Our blog sponsors Fat Quarter Shop and Drygoods Design Online were super generous. Plus, our friends at Lark Crafts, Sew Mama Sew! and Imagine Gnats donated some wonderful prizes. And to add to that, Angel and I are throwing in items from our shops Demeter Rising Designs and Jenny Bartoy ~ Handmade Designs. Are you excited yet?!
Here are the details:
** Prize 1 **
The winner of the Feather Your Nest contest, judged by 10 talented ladies from the craft and sewing community (to be announced very soon!), will receive the following gifts (total value $350).
$150 gift certificate from Fat Quarter Shop
Imagine all the fabric, fat quarter bundles, patterns and notions you could get with that! Heaven!!
A surprise half-yard bundle in aqua and grey fabrics from Drygoods Design Online
Fabrics will be similar to those pictured here but hand-picked by owner Keli as a surprise. The winner can opt to receive a $75 gift certificate to Drygoods Design Online instead, to be spent on gorgeous modern fabrics.
(And for the rest of us, Keli has offered an exclusive 15% discount to Stumbles & Stitches readers during the month of April with the code FEATHER15. Yay!!)
5 books from Lark Crafts
This prize includes some fresh-off-the-press titles: Stash Happy Applique by Cynthia Shaffer, Hand in Hand by Jenny Doh, Crochet Garden by Suzann Thompson, Heart-Felt Holidays by Kathy Sheldon and Amanda Carestio, as well as one of our favorites: Sewn by Hand by Susan Wasinger.
Feather Your Nest artwork from Jenny Bartoy ~ Handmade Designs
Original fabric artwork on upcycled burlap, 8 x 8 inches.
** Prize 2 **
The winner of the popular vote will receive the following gifts (total value $127).
$100 gift certificate from Fat Quarter Shop
Fabrics galore! What a fun shopping spree that will be!
2 prints from Imagine Gnats
How cute are the Good Morning Birdie and Good Night Owl designs created by Rachael? 5 x 7 inches each
** Prize 3 **
A random winner, chosen from the comments on the Feather Your Nest sign-up post via random.org, will receive the following gifts (total value $50). The chosen commenter will need to have submitted an entry in the contest to be eligible to receive the prize.
$25 gift certificate from Sew Mama Sew!
Fabulous fabrics, patterns, books and more. What fun!!
Needle-felted nest and acorns from Demeter Rising Designs
The winner will receive a lovely nest and acorns felted by hand by Angel. Perfect for your nature table or as a pretty shelf accent. Your choice of color scheme!
Winners will be announced on May 7 on Stumbles & Stitches and contacted via email. To participate in Feather Your Nest, go check out the details and sign up here. You must sign up by April 22, and entries are due by end of day on April 29. Aren't these prizes awesome? But the best part is: no matter what, you end up with something lovely and handmade by you for YOUR own home!
A HUGE thank you to our sponsors and friends for offering up these amazing prizes!
Stay tuned for some awesome projects and tutorials all month long, starting tomorrow! And if you haven't signed up yet, what are you waiting for? Go do it! And let's get stitching on lovely things for our own homes this month. We can't wait to see what you're going to make.