Tag Archives: fabric

St. Cloud

I’m tagging along to another conference, so this is what a tax conference looks like to me: I started a new pair of socks; these are slated to be a Christmas present. Fabric!!  Gruber’s Quilt Shop is marvelous.  Nearly all … Continue reading

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Babbling – Use it up

You know I’m doing this 30-day-blog challenge….. The post I’ve wanted to write about for the past three days just isn’t coming together even when all the projects are complete.  I have no idea why I’m lollygagging about it because it’s not … Continue reading

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Crafty shopping in Minneapolis

Oh! Minneapolis, how I love you. First stop: Darn It, Anyway in Stillwater.  This is almost exactly how MY yarn store would look if I were inclined to retail. Bought some cotton fleece for a project I’ll share soon: I … Continue reading

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Upcycling Blue

This morning I spent some time on an upcycling project. Let me back-up.  I have a 9-year-old boy.  Do you know how hard boys are on their jeans?  I buy twice as many jeans for him as I do my … Continue reading

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Er, Calm Down Already

So, I have a month off from work, my kids are back in school, and I am a bit of a freak with multiple projects at the present moment.  I’m hoping to start showing completed projects soon (very soon). Until … Continue reading

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School starting (the kids’ and my teaching job), birthday party for a 12-year-old, an anniversary that needs a do-over, a writing deadline, and a store owner who wanted my goods in the midst of it all. Yep, those are my excuses. Here … Continue reading

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Here’s that mosaic table in progress….dang it, ran out of tiles and now I have to drive to St. Paul for more…then again, Yippee, time for another trip to the city!! There will be six kids at my house tomorrow, … Continue reading

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