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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)

A give away + May goals

Give Away Day
It is give away day, and I am celebrating that I almost have 100 followers. This is a summary of the things I have been working on so far this year, that you may or may not have seen 🙂


To show my appreciation, I would like to offer this give away.

The give away is:

  • A copy of the book Pillow Pop which has some amazing patterns and instructions for different Pillow covers.
  • Two Mini Charm Packs (to use possible in creating a postage stamp (18 in.) cushion cover)
    1 x Bella Solids Candy Pack

    1 x PB and J Candy Pack

 What do you need to do to win?

  • In the comments below, let me know your favorite craft book or your favorite design item you would like to have in your house 
  • For a second chance to win, let me know in the comments below how you follow me, i.e. follow by email, wordpress or bloglovin.
  • All comment must be added by May 10 at 5 p.m. PST, and
  • The winner will be chosen at random and be emailed Sunday, May 12, so make sure if you are a no reply blogger, you leave an email address. I will also post the winner back here.

May Goals

I am linking up with “A lovely year of finishes”. Here are my goals for May, I decided to keep them really simple.

A Lovely Year of Finishes

Finish 9 small projects, which include:

  • Etsy order for Chair Bags
  • Madrona Road Mini Quilt
  • 18″ Pillow for Quilt Guild Pillow Swap
  • Finish machine quilting “Four Seasons in One Day” Quilt
  • Start one of the mini quilts (see side bar)