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Sunday, 13 October 2013

Autumn pinafore swap gifts received

The Autumn pinafore swap parcel from Anne in Germany arrived on Thursday, but it is only now, on Sunday evening, that I've finally found the time to take photos to share with you.

In addition to the pinafore set, Anne spoiled us with some lovely Halloween themed gifts which were greeted with delight by my younger girl.  Laura decided that she could wear the pinafore set first, as Miranda was still wearing the set which Anne didn't choose and Florence had just changed into the set I made as a complete copy of what I had sent to Anne.  So these photos show both the pinafore I received as well as a copy of the pinafore I sent.  Florence was delighted that the ribbon Anne used to tie around the clothes was a perfect colour match for her pinafore set.

Miranda, Laura and Florence show off the lovely gifts from Anne
Two pumpkin chocolates, one pumpkin toy,
autumn candles and praline chocolates in heart shaped tin
The little Autumn Angel
The Autumn leaf heart
The gorgeous ribbon
Laura proudly wears Anne's pinafore set
A back view of Laura's pinafore from Anne
Laura and Florence admire each other's pinafores
Thank you Anne for such a lovely swap and all the additional goodies.  My girls have decided that as your Sasha and Gregor family are campaigning for bears that my needle had better get busy again...


Anonymous said...

Lovely - Lauras hair matches the autumn colours perfectly.
We're happy you are pleased with the swap.
Thanks so much for this nice post!

Serenata said...

Fantastic ladies, really enjoyed this post. Will update my blog now that you have both received your items and link to your blogs.

Unknown said...

Hello from Spain: I really like the outfits they're wearing. I like the pumpkins. Beautiful autumn photos. Keep in touch

Dee said...

What a lovely swap to receive! Love all the little Sasha sized items!
All the girl's look lovely in their pinefores, did you have two of both of yours or did you make the copy of the one Anne chose after?
Loved Anne post of her girls standing in their towel waiting for the dress! :)

DollMum said...

Hi Dee, I didn't have two of both of the ones I made, though I have cut out pattern pieces for the blouse in the fabric which she didn't choose (mainly because I was playing with fabric combinations). When she made the choice I was half way through making up a duplicate of the one she chose.

Sharon said...

Awww how lovely they all look and what a nice choice of pinafore from Anne! And all those lovely Halloween goodies, your girls (both human and vinyl) must have been very pleased to receive all those!

Theodora said...

Love the outfits!!! Great individuality! Really nice post! Thanks! Karin