Thrifty Thursday: gold-trimmed Snoopy figurines, not only a steal, but are super cute

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Everyone loves a bargain. This week’s find comes from Nancy Degges of Virginia Beach.

What: Snowmobiling Snoopy Lenox figurines

Cost: $4

Where: CHKD Thrift Store

What makes it special: These adorable Snowmobiling Snoopy figures that I received for Christmas from my son, Robert, and his girlfriend, Anya, feature Snoopy riding a snowmobile, with ears and scarf flying, pulling a Christmas tree on a sled. The snowmobile and the sled are trimmed in 24 karat gold. The two figures [c. 2009 3/8 were packed carefully in their original box, complete with protective plastic covers. Robert and Anya purchased these cute Snoopy Lenox figures at CHKD Thrift this past summer for about $4. Identical figures are offered for sale on eBay and Amazon for $69 and $79, respectively.

Your turn

Thrift shop and yard sale enthusiasts, here’s your chance to let others gush over your nifty finds.

By email: thrifty.thursday@pilotonline.com

What to include: Item, price, where found and what makes it special. Include your name, occupation, city and phone number. High-resolution photos are welcome.