Me & My Stitches

Me & My Stitches
Click on the picture to go to my website. These are 1' x 1 1/2" pendants.

Thursday, April 14, 2011

Winner, Winner!!

I love my mail lady - she has delivered lots of fun stuff in the last week.  Not squishy packages, but the next best thing!  A few weeks ago I signed up for a giveaway on Mary's Cottage Quilts blog and I actually won!  I never win  - but you know that this is like getting presents, right?  And I LOVE PRESENTS!!!!  The 3 winners got to choose any two of Mary's patterns.  These are the ones I chose...
 Aren't they nice?  Of course, I love basket blocks, and the sampler has lots of awesome blocks in it.  Thanks Mary!

I also received a magazine in the mail from a friend...
I have never had a chance to see Quilt Mania before - they don't seem to sell it anywhere locally.  It is really different from the usual quilt magazines. I haven't gotten all the way through it yet, but so far I really like it!  Thanks Kim!

And last, but certainly not least...
I have been patiently awaiting (NOT!) this brand new magazine.  It is wonderful - all of the designers are great - amazing projects, love the feel of it even.  It's more like a book than a magazine.  My only complaint is that it only comes out quarterly!  Wish it was monthly!!  If you have a chance to pick it up - be sure to do it.  Or, you can get a subscription here.  You won't regret it!

I posted lots of new jewelry on my website yesterday - be sure to check it out!

Have a great day!!

5 comments:

  1. Quiltmania is a favorite of mine and I am looking forward to getting the Primitive Quilts magazine. Lots of inspiration for you to play with.

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  2. Ohhhh...what fun mail! I love the patterns you picked! I see Quiltmania once in a while at JoAnns - it has some incredible projects for sure! I'm also so happy to see you got the new magazine, which means mine can't be far behind!
    Cheers!

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  3. Woo Hoo on the wins!! Both look like their going to be great patterns. I like Quiltmania magazine and pick it up here and there. Didn't find the Primitive Quilts, but maybe the news stands will have it next week. I'm dying to see it.

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  4. I love mail goodies!!! What a way to brighten your day!

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  5. Joann's carries Quiltmania and their magazines are usually discounted 10% or if not on sale, you can use coupons. This is what I do. Luv Quiltmania but it is a little pricey. Hope this helps.

    Terry in So. Calif.

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