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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.



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Aug. 8th, 2008 06:09 am (UTC)
Aug. 8th, 2008 06:12 am (UTC)
you made me laugh
Aug. 8th, 2008 06:13 am (UTC)
Then my work here is done!
Aug. 8th, 2008 06:53 am (UTC)
it's less funny (to others) now that the duplicate entry has been deleted.
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)
Aug. 8th, 2008 03:04 pm (UTC)
Aw, OK thanks. :)
Aug. 8th, 2008 04:11 pm (UTC)
There's also a Fabricana in Coquitlam near Ikea.
Aug. 8th, 2008 09:30 am (UTC)
You could try using a sheet. That's what I did for one toga party.
Aug. 8th, 2008 09:30 am (UTC)
a bedsheet, I mean
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.
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.
Aug. 8th, 2008 09:42 pm (UTC)
i believe you're thinking of ouzo.
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.
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."
Aug. 10th, 2008 01:03 am (UTC)
Sounds like me last night. D'oh.
Aug. 8th, 2008 10:26 pm (UTC)
Go to dressewww
Its downtown but its greeaaatt
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