Friday, 24 August 2012

Blog Hop Party Giveaway

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THE BLOG HOP PARTY GIVE-AWAY IS NOW CLOSED

Thank you all for entering.
I used a Random Number Generator to select the winners ......

The ‘Scottie Dog Mug Rug’ pattern went to Kay
The ‘Bee Hive Wall Quilt’ pattern went to Cindy Staub
The ‘Tea and Cake Mug Rug’ pattern went to Carla G.

The Patchsmith will be joining the Glorious Autumn Block Party (hosted again by Quilting Gallery). My block will appear on 4th October 2012 so be sure to visit here on that day because there will be a free PDF block pattern and another
give-away which will be open to everybody.

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This week has been a busy week in the Patchsmith calendar.  The first Patchsmith Patterns have gone on sale at Craftsy – three of them to be precise.

First up is the Bee Hive Wall Quilt – a cheerful little quilt measuring approx 21” square.  It is the Patchsmith’s signature quilt but I couldn’t keep it to myself – it is made for sharing.  Quick piecing and easy to follow diagrams make this decorative item a buzz to put together. 
Then there is the Tea and Cake mug rug pattern.  Great for beginners and experienced quilters alike this sweet mug rug will brighten any table or desk.  Add some speciality tea bags and a small pack of biscuits and you have the perfect gift.
And finally, the Scottie Dog mug rug pattern is a must for dog lovers everywhere.  Two felted canine friends sitting on a patchwork background – this is a great pattern to give to a guy or gal.
All Patchwork patterns come in PDF format so they can be viewed on your laptop, Ipad or hand-held device.  Full size applique sheets and colour diagrams mean they are easy to follow and, if you have any queries just click on ‘The Patchsmith’ at the bottom of any blog post and send me an email.   But best of all – Patchwork patterns are just $1.99 each (approx £1.40) – so why not give them all a try.
However, for one week only you can win one of these three patterns in the ‘Back to School Blog Hop Party’ being hosted by Quilting Gallery.   Pop over to the party and check out the wonderful blogs.  But before you go why not leave a comment telling me which of the three patterns you would like to win and why.  The patterns will be sent (via email) to the three lucky winners at the end of the Blog Hop Party on 4th September 2012 so make sure you have email access.   (PDF format ensures this competition is open to everybody, no matter where you are in the world.)

104 comments:

  1. Tea and Cake mug rug pattern.,,, I would like to make my Son and his new Wife a set of 4 as a xmas present...

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  2. The scottie dogs! My best friend has just lost her scottie and I would love to make this for her!

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  3. Great patterns. I would love to win one.
    Thanks for the chance
    xxxx

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  4. Ooooo I love the cuppa and cake one, would definately love to try and make this x

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  5. I love blog hops! thanks for joining this one. I find so many interesting blogs! I'd love to have the bee hive wallhanging! It's so cute!

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  6. I like the Tea & Cakes one! This looks like the perfect one to make for my new sister-in-law. Thanks for a chance to win! :)

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  7. I like the Beehive one. It is cute. Thanks for the chance to win.

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  8. The beehive is adorable -- I'd love to make one!

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  9. I love the beehive wall quilt! So cute!

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  10. The scottie dog mug rug is so adorable and the bee hive...just too cute....I seriously can't decide which I like best. My mom always calls our visits to grandmas house 'camp honey bee' and the scotties are just so Cute!

    sowingstitches [at] yahoo [dot] com

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  11. I would love to make the Scottie dogs for my mom :)

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  12. I love the beehive wall quilt - it looks like fun and is in such happy colours!

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  13. I love the beehive wall quilt! It's so cheery! :) Wonderful giveaway! Thanks for the chance! Have a Nice Day! :)

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  14. I would go for the tea and cake mug rug, and make a whole set for my mum for Christmas, she's been asking me for some mug rugs!

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  15. Tea cup and cupcake mug rug is my favorite.

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  16. It's got to be those cute little dogs - gorgeous to add to the list of made prezzies for under the tree at Christmas:)

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  17. Quero se ganhar esta linda colméia.Só para constar hoje é dia internacional do cão.Obrigada.tiacarminhapezuto@gmail.com

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  18. The bee hive quilt would be a great addition for the shop that I've helped at - the Honey Barn. Thanks for the opportunity to enter. From northern Iowa . . . .

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  19. I love the beehive wall hanging. I live in Utah and the pioneers settled here long ago and they were known for their industry and the state capital building has many beehives in it to show how we work together as a hive to build a better place.

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  20. great patterns would love to win thanks

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  21. LOve them all, but the Beehive is my favorite!

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  22. Aawww these are sew cute =)
    A toss up between Scotties and Tea and Cake. If I win...surprise me! =)

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  23. The Beehive Wall quilt. I really don't drink coffe, so mug rugs just aren't my thing.

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  24. I adore the beehive - I would like to one day have a hive (or two or three) of bees - I will have to move to my dream house in the country first!! Lovely giveaway!

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  25. The bee hive wall quilt is so adorable. It has such lovely colors and there's just something about bees and flowers that make me smile. Thanks for the give away.

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  26. I really like the scottie dog mug rug. My brother and his family have one and I'd love to make this for them!

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  27. I love all of them, but if I have to pick, it would be the beehive wall quilt pattern. They are all very cute, though.

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  28. All three patterns are sweet! I would love to make the beehive. Thanks for a lovely giveaway!

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  29. Love the Beehive. It makes me smile.

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  30. I love the Beehive, but anyone of them would be fine

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  31. I love the beehive. It reminds me of spring.
    quilting[dash]lady[at]comcast[dot]net

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  32. The tea and cake mug rug is my favorite. Cute patterns.

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  33. The scottie dogs are too cute!

    Deborah
    homemakerhoney @gmail .com

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  34. Love the beehive! I feel like a piece of bread and honey right now...

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  35. I love the beehive, it's adorable!!!

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  36. I adore the Bee Hive Wall Quilt!
    thank you

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  37. I'd pick the buzzing bee pattern because my son just became a beekeeper this year and harvested our first honey. I also love the tea mug pattern.

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  38. I saw the beehive first and thought ,how cute. Then the cupcake and thought cuter still. Then the Scottie's, cutest!!

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  39. The Tea and Cake is so cute! I would make it for my Mom as a Christmas gift. It's 2 of her favorite things!

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  40. cool giveaway thanks

    ABreading4fun [at] gmail [dot] com

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  41. I think the scotty dogs pattern is very cute. I hope I win :)
    Gun, Sweden
    gun@lapp.se

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  42. I can't make up my mind between the beehive and the scottie dogs, feel free to surprise me! Thank you for the giveaway, and for taking part as I love to find new blogs to visit.
    ks(dot)eyles(at)yahoo(dot)co(dot)uk

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  43. They are all so great. I love the bee hive just a little more. Thank you!Bees remind me of summer and I LOVE summer!

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  44. They are all beautiful. I think I would like to win the beehive but I have to say, those Scotties are very, very cute. Thanks for participating in the blog hop.

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  45. I like the bee hive wall quilt, my mom would love it!

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  46. I love them all! But, I *really* like the Scotties-- and my sister is CRAZY about Scotties, so I would choose that one for sure! :-)

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  47. The patterns are so cute. I love the Cupcake one the best :-)

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  48. Too hard of a choice. I guess the Scottie dogs since my children's dad is Scottish and the kids are proud of their heritage.

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  49. Tea and cake because that's my favorite food ; )

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  50. I would like to win the Bee Hive because I immediately knew my MIL would LOVE that. I would make it for her, if I won. Thanks for the chance!

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  51. The Bee Hive wall quilt is super cute and would be perfect for my SIL who is a beekeeper.

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  52. I like the bee hive pattern! greetings from norther British Columbia, Canada

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  53. I would love the dogs mat I love dogs

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  54. I love dogs, so I my favorite is the last one. hugs

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  55. The bee hive wall quilt is just darling!
    Of course, all of your patterns are cute!

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  56. The Scotty dog mug rug is my favorite! Thanks for the chance to win!

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  57. I would love to try the beehive wall quilt. Thanks!

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  58. I love all three patterns and would love to win any one of them... for me my favorite is the cupcake, I just have a thing on cupcakes

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  59. OH Looove em ALL! Sooo cute! Think I love the Tea & Cake pattern BEST....only because I have a dear Friend that I would make it for! (& myself one too! lol) She & I share cups & cups of tea....& sometimes treats with! :)

    Thanks for chance to win! :)

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  60. they are all lovely but I think 1 is adorable :)

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  61. The beehive quilt is so cute! That's the one I'd choose!

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  62. Lovely patterns all , but Cake and Tea is my favourite...hands down!

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  63. I like the tea and cake mug rug. As an American, I find it very internationally appealing. A true conversation piece :)

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  64. I love the bee hive wall quilt. It is so cute! Thanks for the giveaway.

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  65. I really like the tea and cake mug rug but all are very nice! Thanks for being in the giveaway.

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  66. The Bee Hive Quilt-I just like it the best.

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  67. Goodness they are all adorable - such precious patterns!! I am a beekeeper and am enamored with the darling bee hive quilt!

    I am begging to leave off the word verification - this is now my 4th try! They are so hard to read.

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    1. Thanks Mary Ellen - I have switched off the word verification. I completely agree - it is so annoying.

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  68. I love, love, love that tea and cake pattern! I am a huge tea drinker and am only slightly addicted to chocolate. ;)

    Thanks for the opportunity to win!
    Cassandra

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  69. I love the beehive quilt. It is definitely # 1 on my list, but the tea and cake rug is a close second. Great giveaway. Thanks for the opportunity
    bonnielarson58@gmail.com

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  70. With such cuties it's hard to make a choice but since I'm allergic to bee stings, your little hive would to a cute & SAFE way for me to enjoy them. Thank You for the chance to win.

    Sincerely,
    Tricia

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  71. I Love all of them, but I will choose the bee hive! Thanks for participating!

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  72. I would choose the Scottie Dog mug rug pattern, I don't have a dog, but this is the kind I'd like to have...
    I could begin with this ^^)

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  73. I like the coffee mug rug. I know a friend who would love it as a gift. (if I make it she doesn't quilt)

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  74. I love the tea and cupcake mug rug. Thank for the giveaway.

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  75. So cute! love the scottie dogs. I run a licensed home daycare and I think the kids would love to have snacks on these! The dogs would also be cute on little aprons...

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  76. Oh, I love the Scottie Dog Rug Mug pattern so much! Thanks for a great giveaway.

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  77. Thank you for the opportunity to win your darling patterns!!!

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  78. Ah, the scottie dogs, definitely. So adorable! Thanks for the giveaway!

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  79. I'd like to win the Scottie Dog pattern because I am an animal lover.

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  80. I would choose the tea and cake pattern as it would make a great gift. Thanks for the chance.

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  81. The scottie dogs are soooo cute! Thanks for the chance to win :)

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  82. I do like the cupcake mug rug. plus I can practice my applique! Thanks! You make cute stuff.

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  83. I love the Tea and Cake mug rug pattern because I am such a big fan of tea parties.

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  84. They're all gorgeous but the scottie dogs would have to be the favourite - reminds me of my little creatures :)

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  85. I like them all! Either one would suit me fine.

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  86. Ik vind alle patronen prachtig en een leuke give away

    Djoekie

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  87. Mijn favoriet is het kopje thee!

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  88. My favorite is the beehive wall quilt. Just darling and the colors are perfect. Thanks for the opportunity to enter your wonderful giveaway!

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  89. The beehive, of course, since I am suebee!!!!

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  90. I LOVE them all! I guess I would pick the scottie dogs so I could make a practical gift for my friends and family.

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  91. The Scottie Dogs mug rug is my favorite because my best friend has Scotties.

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  92. Love the bee hive! Caught my attention right away! Thanks for the giveaway.

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  93. The Tea and Cake pattern is my fave! Why? Because I like green or black tea and love cupcakes of almost every kind - especially if they have generous amounts of frosting!

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  94. I love mug rugs...I have been giving my secret pal in Pokeno this year, one each month. I love the Tea and Cake pattern, but they are all so cute. Thanks for being so generous.

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  95. I love the Bee Hive Wall Quilt; it makes me smile! Thanks for the chance to win.

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  96. I love them all and I am struggling to choose between the Scottie dogs and the Tea and Cake one.
    I think that the Scottie dogs is my favourite, I have loved Scotties since I was young and I would love to have this little quilt to hang in my sewing room.

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  97. Yorkiex! My daughter would love it!

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  98. Oh ...I love the tea cup and the cake mug rug pattern. Tanks for the chance to win!!

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  99. I love all three but I could see myself making the tea one for my quilters tea group for Christmas!

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  100. the beehive wall quilt is sooo cute!! thanks for the opportunity

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