14 Dec 2011

A Lovely Package

My A Lovely Package surprise arrived yesterday – and I feel awful as I haven’t even posted mine yet {today – I promise!}. But you have to see the amazing the little collection of gifts I received from Annabel at Fragmented Splendour -                                                                                                                                                                                                                      

She sent me a beautiful little turquoise and gold necklace from her jewellery making – I have it on right now and love it!

A uber cute little boat brooch – these old fashioned sailing boats are my favourite type to see out on the water.
Some crocheted snowflakes – how on earth she knew I’d been lusting after crochet snowflakes since Lizzy bought be a book on them {I know I should have made them myself by now, but they look uber complicated. I started one but it confused me!}
And some pom pom bunting. I think the lacey one might be my favourite. These will definitely be up in the house!

I feel a little self-conscious about the package I have sent her now as it is no where near as cute - in fact it is far from 'cute' but I was really happy with it {And I just hope it arrives in one piece. I did use bubble wrap but after wrapping I could hear some clinking – I am not sure writing fragile on things works does it?}

You would also not believe the strange looks people at work give you when you tell them you’ve done a blog gift swap. 


  1. Awesome pressies - love the crochet snowflake :)

  2. Yay!
    I'm so so glad you like it :D I was so nervous sending my gift to you!

  3. Ahh, what an incredible thing to receive in the mail!

  4. Im defo feeling very lucky with my swap partner. Annabel has been super cute to communicate with too. just hope she likes hers!
    & nic - those snowflakes are to die for aren't they!


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