Saturday, December 26, 2009

Happy Holidays

This is one of the charms I received in the swap - I love how old fashioned it looks - its really tiny too so I am pleased how the detail came out with my new camera. This charm was made by Bren at the

Tuesday, December 22, 2009


Two days ago Pat and I saw a bright red cardinal and his taupe wife at the end of the garden. We were very impressed by how red the cardinal was. Today the cardinals were just outside our kitchen door - picking up bits of ice to get the water from them. They were puffed up and beautiful ... but no picture ... sigh

Thursday, December 10, 2009

Its beginning to look a lot like Christmas ...

Charms from Saucy Sprinkles Vintage Pink and Aqua and Christmas Swap arrived this morning. WOW. Each charm is so beautiful.

I sound like a broken record but my camera is out of commission again ... Santa do you hear ... I need a new camera ... EDIT - Pictures Added - New Camera is Great

Here are the little lovelies: Lisa: vintage snowman charm - crystal and silver beads

Karol at silver snowflake and pink and cream irridescent snowflake

Chandra at pink and aqua Santa book

Karen at silver christmas tree with aqua star and tiny stars

Deanna: vintage buttons with ribbons and snowflake

Sasha from silver snowflakes and the sound of music album with Julie Andrews on the cover - with glitter

Bren at the a vintage silver button, a bell with vintage santa and a little white dove

Jill from a silver angel with pink and aqua beads and bows

anonymous: white 3d glittery snowflake
anonymous: sliver ball ornament with aqua bow
Me: silver sleigh bell and vintage reindeer

Thanks everyone!!

I want to put all the charms on the charm bracelet Sasha enclosed right away and wear it tonight. Can you tell I am excited. Truly the charms are so pretty and Christmasy - silver pink and aqua was an inspired theme.