Monday, February 11, 2013

Day 1 of Hugs and Kisses Blog HOP with Clothworks as our sponsor!

It does not matter if you celebrate VALENTINES  day or not...
I think you would most certainly agree, our world could 
use more hugs and kisses..

So join us will you for a week of embracing
our creators of HUGS AND KISSES anything and everything...

is our cheerleader in residence..
Go to the Hugs and Kisses button, you will see the whole schedule there...
She has so much heart, and besides she insisted on doing this hop...lol
So without further ado....

This HOP filled up in less than 2 hours and we 
accepted only these 50 CREATORS...

They will certainly fill your souls this week with HEART...

Here are todays ladies with plenty of HUGS AND KISSES to share. 

Monday February 11th

OUR top 2 today are no other....

Will you look at all the LOVE that was stitched into this wee pillow...
I can feel it lol

And anyone who has ever purchased "candy hearts"
what we call them in Canada with wee messages
will appreciate this heartfelt table runner.
Don't you just want to join her for some brownies and coffee...
I DO! ( love that cup btw) 

has to go to this lady

 Is this not spectacular....this lady captured it all
our kisses, our roses and our hearts...
Stunning piece...well deserving! 

At the end of the week, all those who were in our top 3 will
be eligible for our top 3 bundles from 

and this is what we will be giving away..

Sue Zipkin is the designer * here is her blog
with her new
HUG ME collection...

I  hugged this collection after I took the photo!
I may have kissed it too...it is just lovely! 


  1. Just peeking in early, excited to see what everyone has created. I'm off to be inspired! hehe.


  2. WOOOOOO HOOOOO, let the fun begin!

  3. Oh it has been a lovely first day of the blog hop with many beautiful kisses and hugs. I am looking forward to the following days. You can´t never get enough of hugs and kisses. LOL

  4. What a lot of love this morning with my 'wake-me-up' coffee! Super first day.

  5. Day 1 and ALREADY a great hop -- my head is filled with (more) projects I'd like to do! Thanks so much. :)

  6. Rosemary B here:
    adorable film below :-)
    Today's choices are my favorites too, but really, what a hard job.... so glad I am not the Grand Picker.
    Happy Monday!

  7. Good morning Samm, I'm off to look at all the lovelies...

  8. Our hearts are filled with LOVE with all the LOVEly creations - these three certainly did stand out for me. Creativity all around. Heartfelt thanks to Clothworks as a wonderful sponsor and thank you for this wonderful opportunity. Judy C in NC

  9. How inspiring! I didn't get in on this one because of computer problems, but I'm inspired to do something anyway. What pretty projects!

  10. Oh....this is going to be a fun hop!!!

  11. Hearts and Red are my favorite. Going to enjoy following this hop!

  12. From the looks of the 3 you picked I can't wait to see them all!! My DSL is so slow I can't get into them yet. I think everyone is out hopping. The fabrics from clothworks are beautiful and would be so nice in my house!gggg Thanks for all you do and I will be checking in later. Hugs

  13. love them all, those lips are just SMACKtastic!!

  14. Oh, The gals are at it again. Great day today.

  15. Thanks, Mdm Samm and Jane, for another fun blog hop. I am really enjoying all the lovely eye candy. Great choices for the top three. The cross stitched pillow and the purple paper pieced heart is sew amazing. The table quilt is sew cute. Sew inspiring. I am also enjoying all the lovely visitors to my blog. Looking forward to all the stops along the way ... XOXOXO ... :) Pat

  16. I really enjoyed visiting all the great blogs today and wonderful choices! Love those fabrics from Clothworks!

  17. I loved todays group, many hearts to see! Our cheerleader has to be #1 in my book.

  18. I KNEW you would choose the LIPS as one of the TOP 3!!
    Gmama Jane

  19. Beautiful top 3's!!! Those lips are amazing!

  20. Luving all the reds and pinks...and all the inspiration and creativity by today's talented ladies. Thanks Mdm Samm and Jane for another great blog hop. Thanks to Clothworks...a super sponsor. Sue Zipkin's 'Hug Me' collection is super sweet..luv it. Have a wonderful day, be sure to take some time to do some stitching, Pauline

  21. If today in any indication of what's to come, we will be in for some more fantastic Hugs & Kisses!

  22. Wow, What a first day! I am in awe of the talent. Thank you for picking me as one of the top 3! So very exciting to with the other very talented ladies. Thank you to Clothworks, I love Sue Zipkin fabrics and this collection does not disappoint. Thank you!

  23. Hi!!! WOW!!! Another sweet hop!!! Great first day!! Very sweet!!! Thank You

  24. What wonderful offerings on this first day of the Hugs & Kisses blog hop! I love all of them and feel you made great choices for the top three. Looking forward to every day!

  25. Great choices for today's top 3! Love, love, love!

  26. So many beautiful projects--I'm definitely feeling the love!

  27. Só posso dizer: EU TE AMO MAIS QUE ONTEM E MENOS QUE AMANHÃ.Beijos.


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