Vintage Iron Trivet

Today I went to a white elephant fair at our church. 

vintage iron trivet photo holder

Aside from the usual stuff nobody wanted, things
even I couldn't think of any possible way to repurpose,
there was one item that called to me from across the room.

In between the old ash trays, ugly collectables, and faded candles I saw this vintage iron trivet.

I think I heard the church bells ring at the exact moment I spotted this.

I gasped a little as I dived for it through a room full of old women filling large bags.

So now for 50 cents... it is mine.

vintage iron trivet photo holder

Not only was it rusty and have a hole in the top for hanging 
but it was magnetic!!!  

Yes it was!

vintage iron trivet photo holder
Those 3 beauties in the picture are my grandmother and her 2 sisters.
So despite the lack of much else to bring home
today, I'm super excited about the iron trivet!

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I am Susan, the author and creator at Homeroad. I am a wife, mother of 4 daughters, and a grandmother of 5 and counting. I am a retired teacher, a DIY blogger and an artist at heart. .