Swap-bot Time: October 15, 2019 2:14 am


Date Joined: January 2, 2011
Last Online: January 31, 2012
Birthday: August 27
Country: United Kingdom

About Me


My name is Julia I'm 20 years old, study Graphic Design and Printmaking in London, work with Fashion and like to take Photographs in my spare time.

I have an unhealthy obsession with paper, pens, film cameras and handmade things. I love the idea of snail mail and doing things the way they were done before all the advanced technology. Looking forward to many swaps to come!

please don't send

  • poorly hand made items/ post cards
  • cartoon based things
  • no childish items
  • anything bright pink or other vibrant colours
  • kawaii
  • nothing that you wouldn't like to receive yourself

things i like

  • paper
  • gift paper
  • gift tags
  • old-fashioned post cards
  • stamps
  • envelopes
  • post-it notes
  • photography and fashion magazines
  • clothing tags
  • paper bags
  • cigarette cards
  • POSCA pens
  • STABILO pens
  • fine liner pens
  • ink
  • water colour
  • letraset
  • letter stamps
  • ribbon
  • lacec
  • book binding thread
  • hand made books
  • zine's
  • hand drawn illustrations
  • hand drawn patterns
  • old magazines
  • old animal books
  • old insect books
  • old botanic books
  • polaroids
  • old photographs
  • film photographs
  • processed film
  • expired film
  • packaging
  • old metal cookie boxes
  • jars and bottles
  • agate coasters
  • crystals
  • thrift store/ charity shop porcelain figurines
  • woodland animals


  • clothing size UK 10/12, bigger sizes in t-shirts and jumpers proffered
  • oversized second hand t-shirts
  • vintage hand bags and rucksack
  • canvas tote bags
  • vintage belts
  • oversized vintage/ second hand jumpers
  • chunky scarf's
  • big mittens
  • ankle and knee high socks
  • rings with animals
  • rings with rocks
  • crystal/rock necklaces
  • leather cord bracelets
  • nail paint

tea and candy


peppermint, fruity, herbal, green, white, black, any other tea i'm all up for experimenting with tastes


sour, chewy, gummy, lollipop's, chewing gum, mints, gum balls, flavoured nougat, pretty much anything but chocolate


dried fruits and berry's, seeds, cereal bars, raw food bars, im not picky, send me anything healthy


  • warm, calm and rich colours
  • pale sandy shades
  • vintage browns
  • racing green
  • burgundy
  • pale pinks
  • black
  • vintage greens
  • antique whites
  • mint
  • off yellows
  • various shades of grey
  • navy blue
  • wine
  • chocolate
  • tan
  • mustard
  • washed out
  • rust
  • olive
  • floral patterns
  • caramel
  • dark purples
  • nudes
  • forest green
  • deep dark tones

whimsy jar's

I really want to do whimsy jar swaps, the best things come in tiny sizes!

Open minded on the themes, as long as the jar isn't full of bright colours i.e pink.

if you didn't receive my swap

Please send me a message before rating, just in case it got lost in the post and i will try my best to find a solution :)


Comment: thank you so much! it's perfect!
dynamaticgrl rated for Virgo Birthday Surprise! on Sep 26, 2011
Comment: Sorry I'm late rating you - I've been on vacation! Thanks so much for my birthday surprises! I love the earrings, and the HK goodies are SO cute!! You knew just what to get for me!! I hope your partner picked out something lovely for you as well! :)
tenblackr0ses rated for All About My Pet on Sep 21, 2011
Comment: Thank you for your email about your little bunny, Robbie! He is very cute. :)
Lauriez rated for Secret Art: Graffiti / Wall Murals on Sep 21, 2011
Comment: Thank you Julia! This was a fun subject. I apologize for rating so late.
draco rated for All About My Pet on Sep 18, 2011
Comment: thanks for sharing
DarianNox rated for Favourite Stationery Swap on Sep 17, 2011
Comment: It was just what I wanted, thank you! :D
isabelchun rated for Mail Art #6 - Open Theme & Empty on Sep 8, 2011
Comment: Thanks for the great mail art!!
sparklysushi rated for *-Profile swap-Julia & Dina-* on Aug 29, 2011
Comment: <3 <3 <3
sparklysushi rated for Julia & Dina Whimsey Jar Swap on Aug 29, 2011
Comment: I love the jar. It is so cute! You filled it up with lots of treasures!
roostercraz rated for 3 Different Colored Pens #2 on Aug 17, 2011
Comment: I use every pen some way or another
maxbenleo rated for Cake Mix Box #2 on Aug 15, 2011
Comment: Thank you, looks yummy!
Cakers rated for Secret Art: Graffiti / Wall Murals on Aug 12, 2011
Comment: What a neat wall mural. And the fact the wall of the building itself is literally flaking is really cool. Thank you!
bobogrl rated for Secret Art: Graffiti / Wall Murals on Aug 11, 2011
Comment: What a cool pic! Love it, thank you for sending :)
IngridRijnen rated for It's Tea Time! #1 on Aug 7, 2011
Comment: Thanks for joining my swap. I hope you got some nice teas. I love the onces you've sent me, I'm drinking the RedRose now... it's nice. Also 2 teatags were new for me, so you made my collection grow :-)
ina rated for It's Tea Time! #1 on Aug 6, 2011
Comment: Thanks for your lovely tea.It took some time to find out with swap you means.Please name the swap next time. groetjes,Ina.
joellrod rated for 100 QUESTIONS EMAIL SWAP on Jul 29, 2011
Comment: awesome! it was great reading your 100 answers!
scottishrosefaerie rated for 100 QUESTIONS EMAIL SWAP on Jul 29, 2011
Comment: Thanks for your answers, enjoyed reading about you!
Jox rated for Self-Reflection: Postcard on Jul 29, 2011
Comment: thank you. x
swapquest rated for 100 QUESTIONS EMAIL SWAP on Jul 25, 2011
ClumsyKisses rated for 100 QUESTIONS EMAIL SWAP on Jul 24, 2011

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BeautifulMess on Jul 4, 2011:

birdiepoop on Feb 27, 2011:

Hey guys!

So ive set up the page for my first swap that i am to host: http://www.swap-bot.com/swap/show/84994

and now all i need are participants :D its international, and you have to send a box of stuff :D check the page out!


Vanillacreamteas on Feb 1, 2011:

heya! Love your tumblr btw! love te style! x i followed too^^

BeautifulMess on Jan 25, 2011:

Spring is coming, get active on UK Swap-bot!


ladyblades on Jan 18, 2011:

Excited to be your swap partner in Happy (Healthy!) New Year! I love to spoil my partners... ;D

labelleauboisdormant on Jan 13, 2011:

Hey Julia :) greetings from Finland. Welcome to swap-bot, I am sure you will enjoy a lot :) Oh you live in London, I would love to live there as well :) I have visited there two times and I love the city <3 Photographing is a nice hobby :) Happy swapping, Oona -read my profile and post a comment-

costcogal07 on Jan 10, 2011:

Read my profile and comment swap I enjoyed reading your profile! I love all sorts of candy too, although I am a sucker for chocolate myself.. :) I hope that 2011 brings many happy memories for you and your loved ones!!

TrinitySF on Jan 10, 2011:

Read my profile and post a commen: Hey, I really loved reading your profile. Welcome and have fun swapping =) I love tea and candy, too, and I'm sending out many snail mails to everywhere in the world=) I bet you will be as happy here as I am. If you'd like do receive some German stuff sometimes, tell me ;)

Regards, Solveig

katslg on Jan 9, 2011:

Welcome to swap-bot. You have a very detailed profile for a newbie. :-) I enjoyed reading it. I too love snail mail.

~Kenitra read my prfile and post a comment swap

reauk on Jan 9, 2011:

Read my profile and post a comment. im your partner for the above swap.hey you should check some of my groups out. welcome to swapbot hugs reauk

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