Sunday, May 17, 2015

Super Sunday: 1st Year Blogiversary GIVEAWAY!!! Woo-Hoo!!!

Hi peeps! 



As you have probably guessed from today's title…today is my 1 year anniversary of starting to write the Quilt, sew Happy! blog!!! Wow! I never imagined what kinds of things would come my way just from writing a quilting blog!

My great sponsor, Connecting Threads is offering a 29-piece fat quarter bundle of their newest collection, called Line Dried, (shown above and below) to one lucky blog follower. This line, like most of their in-house fabric collections, is a great value too: Only $5.96/yard!


The Line Dried collection reminds me of those lovely vintage aprons and table linens that you can come across while at the thrift store or country estate sales. So sweet! 

Connecting Threads also shows you which of their "basics collection" and Essentials brand thread coordinate with this line when you go to the Line Dried page under the Fabric tab on their website.

*Giveaway has ended and the prize has been claimed*

Now for the GIVEAWAY:

I am going to make it easy for you to enter to win this lovely fat quarter bundle;

-just follow this blog by email or with Bloglovin' and tell me how you do. There are windows to follow by email and Bloglovin' just below my profile blurb.

Note-If you choose to follow my blog via email you will receive a confirmation email from Feedburner(the email delivery company). This is not spam. You need to click the link in this email to activate your email subscription to this blog. If you don't, you won't get any of my posts and you won't be eligible to win this giveaway.

I only write 2-3 posts per week so I won't be clogging up your inbox!!!

That's it! Easy-Peasy!!

The giveaway will be open from today, Sunday, May 17, 2015 to Thursday, May 21, 2015. I will have The Hubs draw a number(the comment number) on Friday, May 22nd.

Please, please make sure I have a way to contact you. Most people don't even know that they are a "no-reply blogger" which means that their email address is not visible to anyone. So, if you are not sure if you are a "no-reply blogger" or not, please leave me an email address so that I can contact you if you are my winner. You could type your email address out this way: 
youremail at yahoo dot com, so that you won't get hit by scammers. I would never sell, share etc. your email address with anyone!


Remember in the Country Village QAL, Part 3 post where I made a boo-boo? …Well I did fix it and here's the photo. This is how your block should look; main fabric, then your center fabric and another fabric, for the center of the block.


After I got all of my block centers done, I laid out each pile of cut squares in the 25 different prints for the 25 blocks. Then I chose a center block to contrast with the main fabric and made little piles so I wouldn't mix them up like I did on the Part 3 post!


Sharing is caring!!! 
Don't forget that I am happy to share with your friends…feel free to pin to Pinterest, post on Google+ and Facebook, and Tweet away! Just please play fair and make sure your posts link back to this blog. 

*If you mouse/hover over the top right corner of my photos, a red "Pin-it" button will show up and all you have to do is click it to be taken to Pinterest. There is also another red button right beside it for posting to Facebook and Twitter. Or, you could always use the little square grey buttons at the end of this post. 


Thanks for reading and have a great day! 

Quilty Huggs, 

Jacqueline 

PLEASE NOTE: This blog accepts forms of compensation such as, but not limited to; fabric/notions/patterns/books in exchange for a posted review and/or tutorial. All comments/critiques/opinions are completely my own and are not those of the provider. This blog may also contain affiliate links and I will receive a small commission if you make a purchase after clicking on one of my links. Thanks so much!

121 comments:

  1. Wow!!! That is one nice bundle!!! Congrats on your first anniversary!! I follow you via Bloglovin and Google+

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    1. I made an oopsey... I also get your email updates!!

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  2. Great bundle. Love Connecting Threads (I'm making your design with their "Royal Tea" line.....)
    I follow via email.

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  3. Congratulations!
    I follow you by email

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  4. Love the vintage look of this line.....will look great in my home!
    I follow via email.

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  5. Congrats!!!! I love those fabrics!!! I follow you with bloglovin

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  6. Very nice line of fabric! Love it. I follow via email. (judystolzathotmaildotcom)

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  7. Nice bundle of retro fabrics! I follow on Bloglovin.
    amyork13atgmaildotcom

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  8. What a cool way way to celebrate your 1st blogoversary (is there such a term?). I am already a follower, by email, found you through "sew mama sew".
    The fabrics are gorgeous by the way.
    The

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  9. Oops o wasn't reading well, the term is there already lol.

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  10. Thanks, and congratulations! I follow by e-mail. very nice giveaway.

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  12. Congrats on a year!!! DId it go fast for you ,… or slower than you thought it would? I follow you via email nsu21702 at gmail dot com :)

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  13. I am following on Bloglovin. Congrats on one year!

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  14. Happy 1 year blogging! Following on Bloglovin'. Pretty spring bundle. 24Tangent@gmail.com

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  15. Love the fabrics! I follow on email.

    cheris46@hotmail.com

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  16. Congrats on your first anniversary. I follow by email.

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  17. Congratulations on one year of blogging! I subscribe via email.

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  18. I happily follow by email. -- soparkaveataoldotcom

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  19. I follow thru Email & Bloglovin both! :)

    Happy 1 Year Blogiversary!!!! Hee's to lots more!! Thanks for all you share with us too!

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  20. Jacqueline, I'm following you via Bloglovin!
    You're so talented, anniversary #2 will be a breeze. Thank you for the opportunity, it's so generous:)

    schimmel(dot)db(at)gmail(dot)com

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  21. The follow by email wont work so im always checking your facebook

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  22. I already follow you by email. Congratulations on your first anniversary!

    wlinda_ca at yahoo dot com

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  23. Nice fabric. Congrats on your 1 year anniversary. I will follow you by email.
    curtnty at sympatico dot ca

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  24. I follow this blog by email, thanks for the chance to win!

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  25. Hi Jacqueline! How generous to offer a 29 piece bundle!! Oh, my husband wouldn't see me for a week if I won as I would be creating beautiful things one after another! I am a Bloglovin' follower of yours and enjoy every post!

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  26. Hi Jacqueline! I've been following you for awhile on Bloglovin. Thanks for all the inspiration, and happy Blogaversary!

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  27. The colors of Line Dried are so pretty! I follow by email. cknapp3626 at sbcglobal dot net

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  28. I just discovered your blog. I'm now a Bloglovin follower.

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  29. I am doing great. I love the line dried fabrics. I follow by email. carol.enright55@yahoo.com

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  30. Congrats from Kansas. I have been following with bloglovin

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  31. I follow on face book... and love the pictures that are on these posts...

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  32. Congrats on your 1 year blog!! I am a fairly new follower through email and I'm enjoying it very much! I must say I am so thrilled to see the new 30s collection By Connecting Threads, it's my ultimate favorite fabric and I would be so excited to be a winner....thank you for the chance to win :)
    carmel.mcrury@gmail.com

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  33. Happy Anniversary! Congrats on your 1st year. Love this line, would be honored to win! :)
    craftyccain@gmail.com

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  34. Congrats on your blogiversary! I am loving this new line by Connecting Threads. I just recently found out that they exist and love their online shop. I follow you via Bloglovin.

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  35. Congrats on your blogiversary! Thank you for such a wonderful giveaway! I LOVE Line Dried! I follow you on Bloglovin!

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  36. Email here and I love those fabrics. Thanks for the chance to win.

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  37. Happy anniversary and thanks for the great giveaway...I follow by email.

    erin2470@hotmail.com

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  38. I follow by e-mail, and thank you for a chance to enter the very generous giveaway. Congratulations on your first anniversary, and best wishes for many, many more!!!

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  39. I follow through email! Thank you and congrats!!!

    determineddebby at gmail dot com

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  40. Congratulations on your anniversary!
    I follow you through email. Thank you so much for the chance to win this great giveaway.

    ktreve (at) hotmail (dot) com

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  41. I'm following on bloglovin...my email: Bbmac94tgr@q.com

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  42. Wow. The year went by quickly. Congrats. This bundle looks wonderful. I love bundles because it takes the guess work stress off my shoulders and I can concentrate on making a nice quilt top. Thanks for the chance. Donna

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  43. I follow on BL. CT is one of my favorites. They get a lot of my money. This reminds me of Canning Days and I still shop EBay for that one.

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  44. I follow via email ... love your blog!
    Deborah

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  45. I follow you by email.
    debbientombstone at aol dot com

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  46. I follow on email. jarvenpa1ne at gmail dot com

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  47. You would of never known that this was your first year blogging, great job, and congratulations! I follow your via e-mail. Thank you for the amazing giveaway.

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  48. I follow by email and bloglovin. Congradulations on your 1 year anniversary! Thank you for the giveaway. I'm sew excited. I've been eyeing this bundle. Pick me, pick me!!!

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  49. Congratulations on your 1 year.
    Love connecting threads bundles.
    Love your blog too.
    This bundle is beautiful. I hope my lucky.
    Have a bless day.

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  50. I'm following you on bloglovin!

    Thanks for the opportunity!

    debiscfc@yahoo.com

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  51. Following with bloglovin. Love the vintage look and have made a few aprons in the past few months with a previous CT vintage line.

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  52. I am already a bloglovin follower!

    sewsimplelife AT gmail.com

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  53. Love the retro looking fabrics, Jaqueline!
    I am following by Bloglovin.
    Happy Anniversary.

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  54. Congratulations on the anniversary! This collection is gorgeous. Thanks for the chance to win!
    I follow you on Bloglovin.
    sarah123quilt AT gmail DOT com

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  55. I follow your blog. Love this collection.

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  56. Congrats on your 1st year anniversary! I follow you by email. Love this collection, thank you for a chance to win one.

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  57. Congrats on your 1st yr. You have a very informative blog and I thank you for all your input..
    What a great win this would be. I love CT fabrics. I follow on Bloglovin.

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  59. Congratulations on your first year! Lovely giveaway. ...........gorgeous fabric. ♡♡♡
    I follow you via Bloglovin!

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  60. I follow on BlogLovin. Thanks for the nice giveway. Looking forward to another year of posts.

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  61. I follow on BlogLovin. Thanks for the nice giveway. Looking forward to another year of posts.

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  62. Congratulations on your 1 year Blogiversary and thank you so much for the very generous giveaway. I follow on Bloglovin.

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  63. Thank you for the giveaway ..I follow by email..

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  64. I follow by email love the fabric
    ketchh@gmail.com

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  65. I am a follower on email. Rvgirl1957@gmail.com. happy Anniversary!

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  66. Congrats on One Year!! Thanks for the great giveaway. :) I follow on bloglovin.

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  67. I follow on bloglovin. Thanks for a great giveaway. (debbie at wowlikethat dot com)

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  68. I follow on Bloglovin' Happy Blogiversary!

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  69. I follow on Bloglovin' Happy Blogiversary!

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  70. Congratulations on you anniversary. Looking forward to another year. Keep up the good work. I follow with e-mail.
    Blessings

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  71. I follow on Bloglovin as Kathy Davis. Congrats on your anniversary!
    kdavis1@centurytel.net

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  72. I follow on blog lovin. Congratulations xx
    Iain.ross30 at gmail dot com

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  73. I am following by e-mail. Congratulations from Denmark

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  75. Congratulations on your anniversary! I follow you on Google + and email. Thank you and CONNECTING THREADS for the great giveaway! Jean (vincenzo126athotmail)

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  76. Congrats on your one year anniversary! Thanks for the chance to win some fabric-always a good day for more fabric. I just found you through the Needle and Thread Network but am hoping to follow you more.
    ruth@rogers.com

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  77. One Year!!! yahoo! Congrats! I follow you by Bloglovin! onlydiamonds at hotmail dot com < so weird writing it like that!

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  78. I just signed up with Bloglovin! Connecting threads has some beautiful fabrics out there!

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  79. I'm connected with you via email. Lovely line of fabric! pspringallatnsdotsympaticodotca

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  80. I'm an email follower! Would love to win! Thank you for giving us this chance!

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  81. I am a follower via e-mail. Thanks for the giveaway in honor of your anniversary!

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  82. I follow on Blogovin and newsletter. Congratulations on your anniversary.

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  83. Congratulations on one year! I am a new Bloglovin' follower :) I hadn't seen this collection before and I am IN LOVE with it, it's so beautiful! Thanks for the giveaway!

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  84. I follow by email congratulations on your anniversary
    ketchh@gmail.com

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  85. Congrats on your 1 year anniversary. Email follower

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  86. Hi - I follow you via email! Thank you (pegandky@gmail.com)

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  87. I just signed up to follow you via email. Thanks!

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  88. Congrats on your first anniversary! I, too, just had my first anniversary. Things are still new to me. Lots of things to learn and discovery. Have fun and wish you many more anniversaries to come.
    xo

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  89. Love the line dried look. Congrats on your first anniversary.

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  90. Happy Anniversary! I hope you have enjoyed it! I follow your blog via Bloglovin'.

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  91. Congratulations on your blogaversary . I follow your blog via email .thanks for the chance.

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    1. Hi there Sheila,
      You are my giveaway winner!
      Look for an e-mail from Quilt, sew Happy! in your inbox!
      Quilty Huggs,
      Jacqueline

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    2. Thanks so much Jacqueline , I am super happy !

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  92. Congrats on one year! I follow by email and bloglovin. Quilty Huggs back!

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  93. COngrats! I follow on Bloglovin. Hope I win!

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  94. Well i got an email from you So the following by email for me is now working. Im so happy!

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  95. I follow you on Bloglovin.
    Thanks,
    Peggy
    peggy_verdongibbs@att.net

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  96. I am following you on Blogloving as Rose Santuci-Sofranko . Thanks and God bless! ILuvTheEucharist @ aol.com

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  97. Hope this makes your deadline... Love your stuff... Am following! But new to this, trying to figure out everything...
    Cowgirlsride@Dnet.net

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  98. I just discovered your blog and will start following ! I'm loving your blocks. Been a fan of Connecting Thread for years and would truly love to win this tower of fabulous fabrics.....thanks for the contest !!

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