Funky and Fifty

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Funky and Fifty

The ocassion was my 50th birthday and I decided a retro party was in order- seventies styleee! Here I am in my original yellow blouse sourced from Dolly Mix Vintage  in Leicester and the tank top designed and made myself !

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Author: onoodlesstitchcraft

An erstwhile teacher who has taken a new path due to illness and returned to an earlier existence exploring her artistic and creative skills of stitchcraft. My oldest son laughs and says I am as mad as a spoon, qualifying the comment that I am not like other middle aged mothers... well hurrah for that! So what do I do? I love to cook, I am never without a craft project or a few on the go, I love my garden, walking, nature and the environment. I am a magpie for vintage patterns and love colour. I get pleasure from creating and giving to friends. I have a rabbit! I ride a bike and recycle... Drink too much tea and like nothing better than to lunch with friends. Snuggling up on cold winter nights is essential. I like the theatre; musicals and dance in particular. Amongst my favourite films are Seven Brides for Seven Brothers, Singing in the Rain and Fried Green Tomatoes. I love to read anything from Crime thrillers to classics (love Wuthering Heights) or biographies about inspirational people. I hate sexism or racism and disingenuous people. I value friendship and above all else my family.

One thought on “Funky and Fifty

  1. Okay, so this was last year and I am now a year older although maybe no wiser! However. it was a time that marked a turning point for me as Lupus had made it clear that ‘work’ was no longer an option and other avenues needed to be explored. The outfit was a nod to the seventies when I was a teenager! Tasteful it was not. The tank top was created and kick started my renewed love of crochet…

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