I found this little cutie at a thrift store here in town that was having a "Christmas In July" sale, where everything was 75% off.
I'm pretty sure I was the first person that morning to even look at their Christmas section on the first day of the sale.
They went right into my basket:
He's marked "Japan" on the bottom:
The little wooden drummer is from Midwest of Cannon Falls, and very well made with a cute face :
and while this ribbon dispenser box may not seem very exciting to you, I was happy to find it.
I keep all different colors of curling ribbon in them, and they are the easiest dispensers I have ever found to use.
I'm a big curling ribbon enthusiast from WAY back; I love to combine colors to match the (preferably vintage) paper I use to wrap gifts.
Some nice finds, and the prices simply couldn't be beat!