Monday, April 9, 2018

Fabric Storage

This weekend I didn't get much actual sewing done (besides the binding on a quilt, but I'll share that finish in another post).
But, what I did get done I am very excited about.
I finally put together my new IKEA Kallax shelf!  Wheels and all. 
It is so pretty and I spent the rest of the day re-sorting and pressing my fabric so it would look all nice on my new shelf.  I am semi-tempted to get some boards for my fabric, but we'll see how it works without for now. 




Don't mind the dirty carpet.  But look!  Wheels!!  :D

The next step is to get over to the hardware/lumber store and get a board for the ironing top.
I have not decided yet if I want to bracket the board on top so it will be a permanent fixture or to have slats on the bottom to make it snug, but removable. 
What do you all think?

7 comments:

  1. First of all, what a beautifully displayed stash. Congratulations on putting it together and getting so organized. If it's removable, it would make it easier to change out the ironing pad surface if/when that becomes needed, so that would be my vote.

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  2. great set of shelves, and all so neatly displayed, colour co-ordinated, a quilter's dream stash come true.

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  3. It looks just like a store!! A worthwhile project you will continue to love for years to come. Mine are from Home Depot but very much the same thing-LOVE!

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  4. My vote is removable! I've moved and rearranged my sewing set-up umpteen times in the past 3 years and I'm so glad that I made everything adjustable!

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  5. Great shelving, and your fabric looks so pretty on the shelves!

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  6. Your fabric cabinet looks great, all organized and neatly folded! It will make a very neat pressing table. Can't wait to see it done and I'm sure you can't wait to use it.

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  7. I'm jealous of all that pretty fabric stacked nice and neat on the shelves...I've forgotten what that looks like :) I would probably make it removable, just incase you need to store it for some reason. Yvonne makes a good point about changing our the cover too.

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