Dorothy . . . . and a teaser for next week

3 Sep

We have a new member of Team Kilburn. A very lovely lady called Dorothy. She turned up on our doorstep this morning, offering her services. She’s quite an unusual character, she won’t mind me saying. Her aim is to spread smiles and happiness, and she insisted on a photo. So here she is:

This is the TKOE sock monkey made by the mum of one of Rosie’s friends. She is really quite the best sock monkey we’ve ever seen, and was made with thoughts of Rosie and her absolute passion for socks. She’s for all the Kilburns to share, so we thought all of Team Kilburn should have part of her. Thank you so much Jenne – she is beautiful, and made us laugh when she tumbled out of the envelope.

That’s a nice start to the week.

Oh yes. Just before you all close down today’s blog, just click on this.

It’s a teaser for something next week. Courtesy of Mr Tony Walsh, aka Longfella Poet, TKOE and Rosie’s friend, and Designer Mike, who you all now know about. And thanks to you all as well. As you’ll see. Next week.

Jo xx

*Edit – Just replaced the link and embedded the video instead for you all!



9 Responses to “Dorothy . . . . and a teaser for next week”

  1. Andrea Clarke September 3, 2012 at 7:16 pm #

    well Dorothy made me smile so job done – tremendous! and I’ve followed the link so am now in eager anticipation but on the other hand not really looking forward to the date and all that goes with it.

    take care

  2. Jo September 3, 2012 at 7:46 pm #

    Oh! A TKOE elf has infiltrated my post. It’s like magic. Thank you Mike.

  3. Lin September 3, 2012 at 8:22 pm #

    Errrmmmm….when I click on the vid I get an error………don’t think its just me………sorry elven Mike…………x

  4. Lin September 3, 2012 at 8:24 pm #

    Yaay!!! Working now!! Maybe it was just me………….:(
    Great teaser tho……..:)

  5. Helen & Harrie September 3, 2012 at 9:30 pm #

    Love the sock monkey. It wud definitely cheer you up when ure having a bad day. And if u have a bad day then so what! Clicked on the link and intrigued………. Sending u all our love as always xxxx

  6. celia butler September 4, 2012 at 12:42 pm #

    Love Dorothy (my mum’s name), thank you for sharing. What a lovely thought to make one for TKOE.and mission accomplished.
    And Poem for Rosie is going to be fantastic…x

  7. Lucy and Russ September 4, 2012 at 7:15 pm #

    I LOVE Dorothy!!

  8. miriammcclay September 6, 2012 at 12:56 pm #

    Great video Mike and great words too.

  9. Deborah Crosby September 12, 2012 at 5:06 am #

    Just watched the video of the poem teaser. Just fabulous. It brought memories of the life force that was Rosie – no, correction, IS ROSIE – flooding back. Well done everyone!
    And Dorothy made me smile – love the demeanour!
    And it’s 12th September so I will thinking of Rosie and family all day.

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