well, that’s just bloody typical!
I just finished blocking the colour for the Antependium top border, and you see that little swirl of red thread sitting on top of the cover cloth? Know what that is?
It’s five threads of the original batch of madder red thread, that’s what that is. And you know just nicely that if I hadn’t spent a weekend dyeing more thread I would have run out, don’t you? All that faff and I ended up not needing it – AAAARGH!
In other news, Gareth brought the big bird of paradise plant in from the balcony for winter, so Branston has been practicing his fierce brave jungle kitty routine…
Mostly though, he sleeps in the dirt and then scatters soil all over the bedroom floor