Author Archives: Mallory

Portland Quilt, Craft & Sewing Festival

Last week there was a Quilt festival up here in Portland. I had no idea it was happening until a coworker messaged me to see if I wanted to go. Um? Heck YES I wanted to go. I took the … Continue reading

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Woosh

You know what makes a project go SUPER fast? When you finish up a big chunk of it a year ago and then decide to finish it! I’ve been working pretty diligently for the past week or so and I’m … Continue reading

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Finished Object: Mario Quilt

I DID IT! I finished the secret quilt! Not gonna lie, this was a challenge. Cutting all the squares, trying to line up the seams (poorly) AND keeping it a secret from the intended receipent… who lives with me in … Continue reading

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Focus Up

I’ve been thinking about this blog a lot lately. And the “Stitching Geek” brand as a whole and I came to the realization that I am slightly delusional. When it comes to having a successful online presence at least (and … Continue reading

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Spinning Practice

The interesting thing about dabbling in the fiber arts is when you say things like, “Oh, I love spinning!” non-fiber people think you mean on a bike. Ha! What I love about my crafty hobbies is that working on them … Continue reading

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April Showers

Does the saying of April showers bring May flowers include metaphorical showers? Because April so far has been real, real tough. A few weeks ago, we unexpectedly had to say goodbye to our cat. I have been devastated ever since. … Continue reading

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Finally Finished

  I finally finished The V-Scarf! It only took 400 years. And I still haven’t blocked it. But the knitting’s done! It was knit in Malabrigo Rios in Fresco y Seco. I love Malabrigo for pretty much everything but especially … Continue reading

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Socks in Progress

I’ve been working on a sock that I started…uh…a while ago? I just went through old posts and it looks like the last time I talked about it was back in February of 2015. So, it’s been languishing for years…seesh. … Continue reading

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