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Wednesday, May 4, 2016

A No Fuss Swap.

Yesterday I shared the beautiful tin and goodies I received from lovely Nor in the No Fuss Swappers Tin Swap.  I loved everything Nor chose.
Today I'd like to share some pictures of what I sent to Helen.  I spent a lot of time searching for a tin I really liked.  I finally found this one in a Kaisercraft scrapbooking shop and I love it.
I wrapped it up in a fat quarter of Tilda fabric and tied it up with some ribbon I've been saving for something special.
I made a necklace from part of a vintage doily
I love Theodora Cleave buttons so I was happy to include this one
and a bird themed ceramic tag
My main gift was a sweet cross stitch kit
and I filled in the gaps in the tin with thread, buttons and bows.  It's amazing how much you can fit in a little tin.  There was some chocolate too, because no gift is complete without a bit of chocolate.
I thoroughly enjoyed putting this gift together and so I've signed up for the next No Fuss Swappers swap.
With Mother's Day just around the corner I thought this beautiful bouquet would make a delightful gift for your mum if she likes to sew.
Each flower contains a reel of thread.  Please follow this LINK to Sharon's delightful blog Lilabelle Lane.  Thank you so much to Sharon for sharing it with us.

Hope you have a fun day
Love


13 comments:

  1. Gorgeous gifts Melody, I love that tin - it had Helen written all over it... xxx

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  2. Helen was very lucky to receive such a beautiful swap gift! The tin is perfect! Christine x

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  3. Such gorgeous items you have included in your swap tin - I have loved seeing all of these pop up around the blogland. I, too, have signed up for the next swap - should be fun!

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  4. I'm sure Helen loved what you sent her Mel.

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  5. Lovely gifts for your tin

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  6. Love the tin you sent Helen filled with lovely gifts....

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  7. lovely gifts there Melody... I think NoFuss is going to provide swappers with some great fun!

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  8. Oh my - what lovely, lovely gifts!!!
    xxx

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  9. Once again Mel you have put together a wonderful swap. !!!!

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  10. It is amazing what can fit in a tiny tin!!

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