Considering this retreat is for sewists who love to swap, there has to be lots of swapping! There will be a pre-retreat swap and a handful during the event! Here is a bit of a sneak peek...

Pre-Retreat Swap:

Tag a Friend Swap
Make a fabric name tag for your partner! 
photo credit @rockislander tag made by @jeepdog1

Retreat Swaps:

Secret Sister Swap
Sew for one of the amazing ladies at the retreat and secretly deliver little surprises to her all weekend long! 
photo credit @michaelannn items made and given by @simplelovequilts

FQ Basket Swap 
Sew up a small fabric basket and toss in 4 FQs! 
photo credit @frampuna, basket made and given by @rockislander 

Mini Hoop Swap
Decorate your sewing space or home with a sweet little ornament!
photo credit @simplelovequilts

Hexie Swap
Create a themed drawstring bag and include 25 hexies!
photo credit @creativereveries

You are welcome to join all or just some of these swaps. All of our swaps will be Flickr based, so be sure to create an account there (if you don't already have one) so you can stay in the loop for sign ups and swap news!
Please note: in order to participate in the swaps you MUST have a public Instagram account.


  1. Is your Flickr account name same as Swapaholics? I would love to join,Its sound so fun
    Thank you

    1. I'm so sorry, but the sign ups for this retreat are now closed! But thank you so much for your interest!

  2. You have come up with another fun set of swaps!!!!