Monday, December 19, 2011

Buttons Galore

 Remember these? I was SO excited to sit down with Cousin Jackie and sort buttons for an entire afternoon on our vacation to Tennessee. Call me easily entertained, but I love how much of a story each button could tell, if only they could speak. I was starting to get into button crafting, but when Jackie said these were mine for the taking, I was so excited! I left them in Tennessee because there was literally NO room in my suitcase to take them with - there are thousands! Jackie said they'd be on their way. THEY ARRIVED ON SATURDAY!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I was excited to receive a box in my mail box on Saturday any how, but I was even more thrilled when I realized who it was from and how heavy it was. I just knew it was my new/old button collection. She also threw in a few other goodies that I played with while I was there. I already used one for my Christmas Coffee Kozie, which I'll have to post a picture of, and I will be sorting them tonight, because it's fun, and I'd like to make an ornament out of them (like the one posted above), and ooh hairpieces... and... and... and... the list goes on! Thanks Jacks you made my day!

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