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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: “Holy Island” by L J Ross
Listening to: 70’s music
Watching: we’ve just got Netflix so I’m binging “Mad Men” as I missed it first time round
Going to: get out into the garden to weed…..aaaargh!
- Turned the tv on this afternoon and saw @maryberrybakeoff and @paul.hollywood on @greatbritishbaking Masterclass. Inspired me to make a carrot cake and focaccia (not their recipes!) and I finished another “Gateaux” block and started on another #mereditheclarktemplates #mereditheclarksignaturecollection #productivesundayafternoon #baking #carrotcake #focaccia #handstitching #gateauxblocks #dinnerismadeMy “Lottie” bag from @treehousetextiles is done for the first of my #monthlymakes2020 ✅ More details on today’s blog post. How did you do?? 😀And the next one - anyone would think I’ve been stitching all afternoon!! 😂 #gateauxblocks #mereditheclarktemplates #mereditheclarksignaturecollection #handpiecingSo glad I filled the bird bath this morning. Just hung out the last of the washing and saw this bee having a drink 🐝 #thirstybee
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---- "Style is knowing who you are,
what you want to say,
and not giving a damn." ----
-----"Be yourself.....everyone else is taken." ------
Attributed to Noel Coward
Tag Archives: bags
Last week at Sewn and Quilted….. Morning Sue E started on one of her “Bessie Creek Road” BOM blocks we worked out a layout for the last round of Carole’s blocks Denise progressed her “June Dyson Coverlet“ plus had a … Continue reading
Morning It was Sue E’s birthday in a few days and Jo brought in a lemon tart to celebrateDidn’t take long for it to be cut into!We started doing a layout for Carole using this pattern as our starting pointwhich … Continue reading
Morning Leanne basted on her borders and mitred the corners ready for a special treatment!Marilyn added more finished “Sweet Sunday” blocks to her pileand she bought a few gifts and the makings-of-giftsColette has been appliqueing lots and has finished one … Continue reading
Morning Leanne is making eleventy hundred little hexagonsand we had a refresher on hand quilting as she’s starting to hand quilt her “Sweet Sunday“Carole is also hand quilting, hers is “Carousel” (pattern by everyday quilts)Marilyn is back with us and … Continue reading
It was our first Woolly Bits Sunday class for the year at Millrose but only two of the group were doing Woolly Bits and I can’t show you what they were doing ’cause it’s still under wraps! As for the … Continue reading
The weekend before last (yep, I’m that far behind!), I had the pleasure of staying at Millrose with some of my Woolly Bits classmates. We were light on numbers this year but still had a great time!It was more like … Continue reading