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fabric shop in or around metrotown

Friends, Romans and Vancouverites:

Is there a fabric shop near or around MetroTown? I need to get about 4 yards of purple cotton fabric, some gold ribbon and leaves. There's a toga party happenin', and as well as drinking like an Italian (Sambuca!), I need to dress the part.

Thanks

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skaloop
Aug. 8th, 2008 06:09 am (UTC)
No.
mellybrelly
Aug. 8th, 2008 06:12 am (UTC)
you made me laugh
skaloop
Aug. 8th, 2008 06:13 am (UTC)
Then my work here is done!
mellybrelly
Aug. 8th, 2008 06:53 am (UTC)
it's less funny (to others) now that the duplicate entry has been deleted.
luxurias_slave
Aug. 8th, 2008 07:31 am (UTC)
nope, your closest is going to be fabricland in coquitlam near ikea, dressew in downtown, fabricland on marine drive, fabricana in richmond, or the stores in little india (main street and 49th area)
seekerofspace
Aug. 8th, 2008 03:04 pm (UTC)
Aw, OK thanks. :)
unkle_social
Aug. 8th, 2008 04:11 pm (UTC)
There's also a Fabricana in Coquitlam near Ikea.
ninja_hobbit
Aug. 8th, 2008 09:30 am (UTC)
You could try using a sheet. That's what I did for one toga party.
ninja_hobbit
Aug. 8th, 2008 09:30 am (UTC)
a bedsheet, I mean
seekerofspace
Aug. 8th, 2008 03:05 pm (UTC)
Bedsheets are for emergencies!

Toga sheets are longer than it is wide, that is what facilitates easy draping.
starra74
Aug. 8th, 2008 09:12 pm (UTC)
Isn't Sambuca Greek, not italian?

Granted, ancient Greece, ancient Rome, same diff really.
But I'm pretty sure that Sambuca is Greek.
pi_hole
Aug. 8th, 2008 09:42 pm (UTC)
i believe you're thinking of ouzo.
starra74
Aug. 8th, 2008 09:49 pm (UTC)
Now that you say, yeah, that's what I'm talking about.

I don't drink either, because they're not my thing.
I am also not Greek or Italian.
pi_hole
Aug. 10th, 2008 12:56 am (UTC)
i had one catastrophic experience with sambuca in high school. people i hadn't seen in years still say "hey, remember that party at ___ 's? you were aaaaaall class and sophistication that night."
seekerofspace
Aug. 10th, 2008 01:03 am (UTC)
Sounds like me last night. D'oh.
vegastrashh
Aug. 8th, 2008 10:26 pm (UTC)
Go to dressewww
Its downtown but its greeaaatt
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