Category Archives: holidays

The December 2021 Short List

November was a good month. I finished the exchange ornament, NOEL, made kitchen curtains and a nightgown. The nightgown wasn’t even on the list. The December list will be scaled back. It’s more motivating to have a few projects and … Continue reading

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November OMG Finish

For my November OMG, I chose to fully finish the Noel cross stitch piece. I decided to finish it as a cube rather than frame it. I thought it would look nicer sitting on a table than hanging on the … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash November 28, 2021

This long holiday weekend has been a productive one. I finished the ornament for the exchange. I’m not posting that until later to keep it a surprise. I also finished another stitch project, using a small amount of fabric. A … Continue reading

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Try Anything Once

Finally! All the Christmas designs I stitch are in season. Happy Thanksgiving to all my readers who celebrate it. It’s a quiet day here, but we are having a nice meal. I picked this up at Needle Arts Guild last … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash November 21, 2021

No change in the numbers this week. I’ve been making yo yos for a project I won’t show for another couple weeks. Unfortunately, the size and number didn’t use enough fabric to count. I don’t go smaller than 1/8th yard … Continue reading

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The November 2021 Short List

It’s list time again! I finished two projects in October, Waugh Street Christmas and the BOM blocks. Once again I’m without a piecing project. When the list opens up I find it hard to pick what to work on next. … Continue reading

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October 2021 OMG Finish

Finishing Waugh Street Christmas was my OMG for October. I even put a label on it because the backing fabric was too busy to write on (the lazy girl’s label). I bought the charm pack a couple years ago at … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash October 10, 2021

No fabric in this week. I finished quilting Waugh Street Christmas and trimmed it. I searched my stash for a red or green binding fabric with no luck. It looks like the border fabric will win by default. I’m counting … Continue reading

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The October 2021 Short List

I finished two projects in September, the Winter Pines runner and Noel, and had one stitched piece framed. Other projects moved forward, making it a good month The Short List categories are UFO, garment, original design, hand work, finishing, classes … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash October 3, 2021

No changes here last week, although progress continues on multiple projects. We have three months left in the year. How are you doing on your fabric usage goals? I expect to be back in positive numbers this month with the … Continue reading

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