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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
- Morning tea with a bit of #libertyfabric at the wonderfully relaxing #sewjourn and starting a new project - as you do 😉 🧵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 #stitchingbliss
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what you want to say,
and not giving a damn." ----
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Attributed to Noel Coward
Tag Archives: Do Your Own Medallion
When not stitching Beguiling Billings, I’m having fun preparing the flowers for my Round 3 border. I’ve taken inspiration from the centre fabric and have traced off, onto stencil plastic (with a Sharpie – available from Officeworks), the features I … Continue reading
Sewing last week was at Mrs Macs, where Helen showed us her finished Round 2 of Medallion and we had a bit of a play for Round 3 Helen also had the blocks for her twin granddaughters quilts which she’s … Continue reading
As promised, here’s a how-to on what I’m doing for the applique round of our Medallion Quilt Along. Everything here is just how I do it; you may have a better/different way, that’s fine – there are no rights or … Continue reading
Yes, all weekend it’s been stitching, stitching, stitching and in such pleasant company too!! Friday was stitching at Mrs Macs, where she had some great show and tell. Remember the centre of this from a couple of weeks ago? As … Continue reading
Looks like I’ve set the cat amongst the pigeons with Round 3 of the Medallion Quilt Along!! You didn’t seriously think it was all going to be quick and easy, did you?! What’s the challenge in that, eh?! [Tee, hee, … Continue reading
Yes, the first day of November and it’s time to find out what Medallioners will be doing this month. We’re heading waaaaaay back to 1963 for the theme for this one. Any fans of The Rolling Stones out there? Well … Continue reading