Category Archives: embroidery

October 2017 Short List

Every time a new month rolls around I’m surprised. I’m never sure where the last month went. This should be a much quieter month. I have big sewing plans. Here goes another Short List. The Short List includes something old … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash October 1, 2017

No fabric in or out this week. We were on vacation and I didn’t take my sewing machine. I took the embroidered pillowcase and now the second one is finished. I decided to crochet the edgings on these and pulled … Continue reading

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Project Shift

I’m back working on the pillowcase this week because I need something portable. I made a lot of progress the past few days. I should be ready to crochet the edging sometime next month. I’m anxious to finish these so … Continue reading

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Sticking With What’s Out There

September is one of those really busy months. I happens that way most years. Once this month is over, things quiet down for the rest of the year except for a few spots here and there. I find myself thinking … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash Sept. 3, 2017

No fabric in this week. I used a small amount for the coupon caddy. I’m also counting out the cat top because I decided not to quilt it myself. I’ll count the back out once I get it together. I … Continue reading

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September Short List

I can’t get my mind around it being September already. We had such cool weather it didn’t feel like summer, and now it’s over. That means it’s time for another Short List. The Short List includes something old (UFO), something … Continue reading

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Learning QAL August Results

My August goal was to make a small collage piece. Mission accomplished! I meant to take a picture before I turned it into a coupon caddy, but I forgot. Small scraps of mostly vintage fabric were fused to felt, machine … Continue reading

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