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Tuesday, December 1, 2009

Granny's Got Mail & So Do I

This is a Thanksgiving card sent to Granny from Diane!
Diane just had Gall bladder surgery but took the time to think of Granny and make her this card. Thank you Diane!

This big box of fabric is from Marlene!
I am going to cut it all up for Granny.
Thank you Marlene!


Now for my goodies.......I ordered these for myself off of ebay!
I did have a little help ordering the right things from my sweet friend,Michelle!
These are all for my Singer 401A! I have a walking foot, a darning foot, and a quarter foot!
Have I told you that I love this sewing machine???
I saw this cupcake tree on Tootsie's blog!
I fell in love with it!

It has 4 different toppers for different seasons.

Tootsie found hers at a thrift store and offered to watch for another for me but then she found this one on ebay and I could not wait!

Isn't it cute?
It holds 20 cupcakes or you can make it smaller if you want to. I just LOVE it!

11 comments:

Michelle said...

What nice gifts for Granny, and I'm glad you got your new sewing toys, but Val, I can still see that tape on the cabinet! Darn, I wish I would have thought to remove that before I shipped the cabinet!

Be blessed,
Michelle

Alice Grace said...

Wow I love that cupcake holder! Wish I had an advisor like you do for your sewing! How sweet that everyone keeps honoring Granny!

Allie said...

How sweet of Diane and Marlene! You will love your new feet- all of those are essential! Love your cupcake tree too!

Tootsie said...

woo hoo!!! you got your tree!!! I am so glad!

Dot in beautiful NE GA said...

I love the cupcake holder. How neat to have different toppers.

Needled Mom said...

You will love all of those new feet. No excuses anymore!!!!!

Love the cupcake holder. I always set mine on a platter, but that would be fabulous!

Diane said...

Thanks Val. I am back at work and doing fine. Cute cupcake holder. I might have to find one.

Rhonda in OK said...

Hi Valerie

cupcakes, fabric and quilts - my favorite things!
have fun cutting and sewing and eating some cupcakes from that cute, cute stand.

Marianna said...

Love the cupcake tree and am ready to go look for one myself. I have a question about what size squares Granny likes to sew with? I will be culling some fabric closer to Christmas - like when everthing is finished - and if I knew what size Granny likes I could cut them as well. Thanks

Thearica said...

LOVE the cupcake holder! Ebay, here I come!

I am glad your family enjoyed the holidays so well. We were sick and shut in but all was peaceful and quiet. And hubby and I love that just as much sometimes. :)

PEA said...

Omigosh, I love that cupcake holder! I'll have to check out ebay as well! hehe Granny must be so loving receiving gifts and cards, it makes my heart sing whenever I think of her smiling over it all:-) I just bought her a Christmas card that says "From Canada" on it so I'll mail it on Monday!! xoxo