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The Last Of 2020

Last weekend I made the Simple Summer Tank, a free pattern from Life Sew Savory. It sews up quick. I had a few issues with the neck and arm bands being too long, and I cut them shorter. I probably … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas! From my family to your, blessings for a peaceful and joyful day.

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Sunday Stash December 13, 2020

No change in the numbers. Christmas preparations took most of my time this week. The tree is up and decorated. Shopping has taken longer than usual with limited selection both online and in the stores. I’m a little surprised at … Continue reading

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Happy Thanksgiving to all that celebrate it. We’re having a quiet holiday and a nice meal. I’m thankful for time with the people I love doing things that I enjoy. It’s always good to take a step back and live … Continue reading

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Today is Thanksgiving here in the US. Best wishes for a day filled with family and happiness for all who celebrate it. I’m incredibly grateful for all the blessings in my life, even those that hid in the debris of … Continue reading

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A Party Full Of Surprises

Last night my art quilt group had its Christmas Party at The Quilt Foundry, the shop where we meet. We celebrate with the appliqué group by bringing in dished for a potluck. After yummy food and a lot of laughs, … Continue reading

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The Mind Wanders

I don’t even know where to start tonight. A lot of little bits going on, but nothing big. I sewed the borders on the Christmas Tree embroidery quilt. It looks almost the same as the mock up so I didn’t … Continue reading

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Christmas In July

I found this stenciled block when I cleaned and sorted all my UFO bins and drawers. I like the way the brush stokes mimic the texture of pine needles. I can’t remember where I found the tree pattern, but I … Continue reading

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Christmas Eve Sewing

A day off work means I had time to get in the sewing room and quilt some blocks on Retro Charm. The quilting adds texture without competing with the fabrics, which is just how I wanted it. The stitching shows … Continue reading

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Fun Snow

I haven’t made much sewing progress this week.  Permit boy had appointments today and Monday that took too much time, and I worked late the other night.  I added snow to the tree.  That’s it.   I have been thinking … Continue reading

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