Saturday, 2 November 2013

purple spotty elephant



so there was some interest in the low volume swap, so i thought i'd go ahead and run it!

OK details we need 27 people plus me to make 28 people from the UK and ireland (or if there is enough interest a bigger swap of 56) and then we all buy 1 yard of low volume fabric (or 2 yards if 56 people)

sign-ups will be open from 2 november - 6 november

once everybody has signed up you get to go and look at pretty fabric and buy 1 yard of low-volume-y goodness! we are looking for modern prints and no solids, with a good scale for cutting into charms. and all 100% high quality cotton fabric please :)

once you have chosen your fabric upload it to the flickr group, be sure to check there are no doubles of fabrics before you purchase yours!!

this swap will be 5 inch squares and from a yard of fabric you'll get 56 squares there is a great tutorial over at oh, fransson on how to cut them.

get your pretty little charm squares over to me for the 2nd december, include in your parcel a pre-addressed envelope, now that's important so make sure you include it!!
I will return your packages (assuming everyones arrive on time) on 9 december. for shipping i will send you all an email asking for the cost of shipping via paypal.

ok all sound good? great, just leave a comment that you want to join :) and lets get swapping!!

rachael x

p.s oh and spread the word, more people equals more fabric!!

p.p.s can you totally tell this is my first organized swap? haha


32 comments:

  1. I'm in, I'd be happy to take 2 spots and I've added a couple of fabrics to the flickr group already! (can you tell I'm keen!

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  2. Yes please. Already browsing my stash for a suitable fabric.

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  3. I'm in and same as Mary I'd be willing to take two spots of your stuck x

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  4. I'm in. I'd be happy to take 2 spots - I can always use low volume!

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  5. I'm in, also more than happy to fill 2 slots - bit of a low volume addiction developed earlier this year - nice to share it around a bit!

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  6. Yes please. I'm happy with 2 places too. Nothing in my stash....off to see what I can buy!

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  7. Please count me in...know exactly what I'm going to make with them too! :)

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  8. I'm in too :D how exciting!

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  9. Also I'd be happy to take two places :)

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  10. I've added a picture - hope it is low volume enough!!?

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    1. P.S. I would like to join please!!!! Just one spot!

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  11. I'm in! If you struggle for takers I'll take two spots, but if there are plenty of people I'll stick to one :-)

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  12. Would love to join in! Been wanting something like this for ages...

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  13. I'm in please, are there still 2 spots open? If so can I do 2 please?

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  14. Hi. I'd like to join in please.

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  15. I'm always up for a good LV charm swap, if there's still room! Jxo

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  16. I'm in please! charm swaps sound like fun! :-) xx

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  17. Yes please, would love to join in :)

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  18. I'd like to join in too ... and would love two spots (if that's okay with everyone). Am going over to Flickr group too.

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  19. I'd love to join, do you have enough places? Just one please!

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  20. I would love to join in please. Just one spot please

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  21. I think what you're doing is fab! I think I'm too late to join in, though :(

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  22. If you go to 56, please count me in! Thank you!

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    1. Have just noticed sign up is now on flickr, so have signed up there!:-)

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  23. Oh please, next time include Spain in the swap! Please please please!

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  24. I would also be interested if you get to 56 jennylarking@gmail dot com

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