Category Archives: charityquilts

June 2019 Short List

It’s that time again. I find time passing way too fast and wish life would slow down a bit. That could happen, but not this month. I finished one project in May and made good progress on another. I have … Continue reading

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May 2019 Short List

Where do the months go? Here we are putting together a new list for the new month. I always like months with holiday weekends because I have more time to sew. I finished one project in April and made a … Continue reading

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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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