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Topic: Victorian Inspired Swap CLOSED(Sign-up Oct.15-Nov.14 Send-out Dec.7  (Read 5906 times)
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girlwonder
« on: October 15, 2005 02:46:16 PM »

Swap name:Victorian Inspired Swap
Craftster member who is organizing this swap:Girlwonder
Sign-up date range:Oct.15-Nov.14
Date to send item by:Dec.7

Limited to a certain number of people? (optional):nope-the more the merrier

Non-U.S. participants allowed?yes

All ages allowed? Or 18+?all-ages!

Organizer is aware of current list of "suspended traders"
list and will not allow those members to participate: YES

Organizer meets the 4 conditions for swapping and will make sure that every participant meets these conditions: YES

Details of swap:
    This Swap is for anything Victorian Inspired or related. This can be a literal translation or not. Think about how much fashions this season are inspired by victorian times! high necklines, lace, rich colors...etc. This can be interpreted so many different ways so be specific about what you are interested in and I will try my hardest to match people up with someone who is in the same mindspace as them. Ideas could include jewelry, clothing, papercrafts, artwork, hats, decoupaged boxes...etc...there's so many places you can go with this.
    I've decided to keep this swap to a minimum. The craft requirement is for one large/time consuming item and one small/less time consuimg item. I'm also making the craft time a but longer so that we all don't get overwhelmed trying to craft during the holidays!
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If you want to participate, information to send to organizer:

QUESTIONNAIRE TO ANSWER:
Name of swap-Victorian Inspired Swap
Craftster username
Email address
Your real name
Mailing address
Would you be willing to ship to an address outside of the US?

What about the Victorian Era do you love?
Anything you Hate/dislike about this time?
What are your favorite colors?
Least Favorite Colors?
What are you planning to craft?
What would you like to get from you partner?

If you want to be able to recieve clothing items what are these measurements?

shoulder:
Bust:
Hips:
Height:
Wrist:
Neck:
Head:
Shoe size:

Anything else you would like to let your partner know?

IF YOU WANT TO PARTICIPATE, REMEMBER TO SEND YOUR INFO TO ORGANIZER VIA PRIVATE MESSAGE AND NOT TO REPLY WITH IT HERE.


Also remember to read the Swap Info Guide to find out how to ship your item and other details about participating in a swap.

AFTER PEOPLE HAVE SIGNED UP AND BEEN APPROVED, LIST THE PARTICIPANTS HERE AND WHO IS SENDING TO WHOM:

...

girlwonder
opiate_rose
Nutella
cyberology
CosmicCranberry
killer_threader
clayfaery
lucy van pelt
tacosandcakeandpies
seaofstars



ok here are the partners:

girlwonder <-> andi_sunrider
opiate_rose <-> clayfaery
killer_therader <-> lucy_van_pelt
seaofstars <-> tacosandcakeandpies
nutella-->cosmiscranberry-->cyberology-->nutella


Here's whos sent and received!!

girlwonder
opiate_rose
Nutella sent
cyberology
CosmicCranberry
killer_threader
clayfaery
lucy van pelt
tacosandcakeandpies
seaofstars
« Last Edit: December 08, 2005 04:37:38 PM by girlwonder » THIS ROCKS   Logged

Gracie Girlwonder

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mrs.ragamuffin
« Reply #1 on: October 15, 2005 03:47:36 PM »

this sounds exciting ^^ I'm going to sign in
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racehorse87
« Reply #2 on: October 15, 2005 04:16:11 PM »

I'll try to send out early for my first swap so I'll hopefully get positive feedback in time to sign up for this.  Smiley
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opiate_rose
« Reply #3 on: October 15, 2005 04:28:08 PM »

I just signed up I'm so excited!
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andi_sunrider
« Reply #4 on: October 15, 2005 04:35:27 PM »

This looks awesome -- I costumed The Importance of Being Earnest in september, and have been on a Victorian kick ever since! I'm planning to be a victorian faery for halloween, so I might be too busy doing that to participate, but I"ll definately sign up if I finish it in good time!!

Andi
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emmafair
« Reply #5 on: October 15, 2005 05:26:35 PM »

I am so upset that my jury is right around the send date,... otherwise I'd be in this in a heartbeat.  I can't wait until pics are posted of the results.
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« Reply #6 on: October 15, 2005 11:54:32 PM »

I'm in!
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girlwonder
« Reply #7 on: October 16, 2005 09:39:38 AM »

andi_sunrider-you wouldn't get your partner until Nov 15 so you would be well done with halloween costuming by then! Halloween will be over! We'd LOVE to see you sign up...the more the merrier right?
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"To be somebody, a woman does not have to be more like a man, but has to be more of a woman." Sally E. Shaywitz, neuroscientist
cyberology
« Reply #8 on: October 16, 2005 10:29:24 AM »

Sent in my questionaire!
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« Reply #9 on: October 18, 2005 06:35:35 AM »

Oooh, I'm tempted.
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