So, are we perky all the way around the globe? Ok, ok. I know. A little too much perk there. I'm trying to hold on to the glow of the weekend--- and look forward to the utter bliss of the holiday weekend coming next weeknd here in the U.S. All glory to extra stash abatement time!
A few exchanges have alighted with new owners so I have several share-worthy thigs for you today.
First, allow me to introduce the TOTALLY AWESOME Chirstmas-in-July exchange ornie I received from Sarah as part of the Friendly Stitchers yahoo group exchange --
Check out that amazingly wonderful finishing --
Isn't it fabulous? I know you have exchange envy! heee heee -- but it's mine! All MINE!
I sent Sarah the following Lizzie Kate piece
You know me. I just have to bead ornaments. For the back I took a cardinal from another LK Chrismtas piece, boxed it up to match the theme of the front and then made up an alphabet that looked like it was LK-ish --
Does it boggle anyone else's mind how much stuffing one of these little ornies can hold? Every time I'm baffled by the amount I need.
In F&S for the Halloween round I did a little ruthing to a Blackbird Designs Christmas ornament for Kathy
I owe you more pictures, but they'll have to await anotherday. I need some culling time. I don't know about you, but initially I love *all* the pics. Weeding takes a little time and distance.