Swapsies!

I may have just made up a new word in the name of this post. Oh well!

Anyway, you may remember that I was enjoying putting together the gifts for my advent swap so much that I decided to sign up for a few more.

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These five gifts are for my partner in Faith Hope and Charity Shoppings Christmas Swap. The rules (paraphrased) were:

  • Max spend £12
  • Between 3 & 5 gifts
  • At least one must be from a charity shop (well, thrifted)
  • At least one must be home made
  • At least one must link to a Christmas Carol.

I really enjoyed reading my partners blog and learning about her and what she is into. I hope I’ve done her proud. I stuck to the budget and think I’ve got things to her tastes. Fingers crossed it gets there safely and she likes them all!

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My other, much smaller, parcel was for Krafty Kat’s Secret Santa. I won’t say who this was being posted to, but here is the one rule: Max spend £5 on a sewing related gift. I love what I bought but know I don’t have the skills to use it, but I believe my santaee does. I can’t wait to see her post about it and then see what she makes!

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6 thoughts on “Swapsies!

    • Well you are swapping your shopping after all! I’m looking forward to seeing what you’ve sent / received. I feel slightly responsible for you giving it a go!

      • Haha it’s ok, I loved doing it! Me and my partner Beki seem to have so much in common so I just ended up opting for things that I would like! As I was that eager to post it off, I forgot to take photos 😦 I’m hoping Beki won’t mind taking a few that I can use to share them with everyone!

  1. I like the premise of the Faith, Hope and Charity swap in that one gift has to be handmade and one from a thrift shop.
    Lillian
    lillianscupboard.wordpress.com

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