Monday, 25 June 2012

New kitties and a fabby thrifty find.

Hello!
This week I am doing quite well, 2 posts already.
Today I have been listing some new kitties, Mr Betty let me use his super duper computer. He was huffing quite a bit though. He huffed even more when I used some of his 'big envelopes'.

I have now moved away from Mr Bettys office area and I am safely tucked away in my favourite corner.
I have been attempting to make some new kitties so that they resemble certain breeds.
Here are my Orientals/ Siamese.





I have used rather a lot of artistic license with these but I quite like their little faces.
So that's Penny, Susie and Priscilla.

I also made some tabbies.





Jinty and Mimi, I may do some more little shawls in the future. I quite enjoyed making this one and it is a good use of some of my button collection.....I've gotta do summat with them!

And I felt the need to do a boy cat.






This is Freddie and he is a British Short Hair and I think they call them Blues?
My mum has been going for it on the kitty jumper knitting and is now making all sorts. Freddie has a cool hoodie and she has been making many variations of girl kitty sweaters. My mum is a legend!

I have listed the above kitties here along with a few more. Have a mooch and tell me what you think :)

Today I just 'popped' into my favouritist local charity shop and I found this.





I absolutely love this. It is a 1975 crown ducal coffe percolator.
Will I percolate in it? Probably not. I shall just gaze at it.
I am mad for Folk design at the moment and I will be looking out for more of it on my travels.
I paid £8 for it but I think that is ok for something that really makes you smile.

Tonight I will mostly be eating Chilli chicken and Fattoush, playing Cadoo and then watching Salvage Hunters.

Thanks for reading, tomorrow I am going on an adventure with Mrs Teawagon so there is no doubt in my mind that there will be plenty to blog about. X





Posted using IPad and half my brain.

10 comments:

  1. Ohhh Betty - J'adore the coffee perculator!

    x

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  2. Those are so cute and gorgeous. Hope you had a great day with your friend, dee x

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  3. Am thinking I need a boy cat to go with Katie...she is on my blog today :) And a very good find indeed...hope we see some things like this tomorrow xxxxx

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  4. I would love you to make me a 'boy' cat. His name would need to be dodger though.....could you do that....also if I sent a picture to you would that be ok....not looking for a replica of course xx

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    1. I would flippin love to make a boy kitty for you.
      Send me a pic and then I will do my bestest.
      Btw....theres nowt wrong with a replica. When we lost our beloved Perry Mr Betty got me 2 replicas. We now have Billy and Lola!
      I will look forward to seeing Dodger (brill name). Xxx

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  5. Love you!! Its for my Son and his girlfriend in the USA......a surprise xxx It's there kitten which they adore!

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  6. The kittens are just adorable!! So cute :)
    Lovin the coffee percolator as well...
    Magie x

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  7. Ooohh, so happy to have found your blog and these amazing little kitties, love them, cutalicious! Buy that perculator its so cool, the naive pattern is just right now. I have a similar one and use it often. I love vintage and retro, my latest project being a fibro beach house renovation. I do hope you pop on over and say hello.
    Ps what a rad mum doing all that kitty knitten.

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