August OMG: make the top for Scarlet Stars √ I changed fabric plans at the last moment and went with a semi solid, a check homespun, and Kona Snow. Original, My version quilted I also changed the borders to insert a narrow red border, 3/8" finished, and then added the check at 2-3/4". Finished it… Continue reading August OMG, Sewing Goals, Knitting Goals Recap
I think I am ready to get back to a schedule and a list of plans. I sucked at getting July plans to fruition, but maybe August will be different? Even though the next 3 weeks will be packed, there will still be moments I can get things done. So I need to figure out… Continue reading August OMG
Finished cosmetic case. This one just because, but boy did it give me grief! I only put the snaps on wrong twice! Gah! I hate when I am stupid! I blame 3 dogs, 1 of which is a Brutabaga, for my inattention. I used a dark navy thread on the vertical and a lime green… Continue reading Friday Finish
We've had a busy week! Diva and I went to Paramore on Sunday night, Hubster and I saw Journey and Def Leppard Tuesday night, then Diva, her Beau, Hubster and I went to see a friend's band, The Duke Boys, last night. Our friend is in the taped glasses, Gomer is his stage name. The song is the… Continue reading It was a Happy Independence Day!!
Each Tuesday Christine invites us to share our To-Do lists on Tuesdays. I am hoping participation in this weekly event will keep my sewing and knitting focused on the necessary so I don't go off into wild abandon. We will see how well it works. So this week's.... To-Do: Sew cosmetic cases for a friend and… Continue reading To-Do Tuesday
To help me keep on track I have placed a goal list in my sidebar. I will still use Monday or Tuesday to define what I will work on each week, but I need a visual long term. Since I lost my queue file when the computer crashed, Wah!, I haven't bothered to recreate it… Continue reading June OMG, Challenges, Monthly Table Topper
Sewing: For May my OMG was to sandwich, quilt, and bind Pie Birds. Done! For my Sewing Challenges I was planning: Finish the jewelry case that Jeep Girl wants for traveling. Nope Allow time for a MUST MAKE NOW project that catches my eye. I guess my Rue d'Osage Pillow counts for this. I… Continue reading May OMG, Challenges, Monthly Table Topper
Indigo Frost is a done item, for a 2nd time. And I love it!!! So much better with the length, even though I know it will get it in the way when I am driving. I just hope it doesn't get a crease in it from the folding up. Front and Back The color is… Continue reading It’s Done…..For Sure this Time