Monday, December 12, 2011

~*I'm Spoiled!*~

Yes, I am truly spoiled to have such wonderful, giving friends!

Hello Dear Friends! Oh, I'm so thrilled to show you the gifts I received in the mail the other day! I'm spoiled rotten I tell ya!!!

I'm a proud member of the online group AAPG (An American Primitive Gathering... on Ebay). Each year we do a Secret Santa Swap where we exchange names and put together a box of goodies to mail to our friend. Bobbie had my name this year... and she went overboard with treasures! I'll say it again... I'm spoiled rotten!

Everything she sent me is so GREAT... I don't know where to begin!

She sent me the current issue of Sampler & Antique Needlework (a most wonderful publication!), some prim labels (oh how fun!), a bundle of linen, some needles, and some beautiful threads!
She stitched me a sweet Snowman pinkeep... ~*Merry Winter 1809*~... a pattern by Country Rustic Primitives... so sweet!
She stitched up a lovely penny rug candle mat... aaaahhhhhh :-)
I placed it in front of our Nativity for now. I think it looks very nice there.
If that wasn't all enough.... she also hooked up this cute guy! ~*Snow Guy*~... a pattern by Maria of Star Rug Company. Isn't he just glowing with cheer?!
Bobbie, thank you so very much! You really did spoil me! I just love each and everything... and am so touched by your thoughtfulness. Thank you!

Attached to the penny rug was this...

Wishing you all warm smiles... and holiday cheer...

Betty

18 comments:

  1. oh what beautiful items for you! Lucky girl!!!!

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  2. What a delightful box full of goodies! You are spoiled for sure! Couldn't have happened to a nicer lady : ) Blessings, Shirlee

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  3. wwawwwwwwwwwwwww so many beautiful cutest gifts for you..
    bobbie is very sweet friend..
    hugs for you xx

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  4. What a wonderful package of Christmas goodness! Thanks for sharing. Blessings.

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  5. Great gifts! All that gorgeous thread is calling you for more wonderful designs in 2012!!

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  6. Betty..you are more than welcome. It was a pleasure being able to make something for such a sweet and talented gal! I hope you and your family have a wonderful Christmas!

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  7. Hi Betty, what a wonderful Santa you had!! Love the colors of the thread...the hook mat...you must have been very good!!!

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  8. Wow -- did you ever get some great presents from Bobbie!! Everything is just wonderful!

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  9. Wonderful goodies, Bobbie made some beautiful pieces and sent some wonderful gifts that you can enjoy using.

    Debbie

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  10. OOOOO EEEEE....Bobbi must like you big time! What an awesome gift box!! Love everything! Her blanket stitching is so perfect!! Wow! Somehow, I know they will all have good homes.....Hope your week is off to a great start! Smiles & Hugs ~ Robin

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  11. Very generous gifts! Love the pinkeep and the penny mat looks like it was custom made for your manger scene! :-) Enjoy!

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  12. Such wonderful gifts and the penny rug goes perfect with the nativity!!!

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  13. Oh my goodness, those gifts are all gorgous!

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