Sunday Sevens // 25 2015

A week that passed in the blink of an eye! Sunday Sevens is here to give an insight into seven days in my shoes. Read all about it with Nat at Threads and Bobbins. 

1. I had some time to myself last Sunday, so went for a wander down to town in search of sunglasses.  

 2. The sun made more of an appearance during this week’s dog walks, meaning they feel like so much more of a pleasure than a chore.  

   3. Time for a trim! And a bit of a touch up on my regrowth…  

 4.  In preparation for taking a school trip this week, my friend and I visited a farm to conduct a risk assessment. Of course we couldn’t help but coo over the piglets while we were there.  

 5.  Self-seeding poppies in my garden. They didn’t grow in this spot last year, so were an extra bright and beautiful surprise.  

  6.  I returned to Lincoln to attend a sewing meet at Rock Paper Scissors. It was lovely to sit and chat with other sewists, whilst doing a little hand sewing.  

  7. Other than the meet, I’ve made a kind of bargain with myself that I won’t see until I’ve finished writing reports. It’s already 2 weeks since I made anything! Instead I took my laptop outside to ease the pain.  I was so engrossed in my work that my shoulders did turn a little bit pink though!  

   This week I’m including an extra photo, which I think will be useful for posterity – I can’t believe the weather that’s forecast for the week ahead.  

It’s looking like an extremely hot one! Enjoy the sunshine, and unlike me, be sure to apply plenty of sunscreen 😎


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  1. Good luck with your pact not to sew whilst there’s work to be done, but don’t be sad, have an hours if you need it / you’ll work better!
    Isn’t sunshine amazing! It’s even made working this weekend more bearable. Nice shades! 😎

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    1. I’m hoping reports will be a distant memory by next weekend, so fingers crossed all will be well! Thank you – I wanted some sunnies that were vintage-looking but not TOO much, I do quite like them 🙂

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  2. I love the socks!!! I’m actually jealous of the weather you are having this week + next…it’s ever so stormy over here 😦 Where are the pigs? They look very cute, as do the doggies!

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  3. I love the photo on the dog walk and so happy to hear you’re getting a little summer there! You can have some of ours, we have too much here in eastern Washington state–111F here yesterday. Hope for a speedy end to reports and return to sewing!

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