Tagged with cranes

Block 797: September 29, 2015

Well, today is still going. So much going. Going. Date: September 29, 2015 Crane: 797 Days Spent on Project: 952 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: TBD Music I listened to while sewing: Again, it never even occurred to me today to put on music. I dislike days like this. … Continue reading

Block 247: November 3, 2013

Thank heavens for Daylight Savings Time; I feel like there’s a lot of stuff to accomplish or start today. Date: November 3, 2013 Crane: 247 Days Spent on Project: 260 Location: Apartment, Washington Heights, NYC Person I would have sent it to: Emily McC. Emily was another one of the costume designers who worked for … Continue reading

Block 183: August 26, 2013

  It’s Monday, Ladies and Gentlemen. Here we go! Date: August 26, 2013 Crane: 183 Days Spent on Project: 190 Location: Apartment, Washington Heights, NYC Person I would have sent it to: Rebecca R. I mentioned in yesterday’s post that I ended up spending most of my free time at my friend’s Kate’s apartment in … Continue reading

Block 163: August 6, 2013

  I’m running behind today. Ooops; I’m just re-shuffling the schedule a bit! Date: August 6, 2013 Crane: 163 Days Spent on Project: 170 Location: Apartment, Washington Heights, NYC Person I would have sent it to: Profesora McEwan. I had taken four years of Spanish in high school; while that certainly qualified me to be … Continue reading

Block 112: June 9, 2013

Happy Tony Day. Date: June 9, 2013 Crane: 112 Days Spent on Project: 112 Location: Apartment, Washington Heights, NYC Person I would have sent it to: Dave M., Nancy M.’s husband. Thanking the two of them for being friends to my parents, and the times we went over there to socialize, be babysat, eat meals, … Continue reading

Block 33: March 22, 2013

TGIF, friends. Back in the blues today. I’ve been wondering if this fabric pairing would be interesting or successful for several days (weeks?); I think it turned out pretty good. Thoughts? I’ve also started to think if it’s better to choose two fabrics with a high color contrast (i.e. Red paired with Green, Orange with … Continue reading

Block 20: March 9, 2013

And just as quickly as that disgusting little snowstorm and bout of cold weather descended upon New York, it has left. Today is gorgeous outside; solidly in the 50s, it’s too nice outside not to spend it out and about. The Dog has had almost three hours of playtime today. He’s exhausted, but I think … Continue reading

Block 17: March 6, 2013

If you’ve ever lived in New York City for a stretch of time, you now that there will come a day when this City just seems like it’s personally trying to make things as difficult as possible for you. I think I had one of those days today. Date: March 6, 2013 Location: Apartment, Washington … Continue reading

Block 14: March 3, 2013

Good morning! Lots to do today, and I’m a bit unaware what my schedule will be, so pardon the short entry. Date: March 3, 2013 Location: Apartment, Washington Heights, NYC Person I would have sent it to: my nephew, Wilder. Music I listened to while sewing: A combination of Downton Abbey and Sunday in the … Continue reading

Block 13: March 2, 2013

Another Saturday behind a sewing machine, folks. Not sure how I feel about this today. Date: March 2, 2013 Location: Apartment, Washington Heights, NYC Person I would have sent it to: my niece, Hazel. Music I listened to while sewing: The Downton Abbey marathon via Netflix continued. I will have to think of a different … Continue reading