When I saw this prompt on the list for challenges… I had no idea what they were talking about.
So, to save you a Google search… WIP stands for “work in progress”, and UFO stands for “unfinished object”.
After cleaning and organizing my sewing studio last week, I came across this whole bin of unfinished objects. What was crazy about it: a lot of them I remembered but there were a few in there that I had no idea were started and not finished.
Soooo this week I took a day to finish some of these items… It was an interesting journey, to say the least.
You see, two of these items were not started by me. Two of these skirts were started by my mother. I don’t know how long ago that would’ve been… Since she passed away in October 2017… It was before then. But I would have to say some of these were started in 2012 or before.
I can’t even describe how this feels. My mom and I both worked on these pieces….
I guess it’s just bittersweet.
These other three pieces I remember starting myself….but some might be as old as 2010…..
It’s so weird that I took so long to finish them. If you want to know why…..well, your guess is as good as mine…
A little sadness.
Week 2 Sewing Challenge complete.
Also a WIP…..if you click on that Shop button, it no longer drives you to My Etsy Shop but to the shop on This Website! Hoping to add more to that soon!
I’m not exactly sure what I will be selling and auctioning yet…but I definitely want to try.
Any chance you are looking to buy some handmade goodies?
And, IF SO, would you be willing to let me know what you’d be interested in shopping for? This is always the hard part of my business. I only have so much time/supplies to design and create the items I sell…..
Now, it is very apparent I have less time…and even MORE limited supplies.
The novelty about working from your home…when you are advised to stay home, you continue with “business as usual”
Of course, I am not sure what tomorrow will bring, but, honestly, when do we ever?
Sooooo, I’m just going to jump into it. I tried a new thing in lieu of my auction group on hold for the moment. I posted NEW items in the VIP groupat a discounted price. Those items that weren’t purchased, I added to the SHOP this morning!
I’ve been WASHING LOTS of laundry….and it has reminded me just how useful these WASHABLE, REUSABLE Snack bags really are! Here is my Easter Set…but I’d love your input on other themes you’d like to see! I’ll make them ALL WEEK LONG!