9 October 2012

Have you EVER seen?

Have you ever seen ANYTHING as pretty as this?

A shuttle holder kindly given to me by Marie Smith.  

Marie came up to me while we were at the Palmetto guild meeting and showed me a wee box of shuttle holders she'd made and asked me to choose one for myself.  That was SUCH a hard decision but in the end this is the one I chose.  It's exquisitely made.  The thread is Wildflowers by Shirley Pence.  I am going to display this little beauty with my shuttles where I can see it (and them) each day.

On another point - the tatting cupboard is now tidy and the door is shut again.  It's taken me two/three weeks to unpack and put all the odds and ends away!!!


15 comments:

Maureen said...

I think I would have chosen that one too! - pink and green. Isn't it beautiful!

Margarets designer cards said...

Gorgeous little bag for your shuttles, it must have taken her ages to make them
Margaret

petozi Design said...

Hello Jane,
what e pretty gift with all thes beads! Great work.
With lovely tatting regards
Petra

Val said...

Totally exquisite! Great choice! I've enjoyed tatting my own shuttle bag and it's such a joy to just let it sit next to my shuttles for admiring.

Tatfully Yours said...

Lucky you!!!!

Kelly

God's Kid said...

Oh is that beautiful!! :)

rsmre said...

Lovely shuttle keeper, Jane. Happy to hear that your tatting cupboard is tidy again.
Rosemarie

Bree at "Bree's Way" said...

This is so cute, I really like it. I am glad you had such a wonderful time at tat days :)

Jane McLellan said...

Very pretty. The pattern is on my to-do list. Seeing yours makes me think I should move it up the list!

Crazy Mom Tats! said...

Marie is the BEST, isn't she?

Lucky you!

Sally Kerson said...

Better show mine then! (this evening) We are the luckiest people in the world

Phyllis said...

So pretty. I will have to search for a shuttle bag keeper pattern and make one myself!

Jeff Hamilton said...

It is pretty. Isn't that Sherry's thread, not Shirley? I think Marie shared the pattern for these. I don't remember on who's blog it's on though.

Jane Eborall said...

DUH, Jeff, that was a silly typo on my part!!!! Of course it's Sherry's!!! Time to invest in a new brain cell, I think!!!!!

Bonnie said...

Beautiful!

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