Thursday, July 29, 2010

Treasures, Swaps and Gifts

The Mermaid weekend was jam packed with amazing eye candy, either to buy or make! The vendor night was amazing. I didn't have a chance to photograph each of the vendor tables since I tend to get overwhelmed and cannot think on my feet with a camera in my hand. Shop ~ take pictures ~ Shop ~ take pictures! I'm sure you know which one of those two ideas wins out!

I am completely amazed at some of the mermaid blogs and how they thought to take pictures of each and every person, all the vendor tables, every minute of the event, and all the highlights of this wonderful weekend. I, on the other hand, could barely contain the minute to minute sensory overload of what was taking place. So here I am, doing my best to bring you more photos of the beautiful class projects I finally finished, a few gifts from some loving friends and a couple of items I purchased.

Mermaid Jezzabell

Scrumptious Treasures

Treasure Box from Sherry

Mermaid Pillow Class with Holly

Coquet Collier Swap by Christine


Holly's Pin Mermaid Pin Keep

Mermaid Memories Scrapbook Project

Gorgeous bottle Swap from Andrea

Pretty Keepsake Treasures
Altered Art Seashell Project

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Claudia said...

Looks like you had a fabulous time and came home with some wonderful treasures!


Olivia~ said...

Oh my sweetness what darling treasures! Thank you for sharing. I just love your blog and your home! Such a fan!

Connie said...

Okay, first it was Marie Antoinette and now it's mermaids, sugar. What's the next "trend" coming along so I can be prepared! LOL
Hope you're doing well, chick...

Sadie Lou said...

Gorgeous Mermaid Inspired creations-I *love* them all!

Susan said...

What wonderful treasures!! So pretty!

Pam Kellogg said...

Oh Cathy, Cathy, Cathy!! So incredibly beautiful! I'm inspired now to do a seascape. Why oh why can't I stitch faster?!!! LOL!!!

Lovely things you always share with us. Thank you so much!


vivian said...

Glad you had such a great time cathy! All of your treasures are beautiful!
and LOVED the pics of you decked out in all your mermaid glory on flickr!!

Holly Loves Art said...

Hi Cathy!
Your post is beautiful! It was such a pleasure to finally meet you after all this time. You're a doll and I'm so happy we're friends. Boy did you get a lot of goodies! I see my mermaid needles and pins book in there. It matches perfectly with all that aqua!

A Bee In My Bonnet - Leslie Anne said...

What exquisite treasures! LOVE all the aqua!

Debbie@Debbie-Dabble said...

O My!!
Such beautiful things you have shared with us today, Cathy!!

Just gorgeous!!


Ineke van den Akker said...

Fantastic! Love it all!