It was a delight to head up the highway on Sunday to Millrose for Woolly Bits. There’s a new reading nook in the shopand a new menu at the cafeOn the sewing front, Jan K worked on her birds and chose some ribbonsLynne is making a hexie bag which, while being made, lives in this cute boxKate was visiting and under Sue’s guidance started making her first quilt (a Yarra Design quilt “Primavera”)in odd quiet moments (yes, I realise that’s an oxymoron where Millrose is concerned!) Sue was cutting pieces for feathers from this made-fabricDeb was working on the last of her blocksLizzie was playing with fabrics for a new bagor twoa friend dropped in with these wrist warmers for Lizzie, all ready for Winter
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Cast and Crew
The Golfer:: My loving husband of some 20 years (yes, I was a child bride!), who likes nothing better than flogging a little white ball around the green fairways (and hopefully not getting into the rough) of his local golf course.
Ma & Pa Kettles:: My parents who live in the country, fondly known as The Kettles. Sadly my gorgeous Dad died in 2015, so it’s just Mum now.
MyDearFIL & MIL:: The Golfer’s Dad & Mum who have now both passed away.
LittleBigBrother:: My brother who is younger than me, but at 6 foot, definitely bigger than me!!
DocSisterInLaw:: LittleBigBrother’s wife (who has a Doctorate!)
Poppet:: My beautiful niece, and daughter of LittleBigBrother and DocSisterInLaw
(blis) n. 1. perfect happiness; serene joy
Obviously the collective noun for a group of stitchers!!
Reading: “In the Presence of the Enemy” by Elizabeth George
Listening to: music on my headphones while walking
Watching: “Berlin Station” (SBS)
Going to: shuffle through the Autumn leaves
- Woolly bits Sunday @millrosequiltingandgallery ......oops! Slow stitching instead!! All prepped ready for embroidery. All your fault @foragebylisamattock 😉. Luuuuvin’ it!! #slowstitchinglove #lisamattockisthebestHave had THE Best Fun with @foragebylisamattock in the beautiful @millrosequiltingandgallery doing slow stitching...... fabULous!! #slowstitchingSewing a binding @millrosequiltingandgallery watching the happenings of class with @foragebylisamattock - which I’m doing tomorrow!!! So excited! #slowstitching #justthebindingthenitsfinishedAt 4 degrees at ground level hate to think how cold it was up there this morning! #balloonsseenonwalk #morningwalk
6 and 6 in 2018
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