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« Reply #10 on: April 27, 2013 08:44:08 AM »

My partner adrienne_bowers received last week. I've agreed to post a few pics of the package I sent. We both love pretty, vintage things so I ran with that theme.

The container was an old wooden bread box that got crafted up with spray paint, decoupage etc.



Here's a group shot.


My crafted items included a charm bracelet, scrabble and domino pendants, an  antique key pendant and some little felt magnets.






some of my favorite thrift-store find whimsies including a nesting doll, a 1940s bisque Nancy Ann Storybook doll, (My partner said she liked old dolls.) this interesting little butterfly box, a handpainted mini teacup and saucer.








A couple other cool vintage finds--
this little mini sewing room decorative box and this homemade apron.





I sent some new things too. Charms, books, buttons etc.

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This was so much fun. I love a good whimsies treasure hunt!
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« Reply #11 on: April 27, 2013 05:42:24 PM »

Wow that looks fabulous. What a great package!!
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« Reply #12 on: April 27, 2013 05:58:53 PM »

awesome!!
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« Reply #13 on: April 27, 2013 07:12:34 PM »

Fabulous package!
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I love all of the vintage goodies!
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« Reply #15 on: April 30, 2013 12:50:40 AM »

cute package, some people are just far too creative lol

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« Reply #16 on: April 30, 2013 08:41:53 AM »

That was a fabulous package just bursting with whimsies!
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« Reply #17 on: April 30, 2013 02:17:05 PM »

I received an amazing package from lindyv321 yesterday! Check out these pics and prepare to be jealous!

Before I opened






Some of my favorites







The "jar", I'm going to turn one into a Halloween curio/display






Crafted items
I LOVE this shrine!!






Thank you soooo much lindy, this was seriously one of the best whimsey packages I've ever gotten!!  ( sorry my pics aren't too awesome, my camera is starting to die and make weird noises  Tongue  )
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« Reply #18 on: April 30, 2013 03:50:38 PM »

Lindy is a FUN partner to have in a swap!  super spoiler!

That is an awesome package.  The tiny shrine is fantastic and I LOVE the little carousel.  That cameo reminds me of the Dark Mark and I noticed lots of tiny gears and gewgaws that look very intriguing...

Lindy, I must know where you got those "jars"- they are just too awesome!
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« Reply #19 on: April 30, 2013 04:37:23 PM »

It is called an Advantus Configuration Shadow Box by Tim Holtz.  I ordered these on Amazon but am starting to see more things like them at Michaels.
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