My Sew Mama Sew May Giveaway!!! (Extended)


Hello old and new readers! Welcome to Sweet Tidings! The blog is updated (usually) daily with kawaii and , zakka inspiration and of course  fabulous DIY links and tutorials. Feel free to look around.

For the Sew Mama Sew May Giveaway I'll be giving away a cute Japanese crochet craft book and a handmade linen and crocheted lace pincushion/ornament especially made by yours truly.

The craft book is filled with wonderful patterns of crocheted projects such as scarves, bags, petite purses, winter mittens and beanies, pouches, room slippers, organizers, pincushions, doilies, pouches and more!

Just simply leave a comment on this post. You'll get an additional entry if you follow Sweet Tidings on google reader.

The giveaway will be open until 9PM of May 26, 2011 9PM of Friday May 27, 2011.

Good luck and visit Sew Mama Sew on Giveaway Day May 23 to join all the other giveaways!
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Comments are closed. Thank you for participating. I will be announcing the name of the winner soon.

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  1. What a wonderful giveaway! Thanks for the opportunity to win such a lovely prize!

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  2. oh what a fabulous offering, thank you for the chance.

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  3. And, I am now reading 'Sweet Tidings' on google reader. I came over because of your tip on Paisley Jade's blog

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  4. Woo Hoo! I could use some more Japanese inspiration! Thanks, Christy, for the chance to win such awesome prizes!

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  5. such beautiful giveaway!!! thank you so much!!

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  6. I love that you're including a handmade item in your giveaway. Thank you!

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  7. I am a GFC reader! I adore your blog.

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  8. I love this,wonderful giveaway.I would love to get this book and anything handmade is always wellcome.Count me in,please.

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  9. Please let me win... hihihi books are my weakness... =)

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  10. Pretty books! Thanks for the chance to win!

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  11. what a wonderful giveaway!
    i am looking forward to some new crocheting ideas!
    Please count me in :)

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  12. I am a follower on Google Reader too.

    Thanks for the chance :)

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  13. Hi, Have just found your blog and I love it! Especially happy to see the Japanese crafting posts. Would love the chance to win your giveaway prizes and the handmade item is beautiful.

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  14. Great giveaway! Thanks for the oppertunity to win this!

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  15. Yay - count me in!! Thanks Christy (and I'm a follower on google reader).

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  16. Ahhh. It's so cute Christy! I've been wanting a Japanese crocheting book for some time now! And lovely pincushion :)

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  17. Can't wait to start following your blog. Thanks for the contest!!

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  18. i love everything japanese and i follow you religiously on FB! i just wish they had a 'LOVE' button instead of 'Like'! xxx

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  19. you always have the cutest things to giveaway :o)

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  20. Ooh! This looks like a lovely giveaway.

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  21. Oh, so cute! Would love to win!!!

    Thanks!! :)

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  22. I'm going thru' a lace phase right now so this is just perfect. Hope I win.

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  23. What a gorgeous prize and a gorgeous blog. I'm definitely adding you to my google reader.

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  24. Yes please, I would love to crochet some lace! Laura x

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  25. Oh it's May already! I never crochet but I think this book might be a great big encouragement if I have one LOL.

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  26. Lovely! Thanks so much! Would love to win this goodies!

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  27. Wonderful fabrics! Thank you for the chance to win :)

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  28. What a gorgeous book! Thank you for the chance to win :)

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  29. Love japanese books!! A Ilready follow you on google reader ;.)

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  30. What a great prize! Count me in.

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  31. Great giveaway! Please count me in!

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  32. Thanks for the sweet giveaway! The book looks awesome!

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  33. I'm a follower via my Google Reader!

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  34. This looks like a great book! I've never seen a Japanese craft book in "real life"!

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  35. This looks just lovely!
    Thanks for giving away!

    dorte_dk (at) yahoo.dk

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  36. Yay! So glad I found this giveaway! sarahbeth_smiles@yahoo.com

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  37. This looks like a great book! My sis would love it, but I'd have to keep the heart for myself.
    scarletteandcinnamon(at)gmail(dot)com

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  38. adorable! Thanks for the entry!

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  39. Beautiful book. Thanks for the giveaway!

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  40. Wonderful giveaway, I would love to win it, especially since I know Japanese! :)

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  41. i am following your blog. :)

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  42. Japanese craft books are the best... wish they were easier to find and purchase!
    Thank you for the chance to win :)
    zabecc(at)hotmail(dot)com

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  43. Oooh, now I *need* to learn how to crochet:) Thanks!

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  44. What a great book!

    alisonDblanchard [at] yahoo [dot] com

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  45. i have japanese sewing books but this would be my first crochet book. love the patterns! thank you!

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  46. looks like a good book! i'd love to look inside!

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  47. I would love to win this book!

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  48. ummm, I may need to get a book to translate. hahaha

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  49. The book looks stunning!

    Thanks for the giveaway!

    Sarah @ Kiwi Gets Crafty
    http://kiwigetscrafty.blogspot.com

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  50. This book looks fabulous!!

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  51. I would love to win the book, and the heart pincushion is so cute!

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  52. That sounds like a lot of fun. Don't read Japanese but I can still look at it, right?

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  53. That book looks so fun. Great giveaway.

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  54. I'd love to win this book. I love Japanese crafting books.

    limor477 at aol dot com

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  55. This would be lovely to win - thanks for the great giveaway!

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  56. What an awesome prize! Thanks for the chance to enter.

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  57. I never get tired of Japanese craft books. I've never seen this one before but it looks cute!

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  58. I've been craving a Japanese crochet book. Thanks for the great giveaway!

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  59. I would love to win this book, thanks for the giveaway.

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  60. hoping to learn how to crochet!

    jenny
    overallbaby@gmail.com

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  61. I love Japanese crochet books! And, even though I don't read Japanese, I can still figure out what I'm supposed to do (which is why I love them so much!).

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  62. Oh! I forgot to add that I follow Sweet Tidings via Google Reader (and have for a while!).

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  63. I'd love to see a japanese crochet book! so cool!

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  64. Thanks for the giveaway!

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  65. Following you now! Just found you because of the giveaway

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  66. I've wanted a Japanese craft book for a while now. Thanks for the chance to win one!

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  67. Wow that book looks amazing, thank you so much for the chance to win it.

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  68. Oh I have just become a follower too, your blog is just lovely.

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  69. Ooh! I'm obsessed with Japan, one of my favorite places on earth. Lovely giveaway! I'm having a giveaway of vintage sewing stuff on my blog, Foziewisp. Please drop by if you're interested. Thanks so much!

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  70. Just became a follower...can't wait to spend some time looking around at zakka goodness!

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  71. Hi Christy! I haven't visited for a while...I've tried to cut my computer time quite a bit, and it just doesn't leave room for much blog reading. ;D I hope I win!

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  72. Thanks for the giveaway. It's lovely.

    atchisonsteph at gmail dot com

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  73. Ohhh, I love Japanese craft books! I can't read Japanese, but oh well, the pictures are usually pretty easy to follow. :)

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  74. This looks like a great book! wildkitten.handcrafts/at/gmail/dot/com

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  75. Pretty! Japanese craft books rock!

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  76. Would love to do more crochet. Love to win.

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  77. LOVING this giveaway! Japanese craft books always have such wonderful ideas! jinglesells at gmail dot com

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  78. I am following your blog

    wendyhatton@yahoo.com.au

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  79. I'd love a chance to win your give away please. Surely the love of crafty things is a universal language so I will have no trouble reading Japanese instructions!

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  80. Great giveaway!
    I would love to win a copy of this book

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  81. I've been slowly getting into Japanese fabrics. I would love the book.

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  82. Oh, I would love to give that book a try! Thanks-

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  83. I LOVE Japanese crochet books (I haven't seen this one before).

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  84. Thanks for the generous giveaway!
    I loves all book ^^
    I hope I am the lucky one to win it..

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  85. I am following your blog too ^^

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  86. what a wonderful giveaway! i lived in japan for a couple of years but unfortunately wasn't into crafting then. i'd love to try out this book. thanks for the chance.

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  87. What a great blog! And I love to crochet so the give away is awesome! greenfairythings@gmail.com

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  88. thanks for the chance! It's a lovely book!

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  89. New follower! Very cute blog you have here :)

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  90. What a lovely giveaway! Thank you for the opportunity!

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  91. I'm not familiar with this book. Thanks for the giveaway and the heads up!

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  92. always wanted to try japanese crochet charts!

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  93. and a new follower to boot!

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  94. Looks like the book will be interesting.
    Blogger's not working for me today, so I'll try being anonymous! shirleyssalad (at) gmail (dot) com

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  95. Thanks for the chance to win

    violet_bg1(at)yahoo(dot)co(dot)uk

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  96. What a sweet prize. Happy Tuesday!

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  97. These Japanese craft/sewing books are so cool!

    whitedragonstudios at hotmail dot com

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  98. How lovely! And I am always searching for japanese crochet books... difficult to get here :( They have so cute and cool pattern! Thanks for the chance to win :)

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  99. I firmly believe one can never have too many crochet patterns!

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  100. I found and lost your blog once before, then couldnt recall its name...duhhh BUT! Ive found you again which is brilliant!
    And bonus a giveaway as well lol Im now a follower, I wont lose you again!

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  101. how exciting! :-) great giveaway

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  102. i'm also going to follow your blog :-)

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  103. Ooo I ould love, love, love to win this! :) ::Crossing fingers::
    Thanks
    Trendymeg@msn.com

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  104. I'd be thrilled to win your giveaway! Crocheting is fun! ! Patsy.paterno (at) gmail.com from
    HeARTworks

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  105. Japanese craft books are wonderful! Thank you for the lovely giveaway!

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  106. I've been wanting to try a Japanese craft book. Thanks so much for the chance to win!

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  107. I've recently discovered the wonders of Japanese craft books, and I'm in love! Thanks for the giveaway!

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  108. ...and I'm a follower, so I'll be back to see your posts about Japanese crafting and zakka!

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  109. That book looks so great! thanks a lot for the chance.

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  110. Thanks for hosting such a lovely giveaway! That heart is just too cute :)

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  111. Thanks for the fabulous giveaway!

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  112. Thanks for the great giveaway! :)

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  113. Thank you for the chance to win! I LOVE LOVE LOVE Japanese craft books and this one looks amazing.

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  114. The book looks great, thanks!

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  115. Oh man, I wanna win this giveaway! I have been looking at this book for awhile now. I am working on my crochet skills and I really want to be able to make delicate doilies/flowers.

    Thanks for the chance to win!
    redzshadow at gmail dot com

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  116. i'm a new follower-so glad i found you.
    thanks!

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  117. OMG - epic! Happy to have a chance!!

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  118. I would love to win this giveaway.
    mhairia77(at)gmail(dot)com

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  119. I am a new follower, love your site. So pleased to have discovered you.
    mhairia77(at)gmail(dot)com

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  120. Thank you for the lovely giveaway.

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  121. I'm following so I don't miss a thing ;)

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  122. I love Japanese craft books - this would be a nice addition to my little collection!

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  123. cool giveaway..thanks!! raineoc@yahoo.com

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  124. The fingerless gloves on the cover of that book are just DARLING! Thank you for the chance to win!

    razberiswrl@gmail.com

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  125. Great giveaway! Thanks for the oppertunity to win this!

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  126. Sweet! Thanks for a chance to win.

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  127. What a fab looking book. You've got some lovely tutorials there, love the Japanese patterns!

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  128. Just signed up to follow! :-)

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  129. Theresa Nelson8:09 PM, May 25, 2011

    This looks great, thanks for the chance at it!!

    daniel_theresa(at)yahoo(dot)ca

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  130. That's a great looking book. Thanks for the giveaway!

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  131. the book looks great and I love the heart. Thanks for the chance.

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  132. Thanks for the great giveaway. I am learning to crochet and am really enjoying it!

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  133. Love Japanese crochet!! Thanks for the chance at this.

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  134. Thanks for the awesome giveaway! A couple of months ago I was looking at heaps of Japanese crochet books but couldn't buy any at the time. So, this giveaway is very exciting for me! I absolutely love to crochet, but I currently only make Amigurumi animal toys. I would love to give my hand at trying some new projects.

    Erin x

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  135. I am your newest follower & look forward to having a good browse around your blog.

    Erin x

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  136. Thanks for the great giveaway!

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  137. I love japanese crafting books. Thanks for the chance to win.
    rascarborough (at) gmail (dot) com

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  138. Crocheting is my favorite craft! Thanks for doing this.

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  139. I love this giveaway! totally adding you to my blog list!

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  140. What a treat it would be to win this!

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  141. Thanks for the great giveaway! That book looks like a lot of fun!

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  142. Thanks for the giveaway!

    robyn.geddes(at)gmail.com

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  143. oh, that book looks really fun! glad to have found your blog, i am now a follower!

    http://lulobird.blogspot.com

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  144. I love the little ornament you made, thanks for the giveaway@

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  145. Oh, what a wonderful craft book - and for crochet, too!! (I don't speak knitting until know...) I would love to win the book and the special goodie!

    Fine

    keejah(at)gmx(dot)de

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  146. Great giveaway!!! Thanks :-) Shelly sal4qt{at}gmail{dot}com

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  147. I am excited to get my hands on this.. I like to crochet and I've been DYING to own a Japanese craft book.. I hope I win!

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  148. What an adorable give away! Thanks for the chance to enter!
    deanaspice@yahoo.ca

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  149. I only hope the book has charts!!!

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  150. wow!!! great prize :))
    count me in please!
    hug

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  151. Looks like a wonderful book. Perfect choice for a giveaway. Thank you!

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  152. I am a follower :)
    nsue21702 at gmail dot com

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  153. Ooh, what a great prize! Thank you!

    eternal.alchemy[at]gmail[dot]com

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  154. Crochet is my passion and I am familiar with Japanese beautiful books,I would so love this one,very generous of you.Count me in,please.

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  155. After taking a look around, I'm following you on google reader, now! You find an amazing amount of cuteness!

    eternal.alchemy[at]gmail[dot]com

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  156. This looks like an awesome book!

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  157. Thanks for sharing!

    lindsay dot forgette at gmail dot com

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  158. Another blog I was meant to visit as I've just started crocheting again so I'd love to win this book. The handmade creation is an added bonus! Thanks for offering such a great prize.

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  159. Gorgeous book and what a great prize! Wowee! Thanks for the chance to win!

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  160. I have added you to Google Reader - what a wonderful blog you have - I am looking forward to following you!

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  161. You blog is absolutely adorable! And a great giveaway too.

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  162. Of course I had to follow such loveliness...

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  163. Oh, awesome giveaway! I just love Japanese craft books!

    Thanks for being so generous!

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  164. And I now follow your lovely blog in Google Reader.
    Thanks!

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  165. I would love to win that book!

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  166. I am now following you. Great blog.

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  167. Thanks for a chance to win!

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  168. what a great giveaway!
    :)
    katz.gali(at)gmail.com

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  169. I heart the pincushion. Lovely!
    Thanks for the chance
    naslyyadid(at)gmail(dot)com

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  170. Thank you for a wonderful giveaway!

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  171. I have added you to google reader so I can follow your wonderful blog :)

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  172. please choose me-i;m a follower!

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  173. Thank you for a sweet giveaway. So curious about the book.
    Lucie (lucka73601@gmail.com)

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