Monthly Archives: October 2017

Sunday Stash October 29, 2017

No fabric in or out this week. The cat quilt is about half quilted. I also finished the edging on the first pillowcase and started the second. As much as I’d like to have a bust, I’m very happy to … Continue reading

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Round Two, Surface Design Round Robin

I passed the party fabric at Art Quilt Group last night and picked up the next fabric piece. I can add any kind of surface design.  I apologize for the picture.  The background fabric is more of a pale sage … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash October 22, 2017

I spent a lot of time working on things yesterday without much to show for it. I basted the cat quilt and chose the quilting pattern and thread. That quilt was meant to go out for quilting, but it got … Continue reading

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The Payoff

Eventually,all the planets align and all is good in the sewing room. After a bit of online research, I figured out what to do next on the pillowcase. There was a lot less trial and error this round. I stitched … Continue reading

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You Do That How?

I started crocheting the edging on one of the pillowcases. It took over an hour to crochet the first six inches. I had some false starts. My first attempt used a pattern and I crocheted in every hole. It looked … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash October 15, 2017

No fabric added this week. I finally figured out that using fabric isn’t the problem, it’s buying fabric faster than I can use it. I need to buy less. I also find myself focusing on projects that use lots of … Continue reading

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A Diversion

Work continues on the surface design round robin, but no more photos until it’s done. That fabric just doesn’t photograph well for me. It always looks dull and the color is way off. Maybe I need a sunny day or … Continue reading

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