A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Random Tip: Join us for fun, contests and discussions on Craftster's Facebook page!
Total Members: 297,034
Currently Running With Scissors:
616 Guests and 22 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop


Pages: 1 ... 8 9 [10] 11 12 ... 16
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: Matchbox Swap 7 (SO 3/30)  (Read 12932 times)
Tags for this thread:  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
Oath Keeper
Offline Offline

Posts: 1417
Joined: 04-Jan-2011

Addicted to Plushies...


View Profile WWW
« Reply #90 on: April 05, 2013 10:18:11 AM »

OK so my account is being really screwy XP so I hope this post works and that my PM saying I received, went threw. Hazelly sent me a Japanese themes box.
Isn't it cute?
And a shot of the goodies inside.

Thanks.
THIS ROCKS   Logged
Onyxnox
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Crafting keeps the madness at bay. Or is it the cause?
Offline Offline

Posts: 6309
Joined: 22-Jul-2006

Willing to personal swap for art of my doggies!


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #91 on: April 05, 2013 10:49:20 AM »

I received from VegasZombie today - my mailman is finally leaving boxes in my box, and not making me go to the PO to get them.  Now if only he stops putting mail from down the street in my box.

Anyways, this one made me laugh out loud when I opened it.  She went with my Monty Python theme, and Search for the Holy Grail is my favourite of their movies (and I loved Spamalot).  She made a box based on Denis the Peasant's rant about the Lady of the Lake.  The first thing I saw was the watery tart sign and I knew exactly what it was Cheesy



The box was HUGE compared to mine - did you make it???  I am jealous, I should have made my own this time because the storebought ones were tiny compared to what I am used to!



Here is the inside of the box - the rant:



and it was stuffed full - including several great beads that will make an Alice in Wonderland bracelet - I love Alice too!



Thank you very much, and I am glad mine got to you safely too.

I really enjoyed this swap and hope we don't wait so long before doing another one again!  Thanks for organizing this plucky1_08!

THIS ROCKS   Logged

~my blog~ - DON'T READ IF YOU ARE IN A SWAP WITH ME AND DON'T WANT A SPOILER!!!!  YOU HAVE BEEN WARNED!!!
~my pinterest~
fancybutch
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 1508
Joined: 11-Dec-2011


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #92 on: April 05, 2013 11:33:28 AM »

Brilliant Monty Python box (and I love that scene).

Great ferns and kitties box.  And the origami one is lovely.

Onyxnox you rock as usual, fantabulous Unicorn head.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

"I reserve my right to be complex." Leslie Feinberg
Avesthel
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

♥ birds ♥
Offline Offline

Posts: 2762
Joined: 12-Jul-2006


View Profile
« Reply #93 on: April 05, 2013 12:33:20 PM »

The gallery is just exploding with fabulous new boxes!   Cheesy   Love the unicorn box and the pendant too!   The kitty and the Japanese boxes are so sweet!    And the Monty Python one is great!   I haven't seen that movie in many years. 

I've received my boxes too and I'm working on photos now to get them up in the gallery today.   Smiley
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Avesthel
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

♥ birds ♥
Offline Offline

Posts: 2762
Joined: 12-Jul-2006


View Profile
« Reply #94 on: April 05, 2013 12:45:33 PM »

Oh, here's a little bit closer shot of the poppy painting I did for the box.  Smiley 

THIS ROCKS   Logged

Avesthel
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

♥ birds ♥
Offline Offline

Posts: 2762
Joined: 12-Jul-2006


View Profile
« Reply #95 on: April 05, 2013 01:06:37 PM »

I received a very cute little bird themed matchbox from Susie Apple!   Smiley



And here it is just opened and unpacked:


And all the goodies she packed inside!   Smiley


She sent a lot of lovely birdie things and used my favorite colors in her crafting.   Smiley    She made the sweet little chicken and sent a pin to add to it.  Smiley   And she sent a cute little bird pendant too.    Smiley    It's a great little matchbox, Susie Apple!   Thanks so much!    Smiley
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Avesthel
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

♥ birds ♥
Offline Offline

Posts: 2762
Joined: 12-Jul-2006


View Profile
« Reply #96 on: April 05, 2013 01:23:54 PM »

And I also received a very cute birdie themed box from onecrazymom!   Smiley



Here it is opened and unpacked:


And all the goodies she packed inside:



This little box reminds me very much of the momma bird we have in our backyard right now.   Smiley   She's also sitting on wee little spotted eggs and guarding her nest (while looking very cute!).   Smiley   Not only did she do my bird theme, but she also sent things to match my other themes like the Hunger games magnet she made, the pearls and a dragon button.   Smiley    And she also made the nestlace pendant.   It's a great matchbox, onecrazy mom, thank you so much!   Smiley
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Scrapkatt
« Reply #97 on: April 05, 2013 01:25:22 PM »

All the matchboxes are fab! Love the hello kitty day of the dead, flying pig and steampunk boxes!! Would be soo excited to open one of these!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

http://pinterest.com/cupcakekatt/

Tempted by personal swaps. Hoping to one day have an etsy shop!
Ninaprettyballerina
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 609
Joined: 14-Aug-2012


View Profile
« Reply #98 on: April 05, 2013 03:23:55 PM »

love that bird and nest!  so cute~!  did you make the eggs?? wow!

those alice beads are amazing!  did you make them?

the origami is so cute too!

love them all good job people!!
THIS ROCKS   Logged
MaxParadise
« Reply #99 on: April 05, 2013 11:46:18 PM »

I love that birdie box!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

And your scared to death that you are never going to come alive.

http://www.pintrest.com/dheartst
Threads you might like:
Pages: 1 ... 8 9 [10] 11 12 ... 16 Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
 
Jump to:  



only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



your ad could be here!

How-To Videos
How to Measure Your Head For A Custom Wig
How to make a French Twist
How to Updo using a Hair Comb and a French Twist Hairstyle
Flawless Skin Tips
Celebrity Look-Alike
Latest Blog Articles
August 20, 2014 Featured Projects
Tute Tuesday: Faux Cross Stitch Sweatshirt
More Great Crafts Using Cardboard Tubes

Comparison Shopping




Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies
Comparison Shopping

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...
Moderators

Follow Craftster...






Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.11 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC
SimplePortal 2.3.5 © 2008-2012, SimplePortal
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

Copyright ©2003-2014, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.