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Thread: Estate Sale...Worth $2.00?

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    Super Member hudgoddess's Avatar
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    Amazing!i love estate sales and auctions! Great find!

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    Good for you. What a special SIl. We all fear that this will happen to our stash when we die. Hopefully someone will appreciate ours when we are gone. 😀

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    Oh my, hundreds of yards of fabric, thousands of ideas, congratulations!!!
    If life gives you lemons, make a margarita.

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    OH MY Goodness, you are one lucky person. Congrats. What a find!!!
    so many quilts to make, so little time.

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    Great guy!

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    Great haul! He's a great guy to think of you and your guild!

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    I am not sure my kids would bring me MORE fabric. Nice haul.

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    Nice SIL to have gotten such a great stash for you and your quilting group! Nice!

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    Well, isn't he just perfectly "trained"! What a star and what a fantastic find. There's many a beautiful quilt in that lot. Thanks for sharing and tell him he's a good lad

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    Wonderful son son-in-law to think of you. So many would not bother. Keep him.

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    What a great son-in-law! You must be a great MIL to get gifted like that!

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    Bet some old quilter is turning over in her grave! She should have gotten more quilts done.
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    Holy moley!!!! 2 bucks? You hit the jackpot! Thats a pretty nice haul.
    Quilt outside of the box!

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    Quote Originally Posted by auntpiggylpn View Post
    or in my part of Indiana!
    A gal at our church (SW Indiana) got a trunk load of fabric for a $7 bid a couple years back. Bunches of orphan blocks, some smaller bits of fabric, a couple couch covers that we reclaimed for fabric. Nothing as neat as this, but quite valuable any way you count it. Oh, included one finished smaller quilt top, too.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Dotha View Post
    I am not sure my kids would bring me MORE fabric. Nice haul.
    Two sisters in law would------------my older DD would-----------a couple friends would!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Dragonomine View Post
    WOW! I'm so jealous!! No one else bid??? That's crazy!

    if it was an estate sale, a price was posted-------and the lucky guy jumped on it.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Teeler View Post
    Teeler, I love your fainting gal! WTG, and indeed very fitting
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    Quote Originally Posted by nellie View Post
    how about making him a nice dinner ,just to say thank you to him for a great find ,bless you both for more finds
    IMO, he deserves at least a throw quilt!
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    Unbelivable.
    Happy quilting Grandma

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    Fantastic find. And isn't it wonderful that your son-in-law KNOWS what you do
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    What a treasured find! Very, Very Very lucky indeed! thanks for sharing!

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    Quote Originally Posted by GrannieAnnie View Post
    IMO, he deserves at least a throw quilt!
    Yes, indeed he does! You've a great SIL!
    When someone mentions quilting, I go to pieces!

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