gutter glitter- thanks for suggesting your thread. I'll be sure to check it out if i run into any more problems in the future.
ollyollyoxenfree- I just searched google images for "figure 8 elliott" till I came up with something large enough.
I didn't know Kim was such a popular name! I find it odd that I know 2 girls in school with my name. It makes me feel kind of sorry for the Sarahs and Emilys of the world.
Thanks, everyone for replying.