Shebafudge that this was one of the ornaments she wanted to stitch and from reading her post - I was inspired and went on a quest to shop for the gingerbread buttons and the silicone cupcake liners:) I had success after 2 days of hunting.
Thank you Sharon for your inspiration!
Here it is all finished
Made the cording for the hanger myself. I didn't have the tiny heart buttons, I substituted tiny red buttons.
website). This beautiful ornament was sent to me by Catherine (EMS-Catvache) from France. This was our Holiday ornament exchange.
All these goodies came to me in this Incredible hand made stitched envelope by Bea. Yes it really did get thru customs and arrived safe and sound. Some trims, needles, a pretty felt ornament and a gift certificate to 123stitch.com - WOW!!! How lucky I am!
The back of the envelope Bea stitched a wreath, bee, and a Christmas tree:)
Thank you very much Bea for all your generosity. I am using the pocket for threads and scissors.
thegreytail" back in October. I won a signed copy of Autumn Sampler by Nikycreations. All the way from Italy. How cool is that!
Thank you Chiara, I look forward to stitching it after the holidays.
Some updates on my wips. This is Mary's Sampler all I have to do is stitch the border.
My progress for Fairy Hill Bothy Threads Cut Thru SAL with Debbie and Linda!
"Journal your Christmas" by Shimelle.
This is a scrapbooking class to celebrate the holiday season. I've enjoyed participating in this class over the years. And for this year I'm keeping it simple, here is my album cover. If you would like to learn more of the class click on "Journal your Christmas" above for Shimelle's post explaining all about it.
Just to give you an idea what the inside looks like, this is my page for Dec 1st.
Preparing the album is lots of fun and after the holidays are over I have something nice to reflect back on.
No trees up yet but am getting closer. Preparing for Christmas is so much fun! Do you have your tree up yet? By the way we are having extremely cold temperatures the last few nights - 28 degrees. No snow! I also have my PS - "Christmas Eve" sampler being framed. It will be done in 2 weeks. Just in time for Christmas.
Thank you for your visit. with my Love and Appreciation - Annette