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« on: March 03, 2013 07:27:19 AM »

I was on another craft swap community board and I saw a post that mentioned a swap where you would send someone something of your best work.  For example, I'm really good at spinning yarn, so I would send a handspun skein.  Or if someone was good at scrapbooking they could send a completed page, etc.  Is anyone interested in something like that?  I think it would be exciting because you wouldn't really know what you were going to get.
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« Reply #1 on: March 03, 2013 04:29:33 PM »

Sounds like it could be fun.
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« Reply #2 on: March 13, 2013 07:32:45 AM »

OOOH!! That sounds AWESOME! I'd love to make a lovely mini quilt or cross-stitch for someone, since those are what I do best   Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: March 15, 2013 08:33:52 AM »

I would love to join this one.
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« Reply #4 on: March 15, 2013 11:54:11 AM »

I'm interested.  I think making stuffed animals is what I'm best at. 
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« Reply #5 on: March 15, 2013 08:17:09 PM »

I'd love to play if this starts up! I can sew, but I don't do stuffies Sad
I am good at purses, totes, baskets, aprons etc
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« Reply #6 on: March 15, 2013 09:16:10 PM »

That sounds fun!  I'm also best at sewing.  Maybe making cards, though.  I do clothes, bags, greeting cards.. That would be fun.  It's always nice to be able to send something you're confident in.
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« Reply #7 on: March 16, 2013 07:36:00 AM »

I like the sound of this.  I'm best at sewing with knits and making lingerie, hopefully someone is up for that!
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« Reply #8 on: March 16, 2013 07:39:37 AM »

I'm really glad this is generating some interest!  I'd say I'm best at spinning yarn and knitting.  I think if this swap happens we would probably do it by point system (maybe 5 points?) or just make one large.
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« Reply #9 on: March 16, 2013 08:31:04 AM »

I think one large would be good.  I just mentioned making stuffed animals is what I'm best at.  I could be paired w/somebody who wanted a stuffed animal, and then my parnter could maybe knit or crochet a stuffed animal for me?  I know I would be over the moon to receive a large knitted or crocheted lemur.  I even found a free pattern for one!  I always see these adorable knitted and/or crocheted stuffed animals that I drool over, but, I cannot knit or crochet to save my life.  Sad 
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