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Topic: Paper & Ephemera Swap (Round 8) CLOSED Sendouts March 8th  (Read 7495 times)
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« Reply #40 on: February 11, 2011 12:57:26 PM »

There aren't any 12" x12" envelopes, are there? It seems a shame to cut up some lovely scrapbook paper and I don't want to use a box! Any ideas?

Use a mail tube? Roll it up and send it that way?
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« Reply #41 on: February 11, 2011 03:48:13 PM »

i've been having some concerns about envelope size and stability myself...
tube is a good idea, but there may be extra charges at the PO for it because its an usual shape for the mail sorting machines.

how much flexibility will we get for the packaging, Staar84?
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« Reply #42 on: February 11, 2011 11:46:31 PM »

Mostly packed envie...waiting on some glue to dry & such. Will mail soon
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« Reply #43 on: February 12, 2011 03:23:13 AM »

i've been having some concerns about envelope size and stability myself...
tube is a good idea, but there may be extra charges at the PO for it because its an usual shape for the mail sorting machines.

how much flexibility will we get for the packaging, Staar84?

Since the concerns have been about not cutting 12 x 12 paper and stability, you can use whatever you need to to send. My concern was that someone would get a lot less then they sent if they were using a different size envelope than their partner. So if you think it would fit in a 9x12 envelope thickness-wise, it's fine.

It's really late, does that make sense?  Undecided

Also: We have a sender, so we have a gallery! http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=372828.0 (There's a link on the front page, too)
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« Reply #44 on: February 12, 2011 08:44:16 AM »

going to be sorting stuff today during nap time! wooo!
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« Reply #45 on: February 12, 2011 10:14:18 AM »

I found a really big envelope yesterday at Stuff-Mart. I think it's 14.5" x 19". I'm going to ask the PO if it would travel well.
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« Reply #46 on: February 13, 2011 11:09:52 AM »

YAY partners!  I'm done...seriously.
I'm a quicky crafter...

All I have to do is wait til the snow clears the doorway so I can get to the post office!  Cheesy
Can't wait to see if she enjoys what I send her!

Wow!  I am on vacation, will be back Monday night. Then I will get my things together and will probably send at the end of the week.
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« Reply #47 on: February 13, 2011 12:09:18 PM »

I just finished crafting and will be ready to mail on Wed (payday).  I think I am going to use a flat rate envelope as it's kind of heavy.
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« Reply #48 on: February 15, 2011 02:38:24 PM »

Planning to work on my crafts for this swap this weekend so I can send early next week hopefully. This is my excuse to go shop the antique stores for some good ephemera ;P
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« Reply #49 on: February 16, 2011 06:59:01 AM »

Planning to work on my crafts for this swap this weekend so I can send early next week hopefully. This is my excuse to go shop the antique stores for some good ephemera ;P

i was thinking the same thing! 
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