My Grammy was a crafter, seamstress, and crocheter and she always made her gifts. I still have the clothes that she made for my Barbie dolls when I was a young girl. Unfortunately the crafty gene didn’t trickle down to me. I think it stopped at my mother.
Every year when I take out this ornament, I think of her. It is my most favorite Christmas ornament. I am so glad I heeded my mother’s advice and kept the handwritten gift tag. This ornament takes a special place towards the top of our tree, so little, inquiring hands can’t reach it.
…and yes, that is a fake tree in the background…
What is your most special Christmas ornament? Let us know in the comments.
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This post is linked to:
- Finer Things Friday at Amy’s Finer Things