Ongoing Ornament Swap 2021 (Sign Up NOW, Claim through Oct 31)

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Hi! Christy in Southern AZ. I’ll claim for @endymion “star", I dare say it’ll be combo of another theme. Due 10.21
1/0/0

I am adverse to strong scents (perfume, incense) and no tolerance for smoke. I have furry kids (some cats and a dog) but no smoke or other allergens.

My themes include (in no particular order and almost the same as last year :wink: ):

  1. Minions (for my mom)
  2. Norwegian trolls (not the same as gnomes)
  3. Ugly sweater
  4. animals or birds, or whatnot with hats
  5. anything from my pinterest - try this board: ornie wants & inspiration
  6. untraditional taxidermy
  7. RBG, John Lennon, Freddy Mercury, Ziggy Stardust (red,teal, white logo)
  8. Sloth, unicorn, llama (they’re all cute, I actually wish they weren’t so popular)
  9. Loteria - Mexican bingo
  10. balloon animals
  11. artist’s choice - if you’re great at it, and love it, I’ll love it! :smiley:
2 Likes

I claim @lifeinpigtails for an ugly sweater. (Wooo! I was just thinking about making some of these for no reason - now i have a reason!)

Due Oct 21

2/0/0

Hi, I am Susan. I live in Washington state, USA near Seattle.

My List (in no particular order of preference):

  1. Cats
  2. Christmas scenes (not religious), modern or retro / historical
  3. Birds (favorites are Northern Flicker, juncoes, chickadees, crows, shorebirds)
  4. Mountains, trees, cabin life
  5. Books
  6. Winter scenes, snow, snowflakes
  7. Rain/clouds/water
  8. Sailing (modern, or tallships)
  9. Bagels, doughnuts, croissants (I love a sesame bagel toasted & spread with peanut butter, if it matters! And fave donut store is MightyO in Seattle. And chocolate croissants.)
  10. Swedish & Nordic style
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I claim @lilyleaper for Swedish/Nordic! Due Oct 23.

4/2/0

I’m Pam, currently from Illinois. I have a latex allergy. My themes are:

  1. Winter / Christmas rabbit
  2. International style (e.g. Mexican piñata, Russian nesting doll, Japanese Temari, etc)
  3. Retro or Kitschy Christmas
  4. House-moving and the year 2021
  5. Rankin-Bass TV Christmas special, “Santa Claus is Comin’ to Town” OR the movie “Elf”
  6. Any type of sweets: Pie, cake, cookie, candy, jam, gingerbread house, etc
  7. Any type of fruit or veg
  8. Star or geometric shape
  9. Craft-love (esp crochet-love or embroidery-love)
  10. Artist’s Choice of traditional Christmas themes including nativity…but fine if done in non-traditional style

I claim @endymion for International Style something

Due October 23

3/1/2

Hi, I am Linda. I live in NC, USA!

My List:

  1. Trees
  2. Books, library, reading
  3. Birds…I am particularly fond of geese, crows, and flamingos
  4. Sea Life/Beach–I would hang these year round in my window
  5. Stars…most of my tree are star ornaments from past swaps
  6. Insects…I like all insects
  7. Gnomes
  8. Fandoms - Dr. Who, Supernatural, Star Wars,
  9. North Carolina–this is my new state so I have no ornaments representing
  10. Artist Choice
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I claim @aimr for something starry, or gnomey or flamingoey

3/0/0. Due October 24

I’m Edel and I live in Ireland, we’ve recently moved to a new house and so we’ve room for another Christmas tree. So I need all the ornaments.

  1. I’ve bought a pink tree and it’s going to be a flamingo theme, so any flamingo decoration.

  2. We have a Harry potter tree, and have some amazing ornaments on there from swaps (pm me if you want to know what we already have)

  3. My daughter is Disney obsessed, especially Lilo and stitch, Mulan,

  4. We are a house of nerds, two engineers and a science teacher. Anything that represents that.

  5. Robots, especially the old fashioned wind up type designs. Also spaceships from my DH

  6. Tentacles, octopus, kraken

  7. Cheesy kitschy tiki Room,

  8. Traditional Christmas (not religious)

  9. Retro 50s.

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I claim @Edel for Traditional Christmas
Due October 24

3/0/0

I’m Cindy and I live in PEI, Canada. I know sending here can be stupid expensive so please feel free to make flat ornaments.

My list in no particular order
1 Bird, except crows please - bonus if it’s wearing a hat that’s not red
2 Snowmen
3 Stars
4 Hearts
5 Pink Flamingo wrapped in Christmas lights
6 Penguin dressed for winter
7 Snowflakes
8 Mini knit sweater or mittens
9 pink Dinosaur dressed for winter

I claim homerof2 for one of those things…too many choices so I will narrow it down soon.

3/1/2

Hi, I am Linda. I live in NC, USA!

My List:

  1. Trees
  2. Books, library, reading
  3. Birds…I am particularly fond of geese, crows, and flamingos
  4. Sea Life/Beach–I would hang these year round in my window
  5. Stars…most of my tree are star ornaments from past swaps
  6. Insects…I like all insects
  7. Gnomes
  8. Fandoms - Dr. Who, Supernatural, Star Wars,
  9. North Carolina–this is my new state so I have no ornaments representing
  10. Artist Choice
1 Like

I claim @AIMR for a bird.

Due October 25th

2/0/1

I’m Jen and I live in the USA. (Our house has a dog.)

My themes (In no particular order):

  1. Gnomes- the David the Gnome style (like little Santas)
  2. Santa and Mrs. Claus
  3. Gingerbread houses
  4. Sugary treats (like donuts, Icecream, and candy)
  5. Harry Potter (More the aesthetic than direct images from the movies so, not the actors in character but representations of characters are good or things that might be found in a wizarding home.)
  6. knitting/crochet/yarn
  7. Picnics (my 3 yo and I do them all the time- even in the snow.)
  8. My hubby’s fandom is Star Wars.
  9. Cozy/Winter/traditional Christmas (non religious) and also Hanukkah.

Hi! Christy in Southern AZ. I’ll claim for @AntBee for Star Wars. Due 10.25

2/0/0

I am adverse to strong scents (perfume, incense) and no tolerance for smoke. I have furry kids (some cats and a dog) but no smoke or other allergens.

My themes include (in no particular order and almost the same as last year :wink: ):

  1. Minions (for my mom)
  2. Norwegian trolls (not the same as gnomes)
  3. Ugly sweater
  4. animals or birds, or whatnot with hats
  5. anything from my pinterest - try this board: ornie wants & inspiration
  6. untraditional taxidermy
  7. RBG, John Lennon, Freddy Mercury, Ziggy Stardust (red,teal, white logo)
  8. Sloth, unicorn, llama (they’re all cute, I actually wish they weren’t so popular)
  9. Loteria - Mexican bingo
  10. balloon animals
  11. artist’s choice - if you’re great at it, and love it, I’ll love it! :smiley:

I claim @lifeinpigtails for something from her Pinterest. Due Oct 26.

5/2/2

I’m Pam, currently from Illinois. I have a latex allergy. My themes are:

  1. Rabbit
  2. International style (e.g. Mexican piñata, Russian nesting doll, Japanese Temari, etc)
  3. Retro or Kitschy Christmas
  4. House-moving and the year 2021
  5. Rankin-Bass TV Christmas special, “Santa Claus is Comin’ to Town” OR the movie “Elf”
  6. Any type of sweets: Pie, cake, cookie, candy, jam, gingerbread house, etc
  7. Any type of fruit or veg
  8. Star or geometric shape
  9. Craft-love (esp crochet-love or embroidery-love)
  10. Artist’s Choice of traditional Christmas themes including nativity…fine if done in non-traditional style

I claim @endymion for house moving 2021 due Oct 26.
2/1/0

I’m Laura, I live in Ohio, and have a sweet as can be indoor/outdoor cat named Zazzles. No smoke, please!

My themes:

  1. Marching Band Mom
  2. Art Teacher in training
  3. Snowmen
  4. Santa/Mrs. Claus
  5. An ornament that represents your area
  6. The Blacklist (Raymond Reddington, Dembe, and Donald Ressler are favs)
  7. Music
  8. Gardening
  9. Cute Christmas gnomes
  10. Artist Choice
  11. Birds in Christmas hats
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I claim @Lynx2Lancer for Cute Christmas Gnomes, due Oct 28.
2/0/1

I’m Melissa, from Nebraska. I’m allergic to cashews and onions, but I doubt either of those things will come into play here. :laughing:

My themes are:

  1. German Shepherds or Rottweilers
  2. Shiny Brites
  3. Art Deco
  4. Yarn Craft
  5. Llamas
  6. Blow Molds
  7. 19th Century Fashion
  8. Thrifted / 2nd hand materials
  9. Spooky
  10. Miniature

I claim @Lothruin for … maybe a llama? Due Oct 29.

6/3/2

I’m Pam, currently from Illinois. I have a latex allergy. My themes are:

  1. Rabbit
  2. International style (e.g. Mexican piñata, Russian nesting doll, Japanese Temari, etc)
  3. Retro or Kitschy Christmas
  4. House-moving and the year 2021
  5. Rankin-Bass TV Christmas special, “Santa Claus is Comin’ to Town” OR the movie “Elf”
  6. Any type of sweets: Pie, cake, cookie, candy, jam, gingerbread house, etc
  7. Any type of fruit or veg
  8. Star or geometric shape
  9. Craft-love (esp crochet-love or embroidery-love)
  10. Artist’s Choice
  11. Any traditional Christmas or winter theme (including nativity)…non-traditional styles welcome.

I claim @endymion for a fruit or veg :smiley: Due October 29th

1/0/0

I’m Cynthia, I live in beautiful Blacksburg, VA, USA. No allergies but cigarette smoke and strong scents trigger my migraines, so I’d prefer to avoid that if possible. Also no religious items, please.

  1. Welsh Terrier or Wire Haired Fox Terrier (dog breeds)
  2. Nature - plants, stars, moons, suns, planets, shells, leaves, that kind of thing
  3. Tarot
  4. Octopus
  5. Anthropomorphized food
  6. Bright happy colors
  7. Hearts
  8. Christmas trees
  9. Tea
  10. Words for groups of animals (e.g. a “murder” of crows, a “cauldron” of bats, etc.)
  11. Gnomes
  12. Ravens (my favorite bird - not related to anything sports)
  13. Turkeys (I live in Blacksburg, home of the Virginia Tech Hokies - look up the “Hokie” mascot :grin: )
  14. Anything SCIENCE!
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Hi! Christy in Southern AZ. I’ll claim for @Cyn-energy for Christmas Tree. Due 10.30

3/0/0

I am adverse to strong scents (perfume, incense) and no tolerance for smoke. I have furry kids (some cats and a dog) but no smoke or other allergens.

My themes include (in no particular order and almost the same as last year :wink: ):

  1. Minions (for my mom)
  2. Norwegian trolls (not the same as gnomes)
  3. Ugly sweater
  4. animals or birds, or whatnot with hats
  5. anything from my pinterest - try this board: ornie wants & inspiration
  6. untraditional taxidermy
  7. RBG, John Lennon, Freddy Mercury, Ziggy Stardust (red,teal, white logo)
  8. Sloth, unicorn, llama (they’re all cute, I actually wish they weren’t so popular)
  9. Loteria - Mexican bingo
  10. balloon animals
  11. artist’s choice - if you’re great at it, and love it, I’ll love it! :smiley:
1 Like

I claim @lifeinpigtails for Animals or birds in hats sure October 30th.

2/1/0

I’m Summer from Texas. We have no pets to speak of, but I’m highly allergic to latex. Questions are welcome.

Themes

  1. Stars or Space
  2. Goldfish and Pond Life
  3. Cats
  4. Inspired by your childhood
  5. Holly
  6. Artist Choice
  7. Lights
  8. Music
  9. Chubby Birds
  10. Fandoms- LOTR, Star Trek, Doctor Who,…
  11. Megatokyo or Fruits Basket manga
  12. Dinosaurs or Dragons with bonus points if they are from PERN novels.
1 Like

I claim @aufish for cats due October 30.

2/0/0

I’m Cynthia, I live in beautiful Blacksburg, VA, USA. No allergies but cigarette smoke and strong scents trigger my migraines, so I’d prefer to avoid that if possible. Also no religious items, please.

  1. Welsh Terrier or Wire Haired Fox Terrier (dog breeds)
  2. Nature - plants, stars, moons, suns, planets, shells, leaves, that kind of thing
  3. Tarot
  4. Octopus
  5. Anthropomorphized food
  6. Bright happy colors
  7. Hearts
  8. Christmas trees
  9. Tea
  10. Words for groups of animals (e.g. a “murder” of crows, a “cauldron” of bats, etc.)
  11. Gnomes
  12. Ravens (my favorite bird - not related to anything sports)
  13. Turkeys (I live in Blacksburg, home of the Virginia Tech Hokies - look up the “Hokie” mascot :grin: )
  14. Anything SCIENCE!

i claim @Cyn-energy for hearts *ETA - i changed what i’m making.

due 10/31/21
1/0/0
hi - i am mel, i am in canada and super excited to play!! there are no allergies in this house!! i am recycling my whole list from last year…ha.

themes:
1.coffee
2. snowmen/winter
3.green
4.nature
5.knitting/crafts
6. beer or any alcohol but NOT wine, please thats not my jam.
7. swears. yep.
8. retro
9. fave holiday movies: national lampoons or a christmas story
10. baking/canning
11.surprise me.

1 Like

I claim @mel for snowmen/winter due October 31.

3/0/0

I’m Cynthia, I live in beautiful Blacksburg, VA, USA. No allergies but cigarette smoke and strong scents trigger my migraines, so I’d prefer to avoid that if possible. Also no religious items, please.

  1. Welsh Terrier or Wire Haired Fox Terrier (dog breeds)
  2. Nature - plants, stars, moons, suns, planets, shells, leaves, that kind of thing
  3. Tarot
  4. Octopus
  5. Anthropomorphized food
  6. Bright happy colors
  7. Hearts
  8. Christmas trees
  9. Tea
  10. Words for groups of animals (e.g. a “murder” of crows, a “cauldron” of bats, etc.)
  11. Gnomes
  12. Ravens (my favorite bird - not related to anything sports)
  13. Turkeys (I live in Blacksburg, home of the Virginia Tech Hokies - look up the “Hokie” mascot :grin: )
  14. Anything SCIENCE!
1 Like

I claim @Cyn-energy for group words due Nov 1st.

3/1/0

I’m Summer from Texas! We have no pets to speak of, but I’m highly allergic to latex. Questions are welcome.

Themes

  1. Stars or Space
  2. Goldfish and Pond Life
  3. Cats
  4. Inspired by your childhood
  5. Holly
  6. Artist Choice
  7. Lights
  8. Music
  9. Chubby Birds
  10. Fandoms- LOTR, Star Trek, Doctor Who,…
  11. Megatokyo or Fruits Basket manga
  12. Dinosaurs or Dragons with bonus points if they are from PERN novels.