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Thread: My awesome antique-mall bargain!

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    Oh my gosh was a steal! Someone sure doesn't care about the beautiful things in life, do they?
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    Well you got the deal of the year! So glad that pretty quilt has an appreciative new owner and is off that cement floor!

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    you really got a deal. before i started quilting, i bought a quilt with embroidery on it that was in bad shape. i paid over three hundred for it!
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    What a wonderful find! I love checking out antique malls - you just never know what treasures you will find! Lucky you!
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    wow may be she was not thinking of the hanger when she said the price.

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    WOW! What a wonderful find an bargain. The quilt is beautiful, too.

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    Wow!! What a buy!! Love the border around the quilt.

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    S...c...o...r...e!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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    Well what a great quilt and a great price and a great story and and and how lucky are you lolol )
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    That is a beautiful quilt. Love the hanger also. I want to say may $50.

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    Very pretty!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Ethel A View Post
    For both items...... $15. I'm not kidding. Now, this may not be an old quilt (I have no idea how old it is) but I didn't care. It's such a pretty quilt and the hanger is in excellent shape. The vendor had no idea what to price it so she just took a guess. I wasn't going to argue with her. LOL! Oh - the stain came out. I took a bit of diluted oxy-clean to it and it came right out. I've hand-washed it; and it's now air-drying.
    I would say you got a very good bargain.

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    OMG, that was a steal! You did a service by saving this lovely quilt from further neglect! Congratulations, bravo!!

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    awesome find!
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    great find!

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    Terrific bargain! It's a beauty....good save

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    That is fantastic!

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    Wow, that is an awesome price and a great deal for those items. Lucky you.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Ethel A View Post
    For both items...... $15. I'm not kidding. Now, this may not be an old quilt (I have no idea how old it is) but I didn't care. It's such a pretty quilt and the hanger is in excellent shape. The vendor had no idea what to price it so she just took a guess. I wasn't going to argue with her. LOL! Oh - the stain came out. I took a bit of diluted oxy-clean to it and it came right out. I've hand-washed it; and it's now air-drying.
    Wow! What a find! Congratulations!

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    this is gorgeous and you are one lucky girl.. congrats.. so glad the stain came out and enjoy this alot..

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    It is a beautiful quilt! Great save!
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    It's gorgeous. You did good.

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    This was a lunch hour to remember! Happy for you to come a cross such a find.

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    What were they thinking? An amazing deal.
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    You did good!!!!!!!!
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