Tuesday, November 09, 2010

where'd the Red Rose Farm go?

It went with me. To Houston...but now it's back and so am I. Well, sort of. Market was wonderful, as I'm sure you already know since most people have managed to post about it already...I'm still editing photos and trying to get things back to normal. I consider myself lucky--the house is still standing, and as far as I can tell, nothing was broken.

So what's all this that I'm showing today? Pam and I were so lucky (again) to have wonderful neighbors across the aisle. That definitely helps when you're in a booth for three straight days! We got to know Carolee and her beautiful daughters--they've started a new fabric company, but if their designs look familiar it's because they've been in the scrapbooking industry for many years. Carolee gave me this piece of canvas--can't wait to play with it. Their fabrics are fresh and bright--you'll want to be looking for them.

What's that on top? Oh, no big deal...really...just what I think is the best issue of "The Quilt Life" ever. The fact that my house is featured? And a new quilt design? Purely a coincidence.

It just so happens that I've been given an extra copy of the magazine. So you know what that means. Leave a comment and on Friday I'll send it on its way. Carolee also gave me a copy of one of her pattern books so I'll throw that in as well.

Hopefully you're already subscribing to "The Quilt Life" but if not, it's available at many independent quilt shops or at Barnes&Noble.

I need to get back to shoveling a path to my studio...


Blogger Happy Cottage Quilter said...

I've not seen the Quilt Life magazine yet. Glad that your girls made it back safely, although Pam apparently has some scars to show for it :-)

7:56 AM  
Blogger Carolyn said...

I did pick up the last issue, but haven't gotten the new one yet. It's a great magazine...so much wonderful content!

7:58 AM  
Blogger Cathy said...

I'm intrigued by your quilt design already even though you showed us just a glimpse. I love bells!

8:15 AM  
Blogger Gaertegang said...

Ohhh I haven't seen the issue....Thanks for the fun giveaway!

8:35 AM  
Blogger Tammy said...

Love this magazine! Thanks for the giveaway 8:)

8:40 AM  
Blogger lpnjam@aol.com said...

I love give a ways!!! When you are done with shoveling your path, come on over and shovel mine!!

9:13 AM  
Blogger Anita said...

I saw the magazine the other day at Barnes and Noble but didn't have time to check it out. thank you for the chance to win one!

9:44 AM  
Blogger Kathryn said...

Thanks for the chance to win this magazine. I've picked up past issues, but not this one yet. Kathie L in Allentown

9:54 AM  
Blogger Marilyn W said...

I would love to win this giveaway, as I have not committed to a subscription yet. I wanted to check it out first.

Please pick me.


10:15 AM  
Blogger Sherri said...

Congrats again! I've loved seeing the pictures of your booth around blogland...just gorgeous!

10:16 AM  
Blogger Jen in NY said...

Wow, that is exciting! I'd love to win these goodies. Can't wait to see your pictures.

10:35 AM  
Blogger Mouster1 said...

Can't wait to see this magazine. Thanks for doing the giveaway and giving us all a chance to win.

10:37 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

I would love to win a copy of the magazine! Your quilt looks wonderful. Can't wait to see your other new patterns. Thanks, Terry in Iowa

11:16 AM  
Anonymous Tabitha O. said...

I always pick up one of these magazines at the store and will be happy to get this issue to peruse if I win! Can't wait to see more pictures of the booth and what an intriguing fabric piece of canvas I can't wait to see what you do with it either!

11:36 AM  
Blogger Chris@Cats On My Quilts said...

Would love to win a copy because sadly I am not a subscriber yet. I know, I'm hideous-look away!

11:38 AM  
Blogger Bradie Sparrow said...

Woot! How exciting for you! I rarely see tht magazine around here, so this is a contest I simply can not resist. :) Glad to hear your house is still standing too! teehee

12:29 PM  
Blogger farmhousequilter8 said...

Thanks for letting us know about the magazine and glad you are back to posting....missed you!

4:46 PM  
Blogger Jenny said...

I haven't seen this magazine before. It sounds like a wonderful gift for some friends for Christmas. thank you.

7:02 PM  
Blogger Valerie said...

So many ideas, so little time! Thanks for the give-away!

7:54 PM  
Blogger rstroh said...

ohh, that magazine is hard to find here! thanks!!

9:34 PM  
Blogger Annelies said...

Glad you are back...you were missed. WOULD LOVE to see your home in the magazine. I am guessing it is BEYOND cute!!!!

9:46 PM  
Blogger Red Geranium Cottage said...

REALLY? Your house is in it?? I need to see. How exciting that is.
It was great to see you at Quilt Market. Sorry I missed Miss Pam.
I hope market went great for you Elizabeth and I need to order that bag pattern. IS it ready??

10:10 PM  
Blogger Cory said...

I am glad to hear you had a great time at Market. Thank you for this wonderful give-away. Take care and God bless, Cory

8:48 AM  
Blogger Sandy said...

I would love to own a copy of The Quilt Life and the extra pattern book too! Sweet.

10:11 AM  
Blogger Thimbleanna said...

Oooh, I'd love to see your house! ;-) Were you guys on the row where they were filming something? I came back the last day to find your booth and in the few seconds I had to run up and down aisles, I couldn't find it. I did skip that filming aisle though.... ;-)

2:17 PM  
Blogger debbie said...

Have not seen the magazine yet, but would love to.

6:40 PM  
Blogger kyarnell said...

Just discovered your blog via Hawthorne Threads. The new line is beautiful. Can't wait to start sewing with it!

5:49 AM  
Blogger Sewn With Grace said...

I want to make your quilt already, just by seeing the little snippet of it. Your Vintage Christmas Ornament pattern is on my cutting board and my Red Rose Farm quilt went to the quilter last week. I can't wait to show you what I did with your gorgeous fabric! As you can see, I love your patterns and fabric!

6:47 AM  
Blogger Sweet Cottage Dreams said...

I cannot wait to see your home in Alex's magazine! Way to go, my friend, way to go! So please toss my name into the Bloomer Box and fingers, toes crossed I win! tee hee...if not, I will go and buy a copy for keeps!

Glad to hear market went great!! Your booth is adorable! Saw a glimpse of it at Pam's. And...I spy that cute sprinkler sign and the yellow sprinkler! xo

love ya,

9:52 AM  
Blogger MaddyMaze Studio said...

Ohh, I just love the colors you use in your projects and the fabric, can we talk? Just lovely!

10:44 AM  
Blogger MaddyMaze Studio said...

Oh my gosh, the booth looks great. I love the chair!!!

11:24 AM  
Blogger Pat / Silver Thimble Quilt Co. said...

Hi Elizabeth,
Thanks for stopping by my booth. I never made it down to your end that last day we were busy until the very end.

I enjoyed meeting you and have thought of you often (while I've been finishing my manuscript). Enjoyed the chat. Your booth looked adorable.

Poor Pam!!!OH my.

I too have not had time to breathe since market and have not blogged much. But the book is done and now it is on to "other things" wink wink.


1:14 PM  
Blogger Amy said...

Oooh sounds wonderful!

3:40 PM  
Blogger Library Gal Quilts said...

Hi Elizabeth, Thanks for the chance to win! I usually just purchase it at B/N but I should subscribe! Every issue so far as been just really great and I like the down home feel of the stories...Pam

10:44 AM  
Blogger Mary on Lake Pulaski said...

Thanks for the opportunity for some quilty inspiration.

9:22 PM  

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