Saturday, November 26, 2011

Pooches on parade - giveaway

For several years I have had a layer cake (Martinique) sitting in my stash, in all honesty I forgot that it was there until I recently had a tidy up.  I had no project in mind when I purchased it, I just liked the colours and prints. 

A few months back I found a pattern  "Oodles of poodles" that uses a layer cake with only a little extra fabric for sashings and binding that was perfect for this particular layer cake.

As if I dont have enough on the go, I set about this week making a start on this quilt and tonight I have finished the quilt top.

Here is one of my pooches " Robbie" testing out the new quilt top.  I dont know why but he always sits on them when I lay them out for photographs.

I think he is in training to be a quilt critique like many other pooches I spy on friends blogs. 
Its quite apt really, not that Robbie is a poodle, he is a Bichon freise, but is often mistaken for a poodle.

I have used this pattern but am offering it as a give away.  Simply write a post on your blog telling us about your pooch and link it to a comment on this post. 

This give away is for the pattern only - sorry you will have to supply your own layer cake, but I will pop a few extra goodies in with the parcel.  Closing time is mid day on December 11th and the winner will be announced on Sunday Dec 11th in the afternoon .



And just so he doesnt feel left out, here is my other pooch Billy (with my puss Josie keeping an eye on things).


4 comments:

  1. Oh so cute...love the poodle top! I think your "poodles" are cute too Sue! It will make such a FUN quilt for a little one! :)

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  2. Love your quilt and your gorgeous dogs. I lost my little doggie 'Scruffy' to cancer early this year and haven't been able to find any other dog to replace him.

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  3. Hi! Greetings from Finland! Your quilts are so fantastic! It's so nice to find other quilters all around the world! www.quiltworld2.blogspot.com
    Yours, Ulla

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  4. HELLO
    I like the quilt of the puppies!
    I lost my dog recently.
    but now I have another dog he picked up in the street.
    a greeting from Spain
    Encarna

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