Early Christmas Auction - Sock Monkey - Holidays for Heroes - ends 6th December

Discussion in 'Christmas Auctions' started by Grownup_Rafbrat, Nov 21, 2012.

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  1. Grownup_Rafbrat

    Grownup_Rafbrat LE Good Egg (charities)

    All, apologies for starting a Christmas Auction before it's even Advent, but we want the auction to end in time for a parcel to arrive for Christmas. The lovely person who donated this Sock Monkey lives in Europe and is kindly funding postage to Europe/BFPO, so bid early and bid well please!

    This lovely item is a Sock Monkey made by a kind member of Rear Party. He is about 12 inches tall but is constructed to sit rather than stand. He is made of standard socks and non-flammable polyester stuffing. He is washable at 30 degrees.

    As always, proceeds go 100% to 'Holidays for Heroes' and the usual auction rules apply http://www.arrse.co.uk/charity-auctions/118410-auction-rules-guidelines.html
     

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  2. Grownup_Rafbrat

    Grownup_Rafbrat LE Good Egg (charities)

    Those will follow, jarrod my sweet, along with a lovely week in a villa 'somewhere in Europe'.

    As it says on the tin, this is an early one due to the location of the generous donor.

    Wait out!

    xx
     
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  3. By the looks of the audio eqpt in the background I'd say the donors location is 1974.
     
  4. Be worth a few bob that. My dad will have some valves on the top of his wardrobe if it goes on the blink.


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  5. Had a bid from Lawlady over on RP

    "Not on the dark side but will offer £15. Please keep us updated on the fluffy side"
     
  6. Grownup_Rafbrat

    Grownup_Rafbrat LE Good Egg (charities)

    I just knew someone would mention the radio! Wonder if it's tuned to Hilversum?

    Thank Lawlady for her bid, and let's have some lovely bids today please.
     
  7. CountryGal

    CountryGal LE Book Reviewer

    £20 from me please - I know a little person who'd love that :)
     
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  8. I'll bid £25
     
  9. Gonzo33

    Gonzo33 Old-Salt Book Reviewer

    I'll go £30
     
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  10. Grownup_Rafbrat

    Grownup_Rafbrat LE Good Egg (charities)

    Thank you you ever generous people.
     
  11. I'll go with £35
     
  12. Any chance of some Tank driving days?
     
  13. Grownup_Rafbrat

    Grownup_Rafbrat LE Good Egg (charities)

    If you know someone who can organise it for us, we'll be happy to auction it, syledis ;-)

    In the meantime, any advance on £35 for this lovely monkey?
     
  14. Grownup_Rafbrat

    Grownup_Rafbrat LE Good Egg (charities)

    Just a little 'bump' for weekend readers.