Tuesday, February 7, 2012

One Crafter's Stash . . .

. . . is another one's treasure!  Just as I thought I was about to be overwhelmed by the amount of fabric spilling from shelves, bins and boxes, I came across this great idea:
Charm About You
That's right - it's a linky party hosted by Lucy at Charm about You to showcase fabric that maybe you're not that likely to use in order that it might find a more loving home (head on over if you've got a little of your own stash to give away, or to do some "shopping").  I have so much fabric that falls into this category, it's a little embarrassing - OK, A LOT embarrassing.  I just can't pass up a good deal!!  Here are a few that I am pretty sure will never be turned into something lovely by yours truly:


I'm just not much of a floral girl - though clearly, I want to be, since I keep buying floral fabric!!  These pieces are all 1 yard each...and I'd be happy to part with all three!  Or, if you find you're not much of a floral person either, check out my extensive fabric inventory (just don't judge me).  
These are just a small selection of the 160+ fabrics I have listed!  I know, ridiculous!  That's not even all of it - I just haven't photographed the rest.  Click on the images to see a bigger version and for information on how much is available.  A note on my "secret fabric code":
____ yd = total yardage
FQ = fat quarter (~18"x22")
S = scrap (less than a FQ in size)
If you are the lucky winner, you can pick up to 2 yards of fabric from this crazy stash if the florals above just aren't tickling your fancy!   So - ONE lucky winner will get either 3 yards of florals as pictured above, or a choice of any 2 yards (any combo - 3FQ + 1.25 yards - whatever you want) - heck, maybe I'll send you both.   


Here's how to enter - you MUST use the Rafflecopter widget pictured below to enter - click on the either the "Log-in with Facebook" button or the "use your name and email" link just below the blue button!  If you just left a comment on my blog, you didn't enter and you won't win!

"Like" me on Facebook
Follow my blog and leave a comment saying so (or that you already do!)
Visit my shop and pick a favorite item, the comment about it

Alrighty - I'm ready to clean out just a tiny, tiny part of my fabric storage area - well, it's a start, right?

a Rafflecopter giveaway

13 comments:

  1. I have done the above mentioned =D loving the giveaway

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  2. ooo forgot to click to see the other fabrics loving the spotty ones. This one has to be my favourite though it caught my eye straight away 022 Brown Multi Dot Cotton 2 yd and 164 Orange Black Bird Branches HD Cotton 1 yd

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  3. Wow, that's a lot of beautiful fabrics and very generous of you to share! I didn't know how to enter my fabric picks in Rafflecopter so I figured I'd add it in this comment. I would love 051, 074, 076, 077,078,079,089, 091. Thanks again! :)

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    1. Good thought - I'll put instructions in the post - I'll get your fabric choices from you (including how much yardage you want) when you are picked and I contact you for your address! Thanks for entering & good luck!

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  4. I'm not sure I understand how it works.
    Do I need to pick fabrics from your Flickr account ?

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  5. I did all that, and I'd love 024, 077, 074, 031, 032.

    That is very generous of you !

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  6. What a great giveaway! I'm a new follower. :)

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  7. Did all of your 'entries'.. thanks for the chance ;)

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  8. I've entered using the Rafflecopter! I hope I've done it right!

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  9. I've also entered using Rafflecopter. My first "copter" experience - whew!

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  10. My favorite item from your shop is the cute little sewing kit!

    http://www.etsy.com/listing/89949295/sewing-kit-3-12-x-2-12-with-a-sweet

    Thanks for the amazing giveaway, I love so many of the fabrics!

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  11. I had a great time browsing your giveaway fabrics. I could easily find two yards I love!

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  12. Followed you on GFC and I love love love love this bag: http://www.etsy.com/listing/85995373/black-and-green-bubble-bag {not to mention all your other work!}

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I read all your comments - and I'll respond if you aren't a no-reply blogger!