Sunday, August 4, 2013

Stash Report - Aug 4

Retail therapy - great for the state of mind, not so good for the pocketbook.  But I was in need of some therapy (and an excuse to stay away from my house) on Saturday, so I headed to the most natural place - my local quilt shop.  They were most helpful as always, and I left feeling much better - albeit lighter in the wallet.

Makings for 3 quilts followed me home.  At least one of these will become a BBQ (that's "Big Block Quilt") - probably the purple/green combination. The others have no plan yet, but I'm confident something will come to me when the time is right.

Once again celebrating the fact that I stopped counting stash in :), here is my report for this week:

Labyrith quilt top completed - 2 1/4 yards
Backing for labyrinth - 2 1/2 yards

usage this week: 4 3/4 yards
Total stash usage this year: 163 yards out

Drop by Judy's blog for more stash reports today.

3 comments:

  1. I read where you said at least one would be a BBQ, and couldn't figure out how you would make a quilt into a BBQ, until it dawned on me...... Big Block Quilt. LOL! In my defense..... I just woke up. It gave me a good chuckle to start the day.

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  2. I'm glad you clarified what a BBQ was, Cathy...I didn't know...lol. I like how you count the out-going fabric only. I may do my stash busting reports like that next year too.

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  3. I'm way too tempted to try your approach at looking at only out. You've done really well this year on the out going.

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