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« Reply #60 on: May 18, 2006 07:41:48 AM »

I've been attracted to small boxes since I was a little kid.  Getting to combine them with my love of embroidery is like something magical.  Personally, I don't eat Altoids so it's either get the tins from friends or buy them and toss the candies.   Tongue



Have you tried the cinnamon ones? I can't stand the peppermint, but I love the cinnamon.
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« Reply #61 on: May 18, 2006 07:45:41 AM »

The cinnamon ones are the best!  Ooh, and if you are interested in any of the round tins, I recommend the raspberry sours too.  Pucker up!   Lips sealed
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« Reply #62 on: May 18, 2006 07:46:28 AM »

Yes, I love the cinnamon and the wintergreen (when I can find them), but I try to avoid the sugar.   Undecided  Now there's a business venture: Altoids made with Splenda!   Cheesy
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« Reply #63 on: May 18, 2006 09:22:35 AM »

the ginger altoids are the best! You did a wonderful job on that embroidered altoid box!
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« Reply #64 on: May 18, 2006 09:38:07 AM »

Thanks, tamedvixen and loves2experiment.  I enjoyed planning the designs, doing the embroidery and assembling the box.  Printing Kiki_eks avatar kitty on printable iron-on cotton was the easy part of it all.

The pictures were done on a scanner and really don't do the box justice.  Perhaps Kiki_eks can post a better picture.

I will take more pictures today and post them asap - it really is beautiful in person.


So far I've tried all the flavors and I can't handle the ginger and I'm not a cinnamon candy flavor girl. The sours are the best and my favorite flavor is the passionfruit when I can find it followed by mango. Wink I have a lot of the round tins. Maybe I should try something with them. Has anyone done a round one yet?
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« Reply #65 on: May 18, 2006 10:27:33 AM »

i have never eaten an altoid in my life.  i suddenly feel i've been missing out on a whole world of experience  Cheesy

That tin is beautiful...i really like the natural cloth and colors.
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« Reply #66 on: May 18, 2006 11:29:17 AM »

I received today from the amazing gingerquilts and will post pics when I get home this evening-- prepare to be in awe ladies!   Roll Eyes
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« Reply #67 on: May 18, 2006 07:40:19 PM »

tiph_thompson received from me today and asked that I post pictures. This is what I sent:



an anemone pin cushion! It's only about 1.5 inches wide and made out of 2 types of silk and stuffed with cotton. I used a bottle cap for the bottom base that I painted to match the bronze and green leafy/tendril bit.

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« Reply #68 on: May 18, 2006 08:13:14 PM »

That is adorable!  Very clever animegirlie!  Cheesy

I received from the amazing gingerquilts today-- she sent me one of her famous needle books!
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Isn't it gorgeous? I keep looking at it and can't believe it's actually mine.  Thank you so much gingerquilts-- you really made my day!  Cheesy

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« Reply #69 on: May 18, 2006 08:42:00 PM »

Very pretty crazy quilt, gingerquilts.  The shell and fish embellishments are a nice touch.  Are the colors truer in the first picture or the second?
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