Monthly Archives: January 2017

Stash Report And Little Else

No fabric in this week. It’s hard to even imagine having time to shop, let alone shop for something I really don’t need. I’ll get back there someday, but not soon. I used a half-yard for the hot pad test … Continue reading

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Another Small Finish

One of my January Short List goals was to try out a rug pattern by making a small hot pad. I decided to use a pattern I found in a 1970s woman’s magazine that used fabric strips crocheted around clothesline. … Continue reading

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Stash Report And A Secret

No fabric in this week. I had guild yesterday, but didn’t go to my favorite thrift and didn’t buy anything in the vendor booth. I think the vendor had some good stuff, but my heart wasn’t into buying anything more. … Continue reading

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Laying Bricks

I missed posting on Wednesday due to technical difficulties. It seems computer screens only work if you have a functioning video card. On the quilting front, I finished sewing and re-sewing the brick blocks, trimmed them up and laid them … Continue reading

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Stash Report And One UFO Done

No fabric added this week. I finished the January UFO for the Get It Done Challenge for a very small bust. This is a tiny quilt. I also used so yarn on it and got that out of my stash. … Continue reading

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January UFO Progress

Here’s what I’ve done so far on the January UFO. I started with this. I removed the pink stems in the corner. I trimmed the backing and batting, and zig-zagged around the edges. I also hit the edges with paint … Continue reading

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Stash Report And Play Things

Nothing used this week, although I made progress on both the Safehouse Bricks quilt and the January UFO. I went to the sale at my LQS last Sunday. I started out far away from the fabric and picked up some … Continue reading

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