Challenge Week


One Thing, One Week Challenge :: 7

Posted on March 21st, by Amy in Challenge Week. 72 comments

Good morning!  Today kicks off our challenge week for the month, I’m excited to see what you are all up to!

What will you challenge yourself with this week?

 

I don’t want you to be stressed out about this challenge, but I do hope to MOTIVATE you.  Finish something, start something, just don’t be overwhelmed by everything – One Thing!

You decide, what’s reasonable for you to get done in a weeks time, and tell me your goal in the comments. Next Monday, I will have a linky and you can link to your blog/flickr post, and show off your met goal!

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My goal for the week, is a quilt top that will hopefully go in my next book…I’m working on a proposal.  (There’s a tiny hint on Facebook)  I … Read More »


One Thing, One Week Challenge :: Link Up 6

Posted on January 24th, by Amy in Challenge Week, finished project, finished quilt. 30 comments

Are you ready!?  85 of you left comments telling me what you hoped to accomplish in the last week!  I’m expecting some great progress from all of you this week!

Today we link up and show off what we got done. If you haven’t already, go post about it on your blog (or flickr) and come back to link up with your permalink here -

Those of you that met your goal, will be entered to win a hexagon table runner kit:

I’ll announce the winner tomorrow, and the linky will be open for just 24 hours. Don’t forget to visit the links and cheer each other on!

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My tablerunner is just finished and on our table!

I decided to get it done a few minutes faster by sewing the right sides together and leaving a space to … Read More »



One Thing, One Week Challenge :: 6

Posted on January 17th, by Amy in Challenge Week. 88 comments

Good morning!  Today kicks off our challenge week for the month, I’m excited to see what you are all up to!

What will you challenge yourself with this week?

I don’t want you to be stressed out about this challenge, but I do hope to MOTIVATE you.  Finish something, start something, just don’t be overwhelmed by everything – One Thing!

You decide, what’s reasonable for you to get done in a weeks time, and tell me your goal in the comments. Next Monday, I will have a linky and you can link to your blog/flickr post, and show off your met goal!

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My goal for the week, is to sew this pile -

into a table runner for my table!  After making runners for Christmas gifts, I … Read More »


One Thing, One Week Challenge :: Link up 5

Posted on November 29th, by Amy in Challenge Week. 25 comments

Hi friends! I hope you had a good weekend, and a blessed Thanksgiving. We had lots of good food, and enjoyed downtime with extended family. Nice and relaxing, the only thing missing was fabric! I fixed that yesterday afternoon, while the kids were out playing in the snow.

Today we link up and show off what we got done. If you haven’t already, go post about it on your blog (or flickr) and come back to link up with your permalink here -

Link up your met goal!

1. Lindsay @ Me Quilting 

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One Thing, One Week Challenge :: 5

Posted on November 22nd, by Amy in Challenge Week. 69 comments

Hi there!  I know that for us in the states, it is a holiday week, but I also know that we just have a month until Christmas.  I know I need a challenge, how about you?

What will you challenge yourself with this week?

I don’t want you to be stressed out about this challenge, but I do hope to MOTIVATE you.  Finish something, start something, just don’t be overwhelmed by everything – One Thing!

You decide, what’s reasonable for you to get done in a weeks time, and tell me your goal in the comments. Next Monday, I will have a linky and you can link to your blog/flickr post, and show off your met goal!

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My goal for the week, is to design and cut out 9 or 10 table runners.  I … Read More »


One Thing, One Week Challenge :: Link up 4

Posted on October 25th, by Amy in Challenge Week. 38 comments

Hi Friends!  I hope you had a good weekend – ours was soggy, but productive!  Today we link up and show off what we got done.  If you haven’t already, go post about it on your blog (or flickr) and come back to link up with your permalink here -

Those of you that have met your goal will be entered to win my Fandango scraps (which is mostly fat quarters!).

I’ll announce the winner tomorrow, and the linky will be open for just 24 hours.  Don’t forget to visit the links and cheer each other on!

Share your met challenge with us here!  Please use a permalink.

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One Thing, One Week Challenge :: 4

Posted on October 18th, by Amy in Challenge Week. 81 comments

Hi Friends!  Are you ready for Blogger’s Quilt Festival?  I’m getting there, and almost didn’t host the challenge this month, but realized it was great timing!

So what will you challenge yourself with this week?

I don’t want you to be stressed out about this challenge, but I do hope to MOTIVATE you.  Finish something, start something, just don’t be overwhelmed by everything – One Thing!

You decide, what’s reasonable for you to get done in a weeks time, and tell me your goal in the comments. Next Monday, I will have a linky and you can link to your blog/flickr post, and show off your met goal!

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My goal for the week, is to cut into my Sweet Divinity fabrics, and get ready for BQF!

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For … Read More »


One Thing, One Week Challenge :: 3 Link up

Posted on September 27th, by Amy in Challenge Week. 34 comments

ETA: Congratulations Colleen!  You are the winner – and your quilt top looks fantastic!

How was your week?  Did you meet your goal?

I was so happy to see so many of you rise to the challenge!  Today we link up and show off what we got done.  If you haven’t already, go post about it on your blog (or flickr) and come back to link up with your permalink here -

One Thing Participants

1. Mickey
2. Katie
3. Jennifer
4. Meagan
5. Candy from Candied Fabrics
6. Melinda
7. Mama Mel
8. Amy
9. Emily @ mommy’s nap time
10. Barb in MI
11. Apple Avenue Quilts
12. Melissa Corry
13. Robin
14. Cathy Asimakopoulos
15. Beth
16. Sandy N.-
17. Betty K
18. Rachel’s Quilts
19. Adrienne
20. Judy
21. Lindsay @ Me Quilting
22. Leah
23. TheaM
24. delia
25. Colleen
26. Garilyn @ Time to Sew
27. Sarah C.
28. Michelle @ Dresden Quilter
29. Kelsey Rose
30. Thearica Burroughs
31. Mary … Read More »


Motivation to Finish

Posted on September 26th, by Amy in Challenge Week. 6 comments

Need help meeting your goal?

Those that link up tomorrow, will be entered to win:

a Spirit Charm Pack from Natalia @ Piece N Quilt!

See you tomorrow -

Amy


One Thing, One Week Challenge :: 3

Posted on September 20th, by Amy in Challenge Week, work in progress. 62 comments

Hi there!  The weeks and months keep flying by – and it’s time for another challenge!

Are you ready!?  How will you challenge yourself this week?I don’t want you to be stressed out about this challenge, but I do hope to MOTIVATE you.  Finish something, start something, just don’t be overwhelmed by everything – One Thing!

You decide, what’s reasonable for you to get done in a weeks time, and tell me your goal in the comments.  Next Monday, I will have a linky and you can link to your blog/flickr post, and show off your met goal! However, if you are working on something special for Amy’s, Amy Butler Sew & … Read More »


One Thing, One Week Challenge :: 2 Link up

Posted on August 30th, by Amy in Challenge Week. 38 comments

How was your week?  Did you meet your goal?  I was so happy to see so many of you respond with a goal, and motivated by my challenge!  Today is the day for you to link up and show off, your met goal!

Go post about the challenge, and your goal.  There’s a button in the sidebar.

Come back and put your permalink (grab the link to your post) in the linky here –

Please only link up if you posted a goal in the comments last week.

As for me? I made a lot of progress…my blocks are complete, but not in a top.  I cannot believe how busy our back to school week was!  I’m quite happy with what I did get done in spite of it all!  Here’s what I’m working with -

You have 24 hours to include your link, … Read More »


One Thing, One Week Challenge :: 2

Posted on August 23rd, by Amy in Challenge Week. 61 comments

Are you ready!?  How will you challenge yourself this week?I don’t want you to be stressed out about this challenge, but I do hope to MOTIVATE you.  Finish something, start something, just don’t be overwhelmed by everything – One Thing!

You decide, what’s reasonable for you to get done in a weeks time, and tell me your goal in the comments.  Next Monday, I will have a linky and you can link to your blog/flickr post, and show off your met goal!

For those of you that meet your goal, you will be entered to win:

An Adoring Charm Pack, courtesy of Natalia, of Piece N Quilt – Thanks Natalia!!

My goal for the week, is to finish a quilt top.  I have tutorial coming soon over at Moda Bake Shop, (my … Read More »





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