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« on: September 21, 2013 02:09:52 AM »

There is a little bit of a sad story behind this project, in that it was made for the recent FOC swap and as yet is still Missing in action Sad SO you all have to cross you fingers and hope it gets found.
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So this was a wet felted bowl formed around a polysterene mold. Then when dry I cut into it and set some pieces of sea glass.
Inside is a simple glass jar which can hold a tea light.
I do so hope you enjoy it and lets all hope it gets to New Zealand in the end !


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« Reply #1 on: September 21, 2013 05:11:18 AM »

THat's very neat!!!  Wink Wink =^..^=

I do hope it makes it too its new home!!!
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« Reply #2 on: September 21, 2013 06:34:36 AM »

how lovely!
I wonder if customs held onto it.... I know New Zealand is touchy about what it lets enter it's borders...
I hope it finds it's way to your swap partner.
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« Reply #3 on: September 21, 2013 06:45:06 AM »

Yes I read their full "yes and no's" before hand though and there was nothing in there that they wouldn't have liked
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« Reply #4 on: September 21, 2013 06:50:31 AM »

bummer... I hope it just fell off a trolly somewhere, and has been discovered and does show up.  It's a lovely item.
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« Reply #5 on: September 21, 2013 12:08:35 PM »

I bet some post office fiend stole it because it was so awesome. Yeah, that's totally it.
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« Reply #6 on: September 22, 2013 09:48:07 AM »

Great idea for a votive!

I've heard of packages taking upwards of 6 months to reach NZ, so hopefully it turns up!
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