Discussion in 'PUBLIC VFG News - Announcements and events' started by amandainvermont, Apr 27, 2017.

  1. amandainvermont

    amandainvermont Trade Member

    As someone who has worked on former VFG newsletters I am astounded by the scope of information pulled together and laid out by VFG member Laura Milera. My newsletter turned up in my spam box, so here is where it can be seen if you did not get it in your e-mail.


    It is "public" now, so I encourage all of you with blogs, active instagram, Facebook, Pinterest, whatever accounts to give it a plug. Thank you Laura for all your time putting this together.

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  2. poppysvintageclothing

    poppysvintageclothing Administrator Staff Member

  3. morning-glorious

    morning-glorious Trade Member

    Fabulous job! And I really enjoyed the interview with MJ!
  4. The Vintage Merchant

    The Vintage Merchant Administrator Staff Member

    yes, another crazy good newsletter, thank you so much, Laura!! xo
  5. poppysvintageclothing

    poppysvintageclothing Administrator Staff Member

  6. Alleycats

    Alleycats Trade Member

    That really was an excellent newsletter and I know it was a lot of work.
  7. Metro Retro Vintage

    Metro Retro Vintage Trade Member

    Thank you, ladies -- I'm so glad that everyone is enjoying The VFG News, and want to express my thanks to our many talented writers, and to all of you who participate by providing copy and art and helping to make it work.
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  8. Linn

    Linn Trade Member

    Thank you for posting the link, Amanda. I did not receive the newsletter in my inbox and checked - it was not in "junk mail" either. When was it sent out?

    I don't have time to read it now but will access it from the link later today.

    Thanks everyone for all your hard work putting this together!
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  9. Furwise

    Furwise Administrator Staff Member

    Thank you. So many member submissions. That is so fantastic. Thank you Laura and thank you all.

    I did not receive the email either. I will research to see if I can troubleshoot if it has anything to do with our email system, I will check with my email provider to see if they have heard of this issue where emails do not come through at all, and do some google searching too. If I find anything out that can help I will create a post for it in one of our tech forums.
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  10. The Vintage Stylist

    The Vintage Stylist Trade Member

    I love my first newsletter Laura - excellent job! So excited to offer some cleaning tips I have used for years too! Thanks for all you do!
  11. foofoogal

    foofoogal Registered Guest

    Wow, that has to be one of the best newsletters I have ever seen.
    I collect Merry Widow items and did not even know about an Opera by that name.
    Happy to read about Poppy's. I have been pleased with every item I have purchased from her shops.
    So looking forward to the Hat resource. Yeah.
    Love the VFG.
  12. The Vintage Merchant

    The Vintage Merchant Administrator Staff Member

    in our email system (Wild Apricot) it shows that 4 members did not receive this:

    It does not have you, Caryn, in the list of failed emails...did you check your spam folder already?

    I'll try to resend it, to see if it works this time, or not.
  13. The Vintage Merchant

    The Vintage Merchant Administrator Staff Member

    it it time stamped 1:43 pm on April 25th.
  14. cmpollack

    cmpollack Trade Member

    Laura, you've outdone yourself! The newsletter is beautiful to look at, and an amazing resource as well. :clapping::drinkingtoast::clapping::drinkingtoast:

    Jo and Karin's museum reviews are full of great info (and eye candy), seeing the early photos of beautiful MJ and her shop was a blast, and even though I actually saw the Lucile exhibit in Guelph last summer, I still learned much from Barbara's article. And the exhibit calendars are invaluable!

    Thanks so much to all who contributed!
  15. Furwise

    Furwise Administrator Staff Member

    I did. Did you try to send it again? I had this issue a few years ago. I never found out what caused it. I was receiving some of our emails but not others.
  16. pinky-a-gogo

    pinky-a-gogo Administrator Staff Member

  17. bycinbyhand

    bycinbyhand Trade Member

  18. Linn

    Linn Trade Member

    If you sent it out again, I did not receive it. It is not in my spam folder, either. I have been getting VFG emails and all newsletters prior to this so I am pretty sure my email address is correct in Wild Apricot.
    Last edited: Apr 29, 2017
  19. sewingmachinegirl

    sewingmachinegirl Administrator

    Wow Laura- what an incredible newsletter you have produced!.
    I am in awe of the scale of this Newsletter and your dedication.
    Thanks so so much!
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  20. EndlessAlley

    EndlessAlley Trade Member

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