Category Archives: charityquilts

Sunday Stash March 24, 2019

Progress made on a couple projects this week. The creative play piece, renamed Waiting For Spring, is basted. I also finished block 8 of the QAL and started cutting pieces for the last block. Here are all the blocks together. … Continue reading

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March 2019 Short List

Hard to believe it’s time for another Short List. Every month seems to go faster than the last. I worked on three of the February projects, but didn’t finish anything. That’s OK because I didn’t expect to finish anything. Moving … Continue reading

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January 2019 OMG Finish

The 9 patch leader and ender blocks are now a finished top. Sewing the top together was my OMG for the month. I’m not a fan of big borders, but I didn’t have any more of the floral fabrics. The … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash January 13, 2019

My stats remain all zeros. I got the first border on the 9 patch top this week and accomplished nothing else in the sewing room. I’ve felt more drawn to hand work lately. I find I don’t enjoy working in … Continue reading

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January 2019 Short List

Happy New Year! I love the way a new year feels like a blank slate of opportunity. With the new year comes changes to the Short List. I decided to drop the scrap category for now. It may reappear later, … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash December 16, 2018

We’re closing in on the end of the year. Holiday preparations have cut into sewing time for many of us. No changes in any of my numbers this week. I laid out the nine patch quilt taking a page from … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash December 9, 2018

No fabric in or money spent this week. I finished the chicken quilt for 5 yards out. I quilted it with variegated thread in the colors of the background fabric. The chicken blocks were quilted with off white. I’m glad … Continue reading

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