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« on: April 30, 2012 05:09:23 AM »



All you sewists, this swap is for YOU!  


This GALLERY is for you too!!!


Let’s have fun crafting some sewing accessories for each other!  Pincushions, needlebooks, scissors fobs, thread catchers, sewing caddies—we all love them, and we all want MORE!  We will keep it small and easy:  two points-worth of goodies is all you have to make—that’s two smalls (two hours or less to make each one) or one medium (around three hours to make one).

Here are some examples of things you could make, but you are not limited to this list:

pincushion
needle book
scissors fob
chatelaine  http://www.craftsy.com/pattern/quilting/Other/Quilters-Chatelaine/5611
sewing machine cover
project bag/organizer
thread catcher
free sewing accessories patterns
weighted pincushion organizer
sewing caddy and thread catcher patterns


Details of swap:
--You will craft 2 points-worth ofsewing accessories, keeping your partner’s preferences in mind.
--You will have three full weeks to craft and send, from May 7th to May29th.
-- Please post in this thread (or the gallery thread) at least once a week so we know you are still crafting with us.

*PLEASE READ THIS!*


- No one like to be flaked on, so if you aren't sure if you can do this swap, don't sign up.
- You must get delivery confirmation if sending within the U.S., or a mailing receipt if sending elsewhere.
- If you must send late, let the organizers and your partner know ASAP.
- Good communication is very important. Please stay in touch by posting weekly in the swap thread.
- Please post photos of the package you receive in the gallery, and take pictures of what you make before you send it.
- HAVE FUN!

Limited to a certain number of people? Yes, 40
Restricted to people who all live in the same country? No
Additional age requirement? No

Craftster members who are organizing this swap: Leslieshappyheart and susanab
Sign-up date range:  April 30-May 7, 2012
Date to send item by: May 29, 2012


Swap Co-organizers themselves meet 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
- Is at least 18 years old: Yes

Swap Co-organizers 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 16 years old: Yes
- If within the US, understands that Delivery Confirmation number is required for this swap: Yes
- If outside the US, understands that a mailing receipt copy is required for this swap: Yes

If you have any questions about this or anything else, please ask your co-organizers .
If you want to participate, send the questionnaire below to both "susanab", and "Leslieshappyheart"


QUESTIONNAIRE TO ANSWER:

Name of swap: Sewing Accessories Swap
Craftster username:
Email address:
Your real name:
Mailing address including the country in correct shipping format:

Would you be willing to ship to an address outside your own country?
Confirm that you are at least 16 years old or, if not, that you have moderator approval (YES/NO)

1. Do you have any allergies that are strong enough to prevent you from being partnered with certain people?
2. Do you have any other allergies or things to avoid (such as nickel or animal products)?
3. Do you have any allergens (pets, smoke) in your house?
4. Are there any sewing accessories that you would especially love to receive?
5. Are there any sewing accessories you do not wish to receive?
6. What are you favorite colors/color combinations?
7. Least favorite colors/combinations?
8. What sort of fabric patterns/designs do you especially like?
9. Are there any fabric patterns/designs that you DO NOT like?
10. Please list a few themes and/or styles that you like (such as robots, nature, kawaii; or vintage, modern, shabby):
11. Please mention any themes/styles you DO NOT like:
12. Please give a link to your Wists, Pinterest, Etsy Favorites, etc (if you don't have one, please start one today!):
13. Please add a few more details about yourself and your tastes to help your partner get an idea of who you are. The more information you give, the better she can craft for you:

IF YOU WANT TO PARTICIPATE, REMEMBER TO SEND YOUR QUESTIONNAIRE TO BOTH “susanab”, AND “Leslieshappyheart” VIA PRIVATE MESSAGE; DO NOT POST IT HERE.

Also, remember to read the Swap Info Guide to find other rules about participating in a swap

PARTICIPANTS:
1.  susanab
2.  Leslieshappyheart
3.  silentblair
4.  fiddlegirl8
5.  Mod35tBabe
6.  Craftsunderground
7.  thehappycrochetchic
8.  mandys_momma
9.  camezzo
10. CraftyMamaBee
11. wendiek
12. texscrapper
13. EllaRain
14. trisarose
15. MissingWillow
16. thisbirdsabsurd
17. DoveVazo
18. Sharalee
19. HippieNation--Welcome first-time swapper!!
20. RachelStitches--Welcome first-time swapper!!
21. louw
22. banana731
23. adrienne_bowers

PARTNERS!!
susanab's group:
susanab <--> HippieNation
Craftsunderground <--> fiddlegirl8
silentblair <--> EllaRain
camezzo <--> Sharalee
thehappycrochetchic <--> Mod35tBabe
trisarose <--> mandys_momma

Leslieshappyheart's group:
texscrapper <--> Leslieshappyheart
Leslieshappyheart <--> adrienne_bowers
banana731 <--> DoveVazo
louw <--> RachelStitches
wendiek <--> CraftyMamaBee
thisbirdsabsurd <--> MissingWillow
« Last Edit: May 15, 2012 08:28:42 AM by Leslieshappyheart » THIS ROCKS   Logged

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« Reply #1 on: April 30, 2012 05:47:49 AM »

Good Morning!

And what a wonderful morning it is!
 Even though it's overcast and misting and my hair is going to be 10x it's normal size the moment I walk out the door....
It's going to be a great day!

I just sent in my questionnaire!!!!

YAY!!!
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« Reply #2 on: April 30, 2012 06:47:38 AM »


I just sent in my questionnaire!!!!

YAY!!!

U R 2 FAST 4 ME!  Cool

( 9:12am -- I just sent in my questionnaire too!  Cheesy )
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“Oh, give me a home where the buffalo roam...”  (Kansas State Song)
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« Reply #3 on: April 30, 2012 07:33:33 AM »

i just ordered a copy of this book for two cents (plus $3.99 shipping--haha!). i hope it comes in time for me to use for this swap! Tongue
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« Reply #4 on: April 30, 2012 07:35:51 AM »

i just ordered a copy of this book for two cents (plus $3.99 shipping--haha!). i hope it comes in time for me to use for this swap! Tongue

Looks like a cool book - TWO CENTS!  What a bargain!   Cool

Yay!  I'm number 4!!
« Last Edit: April 30, 2012 10:01:14 AM by fiddlegirl8 - Reason: idiocy » THIS ROCKS   Logged

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« Reply #5 on: April 30, 2012 04:11:07 PM »

Well hey friends! Nice to see you all in the next swap... Ging to fill out my questionnaire tonight, I think.... Ha ha... I need to see what more I can get done on my art quilt first....
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« Reply #6 on: April 30, 2012 04:13:12 PM »

Leslie, sometimes it is like you and Susan have been reading my mind. I have so been waiting for this swap. I will be sending in my questionnaire later tonight. I promised my hubby I would finish up a project for him before I signed up for another swap  Wink
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« Reply #7 on: April 30, 2012 05:34:47 PM »

Sent my questionairre!
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« Reply #8 on: May 01, 2012 12:42:11 AM »

woohoo!!! So excited to get back in the swapping game.
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« Reply #9 on: May 01, 2012 04:07:26 AM »

woohoo!!! So excited to get back in the swapping game.

And we're excited to have you crafting with us!!  Welcome to you and all who have signed up so far. 
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