Tons of tag sales, tons of balls and trucks. Alas, Gus is finally at the age where he realizes that he, too, can buy stuff at tag sales. I did manage to score a few items for myself, though, including a vintage suitcase for free, my favorite price.
The most fun was visiting a found objects artist’s studio and pawing through all of the treasures that were up for grab. I scored all three letters in Gus’ name (another good reason for choosing a single syllable name) and turned around a project in no time flat, which makes my husband very happy.
Here they are in their original form (sturdy, wooden and boring.