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Old 02-11-2009, 07:22 AM
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I got my old job back last week. And on top of that I just got a $260.00 Visa gift card for team of the year. Now quilt kit or fabric? Help me make up my mind please.
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Old 02-11-2009, 07:23 AM
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Congratulations on getting your job back!!

Hmmm, quilt kit or fabric -- how about both?? :roll: :roll:
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Old 02-11-2009, 07:25 AM
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Now, being a frugal person, I tend to think you would get much more for your dollars if you bought yardage Surely the cost of a kit includes all the precutting of fabric etc. BUT if you are wanting a treat and want all the cutting done for you then go ahead and buy a kit :D

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Old 02-11-2009, 07:50 AM
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I would buy fabric. More for you money and if you shop around, you can probably get enough fabric for 2 quilts for the same price as most kits.

I do have to say that connecting threads doesn't overcharge for their kits, though most places charge way to much.
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Old 02-11-2009, 08:09 AM
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fabric, fabric and more fabric!!!

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Old 02-11-2009, 08:12 AM
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WooHoo!!!!! You're employed again! What a great feeling!

How about some batting and thread- stuff you never can have enough of? And a splurge of some fabric. I say- watch out connecting threads- here she comes!

(Oh, Joann's online- get a bolt of batting- I got mine for like $165.00 before Christmas.) I figure I will get 20 quilts out of it. About 1 years worth. :)

Have fun spending it!!!!!

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Old 02-11-2009, 08:32 AM
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perfect good for you I would go jelly rolls. I like jelly rolls.
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Old 02-11-2009, 04:07 PM
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Congratulations on getting your old job back. Personally, I'd spend it on fabric or quilt related stuff I needed or use like blades versus a kit. I like to pick my own fabrics to go with whatever pattern I pick. But it's not my decision.
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Old 02-11-2009, 04:14 PM
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I would also go for the fabric. You might be able to get something on sale and get more bang for the buck! I love a bargain!
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Congrats!!!!!!!!!! Buy both. :D Not any help, huh.
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