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Old 10/31/12, 03:12 PM
 
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Thimbleberries Fabric?

Hello,

I am very new to sewing and I was just given some Thimbleberries flannel Fabric from the Evergreen Inn collection.

I was wondering if anyone knows of a source where I could purchase more of this fabric. I realize it is dated (2004) but thought I would ask before venturing to find another type of fabric to use for the backing of the quilt.

I would sure appreciate any advice!
Thank you!
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Old 10/31/12, 05:35 PM
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Try ebay or etsy.
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Old 10/31/12, 06:45 PM
 
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This place lists some:

Thimbleberries Fabrics- Misc

Evergreen Inn, page 1

Fabrics--RJR--Thimbleberries--Evergreen Inn


Not sure if any of these are what you are looking for.
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Old 10/31/12, 07:26 PM
 
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Thank you Chixarecute and Tinker for your time. I had already spent a good couple of hours checking out e-bay, etsy and some of those sites. I wasn't sure if anyone knew of a source for discontinued fabric.

I appreciate your help
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Old 11/01/12, 12:39 AM
 
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You can go on a site called "Missing Fabrics" and ask. You can post a picture of the fabric and ask if anyone has it in their stash or know where you can get it. I have helped a couple of people with fabric they were looking for...had it in my stash.
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Old 11/01/12, 05:29 AM
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Thimbleberries fabric and pattern are part of what made me want to quilt so badly years ago! I remember buying one of her books and being determined that I was going to make something from it..............then I realized it was way above my skill level! I need to find that book and try something from it now!
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Old 11/01/12, 09:55 AM
 
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Thank you Billie I will be sure to check that out

Ginnie, you should, I am going to brave a rag quilt when I have only done reversible napkins. Be sure to post pictures
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