Monday, October 24, 2005

Speaking of backtack...

...I'm all done! Woohoo! I guess I had been giving it more thought than I realized because when I got started Saturday morning, it all just flowed. Awesome! I'm so happy with what I've put together. One of the best parts was that I was able to work with materials I already had so I could put the bulk of the budget into tools my recipient would need for her wish project. I spent a tiny bit on embellishments for the bags, but that was it. I so wish I could share more, but I want my recipient to be well and truly suprised by her package! Another thing about this project that turned out to be a pleasant suprise is that my recipient is very different from me! At first, I found that very intimidating, but what I discovered is that it stretched me creatively. I'm so happy with the final product and without this challenge, I never would have created it! Okay, nuff said. Once she receives it I will share some pictures.

3 friends said....:

  1. Ooh, I can't wait to see the pictures of what you made! I am loving seeing everyone's backtack stuff!

  2. yikes! I'm so behind.. Your bag may arrive slightly late but It's almost done! I'm going to try to get it in the mail by thursday! Can't wait to see what you made!

  3. Your bag is done!! Yeay!! I really hope you like it. I packed it full of goodies for you and I'm planning on putting in the mail first thing tommorow. (just need to dig out your addy again..sheesh, I'm hoping I saved that e-mail now...doh! )I'm so sorry it took me until the last minute to finish it up. I think I'll overnight it so it'll get to you by monday, or saturday really I guess?
    ok, let me know when you get it. It's been really fun getting to know you and I hope we can stay in touch! :)


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