Christmas swaps…

I once belonged to a group called ‘Happy Mail’ where participants gave up a little time to write letters or send small gifts to one another. It was great fun, but after a year of two the site folded. It was so lovely to send a small gift and make a new friend. But now, thanks to Johanna of  littleblackdogsa , I have now signed up for a sewingsanta which has been organized by Sheila at sewchet – really looking forward to finding out who I will be sending to, and am already starting to make a little handmade something to send in the parcel!

sewing swap

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About wybrow1966

My name is Deborah, and my earliest recollection of being creative is learning how to smock at primary school. We had a wonderful, white-haired lady who came in once a week to teach the 'girls' how to sew. I am not sure what the boys got up to during this time - but I never once felt as though I was missing out on anything. Now, as a primary teacher, I often give up evenings to teach enthusiastic children how to embroider. I am now just about to embarked into the world of blogging. Who knows if anyone will be interested, or if I can even keep it up. But here goes....
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5 Responses to Christmas swaps…

  1. Catherine says:

    I contemplated joining in this year but I just don’t think I’ve got time. Especially with some recent developments in what will be going on in our lives over the next six months. Maybe next year. But enjoy! It’s such a lovely thing to be part of.

  2. It is so great that you joined. 🙂 I do enjoy swaps, as you get to receive the gift, but the best is, you make a new friend, from another part of the world, and you get to experience what they experience. I made a new friend last year and we are still in touch. She is an extremely talented artist and I learn from her all the time.
    Have fun. 🙂

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