25 December 2012

Merry Christmas from the Gremlins

...or that is what we are affectionately calling our 2 kittens these day!!!  

Napa (right) and Sonoma (left) get into everything, including my sewing supplies!!


Below is my first ever attempt at Cake Pops - it's a recipe from Skinnytaste.com.  100 ish calories apiece!  

And a sneak peek at one of the table runners I made for some very good friends this Christmas.  Lots more finished projects coming soon!!


Have a wonderful Christmas!!

07 December 2012

Mendocino giveaway winner and some great project links!!



And the winner is.......



Hueisei - who blogs over at love it, sew it!

You have won the two Mendocino fat quarters above!  Yikes - I think she lives in Malaysia!  : )


Thanks so much to everyone who participated in the giveaway!!  Thanks also to my wonderful existing and new followers.  And thanks to everyone for stopping by!!!  

In return, here are some great project ideas I discovered from all of your comments (and from some very nice commenters who emailed me back when I had questions!)

and wait until you see this:  Cork people



03 December 2012

Sew, Mama, Sew's giveaway day! (week)



GIVEAWAY IS CLOSED - WINNER TO BE ANNOUNCED THIS EVENING - Dec 7!


Hi!  I decided to participate in Sew, Mama, Sew's giveaway day (week). This is a bi-annual event where lots of blogs giveaway a huge amount of supplies and finished crafts!

I decided to giveaway a couple of fat quarters from my very precious Mendocino line by Heather Ross!  I'm giving away a fat quarter of the fuchsia seahorses and the fuchsia giant octopus fabrics!  I hope you enjoy them as much as I do!!

The giveaway!


Below is a doll quilt I made with some of my Mendocino line. I love the colors and the flowing prints of this line.



This giveaway will be open to anyone in the world (meaning I will ship internationally) and will close on December 7th at 5 PM Pacific Standard time.  The winner will be announced the evening of that same night here on my blog.

The winner will be chosen randomly.  Here's what you need to do to enter:

GIVEAWAY IS CLOSED!  WINNER WILL BE ANNOUNCED THIS EVENING (December 7th)

Just leave a comment telling me your favorite holiday gift project you're working on right now (or any project if you're keeping them all for yourself!)

That's it!  Do you want some new Mendocino fabric goodness to sew with?  Well, leave me a comment right away!  And then head over to Sew, Mama, Sew to check out and enter a bunch of other great giveaways!

And thanks to my followers and those who are new to my blog.  I hope you'll come back and visit soon!  Lily.