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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!
- Turned the tv on this afternoon and saw @maryberrybakeoff and @paul.hollywood on @greatbritishbaking Masterclass. Inspired me to make a carrot cake and focaccia (not their recipes!) and I finished another “Gateaux” block and started on another #mereditheclarktemplates #mereditheclarksignaturecollection #productivesundayafternoon #baking #carrotcake #focaccia #handstitching #gateauxblocks #dinnerismadeMy “Lottie” bag from @treehousetextiles is done for the first of my #monthlymakes2020 ✅ More details on today’s blog post. How did you do?? 😀And the next one - anyone would think I’ve been stitching all afternoon!! 😂 #gateauxblocks #mereditheclarktemplates #mereditheclarksignaturecollection #handpiecingSo glad I filled the bird bath this morning. Just hung out the last of the washing and saw this bee having a drink 🐝 #thirstybee
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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: quilting
The final class for the week 2 girls at the quilt shop…….. Paula had her clam shell border on – looking fabulous!and in class she trimmed this, then cut and started stitching the next borderPeggy had all her flowers laid … Continue reading
Morning Sue W brought in the dress she’s made (pattern is “Schoolhouse Tunic” and fabric from Sewn and Quilted)and in class she had lots of blocks prepped and ready to go in her block bookso I cracked the whip and … Continue reading
Here’s the final class show and tell for 2017! Morning Being our last day together for 2017, some of the students brought treats to shareSue W finished putting her Christmas quilt togetherso we put together a backing from her left … Continue reading
Morning Back to a full house this week. Marilyn returned and has her circle border ready to stitchLeanne is close to getting her final border on her “Carousel” (pattern by Sandra Boyle, Everyday Quilts)and worked on the last of the … Continue reading
Morning Cathie was binding her baby quilt; nearly ready for a visit to the newbornLeanne was piecing her “Carousel” blocks together (pattern by Sandra Boyle, Everyday Quilts)as was DeniseYou may have noticed the fabrics that Leanne and Denise acquired on … Continue reading
Classes are back in swing, so let’s get to it……. Morning Sue E is starting to put together her “Carousel” (pattern by Sandra Boyle, Everyday Quilts)as is Marilyn Denise is working on her blocksJo is cutting out background piecesCarole is working … Continue reading