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I recently took part in my first swap over on UK Scrappers. It was for 3D flowers, the only rules were, they had to be 3 or more layers and they had to be no smaller than 2 inches. I deliberated and thought and played until I came up with 10 that I thought would be worth submitting and here they are
After I'd packaged them up it dawned on me that they could have all been the same because they were going out to nine different people not all going to the same person. Oh well! I had fun making them.
Here was the stash booster I received in return.
I have now signed up for a tag swap for January, this time they will all be the same and the rules are Black, white and garnet are the colours to use and we must include one snowflake.
I'm also doing a heart swap, that Kirsty Wiseman has arranged, so for the next couple of days its all tags and hearts.


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