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Win a copy of our new quilt book, Bits & Pieces!

I am brimming with excitement over our latest quilt book, Bits and Pieces. As a huge fan of scrappy quilts, I loved the idea of compiling a group of patterns that use precuts to achieve a scrappy look. Precuts really do save so much time! Bits and Pieces book by Connecting Threads. When we sat down to brainstorm the theme for this book, there was certainly no shortage of ideas ...

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Book Giveaway Winner – Sew a Modern Home

Wow, what a wonderful turnout we received from everyone last week! It was great getting to read through everyone’s favorite color combinations for a chance to win Melissa Lunden’s newest book, Sew a Modern Home!   And the giveaway winner of this custom signed copy is comment #58, Mary Ellen! We have already emailed her the good news and can’t wait to send this out!   Many thanks to everyone who commented last ...

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Book Giveaway – Sew a Modern Home!

There aren’t many things about my job that I love more than meeting some of the amazingly talented authors and bloggers out there. Melissa Lunden is no exception! When her new book came across my desk, I knew that I needed to meet this incredibly talented person! Her design aesthetic is chic, classic, and, in my opinion, not so modern that it can’t work in most homes. I found her quilts to be stunning, and some of her smaller ...

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Teacher Appreciation Week Giveaway Winners!

Last week we announced a little giveaway and asked you to nominate a teacher who deserved to win a little Connecting Threads spending money. Well, we had a fantastic turnout (so many sweet stories too!) and after running a random number generator, we are pleased to announce the winners and runners up: Rene Bolton (comment #9) who nominated her daughter Michelle, you have each won $50 to spend! -AND- Linda Christianson (comment #31) who nominated ...

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Teacher Appreciation Week Giveaway!

Teachers can come in so many forms, from the classroom to rainy days at home with a beloved relative. They are all so important in shaping not just our knowledge, but oftentimes our character as well. To honor the teachers in our lives and Teacher Appreciation Week, we are excited to announce a delightful giveaway in which both you and the teacher you nominate can win a $50 gift card to Connecting Threads*!

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Ann’s Giveaway Winners!

This past Friday, Ann talked about a great book and gave two lucky folks the opportunity to win New Classic Patchwork by Yoko Saito and a fat quarter sampler from our Lasting Legacies collection. We had a really great response and after running a random number generator, we are excited to announce the winners:   Letty of Happy Dance Quilting (Comment number 371) -And- Arlene Conklin (Comment number 225)   Congratulations to the both of you, we have ...

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New Classic Patchwork and Lasting Legacies Fabric Give Away

This contest is now closed. Thank you to everyone who entered!    New Classic Patchwork is the third book by Yoko Saito we have carried on our Connecting Threads website. I reviewed the first one, Japanese Quilting Piece by Piece, and Laraine reviewed the second, House Warming Patchwork. The author has a distinctive style of making scrappy quilted projects with very small pieces of ...

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