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Washington Stars Quilt Guild
Fabric Exchange

The Fabric Exchange is on hiatus for 2017
If you wish to see it return in 2018, consider volunteering for the Fabric Exchange Committee.

2016 FABRIC EXCHANGE GUIDELINES

  • Use three different quilt shop quality fabrics
  • Fabric should fit the theme of the month’s selection (e.g., solids, batik, red, stripes, etc.)
  • Do not pre-wash
  • Width of Fabric (WOF) should be a minimum of 40”
  • Cut 2 ½ inch strips from each fabric
  • Fold one strip from each of the 3 fabrics together in a small bundle
  • Label each small bundle with your name (address labels work great)
  • Put the designated number of bundles in a large (one gallon) ziplock bag
  • The final number of participants will be set at the end of the Business Meeting
  • The number of participants will be posted on the website
  • Put your name on the outside of the large ziplock bag
  • Bring your large bag of strips to the next Business Meeting
  • Give your strips to the Fabric Exchange Coordinator
  • Try to arrive no later than 6:30 PM
  • If you can’t attend the meeting, send your strips with another Guild member
  • Fabric Exchange Coordinator will do the exchange and put small bundles from the other participants in your bag
  • Participants will pick up their large ziplock bags at the end of the meeting
  • Be sure to designate another Guild member to pick up your large bag of strips if you were unable to attend the meeting