LoGE is moving to Instagram (thegeneraleconomy)

1. Fast fashion posts will be deleted immediately at the discretion of the editors (Erica and Carissa (cupcakewalker)
Examples include pieces from H&M, Forever 21, Gap, Old Navy, Express, American Apparel (this is not an exhaustive list).

2. Pricing guidelines: Don't ask for more than you paid. If it's a current season item, I usually offer at least a 30% discount. Any posts that seem profit-motivated will be deleted. If it's obviously worn or more than 1 year old, I offer at least 50-60% discount of the paid price (not the original price).

3. I will only list 3 items per seller at a time

4. If you don't leave your contact info in the comments, you will not be eligible.

5. Only serious buyers, please! The buyer has 1 business day to pay or make arrangements.

6. If you have participated in LoGE in the past and would like to help me post items, please email me to make arrangements using a shared gmail account.

Tuesday, January 27, 2009

Eskell simone keyhole blouse in lattice print red/navy

Same detail as the other blouse in beige arrow print from Eskell.

Thursday, January 22, 2009

Humanoid V-Neck Belted Sweater Dress/Tunic -- Small

front, with belt untied

back shot with belt through loops

a closer look at the arms

color: leaf ( a muted grayish-green)
season: Fall 2008
purchased from: la garconne.com
imperfections: a tiny repair from where I snagged it with a sweater shaver (!!) bottom left (not noticeable)

size: small (but would also fit a medium)

100% merino wool. dry clean. just had it dry cleaned, so it's ready to be sold!

measurements flat:
bust: 20"
sleeves: 8-1/2"
length: 34-1/2"

details: deep v-neck -- you need to wear this with a shirt or cami underneath. two small pockets in the front. self-belt included with delicate, thin belt loops. deep v-neck is ribbed, too. very lightweight and delicate wool -- i wore this during the fall and on warmish days in the winter.wool is not itchy -- very soft.  from a non-smoking home.

original price: $338; paid $177
payment: cash or paypal
asking price: $25 (includes shipping)

End date: February 23, 2009

Wednesday, January 21, 2009

Bishop of Seventh twist seam pants Sz. 29 (28)

color: chocolate (picture #3 is the best representation of the actual color)
season: fall 2007

available at dianiboutique.com

imperfections: none

size: tag says 29, but I altered them to fit a 28/29, so it could go either way. please check the measurements below.

measurements flat:
hips - 19"
inseam - 31"
waist - 16-1/2"

details: purchased these pants in the fall of 2007, had them altered and then lost weight. They don't fit anymore -- sadly. They are an awesome pair of pants. They are in perfect condition, and the twist seam looks fantastic -- very slimming. I wore them one time. From a non-smoking home. 

dry clean. 72% polyester, 22% viscose, 6% spandex. 

original price: $300; paid $270 (ouch!)
payment: cash only
asking price: $25 (includes U.S. Shipping)

end date: February 21, 2009

Saturday, January 10, 2009

Mayle Mura Sweater Size S

congratulations, Susie!
color: tobacco
season: fall 2008

purchased from: totokaelo.com in October 2008

imperfections: none

measurements flat:
shoulders: 20"
bust: 18"
sleeve Length: 16" from shoulder seam
length: 27" (from shoulder seam)

i purchased this from totokaelo.com a few months ago. It's in perfect condition, and it is so very soft and comfy. Unfortunately, the tobacco shade is not so great with my coloring (i appear monochromatic). Worn once. From a non-smoking home.

dry clean. 50% cotton, 40% viscose, 10% cashmere. Scoop neck thermal knit sweater with leather trim at neckline and cuffs. Rolled cuff has leather button tab. Dropped shoulder. Contrast rib trim at side seams, under arm and hem. Side slits.

original price: $346; paid $242
asking price: $50 (includes U.S. Shipping)
payment: cash only

end date: saturday, january 24th, 2009

Petit Bateau wool coat, size 4

Petit Bateau wool coat, size 4

flat measurements:
shoulders - 15.5"
chest (buttoned) - 17"
length - 39"
sleeves - 24.5"

soft wool coat in a very red red. outside is 70% wool, 30% polyamide. lining is 100% cotton.
lining is a pink cotton designed with a little maryjane shoe and fan pattern. coat is long and cozy, with 2-button back detail, buttons on the cuffs (extra buttons are still attached to label in coat), and deep front pockets.

in great condition, worn a dozen times, smoke-free, pet-free home

asking $35 due to shipping costs (includes US shipping - parcel post)
cash only

listing end date:
friday, jan. 23rd.

Friday, January 9, 2009

Jovovich-Hawk cotton dress/top, size 4 (easily fits a size 6)

Jovovich-Hawk cotton dress/top, size 4 (easily fits a size 6)

purchased from la garconne

flat measurements:
shoulders - 18"
chest - 20.5"
hips - 24"
length - 32"

100% soft cotton (soft broadcloth, not jersey).
the very roomy shape has a long, thin fabric ribbon that is attached at the back and can tie around the body once or twice, depending on how you want it styled, to cinch in the shape with either an empire or natural waistline. sleeves end just above the elbow, and have a flare shape.
thin fabric ribbons at neck can tie to create a keyhole closure, or be left open for a soft v-neck. can be worn with leggings, or pants, or over a longer skirt or slipdress.

none, smoke-free, pet-free home

was $299, paid $170, asking $25 (includes U.S. shipping)
cash only

end date:
Friday, January 23, 2009

posted by editor

Vanessa Bruno Athé wool blend top

Vanessa Bruno Athé wool blend top, size 1/small

purchased in germany last year.
beautiful pleats down the front, and at each sleeve, creating gentle volume and a feminine yet very comfortable/roomy fit. sheer panel at front and back.

flat measurements:
shoulders - 12"
chest - 20"
bottom band - 17"

soft feel, 70% acrylic/30% wool
color is a deep deep rich green (possibly ultra-dark teal?), it looks nearly black.

none, pet-free, smoke-free home

paid $200, asking $25 (includes shipping within US)
cash only

listing end date:
Friday, Jan. 23, 2009

posted by editor.