Tuesday, December 11, 2012

Charming Travelers - Charm Swap Giveaway

Woo Hoo!  I've got the stash!  I won the Charming Travelers  traveling charm swap from Kelsey at Kelsey Sews.  

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There really is a variety of charms in this pack.  There is some modern fabric, novelties, and even some civil war repro fabrics.  Here is a sample.
 
 
These are the charms that I have pulled to keep - some novelties and some dots.  I am going to replace them with maybe some FMF and some Amy Butler fabrics.
 
 
So, do you wanna play along and have a chance to win this travelling stash?
 
Here are a few of the rules taken from the blog From Blank Pages where there is also a map showing where this travelling stash has been. 
 
  • winners must be active bloggers

  • you must reside in the US (ONLY the blue pack is traveling throughout Canada as well as the US - you must be willing to ship to either country to enter that giveaway.)

  • before sending the charm pack off to the next winner, there must be 56 - 5" x 5" squares of fabric inside - please no yucky fabrics

  • to help keep the map updated, winners will fill out the quick and easy form to let me know where you are!

  • if the charm pack arrives full of unwanted charms, let me know and we'll clear it out and fill it back up with some more beautiful fabrics!


  • To play along, leave me a comment on this post and I will draw a random winner on Saturday, December 15th.  If you'd like a topic to comment on, how about telling me how you learned to machine quilt (if you do).  I am trying to learn and have a class scheduled, but I was wondering how others learned - a class, a friend, a book, YouTube video? 
     
    Also, please be sure I have a way to contact you.  Good Luck!

    7 comments:

    1. I want to play along! I've recently joined the blogosphere. My blog is sewwithaview.blogspot.com
      I learned to machine quilt (not free motion yet...still need to try that) from my mother in law.

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    2. What a fab idea! I live across the pond though, so don't count me in, but it looks like a fun travelling stash.
      xx

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    3. This sounds like so much fun. Thanks for the chance to win.

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    4. I'd love a chance to win the U.S. set.

      I learned to machine quilt (the wee bit I've done) from reading blogs and books.

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    5. I've been doing it trial and error. Some books I've seen over the years, some common horse sense, some online-ing, some Leah Day-ing youtube style. What fun really!

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    6. That sound like a lot of fun! I'm still learning. Self taught; trial and error.

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