Here is a list of sewing acronyms I've collected from all over the web. Hope they bring a smile.
SMAD = Sewing Machine Acquisition Disorder
THAD = Thread Acquisition Disorder
PAD = Pattern Addiction Disease
FAD = Fabric Acquisition Disorder
UFOs = UnFinished Objects—they exist for most sewers
FART = Fabric Acquisition Road Trip
OOP = Out of Print – Refers to patterns.
OOAK = One of a Kind
OSMG = Old Sewing Machine Guy
PHD = Project Half Done
PIGS = Projects In Grocery Sacks
SABLE = Stash Accumulation Beyond Life Expectancy
STASH = Special Treasures All Secretly Hidden
TGIF = Thank God It’s Finished!
TOAD = Trashed Object Abandoned in Disgust
WIP = Work In Progress
WOMBAT = Waste of Time, Money and Batting
FBA = full bust alteration; changing the bustline on a paper pattern
EBA = enormous bottom adjustment; similar to above, but much larger measurements
I love them all, but TGIF is the one that makes me the happiest.
2 additions from "jehanni"
CADD = Costumer's Attention Deficit Disorder
SADD = Sewer's Attention Deficit Disorder