I'll bet THAT post title got you wondering, didn't it!!
First of all I have to show you what I was just gifted with, and that I'm absolutely thrilled to now own....
This wedding dress is over 58 years old and is
in beautiful condition, with only a couple of
It came with this...
It is absolutely beautiful and to be
entrusted with it is a huge honour.
It will certainly be appearing in some of my creations!
The shooting part of this post involves my usual feeling of 'shoot me now' when I have to do any form of public speaking. Tonight I have been asked to do a trunk show of my crazy quilting pieces for the local night-time quilt guild. Fortunately they only (!) have 50 members and, because they're now calling for freezing rain, hopefully they won't show up!!! I really do hate having to speak in public (as my many, many trips to the bathroom prior to the event will attest!). One of my friends, upon hearing that indelicate comment, very brightly said that I should look on the bright side...at least I don't have to pay for a cleanse!!!
Today's quote is from Ray Bradbury.... "Living at risk is jumping off the cliff and building your wings on the way down"