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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: “In the Presence of the Enemy” by Elizabeth George
Listening to: music on my headphones while walking
Watching: “Berlin Station” (SBS)
Going to: shuffle through the Autumn leaves
- The British Open is on so I’m “banished” to the front room.....which means fire, hand quilting (maybe a little dark chocolate) and the delectable Daniel Craig and “casino royale”. It’s a hard life this evening!! #handquiltingchallenge #lovehandquilting.....and another one. Embroidery on both still to come @foragebylisamattock #slowstitching #sewjournweekendChanneling @foragebylisamattock on my #sewjournweekend. Even “found” fabric and lace to suit in the baskets. Thank you to whoever left them 😘. Having so much fun @foragebylisamattock 💕😘 #slowstitchingSky looked like it was on fire this morning! You know that saying ....red sky in the morning ... Hold onto your hats today peeps - it’s windy out there!! 💨 #windymelbourneday #blownawaywalking
6 and 6 in 2018
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Tag Archives: hand pieceing
(I think some of my students were on speed this last week, they achieved so much between classes!!) Linda has been sock knitting, just in time for our cooler weatherand she has all but two of her umbrella blocks to … Continue reading
Meanwhile at Sewn and Quilted………. Morning Carole had finished 7 of her blocks so we laid them outand she started stitching them togetherJo had the borders cut for her hexagon quilt, so we laid them out ready for her to … Continue reading
I had a lovely weekend, did you? I went up to Millrose and stayed ALL weekend! We started with a bit of shopping on the way at Patch n Quiltthen onto Millrose. Even though the weather wasn’t flash, the Autumn … Continue reading
Morning Sue E is making great strides with her blocks as is Joand Carole has her third row almost doneSue W has completed the first section of her BOMAfternoon Tineke played with felt and embroideryFrances mitred her cornersJane nearly has … Continue reading
Morning Jo has two more completed blocksand we chose some more combo’s and centresCarole was adding in more backgrounds as she gets two rows completedCarylin is cutting thousands (literally) of these background hexies – so good to do such a … Continue reading
I’m back! I had an extended break over Easter, and now there’s lots to catch you up on. The first is the class before Easter…….. Morning And as it was just before Easter we had hot cross buns (raspberry and … Continue reading