Sunday, August 14, 2011

Wonderful Mail


A while back I  was lucky enough to win a wonderful giveaway on Michelle's blog  "Michelle Ridgeway Designs" and with our postal strike it was a long time coming and I know Michelle was getting a tad worried that it was lost forever but it did eventually reach its destination much to my delight. I have had this for a while now but simply did not have time to post or take a picture of it , bad girl I am but I really wanted to share these wonderful goodies with you all . Michelle was very generous and gave me a sweet little notepad with matching pen ,the most beautiful lace ,two gorgeous pieces of fabric (,my colors too :-) ) ,two lovely postcards , a book of the birds of Australia that was a nice surprise as I love birds and last but not least is a pattern designed by Michelle and I just love it and can't wait to make it , she is a wonderful designer and I love all the work I have seen so far by her so check her out here . Thanks so much Michelle you are the best.
I have a lot of things I want to share with you , I have been to two quilt shows lately and will eventually show you some pictures and yesterday DH and I went to the Annapolis Valley and had a terrific day and I just happened to notice a sign in front of a church that said Quilt show but that was a little misleading as there were just a few quilts for sale along with lots of other handmade items by the ladies of the church and then a white elephant table , never heard of that , well it is a used item table basically and well I had fun there and will show you some of my lovely finds real soon .
I am also working on the tutorial for the postcards and hope to get that finished this week and will have a sign up post real soon too.

 Before I go be sure to stop by and visit with Samelia's Mum to enter in a great giveaway , some delightful stitchery patterns ,.
Enjoy your day and thanks for stopping by.
hugs Sheila
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16 comments:

  1. What a wonderful gift for you to win! Congratulations!!

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  2. Congrats! Glad you can get mail again and can't wait to see what all you've been working on.

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  3. Fabulous parcel. Have a wonderful week.

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  4. Great win... I love Michelle's designs too...
    Hugz

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  5. Fabulous lot of goodies from Michelle. Love her work. Hugs,

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  6. Can't wait to see the next quilt show tour...love travelling with you Sheila. SO GLAD! everything finally got there. LOL!
    Michelle xx

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  7. Great to catch up on what you have been doing. Fabulous pressies from Michelle.

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  8. Fantastic mail for sure! So glad it got to you!
    xx, shell

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  9. Hello Sheila,

    Glad your parcel of goodies from Michelle arrived. White Elephant stalls are so much fun, you never know what you will find.
    Happy days.
    Bev.xoxo

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  10. Hi Sheila, it's great your parcel finally arrived.. Michelle is an awesome designer... xx

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  11. hi lucky you, that great such a nice Giveaway ☺

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  12. Congratulations on your great win!

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