Have a great rest of your weekend!

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  1. July 29, 2015    

    I’ve been on the hunt for a bar cart like this! I love the shape!
    Falon at A Disney Mom Blog recently posted…Times They Are A-Changin’!My Profile

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    • July 29, 2015    

      Hi Falon, thanks for stopping by! It’s funny how things show up when you’re not looking for them, I totally stumbled upon this cute cart! That means you just need to visit more antique shops and stay on that “unofficial” hunt 🙂

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  2. July 29, 2015    

    Perfect! I’m so happy it was still there waiting for you; it was meant to be. Thanks for sharing at Vintage Inspiration Party.
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    • July 29, 2015    

      Hi Betsy, thanks for dropping by and yes, it was meant to be! 🙂 Thanks for hosting!

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Hello there, my name is Jessica and I'm so glad you've dropped by! I am a weekend DIYer, a die-hard antiquer, and a lover of all things vintage. Join me on my never ending journey of turning our house into our home!