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« Reply #120 on: October 27, 2010 07:46:16 AM »

I'm so excited to claim sweetyetevil! I LOVE when people put sweets and edibles on their lists! I'll send a mix of preserves, treats, recipes, and extras.

This is my 3rd claim, 1 rec'd, 1 in progress.

About Me: I'm 30 (gulp) and I'm in now living in NJ (double gulp). I'm currently working as a nanny, baking up a storm, and reading lots of books. Oh yeah, and Im totally, finally, oh-my-goodness pregnant  Grin Due in March! No more fighting off the baby fever! Hence the massive amount of baby stuff on the list below.

I love chocolate, the ocean and the beach, books, live music, thrifting, vintage, shiny things, and soft things. I love tights and knee socks, I collect recipe cards, old handkerchiefs, tea cups, ephemera, vintage scarves, cookbooks, old books, and aprons. There is a lot more info in my blog (see the link in my signature!) I love many styles, but nothing country or overly cutesy.

Crafted stuff:
For Baby:
- A baby hammock like so: http://www.flickr.com/photos/heidihope/3620459729/in/gallery-31049890@N03-72157622914525756/ I prefer a pale shade of thick, soft yarn.
- A unisex baby quilt with fabric like Amy Butler, Michael Miller, Anna Maria Horner, Freshcut, etc. No need for real designer labels, its just an idea of styles I like.
- A baby quilt or blanket in shades of white and cream
- Unisex baby clothes, booties, or toys (like cloth cubes or puzzle balls) Love these booties by Heather Bailey (http://www.heatherbaileydesign.com/BittyBooties.pdf)
- Onesies with cute embroidery, or tie dye  (http://www.marthastewart.com/article/tiedye_l0807kidaf_t)
- A baby hat like this! http://www.babycenter.com/0_bunny-beanie-pattern_1445260.bc
- A large wet bag: http://www.etsy.com/listing/59276839/zippered-wet-bag-in-sorbet-dot-fast
- A ring sling: http://www.etsy.com/listing/53926002/prestige-ring-sling-baby-carrier
- I'd love a collection of these batty dolls! There is also a bat cape pattern to go with it and I imagine Halloween pattern socks are all super cheap right now. The pattern is free: http://heatherbailey.typepad.com/heather_bailey/2009/10/did-a-bat-bat-thing.html

Not for Baby Smiley
- a garland/banner inspired by this: http://www.flickr.com/photos/27677990@N03/3041761436/in/photostream/ Love it! Those colors and shapes are wonderful for Christmas, but I would love one in orange/black for Halloween, red and pink for Valentine's or even green shades for St. Patty's Day.
- Vintage inspired Halloween or Christmas items (like decorations, tableware, etc.) that are not country or cutesy. I love artists like Johanna Parker and there are lots of Xmas items on my wist.
-Altered tees like the following, but to fit a growing belly:
http://nikkishell.typepad.com/.a/6a00d8341bfaf553ef0133efaa6dc7970b-pi or
https://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=106867.msg1016302#msg1016302 or this: http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=10284568 or
http://www.cutoutandkeep.net/projects/t_shirt_recon (I have tons more on my wist for inspiration!)
-- A bookmark inspired by this one. It has a velcro closure to adjust the size to hug any book cover. <a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/jmgallo/4626121759/" title="bookmark by Jojobean26, on Flickr"><img src="http://farm5.static.flickr.com/4040/4626121759_2d396c78f0.jpg" width="425" height="283" alt="bookmark" /></a>
- A cover for my Kitchen Aid stand mixer http://www.flickr.com/photos/35153082@N06/4125466894/ PM me for measurements.
- cloth napkins and/or placemats. My kitchen colors are cream, chocolate, and turquoise, but any colors work!  I'd also love holiday themes or seasonal themes.

- Holy crap! I bought my first brand new sewing machine! It's a Singer Curvy and I'd love some Cotton or Knit Fabric in fun prints, solids, dots or stripes to break it in.
- Your favorite, strong thread for machine sewing in any colors
- Super simple sewing patterns for a novice: clothing, baby clothes, baby toys, etc.
- Felt in all kinds of colors. I prefer wool felt or bamboo, put can still use the poly stuff you find at most stores.
 BIG WISH: Michael Moore, Amy Butler, Anna Maria Horner, or Freshcut fabric, even your scraps are fine! Also any other pretty printed fabrics in these styles, but not necessarily designer.
- Any how-to or sugar art kits, books, and supplies (think sculpy, but edible!)
- I'm a baking freak, so any and all baking supplies like decorative edibles, batter scoops, unusual muffin cup liners, silicone molds, etc. are welcome! I do have tons of liners, so I don't need any unless they are very unique!
- Bakers twine!
- ink pads any pigment ink,  archival and acid free but I do so love
- Unusual rubber stamps in zetti, victorian, retro, steampunk or background patterns (I'd love a wood grain stamp or harlequin print)
- any issues of Crap Hound! Even photocopies of your issues work for me! http://www.boingboing.net/2005/07/24/crap-hound-seminal-c.html
- Vintage ephemera, text pages from old books, especially foreign languages (think crumbly old, not 80's old Smiley)

- I'd love anything inspired by anything I've wisted! There is a lot there Smiley I also have an Amazon wishlist here: http://www.amazon.com/gp/registry/wishlist/38KGTSPJ8DPOU
and many etsy faves here: http://www.etsy.com/people/jojobeandesigns
Or feel free to check my blog for ideas!
- Cookbooks or sewing books
- Coffee, cocoa, and tea, loose or bags, but it must be decaf!

Thank you in advance for choosing me!
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« Reply #121 on: October 27, 2010 08:40:38 AM »

i claim banga for a mixer cover!!! (i'll send you a PM shortly!)

2nd claim this round, 0 sent, 1 received

my name is claire, I live in fabulous new jersey (don't judge us by those jersey shore fools!), i'm a vegetarian, i do yoga, i ride bikes. i love animals (especially cats, owls) 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 or cheesecake. i love the golden girls and harry potter. i have a ridiculous collection of sunglasses. one day i will scoot around on a green vespa. Cheesy

BIG wishes BOLD

Crafts: my wists http://www.wists.com/claire313 also have a ton of items i'd love - if you don't see anything here, check there too!

- an embellished (buttons, painted, embroidered) zip up hoodie (XS-S)
- a wrist cuff - black, brown, green - no leather please but canvas or fabric would be so cool
- Yoga pants (size xs-s) (capri or full length!)
- Aladdin pants!! like these would be AWESOME: http://www.etsy.com/listing/23580953/brown-jersey-capri-pants
- A camera bag for my Nikon DSLR (i can provide measurements) - something in fun colors/patterns with a strap that goes over my shoulder - maybe with a pocket or two so it could double as a purse haha
- Fabric/reusable lady pads (i got some a few rounds ago and could use more!)
- A small valance curtain or bunting (the triangles) for my cube at work or one for my craft room - i can provide measurements and colors!
- A round tablecloth - my kitchen is dark teal, black, and cream but i am def open to any color. could even be a pre-made one that you embellish with appliques, paint, embroidery...
- Placemats (4) in any theme - I'm open to anything you come up with, but my kitchen is teal, black, and cream if you need a color scheme to work with haha
- Ironing mat
- Cat bed for my two (smaller sized) kitties - could be sewn or knitted/crocheted if that's your medium of choice Cheesy
- A fabric scarf (tshirt material or cotton patchwork would be really awesome - in teals, greens, blue, yellow...)

Jewelry and accessories:
- RINGS - I'd love a plain band (stamped metal? size 5) OR one with a big stone/charm
- Loooong necklaces - beaded or a chain with a pendant of sorts - earthy colors (beaded) or silver/copper (chain) *note* i generally wear big, funky jewelry - nothing girly or delicate, the funkier and "worldly" the better!
- Belts! I could really use one (no leather- fabric or woven - either one to hold up my pants OR one to go around my waist..I'd love either!!)
- Name tags for my cats to put on their collars (metal stamped would be awesome if you can do it!)
- Headbands! Fabric or the plasic kind with feathers, flowers, old brooch would be really cool too!
- Beaded/wire jewelry for my mom for christmas - she loves reds, yellows, warmer tones (gold or silver metals) - she's a classy lady so nothing too big, loud - PM me if you need more direction Wink

Art & Papercrafts:
- wall art! i finally got my craft room back and need some fun pictures to hang up Cheesy
- a painted/embellished cork board for my craft room  (crafty/nature/sea theme would be awesome)
- Altered art made with a picture of my parents, grandparents (i love the ones i've seen so far!) I can provide the images Cheesy
- A teapot - handmade (ceramics!) or a plain store bought one embellished by you Cheesy
- Something Harry Potter related to wear to the next movie (!!!!) or for my halloween costume (Hermione) - i could really use a wand! haha
- Winter decorations (nothing religious please Smiley ) - Pine trees, cardinals, owls, moose, deer, other woodland creatures would be FABULOUS! think cabin-in-the-woods haha

- Hand knit socks! (size 5-6 women's)
- Gryffindor scarf!
- LEGWARMERS! brown, grey, black
- Small Amigurumi holiday ornaments (woodland creatures would be so cute!) for my very first tree
- Long scarf (I'm only 5 feet tall so maybe not too long haha) in earthy colors

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

- Old jewelry i could take apart and make into new things - vintage would be cool but i'll take anything Cheesy
- Ring blanks, earring wires, jewelry clasps, etc
- Interfacing - medium, heavy-duty would be great!
- Embroidery hoops!
- Vintage/kitschy charms
- Sewing thread for my machine in black and white
- beads - any size, color
- Old bed sheets (haha no sketchy stained ones please Wink )
- FABRIC - not really into pink or girly fabrics or cartoons (except kawaii! <3 kawaii)
- Rotary cutter and mat
- Bamboo crochet hooks (any size )
- Elastic (for waist bands, etc)
- Vases/small jars
- Picture frames
- Yarn - I love handmade, natural fibers, bold colors (no pastels or neons), funky blends!


- TEA! Your favorite kinds are welcome
- ANYTHING tea related - charms, images, etc
- A mix CD of your favorite music
- Something unique to your area: candy (except chocolate), postcards, etc
- Gum (anything but spearmint!)

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

Thanks for claiming me!!! Cheesy
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« Reply #122 on: October 27, 2010 09:19:27 AM »

I claim claire313 for fabric and bedsheets and probably some other things too.

4th claim/2 in transit/1 received

Hi, my name is Jessica, Im 26, and I live in New York City, but Im from West Virginia originally.  One word to describe me is comfortable.  I am girly I love pink and I read Twilight and watch The Vampire Diaries, but Im also vulgar, and sarcastic as hell.  I cant knit, crochet, or sew, so if you can please make me something awesome that I cant make myself!  My boyfriend John and I live together with our 3 cats in an apartment where a zombie Jesus piata hangs in our living room corner, and a wall full of bookshelves is filled with all sorts of horror movies, from the really good to the really bad.  John is also into Sci-Fi, but me not so much (Fringe, however, is awesome.)  Im a big fan of anything quirky, I love musicals, and I rue the day Veronica Mars was canceled!  We love zombies, Adult Swim, I love books and MUSIC and whimsies!

Thank you so much in advance for claiming me!

Big wishes in BOLD


- Anything from my wist would make me swoon!  http://www.wists.com/yumjello01
- Or anything inspired by my wist, or any awesome surprise you think I might like!
- Some sort of gift wrap organizer (for until the glorious day when I can have my own crafting/wrapping room)
- Home-made soap/bath bombs/bath salts sents I like: vanilla, baking/dessert type scents, pumpkin, spice, mulberry, RICH scents - PLEASE NO COCONUT (blech) OR BEACHY/super flowery scents
- Sleep mask
- Business card Wallet
- Plushies/Amigurumis - Anything really, zombies, mythical creatures, etc.
- We would LOVE your Artwork!

- This goes with the above request for artwork but I would REALLY love a triptych, in possible zombie or bird theme?
- Lapghan or lap quilt (I know, big wish) OMG Thank you MommyTheMaid!
- Hand-made stamps
- Notecards
- Brain Slugs for my boyfriend Ami, stuffie, poly clay - any medium welcome in our collection!
- new Elastic headbands! I wear my hair up every single day in the summer...and when I'm lazy. But the regular kind hurt my head and the tie kind fall off (I have a slippery head?)
- A cat bed...we have one bed, three cats...and they all like the bed!  But it's not big enough for them to get in it together....
- a set of etched glasses, zombie or Guiness themed for the boyfriend
- fluffy winter socks (I have icicle feet.  It's sad.) Women's size 10
- My lovely boyfriend who helps me so much with all your crafts has requested a black t-shirt with the ReBoot logo screenprinted in white or two colors on just the breast (Men's size XL) http://www.powernet.pl/~kloss/pics/reboot.gif (just the logo, not the word "ReBoot" in front- I only use fabric markers so I can't do black shirts.
- **Big ridiculous wish** a reconstructed t-shirt hoodie.  If only I could sew...PM for sizes http://whatthecraft.com/how-to-attach-a-hood-photo-tutorial/
- matching vendor aprons for my sister and I for her upcoming craft fair, the little ones with multiple pockets for money and stuff?  something like this, I guess: https://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=312072.msg3606846#msg3606846 that covers your full front- PM for sizes

- Learn to Crochet kit
- Learn to make stamps kit

- Embossing Plates for Poly clay
- Jewelry Findings in silver or gunmetal
- Ring Blanks
- Bezels
- Bails
- Beads of any kind
- Whimsies
- Craft punches
- Silver pendant blanks like these: http://www.amazon.com/Sterling-Silver-Blanks-Circle-Pendants/dp/B002OU1A5I/ref=wl_it_dp_o?ie=UTF8&coliid=I2IKWUPZQ3RDVF&colid=16RGSPYLWFOF
- Metal stamping kit like this: http://www.amazon.com/Piece-Letter-Number-Punch-Stamping/dp/B00315F93O/ref=wl_it_dp_o?ie=UTF8&coliid=I1PQDPA05D57AF&colid=16RGSPYLWFOF (Yes I know I'm reaching!  Can be used!)
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« Reply #123 on: October 27, 2010 09:41:36 AM »

I claim YumJello01 for ami's

3rd claim, 2 sent, 2 received

Hi! My name is Michelle and I live in North Carolina. I am a 29yr old SAHM to a 5yr old girl. I love crafting especially for others. My current favorite colors are black, red and white combos, grays, burgundy and gold.  I like harry potter, buffy the vampire slayer, twilight, historical romances, the 80s and organic foods.  

- pajama pants in buzz and woody/toy story print fabric for me
- Embellished jean overalls for my daughter - with painted/appliqued Wizard of Oz, Rainbow Brite, Curious George, Tom & Jerry, or She-Ra/He-Man
- Playmat like this for my daughter - would love the red & white checkered fabric on one side
- bag like this - in any black, grays, red, white combos, or a dark starry space/sky print, browns, or gryffindor colors - but would like for it to be about 9" tall
- tote/messenger bag similar to this but with BTVS pics like this wallet
- black fedora hat for my daughter - sewn, not crocheted/knitted
- 2 curtain panels in black fabric - at least 54"Wx60"L (each panel can be one claim or maybe a personal swap?)
- black stenciled lounge pants or black cotton pajama pants in a Buffy or Firefly/Serenity theme - sz Medium
- all natural soy/beeswax candles - citrus, coffee, or cardamom & clove scented
- all natural CP soaps - orange, cardamom & clove, or coconut scented
- anything from my wist www.wists.com/twimoon - please read descriptions, some are patterns I would like and some I would like a little different than the ones in the picture.
- Firefly shirt - would like in same stenciled colors and shirt color - women's fitted XL - no iron-on or puff paint please


- printable or clear shrinky dinks
- diamond glaze
- fine line marking pen - would love one for light and dark fabric
- fine point fabric markers, especially red, black, and brown
- shrinky dink kit for my daughter
- big unfinished wood box like this
- 12ct or 14ct aida fabric - especially white
- embroidery hoops 6" or smaller
- Starlite pattern http://wists.com/twimoon/2a032133043931c777fa7bdf72d17709
- Rainbow Brite pattern http://wists.com/twimoon/9ac6b4f3168a8e423de1702899f67d27
- fat quarter or larger solid green, red, and/or yellow cotton fabric - like these colors
- I Love This Cotton yarn in red, black, white, or brown
- any soft acrylic or wool in red, black, white, gray, blue, burgundy or gold
- skein of red heart super saver acrylic in 886 - Blue
- two skeins of wool ease thick and quick in gold
- caron simply soft chunky in wine country, black
- simply soft in garnet, autumn maize, red
- poppet making kit with light skin toned or white fabric, or wicked witch green
- bamboo dpns - especially size 8-13
- vanna's choice yarn  in black, red, silver grey, charcoal grey
- natural air dry clay
- solid color cotton fabrics in black, red, white, and shades of green and pink
- alova seude in white, light skin toned or wicked witch green fabric for making poppets


- vintage character cookie cutters
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« Reply #124 on: October 29, 2010 02:02:15 PM »

I claim PadFoot for the Firefly embroidery from her wists

2nd claim, 0 sent, 0 recieved

Hi my name is Jeni. I am a 19 year old college student in NJ. I have 3 cats and a mom (I sometimes think shes the kid). I am an admitted geek who is addicted Sci Fi. Doctor Who (and spin-offs), Firefly, Angel, Repo and Dr. Horribles Sing-A-Long Blog are some of my drugs. I also adore crime shows: Bones, NCIS (original, not LA), and Castle are among my favorites. House, Burn Notice, Dexter (I'm just about to start the 4th season), Psych, Pushing Daisies are some other favorites. Honestly, Im bad at picking favorites. I love to travel, especially to Australia. Photography, biking, and crafting are my main hobbies. I mostly do scrapbooking and embroidery. I love knitted or crocheted items, but my hands arent coordinated enough for me to make them myself, so if you are able and willing to make something for me, even just a funky hat, I would love it. Im trying to stick with natural fibers, but synthetic is fine if thats what you have. My mom is allergic to wool and Im allergic to strawberry, but those are the only big no nos. My favorite color is blue. Im not really into pink or red, or really bright colors. I dont really hate any styles, but I do like Steampunk, Victorian, Geek Chic, and vintage (especially 20s, 50s, and 60s). I like pretty things, but Im not a girly girl. I am a big fan of butterflies. I love music, almost all of it. Honestly the only things I really splurge on are crafts, music and books. OH! Books! I love books, maybe more than Dr. Who. Im an eclectic who would appreciate anything, randomness is my friend. I feel like Im halfway through writing a novel so Ill stop now. Thank You for whatever you make me!

*TARDIS hat and gloves like this- https://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=298146.msg3398315#msg3398315 I would be fine with the hat counting as one claim and the gloves as another
Little Crochet Adipose like these-http://www.wists.com/InkSpot/b3a23e531453ab7d50a86b29f8e280e4?offset=20 1 or 2 are fine, I dont need a lot of them
Little crochet owls, I would love 2 so I can give one to my granddad (owls are kinda our    thing), but one per claim would be fine with me too. example-http://www.wists.com/InkSpot/535da91c11aad5edde26e2414537f33a?offset=0
*TARDIS sewing kit-http://www.wists.com/InkSpot/29c4fe752c062522c0540688d600c3fb?offset=0
Embroidered Butterfly- any kind
Messenger bag- I love these things, especially ones with lots of pockets, and love switching every so often so be creative.
Charms for all my bags- the danglier the better
*A pill box/pouch- one that can accommodate loose pills and separately packaged    would be amazing (my meds are all over my bag right now).
*A cute pouch for my blood pressure monitor- one with pockets for my meds and sugar testing supplies too would be incredible. PM if you want/need details, pics, or    measurements
Altered Book- I can never bring myself to make one, the poor book.
Arm Warmers for my mum- purple ones would be fantastic, but no wool please.
Scarves- knitted, crocheted, sewn, warm, accent, long, short (although I like longer ones better) any kind really.
Hats- funky, plain, whatever
*Awesome Socks- Knee-Highs (or higher), neat patterns, slipper socks
Sweaters- I  like long and hooded, but any kind is fine. My mom and I fit into the same size,    so youd be giving 2 gifts in one.
*Cooling Eye Mask- for when I have a migraine so not a bright color please
Awesome Stenciled Shirts- I have faith in what you can think of, but if you need ideas pm me
A cotton shift or night gown- color, style, length are up to you
Petticoats or the like for under costumes- used is fine as long as they are in good    condition. A skirt with volume would be fine, too.
*A Plush (anatomical) Heart- If anyone knows Ingrid Michaelson I want one like the she    has in the Breakable video which I present here:http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Seoq-2kokuk
A pillow case for my lumbar Squish pillow (the kind with the little foam beads in it)- if    possible travel themed.
Surprises are also very welcome


*Stamps, inks, other stamping supplies
Adhesive squares, or double sided tape
Scrapbooking supplies- I make scrapbooks for a hospice, so flowery, vintage, light    colors ( light olive and off white are the company colors), and simple designs are    best. I dont really need paper, I have way too much paper (if thats possible).
Scrap Fabric
*Cross-stitch/embroidery patterns/books/magazines
Beading books/magazines
Glass/Seed beads
Jewelry Making supplies: wire, thread, crimps, ect.

*#1 wishes.


Chocolate- If you can find me Flake you will be my best friend forever. Seriously, I love    the stuff, but only one shop carries it by me, and then only rarely.
Teas- Chai is my favorite, but I love trying new things.
Little things from where you are or where youve been (business cards, brochures, ect.)
Random Button Pins

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« Reply #125 on: October 29, 2010 02:14:08 PM »

I claim Ink a Dink for an altered book.

claims: 2 sent: 0 received: 0

Hi there!

My name is Jess and I'm a 26 year old SAHW living in Ontario, Canada. I'm not girly in the slightest - I prefer geeky things and tend to stay away from things like jewelry.

My favourite colours are red and black, followed up by pink, and then deep/dark colours in blue, purple and green.

I DO NOT like: yellow, orange, neon colours, paisley patterned things.

Some themes I enjoy: Super Mario, Spiders, Alice in Wonderland, Snail Mail, Coraline, old DOS games (my favourite is Ultima!), Steampunk, Invader Zim, Voodoo, General witchery, Xena, legends and mythology.

Some links you might find useful:
Wists:  http://www.wists.com/Arachnea
Swap-bot profile: http://www.swap-bot.com/user:Arachnea

(please see wists for pictures)

- Super Mario Piranha Plant Scarf
- Space Invaders Scarf
- Totoro (Studio Ghibli) Mittens
- Coraline gloves (the knitted ones she wanted in the movie)
- Monster eyeball slippers
- Day of the Tentacle Amigurumi
- Gir or Zim amigurumi
- Shaun the sheep crocheted stuffie
- Futurama amigurumi's (any character)
- Studio Ghibli-themed sculptures (made out of whatever you ike)
- Cheshire cat crocheted stuffie
- Lenore-themed sculpture
- Geeky mugs
- I have a crochet pattern for a goblin stuffie that I would love to come to life as I can't crochet or knit (message me for the pattern)
- Red Riding Hood (http://www.etsy.com/listing/46524074/through-the-woods-red-riding-hood-and) with either no buttons or gothy looking or spider buttons.
- Hooded scarf (made out of recon material would be awesome)
- Spider-themed dishware
- dragon scarf
- Bella's cabled mittens from Twilight
- Dr. Who scarf
- Goblin themed something
- A set of etched glasses (zombie themed, spider themed, geeky games like Super           Mario)
- I would honestly love any sort of serged recon hoodie - I'm a big girl, though - so please PM about this one.
- Pajama bottoms! (PM for sizing)
- Braaaains soap
- Alice in Wonderland artwork
- socks! Nifty comfy things of awesomeness
- handmade journal or notebook
- something sewn made from this material: http://www.etsy.com/listing/59006543/japanese-cotton-linen-blended-fabric?ref=sr_gallery_6&ga_search_query=paper+cotton&ga_search_type=supplies&ga_page=3&order=&includes
=tags&includes[1]=title  (or similar mail themed material)
- bookmarks galore! (please no thongs, they tend to get lost)
- Something Voodoo (but not Day of the Dead) themed
- hair clips to hold up the bangs I cut myself that look terrible
- Something steampunk
- Something from my wist I may not have mentioned


- various colours of ceramic paint pens
- various colours normal "fine tipped" paint pens, especially white
- gothy-looking scrapbooking paper
- bleach pens
- Perler or Hama beads in various colours (would LOVE loads of black!)   LOVE this ebay store for beads:


- a button maker (used is great!)
- brads and eyelets - any colour, but metal-looking is prefered
- any books on being creative/crafty (used is great)
    * Creative Time and Space: Making Room for Making Art
    * Crafter's Devotional: 365 Days of Tips, Tricks, and Techniques for Unlocking Your Creative Spirit
    * Living the Creative Life: Ideas and Inspiration from Working Artists
    * The 12 Secrets of Highly Creative Women: A Portable Mentor
    * Creative Awakenings: Envisioning the Life of Your Dreams Through Art
    * Witch Craft
- Scrabble tiles
- spider web material
-ghhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhtfvjmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmn (apparently that's what my cat wants who just walked across the keyboard)
- Hirst Arts molds (http://www.hirstarts.com/) (specifically: 200, 203, 88, 52, 40, 282, 285, 701, 261)
- Felt sheets in black, white, red, purple
- dollhouse sized *unfinished* bookcases, cabinets, beds, chairs
- Alice in Wonderland fabric
- Sewing patterns for pajama bottoms (plus sizes only)
- peakock feathers and other REAL feathers (not crafting coloured feathers). Even turkey feathers are cool.
- calligraphy pen tips
- whatever things I would need to do glass frosting.


- Cat nip toys
- tea that is not fruity
- hot chocolate
- postcards
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« Reply #126 on: October 29, 2010 02:31:04 PM »

I claim arachnea for bookmarks and feathers!  (is that an odd combination?)

This is my 5th claim, one in transit, 3 received

Im located in Maryland, and am currently mostly a housewife.  I do a little bit of everything, and gently used materials or supplies are just fine by me.  Smiley  I'm allergic to tobacco, so please don't claim me for unwashable fiber or paper goods if anyone in your home smokes (even outside).  

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***some crochet coral! size & color are completely up to you (and even if you don't crochet, you should check out this link, because the galleries are awesome!)
*wool dryer balls--thanks, pixieval!
*unscented hand lotion (every time I use hand lotion my husband asks me why I smell funny...)
*a swiffer cover or two (any colors, so long as its washable!)--thanks, writer_crafter!
*pillow covers (the kind that zip shut) for standard sized bed pillows
*a pillow case or two for a body pillow (pm for measurements)
***a weeding tote: canvas or other sturdy material bag with a round bottom on which it will stand up on its own.  Im thinking about 18 diameter and similar height, medium sized carry straps, and no holes for things to fall out of.  (I have seen such things, but cant find them on the interneteveryone wants to sell me super complex bags full of tool pockets, which I dont need.)
*hand or machine embroidered patches suitable for sewing onto other things (see my wist/etsy favs for inspiration, or my swap info page for a list of motifs I like) --thanks, costumesaremylife!!
*handmade soaps (I prefer vanilla/nut/oatmeal/tea sorts of scents to fruit flavors, & lightly scented, please!)
*handmade paper
*rainbow striped or earth tones leg warmers (ping me for sizeI like long & slouchy, but I also have a pair that falls off my feet...)
*decorated push-pins or magnets (or both!)
***a pair of knucks!
*a bit of calligraphy-- pm me for favorite poems or texts

could be either crafted or bought supplies:
*nature-themed or old fashioned rubber or acrylic stamps (think pre-1930s: Victorian/Edwardian/Art Nouveau/medieval, etc)
*handspun/art yarn, in pretty much any amount (there are some examples on my wists under the yarn tag)
*or anything from the want tag on my wists (read the comments! they are important!)


*silk, linen, or other interesting material embroidery floss (I have lots of cotton already)
*quality glass seed beads (opaque sorts preferred)
*wooden DPNs to fill in my collection: so far I have sizes 0,2,4,6,8, & 10.5, so anything else would be great Smiley
*linen thread for bookbinding
*medium to heavy gauge colored aluminum jewelry wire
*laceweight yarn (odd skeins are fine, two per color even better!)
*some of the stainless steel core yarn: lions brand (wool/steel-- any color but cerise) or the Habu silk/stainless if you've got a partial skein you'd like to share!
*old fountain pen nibs
*a swift (a bit of a long shot, but used is fine & I can do basic repairs if needed...)


*leftover cool yarn ends from your finished projects (anything over about half a yard I can find some use for...)
*small to medium sized see-through jars/bottles (like old spice containers) to keep beading notions in
*old roadmaps or other large sheets of paper I can cut up to make book signatures
*interesting teas & candies are generally welcome Wink
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« Reply #127 on: October 31, 2010 08:17:12 PM »

 CLOSED FOR CLAIMS...See you in round 64!!


I am able to do personal swaps again so lets get some going Cheesy
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