Monthly Archives: October 2021

Sunday Stash October 31, 2021

No fabric out this week. Yesterday my Guild had a huge fabric sale to raise money for charity activities. Way more fabric came home with me than planned. The small pieces were accidents. The Guild didn’t have access to its … Continue reading

Posted in Fabric, stashbusting | Tagged , | 5 Comments

October 2021 OMG Finish

Finishing Waugh Street Christmas was my OMG for October. I even put a label on it because the backing fabric was too busy to write on (the lazy girl’s label). I bought the charm pack a couple years ago at … Continue reading

Posted in holidays, OMG, The Short List | Tagged , , | 4 Comments

Sunday Stash October 24, 2021

No change in the numbers. I’m working on the feathered star blocks for the BOM quilt. You can see last week’s addition in the star point sections at the top right of the picture. In 20-something years of quilting I … Continue reading

Posted in bom, stashbusting, The Short List | Tagged , , | 3 Comments

Sunday Stash October 17, 2021

I took some much needed time off work this week and had a girls’ day out in Shipshewana, Indiana on Friday. My last visit to the Amish community was over ten years ago. It looked different enough that almost nothing … Continue reading

Posted in bom, OMG, stashbusting | Tagged , , | 2 Comments


Many years ago I took a shibori class through my Guild. I don’t remember who taught it, but I do remember she made a living through installation art and not teaching or writing books. The best part of the class … Continue reading

Posted in classes, dyeing, fabricpainting, shibori | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Sunday Stash October 10, 2021

No fabric in this week. I finished quilting Waugh Street Christmas and trimmed it. I searched my stash for a red or green binding fabric with no luck. It looks like the border fabric will win by default. I’m counting … Continue reading

Posted in holidays, stashbusting, The Short List | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

The October 2021 Short List

I finished two projects in September, the Winter Pines runner and Noel, and had one stitched piece framed. Other projects moved forward, making it a good month The Short List categories are UFO, garment, original design, hand work, finishing, classes … Continue reading

Posted in artquilts, bom, cross stitch, holidays, OMG, The Short List, ufos | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Sunday Stash October 3, 2021

No changes here last week, although progress continues on multiple projects. We have three months left in the year. How are you doing on your fabric usage goals? I expect to be back in positive numbers this month with the … Continue reading

Posted in freemotion, holidays, stashbusting, The Short List | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments