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PrettyCraftyTales

PrettyCraftyTales
Date Joined: June 19, 2018
Last Online: July 25, 2024
Birthday: December 19, 1989
Country: India
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About Me

Hi!

Update: 03 Jun 2024: I have resumed swapping through a small Facebook group of crafty friends since few months. Although it is much less than before. I had miscarriage in Feb 2023 and we are trying for another pregnancy. Work + household stuff takes up time and energy. I love happy mail and creative journaling and missed swapping on SwapBot so much as it was always so fun. I’ve started swapping here again. Swaps with farther deadlines are better for me right now. Private swaps are always fun and less overwhelming. So message me if you would like to swap with me.

My name is Prajakta. I am from India. My swap-bot and Instagram profile name is PrettyCraftyTales. I love making crafty things. I’m here to exchange crafty goodies with women of similar taste and hobbies. I also make stickers, planner goodies, beautiful diecuts, scrapbook embellishments , etc. It’s so nice to also receive something handmade or craft supplies from others. Hoping to meet some lovely crafty ladies here! Message me for private swap.

I love watching sci-fi or fantasy movies. My favourite ones are Marvel and DC comics movies. I haven’t watched all of them but many and multiple times! I also love girly movies like Cinderella etc. It is always fun to watch comedy movies and series. My fav series is FRIENDS and currently enjoying Big Bang Theory.

I don’t read fictional books. I love non-fiction - mostly self-development related books. Best book I recently read - ‘Am I there yet’ by Mari Andrew.

I enjoy journaling - creative journaling as well as morning pages. Although I don’t do it daily.

I love plants. I am not experienced in growing plants but I hope to get better at it. Greenery makes me so happy!

I am a born-again Christian believer. But, let’s say it is my faith and belief and not a materialistic religion.

My kinda people: humble, kind, open-minded, honest, chatty, etc.

My likes and dislikes: I love making/sending and receiving paper craft goodies having happy colours. Black is fine as long as it is shiny! These days I love vintage style too. I love shimmery and sparkly stuff, foiled stationery, diecuts, patterned papers, etc. I love florals, hearts, bows, geometric and any cute/pretty designs, girl designs, household theme, etc. I love love love goodies by Maggi Holmes, Amy Tangerine, American crafts, Kikki K, Cocoa Daisy etc. All these are not generally available in India. Kawaii - not a fan of it. I would love to receive something handmade as well as craft supplies which I can use in my projects. Would love pretty postage stamps (used), anything with botanical theme/illustrations, pressed flowers, handmade papers, stickers (washi stickers or other good quality), rubber or silicone stamps, stencils, metal dies, mixed media (supplies or your art), lace, textured papers, dried flowers, etc. I like to do watercolouring but I am not that good at illustration, so would be great to swap any crafty stuff or stickers for pretty original illustrations of florals/girls/nature/houses etc.

Vintage goodies (old/used stuff from thrift shops or Op Shops). Anything from thrift shops would be great!!! We don’t have thrift shops here. I have quite a good variety of fake vintage ephemera which shops sell these days so I am looking for something from thrift shops. But, I won’t mind if you send me vintage looking ephemera. Pretty fabric scraps, laces, buttons, textured stuff, small unique items, trinkets, embossed cards, embossed papers, old letters, envelopes, Deli paper, glassine bags, etc - these will make me super happy!

Bible, Christian faith related goodies for journaling. Love Illustrated faith goodies!

Please don’t send thin poorly printed pattern papers and poorly stamped or printed diecuts. I don’t mind stamped images or prints but they should be crisp, of good quality.

My husband loves green tea and other herbal tea. I don’t mind trying that. ❤️

Postcards: Preferred in envelope.

What I can offer:

I can ofcourse from my usual vintage themed or colourful cute or floral design happy mail which may have stickers, diecuts, stationery, printed elements, stamped goodies, handmade goodies, doilies, tags, etc. But, below is a list of specific items which I have spare:

Beads Printed fabric (cute patterns) Sequins for use on fabric or paper projects. 3D button like sequins Wooden buttons

Ratings

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Comment: Thanks so much! I love everything <3
Response: I am glad you loved it all. Thank you for the rating!
dreamrains rated for FPG: Senders Choice #11 on Jul 23, 2024
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Comment: Prajakta! Wow, what a gorgeous flipbook! I am going to have to take notes on how you constructed it, because there were so many lovely little nooks and tuck spots and pockets! You fit so many goodies inside, and the decorations were pretty as well! I also have to mention how much I loved all the postage stamps on the outer envelope. Thank you for a wonderful swap! ~Bee
Response: ☺️☺️ I am so glad that you loved the happy mail. Thank you for such a kind comment and rating. Happy crafting!
Lolcw rated for FPG: Paper Galore #4 on Jul 23, 2024
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Comment: Thank you for a lovely swap!!
Response: I am glad you loved it. Thank you for the rating! :)
SkaGirl rated for Die cuts & Washi tapes swap on Jul 14, 2024
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Comment: I love everything, thank you! :)
Response: I am glad you loved everything :) Thank you for the rating!
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Comment: Lovely assortment of napkins. My favorite being the birds. I will use them to make homemade post cards. Something I like to do when I have a relaxing day to myself. Thank you for providing ones I can use quickly. Happy Swapping.
Response: I am so glad that you loved it and could find use for it. Thank you so much for the rating. Happy swapping 😊
ultracinematik rated for Profile Based Happy Mail #01 on Jul 8, 2024
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Comment: You lovely envelope and super creative accordion pocket were absolutely brutalized by the postal system. It arrived mangled and open (taped over) on one side and the pocket was in 5+ pieces, but it seems the contents are all accounted for. Thank you for all the fun stickers and papers to use in my own crafting. Hope you're feeling well. 💌
Response: Thank you for informing me about the condition of mail made by postal services. It’s sad that this happened but I guess we can’t do anything about their ‘checking’ the mail 🥲 I am very grateful for your kind rating and comment. Means a lot! I am well :) Happy crafting. Take care.
Bo rated for Private swap between Bo and Prajakta on Dec 17, 2022
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Comment: Dear Prajakta, Thank you for re-sending the swap. I love all the goodies you have sent me and that flip book is adorable. :)
Response: So glad it reached this time. Happy that you liked it all. Thank you for the rating and comment :)
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Comment: Oh my goodness Prajakta, what a box full of joy. I absolutely love everything as always! 😍😍😍 I love the Christmas stickers that you made and the flipbooks. They are so gorgeous! I adore the handmade envelopes.The Maggie Holmes embellishments are so pretty. I love all of the vintage items as well. And the wax stamps are so great! I love the washi tapes, and the rainbow confetti (they would be great for Unicorn themed mail).Thank you so so much for doing yet another private swap with me! Always a pleasure to swap with you. Happy swapping! Annabelle xoxoxo 🥰😃😍💕💟💌💜
Response: Glad to know you loved it all! Thank you so much for the rating and a lovely comment ☺️ Enjoy the goodies. Take care and happy crafting :)
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Comment: Thanks for these floral and botanical items! Take care
Response: Thank you for the rating and comment. Enjoy :)
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Comment: Thank you for the package of supplies I will definitely be using these items in my crafts. :)
Response: Wow that reached super fast! Enjoy!
DPClamavi rated for AMA: Interactive ATC #4 - Int'l on Oct 24, 2022
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Comment: I was so happy to get your mail today ! Thank you for resending, I love this ATC and the extras :) Take care.
Response: Awesome! It reached quickly!
shine2sparkle rated for Happy Mail #4 on Oct 17, 2022
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Comment: Thank you for the sweet happy mail I love it very much
Response: Yay! Thank you for the rating and comment :)
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Comment: Thank you! I love everything!!!
Response: Glad you loved it. Thank you for the rating!
Lolcw rated for IS: One Page Wonder Flipbook on Oct 7, 2022
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Comment: Thank you! I love it!
Response: Yay! Glad you loved it. Thank you for the rating :)
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Comment: Thank-you so much for the very cute & stamp filled swap <3 I loved everything :)
Response: Glad you loved it! Thank you for the rating and lovely comment! Have a great time ahead :)
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Comment: Thank you very much for the floral happy mail - receiving it made my day!
Response: Aww that’s so sweet. Glad you loved it! :) Have a great time ahead.
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Comment: Thank you for the beautiful handmade card!
Response: Glad you liked it! Thank you for the rating and comment :)
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Comment: Thank you so much for the beautiful dupatta. Now I just need to make a salwar kameez to match it. It was so pretty when I opened it up.
Response: Happy that you loved it 😊 Have fun shopping for the new salwar kameez fabric. Thank you for the rating :)
ultracinematik rated for AMA: Always Abstract #1 on Aug 19, 2022
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Comment: Thank you for the lovely painted papers and other papery delights. 💌
Response: I am so glad that you liked it! Thank you for the rating and comment :)
LiisaS rated for CPG: Butterfly Happy Mail - GLOBAL on Aug 18, 2022
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Comment: Such a lovely swap! Thank you so much!!! I adore those small butterfly stickers🥰
Response: Glad you loved it! Thank you for the rating and comment. :)

Rating Overview

Overall Hearts Stars Hosted
5.0000 179 15 15
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Comments

carol on Feb 24, 2024:

Thanks so much for the lovely handpainted PC! Would you believe it just arrived? It's marked as WIYM: All Group Anniversary Aug.20, 2022! Kind of amazing it finally arrived. I can't find that swap to rate you, so I'm posting my appreciation here.

simcoe54 on Dec 19, 2022:

Hope you have a Happy Birthday!!

HappyMom on Aug 11, 2022:

Prajakta - thank you so much for the beautiful ATCs you shared with me. You are so talented! I'm thrilled to add these to my collection ❤️ And an extra bonus - they arrived on my birthday!

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Bellalesa on Jul 24, 2022:

Honey are you the lady that what trade I had you did or idea...what I could come up with was the profile de stash...bonus from host.if not .can you try again. I'm confused by this one..thanks 9th

bostianh on Mar 3, 2022:

Thank you so very much for the beautiful surprise wish from FTLOC#1 January.

bostianh on Jan 9, 2022:

Thank you so much for the For The Love Of Crafting wishlist. Everything was so fun, the postage stamps you used are beautiful, and it was such a wonderful surprise.

bethe on Nov 29, 2021:

Thank you so much for the lovely package from October FTLOC #1 wishes! I love all of the goodies especially the hand painted floral cut outs. They are beautiful! I also adore the stickers I can color and cut, all of the hand-cut die cuts and little inspirational cards. I love it ALL! Thank you for such a pretty package of happy mail!

wolfeagle on Dec 30, 2020:

hny

takehimaway on Nov 11, 2020:

I think I have some stuff you may like - would you be interested in a private swap?

ariestess on Aug 22, 2020:

He-ey there! I'm AJ, one of your partners for the ESG: Positive Partners Profile Perk swap. Here's hoping these graphics brighten your day!

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