Waiting to open this swap has been very hard.....I was excited yesterday checked the date and I had the date wrong......but it was totally worth the wait...I've been thoroughly spoiled by Cheryl
Ho ho ho and opening the presents we go/.....
A gorgeous reindeer table runner...look at his variegated nose ..too cute!!
a lovely snowman candle mat, such delicate snowman
a santa bag is not complete with the essence of Christmas. Cheryl included Christmas pot purri mix, smells just like Christmas, totally love it..
A pic of all my goodies, lots of extras hehehe chocolate, Chrissy fat quarter, hand painted plum pudding button.
A huge stitchy hug to Cheryl of Cheryls stitching for such beautiful pressies...feels just like Christmas...and also a big hug to Cheryll for organising another successful xmas in july swap...will post what I sent when my partner opens them...till then have a very Merry Christmas in July!!!
A few rainy dreary days...what is one to do?? Position yourself in a central position to supervise, mediate and feed the children.... Take out your current BOMs and play catch up....yesterday I worked into the Splendid Sampler ... I am way behind but slow n steady....
Today I have played with Sarah Fielkes BOM.... I had 19 stars to cut n sew....I chain pieced the half square triangles , they must have been a kilometre long lol...
Time for a rest this afternoon and watch Ever After....my girls love Cinderella..... Can you pick the wrongly turned triangle lol...lucky only the individual blocks are stitched.....
At last life feels like it is slowly returning to normal. The past eight weeks have been filled with trips to Lightning Ridge, Home, Sydney, Lightning Ridge, Home, Sydney, Home, Sydney Home, Sydney, Manly, Home... filled with mourning, pre wedding activities, Graduation, Week long child assessments in Manly and final an actual wedding.....
May I introduce Mr and Mrs Galey.....
My beautiful daughter (no2) and son in law (no 2)
The happy couple
The bridal waltz
My beautiful daughter (no1) and son in law (no 1)
My gorgeous grandsons, their mummy and daddy ( pictured above) live in Perth sniff sniff..
Yay just married
My beautiful daughter ( No1) and the bridesmaids
More beautiful daughters ( No 3 and No 1)
and finally beautiful daughters ( no 1 and no 2) again.
May I add that the numbering of my daughters and son in laws are by order of birth and not by favouritism ....hehehehe