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Topic: I Heart Tea Swap Rd 2 - Sendout 1/06/2014  (Read 17146 times)
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« on: November 11, 2013 03:22:58 PM »

This is a small swap, 3 points plus you will send two different kinds of tea (not the whole box, just a sampling).  The crafting time will be one month.



GALLERY: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=429870.0

Swap name: I Heart Tea Swap 2
Craftster member who is organizing this swap: gerbilgal
                                                    Co-Organizer: A2K
Sign-up date range: 11/11/13 - 11/25/13
Date to send item by: January 3, 2014 (Extended to the 6th)

Limited to a certain number of people? 24 (unless someone wants to co-organize with me)

Restricted to people who all live in the same country? No

Additional Age requirement? Must be at least 16

Swap Organizer himself/herself meets 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
- Will recruit a co-organizer or give all details to a Swap Moderator if this swap has more than 25 participants: Yes
- Is at least 18 years old: Yes

Swap Organizer will check each participant to make sure they meet these conditions:
- Has been a member for at least one month: YES/NO
- Has posted at least 15 times: YES/NO
- Has completed one swap successfully before signing up for multiple swaps at a time: YES/NO
- Is not currently signed up for more than five swaps: YES/NO
- Does not have any negative feedback: YES/NO
- Participant has agreed that he/she is at least 16 years old: YES/NO
- If within the US, understands that Delivery Confirmation number is required for this swap: YES/NO
- If outside the US, understands that a mailing receipt copy is required for this swap: YES/NO

Details of swap:
**Please Read!**
This swap is 3 points, plus you will send your partner a sampling of at least 2 different kinds of tea.
3 points: large item or long crafting time
2 points: medium item or moderate crafting time
1 point: small item or short crafting time
You may use any combination of these point values.  You and your partner may decide you want to do more than 3 points, and that's fine.

*Participants should be willing to send internationally for this swap.*

***As I've organized several swaps, I find the main issue to be communication.  Please post in this thread at least once a week so we know that you're alive and crafting.  I reserve the right to refuse a swapper because of "lack of communication" comments in the swapper's feedback.***

If you are unable to send by the send-out date for any reason, please contact me and your partner ASAP.

I Heart Tea Swap Gallery #1:  http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=395320.0


If you want to participate, information to send to organizer:

QUESTIONNAIRE TO ANSWER:
Name of swap: I Heart Tea Swap 2
Craftster username:
Email address:
Your real name (Please include first and last name):
Mailing address including the country (please type out how your address will be written on an envelope):
Would you be willing to ship to an address outside your own country?:
Confirm that are at least 16 years old: (YES/NO)

What is your favorite kind of tea(s)?:
Do you have a least favorite tea?:
What are your favorite colors, color combos, and patterns?:
What are your least favorite colors, color combos, and patterns?:
What are your interests?:
What type of crafting do you do?:
What would you like to receive?:
Anything you don't want to receive?:
Do you have any allergies we should know about?:
Any allergins in your home?:
Anything else you would like your partner to know?
Wist?:
Pinterest?:

Copy and paste and PM me with the questionnaire if you would like to join.

Also, remember to read the Swap Info Guide to find other rules about participating in a swap.
« Last Edit: December 29, 2013 04:21:16 PM by gerbilgal » THIS ROCKS   Logged

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« Reply #1 on: November 11, 2013 03:24:01 PM »

As always, if you don't see an "in progress" in your profile, please contact me.

Participants

01. gerbilgal (organizer)
02. whenindoubtsew -   Welcome International Swapper! Australia
03. silentblair
04. JenniferSavage
05. ale0059
06. donniesgirl
07. JillHogan
08. Rosie1981
09. coconutbells
10. jennythor   -     Welcome International Swapper! Canada
11. TrickyMcVomit
12. Megz1027
13. ceemonster
14. Onyxnox    -     Welcome International Swapper! Canada
15. zigg13pra
16. A2K
17. PerfectlyBohemian
18. Averia
19. Alchamy513
20.  psyche     -                       Welcome International Swapper! Canada
21.  adrienne_bowers
22.  DreamWeaverDIY -          Welcome 1st time swapper!
23.  Teaspoons and Tiaras  -  Welcome International Swapper!    Northern Ireland
24.  .:dollface:.             -         Welcome International Swapper! Canada
25.   savvysister
26.  geekgirl1000100
27.  Eclectic Dreamer
28.  the_essence
29.  RaraAvis

A2K's group:

whenindoubtsew   PerfectlyBohemian
ceemonster           jennythor
coconutbells        JillHogan
donniesgirl           silentblair, JenniferSavage
gerbilgal                   RaraAvis
Megz1027           Rosie1981
Onyxnox              TrickyMcVomit
   
donniesgirl has offered to craft for two people.
   
gerbilgal's Group:   

zigg13pra            Averia
Alchamy513           savvysister
psyche                Teaspoons and Tiarras
adrienne_bowers   DreamWeaverDIY
geekgirl1000100   Eclectic Dreamer
the_essence           dollface
A2K                     ale0059
« Last Edit: November 26, 2013 03:59:15 PM by gerbilgal » THIS ROCKS   Logged

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« Reply #2 on: November 11, 2013 03:55:20 PM »

Oooooh, I have been itching for a swap lately and since I am a tea fiend, this one seems right up my alley. Hmmm. Must check my funds to see if I can join!
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« Reply #3 on: November 11, 2013 10:42:05 PM »

Just sent my questionnaire - love me some tea  Cheesy
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« Reply #4 on: November 12, 2013 01:15:30 AM »

I will probably send my Q in a couple of days
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« Reply #5 on: November 12, 2013 05:49:46 AM »

I'll be working on my questionnaire later today.
 Cool

I have a superquick question...

On international shipping.
If we're sending 2 different kinds of tea samplings, are any country's customs banning organic/ingestible material?

I just don't want to make awesome stuff for my partner only to have it held up in customs forever.  Wink

And now I've just sent in my questionnaire. YAY!
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« Reply #6 on: November 12, 2013 01:22:11 PM »

Actually, it's usually safer to send commercially packaged stuff. A sealed box of tea bags or commercially packed tea is more likely to get through than loose leafs in a plastic baggie... I'm not sure if it would be ok to send packaged tea bags removed from the original package, but I guess that depends on the place you send to.
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« Reply #7 on: November 12, 2013 08:15:03 PM »

Hi all. Can't wait for this swap to start. Been wanting some new tea to try.
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« Reply #8 on: November 13, 2013 07:26:08 AM »

I'm so excited for this swap! I have so many ideas  Cheesy
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« Reply #9 on: November 13, 2013 08:59:44 AM »

I've been on a crafting hiatus since our recent adoption but I'm ready to craft!  Working on my q's. 
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