Monday, November 16, 2009

Pictures from the 25th Vintage Clothing Sale

I have posted some photos from the 25th Vintage Clothing Show, in the Ballroom at the Chateau Laurier. A heartfelt Thank You to my family for helping me get ready for this big event and to my Mom for volunteering to help out this week. She flew in all the way from Nova Scotia. No one can exhibit at these shows without a lot of assistance. It certainly is appreciated.

The Ballroom room is truly stunning . . . from the carpet all the way up to the ceiling.



This is the view from my booth looking out.


Here is my booth and darling daughter (helped for the entire day!)
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And a picture from another angle. My coats and dresses did very well and the round rack in the middle of my booth allowed for easy traffic flow. . . although it certainly does get very busy at times.


I just loved seeing how many woman really got into the theme of the show and dressed up to shop. I think I will dress up next year too! This is my niece. She had a really fun day.
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Love the polka dots below too : )
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Thank you Ottawa for a Great Day !!!!
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7 comments:

cinner said...

What a lovely place to have this show. OH I think it would be fun to dress up. Glad you enjoyed it and had people to help you, nice your Mom came. I hope you did really grand. Take care and thanks for sharing.

The White Bench said...

I wish I could be there, Karen!! It looks like you had a fabulous day! I'm in awe of the grandeur of the castle- what a terrific place for any event!
Thanks for sharing these pictures with us, I sooo love that polka dot dress!
Monicaxo.

Victorian Cottage North said...

Hi Karen:

It was great to meet you at the Chateau on Sunday. Wasn't the show just amazing? The buyers are soooooo nice in Ottawa. Your pictures are wonderful and I hope you made lots of money. :) See you next year.

Dianne

Brenda said...

Lovely setting,Karen! Your girl looks very professional - I'll bet she was a lot of help! Nice to see a picture of Morgan. Can't remember the last time I saw her in person. Glad it was a success for you.

Brenda

Karen ~ Cider Antiques said...

Thanks Gals! Wish we all lived closer. It was great to meet you Dianne. It is great to meet fellow bloggers in person!
Karen

Draffin Bears said...

Hi Karen,

What a magnificent place to hold the show. Your stall looks amazing and would love to have been there.
Also how neat that people dressed up and had some fun. The polka dot dress is lovely.

I hope that you are having a great weekend

Hugs
Carolyn

Lynn said...

How exciting and in such a beautiful place. I love how the women dressed in their vintage clothing too, they really are into it :)