PE - Weird shopping coup
Mira (Tanya Guptill)
tguptill at teleport.com
Fri Aug 25 17:32:46 PDT 2000
Brownish--kind of butt-ugly, but I sat down and designed the my next tent today
(the Turkish one) and it will work fine for the roof panels. It also takes paint
like a dream, so it could be facing out, or I could have the canvas/woven side
out, and line the interior with something Turkish and lightweight...
Cherie Nolan wrote:
> What color is the stripes?
> "Mira (Tanya Guptill)" wrote:
> > Noble friends,
> > Please indulge me while I do a thirty second happy dance. I got the
> > weirdest thing via UPS today, and it is my latest shopping coup.
> > I bought 165 yards of 56" wide taupe-colored woven canvas ironing
> > board fabric--for $50 plus shipping. I noticed it on Ebay, it didn't
> > sell, and I bought it privately from the owner after having her send
> > me out a swatch. It is coated to be heat-resistant, and completely
> > waterPROOF. The seams I tested after I sewed it had no leakage, too.
> > It does have kind of an ugly set of stripes in a few inches from the
> > edge, but I can either incorporate them or cut them out. For that
> > price, I figured I'd deal with it later. It is heavy enough I would
> > probably only use it as a roof (that and the fact it would severely
> > inhibit airflow), but I am also toying making it into a day shade,
> > because you could actually have a firepit under the shade (especially
> > if the poles are nice and tall) and not worry about stray sparks
> > leaving holes in the fabric.
> > Thanks for letting me do my happy dance! ;)
> > Mira
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Leave behind to conquer time
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