A Members' Posts

Offers  and  Requests
Offer: vintage brocade fabric (Dubuque) - Seven vintage brocade drapery panels--rose-colored with overlapping scallop pattern and tiny sage accent. Each panel is two feet wide and six feet long. All are in good condition, machine hemmed and finished. A little fading at the margins--but no stains or tears. Fairly heavy fabric. Could be good for small upholstery projects, pillows, purses, vests, vintage costumes, etc. Offer: vintage jacquard fabric (Dubuque) - 8 rose-colored drapery panels from the 1940s or 50s. Each is 48 inches wide, 82 inches long. Fabric's background has a smooth sheen. Simple stylized leaves in pattern have a slight texture and appear lighter in color. Some sun-fading along the edges. Clean and in good shape. Ready for creative re-purposing. Offer: 60s red velvet maternity outfit (Dubuque) - vintage 1960s two-piece red velvet maternity outfit, size 10--cleans, needs to be hemmed to your length Offer: two white wicker waste baskets (Dubuque) - one is round, the other oval both in good condition Offer: Size 18 skirts (Dubuque) Gifted - *Orvis cotton polyester calf-length blue skirt, front slash pockets, elastic waist. *Cambridge Jack Winter knee-length red polyester skirt, back zipper. *Rrrruss green skirt, full front snap to knee-length, front pockets, elastic waist. *Kalifornia Krush, size 32 polyester with toucans, exotic colors, and elastic waist. *Black half-slip. Vanity Fair. Size L/G 28". All in good wearable condition, freshly laundered and comfortable. You're welcome to one, some, or all. Offer: Women's Petite Large slacks (Dubuque) - *Petite White Stage Size 16. Sturdy. 100 cotton. Buff color. Slash side pockets. One rear pocket. *Original LIzwear Size 16 Classic fit buff color, 100% cotton. Front zip, five pockets, sturdy fabric. *Alfred Dunner Petite 16. Front slash pockets. Gray. Polyester. Elastic waist. *Act III. Size 16W/30P. Polyester. Elastic waist. Front slash pockets. Coral. *exertek. Size PL forest green velour, drawstring waist. *Black half-slip. Vanity Fair. Size L/G 28". All are freshly laundered. You're welcome to one, some, or all. Offer: WORX model WG712 electric mower (Dubuque) - 120 V. 60 Hz. 13 A max 16" Serial number: 8110 00978 Does not include cord. Has cracked housing at right rear wheel. It may be fixable, but is beyond our abilities. Offer: men's shirts, sizes XL, L (Dubuque) - Lands' End Size L (16-16 1/2) tan flannel button-down shirt in very good condition. Claiborne size XL 100% Egyptian cotton t-shirt. Good condition. Elliot XL 100% polyester waffle weave round-neck t-shirt, in nice shape. Clean with no stains or damage. You're welcome to any, some, or all. Offer: men's t-shirts and socks (Dubuque) Gifted - Prosphere Grinnell Pioneers t-shirt, red with black lettering, size S. One Claiborne size XL 100% Egyptian cotton t-shirt. Very good condition. One elliot XL 100% polyester waffle weave round-neck t-shirt, in very nice shape. Three size size small "KIRKLAND Signature 100% cotton vee-neck t-shirts." Cleaned, pressed, folded. Four pairs size large thick cotton sports socks--white with grey soles and cuff's edge. Clean with no stains or wear. You're welcome to any, some, or all. Offer: lawn chair (Dubuque) - Green stacking plastic chair. No chips or cracks. Offer: vintage 60s red velvet maternity (Dubuque) Withdrawn - vintage 1960s two-piece red velvet maternity outfit, size 10--freshly laundered, needs to be re-hemmed Offer: hummingbird yard art (Dubuque) Gifted - Birdly Art and Bugs Sculptures--brown metal hummingbird silhouette on two-foot high stake with separate, moving, wings. From Uncommon Goods. In box with packaging. Offer: Redmon clothes hamper (Dubuque) - Gold clothes hamper with decorative woven pattern and trim. Very clean and in good usable condition. Made by W.C. Redmon in Peru, IN. On their website, it looks like #4250. Their description: •Chelsea Pattern with vinyl lid • Full size for family capacity • Foam padded lid • Interior clean white snag-free finish • Hand crafted with quality materials and workmanship • 100% Made in USA Offer: jade plants and spider plants (Dubuque) Gifted - For deck, patio or porch now. In the house for cold weather. Established, four or five inches tall, in plastic pots. You're welcome to any, some, or all. Offer: vintage fancywork (Dubuque) Gifted - *round white doily with lace trim and blue embroidered flowers *square doily with hand-embroidered floral decoration and handmade crocheted blue trim *rectangular lace doily hand-stitched from machine-made lace strips (?) *white dresser scarf with crocheted blue trim on each end *pink fringed cotton Cannon fingertip towel. A couple of the pieces are stained, but can be used as is or re-purposed. Offer: robe/gown costume play Halloween (Dubuque) Gifted - 3 gowns from Collegiate Cap and Gown. Sizes 42, 47, and 49. Button-up fronts. Pale blue, with storage fading along shoulders. 5 calf-length blue sleeveless smocks in varied sizes child to adult. Snap fastener in front and white collars which go over the garment separately. Unbleached muslin pull-over tunic, medium child size--very simple, likely made for a Christmas play 50 years ago. Good for kids' home-grown play or Halloween costumes. You're welcome to any, some, or all. Offer: tuxedo clay pots (Dubuque) Gifted - five clay pots: Two six-inch pots are painted white, with three black buttons glued shirt-wise up the front and finished off with a dark blue felt "bow tie." Three four-inch pots are painted dark blue, with three white buttons glued on the front and finished off with a lime green felt bow tie. They're in like-new condition, ready for someone's creative party table. Offer: bath, kitchen, bed towels, etc (Dubuque) Gifted - king-size white woven cotton blanket twin fitted sheet--1960s pink, yellow, and blue roses terry bath towels, various sizes, vintages, and colors terry kitchen towels, hot pads, dish cloths These are clean and functional. You're welcome to any or all. You can describe what you want. Offer: vintage fancywork, most hand-made (Dubuque) Withdrawn - *four-piece dresser set with pink and yellow embroidered flowers and hand-crocheted green trim. *round white doily with lace trim and blue embroidered flowers *square doily with hand-embroidered floral decoration and handmade crocheted blue trim *rectangular lace doily hand-stitched from machine-made lace strips (?) *white dresser scarf with crocheted blue trim on each end *pink fringed cotton Cannon fingertip towel. A couple of the pieces are stained, but can be used as is or re-purposed. Offer: 1960s travel ephemera (Dubuque) Gifted - Fold-up packet of Pennsylvania Turnpike post card images. 1964 road map of Quebec. AAA Chicago Motor Club member benefits booklet (lists Rhodesia and French West Africa). In good condition. Offer: classic clothes hamper--Redmon (Dubuque) Withdrawn - Gold clothes hamper with decorative woven pattern and trim. Very clean and in good usable condition. Made by W.C. Redmon in Peru, IN. Go to their website. It looks like #4250. What they say: Features • Budget Series hamper-Chelsea Pattern with vinyl lid • Full size for family capacity • Foam padded lid • Interior clean white snag-free finish • Hand crafted with quality materials and workmanship • 100% Made in USA Offer: ExOfficio shirt--Men's Large (Dubuque) Gifted - * Lite Long-Sleeve Men's shirt. * Nylon polyester wicks moisture, quick drying. * For gardening/hiking/boating/fishing. *comfortable fit *mesh ventilation system *UPF 40+ *Chest pockets *Color: terra cotta Offer: men's whites: t-shirts and socks (Dubuque) Withdrawn - One Claiborne size XL 100% Egyptian cotton t-shirt. Very good condition. One elliot XL 100% polyester waffle weave round-neck t-shirt, in very nice shape. Three size size small "KIRKLAND Signature 100% cotton vee-neck t-shirts." Cleaned, pressed, folded. Four pairs size large thick cotton sports socks--white with grey soles and cuff's edge. Clean with no stains or wear. You're welcome to any, some, or all. Offer: new in pkg. Prism windshield wiper (Dubuque) Withdrawn - 18-inch windshield wiper for Prism, passenger side. With package and instructions. Offer: men's whites: socks and t-shirts (Dubuque) Withdrawn - One Claiborne size XL 100% Egyptian cotton t-shirt. Very good condition. Three size size small "KIRKLAND Signature vee-neck t-shirts." Cleaned, pressed, folded. Four pairs size large thick cotton sports socks--white with grey soles and cuff's edge. Clean with no stains or wear. You're welcome to any, some, or all. Offer: foam rubber padding (Dubuque) - Two sheets: each 1/2 inch thick and 66 inches long. One is 3 1/2 feet wide. Second is 4 feet wide. Offer: 6 house plants--2 varieties (Dubuque) Withdrawn - 3 Jade plants, 3 spider plants--for deck, patio or porch now. In the house for cold weather. Established, four or five inches tall, in plastic pots. You're welcome to any, some, or all. Offer: perennial variety (Dubuque) Withdrawn - Siberian iris (1 large pot). Variegated Bishop's Weed plant for sun or part shade (1 plant). 1 pot Lily-of-the-valley (excellent ground cover for partial shade). 1 catnip. Old-fashioned garden phlox (3 medium pots). 4 small pots of garlic chives. Nice tray of woolly mint. Myrtle --50+ individuals plants ready to tuck in as an excellent easy-care ground cover for sun to shade. 2 pots Grandpa Ott's Morning Glory seedlings. Sun-loving, reseeds freely. You're welcome to any, some, or all. Offer: 8 vintage jacquard drapery panels (Dubuque) Withdrawn - Each panel is 48 inches wide, 82 inches long. Background has a smooth sheen. Simple stylized leaves in pattern have a slight texture and appear lighter in color. The front side is all the same rose color. The reverse presents bands of a soft yellow background alternating with the rose. Probably hung in the 1940s or 1950s. They've been hemmed by hand. Some sun-fading along the hung edges. Have been in storage for 30 years. Clean and in good shape. Offer: vintage brocade drapery panels (Dubuque) Withdrawn - Seven vintage brocade drapery panels--rose-colored overlapping scalloped shell pattern with a tiny sage accent. Each panel is two feet wide and six feet long. All are in good condition, machine hemmed and finished. No tags indicating fabric content. These have a little fading at the margins--but no stains or tears. This fairly heavy fabric ould be good for small upholstery projects, pillows, purses, vests, vintage costumes or other re-purposing projects.