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Monday, January 27, 2014

I'M the Winner



Thank you all for commenting on my latest post.
I have closed the little give-away and am pleased to announce
that Karen of Quilts...etc. is the winner.
I hope you enjoy your cards, Karen.
Watch for the mailman!!
 
I'm actually the winner
because I have so many wonderful bloggers to visit each day
while I have my morning coffee,
who leave sweet comments on my posts,
and who inspire me endlessly.
 
Last evening, I finished the pillow I was making
for my wee one year old friend
and I am so excited at how nicely it turned out.
 
 
The stitchery pattern is from an earlier issue
and was so much fun to do. 
It held a special attraction for me
because it has that old-fashioned appeal.
In lieu of a ruffle, I tried putting binding around it
and I WILL be doing that again. 
I got the idea from THIS post on Sew Mama Sew.
 
I'll be traveling to Houston to visit my little friend
this weekend and I can't wait!
 
I hope everyone is having a glorious day.
 
~karen
 
 
 
 



24 comments:

  1. really cute. and congrats to YOUR winner. :)

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  2. Amazing :-) How adorable is this pillow , love it ! Have fun with the wee one :-)

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  3. thanks from your winner!! my first win of 2014 makes me feel special :)

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  4. What a precious pillow Karen!!

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  5. what a very sweet cushion....
    Hugz

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  6. Your pillow is absolutely adorable and I love the color and fabric combination you chose. Congratulations to your winner!Nola

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  7. Your pillow is just wonderful! Love it. I like that you used binding, I must try that next time. Such a nice look. Thanks for the link.

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  8. I thought I recognised the pattern in the pillow - it is gorgeous and I really love the way you mitred the border with the two fabrics - very classy!!

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  9. Did ya'll get another blast of ice today ? It's 27 here, but no moisture. ADORABLE pillow !! Got to go sew...Happy creating to you !!

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  10. Congratulations to your winner, and your pillow is adorable!

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  11. oh, the pillow is so sweet. I remember seeing that pattern in the the magazine. I like how you finished the pillow too.
    congrats to Karen

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  12. Congratulations to your winner and thanks for your generous giveaway. Darling little pillow!

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  13. What a lovely stitching project, the pillow is wonderful

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  14. I do believe you will have some warm weather for your visit this coming weekend. I hear that we will finally be in the 70s! Hooray!

    The wee one represented in the pillow must be very special because every stitch says "love."

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  15. The pillow is absolutely adorable The embroidery, and the pieced border make it very special. Your little friend will hug it tight and love it for a very long time.

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  16. What a beautiful pillow - your embroidery work is stunning.

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  17. Hello Karen, such a sweet pillow...enjoy your time with her...Hugs Lyn

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  18. Oh KaHolly! That is the sweetest little pillow EVER!!! Great job :*)

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  19. Wow, that's an awesome pillow!! Nice finish.

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Thank you for visiting my blog today and leaving a comment. It means so much to me to know you were here! Have a great day! ~karen