Geddit? Geddit? Oh please yourselves… Actually, it was really, really good. We’re still celebrating out anniversary, with a lovely weekend away in the Brecon Beacons. [Wales, for those not in the UK]. A few weeks ago, we made some new steampunk friends, and went dinosaur hunting, which was my birthday treat. They invited us back, … Continue reading Brecon Bad
I really have been irked, that, after looking forward to my summer sewing time, I’ve spent most of it asleep or messing about on FaceBook! Enough is enough, I thought yesterday, and in my true-to-form style of sudden great bursts of procudctivity, spurred on by ‘I want to wear it this weekend-itis’, I set to. … Continue reading Now that’s more like it…
It’s our 3rd wedding anniversary today, so we nipped out for a lovely lunch at Loch Fyne. We dressed up a bit in honour of the occasion, and the missus donned a beautifully co-ordinating outfit comprising a chocolate silk-satin shirt [which used to be mine but I am tooo fat now] teamed with the Thai … Continue reading Thai bride..er..wife
Blimey. Three visits to the rag market + Fancy Silk Store + Barry’s in 8 days. That’s a lot of fabric, and a lot of walking! I was restrained this time, but enabled the lovely Katja to buy one helluva lot of goodies [her shopping trolley was full before we were halfway round the markets … Continue reading Rag Week
Yeah, yeah, I know it means ‘why’ not ‘where’ but just let it go for now eh? I uncovered a bit of mojo yesterday, it seems that I MUST have a talking book, and a list. Thus armed, I got all that ruddy cording done, and the bodice pieces assembled for a fitting. In case … Continue reading Mojo! Mojo! Wherefore art thou..?
Time goes so fast when I’m on holiday! I’m actually struggling to get my sewing speed up to normal- maybe I have just too many things on the back burner, so I can’t get a move on. I spent most of yesterday messing on the PC or napping, and finally got down to some sewing … Continue reading Bodice Shop