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RusskiMom
« Reply #450 on: March 14, 2008 04:20:09 PM »

Arzu,

You made my day with such an enthusiastic post. After seeing all of the cool crafts and packages, I was getting very nervous.
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« Reply #451 on: March 14, 2008 04:38:41 PM »

Ok, finally getting my pictures up. I hate being sick... Cry

Anywho, here's the fab box that cinnamonteal sent me for our first round. I opened it to find numerous numbered packages (no puppy to open mine, sadly)



First, after her letter, I got me some postcards. One's from her hometown, Santa Barbara, and 2 others are cool vintage ones. I actually collect postcards so the vintage ones are pretty neato.



Her photos were "artsy" photos, rather than pics of herself & her family, so here they are. I really dig the one with the trees. It kind of looks like it should be on a poster with some kind of motivational saying on it.



She sent me a bunch of cool cards, some of which were from her collection and some of which she made. I can't decide if my favorite are the B-movie spider ones or the pink-and-black skeleton type ones (ya, that's a pink and black Jack Skellington - it's fly).



For her show & tell items she sent me her favorite candy (sour patch watermelons), her favorite recipes, a sketchbook (because she draws), a knit washcloth that she made, and an apron for cooking (one of her favorite things to do).



No action shot for the apron, because I look really bad right now from being sick...



Last, but not least, for my random other goodies I got a giant petal pincushion made with Indian fabric. I LOVE Indian things, and I think it's hilarious that we both sent each other the same pincushion. I also got a tie on rainbow headband made out of super soft yarn, the Jack Skellington stamp she used to make the card, some ribbon that looks like measuring tape, a knit ring she made, and some Jelly Bellies from the factory by her house.



I love everything, thank you cinnamonteal!
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« Reply #452 on: March 14, 2008 05:18:19 PM »

I've been stalking this gallery for a while now...and I am SO jealous! You guys aren't even half way through, but I'm already hoping for a round 2. Grin

This is a genius swap idea! Can't wait to see more pics.
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« Reply #453 on: March 14, 2008 05:52:03 PM »

I almost bought some of that measuring-tape ribbon! Is it fabricy, or plasticy? I wanted to make bracelets and such from it. Cheesy
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« Reply #454 on: March 14, 2008 07:31:13 PM »

Yay my partner received! I checked the status on my parcel and it says it has finally cleared customs. So hopefully I'll be getting her package monday or tuesday  Grin
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« Reply #455 on: March 14, 2008 09:36:39 PM »

Woo hoo! I got my package! I feel like I have won the lottery! Tanzie is soooooo amazing and I freakin love everything!!!!!! Thank you Tanzie! Grin  GET READY FOR IMAGE OVERLOAD!!!

Stationery - I LOVE THIS! They are all pics by my fave artist Mark Ryden


Some cute note cards, A photobook with some HILARIOUS photos in it like ROCK LOBSTER! A beautiful hand drawn photobox


A Tie from my wists, a makeup bag, cute stars fridge magnets, a bracelet and necklace


Action shot!


A Decoupaged mirror


The cutest Pink cupcake handtowels from my wists! Tanzie's hands were pink for a week from dying these! Ninja head, her fave candle and chocolate and some lipgloss!


These were things I requested as we don't have Mod Podge or freezer paper in Oz! And some self adhesive ribboon with skulls and stars on them


Some Elvis fabric (I have already decided what I'm doing with this!), a note book, Cherry scented body spray (divine!) and chocolate stick things


2 Doggy collars for my monsters


You have no idea how difficult it was to get these photos. They are wearing the collars which you kind cant see




Thank you sooo much Tanzie! You are freakin awesome!  Cheesy
Sorry for the massive amount of photos!
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sinisterbutterfli
« Reply #456 on: March 14, 2008 10:07:43 PM »

I almost bought some of that measuring-tape ribbon! Is it fabricy, or plasticy? I wanted to make bracelets and such from it. Cheesy

It seems fabric-y... I haven't popper it open yet, but I can tell it isn't vinyl or anything like that.
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« Reply #457 on: March 14, 2008 10:22:53 PM »

Ohhh man you got spoiled by tanzie. I had her in my first swap and she was the best. She doesnt know how to do something tahts not just completely awesome.
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« Reply #458 on: March 14, 2008 10:24:51 PM »

Oh yay!  I love the Mark Ryden cards, too!  Very cool.
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« Reply #459 on: March 14, 2008 10:41:13 PM »

Awesome haul you got there, and cute doggies!
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