Monthly Archives: November 2018

Done With Autumn

I finished the autumn embroidery yesterday. I love it. I would definitely do another Crabapple Hill pattern with the crayon background, which is good since I have several. I plan to frame this one and hang it on the wall. … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash November 25, 2018

No fabric in or money spent this week. I had a small amount out that was gifted. The chicken quilt is quilted and the binding sewn, but not trimmed or pressed. I’m down to the french knots on the embroidery … Continue reading

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Happy Thanksgiving to all that celebrate it. We’re having a quiet holiday and a nice meal. I’m thankful for time with the people I love doing things that I enjoy. It’s always good to take a step back and live … Continue reading

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Stash Report November 18, 2018

No fabric out this week. On the way back from guild yesterday, we stopped at a quilt shop that is going out of business. There was very little left. I added a yard of batik and lots of embroidery thread.  … Continue reading

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Embracing It

I’ve given up on getting into the sewing room during the week. There is so much going on I can’t make it happen. Instead I’ve decided to embrace hand work because it’s so much easier to fit in here and … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash November 11, 2018

No change in the numbers this week, but projects are moving forward. I took the advice in the comments and worked out a layout for the nine patches using all the blocks except two. I will set them in this … Continue reading

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November 2018 Short List

Another month gone. I finished one project in October, the shirt. I think I’ll do better this month with the long Thanksgiving weekend. It’s about time for some new projects on the list. The Short List includes something old (UFO), … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash November 4, 2018

No change to the numbers this week. I’m making an effort to get back to a more regular posting schedule and get back in the sewing room. This week I finished sewing all the 9 patch leader and ender blocks … Continue reading

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