Esta's bookmarks

Monday, August 21, 2006

Our Budgies

We are hoping that Wally and Mrs Wally will want to make Wally Juniors soon. They are certainly interested in their nesting box.  So, hopefully we will have some eggs soon.

Wally and Mrs Wally are sky blue normals.

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Wednesday, July 05, 2006

Lucy's butterfly

Finally found the right beads.
Putting the wings on Lucy's butterfly today and sending it off on Friday.

Sunday, June 25, 2006

This Looks Like Fun!

Gimme Your Stuff

I would be willing to exchange
Craft items, Alpaca Yarn, Pure wool
Candy - Australian made licorice,

Suga lollies (the best boiled lollies on the planet)
Food + Drink - Chocolate, Tim Tams, Milo, Dried Fruit, Tinned items, Mandurah tea, Flavoured coffees, Fanta,

Australian Wines from the Yarra Valley, Australian Olive Oil

Clothing - I live near the largest Harley Davidson retailer in Victoria (Harley Heaven - Brunswick)

Hats (with corks if wanted)

Newspapers, Magazines
Just About Anything !

Looking for =

Anything Salvation Army, Anything about Trams, Trolleys, Street Cars, MonoRails, Trains, Electric Traction - eg Postcards, maps, uniform items, badges, pins, name plates, lets chat.

Wines, Oils, Sweets, Snacks, cute, cutural decorative items

Monday, June 19, 2006

butterfly beaded bookmark

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Made for Ashley - Arizona (The Great Bookmark Exchange)

Bookmark Parcel for Ashley - Arizona

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This is the parcel I sent Ashley in Arizona.  I really enjoyed using beads in this bookmark. 


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Thanks Ashley for a great bookmark. 

I am really enjoying the book and the postcard was a great addition.

I enjoyed recieving such a lovely package.  Thanks Again 

Thursday, June 15, 2006

The Great Bookmark Exchange

So many patterns.....So much thread....Package in the mail by monday 19th June 2006.

Saturday, June 10, 2006

My Survey Results

1. What genre of books do you enjoy most? (i.e. mystery, romance, horror, historical, biographies, autobiographies, fantasy, sci-fi, etc)

I like Murder, Crime, Horror, Womens Fiction, Historical, Biograpical. I don't enjoy romance.

2. What sort of bookmarks do you like best? (long, short, lacy/elegant, fun/cute, corner, tasselled, etc)
Any except the corner ones, they always fall out of my books.

3. What are your favorite colors? Brights and pastels .

4. Are there any colors you don't like? black and Navy Blue

5. What sort of "theme'' would you like your bookmark to be?Any

6.Are there any "themes'' that you wouldn't like?? No

7. Can you send internationally? yes

8. If your partner wants to send along extra goodies (like tea, candy, cocoa, etc), what do you enjoy? And is there anything you don't like/can't have??
A postcard please and I would enjoy anything else you are kind enough to send.

9. What crafts are you going to use to make your bookmarks? Is there a particular craft type you would like to receive? It's all good.
I will be sending crochet, knitted and beaded bookmarks

Thanks esta

Friday, June 09, 2006

kitchen/bathroom swap

Photobucket - Video and Image HostingThis is a photo of the items I sent teacosy, trivet, kitchen scrubbie, potholder, bathroom scrubbie, cotton washer, buttons, tea, coffee, Australian wildlife calendar, Australian chocolates.     My first photo posted - AHHH success at last!