Category Archives: embroidery

June Short List

I outdid myself and finished three projects on the May Short List. I figured out I can either get a lot of quilting done or make good progress on household projects, but never both. The quilts won out in May. … Continue reading

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The First Of Three

I have three projects I want to finish in the next few weeks, and this is the first one done. I finished the embroidery on the first pillowcase. I planned to switch the colors on the second one – blue … Continue reading

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May Short List

No finishes off the April Short List last month. I made progress on a few things, which should lead to May finishes. The Short List includes something old (UFO), something new, a handwork project and Art Supply Creative Play. I … Continue reading

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Stash Report And Self Control

Nothing finished this week. I added a half yard of batik for the embroidered bears quilt. I didn’t find this fabric until my second pass through the shop. I auditioned other fabrics and found that they were a bit muted, … Continue reading

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Those Bells Again

Another slow creative week here. I need off this train. I did a little better at the end of the week and finished the second bell. I already decided to switch the colors on the second pillowcase. The bow will … Continue reading

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Back To Basics

After a break from the sewing room, I’m back to forcing myself in there most days. I can’t believe how easy it is to fall out of the habit. It reminds me of resolutions to eat healthier or exercise every … Continue reading

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Stash Report And Little Stitches

No fabric in or out this week. I did some reorganization yesterday and put all my homeless fabric into a dresser. I’m happy to say I didn’t fill it, but all that fabric was overwhelming. I now have two dressers … Continue reading

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