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Friday, November 29, 2013

Stockings are Hung (Almost)

So as Santa gets everyone's gifts in the right spot, I have over the years made all the immediate family members their own stocking with their names embroidered on them. As we now have two new members in our Clan, 2 new stockings were in order....all done!
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I have one very important job left to do and that is to add these two little treasures to our family quilt.
There names will be embroidered in a heart and appliqued to the quilt. I am all set to go. I adore this design by Christine Book and it is one of my most favourite Christmas quilts.
Want to see a little more of my decorating?
Well I had to of course have a "Frosty corner".
and a new and old Frosty Favourite. The very cute wall hanging was a gift from my lovely friend Cheryl and the other fellow is one I designed many moons ago called "Walter" and seems to be a fav with a lot of you too.
Another favourite that has to go up every year now is a darling stocking with a Frosty featured by lovely friend Melody. I just love it! It is also BIG! So it fits lots of goodies in it when I am on the "nice" list! The back is gorgeous too.
Now this gorgeous fellow was a gift for my 60th Birthday from my best friend Ann...
and I have to say he has settled right in with all the other Heartwood Creek Santas!
As I am sure you are aware by now I am a very sentimental old girl. Aren't you glad I didn't get ALL the decorations out! LOL!

Before I go I want to wish my lovely Daughter-in-Law a very Happy Birthday and big hugs on your special day. Hope My Son spoils you!!!
From Let's Enjoy Beauty
Have a lovely weekend everyone.
Blessings Michelle xxx

18 comments:

  1. Everything is looking beautiful.

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  2. Hello Michelle,

    It looks like a Christmas shop. Lovely idea with putting the new ones on the quilt. Being sentimental is lovely, more people should be like this.

    Have a lovely weekend.
    Bev.

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  3. oh such beautiful decorating with lots of fabulous decorations,thankyou for sharing Michelle and i love the 2 new stockings.xx

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  4. Your Christmas things are gorgeous. Makes me want to put my stuff around.....but not until the 1st......<3

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  5. Happy Birthday to your lovely DIL...and your decos are awesome...

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  6. So many beautiful Christmas decorations. I love the idea of your tree. Happy birthday to your DIL.

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  7. Of course your on the NICE list....love your new stockings and all the decorations are beautiful...

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  8. Ooh Michelle - have been waiting for some photos of your Christmas decorating. Your two new stockings are gorgeous and what a fantastic idea with the quilt. Thought you might weaken and put it all out, but it is so beautiful what you've done

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  9. Very pretty decorations......love the Heartwood Creek Santas!

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  10. Well, I always was partial to a snowman, and yours are all very cute indeed. And it seems I share a birthday with your daughter-in-law! Happy birthday to her!

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  11. Love Snowman corner and love your Jim Shore - GORGEOUS!!

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  12. Snowman corner is a favoutite! It is looking a lot like Christmas!
    Michelle

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  13. Snowman corner is a favoutite! It is looking a lot like Christmas!
    Michelle

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  14. I love the snowmen too! You seriously have the best collection of decorations of any one I know!

    I love the idea of a family quilt. I might have to give that one some more thought for our house !

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  15. Its beginning to look a lot like Christmas at your house,your decoration are a dream love. I wish that I could decorate too, but with Hubby having major op within two weeks and not being sure when we will be home,decorations will have to wait till next year. I do have some of your beaut chrissy designs around the home, my favorite quilt(down reindeers way) and lots of gingies placemats,and hangers. Merry Christmas to all. Cheers and bottom up guys.xxxxxx

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  16. lovely decorations and I love the new stockings you have made....
    Happy birthday to your DIL...
    Hugz

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  17. Great to see all the stockings ready and waiting!
    Love seeing all the decorations.

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