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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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and not giving a damn." ----
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Tag Archives: Carousel
Morning Leanne has finished her small version of “Carousel” (pattern by Sandra Boyle, Everyday Quilts)and is going to hand quilt it. In the meantime she’s been working on some new blocks and we had a trial layoutworking out what else … Continue reading
Morning Carole rejoined us after a trip o/s and she’s been busy stitching bits for her “Carousel” (pattern by Sandra Boyle, Everyday Quilts) since her returnMarilyn is at the same stageSue Eand Jo are at border stages on theirs Carylin … Continue reading
Morning Leanne cut and started piecing the corners of her “Carousel” (pattern by Sandra Boyle, Everyday Quilts)Denise worked on her next blockJo machine stitched her diamond border on and hand finished the cornersand Sue E has just one more seam … Continue reading
And now for Thursday’s show and tell at Sewn and Quilted. Morning Sue E finished the first block of her “Matilda” BOM, with just the hexagons to applique into placeMarilyn was working on her next border for “Carousel” (pattern by … Continue reading
There was also class at Sewn and Quilted this last week and here’s what my students were up to there……. Morning Beth has her “Carousel” (pattern by Sandra Boyle “Everyday Quilt”) blocks togetherand she was working on her Barbie doll … Continue reading
Classes are back in swing, so let’s get to it……. Morning Sue E is starting to put together her “Carousel” (pattern by Sandra Boyle, Everyday Quilts)as is Marilyn Denise is working on her blocksJo is cutting out background piecesCarole is working … Continue reading