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« Reply #160 on: November 04, 2009 05:45:08 AM »

Great package! I love the bolero, it's a great color! I also am in love with that fabric....so pretty!
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« Reply #161 on: November 04, 2009 08:23:34 AM »

That bolero is great! It fits you perfectly and the color is fab.
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« Reply #162 on: November 04, 2009 10:17:47 AM »

And here are my fabulous swap items from claire313!

First up a beautifully decorated notebook. I sooooooooo LOVE fairies!!



An incense burner - can't wait to use it!



An assortment of pendants



and some pants



some extras ( I totally love the fairy sticker!!)



Thank you soooooooo MUCH for the great items!!
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« Reply #163 on: November 04, 2009 10:37:45 AM »

Another great random package.  The journal looks nice and I love those pendants. 
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« Reply #164 on: November 04, 2009 01:45:45 PM »

I love those pendants!

I received my package today from ThreadorYarn. I love everything!

First up a bunch of new yarn!!! The two bigger skeins are handspun


Next...two new purses.



Next...a BEAUTIFUL beaded bracelet!


Last some extra little goodies! Fabric, stickers, iron-on patches (my 3y/o daughter already took them, a bunch of fun stuff!



Thanks again for all the lovely stuff! Grin
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« Reply #165 on: November 04, 2009 01:49:16 PM »

Great packages!  That is a nice spiral stitch beaded bangle!  I am loving that beaded/wirewrapped lizard bookmark and stealing the idea!
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« Reply #166 on: November 04, 2009 02:07:50 PM »

Oh good I'm glad everything got there safely (nothing's breakable and I still worried that it would arrive damaged  Undecided ) The bracelet is a crocheted slip stitch rope. The two purses are the joint craftster effort I Pm'd you about - I got them as UFO's in another swap a few years ago (part of a great package) and I finished them off  because the colors were just perfect for you. And IIRC the blue/pink yarn started life as one of Lapoli's dyed rovings.
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« Reply #167 on: November 04, 2009 02:41:35 PM »

Beautiful bracelet.  And the yarn is very nice, too.
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« Reply #168 on: November 04, 2009 06:47:09 PM »

love, love LOVE the bracelet...........want, want, WISTING the bracelet
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« Reply #169 on: November 04, 2009 07:53:57 PM »

I got my package from Melissa! today, and it is fantastic.  Here's the whole thing, after I pulled everything out of the blue starry paper she'd wrapped it in:



We have: a swallow embroidered in buttons, a cool branchy scarf, a t-shirt with birds stenciled on it, a stack of handmade paper, a mini collar/scarf thing, a (huge!) pot holder/hot pad crocheted from recycled t-shirt strips, and... well, you'll see my favorite thing in the detail shots:



close-up of the bird.  I think this is going up on our bedroom wall; it's quite gorgeous.  Also some of the scarf (I really like how the variegated yarn came out here) and one of the bird stencils on the shirt. 



the paper (pretty!) and the mini-scarf.  I think I may move the buttons over a little; it fits just a little bit snugly.  But... this is something I thought seemed like a cute idea & fashion accessory, and then I tried it on and realized it makes anything into an instant turtleneck.  Brilliant!  I will definitely be wearing this a lot this winter. 



And, my favorite part:  the felt tree stuffie.  (Do trees count as stuffies?)  The funny thing is that I'm doing NaNoWriMo this year, and the novel I'm writing is about two different forests, so it's very timely.  Right now it's sitting by my computer to give me inspiration.    Wink


(and a second picture-- this is closer to the real colors, even though it is badly back-lit)

Thank you so much, Melissa-- this is definitely one of the best swap packages I've gotten!   Grin
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