The dates have been set for the TMC Volunteer Association’s annual More Than Just A Yardage Sale. Mark your calendars for the weekend of May 24 – 25, 2013.
If you’re clearing out your attic or basement, downsizing your home, or reducing your stash, please consider donating to our annual More Than Just a Yardage Sale. We’re seeking donations of buttons, quilting fabric and notions, fabric, ethnic clothing and costumes, small equipment, craft supplies and more. Not sure what to donate? Here is a handy list of what we do, and don’t, accept:
We Do Accept:
â€¢ Fabric yardageâ€“both dressmaking and decorator
â€¢ Hand tools for all textile crafts
â€¢ Incomplete craft projects
â€¢ Ethnographic & vintage textiles, including vintage clothing, drapery & household linens
â€¢ Designer, children’s and vintage patterns
â€¢ Selected textile magazines such as Threads, Piecework and Selvedge, any beading or high-end knitting magazines and some embroidery or quilting publications
We Don’t Accept:
â€¢ Fabric scraps less than a Â¼ yard
â€¢ Soiled or musty items
â€¢ Incomplete or non-designer sewing patterns (such as Butterick, Burda, Simplicity, New Look or Basic Vogue)
â€¢ Used/dried craft paint or any craft tools “bigger than a bread boxâ€ such as quilting frames, looms, knitting machines, spinning wheels, console sewing machines, etc.
â€¢ We are rarely able to sell multi-disciplinary magazines such as Crafts Plus, Family Circle and Good Housekeeping.
Please see the More Than Just A Yardage Sale page for more details about donations and information about the upcoming sale.