Category Archives: A Quilter Moves In

Stash-Busting with Enthusiasm… Really!

Spring is just two days away, thank goodness, and the spring-cleaning bug has hit! As you may have read, I have a pretty large stash that I’ve been sorting through as I move. (Photos and blogs about my stash)  I’ve … Continue reading

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A Quilter Moves In! “Fabric-collecting is healthy, really!”

Help! A certain someone thinks that no one on earth has as  much fabric as I do. I assured him that many a quilter has a sewing room or closet full of fabric. I didn’t tell him about a friend … Continue reading

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A Quilter Moves In! Part 10

Finally, progress! Well, as promised, here are a few photos to share my goings-on. Wait until you see the fabulous arrangement I have under my big board. It’s an old mail cubby unit that I bought for a couple of … Continue reading

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A Quilter Moves In! Part 9

As it turns out the cage isn’t big enough… no surprise there. I have 36 cubbies under my big board. They are now also full. So, I bought some fabric organizer boards and have started wrapping all of my smaller … Continue reading

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A Quilter Moves In! Part 8

Thread, beautiful thread! I have been so busy with real life that my unpacking has been languishing and I’m getting grumpy without my fabric. Last night, however, I finally got back to work and found my thread racks. Yippee! I … Continue reading

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A Quilter Moves In!, Part 7

Even unpacking quilters need to play! Okay, the plan was to show you the incredible amount of unpacking I got done this weekend, but I’ve got something else to show you instead. I made this European pillow sham to make … Continue reading

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A Quilter Moves In! Part 6

I had no idea!… Did you know that cutting mats can shatter?! I sure didn’t… until now that is. One of the days when we were loading a truck to move things from my old place in the mountains (we’re … Continue reading

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A Quilter Moves In, Part 5

Sewing room décor…ha! I can hardly wait to get this room the way I want it. I’m envisioning shallow shelves where the map now is (photo below), holding scads of fabric (small pieces) and looking like a prism exploding against … Continue reading

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A Quilter Moves In! Part 4

Closet? Did someone say closet? I’ve just spent the last several days trying to unpack my fabric and get it put away. As it turns out, I had 18 large boxes of fabric. Hmmm, I wonder how that happened. Anyway, … Continue reading

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A Quilter Moves In! Day 3

And the fun begins! The fabric ‘cage’ is up! Next step… putting away my fabric. I have 100s (if not 1000s) of pieces of fabric, not counting the ones in my scrap bins. Some are no bigger than 1/8 yd. … Continue reading

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