Category Archives: Fabric

Sunday Stash July 21, 2019

What is it with batiks this year? My Guild had their annual garage sale yesterday. I bought a book, a pattern, some batting and a batik bundle, all for under $6. The batiks were tied together. I couldn’t tell what … Continue reading

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Murphy’s Law of Fabric

It’s not much, but it’s something. The main section of the 30s top is together. Next comes a narrow border of the background fabric, which is already cut. You can see the mock-up in the upper right hand corner. After … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash May 19, 2019

When the numbers move, they MOVE. My guild had their fabric sale yesterday. Need I say more? This is part of what came home with me. The pink on the left is vintage. The paw print fabric will go in … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash April 7, 2019

No fabric out this week. I finished the QAL blocks and plan to sew the top together today. Forward progress is a good thing. Last Sunday my LQS had a quilter’s garage sale. People rented tables and sold things they … Continue reading

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Too Many Choices

A new quilt project will begin in April, and I’ve been searching the stash for the perfect fabric. There are so many choices, I don’t know what to pick. I considered and eliminated the Fig Tree polished cottons because I … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash January 20, 2019

Still no change in the numbers. I picked fabric for the Hand Piecing QAL that starts tomorrow. You still have time to join the fun. All the info is at Elm Street Quilts and Simple.Handmade.Everyday. I know I pulled way … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash July 29, 2018

Another busy week all around and more changes to the numbers. I had fabric out for the finish shown in the previous post. I also had fabric in. Last summer my art quilt group entered a group piece in a … Continue reading

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