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Wednesday, January 20, 2016

Good Intentions

Yesterday I meant to clean up a bit in my sewing room.  But I did cleaning out of a file cabinet instead.  Well, actually I only did one drawer.  There are a couple more to go.  I am a pack rat.  It was really good that I read that book, The Life Changing Magic of Tidying Up.  I want to let go of the past and move on to the future.

Cleaning out the drawer took most of the day so not a lot of stitching got done.  I was able to finish two of the pockets for the Quaker Bag.

Now I have to print out four more pages of the chart to do the scissors pocket.  Then maybe I can clean up something in my sewing room.  I decided that I needed another flower frog to put scissors in.  But I need to count up the number of scissors laying around so I know how many holes I need.

 There are a lot of flower frogs on Ebay, I'm sure I can get what I need there. (This gives you an idea of how messy I am!)
Another goal for today is to rethread  my sewing machine.  If I have the right color of thread in it, then I can get started on a top that I cut out.  Theoretically.
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4 comments:

  1. I need to do some cleaning out and downsizing! Sounds like you have a good start.

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  2. Beautiful stitching going on ..I love it
    Happy stitching x

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  3. Sometimes we need to sort out and regroup.
    Good progress though.
    Marilyn

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  4. I've been pecking away at some of the piles in my craft area too. Doesn't take much for things to get out of hand! :D

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