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Blood Tea and Red String

by B Z., 33 year old General Warehouse Coordinator from Portland, Oregon, United States

1 comments · October 27, 2008

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B Zedan - The Limited Stripy Bateau Neck Top, Me & Leg Avenue Modded Spat Warmers (One Half), Me & Leg Avenue Modded Spat Warmers (One Half), Foot Traffic Combed Cotton Tights, La Belle Red And Black Skirt, Unknown White Eyelet Trim Skirt - Blood Tea and Red String
  1. Stripy bateau neck top

    The Limited

    Thrifted

    , in Shirts
  2. Modded Spat Leg Warmers (one half)

    Me & Leg Avenue

    , in Gloves
  3. Modded Spat Leg Warmers (one half)

    Me & Leg Avenue

    , in Leg Warmers
  4. Foot Traffic Combed Cotton Tights

    Foot Traffic

    , in Cotton Tights
  5. Red and Black Skirt

    La Belle

    Hand-me-down

    , in Skirts
  6. White Eyelet Trim Skirt

    Unknown

    The Bins

    , in Skirts

We have these ridiculously cool, but way too small legwarmers at work (the "Leg Avenue Buttoned Spat Leg Warmers"). They are OTK length and too tight even on me. I cut them so they'd be knee-length on me, then used the short, cut off pieces as hand warmers, adding a lace ruffle along the cut edge and taking in the original elastic edge a bit to fit my arm. The part that stayed a legwarmer I sewed a little channel and strung elastic through, so they'd stay up.

Comments (1)

Mallory Jo
Ah, you work at Sock Dreams? I just ordered a package from you guys earlier this week and it arrived yesterday -- so much faster than I expected! Yay for happy-making socks! And yeah, Leg Avenue's sizing is ridiculous... I used to work at a lingerie store that carried that brand... their underwear sets are even more ridiculous than the hosiery.
B Zedan
It's good to know we're not just crazy when it comes to Leg Avenue's sizing.

And yes! I am mad lucky to work at such a great place. It's awesome to hear that packages go so fast once they leave the warehouse!

  

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