Manic Monday #24 and HUGE Stashtacular Giveaways!

I have a treat for you guys this week! I’m giving away 4 prizes:

1. Random Giveaway for any Jelly Roll courtesy of Fat Quarter Shop (scroll down to enter)

2. A random scrap/fabric swap participant will receive a $25 gift certificate to 1Choice4Quilting!

3. Another swap participant will receive a book courtesy of Puddleducks Fabrics, and a charm pack from my stash.

4. One lucky reader who’s made something from a Stashtacular tutorial will win a $25 gift certificate from 1Choice4Quilting. You better get busy and put it in the Flickr group by Friday! I’ve published an iPod/mobile phone holder, Sweet Baby Dreams quilt top, and the Pleated Hostess Apron! There’s also a clothes pin keeper and reusable shopping bag. Plus you can check out Spontaneous Threads and Blue Bird Sews for even more tutorials!

And today’s tutorial is by Kelly at Blue Bird Sews who is making a Shrinking Squares Quilt Top!

 So here’s Manic Monday for you to leave a link or two:

And here’s how to get in on the Jelly Roll giveaway from Fat Quarter Shop:

You have up to 4 chances to win:

1. Leave a comment – you don’t have to be a follower but I will have to be able to get ahold of you if you win, so leave your email address.

2. If you are a follower, leave me a comment letting me know how you follow (RSS, GFC, etc.)

3. Go over to Fat Quarter Shop and tell me your favourite line of fabric.

4. Tweet or Facebook about this giveaway – there are some buttons at the bottom of the post to make it easy ;)

You also get a bonus entry if you follow on Twitter or Facebook.

So get busy winning!

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191 Responses to Manic Monday #24 and HUGE Stashtacular Giveaways!

  1. Gina says:

    Oooh. Lovely giveaways! Yes please!

  2. Gina says:

    And I’m a follower on GFC too. :)

  3. Danielle says:

    I follow you on twitter

  4. Danielle says:

    I follow your cute blog:>

  5. Danielle says:

    I love the Rachel Griffith line. The polkadots are too cute!

  6. Danielle says:

    I like you on facebook

  7. Gina says:

    And after spending way too long browsing Fat Quarter Shop’s site I think I’m going for either Bright Owls or Alien Friends as my favourites, but there are too many cool fabrics on there to really have a favourite. Can I just have half the shop?

  8. flowerofshona says:

    Im a happy follower :)

  9. flowerofshona says:

    love the bitter sweet fabrics !!!
    Hoping being my birthday may be lucky for me today LOL never worked before !
    Good luck to all xxxxxxxx

  10. flowerofshona says:

    following on facebook also :)

  11. Gill says:

    I love Kelly’s latest quilt!

  12. Gill says:

    I follow you on GFC

  13. Gill says:

    I’m loving Terrain by Kate Spain!

  14. Maribel says:

    Thanks for that great giveaway! I would love to win!

  15. Maribel says:

    At the moment my most liked fabric line would be:
    Terrain or Hometown –> maybe Terrain!
    If I could talk about upcoming lines:

  16. Lovely giveaway, thank you!

  17. Loving Aqua Red by Michael Miller which I’ve just seen for the first time today!

  18. Linda V says:

    Nice giveaway to wake up to! Thank you!

  19. Linda V says:

    I am a follower! Thanks for the giveaway!

  20. Linda V says:

    I would LOVE all those polka dots by Rachael Griffith.
    Thanks for the giveaway!

  21. Linda V says:

    I am a follower on facebook, which is how I found out about your giveaway this Monday morning!
    Thanks for the giveaway!

  22. oohh, I would love me a jelly roll! :) Thanks for the chance to win one!

  23. I follow you and get your posts in my rss feed! :)

  24. I also follow you on facebook!

  25. I really like Treasures and Tidbits line, especially the Orange Starbursts!

  26. CeLynn Peeler says:

    Firstly,Thank you! :) I am a follower of your sweet blog too.
    Going to check out the fabric(I will try not to drool too much)!

  27. Erin says:

    I’m a follower!

  28. Erin says:

    And I stalk you on facebook :).

  29. Erin says:

    Stashtacular has been so much fun… except, I haven’t won anything yet… boo hoo. It’s ok if I don’t win anything but it would be really awesome if I actually DID win something, so pretty please pick me!! I would be happy with any of those wonderful prizes! Thanks again to you gals for making this so fun!!

  30. Erin says:

    At Fat Quarter shop, I really like Portobello by Alice Kennedy. I just really love the blue and green colors together.

  31. CeLynn Peeler says:

    My favorite right now is Critters by Ellen Crimi-Trent,just love those sunflowers and ladybugs :)

  32. Mary says:

    I am a an avid follower!


  33. Mary says:

    I want the entire Prince Charming collection…I NEED it.


  34. Mary says:

    What an awesome giveaway. Thanks!


  35. Debbe says:

    I’m a follower! RSS

  36. Debbe says:

    I also ‘Like’ you on Facebook.

  37. Mary says:

    I tweeted about your giveaway (using your cool link).


  38. Mary says:

    I follow you on twitter, too!


  39. Alli says:

    That shrinking squares quilt looks awesome — I want to do it in rainbow solids! :)

  40. Marci Girl says:

    That is a LOT of giveaways! So awesome!

  41. Alli says:

    I’m a follower through google reader. Thanks for the chance to win!

  42. Marci Girl says:

    I am a follower!

  43. Marci Girl says:

    My favorite thing at the Fat Quarter Shop? I want some Peacock Lane!

  44. Alli says:

    I love Prince Charming… I just have to figure out what I could do with it. :D

  45. Jessica says:

    I’d love to win the jelly roll :)

  46. Jessica says:

    I follow via GFC!

  47. Jessica says:

    My favorite line from the FQS is Loulouthi :)

  48. Jessica says:

    I follow you on facebook!

  49. Lindsay says:

    All linked up for this week! Thanks for hosting!

  50. Lindsay says:

    I’m a follower as well

  51. Lindsay says:

    And my favorite line from FQS is Summer House :)

  52. erica says:

    i love your blog!

  53. erica says:

    and i follow on rss!

  54. erica says:

    and…i really like “hometown” :) thanks for hosting all this wonderfulness!

  55. miranda says:

    Yippee giveaways! I made the phone holder, I’ll have to figure out how to put in on Flickr.

  56. miranda says:

    I follow you with GFC!

  57. miranda says:

    I follow you on Facebook too!

  58. H2Ogirl says:

    I’m shamelessly entering your giveaway. . I’m a follower. I follow you on twitter, my google reader, uhh Ravelry, Pintrest, what else is there – I’ve lost track! :)

  59. H2Ogirl says:

    I need to make your ipod cover. Well I also had my gf come over with a ton o’hexi paper pieces. Who knows what I’ll do next. A wee bit of overload over here!

  60. H2Ogirl says:

    I’ve tweeted about your most grand giveaway.. yep! You can find me over there @h2ogirl76

  61. emily says:

    Yay for giveaways!

  62. emily says:

    I follow your blog…

  63. emily says:

    I love Joel Dewberry’s Heirloom.

  64. H2Ogirl says:

    Alright. . last entry. IF I were to check out at this moment the Fat Quarter Shop – there would be Hometown by Sweetwater jelly roll in my cart. My college town of Walla Walla is on there!

  65. emily says:

    I like you on fb!

  66. Carrie says:

    Love your blog and giveaways.

  67. Carrie says:

    I follow you on facebook and have you on blogs I follow on my blog.

  68. Carrie says:

    Love the Fairy Tale Friends!

  69. Leslie says:

    I have been following you for a while. I love your site. Thanks for such a fun giveaway!

  70. Great giveaway! Thank you!

  71. I follow you on GFC

  72. I tweeted about this awesome giveaway, thanks!

  73. My fave line at fatquartershop right now is Curio by Basic Grey for Moda!

  74. Pat V. says:

    I follow your blog using GFC.

  75. Pat V. says:

    I am enjoying seeing all the creativity in the stashtacular projects. My guild just held our annual quilt show, so that’s been keeping me busy. Looking forward to starting/finishing another project really soon!

  76. Pat V. says:

    My favorite fabric collection? Terrain, hands down!

  77. So many generous giveaways! Count me in the running for the jelly roll, please. :)

  78. Joy says:

    Oooh, very nice! Jelly roll would make me happy!

  79. I love all of the Heirloom fabrics by Joel Dewberry, but especially love the Citrine colorway. :)

  80. Amanda says:

    Wow more giveaways :)

  81. Amanda says:

    I like the new children at play collection – very sweet.

  82. Mary says:

    My word you have so much to keep track of, hope you don’t lose your head! Great giveaway thanks!

  83. Mary says:

    I’m a follower too (RSS)

  84. sandra parsons says:

    Hi I am a follower on GFC. :)

  85. sandra parsons says:

    I love the Grace fabrics. Just beautiful!!

  86. Mary says:

    Favourite line of fabric? I think at the moment it is Michael Millers Aqua/Red line, so delicious.

  87. Sallie says:

    Thanks for the giveaway!

  88. Sallie says:

    I follow by GFC. Thanks!

  89. Sallie says:

    I LOVE Urban Zoologie by Robert Kaufman!

  90. Binks says:

    I love Sew Happy Geek! Thanks for the giveaway and the great blogging.

  91. Binks says:

    I’m a follower, of course. through google.

  92. Binks says:

    I Tweeted the giveaway at #binkiege

  93. Binks says:

    TERRAIN! I would melt if I got a jelly roll of Terrain by Kate Spain. Loveliness.

  94. Amanda says:

    I’ve only ever had one jelly roll…I bought it with a gift certificate I won at my local county fair. I’m blamming that jelly roll for getting me into this quilting thing! I’d love another one!

  95. Amanda says:

    I follow with Google Reader.

  96. Amanda says:

    ThHere are plenty of great ones to pick from, but right now I’m especially loving Grand Finale. Fall will be here soon and it’s my favorite season!

  97. amorette says:

    wow, you are spoiling us with all the giveaways! happy monday to us!

  98. amorette says:

    i love the new children at play line from sarah jane, and the new lizzy house line coming out, outfoxed!

  99. amorette says:

    i follow via GFC!

  100. amorette says:


  101. Sarah @ FairyFace Designs says:

    Great giveaway Jenna!!

  102. Sarah @ FairyFace Designs says:

    I am a follower via GFC and Reader!!

  103. Sarah @ FairyFace Designs says:

    I’m loving Joel Dewberry’s Heirloom right now!

  104. Sarah @ FairyFace Designs says:

    I tweeted this

  105. Sarah @ FairyFace Designs says:

    I follow you on Twitter

  106. Katy says:

    Woohoo, another fab giveaway, thank you :o) I’ve been loving all the Stashtacular tutorials

  107. Katy says:

    I’m a follower (and apparently posting too quickly, your blog just told me to slow down. Must stop getting excited at the prospect of free fabric!)

  108. Katy says:

    My favourite line of fabric is the Art Gallery Nature Elements

  109. Katy says:

    I’ve Facebooked this

  110. Katy says:

    And I’m a Facebook stalker, I mean follower…

  111. Lissa Lovely says:

    I follow with GFC.. what a great giveaway.

  112. Allison C says:

    Sweet giveaway and I really like that shrinking squares quilt!

  113. Allison C says:

    I follow you on FB

  114. Allison C says:

    I’m a follower!

  115. Allison C says:

    I really like the Alphabet Soup fabric line available at Fat Quarter Shop.

  116. Allison C says:

    I posted this giveaway on FB

  117. Lissa Lovely says:

    I currently am loving Prince Charming by Tula Pink.

  118. Nikki Jackson says:

    Great giveaway! Thank you for the opportunity!

  119. Nikki Jackson says:

    I follow you, also!

  120. hueisei says:

    Thanks for such generous giveaway!!!
    Cheers from hueisei(at)gmail(dot)com

  121. hueisei says:

    I am following you via GFC..

  122. hueisei says:

    Currently I loves Santa’s Little Helpers by Erin Michael..
    I am in Christmas mood :D

  123. Susan I says:

    Thanks for yet another fabulous giveaway! You always have the most exciting things going on at your blog.

  124. Susan I says:

    Yes, I’m a follower through Google Friends Connect. thanks!!

  125. Susan I says:

    Wow, I thought it would be easier to give just my favorite line of fabric, but my gosh, Fat Quarter Shop has sooooo many goodies. Eenie Meenie Miney Moe … Urban Zoology.

  126. Susan I says:

    I tweeted via @SuesSewCrafty. Thanks!

  127. Susan I says:

    And I’m following on Twitter too. Thanks so much!

  128. Samantha G says:

    I love going through the shop, but its hard to limit myself!

  129. Samantha G says:

    Oh also I’m a GFC follower =]. What did we do before Google!?

  130. I love FQS giveaways :D

  131. My Favorite line at the moment is Amelia!

  132. I follow you on twitter too!

  133. Melinda says:

    Great giveaway! Thanks for the chance!

  134. Hueisei says:

    Tweeted the news here:-
    Thanks for a chance..

  135. maget says:

    I just read through your hexi tutorial and I think it’d be a great way to use up a bunch of my scraps. So is it bad that I’m thinking if I win I’d use the prize to make hexis? So much for scrap busting!

  136. Hueisei says:

    I am following via Twitter under profile @hueisei

  137. maget says:

    As far as current products go I really like Prince Charming by Tula Pink. But I’m saving up my cash for Echo by Lotta Jansdotter, it’s so graphic and elegant!

    Thanks for the giveaway!

  138. You always have the best giveaways! Count me in :)

  139. I love Joel Drewberry’s new line of fabric!

  140. Holly U says:

    Sign me up! Thanks!

  141. jmniffer says:

    I’ve never used a jelly roll. It would be great to win one so I could try it out! Thanks for a chance at your giveaway.

  142. jmniffer says:

    I follow you with RSS Feeds. Thanks for another chance to win.

  143. jmniffer says:

    Terrain tops my list right now; but that is subject to change by the day. Thanks for a chance to win your giveaway.

  144. Rae says:

    I think I follow you with the googly friendy thing! You are also in my blog roll and I like you on FB too… stalker? Me? Er, possibly but in a non-scary way I promise! ;-)

  145. Laura Beech says:

    Love FQS!!!

  146. Jen B. says:

    The shrinking squares quilt looks great, I’ll be off to look at the tutorial!

  147. Jen B. says:

    I follow via google reader.

  148. Jen B. says:

    I’d really like some of Patricia Bravo’s Oval Elements. :)

  149. Cassandra says:

    The shrinking square quilt is fantastic!

  150. Joy says:

    Thanks for all the tutorials! And for the giveaway chance…

  151. Joy says:

    I follow your blog through Google Reader.

  152. Joy says:

    My favorite line right now at FQS is Children At Play.

  153. Dana says:

    I follow, I want (strike that) I NEED!!! :-) MY fave is children at play as its just arrived on my doorstep and im about to blog about it squeee!

  154. Liz says:

    I follow you on RSS feed through google reader! Thanks for the chance to win a jellyroll!

  155. Liz says:

    Following on Twitter!

  156. Liz says:

    Like on Facebook and left a comment!

  157. Liz says:

    Thanks so much for the chance to win a jellyroll. I haven’t been able to buy one in over a year! I enjoy your blog and the helpful tutorials. Do you have one for a Netbook cover?

  158. I’m a follower on GFC and Twitter

  159. Liz says:

    Went over to the Fat Quarter Shop and I must say that Amelia by Me & My Sister are one of my faves-it just screams summer! Thanks for the giveaway!

  160. Gossip regularly on Twitter

  161. I do love jelly rolls – versatile and the possibilities are endless.

  162. Favourite FQS fabric line? current is Prince Charming and coming soon is Morning Tides

  163. I’ve tweeted the giveaway

  164. joe says:

    Oh what a great giveaway please throw my name in the hat. Thank you for taking your time to host this for all of us.

  165. joe says:

    I am a follower of yours.

  166. jo says:

    Right now my fave would have to be Terrain. Really like that shrinking sq quilt what a great idea.

  167. Faye Nettles says:

    I am a follower and am making your Applique Butterfly mug rug for a swap today.

  168. Faye Nettles says:

    OOPS! Forget to say, I follow you on FB.

  169. Rhonda says:

    Random comment – Thank you guys so much for all your hard work!!!

  170. Rhonda says:

    I am a follower of your blog

  171. Rhonda says:

    I really like Santa’s Little Helper

  172. Rhonda says:

    I tweeted about your giveaway @gaprhonda

  173. Karen O says:

    I am glad I found your blog. Thank you for the chance to win.

  174. Karen O says:

    I have become a follower through GFC.

  175. Karen O says:

    I am loving Heirloom right now at Fat Quarter Shop.

  176. Ruth says:

    Thanks again for hosting Jenna!

  177. Jodi Sellers says:

    Thanks for the chance to win!

  178. Jodi Sellers says:

    I follow on GFC.

  179. Julie says:

    Thanks for the chance to win!

  180. Charlotte says:

    FAT QUARTERS!! I love them!! ;) Thanks for the great giveaway!

  181. Charlotte says:

    I am a follower on GFC. ;)

  182. Charlotte says:

    I’m really loving the Ruby Heirloom Bundle…. :)

  183. Jqluo says:

    I am new follower using GFC.

  184. Jqluo says:

    I will pick Terrain..