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Tattered Tiques
Northwest Suburbs of Chicago
The Traveling Trio, Mom and two sisters' junking adventures
Interests: travel, sewing, vintage, baking, fleamarkets, crafting, junk, raising kids
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Posted Sep 19, 2012 at Tattered Tiques
We have been busy getting our new blog up and running. We have decided to switch our blog over to Blogger. Please follow us over there...our new blog is If you are a subscriber to the blog, you may need to re-subscribe over at the new blog. Sorry for... Continue reading
Posted Aug 19, 2012 at Tattered Tiques
Last week we got back from out trip down south along Route 127. It's called the World's Longest Yard Sale. Here are some pictures that we took along the way. Continue reading
Posted Aug 16, 2012 at Tattered Tiques
We are back from our long trip down south. Stop by the shop this week to see some of what we brought back. We have tobacco baskets, a georgeous old iron bed, and some antique architectual pieces to die for! We are open this weekend, August 9, 10, 11th. Continue reading
Posted Aug 8, 2012 at Tattered Tiques
We are so excited to annouce we are now distributors for Miss Mustard Seed's Milk Paint! Join us on this new venture. Continue reading
Posted Aug 8, 2012 at Tattered Tiques
We love the combination of Old Orche and Old White Chalk Paint. Look at this adorable little chest of drawers painted in this combination. It turned out adorable. Continue reading
Posted Aug 3, 2012 at Tattered Tiques
I fell head over heels for this vintage sign. So much, I had to keep it. Do you covet an antique sign at home? Continue reading
Posted Aug 2, 2012 at Tattered Tiques
A few months ago, this dresser was painted in Chalk Paint™ . The color, Provence. It wasn't quite finished when it went out on the floor. I knew it needed a whole lot of something, but wasn't sure what. So it sat for a few weeks, unnoticed. That was untill... Continue reading
Posted Jul 28, 2012 at Tattered Tiques
Is't offical, we are Offical Annie Sloan Stockists. We are very excited about this, to say the least. We have been selling the paint since last fall for our friend Michelle at Di Lucca Design. But now, we have joined her and the other Annie Sloan Stockists and are very... Continue reading
Posted Jul 18, 2012 at Tattered Tiques
Our Annie Sloan Chalk Paint classes are under way. I just wanted to share some pictures of them to try and intice you to join in the fun. Stop by the shop for more information or give us a call. Continue reading
Posted Jul 12, 2012 at Tattered Tiques
We are at mom and dad's cabin up in Eagle River for the holiday week. Down the road from the cabin we saw this great old truck and knew it would be a great photo opportunity. We grabbed our American flag bunting, tied it on and took some photos. It... Continue reading
Posted Jul 3, 2012 at Tattered Tiques
Come see what's new this week at the shop. We have tons of great things for your summer decorating. Stop by the shop, we are open this week! Continue reading
Posted Jun 29, 2012 at Tattered Tiques
Hope you enjoy your special day Mom. Happy Birthday from all of us! We love you! Continue reading
Posted Jun 28, 2012 at Tattered Tiques
Tattered Tiques took a little break after Na-Da Farm Barn Sale. We're home from the cabin, back in the shop, and already planning more road trips. We were all mentally and psychically exhausted after the sale. You have probably seen a ton of pictures already, but I just wanted to... Continue reading
Posted Jun 4, 2012 at Tattered Tiques
The June issue of Jeanne D'arc Living Magazine is now in! Stop by the shop this weekend and pick up a copy. If you missed the May issue, we still have some left and they are on sale for only $10. We are open today and tomorrow come on... Continue reading
Posted Jun 1, 2012 at Tattered Tiques
Come see us at the Nada Farm Sale this weekend! If you haven't been, it is a must! Take a long ride out and spend the day on Anne Marie's farm. There will be plenty of vendors selling vintage wares and vintage inpsired items. For more information and directions to... Continue reading
Posted May 16, 2012 at Tattered Tiques
Happy Mother's Day! We hope you all enjoyed your day. I wanted to share some beautiful pictures my 8 yr. old took today at the Chicago Botanical Gardens. Continue reading
Posted May 13, 2012 at Tattered Tiques
Have you see the new site from Serena Williams of The Farm Chicks? If not, you must check it out. It is filled with tons of inspiration and lots of places to visit. Continue reading
Posted May 8, 2012 at Tattered Tiques
Thanks Susan!
Toggle Commented May 7, 2012 on Thrifty Outdoor Pots at Tattered Tiques
I saved a bundle this year on my outdoor pots. My mom picked up some pots for $10 each, which we painted and planted with thrifty plants as well. They turned out great. Take a look. Continue reading
Posted May 4, 2012 at Tattered Tiques
We have the May issue of Jeanne d'Arc magazine! Stop by this weekend and get your copy! Thursday, May 3rd, 10:00-3:00 Friday, May 4th, 10:00-3:00 Saturday, May 5th, 10:00-3:00 22029 Pepper Rd. Unit 2 Lake Barrington, IL 60010 Continue reading
Posted May 2, 2012 at Tattered Tiques
It's Annie's Birthday today, so here's wishing her a Very Happy Birthday! Continue reading
Posted Apr 22, 2012 at Tattered Tiques
We are open this weekend! Last chance to sign up for one of our Paint Classes! Check our website for more info: Shop hours: Thursday, April 19th 10:00-5:00 Friday, April 20th 10:00-5:00 Saturday, April 21st 10:00-3:00 Continue reading
Posted Apr 18, 2012 at Tattered Tiques
Subway banners are all the rage right now. We have a couple of choices to choose from in the shop. Which will you choose? Stop by this week for a visit. We're open!! Continue reading
Posted Apr 17, 2012 at Tattered Tiques
One day last week I woke up to a devastating blow. My Bloodhound, Clark, had passed during the night. He was in great shape and the night before was totally fine, so it came as a complete suprise to us. He was 9, but was a picture of health. I... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2012 at Tattered Tiques