Curly Holiday Swap 2012 Edition!

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This is the lucky 13th year of the Curly Holiday Swap in honour of Christmas, Yule, Kwanza, and Hanukah.

If you sign up and have an emergency that will prevent you from participating, let me know ASAP and I will try to find a replacement for you. I don't want anyone to end up as a grinch (or be grinched).

The Rules

1 – To participate, you must have been a member for at least 6 months. NO exceptions! Join date must be before May 2012.

2 – Gift price limit is $25.

3Delivery confirmation required unless specified! This is important, and it's as much for the benefit of the gift sender as the giftee. Please send your tracking number to me when you send your gift.

4 – Gifts must be sent in time for everyone to have their gifts by December 25th.

5Don't forget to reveal your NC name when you send your gift. This is important; people come here and don't know who to thank!

6 – We have previously determined that this is best reserved for members in Canada and the US only because of the problems with international mail at this time of year.

If you want to participate, please e-mail your:
* NC.com username
* Real name
* E-mail address
* Real address (where you want the package sent - home or work)
* Let me know if you are okay shipping across the border

You can send me a PM here, but I would prefer that you send your participation request to

rouquinne@rogers.com

The end date for signing up will be Wednesday, November 21st, the day before American Thanksgiving
. Because I will make matches the next day, I won't be able to accept latecomers.

I will send out matches by November 23rd at the latest.

If you fail to keep up your end of this deal,names of offenders will be posted the day after Orthodox Christmas - January 8, 2013.

Please keep this in mind when signing up.

(Moderators, please sticky this thread until November 21st, thank you.)

My blog:

http://labellatestarossa.blogspot.ca/

Little Mother of all the Roaches, President-for-Life of the MAC Harlots!

Last edited by rouquinne; 10-29-2012 at 12:37 PM.
Email sent

Oh, wait.

NVM
I ain't thirsty. There's plenty of fish in the sea, but I don't want all of them, can I have some standards? Or do we just have to settle, for someone's who meh and will do.
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kayb, if you think you can get something to the US or Canada by the 2nd week of January, i don't see a problem.

My blog:

http://labellatestarossa.blogspot.ca/

Little Mother of all the Roaches, President-for-Life of the MAC Harlots!
Oh, snap. I thought it was my turn.
Kiva! Microfinance works.

Med/Coarse, porous curly.
I think Gretchen got her stuff in time last year (I think), but I would have to have someone who is willing to ship "international" before I can give a true "yes/no."
I ain't thirsty. There's plenty of fish in the sea, but I don't want all of them, can I have some standards? Or do we just have to settle, for someone's who meh and will do.
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Could we make the deadline November 15th? It would give international shippers more time.
Kiva! Microfinance works.

Med/Coarse, porous curly.
my mom's surgery is this week and i'll be away looking after her until November 12th with intermittent net access.

how about the 21st - the day before your Thanksgiving? it's an extra 9 days.
My blog:

http://labellatestarossa.blogspot.ca/

Little Mother of all the Roaches, President-for-Life of the MAC Harlots!
my mom's surgery is this week and i'll be away looking after her until November 12th with intermittent net access.

how about the 21st - the day before your Thanksgiving? it's an extra 9 days.
Originally Posted by rouquinne

YAY!!!!! Will there be a thread about interests/wishes like a bazillion years ago??? I need clues, hints and guidance
of course there will be! stalking your curlfriend is the second best part of the process!

the best is hearing about everyone's loot!

My blog:

http://labellatestarossa.blogspot.ca/

Little Mother of all the Roaches, President-for-Life of the MAC Harlots!
Email sent! I'm excited to participate this year.
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High Priestess JessMess, follower of the Goddess of the Coiling Way and Confiscator of Concoctions in the Order of the Curly Crusaders

my mom's surgery is this week and i'll be away looking after her until November 12th with intermittent net access.

how about the 21st - the day before your Thanksgiving? it's an extra 9 days.
Originally Posted by rouquinne
That sounds good!
Kiva! Microfinance works.

Med/Coarse, porous curly.
Email sent! I'm excited to participate this year.
Originally Posted by Jess the Mess
Ditto for me!

texture - medium/fine, porosity - low/normal, elasticity - normal
co-wash - NaturelleGrow Coconut Water or Marshmallow Root, Slippery Elm Bark & Blue Malva Cleansing Conditioners
LI - KCKT mixed w/ SM C & H Curl & Style Milk
DC - NG Mango & Coconut H2O or Chamomile/Brdck Root
Gel - SM souffle (winter), KCCC (summer) or CR Naturals Aloe Whipped Butter Gel (year round)
Sealers - Virgin Coconut Oil, Avocado butter, Aloe butter
Ayurvedic treatments - Jamila Henna, Sukesh, Aloe Vera Powder, Hibiscus Powder
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Email sent!
Southern Colorado Curly
Mix of 2s med-low porosity, med-fine texture, lots of hair
I did get my beautiful gifts in time last year, Kay! I was just admiring the candle agin the other day, in fact. We've burned the wax away, but it's such an interesting reminder of a place far away....and of our wonderful community here!
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Gretchen
NaturallyCurly.com co-founder
3A

You are beautiful!
Is it sad that I've been waiting for this post for a couple weeks now?

Sent my info in.
Gretchen likes this.
Is it sad that I've been waiting for this post for a couple weeks now?

Sent my info in.
Originally Posted by Night_Owl
Ha, I've been waiting for it, too! It's one of my favorite things. I love buying presents!
"Maybe Lucy's right. Of all the Charlie Browns in the world, you're the Charlie Browniest."--Linus, A Charlie Brown Christmas
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Password: orphanannie
Yay! Been waiting for this.
I am willing to ship anywhere if there is someone outside the US or Canada who wants to participate. I get things done early and they will get their gifts before Xmas barring an extreme problem.
In Western PA
Found NC in 2004. CG since 2-05, going grey since 9-05. 3B with some 3A.
Hair texture-medium/fine, porosity-normal except for the ends which are porous, elasticity-normal.
Suave & VO5 cond, LA Looks Sport Gel, oils, honey, vinegar.
http://public.fotki.com/jeepcurlygurl/ password jeepy **updated Aug 2014**

3 weeks left to sign up!

be there or be square!!!!

My blog:

http://labellatestarossa.blogspot.ca/

Little Mother of all the Roaches, President-for-Life of the MAC Harlots!
Thank you, Rou, for handling this year!
Gretchen
NaturallyCurly.com co-founder
3A

You are beautiful!

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