January 31, 2010

A Box of Vintage Giveaway Love...

I received a box of the most wonderful treasures from Sharon of My Vintage Studio. She had a recent giveaway and I won! I had a ball sorting through these gifts, and love every, single thing she sent. Just look!
There's a vintage Hotpoint Stove Recipe book full of cooking ideas and photos that I'm promising to share with you later. Check out the fruity motif on the hobnail-edged dessert plate!
Sharon also sent along a honey (or syrup) dispenser in a sunny yellow, a vintage kitchen towel with a crocheted edge, and a crocheted potholder. I love those potholders and have a few others in different colors that this one will join. They're so nicely crocheted and I admire the perfect stitches created with fine threads. I almost hate to use them!

As I went through the contents of my package, I also found some great ephemera for my paper work. Great metallic crowns, paper flowers, an embellished paper frame, adhesive gems and multiple sheets of rub-ons. I'm looking forward to using them soon!
Finally, imagine my utter amazement to find a raffia-tied assortment of vintage postcards! Twenty one cards in all. Sharon, you spoil me beyond words. These cards are so beautiful, and I'll be taking photos and sharing them in future posts. Thank you!
If you're not familiar with Sharon's blog, please go visit her at My Vintage Studio. She always has something interesting to say. This past week, she's been generously sharing some of her vintage Valentine collection. So pretty!

Sharon's been suffering with Lupus flare-ups lately (she's written about it on her blog), so please offer up healing prayers on her behalf. I know she'd appreciate all our thoughts.

Thank you again, Sharon. I am bowled over by your generosity. Please feel better soon!
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13 friends clicked here to leave a note for me:

Twyla and Lindsey said...

Congratulations on your fabulous win! I will be thinking and praying for Sharon. In fact, I am going to go visit her right now! Have a nice week! Twyla

DeeDee said...

Wowsers!!..you lucky lady some lovely stuff....

Jane said...

Congratulations on winning those awesome vintage gifts. Great stuff!!
Have a great week.
Jane

Claudia said...

Congratulations - what a wonderful giveaway package!

xo
Claudia

Beth Gales said...

Lucky you! But you deserve it! Thanks for the lovely message about the Egyptian cotton scent for the ironing.....can't wait to try it out! (gotta work for that one). Happy February!

Anne~Fiona and Twig said...

Now THAT'S what I call a giveaway!

You really did hit the jackpot!

XO,
Anne

Grandma Yellow Hair said...

Well honey it could not have been given to a nicer person. So happy to read this about your win. Wonderful giveaway and I love the postcards.
Hope you and Handsome are doing good
Maggie

Shirley said...

Congrats on your win. You received some really wonderful things enjoy. I will pay Sharon a visit later. Enjoy

My Vintage Studio said...

Hi Donna.

I am so please that you like your give away winnings!

It is my hope that I send some creative inspiration.

Wishing you a wonderful and creative week!

Hugs, Sharon

Anne Marie said...

Donna - thank you so much for such a nice comment you left on my post of grace.....that was such a good quote you left me..

beedeebabee♥ said...

Such lovely treasures, and so many too! Sharon was very generous! I hope she's feeling better soon. Hugs, Paulette ;)

sanjeet said...

.you lucky lady some lovely stuff....

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Michelle (Shell) May said...

What a fabulous prize! Those postcards are just so darn charming I can hardly stand it!
yf,
shell

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