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Date Joined: March 11, 2010
Last Online: September 25, 2022
Birthday: June 1
Country: United States
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About Me

I'm originally from Wales, grew up in Australia, and now live in Arizona I love to craft, crochet, sew, cook and travel..

Things I like

Favorite colors- hot pink/lime green, pink/brown,turquoise,pretty much I like all colors except I'm not a huge fan of yellow.

Sewing- I like to make fun gift projects. FQ's/charm squares are always welcome in any colors along with any sewing supplies/project ideas.

Pincushions/aprons/bags/cute stuffies etc. (I love these sewing patterns-) {http//www.susiecshore.com/cart/sewing-patterns-c-3.html}

Tea and cupcakes- (cupcake tea cozy) Tea for who- (owl tea cozy)

Crochet- I like making wearables;shrugs, tops, skirts or fun things like tea cozies/pincushions.

I Love This Yarn/I Love This Cotton Sugar and Cream- lime/purple/hot pink.

I love vintage things...vintage crochet supplies/doilies/runners/lace /Buttons etc.

Salt shakers.

Old books.

Old board game boards;scrabble tiles,

Magic yarn balls are just FAB!

Knitting-VERY much a beginner,but always looking for some new and fun and EASY! projects.

Cooking- all kinds of different foods. Chinese/Indian/Italian/Seafood. Always willing to try something new. Love to try out new recipes. Especially appetizers/desserts

Papercraft tutorials- bag books etc love that stuff I just got a Sissex- my new fav toy! Mail Art is really cool, I think I could get into that! Collage is fun- might be a new venture! Owls, Sheep, Frogs, Meerkats, Fairies, Gnomes

Anything Tea related. Pretty spoons, sugar tongs,tea cups,milk jugs, doilies. I like trying different teas- but I dont like green tea.(Love Bigelow French Vanilla - just discovered it in a swap - I'm hooked!!)

Nice red wine, add some cheese and I'm in heaven.

A long, hot bubble bath when things get stressful!

Bath and Body Fruity fresh scented lotions

A good book to read;(add a nice beach ....now we're talking!)

Favorite Television

House, NCIS,Suits,Greys Anatomy BBC America- Graham Norton, Gavin and Stacy, and Torchwood.

Movies- Shrek, Ratatouille, Grinch,love the fun animated ones that I used to get to watch with the kids when they were young!

Chinese culture /language/idioms Chengyu/ Confucius sayings/Chinese foods/herbs/ history even Mandarin chinese childrens books (but with pin yin please) (great way to learn the language!) Quotes Sayings in general

A -Z Wishlist

A- Address Labels, Apron/apron patterns, Animated movies, Amigurumi. Asian fabrics

B- Buttons, Bamboo yarn,Burlap, Board Game pieces

C- Crochet patterns/notions, Charm squares.

D- Dimensional paint, Daffodils.

E- Envelope templates, Embellishments, Ephemera, Embroidery floss.

F- Frogs, Fat quarters, Fairies, Felt squares in bright colors,Fabric postcard, Flowers ( to add to projects)

G- Gnomes, Gummy candy, Gel pens,

H- Handmade surprise!, Hand carved stamp

I- Inspirational quotes, Instructions for new craft projects.

J- Jewels ( stick on),

K- Knit patterns/links (beginner), Kits ( that you have put together), keys/key charms

L- Lace, Licorice, Letter sets

M- Maps, Meerkats, Magic yarn balls,Mail art

N- Note cards, Needlebooks, Napkins ( fabric),

O- Oriental stuff, Oolong tea, One skein project ideas/patterns,Owls

P- Pincushions, Pens/pencils, Patchwork project ideas

Q- Quilting patterns/projects, Quotes

R- Ribbons, Rik-Rak, Rubber Stamps,

S- Sewing notions, Silver buttons,Sandwich bags (paper) Sock monkey, Swap cards,Silver spoons

T- Teaspoons (pretty/antique), Tape measure,Tea cozy /pattern, Thread

U- Unique buttons,

V- Vintage lace/fabric,vintage crochet supplies

W- Wooden crochet hook

X- Xtras from my profile

Y- Yo-yo's (fabric), Yarn

Z- Zeuss books (Dr Zuess books)..

don't like/not into ...

things that smell of smoke, ATC's, inchies.zentagles scrap bits of paper.

flaked on by ;

gisgirikaawee -Notecards http://www.swap-bot.com/swap/show/76033

ElizabethMD- knitting pattern http://www.swap-bot.com/swap/show/76033

Mistypup50-charm sq #34 http://www.swap-bot.com/swap/show/75312

Trinitysf - march magic yarn balll

MG(frankenteen)- quick profile #29 http://www.swap-bot.com/swap/show/89860

Angel02020- craft a surpise for your partner http://www.swap-bot.com/swap/show/87218

mollistacy-last shopping before christmas!http://www.swap-bot.com/swap/show/107834 angelled by tnwidow-thank you so much for your kindness


MrsT rated for QnT 3 for Me May, purple, fruit on Jun 29, 2012
Comment: Thank you so much! I love it all!
KumiLoomer rated for Great Grannies Round 2 on Jun 5, 2012
Response: thanks so much
gambit9 rated for June birthday Girls on May 31, 2012
Comment: I'm so blown away by your present! THANK YOU so much for the crocheted leprechaun, I'm in love! I shall put him on my profile :) Thank you also for the mail art book, what do you call those books? You must have spent a lot of time on it. You rock, and deserve a lot more hearts!
Response: Im thrilled you liked what I sent-I dont do many ami;s- but really enjoyed making yours..and I just love mail art too- so it was perfect!!thanks so much for the heart!
SweetT rated for QnT 3 For Me, April, Yellow, Floral on May 26, 2012
Comment: Great package - thank you! And thanks for resending. :)
Response: glad u got it ok-and thank you so much for the heart!
ANGELFAIRY rated for Great Grannies Round 2 on May 26, 2012
Comment: Thank you so much for the great squares and also for the cute bookmark.
gypsyinthecastle rated for Great Grannies Round 2 on May 4, 2012
Comment: Nice squares and I loved the gecko!! Thanks!
Response: yeah-as soon as I saw thoswe geckos I thought they were so cute!-thanks for the heart.
Comment: I SOOO wish I could give you more than 1 heart! I love your packaging and the crocheted pouch and measuring tape cover are outstanding! (I only knit I don't crochet) Thank you for all of the extra little goodies too. Happy swapping!
Response: Im so happy you liked it!-thanks for the heart! ;-)
widelo123 rated for Great Grannies Round 2 on Apr 27, 2012
Comment: Just love the colors of the squares-beautiful. The bookmark is great. It reminds me of the litle creatures we have running all over our deck. Thank you, Shirley
Response: so happy you liked the squares.thanks for the heart! ;-)
Pazia82 rated for Great Grannies Round 2 on Apr 26, 2012
Comment: Thank you, and the bookmark is adorable!
Response: thanks for the heart- couldnt resist adding him in there ! ;-) enjoy
Comment: I couldn't believe my eyes when I opened my door this morning. The most amazing package was sitting on my porch. Your mail art kit blew my mind. Not only do I love everything in it but now I have a handy binder to take with me to work on swaps while on the go!! I can't thank you enough!! Also please send me your address a thank you card is in order!!
Response: :-) sooo haopy you like it !I had so much fun putting it together for ya!
Comment: Thanks! The colors are perfect, I already have plans to use it. Loved the little sewing kit!
Response: thanks for the heart- glad u liked! enjoy
Comment: Love the buttons. Are they Filmo? Have a few sweaters I am making that these are perfect for!
Response: yes!fimo glad you liked them! just a bit of fun to add to the package, thanks for the heart-enjoy your squares.
ANGELFAIRY rated for Great Granny Squares - Rnd. 1 on Mar 29, 2012
Comment: Thank you so much for the squares. I love it that they are so colorful and also Thank You for the buttons they are great. Take Care.
SweetT rated for QnT 3 for Me March green or Spring on Mar 29, 2012
Comment: I love all the green goodies. Thank you so much!
Comment: Great package! Thank you!
Ndnaphrodite rated for Great Granny Squares - Rnd. 1 on Mar 23, 2012
Pikaboo rated for Great Granny Squares - Rnd. 1 on Mar 22, 2012
Comment: Thank you!
Comment: Thank you for the nice squares and the buttons are lovely.

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bstitched on Aug 20, 2012:

I am in button heaven thanks to you and your wish granting skills in the Happy Swap Bots RAKS group. Love the wonderful assortment and the mail art too! Now excuse me while I go play with the buttons, again. (((hugs)))

turtlelady45 on Aug 16, 2012:

$1 Store Aug Wish. The crochet dish clothes are perfect. Thank you for making them for me. :-)

charophyta on Aug 7, 2012:

I got the pillowcase a few days ago and I love it!! It is so awesome!! Also I really dig the handmade card with the owl on it, and the nice stationery stuff. Thanks so much for the sweet package! :D

LavenderLizard on Jul 17, 2012:

I'm afraid I didn't get an envelope from you...so sorry! There must be something happening with the post office lately, as several packages I have sent out were lost as well. Thank you so much for thinking of me, though! Very kind of you!

renate on Jul 15, 2012:

thanks for your tea looking forward to try them and for the mail art goodies via hsb swap bot raks

turtlelady45 on Jul 11, 2012:

Wow! love the pkg you sent for July Wishes $1 Store Addicts. I need corks to make cork wreaths. My goal for the summer is to make 2-3 if I have enuf corks! Many many thanks!!

SarahEve on Jul 10, 2012:

Thank you for the Crochet pattern :) I will have to find a little time to get into it! Lovely! xx

theirmimi on Jul 9, 2012:

Thank you for the letter, beautiful butterflys and web sites to check out. Your daughter's shorts are so cute! I bet she enjoys showing them off! :) Thanks again. (happy rak's group)

JemStone on Jul 9, 2012:

Thank you so much for the oh so cute bee Amigrumi! For the Happy Swap-bot RAK's group! I just love it! Totally made my day!

Janelle on Jul 9, 2012:

Thank you for the awesome letter & recipes.....you will be getting a response soon ;0)

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