...that it's good to have interaction with other crafty people: they often have great suggestions. Take, for example, a recent request by a customer for fabric in a chartreuse/red/white color way.
She specifically asked for a couple patterns in those colors. So, I created this:
based on her suggestions. But then I also made this:
because I felt that the pattern really lent itself to this color combination.
Now I have three new fabrics to offer both to her as samples and to you as quarter yard pieces.
Which I guess brings me to reason #1,565,233 why it's good to have interaction with other crafty folks: someone to share with.