Sunday, August 4, 2013

Were did the week go? Stash Report

oh My goodness, this week flew by!  did it for you?  I am madly finishing up stuff for the Ho, Ho, Ho blog hop.  I have one more quilt I am trying to finish.  I think I just might finish it!  I have loaded the backing.  now to finish loading so I can start quilting.  I have till Wednesday night!!!  wish me luck.....

Bobbins used this week: 2
Bobbins used year to date: 61
Thread spools emptied this week: 1
Thread spools emptied year to date:  7
Fabric used this week: 0
Fabric used year to date: 89 1/8 yards
Fabric added this week: 3   2/3 yards

Fabric added year to date: 151  1/8

Net fabric add for 2013:  - 44.55 yards

UFOs finished this week: 0

UFOs finished year to date: 40

Update of fab 4: 
I am not going to do fab 4 for the next little while.  Vicki and I have challenged ourselves to finish Christmas UFOs in preparation for the Ho, Ho, Ho blog hop.  We are going to see how many we can finish!  wish us luck! 

I will report here how that goes, but no pics.  saving that for the blog hop.

Finished Christmas UFOs:  12
Oh about the 20 yards, Amazing Quilts was having a clearance sale.  40% off on a lot of Christmas fabric that wasn't Christmassy.  Great for some borders and backings.  soooooooo.........   Borders and backings I do not have in my stash.  so I would I have to buy it anyway.  so I get it when I find on sale.  I always, buy with  a project in mind.  I don't buy yardage just because. Almost always!  LOL... but this time, with projects in mind! 

New projects started:  
Postcard cuties for winterall twelve blocks are done, top is together.  Just need to do the borders. top is done!
Hexie project with Vicki.  3 done 
Wool table hanging BOM:  finished: Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug is prepped and ready to hand stitch
Lady bug Twister - everything cut and sewn together.  now I need to cut apart and resew.  
Barn Quilt: all fabric bought
Mini Warm Winter Blessings BOW: finished block 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8 and 9 are prepped for hand sewing
Broomstick Hollow:  Cyndi and I are working on this together.  I am cutting up my oranges for it.   Oranges and blacks are all cut.  I can start sewing! all houses and pinwheels are done.  now for the stars!  stars are done!
Blessings of Spring - rebloomed BOM:  blocks #1, 2, 3 done. 4 is prepped for machine sewing
A little bit of Boo:  everything cut
Mom'a 9 patch block qlt:  all blocks are done (100), all sashing sewn to one side, 2 complete rows sewn together. 
Wool tulip basket table mat:  all ready fused and ready to do the hand part
Shabby Roses Beauty Mystery Qlt:  center block prepped, and hand embroidery started. 

sorry, no pics this time.  Thrusday there will be LOTS of pictures of finished projects!!!  yeah!! 


1 comment:

  1. Hi Lorene, just popped here from SIF blog, wow you have been a busy girl... all those Christmas finishes will have you smiling when the Festive season comes, well done!! Anthea


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