Thursday, March 05, 2009

1,000th Post Giveaway!!

I thought my 1,000th post was coming up, so I decided to check to see when it would be and what do you know it was now! So I decided to have a giveaway as a thank you to all of you who leave me wonderful comments and inspire me to keep stitching everyday!

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Included is Carriage House Samplings "Hellen Bell's Multiplication Table," The Needle's Prayse "The Teaching Sampler," Fat 1/4 32 ct. Examplar by Lakeside Linens, Fat 1/4 28 ct. Natural Cashel, 13 x 18 cut of 32 ct. Antique Gold Belfast by Silkweaver, two packs of #26 needles and accessory pouch.

Please respond to this post only if you are interested in the giveaway. Drawing will end on Saturday at 10:00 am est.

151 comments:

  1. Hi Nicole,
    I have enjoyed reading your blog!
    Please count me in on your drawing!

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  2. Congratulations Nicole on your milestone. You have a great blog and I enjoy visiting it every morning. I would love to be included in the Giveaway.

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  3. Nicole, Please enter my name in your drawing. I do enjoy your blog, and seeing your stitching.

    You do beautiful work, and are such a fast stitcher!

    Thanks.

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  4. Hi Nicole! I follow your blog from my Google Reader. I've been follow so long it still has your old tite (Carolina Dreams)! I don't leave a lot of comments, but I admire your work on a daily basis, sometimes twice a day!

    Congrats on you 1000th post!

    WOW! That's a lot of stash you're parting with! I sure would like to be included in the draw! You are a very talented and generous stitcher! Thanks!

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  5. Wow, what an amazing give away!! I read your blog daily to see what wonderful project you are working on and what I can add to MY stash!!

    I would be thrilled to be included in the draw.

    Wanda in Canada

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  6. My gosh, Nicole...what a generous giveaway. Congrats on having such a wonderful blog that so many of us enjoy. Your stitching is truly inspirational.

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  7. I saw a very similiar multiplication sampler the other day and thought it was such a cool idea. Count me in on the drawing and keep cranking out the goods!

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  8. What beautiful patterns and 1,000 posts. That's an accomplishment. Keep on showing your stitching, it really inspires me.

    Robin in VA

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  9. Hi Nicole, I'd love to be entered in your drawing.

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  10. Congrats with your milestone! You have a wonderful blog and so many beautiful finishes! I love to be part of your drawing.

    Thanks!

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  11. Congratulations Nicole.
    Please enter my name.
    Your work is fantastic.
    Thanks.

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  12. Congratulations on your 1,000th post, Nicole! And thanks for the giveaway! Please include me as well.

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  13. Congratulations, Nicole! That is quite the milestone. Kindly include me in your giveaway. ~ Joy

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  14. Love reading your blog. I really need that multiplication table to do for my husband. He's number deficient!

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  15. Congratulations on your milestone Nicole! I love reading your blog and would love to be included in the giveaway!
    Deb

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  16. Congratulations on your 1000th post Nicole! I'd love to be included in your giveaway draw please!

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  17. Congratulations, Nicole. I think I've been reading you since the very beginning, even though I didn't always comment. I love watching how fast your needles fly!

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  18. Hi Nicole,
    Congratulations on your 1000th post!
    You inspire me so much, I love reading your blog!
    Please count me in the drawing!
    Thanks, Yukoxx

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  19. I enjoy your blog. You do beautiful work. Please include me in your drawing.

    Denise
    DeniseP228@sbcglobal.net

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  20. Congratulations on your 1,000th post, Nicole! That's awesome.

    I love your giveaway, and would love to be included in the drawing.

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  21. wow, what great stash!! i check everyday to see what you've got going on!!

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  22. Hi Nicole,

    I love reading your blog you have so many pretty pieces pictured. I visit here everyday. I would love to be in on your drawing

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  23. That is one incredible giveaway Nicole! I feel totally unworthy, but please include me :)

    Congrats on your 1000th post! You are Super-Blogger! Haha!

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  24. Congrats on your big milestone!! You are so good to do wonderful posts to read and your stitching is awesome. I would be honored to win your drawing.

    Keep up the good work.

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  25. Please count me in Nicole. I never miss reading your blog, you are such an inspiration to me. Many of my own projects would have never gotten done, if not for you. Congrats on the 1,000 post.

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  26. Wow, congratulations! Your work is so lovely. Please put my name in your draw. Thank you.
    DianeH
    laura84watt@gmail.com

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  27. Congratulations Nicole. I read your blog everytime you have a new post. I love it. Please include me in your giveaway.

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  28. I love reading about and seeing the new patterns you are working on. I would love to be included in the drawing. Keep up the good work!

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  29. Congrats Nicole. 1,000 Posts!!! That is enormous!! There is not a day I don't look at your blog. You are a bit of a super stitcher as I don't know anyone that stitches as much as you do. I get a lot of inpiration on your blog. Keep up the good work. Please enter me for your draw. Maybe I will finally learn to stitch on linen.
    Alice
    alicebuttgen@aol.com

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  30. Please enter my name in the giveaway. You do beautiful work.

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  31. Congratulations on your 1,000th post! I so enjoy reading your posts. Yes, please include me in the giveaway and Thanks,

    Grenae

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  32. Oh my gosh Nicole! Such a generous giveaway!!! I usually don't enter these things, but that is some mighty fine stash you have there! I read your blog everyday, but I don't know if I have ever commented. I'm commenting now! :) Your photos are always so beautiful (and inspiring).

    Thanks!

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  33. 1000 posts! that is amazing! You do so much stitching though and I am glad you like to share it with us :D What a wonderful giveaway, please sign me up!

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  34. Hi Nicole, I read you blog daily to see what beautiful work you are doing. I am facinated that you start from the bottom and work up. And your links always have wonderful information. Please include me in your drawing and Congratulations> Gayle in Waco

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  35. Congratulations Nicole!
    Beautiful gifts, please enter me!!

    Thanks for the giveaway!

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  36. 1000 posts! I knew you were prolific but that's incredible. =)

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  37. Congratulations, Nicole! You inspire me so much!

    PLease enter me in the draw. (An amazingly generous gift, btw.)

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  38. Your blog is such an inspiration - congratulations!!

    I'd love to be included in your giveaway :-)

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  39. Congratulations on you & your great blog ;o) Your work is so lovely. I would love to be included in the Giveaway.

    Bye Manuela

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  40. I love reading your blog, Nicole, and I particularly love seeing your beautiful photos.

    Please add my name to your *extremely* generous giveaway.

    Thanks!!

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  41. Nicole,
    I look forward to reading your blog every morning you are such a fabulous stitcher.
    Cheer's to 1,000 post and MANY more.Please enter my name in this terrific drawing.
    Thank you
    Natasha
    gbsgurl27@aol.com

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  42. I love your blog Please count me in

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  43. Hi Nicole,
    I loved browsing through your projects -- you inspire me! Please include me in your giveaway.
    Thanks ~ Jeanne

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  44. I love your blog. Please enter me in the drawing...Thanks!

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  45. 1,000 posts! That is amazing. Please enter me :)

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  46. Hello nicole,


    Is there anyone who is not interested in your giveaway?! :)) I on't think so, so:
    I'd like to be the winner of course :D
    Please enter my name. Thank you!

    Congratulatios on your 1000th post, it is amazing!! Wow!!

    Nina
    from hungary

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  47. Yipee! I am glad you are still stitching and blogging! You are a highlight to my days! Please enter me!

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  48. How exciting to reach 1000! I haven't been reading that long, but I'm glad that I found your blog. Please include me in your drawing. Thank you.

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  49. Hi Nicole,
    Congratulations on you 1,000th post! I really enjoy checking in on your blog everyday! Love your work! I would to be included in you generous drawing.
    thanks!
    Amy in WNY

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  50. Congrats! I am nowhere near 1000 posts, quite an aclompishment!
    Please enter me into the drawing :)

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  51. I would love to be added to your giveaway. I read your blog religiously and am jealous of your stitching time with Amy. Debra in NC

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  52. Oh how lovely! I would love to be entered!

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  53. Please include me in your drawing. I love to see your beautiful work!

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  54. Congratulations on your 1000th post!
    I love reading your blog!
    Please add me in the drawing:)

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  55. Nicole,
    Please include me in your drawing.
    I love your blog and try to check it daily. I find it very inspiring. :)
    Thanks for the chance!

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  56. As many of us I would love my name was entered too:), I always check your blog and enjoy to read and look what are you stitching. thank you! Irina

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  57. me please! I love seeing all your stitching!

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  58. Hi Nicole! That's a lot of posts. Congratulations. :) I would love to win that awesome giveaway!

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  59. Thank you Nicole for sharing so much with us.

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  60. Hi... I really enjoy reading your blog!!! I would love love love to be included in the giveaway. These projects would remind me so much of my sister who taught high school math. Congratulations on your milestone!!!!

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  61. How very generous of you! I would love to be entered.

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  62. Nicole, your blog is one of my favorites! :)

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  63. Congrats to you, Nicole, on your 1,000th post! I love your blog and the wonderful projects you've featured during that time. Looking forward to your next 1,000 posts!!

    Your giveaway is **incredible**!! Oh, the possibilities . . . Please, please enter my name! (And thank you for the chance!!)

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  64. Congrats on the 1,000th posting and thanks for sharing your lovely stitching with us. Please count me in on your drawing.

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  65. Oh, ooh!! Include me! You are so nice to do the give away... I know I speak for a lot of other stitchers when I say that you give us all a lot of inspiration with your wonderful stitching and beautiful pictures!

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  66. Wow, 1000th post now that is a milestone. Congratulations! I haven't know about your blog for all 1000 posts, but I have really enjoyed the blog since I discovered it. You are truly inspiring.

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  67. Awesome give-away! I would love to be included in the drawing. I'll be posting one on my blog some time around the end of this month or beginning of April for my Blogiversary.

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  68. What a milestone! Congrats Nicole! I always love seeing your projects, and usually end up adding to my wish list after visiting you too, lol!

    What a gorgeous load of goodies! Please throw my name into the hat too!!! Thank you :)

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  69. since I am here to post to your new post, I thought I might as well enter the contest as well. I truly love reading your blog. You take such wonderful pictures of your wonderful stitching! Keep up the great work!

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  70. Congratulations Nicole! I discovered your blog recently and your stitching is so inspiring!! I would love to be count in your drawing. Have a nice day!

    Catherine

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  71. I would love to be included in your giveaway too!

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  72. Wow, a 1000 posts, good job!

    Please enter me in the drawing! Keep up the good work!

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  73. Wow - 1,000 posts - that's so cool! Please enter me for the giveaway what lovely things you've included!!

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  74. Congrats on you 1000th post, Nicole! I love you blog and beautiful works!
    I'd love to be included in your drawing.

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  75. Thanks Nicole -- How much fun is that?? I truly enjoy your blog, the pics and all of your stitching! Thanks for the drawing.

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  76. Congratulations on your 1,000th post, Nicole! Please enter my name in the drawing!

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  77. Congratulations on your 1000 post!!! I enjoy reading your blog very much, and your stitching is just beautiful!!!!
    Thank you for hosting this amazing giveaway, and I would love to try my luck on this one!!!!

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  78. Yes please! What a wonderful generous give away! Thank you. I do enjoy reading your blogs and being inspired by your stitching!

    Have a great day!
    Kim
    Hart8ak@comcast.net

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  79. Hi Nicole,
    I finally understood how to leave a comment on your blog.
    Who knows I might be the lucky one.
    Thank you for this wonderful blog I visit everyday with great pleasure.
    I really like the "before" and "after".

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  80. WOW! A LOT of interest in your drawing Nicole! ;-)
    Might as well add me too.... we KNOW I don't have enough stash! ;-) Hugs my friend, Amy

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  81. Congratulations on your 1000th post! I'd love to be in included in your draw - those materials are gorgeous :)

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  82. Congratulations on your milestone, 1000 posts is amazing!
    I'd love to be entered for your draw please if that's ok.

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  83. I'd love to entered in your draw too, very kind of you :) I enjoy watching your WIP stitching pics, lots of great work!

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  84. Hi Nitro! LOL 1000th post, WOW! congrats. please enter me in your amazing giveaway!! wow what great everything!!

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  85. Enjoy your blog, you do beautiful works. Please enter me in the giveaway draw.

    Hugs

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  86. Huge Congratulations on reaching 1000 posts, that's something to be proud of. Put me in the draw please purplepdsathotmaildotcom

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  87. Nicole, your generosity extends far beyond a giveaway with the images and tales of all your successes. It inspires my own needlework.

    Please count me in for your drawing.

    Suzanne in Portland

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  88. Congratulations on your 1,000th post.
    A great giveaway, please enter me into the draw.

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  89. Of course I'm interested! Congrats on your 100th!I've enjoyed seeing your smokin' needle at work!

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  90. Oooops, in all the excitement, I missed a zero! 1000th is pretty impressive!

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  91. Congrats on the 1,000 post, Nicole. I haven't even reached 10 yet! I do love blogging though and it's becoming quite addictive! This is one generous giveaway!

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  92. Hi Nicole,
    Congrats on your milestone. Please enter me in the draw.


    Amy

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  93. Hi Nicole, I would love to be a part of this drawing! I love your blog and everthing you stitch so I know I'll love it if I win! Thanks so much! Meredith
    http://merrystitching.blogspot.com/

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  94. Wonderful giveaway, Nicole. Thanks so much for the chance! You have a lovely blog.

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  95. I read your blog everyday, Nicole, and would love to be part of your drawing!

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  96. Nicole, I am a great admirer of your blog. The pictures you have of your stitching are inspiring. Congratulations on your 1000th post!

    Linda/SC

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  97. Ooh! Please include me in your giveaway. What a generous offer! I love your blog and your stitching is so inspirational.

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  98. Wow, 1000 blog post's! They have all been very inspiring Nicole-your stitching is always gorgeous!

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  99. Congratulations! I really like the colors you are using in the Quaker piece. Your work is absolutely beautiful. Please include me in your giveaway.

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  100. Congrats on 1000 posts! I'd like to have an entry in the drawing.

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  101. Nicole, I love "watching" you stitch and your work and blog are really great. Please count me in your drawing.

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  102. Wowsa Nicole! You are being more than generous - you're being a God-send to some of us. LOL

    This is an amazing giveaway! I would be crazy not to want in on this. Count me in, girl!!!

    Happy 1,000th!

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  103. oh congratulations!!! I love your blog! I would love to be included in your drawing!

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  104. Congratulations! Please count me in on your drawing!

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  105. Congrats on your 1000th post! That's awesome:)
    And wow! What a give away! Thanks for giving us this exciting chance!

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  106. I'm still roughly 200 posts from 1000. Wow, that's a huge milestone - congratulations!!

    I would be thrilled to be entered in your giveaway, please!

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  107. Congratulations Nicole! I would love to be included in the Giveaway.

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  108. Hi Nicole,
    I have enjoyed reading our bog for a while now. I've never commented, but I would love to be included in your drawing.

    You are a fantastic stitcher!

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  109. Congratulations on youre 1000th post. I read your blog almost every day, and i like it very much! I hope i win,ha,ha

    Greetings from Debby,
    the netherlands

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  110. Hey just in time;-)) Congrats on your 1000th post...where can you see how much posts you already have????

    Gaby/Germany

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  111. Your stiching inspires me. I check in everyday! Thank you for sharing!

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  112. How could I resist, Nicole... please enter me in the draw! :) What a great set you prepared and so generous on your part!

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  113. Hi Nicole,
    I've enjoyed your blog so much - I love watching your stitching progress. Please count me in on your drawing.

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  114. Congratulations on your 1,000th post.I love your stitching-work.
    A great giveaway, please enter me into the draw.

    Eva

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  115. That's great Nicole, your 1000th post, congratulations and I can only hope to come that far myself. I love your giveaway very, very much. Have great fun by giving these beauties away!
    Thanks from Corrie:
    www.wittebroodjes.web-log.nl
    corneel90@hotmail.com

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  116. Congrats on 1000 posts, Nicolle! That's awesome and its always a joy to read your blog and see your beautiful stitching. Please enter my name in your draw!

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  117. Hi Nicole,
    Your blog is so inspirational and I do believe it is one of the most followed blogs! :)
    Congratulations!
    Dorothy
    dmorton001@indy.rr.com

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  118. Congrats on 1000 posts. Can I join in the fun too, please.

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  119. Congratulations on 1000 posts :)
    Please enter my name in your drawing. Good luck to everyone!

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  120. Wow! 1000 posts is amazing! I always enjoy reading your blog and seeing your beautiful stitching. Please add my name to your drawing. Thanks!

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  121. Hi Nicole,
    Congratulations on your 1,000 post! I enjoy reading your blog everyday. Such beautiful stitching and choices of patterns. Your work inspires me. Please include me in your giveaway.

    Carolyn

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  122. Hi Nicole!

    Congratulations for your 1000th post!
    Please add meg your drawing, and never stop stitching! :)

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  123. Congrats on the 1000th post!!! I love reading your blog - enter my name in your super drawing -

    edgar

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  124. Wow! Congrats on 1,000 posts! Please enter me. I enjoy your blog very much.

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  125. I love reading your blog and seeing what you are stitching on! Please count me in for the drawing!

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  126. Wow oh Wow your blog is a-maz-ing and I have added it to mine now. If you go and look I also have a give-away right now. I have almost written as many posts in the last two months than I wrote in the whole of last year! So guess it's going to be quite some time until I get to 1,000 but please enter me in your draw. Lots of Love Patti xxx

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  127. marie.pasquier-bonjour@sfr.frFri Mar 06, 01:16:00 PM EST

    félicitations
    j'aime bcp ce que vous faites et admire tous les jours votre blog
    bonne continuation !
    marie (from france)

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  128. Congratulations on your 1,000th post, Nicole!
    Please enter my name in the giveaway.
    Your work is fantastic.
    And thanks for the giveaway!

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  129. What an amazing prize! Please add me to your drawing.

    Congratulations on your FIRST thousand entries!

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  130. Congratulations on your 1,000 post, Nicole. Your blog is the first I visit every day and you've inspired me with more than a few projects. I'd love to be included in the 1,000 Post Giveaway!

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  131. Wonderful giveaway, Nicole. Thanks so much for the chance! You have a lovely blog.

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  132. Hello Nicole,
    I like your blog.
    Alexandrina

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  133. wow 1,000 post's? I hope we see millions of more posts from you :D
    my chances of winning are a million to one but if you can enter me in that would be awesome

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  134. Hi Nicole,
    I enjoy your blog and seeing your stitching - your are amazing with the amount of stitching you do along with taking care of those cute boys. We need to see some up to date picture of those little angels!
    I wouldlove to be included in the draw.
    tlukacs@zing-net.ca
    Clare

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  135. Wow. That's a lot of posting. Please include me in your drawing.

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  136. Please enter me in your drawing!

    Your blog is one of my faves! Your stitching is amazing.

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  137. Nicole, I enjoy your blog and gorgeous pictures. You are an amazing stitcher!
    Thanks for entering me in your generous giveaway.

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  138. WOW what a wonderful giveaway, and I barely made it! I've been out of the loop lately, so missed your post until tonight when I was catching up on my Google Reader. Please count me in!! :)

    I love your blog, Nicole.

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  139. Hi Nicole,
    Congratulations on your 1000th post!
    Please count me in on your drawing.

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  140. Hi, Nicole Congratulations on your 1000th post. Thank you for inspiring us with your lovely stitching and your friendship. I'd love to go in your generous giveaway.
    cheers,
    Pokua

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  141. I love your blog. You inspire me to keep stitching.

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  142. Oh my goodness! How did I almost miss this! Congrats on 1000 posts and please enter me in the giveaway!
    Thanks!

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  143. Please may I enter your giveaway - what an amazing one it is too. Congratulations on your 1000th posting.

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  144. Am I late or very late? I like your blog very much!

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  145. wow, 145 posts! that's awesome!!

    Congrats on your 1,000th post :)

    and please enter me in your drawing.

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  146. So I said, I love your blog! And many congratulations and continue to increase inputs.

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  147. WOW! 1000 post, well done Nicole!

    I would love to be included into your giveaway, I would so love to try stitching on Silweaver fabrics

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  148. I've just realised that your blog name has changed, my reader still says Carolina dreams! will have to update it :)

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  149. Congrats on your 1000th post ! Please count me in your generous giveaway :)

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