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November 2018 Short List

Another month gone. I finished one project in October, the shirt. I think I’ll do better this month with the long Thanksgiving weekend. It’s about time for some new projects on the list. The Short List includes something old (UFO), … Continue reading

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2017 Get It Done Challenge

Judy over at Patchwork Times is hosting a “Get It Done Challenge” in 2017. Participants list 12 UFOs and on the first of each month Judy will pick a number and that’s the one we all work on that month. … Continue reading

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Stash and UFO Combo Report

It’s hard to decide where to start. No fabric in or out this week, but not for trying.  I did go to the quilt shop to look for backing, but didn’t see anything on the sale rack I liked.  I … Continue reading

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September UFO

Boy was I surprised when I read Judy’s blog last night and saw the September UFO number.  September?  Really? I didn’t touch the August UFO, but I did finish the June UFO last month.  A finish is a finish, no … Continue reading

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Embroidery/UFO Update

I didn’t work on the July UFO at all this month.  Instead I focused on the June UFO, the embroidered picture.  I probably should have pressed it so it wouldn’t look so wrinkled.    I made a lot of progress … Continue reading

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July UFO Challenge

It’s hard to even write about this with a straight face.  The UFO challenge has been such a joke this year.  I did so well last year….I had big hopes for this year.  The year isn’t over and UFO miracles … Continue reading

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Sunday Already?

This week passed in a blur.  The project at work has me there 11 to 12 hours a day.  I come home and eat, exercise so I don’t explode from the stress, and sleep. I did no sewing last week, … Continue reading

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I have to make this a short post.  I’m on a special project at work that has me working mega-hours and I’m flat out tired. Before that started, I did more shading on the still life.  The difference is subtle, … Continue reading

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May UFO Challenge

The UFO Challenge has seen better years than this one.  Last year at this time I had finished four UFOs.  That’s one a month.  This year I have finished one. The April UFO is about one third quilted.  I will … Continue reading

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April UFO Challenge

A new month brings a new project on the UFO list to finish or not.  The only time I touched the March UFO was when I moved it from the old sewing room to the new one. One of the … Continue reading

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