Monday, February 4, 2013

News UPDATE....and winner announcement from Dare to Dresden...

Thank goodness for some down time between hops..
WE have to give you some time to get ready---right?

And the truth of the matter, I also need time to get
everything organized for our future hops too...
And we will have 2 more to chat abou  very soon..
Sooooo keep your eyes out for them...
hint on the bottom...

WE are FULL! 

She will be cheering us on....
We all will be pouring our hearts into this one...

WE are FULL!'

Marlene from stitchin by the lake will be cheering us on 
It's all about ME....but it is really about YOU
and Amy Bradley who provided us with a terrific pattern...

WE are FULL!

Jane from Janes Fabrics and Quilts is cheering us on for this one too..
How did that happen? WElllllllll we had planned this one 
since last fall...The Hugs and Kisses was a fill in...
So she was ready with her pompoms and I said YES....
Everyone has 8 patterns to choose from and as long as they do at least
one of them, they can certainly show something they created..
Remember Mary Corbett from Threads and Needles for some wonderful tutorials...

Almost FULL...

Carol from just let me quilt is cheering us on for this one...all you need to do is make
something out of some Nancy Drew is in the Quilt shops now...Connect
with Carol if you want to be can make anything at all, big, small come
one come all lol

OUR Next BLOG HOPS will be announced within the next week are for APRIL:

one will be
April Showers 
Shake your Pom Poms..
( what could these possibly be about?)

Ohhhh and winners of our Dare to Dresden blog hop 
  3 winners will win these bundles.

#1 for overall participation
Not sure her name but she did let everyone
know she won, when she did we had not chosen
the RG names and numbers... lol
she is from
Her name is Martha....and she was the lady who made the black stool with
the dresden on it..?
( I think she best go and buy a lottery ticket wink) 

#2  for being in the top 3 per day
Lana, oh yes she is the one who did the bunny! 

#3 for leaving comments and being a great cheerleader

The person who won my $20.oo gift certificate
to go shopping at Janes is....

Mara in Greece!

A big thanks to Windham Fabrics for being
a great sponsor, they will be making another
appearance soon...
and to all of YOU who made this a success.
Christine, our resident cheerleader, 
and all those who cheered everyone on...

see you soon


  1. Thank you so much Madame Samm, a lovely giveaway and another awesome hop. I totally laughed when I saw the blog post from Martha, I am glad that she actually did win, because she was so happy about it, and the stool was a great idea, I love it when people think outside of the box for fabric.

  2. Whooooo HOOOOOOOO! Can you hear me from Texas???? I am so excited and love that little Miss Cotton's made the winner's circle...So much fun ladies! Thank you for all the hard work and for all the cheerleading!

  3. Congratulations!!!!!!!!!!!! Was a fantastic hop

  4. Parabéns a todos!!!!Eu amei ler,ver,aplaudir,comentar.Beijos e Bençãos.

  5. Way to go winners! Great hop and looking forward to the next ones.

  6. I was totally delighted when I saw that stool! And Martha should be very proud of it cause it rocks!... Well, the stool doesn't rock per-say... but it does ROCK! ha! :) ( I am such a comedian.. lol )

    Congratulations to all of the winners and to everyone who took part!

  7. This was the best hop ever...wait, I think we've heard that for every hop so far. was an amazing hop! Congrats to those who won! Looking forward to more hops and more inspiration/motivation. :O)

  8. Congratulations winners! It was a wonderful and inspirational hop. I'm ready to make dresdens now!

  9. Congratulations to the winners and thank you to our lovely hosts and sponsors!

  10. Congratulations Ladies!!!
    And once again thank You for the fantastic play, Madame Samm:)

  11. Rosemary B here:
    Happy Monday!
    Congratulations to these lucky ladies! Well deserved prizes for each of them!

  12. Congratulations to all the winners. Wonderful projects. Thanks to Samm , Christine, and sponsors.

  13. Congratulations to the winners!! If a hop is full, can you still get the pattern? I was interested in the "It's all about me" pattern.

  14. Congratulations winners! Thank you Madame Samm, Christine for all your hard work. Sponsors thank you for the added fun! I hope to get into "April Showers". I had a great time ladies!

  15. I had a fabulou time on this hop! Once again thanks to Madame Samm and Christine for all their hard work and the sponsors. Can't wait until next week!

  16. Congratulations to all the winners - this was such a fun hop wasnt it - so much inspiration!

  17. Congrats to all the winners!!! Talk about a fun hop!!! I know the upcoming hops will be amazing too!!! April Showers!! Pom Poms!!! Can't wait!!! I will be sitting on the edge of my chair waiting to hear more about them!!! Exciting!!!! Yes!!!

  18. Congratulations to all who won and thanks to everyone who participated too. It was a fun hop. Looking forward to those 2 new ones that are in April.

  19. Congratulations to all of the winners! And a great big thank you, to Madame, her cheerleaders, and the marvelous sponsors!

  20. Is your Nancy Drew hop full? I would so like to join.


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