Winners! The Great British Sewing Bee Giveaway

Great British Sewing Bee Giveaway

Wow, guys! You really like The Great British Sewing Bee, don’t you? There were over 450 entries in my giveaway, which made for huge fun picking the winners. But first, can I say how well brought up you all are? All those ‘please’s and ‘thank you’s – your parents would be proud!

Right, now onto the important stuff. The Random Number Generator came up with number 164 – Arnysews, who asked for the book. Hoorah! This meant I could pick a second winner. Number 282 was the next one randomly generated. I decided that if person 282 hadn’t asked only for the fabric, I would then pick whoever was nearest that number. One person above was Carmencita who asked if I’d ship gingham to France. Darn right, I’ll send this baby over the Channel. Ooh, la, la! Carmencita, j’espere vous aimez votre tissu.

I’ll be in touch with both winners for postal addresses.

I’m off to the V&A today for a sewing meet-up to end all sewing meet-ups. I believe there are nearly 40 of us gathering in today’s glorious sunshine. I hope the shop owners in Goldhawk Road have dusted off their flirting skills…


STOP PRESS! A Pattern Pyramid giveaway has gone live over at Lolita Patterns.

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14 Responses to Winners! The Great British Sewing Bee Giveaway

  1. knitbitch says:

    YAY! Congratulations to both of you!

  2. nessahux says:

    Congratulations to the winners.
    Hope you have a bewitchingly fabulous time meeting up with like-minded gals!

  3. Oh, a sewing day at the V&A – be still my beating heart!! Hope you’ve had a fabulous time!!

  4. Congrats to the winners of your latest giveaway – very generous. Hope all involved enjoy the meet-up.

  5. carmencitab says:

    Thank you so much, it’s great timing, I’ve just been invited to a wedding and need to make a new dress!

  6. CGCouture says:

    Congrats to the winners! BTW, did you get my email? I sent you one about a pattern pyramid too…

  7. dreamingofdior says:

    Oh my, forty of you! As a sewer (and V&A employee, would love to see their faces as forty enthusiasts descend armed with patterns, fabric swatches and mad chatter about silk, linen, jersey, best type of sewing machines etc) I wish I could be there. Unfortunately am buried in college coursework folders (pattern manipulations for 1895 sportswear) but at least can sit in the conservatory enjoying the sunshine.

  8. Jacqueline says:

    Congratulations to the winners, I gave in and bought the book – Tesco’s £10 – bargain!

  9. Gjeometry says:

    Congratulations to the winners! And, I hope you have a terrific time at the sewing meet-up, Karen!

  10. arnysews says:

    Oh wow! I’ve never won anything before – so exciting!! Thanks for doing this giveaway Karen.

  11. hi please can you check out my blog im 13 and i like making things and i post things on my blog that i make

  12. KnitNell says:

    Hope you enjoyed your day a the V&A. I have seen some of the pics on other blogs and it looked like you were having a great time!

  13. Ruth says:

    Fabulous show, so glad for Anne, shes fabulous.

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