the gift of friendship

[please click on the photos to enlarge them and enjoy the details …]

the other day a wonderful little gift arrived in my mailboxlauree's pocket and contents 1

my friend lauree had made her version of a fabric pocket especially for me

she used some silk she had dyed herself, which veils a handmade oval doiley stitched by her late mother lauree's pocket - front

lauree's pocket - backas well as the lovely little book about friendship, inside the pocket i found a packet of seeds and some special little noteslauree's pocket and contents 4

between the pages of the book i discovered more treasures – some pressed flowers from lauree’s gardenlauree's pocket and contents 3

thank you so much, lauree – you are a true friend!lauree's pocket and contents 2

12 thoughts on “the gift of friendship

  1. Rita – that is one stunning gift to receive. Thanks for sharing this on your blog w/ all of us. I love how your friend incorporated the silk, lace and even dyed it herself! I hope you have a wonderful Christmas holiday and New Year’s!

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  2. So lovely! friends are gifts that keep on giving.Merry Xmas to you and your family and thanks again for all you share on this site
    Rose

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