Tuesday, March 20, 2012

NNC Friendship Bag Swap

I have said it before - and I say it again; NNC is never boring!
There are always different swaps going on and I was participating in a 'Friendship Bag' swap earlier this year. I received the cutest bag and goodies from Sally in Malaysia!
The requirement was to make a bag and stuff it with goodies - anything a crafty person needs. I also received a cross-stitching book with very  cute designs, ribbons, buttons and labels.
Meet Sally at Etsy too.



Cross-stitching book and goodies



... and here's my bag to Sally, accompanied by matching pin cushion and needle book


.... and here are the 'stuffings'; fabric, felt, buttons, needles and sewing thread.
And yes... Sally loves owls, hence the fabric! :)


Sally, THANK YOU so very much! I love the bag, it's so cute!  
A big THANK YOU to headmistress MW for organizing the swap!

8 comments:

Elzaan said...

Both gifts are soo cute, and lovely "thingies" inside.

Cathy said...

Wonderful goodies! Very special to give and to receive such nice gifts! ♥♥♥

quilton said...

Both bags are beautiful, Astrid. Lucky ladies, both of you.

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PJs Lapperier. said...

Söta påsar och fint innehåll.

Margaret wong said...

Wow! Love both bags and all the goodies. Lucky ladies. How did Sally manage to stuff the book inside?? And that's a Moda Crackle blue fabric she used! And Astrid, I can see why you need to wait for the goodies to arrive from the States, lovely items! Glad you enjoyed the Exchange :)

Merete said...

Heldiggrisen Sally, kjempefin pose, nålebok og nålepute :o)

Rosemary said...

Thank you for following my blog! I love your bags! Beautiful work! I look forward to seeing all your work!
Nice to meet you!