I have always loved nesting dolls, but have never gotten around to getting any. Today I was shocked when Father John handed me a gift from an elderly parishioner wrapped in a humble grocery sack. I opened the bag expecting a tin of cookies and found this beautiful set of matryoshka dolls! Each doll has a Russian church painted on it. It is truly the most gorgeous set that I have ever seen. The little ones are completely enchanted by it. For now, I have them up on a high shelf where they shine like a little secret in the living room, but I think that it would be lovely to set them up somewhere more prestigious. Wouldn't it be nice to decorate the mantle with these beauties for Pascha (Easter)?
I Love them! How pretty!
how pretty! I think my friend who did my bridal shower has ones quite similar... very beautiful!! have been thinking of you! :)
They really are the best ones I've ever seen...
How beautiful! What a lovely gift!
They really are beautiful. What a generous gift!
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