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« Reply #100 on: March 25, 2010 07:50:00 AM »

I claim missmoppet for some wisted goodies

First claim this round (0 sent, 0 rec'd)

I am Melissa from northeast PA.  I love photography and all sorts of crafts in general. 

NEW clothes for a baby boy
NEW toys for a baby boy
NEWbaby boy rattle - any would be nice, but this one would kick butt=tags&includes[]=title]http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=42792716&ref=sr_gallery_5&&ga_search_query=baby+boy+rattle&ga_search_type=handmade&ga_page=&includes[]=tags&includes[]=title
NEW * purse like this - http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=36340155
NEW * Magic yarn ball
NEW * Laptop vinyl decal - something punkish
NEW * earrings like these - http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?ref=vt_related_1&listing_id=37892117
* PJ pants for my son - size 12 and if you can do it in Yankees, that would rock
*A fun stenciled tshirt for my son - 10/12 - he likes video games, football, baseball
* Something guitar related for my son (he is 9 ) and has been playing for over 2 years now.
* Something like the purple one for my daughter.....too cute -  https://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=295115.msg3357605#msg3357605
* Handmade soap - cold process/hot process anything but glycerine (as I make that). 
* Any other punk items a 13 year old girl would love to have.  Smiley 
* Handmade picture frames (black) with opening for 5"x5" photos
* photo matting to fit a 8x10 frame and to hold a 5x5 photo
* A dress like this: https://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=193783.0
* A silicone bracelet mold (the real flexible kind) - BIG WISH
* I would love a shirt (sweat shirt, long sleeved or tshirt) with a very nice flourish design on it.   And just to let you know, I am a big girl - 2x (or 3x if items runs small) - The PERFECT shirt for me are the old navy shirts in a 2x and they are fairly inexpensive.
* Would love some handmade rubber stamps - fun and funky ones
* Knit socks
* Would love any purses/messenger bag.
* a Corset...for me...I am a big girl and would love one
* A skirt for me.  I love long and flowing ones.  Simple design and pattern fabric.
*  Any kind of clothing to bring out the sexy in me.  Smiley
NEW * a tee like this - http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=34533413


NEW * Bakers Twine
* HUGE WISH - wood blocks like this - http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=37328002&ref=sr_gallery_6&&ga_search_query=wood+blocks&ga_search_type=supplies&ga_page=&includes[]=tags&includes[]=title
* minky dot fabric (or the like)
* Sterling silver blanks for stamping.  and other stamping blanks (copper, steel, etc.)
* Silver bails to glue to back of pendants
* SUPER HUGE UNREALISTIC WISH: https://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=161100.0
* Guitar picks, for jewelry
* A good ring mandrel with sizes- used is fine
* a silicone mold making kit, the mix and pour kind
* Ring Blanks - can't have too many, can ya?  LOL
* Bracelet blanks
* Printable shrink plastic
* A wooden soap loaf mold for cold process soap making. 
* A soap loaf mold cutter.

anything from or inspired by my wists - LOTS of newly added goodies.   http://www.wists.com/Mlsocci74  There is a bunch on my wists

Thanks to whover chooses me!!
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« Reply #101 on: March 25, 2010 03:34:40 PM »

I claim Mlsocci74 for some baby boy stuff...

5th Claim, 2 In Transit, 2 Rec'd

My name is Leigh-Ann; I'm 24 and have a 32month old son Levi.  We live in Florida.  My son and I are both VERY allergic to smoke.

Things I like: MY SON, bright colors, things that smell good, the beach, the ocean, books, sewing, FABRIC!   My wists has a LOT of stuff on it and examples of most of the things on my list.  I am truly not picky on what I get, I just love anything handmade!

Things I dont like: anything thats not vegetarian, anything grandma, pastel colors, TV/movie/Disney type characters

Levi wears a size 2T or bigger (as long as it doesnt run small, I usually get him 3T), and I dont like gerber/hanes shirts for him (they dont fit well or last long!)

I wear a size xs, possibly s, and prefer fitted type shirts or tank tops


Fabric Easter basket for Levi bright colors
Anything to put in his Easter basket!  This can be ANYTHING you think a 3yr old might like.
Simple Baltic amber bracelets for me and for Levi, (my wrist is 6.5, I have to measure his still)
Hudson hat or similar style knit hat (needed for our ski trip on the 1st) for 20 head
Anything that has ABCs on it for Levi, he loves ABC anything!
Gardening themed stuff for my moms b-day (on the 30th)
Farmer Levi outfit maybe overalls with things like veggies/watermelon/seed packets/ seeds/scarecrow etc appliqud on it. 
Shirt that says Fabric makes me happy on it (for me)
Pink shirt for Levi he likes pink! 
Gender neutral clothes for Levi pretend you dont know if you are crafting for a boy/girl, bright colors!  Any style is fine, I am just sick of only being able to find shirts with trucks/bugs/tools/sports for boys, I want something different!
Anything Montessori style.
Bumble bee stuffie, around 18 (or so), needs to look like a bee!  (I want it for a prop for a presentation Levi has to dohe will be singing I'm bringing home my baby bumble bee)
Mama cloth w/pul backing
Kitchen wetbags
Baby doll for Levi, prefer not Caucasian (b/c he already has one that is)
Doll clothes
Any fun toys/games Levi might like (prefer gender neutral stuff, not specifically boy stuff)
Hooded beach towels, also anything else fun for the beech (beach bag, toy carrier, etc)
Anything to keep a little one entertained on the airplane. 

I am also happy to get anything from my Wists (which is huge)  www.wists.com/leighi123  OR anything from previous 'wish lists' here on craftster.   You can also fine me other places online under the same username (wish lists on diaperswapperstoo!)

1yd+ PUL, any colour
1yd of waterproof fabric yellow or orange (something o make a raincoat from)
1yd of oilcloth, any color
1-2yds of yellow fabric (for making a boys shirt from, print or solid)
1yd+ solid red cotton fabric
1yd+ terry cloth (or other towel like fabric), any color
2yds + of white fabric that would make a cute boys suit
any amount of gender neutral/boy fabric for baby/kids (knits or cotton)
any fun print or solid knit fabrics
any amount of any designer type fabric
t-shirts to upcycled, thrifted or from your closet, any size
FQ size fabric representing each month of the year (I'm making a fabric calander)
very stiff interfacing
patterns for little boys clothes
project runway pattern for toddlers (not sure of the number, boy is wearing a white suit w/shorts)
velcro, any
wide elastic (1/2 or wider)
snap press
3lbs+ of buckwheat husks or something similar
walnut oil
dried lavender
powdered clay
melt and pour soap mix or soy wax
fabric dye for cotton fabrics, any colour(s)
beach/bath towels, used in good condition is fine, any colors
cotton clothesline or similar cotton rope
any kids craft supplies/kits
ocean/beach themed paint by number or latch hook kits
Ottobre magazine!  Any of them, but esp kids/summer/spring
Any fun sewing magazines

Anything mint
Organic candy
Seeds to plant in our garden
Easter stuff for Levi
Stickers, anything! (Levi loves them)
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« Reply #102 on: March 25, 2010 05:43:02 PM »

I claim: leighi123 for some wisty things

5th claim, 1 in transit, 3 received

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Hi! My name is Michelle and I live in North Carolina USA. I am a 28yr old SAHM to a 4yr old girl. I love to craft and will try anything once.  My favorite colors are red, black, white, green, purple, and harry potter/gryffindor colors.


NEW * stenciled Spike white XL fitted women's tee
* any clothing from my wist http://www.wists.com/twimoon/clothing 38" bust, 35" waist, 30" inseam
* Star Wars fabric pajama pants for me
* Harry Potter fabric pajama pants for me and/or my 4yr old daughter
* knitted eclipse socks like these but without the writing (size 9 womens)
* knitted eclipse wrist warmers like these
* Buffy the Vampire Slayer shirt like this - stenciled or screenprinted (size x-large, women's fitted tee)
* this dress for my 4yr old daughter with similar fabrics to the ones on the page - light blues and browns look really nice on her
* whimsey book  (examples: http://www.wists.com/twimoon/whimsey_book ) - would love if it was multi-themed with stuff I could use to craft items that would go with my favorite shows/movies/books.
(A few favs: Harry Potter, Twilight, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Farscape, Dirty Dancing,  Sweeney Todd, Pretty In Pink, The Breakfast Club, Superman, Goonies, Pirates of the Carribbeans, Star Wars, Heroes, House, Grey's Anatomy, )
* all natural cold process soaps - would love any of these scents: cardamom, lemongrass, orange, cinnamon
* painted converse/vans-type shoes in one of these themes for me sz 9 (Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Twilight, Harry Potter, Farscape)
* painted converse/vans-type shoes in one of these themes for my daughter kids sz 10
    (Harry Potter, Curious George, Tom & Jerry)
* an outfit like this for my daughter http://www.wists.com/twimoon/bbedbfca4d14f38f3dd667d2f1007ee7 (would love it to be in yellow like pictured or brown)

Craft Supplies

* linen or other lightweight fabrics for making long skirts or pants - prefer solid beige, brown or black, black/dark background prints or hippie-ish print
* any of these prints: (Wizard of Oz, Curious George, Harry Potter, Star Wars, Peter Pan, Popeye, Tom & Jerry, Superman (no pink/girly), Clifford, Scooby Doo, skulls (no girly), peace signs, pirate ships)(prefer 1/2 yrd or larger pieces)
* solid color cotton fabric - especially black, white (prefer 1/2 yrd or larger pieces)
* any of these prints in cotton - dr seuss, beatles, dick and jane, flintstones, jetsons, flames, flaming skulls, rudolph/frosty   (prefer 1/2 yrd or larger pieces)
* cotton yarn, especially colors from my wist http://www.wists.com/twimoon/yarn
* bernat berries and cream yarn
* sport weight or sock yarn in these colors: black, red, gryffindor colors
* diamond glaze and pendant making supplies (bails, pendant tray blanks, glass tiles, chains)
* 4"-6" zippers
* metal/aluminum lollipop molds
* 16-24 gauge artistic wire - any colors
* embroidery hoops (9" or smaller)
* doll eyes (half round black or any safety eyes)
* 1/2" or 3/4" elastic
* embroidery floss
* glass cutter
* pinking shears
* swivel lobster clips
* basswood/balsa plaques
* dried lavender   
* organic light corn syrup
* whimsies that would go with my fav movies/shows/books
* roving
* red satin blanket binding
* snaps for snap press - sz 15 or 16
* glass or stone beads
* crochet thread sz 10 (any of these colors: primary blue, green, orange, yellow, purple, or these: mexicana, linen, brown, black, metallic gold/gold, metalic silver/silver, metallic white/silver)
* black vinyl/faux leather (1/2 a yard or so) and a 3" square of white
* retractable tape measure
* unfinished wood trinket boxes or cases

* lion button (heraldy type, or face, not kiddie)
* gryiffindor/hogwarts patch
* bertie botts bag
* Superman comics (for crafting so ok if damaged)
* 1/2"-1" white stretch lace (only need about 12" or so)
* Reader's Digest Craft & Hobbies book

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« Reply #103 on: March 28, 2010 06:10:20 AM »

I claim padfoot for a stenciled Spike tee and some supplies

claim #5 for me (2, 1, 2)

Im Nicole, an at-home mom to my little munchkin, who just turned 2 in January.  I also work a few hours a week at a child care center.  Before I had my daughter, I was an elementary music teacher.  Education and crafting are my two passions other than my daughter, of course!  I knit and sew, mostly.  I used to scrapbook, but somehow I just dont find the time anymore.  I love practical items that are handmade and beautiful.  I would especially love anything from my wists.

Likes: Green, brown, blue and gray. Polka dots, stripes, and paisleys.  Birds of all kinds, especially penguins, owls, and cute fat yardbirds.  Anything musical!

Dislikes: Neons, skully type things, licensed cartoon characters like Dora or Disney princesses.

* Knit socks any color/yarn is great! (size womens 8 1/2 or toddler size 24 months/shoe size 5)
* Monster hat http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?ref=vl_other_1&listing_id=31389203 or newsboy hat for the munchkin
* Newsboy hat for me
* A basket (or 2 or 3) like these: http://www.wists.com/musicalmama/storage/a235900c0a6c5c88367a2e1ac2838877?offset=0  in natural colors, please.

* Yoga skirt like this one: http://wists.com/6a3f325dcfa1a05b96d4c8f2e1d66085?q=skirt&offset=0 PM me for sizing info
* Cloth paper towels that snap together like these http://www.wists.com/musicalmama/507eceaaeb3ba71d3c31754ac3ea7152?offset=0
* Cloth menstrual pads
* Hobo style purse/bag with pockets inside http://www.wists.com/musicalmama/bag
* Laundry apron to hold the clothespins while I hang the laundry on the line thanks Terracruz!
* Placemats to match my kitchen would be great!  My kitchen is sage green, kind of a French country feel
* Everyday cloth napkins a set of 6 would be great, again the kitchen is sage green
* A playmat for cars like this one:   http://wists.com/musicalmama/6a294f2e6f4c9d57c33bfd9bfdbedbf2?offset=80
* This knitting bucket organizer is just about the coolest thing ever https://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=292678.0

* Handpainted wool yarn or handspun yarn - Any kind of colorway is good, but I especially like the rainbow ones.  Prefer worsted weight, but any is good, really.
* Dyed play silks like these: http://hyenacart.com/beneaththerowantree/index.php?c=0&p=54562
* Stenciled or screenprinted tshirts, size L (I like the longer styles of tshirts) Examples on my wists
* Stenciled, screenprinted, embroidered, appliqud, etc. tshirts  for the munchkin, size 24 months Thanks, Banga
* Embroidered, stencilled, or otherwise embellished pillowcases for the master bedroom, quilt colors are either dark green, burgundy and pink, or dark green, sage green, and a medium country blue depending on which quilt Im using.  Im so lucky I have two quilters in my family!  I can get you a photo of the quilts if you need it.
* Soap, sugar scrubs, lotions I like pretty much all scents, just nothing too strong.  I especially love these items that are made with all-natural ingredients! Thanks baa-me-chick
* Handthrown/handpainted pottery a tea pot or cup/saucer set would be really great!

Surprise Me:
* I like the idea of a ravelry surprise!  My favorites on ravelry are here: http://www.ravelry.com/people/musicalmama/favorites/patterns
* A wists y surprise http://wists.com/musicalmama I just updated and re-organized my wists for your perusing pleasure! Thanks, everyone!  Love me some wisty goodness Smiley

* Yarn: handpainted, handspun, or natural fiber like wool, alpaca, cotton, bamboo, etc.
* Vintage childrens book illustrations (fairy tale stories) Im decoupaging an end table for the munchkins room.  I dont need the original illustrations, a good color copy will work just fine!
* Cute fabric to make little girls clothing at least a yard
* Vintage clothing patterns for toddler girl
* Waste canvas for cross-stitch
* Penguin fabric, any fun patterned fabric
* Mens hoodie, size medium, without a zipper plain black (I cant find this anywhere!)
* Embroidery stitch book/pattern book - Im trying to get back into this.
* Spinning starter kit
* Screenprinting starter kit

* Postcard/photo from where you live
* Anything penguin-ey
* Chocolate  mmmm  Chocolate
* Tea
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« Reply #104 on: March 28, 2010 08:55:27 AM »

ahh i think i can sneak one more in this round!

i claim musiclady for a hobo bag Smiley

4th claim this round, 2 sent, 1 received, 0 pending

My name is Claire, I live in New Jersey, I'm a vegetarian, I do yoga, I LOVE animals (especially cats), zombies and skulls, cupcakes, and anything bohemian/indie. My favorite colors are blue, orange, teal and green. No allergies but can't stand the feel of velvet and i don't like chocolate. i love learning new crafts but recently I've been on a crocheting-sewing-jewelry-ATC kick.

i just bought a condo and have NOTHING for it! so any house-related items or crafty storage ideas are more than welcome   My kitchen is a dark teal, my living room is bright green, and the other rooms are beige, but have bright accents (like orange, yellow, green, blue...)

BIG wishes BOLD


- new! embellished tank top! buttons, ribbons, yo-yos, whatever! size xs/s
- Candles that smell like cinnamon/pumpkin, any food smell OR nag champa (mmm...)  Beeswax candles or soy candles a plus!
- Candle holders (taper, pillar, tea, whatever!)
- new! Garden markers, garden gnomes, anything for a tiny garden
- new! Terrarium starter kit! or if you prefer, send a terrarium haha
- Coiled rope/fabric bowls:https://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=292234
- Crocheted produce bag (so I can stop using those plastic ones!)
- Jewelry! Earrings and necklaces - I tend to go for funky or vintage looking stuff more than girly or fancy
- Skirts! simple a-line or wrap around, cotton or jersey would be great, an applique of a cat, owl, octopus...random object would be a bonus! haha PM me for size
- new! Shift dress (basic sundress) - I'm tiny so it wont take more than a yard of fabric haha PM me if youre interested and we can talk colors and such
- LEGWARMERS!!! http://www.wists.com/claire313/70a8d8ed4fffd22b6a5bbfc701ea8dc5?offset=60
** i'd love a pair in cream/brown (banga sent me awesome black ones)
- Vinyl decals for my kitchen appliances (fridge or dishwasher) OR my bedroom wall (birds, trees)
- Flower pots! I started growing bamboo and aloe and would love little pots/jars to put them in - I'm totally cool with upcycled mugs & bowls big enough to hold plants!
- Anything Vespa or bicycle related (stencil, t-shirt, bag, anything!!)
- Fabric buckets for storage (any size)
- Art for my blank walls: Nature, Bicycles/Vespas, Zetti-inspired - painted, collaged, mixed media...
- Business card holder in bright colors
- Magic Yarn Ball! thanks Ava!
- a wristlet - zipper or snap, bright colors (no pink)
- I came to the Harry Potter party a little late, but now I'm obsessed! Anything HARRY POTTER related would make my day! thanks padfoot!
- Anything Golden Girls inspired would be fabulous too! Thank YOU for being a friend! wee! thanks avabrowneyes!!!!

Supplies: (thanks to everyone who has sent/is sending me supplies)

- Purse-making supplies (handles, interfacing, snaps, buttons, clasps...) thanks sarahj!
- Safety eyes for stuffies and amigurumis
- *BIG WISH* Vintage/kitschy charms
- Lucite flowers like these: (also a good example of charms!)
- Lucite chabons for making rings and pendants like these:https://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=340810.0;topicseen
- Jar-o-whimsy
- I'd love to try to learn embroidery (the right way, not how i've been doing it haha) so maybe an embroidery starter kit? I like those sublime stitching patterns I've seen... directions would be great, too! WOO! Thanks avabrowneyes!
- Handspun Yarn! I love chunky yarns with lots of character
- beads - any size, color
- FABRIC - not really into pink or girly fabrics or cartoons (except kawaii! <3 kawaii)
- Rotary cutter and self-healing mat (can be 2 separate claims)
- Bamboo crochet hooks (any size )
- Bento goodies!


- Crazy colored socks for making sock monkeys! or zombie sock monkeys...
- TEA! Your favorite kinds are welcome
- ANYTHING tea related - charms, images, etc
- Baking supplies (cupcake pans and holders, cookie cutters, etc - I want to start baking again!) 2nd hand is more than welcome
- Something unique to your area: candy (except chocolate), postcards, etc

Anything you can think of that might relate to the lists above would be super too ... or anything off my wist!


Thanks to whoever picks me!  Swaps are so fun Cheesy
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« Reply #105 on: March 28, 2010 10:32:11 AM »

 I claim Claire313 for a few Tank Tops Xs/S and some tiny garden stuff
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this is claim 5, 4 sent, 3 received

   My name is Monica. I live in the Crystal Coast of North Carolina the last bank of the outer banks LOVE the ocean as much as life! I am "Lolly" to my 2 grandbrats... I was just DX with ovarian and breast cancer so I would love any of the items below to make me happy. I am a VERY YOUNG 40 and would like to kick the crap out of Oprah she say 40 and fabulous WHAT it is more like 40 and falling apart LOL. I am really a happy person and will beat this and cancer with the help of my wonderful husband, family and crafting. We have just been married our 15th year Feb 11...Life is GOOD!! stop and smell the chocolate along the way peeps you never know!
If you wanted to make something off my wist PLEASE it is getting hot here no hats, wrist warmers,scarves things for winter..

I would be so grateful to receive anything from my lists! Thank you in advance and cant wait to be surprised!

I am very edgy and girly at the same time Smiley I love Pin up girls, sugar skulls, mermaids, pirates, and even mod but do not care for items that really have no use as I am really cramped here, I totally love fabric and fabric newsboy hats and things that make my life more simple and women tees. Please if your making me a tee dont send the Hanes style or Mens They will just sit in the shelf and never get uses..I like ladies tees only...I like a large OR XL if fitted and I dont ware dark colors or neon Blah...



~ NEW I would love a fabric basket set for my bathroom...(blues,greens,purples browns,in ocean batik like fabric)

~NEW  a toiletry bag that zips closed big enough to store my hospital stuff in ( Body wash, shampoo, brushes, deo., all the stuff you take that is not make up. I would love Day of the dead, sugar skulls but woulr REALLY love Pin up girl fabric..

~NEW this stuffie  http://www.wists.com/babalina58/c7a8c0646b6e1954214332bad2de543a?offset=220

~NEW Would love this but saying Welcome OR Kelley OR Monica  too freaking cool really http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=37493168&ref=sr_list_7&&ga_search_query=mermaid&ga_search_type=category&category=needlecraft&ga_page=&includes[]=tags&includes[]=title

~ Summer News boy fabric hat, summer colors Pink, yellow, white, greens blues just not busy fabric or flowers. Like plaids however just summer ones it gets hot here and it is already in the high 70's low 80's.

~NEW A large weekend bag to take to the hospital ( In cool fabric like Day of the dead, sugar skulls, Tattoos, Mermaids ( not the little kid looking ones or that disney one) pin up girl fabric would rock totally.If you cant find those cool fabrics a chocolate and  pink or blue/green would be cool too.. Must have straps not little handles..I dont care if it has inside pockets..Just needs to hold a few outfits etc.but be strong and sturdy..things I will need just dont want to take a suitcase.. Like this somewhat only diff. fabric and Straps not handles ( will not be able to lidt with handles after surgery but can put on shoulder with straps...
http://www.wists.com/eallex/da55d84c801c5c462028f3d6513096a1?offset=20  just a big bag really is what I need..

~New A huge bath sheet with my name M embroidered on it ( would love pink, yellow,cream, white? I would love a bamboo one if you can find one OR 100% cotton if you have a Tuesday morning near they have them cheap  Wink

~  This is freaking awesome...would love one like this in white  like this  XL or 12-14
http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=28363708&ref=sr_gallery_20&&ga_search_query=crochet+top&ga_search_type=&ga_page=4&includes[]=tags&includes[]=title   I know it is a large but it is sooo cool...

~ This is awesome...I would love it in chocolate, navy or black is OK too...Vinyl lettering for my home

~ NEW A cool  bigger lap quilt( smaller then a twin but bigger then a crib) for me in the car ( hospital is almost 4 hours one way and I have at least 11 trips coming) I would love something funky and fun. I love the pin ups, mermaids ( not the little kid looking ones YUCK) day of the dead, tattoos, even a pretty one with Chocolate and hot pink OR blues and or greens with the chocolate would be nice too...

~ a small art quilt for my wall of a mermaid
~ ..LOVE THIS just like this or in creams and browns

~embroidered pillow cases ( king size only and please brown, navy,  or tan cases) Mermaids / Pirates /anchors/nautical stars

~NEW I need a nice new wallet..Love this one it is a great size and holds plenty..Would love in a great fun fabric

~a SS Large ladies OR EX Large if fitted tee in a Sailor Jerry/tattoo style no nudes however but I love the mermaid sailor anchors etc...

~ a cool stenciled tee like this one..http://www.wists.com/babalina58/46b59b4c718d88dbf614a9afe78ec55f?offset=100 in these colors OR any one in my wists in the colors there LOL I just live them...

~a cool jewelry box for my bathroom with drawers and  or doors like this  http://www.wists.com/babalina58/a700b48263980252c151e48399e54aec?offset=160

~ A pillow for my bed like the one in my wist of the French Bulldog ( that is my dog) http://www.wists.com/babalina58/7a50e733d1979942854756c058565a40?offset=240  

~wood soap molds for cold press used is GREAT
~ new spools of cotton thread all colors welcome please no white I have so much white
~ Bias tape ( blues blacks reds browns white whatever I use 3 fold the most
~ book binding stuff for my bookbinder/lamination machine from walmart.com
~fuse web I use a ton of it
~foil tape, glass squares, frames for making glass pendents we have got into this lately
~ rick rack any fun colors
~cotton flower sack towels white or sand please
~If you have an IKEA near the 3 pack of cream hand towels Smiley I would love as many as you feel like sending and would do a personal swap for a bunch of them Smiley
~Interfacing (any kind but would love the stiffer stuff)
~any of the fabric I have in my wist or Pin Up Girls must have LOL....

~ love fruit mentos really really love the strawberry and green apple ones YUMMO
~kender bars
~cool cotton fabric you have laying around
~ a box or as much as you can Stash SANDMAN tea I cant find it Sad It is one of my faves!!
~ strong coffee beans from where your at

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« Reply #106 on: March 28, 2010 02:09:53 PM »

Ya wanna newboy hat???  I'll make ya a newsboy hat!!  I claim babalina58 for one  Grin

Hello there !!
Im Tammy.  Im 37 and im a stay at home mom to three boys in Northern California. I moved here from OH and love it!!  I like to sew, quilt.  I am starting to get into embroidery and can crochet a little bit.  Im very much into girly type stuff and love anything regency -titanic era. I also love 30s-40s things as well.  I am allergic to nickel.
Here are my wishes
Anything off my wist list is great!!

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I love this shawl and I am willing to wait longer if anyone will make it for me. http://groups.yahoo.com/group/CivilWarShawlKAL/  Im not picky about color.  Would be just happy to even have one.

I would love some soft wool socks!!
Chocolate brown snood in a 40s style (prefer a crochet or knitted tie versus elastic (stays on better)
Knitted or crocheted beret hat in a dark color with a nice soft yarn
I have a weird obsession with knitted cuffs!! I love them!!  Chocolate brown, red, white, mustard yellow.


**Civil War Era Cape called a Mathilde Mantilla (Think of a Civil War era Poncho.  This is basically what it is)  Here is a link to the pattern http://www.uvm.edu/%7Ehag/godey/images/s5902170.jpg  and here is an example of what it looks like http://www.thegracefullady.com/civilwargowns/ready-mades_silkmantle.htm Measurements will be provided.  Wool blend or Corduroy would be great. Hood is decorative and is not functional. It only uses around 3 yards.  I would also prefer it lined for warmth. It would be great if I could retain the pattern as well for future projects.  (I can sew I just cant figure out how to make it <frown>) without a pre-drafted pattern.  OR If someone with any drafting skills wouldnt mind drafting a pattern to my size I could play around with it and make my own (If I have a pattern to work with)

Aprons!!  Even though I sew them I would love to see what others come up with!!  I would also like two childrens apron (both are under 12yrs old)  transformers and spiderman a plus!! (one claim at a time is fine needless to say  Cheesy)

New purse (same reason as above!!!)  I also am in need of a large school bag/tote!!  The strap on mine is starting to come loose.

Primitive Rageddy Ann doll (An example is in my wists)

Handwarmers like the ones offered at Hot Topic. Victorian Goth ones would be perfect.

Crazy Quilted Purse.  Or any purse made by you!!  Im needing a new one!! (received a beautiful one from feast your eyes.  More are welcomed!!!

Victorian capelet.  At least waist length please email for length.

Regency or Victorian era Reticule

Petticoat either knee or ankle length !!  (Im 5'5 email for length) (recieved one from farmgirljane and would love more!!)

Slat bonnet or corded can provide links if needed.  Any pattern should do as they are all basically the same result.

Victorian slipper.  This pattern is from 1864

Im looking for special kind of apron for my husband.  He cooks the eggs at breakfast time and is a ninjitsu martial artist.  I would love an embroidered apron that has a asian ninja/martial artist holding a spatula in each hand and says "Egg Master" underneath.  Fabric and colors are open as long as its durable and holds up.
Bars of handmade soap (the kind that is made from lye).  I have always wanted to try it!!  Lavender, oatmeal, goats milk, citrus are great however any scents are welcome!!  Or soap supplies/kit as I would love to learn how to make my own. Pre-made bars are appreciated as I have young children and am concerned with having lye in the house.

Bath bombs.  Also jars of bath salts would be fantastic as well. Im good for now!! Thanks!!

Hand crafted candles are great too. Prefer either fruit and or spice scented ones or lavender (only floral scented one I like).

Lavender sachets for my dresser drawers (ive received some but im addicted lol!!  I even hang them near open windows   Grin)

Whimsey jar are really fun!!

I would love a sign for my bathroom door that says "Powder Room" in a very girly style.

Im looking for a serving tray that I can bring snacks from the kitchen to the living room.  Asian or victorian influence a real plus.

Im also looking for a picture frame.  about 1.5 inches or more wide on the sides.  What I would like is a thin wooden back fitted to it. I dont need the glass for it.  An old vintage frame would be prefered for this.  Im going to use it as a center piece tray for candles (if you can visualize it will lay flat on the table) I can take a pic of the pic in my book if you would like to see my inspiration.


Hobby Lobby and Michaels crafts have Victorian style sewing supplies!! Sadly I am no longer local to either (actually no Hobby Lobby in CA) I would love a chantilane.  However im also interested in any older sewing supplies as well from like antiques stores and such (I have a tracing wheel i bought for $4 so they can be affordable).

Patterns!!  I am 80 miles from a Joanns or Hancocks (sniff sniff).  I need envelopes with a size 14 & 16 included in the envelope for dresses and tops and a 16 for skirts.  Thanks!!
Vogue~~ .. .2884...2968...1239 ... 8352...8003

Fabric Mystery Bundle from Fabricmart.com  http://www.fabricmartfabrics.com/xcart/804051-10-yard-Mystery-Fabric-Bundle-Assortment.html

Any (new or gently used) patterns by Truly Victorian, Laughing Moon, Folkwear and Sense and Sensibility (really wanting the Spencer pattern and Regency Dress).  Vintage Sewing Patterns!!       36 Bust is perfect for all patterns.
Im especially trying to find a Simplicity Jumper Pattern from 1948 pattern is on my wist list
Sewing materials/supplies of any form is welcomed!! Needles (Regular or Ball Point Singer or Schmertz plz), Thread (Regular or Serger plz no Joanns brand serger thread), Trims, Bias Tape, Patterned Ribbons, Zippers ect..... New or Gently Used is just fine!! Even if I dont need it right now it will eventually get used!! Fabric of all shapes colors and sizes are welcomed!!  Buttons!! New or vintage!!  Color is irrelevant.

New or Unwanted Issues of Threads ( I have all of 2003 2006-2008 Though I dont have issues 137 or 138, 140  !!!) probably best to check with me on numbers!! and Burda World of Fashion Magazine !! (I have a few ...1/06** 7/03**4/05** 3/08**)  (used is fine) Knipmode, Ottobre, Patrones, La Mode

Magazines (new or used!!)  Gothic Lolita Bible Magazine, Beading and Jewelry making, Knitting and Crochet, Magazines from Somerset Studios.  Here is a link to their site and the magazines they offer http://www.stampington.com/html/main_magazines.html  Im especially looking for Haute Handbags!!!!   As well as cooking mags!!

Purse supplies of all sorts (handles, magnetic snaps, rings ect).  Silver Victorian clasps would be great too(can be found at Hancocks).

Scrapbooking items  (trims, paper, stickers anything!!).  Im also looking for some things like brads, ribbons, fancy paper, scissors.  Im also looking for corner punchers, rulers for making fancy torn edges and hole punchers (I have a heart one).  Also plain colored or white blank greeting type cards would be wonderful!! Gonna take a break and try and use up some of what I have  Grin

Handcrafted cards by you would be great!!

Im also looking for a decorated (painted/decoupaged/stained ect) box for my scrapbooking paper 12X12.  Would prefer an old vintage look.

Stamps and ink pads

Beading supplies like wire 18 gauge or higher, beads, spacers.  Im also needing jewlery making supplies too.  I would love some Swarovski jewelry supplies!!  Also ANY bead findings from Blue Moon Beads of their Lost and Found and/or Manor House (or any that features Victorian/Edwardian pieces) collection would be wonderful.

Yarn!! I love yarn!! I would prefer not to recieve any 100% acrylic.  However wool, cotton, silky whatever!!  All colors are welcome (well except neon bright bright colors).

Im looking for corset making supplies. boning, 13.5" busk, lacing!!

Sublime Embroidery patterns ~~Gothic, Pinup, Craftopia, Sushi Bar, Dress up

Books  (Amazons great for these.  Used welcomed as well)
**The Perfect Fit : The classic guide to altering patterns
**Fast Fit (I have checked this book out of the library so many times im shocked they dont check with me first before loaning it out to anyone lol) or More Power Sewing both are by Sandra Betzina
**Jackets for Real People by palmer and pletsch
**"From the neck up an illustrated guide to hatmaking Denise Dreher
**Victorian and Edwardian Fashions Lamode Illustree
** Fashions of the guilded age  by francis gimble

Cookbooks (and cooking magazines) are welcome!!  New and pre-loved!!

I love Charlie Chaplin, Silent Movies and am HUGE fan of Jimmy Stewart!!  Betty Boop too!!


Candy from outside the US, Including but not limited to, (NZ~~Minties, Pineapple Lumps and Wittakers) Kit Kats!!  Violet Crumbles!! (Canadian Equivalent is welcomed too though the name escapes me)

My husband collects law enforcement patches.  I would love to get a bunch for him for him.  If you live near a prison, jail or other LE facility perhaps they would let you have one???  He gets his this way by asking and they are usually happy to give him one.  My husband loves asian things as well as LE related (he is a correctional officer) and anything relating to the park service (Smokey the Bear gets double marks lol!!). He is a fan of Bruce Lee and any DVD (he has VHS) movies or any craft with him inspired would be wonderful!!  Or perhaps a stenciled t-shirt of Bruce Lee.  He would be thrilled to recieve something just for him (It also continues him to encourage me to swap.  Ya know totally his idea)

Also I would love to be able to get him a hooded jacket with a nin symbol on it!! (Will send link to a pic if needed)

Also im looking for bath tub grippers (the ones that prevent slipping) im looking for the kind that stick directly on the tub using tape/sticker.  I cant find any except for the mats

Last but not least total complete surprises are welcome!!  If you are good at something and have something you love making.  Go right ahead.  I will say that my tastes are victorian so if you can incorporate that even more perfect!!
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« Reply #107 on: March 28, 2010 02:52:44 PM »

I'm going to claim frosty772 for a wisty surprise. I need to do some crafting after the horrible month I've had.

Claim #2 this month, 1 in transit.

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Greetings everyone! 32 year old woman who lives in Florida (USA) with my guy and two cats. My favorite colors are jewel tones (like amethyst purple, emerald green, ruby red, sapphire blue, turquoise, and amber) or earth tones (like greens/browns together). I like silver but not really gold. (Copper''s ok too.) My favorite color combination is a deep teal blue and chocolate brown together. It makes me happy. I also love things that go along with my "PhoenixFire" theme like reds/oranges/yellows together. My favorite animals are cats, owls, penguins, bats and red foxes. I love to read, I enjoy photography and I love all things Disney! Daffodils are my favorite flower.

I suffer from migraines so please NOTHING musk/amber/patchouli/dragon's blood or floral scented. Unless it smells like you can eat it, it will give me a migraine. I LOVE fruit and dessert scents greatly though. Also, please no bar soaps (skin is sensitive to glycerin) and nothing with artificial sweeteners like NutraSweet (aspartame) or Splenda (sucralose) as I'm allergic to both.



*new* And a VERY BIG WISH! -- A Cozy Winter Wrap like this thread. (She also has a tutorial here.) The embroidery shown on it is totally optional and totally not required. Most any color would be ok (just no red/orange/yellow/pinks please.) I am ALWAYS cold and would LOVE one of these!!

 -- A simple robe. I really like this style. Doesn't have to be exactly like that but I like the Japanese/Asian/Cherry Blossom influence, but it could be other colors/patterns that I like as well. Doesn't need to be form-fitting, can be a little roomy just not too oversized. (A little roomy is fine.) I''m generally a US size 4.

 -- A day tote. There''s not a thing I don't love about this one for example, but it could be in different fabrics of similar colors for example. It looks sturdy and says it has pockets and the shape is really lovely.

 -- A Weekender Type Bag. I really like this one which would be a lovely weekender bag since I don't own any luggage. (It has an almost Steampunk feel to me with the leather - which could totally be faux!) And of course, Amy Butler's pattern is neat but it wouldn't have to be in her fabric.

*new* -- Table Top Ironing Mat like THIS. I don't always have room to pull my full ironing board out but I usually have space on my counter or table. So this is brilliant!

*new* -- Ironing Board Cover (with padding) The covers cost as much as a new iron but mine is nasty, discolored and so flat that you iron the iron weave of the board's frame into your clothes. It''s a standard ironing board of normal length and size. Can be plain or simple fabric but must of course be durable and heat tolerant.

-- Something made from the JOEL DEWBERRY'S AVIARY ALMOND FABRIC. (Stuff like this wristlet or these potholders or this craft apron or this card holder etc. Pillows, aprons, anything! I am just in love with this fabric!

 -- Some throw pillow slip covers. I'd love to change up my throw pillows more often. What might be fun is to have some slip covers I could put over the existing pillows to mix things up now and then. I have two standard size, square pillows (16") on my couch. My living room features a "sand" colored couch and dark "espresso" brown entertainment center with chrome accents. So browns and blues would be cool, but also like autumny colors, or earth tones or maybe even some seasonal ones. I don''t know. It just seems like it'd be fun to have an assortment to change it out now and then! Examples of colors and prints I like HERE.

 *new* -- A sewing machine cover. I do own one - this one specifically - but I'm still pretty terrible. I also don't use it a lot so a nice, pretty cover would be good to keep the cat hair and dust off it.


*HUGE wish* -- This "entrelac" style scarf in these type of earthy, natural colors. (If it were in a mix of teal blue and chocolate brown that would work too.) I think this is one of the most perfect things ever. I don't really need scarves as a rule because I live in Florida, but I''d find reasons to wear one like this!

*big wish* -- Hand knit socks. Something warm and soft I've got small feet so like a 6.5 size foot or girl's sized large socks for reference. There are some wisted here for inspiration. (And yes, thick ones for around the house are perfect too!) thanks ifallthraindrops! I''d love many, many pairs though!:D

 *new* -- A shrug like this style (Or another example.) Could be in a self-striping colorway in any color I like (blues, purples, greens, greys, browns, etc.) or solid. It's the style and idea I really like.

 -- A cable knit bag. I really like cable knit and I think this bag is really cool.

 -- A lightweight/lacy shawl. (Like this example. I love the delicate lace of this. I'm always cold so something to cover my arts at dinner or in the movies would be great. Could be this or other colors. Something neutral probably best. Doesn't have to be this identical pattern, just this basic concept.


 -- Fitted Style Tee Shirts. Short sleeve, 3/4 length or long sleeve. (Since this time of year I might get to actually wear a longer sleeve!) Fitted, size small or US 4 equivalent. I have received a ton and I love them but I also live in fitted tees and more are always welcome. I have a bunch of styles I love wisted for inspiration. thank you to everyone who''s made one - I can''t get enough!

*new**big wish*  -- Hand-Dyed / "Shibori-Dyed" Fitted Tee Shirts Like above, short sleeve, 3/4 or long sleeve is fine so long as it''s fitted. I like styles like THESE in my wists. I especially love the flame style one but really like this type of look a lot. It''s different from the shirts I typically wear and I like that. (Please just no hippie/Grateful Dead rainbow style tie dye. Nothing against hippies but it's just not my personal preference.)

*new*  -- Hand carved stamps. Neat things I can decorate packages or letters with. Trees are great, vines, penguins, owls, etc. I would also love phoenix ones that are NOT my logo. (I have logo ones already.) There's so many phoenix tattoo images out there which would make GREAT stamps. Or, anything based on the stuff I like would be great!

*big wish*  -- Something stained glass - sun catcher, nightlight, glass mosaic item, etc. I just love stained glass and wouldn't even know where to begin making it myself. I have a wall of sliding glass doors and would love to put up something pretty there!

 -- Something glass work like a vase or something. Blown or torch or whatever. A cool medium I don''t know how to work with at all. This is really pretty for example.

 -- Something ceramic/pottery or vase or a bowl or a tea mug or cereal bowl (I eat cereal every day!) or anything like that. Decorative or useful! Again, a skill I don't have but really love. (A couple things I've wisted for inspiration.)

*big wish* -- Anything with a phoenix on it. I LOVE the phoenix and there''s not nearly enough phoenix-related things in the world or my life. You can check out my wisted phoenix items here as inspiration.

 -- Fused glass or glass (microscope) slide pendants you think I'd like. (Here are some wisted inspiration items as examples.)

 -- Home decor items that you think I'd like based on my wists, likes, etc. I love the chocolate brown/blue combo, my living room is browns, creams and touches of blue. I also have two kitties who would love things to play with/scratch/climb on, etc.

*new*  --Organizational items I have way too many dvd's and not enough storage for them, I could use decorative storage in general, I have a ton of fabric that just sits in piles that need organizing, I have a lot of miscellaneous craft supplies with no place to put away (hole punches, scissors, sewing tools, pens, markers, paper, beads, wire, beading tools etc. etc. etc.) Help me wrangle my crafting mess!!

 -- Something with owls. I love owls, especially snowy and great horned owls.

 -- Surprise me! Look at my wists or my amazon wishlist, or the colors I like and see what you can make that you think I''d like.

Craft Supplies
*new* *HUGE wish* -- Jewelry Presentation Displays I have one in black but I need a necklace one in WHITE for photographing my work. I could also use a necklace/earring combo and a bracelet hand. These are styles I like and could REALLY use:
 - Simple Necklace: Display, necklace, leatherette, white, 10x8 inches
 - Fancier Necklace/Earrings: Display, necklace/earring, frosted acrylic
 - Another Fancier Necklace/Earrings: Display, Venus figure, opaque white, 12 x 8-1/2 x 2-1/2 inches
 - Ring/Bracelet Display, acrylic, clear frosted, 7-1/4 x 4-1/2 x 3 inch hand

 *new* -- Watch Gears/Parts - cogs, gears, faces, etc. Any parts I can use in Steampunk jewelry.

 *new* -- Porcelaine Markers - the ones you can use to permanently write on ceramics? Like these? Black definitely and any other color welcome. It would be fun to decorate mugs and such!

 *new* -- 1:12 scale dollhouse miniatures - any kind of objects, knickknacks, plates, bowls, candles, books - things I can use in my Faerie Hutches. It's hard to find dollhouse items locally; the only place I used to get them closed. Undecided

*new* -- A sewing basket. You know, classic little box with a handle to store my growing collection of threads, notions, scissors, etc. Like this idea/ or this one. Doesn''t have to be that fabric or anything but that idea. Right now, all my stuff is just piled up in a mess on my desk.

  -- Mini Cake Pans. How cute are these? I do''t know that I *need* them per se, but they''re just so darn fun.

 -- Lampwork beads. Love. Wish I could make but I''m too scared of open flame. Cheesy

 -- Beading supplies. I create jewelry so I'm always looking for unique and interesting pendants, charms, gemstone beads, large focal beads and such. Also, I love Swarovski crystal, unique clasps or toggles. Also any 16 or 24 gauge wire is in any color is always useful.

-- Tea! Especially fruity ones.

 -- Chocolate! (white, milk or dark) No coconut please.

 -- Candies! (whatever neat little treats you enjoy, send 'em my way. I love candy)

 -- Sewing magazines. (especially things geared towards newbies)

 -- Beading magazines (esp ones with projects/tutorials)

Thanks in advance to whomever picks me! Grin
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« Reply #108 on: March 29, 2010 01:28:22 AM »

I am claiming phoenixfiredesigns for something phoenix.

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Hullo! I am a 22 year old woman who lives in California (USA). I love deep natural colors such as dark greens, browns, and deep umber oranges. Other colors I am also fond of: deep blues, very delicate light blues, deep purple, deep red. I do not like busy fabrics or patterns, I do love stripes. I also particularly love the color combination of grey/green. I love cats, otters, wrens, swallows, and most animals. I dabble in many different types of craftiness, I paint, and I love to sing

I would love anything from my wist along with anything below obviously haha. (which I have been blatantly stealing from other people's wists for the last little bit >.> ) Wist link

I am allergic to wool, so no wear-ables with wool, felted lil stuffed animals are fine. I am also allergic to nickel earrings

Sizes: I like my shirts a bit longer as I have a big chest and it makes them ride up, I wear a size medium-large top depending on it it runs a bit small or not. My hips are wide, if you need me to measure exactly send me a pm haha.

big wishes in bold.


-I have been lusting after some cute crochet/knit slipper flats. I'm working on a pair for myself, but I want many, and maybe some very cute ones. Dark/neutral tones, in a style like one of these: <3 - <3 - <3 - <3 - <3 or any others you find and can make. (I have a size 9 1/2 pretty wide foot, no dainty feet here sadly haha)

-A knit/crochet purse/bag in a style similar to this cabled one: <3

-A slouchy hat: such as <3

-An amigurumi totoro: <3(or even any of the smaller totoros too, maybe a cute small white one?)

-A hogwarts striped scarf! Slytherin colors please, I love dark deep greens

-Arm warmers in grey: any style, but I love these <3 - <3

-Cats like these: <3

-A purse/bag: I have recently decided to not only use my dickies zipper small purse anymore (I had it since I was 13 or so haha) so I need new cute purses! I have a really cute dark brown purse, and would love a dark green, a black, or any other really nice earth tones. There are a few styles in my wist that I would love, but really anything goes here.
-Weekender bags/messenger bags: I would adore one like this marauder's map one *_* <3- and this one is gorgeous <3

-I rather need a crochet/knitting craft bag, right now I use an old canvas bag haha: I love this one <3

-A case for my DS lite!: I love these <3 - (this one doesn't have to be the nintendo controller, I would even like it with just some stripes, but the controller is awesome too, so pick whatever) <3

-Stuffies: maybe an otter one? or a narwhal, elephant, or whatevs

-Slippers like these: <3

-A head wrap: <3

Misc Crafts
-A secret compartment book. <3 Something with a fun title would be so fun, maybe try thrift store hunting for big thick beat up books?
-Pretty embroidery bits, maybe a bookmark?
-A Terrarium starting kit!
-A needle felting kit
-Any handthrown/handmade pottery
-Anything blown glass
-Pretty wooden boxes, painted/etched/decorated
-Tank top with stenciled otters playing along the bottom.
-Tank top with stenciled swallows (preferably not along the chest, I have an abundant one haha)
-Anything strained glass.
-Any jewelry with a celtic lean.

-I love Harry Potter, so anything Harry potter (especially Snape) is great, my favorite house is slytherin.
-I love Star Trek, especially Spock (and ESPECIALLY Zachary Quinto Spock haha)
-I love Studio Ghibli, so any crafty ideas there are great. (favorite films: Spirited Away, Howl's Moving Castle, The Cat Returns, My Neighbor Totoro)

-Handspun yarn!
-Cotton yarn, I like to make amigurumis

-I love hard candies in various flavors.
-mmm chocolate
-My favorite flavor of anything is mint.
-Crochet amigurumi patterns.
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« Reply #109 on: March 29, 2010 05:31:09 AM »

I claim Belruel for a WIP bag.  

This is my third claim.  (1, 0, 2)

Hi!  Im addicted2knitting (A2K), though I love many other crafts as well!  A Michigan (USA) native, I am enamored of watery landscapes and northern hardwood forests.  My deepest wish is to live on a lake or river.  I love snow and wintery landscapes, cool colors and corny humor.  I love superheroes and mourn the fact that Im fat and 51 superhero material beyond repair.  ☺  I wist.    

Enough about me:  

Crafted Items

handmade pottery, especially bowls or mugs

Poetry journal with your favorite (or original) works included
thanks, Avabrowneyes!

Notepads- stamped or decorated for lists!

A watercolor painting of a natural landscape

A cookbook filled with your favorite recipes, especially vegetarian, low carb or "legal" desserts!

Handspun yarn, any colors, any amount

Handpainted or dyed roving for spinning

Orifice hook  (I like this one!)

Potholders, especially a mitt type

Embroidered pillowcases master bedroom is blue, guest is green

Embroidered pillowcase to fit 12 x 24 inch pillow with crafty images

Altered art bookmarks

A wist inspired surprise!


learn to stencil fabric kit

10 inch Harmony straight knitting needles, any size 4 -11 http://www.knitpicks.com/Straight+Harmony+Knitting+Needles_NDSTNHarmonyneedles.html

natural fiber yarns, any weight, any color

wool and acrylic blend yarn, DK or sport weight, any color

handpainted or natural roving  for spinning

black fiber for spinning

fat quarters/fabric scraps

fabric paint

solid color cottons or poplin weight solids

quilting supplies

dcor bond interfacing

yoyo makers!

patterns for toys made from yoyos!

zipper pulls like this

Books from my amazon wish list

zippers or zipper coil tape #5

tasty low carb recipes , especially desserts!
candies or foods unique to your locale
chocolate in all varieties
postcard from your town/country
tea, especially black (not a fancy flavor lover)  ☺
Fun badges/pins
Thanks for choosing me!
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