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« on: November 27, 2010 01:35:34 AM »



So I'm just designing a Moomin related Christmas present for a friend at work and it got me thinking how much fun a Moomin swap could be  Smiley I love, love, love the colours/ designs used in Moomin artwork  Smiley

I've had a quick search and can't see that one has happened before so wondered if there would be any interest?

In case anyone doesn't know - Moomin's are trolls (who strongly resemble adorable white hippos) who live in the forests of Finland and have starred in their own books and cartoons...and are basically completely gorgeous   Cheesy

If there is any interest then I'd be happy to try my hand at organising (probably not until the New year though  Wink)

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« Reply #1 on: November 27, 2010 06:28:33 AM »

If it's a small swap, I might be up for it Smiley I grew up with those rather dark books, before they were doing comics and cartoons and everything. I love Moominpappa at Sea, and Moomin & The Dangerous Midsummer Night Cheesy (I don't understand why all the books have to have "moomin" in the title in english) Oh, and Moominland Midwinter! Cheesy
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« Reply #2 on: November 29, 2010 02:19:11 AM »

i'd love to take part in this in the new year!! i remember my dad reading me the moomintroll books, but mostly watching the cartoons on tv- i think i can still remember the theme tune  Cheesy
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« Reply #3 on: November 29, 2010 02:54:33 AM »

Oh! Oh! I'd be in!  The moomins have been such a big part of my childhood.....!
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« Reply #4 on: November 29, 2010 06:37:17 AM »

i would so love to do this!! count me in. i discovered moomin when i was visiting sweden and fell in love.
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« Reply #5 on: November 30, 2010 01:06:57 AM »

ME ME ME!  Small swap is best. Smiley

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« Reply #6 on: November 30, 2010 08:57:37 AM »

Yay! I'm so happy there's some interest in this swap  Cheesy

Small suits me as well  Smiley How does a 4 point swap sound...so maybe a medium and two smalls?

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« Reply #7 on: November 30, 2010 09:18:10 AM »

perfect! i cant wait!!
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« Reply #8 on: December 02, 2010 07:59:30 PM »

I am so in for this! I was Snufkin for Halloween this year. I absolutely adore the Moomins!
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« Reply #9 on: December 03, 2010 03:21:52 AM »

I just found out that my boyfriend was a afraid of the moomins as a kid Cheesy They had the german puppet show, I think, which isn't as fluffy as the japanese version Wink
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