Sunday, April 24, 2011

Stash Report - April 24

I took my sewing machine in service last week.  Since I can't do any sewing for a couple of weeks, it seemed like a good time to get it tuned up - especially since the last tune-up was over 2 years ago.  My timing was pretty good - or bad, depending on how you look at it.  Good for upcoming projects, but bad for my pocketbook and stash.  The local fabric store which services my machine was having a birthday sale.  How could I resist?

I left with fabric for a new quilt

And backing for the current one.  Some of the blocks for that one are pictured here.

So, my stash is up by 11 3/4 yards this week.
Overall, 11.75 yards in, 8.5 yards out.
Net for the year:  3.25 yards in.



Check out Judy's blog to see what everyone else has been up to.

4 comments:

  1. Very pretty fabrics. Since one is for a quilt back, hopefully it will go out before to long and let you get back into the black.

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  2. Nice Birthday Sale! Hey, you might try to schedule your services...my place will let you do that so that when they are ready to work on it I can take it in then; they'll service it and I can usually pick it up that same day. Very little down time. Happy Easter!

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  3. So hard to resist birthday sales. At least you were good and have a plan for the fabric...I just buy cause I like it...lol.

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