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Old 07-18-2013, 04:51 PM
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Slightly disappointed the little quilt I purchased this morning from the local thrift store became a pillow sham in the washer and dryer. It was rolled up and tagged as a little quilt. I popped it into the washer and dryer. When it came out of the dryer it was inside out and a pillow sham. You know those kind sold really cheap.
but still not too bad for $2.00
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Old 07-18-2013, 07:41 PM
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well for goodness sakes. I guess you needed a nice pillow sham, didn't you? there is a reason in everything.
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Old 07-19-2013, 06:34 AM
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Oh no, bummer!!
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Old 07-19-2013, 10:37 AM
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If you don't need a sham, recycle. It could become a tote bag or a table runner.
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Old 07-20-2013, 03:46 AM
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Place Mat ?
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Old 07-20-2013, 04:56 AM
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You get what you pay for!
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Old 07-20-2013, 05:56 AM
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Now you have a cheap pattern! Make a little quilt of your own
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Old 07-20-2013, 08:40 AM
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I often buy such "shams" at thrift stores to deconstruct and/or reuse in making blocks. Sometimes I sew them back in their original design or just resew the seams to make sure they are good. 4-6 of these sewn together make a nice quilt top of a sampler style.
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I got 2 of these Shams for 25 cents each at yard sale just the right size for my dog to lay on... and they wash up really nice...
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Old 07-21-2013, 04:34 PM
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I have used a quilted pillow sham as a dresser scarf for years. It is a pretty pattern, nicely made, fits perfectly, and looks really nice on my dresser.
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