Friday, July 16, 2010

Keep It Cool - Vintage Lawn Sprinklers



Whoo it's hotter than Hades here...



But you can keep cool with a vintage lawn sprinkler...



I've been using a chipped metal painted yellow one that my folks got back in the 50's...



Works great!



Pick up a couple for your mid-century place if you don't have any.



Most of these are cheap, cheap cheap!

Find these and more HERE.
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6 comments:

  1. Love the bug. lol

    I remember every single one of the others. My parents had all of them (except the one with wheels) at some point in time.

    My in-laws had that last one.

    Remember running through the sprinkler on a hot summer day?

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  2. Oh that just makes me want to run through the sprinklers, especially since our a/c died today. And living in Phoenix, no a/c makes it a tad bit warmish inside. Also, I adore that bug!

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  3. I passed one up at Salvation Army -turquoise! I am still kicking myself-Zootsuitmama

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  4. we don't usually need lawn sprinklers in the UK ;o) But lately we could do with them! Love the bug

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  5. I've never seen a sprinkler like the first one before - really cool.

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