Win $150 to spend at The Ribbon Retreat!

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If you’re already following us on Facebook (and we totally appreciate those that do!) you saw that there’s a giveaway via The Daily Sew for a $150 giveaway of shop credit for The Ribbon Retreat! Their selection is most impressive – and right now there’s glitter elastic in my shopping cart waiting for me to… 

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Fabric Fabric FAAAAABRIC Giveaway!

Who doesn’t love a chance to play a fun matching game AND maybe win an amazing fabric collection? If you see a similar post on several other of your fave sewing blogs today, it’s because it’s a happy conspiracy. (Is there a different word for that? A conspiracy that isn’t a bad thing? Not enough… 

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Downtown Tape Giveaway! {giveaway closed}

  I think you’d be pretty hard pressed to find a crafty person these days who doesn’t love washi tape.  I’m not even a crafter but I love it.  Actually, I think it’s the perfect product for a non-crafter because you can tear it off, stick it on, and voila: instant cuteness!!  I love stuff… 

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Crafty Cyber Monday Sale!

My husband pointed out yesterday that we have an extra week between Thanksgiving and Christmas this year, since Thanksgiving fell so early on the calendar. Initially I thought it was a jedi mind trick on his part, but even if it had been, it worked. I felt more relaxed immediately, and put aside a few… 

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A Few Fun Things

One of my funnest* e-mails ever arrived in our inbox this week. It was a message from Kim at Spoonflower. This would be the Kim that inspired Spoonflower by saying to her husband “geez honey, wouldn’t it be crazy awesome if you could print fabric for me?” (or something like that.) The Spoonflower blog featured… 

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Going Back to the Source

About two years ago I started reading Obsessively Stitching. Care convinced me to join an I Spy swap and I dove into this quilt. Which this baby and her sister loved then, and still use daily. Two swaps of my own later I decided to combine my love for I Spy, Spoonflower and fabric selection… 

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Slashing Your Stash: A Giveaway

Last week we were contacted by a new-ish site, now a sponsor, called “Stash Slash”. (Update: Site has since closed) The site is simple. You can go there to buy de-stash items, much of it vintage and some even antique, and/or you can use the site to list your own de-stashes. What’s really REALLY simple… 

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Looking for a Winner: A Lilac Lane Giveaway

Happy Monday, blog reading world! Hope your Mother’s Day was fantastic. I won’t say who, but one of us a crafterhours had to limit her internet time yesterday. Toooo much sappy Mother’s Day stuff going around. I have sap limits. Apparently that’s what motherhood has done to me. In exciting but not all that sappy… 

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Shabby Apple Giveaway!!! (Now Closed)

Happy Monday everyone!!  If you’re not sharing that sentiment, we’ve got something that might cheer you up.  How about a FREE dress from Shabby Apple?? We’ve been long-time fans of Shabby Apple because of all their unique and versatile women’s dresses and of course their adorable line for little girls too.  But our favorite feature… 

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