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Workbasket – Getting Back On Track

There was a time that I would go to Grandma's Attic Monthly quilt club meeting, come right home, make the quilt block, do the "extra" project (usually embroidery) and have it all done right away.  I look fondly back on those days.  I have mentioned that this year Grandma's theme is "Daughters of Genius". I… Continue reading Workbasket – Getting Back On Track

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Workbasket – Catching You Up

Previously Tie extenders: These are not sexy, but something like these were requested.  A few months ago Gson#2 asked to have some ties made. Later DIL said that he didn't like to wear them up close to his neck. That he wanted to wear them more like necklaces, dangling away from his neck.  That's how… Continue reading Workbasket – Catching You Up

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Workbasket – Been A Little Busy

Previously DW's Christmas Stocking Growing up we always had velveteen stockings. That is why I chose this yarn. As I was finishing the stocking, DW asked who it was for. I told him it was for him! He was surprised and seemed pleased. Kobe wanted to knit too. He said it was super hard with… Continue reading Workbasket – Been A Little Busy

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Workbasket – Finishing Up 2021 Gifts

Previously... As typically happens each January, I find myself finishing up gifts that didn't quite make it to the completed projects list. This year I worked with Ballpoint Embroidery paints from Colonial Patterns. They worked out great! Much faster than embroidery. A welcome change to my over crowded "to-do" list of projects. These are the… Continue reading Workbasket – Finishing Up 2021 Gifts

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Workbasket – Quilt finished

And by finished, I mean that it has been bound and labelled. Good thing I had Pixie to help with this project Previous Workbasket The knit Harry Potter blanket is coming along! All the way through the first side-border. It was now time to work-in the many loose ends that were hanging out making a… Continue reading Workbasket – Quilt finished