Monday, 19 May 2008

Round Two Questionnaire

Sign ups start today and the questionnaire for the second round of the UK Swap is below.

If you have a blog - please post it to your blog. If you do not have a blog, please complete it in a word document and then email it to

The questionnaire is designed to give your swap pal ideas for swap items; what you like, what you don't like, so please try to provide as much information as possible.

It must be done/posted by Monday, June 9th. If you have not posted/emailed the questionnaire by this date you may be removed from the swap.

Part One: Crafting
Do you knit, crochet, or both?
What do you like to make?
Do you have a favourite project?
Do you have a favourite type of fiber or brand of yarn?
Do you have a least favourite type of yarn?
Do you do any other crafts?
Do you knit in public? If so where do you like knitting and what is your "portable" project?
What do you carry your "portable" knitting in?
Are there any knitting gifts (book, toy, yarn, item, tool) that you have been lusting over?

Part Two: Your Favourites
What is your favourite colour?
What is your least favourite colour?
What scents/smells do you like? What don’t you like?
How do you like to pamper yourself? (bubble bath, hand creams, massage, manicure)
What goodies to you like to eat? (chocolate, biscuits, sweets,crisps etc)
Do you prefer tea or coffee while you knit? Any particular kind?
Do you listen to/watch anything while you knit? (TVshow-Along, movies, music, podcasts, audiobooks)

Part Three: About you, Living & Past-times
If you were a specific kind of yarn, which brand and kind of yarn would you be (and why)?
Where do you live in the UK? (General idea not address)
Have you always lived here, or did you grow up somewhere else?
What is your favourite place in the UK?
If you could visit anywhere in the world, where would you go?
What other hobbies do you have?

Part Four: The Theme
As part of this swap we are asking you to post (or link to) a picture or photograph you like. Your swap pal will use the photo as a basis for a themed item or parcel.
It could be of a specific item, e.g. Jellybeans, an Alpaca, a rainbow or a scene e.g. sunset, beach, woodland or anything else you can think of! Please add a few words to explain why you have chosen the photo if you think this is appropriate.
It could be a photo you have taken or a picture you have found on the internet. Please note - if the picture is not yours please ensure you seek permission from the owner before posting it on your blog. Alternatively, you can link to the original picture.

Final Part:
Any allergies/preferences (fiber-wise or treat-wise)?
Anything we missed that you’d like your partner to know?


scarletprincess said...

yay I've posted my questionnaire

Cycling Knitter said...

mines posted up too...