I'm enjoying opening a present everyday from
my partner for the Advent swap.
The photo above shows presents from days 16 to 20,
a photo frame, some Christmas snowflakes, a diary, some
craft papers (in one of my favourite colours) and a
delightful crocheted flower brooch.
Days 21 to 22 are below
Are these gorgeous, or are these gorgeous!
A veritable bouquet of crocheted flowers
and a trio of hearts - I have a last discovered
why the box of presents smelled of lavender - the
red and white heart is filled with it and I love lavender!
Thanks again Victoria x
Here now are some of the presents I made for Victoria.
Four blank birthday cards using Laura Ashley papers
for the background and Tim Holtz/Alterations
'Sewing Room' dress maker's die.
Here's the inside
Next is a jar of 'pretty pink and green things'
(Victoria's favourite colours)
I decopatched the lid of the jar and attached
some pink ribbon around it.
Finally, another Post-It Note holder
(I previously made a more modern one, but this is in a
Using a base fabric, I machine stitched a collage of various scraps
together. I transferred the image to fabric using the technique
as described by Leandra on the Paperartsy's blog.
The little rectangle is metal and embossed with
a Vintaj DecoEmboss by Sizzix.
There is a small crocheted flower on there too.
Once it was complete, I attached it to the mountboard cover
with Pinflair Bookbinding Glue.
Just three more days to go!!
Thanks for looking :)