Tag Archives: scraps

Sunday Stash May 30, 2021

No fabric in or out this week. I seem to have a scrap problem in the sewing room. I swear they multiply when I’m not looking. It may be getting out of hand. Every container on these shelves is full … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash October 4, 2020

No change in the numbers. There’s been movement on the so-far-nameless quilt that started with some scrap play and a conversation with the fabric. This is what happened in round one. There was radio silence for a while, and then … Continue reading

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April Scrap Attack And May Goal

My April goal was to make a small project using scraps, with SMALL being the operative word. I made a name tag for Needle Arts Guild. It was a hard won finish. I will never hand embroider through batik fabric … Continue reading

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That Planning Thing

In my April Short List post, I added a category called ”Design”. I added it because I have A LOT of ideas and techniques I want to try. More than what may fit in my lifetime, but I’ll give it … Continue reading

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Scrap Attack January Finish

Talk about a project that did not go as expected. My January goal was to make a woven project using the technique in this book. The first challenge was finding rug canvas as Joann’s no longer carries it. A friend … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash January 28, 2018

No fabric in or out this week. I’m determined to have some usage next report. I started the scrap project so I could finish it by the end of the month. I got to the second round of stitching and … Continue reading

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Scrap Attack 2018 January Goal

For the first month of the challenge my project is what I call “the woven technique”. It’s basically making projects out of strips using rug canvas as the stabilizer. Here’s the book with all the great ideas. Not only can … Continue reading

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Scrap Attack 2018

I probably shouldn’t because I have so many projects planned already, but I had too much fun participating in the 2016 scrap challenge. I organized my scraps and started using them. It truly changed the way I make quilts. So … Continue reading

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That Balance Thing

After much thought, I’ve come up with a framework for what 2018 will look like creatively. It will be fun at the end of next year to see if anything happened the way I planned. For the question of UFOs … Continue reading

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September Learning QAL Finish

I finished the crumb fabric experiment and turned the fabric into a zipper pouch. I learned that sewing crumbs together takes a LONG time. I used bigger pieces and it still took forever. By the time I made the back … Continue reading

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