Also this summer I went back to my hometown in Italy for my summer holidays
Even though the weather was perfect, the food amazing and I had a lot of fun with my old friends: I found the time to go for a short thrifting tour, I know you love the ‘Thrifting in Italy’ posts guys
As I also said in my last thrifting in Italy post, and to Vanessa during my interview on Thrift Core, Italians are not very passionate about thrifting: It’s considered something for poor people over there. Anyway, below there are the funniest things I found:
Specially in my region -Sicily- this kind of furniture -end of XIX century, so called Liberty Style- are still very appreciated and quite common. So it is not difficult to find them in the local second hand shops.
If I’ll move back to Italy one day, I wouldn’t dislike to have one -and just one- of them
As you probably saw above, on the cabinet there’s a ceramic -fake porcelain- statuette…
…they are really loved by some people and you can easily find houses almost completely packed with those stuff! I personally think that they are crap, but I respect who collects them You’ve to be really brave to do it…;)
Another kind of furniture you can easily find in my city’s second hand shops, are the fake Venetian Style ones -see above- I’ve no sympathy for who buys them; at all
Finally…I found something matching my taste Specially the clock on the right side -sorry for the poor pic- it was lovely!
Last, but not least, my favorite kind of find…THE SAD CLOWN! I took the pic of one only but there was an entire wall full of sad clowns…amazing. They are so pop-trash that I can’t resist…I’ll buy one, one day
So, this was it…I’m glad I found the time to have a thrifting tour because It is always a lot of fun.
Which find do you like the most? Let it me know in the comments!
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