Category Archives: scraps

September Learning QAL Finish

I finished the crumb fabric experiment and turned the fabric into a zipper pouch. I learned that sewing crumbs together takes a LONG time. I used bigger pieces and it still took forever. By the time I made the back … 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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What I Learned This Week When I Wasn’t Quilting

One: I have some seriously ugly scraps that I need to use up and get out of here. Some of the colors aren’t to my taste anymore. Once I combine them with other fabrics I expect they will look fine. … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash June 11, 2017

No fabric in or out this week. I made a few more churn dash blocks, up to four now. I haven’t settled on the final runner design yet. I know I have more than one block left to make in … Continue reading

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Stash Report And Underestimating

No fabric added this week. I made progress on the rug and used up all the strips I previously cut. That only got me half way through. To not confuse myself, I’m counting out what I already used. I cut … Continue reading

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February Short List

The months just fly by. In January I completed two projects and creative play. I haven’t posted pictures of the creative play, but will soon. The Short List includes something old (UFO), something new, a handwork project and Art Quilt … Continue reading

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Scrap Report And Squeaking By

No fabric in or out this week. I have the Stitching To Dye piece ready for borders. I messed around too long with the sashing, because the fabric I liked best came out of a scrap bag and the strips … Continue reading

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