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Thread #133256   Message #3437625
Posted By: Sandra in Sydney
16-Nov-12 - 08:17 PM
Thread Name: BS: Secret Santa pres wishlist/hint (updated 2012)
Subject: RE: BS: Secret Santa pres wishlist/hint (updated 2012)
1. What is your age range?   

    60, almost 61

2. Gender?               


3. Do you have a favorite color?               

    2 of 'em - red & purple, + black (a non-colour)

4. Favorite authors/type of book?      

    Library books - my shelves are overloaded (see next question)

5. What books have you really been wanting?   

    None, really, I tend to buy what I want & then try to find a space for them.

6. What type of music do you like?

    Accompanied & unaccompanied singing - especially traditional stuff, sea songs & singer-songwriters who write songs that seem like they were written back in the olden days.

7. What CDs have you really been wanting?   

    more Mucatter CDs (but I do have a lot already)

8. What movies have you been wanting? (specify VHS if you don't have a DVD player)      

    None, I don't have a TV & I never watch movies

9. What is your t-shirt size?      

    don't wear 'em

10. Do you collect anything? if so, what?   

    too much! Mainly small dust collecting stuff like -
Boxes & tins, decorative & plain, old & new - plastic, wooden, etc. Antique & vintage needlework tools, needlework books, & examples of old needlework
Japanese stuff - papers, materials, paper dolls, dolls, small ornaments
Tiny chrissy decorations that can go on or surround my three 6" trees.
Old plastic chrissy decorations from Hong Kong & Japan.
Other small stuff I see & have to buy ...

11. What are some of your other hobbies?

Crafty stuff including making cards & small quilted panels & other small stuff from Japanese paper & fabrics.
Making felt toys & christmas decorations.
Knitting scarves & simple stuff using my gi-normous stash of wool & other yarns.
Social history & local history.
Taking photos of my local area & other historical & scenic places, including pics of trees & flowers.

12. Do you prefer gold-tone or silver-tone jewelry?

    I really have too much, most of which I don't wear

13. Please include anything else you feel is important that would help your Secret Santa know what you would like   

    Stuff about your area

14. Remember that "negative hints" such as allergies might also be helpful.      

    I don't eat chocolate or other sweet stuff, nor do I drink coffee or alcohol. I very occasionally drink herbal tea, but my mini-packets of assorted teas usually go out of date before I use them up!