Another down week

A beautiful present.

Another gold package arrived in the mail.

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I know this is from friend Pammy.  I have kept all the gold envelopes that have come in the mail over the years and now have quite a collection.

Inside a beautiful hand drawn card.

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I think I will frame this one.  And the wrapping paper is hand printed.  It is also now all ironed and rolled onto a cylinder for future use.

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And an antique embroidered piece from India.

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It is the front of a child's dress.  Shiska mirror work and lots of other stitches.

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What I at first thought were buttons are actually little tassels that have felted up.

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The stitching of the front opening is interesting and isn't perfect. But that adds to the charm.

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It is actually stitched through 2 layers of fabric.  The top layer looks like silk, but it might be a good quality rayon and the backing is a printed cotton.

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The back of the embroidery is interesting as well.

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Isn't it just .... I can't think of the right word.  Mouthwatering, Wonderful, out of this world, too much. Just, just...

Thank you old friend.



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Yes, gorgeous!

Carolyn Foley

My friend know just what I like.

Sent from my iPhone

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