30 June 2017

17 in 2017 June Progress

June proved to be exceptionally warm for England, it finally peaked last week at 34C we don't have air-con! a lot of time was spent reading in the shade by the river, trying to stay cool,  Jasper enjoyed lying on a wet towel being sprinkled with the watering can 😂


I did manage a little progress on Meridith's challenge, here is my original list
http://emilyscupboard.blogspot.co.uk/2017/01/17-in-2017.html

I continued embroidering on my Mermaid


I have a basket sitting ready to take outside with my Down the Rabbit Hole appliqué


I am still slowly stitching down leaves...


6 comments:

  1. Here is has been extremely humid along with the heat, too. Luckily we do have AC .
    I love the peek at your Down the rabbit hole applique--it looks beautiful (if complicated to my applique-challenged eyes!!).
    I love the colors you chose...beautiful work Elaine...
    hugs, Julierose

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  2. I love the fussy cut flower centers. It gives them so much depth. I just love that center so much. Sorry you're suffering with the heat. Your sweet dog looks miserable, poor thing. So glad you came up with a way to help him endure.

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  3. I think your Down the Rabbit Hole is the second I have seen this week. Lovely! stay cool in the shade I converted that and 93 is very hot to not have A/C - do most in England not have A/C? you usually do not have temps that hot do you?

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  4. Oh, my word. 34 is a bit much. I think I'd have been with Jasper on the wet towel!

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  5. I'm sure Jasper has appreciated his wet towel. You've been progressing forward and that's the most important aspect of this challenge. Great job.

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  6. I visit your blog for the first time :o))
    After a few posts with lovely fabrics and pictures !I've found your golden Jasper too :o))
    Greetings,
    Simone

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