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« Reply #20 on: April 02, 2006 06:49:26 PM »

Here's my April wishes (mostly copy and paste from the March one  Wink )

Major Wants:

-Nintendo Power magazine May vol. 203 (I dont subscribe and buy them off of stands. Recently I cant seem to find it anywhere in stores around me  Sad the Barnes and Nobles store around me has it once every 3 months)
if you subscribe and its a little worn thats ok too
if you see it on some random stand please get it for me
Heres what it looks like: http://www.nintendopower.com/home
^I really really want this (I kinda collect them) and I will <3 lots

yay Smiley thank you

-A Japanese inspired sweater like this (I wear a small/medium): http://www.knitty.com/issuewinter03/PATTkyoto.html
or a Kimono dress type thing:
not gonna happen but wishin big XP

- A sushi scarf like this: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=77910.0

-Stickers, especially geeky, fun, or frienship related stickers

-Fingerless gloves/arm warmers like this: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=60381.0
or this:
or this:
or any other kind
UmI have a rather thin arm ...pm me for measurements if you need to

-A Kanzashi flower on a  broach, hair clip, or spring clip. Like the third and forth one on here: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=66747.0

-A messenger bag like this or any other kind of messenger bags: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=2684.0

-A flower scarf in shades of pink and red: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=87078.msg834200#msg834200

Other Very Random Wishes

-A knitted scarf with orange and white stripes like the Harry Potter scarves except with orange and white XP: http://knit.atypically.net/scarves/hogwarts/pattern.shtml

-A sturdy wallet with the word Raphael on one flap and Michelangelo on another. Some like this except with a different fabric would be so awesome: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=23554.0 or something like this: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=20925.0

-A hat/cap like this: http://www.onatoko.com/get.asp?i=A1515

-A small coin pouch with the word Da Vinci on one side and Donatello" on another.

-A cupcake hat like this except bigger (i have a average-ish sized head so 22 in. around should be more than enough to fit): http://grandbluedoor.com/knitblog/?p=22

-A Copic or Prismacolor marker of any color except black and white XP. Theyre available at most art/craft stores. I know theyre really expensive so a single marker will be more than enough  ^____^
Copic marker website: http://www.copicmarker.com/
A random Prismacolor website: http://www.dickblick.com/zz213/42/

-A how to bookbind kit

-A how-to knit or a how-to crochet kit.

-A how to embroider kit

-Wrapping paper (the more colorful the better)...scraps are fine too ^___^

-Freezer paper

-A photo album

-Skrinky dink sheets

--A gummy bear necklace or bracelet like this http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=40313.0
or a resin pendant with a gummy bear inside necklace or bracelet like this except with a gummy bear inside http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=60259.0

-A resin bracelet like this except with skittles instead of m&m: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=39184.0

-A surprise/Anything in general ^_____^

Thanks so much in advance if you make anything for me ^___^

Stuff About Me:
Im in Ohio, USA.  I love art and spend more time drawing/painting more than actual crafting. I cross-stitch, stencil, and can sew simple stuff. I make simple jewelry with beads too (bending wires is fun). I love anime, Chronicles of Narnia, video games, tofu, cute and fuzzy animals like those of Sanrio or San-x style (actually, anything cute I would like), geeky stuff (especially robots), tea, vintage styles, Victorian styles, Renaissance and Impressionist art styles, and Japanese/Chinese/Korean/Asian things. I like moss green, deep purple, silver, dark blue, and basically all other colors in random combinations.
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« Reply #21 on: April 02, 2006 07:23:56 PM »

Thanks for reading my wishlist! I'm 21 and live in Windsor, UK

1. Being weird I'd looove a wallet/wristlet with Jabba the Hutt on it. Here's a little sketch of who I mean - WARNING - I cannot draw! http://i2.tinypic.com/swg31h.jpg Appliqued, embroidered, stencilled or however you can do a fat laughing slug shape! Thank you so much, yay!

2. A knitted tea cozy, irony optional Cheesy

3. A panta. A lightweight one (spring is here yay!) and preferably black or brown would be fantastic

4. A simple top - I love everything about this http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=86855.0 (scroll down for pics) and I like the style of this http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=76812.0

5. Candy - anything different to what I get here in the UK would make me joyous!

My favourite colour is green but I like most dark colours. I love turkeys and kitschy things with Elvis on Smiley I enjoy drinking tea and eating too much candy, my favourite films are Napoleon Dynamite and Ghost World, I love everything on boygirlparty.com, especially these http://www.boygirlparty.com/shoppe/mini-edition/pouch/listing/minikittypouch-1.html Thing's I'm not keen on: pink, glitter, Disney, neon, pin-up girls.
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« Reply #22 on: April 02, 2006 07:25:08 PM »

Here we go:  I'm a 26 (today!!)  mother of 2, wife of 1 Smiley  We live in Indiana.  I do a little of everything because I stay home all dang day.  I crochet, just learned how to knit and bought a new sewing machine.  I also was a chef for awhile before the family thing.  My husband is teaching me to play bass and he is in a band.  My life is full of fun and seems to be non-stop at times.  We like to stay as young as possible and music is a MUST in this house Smiley
my list:

1. I would like to learn how to knit better... I have a few needles, but no books or patterns so that would be great.

2. crochet patterns.  Any crochet patterns new or vintage.  Fun and funky would be great.

3. a pouch or roll to hold my hooks and needles in.  My current system is a mason jar on a nightstand so I would love anything!

4. patches and pins/buttons: any band or anything funny or fairy related

5. mixed cd's: local bands are always good, anything you listen to... I'm in a rut

6. anything with guitars... bass, electric, or acoustic

7. Homemade journal or any journal for that matter.  I seem to be using more of them here lately.

8. legwarmers and/or armwarmers.  I have a pic of a few in my "wist"

9. food related things or stuff for the kitchen

10.  My husband and I train bonsai trees, so anything with bonsai on it... shirts, bags, tool pouch etc...

11. silk screens  (huge HUGE wish I know Wink )

12. Anything with Gizmo, bears, or little dolls (for my little girl)  any kind of stuffie would be awesome!

13.  Robots or Transformer anything ~ for my little man

14.  Stuff from another country.  Anything at all

15.  Surprise me!  Or stuff you are good at.  I love new things  Grin

16.  Charms... for a bracelet.  1 or 100 it doesnt matter how many or what of.

17.  Mixed paper.  anything at all would be great

18. This shawl.  How amazing is that?!  http://secure.elann.com/ShowFreePattern.asp?Id=107024  (dream on right Grin )

19.  Hair Stuff!!   I just chopped off about 6 inches this weekend and put about a million layers so I can now wear cute stuff again!!  YAY!

Other stuff I love:
. handbags, any shape, color, sizeThank you!!  That's awesome!!!
. scarves!  I can NEVER have too many
. yarn in little batches or lots Smiley any type!
.  Harry Potter *guilty pleasure*
. anything philosophy... philosophy themed stuff would be awesome!!
. RENT and the fashion in it!  The scarves, legwarmers, hats..... it's great!!!
. fairys
. Nightmare Before Christmas.  I love Jack!!
. Gilmore Girls
. Gone With the Wind!!
.  Hoodies.  Any hoodie or purse made from a hoodie.  XL or larger Smiley

favorite colors:
I like earth tones, pink, and some of the brighter colors.  The only colors I stay away from is bright purple and gold.

I hope this is a good start.  I would love anything, I'm very easy to please!!
I also have a wist link in my signature if that helps.

Thank you in advance!  Everyone here is amazing!!
« Last Edit: April 20, 2006 05:43:42 PM by dabba » THIS ROCKS   Logged


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« Reply #23 on: April 02, 2006 08:12:35 PM »

happy april!
here are my wishes:

-a pair of fake converse. size 40 (w9)

-iron-on transfer paper or iron-on transfer pens

-shrinky-dinks for the printer

-rubber stamps

-bobby pins with the round post on one end

-some roving and maybe instructions for making felted soap, felted beads or handspun yarn

-a felted bag

-a Liger t-shirt(it's pretty much my favorite animal)

-a journal to keep track of swaps.

-a necklace with a large pendant(resin, microscope slide, or other)

-cloth pads http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=18462.0

-a reversable wrap skirt like this, not necesarily pac-man: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=39246.0
-a kittyville hat. http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=51433.0

-handmade notecards or stationary.

-address labels

-a necklace with bird charms like these http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=84112.0

-hoop earrings with beads or charms or something. not too big. lucky me! thankyou!

-a zippered pouch made of oilcloth

-anything kill bill, napoleon dynamite, or Frida Kahlo

i'm in BC, Canada. i'm a gardener, i love nature, bees, birds, flowers, retro and kitschy vintage stuff, anatomical hearts, frida kahlo. i like wierd quirky stuff.
i live in a trailer and i like to make fun of myself for being "trailer trash" so anything trailer themed would be awesome.
my favourite color is green, but i like all colors except purple.
i have one of those wist thingies if you need more ideas of my tastes.

i don't have my own digital camera so it's a good idea to take pictures if you craft for me.
thankyou to anyone who may choose to craft for me!
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« Reply #24 on: April 03, 2006 02:54:55 AM »

i am in portland oregon....

- this! http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=87972.0 i would adore it for when i am in mexico...i just dont have any of these skirts to make it myself!

- a tshirt with "one less car" stenciled on the back that i can wear while scooterin' around town! and if you are feeling really ambitious, i am sure my husband would love one too!  he rides his bike to work!

- felted soap http://www.mielkesfarm.com/felt_soap.html (i heart my felted soap from snacker!) i need more!

- felted anything....slippers, brooches, bags, anything. thank you whoever you are!!!

- microbead coasters with any of the themes below.

- stenciled shirt for the husband.  something vacuum themed.  he loves his vacuum! really. or bike themed...he also loves his bike! (mens medium or large...he likes black and greys)

- a hippie/peasant type skirt...gauzy and flowy! (womens size 8 or medium)...i would adore this wish to wear in mexico!  i am going for a month (may 7th-june 7th)

- reconned shirt (womens medium)-boho hippie feminine-ish.

- embellished hoodie (womens small or medium)- i would like it to be embellished with sort of a boho hippie vintagey feminine type feel or with any of my likes below....or a sewn hoodie would be swell!

- a knit hoodie!  ( i know its a huge wish, but i would absolutly love it!)

- knitted socks

- cable knit hat...i sadly lost my favorite hat while skiing...(actually, falling down a double black diamond run!) this one would be wonderfully perfect!  i adore it! http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=73290.0 green or brown would be beautiful!

- pillows for my new furniture!  (prefer browns, mustardy yellow, burnt oranges or sagey type green)

-cute kitchen towels

- knit mittens with flippin the bird intarsia'd onto them!  to be used for when people almost run me over while scooterin'!

- a scary ski mask...this is the reason i fell in love with craftster! http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=25379.0

- knit washcloths

- a scarf with a hood attached....oh how i would love this.

- knit cuff things like these to wear under long sleeve shirts or hoodies! http://www.mlminspirations.com/patterns/NearlyGloves/Gloves.html or http://knitty.com/ISSUEwinter05/PATTmrsbeeton.html
i would adore them in brown, cream or olive green!

- some address labels made by you!

- a fear monster!  (i fear that i am not a good wife...i also fear that i will be a horrible nurse....amongst other things...pm me for my fears!)

- stenciled or embellished or reconned tank tops for summer!  any of my likes below would be great!

- a suprise made by you!thank youuuuuuu!

- this is a never ending wish....i would LOVE some knit or crochet squares...6x6" or 12x12"....of varying textures, stitches, yarns, colours, etc...i want to collect them from all you beautiful craftsters and make a super cozy craftsterlicious afghan that i can curl up in!  feel free to include a square if you are generously granting any of my other wishes!  i would adore a square from all my buddies here on craftster!
eta: i started this afghan and it looks wonderful!  i still need squares tho'!

a little about me
i am a modern day hippie boho-y type girl who loves to laugh. i love anything earthy and naturific! i have had a yearning to simplify things so anything simple is nice.  i am feeling quite feminine today but i am a tough cookie most of the time.  i like being a dork and i have a good sarcastic sense of humor. 

things i love are: scooters, trees, branches, chickens, chicken footprints, bamboo, nurse themed stuff, vegetables, fruit, birds, yarn, fabric, sewing machines, anything funny or "punny", anything retro or vintage, feminine hippie types stuff, coffeeeee, nerd themed stuff. my favorite colors are earthy greens, yellows, reds, oranges and browns.
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« Reply #25 on: April 03, 2006 09:57:19 PM »

Our Gallery!  http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=88135.0

Halloween Crafts on Flickr
Please send packages with postage stamps when you can!
I am interested in Halloween Rinchies (round inchies) to make bottle cap magnets.
« Reply #26 on: April 05, 2006 06:03:54 PM »

Fabrics with following theme
Kimono / Japanese inspired
Funky prints
Zen inspired / bamboo / lotus flower
Vinyl - candy colors, or printed ones
Autumn/winter theme

4.5 inches zippers in assorted colors
Yarn - anything hand dyed, variegated or with sequins attached to it


Owl bag / stuffies

Flower Basket shawl pattern


I love this wallet
(it would be great if i could it made in denim, coudroy or printed fabric)

An eye pillow with lavender and flax seed - with cotton fabric (something girly) , so I can put into the microwave to heat it up

A clutch with strap


A bag like this

Kimono fabric purse

Kimono style buttons like those made by bobolink


About me: I'm 29 and working as an Office Administrator.  I knit a lot and am just beginning to learn to crochet and sew.  Spend most of my free time crafting.  Love anything zen-like or  japanese inspired.  Love most colors, especially black and earthly tones.  Not a fan of blue and green (other than bamboo and peppermint shade).
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« Reply #27 on: April 05, 2006 08:18:44 PM »

About me:
If you're just perusing this forum looking for someone to pick, take me. I'm getting my wisdom teeth out last week (which is also Spring Break) and had absolutely no fun. Help a crafty (puffy-cheeked, sore) sister out.

This is basically a repost of my March list because nobody picked me.
I'm a hip young lady with a penchant for obsessive knitting. I love making and sending and getting crafty stuff. Thanks in advance to anyone even thinking about picking me!

Stuff I Like:
Harry Potter, Chuck Norris, My Little Ponies, Star Wars (Young Jedi Knights with Tenel Ka is my favorite series/character), Centaurs, mermaids, koi, birds, Anime/manga, cosplay, gothic lolita, Tim Burton, and any Yokishita Amano-like artwork.

Stuff I'd like:
-An Owl Purse
-Raddish Earrings
-Zippered Pouches Thank you so much, Nameless Craftster!
-Totes of all Shapes and sizes
-A Skirt (Wrap, Circle, Whatever)
-A shirt with something related to my interests on it  (I'd really really love a shirt with a My Little Pony (preferably with the baby Firefly http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v505/EmilyKin/firefly.gif or Applejack, but really, whoever) stenciled on the front of it)
-Suprise me!

--Also, as a deliciously nerdy project, Im going to be knitting Rons Chudley Cannons blanket from the Newest HP movie.
Any yarn that you have in these colors (acrylic is probably the most rampant in these colors in this case) would be awesome.
....Yarn in burgundy, tans/browns, oranges of all shades, off whites, pea greens, whatever. I'd adore any older, crusty thrift store yarn in hideous 70's flourescent oranges and browns!  Please help the Weasley Blanket cause!

Long Shots:
-Bbloomers (like a pirate!)
-A Supanya-inspired top
-An owl/Faun Plushie / bag
-Mrs. Weasly Crocheted Sleeves. I'll buy the pattern if you'll crochet them for me. (http://www.fruitcats.com/Jo's/sleeves.htm) ZOMG! Thank you so much, Dabba!
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« Reply #28 on: April 06, 2006 07:27:46 AM »

Here's my list! I would be very happy if someone would pick me and cheer me up.

C r a f t e d    i t e m s

- -  a totebag or a purse (look at the end if this list to see my favourite colors,patterns etc.)
- -  kitschy jewelry
- - green,simple and long scarf
- - handmade soap
- - embroidered pillowcase

T h i n g s   I  c a n ' t  f i n d  i n   m y  c o u n t r y

- - skull beads
- - Day of the dead - related items
- - Hello my name is - stickers
- - funky fibres

O t h e r  s t u f f

- - glass beads
- - skull jewelry,esp.pink skulls are neat
- - paper ephemera
- - vintage/retro/kitscy fabric
- - scrapbook supplies
- - candy/chocolate
- - green tea
- - surprise me :-)

My favourite colours are green (forest,avocado),pink and black but other colours are fine too.I like vintage,retro,kitsch,dadaism and funky things.I study textile design,I'm living in Finland and I'm 20 years old.Themes I like : Mexican culture,skulls,street art,birds..Well I like weird combination,use your creativity and imagination :-)
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« Reply #29 on: April 06, 2006 08:15:01 AM »

Hi! I am Robyn, I am 21, 4 weeks away from graduating with my bachelors! 

Any clothing/hats Id prefer if they were black, beige, brown, or white, they dont need to be solid, they could be prints including these colors. I pretty much will like anything thats not: Hawaiian flowers, neon colors, gothic.  I love vintage and vintage inspired items.

A hat like this: http://islandsurf.com/images/products/large/851152_houndstooth_LG.jpg
-a hat like this: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=8300.0
- a bag like this: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=32972.0
- a bag like this: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=35575.0
-a dress like this: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=88153.0
a shirt like this http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=87827.0
a dress like this: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=84616.0
a dress like this: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=85523.0

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