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Tammi - I've found that many baby steps tend to get you further than a huge leap in followed by a huge leap out - http://www.archaicarcane.com
Singer 431G, 411G, 503J, 301A, 2x 221 (featherweight), 222k - the holy grail, 99k, 99, 115, 15-90 Centennial, 27, VS2, 28 hc, 128 knee bar, 201-2, Ultralock 14u64a (Serger), Pfaff 130-6, and a Kangaroo coming Nov 2013.
For those Davis Sewing Machine fans - this is your chance to find something to match.
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Here is a little sweetie, someday hope to add one of these to my stash of machines.
My stash keeps me in stitches!
I asked him if he was high or left out a decimal point...but neither is the case because his appraiser told him that was the average sale price for these. whatever.
Here is a Wheeler and White machine in a Singer cabinet. Also, it has matching stool. Who writes these ads?
Wheeler and White Sewing Machine - $175 (Genoa)
Date: 2012-11-29, 8:18PM PST
Estate sale at <snip> on Friday, November 30 and Saturday, Dec 1 from 9 - 3. Antique Wheeler and White sewing machine complete with matching wooden box and attachments. From the early 1900's, this company was later acquired by Singer. Also, Singer sewing machine in fold out wooden cabinet with matching storage stool.
Last edited by JudyTheSewer; 11-30-2012 at 09:07 AM.
Other than these machines/prices that we laugh at, has anyone else noticed the "general fair price" of machines is going up?
It seems to me that what I used to be able to pick up for $50 or less is now actually selling for $100 or more?
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