Category Archives: The Short List

January 2020 Short List and Q1 Goals

Happy New Year! The Short List got a makeover for the new year. The categories now align with my quarterly goals instead of the more random categories of something old, something new, a handwork project, and creative play/design. I’ve used … Continue reading

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December 2019 Short List

I finished one project on the list last month. I debated adding a fifth category, Mindless Piecing, but decided against it. I can only focus on a couple projects at a time and make decent progress. Adding a fifth category … 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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The September 2019 Short List

Fall is in the air here in Northwest Ohio. The days are shorter and the nights are cooler. Soon we’ll spend a lot more time inside rather than outside. A lot more sewing happens here in the fall and winter. … Continue reading

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Just In Time for Fall

I got a little behind on things because of my trip last week, but I did finish the acorn runner. The blocks were constructed using free form piecing. No templates, no pattern. I took a class through my Guild in … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash August 18, 2019

I had a finish this week for some fabric out. Good to see the numbers going in the right direction. I wanted to finish quilting the acorn runner last night, but fatigue won out and I made the binding instead. … Continue reading

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