Monday, 10 March 2014

are you the chosen one?

I have achieved two things today.
Finished loft delving
and
chosen a winner of my giveaway.
And before you go panicking this is not what you could have won.
No this is a long forgotten roll of wallpaper.
When I met my husband he was living in his 
unchanged late Grandparents house
and this wallpaper covered the entire hallway of the Victorian terrace
upstairs and downstairs.
It was..lets say a very vintage house!
I've found so many long lost treasures,
I now know exactly what I own
most of which is now cluttering up the house instead of the loft.
You really cant beat that air of mustiness!
Okay enough.
I have to admit to feeling somewhat restless
with my mad idea of choosing a devotee to bestow 
a gift.
But it's done and the winner is
Audrey @  Quilty Folk
who gave Every Stitch 
as her favourite blog of the moment.
I think I was secretly looking for kindred spirits,
and although some of you came really close
Audrey and her fave 
are just my cup of tea.

*Audrey I shall be in touch,
dont worry if you dont hear from me much this week
we've been forecast gardening weather
so that's where I'll be xx

12 comments:

  1. Yes, there are some lovely quilts in Every Stitch, and in all the others (yes, I looked at all of them!) but Summer of love is still my favourite!

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  2. Wowsers! So fun to win this giveaway! You managed to gather together a great list of blogs. Lovely to click through them all and find new places to visit! I always love coming to your blog to see what wonderful project you've got in the works.:)

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  3. Well done to Audrey! Great wallpaper. Couldn't you frame a piece? x

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  4. There I was thinking you were about to wallpaper the rest of the rooms in your house with the wallpaper. Congratulations to the winner.

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  5. Congratulations to the blog winner! The blogs chosen are lovely and meeting Audrey at her blog was also lovely. What a great way to spread the news about favourite places to stop and chat a little. I think EPP is definitely your kindred spirit Ms Clare. :-)

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  6. Gosh I'm loving that wallpaper! :) x

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  7. Congratulations to Audrey! and so sweet of her to nominate my blog - thanks for the kind thought. I am so pleased to discover this wonderful blog too ! I am a serious long-time EPP addict and will be following keenly :)
    Hilda

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  8. Two great new blogs to enjoy, and new tips and techniques too - thanks for sharing and well done to your winners!
    That wallpaper is wonderful! A whole hall and stairs must have been a little overpowering but very cheerful, but just one wall or a cupboard front, or inside, would be brilliant - i wonder if you plan to use it?
    Gill xx

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  9. yes me too.. I love it. I thought it was a quilt until I opened the post. Maybe you will make one, repliicating the pattern and colours? hmm lots of appliqué I fear LOL

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  10. I'm rather loving that wallpaper... textured too!! Cx

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  11. Your wallpaper is stunning and congrats to the winner!!

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