Wednesday, December 1, 2010

CountDown to Christmas Blog-Along

Finally I got to open the package from Linda at A Swap for All Seasons with all 25 matchbox ornaments and a wonderful goodie bag from the amazing Linda. Linda had about 75 people participate in this swap. So 75 people each sent her 25 ornaments and she made sure that we each received 25 ornaments back from 25 different people.
What an undertaking!
Thank you so much Linda!
I received my package a couple of weeks ago,
but I didn't open it because I knew once I did I'd want to peak at all of the pretties.

My Day #1 Ornament is from Pam at Treasures-n-Textures.
I love it!
It's so pretty and my photo definitely does not do it justice.
I love the little guy that she put in for the surprise!
Thanks Pam!



Here is the Day #1 Matchbox that I made.


I can't wait to see what beautiful little treasure I get tomorrow. Thanks Linda and Pam for bringing joy to my heart today!

12 comments:

marie said...

This was a great swap! Love your matchboxes ~ especially the cute little elf you used on the one you made!
The little soldier is fun!

huntedtreasures said...

Love your ornaments they are so cute, hope you had a good time we did.

Happy Holidays,

Maria & Ruth

Shawnee H said...

TOO cute! I am loving these little creations.

I will tell you I think mine are NOT up to snuff - I made them all the same, in a tuxedo pattern, and they are not nearly as cute as these retro-inspired ones!!!

Merry Christmas Countdown!
Shawnee

Linda said...

Both of these are so cute!

Erica said...

Just beautiful!

Pam said...

So glad you like the little box. Wasn't it fun to decorate each box and put a little something special inside. Tomorrow another treasures.

Sunset97 said...

i really like both of these matchboxes very much...they are very cute...!!

tracy

Patty in Oz said...

Your boxes are so cute! Isn't this fun? Thank you for sharing the little Christmas treasures.

Peace,
Patty

Francie...The Scented Cottage Studio said...

love the match boxes but really LOVE your soup LOL

Linda said...

I love the matchbox and especially that little vintage soldier! I could just reach in and grab him off the page! (And by the way, your elf image is adorable!) Thanks for sharing!

Christine Edwards said...

Day one is off to a good start. Hope you have lots of fun with the countdown.

Something Special said...

come see what I got in my little matchbox for the first day. I really like it.

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