Sunday, February 13, 2011

Weekly Stash Report, Week 7

Fabric Used this Week: 3 1/2 yards
Fabric Used year to Date: 10 yards
Added this Week: 0 yards
Added Year to Date: 179 yards
Net Used for 2011: - 169 yards

Yarn Used this Week: 350 yards
Yarn Used year to Date: 2150 yards
Yarn Added this Week: 0 yards
Yarn Added Year to Date: 3250 yards
Net Used for 2011: -1100 yards

Last week, Bonnie asked when my year started. I did start January 1, and I have really bought 179 yards so far in 2011.

But I've got my reasons!

Cheap second hand fabric is more plentiful in January. I'm sure it's because other quilters have made New Year's resolutions and decided to cut down on their stashes. Which I'm happy to take advantage of. I found two good scrap bags last month. That accounts for fifty yards (a wild guess that might be a little low.)

I also bought 120 yards of really nice yardage on Craigslist for fifty dollars. I had hoped to go back and buy the rest of her stash, but it didn't happen.

When will I ever have time to use it all up? I don't know. I'm not stressing about that too much.

4 comments:

Tamera said...

I say, if it's okay with you, it's okay!

Jo said...

Here's the good news....if you ever want to get rid of it, you can easily donate it or sell it. You got the fabric for a SUPER deal.

Margaret said...

Love all your quilts! Good deals on fabric is a good thing IMO. :D

H2Ogirl said...

Good for you.. and fabric prices are going up. It's all about progress.

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