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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: “Holy Island” by L J Ross
Listening to: 70’s music
Watching: we’ve just got Netflix so I’m binging “Mad Men” as I missed it first time round
Going to: get out into the garden to weed…..aaaargh!
- Recently picked up my beautiful pear bag made by the super lovely @aspinandwillow - thank you 😘. There are all different ones available @nunonunomontalbert #aspinandwillowbag #gottaloveapearbag #hmmwonderwhatillputinthisMy first hydrangeas for the season #hydrangealoveProject 6 flowers started for a new design “Fantasy Flowers” with Sally Kelly’s Fantasy Flower fabrics and others #weekendstmillrose #fantasyflowersquilt #handappliqueProject 5. Some prep work for a new template set this morning #weekendatmillrose #mereditheclarktemplates #mereditheclarksignaturecollection #prepwork
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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: hand knitted socks
~ These blooms graced the family room a couple of weeks agoI loved the play of afternoon light on the pink petals, and watching the tulips open up. They were on special at the green grocers and mixed nicely together. … Continue reading
My latest pair of socks is finished. These are the Muscadine socks from “Sockupied” and are great to wear with short boots.I’ve started another pair from the same book, this time “Ann’s Go-To-Socks” and they’re for my chiropractor – ’cause … Continue reading
I’ve come to the conclusion that when I’m feeling discombobulated or have the druthers……..I knit socks!Pair number 2 for 2019……and it’s only March….. What do you do? Meredithe x
Today’s show and tell is from my students at Sewn and Quilted. Morning Jo has her second “Carousel” (pattern by everyday quilts) together so we cut borders for the next stageI showed Marilyn how to make a thumb pincushion and … Continue reading
Hello Dear Peeps, I’m back! I’ve missed you and missed blogging and can’t believe it’s already the end of January. My brain is stuck at 4th January; at that date I looked ahead and saw weeks of laid back holiday … Continue reading
On one of our warmer near-end Spring days, and with the foreseeable forecast looking bright, I decided to wash and put away my hand-knitted socks (and one of The Golfer’s jumpers) for the very last time this yearNeedless to say, … Continue reading