2017 Armitage Weekly Round-up #17

Hooray! I made a sale. Thank you thank you thank you to whoever bought a practically pretty spiral notebook in my Redbubble store! This is another of my little charity schemes, with 100% of the proceeds going to one of Richard’s Just Giving causes. Have a look at the store – there are some nice little gift ideas in there for yourself – or the fan friend with a special place in your heart. Damn, too late for mother’s day…

Which reminds me that I haven’t progressed any further with #3 of my fabric designs. I have the design sussed out and ready to assemble. This time I did a bit of drawing myself, and I have decided upon a colour scheme, too. I just need to put the finishing touches to it, create a hi-res jpg and have it printed on Woven Monkey…

Anyway, must get on with this week’s round-up. I’m afraid it won’t be long – partly because there is not that much to link to, partly because I am on the verge of tendonitis in my right arm and am trying to minimise typing as much as I can, in an attempt to rest my arm over the weekend. Here goes…

  1. Watch Richard’s career unfold in a gif set made by riepu10. Anybody remember “Man in Pub”? Convincing back-acting, I can tell you!
  2. Remember that scene in RH where Guy is putting on his tighty shirt? Well, mezzmerizedbyrichard felt it was nice to see him *un*dress rather than dress. This is a gif set for continuous loop!
  3. You don’t need International Dance Day to enjoy this gif set by serik27! I loveloveloved it!
  4. Some very Armitagean acting in this gif set of Daniel Miller by ghisborne *wink wink*
  5. Team Castle! No, not the fictional novelist of the TV thriller. This one has a cute Gisborne. Drawn by phantomdrawingbooth
  6. Totallyradioactive goes to her part 6 of the RA Challenge
  7. Just in. I know you have seen it all, but I want to keep this collection of these photos of RA from Lisa Frank’s My Celebrity Boyfriend project handy. Posted by kimanne723
  8. Guess who is this!? Clematis70 posts #24 of her audio quiz
  9. More irreverence from nfcomics in the What a Guy Wants series
  10. Not really a fan of the vampire genre, but this manip of Guy as Van Helsing by Jona Dreyer is really convincinly done. Linking via anemiechen
  11. Bingo. I totally agree with i-got-soul-but-i-am-not-a-soldier – It’s a case of “not in my bed, but in my head”
  12. Totallyradioactive15 shows a close-up of her deliciously discreet RA fan item. Good call – always on-body, yet no one suspects… Best worn by women whose boyfriends’ names begin with the letter R

There, short but entertaining. Hope you have enjoyed it.

Tune in later today for Challenge question #14. Probably will have to be picture heavy if I have to avoid typing. In a bid to stop myself from interwebbing, I will have to go shopping now. *sigh* The hardship! I need some input from Ikea on my spring cleaning tidying initiative.

Happy weekend!

Guylty ❤️

42 thoughts on “2017 Armitage Weekly Round-up #17

  1. Thanks for the round-up!
    Yikes on the right arm! Maybe you could try using the mouse with your left hand? My husband is right-handed but switched to left-hand mouse controlling when his right arm was acting up and has had no trouble since. Just a thought. I tried that strategy but it never worked for me, then again, my right arm never acted up like that… so far…
    Have fun at IKEA!

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  2. Sorry to hear this, Guylty. Do take care of yourself.

    Another great roundup. #1 is fascinating. I’d not seen Man in Pub before.

    #7 Aww! I wonder what they were singing, does anyone know?

    #9 Hmmph. Poor, poor Gizzy. What a thing to mar your beautiful death. 😮I have the wet wipes at the ready and an indelible marker pen ready for Forest Boy.

    Loving #12 Neat, discreet and classy.

    Thanks again, Guylty. I hope your arm gets better stat.💐

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    • My arm is doing much better today. I am sure it is because I have avoided too much typing – have spent my time with domestic stuff instead, like planting my window boxes, baking bread, tidying up.
      #1 “Man in Pub” is literally a role as an extra on a show called “Boon” – not really a credited role, I think…
      #7 According to Liza Franks (on Twitter), it was this:

      Interesting choice of music – old, classic, what I would call “Kiffermucke” (stoner music) – but opportunity for headbanging, flexing the biceps, air-guitar, scrunched up faces and singing at the top of one’s voice at someone else…

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  3. Save your arm/hand and don’t answer this comment. Liked everything but I think the shirt striptease takes the prize.

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  4. I’m sorry for the hand, take care! Nice compilation of links, I agree completely with 11! I’m very curious about the third fabric I was thinking a good color for background might be the color of his costume from the Berlin premiere. Since I made the challenge, I was thinking what color reminds me of RA and this was my choice! Congratulations for your first sale on Redbubble, I’m sure there will be many more. I plan to make an order, but I need to spend some time on that site, so many gorgeous items!

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