Monday, 31 December 2012

Happy New Year everyone and let's have a Giveaway!!

I was awake in the small hours last night.So I had another little think about my blog and a Giveaway.

Just a little way of welcoming 2013 and saying a big Thank You to all my followers.
Your encouragement and support mean a lot to me. I also value being a part of such a creative community that is Blogland.

So please leave a little comment and if you feel like sharing your first project for the New Year I would love to know about it. Then I will choose a winner and send some goodies off to you in the post.What a lovely way to start a brand new,shiny year.

I have just started my rainbow blanket which really is helping me rise above the greyest days ever. I will hold off blogging about it for a few days to give this little Giveaway time to be blessed with lots of lovey comments.

Happy New Year everyone. Love from Linda

16 comments:

  1. I have two more rows of my ripple blanket to do and then I am going to do two more,one for each of my younger granddaughters.I ordered the yarn last night and will show it when it arrives.Good luck with your blanket.There is a photo of mine somewhere on my blog!

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  2. I have just started a very big (well, to me anyway!!) cross stitch project so that is going to keep me out of mischief for a bit (well my husband hopes so anyway so that he can go on the PS3 to play Black Ops 2 without getting nagged at lol!!).

    Will post a pic once I make a bit of decent progress.

    I have also just finished a specific new year project but can say too much more until tomorrow as the recipient is a blogger I am going to visit this evening!

    Have a very Happy New Year, thanks for all your comments this year, much appreciated!

    Helenxx

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  3. Happy New Year to you and yours - hope it's a good one! I look forward to reading more of your posts in 2013!

    Hugs, Estelle xx

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  4. Im going to make a patchwork quilt for my Grandson with his old shirts, his Uncles work shirts and a piece of gingham off my friend. sewing it on the machine in log cabin pattern. Happy new Year to you hunny from Ginny xx

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  5. Happy New Year Linda!
    I'm halfway through making squares for a blanket and sewing wise I've ordered some frames to make coin purses (I've never made any before so wish me luck!)

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  6. hiya, I love a giveaway, happy new year to you and your family
    I've loads of wip but come tomorrow I'm going to start a few hearts for valentines day,good luck with the giveaway

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  7. Oh! I am enjoying this so much. Thinking about the things I will wrap with love and seeing all your lovely comments. Xxx

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  8. I hope you're not loosing too much sleep over this, Linda! I'm thinking I'd like to improve my crochet skills and thought to make a lap blanket from different patterned squares in 2or 3 colours. I have some grey Aran wool which used to be a cardigan of my mum's, and thought I'd combine it with cream and dark red (to match my room.) I'm just hunting for a suitable easy pattern. Suggestions welcome!

    It'll sure be slower than your rate of production!

    Very best wishes to you and your family for 2013.

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  9. Wishing you All the Best for 2013!
    I'm working on several projects at once: CQJP 2013, finishing my Jewel Block, a heart for a special project, finishing knitting a blanket for DS (for Christmas!)(yes, 2012! heheheh)
    Hugs

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  10. A rainbow blanket sounds like a fun project that will definitely make you smile along the way!
    And a giveaway is always a good thing in my books...I'm hoping to soon host my own.

    Let's see here...on my list of things to do.....what project will be the first of the new year?
    I am currently working on a couple of winter scarves for my hubby and son...but I would like to start one for myself and my daughter. Knitting sounds just about right.

    thanks so much for visiting with me today.
    Looking forward to a great new year of blogging.


    ciao bella
    creative carmelina

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  11. I'm going to start my gifts for next Christmas...lol...I found I was short of time this year because I started too late. Was scrambling to get everything done ! So I'm making hats/scarfs/ornaments etc. Happy New Year !!

    Brenda

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  12. Happy New Year...are we nearly back to normal yet? My first project of 2013 is going to be to put right my last project of 2012, a scarf knitted in handspun that has not quite worked out as it should! I am also making 'Angel Pockets'...I keep needing a little break from them though. I love me a Chalky Give Away. xxx

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  13. Happy New Year ....my first and second projects are two knitted leafy blankets,- 3 leaves on one panel - for our twin Grand babies due in March....so excited.

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  14. Thank you all again for taking the time to pop in. This little giveaway has prompted me to get by beading and card making bits and pieces out again. I am loving it. My little pile is growing and I shall love wrapping up the little bundles.

    Janus ... How exciting twin grandchildren. Double the joy!

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  15. Linda, We have 5 Grand-daughters already it would be lovely if at least one was a boy. As long as they are both healthy it won't really matter though xxx

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  16. Thank you for your lovely comment on the crocheted owl purse I made. My first project for 2013 is making a bunch of artist trading cards as I'm part of 2 different swap groups.

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