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Sunday Stash April 21, 2019

No change in the numbers this week. I’m still adding embellishments to Waiting For Spring. I wasn’t happy with the look of machine couching the yarn. I worked better to stitch it by hand. Now I’m adding the beads. The … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash April 14, 2019

No change in the numbers this week. I’ve been fussing around finding a back for the QAL top. I can’t tell you how many pieces of fabric I pulled out that were a couple inches too small. Frustrating! I keep … Continue reading

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That QAL Top

I didn’t quite follow the pattern, but I sewed the QAL top together. I made the sashing a bit wider and added a second border. It needed the black border to offset all those prints. The inner pink border came … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash April 7, 2019

No fabric out this week. I finished the QAL blocks and plan to sew the top together today. Forward progress is a good thing. Last Sunday my LQS had a quilter’s garage sale. People rented tables and sold things they … Continue reading

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The April 2019 Short List

It’s time for another list and a new OMG. Once again, everything is closer to finished but not quite done. There isn’t much change in the list this month. The Short List includes something old (UFO), something new, a handwork … Continue reading

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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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