I can't believe we're on the downward slope to Christmas already. During Q2 I completed five projects, which just happened to be the five that I added to my list at the start of the second quarter. Rather disappointingly, that does mean that from my original list of 21 outstanding projects I have still only … Continue reading 2019 Finish-a-long – Q3 – 6 months down, 6 months to go!
Those first three months have flown by and from my original list of 21 outstanding projects I have completed seven...and added three (edit) five new ones. It could be worse, at least my overall numbers are heading in the right direction! I'll be using the hashtag #2019FALQ2afoxmadethis on Instagram to link all my finishes from … Continue reading 2019 Finish-a-long – Q2 – Runners and Riders Revisited
I used to do a lot of swaps via Instagram and I loved them. I received some beautiful things in return and I learnt something new from each one I joined. Eventually, I reached a point where I wanted to focus on projects for me or gifts for friends and family and now I only … Continue reading Brimfield Awakening Swap – embracing curved EPP
I've spent the last couple of weeks trawling through my various sewing storage spots and hidey-holes looking for the unloved and the forgotten. I've uncovered projects that had gone awry, shelved in frustration; pieces I did to try out a new technique, then moved on from before they became a finished article; old friends who … Continue reading 2019 Finish-a-long – Runners and Riders
"Another social media distraction?" says the voice in my head, "Is that really a good idea?" "But it will motivate and help me keep track of my finish-a-long progress for 2019..." I reply. "And I can share tips and tutorials and stuff, share my thoughts and experiences with people, it'll be great!" "Hmmmm", the voice … Continue reading Down the rabbit hole