Monday, May 6, 2013

Fabric Giveaway

Hi there!  If you are visiting from the Sew Mama Sew Giveaway Day, welcome!  This is my space where I share my quilting and sewing projects - as well as some occasional crochet, knitting, and cross-stitch.  Here are some of my favorite finishes:


Today's giveaway is from Tactile Fabrics, one of my blog's sponsors and one of my most favorite fabric shops.  The owner, Jennifer, stocks the most wonderful selection of fabrics including some new lines like Glimma and Bike.  And she provides fantastic service and fast shipping.

For the giveaway, Tactile Fabrics is offering the opportunity for one lucky person to win the gorgeous fat quarter bundle of pinks, yellows, and grays pictured below.  There are so many fabrics I love in this bundle including prints from Comma, Field Study, Architextures, and Glimma.


You have 3 chances to win****!

1. To enter, simply leave a comment on this post. Any comment will do but if you'd like a topic, how about recommending a good book - an exciting novel you just couldn't put down, a fun book for kids, a quilting book, or even a cookbook? (one entry)

Bonus Entries
2. Plum and June followers - old and new - get a second entry. Leave a comment indicating how you are following. (one entry)

3. Tactile Fabrics followers - old and new - get a third entry. You can follow them on Facebook here or Twitter here. And if you are not on (or active on) Facebook or Twitter, you can get this third entry by visiting Tactile Fabrics and coming back here to leave a comment about your favorite thing from their shop. Leave a comment indicating which one of these you did and/or your favorite thing from Tactile Fabrics. (one entry)

So you can enter up to 3 times! This giveaway will remain open until May 10, 2012 at 5pm PST and a winner will be picked at random and will be notified by email by May 12, 2012.

****This giveaway is open for U.S. shipping only.****

****And unless you are sure that you are NOT a no-reply comment, please leave your email address in your comment.****

****Tactile Fabrics is offering a coupon code for all readers good for 15% off - use code PLUMJUNE15****


And be sure to stop by Sew Mama Sew for links to the rest of the giveaways.

The giveaway is now closed.  The winner is #18 Marci Girl.  Congrats Marci - I have just sent you an email.  And thanks everyone who entered - I enjoyed reading all your book suggestions!


750 comments:

  1. Great Giveaway! I just read a really great kids book recently ("The Lost and Found Balloon" by Celeste Jenkins - it actually came in a Cheerios box and I am buying it today from Amazon in hardcover for my daughter - it is a great story - check it out!

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  2. A while back I read "In a Sunburned Country" by Bill Bryson. Non-fiction, about Australia, hilarious.

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  3. I went to the Tactile Fabrics site. Lots of great fabrics like Comma and Color Me Retro, but what really caught my eye is PURE White Navy with Red 1/2 YARD Bundle Stof Fabrics. So cool!

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  4. I am a follower. jennylarking@gmail.com

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  5. I'm reading Les Miserables these days! The series with Game if Thrones is pretty good, despite too much gratuitous sex for my taste.

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  6. Wow, what a gorgeous bundle! I read "Wild" by Cheryl Strayed this winter - great non-fiction account of her solo hike/adventures on the Pacific Coast Trail.

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  7. Just reading Fresh Quilting by Malka Dubrawsky. jennylarking@gmail.com

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  8. Kids book: it's not easy being a bunny. :D

    Elisabeth.woo @ gmail

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  9. A life changing book I read is Animal, Veetable, Miracle by Barbara Kingsolver. I think you would like it if you haven't already rea it.

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  10. This fat quarter bundle is amazing! I see so many prints I love! I am a follower:)

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  11. I put tactile fabrics in my favs on etsy...love their fabric bundles and especially Stitch Square...so cheerful. Thank you.

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  12. Thanks for the code, I'm going to get the Stitch bundle with it.

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  13. Though I haven't read it myself, my best friend loves the Discovery of Witches books. I really love the Girl that Played With Fire series.

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  14. Great giveaway! Thank you!

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  15. awesome giveaway. Thank you for the chance.

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  16. oh my gosh! I have never been to TF store - so much selction!! I really like the Architextures Cross Hatch Bundle.

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  17. The newest favorite books in our house are Nancy Drew. I read them when I was a kid, but they have been updated to appeal to my daughter! I'm so excited to be reading them with her.

    Jennifer
    jennifereladd at yahoo dot com

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  18. I like the Elm Creek Quilts series.

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  19. One of my favorite quilting books is Sunday Morning Quilts. It makes you want to save every tiny scrap of fabric you come across! Thanks for the chance to win!

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  20. I follow on Twitter (jenniferladd).

    jennifereladd at yahoo dot com

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  21. Thanks so much for the chance at such a great giveaway! Just finished The Book Thief. Highly recommend if you haven't read.

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  22. Already a loyal follower via Bloglovin'

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  23. I think City Quilts have some interesting stuff in it that I really want to make. That's the most recent crafting book I was reading.

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  24. I am a happy follower of your blog (RSS Feed). I have also set your blog up in the two Google Reader replacements I am testing.

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  25. I also follow Tactile Fabrics on Facebook.

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  26. Thank you for the giveaway -- what a beautiful bundle! I just finished the first two "Century Trilogy" books by Ken Follet. Even though they're super long, I finished each in a week that's how awesome they were.

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  27. Liked tactile fabrics on FB!

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  28. anything by Jared diamond- I think he's brilliant, & his take on modern life & the human condition are worth exploring. :)

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  29. I wish I had time to read a book right now, even a quilty book anything, maybe next month! :o)

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  30. & I'm a follower via bloglovin!

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  31. and im a fb follower of tactile already! :o)

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  32. after visiting tactile fabrics, I have to admit I'm kind of obsessed with comma right now, so I think that would have to be my favorite.

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  33. Vader' Little Princess picture book for children.

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  34. How lovely! I'm desperately trying to finish a novel called The hundred year old man who climbed out of the window and disappeared... It's intriguing and quirky, will be interesting to see what the others in my book group thought.

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  35. A good children's book is Pete the Cat - I read it to my granddaughter about ten times on Friday.

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  36. Our favourite children's book is Rosie's Walk.

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  37. I just read "Redeeming Love". It was good.

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  38. Great bundle. The Wheel on the School is great for kids and adults.

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  39. Anything Dr. Seuss ! Thanks

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  40. I follow Tactile Fabrics on Twitter.

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  41. Follow you on FB! Thanks for the giveaway.

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  42. Follow Tactile Fabric on FB.

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  43. Read "The Opposite of Me" by Sarah Pekkanen - not my usual read, but it was AWESOME.

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  44. my favorite book is The Count Of Monte Cristo. another good read is The Fox In Sox :)

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  45. I love reading and rereading the book House in the Corner of Bitter and Sweet.
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    Thanks for the chance to win.

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  46. I follow your blog via GFC and Google Reader; thanks for the chance!

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  47. I don't read much anymore, tend to spend those "extra" minutes in my day crocheting lately. I do enjoy local church and community fund raising cookbooks.

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  48. The last book I read was Oh Myyy! by George Takei.

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  49. The last non-quilting book I read was Nancy Drew.

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  50. I am a follower, thanks for the chance to win this pretty bundle!

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  51. Pink and yellow is my favorite color combo! I love all the Kate Morton books - I read them while working out and went to the gym more often just so I could keep reading. Thanks!

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  52. The bundle is really beautiful! I love classics for kids - how about The Phantom Tollbooth for children who love words and have a great imagination! Thanks for the opportunity.

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  53. "Those Darn Squirrels!" gret kids book. Thanks!

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  54. Love the Blue Flower Mix Fat Quarter Bundle from Tactile Fabrics!

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  55. I'm knee deep in children's books. Some of my favorites are skippy Jon jones as well as if you give a cat a cupcake.

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  56. Such a pretty bundle! Thanks for the great giveaway!
    mrs(dot)hbraun(at)gmail(dot)com

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  57. I follow with Bloglovin'
    mrs(dot)hbraun(at)gmail(dot)com

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  58. New fan of Tactile Fabrics on Facebook!
    mrs(dot)hbraun(at)gmail(dot)com

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  59. What a generous giveaway! My favorite kids book right now is Roald Dahl's "The Enormous Crocodile". :) Thanks for the chance to win that stack of pretties!

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  60. My favorite kids book growing up was Five-o-clock Charlie

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  61. I'd never been to Tactile Fabrics' shop before - it's full of lovely fabrics I hadn't seen yet! I really like The Red Thread Houses in Cream. Thank you so much for offering a way for us non-Facebook/Twitter users to enter. :)

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  62. I follow you on bloglovin, gfc, facebook, twitter

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  63. I really like Hexagogo. great quilt book.

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  64. I'm re-reading all the Anne of Green Gables books right now as an adult. I still love them!

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  65. I follow your awesome blog via GFC :)

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  66. And I loooooove Tactile Fabrics! I got myself a bunch of Architextures and coordinating solids there - it's a great shop! So my favorite item in the shop is...... Architextures half yard bundle :)

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  67. The Flavor Bible is a great book - not so much of a cookbook as a cooking guide. It's great when you guy an ingredient and you're just not sure how to flavor it or what item to pair with it - or you just want to try a new pairing.

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  68. I follow via google reader for now, need to change readers soon. Thanks for the great giveaway!

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  69. I love reading anything from Nora Roberts, have never read a bad one by her.

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  70. Just finished Gone Girl, by Gillian Flynn - if you enjoy thrillers you probably won't be able to put it down. Thanks for the giveaway.

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  71. Who has time to read? I was recently on a kick to reread some classics (especially since most of them are free on kindle), but I got a few chapters into the last one and haven't picked up a book since. I am more of a magazine reader. Much easier to read a 2 page article and put it down than a 400 page book. I've really been enjoying the Stitch magazine lately. As far as kid's books go, my girls like "Pinkalicious", anything Fancy Nancy, Amelia Bedilia series, and Flat Stanley was a surprising hit.

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  72. And I like Tactile on Facebook

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  73. I'm reading "Nothing to Envy" about North Korea, it is fascinating

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  74. My all time favorite book will always be "Anne of Green Gables"! Have tons of books I looooove tho too. :)

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  75. I had followed your Blog thru GFC for quite awhile...& now thru Bloglovin :)

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  76. I'm a new follower of your blog!

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  77. I followed Tactile on Twitter!

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  78. Favorite book? My always go-to author is P. G. Wodehouse, and right now I'm enjoying his Blandings Castle stories. You can't go wrong with just picking up a random Wodehouse, though!

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  79. I really love cookbooks. My husband I move a lot so we get cookbooks from all over the country. We just moved to Hawaii, so I am in search of learning new recipes here, learning new things about the culture and I even learned how to make a Hawaiian Quilted Pillow! So I am still in search, but for novel reading I love anything by Donna Kauffman!

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  80. My favorite Tactile Fabric thing???? sooooo many!! lol Settled on Comma Swinging Fat Qtr. Bundle- Zen Chic by Moda....and couldn't leave out New Stitch Squares fat qtr Bundle! Love the Site!!!

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  81. I follow your wonderful blog

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  82. My favorite quilt book is Sunday Morning Quilts

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  83. My favorite thing from their shop is the glimma bundle

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  84. Great bundle of fabrics, thanks for the chance to win!

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  85. Our house is currently all over the Game of Thrones books.. I'm sure it was mentioned a few times ;)

    Thank you so much for the opportunity to win!
    krenthom @ gmail . com

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  86. My boys are reading The Beyonders and loving it!

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  87. What a pretty bundle of fabrics! I follow with bloglovin!

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  88. Great giveaway! Love all of those fabrics!

    kari.morrison@hotmail.com

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  89. I recently read The Night Circus and it was a fabulous novel. Thanks so much for sharing this giveaway with us.

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  90. Anything Ina Garten for cooking!

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  91. I will recommend a great book for kids. "Cowboy and Octopus." It is hilarious and ridiculous and my kids love it. No lessons in there, just fun.

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  92. I follow on google and am still in denial about them shutting down. I imagine I'll be switching to bloglovin' in the next few weeks.

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  93. I just liked tactile fabrics on Facebook!

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  94. I love the Sookie Stackhouse book series and if you want a good cookbook I love Flour (from the owner of an excellent Boston based bakery).

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  95. What beautiful fabrics! Thanks for the fun giveaway!

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  96. I'd love to win this. I just finished Flight Behavior and definitely recommend it. Thanks for hosting!

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  97. The last book that I read was called "The Light Between Oceans" by ML Stedman. I will read it again and again! The story kept me thinking for days and days - such a great and touching story. You simply must read it!!

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  98. I follow Plum and June via Bloglovin' - thanks for such a beautiful bundle to giveaway!!

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  99. I follow Tactile Fabrics on FB!! Wonderful giveaway!!

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  100. Just finished reading Book 4 of Gme of Thrones so that's about all I can think about right now, but Gone Girl was probably the best book I read this year. Thanks for the giveaway!

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  101. Wouldn't these be great in a low volumn quilt!

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  102. I loved the Time Travelers Wife!

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  103. I like Sue Grafton's alphabet mystery series. I think the best that I've read so far it "T is for Trespass."

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  104. I follow Plum and June via Bloglovin', and I have a button on my blog so everyone can find the link up.

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  105. I have found so many books I want to get because of this give away!!

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  106. Fireball Quilts is now following Tactile Fabrics on Facebook! Follow FireballQuilts for quilting tips and adventure in making traditional/modern quilts :)

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  107. I visited Tactile Fabrics.... I liked the Comma, the Bike and the Mod Fish...... and good prices. I think I will be going to that site again....

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  108. I follow the Plum and June blog...

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  109. I loved the book Unbroken. Thanks for the chance to win this wonderful fabric!

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  110. Fav cookbook, Once Upon A Tart... By Frank Mentesana and Jerome Audureau. Love that the recipes happen in a NY City bake shop and cafe'...

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  111. Gorgeous bundle, Beth! I love the colors!!

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  112. I follow you through Bloglovin'!

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  113. I just finished reading Seraphina by Rachel Hartman, and I really enjoyed it, especially because I wasn't expecting to!

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  114. Also, I'm totally a follower through GFC.

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  115. I am loving Finale by Becca Fitzpatrick (the first book is Hush hush)...nice quick easy read, but hard to put down.

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  116. I liked the Divergent books!

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  117. I follow you on GFC and I have moved all the blogs I follow to bloglovin.

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  118. I am a follower on Bloglovin'

    Thanks!

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  119. The Comma bundles (all of them!!!) are gorgeous! I thought I was going to say the lime green bundle but then I saw the other colors and I love them all!

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  120. I use this opportunity to recommend a Norwegian designer. When spring arrives, I always pull out my Tilda books. I lvoe the designs!

    http://www.amazon.com/s/ref=nb_sb_ss_i_3_6?url=search-alias%3Daps&field-keywords=tilda%20books&sprefix=tilda+%2Caps%2C265

    Thanks!

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  121. My new favorite quilting book is Hexagons Made Easy. Thanks

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  122. This is my generic comment. Thanks for the chance to win.

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  123. i've sharon pederson's 'rose of sharon block book' that i read and read againg, trying to make up my ind how and when i'm going to workd this quilt. i see it a different way each time i read it.

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  124. I am a follower of your blog. Thanks for the chance to win.

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  125. i'm a new Tactile Fabrics fb follower ... loved their post on the pure collection ... oh, those gorgeouis greys!

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  126. Love seeing your gorgeous makes all grouped together. The girls have both just read The Hunger Games. Sounds horrifically grown up for both of them but they both loved the books! Thanks for the chance to win.

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  127. Just found your blog from the giveaway and started following on Bloglovin'
    (majesticjenkinsATgmailDOTcom)

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  128. Just finished and loved "The Casual Vacancy" by JK Rowling. As far as other books, if it's a quilting/sewing book or cookbook, I'm in! I love to read any of these for so much inspiration!
    (majesticjenkinsATgmailDOTcom)

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  129. Gorgeous fabrics!!! Thanks for the chance. Fave book of late - Gone with the Wind - without doubt, one of the best I have EVER read. Could not put it down - took it to Vegas (just for the flight, ya right!) and ended up reading more than gambling hahaha!

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  130. I am a plum and june follower

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  131. this would be a fantastic bundle to play around with! one can never have too much fabric!

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  132. I am (re)reading Catching Fire, from the Hunger Games series :)

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  133. Lovely bundle of fabric! Well its been a while since I read a book I couldn't put down... I would have to say "Kisses From Katie" it was a terrific book about a girl who goes to Africa, works in an orphanage, and adopts 13 girls, and starts a terrific organization to clothe, feed, and educate. It is a true story.
    jessicapyykkonen980@gmail.com

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  134. Just started following you :)

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  135. I am a Plum and June follower.
    jessicapyykkonen980@gmail.com

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  136. those fabrics are delightful

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  137. and I'm subscribed on feedly!

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  138. that bundle would be perfect for a little girl quilt I need to get working on...

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  139. and I follow on feedly now too :)

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  140. I just finished "The Hiiding Place" by Corrie Ten Boom. It was fantastic.

    Great bundle! Thanks!

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  141. I just finished reading Misadventures of A Garden State Yogi, and it was hilarious and informative. Also- Lessons from Madame Chic about French living. Also very interesting! :)

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  142. I'm following via Bloglovin.

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  143. I am following you with Google

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  144. I dont really have a book to recommend. I hate to say it but I really havent had the time to read recently. I started the Game of Thrones series. Complicated but interesting.

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  145. I am reading a book called My Berlin Kitchen now and I would totally recommend it!

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  146. Favorite book: The Holy Bible
    fictional book I'm now reading: The Quilt of Life by Mary Tatem

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  147. I like the Stitch collection from Tactile fabrics. We already had liked them on FB.

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  148. I really like Sunday Morning Quilts. Even though I've read it through many times I still like to pick it up and flip through it. Thanks!

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  149. I have been reading books by Georgette Heyer, and I can't put them down!! I love the mysteries, although she did write other books as well.

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  150. My favorite cook book is "Our Best Bites". Love their recipes!

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  151. I'm a follower on bloglovin.

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  152. Great giveaway! Thanks for the chance to win!

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  153. Great giveaway! Thanks for the chance to win! I follow you via my RSS reader.

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  154. Great giveaway! Thanks for the chance to win! I follow Tactile Fabrics on Facebook.

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  155. I love the stiched in square bundle and liked Tactile fabrics on facebook.

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  156. Great giveaway! I loved The Host! I would recommend for sure if you didn't read it yet!

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  157. I am now follower on bloglovin

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  158. Oh, this is a lovely bundle, thanks for the chance! The most recent book I've read and really enjoyed was Girl in Translation by Jean Kwok.

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  159. Sewing for Boys. Love these fabrics!

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  160. I am a follower of your blog

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  161. I would love to give you the name of a really wonderful read but I have just finished the semester and all I have read lately are design, typography, and art history textbooks.
    vicmil at aol dotcom

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  162. thanks for the giveaway opp and I don't read books. only magazines. I just don't have the time for books. maybe when my kids get a bit older.

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