Monday, September 20, 2010

Who can Resist Moda Fabrics??

Not me!
There was plenty more that I would have liked to purchase but I just couldn't.
I was chatting with the lady that owns the shop and told her that I really shouldn't buy any more at all until I have used up all the fabrics that I have at home but she said that is not what we (fabric lovers, quilters, etc.) are supposed to do.
So you see, she kind of gave me the A ok to buy.. buy.. buy.
The good thing is that I brought both pieces home and actually used them instead of placing them in my fabric stash.
I made pillowcases for a few pillows that we use on the couches.

The above photo is a Moda fabric called At Walden Pond. The colors in this one match my couches perfectly. I keep big fluffy bed pillows on my couch or nearby for those times when you want to take a nap while watching some tv. You know, you gotta be comfy!
The other fabric which I can not even remember the name fits in with the decor in my living room. I love anything related to horses, country living, western and so forth so I grabbed a few mini pillows at Walmart and made pillowcases out of this fabric.
Nothing fancy.

Just a simple slip on case that can be easily removed to wash.
Now, since I used up those two fabrics does it mean that I can go and buy a few more favorites???
OR
Maybe I should wait until I travel to Sugar Creek and allow myself to get lost in the beauty of their lil' quilt shops.

8 comments:

Tammy N said...

The Walden Pond fabric would go very well in my living room. I like the little travel pillows. I just wish I knew how to sew and had a sewing machine....

Hope you have a great day!☼

Steph said...

I really need to learn how to use my sewing machine, lol.

Carmen C. said...

Those are beautiful fabrics Jessica!I had out the map and brochures you sent me yesterday trying to lay out *a plan* for Amish country, I want to go early-mid Oct. before the leaves come down and I am just SO excited (gotta save up some spending money, LOL)!!!!! Enjoy the day sweet friend!!!!

black bear cabin said...

i LOVE that At Walden Pond fabric, and have been thinking of buying some too :) it sure makes a cute pillow case!

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