Yay! I allow myself a teeny splurge most pay days [yeah right] and my latest goodies just arrived. Blue/black leopard print, stretch heavy cotton. This NEEDS to be a pair of Style Arc Flat-Bottom Flo trousers. The wife also fancies snagging any remnants as contrast inserts on something for her… Pale blue heavy cotton twill, … Continue reading And sew on
Ew. 4 weeks after having a tooth extracted, and my gums just gave birth to 2 chunks of tooth/bone. NOBODY TOLD ME TO EXPECT THIS! Mr Google tells me these are ‘sequestra’ and not to worry. All very well for YOU to say, googly old pal, but hearing a clank when you spit after cleaning … Continue reading Toof luck
No pledge, no pics, no daily/weekly roundups…I bet you’re relieved! I’ve posted my May-Makes, and that will do I think. I wear clothes that I’ve made pretty much every single day now, the only exceptions being lazy weekends when I stay in my jammies like a slug. [Yes, slugs do wear jammies, keep up children] … Continue reading Me-Made May and every day,,,
We’re having friends over later, and although we’ve seen each other a few times [Scott does our hair- gratuitous wedding pic time!], we haven’t had a really good, proper grown up evening in and a feast in forever. So I’m doing the job properly! Unfortunately this means I have to move all my sewing stuff … Continue reading That’s Entertainment!
The roses/poppies shirt is done, and waiting for its snaps. [A little aside- I’d put a pic on Facebook, and commented that I liked the fact it made me look like I’ve been paintballing. A young friend said ‘more like the victim of a zombie mauling’. *sigh*] The red asymmetric top was worn all day … Continue reading Whatever Next?
A heavy afternoon’s drinking at Pride yesterday, and a long lie in this morning…which worked brilliantly- no hangover! After this, a lovely breakfast cooked by my very own little breakfast queen, and then the rest of the day sewing. Just a short break to do a bit of maths tuition, and to watch a few … Continue reading La vie en rose (ou coquelicot?)
oh I was trying all sorts of puns and wordplay: .. and press your dish..and pressure fish, ..and tested, blah blah blah But honestly, after a caipirinha and a bottle of wine, I’m amazed I can type at all, let alone make puns………… Some pics: Bears and cubs I’m surprised I lasted that long, as … Continue reading Pride and…