Category Archives: holidays

Sunday Stash October 13, 2019

No fabric added this week. I finished the second pillowcase for another yard plus some out. I made them longer because standard pillowcases are too short for our pillows. Various commitments this week took precedence over creative time. Next week … Continue reading

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October OMG Finish

I finished the Holly Runner but never posted a final picture. It’s long enough to make it hard to get it all in. I went with simple quilting and let the applique take center stage. Each applique piece, except the … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash October 6, 2019

No fabric added this week. I finished the Holly Runner, but not until later in the week. I also finished one of the two pillowcases using the coordinating Christmas prints. I’ll finish the other one today but will count it … Continue reading

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October 2019 Short List

September was a fast month with vacation and busy weekends. Less sewing got done than planned, but I finished the 9 patch fade quilt. I plan to make a better showing this month. The Short List includes something old (UFO), … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash September 29, 2019

No fabric in or out this week. The Holly Runner top is finished and basted. This project is my September OMG. My focus is to finish it by the end of the month. Fabric Added: 58.2 Fabric Used: 18.125 yards … Continue reading

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Something Extra

This week is all about the Holly Runner. Here’s a close up of the decorative stitching on the edge of the framing strips. The strips are fused to the top. The background squares are pieced. A zigzag stitch secured the … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash September 15, 2019

No change in the numbers this week. I visited a quilt shop while traveling but didn’t buy anything. Nothing jumped out and begged me to take it home. The runner is pieced and the frame sewn down. The decorative stitching … Continue reading

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