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Everyone must now inbox me their mailing addresses

in order to "play"!

 

 

If you are interested in a HALF yard swap:

Please say so below! DO NOT POST YOUR MAILING ADDRESS OR EMAIL. :)

I'm will co-ordinate a HALF yard swap for 100% cotton if there is enough interest.

Please consider a few things before saying yes:

  • Do you have time.
  • Do you have a yard you want to part with.
  • Is shipping a problem for you.

If there is not enough interest within 7 days - there will not be a swap.

 


 

WHAT IS INVOLVED IN A SWAP:


A swap, is simply just that, swapping fabric within a group.

 


WHAT DO I DO?


Once you have received the name and address of your swap recipient within your SWN inbox:

 

  • Choose a HALF yard of cotton fabric from your stash, that you are willing to part with
  • Check your inbox (once I have announced the swap has been organized) for the address of your swap recipient.
  • Fold the fabric into a flat piece, or wrap it aroud a piece of light cardboard so that it retains it's shape within your envelope.
  • Wrap your fabric in a plastic grocery bag - in case the mailing depots, trucks, boxes, etc are damp.
  • Place your fabric into an envelope.
  • Insert a card or handwritten note into your envelope for your swap receipient just to say hello, and possibly providing them with the fiber content of your fabric piece.
  • Address your envelope. Ship it without delay!
  • Swap addresses and assignments will not be published. 

 

Once you have received your fabric, please post indicating so, so that the sender knows you have received it.

 

Post a photo of whatever you make out of the fabric, once your sewing project has been completed.

 

Participants outside of the USA will be put on a separate list in order to try to match according to country and reduce international shipping costs.  All welcome!


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Comment by Susan Ferriola on August 1, 2011 at 8:29pm
I received a lovely Carnation Print from Cranston Printworks, courtesy of Nancy from California. I am working on a Carry-all with it. I will post a photo soon. Thank you Nancy!!!
Comment by Ags on July 27, 2011 at 3:47pm
I just received my fabric today, how exciting! It's a lovely, lovely, batik! Now I have to think of something "worthy" to create with it. :) Thank you swap partner!!
Comment by Susan on July 19, 2011 at 5:43am
Everyone must inbox me their mailing addresses in order to "play"!
Comment by linda arsement on July 18, 2011 at 11:29pm
I want in.
Comment by marlene and Grand Daughter on July 18, 2011 at 9:51pm
Count me in please
Comment by Robin van Loon on July 18, 2011 at 8:22pm
I would like to join this swap!!
Comment by CAROLE KEYSER on July 18, 2011 at 4:29pm
I Love the mystery boxes from FM. Thisis even better. It's free!
Comment by Laura Arlington on July 18, 2011 at 2:53pm
Yes I am interested in the Half Yard Swap.  Sign me up.
Comment by Susan on July 18, 2011 at 2:03pm

Everyone must inbox me their mailing addresses in order to "play"!


Comment by Sue Smith on July 18, 2011 at 2:00pm
Sounds like fun. I'll do it.

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