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Thread: Boom 21 - Waves

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    Remember when I said any fabric can be used in a Boom swap? Correction: no clowns! lol I disliked them from early childhood but Stephen King's IT and Poltergeist sealed the deal for sure. They're all creepy, even the supposedly "cute" ones. Wonder why so many people feel as I do?
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    Oh sewbiz, can you imagine what Boomers would come up with for those creepy clowns?!!
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    Sewbiz the color you are seeing as pink is really almost rust and I do like that color. Have auditioned lots of different fabrics with it but nothing really jumped out at me

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    Quote Originally Posted by Janice McC View Post
    Remember when I said any fabric can be used in a Boom swap? Correction: no clowns! lol I disliked them from early childhood but Stephen King's IT and Poltergeist sealed the deal for sure. They're all creepy, even the supposedly "cute" ones. Wonder why so many people feel as I do?
    Probably because you can't see their real face... it's distorted by the weird makeup. And they wear garrish clothes. Maybe the clown phobia is why you don't see them on fabric these days!
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    I love clowns! A quick search for clown fabric only turned up this one. There's still clownfish fabric out there thanks to the kid movie..... But, be careful what you ask for.....
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    I'm loving everyone's fabric choices! My imagination is having a great time right now.

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    Not far away from our summer place in Baraboo Wisconsin is the Ringling Brothers museum and circus. Many people in the area collect clowns and circus memorabilia. There are thrift stores in the area with a large assortment of circus stuff. I suspect when someone either moves into assisted living or passes away, family members just get rid of the stuff.

    My father was a Shriner and clowns were a big part of that organization, but dad wasn't a clown. I never felt creeped out by clowns growing up but as I am growing older they have a negative effect on me.

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    Luckily clowns have never bothered me

    prefer no pinks, but like this color, sending a sample with fabric

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    I think I gave that same fabric Terrain.

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    Mona I think it’s an older fabric but thought it went well together. Tried some more greens but just couldn’t the right one.

    I was looking at clown fabric and they have some pretty scary ones. Yuck

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    I sent mine in the mail today.
    Boom 12 - Short & Sweet

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    The packages are about to start filling up my mailbox. Yay! Love seeing all the pretty fabrics.
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    I sent mine in the mail today.
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    Here is my fabric. Would like a match of red or green or a little gold/
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    Oh, pretty Annt! Looks like we are going to have some fun making Christmas blocks.
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    Pretty fabric, Annt. I think Iíve already decided on a block.
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    Here is my fabric. Would like a match of red or green or a little gold/
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    Tracking number sent to you Janice...mailed today
    People may not remember what you looked like or what you said but they will always remember how you made them feel!

    This is the link to my albums for all Boom swaps.
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    Here are 4 fabrics that I will be sending in this swap. They will be evenly distributed between both groups, and I am asking for bright matching colors with black or black tonal.Name:  MVC-001S.JPG
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    Love that fabric, Ann. So pretty.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Cheesehead View Post
    Here are 4 fabrics that I will be sending in this swap. They will be evenly distributed between both groups, and I am asking for bright matching colors with black or black tonal.Name:  MVC-001S.JPG
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    I can't wait to get one of these! I've got black tonal and plenty of brights to choose from.
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    Just a heads up, Guys....Connecting Threads is having a killer sale today. Lots of fabrics for less than $3 a yard. Lots of solids and prints. Needless to say, my order just went in.



    Edited to say: No affiliation, yada, yada, yada, I just love their fabrics.
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    Cheese, love those bright fabrics! My fave is the last one, the interlocking rings.

    Bad Libster for enabling! Now I gotta go look...
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    Quote Originally Posted by sewbizgirl View Post
    Cheese, love those bright fabrics! My fave is the last one, the interlocking rings.

    Bad Libster for enabling! Now I gotta go look...

    I just could not resist the urge to share with my Boom sisters. I do love their fabric.
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    take time to build memories with the kids

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    Loving these fabrics! Heading out of town for a couple days so I will catch up when I get back. My fabric has been sent. I am pondering the possibilities with all these lovely fabrics I get to play with. Have a great weekend everyone!

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    Cheesehead I love love love your bright fabrics.

    Libster I was very good just ordered a couple fabrics to go with other projects.

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    Yeah, Terri, I told myself I was not going to order anything, I was just going to look. Well, I lied. What can I say!?
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    Boom biz...

    Reminder! You must reply to the email I sent on June 3rd. If you have not yet done so, please do it when you read this. Thank you!
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