Swap-bot Time: January 19, 2019 6:37 pm


Date Joined: August 7, 2009
Last Online: June 27, 2015
Birthday: July 30
Country: United Kingdom
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About Me

Hi, I am Sam. I am have 3 children. I have a 11 year old boy and twin girls 7 years old. We don't have any pets but I would love a rat. The children and home take most of my energy but I love crafty things!!! I attend my local Baptist Church and am proud to say that Jesus is my Saviour ! I am a Christian....I also have a sense of humour and love to laugh and enjoy life.

Favorite Music

I listen to radio 2 most days. I like most stuff 80's to present. Nothing too heavy metal though. A bit of classical is cool. I do like christian contemporary music.

Favorite Books

I like historical romantic fiction. I used to read Cynthia Harrod Eagles Moorland Dynasty series up to no.23.I love looking at craft books new and old.

Favorite Movies

I like all sorts of films from weepies, chick flicks, Thriller or a good drama. I also like films based on true life. A few of my favourites : The BBC adaptation of Pride and Prejudice, Emma, Sense and Sensibility, The Green Mile, Shawshank Redemption, Bridget Jones, Armagedon, Mama Mia, Chocolat.

Favorite Television

I like The Guardian, The Mentalist, Docu-Soaps - Police, Emergency, Gogglebox and Columbo.

Favorite Crafts

I dabble in a few things, specialist of none.....I started off card making, I love experimenting with acrylics, fibers, stickers, beads,freehand machine embroidery. I'm playing with atc's and bookmarks, book thongs, chams. I love recycling or upcycling items. Boxes, tins, books.Would love to start an art journal.....altered book.....fabric book.....inchies....matchboxes.

Things I love

  • Giraffes
  • Cats, especially black.
  • Bats
  • Purple, Pink, Turquoise
  • Sparkle, Glitter, "Stickles" are my Fav.
  • Ribbons - any type/fabric/pattern.
  • Fibres
  • Brads
  • Handmade Papers, Batik Papers
  • Buttons
  • Bookmarks
  • Notebooks and pens
  • Lace, any width, white or cream
  • Small Dangly Earings
  • Stickers
  • Postcards
  • Beads, small, big, seed beads.
  • Christian verses, cards
  • Tea, PG tips or fruit teas. Hot Chocolate.
  • Fudge, candy (not sour) and milk chocolate, turkish delight, star bar.....mmm
  • Lipgloss, Black eyeliner
  • Nail Varnish neon or bright or sparkly(I use them to decorate fabric beads!!!lol)
  • Ankle socks (UK5)

Things I am not keen on

  • Coffee
  • Skull and crossbones
  • beige!
  • Halloween
  • sour candy
  • big earings
  • orange chocolate

My Children

John - July 2003 - loves Minecraft, Batman, Transformers, Candy , lollipops, Milk Chocolate, Jennifer and Jessica - May 2007 Cats, Dogs, Hello Kitty, Moshi Monsters and Milk Chocolate,

My Wishlist

  • A whimsey jar
  • a chunky page I haven't seen these for real so would love to see.
  • I am also interested in craft/scrapbooking/altered art magazines from other countries.


Tina78 rated for Pick Lucky 7 MARCH #1 INT on Apr 7, 2015
Comment: Thank you!
Lindor1770 rated for Handmade Card Swap ~ March on Apr 2, 2015
Comment: Thanks!
kateydid89 rated for Handmade Card Swap ~ March on Mar 21, 2015
Comment: Thank you for the very pretty cards I received from you! I am glad you were my partner! Kate
Comment: Sam ~ LOVE the cards! Very creative and the foil cards are fabulous! Love the pink foil birthday card, the dog one, and all of them! Can't pick a favorite. Wish I could rate you higher, take a hug and a big thank you as my appreciation!
Response: Really pleased you liked the cards, I have lots of different styles that I enjoy making. Thank you for rating and the heart. :)
Comment: I enjoyed reading your answers!
Dorilee rated for Christmas card swap (religious) on Dec 2, 2010
Comment: A very beautiful card from so far away. Thank you so much.
Lima rated for Take my Furry Friend on Tour!! on Dec 2, 2010
Comment: Hi there! Your Amalia arrived here this morning safe and sound! I'll bring her with me to Paris! I promise that I'll take care of her :D Thank you <3
Comment: Thank you for the lovely christmas card! Merry Christmas!
Comment: Thanks for the postcard!
Mousetail rated for prayer for us- Newbie friendly ;D on Nov 26, 2010
Comment: This was the most amazing swap ever!!! I love the book, I really wanted to read this one for a while now, and I love those little inspirational cards, they are so classy.. Even the card you included in superb! Thank you!!
Response: You're welcome. I just had to send it to you as it really touched me. Thank you for the heart x
LindaW rated for Christmas card swap (religious) on Nov 25, 2010
Comment: Thank you for the Christmas card.
Comment: Thank you for the very nice pc. The flowers look beautiful. Funny nme Poppyland :-)
Comment: Thank you for the lovely postcard Sam :) The beach looks inviting! ^_^
pinkqueen rated for Christian Fiction- Book Swap- on Nov 23, 2010
Comment: Thanks so much for the book. I am glad that I got you thinking about Christian fiction. I think you will enjoy reading it. This book is good so far- I am a few chapters into it.
moodymel rated for Just OK Handmade Card Swap on Nov 14, 2010
Comment: I think this is 99% done and I love it! I plan to add a few metal studs in a row and call it good. Thanks so much!
zurdoswifey rated for QUICK flat destash swap #7 on Nov 13, 2010
Comment: Thanks so much for all the wonderful notecards!!!
isollea rated for Help me get rid off.... on Nov 8, 2010
Comment: Your package arrived today and i can't tell you how great it is.. I can't wait to start making cards :)
Response: I am really pleased you like it...good for it to go to somebody who will use it...just need some glue and away you go. thanks for rating and enjoy :)
beinguided rated for Just OK Handmade Card Swap on Nov 6, 2010
Comment: thanks..i like the card. weather here is much like england..cold,damp and rainy. have a good day
Response: Thank you for rating and have a great day.
leirali rated for 101010 Postcard Swap on Oct 30, 2010
Comment: Thanks for the lovely, autumny postcard! And: Purple Power forever! ;)

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pandessa on Mar 23, 2010:

Thanks so much for the GREAT souvenirs! I love them all. The key chains are awesome!

Thanks again!

mware on Mar 5, 2010:

I recieved the keychain and postcard, thank-you so much for them!!!! mware

rainbowafterrain81 on Mar 4, 2010:

thanks for the great RAK London keychain from your special day with your son...It is so cute and unique I could just spin it all day :) thanks for being thoughtful! have a great rest of your week

lepapillonvert on Mar 3, 2010:

Love postcards from the UK. Thanks for sending one. Sure hope that you had fun that day. Hey, I'd like to keep in touch. I'll friend you after this. Cheers! LPV

farrahs81 on Mar 2, 2010:

Thanks so much for the London maps and postcard RAK! I really appreciate it!

n03mi63 on Mar 2, 2010:

Hola SAM, Thank you very much for the RAK postcard. I'm happy to know that you and your son had a great time. I'm thinking about visiting London soon, now I know where to start. I don't know about " The London Eye" though. I'll think about this one lol. Thank you again for your kindness. Hugs, Noemi (n03mi63)

ilove2smile on Mar 2, 2010:

Thank you for the RAK postcard! I've always wondered... do the red telephone booths actually still work, or are they just for show? Glad you had fun! It's raining here right now. :/ ~Katie :]

missstamper on Mar 2, 2010:

Thank you so much for the great London RAK. I love everything. I bet China Town was AMAZING during Chinese New Year.

janeengland on Feb 26, 2010:

thankyou so much for the lovely London postcards they are perfect!! i hope you enjoyed your trip to London.

DownsideUp on Dec 16, 2009:

I cannot only rate you!! I have to leave you a comment as well. You put so much effort into this envie and I want you to know how much I LOVE IT!! Even your note was written on a card with shoes all over it. How awesome. Thank you so much for your thoughtfulness!!

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