Thursday, November 3, 2011

Ghastlie Blog Hop Day #10


Thrice the brinded cat hath mew'd. Thrice and once, the hedge-pig whin'd. Harpier cries: 'tis time! 'tis time! Round about the caldron go;
In the poison'd entrails throw. Toad, that under cold stone, Days and nights has thirty-one; Swelter'd venom sleeping got, Boil thou first i' the charmed pot! Double, double toil and trouble; Fire burn, and caldron bubble.


Be sure to visit these Ghastlie Sisters today - our final day:

Mrs Nan Ghastlie

Mrs Gmama Jane Ghastlie

Mrs Joan Ghastlie

Mrs Nancy Ghastlie

Ms Susan Ghastlie

Madame Ghastlie


Fillet of a fenny snake, In the caldron boil and bake; Eye of newt, and toe of frog, Wool of bat, and tongue of dog, Adder's fork, and blind-worm's sting, Lizard's leg, and owlet's wing, For a charm of powerful trouble,
Like a hell-broth boil and bubble. Double, double toil and trouble; Fire burn, and caldron bubble.


Be sure you leave a comment on each blog for a chance of one of the TWO Grand Prizes


Jodi from Forth Worth Fabric Studio sent along this lovely package of Ghastlies - I think it was 5 collections...lots' of yardage


Velocity 50 from Reliable...They have been sew downright generous...

Winners will be announced on Saturday.


Scale of dragon; tooth of wolf; Witches' mummy; maw and gulf Of the ravin'd salt-sea shark; Root of hemlock digg'd i the dark; Liver of blaspheming Jew; Gall of goat, and slips of yew Sliver'd in the moon's eclipse; Nose of Turk, and Tartar's lips; Finger of birth-strangled babe
Ditch-deliver'd by a drab, Make the gruel thick and slab: Add thereto a tiger's chaudron, For the ingrediants of our caldron. Double, double toil and trouble; Fire burn, and caldron bubble.


I hope you have enjoyed these 10 days of Ghastlie fun and inspiration and join us again next year.

Cool it with a baboon's blood, Then the charm is firm and good.
--- Shakespeare's "MacBeth" ---

Sewingly Yours,

5 comments:

  1. OMG Ms Sharon Ghastlie if i didnt know any better i would have thought you were a witch,those spells sound so real,hahahahaah better keep on your good side.

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  2. Spine-tingling poem and an appropriate ending for our hop. Its been fun, my Ghastlie Sistah!

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  3. I love that scene from MacBeth! I was once one of the witches in a school talent show!
    Now I'm off to finish today, sadly the last day, of Ghastlie hopping.

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  4. I've never played the part, but have often repeated those lines....gruesome! Just the right touch for ending the hop. But then I have always loved Shakespeare. LOL
    Hope your weekend is warm and pleasant.

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  5. Scales of Dragon....grin....I read a book where these are fire proof. Maybe if I find a dragon, I can fire proof my house.

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