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plushy alpaca

December 9, 2013

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My lovely blogger friend Sam sent me a surprise package last week. We met last summer and had an amazing time exploring Hamburg and Berlin together. Most of my local friends aren’t particularly crafty so sadly I don’t get to go to fabric markets, flea markets and cute fabric stores with friends often. Another bonus of meeting fellow bloggers?
They make the best gifts!
Sam knows I love knitting and fibre rich animals and pretty much just everything fluffy and cute. She designed and made an alpaca for me!! She shared how she got the idea and made him here. She also included many cute pictures of him so go over to her blog for even more cuteness. Not to mention all the crafty adventures she shares on her blog – it’s definiteily worth a visit!!

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I can’t get over how cute he is! I love all the little details – the cute forehead, the ears, the eyebrows, the tail and of course his socks!!! He even stands up on his own. When he sits on his belly he looks like a cria 🙂

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She  also included a really handmade cute camera necklace for me (she knows me so well!!) as well as a dressform necklace for my mom. And fabric turners that make my life so much easier. I feel so spoiled and blessed – crafty friends are the best, right?

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4 Comments

  • Reply Nancy December 9, 2013 at 18:53

    What a cute and perfect gift. Enjoy!

  • Reply The Foggy Knitter December 10, 2013 at 00:34

    Oh he's adorable and so beautifully made, what's his name?

  • Reply Sam December 10, 2013 at 23:04

    hee hee i am so glad that you like him 🙂 i just really felt that you needed an alpaca of your own!

  • Reply Lisa-24-7 December 13, 2013 at 12:26

    What a lovely friend – both Sam and the alpaca haha.

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