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It Only Took Four

Piece two of the four piece dresser set is finished.  It could use washed though. I finally have the process figured out. I trim around the punched hole edging a little less than a quarter inch. Then I sew around … Continue reading

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The Payoff

Eventually,all the planets align and all is good in the sewing room. After a bit of online research, I figured out what to do next on the pillowcase. There was a lot less trial and error this round. I stitched … Continue reading

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You Do That How?

I started crocheting the edging on one of the pillowcases. It took over an hour to crochet the first six inches. I had some false starts. My first attempt used a pattern and I crocheted in every hole. It looked … Continue reading

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October 2017 Short List

Every time a new month rolls around I’m surprised. I’m never sure where the last month went. This should be a much quieter month. I have big sewing plans. Here goes another Short List. The Short List includes something old … Continue reading

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Another Small Finish

One of my January Short List goals was to try out a rug pattern by making a small hot pad. I decided to use a pattern I found in a 1970s woman’s magazine that used fabric strips crocheted around clothesline. … Continue reading

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Squeezing It In

Like everyone else, I’m trying to wrap up a few projects before the end of the year. I finished my hat Thursday night, just in time for the weather to warm up so I don’t need it. I’m sure I’ll … Continue reading

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A Yarn Finish

For my second scrap container, I crocheted this basket. The pattern came from She’s Got The Notion  . I used a hook one size bigger than the pattern required. The yarn had been eating up closet space for over 20 … Continue reading

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