Monthly Archives: October 2016

Stash Report And A Roadtrip

I spent a day out with a friend yesterday just because we could. We had beautiful weather for this time of year, close to 70 degrees. I’m not complaining, but the extended warmth will make the cold that much harder … Continue reading

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Wonky Nines

I finally got into the sewing room and made some liberated nine patch blocks for the second Stitching To Dye piece. I used more of a stash and slash method than the true Gwen Marston method. Don’t know that I … Continue reading

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October Scrap Progress And November Goals

I winced when I typed “November” because that means the holidays are coming fast. We’ve barely finished with summer here, which is unusual for this part of the country. The timing feels off. Regardless, another month is almost upon us. … Continue reading

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Stash Report And Picking Stitches

No fabric bought or used this week. I bound the Rose Hughes class pieces, but didn’t count it as done because the embroidery isn’t complete. I need to think up a better name for this quilt. I went through my … Continue reading

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Book Experiment Round Five

Before I start talking about the books, I want to apologize if I offend anyone with this post. I read to relax, and have old-fashioned ideas about what is entertaining and what isn’t. My intent isn’t to judge what you … Continue reading

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A Different Way Of Doing

A nagging little injury took me away from exercise and yoga this week and forced me to sit down and rest instead. It freed up a big chunk of time that I needed to fill with something positive to keep … Continue reading

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Stash Report And Getting It Done

I just couldn’t take it anymore. Yesterday I finished the Market Bag because I didn’t want to have to think about it another day. I like the finished product, but I will never make this bag again. I made it … Continue reading

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