Monday, 8 December 2014

Sew Mama Sew Giveaway Day!!

Hello and welcome to my little bit of the blogosphere, if you've not been here before, my name is Joanne and I'm a mum of 3, wife of one and am currently owned by a very cute puppy! I live in the outskirts of London and in any spare time I can carve out I sew, knit and generally make a mess to keep myself sane!
I love Sew Mama Sew's Giveaway Day, lots of chances to win, find new blogs or revisit forgotten ones!
So, I'm giving away a copy of Love Patchwork & Quilting Magazine (Issue 10)
and two Fq's.
I will post anywhere in the world that has a postal address, the giveaway will remain open until Friday 12th December (9pm UK time) and I will post out the prize on Monday 15th December.
To enter you can have two chances:

1. Leave a comment telling me your favourite Christmas make.....I do love a Christmas make!!!

2. For a second chance follow me, either on Google Friends (up over there ➞) or on Bloglovin or Feedly  and let me know in a separate comment.

Please, please, please leave an email address if you are a no-reply comment or think you might be! If I can't contact you I will have to pick another winner!

Good luck and thanks for visiting!


*****This giveaway is now closed!!*****

215 comments :

  1. I have yet to do a Christmas make! I'm waiting for the perfect quilt to pop in my head!

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  2. Lucky first comment! I haven't made anything specifically Christmassy and don't see that changing this year - next year maybe?

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  3. Oh it has to be those penguin cushions from the book I won from you! thanks for the chance.

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  4. I follow via feedly - thanks

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  5. I've made 2 christmas tree skirts

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  6. I'm hand quilting a log cabin quilt for my grandmother - hope she likes it!

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  7. I love to make bags to stash presents in :)

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  8. Last year I did Christmas aprons. This year a few zip bags for my sewing friends. Camille@focus20.com

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  9. I follow you on Instagram. Camille@focus20.com

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  10. I have many handmade ornaments from years of making. This year my daughter made a forest of triangle trees to decorate a shelf.

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  11. I haven`t made any Christmas things... except baking! I love peppermint patties :)

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  12. I like to make various project bags for Christmas gifts. This year I also made someone an embroidery kit in a book! It was a pain, but it turned out wonderfully!

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  13. The stockings I knit for us!

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  14. I love to make crocheted snowflakes!

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  15. My favorite Christmas make is the tree skirt I made a couple of years ago. My husband actually cares that we have it! :D

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  16. I actually already followed you in my rss reader, but I did also click over to follow you on Bloglovin just now. :D

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  17. My favourite gift this year has been the shark stuffies I've made for the kids ... 3 done so far, and 3 more to be done before the big day :D

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  18. I already follow your blog with Bloglovin.

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  19. I think ornaments are a great Christmas make for gifts.

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  20. Thank you for your giveaway. My favorite Christmas make are the train stockings that I made for my grandchildren.

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  21. I love all Xmas decoration. This year we'll sew some elves. Thanks!

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  22. I love making Christmasy bags, tea twoels, pot holders - anything really!! I love giving handmade. Great giveaway - love the fabrics!

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  23. I am a GFC follower - thank you for having such a lovely giveaway today!

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  24. I love making reversible Christmas/winter tablerunners!

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  25. I love make runners and fabric pine cone.I love Christmas decor!

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  26. I follow you via email.Thanks!

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  27. I like to make a new table runner each Christmas, but this year I'm running behind. It's cut out, but not sewn together yet, or quilted.

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  28. I adore making coasters and tea wallets.

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  29. I haven't made yet, but plan to make two zipper pouches for my girls.

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  30. I always make my daughters pajamas for Christmas.

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  31. I like making a simply Christmas hanging for the front door, like a cute quilt block.

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  32. I love to make Christmas stockings

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  33. This year it's been Christmas stockings for my family and friends

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  34. I love to make quillows. Thanks for the chance. janie.mccombs(at)yahoo(dot)com

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  35. I love making tree ornaments! Thanks for the chance to win

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  36. I really like making Christmas dresses for my twin daughters.

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  37. I also follow you through Bloglovin.

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  38. Not making anything for christmas this year as I won't be having one. But I got an I Spy quilt in the works!
    Thanks for the giveaway
    Cheri
    quiltingnanny(at)yahoo(dot)com

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  39. I follow you via email
    Thanks for the giveaway
    Cheri
    quiltingnanny(at)yahoo(dot)com

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  40. Baby Christmas quilts are my favorite!

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  41. My favorite was a Christmas themed table topper/ tree skirt I made for my Brother

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  42. Lap quilts for grownups and princess dresses for little girls!

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  43. My favorite Christmas make is a paper pieced forest of trees out of various colors of batiks. I need to quilt it, but it turned out gorgeous. cdahlgren at live dot com

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  44. I follow you by email and bloglovin already. I love your blog. cdahlgren at live dot com

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  45. My kids and I ALWAYS make Christmas ornaments, be they beaded, fabric or something else. It's become a tradition. :)

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  46. I made a Christmas quilt for my future dil

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  47. Hello from Minnesota! My favorite Christmas project is going on right now -- it's the Fair Isle Quilt pattern by Lee Heinrich of Freshly Pieced. I need to get going on it or my Christmas quilt won't be done in time for Christmas!

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  48. I love making Christmas ornaments

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  49. I really want to make a Christmas table runner

    detroitgirl77 AT gmail DOT com

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  50. I already follow via bloglovin

    detroitgirl77 AT gmail DOT com

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  51. This year I've been making infinity scarves out of faux fur for all my gal friends and relatives, even the little ones. They are cozy (it is cold here in Michigan!) and quite lovely.

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  52. I am making holiday stockings! thank you for hosting a giveaway!

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  53. My Christmas makes are ornaments.

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  54. I le to make small ornaments to include in Christmas cards...croched snowflakes or folded fabric stars.

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  55. Hi there! What a great giveaway!
    Thanks for the chance to win!
    h_freund@hotmail.com
    I love making Christmasy wall hangings!

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  56. I like to make tote bags for Christmas

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  57. What a sweet prize! Love it! My favorite little Christmas projects are scrappy mug rugs... perfect for milk & cookies.

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  58. I tend to make cookies but i'm trying to move my creative energy towards Christmas crafts. I think this ear i'm going to at least make a few stockings

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  59. Following on bloglovin - trekkiechick29(at)gmail(com)

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  60. What a fun giveaway! I'm currently having quite a bit of fun with some quilts :) - trekkiechick29(at)gmail(dot)com

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  61. I love making patchwork fabric baskets to fill with goodies for giving away.
    Thanks for the awesome giveaway. I love this magazine, but rarely buy it for myself.
    Jamie

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  62. I am making plaid scarves and kimonos for Christmas gifts this year.

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  63. I make cookies with my children and gift them to friends. This year im sewing zipper pouches to put them in. Cmcg6@icloud.net

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  64. I follow you through Bloglovin.
    wigglypup2 ( at ) yahoo ( dot ) com

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  65. I like to make Christmas fabric postcards.
    wigglypup2 ( at ) yahoo ( dot ) com

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  66. I've been finishing a quilt top for a wall hanging that coordinates with a tree skirt and advent calendar I made last year.

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  67. I am going to try and start (& finish) a quilt for my sister. :)

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  68. Happy Holidays! Just found you and now following you on bloglovin'. Thanks!

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  69. This year, potholders.

    t_ktl at yahoo.com

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  70. following via bloglovin

    t_ktl at yahoo.com

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  71. I love making ornaments- so easy and affordable.

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  72. I love baking cookies with my husband. Thanks!

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  73. This year I have been making lots of Christmas ornaments. Thanks for the lovely giveaway.

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  74. Little quilted ornaments - they're too cute! Fun giveaway!

    Bess

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  75. Loved making the Festival of Trees quilt by Barbara Brackman and Karla Menaugh.:)

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  76. Love making table runners that may or may not be Christmassy- i try to make them in Christmas colours, but so they can be used any time of the year.

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  77. Not sewing related, but my favourite Christmas make is a Christmas Cake!

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  78. This year I sew an advent calendar, my first one!!!

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  79. My favourite Christmas Make at the moment is a reversible pillow case skirt that was a free tutorial and pattern from Create Kids Couture. It is a quick sew up and looks great and everyone I have given one has loved it. I made a slight tweak to their pattern including a French seam on the exposed seam that runs top to bottom of the skirt. Other than that the pattern and tutorial are perfect and work every time ... I have made them in 6mnth to 8 year sizes and most of the sizes in between.

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  80. I'm making aprons for my sisters!

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  81. I made a tree skirt a couple of years ago and I do love that! I'm tempted to make more decorations but just won't have time this year :(

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  82. I'm making quilted pillows as presents :) thanks so much for this great giveaway!

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  83. A lamb ornament if I understand the question correctly.

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  84. Everyone in my family now has a tree skirt. So I'll have to come up with something new to make. Thanks for the opportunity.

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  85. I'm fairly new but my favorite Christmas make so far has been working on Lori Holts quilty Christmas along on instagram. I'm almost done and I can't wait to see how it turns out. Thanks so much for the giveaway!

    tdkcarpenoctem@hotmail.com

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  86. I follow you on bloglovin! Thanks

    tdkcarpenoctem@hotmail.com

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  87. I made a tree skirt for my daughter and myself.

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  88. My favourite make is the Advent Calendar countdown quilts that I had had the pattern for for years but only got around to finishing two years ago :-)

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  89. Well actually...cookies are my favorite thing to make for Christmas. :D I do some sewing but never the same thing each year. (Except cookies!)

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  90. I frequently make people potholders for Christmas; this year we also made everyone on our "list" full-length aprons. People seem to be cooking alot more lately!

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  91. I am a new follower with feedly! Good to have found your blog!

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  92. I love to make stockings, but really need to make an advent calendar.

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  93. I just finished my first ever really great quilt, I love quilting during the holidays. I follow by blovin

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  94. I'm usually terrible about Christmas crafting because I'm so busy with Christmas gifts. This year I finally did it though and made the advent calendar I've wanted to make for years!

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  95. My favorite Christmas make is a countdown to Christmas Advent calendar with little pockets for treats for each day.

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  96. I'm making a Christmas tree skirt right now and it is low volume with red, I love it. grecomara at gmail dot com

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  97. I already follow you on bloglovin'

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  98. I was asked to make some Christmas candle skirts...never even heard of them until I was asked to make them. They are easy and pretty!

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  99. Working on a Christmas/winter quilt. 24Tangent@gmail.com

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  100. Following on bloglovin'. 24Tangent@gmail.com

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  101. Pajama pants. I make them every year for the kids.
    sntbosch(at)me(dot)com

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  102. I would love to tackle the Fair Isle quilt one year.

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  103. HAPPY TO FOLLOW YOU ON BLOG LOVIN'!
    (username is lindadouglas35)

    msstitcher1214@gmail.com

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  104. HI, I'm working on tree ornaments, piano runner, and would like to do a tree skirt too!
    Thanks for sharing!

    msstitcher1214@gmail.com

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  105. My favorite Christmas make is a tree skirt I made for my tree. thanks for the giveaway.

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  106. I like making edible things at christmas - preferably including chocolate!

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  107. I made my kids an advent calendar this year!

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  108. My favorite Christmas make is the Сhristmas stocking)

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  109. I follow your blog by bloglovin

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  110. I'm trying to make stockings this year for Christmas--my first Christmas make! kateyates87 at gmail dot com

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  111. and I follow you via bloglovin kateyates87 at gmail dot com

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  112. Christmas pillows are my favorite thing to make.

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  113. I love making quilts for Christmas. It keeps our home nice and cozy.

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  114. My favorite make was a Christmas wallhanging that I handquilted last year. sarah@forrussia.org

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  115. I follow with bloglovin. sarah@forrussia.org

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  116. I have a little santa paperpieced ornament that I love, only a few pieces and so cute.

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  117. I follow through Google friends.

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  118. I like to make trivets for everyone's holiday dinners!

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  119. I like to make drawstring bags then pack a gift inside. I love this magazine.

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  120. I love to make all kinds of treats around the holidays. I make Almond Rocha every year. i just saw a picture of cookie butter bark that looks delicious!

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  121. Well I'm making a quilt for my son but I'm not sure it will be for "this" Christmas!

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  122. I've just completed a JOY pennant banner. I'm working on stockings and gifts now.

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  123. hmmm does the quilt I am working on for my daughter count? I am loving the way it is coming out!

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  124. I am following you on Bloglovin

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  125. My favorite Christmas make are the Jesse Tree ornaments I made for my church. My favorite Christmas Make I have received are beaded ornaments my Mom and my aunt made for me.

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  126. I have given several quilts to my family for Christmas. Thanks for the chance !

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  127. I'm a new follower on Bloglovin.

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  128. I am making quilts for Christmas. I have three completed and ready to go, one needing quilting yet, and the last one is still being pieced. I am also making a quilted case for a Kindle e-reader as a gift or two, and need to make two custom cases for the computer tablets that my Grandsons will be receiving for Christmas gifts. Thanks for the giveaway.
    smflks at gmail dot com

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  129. I follow you on Bloglovin.
    (Michelle Folkerts account)

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  130. I'm making Halloween pillowcases for my extended family. It's our favorite holiday and they will have something new to use next year!

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  131. I am happy to follow you on Bloglovin. Merry Christmas from Oklahoma, USA! crystalbluern at onlineok dot com

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  132. I love handmade stuffed ornaments. Merry Christmas from Oklahoma, USA! crystalbluern at onlineok dot com

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  133. I make ornaments every year for pretty much everyone I know. :)

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  134. I'm looking forward to tackling some ornaments, but pillow cases for the nieces & nephews are my IN thing this year

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  135. I love making Christmas gifts! A favorite gift has been microwavable rice bags.

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  136. I like making Christmas gifts. Quilts and PJ's for my daughter. I also have been making gift bags from old Christmas tablecloths, so not to use paper. We are doing well so far. And it's so much fun to see our garbage to so little after the holidays.
    naturallyfundays(at)gmail(dot)com

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  137. This year I made some dolls for my nieces and had such a fun time doing it!

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  138. I'm knitting this Christmas... but maybe a quilt next year?

    sianozneta@gmail.com

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  139. I love to make scarves for gifts - quick and easy knitting projects that people always love!

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  140. Hi there Joanne,
    I love to make table runners…lots and lots of them!
    Thanks so much for the giveaway,
    Jacqueline in Pitt Meadows
    snausages22@yahoo.ca

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  141. Hi again,
    I have been following you for quite some time via Bloglovin.
    I already have issue 10, so if I won, you could offer it to someone else.
    Thanks so much for the giveaway,
    Jacqueline in Pitt Meadows
    snausages22@yahoo.ca

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  142. Crocheted snowflakes. Just finished one today. Okay, finished crocheting it; I haven't starched it yet.

    jhunsberger (at) gmail (d0t) c0m

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  143. And I'm already a follower on bloglovin :)

    jhunsberger (at) gmail (d0t) c0m

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  144. I hope to make skirts or dresses for my girls. First I have to finish up grandkid stockings for my dad in the next two days!

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  145. I am making pillowcases for my grandkids. Love the fabric you are giving away:)

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  146. My favorite Christmas make is a wall hanging of three black bears decorating a Christmas tree. One is up in the tree and the tree is starting to bend under the weight. The other two are holding a garland that is hand beaded onto the wall hanging. It's a pattern by McKenna Ryan.

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  147. I am following on Bloglovin.

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  148. I have made lots of christmas table runners this year but have not made one for me - yet. I need a new tree skirt too - have had the fabric about 5 yrs for that. Love the fat quarters you are giving away.
    Pauline

    perry94022 at hotmail dot com

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  149. I follow on Bloglovin'
    Pauline

    perry94022 at hotmail dot com

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  150. This year I finally made Christmas Stockings for everyone... well, except for me because I can't decide on the fabric I'd like!

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  151. I am already following you on Bloglovin' - thanks!!

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  152. I have made Market bags for my grandsons teachers. Thanks for the great giveaway.

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  153. I'm making some potholders this year. Thanks for the opportunity!

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  154. I love making pillows! Four mini charm packs can make two fabulous pillows! I've made some for my mom, sister, both MIL, I'm working on finally making a set for myself!

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  155. I'd like to make some ornaments and felt brooches this year. We'll see if it happens since I go on holiday tomorrow! nicolajobson (at) gmail (dot) com

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  156. My favorite Christmas make are the stockings I made for my family. Thanks for the chance to win.

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  158. My favourite Christmas thing I've made was a set of felt Matryoshka doll ornaments for everyone in the family - this is the pattern I used here, though I made little ties for all the men, rather than flowers.

    (clumsy.chord(at)gmail.com) (Sorry for the deleted comment - I forgot to include my email address.)

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  159. I love to make Santa pillows and little ornaments!
    Susie

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  160. pillowcases and pocket tissue cover!

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  161. I haven't done ANY Christmas sewing this year. Shame on me!!! Maybe next year i will make myself a Christmas quilt to display.

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  162. Cute little zipper bags. They are always good in a pinch.

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  163. I've made cross-stitched designs for framing and pillows. They're both fun. :)

    Posybrodt@gmail.com

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  164. fabric basket or pouch is great.

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  165. I'm not sure what a Christmas make is. I'm sorry for being dumb! ksmith8@emich.edu I probably haven't made one though :)

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  166. i follow on BL-karrie smith, ksmith8@emich.edu

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