Monthly Archives: February 2021

Sunday Stash February 28, 2021

No fabric out this week. I bought one yard of fabric at the quilt shop sale. I took a day off this week to take care of personal appointments and thought I’d reward myself with something fun. No plans for … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash February 21, 2021

Still working on the crazy quilt course. Still not using fabric. I have one more motif to stitch to finish task #8. It uses padded satin stitch, which is new to me, and bullion stitch, which is not my friend. … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash February 14, 2021

Happy Valentine’s Day! It’s the perfect time to let people know that they brighten and enrich your life. We have to take our happy where we can find it these days. I took a small break from the crazy quilt … Continue reading

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Crazy Quilt Course Task #7

Another task done. This one stitched up quicker because I didn’t have to search for my supplies, there was less stitching and I was familiar with the stitches. The purple curve is done with a boatload of very tiny chain … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash February 7, 2021

Once again my progress was limited to the Basic Crazy Quilting Course. I finished task #6, embroidering over seams with pearl cotton. The threads are vintage, picked up at an auction many years ago. I bought a bin of threads, … Continue reading

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February 2021 Short List

January turned into one of those months when a whole lot of nothing got done. Best to put it behind me and move on. Last month I talked about limiting active sewing projects to two, avoiding overwhelm. That didn’t happen … Continue reading

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