Category Archives: General

The New Just String

Hi! You’ve reached the new and future home of Just String. I’ve imported all of the posts from the blogspot site, but I still have LOTS of cleanup to do. Until everything’s cleaned up, I’ll post new content both here and on the old site. At that time, I’ll stop posting there. If you’re already…

Yes, I’m here.

You know it’s been waaaaayyyy too long since posting on your blog when you actually get snail mail asking if everything’s OK. (Thanks, Edy!) Yes, things are still chugging along here. Things just got a bit hectic heading into the holidays, and I actually wasn’t stitching much for a few weeks. Then, after the holidays,…

May SBQ: Process vs. Project

I’ve been way behind on my blog reading, so I’ve just discovered that Lee (The Lake Stitcher) has decided to adopt and restart the Stitching Bloggers’ Question series. This series died out a couple of years ago, and I’m looking forward to a new set of questions, and perhaps readdressing some I answered earlier. Anyway,…

Are there ANY finishes in sight?

Ok. I’m really frustrated with my pile of WIPs. Over the past few weeks, I’ve been stumbling back and forth between Celebration Santa, Hannah Thornbush, and Potpourri. On top of that, I’ve just received the instructions for the EGA correspondence course Cleopatra’s Cat and the kit for the first project in Tricia Wilson Nguyen’s Gold…

What would you like to see here? Reader survey, part 2

Thanks to those of you who responded to part 1 of my reader survey. Part 1 is here if you didn’t get a chance to respond, or would like to see the responses thus far. Since I started this blog in March 2007, several types of posts have been featured, including: general project progress (making…

WIP-list wrap-up

This past month, I’ve presented thirty of my works in progress. Aren’t you glad that’s over? I know I am! I’m also glad that it was getting harder to find projects to present as the end of the month drew near, and to find that I only have a small handful of WIPs beyond this…