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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
- Morning tea with a bit of #libertyfabric at the wonderfully relaxing #sewjourn and starting a new project - as you do 😉 🧵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 #stitchingbliss
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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: socks
After putting Helen’s sheep pincushion on line, Anne asked if I would order one for her (she’ll be visiting Australia in the next 6 months!), so I dutifully did and may just have ordered an extra one for Anne (don’t … Continue reading
I missed out on last month’s Here and Now and I’m only just making this month’s! But better late than never Loving // Spring! Blue skies and sunshine are making my days and there’s so much new growth in the … Continue reading
On Tuesday evening I finished the second sock of pair 12and I am seriously wondering if my knitting of socks, a known Winter attire, is stopping Spring from making an appearance………but I can’t stop yet; just 4 more pairs to go … Continue reading
Earlier this week I finished my green, toe-up socks from “sockupied“, my first foray into this fab book.These are the “Muscadine” socks by Star Athena (pg 109 of the book). I’m just delighted with these socks. I’ve learnt so much … Continue reading
As promised, here’s how my sock drawer is currently looking.I’m loving how colourful it is and it gives me great comfort and a big thrill knowing that I’ve actually knitted all of these (since May this year, what’s more) and … Continue reading
Being very careful not to say [socks] out loud as some of you have threatened an intervention……… But I’m having soooo much fun! Pair 10 of 16 (16 pairs in 2016) is finished. And look at me! I’m teaching myself … Continue reading
The second pair of socks listed for FAL Q3 are finished! Very happy with these! That’s nine, yes 9, pairs of socks since May! I’m not the least bit obsessed……….. Meredithe x