Category Archives: cross stitch

December 2019 Short List

I finished one project on the list last month. I debated adding a fifth category, Mindless Piecing, but decided against it. I can only focus on a couple projects at a time and make decent progress. Adding a fifth category … Continue reading

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Penguins Re-framed

I’ve neglected the penguin project the last few months, mostly because the design exceeded the size of the frame and I needed to move it to a different frame. That meant removing another project from its frame. That project should … Continue reading

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November 2019 Short List

The list gets a complete overhaul this month. I finished the Holly Runner and the pillowcases in October. I also started and finished Pineapple Punch, although it wasn’t on the list. I did enough work on the bear blocks to … Continue reading

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October 2019 Short List

September was a fast month with vacation and busy weekends. Less sewing got done than planned, but I finished the 9 patch fade quilt. I plan to make a better showing this month. The Short List includes something old (UFO), … Continue reading

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Penguin Progress

I’m traveling again this week, which means hand work only. I could have brought my sewing machine, but that is often more bother than it’s worth. The hand work project needed attention anyway. I added to the penguin on the … Continue reading

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The September 2019 Short List

Fall is in the air here in Northwest Ohio. The days are shorter and the nights are cooler. Soon we’ll spend a lot more time inside rather than outside. A lot more sewing happens here in the fall and winter. … Continue reading

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August 2019 Short List

This is the latest I’ve ever posted The Short List. I’m so late, in fact, the One Monthly Goal link up has closed. A work trip last week really put me off my game. I’ve struggled to get back in … Continue reading

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