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Date Joined: February 20, 2011
Last Online: January 24, 2012
Birthday: March 14
Country: Australia
My Website
Sending Sunshine -- Group

About Me

name for image Take a peek at my new && Fabulous Group - "sending sunshine" a dedication to all things lettery!

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Hi All!
My Name is Rin - I am 20, Female & From the Beautiful East Coast of Australia!
I joined swapbot, because I love sending mail! I'm a bit of a Daydreamer, I'm super creative & I think imagination should be compulsary.

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I love beautiful things & adore reading books - swapping booklists is my favourite!
If you'd like to swap book lists - or even chat about your favourites, Please message me!

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I am a Huge Harry Potter Fan - the books were basically my childhood. Snape is my Hero && I'd like to find my own Ron Weasley :)

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I love to travel & learn about different cultures & Histories. I believe in Equal Rights for all Human Beings - I am passionate about finding peace & trusting in love.

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As you Can see from all the images on my page I love photos & Graphics - I love colour & Being able to say something without words. Although I can ramble on like nothing else :) I love to design & Create everything & anything - from beautiful Letters to felt finger puppets & homemade bunting! If you'd like to see my Blog to do with all things papery - just visit "Papered Thoughts"

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I am always interested in 1-1 Swaps :) and I'm up for swapping almost anything! So just chuck me a message!

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Favorite Books

I adore books - I'll read anything & Everything!
You'll always find me with my nose in a book!
I travel alot so I recently bought myself a kindle so I could take my book collection with me whereever I go!
PLEASE message me if you'd like to chat about books/trade book lists! There is nothing i'd like more!! :)
A Few of My Favourites:
YELLOW ENVIE The Entire Harry Potter Series - J.K Rowling
ORANGE The Hunger Games Trilogy - Suzanne Collins
PINK When you reach me - Rebecca Stead
PURPLE The Five People you Meet in Heaven + Have a Little Faith - Mitch Albom
DARKB The Poison Study Series - Maria V. Snyder
LIGHTB In My Skin - Kate Holden
LIGHTGREEN The Time Travellers Wife + Her Fearful Symmetry - Audery Niffenger
LIGHTLGREEN I hate Cinderella - Amanda Cole
YELLOW ENVIE The Girl who chased the moon - Sarah Addison Allen
ORANGE Never let me go - Kazu Ishiguro
PINK Fallen Series - Lauren Kate
PURPLE The Immortal Lives of Nicholas Flamel (The Alchemyst) Series - Michael Scott
DARKB How they met and Other Stories - David Levithan
LIGHTB The Book Theif + I am the Messenger - Markus Zusak
LIGHTGREEN The Ghosts Child - Sonya Hartnett
LIGHTLGREEN The Pace Series - Shelena Shorts

++ There Are so many more!

Favorite Crafts

I am creative & I have a HUGE imagination :) here are my Favourite crafty things too do!

YELLOW ENVIE Letter Writing
YELLOW ENVIE Scrapbooking
YELLOW ENVIE Wrapping Presents
YELLOW ENVIE Drawing with chalk
YELLOW ENVIE Designing Invitations
YELLOW ENVIE Art with Kids!
YELLOW ENVIE Making Little Felt Owls
YELLOW ENVIE Writing on Post-its/Photo's & leaving them around for people to find :)

I Love --

I Love to be Surprised & I'll be happy with almost anything you send me! However it is always nice to recieve items you really adore..

ORANGE Blank Greeting Cards & Envelopes
PINK MT Washi Tape
PURPLE Anything Calvin & Hobbes!
DARKB Bright && Colourful Ribbons
LIGHTB All things Owl Related
LIGHTGREEN Harry Potter :)
LIGHTLGREEN Bright Glittery Things
PINK Handwritten Lists & Letters!
PURPLE Doiles & Paper Bags
LIGHTB Pens & Pencils
LIGHTGREEN Harry Potterish Stuff!
LIGHTLGREEN Booklists, Bookmarks & Post Cards!

I do Love postcards but I'm not that into nature/Cityscape cards - I adore Pretty illustrations, Quotes, Bright Colourful cards!

LIGHTLGREENI am always happy with a surprise :)

What Do I do...?

I am studying at University to become a teacher - I am a 3rd Year student (this year should be my last year) However I am taking a year off to travel to the USA & become a Camp Counsellor - Then travel around for a few months!

I am also a Swim Coach in the Evenings and a surf/beach lifeguard every 3 Saturdays


TabbyJay rated for 1 Person From Each Country #10 on Jun 21, 2011
Comment: Will rerate if I ever receive anything! :-(
Response: So So Sorry! Everything got a bit crazy before I left to work in the USA for 4 Months & I'd left all my outgoings with my Sister - Apparently some did not get mailed! Will Resend ASAP :)
MrsHonniB rated for 1 Person From Each Country #10 on Jun 15, 2011
Comment: Will rate you 5 when I receive!
Response: So So Sorry! Everything got a bit crazy before I left to work in the USA for 4 Months & I'd left all my outgoings with my Sister - Apparently some did not get mailed! Will Resend ASAP :)
lightdl rated for Cool Post-Its in a Baggie on May 11, 2011
Comment: great ones
cakebomb rated for Mini-'zine swap #27 (April) on May 6, 2011
Comment: Awesome zine! Keep up the good work!
LittleSnuggleMonkey rated for Profile Selection on May 5, 2011
Comment: thanks so much loved it all hope to swap again soon x
kathyp rated for Mixed paper Mystery Envelope!! on May 5, 2011
Comment: Thank you sooooooo very much for the wonderful package. We loved everything, you are a trully generous and kind hearted swapper! My daughter was absolutely thrilled also. Many thanks!!! xx
Doreen247 rated for Mini-'zine swap #27 (April) on May 2, 2011
Comment: Your little zine is very nice - and colorful. I love the paper tapes you wrote about and I'm glad you used some on the front of the envelope. I'll have to keep looking around for some of those. Haven't seen them yet around here. Thanks for the zine!
Comment: Great note! Thanks!
Comment: thank you very much, i love all the things you sent!
ivanabu rated for Write a letter, make a friend! on Apr 29, 2011
MissMillie rated for Mini-'zine swap #27 (April) on Apr 28, 2011
Comment: Loved your zine Rin. Great job.....cool doodles and collage. The write 10 letters part was inspiring...think I might do just that.
LizzyJo rated for Mini-'zine swap #27 (April) on Apr 25, 2011
Comment: Thank you for the cheery, colorful, fun mini-zine. It's was a pleasure to read. And I liked how you decorated the envie too.
azulgatita rated for Small Sewn Project Swap! on Apr 25, 2011
Comment: What a heart...:) loved, loved the robot. Thanks for all
momohg rated for ~Harry Potter Postcard Swap~ on Apr 22, 2011
Comment: Thanks for the card! Have a very Harry day!! ^^
Comment: Thank you for sharing... (I agree about hogwarts)
Comment: thank you! There is a great assortment here :)
Noa rated for Noa & Rin Profile Swap :) on Apr 21, 2011
Comment: You're amazing! A huge thanks to the investment and the letter. I really enjoyed to swap with you, thank you again :)
maisymoo rated for rinxo & maisymoo on Apr 21, 2011
Comment: Thankyou rinxo! The fbs are beautifully made :) I will pass them on quicklly! I hope the ones i sent will be with you soon! xx
Comment: My sister loved it all! And my niece and nephew say thanks for the stickers :)

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Snoskimouse on May 27, 2011:

Hi Rin! Sorry that this message is a little late :] I received your lovely letter some weeks ago and I loved it all, I enjoyed reading it over and over ^-^ I'm a bit busy at the mo, but I'll try to get a reply out as soon as I can :) I guess you'll be in the U.S having lots of fantastic experiences now though huh? Take good care, Sal xx

CupcakeSprinkles on May 25, 2011:

Hi Rin, I just received your cute little letter and ribbons today, thank you so much! I love the turquoise and striped one, reminds me of candy haha <3 I'd love to be penpals I'll write back to you soon :)

maisymoo on Apr 27, 2011:

Hi rinxo :) im alittle worried that the fbs i sent for our private swap-are travelling slow? :( If you havent recieved them in the next 7 days please let me know! I will re-send if needs be! hope you had a great easter :) x

TraySeeH on Apr 20, 2011:

Thank you so much for angeling my take away menus. Such a wonderful selection. Wish I could give you a 5 and a heart. I will be happy to add these to my collection.

maisymoo on Apr 12, 2011:

Hi rin :) just stopping by to let you know i have posted the fbs for our swap today :) have a great week x

FluffyButtons on Apr 10, 2011:

Hey Rin!

Just letting you know there is a letter heading your way. Sorry it's taken so long!


provadia on Apr 10, 2011:

Hey lovely,

Just followed your blog! I hope you join my ✄ Mail me some art envies! ✉ #2 swap as I love your envies!

thehappyhoneybee on Apr 7, 2011:

Welcome to District 13! Please stop by the forum and introduce yourself + chat when you get the chance.


Ruthshi on Apr 5, 2011:

Hello dear, I would just like to ask if you could rate me in :Little treats for penpals - e-mail swap:


P.S. I like your profile :)

MorgenSter on Apr 5, 2011:

Hi!!! I would love to do a private swap for Fb´s with you. let me know what kind and etc so we can set it up

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