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Timekeeping

I have kept pretty good track of my actual time spent sewing the Kaleidoscope Quilt together. It was very accurate time-keeping for the most part. I used the timer on my phone and would deduct for bathroom breaks and any other time I stopped sewing for a while. I kept track of minutes: 28,738 This […]

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Picking Up The Pace

I’m so excited right now… I finished all the smaller chunks of my Kaleidoscope Quilt, and I’ve started sewing them onto the center piece of the quilt. It’s going much fast than anticipated and it’s making it really fun! Here are some of the outer chunk pieces laid out on my cutting table: And here […]

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Kaleidoscope Quilt Progress Report

I’ve been pushing through life lately. I’m sure you can relate. I’m working on my emotional issues and that has been draining. I just keep going back to sewing when I start to spin out mentally. – Do you know that feeling? When there is so much going on AND so much to do, you […]

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Keeping Busy

I find I become a little manic when I’m anxious. I tend to do a lot of cleaning and organizing – and I’ve had a lot to do recently in that regard, so it’s been a good year so far. We put some new shelving in the closets of my sewing room/office and I got […]

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Our Retail (Ad)Venture

It’s up… our online store is up!! It’s a store that combines my love of fabric and quilting with Gregg’s (my husband/partner)  screen printing ability.  It’s what I’ve been working on this winter to keep me busy. Pretty exiting! Our approach to business is a low-tech, slow-grow, and hands-on. We don’t plan on automating or […]