Mothers Day Gift

Apologies if this is a bit of a proud Mum post!!

My 19 year old daughter Helen is in Uni at the moment but she came home for Mothers Day weekend. She gave me the most beautiful present, I’m so pleased with it. Her stitching is so neat and according to her boyfriend she spent forever choosing the buttons in John Lewis’s.

I think handmade presents are so special as you’ve given so much of your time and thoughts in creating a gift.

Linking up with Kathy’s Quilts for Slow Stitching Sunday.

About craftycreeky

I live in a busy market town in Yorkshire with my husband, kids, dogs and chickens. I love trying new crafts, rediscovering old ones, gardening, walking...anything creative really I started this blog after my New Year resolution worked so well. My resolution (the first one I've ever kept!) was to post a photograph of my garden on Facebook every day. My hope was that I would then see what was good in the garden and not just weeds and work, which was my tendency. The unexpected side-effect was that I have enjoyed many more hours in the garden. I am hoping that 'The Crafty Creek' will have the same effect. Happy creating!
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13 Responses to Mothers Day Gift

  1. CurlsnSkirls says:

    She did a beautiful job ~ congratulations to her on her skill, and to you for teaching her so well! Happy Mothering Sunday! xx


  2. mpostings says:

    When I see things like this I wish I’d had a daughter. My son got me a lovely present but girls put more thought into things. Lucky you x


  3. Wow, that is really lovely. Well done Helen, you definitely had a great teacher!


  4. Sam says:

    That’s beautiful & so thoughtful like mother, like daughter!


  5. Thimberlina says:

    So thoughtful, she’s definitely got your creative and lovely genes šŸ˜ƒ


  6. claire93 says:

    how lovely ^^ so you were busy with lavendar bag and card for your Mum while another lady in the family was busy secretly stitching for you! Must be genetic ^^


  7. Absolutely adorable! That’s a gift you can treasure forever. šŸ™‚


  8. That is indeed a very special gift to treasure!


  9. catskillquilter says:

    Such a lovely present! It was so thoughtful and I am sure she spent a great deal of time making it for you, and selecting just the right buttons.


  10. Faby Reilly says:

    Such a perfect present šŸ™‚ !!! Beautiful in every way !


  11. KerryCan says:

    Too wonderful! I love the idea that you were stitching for your mother, while your daughter was stitching for you!


  12. lovelucie1 says:

    How lovely! I would be just as pleased. x


  13. So very cute and I too know how we appreciate these gifts from the children. I love that she is stitching!


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