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« on: December 08, 2012 10:22:55 AM »

So I just participated in the Secret Santa swap and it was so fun!!  I remember there being a Crafty Detective swap before too where it was all a secret, but there hasn't been one in over a year.  Is there going to be another one anytime??
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« Reply #1 on: December 08, 2012 06:21:25 PM »

I remember seeing that around too. I did the Secret Swap in the summer and the Secret Santa and I am finding these kind of swaps to be very fun!!
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« Reply #2 on: December 08, 2012 09:00:10 PM »

I had a lot of fun in the Secret Santa swap too and wouldn't mind doing another one at some point.
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« Reply #3 on: December 09, 2012 04:35:13 PM »

How does a Crafty Detective swap work?
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« Reply #4 on: December 09, 2012 05:14:43 PM »

I've never participated in one.  I think the last one was organized by SevsOnlyGirl and maybe she'll wanna do another one!! Wink  But I know its secret like and thats the fun part!!
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« Reply #5 on: December 17, 2012 08:45:02 PM »

This was the link to round 7 for the crafty detective swap ^^

   http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=371678.0
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« Reply #6 on: December 24, 2012 01:16:41 PM »

That sounds FUN!
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« Reply #7 on: December 24, 2012 07:01:06 PM »

I'd be interested in crafty Detective swap.  It was fun last time I participated.  I think the mystery is half of fun!
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« Reply #8 on: December 24, 2012 07:02:49 PM »

Sounds fun.. I could pretend I was Sherlock Holmes the whole time.  Tongue and that would mean I was sexy for just a bit.
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« Reply #9 on: December 27, 2012 06:24:00 AM »

The Crafty Detective IS fun!  here's how it works just in case you want a short version:

Swappers sign up and are assigned a person to craft for (you may or may not be assigned the person crafting for you).  You get their questionnaire and it needs to be thorough as you can't ask any questions.  Although you can find their Craftster friends and ask them questions. Wink  Then you make them items and send a couple of packages throughout the swap.  The first one I did, I mailed my packages to a friend in Georgia, who then mailed them to my partner for me.lol  It was a little more expensive, but made it fun for me!  You can just remove your location from your profile if you want to play it super safe, or check and see how many peeps in the swap are from your state.  I made a point of not looking at postmarks, so it was more fun.


If there are a lot of people interested, I'd be willing to do another one if not one else is interested in organising.  But I wouldn't want to start it until mid-January.
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« Reply #10 on: December 28, 2012 08:25:52 PM »

I've been keeping my eye out for a crafty detective swap. It looks like so much fun!
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« Reply #11 on: January 19, 2013 01:37:55 PM »

I just posted the sign ups for the Crafty Detective Swap Rd. 8!  Here it is!
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« Reply #12 on: January 19, 2013 04:22:14 PM »

Oh bummer! All my swap spots are full...have a great swap!
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« Reply #13 on: January 19, 2013 04:37:06 PM »

You might be OK still, Sevs put out an awesomely long sign up date!!!!  You got til Feb 14th!!!
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« Reply #14 on: January 19, 2013 07:15:01 PM »

You might be OK still, Sevs put out an awesomely long sign up date!!!!  You got til Feb 14th!!!

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