January 31, 2013

Calendar Reveal- Darshana Menon

Coming to another reveal today, its Darshana menon with us....Absolutely love the enthusiasm that she shows for Swap central...its friends like you who makes this swap blog a lively place!!

Here's her calendar

 Love the use of colors and negative die cut spaces. This calendar went to Sharada Ramesh.

See you tomm with another cute calendar!

January 30, 2013

Calendar Reveal- Seema Enand

Here's a calender from someone who has always been with us from Swap one...and tons and tons of encouragements that she has always given us, have always made us feel good. Thanks for always being there Seema.
 Absolutely loved the black and grey combo and the pie lane stickers!! And those flowers!! gorgeous!!!

Click on the pics to see the details better. And this calendar went to Nandini Karmakar.

See you tomm with another reveal.

January 29, 2013

Calendar Reveal - Apeksha Kothari

Hope you are warm wherever you are..I'm still freezing!! Send me some sunshine...

And today, I share another Calendar, this one from Apeksha...Me loves the quote and the pastel colors of the calendar!


 Me thinks its pretty pretty cute!! What say you all? This one went to Darshana Menon...

January 28, 2013

Calendar Reveal - Dolly Sapra

Sorry about the delay for today...the long weekend seems to have taken a toll on me...Here I am with another Calendar....This one is from Dolly Sapra....such a cute blue shade... and love the handmade flowers!
Thanks for joining us for this swap...hope you will join us for future swaps too!

This beautiful calendar went to Preeti Mittal. Hope you liked what you got!

See you tomm with another swap reveal!!

January 25, 2013

Calendar Reveal - Piali Biswas

 Today I bring you a calendar from a person who has inspired me innumerable times... And she's a published crafter ...And I must say, that despite having a family emergency, she didn't back away from a swap she committed to, and in my eyes, you're a super-hero. I just pray that everything at the home front is much better!! With a prayer in my thoughts, I share her beautiful calendar!

I love the color schematics and the embellishments are gorgeous!!!This beautiful calendar went to Khushboo Rathi...you lucky duck!

See you on the other side of the weekend with another reveal. Have a great weekend and Wishing everyone a very Happy Republic Day!

January 24, 2013

Calendar Reveal - Megha Jain

Brrrr!!! Good morning everyone!! Shivering away again today!! Hope you are all warm....Sharing today Megha's Calender....she is usually the first to sign up, the first to finish and the first to dispatch her swaps...Sometimes we have to ask her to slow down so we can catch up with her!!!
Thanks for all the love and support girl...hope you will be a part of all our future swaps too!!

Here's her fabulous creation.

Here's  closeup of the cutesy flowers....and this calendar went to Sindhu Jay!

Thanks for joining me today in another reveal....see you tomorrow with another cute calendar!!

January 23, 2013

Calendar Reveal - Mallika Kejriwal

Welcome to another reveal...are you shivering where you are...I surely am...can't feel my fingers!!
But this calender is sure to brighten your day!! Absolutely love love this darling calender....

The use of pastels (so unlike your usual style girl!) washi tape, the gorgeous flowers and the cutest quotes on each page...totally rocks!!!

I'm sure this will leave you with tons of happy warmth....do leave some love for Mallika...and the lucky one who got this gorgeous gorgeous calendar was Piali Biswas....

Stay warm and see you tomorrow with another fabulous reveal...have you joined the latest swap yet?

January 22, 2013

Calendar Reveal....Vijaylakshmi (shalu)

The final newbie of this swap...wow!! we had so many new swappers joining us for the Calender swap...We are so so glad to have new talents joining us....so without further ado, here are the pictures of Shalu's calendar..

 Front of the Calendar
The main page

 The other side of the calendar

Shalu's calender went to Ujjwal...

As always, drop in some love in the comments...and see you with another reveal.

January 21, 2013

Calendar Reveal....Ujjwal Goel

Another newcomer to our Swap Central family, and we were thrilled when she found time to join our swap...With a little one to take care of, Ujjwal managed to WOW us with her complete handmade calender...With complete I mean, she drew, sketched and wrote the days with her calligraphy skills...wait till you see it!!

Zoom in on the photos to see how detailed and painstaking work it is....loved having you with us girl...We hope you can find some time to join our newest swap... This gorgeous piece of art went to ...Seema Enand.

See you tomorrow with another Reveal

January 18, 2013

Calendar Reveal..Priyadarshini Deshpande

Another newcomer to our Swap but not a newcomer to crafting....after so much bugging, we managed to get her to join the swap....Here's her fabulous calender

that is some amazing quilling girl...and the recipient of this gorgeous calender is Mallika Kejriwal

Shower the swappers with your fabulous comments and see you on Monday with another Reveal...

January 17, 2013

Calendar Reveal...Rajni Chawla

Today I have the fabulous Rajni Chawla ... another first time swapper with us....And boy, did she blow our  minds with her talent and creativity.....We hope you will join us for more swaps....

Without wasting too much words, here's her fabulous calender..

This gorgeous calender went to Priyadarshini Deshpande...another first time swapper with us...
You must be on cloud nine girl...

Do leave some love for the fabulous work our swappers have done..and join me tomorrow for another Reveal

January 16, 2013

Calendar Reveals..Pallavi Iyer

I begin the much awaited Reveals with a new swapper...Pallavi Iyer...She was a bit scared since it was her first swap with us, but when you see her calender pics...you'll know she's a talented crafter...Hope to have you on board with other swaps too...

If that is not fabulous...what is!!!

This gorgeous calender went to Megha Jain...
Do stop by tomorrow  to see another reveal....

January 15, 2013

Swap 7# Name Plates

Hi All,

Its definitely a very pleasant cold morning with beautiful chirping birds on my window .....and am happy to be back on Swap Central among you all!!! Its New Year's and we return with a new swap after a break so "Happy New Year" to all and welcome back ....and we hope you continue to support us like the last year with more creativity, more unique ideas and greater presentation qualities......

All said and done now lets get going with our swap!!! As the title suggests this month we are swapping handmade Name Plates ......

Specifications and Special Rules: 

1. Minimum Size- 4"x 12" (this dimension is excluding the framing or binding etc....you are not expected to frame or bind it but if you want to do it...you are most welcome to but remember that courier charges may go up due to weight issues)
2. One can use any material- thick cardboard, MDF, wood etc
3. Make sure the material you use for the base and the end product both can sustain the trauma of Indian Courier services.
4. Please remember the highlight is the "Name" of your partner and the not the embellishments.
5. Packaging should be well done keeping in mind the Indian Courier services....any damage caused during transit will not be our responsibility. We would depend on the receiver to comment on the packaging after which we would decide whether the sender deserves a negative mark or not!!
6. Only for this swap you would get your partner names immediately after the registration ends!!
7. When you mail us with your postal address ...kindly also mention how would you like your name to appear on the name plate ...eg. "Saumya" or "Saumya Mohanty" or a pet name etc.

The rest of the rules remain the same as the previous swaps..
Registrations close by 25th January

 All project Sneak peeks are necessary....photographs to reach us way before 10th February. Sneak Peak can be at any stage while you are doing your projects but must arrive before the final picture submission or the person is entitled for negative marking!!! Sorry for being stricter guys!!!

We would need your projects to be sent out by 15th February latest!!! No delays pleases. 

We will send out a confirmation mail to all registered participants after we receive their inlinkz link and address bothNo confirmation mail means your have not registered properly or not followed all the steps for registering!!

Kindly email us your full address with contact number once you have registered within 24hours. 

 A sincere request to the swappers, please take some care while packing your final project before sending off. Indian Postal system is not well renowned for safe delivery so to ensure the well being of your hard work, please devote some time to carefully sending off your parcel.

All communications regarding the swap through emails or FB personal messages please!!! We do not entertain calls, sms or FB posts.

Most importantly, enjoy. It is such a  pleasure to receive the emails with the final pictures. I swear if I could only get to keep each and every one of it I would be in crafty heaven for sure. 

Hope you guys enjoy this swap and join us. In case of any suggestions and queries do email us and we would get back to you at the earliest.

The BB Gossip girls