Monday, 6 September 2010

Overwhelmed

On Saturday I was inspired by another blog to display some of my cherished possessions ….. but I was also overwhelmed by generosity, can you imagine how excited I was when the postman asked me to sign for THIS parcel?
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Especially when I saw who it was from…….. agggghhhhhh!!
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Only Poundland!!!!!  Oh my life!
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It was crammed with all manner of treasure.
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It was like Christmas and my birthday rolled into one!
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One of my projects has featured on the Poundland blog,http://www.poundlandblog.co.uk/?tag=pound-shop&paged=5  so they know about my blog, which makes me feel a bit famous ….. but this gift was a lovely and much appreciated surprise!
You know when the Queen gives Warrants to her favourite shops ….. I wonder if I can officially use the Poundland logo as my warrant as – Official Crafter of Poundland Goods!

18 comments:

Merry said...

So well deserved....and looks like you are sure going to have loads of fun....can't wait to see your creations. Congrats.

Belle xx said...

you are very lucky:)
i bought that ribbon pack in store recently myself

camcraft said...

Very Much Deserved :-) What a lucky lady you are. Such a lovely surprise indeed. You are going to be one very busy lady. Maybe when Poundland need a celebrity to open one of their new shops they will invite you to open it as 'Official Crafter of Poundland Goods! :-)
I was in poundland myself today trying to find some chocolate foiled wrapped lollies, but seems it is too early for them :-( I am wanting to make some of Lisa's idea of B'day lollies. I too saw the lovely ribbon today but as I already have way too much I left it for others. I have some of their sequins too, they really are wonderful. I used them recently to embellish some RS cupcakes. Looking forward to seeing what inspires you with all your goodies.

Julie said...

You lucky thing you!

I wish someday that would happen to me. :o)

I love poundland too!

Julie (elysia2003)

Anj said...

How amazing and what a lovely surprise - enjoy creating! x x x

carlytheprincess said...

Oooh lovely, how exciting!
Let us know what you create, hopefully Poundland will feature you again x

misteejay said...

Oooooooo, congrats on your goodies - have lots of fun playing.

Toni :o)

Judith said...

Fantastic! Well done you very well deserved.
I look forward to seeing there new shop signs
POUNDLAND
endorsed by fiddle fart.

xxxxx

sh3ri3 said...

Bless, i bet you couldnt wait to get in that box!! Glad to see Poundland are sharing the love, with some of your great makes im sure you have helped with sales - i know i go there more often on the look out!! :) enjoy!

KraftyKaren said...

Oh what a lovely surprise Helen, I look forward to seeing what you make.

Lou and Mel said...

What an exciting start to the day! You must be a very valued custmer indeed!

Ali said...

Congratulations - plenty to keep you busy there!!! Cant see wait to see what ideas you come up with xx

Doreen said...

Oh wow, well done you. How exciting. I too go into Poundland more often after discovering your blog. Can't wait to see your creations and well done Poundland for acknowleding what you do.

Carmen said...

I never even knew Poundland had a blog! Very welle deserved - you are the Poundland Queen after all ;) How nice of them to do that too.

Carmen said...

Welle? ooer - scusee my spellings!

Twiggy said...

How brilliant and well deserved !!!
Twiggy x

Heather said...

woo hoo. Fabtastic. You are the crafting Queen of Poundland. aking beautiful cards and pressies. An inspiration. Wonder if they need a DT member???

Bubbles said...

Oooh... so jealous here! But congrats... lucky lucky you!