Friday, July 17, 2009

Lizzie received her parcel :-)

I had some good news a couple of days ago - my F.R.I.E.N.D.S swap partner, Lizzie, received her parcel from me. Thank you Australia Post for a safe transition!

Here is a pic of the items I hand-made. A Festive cushion, an Ipod holder, a cake pincushion, and my rendition of Lizzie's "A House in the Country". Which many of you know, is Lizzie's blog name. :-)
Lizzie has more photos on her blog.

I used a cute house button from my stash as the focal point for this piece, and bordered the stitchery with a woollen fabric. I also coloured the stitchery very lightly with pencil. If you would you like me to share my design with you, please let me know. :-)

Ooh! For me?

I was also delighted this week to receive this award from Anna of Anna Rosa Designs:

Thank you so much, Anna! You are a sweetheart.

Now I am meant to pass this award on to Ten bloggers... but you know what? If you read my blog then please accept this award as I think you are all wonderful! Just right-click on the icon and save it to your hard drive, then publish it on your blog.

Wishing you all a wonderful weekend full of fun, love and relaxation.

Hugs! Vikki x


Vicki ♥ said...

Oh Vikki You did some gorgeous things for lucky is she to have you as her swap partner. I loved all the eye candy :)

Unknown said...

Lovely Goodies you made there...a Great Swap from what I've seen..

Unknown said...

Wow lucky Lizzie , what beautiful things .

Simone de Klerk said...

What a great FRIENDS presents you made. Lucky lucky swapper!
Have a lovely weekend.

Anna Rosa Designs said...

Hi Vikki,
Lizzie is one very lucky lady.
Love the pieces you gave her.

I Purr-Furr to Craft said...

Love what you made for her, Especially the cake, How Yummy! i can almost taste the icing. Such a cute house button too.

Jenny of Elefantz said...

Vikki, she is one very lucky lady - the gifts you made her are sooooooo beautiful!!!

Deb said...

Vikki, your goodies to Lizzie were beautiful. What a lucky lady she is.

Anonymous said...

Hi Vikki, thank you for your kind thoughts for Jess......lovely things you made for your swap was a great swap....Regards Lyn

Abby and Stephanie said...

Beautiful goodies. Swaps are so much fun especially with such thoughtful partners.

Cora said...

The item you made are so cute.

Kris Meares - Tag Along Teddies said...

Hey Vikki! Wow! You and Lizzie sure have had fun spoiling each other! What wonderful new F.R.I.E.N.D.S you are! :0) Enjoy your treats and I'm sure Lizzie will enjoy hers! Bear Hugs! KRIS

A Spoonful Of Sugar said...

What sweet swap goodies - your slice of cake pin cushion looks "delicious" and I love the embroidered picture, complete with picket fence. Swaps are the best aren't they!

Lynda said...

You made some beautiful presents for your partner. Rosie's toesies are so cute.


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