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Topic: Altoid Tin Swap Round 9!  (Read 10279 times)
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« Reply #50 on: November 18, 2007 11:46:11 PM »

My pretties, let me show you them.



Calsters chose my word/grammar theme. So here I have this nifty little lettertin with the vowels on the top, and on the bottom.... that mystery letter 'Y' - is it a vowel, is it a consonant, or does it straddle the divide between the two?

Open it up and.....

Oooooh.... more letters.

Let's have a better look at that booty

Whoah. What a lot of letterbeads. AND a couple of pieces of the niftiest little robot fabric I ever did see.


Thanks SO much, Calsters - yours should be with you soon.
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« Reply #51 on: November 19, 2007 04:36:07 AM »

Here is the fantastic goodness that I got from MEshelltakeone


The top of the tin!  a Baaa Baaa Black sheep!

I've been wanting one of these polymer clay covered tins of my own... and now I finally have one!!!  It is now the home to my many stitch markers!



the insides!  Rilo Kiley!!!  I'm happy that MEshelltakeone picked this one!!

oh wait!  that's not all!!


a whole flock of alpha sheep magnets!

If you can't tell, my two themes that she picked was sheep, and Rilo Kiley.  I love it! 

I just want to say

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« Reply #52 on: November 19, 2007 10:24:25 AM »

These tins are so awesome!

itscute...didn't that one guy from Rilo Kiley play on that old kids show Salute Your Shorts?? That was like my fav show ever and when I saw him I was like I KNOW HIM! haha
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« Reply #53 on: November 19, 2007 11:21:16 AM »

The Letter themed tin is so cute! Very creative and fun little stuff inside there too!  Kiss

The Rilo Kiley/Sheep tin is neat-o too. I like the sculpey outside.. who doesn't love sheep!? So precious! Also, I love Jenny Lewis (Rabbit Fur Coat is such a good album! Grin)

The carnival tin! Sweeet! It looks vintage which I love. I have secretly wanted to go to an old-timey carnival but I don't think they exist anymore... sadness.. Ever watch the HBO series Carnivale?

I also heart the Bear themed tin. Fuzzy little guys, aren't they?!! One of my favorite animals too. Oh, and the heart necklace... Totally fun!  Grin

And the adorable beach tin.... I was really attracted to the multicolored fuzzy thing... was that a pouch? Whatever it was, I loved the colors... And the felt clam.... FREAKIN' cute.

I am really impressed with everyone's handiwork. Such a talented bevy of beauties you are...

I can't wait for Miss Monkeythumb to post...
Wheee..

now, I'm off to watch a little Captain Jack.... Grin
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« Reply #54 on: November 19, 2007 11:24:49 AM »

oh my gosh, i posted my pictures in the original thread on the 17th. i am so duh!
i'm copying my post to here...

hey, check this out...littlehummingbird totally surprised me with something that i put in my survey and then promptly forgot about. nice one too 'cause i love it!

here's my mini frida shrine-in-a-tin with all kinds of fun stuff inside...



the bottom where she incorporated my ocean creatures theme



and the goodies



see the little fimo food she made, the teeny bottle of corona, baggy of milagro, teeny weeny little skeleton man from mexico, fuzzy pouch for treasures, etc etc.

well, now i can only say that i wish i had signed up for TWO tins this round 'cause this was Awesome! i'll have to do it again, what total fun!
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« Reply #55 on: November 19, 2007 01:56:09 PM »

At long last, pictures of the amazing tin cheyelizabeth sent me.  Cheesy

She went with my cherry blossoms theme, and this is what I found when I opened my package

the outside of the tin, the woven ribbon is so cool!

the inside, with a mirror on top and elastic lace in the bottom to keep things in place

all the innards, a needle felted cherry blossom pin, stitchmarkers, stickers , and the leftover ribbon

and I must say, my favorite part, the knit pouch with embroidery on it, and my two cherry blossom pens (which I have to keep close watch over, to prevent my cat from eating it all  Wink)


Thanks so much cheyelizabeth! I love it!
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« Reply #56 on: November 19, 2007 03:00:37 PM »

I also had Cherry Blossoms as one of my themes.  Here's my fantastic tin from NewYorkDoll!



I was so excited to get one done with clay!  It's beautiful!



And look at all the goodies!  I can't wait to wear the necklace and earrings.  I'm going to plan my outfit for work tomorrow around them Smiley   Thanks NewYorkDoll!!!


And since I know NewYorkDoll got the tin I sent her, here's one of the photos I took of that~
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« Reply #57 on: November 19, 2007 09:46:10 PM »

You beat me to posting pics! I'm so glad you like your tin. I'm going to post pics of my modeling my GORGEOUS moonstone bracelet very soon. (Been working on grad school applications lately, theyre killing me...)  Grin
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« Reply #58 on: November 20, 2007 07:02:30 AM »

Okay I know my partner has her tin and I'm far too excited to wait to post pics so here's what I sent! Yippie!

I went with MoreLove's theme "Magic"

It's the "Cut a Lady in Half" trick!




The inside...


The loot (trick dice, mini polymer hat, wand and rabbit, a charm bracelet and magic word magnets)...




What fun!
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« Reply #59 on: November 20, 2007 07:34:40 AM »

Wow! That's awesome! Great work...it's just perfect Cheesy
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