Posts tagged ‘stash’

Textile Stew: 07/15/09

jezze: There’s prints and then there’s prints Retro Age Vintage Fabrics: We love vintage sheeting…in various colourways Fabric Rehab – New season Kokka Vintage 50’s Girl Scouts Of America 1959 Fabric – eBay (item 220450553662 end time Jul-14-09+18:13:11 PDT) yeah, it’s over, and no, I didn’t win it! Amitie Textiles: New Liberty Fabrics Thu Tran [...]

Review: Stash

Like many Mac-using sewists, I’ve been tempted many times to “go PC” just to have a chance to play around with the The Electric Quilt Company‘s software. But when the opportunity recently arose to review the Spring 2009 edition of (the Mac-incompatible) Stash, I was happy to have an excuse to ask Kevin Kosbab of [...]

Show Us Your Stash: Mine! (Thanks to Sew Mama Sew)

Sew Mama Sew‘s blog is focusing on fat quarter projects all month. They also posted a little “stash interview” meme and started an accompanying Stash & Storage Flickr group — you can play along and answer these questions about your own fabric stash. I’m having fun reading others’ interviews. Here are my responses! What do [...]

Q & A: How Do You Organize Your Stash?

Uberstitch‘s stash The stash decluttering post brought up sorting or re-sorting your fabrics into categories. I’m curious — what sorting system do you currently use? Do you sort by age, color, pattern, length? Or do you use a combination? Why — do you just like how it looks, or does it reflect how you access [...]

How to Fold Fabric

In this classic post, the Happy Zombie shows an extremely easy way to fold fabric for storage. Just fold selvedge to selvedge, then roll it around a narrow quilting ruler. It’s one of those things about which Brini Maxwell and say, “Why didn’t you think of that?” Her before/after pictures. I could only hope to [...]

Click Over, Feed Readers.

I’ve just added a poll feature to the sidebar. The current question: Which best describes your fabric stash storage system? And please comment if you feel like your answer needs expanding! Related posts: Do You True Up? Silk Series: Peace Silk Show Us Your Stash: Mine! (Thanks to Sew Mama Sew) Review: Stash How to [...]