Tuesday, March 15, 2005

Goodies in the mail today

Today's mail brought a puffy from my Crochet List Bookmark Exchange buddy. This was really nice as I needed something to brighten my day. Theresa sent a really unique bookmark, not just unique in the thread but also in the style. She told me in the letter she enclosed that it was a rather expensive yarn in her LYS but she bought it anyway to make bookmarks for the exchange. It's Cascade Yarns "Fiesta", made in Brazil, and is 100% viscose. It's very very pretty and I'm glad that she bought it. I love this! I'd love to have enough of this with which to make a summer sweater! It's so light and drapey!

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Look at all the other wonderful things she put in the envelope! Some Peppermint Tea, 5 free pattern sheets, a recipe card for sugar cookies (my girls love you!), and a blank notecard and envelope to use! I love notecards and this is really a good idea to enclose a blank one in a puffy!

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7 comments:

withahook said...

That's a beautiful bookmark! :o)

Lulu said...

its beautiful!!!

Anonymous said...

What a great bookmark puffy you received in the mail, I love the pattern oh and the yarn is amazing. Enjoy it all.
Maria-NYC

Juli said...

what a pretty bookmark! That blue is just gorgeous!

Hugs,
Juli

Natalie said...

Lucky girl! That bookmark is just gorgeous!

Gina said...

Hi Karla, wow! what a cool bookmark. Is it as soft as it looks?

Jewels said...

yes, very pretty bookmark - I think it looks like a frog, with little webbed feetsies! Anyone else think it looks froggylike?