Monday, 8 February 2010

The wind was blowing
And brought home

very special!

A letteR!
But not just a simple one. The entire envelope was decorated with collage and soft water colours.

It even had chocolate stamps from France!

But who could have sent this letter ?

Was it Charlie from his chocolate factory?

So my dear Florence decided it was a surprise for the dolls and that it was for the dolls to open the precious letter.

Inside, there was a beautiful handmade card on which I could recognise Martine! a famous character from my childhood.

But also , Aliénore found a little red parcel and was determined to keep what was inside whatever it would be.

It was an adorable knitted fungi!

And Aliénore put it on her bed because she thought it would look perfect against the red Gingham of her pillow.

And do you knwo who?

My dear friend JOJO CARAMEL who was thanking me for thanking her to be my 70th follower!!!
(how polite we are on Blogland!)
What a surprise!!!
I just love her universe and we have a common obsession with toadstools.
Believe me, if I could write this in red with little red spots, I WOULD!
Merci beaucoup pour ce joli cadeau qui a illuminé ma petite journée de Papillon!


The Quintessential Magpie said...

How adorable! And I can't think of anyone who deserves that adorable little fungi more than you, Patricia! :-)



Sonia ;) said...

Aww that is so sweet.


Liberty Biberty said...

What a wonderful, pretty letter to receive! and so beautifully and imaginatively presented by you Patricia.
Love that little toadstool!

Are you curious about me? said...

Such a sweet suprise, your girls look so excited.

Anonymous said...

Oh, c'est tellement mis joliment en scène! Moi aussi, j'aime tellement ton univers Papillon Bleu! Dommage que ton cottage soit si loin... (ps- cerf-volant et champignons > au crayons puis collés, petite pochette rouge et sticker cygne > du fait main aussi :) Merci Papillon Bleu, Aliénore, Florence. Je vous souhaite une agréable journée! Moi, je file au théâtre ;) Gros bisous :-)

miniacollection said...

Quel beau cadeau sans parler de l'enveloppe et de la carte. Tout est superbe. En plus tu as réussi à faire une très belle histoire avec tout ça, et des photos qui font rêver.

Kim said...

oh how sweet- the little toadstool is adorable! There is no better surprise than lovely mail in your mailbox :)

The Visionary Butterfly said...

I love the feel of your blog. And the presentation of the gifts you received was delightful and entertaining. I loveeeeeeeeeee butterflies! I'm your 151th ;)

a pink dreamer said...

hi! great collages/fantastic dolls!!!!!!!!you are so talented!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Pandora said...

Your stories are always so enchanting. Love those dolls.

Susie Jefferson said...

How fabulous! An adorable post, as always. Happy Valentine's weekend - hope you have a great time.

Jo said...

What a gorgeous little room! I would love one just like it in my size ;-) What did you use for the scalloped edge of your bookshelf? It is perfect!