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2014 Quilt Book Wish List + Giveaway Winners

If you have missed any of the book reviews you can now find them here (or it is one of the sub-menu pages if you click on SqueekCrafts above).

What upcoming quilting books do you have on your wish list?? In the spirit of upcoming book reviews, here are some of the ones that are on my wish list. What is on your list, are any of these of interest to you? Here are 10 that are on my wish list.

  1. Vintage Quilt Revival – Katie Clarke Blakesley, Lee Henrich & Faith Jones (Dec 2013)
  2. Playful, Little Paper-Pieced Projects – Tacha Bruecher (Jan 2014)
    Playful little paper pieced projects
  3. Quilting with a Modern Slant – Rachel May (Jan – 2014)
  4. The Modern Appliqué Workbook – Jenifer Dick (Jan 2014)
  5. Modern Quilts & More – Einmo (Feb 2014)
  6. Minimal Quiltmaking – Marston (Mar 2014)
  7. Modern Quilt Perspectives – Thomas Knauer (Mar 2014)
  8. Make & Love Quilts – Mary Katherine Fons (Jun 2014)
  9. Lucky Spool’s Essential Guide Modern Quilt Making (Jun 2014)
  10. Savor Each Stitch – Carolyn Friedlander (Jul 2014)

Now to announce the winners of Sew Mama sew Giveaways. These winners were chosen at random using random.org number generator.
Sew Mama Sew Giveaway

Giveaway #1: Monkey iPad Stand + $25 gift card @ Spoonflower.com
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Winner is #38. which is Mary Ann @ Little house on a diary. Congratulations, I am sending you an email to get you mail address.

Giveaway #2: Book Review Tuesday – Modern Bee
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And the winner is #109 who is Helen P. from Australia. Congratulations and I will be sending you an email to get your mail address.

Hope you all have a great weekend.

Winner: Pillow Pop + Mini Charm Packs

The giveaway day (well week) is all over, entries closed at 8pm EST.
Give Away Day
It was so much fun as a host….I hope you all enjoyed participating too. The winner of my giveaway is:

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Drum roll…..Congratulations goes to
Alli, I have sent you an email to get your shipping details, you have 48 hours to respond.


Thank you to all those that left a comment. I did read all your comments which were very interesting. Amazingly, there were 71 different books or magazines that were listed as people’s favorite books. The top 10 favorite craft/design books were:

  1. Sunday Morning Quilts, Amanda Jean Nyberg + Cheryl Arkison (10)
  2. Patchwork, Please, Ayumi Takahashi (9)
  3. Modern Patchwork, Elizabeth Hartman (8)
  4. Practical Guide for Patchwork, Elizabeth Hartman (6)
  5. Free Motion Quilting, Angela Walters (6)
  6. Quilting Modern, Jacquie Gering + Katie Pedersen (6)
  7. Doodle Stitching, Aimee Ray (6)
  8. Fat Quarterly Shape Workshop, Katy Jones (5)
  9. Tula Pink City Sample, Tula Pink (4)
  10. Heather Ross Prints, Heather Ross (4)

The top design items people wanted were:

  1. Design Wall (19)
  2. Pillows (13)
  3. Craft/Sewing Room (6)
  4. Fabric storage/organization (4)