Purrfect preparation

My dad is a busy bee at the moment preparing my beautiful Nocturne for our holiday. She’s having some TLC and a makeover. Dad gave her a sand down with 80 grit paper. Then she had a couple of little blemishes filled in.

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It’s quite a big job to do but it’s worth it because I think she looks even more stunning once it’s done!

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The progress is pawesome already don’t you think? I can’t wait to go and inspect dad’s handy work!

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She’s now going to be treated to a sand with 120 grit paper and finally another sand with 240 grit paper! Once all the sanding is finished she will need to be stained and varnished. Hopefully I can help with that part!

Bisous Bailey

Comments

  1. Bailey, I’m sure you could help. What grit is your tongue? 🙂

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  2. Lots of work indeed – a boat is a hole in the water into which one pours money. 😉

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  3. Enough work just on a 20′ Flying Fifteen – I don’t envy you that task. Worth it when you are finished, though!

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  4. You’re such a BIG help Bailey and I know your Dad will appreciate your help on the finishing touches before you head out to sea!

    Kitty Hugs, Sam

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  5. How exciting! Your human is working so hard – your Nocturne is going to look fantastic, Bailey!

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  6. your Dad is doing a CATABULOUS job!

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  7. Well done dad. It’s not all fun and games at sea

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  8. I’d stay far away from the varnish Bailey…that could be bad for your furs…Nocturne is a gorgeous boat and she’ll look super when the work is done

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  9. Wow. I didn’t think your beloved boat to look any better than it already did. Just make sure you don’t rub your fur against the varnish until it is completely dry. I did once when my mum was getting a wardrobe ready for our house and my fur stuck to it (which mum wasn’t happy about & she likes my fur). Your dad might not be too happy about that & I had to have a sponge bath which I wasn’t too happy about.
    Purrs
    Sam from Australia.

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  10. Don’t get sticky paws Bailey.

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  11. Sounds like your dad is doing a fab job, hope it doesn’t take too long

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  12. Beautiful!

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  13. There’s a few days’ work. Bailey, that varnish would tarnish your coat. Better leave the finishing work to ‘dad’.

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  14. Stain, varnish and kitties are not a good mix. Hope your dad finishes that project before you get on board. Purrs and hugs, Lily Olivia, Mauricio, Misty May, Giulietta, Fiona, Astrid, Lisbeth and Calista Jo

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  15. Nocturne is looking good!

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  16. Yer Dad iz doin a grrreat job makin Nocturne so purrty fer ya n Mum!!! Can hardlee wait to se pix of ya on yer boat!!!
    Lub Nylablue n SherriEllen xo

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