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Tuesday, August 10, 2010

~Look What The Mailman Brought Me~

Good Tuesday evening everyone. I wanted to share with you some wonderful things that were waiting for me when we returned from our vacation. I was the lucky winner of a birthday giveaway. I won this primtastic bonnet from Jenn at Bittersweet Prims. I kind of won this by default because Jenn had to pick two winners. I'm perfectly fine winning this way. Hey I will take a homemade prim creation any time I can get one! Look at this perfectly prim goody. This is the first bonnet I have ever had. Now I know why so many ladies are fascinated with them. For now it is hanging on the side of a ladder that sits on the hearth of our fireplace. Eventually I will have it hanging from a peg shelf.

Next I participated in another fabulous swap hosted by none other than Char from The Pickled Pepper Patch. This swap was a textile swap. My partner was Tammy from A Primitive Place. I absolutely love everything Tammy sent. She is very passionate about prims and she is also a wonderful crafter. Isn't that swatch of fabric the best. How does something that simple give a girl such pleasure!

These stockings will just be perfect hanging at the fireplace this Christmas. I just think they are so darn precious. I may have to ask Tammy to make me a couple more of them.

This pillow sits on my couch. I love it.

Last but not least, Tammy was very generous with hand towels, fingertip towels and napkins. At least I think they are napkins. I'm really contemplating framing them.
I really want to than Jenn and Tammy for being so generous with their giving. One day soon I will be having a giveaway so I can possibly give back to someone something just as special as they have so graciously given to me.

That's all for now. I think I hear my bed pillow calling me. I hope everyone had a fabulous Tuesday and I hope the week ahead brings you many happy moments and tons of blessings.

Hugs,
AMY

ps. Tammy I'm hoping your swap package makes it to you tomorrow.

17 comments:

  1. wow! lots of wonderful goodies indeed!

    Janet

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  2. Hi Amy,
    I am so happy you liked your goodies.
    I had fun swaping with you.
    I will be sure to let you know when my package arrives.

    Take Care,
    Tam

    PS.... LOVED your new boonet!!

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  3. Oh boy, nothing like getting home and having gifts awaiting for ya :)
    Illove everything!!! That bonnet is just way too cute and all of your textiles that you received from Tammy are just awesome.

    Congratulations!

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  4. love the bonnet..and I love where you have it hung..you got some wonderful goodies...;)

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  5. I love your prairie bonnet Amy! For some reason or another I haven't made one or bought one but I'm definitely on the look out for one now!
    Your swap goodies are fab! Lucky you!
    Thanks for your sweet comments and anniversary wishes - so good to hear from you,
    Best wishes
    Christine

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  6. Don't you just love a good mail day!

    Love the new look of your blog!

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  7. You received some awesome goodies!!! Enjoy!!!! Love your new bonnet too!!!!

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  8. Very nice blog....Love the bonnet
    also!

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  9. What a pretty bonnet and I love where you have it, it looks great on that ladder.

    How fun to receive so many textiles! Yah! I wouldn't know what to do with it all but it would sure be fun trying to figure it out. Haha! Enjoy all your goodies!

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  10. Very nice! Love hand towels and those look really pretty!

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  11. Thanks for visiting my blog and leaving such a nice comment. Your mailman delivery is wonderful. Love the bonnet and how you have it displayed. Have a Nice Day, Suzanne

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  13. Enjoyed a first visit here! Following now.

    Awesome goodies....

    Come see me soon.

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  14. Your beautiful bonnet looks perfect on the ladder. Congrats! All your swap goodies are great. Enjoy!

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  15. Hi Amy,
    thanks so much for your sweet comments on my blog. It is hard to see them go, but I know he'll be fine and so will I. You're such a thoughtful friend and I'm so thankful for you!!
    Your new goodies are all wonderful. Congratulations on winning!
    Blessings to you~ Birgit

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  16. Wow and congratulations on all your goodies, Amy! It's a wonder you didn't hug your mailman! I love everything you got!

    Have a great evening!
    Tammy

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