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« Reply #390 on: February 28, 2011 02:17:31 AM »

Wait a minute, lylacfey, when you say "chase a storm", do you mean in a van with apparatus on the roof, like on Discovery Channel? Other people have the best hobbies! Good luck and be safe.

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Yes, kind of like that, lol. I have a team and everything. My Daddy was a chaser and he taught me. I have been chasing since I was five. Most of the time it's kind of boring, seriously. A lot of waiting around. Tonight, most of the storms passed us. I was bummed. Smiley

Swap Photos- My DH took pictures tonight. I just have to upload them. I will be doing that in an hour or so.
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« Reply #391 on: February 28, 2011 04:34:46 AM »

Pics uploaded! Smiley

I received the most beautiful matchbox from QueenNinjaMonkey. It's so perfect for me. Thank you so much QNM. I truly do love it.

Here's the front of the box. A beautiful mermaid:



The back of the box is Russian. It meant so much to me.



All the goodies:



I arranged my favorites at the bottom. I had so many favorites it was hard to choose.

I am so sorry about the quality of photos. It was storming here and hard to get any decent lighting.
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« Reply #392 on: February 28, 2011 05:47:02 AM »

I love that wee ant!  I have not seen those in years!  Awesome box, too.  glad you got some Russian in there...
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« Reply #393 on: February 28, 2011 07:44:53 AM »

the Hello Kitty one is adorable! 

Also love the mermaid and zobmie one- you people are sooo creative  Grin
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« Reply #394 on: February 28, 2011 08:49:35 AM »

Ooh, a Waterhouse matchbox! How gorgeous! I love all the little charms that were in it too.
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« Reply #395 on: February 28, 2011 10:12:59 AM »

Hello Kitty BELL?? Too Awsome!
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« Reply #396 on: February 28, 2011 02:55:39 PM »

I LOVE THOSE TINY SHROOMS!
I received from nllchihuahua today.  Here's what I got!  Please don't mind my scratched up desk...I'm a terrible person and am too lazy to pull out a cutting board...  Shocked




I love the earring!!! Thanks!!!
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« Reply #397 on: February 28, 2011 08:36:57 PM »

Pssst monkey_girl. Did you take a pic of the front of the embroidery? Or just the back? and the pooping kitty should be another sticker  Wink
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« Reply #398 on: March 01, 2011 11:13:49 PM »

Ok, so krafty_karasu and I did a personal swap on top of this (I sent her 2.3kg of choc  Wink )
So heres the personal swap stuff first


when I first opened the box I saw fabric  Grin


hoops!


pincushion ring


a teeny hutch for my Pullip, Madison


tracing paper for my embroidery


ladybug stuff (I got a ladybug tat on the last day of 2010)


a ring (the stones interchangable cos they are magnets!)


and she made me a thimble!

Now, actual swap stuff lol


the stuffed matchbox!


EVERYTHING!


look at the teeny book!


and the dinky charm


micro dice!

Thankyou  Grin
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« Reply #399 on: March 01, 2011 11:18:54 PM »

How are people makeing those tiny books?  My attempts at full sized books aren't that square and even...but I'm not square or even Grin

Everyones matchboxes are so COOL!  There has been such a huge variety...I have sooo many ideas for the next round, and a growing pile of tiny things craftsters might like that would fit in a matchbox.
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