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Thread: MSQC advent box; Jenny’s favorite things

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    MSQC advent box; Jenny’s favorite things

    I decided to suspend judgement on the box until all 25 days have been opened and share each day here. I’m determined to get as much fun out of this as possible. I love surprises!


    day one: box of bandaids and a rotary cutter blade. Funny!
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    Day 2: (or 3.... I got them confused)
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    Day 3 (or 2....I got them confused)
    embroidery scissors

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    Sounds like a fun box! Cute band-aids, fun scissors too.
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    Day 4:
    Finger nail file

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    Day 5:
    2019 calendar
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    Looks like you are off to a great start of some fun things for your Advent Box!

    I am guessing this is something that you pay for the whole thing, and it comes complete and ready for you to open daily.

    Maybe tomorrow, you will show us what it looks like before you unopen ... and then the big reveal!
    Or show us Day #7, and we can start guessing what it might be!

    Have fun with your Box!!
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    I please post it everyday! I wanted to get one too but couldn't. Enjoy!
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    Hey, my day 4 was a tape measure!
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    Quote Originally Posted by QuiltE View Post
    Looks like you are off to a great start of some fun things for your Advent Box!

    I am guessing this is something that you pay for the whole thing, and it comes complete and ready for you to open daily.

    Maybe tomorrow, you will show us what it looks like before you unopen ... and then the big reveal!
    Or show us Day #7, and we can start guessing what it might be!

    Have fun with your Box!!
    Yes, it was a pre-order thing back in October then it came mid November. I love your idea of posting the packages before I open them.... I have a confession though. I have already opened a few days ahead. I LOVE surprises but patience is not my virtue. I tell you this to explain why we will have to wait for me to post a wrapped gift. (I guess I can post a future one) LOL. I've re-enlisted my husbands help hiding the box from me so I don't open anything else in a weak moment.

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    Hey, my day 4 was a tape measure!
    . Interesting! I wonder if any of the other days have various items they could be?
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    Pamela, it sounds like you got a nice box. I wish I had bought it now.
    I got one from another company and it was a huge disappointment!

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    Day 6:
    Lori Holt needle collection!
    ‘Wow. I love this! There are every kind of needle and they are color coded.
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    Day 7: what could it be? (I had to tape it back together to post in its wrapping but I’ll never tell! ....until tomorrow... lol)
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    Those are all such special gifts.
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    Good family and friends are right there with me.
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    What a nice gift for yourself! I will have to be on the lookout for this next year!

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    Thanks for sharing!

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    Quote Originally Posted by PamelaOry View Post
    Yes, it was a pre-order thing back in October then it came mid November. I love your idea of posting the packages before I open them.... I have a confession though. I have already opened a few days ahead. I LOVE surprises but patience is not my virtue. I tell you this to explain why we will have to wait for me to post a wrapped gift. (I guess I can post a future one) LOL. I've re-enlisted my husbands help hiding the box from me so I don't open anything else in a weak moment.

    . Interesting! I wonder if any of the other days have various items they could be?
    Thank you! I was more curious about the general presentation of each of the days.
    Fun to see your unopened (ahem!!!) present for tmro!

    As to the different items ... wonder if everyone gets the same items, just that they get wrapped and labelled differently? Will be interesting to see how that plays out!

    So far you have received some really great gifts.
    It would have been fun to send an advent box to a friend as well.
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    Waiting with anticipation.....

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    Quote Originally Posted by PamelaOry View Post
    ..... LOL. I've re-enlisted my husbands help hiding the box from me so I don't open anything else in a weak moment.

    . Interesting! I wonder if any of the other days have various items they could be?
    Wait, so ALL the little gifties come in ONE big box, all individually wrapped?! Yeah, I'd never be able to just *wait* until the next day!

    It's fun watching this thread, glad you're sharing!
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    Very nice items. I would not be able to wait either.
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    That looks like great fun! Please keep us informed. We are being surprised along with you!

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    Such a fun post to watch for.

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    Good little surprises make life a lot of fun!

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    Day 7 for me was a spool of thread!
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    Day 7:
    spool of thread. I wonder if everyone got the same color? Mine is called “wicker”.
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    Mine was taupe.
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