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Topic: ANOTHER Pin Cushion Swap Round 9 (Signups CLOSED; Send out 12/01/08)  (Read 15096 times)
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« on: November 02, 2008 12:28:32 PM »

Swap name: ANOTHER Pin Cushion Swap Round 9
Craftster member who is organizing this swap: barbolot
Sign-up date range: 11/02/08 - 11/15/08 (or until full)
Date to send item by: 12/01/08

Limited to a certain number of people? (optional): 24

Restricted to people who all live in the same country? NO

Age requirement?  Open to all ages over 13.

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
- Participant has agreed that he/she is at least 13 years old: YES

Details of swap:
Are you still using that sad, old tomato pincushion?  Do you need another pincushion?  (and who doesn't?)  Perhaps yours is holey and in need of repairs? Or lost somewhere where your ferret hid it?  Well then this is the swap for you!

We will be swapping one Medium sized Pincushion.  (Medium sized as in time = approximately 2 hours crafting.)  TWO small bottlecap pincushions may be subbed for one medium-sized pincushion.  Please discuss this with your partner!  This can be knit, sewn, crocheted, felted, whatever will work for pin cushions! They can be hand-sewn or machine sewn.  But no tomatoes! Since Pin Cushions are small, please be sure to make it your best work, and something you would want to receive! 

** If you wish to swap more than one pin cushion, please consult with your partner.
** No extras, please.... this is a quick, fun, stress-free swap!
** You must be able to post photos in the gallery.  If you cannot, then please let your partner know, so they can take a photo of their handiwork before they send out. 
** We ALL appreciate good communication, so if you have any questions or comments please PM me or your partner. 
**DCN's will be required.  If you are an international swapper, you MUST keep your shipping receipts.
**I check PMs and update feedback in the evenings, so please bear with me.

Be sure to post in this thread at least once a week to foster good communication and to let me know that you're still alive and kicking.  And crafting.

Send any communication to the organizer with the subject Pin Cushion Swap.

NOTE: please PM your organizer barbolot for any swap communications after partners are issued.

There are plenty of tuts for Pin cushions:
Amish Puzzle Ball Cushion
Cupcake Pin Cushion
Retro Mug Pin Cushion
Hedgehog Pin Cushion
Wrist Pin Cushions
Whip up Pin Cushion
Not A Pin Cushion but clever idea
Lilly Pad Pin Cushion
Bottle Cap Pin Cushions
Sewing Machine Cuff Pin Cushion
Craftster forum all about pincushions

For ideas, here are some previous Pin Cushion Swap Galleries:
Pin Cushion Swap Gallery
Not Your Grammys Pin Cushion Gallery
Not Your Grammies Pin Cushion round 2 Gallery
Pin Cushion Swap round 3
Pin Cushion Swap round 4
Pin Cushion Swap round 6
Pretty Pin Cushion swap round 7
Another Pin Cushion Swap round 8

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?
Confirm that are at least 13 years old (yes/no)

Do you have any allergies?
Do you have any common allergens in your home? (pet, smoke, wool, etc.)
What is your crafting/sewing skill level? (beginner, intermediate, expert?)
Favorite Colors:
Colors you Hate:
Favorite Animals:
Do you have a size preference for your pincushion(s)?
What patterns/trims/embellishments do you like?
What patterns/trims/embellishments do you dislike?
Can you take pictures before you send?
Do you have a wist, Blog or Deviant Art?
If so please put the link here:
Random info you want your partner to know about you... be generous!



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.


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PARTICIPANTS:
1.  Ekioart
2.  barbolot
3.  HSG
4.  stitch81
5.  stacysews
6.  igobylorib
7.  spotnik
8.  fidget
9.  mlheran
10. cocorific
11. PerachYafeh
12. loves2experiment
13. lylmousy
14. gkswife
15. jessa_aka_jalapeno
16. YoungMom -- welcome, newbie!  Cheesy
17. Nannetta
18. mamarose22
19. E.D. -- welcome, newbie! Cheesy
20. redcleo
21. SewEnthusiastic -- welcome, newbie! Cheesy
22. Im Sew Silly
23. whisp3rd
24. deftann -- welcome, newbie! Cheesy

PARTNERS ARE POSTED!!!

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PARTNERS:

blue = you sent
purple = you received (but haven't sent yet)
green = sent & received
orange = sending late, with communication
strikethrough = got feedback
red = PM organizer immediately!

Ekioart <----> Stitch81

Im Sew Silly <----> HSG

PerachYafeh <----> deftann

Nannetta <----> fidget

Spotnik <----> mamarose22

loves2experiment <----> E.D.

SewEnthusiastic <----> YoungMom

lylmousy <----> gkswife

mlheran <----> redcleo

Whisp3rd <----> cocorific

stacysews <----> jessa_aka_jalapeno

igobylorib <----> barbolot

Our gallery: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=278958.0
« Last Edit: December 29, 2008 08:23:37 PM by barbolot » THIS ROCKS   Logged

mamarose22
« Reply #1 on: November 02, 2008 12:50:31 PM »

I would like to do this one, but first I have to see how I'm coming along  with finishing up a couple of other swaps, before committing to this one.
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« Reply #2 on: November 02, 2008 12:56:35 PM »

oh my, this one would have to come up when i am currently full!
humm, if I can get feedback before this one is full participant wise, I will send in my info for certain.
One can never have too many pin cushions Smiley And I had so much fun last round.
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« Reply #3 on: November 02, 2008 01:06:05 PM »

Just sent my info in This is going to be so much fun!
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« Reply #4 on: November 02, 2008 03:08:30 PM »

Sending info!

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« Reply #5 on: November 02, 2008 03:44:19 PM »

Oh, I so want to be in this!
I have oodles of patterns, a bag of sawdust, fresh wool from my sheep and a bag of emery!
All I need now is for a swap partner to post pics!  I know she received! Tongue
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« Reply #6 on: November 02, 2008 05:01:04 PM »

YAY!! I'm in!
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« Reply #7 on: November 02, 2008 07:49:33 PM »

Yahoo...sending info tomorrow..I got to hit the sac now (early riser). I already gave the word to stacysews..she will be probably be in for this one too! YAY! Smiley
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« Reply #8 on: November 03, 2008 10:44:13 AM »

Sent my info -this sounds like a great little swap!  Grin
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« Reply #9 on: November 03, 2008 10:54:20 AM »

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Wahoo!! I haven't done a swap in a while so this will be great fun!  Hi, HSG!!  Hi, Barbolot!!
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