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A Little Every Day

I finished stitching a project this week that was designated my do-a-little-every-day project. The concept is simple. Every day I did something to move that project forward. This is not a new idea, or my idea, but something I’ve heard … Continue reading

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Crazy Quilt Course Task 11

After some epic procrastination, I finished task 11, the iris and hyacinth cluster. I’m embarrassed to admit it wasn’t that hard and didn’t take a lot of time. I just couldn’t face another task of silk ribbon embroidery. A couple … Continue reading

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April 2021 Short List

I finished the bunny runner last month, which was my OMG. It felt good to finally get one done. I also finished the star blocks (January OMG). I have a couple more projects close to done and one small start. … Continue reading

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Hand Work Update

I’ve made some progress on both of my slow stitching projects. I finished task #10 on the Crazy Quilting Course. I have two more tasks to go to finish the course. The Christmas Eve cross stitch is in the home … Continue reading

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Crazy Quilt Course Update

The struggle is real. Progress continues slowly. I finished task #8, and everyone was right. The needle makes a huge difference when stitching bullion knots. I had a delay on task #9 because I didn’t have silk ribbon. I had … Continue reading

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Crazy Quilt Course Task #7

Another task done. This one stitched up quicker because I didn’t have to search for my supplies, there was less stitching and I was familiar with the stitches. The purple curve is done with a boatload of very tiny chain … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash February 7, 2021

Once again my progress was limited to the Basic Crazy Quilting Course. I finished task #6, embroidering over seams with pearl cotton. The threads are vintage, picked up at an auction many years ago. I bought a bin of threads, … Continue reading

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February 2021 Short List

January turned into one of those months when a whole lot of nothing got done. Best to put it behind me and move on. Last month I talked about limiting active sewing projects to two, avoiding overwhelm. That didn’t happen … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash January 31, 2021

No fabric in or out this week. This is my most boring stash year ever. Thanks to everyone for all the good wishes last week. I’m finally feeling better and working on my projects again. It feels good to be … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash January 24, 2021

Little involving fabric happened here this week. I managed to get a freak infection that both blurred my vision and made sitting anywhere near a light extremely uncomfortable, all while feeling fine. Things are returning to normal, but there were … Continue reading

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