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It's Time...."A Very Vintage Valentine Swap"!....Please sign up now!

Sunday, December 7, 2008

Hello Ladies, .....I hope you all have had a relaxing Sunday,....because if you're like me, the week ahead will be filled with holiday preparations!.....I LOVE this time of year & all that goes into it!.....but if I can, I would so appreciate you taking a break from all you have to do, just for a minute..... I know it seems a bit early, & I realize all your thoughts at the moment are holiday ones......However, before we know it another very sweet day will be upon us...that being St. Valentines Day!.....And in anticipation, I am continuing my series of "vintage" inspired swaps into the new year, 2009!.....I am announcing my 3rd one, my Very Vintage Valentine's Swap!.....Please take a minute or two to sign up!! All you need to do is to leave me a comment, here on my blog, along with e-mailing me ( with your answers to a few simple questions!.....You may sign up from now till Monday, December 29th..... On Friday, January 2nd, I will e-mail each of you with your partner!.....You will then have till Wednesday, January 21st to send out your swap box!.....St. Valentine"s Day is one that is very "old-fashioned"......a day dedicated to charming gestures "from the heart" & "tiny treasures wrapped in ribbons"!.....Let us approach it as such!....Please make your swap boxes as "pretty" as possible, spending only up to $20 before postage!....Use your imagination!...."pretty" does not have to mean expensive!.....So Ladies, I invite you all to sign up!......Now back to all the decorating, wrapping & baking!.....& Merry Christmas to you all!......Your friend, Heidi Xo

Leave a comment on this blog only, letting me know you would like to participate in the swap. Then email me immediately at , sending in the following form completely filled out so that I have your information.
Mailing Address:
Email Address:
Would you be willing to swap with an international partner?:
Decorating style (vintage, modern, country, primitive, glam, funky etc!):
Any likes/dislikes (ie. anything you especially love or collect versus things you dislike):
Favorite candle scents:
Favorite confections:
Favorite flower:
Do you prefer your valentines red, pink or another color altogether?

After you have emailed me the filled out form, I will email you back a confirmation, letting you know that I have you down for the swap. Make sure you receive an email back from me.. if you don't receive a confirmation within a day or two, email me again so that I don't miss anyone who wants to be involved! I will leave the swap open for signing up until December 29th, and then will assign partners to each of you on January 2nd. The boxes should be sent by January 21st, so that everyone will have their valentines in time for the special day!.....Thank-you so much again for your interest!
P.S. Feel free to use this graphic and add it as a button to your blogs, or post about the swap!!


Princess Of Pink December 8, 2008 at 1:50 AM  

I am in, and emailing you!!


Elise December 8, 2008 at 8:18 AM  

Ooh, this sounds like fun!! I think I will have recouped from all the other swaps by then!!

Anonymous,  December 8, 2008 at 12:42 PM  

I'll join in too!

Suzie Button December 8, 2008 at 3:23 PM  

I'm signing up too! I'll probably not get to the questions tonight though, too much going on, but I'll email them tomorrow morningish. Thanks! Suzie

mysteryhistorymom December 8, 2008 at 3:25 PM  

Of course you know I am in, Sweetie! Such a lovely day... Lori

Elizabeth December 8, 2008 at 3:32 PM  

I knew you'd do this, so I've already been putting stuff aside!! Count me in, I"ll email you tonight or tomorrow.

Love your new header, also.

wendy December 8, 2008 at 4:24 PM  

I would love to be included.


Melissa December 8, 2008 at 6:31 PM  

Hi Sweetie,
Count me in on this one too!!

Lisa December 8, 2008 at 7:37 PM  

I would love to join the swap!

Seeking Simplicity December 8, 2008 at 7:43 PM  

Oh... I'm signing up for the Valentine swap....

and I just posted pictures of what I rec'd and what I sent out in your very Vintage Christmas swap.

Shiree December 9, 2008 at 2:07 AM  

hello, I really enjoyed your Vintage Pink Christmas swap - so yes lease I would like to be in for this one too,
cheers, Shree

Melissa December 9, 2008 at 3:21 AM  

I would like to join in. I'm new to your blog, but my sister is Seeking Simplicity! I saw on her blog about your vintage Christmas swap. Anyway, I'll email you my answers tonight after work! I love Valentine's Day!

cakegirl December 9, 2008 at 6:06 AM  

I have faith thaat this one will not disappoint so count me in.

nancijin December 9, 2008 at 6:48 AM  

I am hooked, just finished my first swap and was thrilled
thank you for hosting this

jayne December 9, 2008 at 2:22 PM  

Hi Heidi
The Christmas swap was so much fun , I am in for this too!

Brenda Seaholm-Wampler December 9, 2008 at 9:06 PM  

I so want to play! I will email you your form shortly!

KatCollects December 9, 2008 at 11:31 PM  

Hi Heidi,
I would love to join one of your swaps again! I am hoping to be back on my feet at least some by the first of January if all goes well so count me in : ) Thank you

Kids Napping? I'm Scrapping! December 9, 2008 at 11:44 PM  

Sounds de-light-ful! I would love to join! :) I will email you my answers to your ?s right now! Hugs.

BailiwickDesigns December 10, 2008 at 8:54 AM  

After such a lovely Christmas swap with you, my faith in swaps has been restored! I'd love to join the Valentine swap. ::Jill

mommyholly December 10, 2008 at 9:12 AM  

FOR SURE!!! I am so excited, woo! :)

Wendy December 10, 2008 at 10:33 AM  

This sounds like so much fun! Sign me up. Will email you shortly. Wendy

Liz December 10, 2008 at 12:23 PM  

I'm in too. :) Thanks Natalie!

countrygirl3031 December 10, 2008 at 1:31 PM  

I'm in...thanks for hosting!


The little things December 10, 2008 at 9:21 PM  

can i play too? I'm strting to enjoy this swapping business!! woo hoo!

Donna December 10, 2008 at 10:14 PM  

I love Valentines Day and this swap sounds like so much fun !!

TheFairyyellowbugQueen December 11, 2008 at 12:22 AM  

I've been looking for a Valentine Swap and found it. Happily joining in...Norma Conway

Kana Conger,  December 11, 2008 at 6:41 AM  

Please count me in!! I love to swap.

Kana Conger

Kimberly December 11, 2008 at 8:36 AM  

Oooo, yes please! A pretty romantic swap sounds dreamy. Thank you!

kb December 11, 2008 at 3:27 PM  

Count me in I love I loved your last swap...

splummer December 12, 2008 at 2:26 AM  

I sent my info and email before I made a comment. Guess I was so excited about this swap I forgot. Thanks for having these swaps, they are awesome!


katia December 12, 2008 at 3:38 AM  

I would love to join the swap but being italian living in italy i do not know if i can take part to! please let me know

Denise K. December 12, 2008 at 11:39 AM  

Hello! I am a new reader and would love to join the "Very Vintage Valentine Swap!" Please add my name to your list and I will send you an e-mail shortly! Thank you! :-)

Teasel December 12, 2008 at 11:51 AM  

Hi Heidi--
I'm in also and sent you an email. (Tara)

Susan December 13, 2008 at 4:36 AM  

Would love to join in on this swap.

Denise K. December 13, 2008 at 5:17 PM  

Hi there! I just wanted to check in as I hadn't received an e-mail confirmation yet and wanted to make sure you got my e-mail with all my info. Thanks so much! Can't wait to participate!

She'sSewPretty December 13, 2008 at 6:18 PM  

Oh! I would love to join. I have lots and lots of vintage valentines to share!

Angela December 14, 2008 at 4:18 AM  

I would love to participate.

Lady and Librarian December 14, 2008 at 8:07 AM  

I found your blog thru a friend and would love to participate! Emailing you now!

bryce_suzanne December 14, 2008 at 9:47 AM  

I am interested in the swap, will email you

Trish December 15, 2008 at 1:43 PM  

I'm in! I love your swaps Heidi!!


Stop by my blog for a giveaway!!

Erzebat December 15, 2008 at 3:23 PM  

sign me up please! I love doing swaps! (mauh) Liz

Debb December 16, 2008 at 5:01 AM  

sign me for your swap.Jan. 21 is my birthdasuch a greatd dayi will email you later.

bv December 16, 2008 at 12:58 PM  

I want in! Sign me up!!

Terri December 16, 2008 at 5:42 PM  

Heidi, I love your swaps. Please count me in!

Carrie December 16, 2008 at 9:47 PM  

I heart Valentine's Day! Put me on the list!!!

Mary Bennett December 17, 2008 at 1:47 AM  

You have a fantastic blog! I love it and I already signed up for the Valentine Swap but here is my comment I forgot, sorry.......
I filled out everything yo wanted to know and mailed it to you hope you got it.
Merry Christ-mas.

Anonymous,  December 17, 2008 at 10:47 AM  

This is my 2nd swap! Your daughter Mallory was my first swap partner! I am so excited about a valentines swap! I will be emailing you shortly!

Stacey December 17, 2008 at 5:13 PM  

Me, me, me!! I want to be in the swap please. I really enjoyed the Christmas swap. :)


Dori December 17, 2008 at 5:56 PM  

Sounds like fun !! Count me in

Antiques and More December 18, 2008 at 6:48 AM  

Please count me in..this will be my very first swap...I'm so excited to be in on the fun!

texasdaisey December 18, 2008 at 7:12 AM  

I would love to join in a swap. I am in. Debbie

Anonymous,  December 18, 2008 at 9:32 AM  

Thank you for hosting -- I am definately in!

Sweet Treasures of Home December 18, 2008 at 2:52 PM  

Hello Heidi,

I am so happy I visited your blog this evening. I would love to be on the list for the Vintage Valentine Swap. Blessings, Deanna Huggard

Nerissa Alford December 18, 2008 at 5:04 PM  

Please sign me up for this wonderful sounding swap :) I couldn't resist! I just finished the snowflake swap over at Holly's.
Thank you for hosting!
I'll send you an email shortly.

Christine Edwards December 19, 2008 at 6:57 AM  

Heidi, would love to participate in another one of your swaps. Thanks for hosting!

Vintagesquirrel December 19, 2008 at 5:05 PM  

This sounds like a fabulous swap. Please add me to your list.

Megryansmom December 20, 2008 at 3:50 AM  

This sounds like fun, please count me in!

scarlettm December 21, 2008 at 5:05 PM  

Would love to participate!


Irene ~ RE~VINTAGED December 21, 2008 at 8:54 PM  

Hi, have just come accross your blog and would love to be involved all the way from hot windy Melbourne Australia! Never been in a swap but would love to have a go! Irene :)

Michele December 23, 2008 at 5:56 AM  

Sounds lovely. Thank you for hosting this!

Mindy December 23, 2008 at 6:06 AM  

I am very excited! Thank you!

Melissa December 23, 2008 at 2:28 PM  

i am so in and so excited!

Lyndsey Newton December 23, 2008 at 8:39 PM  

This is new to me, but I would love to be involved-I love Valentine's Day-especially since my birthday is the day before!!

Mary December 24, 2008 at 10:41 AM  

with a broken hand, i have missed all things Christmas, cast will be off by then, I am in

Alice,  December 24, 2008 at 3:11 PM  

Dear Heidi,
I'd love to join too!

Stevie K December 24, 2008 at 6:27 PM  

Please sign me up for your swap! I did email you Monday I believe it was with all my info. Thank you!!

Merry Christmas!
Stevie K

Fleur de Bee December 27, 2008 at 1:10 AM  

I was just told about this. I would LOVE to join in and will email you! Looking forward to getting to know you better as well!

Happy Holidays!

xo Molly

Queenie Jeannie December 27, 2008 at 9:29 AM  

Just heard about this! I'll email you in a second!!!!

Anonymous,  December 27, 2008 at 11:03 AM  

I would love to be in this swap. Please sign me up!

love2tea December 27, 2008 at 12:54 PM  

I would also love to be part of this Valentines Day swap! Janet

Lorri December 27, 2008 at 6:46 PM  

I would like to particiapte in the Valentine Swap! Sending you an email

scrapdiva71 December 27, 2008 at 8:58 PM  

I'd love to join this swap! I'll email shortly!!

Linda Lilly Cottage. December 28, 2008 at 5:23 AM  

Hi I would love to join in this gorgeous swap,,presuming it is open to international visitors ( Australia) and that I am not too late. Seems like it iwill be Valentines day in a flash, then Easter then...oh lets not get too far ahead of ourselves!! Kiss Noises Linda Lilly Cottage, emailing you now hope it is not too late..

Melinda December 28, 2008 at 9:04 AM  

okay sister is also Seeking Simplicity and after seeing all the fabulous stuff she gets and gives and all the fun in these swaps...I decided to give this one a try. This will be my FIRST official swap...and I love Valentine's what a better way to begin. I will email you my answers next!

CONNIE December 28, 2008 at 1:45 PM  

Hello, Heidi!

Pls count me in for your vintage valentine swap...looking forward to it...

Connie B

Anonymous,  December 29, 2008 at 6:29 AM  

So glad I stopped here today!!! This will be my first swap and I'm super excited! :)

Huskerbabe December 29, 2008 at 10:12 AM  

Please add me. I enjoyed your last swap and am ready for something new!

hydrangeaskies December 29, 2008 at 12:35 PM  

I am emailing you now! What a fun swap! :)

Michele-thisgoodday December 29, 2008 at 1:39 PM  

Heidi, I'd love to join you all if I can...emailing my info now. Thanks!
michele :)

Sue December 29, 2008 at 2:31 PM  

I am so glad I checked your blog today! I would love to participate in the Valentine Swap - it will be my first one and sounds fun! I will email you my info now.


Sabii Wabii December 29, 2008 at 7:43 PM  

I'm in how fun and I love your button!
"running with scissors"

Sabii Wabii December 29, 2008 at 7:43 PM  

I'm in how fun and I love your button!
"running with scissors"

Drama queens mum December 30, 2008 at 6:16 AM  

Hi. I'd like to do the swap. Is it too late to get in on it? Lori from Moonflowers sent me.

Priscila December 30, 2008 at 8:02 AM  

UI hope its not to late to join. If it is its ok! I emailed you my info

Shannon Hatfield December 31, 2008 at 10:00 AM  

I learned of the swap from Tricia's blog just today! I hope I am not too late! This would be my first Valentine's swap! I have e-mailed my info..

Simply This and That December 31, 2008 at 1:05 PM  

Just discovered your Blog and I Love it! I would love to participate in your Vintage Valentine Swap! I love Valentines Day. Count me in. ooxx`jodi

Jan and Tom December 31, 2008 at 1:06 PM  

Hi Heidi...

I want to participate in the Valentine Swap! I am so looking forward to this!!!


Cottage Rose December 31, 2008 at 5:21 PM  

Hey Heidi;

oh oh sign me up too, I want in, I love the swaps you host, I love to meet new friends.....


Joyce December 31, 2008 at 5:52 PM  

I absolutely love valentines, the more vintage the better! Sign me up, please. E-mail will follow!

FRENCH LAUNDRY December 31, 2008 at 11:41 PM  

I would love to join this fun event...I am emailing you right now!


The Papered Rabbit January 2, 2009 at 5:16 AM  

I would love to join in this swap. I found you through This That and The Other. She said we had until January 3rd to sign up, so I hope I can still get in!

Isn't red a fun color?!


Gretchen January 2, 2009 at 2:47 PM  


Please sign me up for you Very Vintage 2009 Valentine Swap. I will e-mail you my answers to the questions.



DeDe Ray January 2, 2009 at 3:52 PM  

I'm so excited to join in my first "Blog Swap"! Thank you for hosting and I can't wait to get my info for my "Valentine"! I'll be emailing you shortly.
Happy New Year!

glitter January 2, 2009 at 9:15 PM  

I emailed you my information yesterday and Dec 31st. Looking forward to the swap!

Anonymous,  January 3, 2009 at 5:23 AM  

sounds like fun...count me in

Anonymous,  January 3, 2009 at 5:43 PM  

I hope I'm not too late to join. This will be my first swap. Valentine's day is very special to me since it's also my b-day. Thanks for a great idea.Will email you right now.

CherryTreeLane January 4, 2009 at 8:26 PM  

I just saw this! SO BUMMED I missed out!

Carol January 5, 2009 at 5:44 PM  

Yes, I am a little disappointed that I missed this too!!! But the early bird gets the worm. Happy New Year and I hope this isn't the start of a disappointing one for me!

Leigh January 7, 2009 at 5:00 PM  

Shoot! I would have loved to have joined. If you need an extra, let me know.

"J" January 12, 2009 at 2:18 PM  

I'm guessing I missed out on this?!?!?! I just heard about it today! If there are ANY other late extra's let me know!!!! I would love to join in!!!!


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