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Welcome to day seven of our Holiday Giveaway! Win a $100 Gift Card from Mood Fabrics! Comment on this blog article by 9AM (EST) Wednesday, December 8th to be entered to win!

With fashion changing faster than the seasons, Mood Designer Fabrics has continued to stay one step ahead of its competitors. While being actively involved in the latest in cultural Crazes, including reality television programs like Project Runway and The Apprentice, as well as staying grounded in the traditions of honest customer service, Mood has transformed itself into a prosperous, well-established and growing business.


You will receive a $100 Gift Card that you can use to shop for anything you like, anytime you want, online at MoodFabrics.com. You can also use the Gift Card in our store during regular business hours.

Comment to Win: How much do you spend on sewing projects per year?

Congratulations to aega who won the Gingher Dressmaker’s Shears!

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This giveaway is sponsored by Mood Fabrics

764 Comments

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    Dec 7, 2011, 05.47 PMby svoebel

    It’s shameful. I love beautiful textiles, the hand, the drape, the color and the quality. In past years I’ve averaged 2-3K,+ depending on the projects pending. With the economy, I’ve had to re-think my purchases more clearly. — whether it is a want or a need. I’ve not purchased from mood, but would love the opportunity. Sherri Voebel, Naperville, IL.

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    Dec 16, 2010, 10.27 PMby goga

    Several hundred

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    Dec 16, 2010, 04.09 AMby Barbara Audet

    One can only adore the entire thought of winning something from Mood!!!

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    Dec 15, 2010, 05.25 PMby gzevga

    This is my first year and i have to buy many things…..I believe more than 1.000$

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    Dec 15, 2010, 03.02 PMby cinzia1bo

    my first giveaway !

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    Dec 14, 2010, 02.18 AMby tsb

    Mood is my hands-down favorite place to shop for fabrics — such a wonderful selection and helpful staff!

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    Dec 10, 2010, 12.54 PMby François Hofstede

    I spend about $ 900 on privat sewing projects and about $ 6000 an bussiness sewing projects.

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    Dec 9, 2010, 01.11 PMby mlssfshn

    ALOT Between 3000-5000 a year I just love to create and sew!

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    Dec 9, 2010, 05.19 AMby supersarahsortasews

    I spent about $400. . .that’s the most I’ll admit to at least

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    Dec 9, 2010, 05.01 AMby ivoryorange

    I think I spend around $250 a year right now. It’s limited mostly by how much time I have to sew, since my stash is pretty full (so I’m not that tempted to add to it).

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    Dec 9, 2010, 04.41 AMby Hilary Chadwick

    This is my first year of sewing, and I have probably close to $1000. It’s expensive out here in Hawaii!

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    Dec 9, 2010, 04.41 AMby Hilary Chadwick

    This is my first year of sewing, and I have probably close to $1000. It’s expensive out here in Hawaii!

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    Dec 9, 2010, 01.22 AMby aislinn77

    I hate to admit that this year I spent more than I should have…I even bought two yards of pure cashmere—which I haven’t made up into a coat yet for my husband. I also do alot of textile arts, so I purchase small pieces of everything…and Mood Fabrics is one site I look at and would love to order from…thanks…

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    Dec 8, 2010, 10.07 PMby darlink

    I love to create clothes am hardly able to keep up with the ideas in my head. I would say I probably spend $1000.00 on fabrics and supplies a year, this year I have tried my best to use up what I have already as I am constantly buying ahead of time. I LOVE fabric stores! I will need to replenish my stock:)

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    Dec 8, 2010, 05.27 PMby sewlikeabee6

    I spent 500 in just a few months, try to find lots of stuff on sale fabric,notions and other stuff to make stuff for my family, and friends looks like some people it will after Chrismas.

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    Dec 8, 2010, 04.51 PMby barbaralenore

    Too too much! One has to love making things, because off-the-rack is much less expensive, although boring. I pick up fabric on sale as much as possible.

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    Dec 8, 2010, 03.40 PMby hstorm799

    I really couldn’t tell you! I have been sewing for about a year and a half now and I’m sure I’ve spent a couple thousand, easy. New machine, serger, dress form, fabrics, notions, patterns, vintage patterns, and fabric, lovely fabric. I do have to admit that I have more of a stash than I could use in the next couple of years. That is my big weakness, I think. There is so much possibility there that sometimes I have a hard time deciding what to use for a project.

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    Dec 8, 2010, 03.25 PMby jccox

    Not enough. I have not sewed in a long time, but am getting back into it. It is quickly becoming an addition. One day, I may actually finish all of the projects I have stacked in my cabinet.

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    Dec 8, 2010, 03.25 PMby JCL

    I am trying to use fabrics from my stash, as I have tons of fabric! I do purchase fabric to finish some projects though.

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    Dec 8, 2010, 03.12 PMby Laura Bolčina

    This year I spent $90 for patterns (burda style magazine), $90 for a patternmaking book, and around $150 for fabric and notions. If I didn’t have so much fabric that I got from a few acquaintances of mine, I would definitely spend much more…

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    Dec 8, 2010, 03.06 PMby olysaccount

    free fabic from Mood! how fund!!

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    Dec 8, 2010, 02.48 PMby eckleinman

    My husband would answer your question by saying “too much” then turn around and ask for a new tie or his suit pants hemmed:)

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    Dec 8, 2010, 02.44 PMby susysews

    Opps! Posted before I answered the question. I spend probably in the ballpark of $200-250 per year. This year a little more than last. :)

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    Dec 8, 2010, 02.41 PMby susysews

    How fun! Who doesn’t love fabric? What an excellent giveaway! Happy Holidays all!

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    Dec 8, 2010, 02.28 PMby p1ppy1

    More than I should. There are so many lovely fabrics.

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    Dec 8, 2010, 02.25 PMby nefelh217

    well i started sewing on February,so the relationship with sewing is not as long as a year but i think since February i’ve spent about 200 euros…and that is a small amount considering how many clothes and accessories i’ve made…but i can find textiles in very good prices…like 1euro per meter…

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    Dec 8, 2010, 02.14 PMby ferg38

    I started a small business this year to see my handmade purses, so I have spent over $1000 on fabric, notions and interfacing. Unfortunatley everything I have made has been sold or is “on sale” none of the projects have been for me. So that is my Christmas gift to myself…make some jackets and a new purse for myself.

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    Dec 8, 2010, 02.10 PMby wingirl1

    I spend at LEAST $100 per year on crafts, and that is a minimum. But it is so much cheaper than most hobbies!! So I LOVE it

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    Dec 8, 2010, 02.01 PMby ltevis

    this is my first year buying in quantities because I just started up my own women’s mixed marital arts clothing line called “Drop Dead Knockout” by LaV and that’s me! I have traveled from store to store trying to learn what’s what and what the fabrics feel and look like. And I must say I have learned a lot since I started back in June. I can say I have roughly spent probably a couple thousand dollars or more since I started. And I can say I learned of “Mood” from the Project Runway Show and I almost fell out of my chair when I seen all the many kinds of fabric. Hopefully, one day I can make my way to New York to do some serious shopping at MOOD for my clothing line!!

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    Dec 8, 2010, 01.55 PMby Kate Greenough-Kalinovik

    For 2010, I have spent close to 300.00, but in 2006-2009 my expenditure was Much higher. I have had to cut back on my purchases and trying to make it work with what I already have….but nothing feels better then More New Fabric! weeee!

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