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Topic: Fall-ing for Pratchett - Discworld Autumn Swap: Sign-Ups Closed  (Read 13349 times)
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« on: September 17, 2007 03:31:56 AM »

Swap name: Discworld Fall/Autumn Swap
Craftster member who is organizing this swap: esmerelda
Sign-up date range: 09/17/07-09/26/07
Date to send item by: 10/29/07

Limited to a certain number of people? 25

Restricted to people who all live in the same country? No.
All ages allowed? 16+, 18 and under with parental permission.

Swap Organizer 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.

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...
Following on from our hugely successful Hogfather and Springtime on Discworld swaps, I present 'Fall-ing for Pratchett', a swap to celebrate this most spooky of seasons (and also, 'Making Money' and 'Wit and Wisdom of the Discworld' [which I suspect Conley wrote, so gifted is she at remembering all those wonderful Nanny-isms] both come out on September 24th!)  Think vampyres rising through the Lancre mists, Vimes huddled beneath his oilskin cloak as the Ankh Morpork drizzle threatens to dampen his cigar, a new intake of first years for the Guilds and freshers at UU.   

Swap Requirements...
Really, this is up to you and your partner to agree, but I have asked for an indication in the questionnaire so I can pair people up.  As always, I like a lot of communication between partners in my swaps, and this will be reflected in your feedback. 

If you would like to participate, complete the information and send to esmerelda, putting Discworld Swap in the subject line. Please, do not post answers in this thread, but I would be grateful if you could all post 'I'm in' or something here.

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?
Do you have any allergies (pets/smoke/etc)?
And do you live in a house with pets/smoke/etc?

Discworld question
1. Discworld character you identify with most and why?
2. Other favourite characters?
3. Characters you dislike (unlikely, I know, but thought I would ask)?
4. Favourite Discworld location (Lancre, A-M, Uberwald)?
5. Any favourite quotes?

Personal preferences and crafting
1. Colours you like?
2. Colours you dislike?
3. What would be the one thing that you would really, really want to receive (y'know, if your partner was a genie and could guarantee the one thing you really, really wanted)?
4. What crafts can you do?
5. What can you do without/have too many of/dislike?
6. Any further information that youd like to share?
7. Would you like to send a Luggage's worth of goodies, enough to fill Nanny's knickers bag, or just enough to fit in Nobby's pocket?

Also remember to read the Swap Info Guide to find out how to ship your item and other details about participating in a swap.


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millik <---> fyberduck
Penlowe <---> Phizzychick
Conley <---> bookstorebabe
vegbee <---> Raenefpicklesticks <---> IntrepidYarn
LauPre <---> javede

Phantomssiren <---> yberry
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« Reply #1 on: September 17, 2007 10:28:17 AM »

I'm In!

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« Reply #2 on: September 17, 2007 10:35:45 AM »

I will sign-up too. Just have to find the time to answer the questions   Cheesy

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« Reply #3 on: September 17, 2007 12:35:09 PM »

woo hoo! Ok this has really got to be my last sign up for the fall- I have so many Christmas presents to make!
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« Reply #4 on: September 17, 2007 12:48:16 PM »

"Would you like to send a Luggage's worth of goodies, enough to fill Nanny's knickers bag, or just enough to fit in Nobby's pocket?"

Heh. I don't know if it's proper to be talking about Nanny's knickers and Nobby's pockets without a mature audience warning. o_O

ETA: Heh.
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« Reply #5 on: September 17, 2007 01:07:32 PM »

Yay! I'll find a way to be in this swap! Grin

I dread to imagine what comes out of Nobby's pockets!! Cheesy

« Reply #6 on: September 17, 2007 01:44:48 PM »

I dread to imagine what comes out of Nobby's pockets!!
shiny things of course! little magpie that he is... Now Nanny's knicker bag, there's good stuff in there!
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« Reply #7 on: September 17, 2007 02:46:25 PM »

I'm in-working on questionaire now!

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« Reply #8 on: September 17, 2007 05:26:58 PM »

Do I?
(have the time? [hmmmm...])

Do I not.

Do I?
(have the money? [Yes...])

Do I not.

Arrggh arrggh arrggh! I really want to do this....but can I? Huh


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« Reply #9 on: September 18, 2007 08:02:07 AM »

I dread to imagine what comes out of Nobby's pockets!!
shiny things of course! little magpie that he is... Now Nanny's knicker bag, there's good stuff in there!

Hmmm, I doubt anything would stay shiny around Nobby for long...

I really really need to sign up for this, but I need to get some free swap spaces first *clicks fingernails on desk impatiently*

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