Monday, November 1, 2010

Sew Awesome Giveaway and Tina Given's New Book!

We are super excited to share Tina Given's first book, "Sew Tina," with you today! Sew Tina is full of 30 different projects for stylish babies and fun-living kids. The clothes and accessories in Tina's book are loaded with personality and whimsy! The book includes 18 complete patterns tucked neatly inside the front cover. Tina also shares a few techniques to complete some of the projects, such as pleating, applique and making patch pockets.


To celebrate the arrival of Tina's new book she is giving away a Sew Awesome Giveaway to Jolly Jabber Readers! This prize pack includes the "Sew Tina" book, four yards of fabric, two boxes of Tina's stationery, and two extra sewing patterns! What a giveaway, right! This contest will close Wednesday Nov. 3 @ midnight CST.

Here's some of the projects in Tina Given's book - Sew Tina!! They are sew cute!!









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Cheryl said...

I would love these for my grandmother's hope chest. Maybe someday! Perhaps if I win?? Not much of a chance when you are the first to comment.

Amy said...

I love Kate Spain and am so impressed by her Crate and Barrel plates. Love the new collection- thanks for the Moda update!

Molly said...

What an awesome giveaway! I would love to have this book (and the fabric and extras!) - I could make some great holiday gifts!

Lee said...

Thanks for the great giveaway. I love the projects shown!
butler83ataoldotcom

Willeke said...

Great giveaway, and beautiful book!

arlette said...

I'd love to be entered and picked in this giveaway, the gifties are so cute!!!!, thank you for the chance!!!

La Llorona said...

Baby Lounge suit is just sweet.

Cori Lewis said...

This book looks very interesting.

Cecilia said...

I'm a fairly new grandma with two granddaugters! I would love to have this book and fabric to make outfitsfor the little ones. Thanks for the giveaway.

Barbara said...

How wonderful.....I love sewing for my grandchildren and there I see a few must do projects for them. And me!!!

Mama Spark said...

Looks great! Love her Opal Owl!!

Sandie ~call me crazy said...

How fun! I love sewing for kids. Thanks for the chance!

Sinta Renee said...

Thank you so much for all the wonderful Market pictures you have been posting!!!

Kelly Schelske said...

What a super giveaway. I am new to the sewing world so this would be great!

Sinta Renee said...

and please enter me into the giveaway too!! So exciting!

Francis said...

What a great giveaway! I'm keeping my fingers crossed:) email(nataliemfrancis@gmail.com)

Jennifer said...

The pictures have been great!! Thank you for the chance to win!

Jorie said...

Those are some cute baby outfits! I would love to see what else is in the book!

Quilt Hollow said...

Now this is what I call a fantastic giveaway! Thank you so much for a chance at a win!

annette said...

Oh, my mouth is watering seeing the beautiful photos of a few of the outfits in your new book. I have 4 grandchildren, and love to sew unique clothes for them.
Thank you so much for the opportunity for this fab giveaway!
Nettie

nettiecrain@live.com

Katie Favara said...

The Play Date Tote would be perfect for my girls!

Thanks for the chance!

Wendy said...

What an absolutely fun giveaway! Thanks for this opportunity!!

zarina said...

Igot a few little people who would love to wear their aunties' hand sewn clothes (I hope so).

lisa said...

cute stuff! I think I need that here in my home to make my kiddos some sweet things.

Liz said...

awesome! liz.taylor@yahoo.com

Mia's Cottage said...

OMG! This is SOOOOOO Awesome!!!
Donna

bdaiss said...

How adorable! Having kids has really brought me back to stitching...other than quilts! Thanks for a chance to win!

jane p said...

This is such a generous giveaway! I drooled all over my keyboard.

Melissa Corry said...

These are adorable patterns. I bet the book is fabulous!

whimbrella said...

You just KNOW this book is going to have the CUTEST patterns. Can't WAIT to see it. Thanks so much for sharing your Market experience with us.

Katie said...

This giveaway is perfect timing for the holidays. Ohhh...I hope I win!!

Jessica Harrison said...

What a beautiful book and great giveaway! I'd love to win this one.

Melinda said...

So many great giveaways! I have two babies under 1 year on my list this Christmas, this book could be a great help!

Anonymous said...

oooh I would love to wn, this looks wonderful. Thanks for the chance!

liberalsprinkles at gmail dot com

QuiltyGirl said...

I can't wait to see more of this book, I love her style!

Anonymous said...

My very first grandchild, a granddaughter, Fiona Valentine, was born on October 24th, 2010. What a fantastic book this would be to have!

Kim said...

This is such a wonderful giveaway. Love the patterns and the bag is so nice.

Emily said...

Please, please, pleeeeeeezzzz? What a fun giveaway! Thanks!

Ruth Wright said...

What a wonderful giveaway! You are so generous! Would love to have Tina's book and extras to make special gifts from. Thanks for the opportunity!! :)
Ruth

quilting_queen said...

Ooops, That is my post. Fiona Valentine is my granddaughter.

Jen B said...

(Hand waving in the air) Ooh, ooh, pick me, pick me! Absolutely adorable and perfect for some girlies I know and love!!

Pamela said...

How awesome that there are cute things for little boys in here, too! (I have two grandsons)

Joan said...

I am a grandmother with twin granddaughters, 3 years old. I'd love to win this giveaway. Thanks for the opportunity.

crazy4mycrafts said...

I would love to win! What a great giveaway!

Marla F said...

I'd love to try some of these patterns for my preschooler and toddler!

Ramanda said...

Include me in your fabby giveaway, please and thank you!

sarahbethe said...

I love the soft cloth books. These are really cute patterns!

Anonymous said...

Thank you for the opportunity to win such a great giveaway. How adorable the outfits are on the children.
Brenda Kowalski

Leila said...

What great ideas. I have some little ones who would love a swing time dress. :)

Becky said...

What a fun giveaway!

Jenny said...

thanks for hosting such a great giveaway...just in time for some holiday crafting!

Clair said...

This giveaway is the best! I would love to make the soft cloth books! so cute!

clara.cann@gmail.com

rubia said...

Awesome book! Can't wait to check itout! la_rubicita at yahoo dot com

Rosemary P. said...

What a great giveaway!

Romy said...

wowowowow!!!! wonderful book and super great giveaway ^__^
finger crossed ;-)

Romy

romina74@gmail.com

Ally said...

I love the playdate bag and would love to win. These are so adorable. Thanks!!

Bree's place. said...

I would love this! Thanks for so many great give-aways!

Janet said...

Wow Awesome giveaway! Thanks for a chance to win.

quiltma said...

Wow what a wonderful giveaway. Someone will be a very happy quilter when they win.

VickiT said...

Wow. What a great giveaway. I'd love to win this one.

Linda said...

Thank you for the chance to win an amazing giveaway! I could put this to good use!

rosemaryschild said...

This stuff is so cute! Great giveaway! Susan

pfeiffer4 said...

Sew awesome!! Hope I win!!!

Martina said...

This book looks so great. Thanks for the chance to win!

Me said...

I've been hearing good things about that book - would love one of my very own! :) Thanks for the giveaway chance!

Kathy said...

I love the coloring books - what a great idea to hold over for when kids have kids!

Mama Pea said...

Looks like great stuff!

Michelle said...

What an AWESOME giveaway!

karenfae said...

I would love a chance for these prizes - how great.
Karen
http://karensquilting.com/blog/

Stacey said...

that book looks awesome!! and such a cool gift. thanks

Sandra said...

What a great give-away, the bags are fab. Count me in.

Lindsay Knauff said...

This book looks so cute! I love the bag :-)

jlk said...

I need this book. I have 4 kids I love to sew for, and am always looking for the next fun thing!

Di said...

This Nana would luv to make projects from this book!

Kasey said...

This would be an awesome birthday present for me... heehee. Thanks for the giveaway opportunity!

Cathi said...

What a fabulous giveaway -- the projects in that book look super!!

Kirsten said...

What a great giveaway! Thanks for the chance to win :)

patricia said...

I love Tina Givens! Her fabric is so inspirational to me. I love her style.

Jess said...

That looks like such a cool book!!! I would love to have it!!!

~Jess

Teresa said...

Nice giveaway! Would like to win it!
Thanks, Teresa

Karen said...

What a wonderful giveaway. The fabric is beautiful as is the book and stationary. Thank you for a chance!

Have a wonderful day!

pippirose said...

Fantastic giveaway!
Thanks for the chance to enter.
:o)
pippirose59 at gmail dot com

Kathryn said...

In addition to sewing quilts, I also like clothing construction. Looks like a great book. Kathie L in Allentown

pbs said...

As a beginner sewer I would love to win this give away!

Laura T said...

How cute is that Baby Lounge Suit!!!I love her line of fabrics and I'm looking forward to seeing her new book:)
Laura T

Sonja said...

The book is awesome!!

Jodie said...

This book looks so neat and inspiring. Love the soft cloth looking books.

Mary on Lake Pulaski said...

My granddaughter NEEDS that lounge suit - pronto!

Tanya said...

The book looks wonderful! Plus the extras!

Nancy said...

Looks like a fun book. Thanks for the chance!

Annie Carie said...

What a fantastic book! So exciting, I love the fabric! what fun! anniecarie(at)gmail(dot)com

trudys_person said...

What a great prize! Thank you for the giveaway!

free indeed said...

What a great giveaway! Sewing for children is always so rewarding...they are such cute subjects that now flaws show! :)

SandyN said...

Wow you guys have so much fun at quilt market.... I know that heaps of Australian designers went this year.... Generous giveaway

Sandyn

mascanlon said...

A 2 1/2yr old grandbaby and a new one the way...I can put this to very good use!

The Pink Fawn said...

What a great book - so many cute ideas!

C. said...

What fun and cute stuff... I'm excited!

Nancy said...

What a nice giveaway - would be awesome to win!

Kay said...

It would be so fun to make some items from this book. Thanks for the chance to win.

phine said...

perfect package, patterns look so cute.

Stine said...

I want to see more...the book looks fantastic!

IamSusie said...

I made one of my favorite quilts from yardage by Tina Givens. Looks like her book has super cute projects!

Mary said...

Such cute ideas for little ones! I am enjoying sewing for kids again. Hope I win this inspirational package!!

JayTee said...

I love the fabrics

MRZ said...

Would love to win this. That soft book looks like fun and the other patterns, the fabric and Tina's book. Super!

akbelcher said...

This looks awesome! Thanks for a great giveaway!

Katie B. said...

This book looks really cute!

ange_moore said...

What an awesome book and I adore stationary (and Tina's stuff looks wonderful)!

Becky said...

My SIL is sewing clothing for her first grandchild. Would love to share this book with her:)

traceyjay said...

those are great projects! I have some of her fabric... it's so unique... I ♥ it. :)

thank you!

Susan W said...

Oo,la-la! Love to have this good read!

thelazyquilter said...

Soooo cute! :)

Suzanne said...

Such sweet looks! I would love to have the book--and the other goodies in the giveaway too!

Carolina said...

Oh! Oh! Oh! Puh-leez pick me! Pick me!! :')

Carolina

Chris@Cats On My Quilts said...

Another great giveaway! Thanks.

Clara said...

These are adorable patterns and book! I would love to win them, thank you for the opportunity.

purplegiraffes said...

Oh wow! Love, love, love those pictures so am sure I'd love the book. And my baby girl will look adorable in those clothes! Hope I win...

Tracee said...

Fantastic giveaway...Everything just looks sooo adorable.

lizzie said...

awesome giveaway!!! i love that play date tote!

Marcia said...

Know that I will enjoy the book by Tina Givens - her practical "you do not have to be perfect" approach to sewing appeals to me. Of course, her fabrics are awesome too. Please enter me into this drawing. Thanks. alternate email mlwright29 (at) hotmail (dot) com

Marianne said...

Another fantastic giveaway, thanks!!!

Carol in E TN said...

I should say this is an awesome giveaway!

Rachel said...

Lovely giveaway. Such sweet patterns in that book!

Christine said...

I would love a chance to win this wonderful treat!!!!!!!!!! Count me in!!! I love Fat Quarter Shop!!!

laura said...

Love the ideas. Thanks!

Dawn said...

Such cute patterns in the book and love the chance to win

jezibels said...

Playdate Tote! I know two little girls who would love a playdate tote! What the heck I would love to sew one for myself!

Thank you Thank you Thankyou!

SPD said...

greatgiveaway. Love to win the book.

SPD

Cindi P. said...

I would absolutely love the opportunity to make some of projects in this book for the grandkids!

Beth said...

Great giveaway! Tina's booth was awesome at Market!

Anonymous said...

Such cute things! The book would be a nice addition to my library!
Ann in NC

Patty said...

Lovely, please add me. Thanks for the chance to win.

mamabug said...

Tina is an awesome designer!! I would love a copy of her book ;) the goodies that go along would be wonderful too :)

So Bella said...

Super cute! I adore Tina's fabrics!

Kerry said...

Wow!
What a great give-away!
The book and those great fabrics!
I have a 2 year old Grand-niece and a Grand....? something (affectionately referred to as "The Bump!")..on the way.
I would love to make a gift or two for both!
Kerry

Anonymous said...

This giveaway is great!! The projects look very interesting and am looking forward to seeing the rest of what she has done in her book. Thank you

Mrs. Darling said...

I would love to win! This looks like such a great book! I can't wait to get a hold of it!

Molly said...

Thanks for the great giveaway! I would love to win!

grace said...

wow ... what a wonderful giveaway and way to grow and learn ... hope i win ... :)

Skooks said...

I was just drooling over some Tina G today at the fabric store!

Lexi said...

Awesome. This book looks like sew much fun. Thanks for the opportunity!

briannaecallaway said...

Would love to make gifts for my nieces Fiona and Lily. Thank you for the giveaway.

Annaleena said...

What a great giveaway! Those kids outfits are just adorable.

Anonymous said...

Our first grandbaby is due early next year ....so am focussed on all things small...these are adorable!!
Anne

Anne said...

how cute.... thankyou for the chance at such a lovely giveaway!

bruinbr said...

What an amazing giveaway! The book looks so fun and that play date tote would definitely come in handy!

Ineke Platvoet said...

Wow, Great give-away. Would certainly make good presents for my nephews and nieces.

ArtsyAndi said...

Love the Dude shirt... it would look great on my little man!

Anonymous said...

Great,great,great,giveaway,maybe I am the lucky one.
Marianne form the Netherlands

Simone de Klerk said...

How I wish I was there (Pink Floyd song comes into my mind, even though the words are a bit different - How I wish you were here).

Ivona said...

Nice giveaway, thank you ! Greetings from Slovakia :-)

Fiesta said...

thank you for the chance to win. The projects look great!

Mouster1 said...

Great giveaway! The baby lounge suit is precious and love the playdate tote. Thanks for sharing;)

Janice said...

Such sweet kids clothes! Love it!

Lorraine said...

It's hard to imagine making those precious grandchildren look even more precious, but this book could help do it.

RenegadeQuilter said...

What an awesome book. I would LOVE to have that & the extra goodies.

Thanks for the great giveaway!

Caro said...

Count me in for the great giveaway and thanks for the Market postings.

TiLT said...

How awesome! My niece & nephew would be stylin'!!

Stephanie Zito said...

OMG!!! Absolutely adorable projects!!! I need this book! My two little girls are ages 3 and 4 and this would be perfect to make some adorable outfits for them!!! Thanks for the chance to win this fabulous giveaway!!!

Sandy said...

Put me in for the giveaway, love the fabric and could always use info on new projects.

Jennifer said...

This book looks fantastic and really fun. The clothes look like things kids would actually wear, which isn't always the case.

dgbeachy said...

Adorable projects!

Angie said...

What a great giveaway! Love the projects shown. Thanks for the chance to win!!

Tomme said...

I love the soft books. They make such great baby gifts! The Swing Time Dress is adorable, too. What a fun give-away.

Mary Miller said...

My close friend is about to give birth to a little girl, and she already has two super cute boys. This book could keep me busy for years making awesome clothes for them!

debbymom said...

Love the birds on Tina Given's fabric. How fun is that on vibrant rich colors?! Can't wait to see what Tina's sharing in HER NEW BOOK!

Andra said...

What an awesome give away, looks like lots of fun. Thanks for the chance.

Beeshebags said...

Oh my gosh, what a wonderful giveaway...please pop my name in the hat for this one. Thanks for the opportunity to win such a bounty. Hugs Naomi

Tina said...

I just love the name of the book since my name is Tina!

Anonymous said...

I could make many little ones look and feel so special with all these new ideas. Maybe I will be given the chance to do that. Thanks for sharing.

Mary said...

Looks like a lot of fun things to make for me. This is great!
Mary

Anonymous said...

Sew Cute! Would love these for my collection.

Shawn In Michigan

Tanya said...

What a fantastice giveaway. I love the patterns and fabric. Thanks for sharing.

Anonymous said...

Such great fabric and ideas. "Sew Awesome"

rxm0m said...

Thank you for the wonderful giveaway!

CARMEN said...

BEAUTIFUL BOOK

Mary L. said...

My sewing fingers are itching to get going on these gorgeous projects. Thanks for giving someone the book and fabric (could it be me??).

Lori said...

What a wonderful giveaway! Very generous! I would love to have any one of these items, let alone all of them! Thank you for the chance to win!

busymom said...

What a great book and I love the patterns. Thanks for the chance to win.

Teresa said...

Sew Adorable... Would Sew like to win... but am in the UK. I have a US stash address tho'...

Kari said...

All these giveaways! What a great assortment of her stuff.

Weatherbee ;) said...

This book looks amazing! I followed her book tour, and she seems like such a fabulous person and designer. I would love to win this awesome giveaway!

~Teresa

mouse said...

So adorable! I would love to try some of these projects :)

Jenn said...

OOH I would LOVE to have my hands on this! I have a brand new great niece that could benefit from trying out some of these projects!

...so we added chickens said...

Thank you for showing these pics - it looks like such great fun!

Bonnie said...

Each year I make my grandkids there gifts - I can't with a good conscience add to their way too many store bought toys. This giveaway has some great projects and would love it for my Christmas giving.

Lisa said...

As a grandma of four, I loved the ideas and would love to win.

Lori said...

I love this giveaway - such cute projects! Thanks so much.

epban said...

Looks like a great book! Thanks for a chance to win.

twinkid said...

Love the soft cloth book! Reminds me of my childhood!!

jackiero said...

How adorable are Tina's book & fabrics! I can picture my 16mo gandson in her leisure suit! Please enter me into your/her giveaway. Thank you!

gill said...

I love Tina's fabrics and I'd love to win a copy of her book!!
Gill

SewMentalMama said...

Thanks for such a great giveaway!

Robyn of Coffee and Cotton said...

OoOoOoOOOooo! Wonderful giveaway.

BillieBee (billiemick) said...

This is a wonderful giveaway! How exciting for Tina...her first book! Count me in the giveaway.

Billie

Melissa said...

The book looks great, what an awesome giveaway :)

KDL said...

Just charming. How much fun could I have with this book and fabric! Great give away!!!!

jcsquilter said...

Can't wait to use your patterns for children and babies in conjunction with my new embroidery machine. What fun!!!

Marci Girl said...

What a great giveaway! I would love to win a book and fabric! Awesome!

marcijdebetaz (at) hotmail {dotcom}

farmer.jeanne@comcast.net said...

What a wonderful give away, I think of my neice who is sewing her daughters clothes by hand... to give this basket to her..

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