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« on: October 31, 2007 02:36:54 PM »

PLEASE READ WHOLE POST BEFORE JOINING SWAP

Organizers: Grieney and Dulcinea

*IMPORTANT PM INFO*: When sending PMs, please label them as OWS 28 with one of the following tags:
Approval
Package sent
Package received
Question

So when sending the questionnaire, the subject will read OWS 28 Approval. When notifying us about sending and receiving packages, add the corresponding tag. If you just have a general question, label it as that. This will keep things organized for us! When sending a sent/received PM, please include the 'Send by' date so my craziness will stay at a minimum.

Qualifications to Join
To join this round you must be cleared in all Ongoing Wish list Swaps through Round 25 (except for international delivery.  You also cannot join this swap if you are currently late in Round 26 or 27

Do not join this swap if you are late in other swaps.  Please make those swaps your priority.


Swap Info

Swap name: Ongoing Wish list swap 28
Craftster member who is organizing this swap: Grieney
Craftster members who will take over swap if organizer leaves: Dulcinea
Sign-up date range: 11/1-11/30
Date to send item by: 2 weeks after wish is granted
Limited to a certain number of people?: NO
Non-U.S. participants allowed? Yes
All ages allowed.  If you are under 18 (or over 18 1/365th) be sure that:
A)   you have your parents permission (youll be using their address OR a P.O. Box)
B)   you have access to a computer where you can keep in contact (i.e. if you get grounded from a home computer, you can use the one at the library/friends/etc.)
C)   you are able to walk/get a ride to the post office ON TIME
D)   you have enough supplies or funds to purchase supplies needed to create awesome crafted items

Organizer Notes and Stuff
Swap Organizer himself/herself meets these conditions:
- Has fully read the Swap Info Guide: Yep
- Has successfully completed two swaps as a participant: Yep
- Is not organizing more than three swaps right now: Correct
- Will recruit a co-organizer or give all details to a Swap Moderator if this swap has more than 25 participants: Yes
- Is crazy: Of course, but properly medicated

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 at least one swap successfully before signing up for multiple swaps: Yes
- Is not currently signed up for more than five swaps: Yes
- Does not have any negative feedback: Yes

Organizer meets the 5 conditions for swapping and will make sure that every participant meets these conditions: Yes
All swappers MUST be pre-approved for this swap!

YOU CANNOT PARTICIPATE UNLESS YOU PM ME AND I ADD YOU TO THE LIST!

***PLEASE! Do not claim someone while waiting for approval!***

You may claim as soon as you get confirmation from me.

Anyone watching this thread who thinks they might be interested in participating at a later time is VERY welcome to PM me answering the swap questions now...then you can participate whenever you want.  Please have a wish list prepared BEFORE you start swapping, it makes things much easier!

If you want to participate, here is the information to send to the organizer.  Please have the title of your PM be the name of the swap.

QUESTIONNAIRE TO ANSWER:
Name of swap: Ongoing Wish Swap Round 28
Craftster username:
Email address:
Your real name and mailing address:
Have you read the Swap Guidelines and understand how this swap works?
Are you a Friend of Craftster?
Have you been a Swap Angel (with proof in profile)?
Are you willing to ship outside of your country?
If you are willing to ship outside your country? (You MUST be willing to ship air postal or an equivalent which will take a maximum of 3 weeks.) Are you willing?
Please send your questionnaire to both Grieney and Dulcinea to register for this swap!


IMPORTANT: Remember to read the Swap Info Guide to find out how to ship your item and other details about participating in a swap. http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=6553.0

Please bookmark this thread and/or post here. All updates will be made here and this will help you to keep up with everything.

IF YOU WANT TO PARTICIPATE, REMEMBER TO SEND YOUR INFO TO THE ORGANIZERS VIA PRIVATE MESSAGE AND NOT TO REPLY WITH IT HERE.

How This Swap Works:
Please READ CAREFULLY! This swap works differently than most!

Try to imagine a chain.  The first link is the first person whose wish list is on page 1 (Person A) - that will be the craftster member who was the very last wish list from ongoing wish swap 26.

Now, we want to put another link in the chain.  People will read that list and see if there is something they want to/can make from the list.

Someone (Person B) will claim Person A for some item on their wish list.  They post a reply to the thread that says I claim Person A for [item].  This is my X claim (however many times they have picked someone for example, "this is my fourth wish, with one sent, and three received, (meaning that this is the fourth claim they've made, one is in transit to it's destination, and three of the items have been received by the people they previously claimed).  Also add your location, and any preferences or aversions I live in Wisconsin USA, I am a vegetarian, and I am allergic to wool.

IT'S REALLY IMPORTANT THAT YOU REPLY WITH YOUR STATUS WHEN YOU CLAIM SOMEONE!  This means you need to post who you are claiming and for what, how many claims you have made, including how many in transit and how many received, and your location/preferences/aversions.

Then comes the fun part!  After the introduction, Person B is the last link in the chain, and they post their wish list!!!  YOU CAN HAVE AS MANY ITEMS ON YOUR WISH LIST AS YOU WANT, HOWEVER YOU MUST HAVE A MINIMUM OF SIX.  THE MORE ITEMS YOU LIST, THE BETTER YOUR CHANCES OF BEING CLAIMED QUICKLY.

(Please have your list ready, this swap moves very quickly!  Please include your country at the start of your wish list). Person B will also PM Person A to get her address so they can mail the item when it is finished.   

Along comes Person C, who claims Person B for something on their list and the chain is built, link by link.  (If Person C wanted to make Person B a purse AND a stuffie, that would still count as ONE WISH.)  Then they post their list, and so on.

When you want to make a claim, you can ONLY pick from the very last wish list in the chain.  You can't pick anyone else in the chain - you can only connect to the very end of the chain, which is that last wish list posted.

After you have made your claim, you need to PM that person for their address.

Friends of Craftster are allowed 3 wishes at one time, others are allowed 2 wishes.  If this is your first swap, you are only allowed one wish until your craft is received for this month.  Do not choose over your given limit.  If you already have one claim that will be sent out late, please don't claim again until that one is sent out.

Become a Friend of Craftster!  Go here: http://www.craftster.org/subscribe.php

If you are at your limit of wishes, you can choose again once one of your partners receives, NOT when you send.
***Do not claim someone unless you can fulfill that wish to a high caliber***

Let's keep the quality high here. I don't want to receive PMs with people concerned over the lack of quality of their items.  Please, just work your hardest to keep the bar high on the quality of items here!  Don't choose just for the sake of choosing; choose to make someone else a really AWESOME wish!

Now if the thread gets in a rut for a few days/hours, the person who made the last wish should add to their list if they can think of anything else, until someone decides to craft for them.
Unsure of where to find wish ideas?  Try the previous ongoing wish swap galleries or any other gallery on craftster.  Look through your fellow crafters wist lists.

Sending/Communicating/Feedback:
YOU HAVE TWO WEEKS TO GET YOUR ITEM OUT THE DOOR.

Please be communicative if you are having any issues. If you communicate you still need to send your item in a timely manner.  Communication does not mean you can send as late as you want.  After one week past the deadline you will have negative feedback.  This is only temporary as it will be changed back once you fulfill your obligation for late item(s).  Do not choose to craft an item if you do not think you can meet these deadlines.

THERE WILL BE FEEDBACK FOR THIS SWAP
I will be giving feedback in the following way:
-  great swapper: for those who follow all the rules
-  good/poor communication:  where applicable
-  sent late/early: where applicable
-  no dc number: failed to comply with the rule about using a delivery confirmation number for packages within your own country
- didn't post pictures: failed to post pictures of what they received without an adequate explanation to their partner

Previous Swap Rounds:
If you are confused in any way by how this works, please look at some previous rounds:

Round Thirteen Gallery:
http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=110870.0

Round Fourteen and Fifteen Galleries:
http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=118340.0
http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=126558

Round Sixteen Gallery:
http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=130532.0

Round Seventeen Gallery:
http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=136317.0

Round Eighteen Gallery:
http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=142039.0

Round Nineteen Gallery:
http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=149532.0

Round Twenty Gallery:
http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=155500.0

Round Twenty One Gallery:
http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=161851.0

Round Twenty Two Gallery:
http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=168811.0

Round Twenty Three Gallery
http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=175226.0

Round Twenty Four Gallery:
http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=182832.0

Round Twenty Five Gallery:
http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=187676.0

Round Twenty Six Gallery
http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=195465.0

Round Twenty Seven Gallery:
http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=201039.0

Round Twenty Eight Gallery:
http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=205340.0

« Last Edit: November 23, 2007 03:09:18 PM by Grieney » THIS ROCKS   Logged

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« Reply #1 on: October 31, 2007 02:40:43 PM »

Approved swappers

*Maria* (3 claims, 3 sent, 3 rec'd)
!b (2 claims, 2 sent, 2 rec'd)
Annchen (2 claims, 2 sent, 2 rec'd)
Avian Flight (4 claims, 4 sent, 4 rec'd)
AzureStars (0 claims, 0 sent, 0 rec'd)
Bigmouth (3 claims, 3 sent, 3 rec'd)
bkrenning4 (3 claims, 3 sent, 3 rec'd)
calluna (2 claims, 2 sent, 2 rec'd)
cardigan (1 claims, 1 sent, 1 rec'd)
cindy_23492 (1 claims, 1 sent, 1 rec'd)
contrivant (2 claims, 2 sent, 2 rec'd)
craftydeb (2 claims, 2 sent, 2 rec'd)
CrossStitchinMomma (7 claims, 7 sent, 7 rec'd)
dancingzira (0 claims, 0 sent, 0 rec'd)
Dinosaurus Meg (1 claims, 1 sent, 1 rec'd)
Dulcinea (8 claims, 8 sent, 8 rec'd)
edel (3 claims, 3 sent, 3 rec'd)
errka (3 claims, 3 sent, 3 rec'd)
Estrata (2 claims, 2 sent, 2 rec'd)
fadeawaydream (1 claims, 1 sent, 1 rec'd)
faerykisses (1 claims, 1 sent, 1 rec'd)
farmgirljane (3 claims, 3 sent, 3 rec'd)
fashionable (2 claims, 2 sent, 2 rec'd)
fishie (2 claims, 2 sent, 2 rec'd)
frosty772 (1 claims, 1 sent, 1 rec'd)
Grieney (4 claims, 4 sent, 4 rec'd)
heini (3 claims, 3 sent, 3 rec'd)
hdcase (2 claims, 2 sent, 2 rec'd)
igobylorib (2 claims, 2 sent, 2 rec'd)
jenna rose (3 claims, 3 sent, 3 rec'd)
k8iejane (2 claims, 0 sent, 0 rec'd)
k8kre8s (2 claims, 2 sent, 2 rec'd)
Kookaloo_Starr (3 claims, 3 sent, 3 rec'd)
kittykill (3 claims, 3 sent, 3 rec'd)
la_chrystelle (2 claims, 2 sent, 2 rec'd)
lapoli (4 claims, 4 sent, 4 rec'd)
Liberry Booked (0 claims, 0 sent, 0 rec'd)
lilyandburt (2 claims, 1 sent, 0 rec'd)
Lilyvanilli (1 claims, 1 sent, 1 rec'd)
Mlsocci74 (3 claims, 3 sent, 3 rec'd)
mimiw (8 claims, 8 sent, 8 rec'd)
missmuffcake (2 claims, 2 sent, 2 rec'd)
octipii (1 claims, 1 sent, 1 rec'd)
oneredboot (4 claims, 4 sent, 4 rec'd)
poerava (5 claims, 5 sent, 5 rec'd)
purpleone (3 claims, 3 sent, 3 rec'd)
reenreen (4 claims, 4 sent, 4 rec'd)
Samsara (4 claims, 4 sent, 4 rec'd)
Sansa (2 claims, 2 sent, 2 rec'd)
simplyfussfree (3 claims, 3 sent, 3 rec'd)
SoonFamo-Artiste (2 claims, 2 sent, 2 rec'd)
StookeyDough (1 claims, 1 sent, 1 rec'd)
sunspotted (3 claims, 3 sent, 3 rec'd)
talihina_sky (1 claims, 1 sent, 1 rec'd)
ThreadOrYarn (3 claims, 3 sent, 3 rec'd)
vala_amaris (5 claims, 5 sent, 4 rec'd)
Velvet Rose (0 claims, 0 sent, 0 rec'd)
xladyluckx (2 claims, 2 sent, 2 rec'd)
yarn_tart (1 claims, 0 sent, 0 rec'd)


3 Wishes
*Maria*
Avian Flight
Bigmouth
bkrenning4
calluna
craftydeb
CrossStitchinMomma
Dulcinea
edel
errka
fadeawaydream
faerykisses
farmgirljane
fishie
Grieney
heini
igobylorib
jenna rose
k8kre8s
Kookaloo_Starr
kittykill
la_chrystelle
lapoli
Lilyvanilli
Mlsocci74
mimiw
purpleone
Samsara
simplyfussfree
sunspotted
talihina_sky
vala_amaris
Velvet Rose
xladyluckx
yarn_tart

2 wishes
!b
AzureStars
cardigan
cindy_23492
dancingzira
Estrata
farmgirljane
fashionable
frosty772
hdcase
Liberry Booked
lilyandburt
missmuffcake
octipii
oneredboot
poerava
reenreen
Sansa
SoonFamo-Artiste
StookeyDough

1 wish
contrivant
Dinosaurus Meg
ThreadOrYarn
« Last Edit: February 08, 2008 05:19:26 AM by Grieney » THIS ROCKS   Logged

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« Reply #2 on: October 31, 2007 02:41:56 PM »

shipped
shipped and received
late with communication
late, no communciation

Due Nov 15th
SoonFamo-Artiste to kittykill - scarf
reenreen to SoomFamo-Artiste - art
CrossStitchinMomma to reenreen - embroidery floss
Dulcinea to CrossStitchinMomma - dyed wool
bkrenning4 to Dulcinea - patchwork jeans
Dulcinea to bkrenning4 - tea blooms
lapoli to Dulcinea - Fitted Knits
xladyluckx to lapoli - acid dyes and drawstring bags
poerava to xladyluckx - LionBrand homespun yarn and cotton yarn
CrossStitchinMomma to poerava - Interweave blazer pattern

Due Nov 16th
farmgirljane to CrossStitchinMomma - wall organizer
Dulcinea to farmgirljane - 24-hour crochet projects
poerava to Dulcinea - bare yarn
lapoli to poerava - loose tea
vala_amaris to lapoli - ATC starter kit
xladyluckx to vala_amaris - surprise!
Avian Flight to xladyluckx - crochet robot
oneredboot to Avian Flight - bag in some cool print fabric
ThreadOrYarn to oneredboot - knitting supplies
heini to ThreadOrYarn - small tote

Due Nov 17th
oneredboot to heini - laptop bag

Due Nov 18th
Avian Flight to oneredboot - chunky/bulky weight yarn for a scarf
fishie to Avian Flight - wisty surprise
mimiw to fishie - medium handbag/purse
vala_amaris to mimw - various fabrics
Sansa to vala_amaris - wrist warmers
Annchen to Sansa - knitted death of rats
mimiw to Annchen - small heat pad
simplyfussfree to mimiw - stitch markers

Due Nov 19th
lilyandburt to simplyfussfree - handbound journal - see angel below
heini to lilyandburt - skully surprise
fashionable to heini - marble magnets
mimiw to fashionable - long scarf/hat/gloves
simplyfussfree to mimiw - something with an octopus
k8kre8s to simplyfussfree - handbag
farmgirljane to k8kre8s - log cabin placemats

Due Nov 20th
Grieney to farmgirljane - crochet circles
talihina_sky to Grieney - b/w photos, yarn, buttons
StookeyDough to talihina_sky - papery things
cardigan to StookeyDough - paintbrushes, lace

Due Nov 21st
reenreen to cardigan - stuffie
CrossStitchinMomma to reenreen - fabric paint and jump rings

Due Nov 22nd
kittykill to CrossStitchinMomma - Play-Doh
Samsara to kittykill - wisty surprise
Annchen to Samsara - DIY sock knitting kit
Samsara to Annchen - stitch markers
Dulcinea to Samsara - crystal/gemstone necklace
kittykill to Dulcinea - something off her wist
Estrata to kittykill - microscope pendant and something wisty
fashionable to Estrata - useful cat themed something
SoonFamo-Artiste to fashionable - pretty art
*Maria* to SoonFamo-Artiste - embroidery patterns and thread
Samsara to *Maria* - stitch markers

Due Nov 24th
Grieney to Samsara - yoga goodies
*Maria* to Grieney - chocolate
lapoli to *Maria* - Wonderful Wallaby pattern and wisty stuff
jenna rose to lapoli - green yarn
vala_amaris to jenna rose - misc. items

Due Nov 25th
contrivant to vala_amaris - Simply Spray
Dulcinea to contrivant - turquoise yarn and stitch markers
poerava to Dulcinea - Bag Style book
Avian Flight to poerava - owl tshirt + surprise
ThreadOrYarn to Avian Flight - chunky/bulky yarn + surprise
Estrata to ThreadOrYarn - knitting row counter
fadeawaydream to Estrata - box o' supplies

Due Nov 26th
oneredboot to fadeawaydream - 2 16x16" pillow covers
mimiw to oneredboot - small zippered bag
Bigmouth to mimiw - ceramic bowl
cindy_23492 to Bigmouth - pins
CrossStitchinMomma to cindy_23492 - 1" buttons

Due Nov 27th
yarn_tart to CrossStichinMomma - cable knitting kit see angels below
purpleone to yarn_tart - unique jewelry
simplyfussfree to purpleone - interfacing and/or wisty goodness

Due Nov 29th
purpleone to simplyfussfree - something tree/forest themed
Dulcinea to purpleone - flexi curve ruler thingy
k8kre8s to Dulcinea - vinyl record notebook
sunspotted to k8kre8s - animal hat/hood
!b to sunspotted - needlebook and craft supplies

Due Nov 30th
Avian Flight to !b - button mushroom
vala_amaris to Avian Flight - ATC starter kit
frosty772 to vala_amaris - embossing powders
mimiw to frosty772 - thread for sewing
!b to mimiw - learn to embroider kit
poerava to !b - knit headband
Grieney to poerava - needle roll for DPNs
vala_amaris to Grieney - GI Joe like figures and doggie treats
Mlsocci74 to vala_amaris - theme surprise
errka to Mlsocci74 - jewelry supplies
mimiw to errka - fabric and purse handles
Kookaloo_Starr to mimiw - apron
edel to Kookaloo_Starr - fabric grocery bags
purpleone to edel - jewelry and some fabric
Mlsocci74 to purpleone - christmas cards

Due Dec 2nd
igobylorib to Mlsocci74 - plastic charms, Japanese fabric/paper, bamboo placemat
Kookaloo_Starr to igobylorib - sewn/embroidered cuff  
poerava to Kookaloo_Starr - feltable wool
errka to poerava - padded laptop case
CrossStitchinMomma to errka - jewelry wire

Due Dec 3rd
bkrenning4 to CrossStitchinMomma - union jack purse

Due Dec 4th
edel to bkrenning4 - wrap around pants
lilyandburt to edel - theme purse/pjs/shirt see angels below
Dulcinea to lilyandburt - coffees and sweets
hdcase to Dulcinea - chunky weight wool and a wisty suprise
ThreadOrYarn to hdcase - stitch markers and a pincushion
*Maria* to ThreadOrYarn - etsy fave
edel to *Maria* - wrap or yoga pants
bkrenning4 to edel - beaded wire bracelet
craftydeb to bkrenning4 - bedside caddy
reenreen to craftydeb - buttons
Mlsocci74 to reenreen - blank journals

Due Dec 5th
jenna rose to Mlsocci74 - ring blanks
craftydeb to jenna rose - wristlet
reenreen to craftydeb - holiday pillow covers

Due Dec 6th
Dulcinea to reenreen - shrinky dink plastic
sunspotted to Dulcinea - "Wrapped in Comfort"
heini to sunspotted - hook roll or zippered pouch
calluna to heini - paper/ephemera, tshirt
Kookaloo_Starr to calluna - winter-beating wares
Samsara to Kookaloo_Starr - Wist inspired gift

Due Dec 7th
missmuffcake to Samsara - mini cutters
lapoli to missmuffcake - loteria cards
la_chrystelle to lapoli - wisty stuff
oneredboot to la_chrystelle - pre-cut quilting cotton
farmgirljane to oneredboot - craft apron
Sansa to farmgirljane - Christmas fabrics
errka to Sansa - KoolAid, row counter bracelet
k8iejane to errka - apron see angels below
calluna to k8iejane - buttons, embellishments
bkrenning4 to calluna - box of stuff

Due Dec 9th
Lilyvanilli to bkrenning4 - embroidered pillowcases
mimiw to Lilyvanilli - crocheted scarf or a purse
k8iejane to mimiw - surprise! see angels below
CrossStitchinMomma to k8iejane - fabric
contrivant to CrossStitchinMomma - sewing book and playdoh

Due Dec 10th
Dinosaurus Meg to contrivant - handkercheifs
la_chrystelle to Dinosaurus Meg - Crochet hook case

Due Dec 11th
Grieney to la_chrystelle - ADORN and Twizzlers
Bigmouth to Grieney - decorated clothing of some sort
kittykill to Bigmouth - pins

Due Dec 12th
missmuffcake to kittykill - handmade jewlery
octipii to missmuffcake - stenciled t-shirt
sunspotted to octipii - crocheted bag
fishie to sunspotted - unwanted CDs
Bigmouth to fishie - embellished t-shirt
hdcase to Bigmouth - pins and necklaces
igobylorib to hdcase - craft knife, thimble, pincushion

Due Dec 13th
mimiw to igobylorib - scraps of fabric
faerykisses to mimiw - light switch covers

Due Dec 14th
jenna rose to faerykisses - zippered bags
CrossStitchinMomma to jenna rose - yummy treats

ANGELS ROCK!!
Due Dec 31st
singingshanti to CrossStitchinMomma
Dulcinea to edel
doxiemommy to errka
octipii to mimiw

Due Jan 19th
hangthedjay to simplyfussfree
« Last Edit: February 08, 2008 05:18:40 AM by Grieney » THIS ROCKS   Logged

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« Reply #3 on: October 31, 2007 04:26:23 PM »

reserved for more claims (we want a LOT of claims this month!)
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« Reply #4 on: October 31, 2007 04:27:03 PM »

Kittykill was the last list in OWS27 - so I'm helping Grieney by posting the list - and seriously, I think we need to FLOOD Grieney with claims, since she's being such a slacker!!

I claim Calluna for some books and a sari.
Anything off of my wists. I have a ton of ideas on there.

A hoodie.

Hand made glad rag pads. (Cloth Menstrual Pads )

This is a stretch but a lap quilt.

Jewelry-rings, bracelets

candles or a learn to make candle kit

A shrine (day of the dead, halloween, 1950's pin up)

A new purse. I love purses!

crochet or knitted fingerless gloves

plain pillowcases and tea towels to embroider

Messagener bag

A roll up holder thingy for my embroidery thread (like the kind for crochet and knitting needles)

A 1920's style hat

a new scarf-I have one being made but I love them and can't get enough

Vintage Halloween stuff

A tote bag with pockets

A new wallet

Wristlet

ghost story books

Sweaters for my puppies

A new dog bed

Vanilla perfume

Microscope pendant

Japanese craft books or magazines.






About me...
I have been married for about a year, I have 3 jack russell babies. I love pin up and 1950's stuff. I love bad  "B" horror movies. I also love Day of the Dead stuff. Some of my favorite artist are Mitch O' Connell and Lisa Petrucci. I love Rockabilly and old traditional country music but love punk just as much. I live in the Pacific Northwest where the rain is beginning for the next 9 months. I love the color pink, black,reds and certain shades of blue (not neon or navy) or yeah, and greens.

Thanks in advance for picking me. If you have any other questions, please feel free to pm me~
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« Reply #5 on: November 01, 2007 04:23:58 AM »

I claim Kitty Kill for a scarf, First Claim, none received yet.

*Hope list isnt that long, I think it gives a chance of having something on here someone could do, lol.  If you need me to list more I will.

The ones that are like on my big wishlist, even though I am happy to get anything off my list are #'s:
1, 2, 3, 11, 13, 14, 20, 31, 33, 35, and 36) (I highlighted them in Green, so it be easier to see them, lol)

Thanks, in advance, for whoever pick me.

I love anything that involves art and crafting. I m addicted to crafting. I love the color blue, mostly any kind.  I love the color Green, mostly any kind. I been liking the baby yellow, baby green, baby purples lately.  I love to read, books are like movies too me.

I live in Tennessee, USA.


1.  A purse or Tote with Taeyang on it-Multiple pictures of him- http://viewmorepics.myspace.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=user.viewPicture&friendID=213348382
(Note:  The recent pictures are of him with his hair shaved off when you are looking through the pictures, but to me it does not matter which picture you use) (I like Big Purses)
   or 1a. Using this Picture, creating artwork, putting on a purse or whatever, as long as he is    on there, lol, he is the one on the left
   http://glitter-graphics.com/graphics/141814
   or 2a.  Same as #1a, but with this pic:
   http://glitter-graphics.com/graphics/186794
   or 3a.  Same as #1a, but with this pic (Also the quote:  Not Your Average Thug):
   http://images.google.com/imgres?imgurl=http://www.changi.airport.com.sg/changiweb/export/sites/changi/en/images/past_events/WangLeeHom.jpg&imgrefurl=http://www.changi.airport.com.sg/changi/en/airport_guide/exp_changi/events_n_promotions/2006/wang_lee_hom.html&h=459&w=400&sz=108&hl=en&start=26&um=1&tbnid=La8Zlnu4MKl-KM:&tbnh=128&tbnw=112&prev=/images%3Fq%3DLeehom%2BWang%26start%3D20%26ndsp%3D20%26svnum%3D10%26um%3D1%26hl%3Den%26rlz%3D1B3RNFA_enUS241US243%26sa%3DN

2.  Buttons (Give me all your buttons, lol, I just want lots of buttons, different color, shape, size, etc, I need them for jewelry)

3.  Spider Neckalace-  http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=202739.0 (But, only the spider made and have a jump rings already on there, not the actually chain, just the spider, because I have to get my own neckalace because unfornuately my neck is special, lol)

4.  Turtle (Anything that involves Turtles, because I love them)

5.  Dolls (Don't matter if they are broken down or not, just would want it to revamp it.)

6.  Make a Clock Kit (Always wanted to be able to do this)

7.  Tote with Over The Rainbow written on it, and some kind of Anime Couple

8.  Dolls (Don't matter if they are broken down or not, just would want it to revamp it.)

9.  Artwork (I have my own artwork up and would love start collecting others)

10.  Books (I love to read) (I like horror, mystery, and romantic books (But nothing really freaky when it comes to the romantic books though, lol)

11.  Few Records (You know the ones you play on a Record Player, don't care what kind of music it is, would just love some to play on my Record Player)

12.  A Revamped Doll from You, I am starting to Collect these, so it be cool to have someone else Doll to add to my Collection.

13.  Lots of Beads (different color, shape, size, etc, I need them for jewelry)(Make sure a sewing needle can go through the hole)

14.   A Tote that says A Knitter with a Tangled mess (I just joined a Knitting Group, and I need something to hold my project in it.

15.  A Good size thing of Paint (Prefer Red, Blue, and Yellow) (I do not mean that regular 50 cent paint at Wal-mart)

16.  Roseanne (From the TV Show, she Cracks me up, so anything that involves her.)

17.  Swaorksi Beads (Don't know how to spell it, but would love some)

18.  Quilt Blocks or Lots of Fabric (I am wanting these because I am working on a quilt) (African Theme Only)

19.  Any funky/hip knitting books like SnB or SnB Nation stuff like that.

20.  2X or 3X Plain T-Shirt

21.  Fabric Paint

22.  Authentic coins from other countries, preferably with holes drilled or bails attached.

23.  Microscope slide pendants

24.  Dread Falls (I prefer Black or very dark brown as a main color, with small red or Midnight Blue highlights) (Do not know if I will ever wear this, but I always have wanted some though)

25.  A resin casting starter kit

26.  Old Jewelry (Does not matter, wants lot, I want to be able to tear them up and create something new, so they can be broken too, because I am going to do that anyway to create something new)

27.  Rubber Stamps & Ink

28.  Purse like this-  http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=169889.0

29.  Hand Embroidering Patterns, Embroidery supplies: hoops, threads in various colours, patterns/transfers Sublime ones would be AWESOME! Something to embroider on would be good too.

30.  Socks to make sock monkeys with (Always wanted to create one)

31.  Sock Monkey (Always wanted one.)

32.  A Bagsket-  http://foofanagle.wordpress.com/2007/06/26/bagsket-tutorial/

33.  3x in men hoodie (Would love it, so I can do a decoration on it)

34.  Purse similar to this- http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=101237.0

35.  Mannequin Head that has hair (I love doing hair, even though I am not a hairstylist, I like doing hair, and if I do not have no one to practice on, I can't do all my crazy ideas, lol)

36.  Spoon with holes (So, I can make jewelry out of them, like 3 or 4 at the most)

37.  Bottlecaps with holes (So, I can make jewelry out of them)

38.  Pens (I mean funky weird looking pens, I love collecting them, and you can include some regular pens with that because I want to create Art Doll pens)

39.  glass etching kit

40.  Blank ATC's (So, I do not have to cut them out myself)
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« Reply #6 on: November 01, 2007 05:58:57 AM »

Oooo i can do this! I claim SoonFamo-Artiste for art!well...i dont know if i would call my work "art" but for all intensive purposes....

This is my 1st claim of 2 allowed, 0 sent
I live in AUSTRALIA, NSW

About me: Uni student .
I like vibrant electric colors, all things unique, antique and original
Old cartoons and books: where the wild things are, captain planet, popeye,edwardo from foster's home,carebears, Alice in wonderland are all joy to me. I'm still a bit of a kid.
Fav colors:ruby red, electric purple, electric blue


Wishlist:
Super dooper mega wants (but that im not expecting):

1. 5" by 7" journal: http://www.dickblick.com/zz118/12/ (so i can participate in swap-->(http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=201033.0)

2. Nice handbag big enough to fit my stuff (camera, phone, wallet, diary-my current one ripped...so now i have none)

3. USB drive

4. corset (http://www.wists.com/reenii)

5. chain (for necklaces and bracelets)

6. Microscope/glass slides


Supplies:

7. Fabric with awesome robots printed on them
8. Vintage optometrist lens!
9. Fabric Paint
10. Jump rings and jewelery findings
11. pre-loved Craft books
12. 1 1/4" badge a minit parts or other supplies i might need (just got a badge maker)
13. shrink plastic
14. bracelet blanks
15. necklace pendants (with metal frame)
16. aluminium cuff frames
17. plexiglass squares with holes drilled into them uniformly (for pendants)
18. cosmetic box(hard case) to organise craft bits and pieces
19. pretty embroidery floss! thanks crossStitchinmomma!
20. stencil spray paint
21. earring supplies
22. blank hair barrettes

DIY kits:
23. Microscope slide kit
24. lip balm kit


Also:
25. A wisty surprise
26. Embellished Hoodie
27. Cute printed(burberry check, polkadot etc)
28. rainboots/gumboots/wellingtons (http://www.wists.com.reenii)
29. chunky awesome headphones (from wists)
30. blank journal(s)
31. an organiser/roll to keep my painbrushes, knitting needles and crochet hooks separate
32. wall organiser (my old one is sagging and ugly)
33. pre loved harry potter books (i have chamber of secrets, half blood prince and deathly hallows, my sister laughs at the gaps in my collection,lol)
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« Reply #7 on: November 01, 2007 09:40:38 AM »

I claim reenreen for pretty embroidery floss!


Hi! Im CrossStitchinMomma and Im live in Tennessee (USA). Im a married 25 year old SAHM of one. Im originally from England so any British candy (if youd like to know what types please PM me!) would be welcome as I cant get it over here! I love anything to do with Victorian or Tudor England. I love to knit. I know how to cross stitch but it generally takes a long time and I like finishing things quickly. I just bought a computerized sewing machine but it is super intimidating to me so I havent really used it yet but Id love to learn how to sew. Anything from my wist would be great too!!!

Supplies:

Knitting:

Some skeins of any soft good quality yarn you can find (my favorite colors are black, purple and I like the rainbow colored yarns too but any color will do as long as its not turquoise, yellow, orange or anything neon yuck!) Thanks Grieney!
Id like to learn how to knit cables so some cable knitting supplies would be great.
As always needles are great! I LOVE bamboo knitting needles!!! I bought a pair of bamboo circs and I love them! Thanks DragonflyDucky!
I'd like some yarn like this https://www.shopatron.com/product/part_number=MM/570.0.24215.0.0.0.0
or the Chocolate Cherry color from
http://www.claudiaco.com/  <------I would just asolutely love love love to get some of this or another yarn with the same colors(enough to make some fingerless gloves)!
Some beautiful hand dyed yarn with different colors.

Sewing:
 
If you could find anything with British flags on it that would super great.
Anything with Victorian ladies on it would be great too.
I would LOVE anything with Asian stuff or geishas. Thanks KittyKill!
Id like some cute hippie/vintage patterns.
Rotary cutter Thanks Homerof2 !
Some fabric with four leaf clovers or Ireland (the word Ireland not actually Ireland itself lol) so I can make a purse for my best friend.

Books/Magazines (used is perfectly fine!):
A beginner sewing book with lots of details, diagrams and descriptions! (Im a sewing machine virgin!)
A beginner dressmaking/clothing how to book.
Id like to learn how to crochet so any beginner crochet book. -Thanks Grieney!
Knitting on the Edge by Nicky Epstein
Knitting over the Edge by Nicky Epstein
Any Debbie Bliss baby/toddler knitting pattern book Thanks maremare312!
Any funky/hip knitting books like SnB or SnB Nation stuff like that.

Crafted Items:
I would love this but in a different fabric...just plain black fabric would be great! I would just totally love to have this! This would be perfect to organize the stuff in my computer area! http://www.woolybully.com/poppins.php

A bookweight (sorry this is the only example I could find might be filled with that heavy stuff that stuffies are filled with - not sure what its called exactly) http://www.flickr.com/photos/ysoldateague/446404291/ Thanks Estrata!

I saw this on another wist and I am totally in  love with it! I would like one but in black or dark purple material.
http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=6394690
Thanks Vala_amaris!
I would love one of these (in black & with the oriental theme would be nice) - http://www.lanternmoon.com/SNC.asp
A Drop-In or Small Purseket (in cute retro fabric or just plain black or purple would be best) - http://www.purseket.com/index.php/cPath/index.php?target=categories&category_id=4
http://www.purseket.com/index.php/cPath/index.php?target=categories&category_id=3

Stained glass Union Jack (this would be great to hang in my window) - http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=6311151

A Union Jack purse (I love this!) http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=6799098

Id love just the British Charm (I love this too!) http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=6732827

I'd love anything that would help me to organize my small house. I have alot of stuff and hardly anywhere to put it all. Areas that are most in need of organization: My computer desk...its where I spend all my time! I have a lot of crafty stuff but no where to put it.

A mail/bill organizer or a desk organizer with places to put pens, store paper, etc.

If someone knows how to make a lapdesk and would like to make one for me or my son that would be wonderful. If you are wondering what a lapdesk is its this thing (it doesn't need to have a cup holder and just plain material would be fine)...http://img.inkfrog.com/click_enlarge1.php?image=ldparislg_(Small).JPG&username=sharps_container_supply&aid=13168672


A pretty coupon organizer would be great too but in a nice fabric not that ugly stuff with fruit all over it. I want it to be stylish and big enough so that I won't loose it but small enough to fit in my purse. Thanks hdcase!
A crocheted table runner similar to this one in black http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=108428.msg1032287#msg1032287
...it doesn't have to be the same design it can be all circles if you want...

Some black and white photographs of old English churches or houses (preferably the ones made of stone or houses with thatched roofs). I know this one is a long shot but I can dream! Just so you get an idea Id like them all to be relatively uniform because I want a set of 3 to 5 to put in a photograph cluster on my wall. Here are a few examples: 

http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=7122617
http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=7067967
Thanks purpleone!

Misc. Wish List -

A DIY beginner yarn dying kit. A yarn dying how to book would be great too. I love all of these hand dyed yarns that are so beautiful and I'd love to give it a try!

A beginner amigurumi kit. Crochet would be okay as I am learning but if you have any patterns for a knit amigurumi that would be great too!

Wallflowers (refills or starter kits) from Bath & Body Works - Any scent is good but just not Fig, Cinnamon or anything spicy smelling. I like anything with vanilla the best.

My son is 2 years old and he loves anything with Bob the Builder. He also loves trucks and motorcycles.

Thanks in advance to anyone who picks anything from my list!!!
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CUSTOM HAND DYED YARN!

Gorgeous hand-dyed yarn! TwilightKnits -

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« Reply #8 on: November 01, 2007 09:47:48 AM »

I claim CrossStitchinMomma for some wool that I'm going to dye that chocolate cherry color you want (i've been wanting to try to do that, anyway)

this is my first claim this round, and you have to be nice to me cause i'm the co-organizer - and I'm in wisconsin

wish list!

KNITTED AND CROCHETED THINGS:

Purple and white, thick gloves (not mittens, please) or fingerless mitts in purple - I had gotten a pair of gloves that appear to be out of something similar to peaches n cream, in purple and white stripes, and one got lost.... and I could really use something to keep my hands warm for the october football games and still let me take pictures!

this felted backgammon board (or something similar)  http://www.diynetwork.com/diy/na_knitting/article/0,2025,DIY_14141_5311864,00.html

i love this felted bag - but i've never tried the double knitting
http://www.talklikeapirate.com/knitlikeapirate.html

the felted monster slippers in the SNB book?

SEWN THINGS:
a flamenco skirt like this http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=3905.msg29436#msg29436

a corset top - the kind with the mini-hooks up the front?  I have one, and i love it, would love another one!

can anyone figure out how to make a shrug jacket like this?  I LOVE this jacket, but this is the only picture I have of it
http://www.wists.com/Dulcinea/7e8bc1ec576c4d291d9c7cd844f89887?offset=40

another big wish - the pants from Burda Pattern number 8316 - they're a pair of pants that I love - view A (long, not crops) in the smallest size (and we can talk about sizing) (I can provide pattern and fabric, I just need someone who's a better sewer than I to actually make 'em)

I love this corset top - can even send the fabric for it!
http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=127920.msg1283107#msg1283107

this skirt - anyone think they can find a pattern and make one?  it doesn't need to be so long... mid-calf would be perfect
http://www.shukronline.com/wt3601.html <-- received 1 skirt from Muria, I'm loving it, would love another one

If anyone loves to sew, I love this skirt!  would love a soft drapey sort of fabric
http://www.garnethill.com/jump.jsp?itemID=12386&itemType=PRODUCT&path=1%2C2%2C4477%2C9140%2C9143&iProductID=12386

a shirt like this, but long enough to tuck in - PM for sizing, please
http://www.kambriel.com/topwhite.html

pattern for the Amy Butler Weekender bag? (unless someone wanted to make one for me?

i love the idea of this comic book clutch... anyone want to give it a try?
http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=83488.50

SUPPLIES:

hand-spun yarn

hand dyed yarn - DK, sock or Lace weight

bare yarn, so that i can dye it, in lace, fingering or DK weight

crafting supplies:
  • soap making supplies - coconut oil, a soap making box mold
  • Size 4 circular needles that are 40" long
  • chunky weight wool - it's not like thick n quick, and it's not  like regular wool - it's somewhere in between, with a gauge of about 3-4 st. / 1 inch on about #8-10 needles...  anyway, in white, dark blue, forest green, deep purple, chocolate brown, something like that?
  • felting wool - i have a couple of projects that need felting wool, especially greens, purples, reds, both worsted weight and bulky weight - it can be undyed, and i can dye it myself

OTHER CRAFTED STUFF:

someone made me this bag - and it unfortunately met with a disaster... so i'd love a new one?
http://www.ecoist.com/pc/viewPrd.asp?idcategory=11&idproduct=451

a yarn cozy like this?  http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=21691.msg176577#msg176577

stained glass pendant or bracelet, especially if it was dragonfly or butterfly or iris

home-crafted body balms or body butter

i've seen these record notebooks - anyone think they can make these?  http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=160934.msg1623605#msg1623605

Knitting and crocheting books - if one of these is just taking up space, I'd love to get a copy:
  • Fitted Knits: 25 Designs for the Fashionable Knitter
  • Twinkle's Big City Knits: 31 Chunky-Chic Designs
  • Bag Style: Innovative to Traditional, 22 Inspirational Handbags, Totes, and Carry-alls to Knit and Crochet 
  • Knit with Beads: Stunning Shawls and Wraps: Easy Techniques, 15 Beautiful Designs
  • Wrapped in Comfort: Knitted Lace Shawls


DIY kits:
  • drop spindle spinning
  • body butter
   
something inspired by my wist  http://www.wists.com/Dulcinea

and if i stall out the swap, someone yell at me, and i'll add more stuff.

... right... about me.  I'm the REALLY old lady in the crowd (even older since my last b'day, but i haven't hit 50 yet!), the one peering over the bifocals.  I have 2 teenagers, 1 of whom lives at home, and my day job is a computer programmer.  I have no allergies, no issues with animal products, would prefer to avoid religion/religious articles and politics at all costs.... my favorite colors are the jewel tones, think ruby, sapphire, emerald... i don't do terribly well with pastels.  We live in an apartment, where space is always at a premium... so small things that sit on tables and shelves and don't do anything except collect dust aren't a great thing here.

Thanks in advance to anyone who chooses me
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« Reply #9 on: November 01, 2007 10:52:12 AM »

btw, the link to the gallery is at the end of the first post for when you receive all your goodies, because I am NOT a slacker and took care of it already. hmph.  Wink

Now back to Dulcinea's list.
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