Friday, November 3

An Abundance of Gifts

Louise sent mucho goodies from the Big Apple.

I nearly burst into tears when I was unwrapping them yesterday as it was like finding treasure.

I almost didn't want to unwrap them as they had little messages on each one - her new stamp kit had been put to good use!

Felted wool, or felled wool to be technically correct - subtle colours I had been searching for

Wool I had been drooling over on the Internet. Once I locate my knitting needles I will experiment to find the stitch that best shows off this beautiful yarn.

Some of Louise's crochet. Stella and I think it's to nice to put a cup of coffee on so I am currently thinking of what I can do with my little square - suggestions on a postcard please.
And as if all this wasn't enough her mum brought me round a huge bag of cooking apples! and Stella bought me a cream version of the T shirt that she and I are currently living in - the perfect T shirt, washes and tumble dries beautifully, long in the body, and with a flattering neck line - from our favourite shop - New Look


  1. gifts in the post are the best!

    looks like you got yourself lots of lovely treats...wrapping is so sweet with the messages.

    my bara b worked by the way. you were so right about it being the easiest cake in the world to make. thanks so much for the recipe!

    have a great weekend. any sparklers? x

    p.s. i had a peek at florence hope ...can't wait for more :)

  2. I love percels - even when I know what it is.

    I am a very lucky girl. I have really been spoilt.

  3. Anonymous4:45 PM

    It's a two way street! Thank you for my lovlies - it's great to have crafty swops!


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