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An Interview with Julie Herman of Jaybird Quilts + A Giveaway!

Following the success of her newest book, a wedding, and the continuing growth of her online presence, Julie Herman has been pretty busy lately, to say the least. She picked up quilting in the early 2000’s and never looked back. After starting her blog, Jaybird Quilts, in 2009, she realized the potential she had in bringing noteworthy modern quilts to those with the same passion as her. Since then, she has not only been featured in various magazines but ...

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Christmas in July – Week 3

Thank you so much to everyone who entered our Week 3 giveaway! Using a random number generator, we have selected Connie as our winner! Our next Christmas in July contest goes up early tomorrow morning so be sure to check back and learn how you can be entered to win some awesome prizes.  Thank you to everyone who has participated in Connecting Threads’ Christmas in July weekly ...

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Christmas in July – Week 2

Thank you so much to everyone who entered our Week 2 giveaway! Using a random number generator, we have selected Kirsten as our winner!  Our next Christmas in July contest goes up early tomorrow morning so be sure to check back and learn how you can be entered to win some really amazing prizes.  We were delighted to see how many of you participated ...

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Christmas in July Contest – Week 1

Thank you to everyone who shared what their favorite Connecting Threads fabric collection was last week, and for all of the stories that accompanied your comments. Using a random number generator, we have selected our first winner, Janice Carroll! We love getting your input. Though this week’s contest in now closed, we will be posting the next one tomorrow. Stay tuned for your chance to win another great prize!   As temperatures continue to rise, ...

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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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