I forgot to consider postage....yes. local is best. It's a shame that mailing items doesn't get a reduction...but the PO is in such a mess that will never happen. Plus some folks would try to use it just to save $$$....nope....that will never happen.
"I did a couple quilts for Quilts for Kids, not interested in doing that again, paying to mail them off..., no offer of a tax deduction. I g...."