Category Archives: Mail box

brooches come and gone

I spent the weekend sorting and packaging up some really wonderful brooches.  I am so excited for everyone to get there package in the mail!  I am sure everyone will be quite pleased with what they received. 1. Brooch Swap … Continue reading

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they’re coming….

brooches made by Bek Brooches made by Christy a few brooches have made there way to me and I couldn’t be more excited about it.  Yippee!!  Are they not sweet or what?! If you are participating and have not received … Continue reading

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one more artfest post

I meant to post this on Friday, but I was stricken (yes, stricken) with a horrible bout of  fever and chills.  It was not pretty.  I was basically one unhappy, shivering, curled up ball for two days. I finally didn’t … Continue reading

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valentines and other stuff

I wanted to share some of the valentines I received in my exchange. I was fun, and quite manageable, to do a little swap like that. From left to right: Beautiful “inspire” heart cut-out by Mousy Brown, “you are here” … Continue reading

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be my valentine bookmarks

I made these bookmarks to giveaway as Valentines. There are a few more on my table that are half done.  I used some old vintage fabric that I picked up at a thrift store a  long time ago. The fabric … Continue reading

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Patchwork Swap 09

I love this swap.  It’s such a great idea.  You get rid of some fabric scraps, get some new pretty ones, plus a lovely little patchwork gift in the mail–from someone you may have never met!  I had such a … Continue reading

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Box #19

Dear Francie, I was a little nervous when I found out my box would be delayed, but kept the faith strong that my fellow crafty blogger would follow through.  And boy did you ever.  I received my fabulous box on … Continue reading

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a little ATC giveaway

I received my Valentine’s ATCs from Amy’s swap and, doh! forgot to take pictures of them!! Well, just so you can see how pretty they are, I got this one, this one and one of these(the LOVE one). There is … Continue reading

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Box # 26

Here is my completed box for Coraline’s Mystery Box swap. I guess sharing this with you doesn’t make it a very big mystery, but what I’ll be getting in the mail soon is. I had the hardest time with finding … Continue reading

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Good people of the world & FYI

I think I am dangerously close to becoming known as the bird lady. I do realize this, yet I keep goin’ on & on about these birds.  Can’t help it. At the post office on Tuesday we had a little … Continue reading

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