Most Popular Posts

Saturday, May 09, 2009

Domino tag sale

This morning, my friend Leigh and I went to the Domino Magazine tag sale. We arrived at 10:30, and the lines were loooooooong. (They went around the corner and down the block!) We chatted with the people around us, and it was exciting to meet a few Cup of Jo readers.
This adorable foursome made out with some good loot.
This girl was especially sweet in her braids and trench. She reminded me of Paris.
The sale was held at the swanky 19th-century brownstone of Tom Delavan, Domino's former editor at large. He seemed like a nice guy and was smiling the whole time.
Once we got inside (at noon), the rooms were packed.
Everything had been picked over, but it was still fun to peek around.
Leigh and I liked these rugs--especially the blue and white--but they were priced at $850. Ouch!
It was cool to see Tom Delavan's rad house. You'll notice his tree wallpaper, a long-time blog favorite.
Polar bear, rarrrr!

Bottom line: A fun spectacle but only the early birds caught the worms. Enjoy the rest of the weekend! xoxo


Lynne said...

What were they doing with the proceeds?

Leigh said...

Love the pics, Joanna! So glad to have experienced the tag sale with you :) It was fun! XOXO.

Joanna Goddard said...

i *think* the proceeds were going to themselves -- it was their personal furniture, clothes, etc. -- but i might be wrong!

LouDuk said...

Wish there was stuff like that around here!

Caitlin said...

Thanks so much for filling us in!! Domino was such an amazing magazine, and unfortunately I couldn't make the tag sale, but I was so glad to get a peek!!

Miss Jo said...

sounds like a zoo but fun! also sounds pricey hehehehe

Melissa said...

Another reason I NEED to live in NYC! Thanks, Joanna, for the pics! I love that I can vicariously live the NYC experience through your blog; hopefully, I'll get there someday. :)

Anonymous said...

This was a great post! Really made my day reading about it.

Raynette said...

aww. love your post but it was sad. domino is really gone :(

katie diana said...

i made out with a great jonathan adler pillow and i think i saw you on the way out. we {apartment 10 roomies} got there at 9:37am and the line was already intense.

note to self {and others} arrive at future tag sales EARLY!

Kelley at My Island Wedding said...

Well, hope you had fun anyway!!! If I didn't have 2 kids in tow, I would have made the trek from L.I.!!!

Great photos by the way!!! And Domino mag is one of my favorites. It must have been great just to have been there.

Laura Trevey said...

it looks like you guys had fun anyway :)

katie diana said...

i also blogged about the tag sale if anyone is interested!


abby said...

it was intense no! i was there at 910 and when i got in all was gone really, except mr polar bear who stole my heart and nearly my good sense. katie i had that pillow in my hands, 50 was a bit rich for my recessionista sensibilities but im happy it has a good home :)

anna/village vegan said...

I saw you there (jeans, converse, white day coat, right?) but I was too shy to say hello!

I was kind of underwhelmed by the sale...the only thing they had left by the time I got in at noon was fabric. Which was handy since I need to make some curtains, but still not terribly exciting. Oh well!

Nicole Marie said...

ohh man!!! i'm so jealous! even though you didn't make it for the good stuff!!

can't wait to see your picks from paris!!

Dream Sequins said...

Holy moly. Seems like you would have to camp out in front of the sale to pick up the good stuff. Great pictures! Thanks for sharing!

Ann-Michelle said...

Oh I love Domino.

elle moss said...

so jealous!

Jamie's Jewels said...

Looks like you had a lot of fun!

samantha hahn said...

great was a nice "waiting on line" day. The weather was nice. Love that girl in the plaits! I got stuck at home working but thanks for sharing this...wish you came home with a gem.

sendingpostcards said...

looks like fun! i wish i was in nyc (and not here, where it snowed today!) the line looks like the daily lines to get into the h&m in tokyo!

Leigh said...

How amazingly fun. I would want everything. :)

franki durbin said...

Joanna, can you hear me crying? Can you hear me wailing that I wasn't spied in those photos with my mirrored tables and my bold ikat print toss pillows? Ahhh, to live in the land of sample sales.

Looks like lots of fun. Surprised I didn't see any black eyes or bruises, but those seem to be reserved for the Choo, Louboutin, Manolo closeout sales. You know...where the elbows REALLY come out. LOL!

purple area said...

Looks really interesting, great pics.

Joanna said...

Thanks for the sneak peak, Joanna. That line is insane in the membrane!

mom seeks life said...

Hi there, I have awarded you a Lemonade Award for your blog.
Here is what you do next if you wish to forward the award.
1 Put the Lemonade Award logo on your blog or post
2 Nominate at least 10 blogs that show great attitude or gratitude
3 Link to your nominees within your post
4 Let the nominees know that they have received this award by commenting on their blog
5 Share the love and link to the person from who you received your award

Kwana said...

Thanks so much for sharing. I wanted to go on down but slept too late. Now I know I would have had to have slept over night down there.

Anonymous said...

hasn't anyone questioned that they were selling product they received from photo shoots? Shouldn't the products have been sent bak to their manufacturers?

Sammi said...

Looks like an awesome time was had even by people who didn't manage to get anything.

thevintagechair said...

Oh I bet it would've been so cool to have been able to go! Seems crowded though!

Char said...

that's what I would have figured too - the earlys get the bargins. Bummer. but it looks fun.

You Are My Fave said...

Oh, how fun. It would be completely worth it just to take a peek of that beauty of an apartment.

Jeanneoli said...

This would have been a blast! Glad you had a good time.

Sarah said...

Looks fun! Wish I could have gone!

Bright Light Warrior Nika Marie said...

Wish I could have been there. You took some really good pictures to capture the mood.

Phone with a Cord said...

um woah! I had no idea that this happened. I went at 3pm and the rush was over :) I guess I missed all the fun!

Amanda said...

Tee hee. I see me in one of those pics :).

Glad you had fun. said...

I walked away empty handed but the Tom said 90 percent of the items sold! I got to chat with Tom and he's super nice.

Anonymous said...

I miss Domino so, much! Yesterday at B and N I wondered aimlessly through the Home section...fruitless. At least I went home with a cd and a movie. *Sigh* I'm still grieving.

melissa davis said...

Oh, I was so sad I couldn't go to that!! (But I knew it would be utter insanity!)

chloejessica said...

Thanks for sharing! Cool to see photos sense I live in FL! :)

Good-Grace said...

oh my gosh!!! That looks like it would have been a lot of fun!

E said...

Oh man. My friend and I were planning on going, and then decided against it and went to a bunch of Brooklyn flea markets and craft fairs instead.

Did you find any goodies?

jesicola said...

Great meeting meeting you! xo the girl with the round wicker table thing :)

AmericanGypsy said...

It was so much fun! I scored an orange table from Shine Home and met so many wonderful people! Thanks, former Domino editors, for keeping us connected!

Amanda said...

To the Anonymous that questioned them selling products from photo shoots: there is more than one possible answer to this. One is that I heard they were selling their own personal belongings, in which case this is obviously not a problem. But also, manufacturers often tell magazines and other companies (like distributers) to keep samples, because no one wants to bother with the shipping prices. If you think about it, shipping costs are often equal to the price of producing the product itself. If that's case, the products were essentially theirs anyway :)

This looks like it was a lot of fun- too bad you didn't get anything awesome but I'm glad you got to look around and share.


Jerry said...

cheap wedding gowns,
discount bridal gowns,
China wedding dresses,
discount designer wedding dresses,
China wedding online store,
plus size wedding dresses,
cheap informal wedding dresses,
junior bridesmaid dresses,
cheap bridesmaid dresses,
maternity bridesmaid dresses,
discount flower girl gowns,
cheap prom dresses,
party dresses,
evening dresses,
mother of the bride dresses,
special occasion dresses,
cheap quinceanera dresses,
hot red wedding dresses

crystal said...

Perfect!!You are a outstanding person!Have you ever wore chaussures puma,Here are the most popular puma CAT,Puma shoes store gives some preview of puma speed cat,and casual but no sweat puma basket.

crystal said...

Fantastic!God bless you!Meanwhile,you can visit my China Wholesale,we have the highest quality but the lowest price fashion products wholesale from China.Here are the most popular China Wholesale productsfor all of you.You can visit the polo clothing is a great choice for you.

crystal said...

Do not mean bad.Thank you so much!I just want to show some fashion things to all of you.I like puma speed, puma femmes and other puma shoes. These puma sport items are at store recently and available for anyone.

Anonymous said...

God bless you!I really agree with your opinions.Also,there are some new fashion things here,gillette razor blades.gillette mach3 razor bladesfor men.As for ladies,gillette venus razor blades must the best gift for you in summer,gillette fusion blades are all the best choice for you.

crystal said...

Awesome!!!Best wishes for you !!cheap polo shirts is the father of the summer should be prepared to most commonly used item, it has both style and shape of Ralph Lauren Polo, and vest with a random function polo ralph lauren, so that in the short-sleeved apply to both on many occasions, the pink and black color men's polo shirts brought into effect, lightweight cotton, linen texture to demonstrate masculine temperament and sense of fashion exhaustively.

venus said...

Thank you so much!!polo shirt men'ssweate,Burberry Polo Shirts lacoste sweater, ralph lauren Columbia Jackets,ski clothing. Free Shipping, PayPal Payment. Enjoy your shopping experience on can find the father who desire fashionable, intellectual mens clothing simultaneously.

Anonymous said...

nike shoes, jordan shoes, nike dunks, nike air force 1, nike shox, nike shoes, nike shox, nike dunks, nike air force 1, nike shox, nike shoes, nike shox oz, nike shox nz, nike shox r3, nike shox r4, nike shox r5, nike shox tl
nike air force 1

nike Air Force 1, nike shoes, Jordan shoes, nike sb dunks, cheap nike Air Force 1, cheap nike shoes, cheap Jordan shoes, cheap nike sb dunks, discount nike Air Force 1, discount nike shoes, discount Jordan shoes, discount nike sb dunks, nike shoes, nike shox, nike dunks, nike air force 1, jordan shoes, nike shoes, nike shox, nike dunks, nike air force 1, jordan shoes

nike shoes, nike shox, jordan shoes, puma shoes, nike dunks, nike air max, nike air force one, timberland boots, ugg boots, nike shoes, nike shox, nike air force 1, nike sb dunks, puma shoes, nike air max, jordan shoes, ugg boot, jordan sneakers, timberland shoes, bape shoes, nike shoes, nike shox, nike dunks, nike air force 1, jordan shoes

eshooes said...

This article is very good,I like it !
The fall is approaching.We should take exercise to keep fit.
Let's do sports together.
Firstly,We should choose some comfort shoes.
puma ferrari shoes
cheap nike shoes
nike shox nz
Ugg Boots
cheap puma shoes
puma drift cat
cheap nike shox
nike air max 360
nike air max
pumas shoes
puma shoes
ferrari shoes
nike 360 air max
nike shox shoes

Anonymous said...

I love to see these pics and discussion. I also see the nike products through given sources and prefer to buy Nike Sale discount products through promoting vouchers and discount sites.

products said...

China Wholesalers has been described as the world’s factory. buy products wholesaleThis phenomenom is typified by the rise ofbusiness. Incredible range of products available with China Wholesale “Low Price and High Quality” not only reaches directly to their target clients worldwide but also ensures that wholesale from china from China means margins you cannot find elsewhere and China Wholesale will skyroket your profits.china wholesale productsbuy china wholesalewholesale chinawholesale productsbuy products

products said...

We offer designer , custom wedding dress, cheap cell phonescheap wedding dressesbridal gowns, wedding gowns, Flower Girl Dresses andwholesale cell phonesso on. Buy tailor-made anddesigner wedding dresses designer to be a special brides now!

products said...

Wholesale Gemstone cheap Gemstone Jewelry from China, discount wholesale jewelry Beads, wholesale Gemstone jewelry cheapest Wholesale Naruto anime and manga cheap cosplay costumes, cheap Naruto cosplay costumes on sale, buy Naruto cosplay naruto online shop.Wholesale anime and manga wholesale crystal jewelry costumes, cheap cosplay costumes on sale, buy anime cosplay costumes online shop

theprophet said...

sneakers shoes She continued,
"Why...? Don't you need someone to pose as your girlfriend this year?" Then he answered, "No, there is no need for that anymore......"
Before he can continue, he was interrupted, discount nike shoes"Oh yes! Must have found a girlfriend! nike shox r4 You haven't been searching for one for the past years, right?" The man looked up, as if he has struck gold, his face beamed and looked directly at the drunken girl. tn dollarHe replied, " are right! I haven't been looking for anyone for the past years."
With that, the man darted across the floor and out the door, cheap nike shoesleaving the lady in much bewilderment. He finally realized that he has already found his dream girl, and she was.....the Vancouver girl all along! The drunken lady has said something that awoken him.
All along he has found his tennis shoes That was why he did not bother to look further when he realized she was not coming back. It was not any specific girl he was seeking! cheap nike shoxIt was perfection that he wanted, and yes.....perfection!!
Relationship is something both parties should work on. Realizing that he had let away someone so important in his life, he decided to call her immediately. His whole mind was flooded with shipping shoes He was afraid that she might have found someone new or no longer had the same feelings anymore..... For once, he felt the fear of losing someone.
As it was Christmas eve, the line was quite hard to get through, especially an overseas call. He tried again and again, never giving up. Finally, he got through......precisely at 1200 midnight. He confessed his love for her and the girl was moved to tears. nike shoes It seemed that she never got over him! Even after so long, she was still waiting for him, never giving up.
He was so excited to meet her and to begin his new chapter of their lives. He decided to fly to Vancouver to join her. It was the happiest time of their lives! nike discount shoes But their happy time was short-lived. Two days before he was supposed to fly to Vancouver,cheap puma shoes he received a call from her father. She had a head-on car collision with a drunken driver. nike shox shoes She passed away after 6 hours in a coma.
The guy was devastated, as it was a complete loss. Why did fate played such cruel games with him? He cursed the heaven for taking her away from him, denying even one last look at her! How cruel he cursed! How he damned the Gods...!!nike free shoes How he hated himself....for taking so long to realize his mistake!! That was in 1996.
The moral of this story is :
Treasure what you have...
Time is too slow for those who wait;
Too swift for those who fear;
Too long for those who grief;
Too short for those who rejoice;
But for those who love...
Time is Eternity.
For all you out there with someone special in your heart, cherish that person, cherish every moment that you spend together that special someone, for in life, anything can happen anytime. buy shoes onlineYou may painfully regret, only to realise that it is too late.

freefun0616 said...



crystal said...

Best wishes for you! May be you are interested in party cocktail dresses, and you may need cheap bridesmaid dress for you special Occasions. We can provide cheap cocktail dresses, cheap flower girl dresses even the plus size wedding dresses. You can choose that you like!

crystal said...

Perfect!! You are a outstanding person! Do you want to wear stunning discount wedding dresses and join the party wearing beautiful cheap prom dresses?? Or you want all people's eyes can't move from you? The evening formal dresses are the best gift for you!

crystal said...

Fantastic! God bless you! Meanwhile, we have the highest quality but the lowest price fashion cheap wedding dresses. Here are the most popular designer wedding dresses and lace wedding dresses for all of you. Also the cheap evening dresses is a great choice for you. Let you dream come ture!!

crystal said...

Do not mean bad.Thank you so much! I just want to show some fashion wedding dress to all of you. I like wedding dresses, because wedding for a girl, it is the most special day in her life. Do you want to have the beautiful wedding dresses in perfect day??

crystal said...

HONG said...

European Union leadersnike air max 90are preparing to meet in Brussels. They will appoint levis jeanstheir first full-time president and foreign affairsnike air max 95 high representative.
nike air max tn
The EU is diesel jeanspreparing to usher nike air riftin its first full-time leadernike shox r4under a rotating presidency system. Thenike air max 360new president's term will span two and a half years. nike shox nzThe president's main responsibilities puma mens shoesinclude presiding over EU summits puma shoesand representing the union on the world stagepuma speed. Leaders from nike shoesthe 27 EU member nations remain nike airdivided over which candidates to choose. Negotiations are expected nike air shoesto last into the night.
EU diplomats puma catsay the president is likely to be little known air max trainersoutside Europe mens nike air maxand a lightweight nike shoes air maxin global terms.
Janis Emmanouilidis, jeans shopSenior Policy Analysts, nike shoes shoxsaid, "It has become clear that the heads of state of governmentair shoesdon't want strong political figures -- especially nike shoe cartwhen it comes to the president puma futureof European Council. cheap puma"
Belgian sports shoesPrime Minister, Herman Van Rompuy, nike air rifts has emerged as a front-runner for nike air rift trainerthe top job.
Also in the runningnike airis a Dutch Prime Minister, nike riftformer Latvian president, nike rift shoesand Luxembourg's Prime Ministercheap nike air riftsFormer British Prime Minister, bape shoesTony Blair, could be a surprise appointment. He has neither entered the election race, nor ruled himself out.

lily said...

After read your blog, I think you are a wonderful person, for your blog is the best one I have ever seen. If you do not mind, I would like to know do you like fashion? Have you ever heard of polo shirts, which are very chic, especially the polo t shirts, I love them very much. I also like playing tennis rackets, it can keep healthy, what do you like to do? I consider it as my great pleasure to introduce myself as the outlet of polo t shirts women
polo t shirts on sale
and the warmly welcomed
polo t shirts for women
Now. I'd like to introduce our masterpieces, such as
polo shirts on sale
polo shirts men
men's polo shirt
men polo shirt
mens polo shirts
mens polo shirt
besides we also sell
cheap polo shirts
discount polo shirts
men's polo shirts
women's polo shirts
Which are popular with fashinable people. We are also the outlet of
cheap tennis racket
discount tennis racket
in this sporty season, we recommend
prince tennis racquet
head tennis rackets
wilson tennis racket
babolat tennis racquet
There more new products in our store online, we are expecting you to come. We can say that you must find your satisfied things in our store.

LAN said...

puma mens shoes
puma shoes
puma speed
nike shoes
nike air
nike air shoes
nike air max 90
nike air max 95
nike air max tn
nike air rift
nike shox r4
nike air max 360
nike shox nz
puma cat
air max trainers
mens nike air max
sports shoes
nike air rifts
nike air rift trainer
nike air
nike shoes air max
nike shoes shox
air shoes
Lucyliu IS Lucyliu
nike shoe cart
puma future
cheap puma
nike rift
jeans shop
diesel jeans
levis jeans
nike rift shoes
cheap nike air rifts
bape shoes

Anonymous said...

The pic of the polar bear head is a little much. If its real, which it looks, than I have to say your a piece of shit and I hope you and your family ends up the same way.

dinoibo said...

Sesli SohbetgelSesli Chatgor
Sesli Sohbet sitelerikatilSesli Chat sitelerihadi
Sohbetpismankamerali Chatolursun
kamerali SohbetamaSesli sitelergecikme
Sohbet sitelerigecmisChat siteleriolmaz
Sohbet merkezi chat merkezi
Sesli merkezi sesli Sohbet merkezi
Sesli chat merkezi Sohbetmerkezi
Sesli SohbetgelSesli Chatgor
Sesli Sohbet sitelerikatilSesli Chat sitelerihadi
Sohbetpismankamerali Chatolursun
kamerali SohbetamaSesli siteleris isten
Sohbet sitelerigecmisChat siteleriolacak thanks.
Seslimuhabbet sesli muhabbet
alim satim alis veris
alim satim alis veristhanks

Anonymous said...

электронная почта без регистрации
аудиокниги скачать бесплатно
восстановление зрения
Мультфильмы онлайн
База кинофильмов, кино, фильмы, анимация, мультики

dinoibo said...

Sesli sohbetgecmissesli chatolacak thanks.
diyarbakirgeldiyarbakir gazetelerigor
Sesli şehirsendeSesli sehirbize
sesli sohbetpismansesli chatolursun
sesli sohbet siteleripismansesli chat siteleriolursun
seslisohbetepismansesli sohbeteolursun
Sesli sohbet Sesli chat
Sohbet siteleri Chat siteleri
Sesli sohbet siteleri Sesli chat siteleri
Sohbet chat siteleri Chat sohbet siteleri
Sesli Sohbet sitesi Sesli chat sitesi
Sohbet sitesi Chat sitesi
Sohbet chat sitesi Chat sohbet sitesi
Sesli siteleri Sesli sitesi
Kurtce sohbet kurtce chat
kurtce sesli sohbet Kurtce sesli chat
Kurd sohbet kurd chat
sesli sohbet sesli chat
Sesli sohbetsendeSesli chat

dinoibo said...

Sesli Sohbet sitelerikatilSesli Chat siteleri
SeslitoplumbeklemeSesli toplum
Sesli SohbetgelSesli Chat
Sesli Sohbet sitelerikatilSesli Chat siteleri
SeslisevgimbeklemeSesli sevgim
Sesli SohbetgelSesli Chatgor
Sesli Sohbet sitelerikatilSesli Chat siteleri
SesliislambeklemeSesli islamyoksa
islami sohbetbeklemedini sohbet
dini chatbeklemeislami chatyoksa
dini sohbet siteleri dini chat sitelerithanks
islami sohbet siteleri islami chat sitelerithanks
Sesli panelgelSesli Chat panellerigor
SeslipanelsendeSesli sohbet panelleribize
Sesli Sohbet sitelerikatilSesli Chat sitelerihadi
Sohbet panelleribeklemeChat panelleriyoksa
panelpismandunya panelolursun
speakypanelamaSpeaky panel

Reynold said...

When lone you aim online casino, you bidding absorb what online roulette is.

Site design by Apartment One
Federated Media Publishing - Style