Tuesday, October 2, 2012

FQBH Winners!!

Quilting for a Cause

Sorry I didn't announce the winners yesterday, I was still waiting on some judging... but the votes are IN! :) Before I get to the good stuff, I just want to say THANK YOU to everyone who participated in the blog hop! This was my first blog hop and I had SO much fun! I really appreciate all the nice comments and feedback that I've already received about it. It makes me giddy inside to know that others enjoyed this as well! If you have any comments, feedback or advice on how I could run a better blog hop if I do another one, ever. I would LOVE to hear what you have to say!! Be honest! and Thanks! :)

Judges Picks:

Ok, So I wasn't sure how to divvy up the judges top picks, so I just randomly picked prizes to go with their top votes.

First up:

$40 Gift Card to Sew Fresh Fabrics
Generous Contributors!

goes to Lee's pick, of Freshly Pieced:

this *awesome* pillow by Whitney of The Peacock Tree.

Next up:

One Gift Card to Fabric.com
Free Shipping on orders $35+

goes to: Faith's top pick, of Fresh Lemons Quilts

Wall art by Markia of Live, Laugh, Love... Sew


$25 Gift Card to Fresh Squeezed Fabrics

goes to Megan's top pick, of Canoe Ridge Creations:

Friendship Bag by Jane of Buzzmills

Congrats ladies on some beautiful projects!! :) And thanks Lee, Faith and Megan for helping out!!

Now for the rest of the prizes!!

Westwood Acres
a layer cake OR jelly roll of 
Amy Butler's Lark collection
goes to:

9. Juliet of Tartankiwi

Fat Quarter shop is giving away 3 prizes:

the layer cake of Simply Color by V and Co.
goes to:

3. Friendship Hexie Pouch by Samantha of Making Life Prettier

charm pack of Metropolitan Fair by Barbara Brackman
goes to:
16. Dana @ Water Penny
 Friendship bracelet quilt
charm pack of Tapestry by Fig Tree Quilts 
goes to:
 17. Danielle Hudson of Fresh Off the Spool
Pink Chalk Fabrics 
3 - $20 Gift Cards to Pink Chalk Fabrics go to:
6. Friendship iPad Bean Bag by Kristin at Pritty Tings

 check out ET! Awesome!

 I can't share the photo, so be sure to click on the link and check out her beautiful quilt if you haven't already!
The other 2 - $20 Gift Cards are for the 80's photos! Thanks for digging up your old photos and sharing them with us! I had a blast remember things I'd forgotten from my younger years!

Ok, the winners are:

3. Taryn
I have to say, this popples shirt is awesome! I actually still have my sister's and my popples from when we were little! My kids love them. :)

 Congrats to all the winners! And a HUGE thanks to the wonderful sponsors for this event!! I hope you will stop by their wonderful shops and give them some support!! :)

If you continue to make Friendship Quilts in the future, I would still love to see them! You can share them in the from blank pages... flickr group! :)

*** If I have your email I will email you as well as pass it along to the different sponsors so they can contact you about your prizes. If I don't have your email, I will wait until I hear back from you, so either leave a comment, or send me an email at fromblankpages@gmail.com.



  1. REALLY ?? I won ? Wow !!

    Thanks for making all of this possible, it was so much fun :) And congratulations to all the winners !

  2. ooo, yay!!! what fun!!! thanks! :) i had a ton of fun making this bag ( i still need to make myself one!) ... bailjane(at)hotmail(dot)com

  3. Yay!!! I'm soooo excited!! Thank you for hosting the FQBH!!! I'm pretty sure my email is in my profile but here it is just in case!

    Jaytensen at gmail dot com

  4. Congrats to the winners they are so awesome!!!

  5. Thanks. I love Pink Chalk Fabrics!

    My email is:
    yellowsmoke1010 at hotmail dot com

  6. Wow! This is so very, very exciting. I'm over the moon and so grateful to the judges and Diane for hosting such a wonderful blog hop and contest. What a thrill! All of the entries were incredible. Thanks for letting me join in the fun.

  7. Yay! Thank you so much! I wish I still had my Popples...I am pretty sure my mom sold them off in a garage sale without my permission :D!

    Can't remember if my email address was included with my pic, but here it is just in case : pixelstopatchwork (at) gmail (dot) com

  8. Congratulations to the winners!

    And thanks Diane for hosting such a fun blog hop!

  9. Thank you so much!
    And thanks for hosting such a fun hop, it was lots of fun!


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