Wednesday, January 24, 2007

I LOVE fabrics...

It was very disappointing to find out recently that my local quilt shop had sold out to new owners. The shop will be moving to a new location about an hour away~not quite as convenient as the ten minute drive I enjoy now.
The only minor consolation is the great sales I found there today. The store is half emptied out, but I found a lot of great fabrics. I don't usually splurge on this much at one time, but I couldn't resist the deals. Isn't this 40's reproduction great?...

~some Heather Ross gnomes & stripes, a pale blue & white polka dot...

~some more polka dots & Heather Ross...

~MORE polka dots and some retro looking fabrics...

~don't you love this storybook print of Little Red Riding Hood?...

~an alphabet print...

~and last but not least a pretty 'Girlfriends' floral...

I think these will keep me busy for awhile.


  1. Oh, I especially like that last one. Beautiful colors! :)

  2. pretty! I LOVE the first one with the clothesline scene!

  3. Wow-you really scored!!!! Red Riding Hood IS absoulutely fab!!!!

  4. Oh Deb those fabrics are beautiful. There is nothing like that available close to where I live. I especially like the washing line one, the gnomes and red riding hood. I look forward to seeing what you use them for.

  5. Those are great! I love those vintage looking ones.

  6. Suzanne9:07 AM

    I am drooling over these! Oh no--I feel a trip to the fabric store coming upon me when I really don't need a thing:-) Can't wait to see what you do with the first one, I love that 40's repro fabric!

  7. IF ONLY...we had a local fabric store to sell these types of fabrics...
    I live in an area where there are not many choices, unless you travel a distance..
    They are all great choices! Love 'em all..

  8. What beauties! I can't wait to see what you do with them.

    Cheers! LA

  9. What beauties! I can't wait to see what you do with them.

    Cheers! LA

  10. I LOVE your fabrics! ~ when I saw the "wash day" material I thought of how great that would be made into a peg bag for the clothes line and an ironing board cover.
    Looking forward to seeing what great items you decide to use them for. Happy sewing.

  11. Deb, that little red ridinghood fab is what is in my kitchen queeen. I LOVE it. It did not know it is still around. I will have to see if I can find it. Have lovely weekend. Clarice

  12. debbie11:34 AM

    any idea what the clothesline one is called or who makes it? i love it. debbie

  13. a lot of lovely fabric you got there. I love such things too. :)

  14. Wow! I can't wait to see what you do with them.

  15. Anonymous3:05 PM


    I just wanted to tell you that your site really inspire me !

    Lot of nice pictures and ideas.

    Thanks !


  16. How fun are those??? I love the gnomes and Red Riding Hood!

  17. Great fabric! Beautiful colors. You'll have lots of fun projects to make with these.

  18. Ohh, this fabrics are wonderful..
    I love them all.

  19. Michelle7:46 AM

    Those are some beautiful fabrics. I don't know which one I like the best. You did well, getting them all. :)

  20. Anonymous12:06 PM

    As a fabricholic, I love the choices you made. You made out great. Love your blog. Just found it. LOL


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