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May Short List

No finishes off the April Short List last month. I made progress on a few things, which should lead to May finishes. The Short List includes something old (UFO), something new, a handwork project and Art Supply Creative Play. I … Continue reading

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Stash Report And Self Control

Nothing finished this week. I added a half yard of batik for the embroidered bears quilt. I didn’t find this fabric until my second pass through the shop. I auditioned other fabrics and found that they were a bit muted, … Continue reading

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Back To Basics

After a break from the sewing room, I’m back to forcing myself in there most days. I can’t believe how easy it is to fall out of the habit. It reminds me of resolutions to eat healthier or exercise every … Continue reading

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April Short List

March was a good month for The Short List. I finished the rug, the Safehouse top and January’s art supply play block. I haven’t made much UFO progress, but there are plenty of months left in the year. The Short … Continue reading

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Being Flexible

I finished January’s Art Supply Play block by adding silver crayon applied over a rubbing plate and outlining the heart with embroidery. Doesn’t the crayon look like frost on a window? It feels a little plain, but I don’t want … Continue reading

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Stash Report And All New Projects

No fabric in this week. The Bricks top finish used a yard and a half. A lot of the fabrics came off the charity table. With that top done and set aside for now, I started a bunch of new … Continue reading

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Cable Chain

It’s been another tough week of trying to squeeze in creative time. I’m so looking forward to the Thanksgiving holiday next week. There are sewing projects with my name on them. I fit in a little embroidery this week. I … Continue reading

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