Monday, 21 July 2014

Giveaway Day with The Intrepid Thread!

Welcoming The Intrepid Thread, our generous sponsor for this month's fabulous giveaway!

The Intrepid Thread 's about page says it all....

"Owner, Julie Dueck, started the Intrepid Thread out of a desire to feature her own favorite fabric lines and designers, as well as offer the best possible customer care available! Not only is Julie passionate about fabric, she possesses a knowledge of fabric that only comes from years of researching it, blogging about it and buying it!

When you purchase fabric from The Intrepid Thread, you’ll benefit from Julie’s expertise! Julie keeps her finger on the pulse of the modern quilter, carefully purchasing each bolt of fabric herself. In fact, if she wouldn’t want to sew with it…then it’s not good enough for her customers either!

Julie’s impeccable taste in fabric, as well as her knowledge and ability to stock the most sought-after designer fabrics, sets her apart from other fabric dealers. Her hand wrapped packages, tied with a bow and a personal note, let customers know just how important they are.

Experience The Intrepid Thread difference today!
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And Julie surely does live up to her word.  So many yummy fabrics to choose from!  The Intrepid Thread specializes in high-end, designer quilting cottons and carries the most sought-after, modern fabric in the industry.



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You don't want to miss a thing!

http://www.intrepidthread.com/shop/Fabrics-by-Collection/Jungle-Avenue-by-Sara-Lawson.htm

For the Giveaway, Julie is offering this gorgeous fat quarter bundle of Jungle Avenue by Sara Lawson.


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200 comments :

Vicki H said...

I would love to make a bag for myself.

Sweetdreamsquilting said...

Great fabrics!

Gayle Fahrion said...

Jungle Avenue! Such a fun and happy collection. Thanks

Kathy said...

I think they'd make nice pillow covers for my patio couch!

Lara B. said...

That is a beautiful group of fabrics! Good luck everybody!

Michele T said...

Love the colours and patterns! I would make a bed runner!

Pam said...

Love this Jungle Avenue!

Jules said...

I would build a table runner! Thanks for the chance!

A Quilter's Mission said...

These colors would be great for my living room! I'd love to make a wall hanging.

GranChris said...

I'm sure I would make a quilt. I just don't know what pattern till I stare at the fabric awhile.

Anita said...

This bundle would make a great quilt!
Thanks for the giveaway.

Dawn said...

I really want to make some bags this summer! These would be perfect!

Teresa @ Aurea's Kitchen said...

I ma thinking about some new cushions for the sitting room.

Kim said...

I think bags and accessories would be perfect.

Francesca Celeste said...

Beautiful! I love the pink black and white text print!

charlotte said...

Pillows. Definitely. Great colors.

delaineelliott said...

I would love to make a new tote and a purse with it. Thanks!

Please click on the delaineelliott above for my email link.

Valerie Reynolds said...

I'd love to turn them in to a pinwheel quilt. What a fun bundle....thanks for the chance to win!

Valerie Reynolds said...

Thanks for all the wonderful give-aways you seem to pull together for us Lorna! You rock!!!

Lisa Marie said...

A quilt or tote bags, it's hard to decide! I just love these fabrics.

ipatchandquilt said...

I think I would make some bibs for a coworker and bags for my nephews!

JoyceLM said...

I'd make a donation baby quilt for my quilting group. Thanks.

Emily C said...

I see a patchwork summer tote bag.

KathleenD said...

I think, with the addition of some solids, I would make a table topper.

Patti said...

I would love a bag made with these fabrics with some matching pouches!

Kathleen Lambert said...

Baby quilt.

Karin said...

A modern quilt with lots of negative space to FMQ in.

DebraKay Neiman said...

I would love to make some great looking bags and totes. crystalbluern at onlineok dot com

AlidaP said...

Wonderful fabric!! I would use it for some tote bags! Thanks for the chance to win

Maureen said...

Fun fabric for a purse.

Alice Ronne said...

I would make some awesome tote bags for my twin nieces who begin college next month! Keeping my fingers crossed and thanks for the great giveaway.

Nancy said...

I would make several bags
nridder@hurontel.on.ca

Karen - Quilts...etc. said...

great looking fabric - all of my fabric goes into quilts

Nancy Lewis said...

I would make some pillow covers. Beautiful fabric.

Susan L. said...

I think I would make a lap quilt. My daughter would love those prints!

Bohemian Mimi said...

Flying geese, lot of them then a lap quilt. These are happy colors!

Sara Lee said...

I think these fabrics would make great throw pillows for a sun room.

Kathy @ Kwilty Pleasures said...

These fabrics will make a great addition to my stash...have to think about what to make!

Wendy said...

I honestly don't know, I tend to have to play around with them to see what they should be.. something fun anyway!

p.s. it says the closing date is 16th June...

Lisa said...

I want to make a big bag!

Margaret said...

I haven't made a new bag in a while and this fabric looks awesome for that purpose. Any scraps will go together to make journal and Bible covers.

*Tyler* said...

Such pretty fabric. I would love to make a bag of some type with it.

Margaret said...

I love these colors. I think I would make a throw to put on my couch. Thank you for the chance to win it.

SuzyMcQ said...

Such pretty fabric! I'd make a quilt for my daughter's dorm room bed.

PegP said...

Pretty collection! Love the map and text fabrics especially! Thanks Lorna!

Jess Burns said...

I might split them up and use different ones for different projects. I've been meaning to try an origami bag, and I think I would use some of these for that.

MaryBeth said...
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Lee said...

I would love to make a messenger bag! thanks!

Beth said...

I would love to make a sew together bag and then may be a kids charity quilt! Thanks for the great give away.

MaryBeth said...

I think this would make a really cute quilt called Science Fair. I've been bugging to make this quilt

Jayne said...

Fabulous giveaway! I can see a pair of pillows using these fabrics! My mind is racing on ideas!

Jayne said...

I follow your blog by email already!! And love it!

Emily said...

I need some fabric for my Carolyn Friedlander Social Tote workshop coming up next month!

PK Sews said...

Wow, I love this collection. I would make a couple of purses with Sara Lawson's patterns. I've seen a couple things she has made with this fabric, and they are wonderful. Thanks for the chance to win, and thanks for your inspiring blog!

DeborahGun said...

I would love to make some tote bags.

Tanyia said...

Oh how I would love a wall hanging or seven!

MoeWest said...

I would make a travel bag.

Kathy Davis said...

I would use the fabric to make another quilted bag (purse) for a local charity fundraiser. I have already made 4 bags.
kdavis1@centurytel.net

Connie Kresin Campbell said...

Neat fabrics! I would make pillows!

Terri van Gulik said...

I would make a quilt, and maybe some pillowcases.

Carrie P. said...

I would probably make a quilt. thanks for the giveaway.

smilingwoman said...

I would make a quilt for my youngest Granddaughter!

Carla said...

Beautiful fabrics. I would make cosmetic bags and wallets.

Carla said...

forgot to add email. dollartistcarla at aol dot com

Jenn @ A Quarter Inch from the Edge said...

I'm not sure what I'd make, perhaps another quilt to donate to my local women's and children's hospital. Those lively colours would definitely brighten someone's day!

juliehallfeldhaus said...

I make alot of baby quilts so maybe that or some pillow covers! Thanks for the chance to win some great fabric:)

Georgi said...

One of my favorite collections ever! I'd love to make a comfy lap quilt for myself or maybe a bag or two ~ so thanks for the chance! (fingers crossed ...)

Marti Taylor said...

A family friend is heading away to college in September and I think a tote, tablet case, zipper pouch, and an ID holder/lanyard would be perfect for her. This collection is just her style.

Carla said...

A lovely collection. Thanks!

Evie H said...

What a fun collection! If I win I can use it for a little boy quilt needed for Christmas. Please pick me! =)

Janarama said...

I really need new pillow covers, so that's what I would make with this beautiful fabric.

Ladyquiltsalot said...

wonderful contest, thanks for the chance to win!

Yvonne @ Quilting Jetgirl said...

The Intrepid Thread is a great store. :)

Yvonne @ Quilting Jetgirl said...

With 8 fat quarters I would make a baby quilt top.

superstitches said...

Right now I'm making a lot of bags. Those fabrics would look wonderful as bags.

Beth said...

A nice bag for carry on luggage

BillieBee (billiemick) said...

Looks like some wild looking totes to me!

Daytona Damsel said...

I can see many possibilities with this fabric, I would probably make a lap quilt. What pattern? Not sure yet.

Mary W Quilts said...

I could really use a new backpack for traveling. This would be the perfect collection of fabric to use.

Pat V. said...

I'm thinkin' a happy table topper for my kitchen!

Cornelia said...

I would love to make some pillows for the girls room, and matching miniquilt for their dollls

Cynthia Brunz Designs said...

These pretties would be made into a quilt. Love the colors! Thanks!!

Crafty Ashley B said...

Would love to turn these into a quilt!

Linda said...

HI, these would be very neat in a new Grandchild's bed quilt!
Thank You for a great Giveaway!

msstitcher1214@gmail.com

Joyce Carter said...

Thank you for the giveaway. I would love to make some pretty bags for Christmas presents.

SIMPLESEW said...

I want to make the QAYG Herringbone block quilt

Michelle Olsen Sasak said...

I'd make a patchwork tote bag! Thanks so much for the giveaway.

Laura said...

I would love to make a quilt with this gorgeous fabric!

Jen Beatty said...

I love Sara's bag patterns & the colors in the fabric are awesome!

Barbe said...

i love designing quilts and this bundle has some great low volume, lots of triangles and squares fun fun fun

LindaS said...

Very pretty bundle! Thanks to you and Intrepid Thread for the chance!
dragonfly9716@yahoo.com

Crickets Corner said...

I would split it up, add a few pieces from my stash and make a bag and donation lap quilt.

Janie said...

Beautiful fabric collection. I would make a Quillow. Thank you for the giveaway.

Joy said...

I've been making cushions lately. They have all the elements of a quilt but make up a lot faster. Since I learned how easy it was to put a zipper into the back I've been freed! Jungle Avenue would make great cushions for my niece. Thanks for the great giveaway!

Susan Arnold said...

I'm fortunate to live close to the shop! Beautiful fabrics lines

Vicki in MN said...

Since I just heard that our neonatal unit uses 35 quilts a month I think I would make up a couple quilts for them.

Nettie said...

I just learned a few new nifty quilt blocks lately (the slashed hourglass) so I would use these lovelies to make a neat quilt.
Thanks!
nettiecrain@live.com

wonderlandbyalyce said...

I would make some pouches or fabric baskets, thanks!

cnesselrodt said...

I would love to make a lap quilt, maybe pillowcases...I'll start there! :) Thank you for the chance!

Samantha said...

I mix my new fabrics into my stash ASAP, and of course they all end up in quilts eventually... madfabriholic at gmail dot com

OhioLori said...

I would make a cool Tote for my Daughter!!! These are all her Favorite colors!!! :)

c said...

I would adore to make a charity quilt for a special soldier family. Thanks for the chance

aka kingcooper0001@aol.com

Renee said...

I'd use some for a bag and some for a quilt!

Robin QUILTS OF COMFORT said...

Thank you for this giveaway chance. Such pretty fabrics. I make comfort quilts for hospice and as a memento for the family.

Helen said...

I am a quilter and I make charity quilts. I am always excited by bright colorful fabrics like this.

Quiltineering said...

I have about 25 quilts on my "I want to make these someday" list. Those gorgeous prints would work for a lot of them!!

Gill said...

I'd make a picnic quilt !

Dawn Frisch said...

I would definitely make a Sara Lawson bag (from her book) with the Sara Lawson fabric!
Happy sewing!
Dawn
array-dawn at cox dot net

Donna W said...

I would make a new and, and it would be for me~!

Cheri, the Quilting Nanny said...

Intrepid Thread always has the most amazing prints! I am wanting to make a quilt for ME for watching tv. HOpefuly have it done by winter!

maxine17 said...

Intrepid Thread is awesome! I would probably make a bag...or pillows..

cobcottagecraft.com said...

Fun new pillows!
t_ktl at yahoo.com

Jeannie D said...

I would like to make a clutch bag and a pillow cover if there's any leftovers!

Angelia Lanouette said...

I would love to make some new pillows for our TV/family room! Beautiful bundle!

Carla said...

I would look at it for awhile, like I do.... Then in a quilt for that bundle. Thanks for the giveaway!

allison pogany said...

This is an easy one! My dad used to design the subway maps for the NY Transit Authority, so this would have to be a quilt for him!!!
allisonpogany@gmail.com

Adrienne said...

Oh I have been eyeing this collection since it came out! I want to make myself a bag out of it.

toniaconner said...

I see babushka babies and a spring throw. Very lively colors. That means I will already have a project for January if I win :-) . And thank you and Intrepid Thread for the give away.

Simon Says Sew said...

A new QAYG tote bag for sure!

ittehgaps said...

love the style of fabrics they carry at intrepid threads. Would like to use those aqua and pink fabrics for wonky stars on a low volume background. Loving the subway print. Cindy

barbara woods said...

i would use them in a quilt or bag, thanks

Diana @ Red Delicious Life said...

I think those fabrics would make a beautiful swoon quilt!

Paul Burega said...

what a great set of fabrics.

Geni Pickens said...

I would use them in a bag or mini wall hanging!! They are gorgeous.

Weatherbee ;) said...

I would love to make a mini quilt. This fabric would be perfect

CeLynn said...

I would make something for my daughter as she loves elephants!

Allison C said...

I would make a really big tote bag

Jeanne Gwin said...

Definitely a quilt with these lovelies. Thanks

Afquilt said...

Would love to make a bag with these fabrics!

Ioleen Kimmel said...

I could like to make a professional tote with this fabric. I especially love the blues.

ioleen.kimmel@gmail.com

Serena @ Sewgiving said...

Jungle Ave? Yes Please :0)

Lady Dragoness said...

So many lovely fabrics... would love to make something, but don't know what. I think my Kindle Fire could use a new bag/cover, but probably only one fat quarter would be enough for that... or no more than part of two different quarters...

Patty said...

The fabrics are lovely. I'd love to make myself a purse with them.
paweis at yahoo dot com

Quilting Momma said...

what would "I" make? A Quilt of course! Thanks for the lovely giveaway! Love the fabric choices!

Anita said...

Hi Lorna. My comment did not show up. If I am now commenting twice please feel free to delete one. I had written that I designed a quilt for the "Quilt Now" design contest with these fabics (which didn't win) and so I would sew my own design if I won. :)

Afton Warrick said...

I'd make a quilt, because quilts are my thing.

Vera said...

I would do some HSTs design with these. Thx.

Carolyn Swan said...

would make a lovely wallet and sunglass case

Elise Lea said...

I would make either some purses for some little girls I know or a fun lap quilt.

~Diana said...

Great fabrics! Placemats! Quilt-as-you-go style!

Joan said...

Lovely fabrics! I'd make a table runner. Thank you for the chance to win.

Jo said...

I think I need a bag in these fabrics! Then I suspect my daughter would like one too!

Helena Oops said...

Thank you for this lovely giveaway!
I f I have the chance to win ,I would make beautiful clothes to my fazmily.
Fingers crossed!
Email:melodie10@gmx.fr

Jusmom1 said...

I think I would make a new handbag for myself, and then a lap sized "plus" quilt! Thanks for the chance to win!

Betsy Smith said...

Lots of little ones arriving this summer needing welcoming quilts. Would be lovely.

aus_chick said...

I'm not sure what I'd do exactly -either a purse, incorporate into a quilt/placemats, or embellish some children's clothing.

mumof4 said...

I just found your blog and you have inspired me to get my sewing my machine out. Thank you!

Kelly Wilson said...

I'd use it in a quilt and use the scraps to make something small for my sewing area. Thanks! notwendy gmail

MamaLovesFabric said...

I'm not sure at the moment what I would make but I LOVE this fabric!

pippirose said...

I would probably make some cushion covers. Love the fabrics!

Rita McCart said...

I have six granddaughters under the age of 10, I make lots of clothes for them for church and school. Thank you for the chance to win. :D

P Bybee said...

I'd love to make a crossbody bag with these FQs!

ellen stone said...

Pillow covers!!

Lynne Tilley said...

I think a computer bag would be great for this! With lots of leftovers for some cool zipper bags and sunglass cases!

Kaylee said...

I think a pieced hobo bag would be pretty awesome!

Pam Wilde said...

Love Love Love the pinks!

Sarah said...

I love this fabric! I think I would make an apron for myself out of it. Thanks! sarah@forrussia.org

Welcome to the Glorious Chaos! said...

I think I might make a messenger bag with these, they are so fun!

My heart is here said...

I would make a tote :)
Jenna

Beeshebags said...

Christmas is fast approaching, so I would make zippy pouches for presents with them, or maybe some mug rugs.

Thanks for the opportunity to win

Hugs
Naomi

Deb @ Frugal Little Bungalow said...

Gorgeous fabrics / I would certainly find something to do with these...possibly a quilted table runner for my son's dining room table :)

Ngozi Ibe said...

I would faint from excitement if I got these at my door! I've been wanting to create something special for the longest time!:))

Trish said...

I would make a couple fabric baskets and a small quilt if I were lucky enough to win these :)

Shauna said...

so pretty, I think I would use them on a quilt I have planned that uses lots of different fabrics

Peggy said...

I would make quilt tops for my group, World of Charity Stitching.
Thanks,
Peggy
peggy_verdongibbs@att.net

Susan said...

I think I would make book covers or a table topper.

Sew Surprising said...

Scrappy churn and dash blocks which are paper pieced :)

Peaches1003 said...

Supertote!!

Bev Kunz said...

I would make a huge wallhanging for my stairway to the basement - currently a HUGE EMPTY wall!

tawa said...

Love the fabrics, would add them to my gypsy wife quilt.

Mara said...

I made a block with her fabrics for the Sew Sweetness contest and I would love to see it in it's entirety.

Sue Cleek said...

Love it!!

Jereena said...

Thank you for the giveaway.

denisew said...

Great fabric. I think I would hoard it for awhile then decide what to do with it.
Thanks for the giveaway!

klh said...
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klh said...

I'd make a lap quilt with this great fabric

Michelle Olsen Sasak said...

I would make a Fiver Tote (from the May Chappell blog) and an Open Wide zippered pouch (from the Noodlehead blog).

Connie Cain said...

I think I may have to make a dress for my granddaughter! :)
craftyccain@gmail.com

Quilting Dee said...

Love these fabrics! I would make a quilt for my grandchild!

Amanda J said...

I love this fabric collection - I checked out the look book and there are lots of beautiful bags, that's what I would make if I won!

Jessica said...

A quilt for my niece! She would love these colors.

Sharyn DePriest said...

What a fun collection! My daughter would love a bag made with these.

darlene macdonald said...

I make tote bags for local hospital's cancer center patients. I'd make a long strip of patchwork and then include some on several bags so the patients could enjoy them! Thanks for the giveaway!! :)

Nancy Hilderbrand said...

I would make a lap quilt for dialysis

AngieSue said...

I think these fabrics cry out to be in bags and accessories!

Kirsten said...

I would use these gorgeous fabrics to make a bag that I could use every day to enjoy these beautiful prints!

Megan said...

I would make some zippered bags!

VickiLorraine@lefthandednotions said...

I just love giant cushions for the floor, patchwork naturally

Alyce @ Blossom Heart Quilts said...

I've been eying off the green flowers for a skirt for my daughter!

Mrs Quinn said...

I would make a patchwork skirt for my daughters.

Melissa said...

A gorgeous quilt of course!

Therese Foss said...

Something for my kids!

inchworming said...

Hummm! I'm thinking of your GenX-Aztec Baby Quilt!!! I believe I could make two!

Pamela Davis said...

Gorgeous fabrics! A quilt for my granddaughter! These are her favorite colors!

davis6620@gmail.com

JB & KC said...

maybe a tote bag or a amazing quilt

Cindy Dahlgren said...

I'm painting my kitchen, and I would love to make some ruffled towels, potholders, and appliance covers. These are the perfect colors.

Laura B said...

Looks like delicious fabric! A tote bag, probably.

salamanda said...

I love this and have already order a fat quarter of each of these but winning this means I could make a larger quilt for my friend's new baby

Catskill Quilter said...

I would use these in a baby quilt!

Reta said...

I would make a little quilt for my granddaughter