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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
- Last stitch going in “Mid Century Modern Flowers” for hand quilting. Just the binding and rod pocket to go. @patchwork_inspirations #qalflowers2019There’s something really satisfying about emptying a spool of thread and starting another 🧵 #anotheronebitesthedust #emptyspoolsatisfaction #sundaynightstitchingMade for a sewing day afternoon tea. Thanks @limeandorange42 it’s worked again!! #happysewingwithfriends #spongeforaftetnoontea #absolutelynocalories #stitchingblissA bit of Saturday night quilting with a great line up on the ABC (Bletchley, Midwives, Unforgotten, Prime Suspect 1973) Set for the evening! @aurifilthread @aurifil_thread_australia #sewingwithsaturdaynighttv #ilovehandquilting
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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: boots
Hello Dear Peeps, I’m back! I’ve missed you and missed blogging and can’t believe it’s already the end of January. My brain is stuck at 4th January; at that date I looked ahead and saw weeks of laid back holiday … Continue reading
Saturday sewing; ummm, that’s last Saturday, not this weekend. Ma Kettle has been visiting and we’ve enjoyed a delightful time albeit to the detriment of this blog. Ma is happily ensconced now in her own abode and I can apprise … Continue reading
Took Ma Kettle home earlier this week (sad faces), stayed overnight and we went to Bendigo and shopped together the next day (happy faces). I’d purchased the new Better Homes and Gardens magazine which this month has a free knitting … Continue reading
Friday:: Our perfect Autumn weather turned decidedly Wintery over the weekend. I changed three times before heading out to Mrs Mac’s for sewing on Friday; long sleeves first as it looked cool outside, then short sleeves ‘cos it seemed quite … Continue reading
With the cold weather settling in, what could be nicer than a weekend of stitching with friends? Here’s a peek at what the friends were up to. You can tell winter is here by all the knitting that’s taking place … Continue reading
It’s real boots… …and scarves weather today. And what a lovely array of scarves adorned my students…. Peggy finished, not one, but two of her blocks and is well underway with the third… Mary came highly organised… …her appliqué pieces … Continue reading