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Wednesday, 27 July 2011

The Versatile Blogger

Some time ago, Magpie Mimi at http://magpiemimi.blogspot.com/ kindly nominated me for the Versatile Blogger Award.  Thank you!  I've had to think of 7 things I can tell you that you may not already know about me.   So here goes:

1.  I'm learning to speak Italian (Ciao bella!)
2.  My middle name is Margaret (it's where 'Marguerite Designs' comes from, and the fact that I like the flowers...).
3.  I've met and spoken to Prince Charles (it was at Sandringham Flower Show and he asked if I grew my own vegetables!).
4.  I won a design competition at college for my umbrella cover (very apt for someone from Manchester).
5.  I collect owls (any sort - except real ones!).
6.  I am a member of the Women's Institute.
7.  I was East Midlands Sales Assistant of the Year in 1988 (for a major credit card company).

I also have to pass the award on to 7 other bloggers and I'd like these to be:

Debi at http://fashionsfromthepast.blogspot.com/
Kat at http://macskakat.wordpress.com/
Jane at http://daisydonut.wordpress.com/
Judi at http://sewblessedmaw.blogspot.com/
Charlotte at http://heartscottage.blogspot.com/
Rachel at http://houseofpinheiro.blogspot.com/
Jacky at http://www.northwestisbest.co.uk/

3 comments:

  1. An umbrella design is definitely apt for Manchester... the clouds are looking very grey at the moment. Thanks for including me!

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  2. Hi Diane, thank you for the award, and congratulations on your debut at Sew Weekly, your shirt if fabulous.

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  3. Thank you so much Diane, I'm still versitile yeahhh . Xx

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