Wow
What a trip I have had!!!
Going with my friends Marica Karin and Lilian
…and meeting Shirley
Having fun for lots of days…
 
Lots of pics to show…made some collages instead…
so here you go…my trip in pictures!!
Our trips destination….Great Britain….and Birmingham
Meeting Shirley for the first time…receiving a gift from me…will show later..
Top picture…Lilian, Me, Karin and Marica…Bottom Shirley and me…and lunch at the Weatherspoon
Off to NEC…and the Festival of Quilts…
Some fun shopping… ­čśë
Gorgeous quilts… really love this one…
And this beauty…all liberty fabrics
and beads on the prairie points…
Amazing! !
And a fun and fantastic dinner at Jamie’s Italian
in Birmingham to round up this day…
So much laughs and fun
Back with more…
 

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It was so fun sewing secrets again…
And at this time of year…with Valentines day coming up…
how about some hearts!!
 
Lots of photos today…hope you will enjoy!
 
Louise was in my thoughts…
 
Wall hanging, mug mat or a little quilt for Oliva to play with… :)
I don't mind as long it's used!
Mug from Pip Studio…love it!!

Marica was in my thoughts too…
Grr… Cant link names today… Marica is at www.englating.se
 
Don't you just love those mugs…
They are from Pip Studio…a real pleasure to enjoy tea time with!
 
Shirley was in my thoughts too…
You will find Shirley at http://stitcherydo.blogspot.com
 
Had a lot of fun sewing these hearts even if they were tricky to remember which way to press the seam allowance… Used my seam ripper lots!
 
A Spring mug with a little birdie …to celebrate spring …Pip Studio as well
 
and a framed little stitched saying…
 
So much fun…and the best was to suprise my friends with these gifts!
 
SMILE!!
And do you know what…days have been longer… WOHOOO!! :)
 

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This year I got the most wonderful Christmas presents from my friends
so so happy to have them around…
knowing they understand all about me!!
 
Louise spoilt me AGAIN….. As usual!! ­čśë
A little lovely ginger men wall hanging … LOVE it!
A perfect addition to my brighter Christmas decorations…
Gorgeous!!
Don't recognize the pattern so it was a total surprise… Does someone know??
Do I need to say I love the colours she had used!! Recognise the border fabric from one of our buys in Las Vegas… Oh…that memory is the sweetest… The USA trip…
Lovely:)
 
├ůsa…gave me very thoughtful gifts…
Dont know for how long we have been talking about having some tea and see Miss Potter…. Now I can see it whenever!! :) I long for a home alone weekend!! Lol…
And a diary… Cath Kidston… Perfect… Will write my blessings and happenings in it!! One of the things I had thought of to do for 2014… now will my sweet Sara and Anna from rehab team be proud of me!
She also gave me…Two lovely tins for the kitchen… :)
 
And as a total surprise…told her not to send…
But Shirley totally surprised me and Viktor this year …
And her gifts came a day I really needed them…so for that I am extra thankful for!!
 
Molly had to check them of course… As usual…with all packages…really really exciting every time !!!
 
Viktor got lovely treats…yummy ones!!!
Jelly beans and gorgeous Chocolat …from her hometown!!
 
And I was spoilt again…
 
From the same shop…Mr. Miles… Even more wonderful Chocolate….how does this sound…creamy white chocolate with strawberry, raspberry and meringue pieces… ­čśë YUMMY!!
And with tea from the same shop… So fun with local products!!! :)
 
A white decoration for my new white Christmas tree… It was a bit bare this year… So it came very much needed!
And to top all those gifts she gave me a pink and cream Burleigh milk can. Made at a pottery in Stoke-on-Trent!!
It's so so sweet of her… Do you think I have enjoyed my tea this holiday!!
LOTS!!! WOW!!
 
What would life be without friends????
Thankyou friends for thinking of me this Christmas…
you made my Christmas!
 
My sweet daughters also gave me wonderful gifts
Linda helped out with all the preparation before Christmas…
and Petra and Jimmy treated me with lovely scents from Victoria Secret...
hmmm…why didn't I shop that when I was in THAT shop in California…???
 
I also ordered my own Christmas present …just for me…
Can you guess??? ­čśë
 
See you!!
 

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