Thursday, January 5, 2017

handmade Christmas gifts 2016 - angel ornaments for Lesley and Paula


I made a similar angel ornament last year for my sweet niece, Erin, who had lost a baby boy. This year Erin helped me make this one for her sister-in-law after they suffered a loss. I hope it's a special way to remember their baby who flew straight to God.


At the same time we made the one above for Lesley I also made this gold trimmed angel for my in-laws. It's to remember their little girl from long ago, Jennifer, born to them in the early 70s. Jennifer only lived a few days. I think it's a sweet way to remember her little life. She's still missed and loved.

4 comments:

  1. Losing a baby is such a painful thing. I'm sure those beautiful ornaments mean the world to their recipients and will be treasured forever. 💕

    ReplyDelete
  2. while I sniff back the tears - these are so beautiful Ris.....I should do something like that for the Eakes.......xxoo

    ReplyDelete
  3. Please were can I find a pattern for the angel and baby

    ReplyDelete
    Replies
    1. Hi there! I don't have a pattern for this ornament at this time, but it is based on my Wee Princess Pea pattern. I made these angels a bit taller and you'd need to do your own wings and baby, but the angel is made from that pattern. mmmcrafts.etsy.com

      Delete

Hello. Enough about me. Let's hear from you! If you post a question, I answer with a reply comment, so be sure to click the 'notify me' box as you post your question to receive the answer via email. Thanks!