Today is day 3 of the Road Home Row Along and it’s been an amazing first week. We’ve been to Michigan, South Australia, Washington, Canada, South Africa, Colorado, Bulgaria and Nevada. Today we are going to visit New Zealand, England, Utah and Idaho. A fun day is definitely in store for all who visit the blogs today.
Winners from last Tuesday, Sept 6, will be announced later today.
New giveaways do start today and you can enter the next 4 blogs for The Fat Quarter Shop giveaway also.
My post is also featured today, be sure you stop in and read below this post to see my row that I have for you today.
I wish to thank all of you who’ve visited us for The Road Home Row Along for the kick off this past Tuesday September 6…
Our first day was a smashing success and we are bound for more as you see the coming rows from our other bloggers. Today’s rows are no different, you’re going to visit Las Vegas, South Africa, Colorado, and Bulgaria. Each of these rows is unique and wonderful in their own way and each shows us the Road Home.
I’d like to emphasize that you do need to visit the blogs to download the rows. You’ll need a Craftsy account in some cases to download, and that we encourage you to not use small cell phone devices to download the pdf files. Many sites do not allow this for some reason, so I encourage you, add it to your cart at Craftsy, then check out the cart, and come back and download it later when you’re on a device that will allow you to download the pdf files.
Please note, if your having any problems with the giveaways, please write me, sometimes the other blogs can not post them, with the exception of one blog during this event, all the giveaways will be posted here at Seams To Be Sew also for you to enter.
Today’s rowers are:
It’s been months since I announced the signups for The Road Home Row Along. A little bit of history… Last year, Seams To Be Sew hosted the first Row Along called EQ Seasons. We had 21 bloggers who designed row patterns in Electric Quilt. We shared the pj7 files, and the pdf files during that event. This year, we changed things up a bit and dropped the EQ requirement. We now have 40 bloggers participating in this six-week event which is hosted by Seams To Be Sew and Sew IncrediblyCrazy. Quite a few of the bloggers who participated last year loved the fun so much they came back to do it again this year. If you were here last year for this event, whether a participant, visitor or blogger you already know how much fun it is.
So, let me explain. I am most often asked what is a Row Along. How does it work? What’s required? Continue reading
I know it may seem like it is very early to post this schedule, but I have decided to take a break before moving into the end of the year. There isn’t a single month coming between September to December that this site doesn’t have an event of some kind planned, so since we are two weeks away from my having to post any block of the month patterns or The Road Home Row Along starting, I’ve decided to take a break so I don’t wear myself out. Rest Assured, if something breaks and it’s important to know I will post and I am at home, I’m just sewing. I’m still reachable as I will check my email, I just know I don’t want to wear myself out either.
So, without further ado, here is the schedule for The Road Home Row Along, starting in just two short weeks…
One of our favorite companies for fusible’s and interfacings is joining us with a wonderful bundle of their products for a giveaway during The Road Home Row Along. I’m very excited they are offering this giveaway and I think you will be too.
More news inside including a free pattern, and an RBR Link…
Therm-o-web is offering a beautiful bundle with a $60.00. Continue reading
I am very excited to announce the latest sponsor for The Road Home Row Along starting in just under 3 short weeks now.
OttLite has offered one of their amazing lamps as a giveaway during the event.
I only just purchased my own OttLite a few short months ago, and I see what all the buzz is about now. I’m sure you might remember when I showed you the lighting differences with my Bernie and how adding additional lighting affects your overall display area, it’s the same with their lighting also. It gives you a broader area in which it concentrates the lighting and allows you to see as you should instead of straining to see what you might not be able to see. OttLite are not expensive lamps, they cost less than an ordinary desk lamp does when you consider how many times you probably change a regular light bulb. OttLite lamps Continue reading
Don’t ya just love it when I find a new pattern you can download from shops participating in the Row By Row Experience? This was a cute pattern from last year at Pink Castle Fabrics in Ann Arbor, Michigan. It’s a pretty simple row, and would piece together quickly. I’ve given you the direct page link on my RBR Downloads page along with a 2014 pattern for the Stitchin Post.
Next today, I have several sponsors to add for the giveaways for The Road Home Row Along and Eerie Nights.
Aurifil is giving away a gorgeous and I mean absolutely beautiful set of Continue reading