Monthly Archives: March 2019

Sunday Stash March 31, 2019

Finally, something to report. First I want to thank everyone that links up and everyone that stops by to check out the links. I’m way behind on responding to comments but do appreciate them. This month just got away from … Continue reading

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Too Many Choices

A new quilt project will begin in April, and I’ve been searching the stash for the perfect fabric. There are so many choices, I don’t know what to pick. I considered and eliminated the Fig Tree polished cottons because I … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash March 24, 2019

Progress made on a couple projects this week. The creative play piece, renamed Waiting For Spring, is basted. I also finished block 8 of the QAL and started cutting pieces for the last block. Here are all the blocks together. … Continue reading

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Playing My Way To A Top

I’ve worked on the Creative Play piece in fits and starts. I’d stop because I didn’t know what to do next, and an idea would come to me. This style of quilt and the process of putting it together were … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash March 17, 2019

I came close to a change in the numbers. I had fabric in my hand but gave it to my friend. It was nice fabric at a great price and went with nothing in my stash. She’ll be able to … Continue reading

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There’s one in every group. For me, it was QAL block #7. I had it sewn into rows, and for the first time this project I did not like my fabric choices. I unsewed the pieces and replaced the corner … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash March 10, 2019

The dry spell continues. I finished two more QAL blocks. I could have finished block 7 last night, but decided I didn’t like it. Today I’ll tear out the corner HSTs and replace them with plain squares. I already switched … Continue reading

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The Clean Corner

A few weeks ago I posted a picture of the “guild corner”. Talk about a hot mess of stuff I’m storing for my quilt guild. I pulled everything out and sorted through it. I removed a stack of stuff I’m … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash March 3, 2019

This year sets the record for no fabric in or out. I picked up a few quilting books at the library sale this weekend. The book that features camouflage fabric has some cute bag patterns, though I doubt I’ll use … Continue reading

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March 2019 Short List

Hard to believe it’s time for another Short List. Every month seems to go faster than the last. I worked on three of the February projects, but didn’t finish anything. That’s OK because I didn’t expect to finish anything. Moving … Continue reading

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