Sunday Stash April 15, 2018

No fabric in or out this week. There were opportunities to buy, but nothing caught my fancy.

I did buy a Craftsy embroidery class during their $14 sale yesterday. That doubled my spending for the year.

I had one finish, the box with the tiny stitchery on it.
bird boxI don’t usually do crafty things, but I’m pleased with how this looks. I basted the bird around something similar to Timtex and glued it to the lid. The metallic edging is a trim I had left over from my crafting days. I carefully glued the trim, tucking it under the stitching as I went.

A member of the guild hand painted the boxes and stamped patterns on them. The box is under three inches square.

Fabric In: 2.5 yards

Fabric Out: 1.875 yards

Net Fabric Added: 0.625 yard

Quilt & embroidery spending: $30

How did you do this week?

1 Melissa G
2 Kate
3 Julie in GA
4 maggie f
5 Chrisknits
6 Meloney
7 Quilting Gail
8 MartiDIY
9 Aileen K
10 Mary-Kay
11 Some of this and that

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7 Responses to Sunday Stash April 15, 2018

  1. Kate says:

    Oooh, very pretty! Congrats on the finish.

  2. Julie in GA says:

    Such a lovely, tiny little box! It looks great!

  3. chrisknits says:

    Adorable! I have some oval boxes I need to paint and do some stitching for. What a great way to display your stitching.

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  6. murphykay says:

    Very cute! And congrats on not buying any fabric. It’s really hard to resist.

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