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Friday, 26 April 2013

International 'Virtual' Meet anyone?

Would anyone else like to take part in this 'virtual' meet?

I ran it past a few people who I know (like me!) live in far flung areas and find it difficult sometimes to reach meet up venues (unavailable trains, families, etc etc....)  I'm currently getting together responses.  A lot of people who came to the sewing blog community (like I did) through Sew Weekly are 'floating around' now and hitching up to various Sewalongs.  I thought it would be fun it we could have a reunion here (on the blog - not here where I live, just to clear up any misunderstanding) and welcome anyone else who might like to join in.  Just answer a few questions!

What do you like to eat and drink?
What fabric/pattern have you just bought?
What are you currently making/going to make next?
Have you anything you'd like to swap?
Anything else you'd like to say?
Send me a photo of you wearing a creation and enjoying a meal/drink!


I'll be happy for you to 'lift' the photos/info off my blog so you can stick them on your own and get to know a few more sewers out there.

Look forward to hearing from you!

6 comments:

  1. I would join but it looks as if you want people who are actually in your area so that you can meet for lunch - is that right, or is this a blog meetup? If you want to let me know, my blog is sarahlizsewstyle.blogspot.com

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  2. No, it's just meant to be a 'virtual' meet for a bit of fun. It's on the blog only. I haven't any experience of doing this, so I don't know if it's a common thing to do or not? The idea is to send a photo of yourself and some info of what you might want to swap.

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  3. I'm in, I'll email all the details soon. Great idea!!

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  4. Diane, when is the deadline to get the stuff to you? I am sick with this ole asthma right now.. Just let me know,and I will get the info to you.. Do we email it to you? SO fun.. thanks for the invite.

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  5. Hi, thank you for posting a reply on my blog, much appreciated. Yes, I would love to join in. Do we email our photo to you, and the answers to the questions? And, I also have a question that might seem a little silly, but I am not sure what swap means in the sewing blogosphere. Would you mind telling me please ? :-) And, when do you propose to start? I guess we all post your sewing meet on our blogs, and then other people would find out. I am not sure how these things work, but I think that is one way to get the word out.

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