The topic for discussion this month is: "How do you keep your stitching stash organized?" Well, I'm not sure it IS organized, at least not completely I posted several times this year about my organizational attempts, starting in January and fizzling out in May. I have gotten quite a bit put away where it belongs but there is probably just as much that needs doing. Especially floss --- my DMC is untouched and needs a massive amount of time to put right and teh contents of my two embroid…
New Year's resolution - January 2018, album created on February 28, 2018
36 items in total.
New Years' resolution - Before, album created on February 28, 2018
14 items in total.
August 25, 2018This month's topic for discussion is: "Which is more satisfying to you and why – the process of stitching a piece, or the finish?" That's a tough question for me to answer... it's almost like those polls which don't give an answer that is right for you! For me, the satisfying part is the beginning: the picking of the chart, the floss, the fabric and embellishments (if any) and setting up for stitching. (can you tell I'm a stash builder? I love browsing the designer sites and the need…
July 29, 2018The discussion topic for this month is: " Half-year recap: How are you doing with your goals so far this year?" I'd laugh if it weren't so sad. No progress. Not a stitch. Even my attempts at organization ave stalled out at the bin of DMC floss that needs putting away. I'm really having difficulty getting motivated. Heck, I have even spent several hours this weekend updating out financial records, which I absolutely HATE to do. And in two days, I have brought six months of arrears in my en…