February 04, 2009

Sending Swaps and Q&A

I finally got my official swaps sent out & thought I'd share some quick pics. I love how these bird boxes came out for The Speckled Egg's Petite Inspiration Box Swap. It was actually a little hard to send them all away. I might have to make one to keep. When I get all my boxes I will share pictures of the goodness with you.


These were the tags I made for the tag swap hosted by Karla's Cottage. I call this On the Wings of Love. I like how it turned out but I wish I had taken about 1 more day to play with it. I actually like the way I packaged it better than the actual tag! How crazy is that? I just love a pretty package.

Lately I have gotten quite a few comments with questions and I have not been the best about answering them. I was inspired by Kasey at Lola B Boutique who hosted a Q&A, to do one of my own. So ask away. Whatever burning question you might have for me that I have rudely ignored in the past or something you always wondered. Silly or serious, I care not. I will post the answers on Monday.

27 comments:

  1. Your little boxes are super sweet. I missed participating in this swap...just a day late, bummer, because everyone's little boxes look totally adorable!

    Blessings ~ Eileen @ Star's Fault

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  2. Your boxes are so sweet and I think your tags turned out absolutely perfect!

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  3. You are TOOOOO cute.
    1-how do you like having fashion and home on the same blog?
    2- were you always so creative?
    3- how many kids do you have and how old?
    4- what do you wear to bed?????
    xxoo

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  4. if you could have lunch with one famous person ( or maybe not so famous) whom you've never met, who would it be & why?
    wow-hows that one!!
    xo

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  5. Here is my question...you said that you used large sized matchboxes...where did you get them?

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  6. You are so creative and organized to be doing swaps. Do you know I haven't done any crafting since Silver Bella? I am still hungover from the 8 swaps I was in! I've got to get my crafting mojo back....seeing your things is starting to work on me.

    xoxo, Julia

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  7. I LOVE your "nests"! I think your tags turned out perfect, and I agree with you that I like your packaging!!! My question: What is one creative thing you haven't learned to do that you would like to?

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  8. First things first, darling things. Just love them all~
    Now on to the question:
    1) Have you always been so creative?
    2) What inspires you?
    3) Who inspires you?

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  9. Your little boxes are gorgeous! Love the little bird with the crown!! xo, Connie
    www.constantlyvintage.blogspot.com

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  10. Those little bird boxes are too adorable !!!!!

    I hope I'm not repeating this question.....but where do find such cute swaps like that ?


    Cheers,
    Bre
    http://chantillygrace.blogspot.com/

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  11. Your bird boxes are beautiful!! I love them. :)Dina

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  12. Love the tags and boxes super cute. My question is this, do you scrapbook? Or just make little cute vintage things for decorating? I think you would make an awesome scrapbooker, lol.

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  13. OH MY! The birds are so adorable coming out of the box.

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  14. Adorable, all of them~

    K, hmm, let's see...Where did you meet your husband? What jobs have you had in the past? And what is your favoite simple pleasure?

    k, I think that is all~ can't wait to hear the answers..does that mean I am nosey?

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  15. Your little bird boxes are so sweet and turned out amazing!!!! Love them :o)
    ~Des

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  16. I absolutely LOVE your work Jen!! You are an artist for sure! Thanks for sharing. I have a question. How do you organize your thoughts for such great blog posts? I love reading blogs, but not sure I love blogging myself, lol. I have to many "fleeting" thoughts. I should write them down :)
    Kristi

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  17. The boxes are great! I love the bird crown and your tags are so sweet!
    XO~Hope

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  18. You're so talented, Jen. I love those!

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  19. Your tags & boxes are gorgeous Jen! I LOVE the little white bird ~ the perfect embellishment :-)
    Have a great weekend.

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  20. Those bird boxes are lovely! Great job!

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  21. Love your bird boxes. Love their little paper crowns.:)
    I enjoy visiting your lovely blog with all its beautiful colors.
    Have a great day!
    ~Salina

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  22. my questions:

    what is/was the best thing about your parents?

    what have you tried to do in your own life as a mother that you learned from your parents?

    do you play a musical instrument?

    that's it, my friend. can wait to see your answers!!

    btw, i LOVE the mudroom post! i have two of those pictures already saved into my "new house" file!!! we have the same taste...no doubt, momma.

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  23. You are so talented and creative!

    1. Did you get everything you listed on your wish list?

    2. What kind of camera do you use?
    (I am looking for one)

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  24. So much talent and creativity!!

    :)

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  25. Your wrapping turned out beautiful. I love to pay attention to wrapping as well. My question is:
    do you have a wrapping center where you keep all your goodies to wrap a great gift?
    so enoy your style and blog,
    LuLu

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  26. Jen those birds on the boxes are just wonderful.

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