A standby of the "old Haight", Mendel's is a family run arts & crafts store with an old collection of junk but also an amazing selection of Alexander Henry fabrics. I have to cringe though, when the cut yardage, they snip the ends and tear the fabric. I hate to see high quality quilting cottons handled like that.
I'm using the bottom brick red print for my Japanese style sampler (WIP) and the rest were impulse buys. I'm especially in love with the zig zags and pumpkins. I see a table runner possibly in these fabrics.
In quilting news, here's a glimpse of my progress on Aqua Strings: