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baby clothes

Bought a trunk full of 1950s baby and toddler clothes from a guy off Craigslist. SO EXCITED to sort through it! I hope people at the store like them.

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what I found

Here’s the results of yesterday’s thrifting, now tagged and entered into inventory. There’s a sweater and a dress that need washing before I can photograph them, but this is the rest of it.

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tagging

Hit four thrift stores this morning, including a little hole in the wall on University that I’d previously overlooked, and the Salvation Army on New Hampshire I never get around to visiting. Found a whole bunch of stuff, including a lovely navy blue ’50s silk wiggle dress and a totally crazy ’70s maxidress with a bright quilted skirt. Everything has been tagged and entered into inventory– I’m doing it as I buy things, so I don’t have a whole pile of stuff to sort out once the downstairs at Polly Sue’s is ready; I want everything to be good to move in as soon as possible.

I’m using plain pre-strung manila tags from Staples, but I bought a robin rubber stamp from Redlead Paper Works, and I’m stamping the backs of my tags with it. I think they look pretty good.

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