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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 quilting
Now for all that we achieved in the stitching stakes! Karen had a tin filled with leavesand was soon placing and stitching themshe also appliqued some of her tiny DresdensEllen was knitting a scarf which she finishedand she started a … Continue reading
Just a morning class at Sewn and Quilted this week. Carole unpicked all her leaves and circles and started afresh on a new background square (thank you for your sympathy!) and she was stitching leaves back into placeLinda has the … Continue reading
An invitation to spend a cold Friday afternoon all toasty and warm in front of Karen’s fire was too good to resist! Helen showed us her finished candlewicked quilt that she’d revisited, doing the cross hatching in each of the … Continue reading
and the last lot from this past week……. Morning Carole started on another block making and setting up the outer ring and the bowLeanne started joining her blocks together (this is the Mystery Quilt from Quiltmania – last year?)Jo spent … Continue reading
I called in very briefly to see the Squealers on Saturday afternoon. They held back on diving into the afternoon tea so I could take some pics (wasn’t that good of them!) Helen had her threads in her new boxand … Continue reading
Here we are again, end of the month and a look at what we’ve all achieved. I had a pretty good month with something(s!!) new. Started a pair of socks with a pattern from my friend Kimand started a new … Continue reading