Sunday, May 27, 2012

Stash Report

I spent yesterday at a quilt show in Montreal.  It was a great time, but pretty dangerous for my stash report.  $2.00 fat quarters.  25% off fabric.  So I brought a few pretties home with me.  Plus, an order I made a week ago arrived.  This was an attempt to buy some backing online - which means I bought several different fabrics, hoping that one would end up the right colour for the quilt. 

I'm sticking to my story however - my stash is pretty sad right now, after all the quilts I've made this year.  So I need fabric. Honest :)

Out:
6 yards - backing and binding for Carpenter's Star
3.5 yards - backing for Orca Bay

In:
26 yards in the mail
10 1/4 yards at the quilt show


Totals this year:
79 1/2 yards out, 128 3/4 yards in
Net for 2012: 49.25 yards in

Drop by Judy's blog to see what others have done with their stash this week.

3 comments:

  1. Refresh the stash is always so much fun especially when it is sad.

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  2. I like the way you keep track.....very straight forward. I planned to spend a bit at Machine Quilters Showcase but didn't make it.

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  3. You'll get the fabrics used up in no time. It is good to have some backing fabric choices on hand for the next project. :)

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