Category Archives: Giveaway

SewforLess Continues their Holiday Giveaways

Can you believe it SewforLess has another great giveaway this week. All you need to do is leave a comment and you are automatically entered! Could it be more simplier, don’t think so.

You see Great Notions put together just for SewforLess a design pack of a 100 embroidery goodies. You can easily see a PDF of all the designs included in the pack of goodies by clicking on this area. The PDF provides you with the design name, number, amount of stitches, color changes and finally the height and width. A total of 6 pages of all types of embroidery designs. What more could you ask for!

As always, SewforLess will draw one winner randomly. Look for the official Free Embroidery Stuff Rules on the above site. This particular contest ends on December 10th around 10 am. So post your comment in order to win. There is only one comment per person.

Better watch out Mike is throwing snowballs, so pack your snowball and see if you can hit him. You might get lucky and hit the bullseye and grab this giveaway. GOOD LUCK!


Book Giveaway – Dorm Decor Remake Your Space – CraftStylish

dorm-decor2_lgDo you have a daughter, son, relative or friend who will be going away to college come fall?

Swing over to CraftStylish and enter their weekly book giveaway. All you have to do is post a comment about the book and you are entered (granted you are a registered member).

This contest continues until 11:59 pm, Tuesday, June 23rd. A winner will be chosen at random and announced on Wednesday, June 24th.

There are 35 projects to decorate a dorm room in this book that was written by Theresa Gonzalez and CraftStylish editor Nicole Smith.

The book is divided into five sections, which have from five to eleven projects. The sections include; Where you sleep; dress; study; hang out; and wash.

Some sample projects include a reversible duvet cover, monogram shams, hanging closet organizer, embroidery hoop photo mobile, fleece robe, embellished towels and continuing with stylish lampshades, oversize floor pillows, curtains and message boards. These projects add style, organization, and comfort to otherwise cramped areas. There are projects that have little to no sewing, for those not handy with a sewing machine.

Lots of color photos with straightforward instructions and pattern pieces.

argyle-throw2_lgSew click on over CraftStylish and enter. You only have a week and you have all summer to sew those items for your college bound student, but it could be geared for others in small apartments.

And since you are there posting your comment, click on over and get the Argyle Fleece Throw project that requires 2 1/8 yards of two different color fabrics. An easy project for anyone at any skill level. Giveaway – Fantastic Flora from OESD has stuff overflowing in their “free stuff box”. So they are starting to share the love. The embroidery love.

Check out the rules here, then head over and post your entries. That’s right, entries, there is no limit on how many entries or comments you post. You have until May 20, 2009, around 10 AM, to get your entries in.

Check out OESD Crafter’s Collection #853 – Fantastic Flora. This package of designs can be sewn out on any item you deem and then sold. Look at the elegant swirls, leaves, flowers and paisley designs.

Check out and enter to win this package that regularly sells for $129.99. 

I will be posting more Giveaways in the future as well as possible sales they are having.

Get chatting….

Creative Machine Embroidery WIN BIG – Last few days to enter


You have until Saturday, May 9th to enter a drawing to receive the latest issue of Sew Simple magazine.

Seven people will be randomly picked to receive this item.

You are only allowed to enter once during this week and sorry I am late in posting.

Mail your full name and address to subject line Sew Simple.

Quiltmakers Quilting & Embroidery – June giveaway

During the week of June 1st, enter to win the latest issue of Quiltmakers Quilting and Embroidery magazine.

There will be 5 winners for this “WIN BIG” item from Creative Machine Embroidery Magazine.

To enter, email your full name and address to with the subject line Q&E.

The Sewphisticated Stitcher

The last “WIN BIG” item for May and June is a package of Madera Rayon Smart Spools, Stabilizer and Organ needles provided by The Sewhisticated Stitcher.

This “WIN BIG” prize is valued at over $95.00.

There will be two winners, that will be picked on May 15th and June 15th.

Email your entry to There is no indication if you should put anything in the subject area nor does it state only one entry or you can enter as many times as you wish.

ALLBRANDS Savings online purchases – expires May 15 2009

Hi All –

Just a quick post to inform you sewing enthusants that AllBrands is having a savings on online purchases until May 15, 2009. There are restrictions on selected items and you can view which items they may be here.

I noticed when I clicked to their site I entered in for a Weekly AllBrands Gift Giveaway, featuring a 25 Dollar Gift Card. You can only enter once a week. So click on the site above to get your entry in.

Getting back to the online purchases. You can save up to $500 on your next purchase using the coupon codes during checkout.

$5 off on purchase of $25 or more                              shop5

$10 off on purchase of $199 or more                        shop10

$25 off on purchase of $499 or more                       shop25

$50 off on purchase of $999 or more                       shop50

$100 off on purchase of $1999 or more                  shop100

$150 off on purchase of $2999 or more                  shop150

$250 off on purchase of $4999 or more                 shop250

$500 off on purchase of $9999 or more                shop500

So check out their site to see if anything interests you. I know I am looking at a Fast Frame 12 x 14 Jumbo Single Hoop for my Brother PR600. It has been reduced to $99 and with the $5 off, that could easily pay for part of the shipping.

Sew get shopping and check out AllBrands to see what they might have in store for you.

Crafty Book Giveaway from Craftstylish every week in March

Craftstylish is giving a book away every week in the month of March.

crafty-chica_lgIf you are not a member of Craftstylish you need to sign up in order for this giveaway.

The next book is Crafty Chica’s Guide to Artful Sewing. This is a great beginner book. Kathy gets you going on projects, using the stash you might already have, gives you resources for shopping for your supplies, fabric matching, website browsing and provides tips and tricks that she’s learn along the way. Oh and we can’t forget how to use a machine!

You’ll be ready to jump right in and start a project.

Comments have to be posted by 12 am, Tuesday, March 17th. So go and visit Craftstylish, login or sign up to see if you will be the next winner.

Bernina 8 weeks 30 ways to win contest

Bernina is having an awesome contest. I am a little slow in posting , but you still have time to enter the sweepstake.

All that is required is to go to your nearest Bernina store and test drive their new Bernina 830.

Then enter the sweepstakes and you could possibly win the Bernina 830. There is only one grand prize, but Bernina is giving away a total of 30 machines. So if you don’t win the 830, you could win the Artista 730E or be one of the 5 winners that will receive a Aurora 440QE.

The Bernina 830 is the ultimate machine; sewing/quilting/embroidery. There’s no limit on what you can do on this machine.

Sew go to your nearest Bernina store. Take a test drive of the Bernina 830. Put your sweepstakes entry in and cross your fingers. Here is a list of all the other machines:

Grand prize Bernina 830

2nd prize Artista 730E

3rd prize Artista 630E

4th prize Aurora 440QE (5 winners)

5th prize Aurora 430 (5 winners)

6th prize Activa 230PE White Pearl (6 winners)

7th Prize Activa 200 (5 winners)

8th Prize Activa 210 (7 winners)

My nearest Bernina store is in Naperville, Illinois. 7 miles away. I’ll take a trip tomorrow for my test drive.