Sunday, October 5, 2008

I made this for you.

A lot of crafters make the lion's share of their projects for other people. Our gifts will take us hours and hours to complete, all the while thinking of the person for whom they are being made. I feel the items that I make for others are somehow infused with these good thoughts.

When I get to the gifting part, I am always a little stumped as to how to demurely say "Hey, I made this for you. It took me a while, and I just want you to know that this is a statement on how much I really like you. Please wash it carefully so you can have it for a long time to come." It's hard to say that without sounding like kind of a jerk.

So, I came up with these cards to softly say just that. On the front they say:

And on the back:

Cute, eh? These little lovelies will soon be available for sale online in sets of 3. Keep your eyes and ears peeled for news on the new online craftshop.


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