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Cross Stitched Gettysburg – Framed!

This piece was a kit by Sunset called “Gettysburg.” It was the first piece that I’ve ever started for myself. Looking at my spreadsheet I started it in April 2003 and finished it October 30, 2007. Since then I’ve let … Continue reading

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Egads! It’s A Spad! Part 14

I think that I need to remove the TV from the workshop. It seems that Chad has been watching a lot of TV. At least, I think that’s where he gets his ideas. First I found him getting a chemical … Continue reading

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Pedestals for Church

This is Holy Week at church, which means that we’re just a few days away from Easter! What does this mean? It means that we’re gearing up to celebrate Christ’s rising from death. We’ve just gone through the season of … Continue reading

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Dresses for Missions Update – 3-31-17

Dress #36 As pretty as this dress is, I wasn’t at all pleased with it. First it took me forever to get back to working on it. I had the top part halfway done for about a month. Then the … Continue reading

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Egads! It’s a Spad! Part 13

The last time that we checked in with Chad he was starting to get his parts glassed. I decided to head down to the workshop and see what was going on. As I turned the corner at the bottom of … Continue reading

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Autumn Cross Update – 3-22-17

I just realized that it’s been a while since I last showed you my progress on my Autumn Cross. The biggest reason for that is there hasn’t been a whole lot of progress. Typically I can stitch for 20-30 minutes … Continue reading

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Sewing – Replacing Pockets In A Coat

Remember the blog post that I did about Dave’s bag? Well, after reading that Dave asked me if I could possibly replace the pockets in his wool pea coat. My mending/altering skills are very limited, but I told him sure. … Continue reading

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