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Thursday, October 14, 2010

Pearls and Lace #24 and the Giveaway Continues!

Lacey Goodness!
This is the first time I have ever tried to create anything like this with all of the gorgeous laces I have!  I finally decided (after getting my machine out of the closet, dusting it off, re-learning how to thread it, trying valiantly 10 times to get the bobbin placed correctly, and running a few practice strips) to make something!
This is my first attempt, and frankly, I'm getting excited at the possibilities!


I think the rosettes need some pearl buttons in their centers...what do you think??




I love how mixing up the various shades of whites ended up looking together!


I backed it with a favorite piece of material I've had for 20 years!!



Now for the Giveaway!!


Be sure and check out my 100th Post Giveaway by clicking HERE!!!
The only place to find all the rules are at that post, so be sure and check it out for a chance to win the giveaway.  It will last until October 28th and is open to the U.S. and Canada.
This is a Party post and also part of the giveaway entry process.  If you go to the original post here you will see what I mean.  Linking your Pearls and Lace related post up to this post gives you extra entries for the giveaway, so show us your lovelies!!
New posts required for each party entered.


More chances are available too by linking the original giveaway post
to the picture above and posting it on the sidebar of your blog.
I'm excited about being able to do this and invite you to participate.
And now, may I say to my friends overseas, thank you each so much for following me and leaving me such lovely comments!  I apologize for not being able to ship overseas, and wish I could do so.  You are each very special to my bloggy world and I so much enjoy your beautiful blogs!  I get a lot of joy from you!!
Blessings to you all for a lovely week!
Doni

I'm linking up for the Friday Parties at:
Show and Tell Friday
http://romantichome.blogspot.com/
It's a Hodgepodge Friday
http://itsahodgepodgelife.blogspot.com/
Vignette Fridays
http://niagaranovice.blogspot.com/
Frugalicious Friday
http://decormamma.blogspot.com/
A Crafty Soiree
http://www.katiesnestingspot.com/

6 comments:

Terry said...

Doni,
I wanted to let you know how much I enjoy your posts and have posted about your giveaway on my site. Hope you get alot of visits.
Terry

luluslovlies said...

Hi Doni, Happy Pearls and Lace Thursday, stop by for a visit when you have time. Thanks for being a lovely hostess and having this party! Hugs Marilou

WW said...

What a great way to use your stash. I should do that with some of my vintage hankies.

Tammy said...

Awww I love throwing caution to the wind while creating! You did very well with this little pillow. Hugs. Tammy

Vintage Home said...

...Great Job...Love all the texture & sparkle...

Katie's Nesting Spot said...

So happy you linked up at A Crafty Soiree! I'm sorry I'm a bit tardy in making all my visits. I was out late last night and we had a terrible rain storm when I got home. Not good weather for using the computer!

Your heart is so pretty, I love that you used so many different types of lace and the fabric you've had for so long. Thanks for sharing and I hope you'll join us for the newest one, it started today.

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