Swap-bot Time: July 22, 2019 2:39 am


Date Joined: November 13, 2012
Last Online: July 20, 2019

Country: Finland

Favorite Music

Music has a great part in my life, both listening and playing. I like many kinds music, mostly instrumental. I am interested in hearing what you play, or to know new music.

Favorite Books

I read nearly anything that is written nicely and clearly. Not a big fan of horror books any more, though.

I am always looking for new authors whose books to read.

I normally don´t like novels where the story jumps back and forward in the time as I have really hard time following it then :D.

Favorite Movies

Here again I like movies based on real life, true stories, but also enjoy comedies.

Favorite Television

I only watch television while doing something else, so it must be easy watching or very interesting documentaries.

Favorite Crafts

Knitting, rubber stamping, card making, sewing and some crocheting and lino cutting.


  • unused postcards (please, no touristy ones), especially I like music themed and illustrated postcards
  • colours and colourful things
  • rubber stamps
  • coffee
  • books
  • libraries
  • hand written letters
  • ATC´s
  • winter
  • wool
  • sock yarn (with wool)
  • paints
  • drawing
  • pens
  • waterproof thin pointed pens
  • marzipan
  • magnetic bookmarks
  • rubber stamping, crafting and knitting magazines
  • decorated tape
  • Mr. Men (Little Miss Sunshine etc.)
  • stickers shaped as postage stamp
  • mail related items
  • sheet music
  • plastic envelopes with popper closing (letter size, A5 and smaller)
  • stencils

I don´t like

  • skulls, bones, skeletons -themed things
  • scented paper or candles or anything
  • sticky notes (as they often doesn't even stick :D)
  • hard candies
  • grapefruit
  • teacher's stickers (saying "good job" etc.)
  • dark chocolate
  • cherries in chocolate
  • cookies
  • bubble gum without xylitol
  • note cards
  • old postcards or vintage kind "fake" vintage, that has machine made brownish back
  • die cuts, most of them

Favorite colours

  • turquoise
  • greyish blue

Note Please

Please note that the mail from Finland takes normally around one week, but sometimes up to two or even four weeks to travel internationally.

I click the "sent" button when I already sent my swap and don't have it in my hands anymore. So the date does not always match (and is often one day later than the actual sending date).

I am easily pleased :) I don't expect the swaps be directly from my likes only as I am interested in seeing what others like to do and what colours they use and how, a s o.


ktk8 rated for QUICK 15 Bookpages Swap #3 on Jul 16, 2019
Comment: What a wonderful envelope filled with great BOOKPAGES..... thank you so very very much...... I can't wait to use them and like you I like to gesso them...... fun fun fun and many hearts to you!
kochijapan rated for ☆ FULL ENVELOPE #14 ☆ on Jul 9, 2019
Comment: Thank you for special envelope!!! I love them:)
ubx rated for Happy Mail Swap on Jul 4, 2019
Comment: thank you so much for the verry nice flip book! I love it!!!
Lucine rated for Hexagon / HoneyComb MailArt on Jun 28, 2019
Comment: I really like the honeycomb mailart. I made me think about old swap days when swappers would go all the way to make nice, good swap art:) Thank you!
CWarner rated for 5 Postcards to 2 Partners #172 on Jun 22, 2019
Comment: Thank you for the nice cards! The envelope and stamps are great too--really appreciate the nice touches you added.
MamaMangrove rated for 5 Postcards to 2 Partners #172 on Jun 20, 2019
Comment: Thank you for the nice selection of cards in your pretty decorated envie. I especially like the Ikea deer & the Ape/Monkey heads illustration.
Comment: Kiitos! 💙💜
Lantana149 rated for ATCE&T: Faux Cloisonne on Jun 13, 2019
Comment: I recognized your writing! :) Thank you, the ACT is lovely. I had to do several images as well before I was happy with my results.
Lantana149 rated for Monochromatic Yellow Postcard on Jun 13, 2019
Comment: Thank you for the pretty yellow PC, love the beautiful butterfly and your tiny writing is adorable!
Comment: Thanks for this great ATC! I love how you used the corrugated cardboard for the tree, the waves and the beach! It works great to make log cabin art too! I love the way you decorated the envie too and the pretty stamps! Hugs from Alaska, Sherry
Comment: Your work and packaging is impeccable! Thank you for the gorgeous coins, card and envie! XO, D
wolfeagle rated for Monochromatic GREEN Postcard on May 25, 2019
Comment: Thank you. Wonderful that it's starting to green there...here, the green is gone for the summer and replaced by golden (dead and dry) grass. I love it when it's Green. ;D
AmookIslandCreations rated for Alter A PostCard on May 16, 2019
Comment: Thanks for this excellent PC! I love all the flowers, letters, numbers, collage and butterfly, you added to it! Looks much more interesting than the original, I'm sure! Hugs from Alaska, Sherry
9O96O rated for HMPC: Sender's Choice Postcard- May on May 15, 2019
Comment: I really like your cactus collage card. And the back of your card is great too. Your handwriting is so neat. The feather stick-ons are a nice embellishment. And I like the Finnish postage stamps. Great postcard. Thanks for sharing. PS I'm in zone 5 (gardening hardiness zone) and put my succulent plants out from June to September. They thrive outside and it gets them through the long winter months indoors.
123Poggy123 rated for ATCE&T: Add a crown on May 13, 2019
Comment: Thank you for 2 very sweet ATC's. Love them both!
Trinket rated for Flat Surprise Envelope (Europe only) on May 13, 2019
Comment: Thank you very much for the suprise envie, I quite liked the pineapple cards and small sheep stickers, though now I like them I have no idea if I will use them or save them forevers.
Bantiarna rated for PC Series - April on May 7, 2019
Comment: Thanks for the cards and the translation!
shirleyinCA rated for Non-Touristy Postcards #5 on Apr 30, 2019
Comment: Very interesting assortment of cards, thank you! Such cute stationery,too, and I am always enchanted with your tiny beautiful printing!
Karmi53 rated for Easter Bookpage on Apr 30, 2019
Comment: Thank you for the cute Peter cotton tail he is so cute,lovely work. And thank you for the lovely Easter card too very well done. Take care
Kskollections rated for AAA: Coins Sender's Choice on Apr 17, 2019
Comment: Super cute!

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CurlyTea on Nov 30, 2018:

Happy Birthday!

bbsporty on Feb 20, 2017:

Handmade Postcard Club

RyeRye on Jul 10, 2016:

Welcome to Inspiration Station!

LeVenin on Aug 18, 2014:

I messaged you (:

Tuutis on Jun 18, 2014:

Hi Elaine, that is so kind of you to ask me that! I love yellow, turquose, lilac, grey, pink...almost anything except not those really really bright neon/fluorasence colors please.

amazingemo on Jun 17, 2014:

Hello, I am your partner for the dishcolth, is there any color you do or don't like. Thanks Elaine

dalbright on Nov 14, 2012:

You’re invited! Come de-clutter your desk with us!?: “Desk De-clutter #7 USA”

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