Wednesday, January 14, 2009

New Blog Giveaway



In celebration of my new blog....(which is going to mean way too much time spent on the computer )I have decided to have a giveaway! I have a new quilt kit that I don't think that i will ever make. My taste in colors has now gone to soft pastels. I don't know why but I find myself buying those.

Please forgive my photography......I am really bad at it. The kit is a Cotton Way Friendship Star pattern with a mix of fabrics from Moda, Thimbleberries, and P&B Textiles. The finished size is 60" by 68". Please leave me a quick message telling me your favorite colors to use in a quilt and I will pull a name on Friday. I just hope people will come ;-)
Cathy

11 comments:

  1. Welcome to the blog world. It's fun!

    As for colors in a quilt...I've never met a color I don't like, except gray, and gray isn't a color!

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  2. as far as colors go any shade of blue or red would be great to use in a quilt

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  3. I am impressed with your blog! Just getting around to seeing what those are all about!

    I am an earth colors person, no bling or wows for me.

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  4. Congrats on your new blog! You will meet a whole new group of cyber pals blogging, it's great fun (and yes very time consuming)!

    Funny, I started out with pastels and have since moved on to warm, earth tones. I've been told my quilts are boring :). Red is my favorite color, and if I have to make a quilt without red in it I have a hard time working on it!

    P.S. You need to enable the Name/URL option for commenting, a lot of folks won't be able to leave a comment without that option.

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  5. I've just started blogging also and joined several google and yahoo groups at the same time. Like CJ said, there is whole new group of cyber pals blogging, I'm glad I started.

    Probably my favorite quilting colors are reds whites, and blues. My home is lots of greens, golds, and browns. So I guess it depends on if I'm making for it my home or for a gift. If it's a gift it's probably red white and blue.

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  6. Cathy,
    I started a blog several months ago. It has been fun but my photography needs to improve. I belong to several yahoo groups that have been the source of valuable information. Good luck.
    Jane in Cold Kansas
    www.jinglebell440.blogspot.com

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  7. As far as colors go, I just like contrast, I guess? So, I guess I like color that is well done.

    I love your little dog, so cute. Still a puppy?

    Quilting blogs, I can see I am going to be in trouble and hope I will learn lots here.
    Congratulations on a new endeavor.

    reeter

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  8. Congrats on your blog! The colors I seem to love vary greatly. One minute I am loving deep, rich fall colors but then in the next minute I spy some great vibrant bright colors and I fall in love with.

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  9. Cathy,
    Congrats on your new blog. It's a great tool to express yourself and hope you find much enjoyment from it. I am sure your readers/fellow bloggers will. As far as quilting colors go, I tend to like peach/salmon/green colors. Maybe throw in a little Williamsburg blue.

    Love your cuddly dog. Aren't small dogs the greatest!

    Diana
    lady_gibb@yahoo.com

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  10. Welcome to the land of Blog!!! You will find lots of new cyber friends and a wealth of inspiration!
    It is time consuming, but oh so much fun!!! Nice to meet you!

    Your fur babies are so cute!!

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  11. Hi Mommy! I love your blog! The pictures of Oliver are adorable! Im excited about the new quilt you are making me! :0) It's gonna look so good in my room. Love you!

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