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I Collect Blankets

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    I Think It Comes From Fear of Being Cold!

    I have soo many! My most prized possession, the one thing I would save in a fire is the cot blanket my (now deceased) favourite aunt hand-made for me as a baby. It's a small yellow patchwork quilt and she's "signed" and dated it. I love all my blankets though. I'm...
    liquoricelady liquoricelady 26-30, F May 11, 2008

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    Enjoy Fluffy Blankets and Other Soft Woollens

    Make a cosy bed with woolly,fluffy mohair pillows,blankets and shawls.Within easy reaching distance place soft,woolly piles of more fluffy blankets, throws,rugs,pillows,cushions,muffs,shawls,serapes,peruanas,ponchoes and other soft,feminine wraps and coverlets,made of as...
    softblanket softblanket 66-70 4 Responses Apr 18, 2008

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    Love All Sorts of Blankets

    I have way over 100 blankets. I love all kinds shaopes and sizes and textures and colors and styles. They bring my comfort, and help me feel safe when I have no safety. Some are baby blankets, some toddlers, admn some throws and some big blankets, some comforters and some...
    Rachel4now Rachel4now 31-35, F 8 Responses Feb 12, 2008

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    Not Intentionally

    I don't per se 'Collect' blankets. I do own many. I have mostly wintery type that are much too warm for summertime. I mostly use a large towel in the summer as a blanket. Then I get the weight of a blanket without the extra warmth. I inherited many from my grandmother. She...
    4vrUnique 4vrUnique 46-50 Sep 6, 2011

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    It's An Obsession.

    It's like an obsession to me. I collect dralon blankets. Most of them are crib blankets. Some are single and some are king- or queen size. I have them on my bed, on my coach and even in my car. I think I am addicted to them.
    Dralon69 Dralon69 41-45, M 1 Response Apr 5, 2011

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    Comfort

    Not sure what it is, but i can NEVER have enough blankets in the house, i have so many, and yet i cant stop buying them!
    bOObsMaGee bOObsMaGee 22-25, F 5 Responses Sep 8, 2008

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    Sleep

    SLEEP Sleep is a fluffy blanket.Hard male bodies are made for vigorous action,soft female ones for langorous repose.Women and girls need much more comfort,rest and sleep than men and boys do.Cosy,fluffy blankets will most certainly put you to sleep.So,girls,organize regular...
    softblanket softblanket 66-70 Nov 19, 2013

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    Luxurious Satin Bounded Merino Wool Blankets

    I have a collection of 14 merino wool blankets and all come with satin binding on all 4 sides! I like e way they look....so elegant and luxurious...the satin bindings are shiny and smooth As for info 12 pcs of my collections are Atkinson Duchess blankets...1 super king, 4 king...
    Blankfetish Blankfetish 31-35, M 2 Responses Nov 8, 2010

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    Related Experiences

    I never really thought of it before as collecting, but it has certainly been there to some degree. Bird photographs and plastic models of birds, for one thing. My huge library...
    perseverer perseverer 51-55, F 1 Response Nov 10

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    Butterflies are very delicate and beautiful creatures. They are appealing because of their vibrant colors and they have the tendency to brighten up a viewer’s mood. There were...
    edr567 edr567 26-30, M Nov 2

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    Just love to venture out one day out of the weekendto a local antique shop and look around. You never know what you might find...certainly a treasure of your liking.I love theme...
    bemyvalentine bemyvalentine 56-60, F 1 Response Nov 9

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    Moreover, I am not a friend collector friend collector. If you have nothing on your profile but a bunch of likes and a bunch of friends and have not shared anything else about...
    PennySterling PennySterling 51-55, T 1 Response Nov 4

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    I had a huge stamp collection when I was growing up. My parents even took an interest in it buying grab bags and Harris annual supplements. I learned a lot of geography and world...
    SilverPagan SilverPagan 51-55, M 5 days ago

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    I have been told by many friends that I am a walking collection of Deanisms. (For those that don't know, Dean...or Deano...is my nickname...now, use it with respect!) These...
    Ferric67 Ferric67 36-40, M Oct 30

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    I think photos capture a place in time that is unique and to never be seen again. As such I view each photo that I like as once of a kind and enjoy having it in my collection.
    Tomorrowsday Tomorrowsday 26-30, M Oct 30

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    I like to collect heart-shaped rocks : ) I went through a bad heart break & realized I needed to discover what I love in life...and now whenever I'm on a beach or anywhere I look...
    haleyscomet88 haleyscomet88 41-45, F 1 Response Oct 30

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    I know this is one of a unique hobby but its quite an inexpensive play of a child. It was mine! Wherever I went in my childhood I used to collect buttons from there. They were in...
    swan87 swan87 26-30, F Oct 30

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    C’est sans doute la valorisation de cet habitat singulier qui a, depuis une trentaine d’années, attiré le regard des chercheurs. Toutefois, à ce jour, ce sont...
    sperohymp sperohymp 22-25, M Nov 4

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    Yes I am the insect king and when I collect the insects I put them in my mouth or I will cut a hole in my skin and I will let them crawl in the hole
    KingofHell666 KingofHell666 18-21, M 1 Response Nov 4

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    Collecting sundry jewelry is definitely one of my favorite hobbies just as most of the girls. Look at those shiny little things to express individuality, I even can’t believe...
    Bary88 Bary88 26-30, F Nov 11

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    When i was younger me and my best friend spent most of the summer collecting 'pet' chiggy pigs in a washing up tub his mum let us have *^-^* it was so fun
    mialotta mialotta 16-17, F Nov 15

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    My favorite thing to collect so far, are post cards :) i have 200 from when i was in Paris, and a ton from all different places! Its always fun to find them because there are...
    Foxfish Foxfish 13-15, F 6 days ago

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    I don't understand people who treat others like a collection to their supposed popularity. If you don't value the people that you are surrounded by you are not friends. If you...
    blackrabbit815 blackrabbit815 22-25, F 5 days ago

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    I was raised by my dad, and I grew up listening to Collective Soul. They are an amazing band.
    allymacc allymacc 18-21, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I could use a nice warm blanket right now but neither one of us wants to get out of bed to put one in the dryer : )
    Imtoosexy42 Imtoosexy42 41-45, F 22 hrs ago

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    I love my Olaf blanket. Keeps me nice and warm. Everyone loves warm hugs
    RememberingSunday22 RememberingSunday22 36-40, F 6 hrs ago

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    Love is our True Destiny. We do not find the meaning of Life by ourselves Alone- We find it with Another.. Thomas Merton
    kay0122 kay0122 41-45, F 1 Response Oct 29

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    I have loads! My favourites are Beauty And The Beast, Aladdin, The Lion King and Peter Pan
    HandsomePrince1 HandsomePrince1 16-17, M Oct 29

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    Its my normal habit of reading quotes since I was A CHILD. It never mattered whether I understood them fully or not, but we had this quotation book that I used to read. When I was...
    swan87 swan87 26-30, F 1 Response Oct 30

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    My phone and iPad gets filled up with picture quotes untill i cant save anymore.
    freespiritone freespiritone 22-25, F 3 Responses Oct 30

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    When someone shows you who they are believe them!
    Alanis1024 Alanis1024 36-40, F 1 Response Oct 31

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    There is always 3 sides of every story. what he said what' she said and what really went on.
    Alanis1024 Alanis1024 36-40, F Oct 31

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    In the depth of winter, I finally learned that within me there lay an invisible summer. -Albert Camus
    Asia06 Asia06 18-21, F Oct 31

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    When I was little, my grandma gave me all these coins, both old and from different countries... It amazed me, and was something special we had. I love my grandmother, I just wish...
    LoveAndPeace1321 LoveAndPeace1321 18-21, M Nov 1

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    "Freedom is lifes greatest lie" - Forgot 😞
    RogerThat1108 RogerThat1108 13-15, F 1 Response Nov 1

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    "When the power of love overcomes the love of power, the world will know peace" Jimi Hendrix
    letthemusicbeyourmaster223 letthemusicbeyourmaster223 16-17, F 2 Responses Nov 2

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    ' All that is gold does not glitter, not all those who wander are lost; the old that is strong does not wither, deep roots are not reached by the frost, from the ashes a fire shall...
    IRID3SC3NT IRID3SC3NT 13-15, F Nov 2

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    No One said It Would Be Easy, but It Maybe Worth It..
    kay0122 kay0122 41-45, F Nov 4

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    All Secrets are Deep All Secrets Become Dark That's in the Nature of Secrets Cory Doctorow
    kay0122 kay0122 41-45, F Nov 4

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    It doesn't take a lot of strength to hang on. It takes a lot of strength to let go. J. C. Watts
    kay0122 kay0122 41-45, F 1 Response Nov 4

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    "If I want you never worry about who wants me...:
    giayesim12 giayesim12 46-50, F 1 Response Nov 4

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    I love everything Hello Kitty. This isn't even a fraction of the Hello Kitty stuff I have, but it's what my Fiancé bought me last Christmas :)
    Triciax85 Triciax85 26-30, F Nov 4

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    If you have a problem with me, call me. If you don't have my number, we're not that close for you to have a problem with me.
    EruIluvatar EruIluvatar 70+, F Nov 4

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    I Think This Says It All.. You Know Who a You Are..
    kay0122 kay0122 41-45, F Nov 5

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    If you don't want to learn no one can help you. If you are determined to learn no one can stop you.
    paliglass paliglass 31-35, F 1 Response Nov 5

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    Write about your life in a journal. ~Chinese proverb
    Gennee Gennee 61-65, T 1 Response Nov 6

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