Wednesday, December 31, 2014

CHRISTMAS EVE PROJECT - GIVEAWAY of EIGHT FAT QUARTERS OF lA BAMBA FROM ISLAND BATIK

THE WINNER OF THIS GIVEAWAY IS KAHOLLY......KAHOLLY.......COME ON DOWN!!!

Trust me it truly was not easy cutting up these fabrics....sob sob...

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Today I got up to my husband doing dishes.  He even made lunch.  So I have the whole day to sew.


Sew........I am using this Omnigrip  3 1/2" square ruler


To square up these squares



Using these awesome fabrics!!!  I just love these Island Batik fabrics  called La Bamba.  I am working on a project for the Island Batik Sock Hop Blog Hop starting Jan. 12.  My day is January 14th.  I do hope you join us then.


So in the mean time, I am going to giveaway eight fat quarters of this amazing fabric.  Don't think this will be an easy task for me to do.  I just love these fabrics and I am crying inside on choosing to give some away.

So....Merry Christmas to all of you.  Let's say Dec. 30th will be the end of this giveaway.  Just leave a comment!

Oh, before I forget......This is all that is left of the carmel bars I made yesterday....now you know they truly are the family favorite....you can find the recipe below or here:



THIS GIVEAWAY IS CLOSED

49 comments:

Terry said...

I'm collecting batiks for a batik quilt, which is hard since I'm on a fabric diet! I'd love a chance to win these. Thanks, and Merry Christmas! :0)

Gill said...

I love the greens!!
Merry Christmas!

Jean said...

These are so gorgeous! I love batiks of all shapes, and colors too. Merry Christmas!

Debi said...

Love these fabrics.

Deb said...

I love batiks and of course one can't have too many. Thanks for the chance to win some.

Missy Shay said...

What a sweet husband! That fabric is gorgeous, thank you for your generosity!
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SewCalGal said...

Merry Christmas. Cheerful batiks. I look forward to seeing what you create with them. Your yummy treats would have been gone yesterday, had I been with you. :)

SewCalGal
www.sewcalgal.blogspot.com

Dayna said...

Batiks are one of my downfalls. That and polka dots. Merry Christmas!

evelyn said...

Merry Christmas. Yep, that fabric looks too yummy to part with. Speaking of yummy- who unwraps all those caramels for your recipe? I would have to buy double-LOL

Debbie said...

Happy holidays, Barb, to you and your family! I have several Island Batiks fabrics and they are beautiful. These would be great to add to my collection.

Cecilia said...

Merry Christmas! That was sweet of your husband. :-). I love the vibrant colors, especially the orange! Thank you for the chance to win this bundle.

teachpany said...

These are gorgeous, and the caramel bars look wonderful! I can't wait for the hop in January!

tpott said...

I've been collecting Batik fabrics for a while so that I have a variety of colors and designs, this would be a wonderful addition. Thank you for offering to part with some. I hope you and your family have a blessed holiday. ;-> Toni Anne

Terri in BC said...

Very pretty colours! Wishing you and yours a very Merry Christmas!

Kathy MacKie said...

I can see your dilemma, such pretty fabric so thanks for thinking of us.

Kristy said...

I agree, they are gorgeous fabrics! Looking forward to seeing your project. I see those carmel things must have been tasty! :-) Merry Christmas. K-

Sherry said...

Oooh batiks. How beautiful.

Quiltdivajulie said...

Merry Christmas, Barb -fun giveaway!!

dortha said...

I think those are very pretty. No wonder you are having a hard time with giving some away.

Gene Black said...

You know that I LOVE batiks. So of course I have to enter. Merry Christmas to you and yours.

swooze said...

Yummy batiks! You are so generous.

Margaret said...

Those are beautiful batiks. I would love to have them. Thanks for sharing and have a Merry Christmas

Carol- Beads and Birds said...

Thanks for the recipe and a chance at those most b-u-e-t-e-e-ful batiks!!
Merry Christmas.

Scrappy quilter said...

Wonderful giveaway. Merry Christmas.

LeAnne said...

I love just about anything batik, and these are gorgeous. Merry Christmas.

Lin's Quilts said...

Oh, I love love love batiks. Thanks for the chance to win.
Merry Christmas to you and yours. Here's hoping for an even better 2015!

suemac said...

Oh my gosh. Love the oranges. Merry Christmas to you and your family.

Aileen Lenzi said...

Oh those would be a wonderful present for my December 26th birthday.I would use them to make a baby blanket for our miracle grand baby, she was born at 27 weeks and is truly the Lord's Christmas gift to us. We are very blessed.

Shebandowan said...

I love batiks. The colours are beautiful. Thanks for the chance to win this fabric. Merry Christmas!!

Janet

Patty said...

The batiks are all so pretty And the caramel bars must have been great too.

Mystica said...

Merry Christmas. Thanks for sharing

Cindy Dahlgren said...

I am collecting bright batiks like this to make myself a bed quilt. I'm also on a fabric diet so it may take a while, but I decided to sew as I go. It'll take quite a while to make a bed quilt anyhow. Merry Christmas! cdahlgren at live dot com

BillieBee (billiemick) said...

Thanks for the chance Barb. Hope you had a wonderful Christmas.

Dale said...

Love, love, love the bright colors!! They are OUTSTANDING!! Hope you had a great Christmas. My husband would like me to make your carnel bars :)

Bonnie58 said...

Gorgeous colours. Thanks so much for sharing. Have a wonderful Christmas

Stephanie said...

Love Batiks and have a quilt, in mind! Thanks for the opportunity! qltdiva1@fuse.net

Carla Shiver said...

I love these colors. They're so beautiful.Thank for having the giveaway. :)

KaHolly said...

He's a keeper!! Hope you had a nice Christmas. Thank you for this wonderful and generous give-away.

West Michigan Quilter said...

Looks your Christmas Eve Day was fun...eating and sewing and husband doing the dishes! What a great day. Hope your Christmas was just as wonderful. Happy New Year too!

Margaret said...

I love batiks. I have made two over nite bags, several purses and three queen sized quilts using batiks.

Rosalind Gutierrez said...

Looking forward to your Island batik quilt on the blog hop.

Sheila Ivany said...

My quilting buddy has me hooked on batiks. One can never have enough. Thank you for a chance to win. Merry Christmas.

Patty D from NC said...

hoping to start a quilt for a neighbor with batiks. Lovely colors.

Barb said...

Love batiks--can believe it would be hard to give some away!

Carol W said...

What great batiks!

barbara woods said...

Would love to win those, thanks Barb

Regina Marie said...

I know how hard it is to part with any fabric! Thanks for sharing!

Jake said...

Wow! Thank you for offering to share such lovelies.

quiltmom said...

Nothing like batiks- love to use them in my quilts. This looks like a very fun group of fabrics. Thanks for the chance to win such funky fabrics.
Regards from Alberta,
Anna