Ok, well, not so much swappage for me, as I have yet to receive mine in the mail, but hopefully I will be able to feature a lovely blogger and an amazingly-awesome ornament soon! Until then- I will feature Ms. Meg @ Mackey Madness and Ms. Julie @ The Smitten Minton who are both the hostesses with the mostesses for coming up with this lil' blog shindig!
I asked Meg at the beginning if I could make my ornament vs. buying it and she said YES! I was happy because I felt like I could create something very personal instead of scouring the Christmas aisle for something that might not be as perfect as I would like. It was also more fun to use my creativity to encompass this blogger's hobbies and desires. What she got across to me was that she is an artsy soul who loves theater, jazz and pearls...I was happy to oblige.
I started with this:
...and ended up with this:
I even bought a cute little envelope and sent our Christmas card along with it!