Thursday, January 14, 2016

Hearts and Flowers and a Give-Away!

We've been out in the shops selling patterns this week. You can win your choice of any of the following patterns. See the instructions below.

Trending for us are several patterns:

Valentine details with precious heart buttons.....

Details of  Marketday Sue - See the tiny prints? And the easy Ribbon Embroidery roses?


Wait for it......

  • Have you ever tried a Sunbonnet Sue pattern?
  • Do you have Sunbonnet Sue on your Bucket List?
  • Do you have a Sunbonnet Sue in your quilting past, either as a gift or a quilt you made?
  • Have you discovered how easy Fusible Web applique' is?

If you answered NO to all of the above, then, these (simply) Sue banners are for you.

To have a chance to win, please Follow Me on Google and leave a Message on this Post answering the question: Is there a Sunbonnet Sue quilt in your past, present or  future?  

The Winner  will be announced on 
Thursday, January 21, 2016.

(I'll send the winner's choice out as either a PDF (instant download format) or a physical pattern.)

Be sure to visit Joan at Moose Stash Quilting. She has been the stitcher of our pattern samples for the last little while and made most of the above samples. She does beautiful work....prize-winning work.

Sunbonnet Sue Tip of the Day: when obtaining print fabrics for Sue's dresses, choose small prints. They will look more authentic than large prints, especially since Sue, likes calico very much for everyday wear.


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    1. A worthy project, indeed. My first Sue was made by my grandmother. Thanks for sharing.

  2. I love Sue and Sam. I have made lots of these quilts and I'm thinking it's time to make another one.

    1. I'm so glad. I've made a few over the last 20 years, myself.......thank you for stopping by and sharing.

  3. I'd love one in my future. Wild about the Valentine Sue and April Showers Sue.

    1. Well, there are more coming, believe me. Sunbonnet Sue can do and be anything....just like us girls (and boys).

  4. I have just made a fabric postcard, for my friend Sue, I made sunbonnet sue holding a flower. the one I have fallen in love with now, is the ice skating Sue.
    best wishes from England and thankyou!

    1.'re talking to a true Anglophile! I so wish I could see England for real! And County Kerry in Ireland and Edinburgh and......oh, the list is long. Thank you for stopping by!


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