Thursday, August 09, 2007

She's Home

Our daughter arrived home from Africa via London this evening. She's tucked up in her own bed and I've peeked in a couple of times just to see her lying there. She had a wonderful trip. I made this welcome sign this afternoon, inspired by others I've seen in blogland.
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Tuesday, August 07, 2007

Postal Goodies from Germany


I won a drawing over at Sheree's Alchemy. The parcel arrived with enticing German postage stamps. International postage is so exotic. I opened the outer envelope to find...


a beautifully wrapped package tied up with a chocolate brown ribbon. And when I opened that...


I saw two pieces of lovely Amy Butler fabric. Thank you, Sheree. Now, what to make...?
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Thursday, August 02, 2007

Rolls and Rolls


While in Avignon on our vacation, I found this store. Wow, so many ribbons and trims. The shelves you see in the picture slide sideways to reveal even more treasure behind. I bought just one kind of trim because I was overwhelmed with all the choices.

What's your favourite thing to do with ribbon and trim?
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A Bit of This and That

  Off in the distance Mount Baker, in the USA, gleams in the sunlight. My best guess is that it's about 100 km away as the crow flies. T...