The Gifted Blog

April 21, 2010

From My Mom

My mom gave me a present on Valentine's Day. Remember these flowers she was making for Christmas gifts? Well, I got some of my own!

The flowers came tied around a paper band that easily slipped off the package beneath, leaving everything intact (and possibly ready for a second use!).

Inside was this:

A stellar example of letting the contents of your package inspire the gift wrapping. Thanks, Mom.

4 comments:

  1. Hi. It's been awhile since I got to visit your blog. I love the how you wrap the present. I like the layers and simplicity. It reminds me of the Japanese Kimono, the part wrapped in the waist (is that called an obi...pardon my ignorance).

    I wanted to invite you on our anniversary celebration. 20 More Things turns one year and we're giving away stuff. Hope you join us. Thanks. See you around.

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  2. beautiful!!! good job sharon!

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  3. Hi insidethehemisphere -
    Congratulations on your blog anniversary! It takes perseverance and a level of commitment, doesn't it? I can't take credit for the wrap - my mom did it - but you are spot-on with the obi observation!

    Hey Lex!
    I know! (Mom, are you reading?) : )

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  4. Hi. Thanks for dropping by our site and joining the celebration. Yes, it does take perseverance. At points I wondered if I could stay at it, but celebrating one year is something I'm happy about. Hopefully I can improve the site and make it better this year. :D thanks again.

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