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Topic: Stuff a Small Flat Rate Box for Halloween Rnd 2  (Read 4083 times)
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« on: September 04, 2012 11:54:00 AM »


Last year this was my first swap that I ever organized. Since I've already had a couple people PM me to see if I was doing the swap again this year....the answer is YES!

So if any of these things apply to you:

- You're swapping budget is a bit tight and you don't want to spend too much in shipping.
- You're looking for an easy first swap to get your feet wet.
- Heck your just looking for a swap that lets in first time swappers!
- You love Halloween.
- You love surprises.
- You love the challenge of seeing how much stuff you can get away with sticking into those priority mail boxes.
- You are in college/a parent/working a lot/just fracking busy!
- Did I mention loving Halloween?

This swap would be for you!

The main challenge is seeing just how much stuff you can get in a $5.35 flat rate priority box. At least one item needs to be crafted, and at least 50% of the items need to be Halloween related. Past that...anything goes! I want this to be an easy, no stress sort of swap. Sound good?

If you are not sure what a small flat rate box check out the USPS site here: https://store.usps.com/store/browse/uspsProductDetailMultiSkuDropDown.jsp?categoryNav=false&navAction=jump&navCount=43&productId=P_SMALL_FRB&categoryId=subcatMSS_B_Free

With enough interest I'll make sign ups in about a week and give about a month to craft/stuff before send out.

Last years gallery:http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=391918.0

Oh and sorry...but it is USA participants only since part of the point of the swap is seeing how much you can send for basically 5 bucks.

So who's ready for round 2?
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« Reply #1 on: September 04, 2012 01:07:16 PM »

I'm ready for round two!
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« Reply #2 on: September 04, 2012 02:18:27 PM »

I did this swap last year and had a blast- I'm in!!! Cheesy
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« Reply #3 on: September 04, 2012 02:37:24 PM »

Count me in!!!!!!!
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« Reply #4 on: September 04, 2012 04:50:06 PM »

This looks like fun Smiley
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« Reply #5 on: September 04, 2012 06:27:04 PM »

Sounds good...I might do it.  If I get feedback in time.  I have some Halloween fabric Ive been itching to use. 
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« Reply #6 on: September 04, 2012 08:54:16 PM »

OOOOOOH.....This sounds totally up my alley.
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« Reply #7 on: September 05, 2012 10:04:53 AM »

I think I would like to give this a whirl!
I love the flat rate small fill a box swap...It's where you REALLY have to get creative with what you can stuff in there (or have an engineering degree.  Cheesy)

YAY for Halloween!
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« Reply #8 on: September 05, 2012 05:10:05 PM »

I'm totally in. Smiley I did it last year and was just wondering when it would be back.
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« Reply #9 on: September 05, 2012 07:50:37 PM »

This looks fun!  I am an expert packer! 
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