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Sunday, September 4, 2011

Swap & Shop


 Look at what I picked up at the Swap & Shop this morning...

 { Pfaff Hobbylock 788 }

I may be a novice when it comes to sewing but I had a good idea of what these machines cost. Tucked away between the pages of the instruction manual was the original bill of sale from Sawyer Sewing Center for $1063.83 back in 1993. It's in good working order and barely used.    


...and for a hundred bucks, I thought it was a really good deal. 


...now does anyone have a VCR I could borrow to watch the instructional video?

...just kidding :)

9 comments:

  1. AIYAYAYAYAY!!! I think it's almost the same as the one I got from usedvictoria!!! They can be besties! Wanna take a serger lesson together at Sawyers? I'm planning on going in the next few weeks. Congrats!!!

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  2. Just looked up my post...and it is!
    http://www.luvinthemommyhood.com/2010/11/theres-someone-new-in-my-house.html
    Mine needs a serious cleaning and some servicing but she's good to go! What are the odds that we got the same secondhand sergers?? It's meant.

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  3. you guys are awesome!!!!! jane, you're always finding deals! seriously, take me shopping with you! :)

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  4. AMAZING! you are way too lucky when it comes to this stuff... do you think if I sit next to you some luck would rub off? Rebecca you can sit on the other side of her! haha

    In other news I am casting on my cardigan!!! eeep wish me luck!

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  5. WAH?!?! You're rockin' and rollin' with sewing now!

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  6. I am so jealous!! Can't wait to see what make!

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  7. Congrats on the awesome find!! Looking forward to see what you make with this beauty of yours! :)

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  8. where is this swap&shop you speak of? :D

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  9. The Swap & Shop is out in Langford, at Western Speedway... it's pretty massive.

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