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Topic: Gift for my crafty mumma! (Edit:Added Pattern)  (Read 2292 times)
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« on: May 01, 2010 01:52:26 AM »

My mum is hard but at the same time easy to buy/make presents for. I get all my craftiness from her and we like similar things. But then again, she already has EVERYTHING!
So I embroidered her this beautiful blossom tree design.....But had no idea what to make with it....So I decided too pop it in a bag with a pretty matching FQ of spotty fabric (she loves spots) so she can craft up whatever she wants!
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So what do you guys think? Ok idea or am I just being too lazy! Tongue



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« Reply #1 on: May 01, 2010 10:10:21 AM »

That's so pretty! I think it's a great idea to let her decide what to do with it, then it can be a part of something you both created!
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« Reply #2 on: May 01, 2010 10:31:49 AM »

It's very nice, and I think you're doing the right thing.  It's like receiving a DIY kit. 
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« Reply #3 on: May 01, 2010 11:19:13 AM »

thats beautiful
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« Reply #4 on: May 04, 2010 08:21:35 AM »

That is so pretty! Your mum will love it.
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« Reply #5 on: May 04, 2010 09:04:16 AM »

Very pretty Smiley. If your mom likes crafting, I think it's a great idea to give her the stitching + some fabric so she can make whatever strikes her fancy!
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« Reply #6 on: May 04, 2010 09:06:00 PM »

Thanks ladies!  Cheesy
She is coming down to visit this weekend since Mother's Day this year falls on my birthday and we are going to go crafty shopping! Woohoo! I even got a birthday voucher in the mail from the shop we are going to, as well as vouchers for mother's day. Leaving the hubby at home and going crazy!  Grin
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« Reply #7 on: May 05, 2010 02:53:25 AM »

Oh thats lovely!!  Your stitching looks so neat!!  And what a great DIY present idea! 
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« Reply #8 on: May 07, 2010 12:48:40 PM »

Love the flower tree! O-o-o I would so love it if someone gifted me some stitching and fabric.

Great job!
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« Reply #9 on: May 08, 2010 06:15:21 AM »

I love how you've done the flowers!

My mom would love to receive this gift. She's pretty crafty herself.
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