This week I took on the task of making 96 seat sacks for Piko's school. What the heck is a seat sack you ask? Well, Piko's kindgerarten teacher, and the teachers of the two other classes will be using them in lieu of the traditional cubby. I guess this is to keep the kids in their seats and give them more storage. Huh. Ok.
Well, originally the PTA had someone who was going to take care of sewing these. But as you can imagine it fell through when she found out how many she was going to have to make.
Being the glutton for punishment that I am I of course volunteered my time and my fabric stash. 5 days later...
96 FREAKING SEAT SACKS BABY!!!
This is what it looks like on one of the classroom chairs. Yes I actually brought one of the chairs home with me.
And, the action shot
Did this project deplete my fabric stash?
Eeeeh, not so much.
It should be noted that I saved the school/PTA bout $1000.00. I've looked online and these go for about $250.00 per set of 20. YOWZA!! So maybe the deGallo family did not fully fund the school through