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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!!
- Had exceptionally lovely time last week being a student in @tatiana_popova_owl_crafts class #moderncrewelwork Wonderful, sharing teacher and learnt so much from Tatiana. Classes highly recommended. Can’t wait for the next one Tatiana! @sewn_and_quilted My new @leesachandlerdesigns #magneticbucklesatchel perfectly fits all necessities for #moderncrewelwork and my new tin from @thecraftysquirrel holds all my chosen @aurifilthread for this project 💃💃💃Watched Milly @thethriftygardener on @gardeningaustralia last night. Followed her advice this morning and took heart in hand and heavily pruned my roses 😳 fed them and mulched with leaves 🍁 🤞 #hopeivedoneitright #millyisthebest #gardeningisnotmythingbutitry #gardeningaustraliaSpent yesterday afternoon/evening wrestling with foam batting and drill for the first time. But satisfying wrestling as I now have a #magneticbucklesatchel Pattern with buckles from #leesachandlerdesigns Thanks @leesachandlerdesigns for help with putting the fabrics together - we dun good!!!Liking my new nail colour with my current sock knitting 😂😂😂 @the.beauty.beautique #sockknitting #newnails
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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: quilt
Before June rolls over into its second week (what? already?) I thought I should regale you with my May roundup……. ~ Movies: Been a little more adventurous over the past month with The Golfer and I going to an early … Continue reading
At Sewn and Quilted last week…… Morning Jo machined up some pieces from a quilt started pre-Covid Sue M stitched up some half-square triangles and worked out their positions for the beginnings of her “Joy” quilt Sue E had set … Continue reading
At the quilt shop this last week…… Val had put a ring-and-a-bit together of her second Double Wedding Ring to show her niece – who loved it! and in class I showed Val a couple of different ways to chain … Continue reading
Morning Jo sewed more borders on her “Hedgerow” quilt Denise was happily hexagon-ing and Sue E played with hexagons and circles Afternoon Tineke had finished her Christmas wall hanging, but I thought the sky needed a little more quilting just … Continue reading
Our gorgeous niece (whom we affectionately call Poppet) recently had her 7th birthday – I Know! Already! I saw a gorgeous kit at the quilt shop towards the end of last year (they don’t have any left if case you’re … Continue reading
~ This week started with some truly lovely Spring days. I was beginning to think we were doomed to have grey skies for the rest of the year. Sunday was just perfect; blue skies, loads of sunshine, warm but with … Continue reading
~ Another binding finished. This is Tula Pink’s “100 Modern Quilt Blocks” and I used this fabulous fabric for the backing – picked up on a super sale at Millrose a couple of years ago. ~ I spotted these carnations … Continue reading
Kaye kindly hosted Squealers this last month, and although only a small contingent we had a great day! Of course, there was lots of excellent goodness to munch on while we chatted and stitchedincluding Andrea’s just-made-still-warm scones with jam and … Continue reading
A little while ago Miss Helen and I ventured down the coast to Mornington and had a delightful visit to Treehouse Textiles. As always we were warmly welcomed and spent a delicious hour or so playing with fabrics and chatting … Continue reading