Many of you have finished your Happy Little Things Block of the Month quilts and are posting your photos in the Sew Quilty Friends Facebook group– Bravo on such beautiful quilts!! To celebrate, we will having a GIANT grand prize giveaway, so keep reading!!!

*** I’m even going to give you a sneak peek of the 2020 free block of the month, keep reading!!! ***


The FREE BOM is now finished – click here to purchase the pattern from our shop.

NOW- let’s talk about the  GRAND PRIZE!!! This prize pack is valued at $400 US!!!! Wow!!  Both US and international readers are eligible to win.

This is an A-MAZING Prize!!!

***Below is our list of sponsors and prizes- I encourage you to not just quickly scroll through this part… I was checking out all of the websites and blogs listed below, and there’s so much great content for creative peeps like us there! Grab a cup of tea or coffee, relax, and start bookmarking and/or “pinning” all of your favorite sites, projects, and products below!!***

ONE lucky winner will receive this awesome prize pack. Will it be YOU??!!


Doohickey Designs –    2 Binding Babies – Retail Value $36.00




Snuggles Quilts –     Seasons of Joy Paper Pattern –  Retail Value $10.00







Cheryl Lynch Quilts –     Mini Mosaic Quilt Kit Pattern WITH Fabric – Retail Value $30.00






Amy’s Creative Side –     5 PDF Patterns of Winner’s Choice – Retail Value $50.00






Penguin and Fish –      2 PDF Embroidery Patterns – Retail Value $16.00






Kid Giddy –     2 PDF Patterns of Winner’s Choice – Retail Value – $20.00






Sue OVery Designs –    Charming Stamp Sewing Catch All Sewing  PDF Sewing Pattern – Retail Value $10.00







Perkin’s Dry Goods –    Frosty Friends PDF Pattern – Retail Value $22.00




Aurifil–    Box of thread – Retail Value $50.00


Thermoweb–    Heat N Bond– Retail Value $16






The Art of Home– Various gift and sewing items- Retail Value $75.00




Annie’s Craft Store –   Quilting ER: Avoiding Mistakes Class,    Quilter’s World Spring 2020 PDF Magazine and Stained Glass Medallions Book – Retail Value – $40.00


To enter, comment on THIS blog post (not on Facebook or a different blog post, you MUST comment on THIS post.) Here are the rules:

–As I write this, we’ve just started the new year. Please tell me in the comments- What is ONE new thing you’d like to learn or do in 2020? It can be anything- a sewing/quilting technique, learning to play an instrument, visiting some place you’ve never been, etc.

–Be sure that your email address is included in your profile or comment. If I choose your name, but cannot contact you immediately, I will choose another winner. (Also- be sure that you are checking your spam folder next week, just in case I’m trying to contact you. In the past I’ve had prizes go unclaimed because the winner did not respond to my emails. Don’t let that happen to you!!)

–Comment by 11:59 pm EST on Tuesday, February 4, 2020

–Winner will be chosen at random from all comments on this post.

–By entering this contest, you are confirming that you are at least 18 years of age. No purchase necessary. Void where prohibited by law. Winner is responsible for any taxes or fees.

Good luck and happy stitching! Thanks to EVERYONE who participated in our BOM this year!

Oh- I promised you a sneak peak of the 2020 Free Block of the Month, didn’t I?? I almost forgot! Kit fabrics have been ordered and we will start taking per-sale orders around April!

(Remember, the kit purchase is optional and will not be required for participating in the free BOM.)

Once again, you will have TWO different colorways to choose from for the fabric kit!!! We are calling our colorways “Spring” and “Summer.”


And a final Thank You to all of our sponsors, who make our annual Block of the Month so much fun!!!

Visit Just Another Button Company for adorable buttons and decorative pins which will make all of your projects even cuter than you ever imagined!! And check out their Stitch School with helpful and imaginative video tutorials!

Thermoweb is a manufacturer of fabulous products for the quilting, sewing and crafting industries, including Heat n Bond fusible web and DecoFoil.  Visit their blog for tons of creative ideas and projects!


Another new sponsor this year is Annie’s- Visit Annie’s Craft Store for exclusive patterns, books, magazine, video classes, fabric, yarn and more! This is the place to go for all of your creative hobby needs!


You are probably already familiar with Olfa mats and rotary cutters- check out their new Endurance blades, which last 2x longer!


Italian company Aurifil makes gorgeous threads for all of your sewing needs and wants! They also have a blog with free block patterns, sewing humor, and more.


Sarah J. Maxwell designs the cutest fabrics and patterns! Don’t miss her blog and website!


Martingale publishes beautiful books, and you can find patterns, gift items, and notions on their site, too!