Everyone has a secret wish list. You know, the things that you can't justifying splurging on when there are groceries to be bought and electric bills to be paid, but they still tug gently on your heart. Personally, I don't yearn for designer shoes or jewelry, splashy cars or fashionable evenings out. It might sound weird, but I lust for wool felt!
Is that strange? Maybe, but today I received my Wool Felt Swatch Pack from Prairie Point Junction. 78 beautiful, rich colors, calling to me! 78 6" x 6" samples to combine, stack, and figuratively, roll in! On the surface it might seem like a rather innocent infatuation, but I want to buy a piece of every color I pick up, but at $9.00 a yard, it would cost $351.00 to buy 1/2 yard of each. (Of course I did the math!)
I can't justify that no matter how I try. So I got serious, and started pulling out the colors I thought I could live without. When I was done, the "don't need" pile consisted of shamrock, Hallow's Eve, and chartreuse. Okay, down to $337.50. Hmmm, make that $342.00...I added chartreuse back...Read more