Friday, February 4, 2011

You Lose One, You Win One

A week ago I bid on this pretty green jumper and lost.


Yesterday I bid on this pretty red jumper and won.



Both Vintage. Both velvet. Same size. Both sold for around $35.

I guess thats how the vintage universe is supposed to work.

10 comments:

  1. I personally like red much better, so from my point of view you lucked out ;)

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  2. At least you got one in the end! I think the red will look fab on you, but I would have loved to own that green one!

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  3. ooh nice, I like them both so I guess you did good! And btw my husband would kill for that blue lurex shirt your OH is wearing in the side pics!!

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  4. I prefer the red one, so i think you did well!- Happy weekend to you

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  5. Great find! I also prefer the red one. Interesting that they sold for the exact same amount!

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  6. Hehe, exactly. You have to try and trust that the vintage gods will look after you, don't you!

    btw, I linked to your excellent bakelite post in a round-up I did yesterday. It was such a great write-up I had to share with people who might not have spotted it :)

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  7. I like the red one too. I wanted the green one but I do already have a light green one and no red. So now I'm set!

    STM-E's blue lurex is pretty cool! But he's only my BFFOH. lol

    Penny Dreadful-Thanks!! I'm gonna head over to your blog and check it out :-)

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  8. Hi, I have dedicated a post to your site in my vintage collection:
    http://look10.blogspot.com/2011/02/vintage-collection-page-13.html
    AND
    http://look10.blogspot.com/2010/02/vintage-collection-database.html
    Hope you like.
    Greetings

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  9. Vicen-thanks so much! Its really neat that you do posts like that!

    Art Deco Dame-I do too. I'd own and wear them both if I could :-)

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