Sunday 16 June 2024

ANOTHER CLEAN UP

 

The past week or so I have cleaned out 4 drawers, 3 cubicles and my drawers of colour coded scaps for applique. A basket full of patterns and other useful things are boxed ready to take to the OpShop, a lot of stuff has been binned and other things put in recycling. I sorted through my scraps for appliques , tossing out teeny tiny bits and putting the rest in zip lock bags for each colour for my grandson's kindergarten. Here are the drawers I kept them in ...




and here they all are packaged ready to go in a huge bag..




The drawers are going to a new home...eventually.

I have been knitting my new scarf but can only do about 10 rows at a time to ease my wrist pain.



Slow progress has been made with my crosstitch but there is not much more to do.




I made a committment to myself to clean out one drawer a day in my sewing room and I have stuck to it so far. Now that I have read all your posts and done mine I am off into the sewing room to do today's. I wonder which one it will be. Happy crafting! 


5 comments:

  1. Always feels good to have a clear out and tidy. Beautiful scarf coming along there. xx

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  2. How wonderful!! That scarf is lovely, and so is your beautiful cross stitch. You'll soon be back to finish them but right now you're doing a wonderful thing in 'shedding' your excess. :-) The school will be thrilled with the scraps.

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  3. Go you. It feels good to have a good clear out. Love your knitting yarn.

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  4. well done with the cleaning out.... you will feel very organised when it's all done... loving how the scarf is looking....
    Hugz

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  5. Well done on the cleaning out - and thank you for the fabric!! Your knitting and stitching look wonderful. Hope the wrist is ok.

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