Friday, April 22, 2011

Swap Received

Look what was waiting for me when I got home from holiday's last night....isn't it pretty?
This parcel was sent to me by Jo from Lilly Pilly as part of the Friends in Stitching Hatched and Patched swap and she has been waiting patiently for me to return home to open it.
I'm surprised I managed to wait long enough to take a photo before ripping it open!

Inside was a beautiful bag made from the book "In the life of a Bag" which I've been eyeing off for a while....

With perfect little stitcheries....

And plenty of space for important things like books....

And the cutest little matching bookmark that was put to work straight away....

Jo has done a wonderful job making them and the colours she chose are just lovely....they're so ME!
Thankyou so much Jo....I adore them!

Until next time....

7 comments:

  1. what a beautiful gift from Jo.............love it.........

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  2. I'm so happy you liked your gifts, it was a fun swap!

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  3. Lovely gifts - and I know where Jo bought those little red hen cards! We've all been so lucky with our gifts; this was such a nice swap.

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  4. Welcome home...your gifts are gorgeous Trace, Jo had done a beautiful job...

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  5. Beautiful Gifts from Jo..Love that Bag.
    cheers

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  6. I love what Jo made you. That bag has been on my "to do" list for a while now. She has done a lovely job. I also LOVE what you made Dawnie. This was a great swap :)

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  7. Wonderful presents! Jo is so much fun!
    xx, shell

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Thanks so much for your comments...... It's nice to know i'm not just talking to myself!