Sunday, January 23, 2022

stash january 23 2022

 This week I worked on the last of the scraps from the  scrap bucket I am trying to tame. These scraps weighed  6 ounces which is almost a yard of fabric. I cut some 3 1/2 inches, then 2 1/2, 2, 1 1/2 and the rest went into a chunks bucket. It has helped to keep me from buying more of anything. Next week will be a challenge. We will have our guild meeting and there might be a free table. what will I do?




stash report January 23, 2022

fabric added -0 yards  still haven't added any!

fabric added year to date -0 yards

fabric used 21 yards -end of rainbow finish + 1 yard sent to goodwill

fabric used year to date 51 yards

51 yards used more than bought. I am starting the year ahead on using fabric. 


I sewed 4 days last week


I have my hexie project out again, trying to reorient myself to what little bits I could be adding on quiet winter evenings. I am always surprised how much I like it when I get started again.




15 min to stitch at life in pieces

 


9 comments:

  1. Your hexagons are beautiful.

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  2. I am amazed at the amount of yardage you have used so far this year. I really like that hexie quilt.

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  3. Your hexies are lovely. I need to start using my numerous scraps! Happy stitching!

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  4. Free - duh! Next time take in the equivalent of what you brought home. Think of it as exchanging it for something you like better.

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  5. good luck with taming the scraps. It's a never ending battle.

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  6. Your hexis looks amazing. It sounds like you have been very busy in your scrap bin. Have a great week and happy quilting.

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  7. Yeah for no fabric in and lots out. You've done really well on the stash management so far this year. May no one tempt you during the guild meeting.

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  8. 51 yards, wow, well done. I love your hexies too, such a pretty project.
    Thank for sharing and linking up!

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  9. You inspire us all. I am not cutting scraps into two wha two and a half inch squares. It can be addictive, my son last night asked when am Was the lights going to be turned off? It was almost ten pm! Beautiful Hexie quilt

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