Saturday, 1 February 2014

Cottage Garden

.... Threads Collectors Club has started.


I knew they were in stock so just had to go and get mine.
Such pretty colours. I just know I am going to love this Club.

As well as a sweet stitchery designed by Brenda Ryan of Thimblestitch there were instructions
for a "Progressive Sampler"  The perfect excuse to spend a little time with my new threads.


I even got to learn a new stitch, with the help of Mr. Google.
I am looking forward to the next installment already :o)

It was also a big morning here yesterday, well for me.
These 4 all went to school!


I took a similar photo last year when Lily had her first day at Kinder so this year I had them
recreate the original shot.  I'm also thinking that if I leave Lily next to my 6'+ teenager then 
she will appear to be my baby just that little bit longer.

I've also kept up with my Photo 365 Challenge.


Wow January went fast but I am so pleased that February is here.

Thanks for stopping by.
hugs Sharon 

17 comments :

  1. Oooh, thanks for the heads up re the CGT club - I have FB messaged my LNS already to see if she can join up.

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  2. Such a gorgeous family and great idea to put her next to your tallest. She still looks tiny.

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  3. Those threads are gorgeous and so are your kids.

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  4. Those babies grow too fast don't they? Mine is 23 this year and I look up to her (when in bare feet) but she is still my baby! I love those threads and I can imagine how wonderful it would be to play with them.
    Cath @ Bits 'n Bobs

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  5. I am also a fan if thoses threads. Yummy. Your family are a great bunch.

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  6. You will have such a gorgeous collection of threads, lovely colours. I have been doing photo365 as well, so much busier in January than I thought. Love the back to school photo, Lily looks so tiny.

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  7. Keeping a pic a day is such a great way to store memories!
    Your family look wonderful altogether in uniforms too! :)

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  8. The CGT look great and I like the idea of a sampler.
    Great photo of all the children. Love it!

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  9. lovely threads. What a great idea. Lovely family photo.

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  10. hmmm did I not ask politely enough NOT to show me any of these CGT samplers etc? I don't need to know about them!! lol. cause I'm already loving them............great photo of the kids.

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  11. OOOHH, I love the cottage garden threads, I need you to tell me more about this collectors club. I keep mine for special sewing lol ( but I only have a few).

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  12. All your children look tall Sharon. The threads look pretty. Sharyn:)

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  13. Love the threads SHaz and love your work,lovely pic of the kiddies.xx

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  14. Can't wait for my CGT to arrive. So glad I joined this club. Lovely photo of your kids. Hugs.....

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  15. That sampler looks like fun. What a gorgeous pic of the children.

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  16. love the little sampler which shows off all the thread colours..... and lovely picture of the children...
    Hugz

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  17. Lovely threads. Bring on the cooler months - they seem to inspire more sewing (well for me anyways). Hope your little lady is enjoying big school. Time certainly is flying.

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