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bizzles
Date Joined: June 30, 2008
Last Online: April 20, 2021
Birthday: April 17
Country: United States
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UPDATED PROFILE 4/7/2021

HI! Please make sure when labeling my address, that you do so exactly as is shown. I have been receiving mail lately with the little "We're lucky we found you" sticker from the post office because the #'s are incorrect or missing the 0 at the end. I know, my address has too many similar #'s at the beginning but I can't do much about that so please take care when writing it out.TY

My name is Stephanie, She/her. I am in my late 30's, reside in Florida with my other half and two children. I currently have a little hobby farm. I collect books, stickers, pens, and paper crafting items. I enjoy long letters, reading and writing them. I love a variety of things from being outdoors, swimming, gardening, walking to hiding indoors crafting and even playing the occasional video game. My ideal life would be to live in a cozy little cottage with a dog, a goat, and some chickens with a little vegetable and herb garden with a forest or mountains as a backdrop in the 70's (Fahrenheit) all year long away from the world. A person can dream right? XD

I ALWAYS send & I always rate, usually on the day I've received. If I have somehow missed rating you, please message me and I will fix that promptly.

I re-use/recycle packaging and usable craft materials and I hope you do the same! =D (During the current pandemic, I have not been upcycling packaging but rather making my own envelopes out of cardstock/scrapbook papers)

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I had a short lived obsession with the Twilight Saga & founded a group called Twihards that was active 2010-2011. The group is still open, but not active.

Favorite Crafts

As of 2021, I have moved back to paper crafting. I bullet journal, use a travelers notebook that I enjoy decorating, as well as Llewellyns Witches Journal this year which has been excellent for recording my garden plantings. I love vintage themes, using washi, and stickers. I just made my first simple junk journal and I'm infatuated! My letters will slow down when its busy seasons for me but I will always respond. I prefer to write once a month or every 2-3 months depending on how busy life is at the time. I do enjoy swapping flat goodies like stickers and washi samples, etc, and I enjoy longer letters. If you receive a letter from me it will usually be 2 pages or longer.

My Family

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(Update 2021:) My sisters no longer participate in swap-bot but for a time I inspired my sisters to begin swapping here (they are very crafty and artistically inclined and we all share the same love for creating new things)

Updated to 2021!: I now have a preteen girl and a little boy

What she would like to receive (for any kids swaps I join for her) would be:

Anime anything! Stickers! We unfortunately lost her sticker book while moving in 2019, where she had been saving stickers from the time she was 5. I know, so sad. So both of the kids have started new sticker books as her brother has as much fun with them as she does! Super cute plushies or anime plushies Anything sky, cloud, or starry Notepads Craft Kits

My son: He loves all things LEGO, Mario themed, Minecraft and more! Stickers Small toys Plushies

My other half: Enjoys baseball, football, the weather, video games & video game accessories, & wrestling entertainment. He is a great guy with a big heart, and can always make me laugh. He is sarcastic, goofy & a big nerd & I love the crazy crap out of him. He is a gamer! I love watching him play! Though he doesn't have much time to game these days with work. Put the two of us together and you are bound to end up laughing your butt off!!! (Or at least looking at us like we're crazy.. O_o :P )

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Wishlist/Likes

A-Z

A: Architecture, Antique, Anatomy, Apothecary labels, Ancient Egypt, Autumn, Astronomy, Academia, Astrology, Ancient Egypt, Altered Art, Alice in Wonderland, Anne of Green Gables, Acceptance

B: Butterflies, Bees, Books, Book pages, Bizarre, Botanicals, Bohemian, Botany

C: Circus, Clocks, Cauldrons, Classical, Cabinet Cards, Cemeteries, Cartomancy, Chess, Clouds, Cottagecore, Crows, Cartography, Chocolate, Cavallini, Colors: black, red, blue, silver & green.

D: Dragons, deer, dictionary pages, Dark Academia, Dark, Diecuts

E: Ephemera (vintage), Envelopes, Edwardian Period, England

F: Folk Art, Forest, Fall, Fortune Telling, Faeries, Florals, Fairy Tales, Fantasy, Folk Magic

G: Gryffindor, Gnomes, Gothic, Greek Mythology, Goblins, Georgian Period, Gardening, Goddess

H: Halloween, Horror, Haunted, Herbs, Herbalism, Handmade

I: Ink, Insects, Ireland, Inclusion

J: Junk Journals

K: Knights, Karma

L: Letters, Labels, Ledger Paper, Lofi, Letter Sets, Languages, Lists

M: Magick, Maps, Mythology, Macabre, Miniatures, Mushrooms, Moths, Mist, Mystical, Motorcycles, Magical Realism

N: Newspaper (antique/vintage), Napkins (decorated), Neutrals

O: Occult, Octopi, Owls, Organization

P: Pressed Flowers, Paper, Paper Scraps, Photography, Photographs, Pinups (vintage), Pirates!, Postage Stamps, Peter Pan, Paranormal, Paper Punches (especially diecuts and punched edges)

Q: Queen, Quiet

R: Railroad Ephemera, Rubber Stamps, Ravens, Regency Era

S: Studio Ghibli, Seeds, Stickers, Steampunk, Space, Stamps, Stamped Images, Skulls, Skeletons, Spooky, Stamperia

T: Typography, Tarot, Tags, Tea, Travelers Notebook, Tickets, Tim Holtz, Tins (vintage), Tattoos, Trees

U: Underdogs, Understanding

V: Vintage, Victorian, Vintage looking/inspired, Viking

W: Winter, Witch, Woodland, Washi, Weird, Wax Seals. Woodwork

XYZ: X-Rays, Zombies, Zoology

THINGS I DO NOT WISH TO RECEIVE:

  • I truly appreciate swaps & the effort everyone puts into putting them together, but please do not send me items that are unusable. Water logged, ruined, torn, dirty, ect.. (Vintage papers with curled edges, or not in perfect condition are okay) I do recycle/up-cycle, so as long as it is in good condition, I will be happy with it! I do not want things that smell like smoke. We live in a smoke free home and my nose is sensitive to harsh smells. Please no religious items unless it's on printed papers/ephemera that I can cut up for paper crafting. I will gladly accept anything spiritual/celestial/witchy. Above all, do not send me racist or political items.

Sticker dislikes: Please do not send me reward, teacher, planner, kid themed (unless they are extras for my kids), dog stickers (unless it happens to be a full sheet of Shiba Inu), no cutesie animal stickers (unless they are kawaii flakes), no Lisa Frank unless it's as an extra. I can buy a book of 8 sheets of LF stickers for $1 and would prefer not to receive them for swaps. Dollar store sticker sheets. They don't have the quality of most stickers and lose their stickiness quickly. I don't want them.

I love things that you took precious time from your life to make. Handmade things are the best gifts because time is the most valuable thing there is in my eyes.

Food & Drink

I love tea. Packaged or loose. Send me your favorite homegrown tea recipe please! I have a garden these days and grow many things for making my own teas, including but not limited to: lemongrass, sage, rosemary, lemon balm, peppermint, spearmint, roses, and more! I just bought a Camellia Sinensis (Tea plant!) Its the Chinese tea type (serrated leaves), not Allum type. And it is a new plant so it will be around a year before I will begin to harvest from it for tea making but I am so excited about it!

Favorite Television

I dont watch cable but we have Netflix and Hulu though I rarely watch tv these days unless I'm sick and stuck in bed.

I have most recently enjoyed watching: *Vikings, * Hannibal, *Bridgerton
*The Witcher , *KDramas & Cdramas My All-time favorites would be: Descendants of the Sun, Strong Girl Bong-soon (or whatever variation the title has), Black, & A Love So Beautiful (original Cdrama version)

Shows I've watched or binged in the past: * Game of Thrones. * Reign (I loved this at first but never finished the show) * The Walking Dead (It's close to home as R.K. is a schoolmates older brother & I grew up reading the comics in their beginning stages!) * Secret Circle * Supernatural. I am on Season 7. (2021: We never did finish Supernatural) * Breaking Bad * American Horror Story (stopped watching at season 5) * The Vampire Diaries (still need to watch the last season) * Heroes (Season 4) * Adventure Time
* NCIS (Watch Randomly)

Random Things

Music: I have what I've been told is eclectic taste. In my opinion, I just enjoy a bit of music from a lot of genres. I would love if you send me a playlist as an extra in any swap. I am always searching for hidden gems when it comes to music. Send me your playlist!

I HAVE ANGELED:

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I have not been rated for 8 swaps. I used to link them here but my profile is long enough & you get the gist.

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Randomness

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  • Smoke free home (yay!) and loving it!

  • We now have TWO dogs in our home. So if you have allergies, I am not the best swap partner for you unfortunately. We also have chickens, pigs, a goat, and a rabbit but they are outside. XD

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Ratings

marymary914 rated for SMSUSA: Pick 5!! on Apr 18, 2021
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Comment: Thanks for all the great stuff! Love the envie!
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Comment: Thank you for your letter, nice to read from you!
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Comment: I LOVE these stickers! Including your homemade ones. :) I need to know where you got the heavier-weight die cut ones from. We're a very diverse family and my kids are probably going to try to steal some these from me. Not sure I'll give them up, though. lol Thank you sooo much!
Response: I'm so happy you enjoyed them. The heavier ones from Michaels! They have an entire line of them, made by Capitol Chic Designs and they include diversity of all kinds. I absolutely LOVED them! Inclusion is so important in this colorful world and I am happy to hear how much you and your family enjoyed them. πŸ€— I just looked at Michaels website and the entire line is half off too so perfect time to purchase!
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Comment: Thanks for your great letter! I will write you back this week πŸ˜„
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Comment: Thank you for the fun stuff, much appreciated!
annychenghk rated for STICKERSHEETS Swap! on Apr 14, 2021
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Comment: Thank you!
quaisoir rated for SSM: Stamped images swap #13 on Apr 13, 2021
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Comment: Thanks for the lovely stamped images.. U hv a nice selection of jar stamps! That snail mail stamp is my fav. Thanks Stephanie!
Response: The jar stamps came in the YourCreativeStudio vintage subscription box for March. Amandas box is amazing and comes with so many wonderful goodies!
Mitziishere rated for Green for your Partner on Apr 10, 2021
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Comment: I'm so sorry to be late posting this. The green items are perfect for my next project. Thank you!
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Comment: Thank youand thank you for the extraβ€οΈπŸ’•β€οΈπŸ’•β€οΈπŸ’•
PaperPassion rated for SMSUSA: Easy Loaded Pocket on Apr 6, 2021
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Comment: Wow,can't believe this is your first one.Love what you did, thanks so much.Can't wait to look at all the goodies
Response: Thank you so much, I am happy to hear that you enjoyed it!
ImnotDorothy rated for Purple for your partner on Apr 6, 2021
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Comment: Seriously fun purple things. I am already inspired to use them. Thanks!
schlizabeth rated for STICKERSHEETS Swap! on Apr 4, 2021
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Comment: Thank you!
tam2016 rated for Themed Sticker Swap #1: Spring on Apr 4, 2021
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Comment: Thank you so much for all the wonderful Spring stickers. I really loved them all.
Response: So glad to hear that you loved them all!
tuliptrees rated for Blue for your partner on Apr 3, 2021
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Comment: Thank you for the cool assortment of people stickers! I can’t wait to use them!
Response: Those arrived fast! I'm happy you enjoyed them!
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Comment: These are beautiful!
bringitb rated for WTL: Pattern party! #1 on Apr 1, 2021
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Comment: What great washi! I appreciate you sending so many, and with great variety, too. Thank you so much! And thanks for joining my swap! =)
sylverhawk rated for AliExpress Stationery Swap #7 on Apr 1, 2021
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Comment: Great partner! Such fun stuff in a pretty little package!
kizzlets rated for Stickii Sticker Sheets Swap on Mar 31, 2021
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Comment: Thank you for the happy mail! Much appreciated!
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Comment: Thank you for this really cool swap! Everything was beautifully packaged, I had a lovely time going through all the items, so much great stuff. Thanks again!

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Comments

ccmmsu on Mar 29, 2021:

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So glad to have you with us, Stephanie!

Rainydancer on Mar 6, 2021:

Welcome to Sunshine swaps!

CurlyTea on Apr 17, 2019:


Happy Birthday!

sebastian122 on Apr 17, 2015:

Happy Birthday!!!!!

sebastian122 on Mar 17, 2015:

sebastian122 on Jan 21, 2015:

JemStone on Dec 31, 2014:

Happy New Year!

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sebastian122 on Dec 31, 2014:

Happy New Year!!

sebastian122 on Dec 24, 2014:

Happy Holidays!

deskitty on Dec 16, 2014:


Thank you for being a member of my Hello Kitty Group!

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