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Thread: JUST AN OBSERVATION

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    I have hundreds (yes hundreds) of fabrics My daughter calls me a hoarder and even though she doesn't quilt she likes to look on the board for people searching for a particular fabric to see if I have any to give. I think she's trying to de-stash me. Not once has she found someone looking for anything I have. You start to wonder if you have strange taste - LOL. Funny people have always told me I pick such unusual colors but in the end they work out so well but they always look usual to me. Found out a couple of months ago I'm color blingd to green.

    Thanks for letting me ramble. Just found it a strange observation.

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    Tell your daughter for every piece of fabric you get rid of, she has to get rid of something also! lol

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    I find it pretty amusing that you daughter is looking to see if anyone is looking for some of your fabrics. I have a substantial stash as well but rarely if ever do I see that someone needs what I have, or am willing to part with.

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    Maybe she is trying to help out people who are in need.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Sadiemae
    Maybe she is trying to help out people who are in need.
    LOL that is what I tell myself. She and hubby think I'm nuts but I taught him to make a quilt a few years ago and I notice he stops and looks over that stash once in a while. Ithink she really just like reading what everyone is doing. Now she is enthralled with me making her bow tuck purses.

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    If your fabric works for you, then great! Not sure what to saw about what your daughter is doing to 'help' you...lol

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    Quote Originally Posted by Sadiemae
    Maybe she is trying to help out people who are in need.
    If she really wants to help she can march herself to a quilt shop and shop there for the fabric..!!!! Lol.. I love my stash..

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    if your avatar is any indication, i think your color choices are excellent! :thumbup:

    i'll bet i would have a blast in your stash. :-)

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    Could it be that she is just in denial over her secret obsession with fabric?

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    Me thinks it's time for her to learn how to make her own Bow Tuck Purses, lol! Suddenly your stash would somehow become a valuable commodity.

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