Sunday, August 27, 2017

More Prizes for the Perfectly Pleasing Pin Cushion Parade!

There is just one week left before the Perfectly Pleasing Pincushion Parade Linky Party opens!  Is everyone gathering their entries for this year's parade?

I have great news today!  In addition to all the fabulous sponsors I told you about on my last parade post, our friends at Embroidery Library are giving a $10 gift certificate to the first 35 link-ups! Last year we had about 30 linkups so that sounds to me like "Everybody Wins"!

Emboidery Library has oodles of the most awesome machine embroidery patterns anyone could ask for and in all formats.  Click on the link to go check out their website so you can start deciding what to spend your gift on!

And don't forget all our other fantastic sponsors and on THIS LINK to look at last week's post highlighting them all!

Remember if you blog about the parade you will get an extra entry and if you post the parade button you will get another extra entry.....and what the heck....let's give you one more chance by leaving a comment on this post.......

So c'mon.........tell your friends to check out the prizes and plan on showing us your stuff when the linky party opens on Monday!

Sunday, August 20, 2017

Perfectly Pleasing Prizes!

"I cook with wine, sometimes I even add it to the food." -- W. C. Fields

We are only a couple of weeks away from the opening of the Linky Party and the Perfectly Pleasing Pin Cushion Parade, the chance to show off your pincushions, and win some fabulous prizes!

As I promised in my last post, here are some of the exciting prizes awaiting this year's winners.............

We have a gift certificate from the Parade Sponsors worth $25 at Hawthorne Threads........

We have a gift certificate worth $15 compliments of Clint and Judi Madsen at Green Fairy Quilts .............Please click on the link to hop over to their website and check out their fabulous pre-cuts and other goodies!

Our friend, Barb, at Bejeweled Quilts by Barb is giving away the winner's choice of two of her fabulous patterns.  Barb's patterns can be seen on Craftsy and also at her Etsy on the link above to go to her page and see!  She is the table topper queen, if you ask me!  Barb is also an Island Batik Ambassador and is including a charm pack from Island Batik........I'm not sure which stack she has for you but they are all are a few that I found on their Website

The Parade has another designer that has so generously offered to donate two of her patterns to a lucky winner.....Kelli of "Seriously I Think It Needs Stitches" has had her patterns featured in Quiltmaker's 100 blocks series, as well as being a featured designer in the Triangles on a Roll quilt market and festival booth in Houston.........a lucky winner will get her choice of two patterns from Kelli!  Click on the link to go see Kelli!

And the prize list continues.....................

Our Friends at Martingale are providing their 2018 Quilting Calendar to 2 lucky winners!  Click on the link to see everything they have to offer!

For you coffee drinkers we have a $10 Starbucks Gift Card!

And we have some assorted chevron Fat Quarter Packs.....Dots FQ Packs and Christmas FQ Packs....

Irene is giving away a copy of her cookbook entitled,
"Mom How do you boil water?"  It is a cookbook that reaches out to Novice cooks who literally have never cooked before.........All of Irene's children, nieces, nephews have a copy of this wonderful book and have learned how to do much more than boil water!

We also have some various sewing notions and other quilty goodies to give away.......................

So what are you waiting for??? Let your friends know about the Perfectly Pleasing Pin Cushion Parade Link-up..........You can link as many pages as you like but you will get one chance to win per link.........You will get an additional chance for blogging about the party and another for posting the PPPP button to your page...........Linkup opens at midnight on September 4, 2017 and will close at midnight on September 15th.  Winners will be announced on September 16th.

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

The Perfectly Pleasing Pincushion Parade Linky Party is Coming!

"It takes considerable knowledge just to realize the extent of your own ignorance"-Thomas Sowell

It's almost here!  The 3rd annual Perfectly Pleasing Pin Cushion Parade! 

As in prior years we will have fabulous prizes and some wonderful linkups to look at..........The linkup will open on U.S. Labor Day (September 4) and close on September 15 and is open to all.   Winners will be announced on Saturday September 16.

How about it?  Do you have some pin cushions to show us?

More posts between now and September 4th will show you our fabulous prizes!  Spread the word and invite your friends to join us!

I am feeling Perfectly Pleased!!!