Friday, September 14, 2012

A Fabric GIVEAWAY : :

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It's Fabric Giveaway Friday!

Custom Bundle for Friday's Giveaway with The Intrepid Thread!

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My sponsor The Intrepid Thread is a family owned and run business. In their shop you'll find Fat Quarters, Half Yards, Yards, and Yardage, as well as patterns and embellishments. Their designer fabrics include many of our favorites -- Art Gallery Fabrics, Moda, and Riley Blake Designs just to name a few! 
The owners work extremely hard everyday to bring their customers the best fabrics,
at the best prices, with high quality customer service!

  
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We hope you enjoy visiting The Intrepid Thread's sites!! 

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For this weekend's giveaway The Intrepid Thread is offering a lovely bundle of Art Gallery Fabrics, 
chosen by Julie & myself with my Pretty Bow Pillow as inspiration! 
 pretty lillybelle bow pillow

I also put together one of my Color Inspiration mosaics to share, just for fun and because I love a good visual of how unexpected color choices can be paired together to create something gorgeous. 
Can you imagine a quilt in these rich colors? Now that would be amazing!!
 Pink & Yellow Color Inspiration

This weekend's Giveaway offer includes the ELEVEN Fat Quarters in pretty Pink & Yellow prints and solids, 
that make up this custom fabric bundle!! 

You can find this bundle available in both Fat Quarters and Half Yards in The Intrepid Thread Shop. 
 Pretty Bundle

Enter to win!

Here's how,
 
1. Simply leave a comment here in this post. I'd love to know what you'd like to make with these? (one entry)
2. Follow The Intrepid Thread on facebook, their blog, or sign up to receive their Newsletter. Just let me know that you did by making a separate comment here to record that entry. (optional extra entry)
3. My followers get a third entry! Whether you follow me here, in your reader, or on Facebook, just let me know that you do by making a separate comment here to record that entry. (optional extra entry)
4. Help spread the word!! I know that many of you already do, so I thought it would be nice to add that as another way to enter! Whether by tweet, facebook, pin, blog, etc... (optional extra entry)
 
That’s 4 possible entries! Enter now through Monday morning, September 17th. Mr. Random will pick the winner and I will announce their name at the bottom of this post, here on the blog!
 
* Note * This giveaway is open to EVERYONE! If you're a "no reply" or an anonymous commenter, remember to include your email address in your comment so that I can contact you, should you win! 

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Thank you to all who entered this past weekend's Giveaway!! 

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  From 1,640 entries, Mr. Random says the lucky winner is...

Comment #996 -- Lindsay, who said...
i think i'd make a fun crib quilt with these. such a lovely combination!
Congratulations Lindsay!!! I will be in touch shortly!
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1,655 comments:

  1. Love the bright and cheery fabric!

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  2. I follow Intrepid Thread on FB.

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  4. Great colours! I'd make a picnic quilt ready for next summer!

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  5. These would look great for home furnishing. I'm thinking cushions and maybe decoupaged to cabinets

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  6. I'd love to make Cluck, Cluck Sews Pow-Wow quilt.

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  7. I follow Itrepid Treads blog and receive their newsletter. Julie is the best!

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  8. So pretty! I'd like to try a dresden plate quilt, and I think these fabrics would be lovely!

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  9. I follow The Intrepid Thread on Facebook.

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  10. I would make FQ grocery bags.... Or try a quilt, or maybe mug rugs... Or a new purse. sewsimplelife (at) gmail (dot) com

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  11. This color combo is amazing. If I have a girl (3 weeks til I find out) I could see this being inspiration for room decorations!! Thanks.

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  12. I follow the intrepid thread in my google reader. sewsimplelife (at) gmail (dot) com

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  13. I am already a blog follower of Intrepid Thread. Thanks.

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  14. I just finished a pink and yellow with gray quilt. Love the color combo! These fabrics would make a beautiful quilt!

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  15. I am a follower of yours! Thanks.

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  16. I'm already you're follower in my reader. sewsimplelife (at) gmail (dot) com

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  17. I like Intrepid Thread and follow their blog!

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  18. These are exactly the colors I have in y head for next year's flower gardens

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  19. I pinned the giveaway!

    http://pinterest.com/pin/58617232621126454/

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  20. I'd use this FQ bundle for a mini quilt! :)

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  21. Beautiful bundle! I would make stripwork twirly skirts for my girls!
    Thank you for the giveaway!
    graciesophiaboutique@comcast.net

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  22. I follow Intrepid Thread on Facebook and love their shop on Etsy!
    Thank you for the giveaway!
    graciesophiaboutique@comcast.net

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  23. Art Gallery are amazing and these fabrics are no exception--wouldn't they make a gorgeous summer throw!?

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  24. I like the Intrepid Thread over on FB :)

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  25. That is a gorgeous stack. I would probably make a table runner with these. i would want to see them all the time.

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  26. I follow Maureen Cracknell on Facebook and your awesome blog!
    Thank you for the giveaway!
    graciesophiaboutique@comcast.net

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  27. And Maureen, as always, I am following you...

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  28. I am a happy follower of your blog.

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  29. I shared this giveaway on Facebook :)
    Thank you for the giveaway!
    graciesophiaboutique@comcast.net

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  30. I think the vintage modern ornament quilt. Wouldn't these fabrics look so pretty in a classic design!

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  31. I love these colors! I'd make a bunch of things!

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  32. I follow the intrepid thread and order from Julie a lot.

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  33. I follow the Intrepid Threads blogs, get the newsletter and shop there frequently. I love The Intrepid Thread.

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  34. I LOVE the colors...I think I'd make a throw for my granddaughter.

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  35. I love this fabric/colors. I would make a bag/purse for myself out of them.

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  36. I'm following Intrepid Thread on Facebook.

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  37. I follow Intrepid Thread and get their newsletter.

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  38. I have several female cousins that would battle it out for a beautiful quilt in these sunny colours! Such a beautiful, vibrant colour scheme.

    my email is toyer.elise@gmail.com

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  39. I follow your blog and on FB too.

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  40. I love the colour combo.
    I can't think of a firm plan for it but after a time of oohing and aahing and fabric fondling I am sure inspiration would come.

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  41. Oh I love these colors. I would definitely use them in a quilt.

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  42. I follow you on Facebook and via email subscription to your blog. ;-)

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  43. I follow you on facebook aswell
    my email is toyer.elise(@)gmail.com

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  44. I also follow the Intrepid Thread on facebook
    my email is toyer.elise(@)gmail.com

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  45. great combo of fabric!I would make new pillows to living room.thanks for a chance:)

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  46. I follow intrepid threads on facebook

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  47. I would love to win this.Have a wonderful weekend <3

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  48. I follow Intrepid Thread on Facebook.

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  49. And I also follow you on facebook:)

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  50. I follow you on your blog and on Facebook.

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  51. I love the pillows and the fabric!

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  52. I follow Intrepid Thread on Facebook.

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  53. I would like to sew some birthday decoration from these adorable fabric

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  54. I also follow you in Facebook!

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  55. I'm The Intrepid Thread Facebook fan already! thanks for chance!

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  56. These fabrics are beautiful, I would definitely make something for the room my two daughters share, they love bright, saturated colours, no Disney Princesses here!

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  57. and I'm your follower via Google Reader

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  58. I shared your giveaway on Facebook! Alo on my @savedbythebeach Facebook fan page!

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  59. And I follow your blog Maureen, thank you x

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  60. what a cute bundle. I'm sure I'd make a quilt project with it :-)

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  61. I think I would try and make a pillow (or two) like yours.

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  62. I follow the Intrepid Thread on FB

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  64. I shared your FB post. Thanks for the chances to win!

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  66. Those are gorgeous fabrics Maureen. The first thing I thought upon seeing them was how gorgeous your newest Dresden Pocket Half Apron would be using those fabrics. (I've printed that out and am on the lookout for fabrics to make one or more as Christmas gifts so this would be perfect I think)

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  67. My granddaughter would love a quilt made from these fabrics!

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  68. I follow Intrepid Thread on facebook.

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  69. Entry 1: I think this would make a really nice tote bag. The colors are perfect for it.

    wswpub2(at)gmail

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  70. Entry 2: I'm follow Maureen's website by GFC (look for the little white cartoon dog (Tina Peterson)

    wswpub2(at)gmail

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  71. Entry 3: I'm follow your website by GFC (look for the little white cartoon dog (Tina Peterson)

    wswpub2(at)gmail

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  72. I already follow The Intrepid thread on Facebook, by email notificaton from Julie's blog, as well as by GFC and her newsletters too. (does this put me into the stalker category yet? LOL)

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  73. Great Bundle would love to use it for some pillows :)

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  74. I'd make something for my granddaughter and her dolls.

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  75. I follow Intrepid Threads on FB too.

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  76. I follow your blog in my reader, email notification and also on Facebook Maureen.

    Thank you for the awesome giveaway Maureen and Julie!

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  77. I'm a follower of your blog as well!

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  78. I'm a new follower!
    joyce.spaulding@myfairpoint.net

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  79. I saw your pillow earlier in the week and knew it was something I wanted to make. Thanks for the chance.

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  80. I'm a follower! Thanks for the chance to win!

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  81. I'm already a follower on Facebook of Intrepid Thread. Thanks for the chance!

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  82. Just signed up for the newsletter too!
    joyce.spaulding@myfairpoint.net

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  83. I shared your yummy fabric giveaway on facebook!

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  84. I follow you in my reader. Love reading your blog. Thanks for the chance.

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  85. Oh, yummy! I would love to make a triangle quilt for my Mom. She deserves it and I know she will love the colors! Thanks to you and Julie for the giveaway!

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  86. And of coourse I follow Julie :)

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  87. I'd like to make a quilt for ME! It reminds me of Pink Lemonade and Yellow Lemonade.. YUMMY! Sweet and delightful!

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  88. The fabric is gorgeous...I think I would start with a small lap quilt or maybe a large tote! Would love to win!
    joyce.spaulding@myfairpoint.net

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  89. I follow The Intrepid Thread on Facebook and their Blog

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  90. I would love to make a patchwork table cloth! These colors are so beautiful! Thanks

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  91. What a gorgeous mosaic and the fabric is stunning of course! Love everything about The Intrepid Thread - thanks for another amazing giveaway :)
    I'd love to use this fabric for some pillows and maybe some purses and zippy pouches for gifts.

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  92. I love the cheerful and bright colors! They would make some cute pillows!

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  93. I just bought my first AGF fabrics and will be using some f each for a baby quilt for my sister - these will just add to the happy pile!!

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  94. I am a follower and signe dup for Intrepid Thread newsletter. posted this to pinterest, twitter and facebook as well...where I follow your wonderful blog from! thanks! these colors are gorgeus together...thinking of how nice they woul be for a patchwork bed runner

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  95. I follow The Intrepid Thread everywhere!

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  96. I would make something for my new GD due in Jan 2013. How fast a year goes by. Pink and yellow are such happy colors in a baby room!

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  97. i follow the Intrepid Thread - great fabrics.

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  98. I follow Intrepid Thread everywhere!

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  99. I pinned the giveaway and then linked it to Face Book.

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  100. these would have to be made into a fun wall quilt. but first it'd serve as inspiration in my sewing room and just sit nicely on my table :)

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  101. A disappearing nine patch baby quilt would be gorgeous with those fabrics, that's what I would love to make!.

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  102. love these bright fabrics - I'm not sure what I would put them in but something bright and cheerful for sure.

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  103. I would make my granddaughters beautiful fall dresses, peasant tops and ruffled pants to match!

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  104. Beautiful colors! I'd make an apron!
    DeniseB
    deniseb777@gmailDOTcom

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  105. I'm a follower here!
    DeniseB
    deniseb777@gmailDOTcom

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  106. I follow Intrepid thread on facebook.

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  107. What would I make with these gorgeous fabrics? I would make my stash GROW!!! and probably make a Nap Quilt for the living room couch. Since most of our visitors arrive in fall or winter, they are always happy to find a little comforting from a quilt over the shoulders in front of the fire.

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  108. Thanks for the giveaway! Would probably make a pillowcase dress for my girl with these vibrant colours.

    imm_mui@yahoo.com

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  109. I would make placemats and a table runner. Oh, and maybe a matching apron.

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  110. I follow The Intrepid Thread on FB.

    imm_mui@yahoo.com

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  111. I think I'd try and make some clothes for my daughter - such pretty colours :)

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  112. I follow you on FB as well.

    imm_mui@yahoo.com

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  113. I follow Intrepid Thresd on facebook. :-)

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  114. Of course I follow your lovely blog :)

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  115. I follow you on facebook too. So much fun!

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  116. I tweeted
    https://twitter.com/charmaboutyou/status/246586343487057920

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  117. I think I'd make some quilty pillows!

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  118. I follow the Intrepid Thread blog :)

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  119. I would make a quilt for my daughter! Thanks for the giveaway!

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  120. Passed it along. You've been pinned!

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  121. I follow intrepid thread on facebook

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  122. I would make some zip pouches for christmas presents! thanks for the giveaway!

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  123. I would love to open an envelope with a fat quarter bundle in it, I think I'd just sit and stare at it for a bit (well quite a while actually) and then dream about what I'd make for a while longer and then the fun begins, using it :)

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  124. Beautiful combination of fabrics! I'd probably make a small wall hanging of some sort. beadsinbloom(at)hotmail.com

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  125. Lovely fabrics....not sure what I would make...probably something for my daughter's roommate. She loves yellow'

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  126. I follow Intrepid Thread via Google reader

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  127. I also follow you via Google reader.

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  128. I follow you on FB.
    beadsinbloom(at)hotmail.com

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  129. I follow IT on FB.
    beadsinbloom(at)hotmail.com

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  130. Love the fabric... Nydia@add-crafter.com

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  131. Love that bundle! Those are the colors of my main bathroom so MAYBE I could add some fun accessories in there. OR I could make myself a new bag, which I really need also.

    Thank you!

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  132. I follow your blog and on Facebook!

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  133. I would make a happy lap quilt with this beautiful bundle!

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  134. I would make lovely Fall dress (or two!) for my daughter. Love these fabrics!

    snickerdoodlestew (at) gmail (dot) com

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  135. I follow intrepid thread on FB, I read her blog and receive her newsletter.
    thank you!

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  136. I follow the Intrepid Thread every possible way there is :-)

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  137. lOVELY SELECTION!!!!I would probably make something for my yellow studio - my favorite color:)

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  138. I am a happy follower of your blog, too!

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  139. Tweeted the giveaway, too.
    https://twitter.com/AlphaBecky/status/246588831032303616

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  140. I am now one of over 300 followers of your blog:)

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  141. Love these colours!!

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  142. I follow the Intrepid Thread on Facebook.

    snickerdoodlestew (at) gmail (dot) com

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