Swap-bot Time: January 17, 2020 10:11 am


Date Joined: October 23, 2008
Last Online: January 16, 2020
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 BuJo and loving it.

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, keep your pets away my swaps), fish, Coconut, cigarette smoke


  • WASHI-tapes! (Even 1m samples are very welcome)
  • BuJo and Journaling stickers etc
  • Alphabet/letter and words stickers/embellishments
  • Anything Viking/Middle Age/Victorian
  • (Green) Tea (remember to check out my allegies)
  • 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
  • Vintage Nudes
  • Nightmare before Christmas + Jack Skellington
  • Old maps
  • silk and velvet
  • transparent 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)


Comment: Thank you Maiju for the Wonderful letter, I enjoyed reading it. Best wishes for completing bucket list. Stickers, doilii all are nice.
Comment: Thank you for the letter! In really love the picture behind the letter and some extras from you😁😁
riftvegan rated for Interest Me No. 73 on Oct 17, 2019
Comment: Oh how interesting! Herbs for the Mediaeval Household, great font too. Did you enjoy the book?
dustcollector rated for I am not from here PC on Oct 16, 2019
Comment: Thank you. It's a great card. The dog mail sticker is cute.
LoveThis rated for I am not from here PC on Oct 8, 2019
Comment: thankyou very much for the card :)
me2az50 rated for Autumn ATC Swap 2 - Leaves on Sep 28, 2019
Comment: Thank you for the cute ATC. I really liked the background.
bjansen rated for September ATC #1 International on Sep 26, 2019
Comment: Thanks so much ;)
lorencz rated for Bit of history PC #10 on Sep 18, 2019
Comment: Thank you for the old boat PC. I love looking at old scenes too. Don't forget to write your ID name on the bank next time, haha. Best wishes.
Response: Thanks for the rating. all of my swaps should have my name-sticker on the back, sorry if I forgot to put one to your card.
PostcardAl rated for Bit of history PC #10 on Sep 12, 2019
Comment: hello Maiju -- thanks for the funny "historical sausage" card :) Best, al
Wyopenpal rated for Quick Sticker Swap - August on Aug 18, 2019
Comment: Thanks for the extras!
jessnewson98 rated for International Nerdy Pen Pals! on Jul 5, 2019
Comment: Hi Maiju! Thank you ever so much for your brilliantly crafted and very creative letter, i love it to pieces! I was so happy when it arrived! Also, I seriously love your handwriting! Thanks again for the letter; I hope you have a tremendous weekend :)
Comment: Hello Maiju! I love the post card. Thanks!
lob rated for International Snail Mail Penpals on Jun 27, 2019
Comment: Such an interesting person! I hope we continue to write for quite a while.
Comment: Thank you!!! I love this Maulwurf postcard. It's the first of its kind that I've received in all my years of swapping.
Littleroo rated for Mail Tag Swap #4 on Jun 15, 2019
Comment: Thank you so much. You went above and beyond on this and I just love everything.
Readergirl rated for 5-10 Random Facts PC Swap #1 INTL on Jun 13, 2019
Comment: My son speaks German. One of my very good friends is also 6ft Thanks for the card
PixelPixie rated for Pokemon and a Friend on Jun 10, 2019
Comment: So sorry I am late to rate! Thank you so much for the Celebri ATC ! It is adorable! I love it! I like the little swap business card you sent too. What a neat idea!
Comment: Lovely letter!!! I'll be replying shortly <3 I'm looking forward to being penpals we've got a lot in common.
elliecf rated for 5-10 Random Facts PC Swap #1 INTL on Jun 8, 2019
Comment: Thank you for the lovely postcard <3 I’m part-time goth too!
bjansen rated for Themed Washi Swap #4: Food 🍓 on Jun 7, 2019

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Itti on Jul 2, 2019:

Hi! As a snake lover I thought the Scales 'n' Tails Swapbot group might be up your alley!

T4yl0rb on Apr 29, 2019:

Hi there! I was wondering if you’ve received my swap from bujo goodies? It’s coming from Canada so I don’t know how long it would typically take. Let me know if you have any questions

sebastian122 on Apr 29, 2013:

Please read

Cathleya on Nov 5, 2012:

Thank you for being a member of LetterSet Lovers! Group. We will soon have new and fun swaps. Hope you will join us!! ^-^ Letter Set

Cocoa on Nov 27, 2011:

Hi, I hope you read my profile before you make my ATC for Victorian Christmas ATC. Thanks :)

brighid82 on Jul 29, 2011:

Welcome to Swap-Bot Witches United!!

Laynie on Apr 27, 2011:

Hi there. I was wondering if you had received my pc for the "Harry Potter Movie PC Swap" yet? It was sent a while ago. I know it probably takes a while to get to Finland, but I'm just checking in:)

Sorry about your troubles...Happy Swapping!


Omi on Feb 21, 2011:

Going ahead and resending the Living History Penpals letter swap. If it's not there by now, it probably got lost. It will go out in the mail to you tomorrow!

LeosMom4Life on Sep 14, 2010:

For joining my swap ! If you have any questions please PM me !

Laurenbujo on Sep 13, 2010:

I just posted a new ATC swap in the Horror Fans United group! Please Come check it out! sign up by Sept 30th!!

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