Monday, December 20, 2010

New Quilt Pattern and Pat Bravo Giveaway!!

The Lovely Pat Bravo for Art Gallery Fabrics asked me a few weeks ago if i would like to host a giveaway on my blog?? What perfect timing!!! I had just finished my latest quilt 'Edens Garden" made from all of her Fabric in the Paradise collection.

Now for those of you who haven't tries Pat's fabric, its printed on a silky soft Premium cotton and you really can 'feel the difference'. Its just beautiful to work with, and has a gorgeous drape.


My 'Eden's Garden quilt measures 69" x 84" (175 x 213cm). It uses 12 of her Fat Quarters and i bought extra yardage for borders and backing.



The flower blocks are all machine pieced using the traditional corner to corner curved piecing technique. Now some of you may be nervous trying curves... but trust me.. its WAY easier than it looks!!



This quilt was fun to sew, the only problem i have now is..... I have seen Pats NEW released lines and I want to make this quilt in every one of them!!

BAZAAR style, is a Moroccan line with accents in fashion. COQUETTE, is a beautiful lavish floral and BOHEMIAN SOUL, is so 70's and so relaxed!! These all ship next year in Feb, March and April... so i spose i still a have time!! Pat also has released her fabulous 'blenders' line LACE ELEMENTS which will be great for a multitude of projects and as the background fabric for this quilt. You can dream over more pics of these collections HERE and Pat's site or you can purchase them directly from HERE....

For Our Giveaway, Pat has so kindly offered 2 FULL Fat Quarter bundles of fabric with 18 Fat Quarters in each!! Each bundle includes all 18 prints in the Paradise collection.


 There will be 2 lucky winners, each winner will win..... a FULL Paradise collection bundle AND my New 'Eden's Garden' Quilt Pattern.


You will have 3 chances to enter :- 
1) Leave a comment on this post telling me.... your favourite FLOWER!
2) If you are a follower of my blog (or a new follower) Leave another comment
3) If you subscribe to Pat's blog (or new subscriber) Leave another comment

This giveaway will be open til just after Christmas and the winner will be drawn randomly on December 26th.

My Quilt Pattern will also be offered at 20 % off while the giveaway is on... You can purchase the pattern HERE
Thank you so much Pat for an amazing collection. You fabrics are a dream to sew!!

Good luck everyone!! xx 

355 comments:

  1. lucky no. 1! well my favourite flower is the peony rose. there is nothing like that delicate musky pink, they are also usually out near my birthday so that probably helps sway the issue! happy summer holidays....

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  2. Favorite flower: rununculas (sp?)

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  3. Am now a follower of Pat! Thanks for the chance!

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  4. My favorite flower is hydrangea !

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  5. I love daisies. They are just nice and simple.

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  6. I love sunflowers and dahlias pretty equally :)

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  7. I'm already a follower of your blog!

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  8. I'm also now a follower of Pat's blog on Google Friend Connect!

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  9. I'm now a follower of your blog.

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  10. I now follow Pat's blog on Google REader.

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  11. Stargazer Lilies are quite nice!

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  12. I am a recent follower of yours!

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  13. Ooooh thank you for the great giveaway!
    I really love lillies.

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  14. I'm following too.
    Fingers crossed!

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  15. Hi there, my favourite flower is a magnolia flower. I just love them. Thank you for such a great giveaway.

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  16. Awesome! Thanks for the chance :)
    I love Jasmine!

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  17. I am a subscriber to your blog

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  18. Ooo, more gorgeous fabric! I love the colours and designs in Pat's new collection.

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  19. And I have been following Pat's blog for a while now too!

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  20. My favorite flower is considered a weed by most! I LOVE Queen Anne's Lace.

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  21. Hot pink liliums cos they smell divine!!

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  22. I am a new follower of Pat's blog.

    And I just remembered that my 2nd fav flower are hyacinths.

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  23. I love the fabric and the quilt! My favourite flowers are tulips. My husband used to grow them for me when we were dating :)

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  24. I'm most definitely a follower

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  25. I can't decide on one. I love lillies, roses, tulips and orchids.

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  26. Im such a huge fan of hers i wrote about her in my very first blog post. My favorite flower is the gerbra daisy.

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  27. Hmmm, I love Peonies...favorite..ever. -Allison

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  28. I follow pat through facebook and check out her blog all the time. I also subscribed :)

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  29. My favorite flower is the poppy. So beautiful.

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  30. Wow what an amazing fabric range and your quilt looks wonderful. My fav flower is the Gerberas, such great colours and loads of petals. Thank you for sharing.

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  31. beautiful fabrics and gorgeous quilt .!.... i love roses....

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  32. ranunculus are my favorite flower!

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  33. My favorite flowers to have around the house are lilies, but I love bluebonnets the most. :)

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  34. And I'm definitely a follower :)

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  35. my fav flowers are Calla Lilies! great giveaway thanks for the chance!

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  36. Favorite flower: Right now I think it's peonies. : )

    What a fantastic giveaway! I really REALLY hope I win.

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  37. And now a new follower of Pat's!

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  38. How lovely! Thanks for the giveaway! What a beautiful quilt!

    My favorite flower is rose and it's also my middle name! :)

    Genevieve
    jenny(at)ykwc(dot)net

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  39. I'm a follower as well!

    Genevieve
    jenny(at)ykwc(dot)net

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  40. Oh my... I love your pattern. I am off to buy it now. I am also a follower!

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  41. My favorite flower is the bluebonnet. The flower of Texas. Such pretty purply-blues.

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  42. I follow Pat's blog too. Such inspiration.

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  43. I love roses... especially deep red ones. And they must have a scent!!

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  44. I am already a follower of yours :-)

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  45. And I now subscribe to Pat's blog. I am so pleased that you have pointed her blog out. Such inspiration!

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  46. Gerbera definitely! Merry Christmas.

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  47. i am a subscriber of Pat's blog.

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  48. I like edible flowers, because most people aren't use to eat flowers it's fun to add them to a meal ;)

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  49. I'm a follower since the SMS-giveaways.
    Merry Christmas!

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  50. Awesome giveaway! My favourite flower is the Crepe Myrtle....or is it a Rose.....maybe Hippeastrum...I can't decide, there are too many!

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  51. I love gardenias ... or anything with a wonderful fragrance!!

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  52. My favourite flowers are Lilly of the valley and Sunflowers, not together though=)Thanks for a great giveaway.

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  53. I am a follower of your blog.

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  54. My favourite is the peony - it's a flower that says "More is more!" and i love it!

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  55. Added Pat's blog to my Google REader feed

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  56. What a generous giveaway! I love tulips.

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  57. My favorite flower is a daisy, so happy and cheerful.

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  58. I went over and became a follower of Pat's blog.

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  59. What a fabulous giveaway, thank you!

    My favourite flower is a freesia, such a heady smell. I just adore Pat's fabric Orchid Sparkles too!

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  60. My favourite flowers are tulips - all colours:

    PS. What a fabulous giveaway! Thank you for a chance of winning!!!

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  61. I'm a new subscriber to Pat's blog.

    (I've got her blog at my favourites already)

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  62. I agree, Pat's fabrics have a wonderful feel--so silky! I just love them. =) And as for this pattern, well you know it's my fave! =) Thanks for a great giveaway!! Oh, fave flower....I really like all the color in a wildflower mix.

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  63. Wow, what a generous giveaway, from both you and Pat Bravo!
    My favorite flowers are white lillies (even though that is not very original... ) and I have about a million picture of them on my computer (okay, not only white ones... and maybe not a million).

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  64. My favorite flower? I think that I love roses, but I think Lily of the Valley has the greatest scent of all time! Thank you for a great giveaway!

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  65. I follow your blog and would love to win a bundle of this fabric!

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  66. I'm now following Art Gallery Fabric's blog too! Thank you again!

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  67. I'm a follower of this blog (and like it very much)

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  68. I'm a new follower of Pat's blog.

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  69. Your quilt is beautiful! I love it! My favorite flower is a plumeria-so simple shaped & such a divine smell!

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  70. My favorite flower is the Plumeria. Your beautiful pattern reminds me of them.

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  71. My favorite flower is the purple iris. love your quilt pattern, reminds me of plumeria and Hawaii. sigh...

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  72. My favorite flowers are lupines - so many colors and detailed shapes.

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  73. I also just became a follower of Pat's blog.

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  74. My favorite flower is a rose, it is just classic!

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  75. My favorite flower is carnation - love the smell and they last soooo long! Thanks for this awesome giveaway!

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  76. I follow your blog and really enjoy it :)

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  77. I am now subscribed to Pat's blog and think her lines are absolutely gorgeous!!!

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  78. I am a dedicated follower of your blog - thanks for the chance to win this awesome giveaway!!

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  79. I just became a follower of Pat's blog - looking forward to future posts! Thanks for an incredible giveaway!!

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  80. Gorgeous fabrics! I would love to win them for my next quilt!

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  81. I'm already a follower of your blog! Thanks for the chance!!

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  82. love the fabrics, gorgeous! my favourite flower is peony. thanks so much for the giveaway!

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  83. i already follow pat's blog via Google Reader!

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  84. My favorite flowers are tulips! So bright and cheerful. And can I say that fabric is GORGEOUS!! Thanks for the chance!!

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  85. I just signed up to follow Pat's blog! Thanks for the chance!!

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  86. I love love love hydrangeas! They are by far my favourite flowers!

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  87. I also follow Pat's blog and have for awhile!

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  88. my favorite flower is a daisy.
    :)
    katz.gali@gmail.com

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  89. /drool! Those are so pretty. My favorite flower is Daisy's.
    pbjmama(at)gmail(dot)com

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  90. I follow your blog via GFC!
    pbjmama(at)gmail(dot)com

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  91. My favorite flowers are those little blue irises.

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  92. I'm a new follower of Pat's blog!

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  93. I love sweet peas! Merry Christmas & thank you for the lovely give away.

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  94. Love your new pattern! I am a follower, thank you.

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  95. I love lilies! They're so pretty and delicate :)

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  96. I'm a follower of your blog as well!!

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  97. My favourite flower is the dahlia. My husband dreads August every year because the house is full of them.

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  98. I'm a follower of your blog already 0:)

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  99. I love honeysuckle!, we have vines and vines of it here on the farm, it is so hardy, we have lovely honeysuckle till deep winter, then early spring it perks back up! A wonderful site here in Ohio!
    Thanks for the chance to win!

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  100. PS. Thanks for the link to Pat Bravo's blog. I love her fabric lines (and am now a follower over there too).

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  101. I follow your blog via Google reader, that is how I found out about this giveaway!
    thanks for the chance to win!

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  102. I also follow Pat's via Google reader, one loves all that eye candy!
    thanks again! Have a most wondrous holiday season!

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  103. my favorite flower is a rose they are so timeless and there is one particular that I am fond of my grandma's it smells amazing and it white with red tips. Can a flower get any better than that. Not in my book.

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  104. The fabrics are really beautiful--and winning such a large set of fabrics would give many opportunities for planning a quilt.
    My favorite flower? I love old fashioned zinnias. But cone flowers are pretty too, and tiny iris...there are so many.
    Thanks very much.

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  105. I'm a follower with Google Reader so I can ready you every day. Thanks, again.

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  106. My favorite flower is a calla lily

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  107. My favorite flower is an iris, the great big old fashioned dutch iris!!
    Merry Christmas,

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  108. I must say my favorite flower is a clean and simple daisy. They are just so bright an happy. Thanks for another wonderful giveaway!

    molly_dye(at)hotmail(dot)com

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  109. Drool. That fabric is so beautiful and your quilt is the exactly perfect pattern to show it off! Amazing! My favourite flower is the gerbera daisy!

    Thanks for the chance to win!

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  110. Holy smokes that fabric is stunning and the quilt is gorgeous! you're so talented!! my favorite flower is the Magnolia! So beautifully timeless and smells amazing!! Merry Christmas to you and yours!! xox

    krencamp(at)gmail(dot)com

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  111. I'm also a follower of your blog <3

    krencamp(at)gmail(dot)com

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  112. I'm also a follower over at Pat's blog as well <3

    xox
    krencamp(at)gmail(dot)com

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  113. My favorite flower is a sunflower - so happy and bright! That fabric is beautiful.

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  114. I just signed up as a follower on Pat's blog!

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  115. Thanks for another great giveaway! My favorite flower is the African Daisy. I'm a sucker for purples :-)

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  116. I don't think I have just one favorite flower, but if I have to choose just one I would choose a daisy. They are such friendly flowers!!

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  117. I follow your blog on my Google Reader. I hope that counts!

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  118. I love calla lilies. Something about their simple elegance.

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  119. I love lisianthus. While my husband and I were engaged he worked across the country at a breeding station where a woman was working on breeding new colors of and more hardy lisianthus. When he came to visit me half way through the summer she sent the hugest bouquet of lisianthus - and they lasted weeks. So I have a soft spot for them.

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  120. FAVORITE FLOWER IS THE VIOLET!
    THANKS FOR SHARING!

    jldouglas@wispwest.net

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  121. MERRY CHRISTMAS!
    FOLLOWING PAT'S BLOG!

    jldouglas@wispwest.net

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  122. MERRY CHRISTMAS!
    FOLLOWING YOU:CHASING COTTONS!

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  123. Lilacs. Just lovely, smells like fresh spring time. Since I was a little girl I have loved them!

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  124. and I am already a happy, thrilled follower! Thanks for the opportunity!

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  125. I love pansies! Thanks for the chance to win!

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  126. I subscribe to your blog in google reader. :)

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  127. AND I subscribe to Pat's blog as well!

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  128. Beautiful fabric! Your quilt pattern is gorgeous.
    My favorite flower: Hydrangea

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  129. Another gorgoeus giveaway! What lovely fabric! As for the favorite flower question... I'm really, REALLY terrible at making decisions, so I have a few favorites of EVERYTHING! lol So, my favorite anytime flowers are Gerbera Daisies. My favorite outdoor flowers are Hydrangeas, and my favorite tropical flower is bird of paradise. :) lol Oh, and my favorite wedding flower is Calla Lily :) Oh dear... I may have a problem..... lol Thanks for this chance!

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  130. And I'm already a follower too :) I was very touched by your story when I saw it linked on another blog.... So here I am. :)

    my ad reply at hotmail

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  131. I love the bright colors an the quilt is beautiful. Thanks for the chance!

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  132. I subscribe to Pat's Blog!

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  133. My favourite flower are roses! And I would really love to win this fabric!

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