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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
- Delightful day yesterday with the fabulous Jo @frankieandray making #thefridayshirt at #sewnandquiltedsummerschool Thanks Jo for such a great day 😘💕It’s raining, it’s quite cool, I need something mindless so......socks it is (as you do in Summer!) Using @winwickmum sock pattern and yarn gifted by @annetaydon 😘#iloveknittingsocks #mindlesstherapy #socklove #summersockknittingThe postie has just been with a delivery from @leoniebatemandesigns Thanks Leonie - luuuuurve!!! 😍😍 #lemonadesundayfabric #essenceofcloth #fabricdelivery #fabulousfabrics #ilovefabricAm starting a QAL in January with @patchwork_inspirations so bought these plains @thequiltshop and on weekend these perfect @aurifilthread from @millrosequiltingandgallery for a bit of embroidery on the blocks. Thank you @ahouseinthecountry for helping me find the matches! #qalplanningunderway #qalflowers #qalmidcenturymodernflowers #cantwaittostartqal
6 and 6 in 2018
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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: applique
Morning It was Carylin’s birthday so she brought in a delicious cake to shareJoy joined us and with limited space(!) we managed to get her (rather large) candlewick quilt top ready and then she pin basted itSue E and I … Continue reading
Today’s show and tell is from last week’s class at Sewn and Quilted. Morning Anne-Maree has been working hard on her blocks and has these finished and worked on these two in class Mary prepped and added the binding to … Continue reading
Morning Sue E has the next round of borders on her “Hedgerow“and we cut and Sue prepped her next plain border ready to sew onCarole had made all her little bits, so we started to transfer them to the blockand … Continue reading
and the last lot from this past week……. Morning Carole started on another block making and setting up the outer ring and the bowLeanne started joining her blocks together (this is the Mystery Quilt from Quiltmania – last year?)Jo spent … Continue reading
Today’s is from the class at Sewn and Quilted. Morning Sue E has the first border of her new quilt nearly doneand we chose corners, which she prepped, for the next borderJo is making another “Carousel” quilt (pattern by Everyday … Continue reading
I had a lovely email the other day from Mirjam, one of my regular readers/commenters who asked if she could participate in the 6and6 Challenge for this year. Well, of course! All participants welcome! But as Mirjam doesn’t have a … Continue reading