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Did you ever wish you were the fabric buyer for your LQS?

Did you ever wish you were the fabric buyer for your LQS?

Old 02-04-2010, 08:19 AM
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Just wondering how many people secretly - or not so secretly - wish that they could be the buyer for their LQS? (Even for a day...)
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Old 02-04-2010, 08:56 AM
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Just to see and feel all the samples. Oh yes.
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Old 02-04-2010, 09:30 AM
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YES! Because honestly some of those fabrics make me wonder who chose them. Then again, someone else would be saying that if I was doing the choosing :)
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Old 02-04-2010, 09:53 AM
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Dream job, at least in my mind. Although it probably has it's headaches as well
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Old 02-04-2010, 10:06 AM
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Oh yes!
I would love to do that job.
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Old 02-04-2010, 10:51 AM
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I'd have to agree with Sharon, seeing and feeling all the samples....... Then again, I would want to take half of them home with me!!!
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Old 02-04-2010, 11:28 AM
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Yes, I do. My LQS carries a large percentage of traditional type fabrics and I tend to like more modern or even wild fabric lines. It's probably a good thing they don't stock what I like. I'd be poor.
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Old 02-04-2010, 11:32 AM
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Nope - not even the slightest interest.
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Old 02-04-2010, 11:47 AM
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That would be my dream job! :-D
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Old 02-04-2010, 11:49 AM
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Well, yes...lol! I did actually tell the Joann's in Lynchburg, VA that they had the ugliest fabric I had ever seen and I would sure love to talk to their buyer. That was about 3 months ago. I went in to Joann's while I was there last week and lo and behold I had to tell them that the fabric selections were great and it was nice to see some pretty fabric there for once. :^)
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