The bidding has begun for the Kids Need to Read Charity Auction Winter 2014! We have 25 auctions this time, so I shall feature five each day. Bidding ends Sunday, Nov. 16 at 7 p.m. Central.Rules for Bidding on our online Facebook Auction US and Canadian Residents only please
Thank you for your interest in our auction. We have a few rules to make this run as smooth as possible and to get the funds to the party we are helping as soon as possible.
1. Please only bid what you can afford to pay. We would like the payment within 24 hours of the end of the auction so that we can pay the money to the recipient.
2.Opening bids are $15.00 minimum. Bid in the photo comments. There is one photo or photo collage per item to avoid confusion.
3.The dolls are typically not included in the auction. If a doll is included in an item it will say so in the description. The dolls are shown so you can see what the auction items look like along side of the doll.
4. After your first bid we need you to click Message Dolls for A Cause and leave us your PayPal email address so that we can wrap this up as quickly as possible when it is over. If we do not have your address and we can't get an answer within 24 hours we go to the next highest bidder.
5. Please read all item descriptions. They will let you know what is included in each auction item.
6.You must be 18 to bid.
7. Each bid must be bid up by at least $1.
8. NO bid retractions or lowering of your bid. Once you place a bid you are the winning bidder until you are outbid.
Thank you so much as your participation in this event allows us to help others in need. We appreciate your generosity. Canadian bidders we will need to charge an extra $5 to cover the extra shipping. Each person donating is paying for the shipping as part of the donation but we didn't want to ask them to pay for international. Thanks.
Bid Item #16
Linda Muszynski of Dreamy Doll
Ropin & Riding Cow Girl is getting ready to ride her favorite horse. This dress fits 18" American Girl Dolls and other dolls with a similar build. Outfit includes dress, hat, & boots. Doll not included. The book Nothing Good Comes Easy was written by my husband and is signed by him.
Bid Item #17
Lora Crouch of Aunt Sissy Originals
"Sometimes the smallest things take the most room in your heart" -Winnie The Pooh.
The red short sleeved T shirt has "Pooh" embroidered in white on the front. It closes in the back with Velcro for ease of dressing. The yellow poplin skinny jeans have an elastic waist with real working front and back pockets. The back pockets have heat set crystals on them. The hair bow is made from the same yellow poplin and is attached to a metal hair clip. Included is the red and yellow beaded elastic bracelet.
**Not included - my doll, the brown boots, or pumpkin bucket.**
Made using Liberty Jane Patterns.
Bid Item #18
Diana Hansen of FreeStyleMama
Elf on the Shelf Outfit
This 3 piece outfit includes the elf suit, collar, and hat. Perfect for all that Elf magic and naughtiness. The red knit is trimmed with white felt. Suit and collar have Velcro closures. Doll Not included.
Bid Item #19
Carolyn Gebert of Kooky Kardinal
The dropped waist gathered skirt is cotton blend fabric with an elastic waist. It is made using the "Simply a Skirt" pattern by Doll Tag Clothing. The short sleeve purchased knit T-shirt has a velcro back closure, a matching fabric embellishment hand painted with gold glitter t-shirt paint, and leopard "crystals" for added bling. Crochet hat and purse are made of soft Cuddle Fleece yarn. Seed bead necklace is strung on knotted leather cord and has an easy brass button closure. Purchased black slouch boots are made by Springfield. **Doll not included**
Bid Item #20
Joyce Strangeway of Joyce's Knitwear
Sleepbag and Pillow
This is an adorably cozy sleeping bag and pillow set. The sleeping bag is made from a red cotton "Cat in the Hat" fabric on the outside and a cozy soft red fluffy fabric on the inside. It zips up the side with a nice sturdy red zipper. The little pillow is also done in the "Cat in the Hat" fabric. The doll is not included. Her outfit is available in another auction.