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Thursday, 3 January 2013

Handmade and Special Presents *~*

 
 
 
My daughter Pippa loved the angel I made her...I was so glad.  I had a little tear to watch her open the parcel and be so delighted with a present I had made...it was very special
 
 
 
I bought my grandaughter Lette an Emily Button doll ...and made her a little sleeping bag to pop her in...

 
 
I used a pretty pair of pillow cases that I had picked up on my travels..and then added some prettiness to it...
 
 
 
Emily loved it...
 
 
And so did Lette....


Bunny was a hit too..she ended up in the sleeping bag as well...

I shall try to give my self more time next Christmas so I can make a few more presents

 
Time to put my feet up now...I was a lucky girl too ....

 
My little family gave my some lovely presents..
 
 
And
Fin bought me two pretty dresses...
 
 
 
 
 
I love them .. Thank you Fin xx
Happy New Year to you all !!

12 comments:

  1. I love the things you've created! Lucky family! :) x

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  2. lovely gifts you get and made for youre familly
    and you also a happy new year greetings
    leon10

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  3. Such beautiful, special presents, Thea! I'm sure they'll become family heirlooms in the future, and your children and grandchildren will be sharing them on their blogs ... with great pride. I spy some of my favourites on your present pile too! Hopefully you'll be sharing some of your Granny Chic inspired makes with us soon.

    Have a wonderful day

    Love, Claire xxx

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  4. A lovely christmas post Thea.
    so nice when one's work is appreciated.. i must say the little angel is adorable.
    I also noticed you recieved a book of Sophi Dahl.. i love her programme's.. i think she is a lovely girl and her cooking is delightful.
    Fin made good choices.
    wishing you all the best for 2013..
    val x x

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  5. It's always nice to get such very beautiful self made presents!
    So nice to read that you had a lovely Christmas!

    Kisses, Juliëtte

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  6. 'Happy new Year', lovely Thea!
    I Love Sophie Dayl cook books and even have her programs recorded to watch over and over again....
    Isn't the Granny Chic book fab too!
    ~ And what can I say about your wonderful creations, well as Claire has said already, they are heirlooms for the future, dear friend!I do hope your new year was lovely with your son, I am still under the weather am afraid, but all is quiet after all the festivities, so it is nice to just be, rather than do! Your dresses are wonderful, I love the style...
    Sending kind thoughts, love Maria x

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    1. Hello Maria
      I hope you are better soon my friend (my stinky cold is still keeping me company too)
      stay warm and cosy
      Thea x

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  7. Great Christmas presents both those made and those received!
    Happy New Year!
    June

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  8. Such lovely presents - I had the Granny Chic book too. I spy two dresses from my favourite shop and had a beautiful red one to wear on Christmas Day bought in the Brighton store. I always keep the little buttons from their labels. I hope you have a wonderful 2013 and looking forward to sharing your stories. Love your new header by the way. Karen xx

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  9. Hello Thea. Love the eye candy on this post, lots of lovely goodies.Your dresses are really pretty, the sort of thing I would choose! I really love your new header too, your dresser is full of gorgeousness! I'm afraid I havent been doing much with my blog, nor reading others either lately, just so busy but hopefully back to normal soon!

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  10. Such beautiful hand made gifts - love the sleeping bag that is so cute!

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  11. I love the little red footsies. They would keep my feet warm during this weather. I also love your Header and the idea of separating the different colors and displaying them on the shelves. I should try that at my home. I hope the new year is kind to you.
    ~Sheri at Red Rose Alley

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Thank for your lovely messages they make my day,Thea x