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« on: January 06, 2013 12:23:44 PM »

I think a lot of folks here enjoy the retro scene. I would love to do a retro swap. It could include all sorts of goodies.... aprons, art, greeting cards, recipe boxes, alterred tins for holding bobby pins (oh so retro), ATCs, pin cushions, crocheted or knitted things, embroidery, pillow cases, regular pillows, all sorts of jewelry, jewelry boxes, T shirts, clocks, alterred mirrors, notebooks/diaries, bags, wall hangings, planters, pencil holders, the list goes on!

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« Reply #1 on: January 06, 2013 01:32:34 PM »

Sounds fun, I'd be in!
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« Reply #2 on: January 06, 2013 03:16:14 PM »

Sounds right up my alley!

What years would you include in "retro"?
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« Reply #3 on: January 06, 2013 03:28:03 PM »

Sounds like it could be a lot of fun!!   Count me in!
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« Reply #4 on: January 06, 2013 05:27:07 PM »

Gosh, to answer your question, I suppose anything from the 50s on up...?  Everything else I think you might call vintage. Or maybe they are one and the same depending on how you look at it.  What do others think?
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« Reply #5 on: January 06, 2013 09:04:27 PM »

Im intrigued...I do love me some "retro atomic!" Smiley
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« Reply #6 on: January 07, 2013 06:09:08 AM »

i would love something with the retro barbie sign or the magic school bus
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I would absolutely love to have a personal swap! I'm interested in jewelry, soap, and anything that inspires you on my Pinterest
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« Reply #7 on: January 09, 2013 01:02:33 AM »

This swap looks similar https://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=408052.0.

I would love to do this swap, especially if it involved swapping cheap thrift store finds as well as some retro crafting!
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« Reply #8 on: January 09, 2013 12:12:29 PM »

I've been browsing some retro pinterest boards! Just thought I'd share:

http://pinterest.com/rmreynolds74/retro/

http://pinterest.com/opals/retro/

http://pinterest.com/tammyhsmith/art-50ish/

http://pinterest.com/kretherford/retro-loves/

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« Reply #9 on: January 09, 2013 08:04:01 PM »

I love retro - depending on timeframe, I might be in! (Trying to get motivated to start wedding crafting, but everything else is currently calling my name). Wink
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