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June Short List

I outdid myself and finished three projects on the May Short List. I figured out I can either get a lot of quilting done or make good progress on household projects, but never both. The quilts won out in May. … Continue reading

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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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