Sunday, September 25, 2011

Hello pyrex world!

Hello fellow Pyrex addicts.
I have been lurking for a while and finally got a chance to take a picture and make an introduction!
Here is a view of my displayed collection so far.

From Drop Box


I have only been collection since mid-summer. It started with Fireking and moved on to Pyrex. At first I was buying everything I could find, but as you probably have experienced, I started to get a better feel for what I really loved.
I have a bit more that I don't display and probably don't plan on keeping. My favorite patterns are Horizon blue, all of the primary sets, spring blossom and Butterfly Gold.
I have also been collecting vintage Corelle and decided to forego the traditional 'china' collectiion for a mix and match table set of the stuff. I love the look of it in action!
From Drop Box


I love all the fun finds I see posted here. It definitely seems like my Goodwill is picked over (I think they are putting all the good stuff on their online auction site), so I live vicariously through you all!
Also, I don't have much space in my little hutch, so I will need to slow down a bit until I can move to a different house or buy another cabinet! Also, I need to convince the hubby I am not a hoarder.
So, that is that! Hello Pyrex World!

22 comments:

  1. If I were you I'd consider bidding on the stuff they put on the website. At least then you could pick it up at the store rather than pay for shipping. I wish there was a Goodwill here that would post things on their site. My stores are very picked over-it's rare that I find a piece. Are those horizon cinderella bowls? I don't think I've ever seen the whole set.

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  2. They are the horizon Cinderella set. I bought three of them from Goodwill online (from my area) and completed it through eBay. I would do more through the online store, but you can only pick up during normal business hours so it makes it hard for a working momma. I still got the set for less than what it would sell for completely. Horizon blue has turned out to be my passion. I will continue to seek out that collection most of all, regardless of space.

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  3. You have a nice collection started! I love Horizon blue too, such a pretty shade of blue! I found a couple pieces from the round casserole set at Goodwill a while back; I'll have to take some pictures and post them. These kinds of finds are very rare at our Goodwill too and they don't have online shopping either.

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  4. I'm so jealous of your Horizon 442! It's all I need to complete the set of Cinderalla bowls and I can't seem to find one.

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