Category Archives: cross stitch

August 2022 OMG and Short List

Another month down, another project finished. I met my goal last month of sewing a shirt. I’ve done well this year finishing my OMGs, which has kept my projects moving. There are quite a few changes in the list this … Continue reading

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July 2022 OMG and Short List

The new month came quickly, leaving me scrambling to figure out the next projects. So many choices, limited time. I met my goal last month of finishing the Pumpkin Patch top, and then finished the quilt shortly after. The next … Continue reading

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June 2022 OMG and Short List

The months go by so fast, summer especially. It’s a bit harder to fit in creative time around all the outdoor activities. I finished my goal last month of quilting Open Dialogue, and then finished the quilt a few days … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash May 15, 2022

No change in the numbers. Not much sewing happened this week. When life gets hectic and stressful, stitching becomes the fallback position. I made fair progress on My Sewing Treasures. Sorry – it’s in the frame crooked! This section has … Continue reading

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May 2022 Short List and OMG

I’m sitting here watching the rain pour down wishing for a warm sunny spring instead of whatever this is. On the plus side, the weather encourages me to stay inside and sew. I finished my April OMG, the Margo Handbag. … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash April 17, 2022

No fabric in or out. I haven’t made enough progress on the bag to post another picture. The only other active project is My Sewing Treasures. I think I’ve stitched a few more spools since I showed it last. Somehow … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash April 10, 2022

No fabric in this week. I fully finished Christmas Eve for a little fabric out. I couldn’t get the color right in the picture. The outer border is a light sage green. I also cut out the Margo Handbag this … Continue reading

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April 2022 Short List And OMG

I finished my March OMG, catching up on the band sampler. I also finished Roads. Finishes are good because they make room for new projects. The band sampler is on a break. My Guild isn’t demonstrating the stitches for the … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash March 27, 2022

No change in the numbers. I spent most the week finishing the SAL rows. After that I worked on framing the Christmas Eve piece. Cutting down a piece that took me months to finish was one of the most unnerving … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash March 20, 2022

No change in the numbers this week. While Open Dialogue hangs in time out, I moved on to the next project. A piece I stitched last year needs finished into something that can hang or be displayed. It’s an odd … Continue reading

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