Spouses, partners and significant others find countless ways to show their love. My husband shows his love in many thoughtful ways but there’s one that I really enjoy. He’s my “eye in sky.” He travels quite a bit for business and when he’s on the road, I have proof that he thinks of me. You see, he sends me photographs of embroidered or decorated garments, wallhangings and who knows what. Ninety-nine percent of the time, the garments are worn by some innocent bystander. Here’s how it plays out:
I’ll be working at my desk, and my cell phone will ping. When I look at it, I see it’s a message from Pete. I love that – I get all warm and fuzzy and then look at the message. An image appears. And then another. And then the explanation of why he sent it and who the person is follows. He’s very thorough.
This week, he’s in Las Vegas at a convention. And you can imagine just how many embellished garments (or items trying to pass for garments) there are in Vegas on display. But he knows I’m more interested in everyday wear. He knows my current fave is uniquely printed fabrics because of our new business, MyFabricDesigns. Pete is still in the learning phase of understanding the capabilities of print on demand fabric so he was intrigued when he saw the back of this coat:
Here’s your assignment this week:
So tell me, how does your significant other show you that they are thinking of you?