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Great Reasons (aka Excuses?) "not" to Clean-Up-Tidy-Up Our Sewing Areas ....

Great Reasons (aka Excuses?) "not" to Clean-Up-Tidy-Up Our Sewing Areas ....

Old 03-01-2019, 11:51 AM
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Every single one of the excuses previously mentioned LOL

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Old 03-01-2019, 06:39 PM
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I'd rather sew than clean, and someday it will be my payback for my kids for all the times they didn't tidy their rooms when they were teens.
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Old 03-01-2019, 08:04 PM
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I make such a mess when I'm cleaning!

I'm through explaining to my husband why I need a room to myself for quilting. I'm demonstrating the need.

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Old 03-01-2019, 08:57 PM
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These are all great "reasons" & most apply to my sewing room. 1 more for me is that the bins of fabric against the outside walls is great insulation in the winter.
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Old 03-02-2019, 04:00 AM
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Originally Posted by cashs_mom View Post
I have a broken ankle and can't get up the stairs. Is that a good enough excuse?
Yikes, Patrice...when did you do that? Having done that a few years ago, I know how frustrating and limiting it is when you have stairs. I hope you are on the mend quickly.

I’ve enjoyed reading everyone’s excuses...my sewing room is usually cleaner than other parts of my house. I have to admit I’m a little OCD.
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Old 03-02-2019, 04:36 AM
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I'm waiting for my friend to come over to help me clean.
When cleaning I find items I've been looking for and start working on them and cleaning stops
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Old 03-02-2019, 06:04 AM
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I need a bigger room!
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Old 03-02-2019, 06:43 AM
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Originally Posted by Tartan View Post
The only reason I donít clean is, I forget where I put things. I put a piece of material away in a safe place. I wanted to use it for my mug rugs....guess what....it is so safe I canít find it. I had to use other fabric, sigh.
I have the same problem.
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Old 03-02-2019, 08:32 AM
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*giggles*
With each of your posts, I am thinking oh there's me .... and then there's me again!
Then when I think I have seen "the best" .... another "the best", shows up!
You're all just too darned creative with your excuses!!!



Originally Posted by cashs_mom View Post
I have a broken ankle and can't get up the stairs. Is that a good enough excuse?
Rotten excuse, because of the circumstances. Time to send your husband up with a mission to mess the main floor of your home!!!!!



Dunster ... perhaps you want to borrow this quote?
I did it as an embroidered mini quilt a year ago.
My thoughts were that it would give me permission
while advising any visitors to take heed!

https://www.flickr.com/photos/873175...posted-public/



LeonF ... you have given me way too many visualizations.
You really should do a series of quilty cartoons based on those
Put them on fabric and you would be a best seller, for sure!!!

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Old 03-02-2019, 10:20 AM
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Originally Posted by tesspug View Post
Every time I clean things up I cannot find anything.
I am the same way lol
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