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lucyellen

lucyellen
Original Member
Last Online: November 10, 2008
Birthday: September 11
Country: United States
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About Me

Hi! I'm loving this swapping thing & connecting with such nice swappers from around the world. I would call myself:
A Mom(of 3 grown wonderful people);
A sewing junkie of many things (Quilts,dolls, slipcovers, clothes, and whimseys);
A gardener and old house restorer; and
Love vintage goodies.Alot.
The colors of Luray dishes (soft pink, aqua, light blue and yellow) make me happy. The tarnished patina of old silverplate and the patterns in the fabric of old quilts are wonderful too. Old black/white photos catch my eye - especially those with animals, children, or old farmhouses. I collect figures and images of birds; anything to do with crows, squirrels and robins; and "Farmish" landscape pictures.

We have a Border Collie(best dog ever), a beloved Siamese (Misha), and a goofy tuxedo cat named Jeeves (of course!)
I think Feedback is the tune that keeps Swapbot going AND I always breathe a sigh of relief when the postal services bring my packages safely to You --- So please drop me a message when they do! (Or else I might have to bug you about it!) If you ever have questions about where the swap is (or anything else) - talk to me! I'm always ready to make these swaps Work! Favorite colors: Light colors of pink, blue, aqua, yellow and green. But combos of red/black, blue/brown, pink/brown, and green/blue are great.

Can't get enough of: chocolate - interesting tins of mints - pens + pencils - colored pencils too - journals + pretty papers - ribbons - letterpress

To make profile swaps easier here are things I'm Not So Fond of: Disney, dollarstore things, scented things, candles or incense, makeup, fabric from JoAnns or Walmart, skulls, goth, or neon colors

Favorite Music

blues, folk, classical, ---- love Josh Ritter, John Gorka, Patty Griffin, Brazil 66, James Cotton, Perry Como, Ella Fitzgerald, even Keith Urban

Favorite Movies

anything Bing Crosby/ Bob Hope, The Thin Man series, Abbott and Costello, slso like sci-fi stuff and mysteries.

Favorite Television

I like shows on HGTV and Sci/Fi. , Jeff Corwin on Animal Planet,24, Dirty Jobs , Project Runway ,Lost

Favorite Crafts

Quilting(love nice all cotton fabrics All colors ); gardening, painting (murals, furniture, floors, etc); collect vintage ephemera for collage and ATCs ; drawing and watercolor; dollmaking; and really have enjoyed the paper crafting this site encourages me to do!

fave flora and fauna

cherries, squirrels, robins, birds, trees, leaves, japanese cute, japanese maples, 30's floral , sheep ---- not especially in any order of preference here! nothing cartoony :0)

Ratings

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Comment: Wow! You always send just the right things. Thank you so much!!!
Starbucks rated for Just for You Fat Quarter Swap #3 on Jun 11, 2008
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Comment: Another wonderful swap! Thank you so much. :o) So where do you find all those great vintage things? The knob is to die for.
Starbucks rated for "Just for You" Fat Quarter Swap 2 on Apr 15, 2008
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Comment: Wonderful! I loved it all. :o) Thank you so much.
Response: oh, I'm sooo glad! thanks for the heart!
carol rated for Bird Postcard Swap on Mar 1, 2008
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Comment: Love it! It came through unscathed too. Very nicely done. Thanks for the original art!
Response: you're very welcome carol! I had fun with this swap :0)
scowlette rated for Bird Postcard Swap on Feb 27, 2008
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Comment: thanks for the lovely handmade card!
Response: Hey, I'm glad you liked the collage bird postcard ~ it was fun doing this swap!
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Comment: Lucy was very generous she sent me 2 magazines( instead of the 1) and 3 small crochet patterns and some ribbon.(additional items) Thanx Lucy!
Response: You're very welcome! Glad you liked the swap! Thanks for the heart :0)
tobiejonzarelli rated for Bird Postcard Swap on Feb 22, 2008
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Comment: Cute collage Lucinda, thanks, Mary.
Response: So happy that you liked it Mary ~ thanks!
Sparrow rated for Just for You Fat Quarter Swap on Feb 2, 2008
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Comment: Every single item was absolutely perfect - you know me sooo well!! I love everything! (And I love you, too!)
Response: Thank you Dear Sparrow for the kind words! I'm so happy you liked your swap goodies :0)
lovestitches rated for A Little Summer Bird on Sep 26, 2007
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Comment: I love it, thanks so much! He's so sweet and the coaster is gorgeous!!
Response: It's good to see their flight to you was successful! and I'm glad you like them :0)
Biff rated for Int. Sewing Needle Case on Sep 11, 2007
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Comment: WOW what a wonderful selection of stuff you sent me & in colours I adore too... Thank you very much for the beautiful needle case - it's so elegant. It was a joy to open & investigate everything... Love the buttons. Thanks :D
Response: Oh Good! So happy you're liking the swap package I had fun putting together for you! Thank you for your kind words :0)
WendyB rated for Doll Quilt Swap on Sep 10, 2007
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Comment: Cute! Cute! Cute! I really love it, Thanks so much! Wendy
Response: Oh Wendy! I'm SO happy that you like the doll quilt!
dlowewin rated for Int. Sewing Needle Case on Sep 7, 2007
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Comment: Great package - Thank you!
Response: I'm glad you liked your swap Dlowewin!
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Comment: Thanks for the extra little soap leaves, they smell wonderful! The ATCs were great, too! The Hallowe'en one has inspired me to join a fabric ATC swap in one of my yahoo groups! I hope mine turns out half as good! Cyn
Response: Wow! thanks for the nice comments and the rating - I'm so happy you liked everything :0)
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Comment: really lovely cards :p i especially love the fish on the table and the pumpkin, hehe :p thanks very much
Response: I'm smiling because you liked the fish on the table! Thank you for your kind comment and rating!
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Comment: Love the butterfly block and the extra fabric, thanks so much
Response: Oh Good! I'm glad to hear that it arrived and that you liked everything!
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Comment: thank You! Lovely fabric!
Response: So glad that you liked the swap package!
Margrethe rated for Ribbon - the icing on the cake! on Aug 11, 2007
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Comment: Thank you so much! I loved them all!
Response: Oh, I'm very happy to hear that they made it all the way to you and that you liked everything! :0)
GemMedia rated for Even Sweeter Little Birds Swap on Aug 7, 2007
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Comment: Thanks for the very pretty little felted bird Lucinda! If that was your first attempt at felting you did an amazing job....! I also liked the piece of paper you wrapped it in (sublime collection), very pretty, also the bird's nest card. Thanks alot.
Response: Gem-media - thanks for the rating and the kind words - so glad you liked your swap!
dilanwandy rated for Even Sweeter Little Birds Swap on Aug 2, 2007
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Response: thank you for the rating :0)
Emmuzka rated for Even Sweeter Little Birds Swap on Aug 2, 2007
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Comment: I love my wondeful, detailed, pink bird :)
Response: Oh Good Emmuzka! I'm happy that you like it! :0)

Rating Overview

Overall Hearts Stars Hosted
5.0000 92 0 0
Completed Fives Threes Ones
99 157 0 0
Type 1 Type 2 Type 3 Uncategorized
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Comments

cynaemon on Jul 18, 2016:

As for user2637, she has appointed herself God and feels like she needs to poke her nose into everyone's personal business. I do not know her, nor do I want to. I have never swapped with her and owe her nothin. She has no right to make ANY comments about me one way or the other. Such a nasty, hateful person. How sad.

user2637 on Aug 4, 2013:

Heads up that user @cynaemon is back online and swapping. You may be able to get the the swap from a few years ago that you rated her a 1 for.

user2637 on Aug 4, 2013:

Heads up that user @cynaemon is back online and swapping. You may be able to get the the swap from a few years ago that you rated her a 1 for.

Ceinwyn on Sep 11, 2008:

Soozy on Apr 5, 2008:

Hi! I just wanted to let you know that there are two new Feltbots swaps, the first two in the Christmas Ornaments series that'll be running every month until Christmas. The first themes are birds and trees. Please take a look and join if you're interested.

tangledthreads on Dec 24, 2007:

Wishing you a wonderful Holiday season, enjoyed getting to meet you on the 'Bot this and love your flickr pics! xoxo

GigiMinor on Sep 11, 2007:

What a Special Birthday to have! Happy Birthday from your partner for Little Summer Bird <3

YarnAddict on Sep 10, 2007:

I got your envie today (swaptag Aug). As I pulled out the tiny heart quilt ... (/giggling & squealing with delight/) ... I ab-so-loot-lee LOVE IT!!! It is so-oo-ooo "me"!! Thanx bunches!

Kelli on Aug 11, 2007:

Lucyellen sent me one of the nicest packages I have received so far. Her Flickr photos are also worth a look at. Thanks so much, I'll swap with you again anytime!

Ruthy on Jul 19, 2007:

Although I PMed you, I wanted to write here as well. I got the most beautiful paper fairies and nice ephemera with them. Loved your package! Thanks a lot!

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