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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

Colonial Needle Giveaway Winner

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A little late I am down with a upper respiratory infection. I have been to the doctor who put me antibiotics and put me to bed. Being the blogger is great until you get sick and have no one to tell! - so much to do -get those posts up tonight -you have a giveaway ending You get the picture! The winner of the Colonial Needle Giveaway Is #99 Veronika May 10, 2015 at 5:09 AM Signed up for their newsletter Congratulations! I have already notified the winner by email! Until next time! Stay healthy and Sew! Lisa

Colonial Needle Giveaway and Sewing Maintence

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Have you ever been sewing and your machine starts making a thunking noise? Thunk, thunk, thunk - seems like it is really having an issue sewing? You my friend have a dull needle and need to replace it. I recently took my two machines and had them clean, oiled, and adjusted for $15 a machine. A group of sewers from our library called a man and he came to the library and did machines for 3 hours one after another. We got a better deal than if we sent our machines out. A few needed parts and he took those back to his shop. Speak to your Guild about hosting a clean out! Once every couple years it is a good idea! The wonderful people at Colonial Needle sent me the new Machine NeedlePack II to try out and give one away to one of you. I really love mine to store all the different sizes I have been getting! Once I start using them I can store them in the pack by type/size! It came with great chart for choosing the correct needle for the job! The quilted fabric pack just folds up for

Giveaway Day

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This Giveaway is Closed #223 Mindy Thank you all who entered! Hey have you seen what is going on at Sew Mama Sew hundreds of blogs have linked up for Giveaway Day, December 8, 2014, but it has grown so big it now stays open until December 14, 2014, at noon, to give everyone enough time to enter into the Giveaways! Welcome to In The Boon Docks! My name is Lisa! I have blogged for over (2) years, almost 3. I like to sew, quilt, crochet, knit, and DIY projects at my home in the boon docks. I am a Christian, Wife, Mother, Grandma (Nana), and Daughter. We have dogs, chickens, roosters, deer, turkeys and some misc. animals that stop in and visit. I try to have giveaways each month for my friends and followers. So please take the time to follow to find out what's happening "in the boon docks"! What am I giving away: (2) spools of Aurifil Thread. Nothing is better for piecing and quilting than Aurifil. A package of ThimblePads by Colonial Needle! Better than any thimble out th

Thimble Pad Winners x3

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Sometimes these two people take up all my time but I hopped up this morning and realized we had to pick (3) Thimble Pad winners! ThimblePad Giveaway Winners Madame Purl September 27, 2014 at 7:36 PM Love, love, love those little thimbles. I'm a follower of Colonial Needle. Cecilia September 28, 2014 at 1:52 PM I follow via email. Ella and Nesta October 5, 2014 at 2:43 PM I'm an old Bloglovin' follower! Thank you Colonial Needle for providing this giveaway to In The Boon Docks! Now, more quilters can experience your superior product! Speaking of ThimblePad I have been using mine a lot lately working on this pattern: Home Town Pouch by Yoko Saito All spray basted and ready to quilt with Aurifil 12 wt. thread #4666 a brown variegated thread! Off to Kentucky to drop off Miss Zoey Have a wonderful week Create and be unique! Lisa

Have you entered the Giveaways?

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Reminders Hi, did you happen to enter the Giveaways? Black and White Aurifil 50 wt Giveaway ends on October 15, 2014 ! Plus a coupon code for Aurifil 50 wt. threads from Fat Quarter Shop ! Did you enter the ThimblePad Giveaway it ends tomorrow, October 13th , at Midnight! I think you will love these little leather dots! I spent my weekend building a house! Yoko Saito style! Never knew something so small could take so much time! Well, back to work! I hope you have a great week full of laughter and fun Maybe some sewing too! Create and be unique! Lisa

ALYOF October Goal

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Hi Everyone! Well once again I feel like the year is zipping by and leaving me behind in a big way! I missed September's goal making altogether because I simply forgot with everything going on at home. Zoey's was here for two weeks and her Daddy picked her up on Monday. I miss her terribly! I do have a lovely giveaway going on for ThimblePad ! (Click ThimblePad above to enter) I would love for all of you to enter! Colonial Needle sent the packages for the giveaway - I'll be picking (3) winners from the blog giveaway and (2) winners from the Instagram giveaway @intheboondocks , (5) chances for you to win! October will be a month to get back to sewing! (I know that was last month and I did do some). My goal for October is to make this pouch! I have other projects and giveaways to do throughout the month so please check back! Create and be unique! Lisa Everyone else come by and have a look around at all the sewing goals we are setting at Sew BitterSweet Designs

ThimblePad Giveaway

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This Giveaway Closed ThimblePad Giveaway Winners Madame Purl September 27, 2014 at 7:36 PM Love, love, love those little thimbles. I'm a follower of Colonial Needle. Cecilia September 28, 2014 at 1:52 PM I follow via email. Ella and Nesta October 5, 2014 at 2:43 PM I'm an old Bloglovin' follower! Thank you Colonial Needle for providing this giveaway to In The Boon Docks! Now, more quilters can experience your superior product! Hi everyone I hope your all enjoying the beginning of Fall! Things have been a little busy here in the boon docks. Little Zoey has been visiting for the last two weeks! So not a lot of sewing has happened! I did have a conversation with Jim from Colonial Needle about their wonderful product ThimblePad , he was so nice he sent some for me to Giveaway to my friends at "In The Boon Docks"! That is YOU by the way! Here I am using a ThimblePad while I was hand quilting the Flowering Snowball Mini Quilt ! I found them to be very co