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Topic: Make Me A Purse/Tote And Fill It! (SU Dec 25-Jan 8;SO Feb 8)  (Read 27360 times)
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« on: December 25, 2015 02:26:53 PM »



WELCOME TO THE MAKE ME A PURSE/TOTE AND FILL IT SWAP! SU 12/25/15-1/8/16, SO 2/8/16


Swap name:  Make Me A Purse/Tote And Fill It!
Craftster member who is organizing this swap: LadybugsAndBumblebees
Craftster member who is co-organizing this swap:  Will recruit one if necessary
Sign-up date range:  December 25, 2015 to January 8, 2016
Date to send item by:  February 8, 2016
Limited to a certain number of people? (optional):  No

Restricted to people who all live in the same country? No
If so, which country?  N/A

Additional Age requirement?  No

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: Absolutely
- 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
- Has posted at least 15 times: YES
- Has completed one swap successfully before signing up for multiple swaps at a time: YES
- Is not currently signed up for more than five swaps: YES
- Does not have any negative feedback: YES
- Participant has agreed that he/she is at least 16 years old: YES
- If within the US, understands that a tracking number is required for this swap: YES
- If outside the US, understands that a mailing receipt copy is required for this swap: YES

Details of swap:

This swap consists of making one large item-the purse/tote, and three smalls-items that would be found in the average purse (i.e.-tissue holder, chapstick cozy, etc...) The bags and the filler items can be sewn, knitted, crocheted, felted-whatever!

THIS SWAP HAS A MONTH LONG CRAFTING TIME!  THAT IS PLENTY OF TIME TO CREATE A WONDERFUL PACKAGE FOR YOUR PARTNER!  IT IS EXPECTED THAT YOU WILL POST IN THE SWAP THREAD AT LEAST ONCE A WEEK WITH THE PROGRESS YOU ARE MAKING ON THE SWAP PACKAGE.  KEEP IN CONTACT WITH YOUR PARTNER!  *IF YOU HAVE LOST CONTACT WITH YOUR PARTNER, PLEASE PM ME.*  AND REMEMBER:  ****NO ONE LIKES A FLAKER!****

*This organizer reserves the right to deny any swapper who has a history of poor communication and/or late sending.*

*"Spoiling" is allowed  Grin, but please discuss it with your partner, first.*

The questionnaire asks many questions so that your partner can create a swap package that is tailored to your wants/needs.

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

QUESTIONNAIRE TO ANSWER:
Name of swap:  Make Me A Purse/Tote And Fill It!
Email address:
Craftster name:
Your real name:
Mailing address including the country:
Would you be willing to ship to an address outside your own country?:
Do you agree to get a tracking number if your swap partner lives in the same country as you?  (YES/NO):  
If your swap partner lives in a different country, do you agree to keep your post office receipt?  (YES/NO):

Confirm that are at least 16 years old or, if not, that you have moderator approval(YES/NO):

IN WHAT MEDIUM WOULD YOU LIKE TO CREATE YOUR PARTNER'S BAG IN (i.e.-sewn, crocheted, felted, etc...)

1)  What type of bag do you want?  Please be very specific!  (i.e.-clutch, tote, crossbody, pocketbook, etc...)
2)  Do you have a preference as to how the bag is made that you receive (i.e.-sewn, crocheted, etc...)?
3)  What size bag do you want?  (You can provide measurements, or say big, small, etc...)
4)  What type of closures do you want on your purse, if any?  (i.e.-zipper, button, magnetic snap, etc...)
5)  What kind or size strap/handles do you want on your purse (i.e.-short, long, etc...)
6)  What are your favorite colors and color combinations?
7)  What colors and color combinations do you dislike?
Cool  What are your favorite patterns/themes?
9)  What patterns/themes do you dislike?
10)  Are there particular items that you usually carry in your purse that you hope to receive from this swap?  Please list:
11) Are you open to receiving food (i.e.-candy)?

12)  Do you have any allergies?
13)  Does your home have any allergens (i.e.-smokers, pets, etc...)?


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 other rules about participating in a swap.

Read more: https://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=367539.0#ixzz3vNGcRVKo


PLEASE BE SURE TO POST IN THE SWAP THREAD AT LEAST ONCE BEFORE SENDING IN QUESTIONNAIRE.  THANK YOU.

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« Reply #1 on: December 25, 2015 02:54:53 PM »

Here are some ideas of what you may want to include in your partner's package:
(If anyone has any other ideas, I'll add them to this list.)

•journals
•sharpies (minis)
•photo albums
•hair accessories
•bookmarks
•highlighters
•sewing kits
•eyeglass case
•keychain
•magazine
•reusable bag
•tea bag pocket
•first aid kit
*pens
*pencils
*hygiene products container
*crossword puzzle book (or similar type of book)
*coupon holder
*pouch or pill case to hold meds
*brush
*comb
*mirror
*lip gloss
*gum
*mints
*change purse
*wallet
*make-up case
*phone case
*chapstick
*chapstick cozy
*tissues
*tissue holder
*hand wipes
*credit card/receipt holder
*candy
*small notebook




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« Reply #2 on: December 25, 2015 03:55:29 PM »

PARTICIPANTS:
1)  LadybugsAndBumblebees
2)  Whistley
3)  mandit1990
4)  monkey_girl
5)  aisy
6)  edelC
7)  squidget
Cool  Averia
9)  texscrapper
10)  gozer
11)  Sarasmile
12)  rantyhippie
13)  calliemae
14)  carolmb
15)  emilywilde
16)  Treemoon
17)  SevsOnlyGirl
18)  kmac
19)  GeneralJinjur

PARTNERS:
LadybugsAndBumblebees <-----> Averia
edelC  <---->  mandit1990
monkey_girl  <---->  calliemae
aisy  <---->gozer
squidget  <---->  GeneralJinjur
texscrapper  <---->  SevsOnlyGirl
rantyhippie  <---->  Whistley
emilywilde  <---->  kmac
Sarasmile crafts for Treemoon, carolmb crafts for Sarasmile, and Treemoon crafts for carolmb

SENT/RECEIVED:
carolmb---->SENT/RECEIVED (from Treemoon)---->Sarasmile RECEIVED (Sarasmile sending late with communication)
LadybugsAndBumblebees---->SENT---->Averia SENT & RECEIVED(Averia has feedback)
edelC---->SENT
kmac---->SENT
calliemae----SENT
emilywilde---->RECEIVED/SENT
texscrapper---->SENT/RECEIVED
mandit1990---->SENT(sending late with communication)/RECEIVED
monkey_girl---->(sending late with communication)-SENT
gozer---->SENT/RECEIVED
squidget---->SENT
Treemoon---->SENT
rantyhippie---->SENT/RECEIVED
GeneralJinjur---->(sending late with communication)/RECEIVED
Whistley---->SENT/RECEIVED
SevsOnlyGirl---->SENT/RECEIVED
kmac---->RECEIVED
aisy---->(sending late with communication)-SENT/RECEIVED

FEEDBACK GIVEN TO:
carolmb
Sarasmile
mandit1990
texscrapper
Whistley
rantiehippie
SevsOnlyGirl
gozer
kmac
aisy
Treemoon
squidget
GeneralJinjur:  sending late with communication
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« Reply #3 on: December 25, 2015 05:50:52 PM »

Yay! Working on my questionnaire now!
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« Reply #4 on: December 25, 2015 06:51:23 PM »

I'm also working on my questionnaire. I have a very large pinterest to comb through for ideas, plus tutes. 
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I would absolutely love to have a personal swap! I'm interested in jewelry, soap, and anything that inspires you on my Pinterest
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« Reply #5 on: December 25, 2015 08:39:12 PM »

Just sent in my questionnaire!  Grin
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« Reply #6 on: December 25, 2015 10:11:30 PM »

Working on my questionnaire. Excited for this  swap!
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Treemoon
« Reply #7 on: December 25, 2015 10:15:31 PM »

I want to join but worried if I have the ability so I will be stalking all your pinterests to see if I can make any of your ideas.
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« Reply #8 on: December 25, 2015 10:20:57 PM »

I want to join but worried if I have the ability so I will be stalking all your pinterests to see if I can make any of your ideas.

It looks like you can sew, some I'm sure you have the ability! I doubt anyone who signs up will be expecting a prada-esque leather bag in the mail. As long as you do your best to make a nice handmade bag then I'm sure your partner will be happy Smiley
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I would absolutely love to have a personal swap! I'm interested in jewelry, soap, and anything that inspires you on my Pinterest
monkey_girl
« Reply #9 on: December 25, 2015 10:48:59 PM »

Yah! I'm keen to join in Smiley
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