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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
- Cutting up some very special fabric for a new project. Thanks @modernbasics #320createdaylesford #mereditheclarktemplatesI’ve realised when I’m discombobulated I knit socks! 2nd pair for 2019 and wore them (and boots!) last night for movie club (Green Book) and had cosy toes! First time for this year wearing socks and boots - Winter is coming! @winwickmum #handknittedsocks #yummyyarns #iloveknittingsocksFinished appliqueing my blocks for #qalflowers2019 on Sunday night. Now to trim them and start on the machine pieced blocks and putting it all together. Thanks @patchwork_inspirations for hosting this qalAnother great class today at #sewnandquiltedsummerschool this time with my so talented and creative friend @glendacust Brilliant day and so happy to have started this hexie box that Glenda designed which I’ve had as a kit for (several!) years. And like yesterday met some fab ladies and caught up with many more.
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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: diamonds
At the last minute I organised for sewing to be at mine on Friday. With a trip to the dentist in the morning I opted for soup for lunch in case I couldn’t eat, but all was good and I … Continue reading
Just three of us on Friday and we met at Helen’s, with yummy nibbles for lunch and the weirdest looking grapes we’ve ever seen! While solving the problems of the world, I showed the girls my latest, a kit that … Continue reading
Last Wednesday it was time for me to travel to the quilt shop for my monthly class there; my students had been busy over the month, and we welcomed some new ladies too. Sue stitched up the last of her … Continue reading
The creativity over the weekend was amazing. I only knew 2 of the 7 other ladies, so it was great to see what they were doing, as well as making new friends! Would you like to see? Thought you might! … Continue reading
Classes are back for 2016! Here we go…….. Wednesday We had some great show and tell with quilts/quilt tops; Jenny finished her 1930’s top Ellen finished this EPP top and Sue 3 has her GTSB quilt done! and Sue also … Continue reading
Wednesday Anne Maree has been having fun with hexagons Adrienne was playing with triangles Lois is embroidering Sue 3 is setting up her borders for GTSB Deirdre has finished her little cot quilt Noreen cut, oh so many diamonds and … Continue reading