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Swaps and Shops

Swaps

Ok Amy, no peeking now, this is all about your bookmarks so you have to go read someone else's blog until you receive them in the mail!

I finally got the bookmarks and the hole punch to meet at the same location and within minutes they were finished, photographed, wrapped and photographed again!

I know they look a bit big for bookmarks don't they? Because I was feeling so bad for being such a slack...

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Bookmark Swap

Swaps

My bookmarks arrived from my swap partner Amy. Amy generously made me not two but four bookmarks. She must have known I always have several books on the go and use the oddest of things for bookmarks!

My favourite is this one because of course its got roses on it and I love the bluey/lavender background. Also the sweet words on it such as "Roses", "Scented", "Petals", "Gardens" and "All the Pretty...

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The Rose Room Shop

Shop

I thought I would write about my shop because I have had to make the sad and heartbreakingly painful decision to close it. I love it so much, it was my dream come true. It has the most beautiful atmosphere (possibly the pinkness) and smells divine, I burn rose oil everyday and use rose room spray. I always have music playing in the background. Since I have been there I have met the nicest people...

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I've Got Mail . . .

Swaps

I got home from work on Friday night, pouring with rain, quickly poked my hand in the mail box and felt this matchbox shaped parcel AND my Romantic Homes magazine which I get sent "all the way from America", actually I think that is a song . . .

I must have known because I had bought myself a bottle of champagne as Babes was away so I set up the desk with my glass, my mag and my parcel ready to...

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More about Addictions!

See I told you I had an addictive nature, I found another swap to sign up for, this time the Art Doll Hat swap hosted by Malady over at Crafting by Candlelight. It looks like so much fun, I love this blogging and swapping business . . . So inspirational! And this one is just the tip of the ice berg so to speak . . . I have found a few more to sign up for!

Today was another quiet day at the shop so...

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