Monday, February 9, 2009

First Ever PIF Gift~

Look what came through the mail during the weekend!!!! It's a PIF gift from Elisa!!!!! I was soooo excited to receive this cause this is my first ever PIF gift~

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It's a pin pillow with floss rings on 2 ends, and this is a Calico Cat design called Hearts & flowers. It is stitched with Victoria Clayton silks!! Isn't it just lovely? The fabric itself actually has a pink hue to it, but it doesn't show through very well on the photos....

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PIF gift from Elisa
Calico Cat design "Hearts & flowers"
Thread: Victoria Clayton silks
Received: 02-07-2009

And here is the whole package!!! The lavender soap smells sooooo good!!! It made the whole package smells good. It fact that is the first thing I noticed before I even opened the package~ Thank you so much Elisa!!!!!

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I also got the Heart and Hand framed last Friday~ I went to Michaels and sat on the floor with several frames in front of me for hours and this is my final decision!! I think it fits the design quite well~

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Pattern: Willow Hill Samplings "Heart and Hand"
Thread: Recommended cotton floss
Fabric: 28ct DMC linen
Size: 8.25" x 5.25"
Beginning Date: 10-09-2008
Completion Date: 01-30-2009

Thank you all for visiting~ I hope you all will have a wonderful week to come~

11 comments:

  1. What a lovely PIF! I like the concept of pillow and floss rings in one! Very nice framing on your project too...is has such a sweet sentiment.

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  2. Hi Theresa, The minute you said Calico Cat I knew it just had to come from the UK because I know the designer of Calico Cat - yet another Carol, quite well. Aren't PIF's just the best. Enjoy your present especially the chocolate although personally speaking I like Hershey's better than anything but then again I am a displaced Yank. Love Patti xxx

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  3. Your Heart and Hand finish is Gorgeous! It looks so wonderful in the frame you've chosen!!!

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  4. I like how you framed "Heart in Hand" and congrats on your PIF

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  5. Lovely frame choice. It looks wonderful.

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  6. Beautiful PIF!! Elisa finished the pin pillow beautifully!
    Wow! your frame is gorgeous! It looks amazing with your beautiful Heart and Hand piece!

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  7. Wonderful PIF gift! I love lavender soap!

    The frame you chose is beautiful!

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  8. Great frame, a perfect match. The pif is wonderful!

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  9. Theresa,
    Thank you for congratulation my Mom. so sweet of you.
    I love your framed Heart And Hand, the frame compliments the design so nicely. You've done am amazing job on this piece.
    Hugs,
    Olga

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  10. Heart and Hand looks brilliant and I love your frame choice it suits it perfectly.

    What a lovely PIF from Elisa, she's such a sweetie!

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  11. Dear Theresa,
    Hello, I am Kimberly Mueller from "Willow Hill Samplings". I was just looking around on the web and came across your picture of my "Heart and Hand" design. I just wanted to tell you that I love your choice of fabric and frame! It turned out very lovely, and I'm very happy that you wanted to stitch it. Thank you and happy stitching!

    -Kim

    p.s. your website is supercute!

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Happy stitching~~

Theresa

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