Monthly Archives: September 2021

September OMG Finish

The Winter Pines runner was my OMG for September. I needed some free motion quilting practice before tackling a larger quilt. This was a perfect practice piece. It was fun to quilt and I love how it looks. I can’t … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash September 26, 2021

No changes here last week. The sewing machine ran for less than 30 minutes. With no sewing going on, I have to rely on something stitchy to add interest. I picked up the penguins from the framer yesterday. I usually … Continue reading

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A Stitch Finish

The stitching is complete on Noel. I know how I want to finish it, once I find the time. I plan to get that done sometime in October. I’ve been on the fence about which stitch project to start next. … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash September 19, 2021

No change in the numbers this week. I’m a little over half way through the quilting on Waugh Street Christmas. I’d love to finish it this month, but there’s a lot going on this week. Some long days at work … Continue reading

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Next Round of BOM Fabrics

Before I started quilting Waugh Street Christmas, I pulled fabric for the next BOM blocks. These are bigger blocks – 18 inches. The pattern came out in January (2016), but I didn’t sew them first for reasons I can’t remember. … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash September 12, 2021

I finished the runner that served as a practice piece for the Waugh Street Christmas quilting design. I enjoyed quilting this one and loved the design. It did exactly what I wanted it to do. Panels are such a great … Continue reading

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How To Accumulate Ideas

I’ve been looking through old quilting magazines to give myself a break from screen time. In the Sept/Oct 2017 issue of Quiltmaker, I saw this Bonnie Hunter pattern. Interesting, but I wouldn’t want a bed quilt of pumpkins. Maybe a … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash September 5, 2021

No change in the numbers. Maybe next week. I finished the November blocks for Stars In The Night. I have five of the twelve months done now. I pressed the seams open to help the blocks lay flat. There are … Continue reading

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The September 2021 Short List

I finished two items in August, the circle challenge and the November BOM blocks. I just realized the BOM wasn’t on last month’s list. Sneaky how it cut to the front of the line. The Short List categories are UFO, … Continue reading

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