UPDATE and the winners are . . .
please send us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org with your mailing address and colour choice so that we can get the prize out to you! thank you to all for participating!!
can you believe it? it’s been 12 months to this day since we officially launched! to celebrate, we’ll be sponsoring a few giveaways this month…and first up . . .
our very first giveaway
the PRIZE: we just got this uber-fabulous softy-soft cotton-linen yuwa solid fabric in the house, we’ll be giving away 1 yard in your choice of color — mint, navy or black — to 2 lucky winners (that’s right! 2 people have the opportunity to win!)
how to enter: leave a comment on this post answering the question below and you will be entered to win. the giveaway will end at 5pm EST, friday, June 15th. we’ll be choosing the 2 winners using a random number generator, and will announce the winners on our blog the following monday. please check back to see if you’ve won. (we’ll need to contact you offline to find out where to send the prize.)
the question: what will you make with 1 yard of yuwa cotton-linen fabric?
bonus entries: wanna increase your chances of winning? you get up to 4 bonus entries by doing the following:
- Tweet the giveaway! Copy this: Win free fabric from Jones & Vandermeer: http://wp.me/p1iTQV-8i
Then, add an additional comment to this post with your twitter ID
- Tell your friends on Facebook! Copy this: Win free fabric from Jones & Vandermeer: http://wp.me/p1iTQV-8i
Then, add an additional comment with your facebook ID
- Join the mailing list by submitting your email address on our homepage (where it says “subscribe”) and post an additional comment that you joined the mailing list.
- Finally, “Pin” your the fabric on Pinterest and post an additional comment with your pinterest board.
good luck and may the crafting force be with you!
41 thoughts on “happy birthday to us + our 1st giveaway!”
i’m going to make an apron! happy birthday jones & vandermeer!
awesome! perfect for stitching up a skirt for my daughter. thanks so much!
Happy Birthday I thinking tea towels!!!!!
Yummy… Mint for me please! So refreshing!
I’d make a cushion for my sewing chair; the mint would be perfect.
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I would love to make a shirt for my daughter who has a sensory processing disorder. She would love this!!
A new cover for our bench cushion! I like Elin’s idea for an apron, too.
i love a new project bag for my knitting ..im in love with mint
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I will make a vest to wear with lots of pockets. Decorated with appliques.
Mini pouch with applique:)
I’ll make tea towels that I’ll embroider and give to my niece as a housewarming gift.
I would make a quilt, of course 🙂
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I will make a little dress for a baby girl as a gift to one of my friends who is expecting!
I would use this wonderful fabric in some upcoming projects for my Zalla Style Sew Along – I’m thinking the wallet and maybe a zig zag tote bag if I can stretch it that far! Thanks for the chance to win and congrats on your first anniversary!!
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Pinned an adorable Yuwa print to Pinterest.
I think I’d use it for the base fabric in a sci fi themed laptop case for my husband. Might go dragons instead though, I’m not big on commitment!
I would give it to my friend to make me a lovely pillow for my bed then I will always have it on my bed to remind me of your wed site & A Happy Birthday Td You xxx
I would make a summer dress for my friends little girl.
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If I had a yard of linen, I would EITHER embroider it and turn it into a pillow for my new apartment, OR I would make Anna Maria Horner’s Flirting the Issue skirt, with an added border at the bottom. Link to tutorial here:
I pinned you!
I have an ongoing project – a hexagon duvet cover for my bed in mostly dark grays and yellow/oranges – the black would be lovely to tie everything together! happy anniversary 🙂
Happy birthday! I’m pretty sure I’d make a tote bag.
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I’ll make some lovely lavender sachets with the fabric!
I’ll use it in a blanket
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