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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!
- Recently picked up my beautiful pear bag made by the super lovely @aspinandwillow - thank you 😘. There are all different ones available @nunonunomontalbert #aspinandwillowbag #gottaloveapearbag #hmmwonderwhatillputinthisMy first hydrangeas for the season #hydrangealoveProject 6 flowers started for a new design “Fantasy Flowers” with Sally Kelly’s Fantasy Flower fabrics and others #weekendstmillrose #fantasyflowersquilt #handappliqueProject 5. Some prep work for a new template set this morning #weekendatmillrose #mereditheclarktemplates #mereditheclarksignaturecollection #prepwork
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::Heather's Quilting Emporium
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(For links to these stores, please go to the end of the Templates Page on the bar above)
---- "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: yarn
In between hand piecing, and particularly while I was under the weather, I’ve been knitting. This time it’s a cardigan for me and as it’s an easy knit, something I could/can do without too much thought. That comfort knitting when … Continue reading
There were just a couple of Stitch Sisters around town to meet at Miss V’s on Saturday; everyone else is on holiday in warmer climes! Miss V’s beautiful camillas are in bloom and she’d picked some to enjoy inside. There … Continue reading
I’ve had a lovely weekend. Started with buying these ranunculus on Friday and adding them to the gerberas from last week. Such a cheery display.On Saturday I went up to see Ma Kettle to deliver her new jumper – another … Continue reading
I’ve just come home from a Mini Break at the beach with GJ. I timed it really well; Monday and Tuesday, particularly Tuesday, were very hot, Wednesday there was a cool change with overcast skies, but by the time I … Continue reading
This sock fetish is coming to an end. Pair 13 is finishedPattern is “Muddy Daffodils” by Clare Devine and yarn is Debbie Bliss, rialto luxury sock colour 05. Next pair is started (this pic is very pink – the yarn … 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