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Sunday, 14 December 2014

One Year Bloggy Birthday Giveaway

Wow! One whole year has passed since I wrote my first blog entry. Amazing how time seems to flow quickly when you're having fun :)

These blog posts wouldn't be as much fun without the help of my husband, comments from all of you and the people who let me take their picture ;) Thank you from the bottom of my heart. It definitely brightens my days when I get a comment from a reader :)

This blog has been many firsts for me.

#1 - Actually writing a blog about something.
#2 - The amount of people that I've met along the way by blogging is incredible. Whether it be by people commenting on my blog or by me reading other people's blog.
#3 - I feel a certain kinship with the other quilty bloggers out there. A mutual understanding of happiness, frustrations, and the joy of finishing a project.

I also want to thank all the quilty bloggers out there. I've learned so much from other people's blogs that I don't know if I would have found out about those things on my own. WonderClips are a very good friend. Thanks Jenn @ A Quarter Inch From The Edge. Or learning about the fantastic places to buy fabric in Maine through Anja @ Anja Quilts. Thanks Anja :) Feeling motivation through Adrienne @ Chezzetcook Modern Quilts by participating in the Library Project. Thank you Adrienne for hosting it. And I cannot forget about all the beautiful Free Motion Quilting done by Linda @ Scrapmaster. I could go on forever about all the bloggers that I've come across over the year but this post would never end.

Thank you to all the bloggers that I have met and the future ones I will meet for all the laughs, lessons and quilty love we all share. I know I'm being a bit sappy but quilting and friendships mean a lot to me :)

So with that, I'll move on to the giveaway. So up for grabs is this Christmas Charm Pack.

This is a Charm Pack I picked up last year from the Stuff Your Stocking event by Sew Sisters. I can't wait to see what the lucky winner will make with it :)

So all you have to do is comment on this post to be in the draw. The random generator app will pick a winner. This contest is open to anyone in Canada and the United States. The winner will be announced on Christmas Eve. Some lucky winner will get an early Christmas present :)

If you are a no-reply blogger, please enter your email address in your comment. Otherwise I'll have no choice but to pick someone else if I cannot contact you.

Thank you again for making this year a great one :)



  1. I love reading your blog and checking out your amazing projects!

  2. Congratulations on one year of blogging! It is such a pleasure to read your blog and see what you are up to. Your enthusiasm and love of quilting comes through loud and clear. Quilting and friendship means a lot to me too so we definitely share that.
    Hopefully we will get to meet in real life in 2015. Merry Christmas!

  3. Happy Blogaversary!! It IS a wonderful adventure, isn't it? Being a quilting blogger has kept me motivated and inspired. I'm with Linda! Can't wait to meet you in person next summer!!

  4. Congratulations! It's been great getting to know you and see all the projects you are working on. There's so much love and support in blog-world and at guild meetings. Hopefully, we'll be able to see more of you at Sew Ins in 2015.

  5. Thanks for the shout out, Julia! I am pleased to have shared the Wonderclip love with you... now to turn you into a Kona addict! :) Happy blogo-versary! Here's to many more posts!

  6. Congratulations on your one year anniversary! I"m glad you joined the guild, looking forward to seeing your projects in real life at our meetings as well as photos on here!

  7. Oh Happy Blog Birthday! It has been to get to know you this last year, I am looking forward to many more!

  8. Happy Blog Anniversary. Nice blog you have created.

  9. Congratulations on one year!!!

  10. Happy Blogiversary, Julia!!! Being a part of this wonderful community of quilters is such a special thing. So glad to have you with us! Looking forward to the new year and all of the exciting possibilities!

  11. Congrats and happy blogiversary!!!!! It is such a great community and I know I learn so much from my fellow bloggers.

  12. Happy Blog Birthday! ♪♫♪♫

  13. Congratulations on your first blogiversary!