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Monday, April 21, 2008

[HOE] Pinkeep Exchange FROM Jayne

Hi everyone, it's been a while since the last time I posted...

Thank you so much everyone, cheering me up, warm wishes, on the last post.

Actually I still have been ill (having a cold), it's been about 2 weeks now.
Finally my fever went down today, but still have slight fever and bad cough.


By the way, here is my HOE (Hooked on Exchanging) Pinkeep Exchange from Jayne (no blog) in the UK!
She spoiled me a lot, she added Bent Creek chart which was in my wish list, beautiful fabric, Altoid's (strong peppermints!) and lovely red thread and beautiful Pinkeep!



Here it is! She stitched from Prairie Schooler's design and made it as pinkeep.
I love it very much, especially the beautiful ribbon and beads pins combinations!
That's really beautiful.

She stitched her name and her country on the back of
pinkeep.
I always forget to stitch on my name and where I live on the back of work when I exchange... from next time I shouldn't forget it!!

Here are top pin and ribbon which she added to this pinkeep, isn't this beautiful?!
I love this very much, colour matches so well together and she added beads pins around the edges, too.
How gorgeous pinkeep this is!

Thank you, Jayne, and sorry that I couldn't post your exchange soon after I received.
Now it's in my cupboard where my friends and my works are in!
And your strong peppermint Altoid's helped me a lot to breathe properly, as I had stuffy nose! :D

As I'm not fine yet, I can't think about cross stitching...
I hope I can stitch soon again!
Take care of yourself, everyone.

18 comments:

Redwitch said...

Hope you feel better soon!

Lovely pinkeep exchange :) I didn't know you could get Altoids in the UK!

Carol R said...

Be well soon Yulo - I have missed you!
Pretty pinkeep from Jayne.
Hugs

Nancy said...

What a wonderful package you received from Jayne. The pinkeep she made for you is very beautiful! I am glad you are starting to feel better Yuko. Take care!

angie said...

What a terrible cold! Take care of yourself.
Fantastic presents. The ribbon is really beautiful.

Dora said...

The pinkeep is beautiful! Feel better--I miss your blog.
Dora

Sally said...

Beautiful pinkeep and package from Jayne.

Hope you're feeling much better soon Yuko.

Carla said...

Hope you feel better soon, Yuko.
The pinkeep you received is gorgeous!

Nicki said...

I hope you feel better soon. That's a long time to be ill :(

That pinkeep is gorgeous - what a lovely exchange! :)

Susana de Argentina said...

Juko, that joy that you feel better, but even take care, is better than you are cured to begin to work, beautiful the interchange, I congratulate to you! kisses!

Anne said...

What a beautiful exchange you received! I hope you feel better soon. Take care

tkdchick said...

What a wonderful gift! I hope you're on the mend now!

samplerlover said...

Hi Yuko, I hope you are starting feel a lot better.
What a beautiful pinkeep. You have some very special friends.
I also didn't know that you could buy Altoids in England. My sister is going there in June. I will have to get her to find some for me and bring them back. I haven't found them in Australia. - Sandra.

Lillie said...

Another beautiful exchange, Yuko.

Take care and hope you get well soon.

Doris said...

cute pinkeep ;)

i love the way that you take the pictures, they look so elegant.

Ele said...

Another wonderful pinkeep and a great exchange, Yuko!
I hope you feel better now and send you my best whishes
Gabriele

Susan said...

I'm sorry that you are under the weather. I hope you feel better soon!

The pinkeep you received is lovely!

Jennifer/OH said...

What a lovely pinkeep. Jayne does beautiful work. I have never made a pinkeep before. I must try this idea soon. I especially love the Prairie Schooler little designs...they are prefect for this.

Garden Girl said...

Another beautiful exchange! Pinkeeps make such lovely gifts and I love this Prairie Schooler design. I am so sorry you have been ill for so long! Hopefully, you will feel like cross stitching soon.