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Old 11-24-2008, 03:08 PM
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What is the most you have ever spent in ONE shop in ONE day?

I thought I had gone over the top when I shelled out $57.89 and then about a year and a half later I spent over $101.00.

I sure had fun though.........
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Old 11-24-2008, 03:12 PM
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I once spent about $250 for fabric alone in a shop in Anaheim. I had meant to pay part cash so DH wouldn't find out exactly how much I spent, but got a little flustered (cause my daughter was with me) and just charged the whole thing. It meant that I had to show it all to him. Most of the fabrics were only $2 and $3 per yard so I had a bag so heavy I could barely carry it!!!
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Old 11-24-2008, 03:14 PM
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i'd be embarrassed to admit how much i spend. i'm "proud" of myself if i can keep it under $50. :shock:
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Old 11-24-2008, 04:12 PM
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Ok..you ready....take a big gulp and sit down...Over $4,000. :shock: Of course, it did include my new Bernina :lol: :roll: and of course...just had to have some goodies to use to play with it :wink: Now DH keeps asking ...you ARE about through buying stuff to go with it...aren't you??? :shock:
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Old 11-24-2008, 04:37 PM
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Money Spent - well let's look at it this way, I don't have to go to Washington and ask for a bailout........LOL :wink:
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Old 11-24-2008, 04:39 PM
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I'm so glad you're not asking about my groccery bill! LOL!
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Old 11-24-2008, 04:50 PM
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all you sad was one shop...not fabric
nope I am NOT going there LOL I will never admit I signed that charge slip nope not going to happen not even with my dying breath :shock: :shock: :shock: :shock: :shock: :shock: :shock:
Fabric shop but it was not for quilting does that count?
$480
$260 for quilting but that was after saving and waiting for a sale and had been planned out and LOL
Doubt that will happen again anytime soon.
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Old 11-24-2008, 05:06 PM
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4 Jim's Gem.... I do exactly the same... pay half or just some in cash and then put the rest on the card.... and why not, it's legal and saves an argument. What a laugh though !!!
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Old 11-24-2008, 05:32 PM
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Oh my what we go through to hide things from hubby. Sounds like an episode of Lucy. She buys a dress and puts it in the closet. When Ricky finds it, she just says that has been hanging there for months.

Oh, and Sandpat, I think you get the prize for the most. I don't think I have spent that much in the last decade.
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Old 11-24-2008, 06:08 PM
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Hokey smokes, I"m embarrassed to say but I am positive I could take this category--re upholstering sofas and making drapes really eat up the budget :wink:
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