21 November 2013

*Giveaway* Day - a Blog Hop Party!

Who wouldn't want to win a little Sunnyside by Kate Spain?



Keep reading to find out how.....

Welcome to the Sew Fresh Quilts pit stop on the Giving Thanks - Quilters' Blog Hop Party!
Glad to see you made it!


Giving Thanks is the theme for this Giveaway.
I think it is certainly appropriate that the first person I give thanks to would be Michelle!
Thank YOU, Michelle from the Quilter's Gallery for organizing this event!

The Quilter's Blog Hop Party with Giveaways list will be posted late this afternoon
on Michelle's blog.  So make sure you check that out and visit
all the other bloggers hosting great prizes!



Today I am also Giving Thanks for all my regular followers.
I sure do appreciate each one of you and I want to Thank You - for all you do!
Your kind and caring comments cheer me on, cheer me up, and inspire me. 



For those of you who are visiting for the very first time - I want to Thank You too.
For stopping in today!  I am sew glad you're here!
Let me give you a brief tour of the Sew Fresh Quilts blog.


That's me up on the right, smiling proudly with my two fun loving kids!



Feel free to follow me on Bloglovin', Google or by Email!
Links for those are on the side bar. Pick a spool!

 You can also find me on Facebook, Pinterest and Twitter!


Beneath my blog header there are tabs for all my pages.
This is where you can get to know a little About Me.
And My Quilts page will take you to my gallery of patterns & quilts.


Now on to the details of the GIVEAWAY!


And just what is this Awesome Prize?

 

This awesome prize features a Fat Eighth Bundle of the lovely Sunnyside line by Kate Spain.


That's a total of 40 fabulous prints!

Mmmm-hmm-GOODness!




And if that wasn't enough, I'm throwing in a pack of two Frixion erasable marking pens!
Great for marking quilting lines, the pen marks disappear with the heat of your iron.


All this!  And MORE!


 The winner will also receive a pdf copy of my KYSS Me Quick quilt pattern!



How do you enter the giveaway contest?

Follow the instructions on the RaffleCopter.com widget below to get started!



This Giveaway is open internationally.
Winner will be randomly chosen on November 27th and notified by email.
Please be sure to leave your email address if you are a Wordpress user or no reply blogger.



Did you know this is my first ever Giveaway post?
I have had so much fun getting ready for this!

You can be sure it won't be the last!


Hope you like my little quilting blog and will become a regular around these parts!

Good luck in this Giving Thanks Giveaway.... And.....
Keep On Quilting On!

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Esther F. said...

Amazing, so much fun this blog hop!
Fabulicious giveaway!!!
Esther
esthersipatchandquilt@yahoo.com
ipatchandquilt.wordpress.com

Vera said...

40 prints! Are you kidding me :-) Thank you for you constant inspiration.

Vera said...

I follow via bloglvin plus your FB page in case you didn't know :-)

Hayley Stephens said...

This is pretty special for a first give away post! hayleymstephens at gmail dot com

Hayley Stephens said...

I follow via BlogLovin hayleymstephens at gmail dot com

Sarah @ mila+cuatro said...

What an awesome prize, Lorna! Fantastic giveaway.

Sarah @ mila+cuatro said...

I follow with Bloglovin' and forgot to say what I'd make with it - I'd use it for a quilt for my bed, because we're in need of a fresh look in our bedroom.

Anne said...

What an amazing giveaway prize, Lorna. I just recently found your blog and you have inspired me a lot since then. Thanks for the chance to win!

Anne said...

I follow you through Bloglovin.

I have no idea what I'd make with the fabric but I might make myself make the bag in Sherri McConnell's book which has been calling my name! :o)

Anne said...

Feel free to delete this "extra" comment but did you know you have a double comments section?

Barb F said...

What would I make with this beautiful bundle? Probably a house warming gift for my nephew. But would be so tempted to keep it closer to me! Enjoying the blog hop very much

Barb F said...

I follow you on Bloglovin

Fiesta said...

I would make new tabletoppers for my coffee tables for a quick home update

Fiesta said...

I already follow on bloglovin

Elita en Suisse said...

I think that bundle needs to be made into another KYSS me quilt for summer! :-) Thanks for the giveaway!

Elita en Suisse said...

And I follow you on Bloblovin', with great pleasure! Thanks for the giveaway!

Cynthia Meredith said...

I would probably start a longtime-planned drunkard's path quilt!

Cynthia Meredith said...

I happily follow you on bloglovin!

Valerie Reynolds said...

Well you already know I'm a follower/fan...thanks for the idea of the pens. I wrote that one down!! :) Have fun this week with the blog hop! V:)

Kris said...

Wow that is some giveaway. I love following you.
I love that sunny fabric (fitting with my blog theme) and would love to make a beautiful sunny quilt of course. Your pattern would be perfect.:)

Cheryl said...

What a wonderful and generous giveaway Lorna, thank you for the chance to win! If I was lucky enough to win I would make a lap quilt for my mom with the bundle, she loves these colors.

Cheryl said...

I follow your wonderful blog through bloglovin

Alice Ronne said...

I don't know what I'd make if I won but at this time of year I have many blessings to be thankful for and would make something for a dear friend. Love the colors. Thanks for the chance to win.

Sarah Elliott said...
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Sarah Elliott said...

What a great giveaway, thanks for the chance! I've been eyeing this collection for awhile and think that I would use it in a quilt for one of my nieces.

Sarah Elliott said...

I follow you with bloglovin'.

Anna said...

A very pretty quilt :) not sure what it would look like yet... Other than pretty!

Sally Nicol said...

Hi Lorna, not been around much this year but do check google plus to see what people up to.
Lovely giveaway and I would make a baby quilt for my friend expecting her first baby aged 40.
Ps do you know how to change from no reply blogger if using google plus. ?

Anna said...

I follow via feedly :)

Rosa said...

40 FQ.Ohhhhhhhhh,Is Christmas time?Win this would be spectacular.I can´t imagine it.Thanks for the dreams!!

Jan Tomasek said...

Love the fabric and the pattern. I follow you on Facebook and bloglovin. I am a big fan!

Nupur said...

A lovely prize like this- I'd use it for a bed size quilt for myself and my husband. Thanks so much for the giveaway!

Kathy @ Kwilty Pleasures said...

What a great collection in your giveaway! You never disappoint...even when there are no giveaways, Love your blog,

Kathy @ Kwilty Pleasures said...

I stalk you on BL!!!!

M.W. said...

I would make a small throw for a friend who is not feeling well.

M.W. said...

I follow thru quilting blogs
Shawn

Jayne said...

I would make a triangle quilt...I've been wanting to make another one for months! this would get me on my way!

Jayne said...

Iam a follower!

SeeMaryQuilt said...

Love this fabric. I might make myself a Scrappy bag from Crazy Mom Quilts. Thanks for the chance!

SeeMaryQuilt said...

I follow on Bloglovin!

Claudia said...

Love your blog, especially the Sunday round-up. Thank you for the giveaway!

Claudia said...

I follow with AOL Reader. I didn't answer the question in my first comment. I've seen some beautiful quilts using Sunnyside, so either one of those or a quilted carry-on bag. I would be the envy of all of the other passengers. :-)

Pam @ Quilting Fun said...

I am a follower. I am thankful for quilt bloggers like you! Thanks for the give away.

Sandy said...

I'd make the Norma Jean quilt with that bundle. Thanks sooo much for the opportunity to win!!

Sandy said...

I follow on Bloglovin

thriftstorecrafter.com said...

This would become a quilt; not sure what block, but definitely a quilt. thriftstorecrafter@yahoo.com

thriftstorecrafter.com said...

I follow via Bloglovin'. thriftstorecrafter@yahoo.com

Cynthia Brunz Designs said...

As I usually only make quilts, I am sure that is what I would make with these lovely fabrics. What a great giveaway! Thanks Lorna.

Cynthia Brunz Designs said...

I follow on Bloglovin'

Carrie Mastley said...

If I win this bundle, I will probably make another baby quilt. So many of my friends are pregnant!

Jessica Pyykkonen said...

What a FABULOUS giveaway!!! Thank you!

Jessica Pyykkonen said...

I follow you via Bloglovin.

Carrie Mastley said...

I followed via Pinterest!

Monica Smith said...

I love this line!! Thanks for the chance to win!! monica21stl at live dot com

Monica Smith said...

I follow with Bloglovin! monica21stl at live dot com

Katie said...

WOW this is a fabulous giveaway -- I love kate spain and think this would be a great pattern for the bundle.

Paula @ Sewy Stuff said...

Wow!! this is a super duper giveaway!! Thanks so much for the opportunity!!

Paula @ Sewy Stuff said...

I follow on facebook!

Katherine said...

Seriously, Lorna! Oops, fell off my chair when I read what you're giving away. ;o)

Thanks for the chance!
(do you know how hard it is type with your fingers crossed? LOL..)

Katherine said...

Happy follower on Bloglovin'!

sarahquilts.com said...

Wow, Lorna quite a giveaway! Now I'll definitely have to forgive you for being such a winner lately. ;)

sarahquilts.com said...

Follow on bloglovin!

Emily said...

These would be great for a new quilt for my guest room. Thanks for the great give away!

Emily said...

I've been following on Bloglovin'

Vicki Posten said...

It would be beyond wonderful to win this prize. There are a lot of projects hidden in each of those folds.

Jessica said...

Uhmmmm, this is pretty much my favorite fabric line right now. I would be so excited to win! I would like to share some of it with my friend who just started quilting, and make springy tablerunners and such for my house (plus I'd like to try your pattern!)

Jessica said...

Bloglovin follower!

wonderlandbyalyce said...

Thanks so much for your generosity! I think I would make your quilt pattern because it looks amazing.

wonderlandbyalyce said...

Following on bloglovin, thanks!

Sewing Mom said...

definitely a quilt! Thank you for a chance to win.

Sewing Mom said...

Following with bloglovin!

Parm G said...

wHAT AN AWESOME COLLECTION, LOVE THE COLORS

Lauren Deel said...

So generous!! I'd love to win :)

Lauren Deel said...

Oh my - I'd make a (gorgeous!) quilt with that bundle. I follow via bloglovin'.

Linda said...

I would love to make a quilt, just for me to snuggle with. Thanks for the chance

Elise Lea said...

I would make a quilt for a lovely girl I know. I think everyone needs a quilt at some point in their life. Thanks for this opportunity!!

Beverly said...
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Elise Lea said...

Also i follow via blog lovin!

Beverly said...

I don't know what I would make with this since I am in the process of making my first quilt. (Well, I guess technically my second. I did a simple appliqued block quilt for my son.)

SewHappy.Me said...

Wonderful fabric pack. A great giveaway! Needless to say I would make a quilt. If I was lucky enough to win I would design my own quilt, probably something geometric I think. The fabrics usually speak to me and give me an idea.

Lia*s Handmades said...

There's sooooo many possibilities as to what to make with this prize! You're so generous!

Love that you're throwing in the Frixion pens, iron erasable pens are awesome.

Lia*s Handmades said...

Am also a loyal follower via bloglovin :)

Lindsey@InspiringCreations said...

Wow! What an awesome giveaway! I have used this line of fabric and it is gorgeous! I most definitely would make another quilt! :) Thanks for the giveaway!

Paula said...

I would defintiely make a throw quilt and matching pillows. Thanks for a really amazing giveaway.

PK Sews said...

I would absolutely make a Kyss Me Quick quilt! I love the pattern and the Kate Spain prints would be gorgeous in it. I am so so happy to have discovered your blog! What a beautiful quilt.

PK Sews said...

I'm following you on Bloglovin! Thanks again!

Joanie's Trendy Quilts said...

Wow Lorna when you have a giveaway you offer great items. I would love love to win the bundle of fat eighths! I do follow you on Bloglovin and facebok!

Joanie's Trendy Quilts said...

It sure would make a lovely throw to show off in my living room!

Lisa Marie said...

I would make a lap quilt to give to my aunt -- she would love these prints! Thanks for the chance in this wonderful giveaway!

Nicole G said...

Great prize! I love your quilt design too. Thanks so much for the giveaway, even if I don't win.

Ella said...

I'd make a sampler quilt!

Amy's Crafty Shenanigans said...

I would make a quilt to use when I'm in the rocking chair!!!!

Becky said...

Love Kate Spain fabric! Thank you for sharing! I've just Frixion pens. They are fabulous for marking! I know this sounds like I'm brown nosing, but I'd use the fabric to make your quilt pattern. I have a stash of Kate Spain fabric that I could add to complete the quilt. Happy Thanksgiving!

Shannon said...

What a generous give away. I love her fabric. Thank you!! I am a follower.

Shannon said...

I follow on Bloglovin'!

Barbe said...

i'm thankful for this bloghop too, lol between this and Sewsisters i've found a few like minded Canadian quilters, sew fun. love this bundle too, navy and coral it looks like, be a sweet quilt like yours.

Barbe said...

i started following you on bloglovin.

charlotte said...

I love that fabric line so much. I think I would make a quilt using just that line. I usually mix lines together, but this one is so pretty on its own.

Pat V. said...

I would have to make a beautiful quilt for my daughter for her first apartment!

charlotte said...

Following you on bloglovin'.

Barb and Sharon said...

It's fun having all these people visit your blog. Thanks for the chance to win.
Barb@Witsend

Stacey Napier said...

I would definitely make a springy, gorgeous lap quilt - possibly a string quilt - thanks so much!!

Stacey Napier said...

Oh, and I follow on Bloglovin' - thanks!

Sallie said...

I'd make a quilt!

Melissa @ Missouri Mel said...

I'm thinking a quilt will be in order. Very nice giveaway. I've added it to my weekly link up.

Melissa @ Missouri Mel said...

Also, I am following your blog on Bloglovin.

Sue said...

I have been working on a Tinker tote on Craftsy so I think I could incorporate this fabric into one.

Sue said...

I follow on Bloglovin'

Lisa in Port Hope said...

Actually, I think I would make that quilt! Maybe with Kona nautical for the frames (my favourite Kona).

Lisa in Port Hope said...

I follow on bloglovin.

dessie95 said...

Love the colors Would make a great spring quilt for the couch.

Allison C said...

I would make a quilt. Maybe for a good friend that has been helping babysit.

LittleHouseontheDairy said...

I have a graduation present quilt to work in the spring. That fabric would be perfect!

LittleHouseontheDairy said...

I follow on feedly

Linda B said...

I would use your pattern (that I've already bought) to make a quilt with that beautiful fabric!

Happy Cottage Quilter said...

I would make KYSS Me Quick!! Cute pattern and great fabric. Thanks!

Kim M said...

Oh my - what an awesome prize! I've been wanting to try those pens and the Sunnyside will make such a great quilt!

Beth said...

Love Kate Spain. I know it would a quilt! Great giveaway!

Beth said...

I am new follower. Lots of fun stuff!

Yarncrafter said...

Hi, I'm a new follower. Thanks for the opportunity to win such awesome fabric. Wow, a terrific prize. Thanks.
Rae (nrhaller@aol.com)

SharM said...

What a fantastic prize, thanks for the opportunity to win it!! I think these fabrics would make a beautiful tote bag!

Stephanie @ Quarter Incher said...

Wow Lorna! You are so generous!!! I think I'd throw these in my stash and possibly make an awesome bag with my favorites!

Stephanie @ Quarter Incher said...

Following via BL

Ali said...

I admit, I have NO idea, I love Kate Spain but haven't brainstormed ideas for this line yet!

Rhonda D. said...

I love the colors!!! I would make a quilt, and a bag. Thanks for the chance to win!

Rhonda D. said...

I follow by e-mail.

Kim said...

Gorgeous fabrics! It's a toss up between a quilt and bags and accessories. Maybe I can squeeze in both.

Christine S said...

Oh a quilt for sure! Great giveaway!

Luanne Pang said...

Awesome giveaway! I can't think... I can't think... hehehhe
I've never really made some quilting project as it's my first time sewing with my mom giving her sewing machine to me. I have to think real good not to waste these lovely fabrics.
thirtythree80@gmail.com

JoEllen said...

I would make a quilt using my go to accuquilt Tumbler pattern!

Sam said...

I always get inspiration from reading your blog posts.i would makes bag with the fabrics, but I think first of all I would have to make that gorgeous quilt!

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Jo said...

I would make a lap quilt for a friend who is in a rest home.

Jo said...

I follow on feedly and pinterest

Dana Gaffney said...

Wow, that prize is amazing, I love all of Kate's fabric.

riddleandwhimsy said...

I *love* Sunnyside. I want to make a Swoon quilt out of it for my bed, and I'd use this fat eighth bundle to make some matching accessories like cushion covers and wall hangings!

--Jo-- patchaday [at] gmail [dot] com

Keitha Graham said...

My first visit but not my last.

QuarterMileQuilts said...

What an amazing give-away! You are too kind! Best, Kate

QuarterMileQuilts said...

I love following you, especially through Bloglovin'

Sandra said...

Would probably make a lap quilt of some kind.

syvisser@gmail(dot)com

Sandra said...

Follower via Bloglovin.

syvisser@gmail(dot)com

Dianne Nanney said...

I just began to foloow you both on facebook & pinterest!

Heather said...

What a great prize. I would make this great quilt pattern of your using these fabrics. Or perhaps give the prize to my DIL for Christmas as she is a new quilter and would love this too!

Jen Barnard said...

I would make a the quilt the pattern is for, I think. I would never have thought to add green fabric but it looks great.

Mom C said...

Love Kate Spain's fabrics. I'd make a quilt, her stuff always makes up so pretty. Thanks.

Sarah @ Berry Barn Designs said...

I love that pattern, Lorna! And I've never used that type of marking pen - I like the disappears with heat part - I wouldn't have to worry about accidentally pressing before removing. Congrats on hosting your first giveaway!

Sarah @ Berry Barn Designs said...

I follow you on Bloglovin' - glad I met you through Quilty Habit's SWC! If I had that fabric, I'd use it in some cute baby quilts that our guild donates to the local hospital.

Rose Marie Andreozzi said...

Wow! For your first giveaway you really went all out! Thanks for the giveaway and I look forward to reading future posts!

Sherry Von Fumetti said...

I love the bundles...less thinking involved to coordinate fabrics nicely. What a generous giveawa! svonfumetti(at)yahoo(dot)com following on bloglovin

Marelize Ries said...

I am a sucker for giveaways, and this one is just awesome! Absolutely wonderful giveaway, thanks for the chance...

Marelize Ries said...

I have been a happy follower of your blog and on facebook

Beth at Quilting Hottie Haven said...

Would love it all! Great giveaway!

Textile Recycler said...

Generally I have to feel the fabric and let it speak to me before I decide what I'd make with it, but from the looks of it, I think an awesome journal cover or a portrait quilt. These colors and patterns are perf! Thanks for sharing your awesome blog and give away :) textilerecycler@yahoo.com

Sherry Von Fumetti said...

That beautiful bundle has quilt written all over it! Thanks for the giveaway svonfumetti(at)yahoo(dot)com

steffi said...

:) hi!! Found you via the blog-hop but shall be staying as an e-mail follower! As for the giveaway - I just love this fabric - not easy to find in the UK yet so I would love a win - fingers crossed !!

puzzled a lot said...

Fabulous giveaway and a, new to me, blog to be bookmarked. thanks

Leo said...

be completely selfish and make a quilt for myself ....

Tammy said...

Now following via Bloglovin. Your blog is new to me. What a beautiful and generous giveaway. I would make a baby quilt out of the lighter colors and use the darker colors in some of my other projects. I would love to use those pens on my hand embroidery design tracing and to mark other fabrics with for sewing. Thank you for the chance to enter your giveaway.

Tammy said...

Now following via Bloglovin

sophie said...

Wow! What a generous give-away. I love Kate Spain. My fingers are crossed.

sophie said...

I follow this blog with Feedly.

Emily C said...

I will make a lovely lap quilt.

Teri said...

Awesome giveaway, Pick me!

Textile Recycler said...

Love your blog so I became a follower...YEAH! blogspot :)
textilerecycler@yahoo.com

StitchinByTheLake said...

Lorna I love your blog! And I love your quilt pattern - it looks so fun to make. :) blessings, marlene

Madeleine said...

I would make a lap quilt and some pillows for my couch!

JoyceLM said...

Gorgeous fabrics - I'd make a quilt for my niece - the colors would be perfect for her. Thanks for the great giveaway.

JoyceLM said...

I'm a follower with Bloglovin'. Thanks again.

AlidaP said...

Great giveaway! Thanks! I am a new follower (email)!

ittehgaps said...

any fabric line with lots of blues can win me over. add in that sunny yellow and i would love to win that sunnyside bundle. C Oneal

Courtneysews said...

I will make a KYSS Me Quick quilt!!! Great prize! Thanks!

Courtneysews said...

Following with Bloglovin. Thanks!

bee said...

i love kate spain fabrics! these would be fun in a pillow or mini quilt for sure. thanks!

Gill said...

I'd make a quilt for my beautiful daughter!

Gill said...

I'm an email follower!

barbara woods said...

a quilt

barbara woods said...

follow by email

Sowing Stitches said...

I would add these fabrics to a scrappy quilt I am working on!

tahoe34 said...

I am OBSESSED with anything by Kate Spain!!! I want this bundle so badly!!!!

barb said...

i only make charity quilts but there might be enough there for me to have one too, or at least a throw. thank you so much for a wonderful, generous giveaway. babscorbitt@gmail.com

barb said...

i follow via bloglovin thank you babscorbitt@gmail.com

supersara20 said...

My niece is turning three and is moving up to a big girl bed from her todler bed after Christmas so I'd have to make her a quilt with it.

Lisa said...

A quilt of course! Thank you!

Lisa said...

I follow by bloglovin

Kelly @ My Quilt Infatuation said...

ooohh! pretty fabrics!! There are so many beautiful things they could make!

Thanks for linking up to Needle and Thread Thursday!

:) Kelly @ My Quilt Infatuation

Tina Short said...

Really beautiful fabric, how generous.

Margaret said...

I love this fabric and I see a quilt for my bed. Thanks for such a generous prize

Margaret said...

following by bloglovin

Will Cook for Shoes said...

AMAZING prize!! I would definitely make my own full size quilt (first time I would every be doing that!).

Thanks!

tgallop@mts.net
www.willcookforshoes.ca

Jane Olsa said...

Wow, thanks for a chance to win the bundle!! What to make?

Susan Arnold said...

Wow! Thanks for a chance to win such an awesome prize! It would make a beautiful quilt

Michelle said...

Thanks for the chance to win. Love all those goodies!

sew.darn.quilt said...

Yeowza! Thank you for an incredibly generous giveaway :)
I would make a KYSS ME QUICK quilt, I really like it!

Emma's Daughter said...

What a great giveaway! Thanks for the chance! Rcoyle at olemiss dot edu

Emma's Daughter said...

I follow on Bloglovin'! Rcoyle at olemiss dot edu

Mystica said...

Definitely a quilt. Its tailor made for this.

mystica123athotmaildotcom

Sarah J. said...

So generous. Thank you!

Deb said...

I think I would make a tote of some kind! The fabrics are gorgeous.

Lisa E said...

I would either make a baby quilt or matching totes for my daughter. Thank you for your generous giveaway!

Mrs.Pickles said...

Thank u for the chance to win, I would make a nice throw for my living room

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