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« Reply #430 on: October 29, 2013 04:45:46 PM »

nice stitch, I'm glad your hands are warm!

yikes I just realized how little of the year is left...
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« Reply #431 on: June 24, 2015 12:37:12 PM »

Is anyone else still working on their list or am I the only one? lol
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« Reply #432 on: June 24, 2015 12:39:23 PM »

Nope. Me too. I've got an ambitious project that it waiting for a really big table.....
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« Reply #433 on: June 24, 2015 02:34:58 PM »

Kudos to those of you making for yourselves!  I did finish a painting for myself and am working on another but upon looking at my list have not accomplished anything else off it.  perhaps this should be the summer of getting down to crafting for meeeeee Grin

Obviously this may need to be a longer than one year project.
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« Reply #434 on: June 24, 2015 05:15:44 PM »

Glad you two are making progress and are not giving up! Smiley  Antidigger I hope you find that big table soon.  Alteredmommy it's great that you have your finished painting.

We had a few things sidetrack our crafting plans.  Our huge picture window that bows outward (loved that view) was so heavy that it was falling outward/downward and pulling the wall with it.  Replacing it became a higher priority.  The size made things tricky, since that size is no longer made (gimongous x huge ... 12 feet wide by 6 feet tall).  A special custom unit frame had to be ordered that contains 3 smaller windows.  The soonest it could be installed was on New Years Eve.  Imagine having a huge hole in the living room wall, the size of 2 open garage doors during the holidays!  Luckily the weather wasn't as bitter at that point.   

This is before: (taken when we first bought the house-- the window seat is almost 2 feet deep)



After (still a work in progress, as trim is needed):



In addition, DH had a stroke in March that paralyzed his left side.  He has since recovered most of his strength with a few residuals.  Priorities and ways of doing things have changed.  I've been able to make a few crafty items and am trying to destash as I have several totes filled with fabric.   Life is good, God is awesome! Smiley

To make a long story short, I'm not done with my list lol
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« Reply #435 on: July 02, 2015 07:26:49 AM »

It looks like I have 3 things left, and they are mostly the biggest things..
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2. Blanket from old jeans and old receiving blankets (i`ve got a lovely stack of squares going!)
3. Dress from old bed spread
10. One of those plastic bag holder thingies....
maybe, if I'm lucky I'll have time!!
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« Reply #436 on: July 02, 2015 08:38:39 AM »

oh wow--totally forgot about this craftallong!

Going to start a new list since my old list is no longer relevant:

1. Workout hoodie from skull fabric
2. Hippie skirt
3. Jeans purse
4. Apron
5. Nice "date" dress or outfit
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« Reply #437 on: July 02, 2015 10:15:56 AM »

I forgot about this craftalong, too. I still don't really make things for myself Tongue
I do have some fabric and a pattern that I bought to make myself some summer shirts though so I guess I should work on those.
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« Reply #438 on: July 02, 2015 10:41:43 AM »

Well crafting for oneself is harder than anticipated so I've taken the year off and hope that we continue to add to our lists of things we gift ourselves.  Even if it takes a few years Grin
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