|Image courtesy of Amy Butler Designs|
And so we welcome you to The Long Weekend. We've rounded up a group of bloggers who will each show you their own version of the bag and give you a few tips for making it yourself. At the end of the hop we'll let you link up your own bags for a chance to win some pretty fabulous prizes from our sponsors.
Here's the schedule:
October 15: Kick Off Day!!
Lori Hartman at Lori H. Designs/Gypsy Girl Fat Quarter Bundle
Heidi Staples at Fabric Mutt/$20 Pink Chalk Fabric Giveaway
October 22: Debbie Jeske at A Quilter's Table/Cameo Fat Quarter Bundle
October 29: Beth at Plum and June/Two assorted Fat Eighth Bundles - Pink Castle Fabrics
November 5: Jenelle at Echinops and Aster/$25 Fat Quarter Shop Giveaway
November 9: Jennifer @ Ellison Lane Quilts
November 10: Courtney @ Mon Petit Lyons
November 11: Sarah @ Bluprint Textiles
November12: Leanne @ She Can Quilt
November 13: Lori @ Lori H. Designs
November 14: Heidi @ Fabric Mutt
November 15: Taryn @ Pixels to Patchwork
November 16 - 18: Project Link-up at Lori H. Designs
November 19: Prize Drawings Announced
If you'd like to buy a pattern of your own, Pink Castle Fabrics has some for sale here. They also have been so incredibly generous to offer 15% off anything in their shop when you use the code LONGWEEKEND15. The code is good until November 19th, so start shopping now!
Here are a few more of our fabulous sponsors! Check out their shops when you're looking for supplies to make your Weekender.
And if you're looking for more online shops where you can purchase your pattern or zipper -- you know, just in case anyone sells out -- we've done the legwork for you already. Check out the list below:
Jimmy Beans Wool
Emerald City Fabrics
Royal Yarns International
Arts Crafts USA
The Dizzy Daizy
The Cotton Patch
A Joyful Soul Fabrics
The Quilt Asylum
(remember that you can use either a 30 inch non-separating zipper or a 32+ inch separating zipper)
***THIS GIVEAWAY IS NOW CLOSED! THANKS FOR ENTERING!***But what's an event kick-off without a giveaway?
Pink Chalk Fabrics is offering a $20 gift certificate to one lucky winner. You have two chances to enter:
1) Leave me a comment -- any comment!
2) Leave me one more comment letting me know that you spread the word about The Long Weekend through your choice of social media: Twitter, Facebook, a blog post, etc.
I'll post a winner on Friday. Entries are open to everyone -- just make sure that you have an email address in your comment if you're a no-reply blogger, or I'll have to pick another winner. Be sure to stop by Lori's blog too for another fantastic giveaway!
Would you like to join us? Grab the button below and hop on board!
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