SMS Giveaway!

Monday, December 8, 2014

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| BreannaS  | 2014-12-08 21:57:08 | My favorite crafty site is |


A big thank you for everyone who played along and supported us crafters out there:D


Hello old and new!

My, my, it has been a long while since I had a chance to participate in Sew Mama Sew‘s mega-awesome giveaway day (which is now actually a week!).


Here’s what you can win: a handmade book cover for a standard U.S. mass market paperback book (which is not the same as a larger trade paperback book, and might even vary between countries for all I know).

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This particular cover is shown with a 560 page book, for what it’s worth, but I pretty much use these book covers on all my novels without issue, and the page count varies quite a lot!


It has a bird print cotton fabric, with a snazzy brown fabric  (I am no fabric expert and it was gifted to me), and a sweet little green ribbon. The bookmark is a yellow ribbon sporting a found bauble (a big red bead). The inner lining is a brown, green, and blue polka-dot print on cotton, and the cover is double-lined with a medium weight interfacing to give it a nice sturdy feel as it hugs your favorite book.


This giveaway is open to anyone in the whole world until Friday 12/12/14 at midnight CST (GMT -6)! To enter, simply leave a single comment and share your favorite crafty website (and yes, it could be your own! Be proud, yo!). Make sure to also include a way to contact you. Follow these two rules and you’re in. Winners will be chosen randomly and contacted by Sunday 12/14/14 and the cover will ship out by Tuesday 12/16/14.

Good luck everyone 😀


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  1. Kay

    Thank you for faun giveaway. There are lots of crafty blogs that I like but my favourite is Flying Blind on a Rocket Cycle which is an English sewing blog. x

  2. bekki

    I like very berry handmade. She sells small pieces of liberty and has fun crafty things on the blog.

  3. Alexis

    Ravelry is just the best.

  4. Leo

    ohh that’s hard … some are better for eye-candy some are more what I do … but I really like Bonnie Hunter’s blog for her yearly Christmas Mystery

  5. Alli

    My favorite crafty website is ikatbag! 🙂

  6. Ariadne

    I always have a book in my hands. I read in English so usually that’s a standard size book I hve. I love my blog definitely but for a craft blog I would suggest
    as she makes lovely easy felt ornaments.

  7. jonquil

    My fave is

  8. Danijela

    Lovely giveaway,thank you for the chance to win it.Attic 24 and all crochet blogs,Sew can she also. Have a great week.

  9. Kate


  10. Christine

    The crafty quilter!

  11. ikkinlala

    My favourite by far is Ravelry – I wish there was an equivalent for other crafts.

  12. karen

    CraftGossip of course.

  13. hueisei

    My favorite website is Quiltville 🙂

  14. Kathy E.

    Why have I never thought about having a book cover like this? I really need one as I always keep a book with me wherever I go. I’m tired of the covers getting dog-eared and torn! One of my favorite crafty sites is Crazy Little Projects.

  15. deborah b.

    this is darling!!!

    my favorite crafty web site has been sewmamasew for some time now. the handmade holidays can’t be beat! thank you for the chance to win & happy holidays.

  16. BreannaS

    My favorite crafty site is

  17. Nicole

    I love the idea of making a book cover for paperbacks. Would definitely help them stay in better condition! Your cover is so cute. Favorite crafty website is Ravelry for crochet projects and Dollar Store Crafts for fun crafty ideas to do with the kids.

  18. OzKnitter

    I’d love to win this, my current cover is literally falling to pieces! or would have to be my favourite crafty websites.

  19. Kelly O.

    I love the crafty crow blog because of all the great kids crafts!! Merry Christmas!

  20. Beth

    My favorite is sew4home – always find something useful there

  21. Jordan Slice

    My favorite crafty website is: – Addie actually lives in my city and we recently met. She’s just as nice as I’d imagined! Her craft tutorials are super easy to follow and she’s a brilliant pattern designer!

  22. Gill

    I have to say !!

  23. Crystal Wall

    Its my own because I am proud of my new crochet skills! I love to read, this is perfect for me. I love it, I follow you too. Ty! Happy Holidays!
    lol, I fogot 😉

  24. Kathy h

    My favorite is sew for home.

  25. Michelle Smith

    My favorite crafty website to follow is

    detroitgirl77 AT gmail DOT com

  26. Debra Kay Neiman

    Merry Christmas from Oklahoma, USA! is on the top of a long list. crystalbluern at onlineok dot com

  27. T Bosch

  28. kristen

    I like Craftsy! What a great idea to make this book cover and add the book mark!

  29. Jocelyn

    My favorite site is Missouri Star Quilt Company. Thanks for a great giveaway!

  30. Stephanie D

    I love the Missouri Star Quilt Co youtube channel!

  31. Sarah

    I really like Audrey’s blog, Quilty Folk, and Karen’s blog, Quilts, etc.

  32. Nicole Sender

    I like Ravelry for ideas and inspiration!

  33. marjolein

    I love She has loads of free patterns for kids clothes sewing. It’s in german though…

  34. Melissa

    I like Craftsy best

  35. Holli G.

    I use pinterest for all my crafts. It’s where I get inspiration and learn how to do things.

  36. Emme
    the best

  37. Anita L

    Sew Mama Sew! 🙂 Thank you for the cute giveaway.

  38. Southern Gal

    Craftsy is a favorite crafting blog.

  39. Brenda


  40. Charlotte L

    I like sew mama sew, mary emmens and in color order. Thanks.

  41. Pauline

    I love Sew Mama Sew – and not just because of the amazing giveaway days but because there are fantastic things to make with great instructions. Thanks

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