The Crazy Suburban Mom: Pink Pyrex Karma!

Thursday, December 3, 2009

Pink Pyrex Karma!

Normally finding vintage things I love is difficult.

It almost always involves a lot of driving (which had been an issue recently). Even when I was going all over the place every week-end there was a lot of hit and miss.

People advertising estate sales that were really garage sales. And garage sales that were really more like garbage sales.

So when my absolute favorite find ever showed up on my door-step, it was shocking!

Well, okay not my door-step... A few feet farther...


That's right. My favorite 'find' ever wasn't a find... It came wrapped up and delivered to me...


With a card!

I couldn't believe my good fortune. Ginger and I danced all over the living room. I was dancing over my find, Ginger danced because she thought she was getting a Snausage.

I'd never been able to find one of these. Not ever, ever, ever.


And she sent it to me because she wanted me to have it, because I couldn't find any pink pyrex!


And she knew that because I told her every single time she posted finding some.


Actually, I think what I said was "Now, I know why there is no pink Pyrex in the United States! You are sucking it all up to Canada with your incredible pink Pyrex karma. (Although she's now added Delphite Blue Pyrex Karma too... )

Go visit Vonlipi although you will be crazy jealous like me...
Or go to her etsy shop because she parts with some of this stuff
before she changes her mind and keeps it all!

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concretenprimroses 12/3/09, 8:55 AM  

Very pretty! The local junk store has a bunch of pyrex. I'll check out to see if any of its pink and let you know!

heidi 12/3/09, 8:59 AM  

soooooooooooooooooooo pretty! i've got my sunny orange pyrex casserole, royal blue & just picked up an autumn piece -- i need to find a black/white snowflake piece for winter.

enjoy making a casserole in that beauty!

Miri 12/3/09, 9:17 AM  

Very pretty!!

Vonlipi 12/3/09, 10:08 AM  

I love how you write. Thank you for loving pink Pyrex. I am so glad I found it a good home!

Now go and give Ginger a snausage! ;)

LV 12/3/09, 10:24 AM  

What a lovely thing for someone to do. There are still a few good people left. That is a neat dish. I have seen all colors, but not the pink.

Postcardy 12/3/09, 10:44 AM  

I love old Pyrex. I'm glad you got your favorite color.

Jude 12/3/09, 11:50 AM  

I've used pyrex before, but don't have any favorite colors, but I do believe in positive thinking and it looks like it worked for you, very nice gift.

Khyra The Siberian Husky And Sometimes Her Mom 12/3/09, 12:02 PM  

You need to check out Rhonda's Blog

She's BIG into vintage Pyrex too!

Khyra says she's got two fun Boston Terrors!

Great find!

Khyra's Mom

Lidian 12/3/09, 1:01 PM  

I have never ever seen pink Pyrex and I live in Canada! lol But I'll keep an eye out...

~~Carol~~ 12/3/09, 1:37 PM  

How incredibly generous of her to send you that pretty, pretty pink Pyrex! I have only one piece, and I treasure it!
Happy VTT!

CC 12/3/09, 2:01 PM  

That was such a wonderful thing for her to do. The Pyrex is just wouldn't matter to me which color. I just love vintage Pyrex..all and any of it. Happy dancing and happy VTT..have a wonderful weekend.
p.s. I happy dance sometimes too.. :)

Jane 12/3/09, 2:33 PM  

What a wonderful gesture!! I love random acts of kindness. The pink pyrex is pretty...I can see why you were doing the happy dance!

Maureen 12/3/09, 3:18 PM  

Pink! Who knew? It's luver-ley!

Lemondrop Marie 12/3/09, 3:20 PM  

Oh poor Ginger, you mislead her there for a bit. Congrats on another lovely find!
Marie @ Lemondrop ViNtAge
Charmed giveaway!

Elizabeth 12/3/09, 3:52 PM  

I also drool over all of her Pyrex. How sweet that she sent you this dish.

Ann 12/3/09, 6:21 PM  

OOOOO I love pink. I hope after all that dancing Ginger got a snausage.

Susan 12/3/09, 7:16 PM  

Pink pyrex, well I never have seen it before. Very cool and so retro. Lucky you!

Happy Cottage Quilter 12/3/09, 8:12 PM  

Oh my goodness it is so beautiful. I've never seen a pink one before! Happy VTT


Pat & Ron Harris 12/3/09, 9:02 PM  

I don't think I've ever seen the Pink Pyrex. Or maybe I just didn't see it because I wasn't looking for it. I hope to see it all over now. It's beautiful. Thank you for visiting junkblossoms! I hope you come back often. Remember to say hi when you do. Happy Holidays or rather Merry Christmas!

Coloradolady 12/3/09, 9:36 PM  

Very pretty, I never see pink around here, I love the shape of this...lucky girl! Happy VTT and have a great weekend.

Lin 12/3/09, 10:14 PM  

Oh, Tracy, that is lovely. Glad you found it. Did you at least give Ginger a Snausage out of that bad boy?

Debbie 12/3/09, 11:31 PM  

What a sweet piece of pyrex. I have NEVER seen pink. Hope you gave Ginger a snausage to help you celebrate.

Lynette 12/4/09, 12:14 PM  

wow i have that in a round bowl with the clear glass lid

cool score

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