Memoirs of a stash junkie

a.k.a the inane ramblings of a mind filled with fluffy stuff...

Sunday, January 27, 2008

UK Swap Questionnaire

Part One: Crafting

Do you knit, crochet, or both? - Knit mainly, crochet on occasion

What do you like to make? - Hats, socks, lace, allsorts!

Do you have a favourite project? - Hmmm, i'm enjoying knitting my afghan

Do you have a favourite type of fiber or brand of yarn? - I like soft, natural fibres over manmade, no particular favourites

Do you have a least favourite type of yarn? Any kind of squeaky acryllic!

Do you do any other crafts? - I spin, still quite new to it but I can hold my own ;)

What knitting do you bring ‘on the go’? - If i'm travelling i'll generally take a sock or a hat

What do you carry your ‘on the go’ knitting in? - My little NicsKnots project bag

Do you want something new? - I'm a bag slut, I love new project bags

Are there any knitting gifts (book, toy, yarn, item, tool) that you have been lusting over? - There are a few books on my wish list i've been lusting after

Part Two: Your Favourites

What is your favourite colour? - Bluey greeny purply lol

What is your least favourite colour? - Orange

What scents/smells do you like? - Vanilla, coconut, fruity scents, also love Lush Karma

What don’t you like? - Overpowering scents

How do you like to pamper yourself? (bubble bath, hand creams, massage, manicure) - A Lush Bubble Bar in the bath then a long soak with a good book

What goodies to you like to treat your tummy with? (chocolate, biscuits, truffles, etc.) - Lindt Lindor, mmmmmm.

Do you prefer tea or coffee while you knit? Tea, love tea.

Any particular kind? - Boring bog standard builders tea, or sometimes fruit infusions

Favourite mug/cup? - A large china mug with cats on

Do you listen to/watch anything while you knit? (TVshow-Along, movies, music, podcasts) - Period dramas, crime drama, Dr Who / Torchwood etc. Indie music

Part Three: Living & Past-times

Where do you live in the UK? (General idea not address) - Preston, Lancs

Have you always lived here, or did you grow up somewhere else? - Grew up in Hampshire

If you could visit anywhere in the world, where would you go? - New Zealand

If you couldn’t go to a knitting group, what other kind of gathering would you go to? (book club, tea party, yoga class, jewelery class, etc.) - Book club, mums and tods etc

What’s your style? (elegant, traditional, glamourous, girly, natural, sporty, outgoing, etc.) - Natural, laid back, scruffy lol

Final Part:

Any allergies/preferences (fiber-wise or treat-wise)? - Nope, i'm easy

Anything we missed that you’d like your partner to know? - I'm a big cat person ;)

2 Comments:

Blogger monnibo said...

Hi Gemma. I'm really sorry to contact you like this but I can't find your email and I can't find your application/address. I know you sent it in because I added you to the swap blog, but I honestly cannot find it. Would you be able to do me a HUGE favour and email it again to ukswap@hotmail.co.uk?? Thanks so much!!! I was double checking the list, and my Feed Reader... and going "something doesn't add up"...

11:01 am  
Anonymous secret pal said...

Hello Gemma,
it's me, your secret pal, again.
Hope you got my ecard alright, and have started a nice week!

I wanted to know whether there is a dream holiday you always wanted to take?

xxx
your swap partner

12:41 pm  

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