Wednesday, May 27, 2009

Vintage Violet Giveaway - I Won. And Hail.

Guess who won Vintage Violet's Giveaway? Me! Yay me!

The prize: A sweet jar of buttons.
BUTTONS! Giveaway win from VintageViolet.

I do apologise for this bad lighting -- the sky went dark all of a sudden.
It was only 3:15pm, and we were expecting a storm.
3:15pm, and dark as winter.

But rain storm it wasn't quite.
It did say storm, not hail.



So my button-win ogling session was rudely interrupted by ice balls.
"Ice ball" from the sky.

The hail didn't last long. Now back to my buttons!
A little jar packed with unique buttons!
Aren't they fabulous?! I spent a fair bit of time fiddling with each button; looking for pairs, wondering what to make with each of them.

Won't reveal too much. I'll just have to wait till mid-June, when I get my craft room back!
(My craft room is currently being used as a guest room for my sister, you see.)

THANK YOU SO MUCH Megan!

5 comments:

  1. yeah! i'm glad they arrived safely and in one piece! i bet you didn't find a single pair did you!

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  2. Oh how lovely! You lucky, lucky thing - I have some plans for my flowery buttons, and I really look forward to what's going to happen with yours.

    I'm intrigued about the way Mr Fluffy reacted before the hail. Raja is sometimes funny before thunder storms - I gather it's the change of pressure. Clever animals!

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  3. Lucky you...can't wait to see what you do with them!

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  4. Gorgeous buttons and some crazy weather. It was quite bizarre!
    We really should plan a second hand shop crawl sometime soon! I just got given my schedule for the next couple of months and I'm working more but sometimes I have a tues or wednesday afternoon free....let's work out a time!
    Enjoy your time with your sis.

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  5. what a great prize! we always had a little vintage glass box full of buttons on my coffee table as a child. my mom used to play with buttons as a child at her grandmothers house and she chose to keep the buttons around because of their nostalgia. congrats on winning and i can't wait to see your diy projects.

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