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Found at a wholesale outlet for used clothing

Old 07-26-2012, 12:04 AM
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It's 200 meters (that is over 200 yards) of fabric I can use for backing for charity quilts! (Some of you know that I make lots of these every year and give them out to people here in Poland.) I found this whole roll for about $40, so I figure, if I use 4-5 yards for every quilt (it is 60" wide), I can probably get enough for 50 quilts out of this. I was so happy to find it. It was heavy.

I'm taking off 5 or 6 yards at a time right now and washing it in pieces. But it makes backing quilts very affordable!
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Old 07-26-2012, 02:03 AM
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Holy Moly!! That's a big roll of fabric!! I love plaids! I hope you get to use up every bit of it!!
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Old 07-26-2012, 02:15 AM
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Yeah for you. What a lucky find.
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Old 07-26-2012, 02:53 AM
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Terrific find, great job and thank you for sharing.
Have a Blessed day
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Good for you!God bless you
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Old 07-26-2012, 03:16 AM
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wow that is big !!! good find
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Old 07-26-2012, 04:09 AM
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Great find!!!
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good for you
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Old 07-26-2012, 04:46 AM
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That was a super find, $40.00 was a steal. Hope you sew till it's all gone.
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That looks sort of like the Gordon plaid and since my Mother was a Gordon, can you send me some!?

Just kidding. You are one lucky individual.
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