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Farmer's Wife 1930s Em 30

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Hello and welcome to "In The Boon Docks", my home in blogland, as an Official Blogger for the Farmer's Wife 1930s Sampler Sew Along! This weeks block is #30 Em. Angie's tutorial of Gnome Angel Em is Block 30 of Farmer's Wife 1930's Sampler Quilt - GnomeAngel. Without Angie there would be no sew along, she is an expert organizer besides her other career success'! I have to admit I love this block and hate it. I picked out a few seams putting it together. I used the Foundation Paper Pieced (FPP) method to piece the block with its many little tiny squares and half square triangles. Lining up everything at the end proved to be a bit difficult for me but I won the battle in the end and I am quite pleased with my block.A few tips that may help you with this block. First, recently I found using a 11 needle in the machine helpful when sewing FPP blocks with a stitch length of 1.6. Next, it makes it much easier to sew the FPP pieces together if the fabric is…

Aurifil Giveaway

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Aurifil Italian Threads | Perfectly suited for every quilt project has sponsored "In The Boon Docks" blog from almost the beginning! Supporting my ideas to get the word out about the best threads in the world. I only use Aurifil Threads in all my sewing and quilting projects. I am honored to call myself one of the Aurifil Italian Threads | Bloggers ! It was very inspiring for me to see my name on the company website with such talented people. That was when I knew I was a Blogger. Thank you Aurifil for all you have done for me and this blog. As a Blog Birthday Gift I present the giveaway sponsored by Aurifil! This is the 100% Aurifil Cotton Bright Collection - 12 Large Spools of delicious color! It is 50 wt. thread, 1422 yards on each spool! Color numbers - 2120,1104, 2395, 2250, 6737, 2840, 2810, 2740, 2530, 2535, 2545, and 2520. My Birthday is next week and I will be 52 and the blog turned 4 in January! I decided to ask my sponors for a group of giveaways to happen …

SMS Giveaway Winner

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The Winner is??? I'd like to thank everyone who entered! I used random.org to pick!Congratulations! Pam you win!Pam blogs at A New Life in Wales who said she follows on gfc! Thank you for following Pam! I'll send you an email for your address in Wales! I hope you enjoy your winnings in the New Year!I'd like to thank Aurifil Italian Threads | Perfectly suited for every quilt project for donating the 50 wt and 12 wt threads. Also, Colonial Needle needlework, notions, canvas, threads and supplies for donating the Thimblepads for the giveaway!Did you know I am a blogger for Aurifil Italian Threads | Bloggers ? You can stop by the webpage and checkout all the Aurifil Bloggers! I am proud to be included with such a talented group working with the best threads.Thank you for stopping by today! It is almost time for presents! Lisa Create and be unique - Lisa

SMS Giveaway Days

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Welcome to Giveaway Day (really a few) at In The Boon Docks! I really appreciate that Sew Mama Sew | Outstanding sewing, quilting, and needlework tutorials since 2005. Links us all together to have the largest ( I think) party on the internet. I love to win things and I bet you do too!A quick rundown on myself: I am Christian, wife, mother, grandmother, veteran, and artist. In a rural area of West Virginia, USA, my family and I, live with 2 dogs, 4 chickens, a squirrel, and miscellaneous deer (they live in our woods). We grow, can, and freeze, both fruits and vegetables. I will admit I love to blog, blog hop, swap, sew, quilt, crochet, knit, and just about any DIY project. I am a fabric and Aurifil thread lover! Hopefully, some of the things I write about here will interest you and keep you entertained. If so, please leave a comment occasionally and follow. Follow any way you like if I don't have it available, just send me an email. Look in the upper lefthand corner to choose t…

Aurifil Thread Winner

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Winner of the Black and White
Aurifil 50 wt. Thread Giveaway

Mr.Random.org has chosen #136

Debbie April 5, 2015 at 10:21 AM
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Congratulations Debbie for winning the (2) Large Spools
of Aurifil 50 wt. thread giveaway!

Have a great Friday!
Lisa Our local library had a wonderful art show today and all the children in our school each had a picture. My guy is on this wall, I just love artwork by kids!