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Chapter forty-four – Don’t touch my threads!

previously on The grey tailI’ve shown you more kitty pictures and a few delicious things.

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only a couple of days left before I go to the needlework fair, YAY! I must say I’m in full fair-mode. I prepared a list of things I need with colour choices and sizes (mainly Grigoletto linens and ThreadworX pearl cotton threads for the Brodierie Suisse projects); things I reserved and things I want to take a look at in person; things I hope to find at a better price; ..

I also wrote down a few stand numbers so that I can orientate a little better. thursday might be a bit more crowded than I expected, nevertheless I will be there cause I signed up for a Broderie Suisse course with Maria Concetta Ronchetti/Antichi Ricamithere are Stitching Olympics contests as well, with two races for the fastest stitcher every day and a final champion announced at the end of the fair. now I will pass on this cause I can’t stay long enough for the second round, while as the first one is taking place I’ll still be driving to the fair. even so, I thought it was a pretty cool idea, you can read a little about it here.

now off to the patty cake 🙂

I haven’t had the pleasure to use this laundry basket for laundry in quite some time.
kitty tent for happy campers.
I’m a real wild one.
handmade polymer clay buttons by Sabine/Oeil2cha I thought I could use for The Shop Around the Corner’s Marquoir.
hand painted ceramic cake dish by a local shop, Ceramiche della Riviera.


hand painted ceramic cake dish by Ceramiche della Riviera.
now that’s proper furniture!
you might want to cut an opening there..
happy and fluffy
“for all purposes”.
possibly the best potato sack ever made.

yes, I was the last living soul on Earth to see Despicable Me, which I loved by the way.

me loves these threads.
me luuvs them so much.
no, pleaase. I really need them!
don’t touch my threads!

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don’t forget to enter your comment for Signed Pumpkins, and autumn giveaway. you can read all about and sign in IN THIS POST ONLY.

good luck!

hugs and happy xxx,


4 thoughts on “Chapter forty-four – Don’t touch my threads!

  1. He’s just so darn cute! And at least the threads were in bags 🙂 That cake dish is beautiful! Nice find 🙂 Have a GREAT time at the fair – I wish we had things like that near me…


  2. Great post as always, Chiara. I love, love, love the cute buttons and the cake dish is divine! Just going to hop on a plane and come over and “borrow” them for a while! lol! I might bring Taras Babba home with me for a visit with Furio and Milo, too. He would love Eaglemont.
    Love to you both, Kaye xoxoxo


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