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I love anything creative...I am a busy mom of three (+4 dogs, 1 bird, 1 bunny, and 1 sweet husband) who sometimes wishes I had more time/energy/talent to devote to just being creative!

Monday, December 26, 2011

Christmas-time

I don't know about you, but a part of me, after having a very wonderful Christmas is just glad it's over. I love Christmas, giving presents, decorating, lights, music, Santa and his reindeer. It is all so nice when its chilly and dark outside to have it be so festive inside. But a little part of me is looking forward to taking down all the lights and decorations, finding homes for all the new presents, packing the ornaments away carefully in their boxes, and taking down the tree. A part of me is looking forward to the New Year and a fresh start and new goals and moving forward from what has been a stressful year with lots of changes (good and bad). A part of me looks forward to spring time, and new gardens, and open windows, and warmth.

These are my very last minute finishes for Christmas ornaments.


These two are of my oldest's ornament. It is from Lizzie Kate's 6 fat men series. Of course with some color changes, and additional beading for his eyes and buttons

This was made for my sweetie. It is a Bent Creek Flair chart. I liked it because it's not Christmas-y so he can hang it somewhere year round. Again, I probably changed every single color I could. I liked the thread I used to border the cloud gave it a silver lining.
And this is my youngest's ornament. It is a San Man freebie. My youngest loves penguins,she calls them penguino's. Anyway we had a great Christmas, I hope your families did too!

5 comments:

Dani - tkdchick said...

What adorable Ornamnets for your family. I hope you had a Merry Christmas!

Mouse said...

ooo love your ornaments :) we had a lovely time too .. and I am looking forward to the new year as well so I shall wish you a very merry stitchy new year :) love mouse xxxx

TammyK said...

You're ornaments are adorable :-). Glad u had a great Christmas but I totally know what u mean by looking forward to spring and springtime things.

Lesleyanne said...

Two gorgeous ornaments. Merry Christmas.

piece peace said...

I was thinking the same thing today...that I was ready to forge ahead into the new year. This year has been good, but I am feeling compelled to move forward for some reason. Love your ornaments. Happy New Year!