Monthly Archives: September 2012

Stash and UFO Combo Report

It’s hard to decide where to start. No fabric in or out this week, but not for trying.  I did go to the quilt shop to look for backing, but didn’t see anything on the sale rack I liked.  I … Continue reading

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Heading For The Borders

I finished sewing the top together last night and started cutting the borders this morning.   This is the point where I’m ready to be done with it and move on.  That seems to be the theme lately, with much … Continue reading

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Stash Report 09/23/12

Nothing in and nothing out this week.  I went out in the pouring rain to buy fabric for a flannel nightshirt but decided to wait.  Last year I asked for a flannel nightgown for Christmas, and the guys went to … Continue reading

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Be Careful What You Wish For

It’s definitely been one of THOSE weeks.  Husband goes out of town.  Child gets sick.  We both lose sleep.  Work goes like it always does when you try to get 11 hours of stuff done in 9 hours.  Child gets … Continue reading

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Stash Report 9/16/12

I went to a sale at a local quilt shop yesterday and added 2 1/8 yards.  It seems like the less I sew the more I stack up ideas and fabric for when I do start sewing again.  Nothing lasts … Continue reading

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An Easy Smile

Sometimes you have to find joy in the small victories.

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What I Did This Weekend

  It was another stop on the endless road of getting rid of mom’s stuff so I can sell her house.  I did a craft show/flea market with a friend (that’s her in the background).  It made for a long … Continue reading

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Gluten Free One Time Buys

I’ve had a good run with trying and liking new products.  I think the manufacturers have a clue now, but here and there they still miss. Before I start in on why I won’t buy these two products again, I … Continue reading

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One Corner To Go

I love three-day weekends with no travel plans because I have time to sew.  The quilt is still in four sections with only one small corner of piecing left.    The kit calls for one plain border with each side … Continue reading

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September UFO

Boy was I surprised when I read Judy’s blog last night and saw the September UFO number.  September?  Really? I didn’t touch the August UFO, but I did finish the June UFO last month.  A finish is a finish, no … Continue reading

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