Swap name: Jane Austen Swap Round 3
Craftster member who is organizing this swap: quincy134
Sign-up date range: March 10 2007-March 25 2007
Date to send items by: April 25 2007
Limited to a certain number of people? (optional): 24
Restricted to people who all live in the same country? NO
If so, which country? not applicable
All ages allowed? Or 18+? all ages
Swap Organizer himself/herself meets these conditions:
- Has fully read the Swap Info Guide: YES
- Has successfully completed two swaps as a participant: YES
- Is not organizing more than three swaps right now: YES
- Will recruit a co-organizer or give all details to a Swap Moderator if this swap has more than 25 participants: YES
Swap Organizer will check each participant to make sure they meet these conditions:
- Has been a member for at least one month: YES
- Has posted at least 15 times: YES
- Has completed one swap successfully before signing up for multiple swaps at a time: YES
- Is not currently signed up for more than five swaps: YES
- Does not have any negative feedback: YES
Details of swap:
Calling all Jane Austen fans! I'm sure there are tons of craftsters dying to express their love for all things Austen. Just imagine the possiblities...Rege
ncy inspired jewelry, knick-knacks with images of our favorite Darcy on them, t-shirts proclaiming our Austen fandom.... For inspiration, check out these sites:http://www.pemberley.com/http://www.prideandprejudicemovie.net/splash.htmlhttp://www.austen.com/http://www.songsmyth.com/costumerscompanion.htmlhttp://www.regencylady.net/repository/http://emmaknightley.tripod.com/http://www.geocities.com/senseandsensibility13/http://www.candicehern.com/collections/index.htm
These books are also good:
Jane Austen: In Style by Susan Watkins (1996)
Jane Austen's World by Maggie Lane (1997)
Costume in Detail: 1730-1930 by Nancy Bradfield (1999 reprint)
The Round 1 gallery:http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=74360.0
The Round 2 gallery:http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=91980.0
Be prepared to send about 3 or 4 items, one of which should be "big" (requiring more time/effort)If you want to participate, information to send to organizer:
Name of swap: Jane Austen Swap Round 3
Your real name
Mailing address including the country
Would you be willing to ship to an address outside your own country?
What is your t-shirt size?
Do you have pierced ears?
Are you alergic to anything your partner should know about (metal, etc.)?
Do you prefer not to get something made from animal products?
Anything you would not like to receive?
Anything you would love to receive?
What is your favorite Austen novel?
What is your favorite movie adaptation? Adaptations (list in decreasing order)?
Who are your favorite characters? Do you have a particular actor/actress from the screen adaptations that you associate with them (that is, Colin Firth with Mr. Darcy, etc.)?
Are you a fan of the regency period in general?
Would you like to receive crafts based on some non-Austen aspect of the period? If so, what aspect are you interested in (like regency art, fashion, etc.)?
And just for fun:
Colin Firth or Matthew MacFadyen?
Jennifer Ehle or Keira Knightley?
IF YOU WANT TO PARTICIPATE, REMEMBER TO SEND YOUR INFO TO ORGANIZER VIA PRIVATE MESSAGE AND NOT TO REPLY WITH IT HERE.
Also remember to read the Swap Info Guide
to find out how to ship your item and other details about participating in a swap.
AFTER PEOPLE HAVE SIGNED UP AND BEEN APPROVED, LIST THE PARTICIPANTS HERE:
AND WHO IS SENDING TO WHOM:
*********Current round 3 gallery:http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=162783.0