It was like Christmas when I returned home from vacation.
I had received these fabulous swap packages!
Schnitzel and Boo Swap
Thank you @kathythecraftychemist
You stalked me very well...making my mini to represent
Scarlet and Gary for my Ohio State Buckeyes
Check out the fabulous kwilting - the Block O
And that's not all...
She also stalked out my love of gardening
with a sweet Flowers sign,
Card making supplies - YES!
A valentine heart mug rug
Lots of Stationary Supplies with the letter
"K" for Kwilty or Kathy - just perfect!
WARNING! Foul Mouthed Maker Ahead!
If you don't like the "F" bomb...move on!
Another really fun and fiesty Instagram Swap was
My bitchy patner was @stitchculture
This quote is from a fav Chick Flick
And lots of added goodies...fun fabrics
a little notebook and CRAP sticky notes
for all the CRAP I have to do!
I love this package.
A good sense of humor...goes a long way!
And I wanted to add that I now have two GHASTLIES
zippy pouches from various swap partners.
The pink one from @sewbrewtiful as part of a Ghastlies Swap
year and the Gray Sebastian Dumpling Pouch
is from @kathythecraftychemist as part of my Schnitzel and Boo Swap.
I will have to mention this in future swaps...
cause it looks like a Zippy Ghastlies collection has begun.
I'm still waiting tote to arrive for the IGToteSwap
Mailing date was Jan 26th.
My swap mama (overseer of delinquent participants)
checked last week and it was being finished "late"
So the "down side" of swaps is...
you are never guaranteed your partner will be timely
or that you will ever get a swap item.
While I know there are times that "Life Happens"
Most probable explanation 9 out of 10 times is
What are you feelings on swaps? like em? hate em?
Good experiences? Bad ones (I hope not) !