The Fixed-Price Sale Now LIVE!!! #RA50Auctions

I’ll keep this short because I suspect nobody has time for my lengthy waffle 😂. You can now find the sale open at ScissorsandSmiles on Pattern by Etsy. However, if anyone *does* want to read more, here is the marketing blurb 😉. We have an amazing number of items on offer for you, all for…

Morning Update Day 3 #RA50Auctions

Good morning, all. As promised, here comes a morning update. I have to be very quick this morning because I am heading to a volunteer induction event at 9.30am. (Unfortunately it was scheduled during the birthday week. But I am very excited about this volunteering opportunity and will talk about it more another time, as…

Milestone Post Number 2 #RA50Auctions

Goodness me. Milestones. There are milestones everywhere. Sooooo… the 50 birthday auctions are all live. The last one went online at 5.35pm. And since then my phone has been buzzing like a mad beehive with all the bid notifications. That can only mean one thing: We are passing the milestones at a rapid pace. Well,…

Donating to #RA50Auctions

Hello – a late update today as there is not that much to report on the current Guy jacket auction. That’s to be expected – we are basically at the half-way point with the auction, and that usually means a lull. After the update from last night, there has only been a little movement, from…

Update re. Delay #RA50Auctions

I am just coming on briefly tonight to give you the promised update on the status of the planned but delayed fan-fronted auctions. The title of this blogpost already is a hint. As of yet, eBay is still considering my request for a raise of my selling limits, and I have not received a clear…

Focussing on the Positive: Milestones!!! #RA50Auctions

Good morning all. Just because we have encountered one snag, doesn’t mean that the usual MO is left behind. We may be dealing with a delay, but there is *one* auction already live, and a first of my customary early-morning milestone posts is due. In fact, several milestones have been passed. So much so that…

Update re. Fan-Fronted Auctions for #RA50Auctions

I am mortified to be writing this post right now, but here is an urgent update for all of you who have been waiting for the fan-fronted auctions, i.e. the items donated by fans for fans, to go online. The following announcement does NOT affect the Guy jacket auction which is already live! It only…