Category Archives: Giveaway

Book Giveaway – Sew a Modern Home!

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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 …


Teacher Appreciation Week Giveaway Winners!

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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!
Linda Christianson (comment #31) who nominated …


Teacher Appreciation Week Giveaway!

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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!

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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)
Arlene Conklin (Comment number 225)
Congratulations to the both of you, we have …


New Classic Patchwork and Lasting Legacies Fabric Give Away

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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 …


Winners Announced for Vintage Quilt Revival

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Thank you to everyone who entered our Vintage Quilt Revival giveaway! It was very interesting to read all of your wonderful comments and to see who or what in your lives inspire you to quilt. I want to remind you that if you aren’t a winner, you can still pick up a copy of the book at 40% off right now thanks to our book sale.
Using a random number generator, we have selected our two winners.
Comment #39 (and …


A Book Review and Giveaway: Vintage Quilt Revival

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I love the concept behind the Vintage Quilt Revival book as well as the book itself. The three women who wrote this book all come from different places but are all connected through quilting. That in a nutshell is how a lot of us quilters came together; while we may not have anything else in common, including the quilts we choose to create, we all still have a love of quilts and quilting that unites us.