Hi! A couple of weeks ago I received several lovely packages in the mail. I am participating in two upcoming blog hops and have been paired with sweet partners! The first reveal will be this Saturday, March 16 (the day before St. Patrick's Day - my fave!). My partner for the Holiday Bling Blog Hop 3 is Sherri Stokey of Knot Just Macrame. Sherri came up with the fun, new to me, holiday Everything You Do Is Right Day, which is celebrated on March 16 - perfect!! We settled on swapping spring themed components, a quantity that could fit in the palm of one's hand.
Here are the amazing components Sherri sent to me:
Stephanie Sersich), but nothing like the work that Sherri does. Can you see how tiny the beads and macrame are in these components? Amazing. I do not have the eyesight to be able to make things like these.
And these painted lucite flowers? Oh my.
These are the components I made and sent along to Sherri:
The second hop I'm participating in is Lori Anderson's 7th Bead Soup Blog Party with a reveal date of March 30. I have been paired with the very sweet Sumi Rani of the HundredColors blog. Sumi is such a sweetie and I'm having a great time getting to know her. She is so brave, in my opinion, to up and leave your homeland, travel across the world and settle in another country with a small child.
This is what Sumi sent me (including the beautiful piece of poly-silk they're on):