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danger.kitty
« Reply #390 on: February 15, 2010 02:44:55 PM »

Finally my photos from the package I received from SnazzyJazzy - I've been feeling less than 100% over the past few days so haven't gotten around to posting yet.  Sorry!  I really appreciate the package.

On to the pics:

very cute reusable bag - the fabric reminds me of Alice in Wonderland (perhaps because I'm brainstorming for the Alice swap Wink).  I may have to beef up the handles as I worry the ribbon, which is very pretty, may not hold up to anything heavy.
a customized "to do" list and "frugal foods" notebook - Jazz even started me off with a few recipes in the notebook
an awesomely cute retro-style sailor bib for my little dribbler.  I've been making more of an effort to put bibs on her so I don't have to change her wet shirts 5 times a day
and a spotty apron, because a girl can never have too many aprons!
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pantsafari
« Reply #391 on: February 15, 2010 05:27:04 PM »

photos!!!
My partner really 'got' me. she made everything in my favorite color combo, and everthing is so cute!

Firstly, A cupon organizer in cute retro kitchen fabric!


and the inside in red and teal  Grin


next, 3 mesh produce bags, also in red and teal (I only photographed one)


and finally!!!! two awesome reuseable grocery totes in red and teal!


and one of them has this awesome bird embroidered on it!!



I cant wait to go grocery shopping!!!!
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« Reply #392 on: February 15, 2010 06:37:52 PM »

Love that sailor bib

And the red + blue color combo is so pretty!
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irish_chicky
« Reply #393 on: February 15, 2010 07:07:27 PM »

I received today!!!

Group, dryer balls, microfiber dusting cloths, soap savers, pouch, grocery lists,pencils, cloth pads, utensil roll and an amazing organizer


Utensil roll open


And a draft dodger, not filled yet!


thank you sooo much MissCrafty29 I love everything!
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« Reply #394 on: February 15, 2010 08:37:50 PM »

These last few packages have been awesome!
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MissCrafty29
« Reply #395 on: February 15, 2010 09:35:40 PM »

Irish_chicky: I am so happy that you received without that BIG ole delay I thought would happen!! Happy you like everything as well! That utensil roll is missing the napkin...LOL...Oops Tongue It will make it to you soon, as well as an item or two that also got forgotten Tongue
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christie.mcnabb
« Reply #396 on: February 16, 2010 12:14:27 PM »

finally posting pics...thank you pamelabd!!  it was amazing to have gotten this package just before V-day...i was mopey and sad because i didn't have a Valentine, but i had a craftswap partner!  and what could be better, really?! 
here is an overview of everthing:


and now the bag, which is fantastic.


the bath mitt, shower pouf, soap saver and dish scrubbies (already being put to good use!)


and last, but certainly not least, an amazingly beautiful scarf


sorry the pictures aren't rotated!!  i'm still getting used to using my Mac.
thanks again, pamelabd!  you were a generous partner!
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pamelabd
« Reply #397 on: February 16, 2010 12:21:33 PM »

YAY! I'm glad you liked everything and that I could be your Valentine! LOL

I was actually on the phone with the Post Office when you posted this! They are re-delivering my package from you tomorrow!! (they were supposed to do it Sat but didn't show!)
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« Reply #398 on: February 16, 2010 02:29:06 PM »

I have many more pics to post, but havent taken them yet on account of not really being home.  However, I did receive from my partner psychonmemphis and loved everything.  Heres the one pic I can send now.  I wear these armwarmers that she made me all the time!  They're so warm and comfy and were inspired from my wist Smiley  I'll post everything else another time.  Smiley



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« Reply #399 on: February 16, 2010 03:10:10 PM »

Pamelabd--Did you use a pattern for that bag?  I LOVE it!   Wouldn't mind making one myself. 
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