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« Reply #30 on: January 22, 2010 05:29:22 PM »

What a GREAT package!!!  It's a total treasure box!
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« Reply #31 on: January 22, 2010 05:34:00 PM »

Oh wow!  pixieval, you totally got spoiled!  All of that looks so incredibly awesome!  Fantastic package, cjclark!
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« Reply #32 on: January 22, 2010 05:49:43 PM »

FAB package! What a great start to the gallery.

I love the sewing cards, and I wish I would have thought to ask for hankies!
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« Reply #33 on: January 22, 2010 06:09:52 PM »

seeing as though MareMare cant find her camera cord, she asked me to post some pictures of the goodies I sent her..... so here goes..... and there is a lot of pictures....


all of it together


re-use-able papertowels...... the stand has flannel around it so that when you roll them the first one will stick as well......and a wetbag to hang on the oven


swiffer covers, and the SWIFFER......and swiffer duster covers


a SQUARE bottom shopping bag.... and reusable produce bags


and a set of 12 pads........with liners....they can be used with or without the liners.......and 3 wet bags.....2 travel bags and one for the bathroom....... this was the first time I had made pads.... and i am really happy with the way they turned out.......

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a fabric covered notepad..... (and you can replace the notepad)


I also sent some extra fabric, which I used to pad the otherstuff with.... I just didnt take pictures of it.

Hopefully MareMare finds her camera cord and can post some of her pictures and comments as well.... but untill then I hope you enjoy looking at the pictures I had taken
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« Reply #34 on: January 22, 2010 06:16:23 PM »

Wow, OGD, that is an awesome package!  I love the reusable paper towels, and the swiffer covers!  The bag is gorgeous, too, and all those cloth pads - soooooo awesome. I love the fabric you used!

Wow - is anyone else feeling a bit of swap anxiety now with two such amazing packages?
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« Reply #35 on: January 22, 2010 06:26:11 PM »

Wow - is anyone else feeling a bit of swap anxiety now with two such amazing packages?

I'm not even in this swap and I feel anxious!!

What incredible packages. Thanks for letting me stalk Wink.
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« Reply #36 on: January 22, 2010 06:48:35 PM »

Awesome stuff! And I'm a bit in awe of your flannel stash too!
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« Reply #37 on: January 22, 2010 06:48:50 PM »

I'm watching this gallery for great ideas, so far I love the swiffer covers.  I originally said a loud resounding ewwww to the fabric pads, but after some reading I may actually give that one a try.  Any tips on making them?
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« Reply #38 on: January 22, 2010 06:51:15 PM »

I'm watching this gallery for great ideas, so far I love the swiffer covers.  I originally said a loud resounding ewwww to the fabric pads, but after some reading I may actually give that one a try.  Any tips on making them?

Fabric pads are awesome!  They're so much prettier than the ones you can buy at the store!
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« Reply #39 on: January 22, 2010 07:15:07 PM »

I'm in favor of any option that removes "adhesive" from anyplace down there.  Youch!
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