Archive for the ‘Giveaways’ Category

Connecting Threads Giveaway!

{ Pearadise by Jenni Calo } We’re topping off the Connecting Threads mini-series with a giveaway! Connecting Threads has three brand-new collections out: Pearadise, Tulane, and Sweetgrass Prairie. They also have 33 new colors of thread and 10 new Thread Sets. Just leave a comment on this post letting us know your favorite fabric collection [...]

Giveaway Winners

Happy Monday, and thanks for playing in this weekend’s giveaway blitz! The winner of the Essential Sewing e-course from Whipstitch is Lora who wrote, “Awesome thanks much! I was taught when I was very young ( 6 yo) by my mom.. but never formal lessons… I grew up and didn’t want o learn NOW I [...]

Giveaway: Essential Sewing E-Course by Whipstitch

Whipstitch is a longtime friend and sponsor of True Up. Owner Deborah Moebes started out on Etsy, branched into a brick & mortar fabric store and sewing studio in Atlanta, GA, and recently authored the book Stitch by Stitch: Learning to Sew, One Project at a Time. She’s a very experienced sewing teacher, and you [...]

Blog Tour and Giveaway: Sew What You Love by Tanya Whelan

FreeSpirit fabric designer Tanya Whelan, of Grand Revival Design, is now an author too — her book Sew What You Love is fresh on store shelves. I welcome her today to introduce this unique sewing book, which, while infused with her clean, bright, sophisticated design sensibilities, offers an incredibly versatile selection of projects that can [...]

Giveaway: Modernology by Art Gallery Fabrics

Art Gallery Fabrics‘ newest collection is Modernology, designed of course by Pat Bravo. This may be my favorite collection of hers yet. In fact my first attempt at putting together a Fat Quarter Shop Blogger’s Choice Fat Quarter Bundle was largely based on it, until I realized Amy Ellis’ bundle was almost the same! Great [...]

Giveaway Part II: Amy Butler’s Lark From Quilthome.com

First off, thank you so much for all the comments! The winners from yesterday’s giveaway are: Dianne Megenity, who wrote: “I love this line, but my favorites are: Lark PWAB075-Blue Sky Fabric by Amy Butler and Lark PWAB070-Cobalt Fabric by Amy Butler. Great line of fabric.” and Jill Bordokoff, who wrote: “Amy Butler is one [...]

Giveaway: Amy Butler’s Lark From Quilthome.com

Have you seen Amy Butler‘s beautiful new Maxime de la Falaise inspired collection, Lark? Quilthome.com is offering four of their exclusive “designer sampler packs” of Lark fabrics to True Up readers – these packs have 1/8 yard cuts (4.5 inch cuts x the whole width of the cloth) of an entire colorway. Today, leave a [...]

Fabric Fives: Shelly Figueroa and Karen LePage

It goes without saying that options for boys when it comes to buying or sewing clothes are not nearly as cute or varied as they are for girls. That might still be true when it comes to the major stores and pattern companies, but in the past couple years companies like Patterns by Figgy’s have [...]

Sewing With Oilcloth Winner!

Thanks to Kelly for the giveaway and to everyone for following the blog tour. The winner is Heather, who wrote: “I’m so curious about the lovely oilcloth or laminate fabric lines I’ve seen but I’ve never bought any because I just don’t know for sure what I’d do with them. This book would sure solve [...]