Ottawa Street

In the city near where I live there is a street that is just full of fabric stores. There are stores with quilting fabric, drapery and upolstery fabric, bridal fabric and fabric to make dance costumes. I am sure if there is any other kind of fabric you could find it on Ottawa Street as well. I was there recently to buy fabric to recover the cushions of a glider rocking chair that had been given to my daughter-in-law. There were a couple of new signs put up since the last time I was there — they are very appropiate for a street that has so many fabric stores.

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Notice the buttons at the bottom of the community bulletin board.

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The bright colored rings near the base of this sign caught my eye and then — I looked up — I am impressed with the creativity in this sign. The next 2 pictures are close-ups to show you more detail.

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By the way, I found some great fabric for the cushions in exactly the right color for only $2.00 a yard. I bought 5 yards which is more than enough — just in case I make any mistakes — and I got it all for a bargain price.

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  1. A street devoted to fabric stores! I would think I’d died and gone to heaven. My best “fabric store experience” to date is a trip to Brighton Fabrics in San Francisco — four stories high and jam-packed with fabric.