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abshanghai

abshanghai
Date Joined: April 6, 2013
Last Online: September 21, 2018
Birthday: September 28
Country: China
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About Me

Crafter. Scrapbooker. Graphic Designer. Mum to twins (a boy and girl). Dabbles in gardening. Love to travel and discover new places and meet new friends.

Currently living in Shanghai.

Favorite Music

Grew up with the 80s music. Love various genres but favourites are mostly pop music, some oldies, and jazz.

Favorite Books

I read a variety of books esp love a good mystery/thriller, crafting and some romance. My favourite authors are Patricia Cromwell, Elizabeth George and Mary Higgins Clark.

Favorite Crafts

Enjoy scrapbooking as I get a chance to play with paper and a different medium which is different from my work.

I love to sew, crochet and knit when I get the chance. I enjoy seeing the finished stuff being used or worn.

I'm still learning to do a bit of embroidery.

Snail Mail

LOVE snail mail. Growing up, I used to have a lot of penpals and kind of missed that and so trying to start again.

I'm easy to please and wouldn't mind receiving any postcard with stamps and even with a written message. Please no free/advertisement postcards.

I wouldn't mind swapping...

Other than postcards, I've gotten hooked on ATCs and art journaling. I enjoy swapping simple mail (letter, cards, etc.), washi tapes, stickers, Project Life journal or filler cards, crafting supplies, granny squares, fabric squares for quilts, etc.

NOTE: I spend a lot of time thinking about the what I send to my partners and also invest in time making them. I only request is that I also hope to receive something that is worth saving.

Please NO chocolates or candies because sometimes mail takes a while. I wouldn't mind tea as it gives me a chance to try tea from other places.

Ratings

susafoe rated for Handmade Autumn Postcard #2 on Sep 22, 2018
5
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Comment: I love your postcard. It's just beautiful and exactly my style. I made a similar one for one of my pen pals but without all those fantastic art elements... Many many thanks!
AuTiger rated for Mason Jar ATC International on Sep 14, 2018
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Comment: It is past time for me to complete rating. Of course I will gladly change this rate if the card arrives.
ElenaMaz rated for Your Country Pocket letter on Sep 12, 2018
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Comment: wow! This is the coolest pocket letter ever. I LOVED IT!! Thank you sooo much, and for all the goodies as well!
Response: thank you! so happy to hear you loved it!
kssunlover1947 rated for "Owned by a Cat" ATC on Sep 9, 2018
5
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Comment: Thank you for your ATC and the extras.
MawBella rated for Wanderlust Postcard Swap on Sep 8, 2018
5
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Comment: Thank you for the lovely PC ❣️
mileymade rated for Wanderlust Postcard Swap on Sep 8, 2018
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Comment: Arlyna, I received your resend on the map postcards. Thank you and also thank you for that adorable card. So cute! Shirley
vlhafer54 rated for "Owned by a Cat" ATC on Sep 6, 2018
5
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Comment: Thank you - I absolutely love the ATC! And thank you for all the other bits, too.
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Comment: Thank you! I love the wonderful Japan postcard! And the postage stamps are beautiful! Thank you and best wishes to you.
Nehalennia rated for Wanderlust Postcard Swap on Sep 5, 2018
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Comment: Thank you for your beautiful postcard <3 I also always am amazed by the gorgeous postal stamps on your swaps. Sooo love them!!! <3
Nehalennia rated for ATC Color Serie: Cyan on Sep 5, 2018
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Comment: Dear Arlyna, thank you so much for your amazing ATC and extras <3 So love your ATC - you made amazing artwort! Always great to have you as my partner. 3 hearts from me x
goinjenny rated for Wanderlust Postcard Swap on Sep 4, 2018
5
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Comment: Thank you
LadyCyr rated for Free Themed ATC Watercolor INTL on Sep 1, 2018
5
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Comment: I love this card it is so cool thank you so much
CHOWEFACE rated for Foreign Map PC - Naked on Sep 1, 2018
5
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Comment: Thanks for the Leyte card! Love your handwriting!
JenniferMernastin rated for HELLO!! on Sep 1, 2018
5
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Comment: Thank you for the beautiful postcard Arlyna. It has finally arrived here, safely and with stunning postage stamps too.
Response: So glad this one arrived! Thank you!
5
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Comment: Girl, Im so happy to have found the swap as you forgot to put the name on the postcard. Whew. Thank you for the pretty postcard! Hearts to you. For some reason the thingy wont allow me to heart. I dont know why. But thank you.
Response: terribly sorry! I remember being excited about this sending this PC, so may have completely slipped my mind when I mailed it!
Amandlyn22 rated for Christmas Card In July on Aug 27, 2018
5
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Comment: Thank you for the beautiful Christmas card! The first one hanging up for the holidays.
Nehalennia rated for "Owned by a Cat" ATC on Aug 26, 2018
5
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Comment: your ATC is soooo beautiful, so love it <3 Thank you so much for it, and also the cute goodies you added <3 <3 <3 three hearts from me!
Mekenzie rated for HD Black and White ATC (INTL) on Aug 25, 2018
5
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Comment: Beautiful card. Thank you very much for the gifts. Good luck.
suepier rated for Summertime Postcard on Aug 24, 2018
5
rating
Comment: Thank you for the cute postcard.

Rating Overview

Overall Hearts Stars Hosted
4.9821 285 0 0
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253 333 1 1
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Comments

pandagigante on Jul 23, 2015:

Hi Arlyna, I'm currently hosting a Meet My Country Swap and would like to show you the thread, I'm looking for international swappers who would like to take part :) Here is the link: http://www.swap-bot.com/swap/show/204542 - you are welcome to join!

abbyaguas on Jun 26, 2015:

Thank you so much for joining Random Postcard Swap #21! :D

urocyonfox on Mar 12, 2015:

Hey, I PMed you on 2/25 and never heard anything back, I see you were on today and that the message is marked read but since I haven't gotten a response from you I will go ahead and resend tomorrow for the "woodland animal atc" Please let me know when the resend arrives

Elliepatterson on Feb 14, 2015:

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miablancs on Feb 13, 2015:

Elliepatterson on Dec 24, 2014:

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A Very Merry Christmas to you!!!

miablancs on Mar 12, 2014:

Thank you for remembering me and offering to send out deco tapes to me. You are such a kind person and your thoughtfulness is so appreciated. I hope all is well with you and your family

miablancs on Feb 13, 2014:

miablancs on Dec 12, 2013:

Hey Honey, I do not know if you got my Christmas Card or not so I thought I would post this for you =D

abbyaguas on Jun 8, 2013:

Hello friend :D

I hope you are doing well! Thank you for being a part of ASIA Republic ^^

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