Tuesday, September 06, 2011

Halloween Fairy Update

This is what she looks like so far. She is stitching up really quickly. I am glad I swapped the material as I think she looks a lot better on this one than the one that came in the kit. At this rate, I think I am on track to finish her in plenty of time for Halloween!

This is Just Nans 'Boo'. I am thinking of making it into an ornament rather than the needle book as the instructions are a bit convoluted! Besides, I can always stitch it again.
I also started a cover kit from WOCS magazine. Its a cute Margaret Sherry Christmas card. I am stitching on that when I look after baby Ulla as it is small enough to try and keep it out of Ullas way lol.

Saturday, we drummed in Alexander Park, which was a fun day for families with lots going on. Colin and I were very fortunate to have our photos taken by a professional photographer. We found them on Facebook lol.

Colin without his topper on (top hat)

Me with one of my wigs. I just love my topper!

Group photo, the twins are standing one either side of Colin.

Last night we had a Section 5 Pirate crazy golf session all dressed up as pirates. We had a great time even though it was blowing an absolute gale. Made for more interesting playing lol.


  1. Glad to see you stitching again, Kelly.

    Those are quite the getups you guys wear for drumming.

  2. You've gotten so much done, seems you have gotten the stitching mojo back.

  3. Anonymous5:21 pm

    What Kelly did you didn't mention the fantastic score you got....... lol (cough 79, Last place):) ... apart from that i'm glad to see you stitching again. And Drumming with Section 5 is great fun....

  4. The Halloween pieces look great so far. I love your costumes.

  5. I am so happy you are stitching again. I have missed you. The Halloween Fairy looks great. I love your toppers. Its nice to know you and your family is having a blast with the drumming.

  6. Your stitching looks fabulous! Love the pics of you two drumming!

  7. Your mojo has returned!!! Great progress and you really need someone to record video of your drumming and post it on Youtube! I have the Trick or Treat Fairy magazine. Wanda has it right now. If you plan on stitching it fairly soon, I can have her mail to you when done. I just want it back since there is a pillow in it that I plan on stitching...one day!

  8. Anonymous2:38 am

    You have made great progress on your stitching.

    Looks like you and your family are having a great time drumming.


  9. Wow looks like you got your mojo back, you all look great perfoming too

  10. Great pictures. Love the just nan piece.

  11. Love your stitching will look forward to seeing your updates on your fairy. Love you pictures too.

    Mary Louise in IN

  12. Lovely to see you stitching again. Your Halloween Fairy is beautiful.

    Love the photos of you and Colin. Those costumes are brilliant:)

  13. Great pics.
    You've made awesome progress on your stitching.

  14. Just wanted you to know I am thinking of you and you are in my prayers, Kelly... Sending you loads of {{{Hugs}}} and blessings...


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