The Big Quilter's Giveaway!comments (15) December 2nd, 2013
WHAT'S IN THE GIVEAWAY?
CraftStylish is giving away four quilting books, a quilting DVD, a stylish writing pen, a quilt-inspired datekeeper, and a 2014 quilter's calendar!
The first book is Quilt Essential: A Visual Directory of Contemporary Patterns, Fabric, & Color by Erin Burke Harris (StashBOOKS, 2013). You'll find dozens of how-to techniques and tutorials from picking the quilt colors and fabric, to adding the finishing touches with binding and embellishments. There are photos, charts, and helpful illustrations on every page to make your quilting experience easier and better.
The next book is Quilting Happiness: Projects, Inspiration, & Ideas to Make Quilting More Joyful by Christina Lane & Diane Gilleland (Potter Craft, 2013). With 20 timeless projects, this book will keep you quilting with its exciting colors, textures, and patterns. Learn how to make an inspiration board, create more meaningful quilts, expand your creativity, and embrace new ideas during your quilting adventure.
The third book is Set the Table: 11 Designer Patterns for Table Runners (Martingale, 2013). This book includes a large variety of fun, geometric table runner patterns to spruce up your table from popular designers such as Natalie Barnes, Audrie Bidwell, Josée Carrier, Jenifer Dick, Amy Ellis, Heather Jones, Thomas Knauer, Jessica Levitt, Angela Walters, and Candi Weinrick!
The last book is Christmas is Coming: Appliqué Quilt Patterns to Celebrate the Season by Cheryl Almgren Taylor (Martingale, 2013). Inside are over a dozen fun Christmas patterns to make for the holidays. From table runners to wall hangings to pillows, the cute items will bring holiday cheer to your home.
Also included is a 2014 Quilt Calendar (Martingale). Inside are photos and complete instructions for twelve different quilts, one for each mont.! Among the quilt designers are Sue Pfau, Rebecca Silbaugh, Julie Herman, and more.
You'll love to win our Modern Quilts Datekeeper (C&T Publishing, 2013). It's a perpetual weekly calendar featuring 60 beautifully photographed quilts. Any quilt lover will enjoy using it to remember birthdays, anniversaries, graduations, and other special occasions. There's even a family tree, guide to anniversary gifts, and each month's gemstone and flowers.
You'll find helpful tips and tricks for designing beautiful quilt borders with Karen Kay Buckley's Border Design Workshop (Dream Mountain Studios, 2013). The DVD includes all you'll need for the lesson to learn about border types and styles, measuring to ensure a flat quilt, appliqué borders to fit your quilt, and binding options.
The last item in our big quilter's giveaway is an Elizabeth Patchwork Quilt gift pen by Elizabeth Hartman (C&T Publishing, 2013). You'll write in style with this brightly colored pen decorated in a quilt pattern. The pen writes with black ink and a medium nib.
COMMENT TO WIN!
You could win this giveaway! Just leave a comment below answering this question: What do you most like to quilt and why? If you've never made a quilt, what do you think you'd like to quilt first. This giveaway ends at midnight on Friday, December, 13, 2013, and the winner will be chosen during the week of December 16. Good luck to everyone!
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