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Valley of the Sun Quilters   Off-Topic Chat

Started 8/20/15 by KSCarolyn; 1776973 views.
Pirate (PIRATE_SR)

From: Pirate (PIRATE_SR)

Apr-14

LABFIEND said:

Correcto mundo!!

I didn't realize you were bilingual!

Cathy (cacnurse1)

From: Cathy (cacnurse1)

Apr-14

Dee in TX (DBRADFOR3) said:

Made me think of that, except I can envision Sharon instead of Sheldon. hahah

I'm not sure that Patty would let her w/i 100 miles of her sewing building!

I have been spending 4 days to clean out DH man cave........his Dad's old RV. And there is no organizing going on just emptying and it took 4 days. (the guy that delivers propane wants to buy it so figure we should sell it while there is someone interested).

That is a fraction of the size of Patty's barn, that would likely take a huge chunk of time and effort to feng shui. It also kinda sounds like Patty is not excited about someone going in there and messing with it. Just saying!

Cathy (cacnurse1)

From: Cathy (cacnurse1)

Apr-14

LABFIEND said:

Ha Ha, my cousin is coming back in June,. she will want to organize!  So I better save it for her!!

I bet there is plenty for all of them!

Cathy (cacnurse1)

From: Cathy (cacnurse1)

Apr-14

Ami_Quilts (sewingupasto) said:

It also kinda sounds like Patty is not excited about someone going in there and messing with it. Just saying!

Those organizing would have to make her a map or she wouldn't be able to find anything.  Some of us just like our mess.

Pirate (PIRATE_SR)

From: Pirate (PIRATE_SR)

Apr-14

Cathy (cacnurse1) said:

Some of us just like our mess.

that's called the "Creative Piles of Chaos" organization method.   We *know* were stuff is.   The thing you are looking for is about 2/3rds down the 4th pile which is on the table in the northwest corner.

LABFIEND

From: LABFIEND

Apr-15

Pirate (PIRATE_SR) said:

   The thing you are looking for is about 2/3rds down the 4th pile which is on the table in the northwest corner.

Which makes it worse when you want what's on the bottom of said pile!

LABFIEND

From: LABFIEND

Apr-15

Pirate (PIRATE_SR) said:

I didn't realize you were bilingual!

Mostly just cuss words-innocent

LABFIEND

From: LABFIEND

Apr-15

Cathy (cacnurse1) said:

I bet there is plenty for all of them!

There is! And last time she organized, I couldn't find things for a while, but it was nice (after I got use to it) that she sorted colors.  However....I have lots that are hard to categorize. she did do some boxes of novelty groups. I am thinking of hitting the container store (yes, there is one now in OKC) and get some bins for her to sort!!

And I pulled out some string blocks to take to New Mexico, found a bag of 3 in strings, pulled the paper off the back, they were from a swap in 2012. I remember the reason I quit using paper foundations.  When you pull off the paper, sometimes you lose the stitching on some edges. But these will go in a quilt for Hilda.

Cathy (cacnurse1)

From: Cathy (cacnurse1)

Apr-15

I totally understand and often work that way.  Every once in a while I have to reorganize to see what is really there, like all my UFO's

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