Handmade Stocking Stuffer Exchange


Remember all of these cute bags I made for a handmade stocking stuffer exchange? they were sent to :

Julian M9
Robin M9
Elsa F6
Abigail F12
Ella F7
Charlie M5
no name M10
no name M6
Coral F10
Nishan M5
Michael M11
Seraphima F8
Dimitry M6

I really hope all of thes children received their bags from me!  could you mamas  please let me know???

 

 

Well, here’s what I got back…

this was for Felicity’s stocking.  she’s 6½ years old. 

mermaid doll from Beth @ Road to Joy

eye spy bottle from MaryLea @ Pink and Green Mama

christmas cracker  from Lorena @ Through the Eyes of a Yak

mini owl scarf from ???

tangram set from Amy Worsham

lion lacing card from Carrie @ Between Hitching Posts

Updated Jan 2nd…  I didn’t use the lion lacing card  because it’s more appropriate for a 2-3 year old. 

 

This was for Samantha’s stocking.  she just turned 9. 

flower pin from Jill Messner

christmas cracker  from Lorena @ Through the Eyes of a Yak

sweet package (includes PeaceFleece wool wet felted balls, all wool crocheted bracelet, Colorado fur pinecone, Colorado Oak acorns and top, Glenwood Springs, Colorado polished rock, and a vintage card…) from Maria (her flickr)

California notebook, walnut with candle in, and the colored pencils in roll-up are from Belinda @ Every “Hill” You Climb…

cat lacing card from Carrie @ Between Hitching Posts

Updated Jan 2nd…  I did not use the lacing card for my 9 year old either.   I used the California notebook with one of her presents instead of in her stocking (thank you Belinda)  which she loves to draw in.    

UPDATE: 

I received a package from Australia 2 days before Christmas that had one more stocking stuffer for each of my girl’s stockings.

aren’t those Tomten bags the cutest thing!?

Each bag contained a matching game from Abigail

 

if any of these are from you, can you please let me know so you can get credit for making these????

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About Missy

I'm a wife to an awesome Army vet, and mother to four daughters and three step-sons! I love to sew. I learned to sew in 4H, and from my Oma while staying with her for a week or two in the summers as a young girl. I love to bake desserts. I would love to live on lots of land and own lots of animals. I've always been drawn to nature which has lead me towards a more natural and healthy lifestyle which I'm finally trying to bring back into my life, and those precious lives around me.
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7 Responses to Handmade Stocking Stuffer Exchange

  1. carla says:

    HI Missy!!!! Looks like you all had a great swap!!!! Fun!!!! hugs carla

  2. Hi Missy,

    I’m glad you got your box, I’m still waiting for mine and worried that I won’t have anything for the girls’ stockings on Christmas morning.
    Enjoy the I-SPY bottle and I liked your suggestions on the group email!! I sure hope I get one of your adorable Mushroom bags – they are just darling!

    Merry Christmas : )

    Fondly,
    pink and green mama
    MaryLea

  3. Jill Messner says:

    Hi Melissa,

    I am responsible for the flower pin. I hope it is being enjoyed! They were very fun to make.

    Jill Messner

  4. Belinda says:

    Hi there~ I made the California Notebook, Colored Pencil Roll, and Walnut Candle.
    I hope they came together in the cello bag with our information attached? Hmmm…You have me thinking that I too would love to know where all or my kiddos originated from. Hope your lil’ one enjoys everything and Happy Holidays 🙂

  5. I made the lace-uo cards & Amy Worsham made the tangram. Enjoy!

  6. I got the same adorable matching game from Australia yesterday and it’s just adorable!! I love the Gnome bag : )
    Wishing you a happy and creative 2010!!

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