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Purses and pieces

I had imagined I would have time to finish some projects while on shift, yet I feel with the period half over I haven’t accomplished as much as I should. Despite working on many projects. My daughter asked for a bag to carry her new clarinet, and we picked the Sew Sturdy messenger bag from […]

Work in progress Thursday

I’ve been flitting from one project to another like a butterfly. It is nice to have my Pfaff back from her trip to my local quilting shop for a general dusting –nothing significant needed but with the amount I sew, it was definitely time at the age of two for a checkup. I finished basting […]

WIP Wednesday

It was a long weekend, so I made the most of it by progressing two of my works-in-progress and starting a new one! First and most important, my mini quilt for the #starblockquiltswap is almost done, just the binding to finish. A lot of people on instagram suggested black and white stripe binding, but I […]

A lonely Q2 finish

I have a dream… And a dream it shall remain, because my ambitious Q2 list is shorter by only one project. I did finish my Paparazzi bag and am using it regularly for my camera. I like that I can carry my camera, zoom lens, wallet and phone in one bag. I like the cross […]

The Halfway Point

Halfway through the year that is. I was thinking I haven’t done a ton of sewing in June but actually I’ve done quite a bit. Blocks for May and June in the Sugar Block Club are done. I made a bucket hat (free pattern here) for my daughter with a pair of shorts in progress. […]

A Fresh sewing day for November and…

I’m wondering how it came so fast?  October means putting the garden to bed, raking leaves, and turning on the gas fireplace on chilly evenings.  It means the days getting shorter so that it’s still dark in the morning (and it will be worse come Sunday, after we Fall Back to Standard time–if that applies […]