waiting for opening
YAY!!!the time has cometh!!! i can has pic now??in aus so i open a day earlier then us peoples
(sorry i got to impatient to do us time
nicole said she wasnt sure how many parcels she had wrapped and when i went over them i found that the unwrapped candy and bag counted as today. so technically i had already opened day 13 but hey, i didnt know lol!besides, there IS still some left, even thro its candy (promise!!)
so day 13 is candy(all 5 bags!!) chocolate raisins my mum stole lol
, atomic fireballs, lemon drops, sour worms, bit-o-honey(hmmmmmmmmmmm) for me! weee!! plus a supercool nmbc sally patch from disney land(?) YAY!!!
and the bag. tote style bag with thise awesome skull design, the skull is made from flowers. squeee!
lets put our hand into the magic box of mini halloween swap goodness.... aaaannnnddd out pops:
glitter skully and vampire bite necklace!! alas poor yoric, you never got to see the era of disco silver glitter!
vampire bite necklace is totally cool. its on an angle(to the clasp) so the *bite* naturally goes to the side. to convince my mum that its not vampirey i just put a pendant in the middle then take it off later lol!
my attempt at action photo
looks a heap better in real life lol
i forgot to close the box lid yesterday and my cat pulled out this package in the morning (she wanted the ribbon).sadl..... i mean thankfully no packages were accidentally open lol
:Pguess since this one is out ill open it lol.
so this is the parcel little kitty was privy too... hmmm wonder whats inside
EEEEEKKKK!!! star trek inspired eyeshadow directly from my wists!!! yay!!! and FELTED pumpkins!!!no way! totally cool!:D
lets see whats inside
yay! pens i asked for!!im not into having needles(had a lot of blood tests and illnesses in my time), but these are halloweeny pens and are really funny. they have liquid in them that looks like blood(red), zombie virus(green), liquid uv rays(blue)you know for protection against vampires (not that i hate vampires lol), etc etc etc.
lets just open it......
yay!!!i just learnt that i have to repeat a couple of subjects next year but this makes the day a little better
.cute felty hair clips that are soo cute. and wisty (from esty?) badges. "spock is sexy"(straight from wists), ninja!! and lol," i eat lots of candy" (nicole knows me lol!)
another day ripped open by my cat (lol)
altered altoid tin!!the purple bits are a lot darker in real life
but whats inside??? WHIMSYS!!! yay!!! the small card says that these are nicoles fave whimsys out of the ones she got me...... does this mean there is more?!:D(for those of you who dont know, nicole swapped me my first whimsy jar, filled mostly with mini rubber chickens and pigs lol)
inside this whimsy tin thro is kitchen utensils, mini jelly mold charms, mini anatomy book(i love skeletons and organs lol), cricket, hamburger, pink peanut(lol!), cute scotty dog(im part scottish
) mini egg for afore mentioned mini chickens lol!
if i had to pick 2 fave whimsys(i love them all through!!!) it would be the mini maple syrup and toothbrush! i love maple syrup lol!!(and i do get the toothbrush referance.... i eat lots of candy/mini toothbrush charm.. haha lol
whats in the box, in the box, whats in the box todaaaay? (sad i know lol)
sculpey clay!!! yay!!!
just what i need for another swap
what will i unwrapped today???
can it be?? more whimsys?! yay!!!
whimsy jar from both sides
jar lid is a pin cushion
my very very fave whimsys in this jar. cherries, dove, piggies and piggy eraser(?), little knifes(that remind me of sweeney todd), pumpkin, ninja!!, oxen, wine glass, bowling pin(i love bowling pins. how did you know nicole??), bee, gingerbread, spaghetti jar, skull, curious george!, corncob, pesi bottle
today reached into the magical box of goodies and out comes....
felty dead of the dead style keyring and eyepatch!! both so cuuuute!!!!!
sorry i didnt post these yesterday, been feeling really blah(migranes and all from exam study)also these photos were taken with my phone so are poor quality lol!ill try to post better pics
more whimsys from the country of little bits of crap (insiders joke lol)!! im in whimsy heaven :Dlid was again a pin cushion (
skulls, babie stuff (mums bagged them and says im to make her something out of them for her birthday
), birds, more cooking utensils, animals, motor bike(taken by dad lol) beads, cans, charms, food
my faves from this batch. a fly, some fries(hmmmm fries
) a spoon and a jelly/jam pot! love it all!!
also in the jar was jewellery(i put them on straight away) as nicole has said, she is allergic to most metal, but included these amazing jewellery peices (did you make them nicole?)a necklace with what i "think" is real pearls? if they are not, they sure do show all the hallmarks of real ones.
a matching purple bead ring and bracelet.i usually can figure out how things are made but that ring is just wow. i(being curious) have poked and proded but cannot figure out how it was done.
again a blurry photo lol
wreath!!!(isnt that funny we sent each other wreaths ?
) its so beautiful, i love it!!
i had my year 12 english exam today. its all been *aaaaaaahhhhhhh* for the last couple of weeks about it(not help by the fact that in my prac exams i could only do 2 pages at most. and i hate essays) but i got in there, sat down for over 3 hours and did 3 3 page essays. so whats the reward?(
eeeeeek! a book cover(and three books to go with it) based on an item from my wists!!! count chocula!!!ive never had count chocula cereal but i love him in robot chicken lol! nicole told me she isnt the best with a needle and thread but this is soooo good! my cameras not wanting to take close ups at the moment but those stitches are amazing!!! and with the felt layers its almost 3d like
pic of the item on my wists. its basically the same as what nicole made, but the cover is made from an actual cereal box. but my covers better!!
DUM DUM DUM DUUUUUUM!!!!!!!!
if you thought yesterday was good, take a lookie at this!!!!(get ready!)
this is the most awesomest felt item to date!!! lookie at those stitches, their so tiny and perfect!the bat tie!!! and his face!!!!!
oh wait.......... LOL!!!! nicole we are sooooo one the same page (you see tomorrow
but this had been a totally awesome swap!!!!words cannot describe how estatic i am!!! thanks guys!!!! and biiiig thanks to nicole!!!!