Sunday, 8 April 2018

April Craft Group

Another Craft group in April, though small numbers was just as enjoyable and members continued to sew the items from last month and some made some new stuff.
Sandra, Susan and Lynne made these items:

Sandra made a make up bag and inserted her first zip

 Susan made a tablet/book pillow

 Lynne had been having a go at Bargello Quilting with Rainbow Colours

Monday, 19 March 2018

South Wirral Darts

The Sapphires had their first tournament tonight. South Wirral Group ladies played a round Robin tournament.
Willaston Hey WI, Hooton WI, Capenhurst and Ledsham WI and Neston Riverside and Little Sutton Sapphires.
An enjoyable evening and the Sapphires won all their matches and came away with the Rose Bowl.

Wednesday, 14 March 2018

Inspiring Author

March's meeting for Little Sutton Sapphires WI was the Inspiring Author Gina Kirkham, local lady who after spending time as a Police Officer with merseyside police decided after her retirement to write about her experiences in a funny book called "Handcuffs, Truncheons and Polyester Thong.
Well worth a read.
Had the members of Little Sutton Sapphires WI in fits of laughter

Sunday, 11 February 2018

Sapphire Dart Players

As part of the Cheshire Federation of WI's, Little Sutton Sapphires are also part of the South Wirral Group and are gearing up to playing in the darts match, between other WI's in that group. Some of the Sapphires at Darts Practise

Crafting Sapphires

Members of Little Sutton Sapphires WI attended crafting sessions at the local community center in Ellesmere Port.
Saturday 10th Feb was Flower Arranging and Sewing, where members mad two flower arrangements - Cup and Saucer and a Bowl

They then went on in the afternoon to make Car bin bags and shopping totes from Fat Quarters

Wednesday, 10 January 2018

Christmas Party

42 Brave Sapphires came on a windswept raining night to the village hotel in Brombrough for the Christmas Party. It was a Motown evening and was enjoyed by all.

Tuesday, 28 November 2017

Annual Meeting

The Sapphires WI held their annual meeting on 8th November and l can say that by a unanimous vote our President once more is Adele Hewitt.
Adele has been the inspiration for the Sapphires from 2015, when she first approached the Cheshire Federation to find out about opening a WI in Little Sutton.