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State of the Stash 2- Eclectic Boogaloo

Hi!  It’s time for another State of the Stash, in which your alternately frugal and spendy heroine takes stock of all the shit in her fabric shelves and makes a plan for it! 933 more words

Time for some numbers 2015

Every year I start by crunching the numbers on my stash. I’ve come a long way since I started counting in 2013. As a resolution I wanted to coldsheep as much as possible. 232 more words

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My first attempt at crochet

For a while I’ve been looking at all those lovely amigurumi. I’d love to make something cute like that but I can’t crochet. Just another thing I want to learn. 185 more words

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Challenges of Stashbusting

I haven’t bought yarn in a while. It’s been tough. I’ve come “this close”, which is VERY close. I spent about half an hour in Joann last week brainstorming over colors. 409 more words


Simple Destashing

Sometimes, destashing is simple.  I was reorganizing my sewing room (smelling salts, please.  And found these panels.  Actually, the one on the right was a panel and a backing.  151 more words



I have just finished Scott Herring’s terrific new book, The Hoarders: Material Deviance in Modern American Culture and I just have to talk about it here. 1,051 more words


2015: the half year mark

I haven’t been writing much lately because I’ve been to music festivals and we’re starting a family renovation project. My brother has bought his first home and it needs some love. 58 more words