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Friday, December 7, 2012

Been a charity type week.....

Everything I have done this week is charity driven. 

At my guild's Christmas party next week we will be playing bingo, so we were to make bingo cards from scraps. 


After the party, these will be collected and put together for charity quilts.

Sandy over at http://sewthisismyblog.blogspot.com/ put out a challenge to our retreat gals to make pillowcases to donate to a local hospital in St. Louis.  Her personal goal is to make one a week for one year.  

I pulled a bunch of fabric last weekend and cut out 11 pillowcases.  So, 11 yards of fabric later, I have my pillowcases.


I was  in between my own projects, so this seemed like a good time to do something quick, easy and gratifying.

Also, pulled a name from the "giving tree" this week at work and bought a gift for someone in need.  

It's been a good week.  

Now.....onto something new.




2 comments:

  1. It's the time of year to think of others. I've got the binding to hand stitch on my second Sandy quilt and get it in the mail. Have your heard about your BTCT entry?

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  2. Way to go! Those are great pillowcases!

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