Thursday, July 30, 2009

Christmas In July

all wrapped up in polka dot fabric. my Christmas In July package arrived all the way from Australia. it was from Kerry of Kerry Swain's Cottage.a pretty patchwork bag with the cutest buttons. and a little scrappy which i love.and inside i found a beautiful card. a handmade teatowel. and Kerry's own book of recipes and projects. the result of many gatherings with quilt friends which she has now shared with me.thanks Kerry for putting together a nice Christmas package. and thank you Stephanie and Linda for hosting a fun swap.

7 comments:

Stephanie said...

Loving the polka dots and ric rac!!! How fun to receive a book by the author.

Shari said...

What a lovely bag and a great teatowel... and a book! That sounds so exciting and such a lovely personal touch...

zigzago said...

Hi Karen, thanks for comming and visit my blog! Wow, you got a lovely package too, love the sac, the buttons, and a book directly from tha author! Come back and visit you soon! Renata.

Rumi said...

Adorable drawstring bag and towel. The book was a wonderful touch!

Susan said...

Love the red polka dot fabric wrapper and all your Christmas gifts. And a wonderful book by Kerry adds nicely to the package.

Jane's Fabrics and Quilts said...

Oh Karen, Such beauriful and wonderful things!!

belinda said...

What a wonderful 'early' Christmas
package!!!