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Last Online: February 7, 2020
Birthday: November 6
Country: United States
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About Me

Hello!!! My Name is m

I am back after a bit of a swapping break...

I would love to receive real postage stamps on my mail when it is convenient and possible!

Things that make me happy: collaging, creating, quilting, sewing, making jewelry, knitting, gardening, embroidering, BIRDS, daylilies, daffodils, Irises, Peonies, butterflies, PINK, glitter, apple green, red, aqua, longaberger baskets, vintage linens, buttons, natural lipbalm, flip flops, sunny days, fluffy clouds, pretty glass beads, vintage postcards with roses or birds, ephemera, altering, art, watercolors, polkadots, daisies, backyard birds, swallows, bees, bluebirds, magazines, coffee, felted wool pieces, 100 % wool yarn, bamboo knitting needles, good friends, fun stickers, pretty paper, random letter rubber stamps, brass stencils, pretty ribbon, rick rack, used postage stamps, handcrafted soap, canning, blue jars, tomatoes, strawberries, Starbucks, ink pads, rubberstamping, aprons, bird themed fabric, apron patterns, felted purse patterns, charms, words, inspirational verses, words or sayings, apple green, aqua, brown, Amy Butler, faux velvet trims, altered hangtags, pretty pink glass beads, multi colored embroidery floss, DMC embroidery threads, embroidery iron-on designs, rub ons, swirls, vintage buttons, vintage trims, vintage postcards, vintage children images and cabinet cards.

In case you were wondering about....

My username is a reflection of the tangled threads of my creative life, which includes embroidery, knitting, quilting, sewing, ribbon, collaging, rubberstamping..when I was trying to pick a username I was looking around my sewing room, trying to come up with something then got distracted when I noticed a mess of yarn, ribbon, embroidery thread and quilting thread in a basket and said "look at all those tangled threads" and that is how my user name came about!

Wish List

  • Vintage Postcards: Roses, Children, French tinted, Birds.

  • Book Pages: dictionary, music sheets, foreign, maps, vintage.

  • Fibers: Interesting funky yarns and fibers, vintage trims or ribbons.

  • Charms: birds, related to birds, nature, words, coin, metal.

  • Images: Birds, Vintage Children, Vintage Ladies, Clocks, Garden, Nature, Circus.

  • Used Postage Stamp: Houses, Birds, Flowers, Love, Nature

My Buttons

sb deer ribbon ha cute

Wanna Trade Zines?

My Zines for trade:

"Grow Something" Is a 24 page half size plus cover zine that is part perzine, part DIY (garden photos, stories and tips).

"Heart Affairs" Is a 16 page half size plus cover zine that includes stories about love lost, heartbreak and triumph.

I love, LOVE perzines...would love to trade for your zines!


spotteddogs rated for @tangledthreads & @spotteddogs on Aug 24, 2012
Comment: This was the most FABULOUS swap! I cannot believe that you sent me an entire sewing book filled with PINK PROJECTS!!!!!! I went all wobbly SQUEEEEEING! Seriously, this was one of the top 3 things I have ever received on SB and I will treasure it always! ♥♥♥
Response: So glad you liked the book! The Author has a blog, too, I love to follow, she makes the sweetest things! Xo
sylstuff rated for Pretty Pincushion Please on Aug 23, 2012
Comment: Thank you so much for the beautiful pin cushion. I really like it, and the butterflies are awesome.
Response: You are welcome! I am so glad you love it, I enjoyed making it for you! xo
CbFlynn rated for Haunted Dwellings on Aug 12, 2012
Comment: what a fun story and really cool haunted house., Thank you for sharing ! I downloaded the photo and will use it on a Halloween ATC., Thanks again!
Response: You are welcome! xo I would love to see an ATC using that House photo!
snailgirl rated for Wonky House Quilt Block #2 on Jan 18, 2012
Comment: what a lovely block, I LOVE the cherry tree.... Thank you so much, I appoligize for the ridiculously late rating....
Comment: OMFG! Michelle, my dear, you did good! You know me well, don't you? I can not say which item I adore the most as there are too many great choices to pick from. Let me just say thanks so much...for the fab stuff you send & for being the wonderful woman that you are! XOXO
CometaGuavaberry rated for 1 Zine Swap 2 on Apr 9, 2011
Comment: http://www.flickr.com/photos/cometa-guvaberry-correu/5602955595/ Received this cool gardening zine !! Nice quality, cover in color, nice printing, really good ! Also included a great gardening rubber stamp print in the envelope. Cheers ! .Cometa
Michele360 rated for Wonky House Quilt Block #2 on Mar 7, 2011
Comment: Your house block is so stinkin' cute! I love, love, love it! The embroidered flower vine and the tree are such nice touches.
TC rated for Wonky House Quilt Block #2 on Mar 7, 2011
Comment: Thank you!
Comment: If this isn't the best surprise ever! I love the lovely and comfy big scarf and the patch! Thank you!
Comment: I absolutely loved the tea towel! The colors were adorable. Thank you so much~
Comment: The Fabrics were great and thanks so much for sending extras! You are the greatest!
mrsD rated for Blue Bird and Red Monkey on Oct 27, 2010
Comment: absolute perfection. I love every single thing. thank you so much!!! xxxooo
LOLA rated for Simple Postal Exchange on Sep 9, 2010
Comment: Gosh, I love the artsy packaging and the wonderful contents! The stamps, labels, tape and vintage-ness are eye-poppin' wonderful! Thank you! xoxo
Nnyla rated for Vintage Ephemera E-Swap on Sep 8, 2010
Comment: Thanks! Love everything!
ElizabethMD rated for Vintage Ephemera E-Swap on Sep 4, 2010
DisneyRider rated for Vintage Ephemera E-Swap on Sep 4, 2010
Comment: Great Images Thanks so much :)!!!
coleenfranks rated for Vintage Ephemera E-Swap on Sep 1, 2010
Comment: Great vintage pix Michelle, Thanks.
fleasha rated for Send me FOKking anything...take 3! on Aug 31, 2010
Comment: Awww... Gnomes. you can never go wrong with gnomes. The bracelet is super cute, I'm wearing it already. Did you know it was a swapbotter that you got it from?? she heads the new gnome group - that i'm in! She also sent me an extra postcard. Thanks so much. xoxo (ok. so its not a bracelet, but I made it into one... )
Lorivintage55 rated for Vintage Ephemera E-Swap on Aug 30, 2010
Comment: Thank you for the lovely photos :))
user6937 rated for Vintage Ephemera E-Swap on Aug 30, 2010
Comment: Of course, your images are great! Thanks.

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spotteddogs on Jan 8, 2015:

So fun to hear that your daughter loves the pillow!! Everyone needs a little fun thing to hug - so thoughtful of you to let me know. Hope all is well and that 2015 brings great things!!!

Cherries on Apr 28, 2013:

Words (or art) can not even begin to let you know how much you have helped me over the last 4+ months. You are a wonderful person and a good friend. ♥♥xoxoxo thanks

spotteddogs on Dec 19, 2012:

spotteddogs on Oct 30, 2012:

spotteddogs on Aug 23, 2012:

OH. MY. GOODNESS!!!!! I can't believe how generous and thoughtful you are!!! I LOVE the sewing book it is absolutely adorable!!!! So kind of you to send that WHOLE book my way! Just amazed -- ♥♥♥

bstitched on Aug 10, 2012:

Welcome to the Nuts for Sewing Group! ♥

biasbabe on Aug 9, 2012:


To the Nuts for Sewing Group

Cherries on May 3, 2011:

p.s. I forgot to mention that the mug survived the trip just fine. Tomorrow it will be heading to it's new home on my desk at work where it will hold my daily coffee Mon-Fri. The bright color will be right at home with the rest of my office decor...I'll try to take a picture for you.

Cloverst on Nov 16, 2010:

waves Thanks for the welcome back! Great to see you! - Vikki

Cherries on Nov 6, 2010:

Happy Birthday!!! Mwah from both of us.

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