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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: “Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine” by Gail Honeyman
Listening to: Astrid Gilberto
Watching: “Berlin Station” (SBS)
Going to: start back at classes this week
- Cutting up some very special fabric for a new project. Thanks @modernbasics #320createdaylesford #mereditheclarktemplatesI’ve realised when I’m discombobulated I knit socks! 2nd pair for 2019 and wore them (and boots!) last night for movie club (Green Book) and had cosy toes! First time for this year wearing socks and boots - Winter is coming! @winwickmum #handknittedsocks #yummyyarns #iloveknittingsocksFinished appliqueing my blocks for #qalflowers2019 on Sunday night. Now to trim them and start on the machine pieced blocks and putting it all together. Thanks @patchwork_inspirations for hosting this qalAnother great class today at #sewnandquiltedsummerschool this time with my so talented and creative friend @glendacust Brilliant day and so happy to have started this hexie box that Glenda designed which I’ve had as a kit for (several!) years. And like yesterday met some fab ladies and caught up with many more.
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---- "Style is knowing who you are,
what you want to say,
and not giving a damn." ----
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Attributed to Noel Coward
Tag Archives: 6and6in2018
Mirjam has sent in her 6and6 for November First, I didn’t work on my Owl-quilt and my Lily-quilt. But I made another Polak star and cut number 3. I prepared a lot of hexagons for my “Winterse hexjes” quilt. And … Continue reading
Let’s see what Mirjam has been up to for October’s 6and6in2018:: This last month I did a little bit more at my ufo’s. First I sewed sashings on 9 Dear Jane blocks and I made one new block. For my … Continue reading
Once again, Dear Peeps, I’ve failed to attack even one of my listed projects. I do think I’ll write them off for the rest of the year as well! I did, however, get some other things done so I will … Continue reading
Mirjam has sent me her pics for September and here they are! Polak stars and Winterse hexjes: I didn’t work on them. 😕 I finished the baby blanket (call the mid wife) in july. This is a better picture. The Babyquilt … Continue reading
Ummm…..another not so good month for me. I did make two bunny rugs for a friend’s yet-to-be-born baby, crocheting the edges and really enjoying that and she’s delighted with them. I’m also addicted to knitting my mitred square blanket….…it’s growing! … Continue reading