Monthly Archives: October 2013

My San Marino Mariners on sweet water

San Marino is a tiny independent country  surrounded by  Italy.  It is inrernationally famous for two products – its postage stamps and its ceramics. Pottery was being made there for centuries .  In 1955 the government took notice of this … Continue reading

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My San Marino girls

 San Marino is a tiny independent country  surrounded by  Italy.  It is inrernationally famous for two products – its postage stamps and its ceramics. Pottery was being made there for centuries .  In 1955 the government took notice of this … Continue reading

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Any port in a storm

A thunderstorm makes the most unlikely friends bond together.

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Bern bought this Red Label Denim Jacket in 1976. It has had a lot of wear! My Mother in Law sewed him a new collar from the fabric of his jeans at the time. Bern’s weight never fluctuates so this … Continue reading

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Another beautiful Maxi skirt. It has a flattering shape. I can still remember the blood,sweat and tears that went into making this when I was at school.

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Must be Autumn

Out of my bedroom window…Sunbleached leaves cling tightly rattling with mirth being whisked and whipped as if on some expensive fair ground ride, (only losing the odd paying customer).

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Mare’s tails and mackerel scales make lofty ships take in their sails…

Our Sky this afternoon is beautiful. Apparently it’s called a ‘Mackerel sky’ or if you are in Germany ‘a flock of sheep’. They are small, white and fluffy cirrocumulus clouds and consist of ice crystals.

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