Monday, July 18, 2011

We're Celebrating!

Note: This giveaway is now closed....thank you to everyone for playing along with us!

We are so happy and ever so grateful to those of you who are our followers! There are over 200 of you now, and we think that is a great excuse, er, reason to celebrate!  And what better way to celebrate than with an awesome giveaway!!

We have a super package for you this week! Fabric, notions, and more!

So without any further preliminaries, let's get this party rockin'!!



Are you all in a party mood?  Good!  Have a slice of chocolate cake?


Mmmmmmm......good, isn't it?  Alright, now grab your cuppa Joe and let's get started!

Here's a picture of the first prize that Padsworth has put in our package:



Ya'll had better have a kleenex, or handkerchief, or something ready! Just look at those yummy fabrics!

It's a seven fat quarter stack of Lola's Posies by Lila Tueller, in the rose colorway! Wow! You'll get a fat quarter each of the floral, the small floral, the stripe, the damask, whimsy leaf, the signature print "Lola's Posies," and the polka dot, too!  (Personally, I would love to win this, but that just wouldn't be right, so I had to get some for myself. I'm going to make that wristlet that Sasha designed!)

Ahem. Now, if we can contain ourselves, we'll move on to the next prize in our package. Are we all calm and composed now?

Well, Padsworth and I thought our winner might like a new pattern to use along with the fat quarter bundle. So we got in touch with Rachel at Dewberry Lane, and she graciously offered our winner a $20 credit in her online store! Yippee skippee!! Just look at some of the cute patterns in the Dewberry Lane store:


Animals! Dewberry Lane has these cuties and more!

Now look at the clothing patterns they offer......kids and grownups!!



They also have a pattern for little boys that would be great for some summertime playclothes! In addition to all these, they have some absolutely incredible quilt patterns:













I can hear those gears turning in ya'll's heads - those patterns are inspiring. They have many, many more, but we need to keep this party goin'.... so you can check those out in a little bit, OK?

Dewberry Lane also has rulers, batting, pins, irons, and mats, and thread (in oh so many luscious colors!) and scads of other things. You are going to love their store! And, if you can't stand the suspense, or you see something there that you MUST have right away, they are extending a welcome to our followers: 10% off your order with this code: LilyPad.   Sweeeeet!

Now, Padsworth and I are not finished yet! Here is another goodie that our winner will receive:


These are really cool tools for applique - you can make various sizes of fabric "tubes" and press the seams to the back with these no-melt bars. Then you can lay them out to make vines, celtic designs, and more! There are five in the pack, so you can make all kinds of sizes for all kinds of projects.

Next, you might need some......




Yep, some thread! Padsworth asked me to put in a large one for piecing, and two colors that coordinate with our fabrics, too! Yummy, huh? And yes, that idyllic scene is my back yard and the pasture, and yes, if you want to, you can come and set up and sew, looking out at that loveliness - just make sure you bring some snacks, OK? You just can't quilt without some goodies to snack on! (I'll supply the java!)

The last item in our package is.....


A nice new package of quilting needles! I know that many of ya'll are machine quilters, but I bet there are some of you reading this that are like me - you love to hand quilt! Well, these #10 betweens will make that go very smoothly; I use these all the time, and I love them. If you should require a different size, just remember that 10% discount at Dewberry Lane, and grab some!!

Alright, that wraps up our prize package - now to tell you how to get your hands on this! We'll be selecting a winner from our comments here, chosen by random number generator. Our contest will run through midnight on July 26, and our winner will be announced on July 27!

Now, please don't get all frustratipated because there are several ways to enter - you DON'T have to do each and every one, although you will be increasing your chances to win. You know, good vibes, and all that. If you are a Facebookmeister, you might want to do that, and skip the others. If you don't "do" Facebook, you can choose other options.

                         1. Be a follower of Lilypadquilting, or become one, and leave me a
                             comment here.
                         2. Be a follower of Scrapendipity Designs, or become one, and
                             leave Rachel a "thanks" for sponsoring our giveaway. Then
                             come back to tell me you did this.
                         3. Go to Rachel's store - click here to go to Dewberry Lane,
                             and leave me a comment, telling me which pattern you would
                             choose to make with the prize fabrics.
                         4. Go to our brand new Facebook page and "like" us, and come
                             back here to tell me you did!
                         5. If you mention this giveaway on your own blog, to help us
                             spread the word, come and tell me for another chance!

Now, that's not too hard, is it?! Good luck to everybody! Ribbit!

Love,




370 comments:

  1. I am a follower - I love the FQ bundle, but have no need of a pattern, so if my name is pulled - use the other items for another winner.

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  2. wow! congrats on the followers. and i'm glad to be one of them! LOVE your blog.

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  3. I am already a follower of your blog and thank you for the opportunity to win your fabulous giveaway. Awesome!

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  4. I now "like" you on facebook and thank you for the opportunity to win your fabulous giveaway.

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  5. I'm a follower. I love Lila Tueller!

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  6. I like the basket case and chain reaction quilt patterns!

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  7. I'm a follower :) and love it!

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  8. I follow your blog. Thanks for the chance to win. ps. the photo above made me hungry for cake!

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  9. I would get the Kaleidoscope E-Pattern by Cluck Cluck Sew pattern- I have been eyeing it for quite a while :)

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  10. I would like to to use the prize fabrics to make Domino Schnibble from Miss Rosie's Quilt Co.

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  11. I'm following Rachel now too and left her a big thanks!!

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  12. I follow you! :) Thanks for a fun giveaway.

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  13. I'd love to get the Charm Bracelets pattern!

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  14. Awesome giveaway - I'm a follower!

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  15. Already a Scrapendipity follower - I left a little note. :)

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  16. What a GREAT giveaway!
    I'm a follower!

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  17. I love the Charm Bracelet quilt pattern

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  18. I'd choose the In A Spin or Swirly Pop pattern. :)

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  19. Became a follower of Rachel!

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  20. I'm kind of pining for the platypus pattern, now that i've seen it.

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  21. I'm a follower. Thanks for the giveaway!

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  22. I'd choose Pizelles pattern. Thanks!

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  23. I like the blue argyle pattern, would love to make that one.

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  24. I am a follower, thanks for the chance to win!

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  25. I follow Rachels blog and left her a comment.

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  26. I blogged about your giveaway. Thanks!

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  27. Imlike you on Facebook. Sharon Sabin Pernes

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  28. I'm now following Rachels blog

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  29. I think I'd choose the Skittles pattern by Kate Conklin - thanks

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  30. I am a regular follower of Lily Pad Quilting. Thanks for the opportunity to enter your great giveaway.

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  31. I 'liked' your brand new page on FB!!

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  32. I like the diamonds and square pattern, and kaliedoscope...

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  33. I like "Walk in the Garden" pattern.

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  34. I'm happy to be one of your 213 followers :)
    What an incredibly gorgeous and generous prize package you've put together. Thanks for the opportunity to win! I love celebrations but I'll pass on the cake this time ;)

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  35. I hopped over to scrapendipity and I now follow there, too!

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  36. I love the Four Square Farmhouse pattern.

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  37. HAPPILY FOLLOWING SCRAPENDIPITY!
    THANKS FOR SHARING!

    jldouglas@wispwest.net

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  38. HAPPILY FOLLOWING RACHEL'S BLOG!
    THANKS SO FOR SHARING1
    HAPPY QUILTING!

    jldouglas@wispwest.net

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  39. WOW!!! I follow your blog and if I am lucky enough to win, can also have the piece of cake!

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  40. I'D CHOOSE THE 'DARCY SCHNIBBLES' BY MISS ROSIE!
    THANKS SO FOR SHARING!
    HAPPY SUMMER TO ALL!

    jldouglas@wispwest.net

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  41. Dewberry Lane has some wonderful goodies! I'd be very tempted to get the cute Rosetta Ruffle Bag and Harry Hippo patterns to play with the FQ bundle if I were lucky enough to win :)

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  42. I like making bags. I chose the REVERSIBLE SUNDAY SLING FROM AMY BUTLER at Dewberry Lane to use the FQs

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  43. I would use the fabric to make the Charm Bracelets E-Pattern from Kate Conklin Designs

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  44. I follow Scrapendipity Designs

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  45. I am a new follower.

    hnash10@gmail.com

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  46. I am also a new follower of Scrapendipity Designs.

    hnash10@gmail.com

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  47. I would choose the CHAIN REACTION E-PATTERN BY CLUCK CLUCK SEW. I really LOVE this pattern.

    hnash10@gmail.com

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  48. I am a new FB fan!

    hnash10@gmail.com

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  49. Congrats on the following. I am a follower.

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  50. I liked you on facebook. Cute.

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  51. I am a follower of Scrapendipity Designs and left her a thanks.

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  52. I think I might make the Chain Reaction quilt if I won.

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  53. I am already a follower of your blog.

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  54. I am now following Rachel and gave her a big thank you.

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  55. I am a follower of your blog! Thanks so much for taking the time to host the giveaway. Killer prizes!

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  56. I now follow Rachel's blog. I have thanked her for the giveaway prizes, which are amazing by the way!

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  57. If I won the fabric I would make Flower Kisses!

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  58. I would use the pattern titled Fussy Fairtales because it seems like it would feature the fabrics nicely (and they are beautiful). Thanks for sharing.

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  59. I like your new FB page. I can't wait until I have time to play with the design wall

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  60. I am a follower and I love these fabrics.

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  61. I am a follower at Scrapendity Designs and I left a thank you.

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  62. I like Fairy Hearts on the Dewberry Lane site. I think these fabrics would work well in that pattern.

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  63. I am a "liker" on your new Facebook page.

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  64. I'm a follower of lily pad quilting :)

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  65. I follow SD and left a Thank you for the great giveaway!!

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  66. Having a hard time looking around the Dewberry Lane site, but I do like the Kaleidoscope pattern by Cluck Cluck Sew.

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  67. I already follow your blog, of course. Thanks for a wonderful giveaway.

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  68. I now follow Scrapendipity Designs and I left a thank you.

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  69. I love the Summer Ribbons pattern, I think it would be perfect.

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  70. I am following your blog for sometimes ^^

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  71. Liked your new page in FB..
    Cute frog photo:)

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  72. I already follow Scrapendipity Designs blog and I said a thank you message!!

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  73. Likes the Omnigrip 12.5 x 12.5 Ruler from the shop!

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  74. Oh my goodness what an awesome giveaway!!!! You guys are the best!

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  75. Like I can just choose one of those patterns! They have some great stuff!!!! I am thinking the Fairy tale squares. Maybe.

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  76. Of course I want to like you on fb!! When seth gets his quilt going we will be sure to link to you when he starts using the design wall. Right now he only has one block. It wouldn't be very helpful. :)

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  77. I am a follower of lily pad quilting! thank you!

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  78. I follow scapendipity designs and left her a nice comment! She has a great blog too.

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  79. I really love the pinwheels pattern from pattern basket or the pretzels quilt pattern!
    thanks and congrats to you!

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  80. I would love Eli, so cute. Thanks for sharing such great goodies.
    -annabelle :)

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  81. I'm a GFC follower of Scrapendipity Designs.

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  82. I think these fabrics would look great in the skittles pattern. Modern and perfect to show off the florals.

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  83. I'm a follower of LilyPad Quilting.

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  84. I saw a tote bag pattern I would love to try on Dewberry Lane.

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  85. And I follow you on FB! :)

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  86. I'm a new follower and... Yippee, what an awesome giveaway! Very delicious fabrics, etc!!

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  87. I'm also follow Scrapendipity and commented to Rachel.. Thanks all!!

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  88. I want to make the Basket Case. The platypus pattern is cute too.

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  89. I "like" the FB connection too.

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  90. I am now following Rachel's blog and gave her a high five for her contribution.

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  91. I like the Basket Case pattern and hope I don't turn into a basket case making it. Thanks

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  92. Congratulations. Love following your blog!

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  93. I'm now following Rachel and left her a big thanks!!

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  94. I included your giveaway in my blog today:
    http://straystitches1.blogspot.com/2011/07/fun-flowers.html

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  95. I am a new follower. Thanks for the great giveaway!

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  96. I "liked" your new site on facebook.

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  97. I blogged about your giveaway today at:
    http://new2quilting.blogspot.com/2011/07/wip-wednesday-38.html

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  98. I already follow Scrapendipity Designs!

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  99. I would make the Basket Case pattern. Thanks again for a chance to win!

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  100. I would probably use the fabric to make Honey, Honey by Tula Pink. Cute pattern!

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  101. Fantasmigorical giveaway (if you can make up words...hehehe). I am following you!!

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  102. I am following Scrapendipity Designs and I left a comment to thank Rachel for sponsoring this fantastic giveaway!

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  103. The pattern that caught my eye is called Brown Eyed Girl - sweet!

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  104. Already a follower of Scrapendipity Designs, and I
    thanked Rachel for sponsoring your giveaway.

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  105. I am a follower of Lily pad quilting.

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  106. I adore "Peppermint Twist" by Cluck Cluck Sew!

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  107. I follow scrapindipity designs.

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  108. I would make the eli elephant pattern. One of my daughters is in love with elephants and her favorite color is purple so it would be perfect.

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  109. I would love to try the basket case pattern with those fabrics!

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  110. I follow Scrapendipity and thanked her

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  111. I like the Fergus Fish pattern!

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  112. Great giveaway. I am now a follower.

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  113. So many great patterns over at Dewberry Lane - my 2 favorites are American Pie and Winter Nights - hard to pick just one.

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  114. I do follow Lily Pad Quilting. Thanks for the chance to win.

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  115. I just became a follower to Scrapendipidy Designs - read some of her blogs - like it!

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  116. I love the Honey Honey pattern by Tula Pink

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  117. I love the Reversible Sunday Sling from Amy Butler.

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  118. I left a comment and am now a follower of Scrapendipity Designs.

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  119. I would choose the pattern "Stars & Strips" by Atkinson Designs.

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  120. I went to your new page on facebook and "liked" you.

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  121. I put your giveaway on my sidebar.

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  122. Great giveaway . I am already a follower of your great blog!

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  123. The fabrics are a great combo; I'd love to have you or Rachel choose a pattern for me to use with the fabrics. Thanks for the giveaway.

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  124. I follow lilypad quilting==this is a fun place. Thanks!

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  125. I follow scrapendipity -isn't that a great name? I left a thank you comment for Rachel for this lovely giveaway.

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  126. I really like the Farm Fresh pattern because there is a secondary design created in the quilt. But I have a hard time matching pattern with fabric, so I'd love you or Rachel to choose a pattern for me if I were to win. Thanks, again.

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  127. I'm a follower of Scrapendipity and I follow her blog.

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  128. What a wonderfully generous giveaway. I really like the "Fussy Fairytales" pattern, very cute. Congrats on reaching 200! I could join you in eating that sinfully good looking chocolate cake!
    thanks

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  129. I am a regular follower of your blog!

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  130. I am a new follower of Rachel's blog!

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  131. I like you on Facebook - congrats on getting your Facebook page!

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  132. Oh.My.Gosh...I sure hope my cup runneth over real soon. What an awesome giveway!!!!

    BTW...I am a follower :)

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  133. I am a follower of scrapendipity and was more than happy to thank her for sponsoring this giveaway!

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  134. Hard to choose just one pattern...I like Skipping Squares, as well as, Skittles and Off the Rails (two for one...always a nice treat).

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  135. I like the pattern Basket Case.

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  136. I like the Crosswise from American Jane pattern. Thanks for a chance to win.

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  137. Congrats on 200 followers! Glad to be one of them :)

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  138. I'm a follower of Scrapenditiy and had a fun wander around her website and did say thanks - this is a fabulous giveaway!!

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  139. I love the Plan C Schnibbles pattern!

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  140. Congratulations are in order.200 followers is a great achievement.I'm a follower.

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  141. I'm a follower of Scrapendity great blog.Thank you for the chance.

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  142. I would make a beautiful Kaleidoscope quilt with those great fabrics.

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  143. I'd make Cheap Trick...but change it a bit LOL. VermotnPines@aol.com

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  144. I have become a new follower.
    Thanks,
    Peggy
    peggy_verdongibbs@att.net
    http://keepmeinstitches-peggy.blogspot.com

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