December 9, 2013

Giveaway Day 2013!

Today is Giveaway day over at Sew Mama Sew and it's my birthday week (December 13!) so I am giving away a signed copy of my book "Modern Color - An Illustrated Guide to Dyeing Fabric for Modern Quilts"!



The book is a beautiful DIY guide to dyeing fabric for quilters and walks you through 4 different dye techniques on 9 different quilted projects. I think it's a beautiful book and I couldn't be more happy with it!

How to Enter:
Tell me what your favorite color is in the comments. Make sure your email address is easy to find in the comment or in your profile so I can contact you if you win. The contest is open until midnight, December 13 and a winner will be chosen December 16.

Shipping:
I will ship internationally!

Also!!! If you don't win and still want a signed copy of my book, they are for sale in my etsy shop: kimem.etsy.com. As a special treat to all of you, they are 15% off through December 13th with coupon code "happybirthday".

Good luck! And don't forget to check out all the other great giveaways on Sew Mama Sew!

UPDATE!! 12/15
Thank you to everyone who entered the contest! I loved hearing your favorite colors. I used a Random Number Generator to pick the winner and it came up with #26. So "Darlington Gal" is the winner. Congratulations! And don't forget, if you didn't win but you still want a signed copy of my book, they are for sale in my etsy shop: kimem.etsy.com.

117 comments:

  1. My favorite color is ..... all of them! LOL Actually the earthy blues I get scrumbled LWI dye is my fave. justplainlaine@gmail.com

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  2. I love gray..sound boring but I love it! It looks good with almost any other color! whitclark24 (at) hotmail (dot) com

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  3. happy birthday. My favorite color is green - a good, slightly darker than grass green, but not too dark. or my runner up,, a deep rich scarlet red.

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  4. right now my favorite color is a good hearty cranberry red. lhirsch54 (at) gmail (dot) com

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  5. right now I am digging purples, but it changes daily.

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  6. My favorite color used to be purple, but I'm on a yellow kick right now.

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  7. oh lovely blue is my favorite but can usually be seduced by purple. For the just right sunset, a blazing yellow/orange, but a nicely textured forest requires the deepest dappled yellow/evergreen. Happy Birthday Kim, what a fun, nice way to celebrate your day.

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  8. Grays! from light-flecked wispy snow to deep melanged charcoals!

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  9. My favorite color continuously changes. It's green at the moment. Happy Birthday, fellow Sage! I'm the day before. :-)

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  10. Green and fuchsia. I've had this book on my wishlist forever, thanks for the chance!

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  11. This morning....my favorite color is icy aqua by noon it will most likely be something else...I LOVE color! :)
    sowingstitches [at] gmail [dot] com

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  12. Cobalt Blue. Happy birthday, Kim. - Stephanie (mail4dodson @ yahoo-dot-com)

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  13. Purple ♥ Best wishes from Argentina, and Happy B-Day
    juliaperucca(at)yahoo(dot)com(dot)ar

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  14. happitots(at)gmail(dot)com

    Favourite colour is Green

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  15. I look good in rose, I enjoy wearing seeing bits of and gold, I love cornflower and lavender, but a mean green is nice too, oh I can't forget orange. onlyonehook@gmail.com

    Thanks
    Raven

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  16. My favourite color at the moment is navy blue, but my color preferences seem to change quite often. Thank you for the giveaway.

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  17. right now it is purple knottyneedle at gmail dot com

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  18. Blue all hues especially indigo!
    ariadnesky(at)hotmail(dot)com
    AriadnefromGreece

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  19. Orange....I love it! Thanks for the nice giveaway. The book looks so inspiring. kmcassie@gmail.com

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  20. knausallison[at]yahoo.com
    Oh I really love all purples, but the "classic" middle shade is my favorite.

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  21. dark orange and cobalt blue. sometimes together, but not usually :0

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  22. right now it is orange. last year it was purple. before that pink

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  23. I love all the colors, but go through stages and right now orange and blue are a favorite combo. Thanks! Chiskag at gmail dot com

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  24. Thanks for the giveaway! My favorite color is raspberry.

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  25. I am loving orange these days!

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  26. teal is my favorite color. ksmith8@emich.edu

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  27. Happy Birthday!
    I love colors in general, all of them, but I'm pulled toward blues lately.
    Thanks for hosting this giveaway ~ Carey

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  28. Happy birthday to you! I am still having a love affair with lime green, maybe once it warms up I'll change my mind...maybe. Thank you for the giveaway!

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  29. Happy birthday! I love dyeing fabric, and would love this book!

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    1. I forgot...favorite color...wasabi!

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  30. I am a green girl! congrats on the book!

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  31. I love purple!

    dewiec(at)yahoo(dot)ca

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  32. My favorite color is green - any shade of it.

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  33. I love purple, too. And blues. And greens ... and oranges and yellows. Maybe a little red. Some gray? Aqua? I'm not doing a very good job, am I? But it's tough to pick a favorite. They've all got their places in my world. :)

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  34. I love blues because there are so many different shades that appeal to me.

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  35. My fave is green at the moment anyway. My ma loved to dye with natural dye and was always experimenting.

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  36. manganese blue
    http://www.google.com/imgres?imgurl=http://i25.photobucket.com/albums/c80/gunzorro/IMG_5012-web.jpg&imgrefurl=http://www.wetcanvas.com/forums/showthread.php?t%3D523198&h=425&w=1000&sz=55&tbnid=ZThUU7UO1ipTTM:&tbnh=90&tbnw=212&zoom=1&usg=___JFFC2SUhbPVArYgbEP-h-2x3IA=&docid=LXQPnmMiaNYoHM&sa=X&ei=IlmoUrTcAqnP2wWBtIHIBw&ved=0CC4Q9QEwAA

    stripeyzinnia@yahoo.com

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    1. I love your specificity! That is a great color.

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  37. Purple! But I'm a sucker for anything that reminds of autumn or the sea. I love colour!

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  38. My favourite colour is any shade of blue! :)

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  39. My favorite color is blue-green. Teal is IT right now. Really though, I love all the colors.
    ell-in-or (at) comcast.net

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  40. I love all colors, but my favorite color for just color is orange! So happy and bright!

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  41. I am a green green green person but I also adore red navy and aqua, teal and white and grey..... But green is my absolute favourite!

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  42. Right now I am into the browns!!! Thanks for the opportunity.

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  43. I love Greens....any green.
    mmjohnson555 at gmail dot com

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  44. emmevon(at)gmail(dot)com
    I love greens!

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  45. Favourite colour right now is teal. But, checking out all these blogs is providing for lots of eye candy.

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  46. I'm a purple girl all the way! Thanks for the chance to win this book. It looks great!

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  47. Generally, blue green, but I'm really loving yellow these days. Rowanwilliams (at) hotmail (dot) com

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  48. Greens are my go-to colors... would love to experiment with dyeing my own fabric! Thanks.
    ksb.scott at gmail dot com

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  49. It changes but right now I like warmer tones

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  50. Right now it's the warmer versions of orange :)

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  51. Any color would do! I love them all. Your book looks inspiring! Thank you for offering it in the give away.

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  52. Happy Birthday! Hope it has been a good one. My favorite color is red. Thanks, Kathy
    kdavis1@centurytel.net

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  53. I love all shades of blue but my favorite is cobalt blue. Thanks for the giveaway and Happy Birthday!!

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  54. aqua.. and Happy Birthday and would be honored to have a signed copy..

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  55. I can't decide. I really like purple but blue has been a long time love.

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  56. Happy birthday! I'm always torn between blue or red

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  57. Happy Birthday! My favorite color at the moment is aqua. Ask tomorrow and I'm sure it will be different.

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  58. I'm obsessed with anything in aqua and turquoise at the moment :)
    Thanks for the chance to win!

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  59. So many colors! It seems like the cool colors are winning. I'm a big fan of yellow, fyi.

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  60. I adore the colour purple!!

    tgallop@mts.net
    www.willcookforshoes.ca

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  61. Happy Birthday! It's almost my birthday too :) My favorite color changes but lets say aqua

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  62. Purples were my passion while growing up years ago and they are sneaking back into my life! midwayfarms@hughes.net

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  63. Happy Birthday. I like raspberry pink.

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  64. I love a bright lime green and an icy cool aqua. Happy, Happy, Joy! Joy! Birthday and holidays all at once!

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  65. My favorite color is BLUE, any shade but usually royal blue.

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  66. I like strong colours in cold hue.

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  67. My all-time favourite colour is green but I go through phases of colour obsession with almost all colours.

    Thanks for the giveaway and Happy Birthday today!!

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  68. hmmmm that is hard, I like teal, brown and magenta
    yisrayahb@gmail.com

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  69. mmm...I love anything in the teal, blue, green realm...like gazing at the depths of the ocean!

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  70. My favourite colour is probably red! But there really isn't a colour I don't like.

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  71. My favourite colour is fushia pink!

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  72. Blue with brown. I am happy to follow you on e-mail. Merry Christmas from Oklahoma, USA. crystalbluern at onlineok dot com

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  73. I'm going to go with turquoise. WOW! This book would be amazing to have!

    lapaceksorchard at gmail dot com

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  74. My favorite color is tropical blue (like in a shallow ocean). This looks like a very fun book! -- witchratt (at) gmail (dot) (com)

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  75. My favorite color is blue, any blue! Thank you!!

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  76. I love all shades of blue but especially the color of the summer sky.

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  77. lime green
    LeeAnna Paylor
    leeannaquilts@gmail.com

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  78. I love red!

    starsandsunshineblog at gmail dot com

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  79. Jade is my favorite color. jade2night(at)aol(dot)com

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  80. Orange, fuschia, yellow, purple, and lime green.

    takangel87(at)gmail(dot)com

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