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IWTS: Half & Half Swap

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Swap Coordinator:HaoHaoHao (contact)
Swap categories: Craft Supplies 
Number of people in swap:18
Type:Type 2: Flat mail
Last day to signup/drop:March 24, 2018
Date items must be sent by:April 1, 2018
Number of swap partners:1

For the Half & Half swap, half of the samples you send your partner will be profile-based and half will be sender’s choice.

The Swap

  • You will have one partner for this swap.

  • Send 8 samples.

  • 4 samples must be profile-based.
  • 4 samples are sender’s choice.

  • To help your partner out, after signing up, leave a comment on this swap of your washi hint list mentioning at least 4 colours, and at least 4 themes or patterns you would like to receive. (This does not guarantee you will receive all items on your list—it is just to help your partner choose).

  • Sender’s should review the hint list and also consult their partner’s profile for ideas.

  • Each sample must be at least 18 inches (approx 46cm) and be wrapped around a playing card (or similar) that the tape will not stick to.

  • No more than 1 skinny tape (less than 0.2 inches/0.5cm wide).

  • No plastic deco tape or duct tape.

  • Don’t forget to include your username, swap name, and a short note explaining which samples are profile-based.

  • If your are unsure what to send, consider what you hope to receive and choose accordingly.


  • Please rate a 5 if you receive 8 different washi samples, 4 of which should correspond to your hint list or profile (but be flexible—your partner may not be able to fulfil all of your wishes!)

  • As this is an international swap, please allow time for shipping.

  • Please message your partner first before rating a 1.

Leave a comment with any questions, concerns, or suggestions.


HaoHaoHao 03/ 5/2018 #

My hint list: pastel colours, teal, pink, mint green, space/planets, geometric patterns, foiled washi (especially rose gold), flamingos

SanVHM 03/ 5/2018 #

My Hint list: pastel, teal, black and white/ Vintage, geometric patterns, green leaves, travel

HelenG6 03/ 5/2018 #

My hint list - black and white, vintage, green, and purple colours.

HelenG6 03/ 5/2018 #

Ok, need more clues. Bold and red colours, floral, polka dot, birds, and cats are other choices.

manachai 03/ 5/2018 #

My hint list: cacti, succulents, zodiac, cats, donuts, monstera leaves, precious stones, flamingos, sprinkles, stripes, polka dots, blush pink, rose gold (or gold) foiled, light blue, teal, lavender, taupe and green.

sugabb 03/ 5/2018 #

My hint list: Pastels (especially baby pink), bright red, mint green, black and white, gold foiled, cute animals (I don't even know if this exists, but chicks or chickens if you happen to have it) , astrology or stars, gears/clocks, floral and succulents Thanks!

NatACT 03/ 6/2018 #

My hint list, Animals, Flamingos (super love), vintage postage stamps or postmarks, hamsters (so cute), food esp Asian food like dumplings, noodles, sushi etc :D

angelasunshine3 03/13/2018 #

My Hint List: Navy Blue, Green, Light Yellow, Pastel; Animals, illustrations, fashion (clothes), gold foiled

amourjnfr 03/13/2018 #

My list hint — pastels (mainly pink), gold foiled, grey, neutrals, monochrome, floral, greenery, cactus, astrology, mason jars, watercolours, vintage, Japanese theme etc. (hehe, seems like most of us have a very similar theme and style :))

Marybean 03/18/2018 #

My hint list: mint green, pastel, space/astrology, rose gold, nature, succulents, cats, postage stamps or mail themed, food, illustrations, mason jars, water colour, travel theme, science, chemistry, avocado or really anything...

Cinnamingirl 03/18/2018 #

My hint list: cats, space/astronomy, silver and copper, rainbows, blues, watercolors, alice in wonderland/wizard of oz/fairy tales, landscapes... ^_^

vickysounio 03/19/2018 #

My Hint list: anything with art, space, dogs, nature, town/village/architect, turquoise, purple, lavender, mint, teal, all shades of blue, red fox, vintage, perfumes, monstera leaves, foiled.

Mye 03/20/2018 #

My hint list: aqua blue, purple, black, foiled, butterfly, illustrations :)

MartaSoares 03/21/2018 #

My hint list: pink, teal, coral, pastel, gold foil, floral, butterflies, flamingos, owls, sprinkles...

MeghanMac 03/21/2018 #

Plants, flowers, quotes, art, anything southern, shabby chic, space - astronomy not astrology, watercolors

Christine6035 03/21/2018 #

Hint list: florals, plants, art, vintage, landscapes, black and white, geometric, all shades of blue, multi-colored, watercolor, boho, high contrast

susanica 03/22/2018 #

my hint list: quotes or antthing with texr, beautiful phrases, flowers, illustrations, vintage

catonip 03/22/2018 #

My Hint List: Animals, Studio Ghibli, Kawaii, Space, Art, and magic. :)

mrsD 03/22/2018 #

hints: red, silver, gold, lime green, turquoise, purple / postal related, florals, foils, cats, dots, rainbow, unicorns, mermaids, food

nadithings 03/23/2018 #

hints: dessert, birds, weird, bold colors, teal, nautical, illustration

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