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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
- Possibly / probably don’t need to do this but @janljos and I have talked each other into it. Long wanted to make one so here goes! #freewheelingsinglegirlsal19Enjoying a hot choc and muffin @canteena18 on way to Bendigo. We’ve finally sold Mum’s unit and today I have the sad task of supervising the removal of the last of her furniture before settlement on the unit - she can’t have it all in her one room in residential care! Lots of memories leaving with some of the furniture. It’s too early for @patchnquilt to be open but I might have to console myself on the way home with a stop to see gorgeous Mary #beingbrave #endofaneraBig “boo” and black mark to Coles and Woolworths who have both permanently deleted GF custard powder from their shelves. A big tick and thanks to IGA for stocking it! Can make my GF sponge for Mum now #gfsponge #ilikeiga #gfcustardpowderIt’s going to be a gorgeous Melbourne Spring day kids! #springinmelbourne #blossom
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Tag Archives: foundation piecing
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 were lots of finished quilt tops last week….. From Kerryn….. and another one she whipped up during the week…. another one from Cathie….. Lorraine has finished her Log Cabin and Peggy finished her Sundrop During class, Peggy finished another … Continue reading
Continuing on from yesterday….. 5″ foundation block is done Cut a piece of wadding at about 6″ and a piece of backing at 6″ Layer up just like a quilt; backing right side down, then wadding, then the top Secure … Continue reading
To say “thank you” just seems a bit inadequate for all the help that the girls in the office at MyDearFIL’s care home have given us. So I thought I’d make something as a thank you. One of the three … Continue reading
Lorraine had a finished quilt top to show us – it’s a Split 9-Patch…. Sue 2 is working steadily on her quilt… Jane finished off the last of her diamonds and started on the setting triangles…. …and Lyn was foundation … Continue reading