warm fuzzies


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warm fuzzies

pl.n. Informal
A feeling or happiness or sentimentality.
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When it comes to cozy backings, there are many choices for adding warm fuzzies. Minky, Cuddle fabrics, flannels, and wool are just a few of the options available.
Since 2007, AARTA members have handcrafted blankets at their homes for a project called "Warm Fuzzies." Volunteers contribute labor and materials and deliver completed blankets.
"It gives you the warm fuzzies that you might not get from technical IP litigation," she said with a laugh.
March 2 marked the 50th anniversary of the release of the Sound of Music film, and everyone has the warm fuzzies. The musical has become synonymous with kitsch, family fun, raindrops on roses, etc.
Before they were even released into the consumer marketplace, Warm Fuzzies Gift Bags were awarded first place in "General Merchandise" at this year's National Association of Chain Drug Stores Total Store Expo.
General Merchandise: Warm Fuzzies (American Greetings Corp.), which are fuzzy gift bags covered with soft, brightly colored faux fur.
And it always gives me warm fuzzies when I see boxes, even if they don't always produce little yellow warm fuzzies growing inside them.
Sometimes guys who don't get a lot of warm fuzzies read too much into the warm fuzzies they do get.
Local metal band Lyckwyd also will generate some warm fuzzies in the form of a guitar giveaway to one lucky performer on Saturday.
Warm Fuzzies are little furry creatures filled with good feelings.
The story is a warm and endearing tale about giving people "warm fuzzies whenever asked and as freely as possible." I read the book to all my students every year.
In a nutshell, these customers said they enjoy shopping at independent hardware retailers because these stores give them "the warm fuzzies" (I'm paraphrasing here).