Friday, October 5, 2012

A Fabric GIVEAWAY : :

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It's Fabric Giveaway Friday!

My sponsor, Contemporary Cloth
has a wonderful offer for this weekend's Giveaway! 

AGF Pure Elements Bundle Giveaway with Contemporary Cloth!!

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Contemporary Cloth began for owner Sondra, as a way to provide a resource for interesting, contemporary, modern, and retro-look textiles for home or office, at reasonable prices.The fabrics she offers can be used in art quilts, wearable art, wall art, interior design projects, crafts, mixed media, book arts, etc. They have a worldwide customer base that has inspired them to continue on that path. In the shop you'll find a large variety of quilting & home dec fabrics, bold cottons, Yuwa Japanese Fabrics, notions, magazines & books and more.

We invite you to sign up for the Contemporary Cloth email newsletter on the website, so you can stay up to date with their new arrivals and sales. You can visit and follow them at on their various social media sites --

* Shop * Blog * Facebook * Twitter * Pinterest *

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We hope you enjoy visiting Contemporary Cloth!!  

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For this weekend's Giveaway, Contemporary Cloth is offering a Fourteen Fat Quarter Bundle of lovely Art Gallery Fabric Pure Elements, including a colorful bundle of nine brights 
and a bundle of five shades of gray and black!!

They are so gorgeous!! And, the feel of AGF Fabrics is like nothing else, I promise you!

In addition,  Contemporary Cloth is offering a special discount to my readers for 25% off ALL orders!!  Use discount code :  ThanksMaureen - on orders placed today thru Thursday, Oct. 11th! 

AGF Pure Element Solids -- Giveaway with Cntemporary Cloth!!


Enter to win! 

Here's how,

1.Simply add a comment to this post! If you'd like, you can share with us what you're most favorite Pure Element color is at the moment? (one entry)
2. Follow Contemporary Cloth's facebook page, or sign up to receive the Newsletter on their website. Just let me know that you follow them, by making a separate comment here to record that entry. (one optional entry)
3. Followers of Maureen Cracknell Handmade get an additional entry, too! 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. (one optional 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... (one optional entry)

Please, enter now through Monday morning, October 8th. Mr. Random will pick the winner and I will announce their name in a new post here on the blog. I usually try to have that up in the morning, but always email the winner, as well!


* 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! Please check to make sure you can be contacted!



Wishing a wonderful holiday weekend to all!!!

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

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  From 1,326 entries, Mr. Random says the lucky winner is...

Comment #636 -- felicity, who said...

Fab giveaway - thank you, Maureen and Contemporary Cloth! I think I would have to say that Dark Citron is my fave, with Moonstone a close second.

Congratulations Felicity!!! I will be in touch shortly!

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1,367 comments:

  1. Wow great giveaway. My favorite would have to be burnt orange. Not my usual go to colour but that shade of orange is just great.

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  2. I like the moonstone. I have recently been enjoying making my first all solids sewing projects and can't wait to do more.

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  3. I follow your blog. Thanks for the chance to win.

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  4. I'm a follow of Contemporary Cloth on fb.

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  5. Ooh, gorgeous. I think my favourite is the emerald green but they're all lush :) Thank you for the giveaway x

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  6. I LOVE that empire yellow! Such a perfect transition from summer to fall color :)

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  7. I like burnt orange and cherry lipgloss the best, they would look great together!

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  8. I really need more solids in my collection...and every color shown here is gorgeous!

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  9. I like Contemporary Cloth on facebook

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  10. I follow you here and on facebook :)

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  11. Tweeted here https://twitter.com/Sarah_L_N/status/254198517168492546
    :)

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  12. Wonderful colors. I especially like Spiceberry.

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  13. Hi! My fav one is plum, without a doubt. It's simply gorgeous. Tks fr the chance! x

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  14. Thank you. Teal and turquoise are my fave.

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  15. I follow your blog! Thanks for the opportunity to win.

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  16. Burnt Orange, I think, just so fitting for fall. Thanks for the chance to win!

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  17. Look at those gorgeous colours, I love them all!

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  18. I'm following Contempory Cloth on Facebook.

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  19. Just one favorite? How do I pick just one? Alright. The aquas. All three of them! Lol

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  20. Since it's a fall, the gold (and orange) catch my eye. Love them.

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  21. I'm your follower. Best wishes, Elke

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  22. The colors are beautiful, and I love a giveaway of solids! My favorites are Spiceberry and Empire Yellow. Thank you for the chance to win. :)

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  23. Contemporary Cloth follower on FB.

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  24. I follow CC on Facebook and email. Tickledpeep(at)yahoo(dot)com.

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  25. It has to be cozumel blue which also has a fab name as well as being a fab colour. Thanks for the giveaway.
    ks(dot)eyles(at)yahoo(dot)co(dot)uk

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  26. I've got a purse for that fabric in my mind. Regards, Elke

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  27. I follow you, dear Maureen, via email and fb also. (Melle Eldridge using the yahoo email above...)

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  28. I have followed CC on facebook for ages. Thanks for the chance.
    ks(dot)eyles(at)yahoo(dot)co(dot)uk

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  29. One of these days Ill win Maureen!!! This bundle is so delicious!

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  30. I follow you on facebook Maureen. Thanks for the giveaway.
    ks(dot)eyles(at)yahoo(dot)co(dot)uk

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  31. I follow Contemporary Cloth on Facebook.

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  32. Will share this opportunity on FB. Thank you.

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  33. I follow Contemporary Cloth on FB.

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  34. I love solids and always need them but never seem to have a stash. My favorite is Caviar.

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  35. Love the fabrics! My favorite Pure Elements color is Cozumel Blue. I'm a sucker for blue.

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  36. wow... those are so beautiful! i especially like the blues & greens. my stash is sorely lacking in solids, so my fingers and toes are crossed!

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  37. The greens are always essential to a collection.

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  38. Already subscribed to their newsletter!

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  39. I follow Maureen Cracknell on Facebook as well.

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  40. I love the orange and aqua! Thanks for the chance :)

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  41. I have also reposted the giveaway on my Facebook page. Thanks!

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  42. what pretty colors I could use some of those in my stash right now for a border I will be working on soon

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  43. Fingers and toes crossed.this bundle is just fantastic.I love solid and use them with print fabrics.

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  44. I like spiceverry. so pretty.

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  45. Im loving greys right now and those 5 shades are awesome!!! I cannot choose just one though.. hmmm... :(

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  46. I follow your blog and Facebook :)

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  47. I follow Maureen Cracknell Handmade on facebook!

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  48. ordinarily it would be dark citron, but that burnt orange is looking pretty good right now!

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  49. I`m your follower.Have a fun weekend!!

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  50. Great solids. Can go with just about any quilt.

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  51. Thanks for another awesome giveaway!

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  52. I follow Contemporary Cloth on Facebook.

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  53. I follow contemporary cloth on fb

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  54. That's a fantastic bundle that I'd love to get my hands on! Fingers crossed.

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  55. My favorite pure element color is Dark Citron

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  57. Fabulous colors!
    I love 'pear'!

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  58. All of those colors are so dreamy!

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  59. I love the dark blue one !!!




    My email : ingelitzadido@yahoo.com

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  60. I love all the blues and the yellows.

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  61. I signed up for their e-mail notices - looks like a great shop!

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  62. I follow you on fb !



    My email : ingelitzadido@yahoo.com

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  63. OOh, exciting!! Been wanting to make a solids quilt :)
    Moonstone is my favorite, though it was hard for me to pick between all the greys!

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  64. I follow your blog with googlereader.

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  65. I follow Contemporary Cloth's on fb!


    my email : ingelitzadido@yahoo.com

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  66. Already subscribed to their newsletter!My favorite are greens one,they are always in my stash.Thanks for the chance!

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  67. I did spread the word on fb !! :D <3 what you're doing!


    My email : ingelitzadido@yahoo.com

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  68. Susan Peck KnuevenOctober 5, 2012 at 8:58 AM

    Love the solids~~they can be used with so many different fabrics already in my stash!

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  69. i LOVE cherry lipgloss...perfect for a project i have in mind!!

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  70. What a great giveaway, Maureen! Love your sponsors! Thanks for a chance to win. PS LOVE your blog.

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  71. Love the Citrons anf the Cozumel Blue! and the greys, all the shades of grey!

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  72. Love the fabric and Contemporary Cloth looks like a great store ~ my favorite color of Pure Element is Empire Yellow.
    Thanks so much for the giveaway!

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  73. Right now I am obsessed with colors like Spiceberry and Empire Yellow. Thanks!

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  74. I've been a follower of your blog for a while now. Thanks so much!

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  75. I'm kind of crushing on Spiceberry. ;D So pretty!

    snickerdoodlestew (at) gmail (dot) com

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  76. Maybe Mystic Gray! I love this bundle!!!!

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  77. I follow you on Facebook!

    snickerdoodlestew (at) gmail (dot) com

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  78. I like thuis giveaway Friday

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  79. I follow Contemporary on FB!

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  80. I love all those greys, they look beautiful with those colours

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  81. I follow Contemporary Cloth on Facebook!

    snickerdoodlestew (at) gmail (dot) com

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  82. I follow you here and on facebook

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  83. And I follow Contemporary Cloth on FB :)

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  84. I follow you here and on facebook

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  85. Shared it on my Facebook page!

    www.facebook.com/snickerdoodlestew

    snickerdoodlestew (at) gmail (dot) com

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  86. And I follow Contemporary Cloth on FB

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  87. My favorite Pure Element color is definitely Teal! Thanks for a wonderful giveaway!
    ellen(at)myerly(dot)net

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  88. A great selection of colours - I love the blue green tones beside the greys.

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  89. I am a follower of Maureen Cracknell handmade both here and on facebook.

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  90. ooo i love the cherry lipgloss and teh name!! these would be great for a chevron rainbow quilt with a white background!!

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  91. I absolutely love the blues and turquoises. Thanks so much and have a great weekend!

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  92. That Spiceberry is looking almost like a neutral to me. I love it.

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  93. I follow Contemporary Cloth by email and Facebook. Thanks to all for a great giveaway!

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  94. I am a happy follower of your blog.

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  95. I'm a Maureen Cracknell follower. Thanks for the inspiration and the giveaway!
    ellen(at)myerly(dot)net

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  96. so hard to choose, but my favorite color is Pure Elements tile Blue

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  97. and I follow you too! thanks for the chance to win :-)

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  98. I am a follower and I think my favorite at the moment is the Pure Elements Empire Yellow!

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  99. Beautiful! I love the pure, clear orange, but it's really hard to decide!

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  100. I follow you on Facebook, too!

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  101. Ooh, solids are my favourite! I don't have any dark grey in my stash right now, so moonstone would be my current favourite.

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  102. I follow your blog, thank you again for the lovely giveaway.

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  103. Thank you for this opportunity!

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  104. Oh the turquoise is my favorite right now.

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  105. I stopped by Contempory Cloths Pinterest....How nice to see so many boards dedicated to many areas in the art world very inspirational! Especially for a quilter with roots in pottery!
    sowingstitches [at] gmail [dot] com

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  106. Spiceberry is my favorite but I love them all!

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  107. I am following Contemporary Cloth's facebook page

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  108. They are all such gorgous colours!

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  109. I follow Maureen Cracknell Handmade on Facebook! You rock!

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  110. I have followed you for ages...love your blog...thanks for this chance.

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  111. Thank you for the great giveaway!!!

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  112. Love the burnt orange! Beautiful colors. Thanks.

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  113. I follow Contemporary Cloth on facebook. THanks.

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  114. I have followed your blog for quite a while. Love it. Thanks for the Friday giveaways!

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  115. I also follow you and contemporary cloth's

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  116. Oooh, I am always looking for quality plain fabrics to go with the patterned fabrics in my stash. I don't know which is my favourite colour, but the NAMES of the colours are delightful!

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  117. I follow contemporary cloth ink on Facebook as Deborah Davey.

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  118. I follow you on Facebook as Deborah Davey.

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  119. I am following Contemporary Cloth's Facebook page

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  120. Mmmm...I love solids and those look great!

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  121. thanks so much for the fabric giveaways you post. I would love these and my favorite color is empire yellow for this season of the year.

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  122. Those colors are awesome, Thank you!!

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  123. tile blue is my favorite...thanks so much for this giveaway they are all awesome colors

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  124. I follow contemporary cloth on FB

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  125. i LIKE EMERALD ..... thanks for the giveaway

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  126. I follow you here and on facebook

    royce david

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  127. I like contemporary cloth on fb
    thanks
    royce david

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  128. I love the tile blue and spice berry colors! laura_lee_73@hotmail.com

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  129. I still don't have solids in my stash (gasp!) so I would love these! christina112358 at gmail dot com

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  130. I follow your blog. christina112358 at gmail dot com

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  131. I'm lovin' that Lemonade! Diane Parks

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  132. I follow you on FB! Diane Parks

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  133. I like Contemporary Cloth on Facebook! laura _lee_73@hotmail.com

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  134. I "like" Contemporary Cloth on FB! Diane Parks

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  135. I follow you here and on FB!

    Michelle@campnc.com

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