...a few weeks ago, after a post Mother's Day get together at the in-laws, we were driving home when I noticed a 'new' thrift store. I don't usually peruse the shoppes out of town but I was still in the "searching for backyard/garden kitsch" mode and so we stopped in for a look-see.
I wandered around a bit and came upon this little nugget:
It looked to be in pretty good shape but it was hard to really tell as it was being used as a repository for artificial flowers and greenery. It was also hanging up on the wall barely out of reach, so, in order to check it out and find the price I had to
When I got to the counter, much to my surprise, I was informed that all yellow tags were .99 cents today. Yay, for me. I brought that baby home, gave her a coat of white spray paint using my new and wonderful sprayer handle gadget, and when it was all nice and dry moved it over to the patio and plopped my Knockout rose in it.