Monday, November 3, 2014

"Countdown To The Holidays" - November 3, 2014 Edition


Good morning! It is a beautiful morning here in the northeast. The temperatures have dropped and it is certainly a great time to cuddle under the quilts this time of the year.


We continue our "Countdown To The Holidays" event this week. First we have two winners to announce. The first winner is Beth T. from the October 20th Edition of the event and the second winner is Lisa Hill from the October 23rd Edition of "Countdown To The Holidays."

This week we are giving away a fabulous bundle of "Flannel Essentials 8" by The Buggy Barn. This soft flannel bundle includes some of the prints from the collection along with a panel.


Make sure you get your entries in through this widget below. This flannel bundle is so soft and cuddly. What would you make with it?

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For inspiring projects, check out the free pattern downloads that include the following projects for this collection. All free downloads are located on the Henry Glass website.




Good luck!

-HG

99 comments:

Vroomans' Quilts said...

Valeri Wells little wallets (with gift card) for the ladies and microwave bowl potholders (with snack bowl/snack) for the men.

Jacque said...

Scrumptious flannels! My go-to gift is usually a pillowcase or mugrug, wrapped around a jar of my homemade grape jelly! Thanks for the chance to win!

Jessica said...

I am going to make gifts in mason jars. I think cookie mixes, candles, and some others will be at the top of my list.

WoolenSails said...

Love the new fabric and love flannel, perfect for a warm winter quilt.

Debbie

WoolenSails said...

I should have read the comment question first, oops.
My go to gift is punch needle ornaments and pillows.

Debbie

Lisa Marie said...

I'm making lots of lap quilts to give as Christmas gifts. I've been working on them all year.

Cherise Towrr said...

My go to gift this year is Christmas stockings! If I won that fat quarter set I'd have to make a quilt for my grandpa with it. He's 90 yrs old and is cold all the time, poor guy!

Cheryl said...

I like to make goody bags or lined baskets and fill with home baked goodies.

Martina said...

This year I am making drawstring bags filled with some goodies. Wonderful fabrics!!!

Diane H said...

My go-to gift has to be tablerunners.
They whip up fast and are fun to give.

Apple Avenue Quilts said...

I would make a cozy lap quilt to keep me warm this winter.

Linda said...

HELLO,it will be Table Toppers>one 48"and 2 other smaller!Thanks for a great giveaway!

msstitcher1214@gmail.com

Anonymous said...

I'm making decorative wine bags this year.
Linda
sugar_lin2@hotmail.com

JoyceLM said...

I plan to make some microwave bowl hot pads as quick Christmas gifts this year, adding a bowl & some home-made goodies. Thanks.

Chookyblue...... said...

this range is gorgeous...........I would love to make a medallion style quilt for my own bed.......great idea having the printed section........

barbara woods said...

pot holders and table runners Thanks

JANET said...

Nice looking fabrics! Can't wait to see them in real time.

patricia said...

You've got quite a cache of designers. Fun work!

Crickets Corner said...

Such pretty fabrics. I am making pj's and pillowcases this year.

SeeAmySew- Amy Caldwell said...

Making potholders and table runners this year. Running outta time fast though... Helllpppp!!!! lol

Vicky said...

I'm making napkins from assorted batiks using the 9 minute napkin tutorial.

Stacy Lindblom said...

I would make the dark print wall hanging. It's beautiful!

Sunnybec said...

Table runners and little wall hangings, quick and easy to do.

Denise Cabral said...

Pretty mix of colors.

barbie said...

Mug rugs are my go to gift!

Leeanne said...

L*O*V*E!!!!!

delaineelliott said...

My go to gift this year has been flannel rag quilts. Thsnks!

Please click on the delaineelliott above for my email link.

Brenda said...

Table runners are going to be my go to gift this year.

Joanna said...

I think my go to gift this year will be baby blankets. I've learned of a company near me in need of blankets and children's clothing, so I hope to get some blankets put together for them.

MoeWest said...

Pillowcases and table runners.

Margaret said...

I am going to make some bags, some kitchen things and of course some quilts which I am working on now

Mary Ann said...

Pillowcases......put their gifts in the pillowcases!

Janie said...

Quillows are my go to gifts to give. The bundle is lovely thanks for the chance.

janie.mccombs@yahoo.com

Janie said...

Quillows are my gifts to give. The fabric is lovely. Thanks for the chance.

janie.mccombs@yahoo.com

Paula said...

I usually plan Wallhangings.

Barb N said...

I really like that Essentials 8 pattern - that's how I'd use up these soft flannels. Gifts this Christmas are quilted baskets.

Kathy H said...

I make a lot of pillowcases as gifts.

OhioLori said...

Go to gifts are usually Pillows, Trimmed dish towels w/crocheted dishcloths, Potholders, Mug Rugs & I always make new Jamma's for Kiddo's & now Grankiddo's too! :)

Karen said...

I have seen so many cute pot holders online. I think I will be making lots of those for gifts.

Sheila said...

Table toppers and runners are a favorite .

Linda said...

Gift card holders. It's all they want.

Tabitha Keener said...

This year my go to gifts are pillows, pot holders, make-up bags, and a few small quilts. I love this fabric, thanks for a chance to win!

tdkcarpenoctem@hotmail.com

Carrie P. said...

Pillows are my go to gift for Christmas.

Cecilia said...

Table runners and pillows. Thanks for the giveaway.

Joan said...

My go to gift is mug rugs. Thanks for the chance to win.

Jeanne Gwin said...

this year it is all about quilts, quits for the beds, the couch, the easy chair, the car, quilts and more quilts. And then there is the homemade fudges and divinity. Oh yum. Thanks.

Pat V. said...

I don't have a stitchy go to gift. It's usually a box of delicious chocolate.

Jeanne Gwin said...

this year it is all about quilts, quits for the beds, the couch, the easy chair, the car, quilts and more quilts. And then there is the homemade fudges and divinity. Oh Yum, ready to start making it but would eat it all and have to re-do!

Anonymous said...

Would love to make a lap quilt and a runner out of this collection.

Donna K. from N. Texas said...

I would love to make myself a new lap quilt with this fabric.

Vicki H said...

This year I am making zipper pouches for the girls in the family.

PK Sews said...

Cosmetic pouches are my go-to gift. Thanks for the chance to win this gorgeous flannel!

VickiT said...

I've been thinking of making all the grandkids small floor quilts and a travel pillow. Not sure yet though. I generally don't have a 'go to' gift to give as I like making something different from everyone on my gift list.

Kay said...

Beautiful flannels that would be so fun to work with now that it's getting cold.

Kris said...

Potholders/ dish towels

Angelia Lanouette said...

If I have time I want to make some mug rugs, pouches and an Ipad pillow. Thank you!

Renea said...

I have been making 'snap" bags. Also, large market bags. Thanks for the great giveaway.

Juels said...

My go to gift is a pair of knitted wool socks. Never fails to get a big welcome!

GranChris said...

Everyone has Ipads now so it will be Ipad covers for my easy go to gift.

Christine M said...

This Christmas I have been making lots of ornaments. I've also seem to have been making quite a few table runners!

Béa said...

Table runners and lap quilts. Beautiful collection.

Arianna M. said...

My go-to gift is a teapot-shaped tea trivet with cup-shaped coasters. (Tutorial here: http://hello-refabulous.blogspot.com/2012/12/diy-teapot-trivet-and-coasters-tutorial.html) I also knit a lot of hats and scarves.

Barbara on the Eastern Shore said...

Quilts this year

Gill said...

I'm making aprons for all my sisters!

Anonymous said...

I would love to make a lap quilt for my 85 year old father. Flannels would keep him warm!

allison pogany said...

My go-to gift is quilts- until I run out of time, and then it is throw pillows!
allisonpogany@gmail.com

Denise Mitchell said...

I am making microwave bowls,plastic bag holders, potholders.

Quilting Tangent said...

Bake goods. 24Tangents@gmail.com

Sherry VF said...

I am making a bunch of zippered pouches as gifts this year. I'm piecing some of my favorite fabrics to make them look scrappy. svonfumetti at yahoo dot com

Donna W said...

My go-to gift this year are table toppers. I take a monthly class and these are going to be gifts.

Debbie Rogowski said...

I think some bowl potholder thingys, but I'm checking out everyone elses ideas now too. oh oh I just ordered a slipper pattern that would be fun in that purple houndstooth.

Kim said...

Zip pouches for the ladies and pillowcases for the guys.

Jan said...

I usually make bags every year. Lovely fabrics. Thanks so much for the giveaway.

lynn said...

I like to give tablerunners as gifts -- they are quick to piece and machine quilt. Thank you for this opportunity. The fabric is beautiful!

Anonymous said...

Not sure how I would use the material...the colors are very rich would have to see them in person to actually figure out what I would do with them

Veronika said...

Infinity scarves!!

MomHylle said...

I'm making embroidered personalized stockings with targeted goodies inside (tea or cocoa mix or coffee or bath salts, etc).

Kristy said...

STOCKINGS!!!! Making new ones for all the family! :)

Karen in Breezy Point said...

Yummy fabrics! I plan to make microwave bowl holders this year.

Andrea York said...

I like to make simple lap quilts and also holiday placemats.

RobinRiley said...

I would make a quilt and some pillow cases with these beautiful fabrics.

Elaine said...

Pot Holders or Place Mats would be my to to gift. Just love those soft cuddly flannels!

Diane Beavers said...

Making coffee sleeves/cozies for 22 plus acquaintances/co workers,
table toppers/mats/runners for my home, 3 tree skirts. Yes I've started on 'em:)

Reba said...

I love my flannel rag quilt!! I would make another!!

Reba said...

Make a rag quilt

Kathy E. said...

I am making several extra table runners for impromptu gifts that can be used any day of the year. Who doesn't love a new table runner?

john hutchens said...

placemats and napkins are my go to gift

MamaLovesFabric said...

We like to make candy and cookies for family and friends.

Dawn said...

Phone and tablet covers.

Lisnaweary Quilts said...

I love flannels! my go to gift is a cushion cover - doesn't take too long to make!

MarianneD said...

I just love the colours and the soft flannel...I'll make a little quilt for my granddaughter that will be born in january....;-)

pippirose said...

Mugrugs are my go-to gifts.

Emily C said...

I usually make stockings and ornaments.

Lee said...

I am making everyday dinner napkins! thank you!

Charlotte Sparks said...

I'm making mug rugs and ornaments. I 'm just finishing a flannel quilt. I love working with flannel.

Sarah said...

Well... that depends. For the men, baked goods. For families, placemats, table runners, etc. For teachers coaster sets, for kids either shark pencil cases or doll clothes.

RoseAndCons said...

I'm going to make hand sewn felt ornaments!

roseharries_06@hotmail.com

JD said...

My go to gift is handmade ornaments of all kinds.

Lisa Dolcini said...

Pillowcases!