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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
- 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 #stitchingblissA bit of Saturday night quilting with a great line up on the ABC (Bletchley, Midwives, Unforgotten, Prime Suspect 1973) Set for the evening! @aurifilthread @aurifil_thread_australia #sewingwithsaturdaynighttv #ilovehandquilting
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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 stitching
(I’ll just start by saying you would have had this yesterday except I’ve had computer problems…..grrrr…..’nuff said!) Am back from the loveliest of weekends spent at Millrose and being a student all weekend! I set off mid-morning Friday, arrived about … Continue reading
Before the weekend actually gets here, I’d better update you on last weekend! (yep, falling behind in my blogging duties again!) Friday On Friday we ventured out to Miss Helen’s for the afternoon; a casual, help yourself lunchwith fruit for … Continue reading
Wednesday Before I became their teacher, the Wednesday students had a “long class” once a month staying until 2.00pm and enjoyed lunch together. Last week we decided to reinstate this event, so this week with the extra time, lots was … Continue reading
A series of texts and phone calls led to a delightful impromptu sewing afternoon on New Year’s Day at Miss Helen’s home, the perfect way to start off 2015!! Helen managed to rustle up a yummy afternoon tea not that … Continue reading
Tuesday was Eliott Stitchers (and we finally got to see the next episode!). We dined magnificently on this spread which included home made bread! (From GJ this time – and scummy it was too!) Linda showed us a layout of … Continue reading
Well, I bet you thought I’d fallen at the first hurdle, didn’t you? The observant among you will note that I didn’t post yesterday. The reason? Computer Internet connection problems!! And the panic that ensued when I realised a post … Continue reading