My husband and I ran out this weekend to take a few photos of my finished lace skirt. Yes, wonderful people, I said finished lace skirt. Somehow the whole thing came together so quickly this weekend! I'll give you one little sneak peek before it goes live on MSN next week. I challenge you to find… Continue reading New Skirt, New Sunnies, and a Glasses Giveaway
Congratulations go to Joanne of Stitch and Witter! Laurence King Publishing will make sure to have your copy of Drape Drape winging its way across the Atlantic before George can say Jack Robinson!
My forays into the Japanese Drape Drape books seems to be here to stay. After a successful review and giveaway of Drape Drape 2, Laurence King Publishing asked me to review their English translation of the original Drape Drape. And, as I'm sure all of you have by now realized, I review something by actually using… Continue reading Paisleys and Drape Drape: Review and Giveaway
Ladies and gentlemen, it is with great honor that I am tasked with announcing the five lucky winners of the Seam Allowance Guide. These five seamsters will have the pleasure of slicing into their fabric faster than most when they're working with any of the multiple sources of patterns out there that come without seam allowances.… Continue reading The Five Seam Allowance Guide Winners!
What a grand holiday season it's been! I feel a bit like Jolly Old Saint Nicholas, what with all of the gifts I've been able to give away over here on my blog. I've had almost one a week for the past month. Hooray! And, this week's giveaway wasn't the last. Remember my review of… Continue reading Seam Allowance Guide: A Giveaway
...Nikki H., a fellow runner who blogs over at The Right Stride. Congratulations, Nikki! I think you'll really enjoy the book!
Way back when I won a novel by Abby Slovin entitled Letters in Cardboard Boxes from a giveaway on Sarah of Rhinestones and Telephones' blog. When Abby got in contact with me to get my shipping address, we started chatting. One thing lead to another, and she asked if I'd like to do my own interview and… Continue reading Letters in Cardboard Boxes: An Interview and Giveaway
It was so fun to be able to pull ten names out of the hat for this giveaway! Ten! I was worried I was going to wear out the random number generator, but it handled my ten repeats pretty easily. I'm sorry I didn't have enough subscriptions for everyone who commented. For those who's names I… Continue reading The Ten Magazine Winners!
It's just about Thanksgiving here in the US, and I want to spread the cheer and good will around. What better way than hosting another giveaway?! Zinio wrote to ask if I'd be interested in giving away digital magazine subscriptions to ten of my readers. Ten! I jumped at the opportunity. What exactly is Zinio,… Continue reading Giveaway: Magazine Subscriptions from Zinio
Okay, so before I announce the winner of the English translation of Drape Drape 2, I wanted to share with you my second No. 2: one-piece side drape top. This time made up as intended in a S/M. You read that right; it's the same size as last week, only this time it drapes just like… Continue reading Drape Drape 2: Winner and Another No. 2