Swap-bot Time: January 24, 2021 7:24 am


Date Joined: March 4, 2014
Last Online: January 23, 2021
Birthday: October 30
Country: United States
My Etsy Store

About Me

Hello Everyone: My name is Patricia, I just turned 50.(wow thats a big number)

l recently move to Connecticut from New York and I love it here.

Swap bot = happy mail.

I always mailed all my swaps on time. IF you don’t receive a swap from me, please let me know. I follow Swap-Bot etiquette by contacting my partner if I am missing a swap, and giving them a chance to re-send before rating. I appreciate when others give me the same courtesy.....Thank you so much

About me:

Crafting is my passion, my favorite media is paper. I love to create things, and upcycle

Pleas visit my little ETSY store: KraftByPatty


Address labels (my name and address)


Band-aids ( prefer the cute and funny ones)

Bags... reusable, paper crafty ones, small plastic, cute, etc. (my personal favorite are the reusable small size)

Bingo cards

Book pages (specially vintage, illustrations, floral)

Bible quotes. ( I would like to add them to my journal )

Craft paper ( any size, any kind, one sized, double sided A+)

Christmas anything. Specially Cards (new or used)

Clear stamps ( new or gently used )


Coupons, coupons coupons, specially the free ones, covid-19 it’s hitting me really hard, and I need to help my household and my community as much as I can, thank you in advance for your generosity.

Doilies any size, any color.

Disney anything and everything. I have a little fund savings going on, hoping to visit Mickey and friends in the near future. “Saving a dollar at the time”

Dollar bills :-)

Ephemera and embellishments ( I am new into junk journals, looking for all kind of different media to work with.

Envelopes. New and..... I specially love when my partners decorate my name and address, I save those for my personal junk journals)

Fabrics pieces to craft.

Flowers anything

Forever stamps are always welcome (unused any denomination is appreciated)

Garment charms

Gold paper clips. (Any size)

Happy mail.

Handmade paper (decorated, coffee, painted)

Holly hobbie...........

Jumbo paper clips

Journal supplies

Kawaii items


Lace pieces (any size - any color )

Minnie Mouse anything (working in a little project)

Music sheets ( one of my favorites, and don’t have any more)

Memo sheets

Napkins (to decorate, decoupage)

Playing cards

Paper, paper,paper, I love paper.

Postcards new and used, love them all and love to upcycle them.

Quotes ( positive, affirmations, and inspirational are my fav)

Ribbons (any size or color)

Shape paper clips ( I collect them)

Stickers all kinds, all sizes. I love them all and used them to send random happy mail as much as I can.

Tote bags

Thin black sharpies

Thank you stickers.

Trades LoL ( it you have anything in excess and Would like to donated or trade I will be happy To send you some of my handmade paper creations in exchange - send me a message) I am a crafter in a tiny budget.

Used postage stamps.

Unicorn anything ( collecting for one of my nieces)

Vintage ephemera

Washi tape, washi tape, washi tape 😍

For gift swaps: tote bags, I love all kind of make up bags, socks, tea towels/ kitchen towels, cute new post its, reusable shopping bags, Anything mickey mouse, t-shirts ( L or XL)
Small denominations gifts cards are always welcome: ex. Dollar tree, five below, target, Joann fabrics, Walmart, bath and body works, Starbucks, dunkin donuts, michaels.

All the above listed are just to give you ideas, I am sure I will love what you send me, and/or find a happy home for it.

Is all about being happy ~~~ happy swapping ~~ good vibes to all~~~~

SPECIAL REQUEST: If you have any extra stationary items, mix match card/envelopes, stickers, etc, I will be more than happy to take it and help you clean up your supplies, my little niece is starting to write and using her skills to mail little short letters to me and others, I would like to encorage her by providing her with some fun and different supplies (I will be happy to count those items as a flat) just put them in an envelope or wrap them in a piece of paper ** THANK YOU** ** I will be collecting all items and put in a box to give it to her as an special gift to encorage her to be kind with others one little happy mail letter at the time.** Some of you Been so extra generous and sent a separate envelope Just for her. I thank you from the bottom of my heart 💕 ****an update to the above, my other two nieces (ages 9 and 4) got very excited to learn about “happy mail” (So much needed I this pandemic times we are leaving) I will continue to collect any items you would like to share, thank you in advance.

DISLIKES: strong scented candles and glitter. I dont wish to received any food items No Animal cruelty.( I am a big animal lover) religious related items or pictures. No angels but no creepy stuff either. And again no glitter please.

Please follow me on Instagram KraftByPatty ----- BE HAPPY - BE KIND.

And if you read all my profile, you are AWESOME

Stay well everyone.


Cynfully rated for Destash swap on Jan 22, 2021
Comment: Patty, Thank you so much for the amazing destash. I love it all.
julesstewart rated for LSRU-QUICK Pick 5 #7-USA on Jan 21, 2021
Comment: Thanks so much, the note cards were super cute!
Jjean rated for Destash your Stash on Jan 21, 2021
Comment: Thank you for the nice items..... Will use them for Christmas for sure!!!!
monzie3 rated for 5 notecards in an envelope #1 on Jan 20, 2021
Comment: Omg! You sent me so many note cards, I like them all. Thank you so much!
Response: 😊
Rainydancer rated for SSM: Find four #10 on Jan 11, 2021
Comment: thanks!
Comment: Thank you so much for all the great stuff. Love love it all.
Comment: Stay well!<3
JenZen5 rated for LSRUS-Christmas tags-US on Dec 23, 2020
Comment: Thank you for all the nice tags, the notecards and gift tags. I can definitely use it all. I appreciate it. Merry Christmas to you and yours!
Comment: Great quotes, much needed~! <3
Comment: Thank you! Have a lovely and safe holiday!
January rated for LSRUS-No-Spending Swap-us on Dec 17, 2020
Comment: Thank you for the envelope.
Chechel2 rated for Christmas Card - 2020 Non-Religous on Dec 14, 2020
Comment: Thank you for the card, papers & tea. 😊
Comment: Thank you so much!
Comment: Thank you for the gorgeous red sparkly card and all of the cute extras you included. Merry Christmas!!
Comment: Thanks for the pretty card and the stickers. Susan (brooklynbunch)
Response: Thank you for the heart. Happy holidays.
Comment: Thank you! Merry Christmas! :)
Comment: Thank you.
Comment: Thank you and Happy Holidays.
Comment: Thank you for the Christmas card and extras. Merry Christmas.
Comment: Hi Patricia! Thank you for the simple, but classy cut out card and alllll the pretty extras. Hope you and yours are enjoying the festivities of the season.

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CariahCreates on Dec 30, 2020:

Received the send to the person above you tag. Thank you!

LauraM540 on Oct 5, 2020:

Thanks for the great handmade goodies from the Pick 2 Tag!

bblue on Sep 21, 2020:

Thanks for your "Tag the person above you" tag! It was fun to look through everything; I like it all.

Lonestarchild on Sep 17, 2020:

Thanks so much for the great envies for the I Collect....Tag. These are a great size and fun patterns!

nomadmama on Sep 14, 2020:
ablev92 on Aug 5, 2020:

I just wanted to leave this comment to let you know that your original letter e swap came today!! Thank you so much

Maud1916 on Jul 9, 2020:

Thank you so much for the fabulous tag! The mini (and micro-mini) envelopes are especially cool!

WicKeDGlitTEr on May 2, 2017:

Thank you so much for angeling the one stamp flat mail swap for me :) I think the ice skate is my favorite out of all the items :)

Leekoba on Apr 8, 2017:

Thank you for angeling the don't open until christmas swap!!

btbeth on Feb 12, 2017:

Hello! The One stamp- quick - simple -fun swap you are hosting has a sent date of tomorrow(2/13) but you havent assigned partners to us yet. You also have not been on the site since 2/8 - the last day to sign up for the swap was 2/9 and it is now 2/12 Hope everything is OK and it has just slipped your mind to assign partners for this.

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