Swap-bot Time: July 6, 2022 1:04 am


Date Joined: June 29, 2018
Last Online: July 6, 2022
Birthday: June 26
Country: United States

About Me

.I tend to like music from the 70's & 80's artists like: Elton John, Cyndi Lauper, Tina Turner, Journey, Rod Stewart, Pet shop Boys, etc. You know, music that is considered to be oldies now!! Ha Ha Ha

Favorite Television

Don't really tend to watch much tv. Walking Dead, Masked Singer, Curse Of Oak Island, Forged In Fire, Top Level Chef, etc.

Favorite Crafts

Most of the crafting I do is with rubber stamps, clip art, recycled items. Mostly making ATCs & cards but want to learn how to journal & make flip books, too. Just not enough hours in the day!!

II like making mini pocket letters, ATCs, cards, scrapbook pages, chunky pages, etc. I like going to thrift stores, dollar stores, yard sales to find goodies to craft with or recycle.

About Me

Hi & welcome to my Profile=) My name is Collette & I live in the state of Washington in the US. I am a home maker due to multiple health reasons (Type 1 diabetic, fibromyalgia, chronic fatigue syndrome, hypothyroidism, etc.) I take my swaps seriously. I send on time. That is why I would prefer that you contact me & give me a chance to re-send if something gets lost in the mail. before rating. Also, I am open to private swaps.

I have a large variety of interests (which include but are not limited to:) photography, pen paling, aromatherapy, geo-caching, arts/crafts, travel, music, movies, flowers, napping, Little Red Riding Hood, Wizard Of Oz, wind chimes, internet, Pinterest, nature, cooking, volleyball, shopping, family/friends, essential oils, rubber stamping, the beach, wolves/bears, thrift stores, dancing,

Am owned by five ferrets & three cats & a spunky old Chihuahua girl =) Plus a colony of 10 stray/abandoned cats.

Favorite Books

I don't read very often, anymore, but when I do I like thrillers, crime novels, self help, horror, arts/crafts, etc.

About Me

Swap Likes: Animals, flowers, stickers, embellishments, die cuts, small journals, handmade envelopes, face masks, snail mail, finger nail polish, pierced earrings, wind chimes, ATCs, handmade post cards, cards, old brooches/pins, ferret items, bear (cute or realistic) items, pens (different colors), different tea bags, tags, hand made flowers, journaling supplies.

Swap Dislikes: Tiny stickers, Disney, religious, child like, nothing violent, snakes, nudity, politics, coloring pages, emojis, poops,

Fave Animals: wolves, bears, foxes, seals, penguins, ferrets, ermines, goats

Fave Flowers: lilacs, poppies, roses, daisies.

Fave Colors: black, hot pink, turquoise, bright, loud colors really make me happy=)

Fave Sports: volleyball, badmitton, fishing

My personal ABC's

A Arts/crafts, animals, adventure, aromatherapy, ATCs, address labels, Amazon.com, Air Supply, ABBA, auburn hair color,

B Bears, the beach, badmitton, beef broth, belly dancing, boyfriend jeans,

C Crafts/Art, cheese, charms, cards (hand made), the country, computer (internet), cooking, computer stationery, candles, clothes, calendars, crime stories, Cyndi Lauper, chicken broth, classes, cookies, candy (sour), creating, collecting, Chinese food, clip art, catalogs, chronic fatigue syndrome, crackers, Chef salads, cucumbers, capris, corresponding, cave men, Caribbean, chronic fatigue syndrome

D Dancing, driving, daisies, dreaming, Dollar Store, dilly dallying, Diet Pepsi, dandelions, diabetes, dinosaurs,

E Essential oils, ermines, earrings, Ebay, Etsy, Elton John, eighties music,

F Ferrets, finger nail polish, friendship, frames (picture), flip books, flowers, foodie, fibromyalgia, fishing, foxes, Freddy Mercury,

G Goats, gum, geo-caching, Game of Thrones, Gifted (The), gel pens,

H Home, Hobby Lobby, hand made post cards,

I Iced tea, islands, igloos, ice,

J Journals, Journey, Just Cards, jelly, jam, jewelry,


L Lollipops, lotion, Lady Gaga, lattes, logic puzzles, Little Red Riding Hood

M Music, mail, Magicians (The), movies, movement, massage, Michaels, mini pocket letters,

N Nature, nieces, nephew, night owl, narwhals,


P Pen pals, Pinterest, Pet Shop Boys, perfume, pumpkin roll, puzzles (not jig saw), poppies, pony tails, penguins,

Q Queen (the band), quiet

R Rod Stewart, rings, rubber stamps, raccoons, recipes,

S Spring, suckers, scrapbooking, strawberry flavoring, shorts, salads, stickers, Sy-Fy,

T Tina Turner, Tootsie Pops, thrift stores, Thousand Island,


V Volleyball, Vikings, Van Helsing,

W Walking Dead, windchimes, word search, Wizard Of Oz


Y Yard sales, yard art/ornaments,

Z Zoo, zombies,

About Me

Items I look for at thrift stores/yard sales/etc: Nice candles (medium sized & on up), rubber stamping items, arts/crafts type things, journaling items & journals, interesting picture frames (especially bears), note cards, office supply items that can be used in making ATCs, journals, cards, etc, jewelry (rings size 11), fun t-shirts (size XXL in good condition), cute hats, self improvement books, scrapbooking items, pretty fake flowers (for crafting), stationery,


JanHardt rated for YTPC: 6 by 6 album - USA on Jul 5, 2022
Comment: You did a beautiful job on this album. I really like the papers you used, and the many pockets, tuck spots, and flips are amazing. Thank you for a great swap.
Comment: Collette, you made a beautiful tag for me. Thank you so much. Love the great assortment of goodies you sent.
Response: Thank you, Jan. I was trying to stick with a shabby chic theme. Don't honestly know if I did it or not!!
mcorbus rated for AMA: Collaboration PC #109 on Jun 23, 2022
Comment: Thank you, I will add on so it continues until done :)
Response: Sounds good!!
Ikat78 rated for AMA: Sender's Choice Mail Art -June on Jun 21, 2022
Comment: Thank you for the awesome owl pc! I love it!! I wish I had ephemera/die cuts of owls. I have a couple magazine cut outs waiting to be used. Thanks again.
Response: Yeah, I try to stick with things people like on their Profile List. Glad you like him. I really liked that image.
LadyJo rated for RAKS ~ June on Jun 18, 2022
Comment: Thank you for these great Strawberry Address labels! Love them! Another great RAK is stickers! Great selection for me! Thanks again!
Response: Oh, I am glad. I have some other things headed your way, too...
camelsamba rated for AMA: Ocean Inspired Mail Art on Jun 15, 2022
Comment: Love the fishy postcard - and the colors of the background are mesmerizing. Thanks!
Response: Glad you like it. The colors of the back ground were made with shimmery paint I just got recently. Now, I can't think of the name of it off the top of my head!
Comment: Thank you so much! I love what you sent
Comment: Thank you so much for the bookmark.... love it....and will use it..WOW This is one of the nicest coloring books....I will enjoy it so much for a long time.... Thank you, Thank you for everything you sent.....Have a nice summer.....
Response: I am so glad you liked it!!
tristitia rated for HMPC: Sender's Choice Postcard-May on Jun 12, 2022
Comment: Love the Viking theme - thank you!
Response: I am glad you like it!! Wasn't too sure what color theme to go with since most Vikings wear brown....
wolfeagle rated for CR: Dragonfly Mail Art on Jun 7, 2022
Comment: I love this big dragonfly postcard. Thank you.
Response: Yeah, that was a fairly good sized dragonfly; didn't know it was going to be that big but decided to try & work it out=)
stamparose rated for HMPC: Put a Bird on it Postcard on Jun 4, 2022
Comment: Thank you… great pc
Response: Thanks, Rose!!
YooperHill rated for AMA: Things with Wings -May on Jun 2, 2022
Comment: I absolutely love this PC! Thank you.
Response: I am so happy you like it!!
Comment: Can I give you like 100 hearts?!
Response: Well, I know I had told you that I mis-placed one of the swap items; found it so it will be on it's way=)
michlove rated for YTPC: Accordion-Style Tag on May 29, 2022
Comment: Hi Collette. Thanks so much for your tags. They're very beautiful. I love the gold thread you used. Thanks also for all the extras. That's very generous. Great swap :)
Response: Thank you; I appreciate that!!
isabellasnow rated for USAPC: 3 Elements ATC #64 on May 28, 2022
Comment: Hello dear Collette! So nice to swap together again; it's been awhile. The sweet little duckling on your spring card just made my day--SO cute! Love those beautiful tulips, too. Beautifully done--everything goes so nicely together. Many thanks for a wonderful swap!
Response: Thank you, Kristy!! Your nice comments made my day!!
Angie rated for AMA unusual pet postcard on May 27, 2022
Comment: Oh my gosh! That pc is soooo cute! My husband and I both giggled when we saw it! I love the names of your ferrets. Thank you for the 2 great postcards - I really enjoyed receiving them!
Response: I am glad you liked him=) I wanted it to look like a school picture. By the way, hope you had a happy birthday yesterday!!!
hazelwitch3 rated for AMA: Collaboration PC #108 on May 27, 2022
Comment: Great contribution to the postcard -- I loved the way you added the gold stripes to the fish. I've now added seahorses, a starfish and some quotes and will post it back to Pattie/tatnole later today.
Response: Thanks! I bet it turned out super cool with your additions!!
January rated for AMA: Sender's Choice Mail ARt- May on May 17, 2022
Comment: Thanks Collette! Great postcard and thanks for making it so personal and "ticking" so many of my "boxes"! Love him.
Response: Thank you, January, for your kind words. I am pretty sure that is not the kind of face you were expecting but I really like his look. Am glad you did, too=)
NotsoNewbie2020 rated for YTPC: Five-Layer Flip Out on May 17, 2022
Comment: Hi Collette, Your flip out turned out super cute. I ran into the same situation with the gusset. It is fine. Thank you 😊
Response: Okay, thank you. I was having nightmares about that darn gusset!
Comment: Thank you so much for the lovely swap and gifts. I loved everything so much!
Response: I am glad to hear that; thank you=)

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circularlogic on Jun 29, 2022:

What a great assortment of sticker sheets for the June Wish RAKS only! Thank you!

chimerix on Jun 16, 2022:

Thank you for the wonderful Christmas rubber stamps! I love them. Aloha

RAKS only - Nov.

bostianh on Jun 10, 2022:

I hope you are having wonderful week.

bostianh on Jun 2, 2022:

Happy June! I hope this month is full of joy. Your SMSUSA sNail Pal for June☺️

BusyB on May 25, 2022:

Thank you for the birthday card and tuck ins! So sweet of you to remember me! I hope you're doing well. RAKS Only USA May Birthday πŸ’›

RiverTopanga on May 1, 2022:

Oops! Let me try that again... MARCH RAK - Thank you for the turquoise jewelry and the cubic Z earrings! I adore them. Just in time for summer, too! πŸ’™πŸ’™πŸ˜ƒπŸ˜ƒπŸ˜ƒπŸ˜ƒπŸ˜ƒπŸ˜ƒπŸ˜ƒπŸ’™πŸ’™πŸ˜ƒπŸ˜ƒπŸ˜ƒπŸ˜ƒπŸ˜ƒπŸ˜ƒπŸ˜ƒπŸ’™πŸ’™

RiverTopanga on Apr 25, 2022:

MARCH RAK - Thank you for the turquoise jewelry and the cubic Z earrings! I adore them. Just in time for summer, too!

Kirkdebb on Apr 5, 2022:

Thank you for the pretty earrings and bracelet RAK! I love the colors!

thequilterslink on Apr 2, 2022:

Thank you so much for March RAk group, lovely purple jewelry and such cute little clothespins. Love it!

LindaW on Mar 25, 2022:

Thank you for the package! What a nice surprise!πŸ˜ƒ

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