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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
- Cutting up some very special fabric for a new project. Thanks @modernbasics #320createdaylesford #mereditheclarktemplatesI’ve realised when I’m discombobulated I knit socks! 2nd pair for 2019 and wore them (and boots!) last night for movie club (Green Book) and had cosy toes! First time for this year wearing socks and boots - Winter is coming! @winwickmum #handknittedsocks #yummyyarns #iloveknittingsocksFinished appliqueing my blocks for #qalflowers2019 on Sunday night. Now to trim them and start on the machine pieced blocks and putting it all together. Thanks @patchwork_inspirations for hosting this qalAnother great class today at #sewnandquiltedsummerschool this time with my so talented and creative friend @glendacust Brilliant day and so happy to have started this hexie box that Glenda designed which I’ve had as a kit for (several!) years. And like yesterday met some fab ladies and caught up with many more.
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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: threads
Did you have a lovely weekend? I had a lovely weekend. I’ve been very taken with Fernanda’s “Take an Element” bag, so much so that I ordered a pattern and it arrived on Friday I finished off my Vintage Thread … Continue reading
(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
It was our first time back for Woolly Bits at Millrose for this year (as I was leaving home the moon was still outand a spider had been very busy overnight weaving this web between the carport and the Silver … Continue reading
Some time ago, well 18th January 2015 at 12.35pm to be exact (according to the time/date on the camera), I took a photo of a box I’d extracted from “the pile” shortly before 12.35pmand was delighted to find that these … Continue reading
I’ve been thinkin’………….. Thank you, you can stop the collective groan now! (Honestly, you lot are as bad as The Golfer!) You see, I’ve put rather a lot on my sewing/knitting plate for FAL Q3 and I think I need … Continue reading
(the pics in today’s post are purely for visual value; snippets of some of my birthday pressies!) Of late I’ve spent quite a bit of time in ponderous ponderings. “Why?” I hear you ask. Well, several weeks ago I received … Continue reading