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Re: Simply's Brag Zone
« Reply #20 on: April 14, 2017, 08:18:48 AM »
I look forward to updates from your adventures!  Pics of the Ghoul Twins abroad?!
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Re: Simply's Brag Zone
« Reply #21 on: April 16, 2017, 12:21:41 AM »
I look forward to updates from your adventures!  Pics of the Ghoul Twins abroad?!
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Haha probably! I'm definitely taking my camera so I won't have to resort to only phone pics, and I plan on doing a lot of customizing, which I'll be sure to put in my Customs thread. Only issue right now is I don't think I can fit all the dolls I hoped to bring on the initial trip, so I need to go through and find out who's going back to storage until my next US visit :c
I've actually started making some wefts and got quite a few sewing patterns, so I might let those two be my models for the time being!
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« Reply #22 on: April 17, 2017, 06:37:42 AM »
I look forward to updates from your adventures!  Pics of the Ghoul Twins abroad?!
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Haha probably! I'm definitely taking my camera so I won't have to resort to only phone pics, and I plan on doing a lot of customizing, which I'll be sure to put in my Customs thread. Only issue right now is I don't think I can fit all the dolls I hoped to bring on the initial trip, so I need to go through and find out who's going back to storage until my next US visit :c
I've actually started making some wefts and got quite a few sewing patterns, so I might let those two be my models for the time being!

Sounds good! It's always a balancing act - time, money, space, energy, supplies, scheduling. LOL!
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Re: Simply's Brag Zone
« Reply #23 on: July 05, 2017, 04:04:18 AM »
Update!


I know the prices look scary, but it's Swedish crowns, which is around 10x USD when looking at the price. The Abbey doll was $10.45 and the Ghoulia outfits were $5.75, which is normally more than I like to pay, but a steal here in Sweden! There was also a Frankie outfit pack from the same line marked down to 49:- also, but I passed on it.

To give a comparison, the other dolls I saw in the store were:
Ghouls' Night Out Rochelle and Lagoona - 269:- ($31.59)
Boo York Luna Elle and Mouscedes - 399:- ($46.85)
Gloom and Bloom Venus - 299:- ($35.11)
Monster Exchange Lorna and Marisol - 299:- ($35.11)
Sweden (and apparently most of Europe) have ridiculous prices, it's kind of upsetting.

I also saw 13 Wishes Twyla and the Scarah and Frankie from the Freaky Fusion line, but I didn't see a price for them. There was a hidden paper showing 229:- ($26.89) for the FF line, but it might have been cheaper. I'll have to get a price check next time I go back (maybe the other Scaris Abbey will still be there)!
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Re: Simply's Brag Zone
« Reply #24 on: July 05, 2017, 08:33:19 AM »
That fashion pack is a super-great find, congrats!

(our prices are similarly ridiculous here, I sympathise!)

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« Reply #25 on: July 07, 2017, 03:52:56 AM »
Ooh that fashion pack is awesome. So is Scaris Abbey. Great finds. :D

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« Reply #26 on: November 19, 2017, 12:32:55 PM »
Thanks to SweetScreams for unlocking this!

So the other day I went to Tuesday Morning and picked up Dead Tired Cleo and Draculara for $8 each, and an Electrified Draculaura for $7! Not sure why that one was cheaper than the older line, but great prices anyways, so I yoinked them. Unfortunately didn't get pictures of them (had to put them in storage since I'm staying somewhere temporarily and am trying to bring as few items here as possible), but I'm very excited that I found them!

Last night I was browsing Facebook Marketplace and got the deal of the century!

All these for only $30! The listing only had the Ghoulias and I even asked if by any chance they had other dolls they were looking to sell and was told Ghoulias were all they had, so the Frankie was a nice surprise. I still can't believe I got them, Ghoulia is my absolute favorite and given how impossible it is to find her, I'm blown away that I got 6 of them in really good condition for less than $5 each!
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Re: Simply's Brag Zone
« Reply #27 on: December 12, 2017, 01:54:52 PM »
Quote from: Simply Indescribable link=topic=13908.msg297259#msg297259 date=1511123575
Last night I was browsing Facebook Marketplace and got the deal of the century!
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All these for only $30! The listing only had the Ghoulias and I even asked if by any chance they had other dolls they were looking to sell and was told Ghoulias were all they had, so the Frankie was a nice surprise. I still can't believe I got them, Ghoulia is my absolute favorite and given how impossible it is to find her, I'm blown away that I got 6 of them in really good condition for less than $5 each!

Yay! Ghoulia! I absolutely love her, too, and don't have as many of her as I'd like! $30 is such a steal! Great find!

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Re: Simply's Brag Zone
« Reply #28 on: January 13, 2018, 04:46:46 PM »


 Well if you insist!  Picked up from Tuesday Morning today.
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Re: Simply's Brag Zone
« Reply #29 on: August 04, 2018, 11:43:28 AM »
Thanks for unlocking, SaelaVe ♡

After getting auction after auction sniped from me by someone who only joined in the last minute, I finally landed one!

Super excited for it, it's got quite a few that I don't yet have that I really wanted (my first Vandala and Purrsephone!) and lots I wanted duplicates of.

There's a few other lots I've been looking to buy off Facebook (and one with a fantastic lot that posted in my area but is actually in the next state almost 3 hours away that I'd be willing to work with to buy but she won't get back to me, super frustrating!) that I'll update with if I get them.

I didn't get everything in this lot since at the last minute, the seller's daughter decided to keep a chunk of them, including (of course) the Gilda, but I got a sizable amount from these (plus a not pictured Gigi) for $60.




I'm probably going to be done buying dolls after these ones I'm looking at now, it's more than enough to work on customs with!
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Re: Simply's Brag Zone
« Reply #30 on: August 12, 2018, 05:19:29 PM »
Ignore the last post, I am a liar.

I stopped at a garage sale on a whim, where someone was selling dolls for $2. A guy who was there before me bought a few I would have taken, and I didn't grab the Bloodgood in time before another woman took her, but what a haul!



I have one final(?) box showing up on Tuesday that I'm very excited about, and can't wait to post here c:
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« Reply #31 on: August 15, 2018, 03:23:47 PM »

There's some noticeable pieces missing (like the bee girl is missing a shoe and a wing) and there's a few funky torso swaps, but this was such a steal given the amount of them and the condition!
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« Reply #32 on: August 23, 2018, 02:43:09 PM »
I just discovered Mercari existed and that's been dangerous for me. But! I got something I've always wanted and never thought I'd get! Will update with pics once I'm all settled from my move.

In the meantime, I got a Student Disembody Council pack off there, so now I finally have a Gilda! I'm hoping I can do something fun with those beautiful horns!
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« Reply #33 on: August 30, 2018, 07:03:35 AM »
Congrats on all your scores, PLUS finally landing a Gilda!! Woot!!
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« Reply #34 on: August 30, 2018, 10:00:51 AM »
Congrats on all your scores, PLUS finally landing a Gilda!! Woot!!
Hey, good to see you again! Feels like it's been forever!
Stay tuned, I'm moving on the 9th and can finally get some space to photograph my exciting purchase!
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« Reply #35 on: August 30, 2018, 11:41:24 AM »
Thank you! Does feel like a looooong time!

Is this your move to SweDead?
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« Reply #36 on: August 30, 2018, 01:09:38 PM »
Thank you! Does feel like a looooong time!

Is this your move to SweDead?
Ah no, that was last April, I've been back in the states for almost a year now. Relationship didn't work out lol
Gotta come up with something fun for San Jose to add to my profile. San Ghost- maybe?
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« Reply #37 on: August 30, 2018, 05:43:43 PM »
Thank you! Does feel like a looooong time!

Is this your move to SweDead?
Ah no, that was last April, I've been back in the states for almost a year now. Relationship didn't work out lol
Gotta come up with something fun for San Jose to add to my profile. San Ghost- maybe?
Sorry to hear that, hopefully it was a good experience nevertheless?

San Ghost- sounds like a winner!
Canned Ghost-ray? lol

Good luck with your move! We're in a moving process too. ;D
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« Reply #38 on: September 12, 2018, 08:43:36 PM »
Now that I'm moved in, I can post the excitement!

I went to Ross to get some items for the new house and what should I find clearanced down to $5!



I was never a fan of EAH since their really round heads and flat faces turned me off to them, but after seeing how Mozekyto made Farrah look so gorgeous, I was on the hunt for her unique adorable mold.

And of course, I got a Wydowna in a lot on Mercari! I absolutely adore this doll and I wish there were more than two of her and that they weren't both exclusives.

I think I'm probably done buying dolls for quite some time now, so this is goodbye for now! Catch me in the Customs section to see what I do with the dolls I bought!
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