Knitters can get REAL sneaky, that's for sure. Ask snowbear, she'll tell ya
Well, I too think it's a good idea to send an email to your partner. It helps you get an idea of what they really like and you get to make a new friend! It's also more fun with all the teasing and secret mails.
I haven't heard from my swapper yet, but I sure hope to soon
Yarn stores, here I come!