Saturday, April 7, 2018

BACK IN THE KITE BUSINESS

I really missed making the kite block--
so now that it is a new month --
and a new color--
Yellow/gold--
I got to play again--
and here is bright yellow kite--
that I made yesterday--
then this morning--some gold fabrics
jumped out of the bin unto the table--
so what is one suppose to do--
but make a gold one!!!

And yesterday another Hat block got stitched--
as you can see I did do mine more like the drawing--
than the sample--
these are also addicting!!!
though I haven't gotten any stitched or even started today--
instead I did a bit of counted cross stitching!!

And 'yes' I am still--
The scent they used this month is very very strong--
I did venture out today for mail--
and everyone is complaining that it is too strong this time--
so it is not just me--though it doesn't seem to be making the others have
the breathing problems I am--oh well--
at least I don't get bored being in  'jail'!!!

These guys have been working outside with this 'red' pile
all day--
and the one in the t-shirt has shoveled all of it into the wheel barrows all by himself
all day--it was one of our warmer days too--though we do still have a bit of breeze--
so not really high humidity!!!
Now if it would just rain--and I mean rain--not sprinkle!!!
everything is dying here--even the Palm trees--that is how bad it is right now!!!

Ok--what did you sew this week end??

ENJOY LIFE--EVEN WHEN IT 'STINKS'!!!! DI

8 comments:

  1. The kites turned out beautifully! Sorry you are still in jail due to the scent they put out. At least you've been able to play with needle and thread.

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  2. So sorry about your stench problem. I find the smell of mulch to be offensive, too, so you're surrounded! Love your kites. WHat size are the blocks? Could I make them in 3" blocks?

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  3. I love the kites too and this one really shines! It was nicer here today so we hiked this afternoon. But even though we had a little shower over the weekend...it's DRY here too! Hugs!

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  4. Need to rename my pups. Just isn't the same thing saying that I walked Butthead and Sissy.

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  5. I love seeing your kites. It's smart to embroider the tails as you make them so you aren't trying to make a bunch at the end. Your latest hat looks like a little alien dude with shoes lol.

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  6. OK, That is funny! I need a dog named 5 miles. Are the kites from your pattern or someone else? I want to make some; they are really cute!
    L,A-

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  7. Haha! I need a dog called 5 miles too! and I want to make kites........... we need a kite sewing day, you, me and Alice...xx

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