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****Wish Lists Needed!!!!!!!****Official SWFUK Secret Santa 2017

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****Wish Lists Needed!!!!!!!****Official SWFUK Secret Santa 2017

Postby Secret Santa » Wed Aug 30, 2017 10:39 am

Ho, ho, ho, I'm back........

As the rest of the world brings Chrimbo ever closer to summer I have decided to do a Jyn and rebel!
In other words this thread is a couple of weeks late :lol: :oops:

So, without further ado I hereby declare the Official SWFUK Secret Santa 2017 Open!! 8)

Interested? Then declare you're in on this thread, write a wish list and your paired SS does the rest :D

Lets not forget this is supposed to be a bit of fun so the target price has been lowered to £25, this might not sound much in Vintage SW terms but there are plenty of bargains out there- at a push you can even still find MOCs in this ballpark as well as tons of loose figures and oddball items.

I feel the price is right, work secret santas are often only £5 or £10 and many people actually spend less than £25 on family members and friends.

And don't worry about this random nutcase, I'm a Sith Lord under a different name, just this way its more secret :lol:
Registration closes on Friday October 20th, everyone will be paired up by the 22nd October

You will then have until Saturday 16th December to deliver a wonderful Secret Santa present to your partner.

Rules:
1, You must be a member who has a post count of over 50 and who joined the forum before August 1st 2017
2, Please add your wish list to this thread, think about whats possible within budget (check eBay sold items for example) and try not to make it too difficult for your paired person.
3, Please PM me your address, i will forward it on to your paired partner.
4, Please be creative and get into the spirit. In recent years lots of presents were wrapped, cards made and overall the effort was more than brilliant.
5, The target price is £25 plus postage. If you purchase something cheaper, please try to make up the balance.
6, To save money on postage if you and the recipient are both going, there will be the option to hand deliver your present at the Farthest From weekend in December.
7, You must keep proof of postage.
8, Please photograph the item/items prior to posting.
9, On receipt of your present please inform me so i can inform the sender.
10, I will begin a present reveal thread at Xmas, everyone must upload a photo of their present.
11, Finally, we are a global community with some extremely active members from overseas. If posting an item abroad is an issue for you please let me know.

This has always been a fun community forum event which has provided people with fantastic presents. Let's make this the best one yet!

Merry Christmas everyone!! :mrgreen:

The Official Good Boys (and girls :? ) List;

1, mr_palitoy :D FF
2, Daz :) :D FF
:mrgreen: 3, Grinchy :mrgreen:
4, Stuart Skinner FF :D
5, laurencedyer :D
6, Pomse2001 :D :)
7, robpmarsh FF :D
8, spoons FF :D
9, mumbo FF :D
10, roundster - :) :D
11, SAVORY100 :D FF
12, Section 8 :D
13, Waltham Wookiee :D FF
14, Pantzman :) :D
15, Richard_H FF :D
16, ScruffyLookingNH FF
:mrgreen: 17, starshipriot :mrgreen:
18, Doomseeker :D
19, Steve Obi wan :D :)
20, Poncho :D
21, Chewbaccadave :D
22, Jez FF :D

Key - :) SS has his address :D Wish List has been added to thread :mrgreen: Has received his present!! FF = is going to FF

There's also going to be a bonus gift for one lucky boy or girl this year drawn at random and posted in time for Xmas
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Re: The Official SWFUK Secret Santa 2017 Is Now Open!!!

Postby mr_palitoy » Wed Aug 30, 2017 11:13 am

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:-D

Jason
Many Bothans died to bring us this information...

Want Palitoy ESB 45A Back (Blue Circle Offer) 2-1B MOC and Palitoy ESB 30B cardbacks for first 12 figures

Mr Palitoy's Cardback Guide
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Re: The Official SWFUK Secret Santa 2017 Is Now Open!!!

Postby Daz » Wed Aug 30, 2017 2:44 pm

Welcome back Santa :D

Christmas wish list (drum roll please) :wink:

Any promotional leaflets/adverts
Books / Annuals / Comics
ESB UK Sticker album ( chancer )
Topps trading cards blue/red
Catalogues
Any odd ball SW
Lucky dip item
To be honest happy to receive anything in good old fashioned Christmas spirit :D

Merry Christmas
Daz
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Re: The Official SWFUK Secret Santa 2017 Is Now Open!!!

Postby grinchy » Wed Aug 30, 2017 5:47 pm

Ho ho ho! count me in santa,
[uk only, sorry had to many issues this year shipping abroad]
I've been a good Grinch this year I swear, :D
looking for a couple of loose x wing Lukes to pilot my snowspeeder condition not that important as they won't really be seen
or a diecast landspeeder or y wing or falcon for my beater diecast collection, again, paint chips etc are fine with me shows its had some love
Or any promotional items, adverts leaflets etc oddball stuff welcomed
I collect modern to, so any loose stormtroopers or R2 Appreciated
Cheers and good luck to all on the hunt!
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Postby Stuart Skinner » Wed Aug 30, 2017 9:35 pm

Stick me in.

I always thought Secret Santa was... well someone else, how wrong I was
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Re: The Official SWFUK Secret Santa 2017 Is Now Open!!!

Postby laurencedyer » Thu Aug 31, 2017 12:29 am

Im in :D
My grandfather Designed Palitoy's Finished Goods warehouse - read my research here.

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Postby Pomse2001 » Thu Aug 31, 2017 3:46 pm

I am game, but please no princess figure unless it is vintage and no pregnant women :mrgreen:

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Re: The Official SWFUK Secret Santa 2017 Is Now Open!!!

Postby robpmarsh » Thu Aug 31, 2017 4:43 pm

I iz in

Wish List:

Leia Hoth Vinylmation (one with face mask)
Loose made in china Leia Hoth (Geisha Face)
Disney Store Foam Gamorrean Guard Axe
Disney Store Foam Tusken Gaffi Stick
Mighty Beanz Leia Hoth
Any other Leia Hoth item not showing in my focus pics really
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Put Captain Solo in the cargo hold!


my Swfuk feedback: viewtopic.php?f=22&t=21776

My Leia Hoth focus:
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Re: The Official SWFUK Secret Santa 2017 Is Now Open!!!

Postby subzero » Thu Aug 31, 2017 7:55 pm

Christmas talk in Aug?

Guys just couldn't wait huh? :lol:
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Postby spoons » Thu Aug 31, 2017 9:56 pm

Me too

Merry Christmas!

My list is anything loose and die cast in good condition or

the modern Hasbro three pack with Han Hoth, Rebel soldier and FX-7 (never going to be able to afford an original)

and always happy to add a few more unpainted micro collection figures

Otherwise surprise me
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Re: The Official SWFUK Secret Santa 2017 Is Now Open!!!

Postby mumbo » Fri Sep 01, 2017 6:49 pm

Hell yeah :D

List

It would be nice to try and finish off my cardbacks run so will list what I need from the esb & sw range. I'm not overly fussy on condition so a removed pop or name tag isn't the end of the world but I would at least like the front picture to be un-ripped, not too bothered about the figure compartment area and again not fussed about any writing on the backside.

SW - Vader, Kenobi, Chewie, C3PO

ESB - Jawa, R2 Sensor, Leia Organa, C3PO (RL)

Will update again as there are some more.
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If its Luke Jedi then I'm interested, vintage or modern.

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Postby Secret Santa » Fri Sep 01, 2017 6:51 pm

subzero wrote:Christmas talk in Aug?

Guys just couldn't wait huh? :lol:

So are you joining the fun :P :?:

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Postby Secret Santa » Fri Sep 01, 2017 6:57 pm

The Official Good Boys (and girls :? ) List has been updated :mrgreen:

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Re: The Official SWFUK Secret Santa 2017 Is Now Open!!!

Postby roundster » Fri Sep 01, 2017 9:32 pm

About time I joined in with the fun! never too early to talk christmas :lol:
Paul

Appreciate some of the wants might be too much!

A wokling, ideally with a tag
ROTJ sticker album with some stickers (in packs would be awesome!)
Any vintage toothbrushes :mrgreen:
Blue seat, training ball and arm for falcon
1 x wing gun!
Some Star Tots
Vintage carded figure (original Leia preferred :lol: )
Pretty much anything vintage will do though :!:
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Postby SAVORY100 » Sat Sep 02, 2017 7:28 am

I'm throwing my Santa hat in the ring too, how can you not when there is a chance of a signed selfie from Stu as a bonus prize :D

My list of ideas... hope they’re ok. Couple that are probably a bit of a stretch, but others should be straightforward.

KENNER round swing tagged wokling:
Leeni
Nippet

Anything Han Solo related!

Badges, especially any swag ones would be fantastic, I love this lot I have already:

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Any helix erasers except the Han or Vader ones.

Any helix pen or pencil to fill out my school set and drawing set.

Any of the Burger King glasses as I’ve never owned one.

Any wonder bread cards
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On the hunt for items for my Han Original big head / pinhead focus

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