Category Archives: holidays

December 2022 OMG And Short List

This has been the fastest year ever! Hard to believe it’s December, time to wrap up the old and think about plans for next year. I had one finish in November, the fused challenge piece. Not much else has changed … Continue reading

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November 2022 OMG And Short List

I have no idea what I did in the sewing room last month, but I don’t think it amounted to much. Maybe my goal for November should be to show up. Sometimes back to basics is best. The project list … Continue reading

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SAL Progress

I haven’t been in my sewing room at all this past week and a half. When that happens, it’s all about the stitching. I have a month into the three month stitch-along (SAL), and I’m nowhere near 1/3 done. The … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash February 6, 2022

No changes here. Still working on the challenge quilt. Still stitching the SAL sampler. I’m caught up on that until my Guild meeting Wednesday. Since I don’t have anything new to share, I thought I’d share an older finish. The … Continue reading

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January 2022 OMG Finish

I chose finishing a Christmas tree ornament as my OMG for January. Nothing like getting a head start on next year. The pattern came from an Oxmoor House book published back in 1986. I think I bought the book at … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash January 16, 2022

No change in the numbers. Work continues on the challenge quilt. Once I sew sections together I will post pictures. I had a couple Zoom meetings this week, which gave me opportunities to do hand work. It’s meant to look … Continue reading

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New Year, New Plan, OMG

Like everyone else, I ended last year thinking about plans for this year. 2021 was not a prolific year in the sewing room. I spent far more time stitching and finished a lot of projects as compared to prior years. … Continue reading

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December 2021 OMG Finish

I chose finishing a cross stitch towel as my OMG for December. It wasn’t done by Christmas, but shortly after. A member of my Needle Arts Guild passed away suddenly this year. Her family let the Guild members take whatever … Continue reading

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Fallback Position

With a lot going on at work and the holidays around the corner, creative time is limited. I tend to wok on projects I don’t have to think about. I need to stitch two more leaves, but started the outlining … Continue reading

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Ornament Exchange

My Needle Arts Guild met this week and we exchanged Christmas ornaments. Here is my ornament. I made ornaments like this a LONG time ago. I found the templates, but I couldn’t find the pattern. The ones I made before … Continue reading

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