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Feb. 17th, 2014 @ 02:13 pm YARD SALE
Current Mood: hopefulhopeful
So I just can't stand the idea of not getting to go to the francaise dinner, so I'm going to have a bit of a costume yard sale. Sell off a few things to new homes and hopefully raise enough money to head to the dinner!

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I stupidly forgot to take exact measurements when I took these over to the NEW apt to photograph, I have around a 34" bust in my stays and probably a 29" waist, if you want more specifics on anything I'll head over after work and get them.


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Linen blackwork jacket. Machine sewn, hand finished. Has real gold spangles on the body and the back. Ties are silk ribbon. I believe it's a linen blend as I got it at Joann's, but it's such a good pattern for the period.

$75

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Brown 18th century jacket. This is synthetic with machine stitching, it does not have a closure as it was intended to be pinned closed as was period.

$40

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Men's double breasted vest. Size L

$20

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Vintage linen vest. This one is commercially made but just says size "Large" there is some discoloration beneath the buttons.
$20

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Men's doublet, approximately a medium. Made of synthetic fibers lined in cotton machine sewn.
$15

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Wool wrap thing. It's a wool viscose blend, again mass produced. one size fits all

$15



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Curly lamb muff, probably mid century?

$20


All prices are highly negotiable but do not include shipping, like I said the aim is just to get me to the dinner! I'll be posting a few more things and going through fabric and patterns in the next couple days. 
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From:padawansguide
Date:February 17th, 2014 07:20 pm (UTC)
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Is this a public post I can share? I'd be happy to post it to Costumer's Guide...
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From:quincy134
Date:February 17th, 2014 07:45 pm (UTC)
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Ditto--I'd be happy to link on my public blog.
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From:sewloud
Date:February 17th, 2014 08:45 pm (UTC)
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Yes! Please and thank you!
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From:sewloud
Date:February 17th, 2014 08:46 pm (UTC)
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It is and I would greatly appreciate it!
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From:ladyxjade
Date:February 17th, 2014 10:27 pm (UTC)
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I'll take that muff. MUFF BUMPIN
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From:grace_lee_19c
Date:February 19th, 2014 11:10 pm (UTC)
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BWAHAHAHAHA!!! Also, much hoping the brown jacket will fit me...