stash projects

On the Design Wall, Jan. 2017

by Stephanie January 9, 2017
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It’s been quite a while since I did a Design Wall post. Not promising it’ll be a regular thing, but it is nice to share the lovelies-in-progress from time to time, so here we go. This is not a layout yet: I’m showing off 25 completed 11″ “outlined plus” blocks, which are being stored in […]

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A New Project for the New Year

by Stephanie January 3, 2017
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I don’t recall when I first came across this idea, but it’s a good one. And especially tempting when one variation or another popped up in my social media a couple of weeks before the end of the year. With New Year close enough to make the idea of embarking on a year-long, one-block-a-day project […]

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“Make Do” sidetracked

by Stephanie December 2, 2016
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A few months ago, Sherri Lynn Woods’ “Make Do” challenge came along just when I’d amassed a big heap of mostly linen fabric scraps from sewing up some summer tops. Those scraps could be the beginning of a quilt! Thinking to add some variety from the quilting scraps, I dug out a bin of random […]

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Spring Challenge: making fabric

by Stephanie March 8, 2014
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There’s a new Challenge underway over at the 15 Minutes Play group (it’s open to everyone, so jump on in!). Victoria posted a simple block to use, or adapt and use, incorporating “made fabric” in some way to celebrate Spring. I’ve got a plan and have made fast progress (otherwise known as avoiding something tedious […]

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World Traveler

by Stephanie October 27, 2013
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Thanks to the Blogger’s Quilt Festival for inspiring me to (finally!) take some photos of “World Traveler” in its finished form. The blocks are “Scrappy Trips” in an unconventional layout that’s as organic as rows of squares can get. For a while I was calling this one “Pixelated Petri Dish” but that didn’t sound like […]

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