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Topic: Personal/Private Swap Gallery September 2007  (Read 3793 times)
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« on: September 06, 2007 03:57:27 AM »

Smiley  Cheesy  Grin This swap gallery is intended as a way to recognize all the wonderful personal swaps that are done in this community!   Grin  Cheesy  Smiley

Personal swaps are not encouraged or supported by Craftster.  This is only a thread to post pictures from your personal experiences.  Personal swaps are not and cannot be tracked in Swap Feedback on profiles and should not be linked to Craftster's Organized Swaps in any way.

Folks who have participated in a personal swap and wish to share pictures of the items they have sent and received may do so by posting in this gallery.

Please note that this gallery is meant for those who have had a good experience with their personal swaps!  This is not the place to air your grievances about being "flaked" on...please keep it positive and give love to those awesome personal swappers! Wink

Each month a new gallery will be started.  If you have received from a personal/private swap, within the month, feel free to post pictures here!   Grin

Or browse previous galleries...

Note: Usually sweets4ever starts up these monthly galleries, but she's in Hawaii on her honeymoon. Smiley
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« Reply #1 on: September 08, 2007 03:47:01 PM »

tazzell just sent me a fantastic package! First, a gorgeous stencilled thistle on a t-shirt. The pic doesn't do it justice- it's a coppery metallic color on a light aqua shirt. Gorgeous!



Next, a fabulous owl cable potholder! I love the owl cable and I have needed more potholders. It's terrific!



And finally, a cross-stiched owl made by her daughter. She made one for the last round of the Owl Swap, and I fell in love with it. It is just so cute! She kindly stitched another one for me!




Thanks, Taz (and your DD)! I love it all!
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« Reply #2 on: September 10, 2007 05:04:22 PM »

Ashestoashes and I did a personal swap. I am a horrid knitter and she wanted a crocheted stuffie so we swapped a stuffie for a hat. Here's what she made me:


And here's what I made her:

I plan to post more details in the crochet finished objects board. Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: September 11, 2007 01:50:23 AM »

Yay glad to see the photo frame made it all the way to you in one piece Cheesy  I had great fun finding that thistle for you hon and I'm glad you like everything so much. It's always a pleasure crafting for someone you know will appreciate it.

Loving that hat and lobster Eliea so cute Smiley
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« Reply #4 on: September 11, 2007 02:37:51 PM »

Here are a couple more pictures of the adorable lobster Eliea made for me:





I am still trying to think of a name for him Smiley
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« Reply #5 on: September 18, 2007 11:33:28 PM »

I just did a personal swap with Luxielou and she sent me an awesome polymer clay kit! I'm so excited to get started, I checked out a polymer clay book from the library today and was reading it at work all day!

Directions, along with a picture tutorial for an adorable covered altoid tin she made

A blade and roller


Magnets, Mirrors, and an Altoid Tin (still has altoids in it!) to cover


Some scrap clay, and really cute magets and a charm she made


4 canes Luxielou made!


And slices from each one, I had to see!


And, oh yeah, lots of clay!


Thanks Luxielou, this was a great swap and I can't wait to get started making stuff!
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« Reply #6 on: September 19, 2007 06:45:32 AM »

Wow! What a haul! Looks like you'll be having fun for awhile!
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« Reply #7 on: September 19, 2007 11:20:41 AM »

Your welcome Maremare! I'm so glad you like it!

I promise I will post pics of what you sent me tonight..things have been hectic!

Maremare312 sent me an amazing package full of her handmade lotions..the are the best!
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« Reply #8 on: September 19, 2007 08:26:16 PM »

here's everything I received from Maremare312!!! she spoiled me big time!

3 Creamy Dreamy Lotions in Creme Brulee, black raspberry vanilla & simply vanilla.


Apple Strudel body butter, Orange Dreamsicle hemp body butter & creamy vanilla cocunut shea butter - all 10 oz.


3 creamy dreamy lotion - 1 oz & rose clay facial mask (amazing)


she also inclued a lotion bar that I love and is already in my purse and 2 grape lip balms but 1 is in my purse and 1 is on my night stand. Smiley

This is 1 of the best packages ever and the products are soooooo amazing! thanks so much maremare!
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« Reply #9 on: September 21, 2007 10:13:14 AM »

I got a surprise package from xladyluckx this morning!

First, there was a note that said " These wanted to go to your house, and I said ok!" Grin

She sent an ESP (a brand of guitar) wrist cuff, and these extremely wonderful kitchen hand towels. Aren't these the coolest hand towels ever?

Thank you so much for the surprise goodies! I love them! You are the best, Leah! Kiss

 
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