Swap-bot Time: September 30, 2020 9:35 pm


Original Member
Last Online: September 30, 2020
Birthday: February 1, 1985
Country: Australia

About Me

I'm a 34 year old. I've completed a bachelor of arts majoring in sport studies. I currently work in a government agency part time as well as being a mummy to my four year old and 1 years daughters. Receiving mail and sending it is such a joy to me. I love to spend time with my friends, family, hubby and our daughters.

I love the colours pink, turquoise, aqua, pastel colours, different shades of white, cream and blush

Stationery, pretty paper, blank page journals, notebooks, stickers, notecards, postcards, ribbon. I love stationery and pretty paper.

Fountain pens, vintage style paper, wax seals, twine, parchment paper, vintage letters, watercolour stickers

Fairy Tales, Alice in Wonderland, Beauty and the Beast, Narnia, Lord of the Rings, Star Wars

Woodland animals, mushrooms, butterflies, ballet, cute vintage childrens books, ballet flats, unicorns, mermaids, fairytales

Reading creative websites browsing through book stores, craft shops, stationary shops and the library.

My style/aesthetic: woodland, neutral, flora, vintage, galaxy, stars, feminine, soft, pastels, handmade, ethical, whimsical, pretty, wildflowers, lace, books, worn leather journals, typography, typewriters, linen, silk, texture, simplicity, glassine, Star Wars, fairy lights.

Dislikes - dark, gothic, pagan things anything morbid and weird, religious items (Unless they are Christian as I am a believer)

Favorite Music

All sorts! RnB to rock to classical. I love movie soundtracks (especially from epic movies Narnia, Lotr, Star Wars etc.)

Favorite Movies

Narnia, Lord of the Rings Trilogy, Star Wars, Robin Hood: Men in Tights, Ever After, Love Actually, Breakfast at Tiffanys, The Holiday, Disneys Aladdin and Beauty and the Beast, Marie Antoinette, Centre Stage, Blood Diamond, Transformers, Batman: The Dark Knight Trilogy, The Hunger Games, Harry Potter.

Favorite Television

Alias, Friends, Once Upon a Time, Game of Thrones, Outlander, Travel shows, documentaries

Favorite Crafts

Paper crafts, journalling, writing letters, making cards and stationery, letterpress, hand lettering. I would like to learn to crochet, calligraphy and screen print.

Favorite Books

I love to read! I do love YA books even though I'm in that age group anymore. I'm a huge fan of fantasy and sci-fi.

My fave books include The Chronicles of Narnia, Lord of the Rings, Inheritance Circle, Inkheart Trilogy, The Secret Garden, A little Princess, Nancy Drew books, Enid Blyton's St Clare and Malory Towers books,Lisa Bevere books,The Hunger Games Trilogy, The Underland Chronicles, Alice in Wonderland, The Mortal Instruments and The Infernal Devices, Throne of Glass series, A Court of Thornes and Roses series, Shatter Me series, A song of Fire and Ice, Lost Stars

I collect...

  • Letterpress
  • Stationery
  • Vintage images
  • Note cards
  • Pretty postcards
  • Blank page journals/note books
  • Alice in Wonderland books
  • Unicorns
  • Mermaids
  • Woodland items (mushrooms, bunnies, fawns, deers, foxes)
  • Star Wars
  • Galaxy


bundi rated for Ephemera (paperswap) intl on Oct 1, 2019
Comment: WAW, you spoiled me ! Thank you, thank you. It's sooooo beautiful. You are very generous. I love everything. Handmade papers... <3
Response: I'm soo glad you enjoyed everything. I love handmade paper too. I wanted to send you some handmade paper that I have made myself but I ran out of time :(
Eclectonote rated for Libraries vs Bookshops on Sep 21, 2019
Comment: Thank you for the wonderful postcard of Pantomime Stories - just the style I enjoy so much. I liked reading your note about libraries and bookshops. I bet a lot of us in the swap love both, too.
Response: Aww thank you! I'm so glad you liked the postcard :) I think most of us in the swap love both.
Stargazer008 rated for Bookish Themed Postcard Swap on May 8, 2019
Comment: Hi Gracienne, thank you so much for your wonderful postcard. I like the idea of an own liberary at home - so much wisdom and stories! Keep on reading and one day...Smiles, Joana
Response: I'm so glad you liked the postcard! I too hope that one day I will get my own little library :)
A123987 rated for Used Stamp Swap on Apr 4, 2019
aurelas rated for March into Reading PC on Apr 2, 2019
Comment: Oh my goodness, the postcard is perfect! I'm going to stick in onto my classics shelf for decoration :D And I loved the Babysitters Club too! I still have all of my old books.
Response: I'm so glad you liked the postcard!! And I'm glad you also loved the BSC. I'm collecting them again and it brings back such memories :)
christywebb rated for Bookworm Pen Pal on Jun 14, 2018
Comment: Thank you for the letter and goodies! I love long letters!!!
Comment: Gracienne, you sent the cutest letter ever! I'm so in love with the bookmark you sent, and I'm definitely going to be sending you a letter back soon!
Response: That's great Marcela! I'm so glad you loved it :) And I really look forward to your letter!
Comment: I enjoyed reading your list on the beautiful card, thanks for sharing. And I loved the extra's, especially the Santoro bookmark of little red riding hood. Enjoy your summer (reading)!
Response: I'm so glad :) I'm so glad you liked the bookmarks too!
Jenicat rated for Listography journal swap on May 21, 2018
Comment: Thank you for the beautifully done journal. It was a pleasure learning about you. Thank you also for the llama and Maleficent postcards! ๐Ÿ’œ๐Ÿ’œ๐Ÿ’œ
Response: Thank you! I'm glad you like the journal and the postcards ;)
sweetsaltfish rated for Random PC International #4 on Apr 24, 2018
Comment: thank you for the card
Paulsmuffy rated for Random PC International #4 on Apr 23, 2018
Comment: Nice PC, Thanks!
dodie rated for Pretty Things in an Envelope Swap #3 on Apr 23, 2018
Comment: Bonjour Gracienne! There is so many thing in the enveloppe I can't describe how I'm happy to get this mail. I love everything. thank you so much. Let me know if you search for a creative penpal
Response: I'm so glad you liked it all! Sure :) I would love a creative penpal!
nataliec07 rated for First Line of a book PC #6 on Apr 12, 2018
Comment: Wow! I loved reading your journal. You must be scrap booker.
xninolax rated for Woodland Postcard on Nov 2, 2017
Comment: Thank you so much for your wonderful woodland postcard. I adore the artwork from Lilly Piri! It's super cute. Thanks!
Response: I'm so glad you liked the postcard! It is definitely one of my faves :)
madalena512 rated for Letter Lover Swap #2 on Oct 28, 2017
Comment: Woawww Gracienne! You did such a great job! I was coming home yesterday, and it was the last day of the week, I was tired and then I saw your letter on the mail! It made me feel so happy and grateful :)) all the little things and the paper, and cute envelopes, as well as the wasi tape, I cannot express how amazing it was! Thank you so so much, God bless you!
Response: I'm soo happy that you liked it and that it made you feel so happy. It made me so happy to put the package today :) God bless too. x
dream rated for Reading Log - 3rd Quarter on Oct 18, 2017
Comment: I loved the reviews and how you arranged the booklet. Thanks!!
Response: Thanks glad you liked it!
camelsamba rated for Reading Log - 3rd Quarter on Oct 16, 2017
Comment: Wow, I'm impressed by the format you used for your reading log - very cool booklet, and full of useful information. Now I can judge all those books by their covers :^) Thanks for the postcards & bookmarks - great matches for my interests!
Response: I'm so glad you enjoyed it! I do tend to judge a book by it's cover so I had to add them. Also I'm happy you liked the postcards and bookmarks :)
mrsD rated for Big Washi Swap - Int'l - #3 on Aug 31, 2017
Comment: thank you for the amazing washi tapes! and for the cute little postcards and stationery too. cheers! xo
Comment: Thank you so much for the lovely magpie journal! Love it! So glad I received one from overseas. It was waiting for me after my first day back to work after summer break - made my day! Also, so nice that you included a picture of you and your family. Have fun with your little one!
Response: Oh I'm so glad you liked the journal! I like getting ones from overseas too because you get so many different things. :)

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Cathleya on Nov 5, 2012:

Thank you for being a member of LetterSet Lovers! Group. We will soon have new and fun swaps. Hope you will join us!! ^-^ Letter Set

Barbi on Jun 21, 2011:

Welcome to the Swappers Corner group!

Thanks for joining!

thehappyhoneybee on Mar 23, 2011:

Welcome to District 13! So glad you've joined us...please stop by the forum and introduce yourself when you get the chance.


chrissi2286 on Aug 1, 2010:

I just wanted to thankyou again for the fantastic journal you sent me. You really put alot of effort into it, and I just love it. and the cds are fantastic. You have no idea how happy i was to get your fantastic journal. I hope we can swap some time. :-)

willowsmarika on Jul 7, 2010:

thanks so much for sharing your favorite sites with me, even though i'm not one of your partners :)

Rhinoa on Jul 6, 2010:

Thanks for the truely beautiful Fairy Tale Journal swap. I love it and all the little extra cards and papers in envelopes etc. It's a shame I can't rate you a 5 and a whole bunch of hearts x

smokeandmirrors on Jun 24, 2010:

Hi there, i would love to invite you to take a look at a fun Christmas swap i have posted for this Christmas (2010). Australian 25 Days of Christmas Swap. Myself and many fellow swappers have had great fun participating in the past and i thought you may be interested! Would love to have you participating this year! :-D Thanks for your time, Laura.

thefruid on Feb 27, 2009:


Notecards To Go has a new swap up! We'd love to have you join us in the Getting To Know You Vll swap!

lonetealeaf on Oct 22, 2008:

I probably have gotten your swap. My grandpa had a stroke and life is hectic. I have a huge pile of swaps that I have not opened and will be getting around to this weekend.

Thanks for asking though!

clkea on Sep 16, 2008:

Hi Gracienne. I got the extras that you sent separately for the Vintage Themed Postcards #2! They are delightful! Thanks so much!

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