Category Archives: applique

The July 2021 Short List

Another month gone and two more projects finished. Time passes so quickly, or so it seems. Any month with finishes is a good month. The Short List categories are UFO, garment, original design, hand work, finishing, classes and other. I’ve … Continue reading

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October OMG Finish

I finished Birds last night. The quilt is an adaption of the pattern Blue Sky Birds from the book Tile Quilt Revival by Carol Gilham Jones. All the applique is by hand. I started this quilt back in 2017. I … Continue reading

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October 2020 Short List

It’s that time again! September was a fast month. So fast, I finished nothing. I did move projects forward though. The Short List categories are UFO, garment, original design, stitchery, framing, charity and other. I’ve used some form of this … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash September 27, 2020

No fabric in or out this week. I finished the Birds top. Everything is hand appliqued. I decided not to add a lot of embroidery as the top is busy enough as is. I will add eyes to the birds … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash September 20, 2020

No fabric in or out this week. I finished most the applique on Birds. There are a few more leaves to add once the borders are on. After seeing how much time it takes to pre-wash fabrics, I remember why … Continue reading

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September 2020 Short List

Fall is in the air here. The nights are cooler and the days shorter. The changing season shifts my attention away from outside activities, to home and holidays. The cooler it gets, the more I want to sew and stitch. … Continue reading

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August 2020 Short List

I don’t know about everyone else, but I’ve had to work to find inspiration and motivation this year. Looking online is not the same as seeing quilts and other projects in person. I don’t see that changing this year, at … Continue reading

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July 2020 Short List

It’s time for another list. I’m not sure where my time went in June. It must have gone towards finishing the penguins. The Short List categories are UFO, garment, original design, stitchery, charity and other. I’ve used some form of … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash June 28, 2020

No change in the numbers, but there will be fabric out next week. I’ve been all over the place, working on four different projects this week: the Brazilian embroidery, hand applique, a shirt and the framing project. I finished the … Continue reading

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When Projects Speak

Sometimes, when I’m really excited about a project, I let it sit. I go in the sewing room and look at it. I walk away. I go take another look. I walk away again. I’m not procrastinating. I just need … Continue reading

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