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Thread: Connecting Threads Warehouse Sale

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    Has anyone heard of the Connecting Threads Warehouse Sale? Ir is supposed to be somewhere in Ohio. I heard it is fabulous. Lots of books and fabric by the pound. If so how often do they have the sale? And when is the next one?

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    They had it in August. Not sure if it's once a year or not.
    I didn't get to it but next time............. :)

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    that would be worth the trip!

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    Wish it was in MY area. :cry:

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    Where in Ohio is the sale?

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    It was in August in Grove City. I went with a friend, and if it's going to be an annual event, we won't miss it! Wow, we had fun and got so much fabric. All fabric was $2.96 a pound, and books were $3 (I think). They also had bolts of fabric, yarn, kits, and I think that's it. I spent about $40 and I filled two 13-gallon trash bags with fabric.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jill
    It was in August in Grove City. I went with a friend, and if it's going to be an annual event, we won't miss it! Wow, we had fun and got so much fabric. All fabric was $2.96 a pound, and books were $3 (I think). They also had bolts of fabric, yarn, kits, and I think that's it. I spent about $40 and I filled two 13-gallon trash bags with fabric.
    Using cottons, for example, approx how many yds =s a lb??

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    WOW! I used to live in Grove City, OH!!!!! Now I am 2 hours away, but I will go next year!

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    Quote Originally Posted by joyce blint
    Quote Originally Posted by Jill
    It was in August in Grove City. I went with a friend, and if it's going to be an annual event, we won't miss it! Wow, we had fun and got so much fabric. All fabric was $2.96 a pound, and books were $3 (I think). They also had bolts of fabric, yarn, kits, and I think that's it. I spent about $40 and I filled two 13-gallon trash bags with fabric.
    Using cottons, for example, approx how many yds =s a lb??
    typically 2.5-3 yards weighs a pound depending on the weight of the fabric.

    connecting threads tends to be on the thin side so you might actually get a little more then 3 yards.

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    I've read on here that their batiks are thin, but I don't use batiks. Their other cotton fabrics that I've bought (other than at the warehouse sale) are very good quality. One thing I noticed about the fabric I purchased at the warehouse sale was that much of what I picked out was dated 2010 and 2011 on the selvage.

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