18 Really Cool Things That People Found


At some point in our lives, we’ve all fantasized about discovering a forgotten treasure chest brimming with superb antique rarities that will supply us with an endless fortune. Such wishes come and go, but some people do manage to stumble upon a genuine lost wealth in the most unlikely of places. Of course, everyone’s concept of a treasure is different, so ours includes items like ancient Viking swords, gemstones, and coins, as well as a nest of cute baby bunnies. After all, aren’t adorable infant animals a rare find?

And, like with love, the most significant discoveries on our list were made when people stopped looking. You may waste an entire day dragging a metal detector over the floor. Here are 18 really cool things that people found. Lucky them!

#1 “My grandpa lost his finger 50 years ago. A few years ago, my uncle found the ring with a metal detector.”

#2 “I collect old purses from thrift stores. I pulled this out of a hard-to-see zip pocket in the side.”


#3 “I had to do it, made my own lottery and I won BIG!”

#4 “Found this pink grasshopper today.”

#5 “My daughter’s prom date doesn’t know how to tie a tie. Luckily, my 8-year-old daughter does.”

#6 “Kittens have started to run all over the place. We’re so lucky to have a stern but fair cat sitter.”

#7 “My corgi bringing joy to an elderly man whom she met this morning.”

#8 “I was walking through the park and suddenly saw this combo.”

#9 “I was picking apples in the orchard when suddenly…”

#10 “My roommate and I were walking through Target when this happened.”

#11 “I thrifted this really pretty Victorian mourning brooch for $35.00.”

#12 “Fairy tales do come true; I met this man on a platform for chatting with random people.”

#13 “My boyfriend proposed last night! He put the ring on Orly’s Kiss the Bride. How could I say no?”


#14 “Found this 750 (18k gold) ring for $20. I’m not sure what the stone is, but I might swing by a jeweler later.”

#15 “Amazing thrift store find: pup edition”

#16 “Finally finished the thrift flip I’ve been working on for about a month!”

#17 “Was mowing the lawn and suddenly found this. No bunnies were hurt.”

#18  “We accidentally bought portal rings. We just got our favorite colors.”