Sorry to say that no sewing has been going on in this household for a bit. It is currently what used to be the tatty-picking holidays and the kids are off school. I don't know if anyone goes tatty picking any more - my friend Debbie and I used to pack our cheese and onion sandwiches and head off at 6am to be selected or rejected (for being too spindly) by the local farmer. It was the traditional way of making cash to buy cowboy boots, or whatever the latest thing was.
So, what has been going on in the Knotted household? Well, a trip to a gallery, where even the view out of the window looked like a painting:
A walk in the woods:
|This photo is nicked from my dad: I forgot my camera|
And a visit to a wedding "Over the Bridge" (Sprog 1 asked her father if he was going to wear his "quilt", thus confirming our status as a Scottish sewing family) which involved a stay "South of the Bridge":
I love the way every view is dominated by it.
|Love the two kinds of reflections in the railings|
Sadly these days there is not nearly enough time for this: