Sew, Mama, Sew! Giveaway Day

giveawayday2012Happy Sew, Mama, Sew! Giveaway Day everyone!

I’m happy to be participating in the fun today!  In fact…throughout this week there will be LOTS of giveaway’s happening on my blog – it’s going to be FUN!

What am I going to giveaway today in honor of this fun day?  Two things actually…

IMG_1687 One yard of hand-dyed fabric that my mother-in-law, Diane, dyed herself.  We have TONS of colors to choose from and I’ll select a gorgeous piece to send you for your next handmade project.spinning ninesI will also be emailing you a pdf pattern to my original ‘Spinning Nines’ quilt pattern.   You can use the yard of hand-dyed fabric to create one of these gorgeous table runners!  It’s a easy pattern that looks harder than it is.  These runners will make excellent Christmas gifts!  They’re also easy to quilt on your regular old sewing machine!

Okay - I was going to do Rafflecopter but it just wasn't working for me so I'm going back to the old fashion way...

***GIVEAWAY is CLOSED, thanks all for entering!****

Required for ENTRY:  All you have to do is leave me a comment telling me which is your favorite color to use in your creating.  Be sure to include your email in your comment so I can notify you of your prize!  If I can’t get a hold of you I will redraw!

If you want to be entered more than once – these are some bonus entry options:  You MUST leave a comment for EACH bonus entry option you do.

That’s it – just let me know you’re favorite color for creating with for your entry.  If you really want my prize and are going for bonus entries – there are eight opportunities for you!

***OPEN to everyone – I will ship internationally!****
The giveaway closes on Friday, December 7th at 5pm PST.  Winner will be announced on Saturday, December 8th.

Be sure to head over to Sew, Mama, Sew! and check out all the other amazing giveaways going on this week!

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380 comments:

  1. Beautiful fabric! I don't see a Rafflecopter, though.

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  2. thanks for the heads up! I'm switching back to my old fashioned ways...

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  3. Beautiful fabric! My favorite color to work with is purple!

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  4. Sounds lovely, I love working with hand-dyed fabric and yarns!

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  5. I love all colors but I don't have a lot of red so I would have to say red :)

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  6. I gotta have the purple!!! :)

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  7. I think Blue would be my favorite staple.

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  8. I have a habit of using alot of blues

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  9. I also liked you on Facebook

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  10. I love working with purples. These are all fun ideas.

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  11. Hmm, I love hand dyed fabrics. Hard to decide orange or yellow? Yellow it is!!! Have a great day!

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  12. I love to quilt with spring colors. A leafy green is my favorite!

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  13. Oh what beautiful hand dies! Thank you for a great giveaway. I love the color green, but tend not to use it in my quilting as much as purple. I think purple is the color I use the most, but it's hard to say, if you like on my blog at things, there is such a variety of colors I use. lol.

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  14. My favorite color is red!

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  15. I'm liking true blue these days! Fabric is beautiful

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  16. Love the silver Octopi art hoop in your persimon dreams etsy site....how cute!

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  17. Casting Dagger Dangle silver earrings from your Apple etsy site is what I like best.

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  18. I think blue is my favorite color to craft with-it seems to go with everything!

    crunchyconservativemommy (at) gmail (dotcom)

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  19. I get your newsletter.

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  20. I love using blue.

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  21. I think my favorite color to work with is green because I use it in just about every quilt that I make!!

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  22. I really like purple right now.

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  23. I love all colors...but I suppose yellow makes most quilts sparkle! Thanks for the chance!

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  24. My favorite color would probably be orange right now. I didn't used to like orange prior to quilting, but it looks great in projects!

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  25. I have also subscribed to your newsletter. Thanks for the giveaway!

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  26. Love working with blacks and whites to set off the main colors of my projects!

    Thanks for a fun giveaway!
    Julie

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  27. My favorite color is yellow, and I think it goes with everything.

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  28. Oooh I'm an orange sort of girl. I love to incorporate orange into most of my projects (although I try to keep it to a minimum with gifts because most people aren't that into it hehehe)

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  29. I work with a lot of blues and reds in my quilting. I'm tanagriz @ gmail dot com.

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  30. Blue, I love blues and oranges too.

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  31. Hi my favorite color is bright lime green. I followed all of your directions above but wasn't sure where to leave comments on your etsy store so going to leave them here. From Persimon Dreams I love Patchwork Lap Quilt, throw blanket, Heirloom, Hand-Dyed, Old World Christmas, Scrappy Blackford Design and from Apple I love Wrap Bracelet Bangle Fluorescent Lime Green, Silver, and hot pink ( my daughter would love this bracelet.

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  32. I love to use blues/teals.

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  33. Purple. Thanks for the great giveaway!

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  34. From Persimon Dreams - Patchwork King or Queen Quilt, Blanket, Heirloom, Hand-Dyed, Water Wheel in Purple

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  35. From The Apple - Matryoshka Charm Earrings in Blue and Purple with Pink Flowers

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  36. blue for me! Lovely fabric

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  37. I love Lime Green and Purple now :D

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  38. I follow you on Pinterest

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  39. I like greens and blues and either or both would make me super happy.

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  40. I subscribed to your newsletter but I still need to verify.

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  41. I love crafting with pinks and greys

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  42. I liked persimon dreams on Facebook and said hi

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  43. Followed on Pinterest, and FB (and I said Hi)

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  44. I liked project quilting on facebook

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  45. I love warm colors all year - reds and oranges especially!

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  46. I follow your boards on pinterest

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  47. I verified my subscription and I pinned an image on pinterest here is the link http://pinterest.com/pin/183732859769592849/

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  48. I tweeted your giveaway at knittingmamaof2 I will also go back and follow you on twitter.

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  49. I love that dolls http://www.etsy.com/listing/86773778/matryoshka-ornaments-or-worry-dolls-red in your persimon dreams shop.

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  50. without at doubt i love the jane eyre book earrings.

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  51. My favorite fabric color is pink!

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  52. Beautiful colours!
    I love green!

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  53. I subscribe to your newsletter!

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  54. I like your memory bracelets! especially the pink/purple/white one!

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  55. I like your wrap bracelet in orange/blue/gold!

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  56. Currently, I'm really into black and white prints mixed with blod colors.

    limor477 at aol dot com

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  57. I love blue, but the colors I end up crafting with end up just being not blue. I like blue so much that I try to avoid it so that all of my stuff isn't blue. As a consequence, nothing is blue. lol

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  58. I love using all tints and shades of blue.

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  59. I love to use black. It's fun to pair with other things and it helps to make complimentary fabrics pop.

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  60. I love to create with blues and aquas!

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  61. like persimon dreams on FB- Desiree Glaze

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  62. like project quilting on FB- Desiree Glaze

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  63. in the persimon dreams etsy shop, I like http://www.etsy.com/listing/63601531/worry-doll-or-stuffed-ornament

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  64. In The Apple, I like http://www.etsy.com/listing/115889625/bird-earrings-brass-charms-purple

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  65. blues, purples, greens are my go-to base. Thanks for the opportunity on a great draw.
    bonnielarson58@gmail.com

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  66. Elizabeth McDonaldDecember 3, 2012 at 1:26 PM

    I love, love, love bright royal blue!

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  67. Elizabeth McDonaldDecember 3, 2012 at 1:28 PM

    I like Persimon Dreams on Facebook.

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  68. At the moment, I love green and red ;)
    Have a nice christmas time.

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  69. I love using teal.

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  70. Such a beautiful and generous giveaway!

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  71. I love aqua! You've got a lot of beautiful fabric there.

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  72. I am all about greens of all shades, from turquoise to olive. :-)

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  73. I love to use a blue that leans toward green (sort of the color of the Caribbean sea.) I love using all shades of blue.

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  74. Lately it's blue, but I also love red, yellow, orange, purple, and green.

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  75. Turquoise! I love dyeing fabric, yours are beautiful!

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  76. Liked Project QUILTING on Facebook

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  77. http://pinterest.com/persimondreams/ FOLLOWING ALL YOUR BOARDS

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  78. I love blue. I can do most things with blue...just love it!

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  79. I use blues and purples

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  80. Following on Pintrest

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  81. Lately I'm loving orange in quilts.

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  82. I like your patchwork belts in your Etsy shop. So cute. Love your quilts, too!

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  83. fave colour is purple! followed closely by green. i often use them both together when creating!

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  84. My most used colour is green. I'd like to have more colour choice in my quilts, but somehow I always end up with green.
    So, purple or yellow next time!

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  85. I like rust/brick reds, bright yellow and dark grays. Great idea for a giveaway! wvonfumetti@yahoo.com

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  86. I've subscribed to your newsletter.

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  87. I like Persimon Dreams on FB.

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  88. I like Project QUILTING on FB.

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  89. On the Persimon Etsy store I like the Orphan Batik Quilt Block and Fiber Art Hoop best, it's beautiful!

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  90. On your The Apple store I like the Metal Madness Bangle bracelet best. It's gorgeous!

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  91. I like to use pinks and turquoise in my designs.

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  92. It seems like I am always wanting the right yellow to perk up my creations.

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  93. I like so many colors but if I pick just one to use to create with I have to go with aqua. Thanks for the chance to win some awesome fabric.

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  94. I love crafting with blues and greens, like all the various gorgeous waters and trees and plants I'm surrounded by in the Pacific Northwest!

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  95. Love the fabric, how lucky you are to have someone to dye with. Love the colors, but love blue the best!Thanks for the giveaway

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  96. I'm inclined to say purple is my favorite color to use in creating. However, though I love purple, it seems that blue and green dominate my fabric stash.

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  97. I love using purple because it makes me happy.

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  98. Pink!

    Deborah
    pinkscissorsdesign @gmail.com

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  99. I love brighter colors orange and purple are some of my favorites.

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  100. I like the Art Embroidery in your shop and that you and I are both from WI;)

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  101. Like your PersimmonDreams FB page.

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  102. Like your Project QUILTING page on FB.

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  103. Follow your boards on Pinterest.

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  104. Repinned an item from your portfolio on Pinterest.

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  105. My favorite right now is lime green.

    Those fabrics are just glorious.

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  106. Purple is my favourite colour, but green for being creative. Does that make sense? It is how I feel!

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  107. My favorite color is any shade of green! Thanks for the giveaway.

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  108. the table runner looks great. I love greens right now. thanks for chance to win

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  109. I love blue for its serenity ... and yellow which complements the blue so beautifully!

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  110. Just clicked on several of your boards on Pinterest ... another passion of mine!

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  111. I love purple and gray together :)

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  112. My favourite colour to use in creating anything is blue. Or red. Sometimes purple. But usually blue.

    Thanks for the opportunity to win!

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  113. Lauren aka Giddy99December 3, 2012 at 7:58 PM

    I love aqua to sew/quilt with!

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  114. Lauren aka Giddy99December 3, 2012 at 7:59 PM

    I'm following on Facebook!

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  115. favorite color is rich aqua

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  116. My current favorite color is teal. It's not one of my personal favorites, persay, but I recently finished a small quilt for my niece to take with her into hospital for an upcoming round of surgeries, and her favorite color is teal. I had lots of fun incorporating the gorgeous blues in with some pinkish-purples in batik style!

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  117. I love any shade of blue.

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  118. My favourite colour for everything is blue! Always.

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  119. I love teal. I would use that exclusively if I could. Thanks for the chance to win!

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  120. Beautiful! I lean towards green and blue, but like most any color!

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  121. I like working with blue.

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  122. No matter how hard I try to use something else, green keeps creeping into what I do. That fabric is gorgeous -- thanks for the chance!

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  123. I love turquoise right now! AMazing.

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  124. I love green! Especialy muted greens. :)
    peachstateme (at) hotmail (dot) com

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  125. Lovely fabrics! I do love a nice blue, but with finally having my little girl, I've been tending towards a lot of pink! lol, would be nice to do something in blue again, just for me! :)

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  126. I seem to be drawn to blues of all shades in my projects -- the hand-died fabrics are beautiful!

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  127. I love the Chrysanthemum Flower Garden at Persimon Dreams.

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  128. I mostly sew for my two little girls so I use a lot of pink.

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  129. I love the Sapphire Blue Hollow Glass Raindrops with Silver Accents from The Apple.

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  130. Purple, and those hand dyed fabrics ar gorgeous!!

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  131. I tend to lean towards orange/pink/teal in my creations.

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  132. I'm a FB Project Quilting follower (and previous "contestant" ;-))

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  133. I can't say that I gravitate to any one color . . . depends on my mood. I do love bright colors mixed with white in quilts. I have been wanting to do a bright blue/orange/gray combo with white.

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  134. I love to try and squeeze some red into my projects when ever I can.

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  135. I really can't chose between red and a nice earthy green. Love using both those colours.

    Thank you for the chance

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  136. The hand-dyed spaghetti strap dresses are my favourite item in the Persimon Dreams shop. Gorgeous.

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  137. I love greens and never seem to have the right shade, ever when I need it.

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  138. I already receive your newsletter.

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  139. The candy drop rings are beautiful but the nostalgic part of me choses the vintage typewriter rings from The Apple store as my favourite.

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  140. I also follow Project QUILTING on facebook.

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  141. I follow your boards on Pinterst.

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  142. I love using blue thank you for the chance to win.

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  143. I love this Quilted Table Runner Spinning Nines in Hand Dyed Magic Blue Golden Brown

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  144. My favorite color to use while crafting is usually a lighter sky blue.

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  145. My favorite item from your etsy shop "The Apple" would have to be http://www.etsy.com/listing/67114341/earrings-frosty-matte-blue-hollow-glass I love that frosty blue!

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  146. My favorite item from your etsy shop "persimmon dream" would have to be http://www.etsy.com/listing/102531511/quilted-wall-art-tree-topography it's just so vibrant looking.

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  147. I really like the bright blue that's shown in the first Spinning Nines runner you show. It's vibrant and has so much movement! Thank you for the chance to win. :)

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  148. In The Apple, I'm liking the Adjustable Ring with the Mini Flower Bouquet on it -- fun for your fingers! :)

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  149. I'm having fun looking through both your Etsy shops! The Heirloom Lap Throw in the Churn Dash pattern is really bold and beautiful! I love those saturated colors. :)

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  150. Hmmm..a teal would be gorgeous but pinks and blues and purples would be lovely too...really anything :)

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  151. Pink and white are my favorite colors

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  152. In your persimon dreams eminiatures liked the miniature art hoop baby blue flower, it's lovely

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  153. I tend to use quite a bit of aqua and teal so they must be my favs

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  154. I subscribed to your newsletter

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  155. I like purple! Thanks for the giveaway! Love the fabric and the pattern!

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  156. I always seem to be attracted to reds and pinks.


    erikawithak.vintage at gmail.com

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  157. I love all colours but I'm particularly into purples and greens at the moment.

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  158. I love using red with white or cream. Love the contrasts.
    I also 'like' your page on Facebook, and am following your boards on Pinterest.

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  159. Pinks seems to go into my quilts a lot.

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  160. WOW those colors are beautiful. My father loves purple......
    kanem@tds.net

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  161. I think blue is probably my favourite - I seem to have a lot of it, and I work with it a lot.

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  162. I love purple and navy blue.
    lorijolie(at)hotmail(dot)com

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  163. I tend to use a LOT of orange. =)

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