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Topic: Loved One in the Military Swap (signups CLOSED! sendouts april 14th)  (Read 5186 times)
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« on: March 15, 2007 06:14:15 PM »

Swap name:Loved One in the Military Swap
Craftster member who is organizing this swap: PirateKisses
Sign-up date range: 3/15 to 3/31
Date to send item by: april 14th

Limited to a certain number of people? (optional): nope

Restricted to people who all live in the same country?NO, all countries welcome!

All ages allowed? Or 18+?: all ages. under 16 get parents' permission

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:

This swap is for all of us who have a friend or a loved one in the military, living or deceased. All countries are welcome to join. We will swap for our loved ones and each other, making items related to the military or military service or being the loved one of a military personnel. If you yourself are in the military you may join also. Have fun!

You MUST stay in good communication with both the organizer and your partner throughout the duration of the swap or it will be noted in your feedback. If you send late or are uncommunicative it will be noted in your feedback, but negatives will only be given to flakers.

Please be sure to follow the swap guidelines and make 3 or more items, ne being big (or taking most of your time) and 2 small items. You may add more at your discretion. In this swap at least one of your items MUST be TOTALLY HANDMADE!


If you want to participate, information to send to organizer:

QUESTIONNAIRE TO ANSWER:
Name of swap:
Craftster username:
Email address:
Your real name:
Mailing address including the country:
Would you be willing to ship to an address outside your own country?:
Who are you swapping for?
What branch of the Military are they in?:
Any special ranks or awards?:
What country do they serve for the military in?:
Deployed?:
Any special operations/battles that they have served in?:
Is there anything you think that they would really love to have?:
Anything you just don't want?:
Anything you would REALLY love to have?:
Favorite colors, symbols, etc?:
Anything specific about your loved one/self that you would like to see crafted?:
What Kind of Crafts can you do?:

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.

PARTNERS:

PirateKisses (organizer) <---------> Emergency Exit
frix220 <------> CrochetWitch
starlisa <---------> mrs.veghead
« Last Edit: March 31, 2007 07:08:47 PM by PirateKisses » THIS ROCKS   Logged

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« Reply #1 on: March 15, 2007 06:52:15 PM »

it doesn't state how many items to make...
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« Reply #2 on: March 15, 2007 07:09:58 PM »

I can't wait to get started- so excited!! I'm getting ready to PM my info right now!!
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« Reply #3 on: March 15, 2007 07:30:16 PM »

Awesome! Thanks for creating this Smiley
I'm about to send in my info too Cheesy

BTW, PirateKisses, how much camo fabric did you need? I have some of the jungle pattern type (like BDUs) and I might can find some of the desert type around here. (I tried to PM you this info but Craftster wouldn't let me! lol)
« Last Edit: March 15, 2007 07:38:01 PM by starlisa » THIS ROCKS   Logged

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« Reply #4 on: March 15, 2007 08:00:04 PM »

I had actually wanted to make a swap like this.  So glad to see other people want to, too!  I PMed my info.
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« Reply #5 on: March 19, 2007 06:37:55 AM »

I've just been thinking about what I want to do, and I was wondering what branches is everyone's loved one in?  Are we all army?  Or do we have some air force?  Marines?  Navy?
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« Reply #6 on: March 19, 2007 06:59:10 AM »

ARMY strong!!!  Grin
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« Reply #7 on: March 19, 2007 01:52:17 PM »

My husband's in the Army, too Cheesy
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« Reply #8 on: March 19, 2007 03:38:19 PM »

proud army girlfriend here
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« Reply #9 on: March 19, 2007 03:59:09 PM »

It's pretty awesome that we're all (so far) Army.. but we need more swappers!!
..Cuz I love seeing what kind of creative projects everyone comes up with!
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