Swap-bot Time: April 16, 2021 3:08 am


Date Joined: October 23, 2008
Last Online: April 16, 2021
Birthday: April 23, 1979
Country: Germany
My historical arts and crafts
My Etsy favorites
Instagram for my stuffed animals
My crafting Instagram

About Me

*** Due German's new ridiculous postal charges, I can only do flat, under 50g swaps. ***

LANGUAGES: Finnish, English, clear and simple (like typed etc) German + Swedish + Japanese (hiragana)

Finnish living in Germany, Pagan, goth, geek, re-enactor, snail-mail fanatic :)

New to YouTubing, I might be talking about it bit too much, haha.

RATS (I had 2), Snakes, Basset hounds, Spiders, wolfs, Dragons

tea, candles, swords, daggers, wooden battleships , books, postcards, letterpapers,

Wicca, Asatru, Shinto, Paganism

WoW, Munchkin, Carcassonne, Magic the gathering, WoD, Secret world, rolegames, Legends of Andor, Evolution

Yarn-o-holic, naalbinding, embroidering, costuming, medieval/viking crafts, silk embroidery floss,

Neil Gaiman, Harry Potter, Mercedes Lackey, Agatha Christie, Kate Mosse, Kate Morton, Maria Lang, Anne Rice, Sookie Stackhouse-saga, Ellis Peters, R.E.Feist, Ben Aaronovich etc

Random things I love about ATC

pearl/opal glitter, round corners, metal, glow-in-the-dark, 'smudged' edges, foreign writing (meaning not English/Finnish/Swedish/German), alchemy/mystic symbols, Japanese/ Korean/ Chinese/ Greek/ Arabian writing, Halloween/ Gothic images, History in any forms possible etc

Favorite Crafts

  • Naalbinding
  • embroidering
  • Cross-stitch
  • German brick stitch
  • historical costuming
  • cardmaking
  • Decos
  • ATCs
  • Soapmaking


Unfortunately I am higly allergic to following things: incense, cherry, nuts, cellery, mustard, hairy animals (please, try to keep your pets away my swaps), fish, Coconut, cigarette smoke

Fav postcards

  • Architectural details
  • carvings (in buildings+furnitures)
  • Nightscenes
  • plushanimals (but no teddies)
  • Food and drinks (without recipe)
  • Anime/cartoon
  • Fantasy
  • Vintage
  • items in museums
  • Vintage nudes
  • watercolor paintings
  • Anything non-touristic
  • art from your local, not that known artists


  • Lace and ribbons (even 5cm pieces are useful for me)
  • (old) Sewing accessories (ie. Old thimbles, embroidery scissors, needle cases etc)
  • Alphabet/letter and words stickers/embellishments
  • Anything Viking/Middle Age/Victorian
  • Hot chocolate
  • Japanese things like Totoro and Monokuro Boo, Samurais and Geishas (generally I don't like much Kawaii)
  • Geeky things, like items made from dice or chipboards or anything to do with World of Warcraft, Terraria, Guildwars, Elder Scrolls and Secret World etc
  • Vintage Nudes
  • Nightmare before Christmas + Jack Skellington
  • Old maps
  • silk and velvet
  • transparent/vellum stickers
  • White Chocolate
  • Strawberry
  • ATC and craft stuff, esp the dark/Gothic
  • Yaoi


  • cute pictures of Babies
  • Normal Valentine's day stuff like pink hearts etc
  • Diddl
  • Most flowers (unless they are realistic/photos)
  • Puppies and kitties (unless it's Basset Hound or Wiener)
  • Cherries
  • Cruelty
  • Pushy believers (no matter which religion)
  • Leaky calligraphy pens x)
  • Yellow and orange and Pink
  • Coffee
  • 70's patterns/design
  • Most Anime characters (excluding Totoro, Soot spites, Les Bijoux, Fruits Basket and Paradise Kiss)


LadyTbird rated for Alphabet ATC - N on Apr 12, 2021
Comment: Thank you so much for the lovely ATC. I love that you chose "nest" -- perfect for both the letter "N" and for spring!
Burger1girl rated for Sticker Swap on Apr 10, 2021
Comment: Thank you so much for the stickers, I love the pack of small stickers. I use them for my journal and envelopes. I have never seen one like the cars before, cute! Thank you again!
Comment: Thank you!
nanadiana rated for Postcards from your place on Apr 5, 2021
Comment: Thank you for the Regensburg postcard. I love the architecture of old buildings and bridges. You live a very beautiful place! Take care!
dorcii rated for Instagram ❤❤❤❤ on Apr 3, 2021
Comment: Thank you very much for your comments :)
Lilyhax rated for Postcards from your place on Apr 3, 2021
Comment: Thank you for the UNESCO postcard and cute stamp.
chimerix rated for Alphabet ATC - L on Apr 2, 2021
Comment: Thank you for the lovely Leaves ATC and the extras to craft with. Aloha
Comment: Thank you for the lovely old town from Sweden :)
annim rated for Instagram ❤❤❤❤ on Mar 30, 2021
Comment: Kiitos kommenteista! :)
soyprincesa2 rated for Instagram ❤❤❤❤ on Mar 28, 2021
Comment: Ahhh thanks so much for your nice comments on my IG. I appreciate it! I look forward to making many more posts in that account. I hope you can try junk journaling. It is so much fun!
Honeyloveart rated for Instagram ❤❤❤❤ on Mar 28, 2021
Comment: Thanks for the love!
CraftyShana76 rated for Instagram ❤❤❤❤ on Mar 28, 2021
Comment: Thank you for checking out my IG. I’m going to follow back if ok?
Arhel rated for Postcards from your place on Mar 26, 2021
Comment: Thank you for the beautiful view - a lovely photo of a lovely city!
ycuddles rated for Video game location ATC #1 on Mar 22, 2021
Comment: Dear Maiju, thank you a lot for your beautiful ATCs!! I'm astonished you included that Vox Machina's shiny logo. Also in love with the envelope and the piece of paper you included. :) Best wishes!!
ddoherty6138 rated for Alphabet ATC - K on Mar 22, 2021
Comment: Maiju Thank you for the KEY ATC and the extra postcards. I really like the butterfly key. Take care, denise
Lotusemilia rated for Discworld ATC on Mar 17, 2021
Comment: Kiitos hienosta ATC:sta! Kirjastonhoitaja on ehdottomasti hieno hahmo.
Sequoia183 rated for Alphabet ATC - J on Mar 15, 2021
Comment: Love this! Thanks for the goodies too.
hanifahsekar98 rated for Questions ?? Fun ?? Email on Mar 12, 2021
Comment: Thanks for answering! it was really nice reading your answer!
Intrinzica rated for Questions ?? Fun ?? Email on Mar 11, 2021
Comment: Thank you!

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FranciscaKarsono77 on Nov 13, 2020:

Hellooo... Greetings from Australia, I'm a newbie at Swapbot!! I love papercrafts in general: from cardmaking, flatmail, flipbook, mini album, junk journal, loaded envelope, loaded bag, pocket letter, ATC, tags/bookmarks, mixed media / altered arts, memorydex, embellishments (charms, fridge magnets, rosettes/bows, pegs, pins, altered paperclips). Likes - soft & light pastel colours, blue colours, and muted colours; Vintage, rose & shabby chic, fantasy, whimsical, flowers, butterflies, birds, magical & mythical creatures, lace, ribbons & fairies. Spring is my fav time of the year. https://www.instagram.com/franciscakarsono/

yunasy on Mar 28, 2020:

Thank you so much for being my angel for the ATC International - Sender's Choice. It's very pretty! I like the little pearls on the corners

Spencerette on Jun 2, 2010:

Thanks for joining Harry Potter Fans Worldwide.

mountaingirl101 on May 19, 2010:

Welcome to the Blood Countess ATC Swap! Should be a good one!!!


ocean11 on Sep 6, 2009:

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Just wanted to let you know I created a new ATC swap with Tim Burton as theme for the new Foundation 42-group.
I hope you will like the swap and maybe join ...
Just 1 week left to sign up! If you have any questions or suggestion, feel free to pm me :-)

lovetherain on Jul 3, 2009:

Hello, I mailed out your Fairytale postcard today.

Avalance on May 7, 2009:

<3<3<3 to you xox

NaughtyElf on Feb 7, 2009:

Thanks for joining the Character/Historical Journal swap!

NaughtyElf on Feb 4, 2009:

Thanks for joining Keepers of Avalon! Hope you have fun with us!

aghebert on Oct 28, 2008:


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