• heart shaped cookie cutter "button"
  • Christmas tree shaped cookie cutter 'button"
  • sparkly red gum drop button
  • gingerbread man button
  • I love this ribbon - linaloo1
  • thanks Lina, I bought it on Etsy, at The Ribbon Exchange (the peppermint one comes from there too) :)
  • So sweet ♥ xxx - Lilla Lotta

Advent Calendar 2008 // Almost finished

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Yeah yeah yeah I'm almost done with it ! I got a little help from my mom who sewed the little pockets. I embroidered them all, sewed the ribbons & trims & buttons, and she sewed them all.
I just want to add a little something at the bottom, and I have to add the remaining little papers (activities). (Nov. 30th 2008)

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  1. _zeospike 65 months ago | reply

    Love this idea, so much better than chocolate and it looks beautiful!

  2. pompitas 65 months ago | reply

    It is simple of colors but I love it! Very beautiful work!

  3. Cozy Memories 65 months ago | reply

    Thanks a lot Ladies ! :) My boys've been enjoying so far the calendar & its activities, and it fills my heart with joy ! :) Thanks for your kind words !

  4. Cozy Memories 65 months ago | reply

    Thanks saganaga !! :D

  5. *jenny b allsorts 65 months ago | reply

    Hi, I'm an admin for a group called Creative Advent Calendars, and we'd love to have this added to the group!

  6. Q_uilted T_hrifted 65 months ago | reply

    Wonderful...and I like your idea of activities and not candies. We have been doing a page in an Advent coloring book each day at bedtime. It is a great book and nice time together.

  7. Cozy Memories 65 months ago | reply

    Thanks a lot Q_uilted T_hrifted ! :) My boys've been enjoying it a lot so far, which makes me very happy ! :D Your advent coloring book sounds like a lovely idea too ! :)

  8. minoridesign 65 months ago | reply

    Best Advent calendar on flickr!! this is what i like to make ....

  9. Cozy Memories 65 months ago | reply

    aww you're too kind, Theresia ! There are sooo many gorgeous Advent Calendars out there on Flickr ! :) I appreciate your compliments ! :) xoxo

  10. ciccibumm 65 months ago | reply

    Ciao, sono amministratore di un gruppo chiamato La prima sorsata di birra. Ci farebbe piacere aggiungere l’elemento al gruppo.

    lovely!

  11. Estefânia Zica 54 months ago | reply

    Gosto muito! ♥

  12. wildolive 53 months ago | reply

    Hello dear...just wanted to let you know that I used your photo for a post at themanger.blogspot.com (a family Christmas blog we have). Hope you don't mind...

  13. Cozy Memories 53 months ago | reply

    of course I don't !! with pleasure !! :) xoxo

  14. Beadgirlj 53 months ago | reply

    I was admiring this earlier -- very cute.

  15. LaWoodstock 52 months ago | reply

    fantastic, simply fantastic!

  16. Cozy Memories 49 months ago | reply

    thanks a lot, ladies :)

  17. StitchedInColor 46 months ago | reply

    Bonjour, je suis l'administrateur du groupe Sew Christmas {Handmade Holiday Cheer}, et nous aimerions beaucoup que vous ajoutiez ceci à notre groupe !

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