A few weeks ago, I mentioned here that while cleaning up my sewing room, I realised I own way too many quilt books. Instead of letting them all sit there gathering dust, I decided to let someone else enjoy them.
Today, I would like to offer you this book:
The book contains a bunch of really fun crafts, including quilts, for the home. I purchased the book a long time ago and still haven't done anything in it yet... So I figured I probably never will.
To win the book, simply leave a comment telling me one thing you have learned this week (can be on any topic). The giveaway will be opened until Sunday, March 3 at Noon (Eastern Time). Anyone can participate - I will ship internationally - and you don't have to be a follower (although I would love for you to become one if you aren't!)
One thing I have learned this week is that I am stronger than I think I am.What doesn't kill you does make you stronger.ReplyDelete
This week I learned (from my Kindergartner) that there's a real ghost at school. Spooooooky! ;)ReplyDelete
Learned that an eye twitch can last months or years. There an exciting science fact ot just useless info. Thanks for the giveaway, Izzy!ReplyDelete
I learned that my scone pan makes the best cornbread. I also learned I will be getting a new supervisor (don't know who yet).ReplyDelete
Oh, I love Sweetwater!!! Thanks for the chance to win! This week I learned how to make bias binding by sewing two seams. I don't think I will go back to straight of grain binding again :-)ReplyDelete
Looks awesome! Thanks for the opportunity :)ReplyDelete
I am researching lino block printing and what ink to use for printing on fabric and I have learned that it will be much easier if I just silkscreen my design as there is more choice of ink for printing on fabric! Lovely book - great giveaway (my fingers are crossed!!). Oh and I am a follower :)ReplyDelete
I remember when the book came out.ReplyDelete
I have learned that when organising a trip include a figure for contingencies so that you don't have to ask for more money when your flight is diverted to a different airport.
I've learnt this week that life is throwing lots of hurdles at me but that I am strong enough to handle them.ReplyDelete
Thanks for the chance to win and for making it open to all.Much appreciated.ReplyDelete
I have learned this week that making large quilts is getting to much for me to handle. With fibromyalgia, lifting and quilting a big quilt is just too,painful. I need to stick to wall hangings and runnersReplyDelete
I learned there are people with some strange addictions out there. Collecting fabric is not strange eating cat hair is strange. My sister-in-law said this was on a reality TV show called "My Strange Addiction".ReplyDelete
This week I learned that I can still smile (through gritted teeth!) when someone spills a glass of red wine on my new sofa!!!
I learned my 20month old son is part rabbit and loves to jump everywhere!!!ReplyDelete
HI! This week I learned over again that The Lord is faithful+gracious to us! Thanks for sharing!ReplyDelete
One thing I learned this week is even though I don't have any quilting friends, I feel like I do have quilting friends by reading their blogs, even though we have never met.ReplyDelete
I learned that trying to schedule a field trip for a group of kids from my school is a pain in the you know what. I am learning to have patience so that I can accomplish this and the kids can be involved in a great learning experience.ReplyDelete
I learned this week to make flying geese - using an easy(ish) shortcut.... and so far so good..
I learned how to say goodbye to my baby (age 20) who moved into his own apartment Monday. But, it wasn't so bad - he showed up for supper tonight!ReplyDelete
I learned 3 ways to make a diamond border this week - (HST, a way similar to making flying geese, and making a template). Thanks for the giveaway!ReplyDelete
How to say egg in French!ReplyDelete
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Oh, this is an exciting giveaway! I've had my eye on this book for awhile :-) One thing I've learned this week.......hmmm.........it would have to be that I need to focus on one thing at a time. I've been getting little bits done here and there, but not stopping and starting things all the time would help me get more done. I hadn't noticed how often I was going from one thing to another, instead of focusing on one task to completion.ReplyDelete
I learned that I am not as calm a person when I don't have time to sew! i think I need to take a couple of days just to do prep work for quilt piecing and wool applique so that when I have a few free minutes, I can just go into my sewing room and work!ReplyDelete
Ya gotta love all things Sweetwater! Nice of you to offer their book Izzy! For some reason I don't show up as a follower... so I'll go fix that right now!ReplyDelete
This week I've learned, my 13yr old son knows more about my Ipad than I'll ever know. Soooo sad. ;-> I'm a follower and I have a pile of Sweetwater's Noteworthy, just waiting for the perfect pattern to go with it. Looks like a wonderful book. Thanks! Toni AnneReplyDelete
Hi!!! I learned a couple of embroidery stitches!!! Little lessons can be good!!!! Thanks for the fun!!!ReplyDelete
I've learned that Yr9 kids really do enjoy learning poetry if you do some fun activities with it when reading aloud. I'm a middle school English teacher and we had the most laughter ever in a lesson yesterday!ReplyDelete
I've learned this week that sunshine REALLY makes my heart sing. The daffodils are blooming and the sun is shining and I have a lightness of spirit that's been missing for a while...ReplyDelete