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Topic: Craft my username or "What IS that tiny animal and WHAT is it doing?"  (Read 1270 times)
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« on: February 01, 2013 12:43:11 PM »

So many Craftsters have interesting user names and avatars. How did they com up with that? Just what exactly does that mean? Don't some make you smile at their cleverness or laugh out loud at their zaniness? Maybe some fill you with jealousy "Why didn't I think of that?"
 
I propose a swap where we craft our partner's user name or avatar or something that inspired our partner to choose their user name/avatar.
Some examples: Craft a sign for a craft room or booth, personalize an item of jewelry, sew a stuffy or Poppit that resembles a character or animal (i.e., Rollermama receives mama and baby sock monkeys wearing roller skates). Even something as simple as initials can inspire craftiness, (i.e, initials made out of buttons for a hoopla wall.)
The questionnaire will ask for the story behind the name/avatar, along with the usual likes and dislikes, and then the partner will take it from there.
Let's unravel the mystery of our partner's user name/avatar so that all the world can finally say--"Oh, now I get it."
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« Reply #1 on: February 01, 2013 12:44:14 PM »

That sounds like fun! Count me in Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: February 01, 2013 06:38:41 PM »

This is an awesome idea!
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« Reply #3 on: February 02, 2013 06:59:17 AM »

hgddm: Ha Ha, glad you are interested. I was thinking of your avatar when I wrote the title of the thread.

Silentblair: I hope others think it's a great idea. I would love to do this swap. I will organize it, because, secretly, I want someone to craft my user name Cheesy.
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« Reply #4 on: February 02, 2013 10:57:50 AM »

hgddm: Ha Ha, glad you are interested. I was thinking of your avatar when I wrote the title of the thread.

Silentblair: I hope others think it's a great idea. I would love to do this swap. I will organize it, because, secretly, I want someone to craft my user name Cheesy.

How funny! I was thinking that might be the case Smiley I'd love to be your partner again if this swap happens!
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« Reply #5 on: February 03, 2013 05:49:24 PM »

What a neat idea! I have a kind of obvious name (it's also my kitties name) and I would LOVE stuff based on it! I will be in if it isn't a huge swap.
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« Reply #6 on: February 03, 2013 06:34:30 PM »

I was thinking a smaller swap, not too big. How about a medium or two smalls? What do you all think?
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« Reply #7 on: February 03, 2013 06:55:01 PM »

There were a bunch of these swaps held before, search under Pimp My Username and you'll find them.  This is the first one (I think):  http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=103154.0
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« Reply #8 on: February 04, 2013 05:44:49 AM »

Two smalls or a medium sounds like the right size! And "Pimp my Username" sounds so funny! There are a lot of funny or unusual user names I would love to see crafted and/or know the stories behind them.
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« Reply #9 on: February 04, 2013 10:38:31 AM »

This sounds fun! I love the idea of the smaller swap too. Ill keep an eye out. Smiley
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