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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." ----
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Attributed to Noel Coward
Tag Archives: clam shells
Sewing was at mine last Friday and I prepared this for afternoon teaI was still at the sewing machine when Helen arrived trying to finish something. I long exhort my students to keep their heads up while sewing to save … Continue reading
I actually made it out to Helen’s for Friday stitching last week, and a delicious afternoon tea awaited usKaren had unearthed her “Clam Shell” quilt from yeeeeeears back (must try and find mine!)Maree is continuing her love affair with hexies … Continue reading
Morning I helped Leanne cut her borders and layout her yo-yo’s for Carousel (she’s doing a smaller size than the pattern) Jo had had enough of cutting, so we set up some blocks for her to stitchSue E has finished … Continue reading
Schools are back, and so are we! We were missing a few regular students – they were lured away by the temptations of AQC – but we had some extra students join in the fun this week. Morning Carole nearly … Continue reading
Another lovely stitching day on Saturday, with the added bonus of checking out some of the buys from Friday’s trip to Quilts in the Barn! Kaye’s clam shells, which are growing very nicely! Sonia’s latest applique, in red and green … Continue reading
How spoilt are we?! We had another lovely sewing day yesterday, and for a special reason. On the pretext of a “sewing get together”, our Miss Helen arranged for Marian and Lois to visit her place. However, it was really … Continue reading