Category Archives: charityquilts

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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Sunday Stash November 11, 2018

No change in the numbers this week, but projects are moving forward. I took the advice in the comments and worked out a layout for the nine patches using all the blocks except two. I will set them in this … Continue reading

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November 2018 Short List

Another month gone. I finished one project in October, the shirt. I think I’ll do better this month with the long Thanksgiving weekend. It’s about time for some new projects on the list. The Short List includes something old (UFO), … Continue reading

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I Need A Challenge

Every quarter I pick a new challenge project, usually something I’ve wanted to make for a while or a technique I want to try. It’s a challenge I do with my sister in an effort to decrease our hoards of … Continue reading

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