Saturday, August 11, 2012

Giving closer to home

I believe this posting falls within the Giving meaning of this blog  it's just a bit smaller.

I have a friend in SC who had a heart valve replacement earlier this month.  She’s a quilter and I didn’t think she needed a quilt but she did need something more than a get well card. I did want to send something quilty.  I decided a mug rug would be perfect.  My favorite part of Mug Rugs is that mine are from my head and heart not a pattern. 



I thought this conveyed my feelings exactly.

8 comments:

  1. Gifts (quilts) can be any size - they are enormous when gifted from the heart.

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  2. What a wonderful idea! Love your mug rug an bet your friend will too!

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  3. It's beautiful, and giving certainly isn't limited by size - this definitely fits in the intention of this blog!! Lovely idea and I'm sure your friend will feel cheered every time she sees it!

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  4. You couldn't help but be cheered up by that! I love mug rugs, and went through a phase when I was churning them out at a rate of 6 a week, just because I enjoyed doing them! They do make great gifts, and fund raisers too, if you are in a group trying to raise funds by selling small hand made items.
    Sarah, I have been ill with the flu, so I haven't made anything lately to post on Mr Linky.. :-(

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  5. It's beautiful and so personal! I think you were right to make something small! She will get to use it OFTEN and she'll know YOU CARE!

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  6. Great idea for a get well wish!

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