Thursday, 9 April 2009

Heart swap thank you's and belated Mother day photos.

Thank you April for the i love you this much award, it's coming right back to you honey. Because i love you this much too x
And i can't just choose 7 more ladies, so it's for everyone who leaves me a comment and you in my blog list. Your all too fabulous, it's impossible to choose.

Hopefully by now all you lovely ladies that joined in my Heart Swap have all swapped and received your swap goodies. Please let me know how you all got on, I'd love to see the photos.

I was a very lucky bunny to swap with a couple of lovely ladies, just because of the odd numbers. And all this pretty wrapped box of goodies arrived for me from the very wonderful Sarah Miss sew 'n' sew.

Beautiful handmade note book, heart shaped bath bomb, candle holder for all those romantic meals, a fabric keyring, which was just what the doctor ordered as we keep losing our back door (Miss Daisy likes to hide it lol) now she leaves it alone because i say that's Mummies key, it's got her heart on it.

My favourite item from Sarah is this beautiful handmade picture, it's so me the colours, hearts and frame. I love it, it is like you know me so well. Thank you lovely lady. Big X for you.

Now my second box of loveliness from a newbie to our blog land, Kate from Emily Pickle material addict. Look at the details in her wrapping, i just loved opening all this.

And look 3 cute handmade bags for the cupcakes as well as one of my own, yummy jammy dodgers, heart sweets, fab heart cupcake cases, a heart topped spatula and hair clips (which the cupcakes have claimed lol). Thank you sweet girl, it's all lovely. Thanks for joining in.

I've been meaning to share with you my fabulous Mothers day gifts but just not found the time, well here you are. And like so many of you Mummies i was treated with lots of lovely things. thank you my 3 beautiful cupcakes and Daddy Ben for helping them buy it all.

Cute and very big Spray flower purse from Mrs C K herself.
This sweet pink handmade cuff with cake and teacup from Jade x

And the lovely Make! book from Ben and the cupcakes, he knew i had my eye on this for a while. Can't wait to have a go and make the tole bag inside.
This weekend just gone saw me making Easter bonnets, chocolate egg cupcakes and these packs of pegs for the Cupcakes playgroup Easter fair. Now all the mummies and Daddies can buy a pack and display their little ones masterpieces. They went down really well and i only saw a few packs left when we went home, so I'm hoping they sold out by the finish of the day.
If any of the Mummies didn't get to buy a pack and you'd like one or some. Then please email me and I'll make up some more.

I hoping you're all having a lovely Easter break and enjoying some good old chocolate eating and egg hunting.
Back soon with Easter photos.
Now where's that bunny, he's hopped off with me cream egg! lol


Pixiedust said...

oooohhhh you received some gorgeous goodies, love that heart pic. Happy Easter, ((((hugs)))) Pixie x

Anonymous said...

Hi Catherine, great pics! Thanks for organising the heart swap and putting in the work do an extra swap with me. I like all the stuff you got off Sarah, the heart picture and keyring are especially gorgeous! Kate x

gingerwine said...

Just wanted to say thankyou for organising the heart swap - I received some lovely things!

If you are interested I'm organising a free style swap..deadline to enter Monday - would love to have you!

Love and best wishes Sam xx

Taz said...

Thank you so much for organising the swap. I received gorgeous things form my partner and it looks like you didn't do so bad yourself ;)

Shabby Chick said...

You've got some wonderful things there! Just gorgeous.

I think I may just have to nab that award as it is so adorable! So I will say thank you in advance hun :)))

Mel xxx

LissyLou said...

You got some lovely swap things. Thanks for organising it! Happy Easter x

Miss sew n sew said...

Hi Catherine

I'm glad you liked my swap!

Glad the keyring will be useful Elliot is always hiding things too drives me loop de loop, he once hid the button off my Roberts radio and it was missing for weeks! Thanks for organising it all I really enjoyed joining in. Lovely goodies from Kate the bags are lovely!
Have a great Easter!!
Love Sarahx