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Stash Report And A Christmas Finish

No fabric in this week. Both the quilt shops and the chain stores hard great sales, but I couldn’t think of a single thing I needed. 85 more words


and hey Presto, it's a cardigan

I had this cotton knit fabric cut out to make a summer Presto Popover top, when I had a sudden realisation that what I needed was a summer cardi – one I could layer at will and this colour, which doesn’t really suit me, would be perfect as it is so neutral.  691 more words


Stash Report And A Gift Certificate

No fabric out this week.
I added four yards spending my gift certificate to a local quilt shop that expires December 31st. I looked at patterns, books and rulers, but nothing caught my eye. 111 more words


FO Friday - Cleaning the Needles

Clue 3 of The Doodler arrived yesterday afternoon, as expected.  I promptly got started picking up 300 stitches but with a row that long, there isn’t much to see just yet. 244 more words


Split bottom top

I’ve seen a few tops in the shops with the split bottom half wrapping around to the front and thought I’d like one. Sarah from… 297 more words


A New Look at New Look 6104

I made my first New Look 6104 blouse in 2012 in anticipation of my first MeMadeMay and I finished my second one this past weekend. Keen-eyed readers might remember I proclaimed that I finished this same shirt in the final hours of the  1,449 more words


Stash Report And Making Decisions

No fabric in or out this week. All the fabric for the top I finished came from the recipient.
I spent last night making decisions on the backing, quilting design and thread for the memory quilt. 171 more words