19 August 2011

cabbages & roses giveaway


I'm sure you've heard the wonderful news....that Cabbages & Roses fabric will be available here in the states beginning in September through Moda....are you as excited about this as I am?

I adore Cabbages & Roses....the fabrics....the books....the clothes....it's all so beautiful....and inspiring.

Cabbages & Roses has been kind enough to offer one of my readers a wonderful treat....a chance to win some C & R for your home.

What's the giveaway you ask....well to start you'll get a copy of Christina Strutt's book Home-Made Vintage. This is a wonderful book full of inspiring photos and wonderful projects.


And....to go along with the book....how about some yummy C & R fabric. The winner will also receive 1 yard of the fabric above....and 1 yard of the green coordinating fabric below....love the green colorway.

So there you have it.....a wonderful book to inspire.....and 2 yards of gorgeous C & R fabrics to put that inspiration to work.

If you'd like more inspiration....you can visit Cabbages & Roses here and here.

To enter just leave a comment on this post as to what you would do with the fabric if you won. The giveaway ends at midnight on Friday, August 26th and the winner will be chosen using Random.org and announced here on Monday.

Good luck!



112 comments:

  1. YES! I AM excited about Moda getting this great designer! love c&r :) i would make a sweet little apron, or a little easy skirt for myself or my little girlie :)

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  2. OH MY GOSH!!!! I ADORE them. I am getting ready to re-decorate my living room and am doing it in greens, yellows and reds, and smiled when I saw the green fabric. My problem, when I see them in stock here will be not buying it all up! I would make a sweet pillow for my couch! Thanx for sharing!!!!!

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  3. Oh I would love that bok. I would make pillows for my couch or bed. I love their fabrics.

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  4. I need to make some beautiful pillows with that fabric! I can't wait to get my hands on that book ;)

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  5. hmm...what would I do. Probably add it to my fabric stash until I decide what to make! lol. Love it and thank you so much!!!
    Blessings~

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  6. Maybe a banner...I'll bet that book would inspire me!!

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  7. OH YA!! I adore there stuff....just so pretty. What would I do ...I have a set of boxes just screaming to be covered in that wonderful fabric. That book would be read MANY times.LOL
    Thanks for a great give a way!!
    Paula

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  8. What a wonderful giveaway! I would probably make a pillow!

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  9. FUN giveaway!
    I'd probably make a new valance and sink skirt with the fabric. Thanks for the chance to win!

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  10. So lovely! I would make pillows with button closures, and I certainly would enjoy that book too!

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  11. I'd probably EAT IT! :) It looks that yummy!

    No, I'd skirt something, which is my favorite thing to do with fabric.

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  12. This is the pattern of fabric I adore! I'm not sure what I would do with it if I won possibly hang in my kitchen window...or use to make pillow slips. I can hardly wait for their fabric to be here in the USA!

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  13. I love C&R fabric. I think a new curtain in the kitchen would be nice. The book would be wonderful!

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  14. I would love to make new throw pillows for my bed and I could probably get lost in the book and its projects for hours and hours!

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  15. I would make some gorgeous pillow slips for our bedroom. Thank you so much for the chance to win!

    XO,
    Anne

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  16. I had no idea that moda was going to start carrying their fabrics! YAY!!! I can't wait! Thanks for sharing! OH, I would use the giveaway fabric to make some throw pillows for my new IKEA sofa : ) Thanks for sharing the great news!!! Have a great weekend!

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  17. I would use this gorgeous fabric for pillows for our sofa, which is a matching green! Thanks so much for the chance :)

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  18. I love the fabric and would savor it on my shelf of fabrics and then make pillow cases.. Thanks for the chance to win. Pam

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  19. Being the talented seamstress that I am, I sure would put that fabulous fabric to good use. I'm thinking new throw pillows adorned with vintage buttons for good measure. Maybe some loveley curtains in the kitchen? I just love vintage fabric. It would be in good hands:)

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  20. I've just been dying for the US line to come out! I can't wait! The problem is that I can't sew...but I'm sure I would find a way to have either a pillow or one of those awesome totes made : ) Thanks for the giveaway!
    Courtney

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  21. I love that fabric! Would probably use it in my guest room for bed pillows. Thanks for the giveaway!

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  22. wonderful giveaway! I would ask my sis in law to sew lavender pillows~ xo Rachel

    French Farmhouse 425

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  23. What a perfect prize for a lucky winner.
    Finding the book here is near to impossible...
    Susan

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  24. gorgeous giveaway, please pop me in your virtual hat.

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  25. I AM so excited about this fabric being sold in the US. I think this is a fabulous give away. I have several ideas--at first I thought I would make a tote. Then I thought aprons for my grandgirlies with matching ones for their dolls would be fun!

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  26. Being that I am a total beginner in sewing...I would start with a pillow cover...maybe some cute napkins too!!! ;) I heart C&R!!!

    By the way, thanks for stopping by my blog & commenting!!! I do adore your blog...I have the same black granite, and like you - would love to get rid of it! But...it's gonna have to stay for now. ;) So your kitchen inspires my kitchen redo!! ;)

    XOXO's,
    Jessie

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  27. It so probably not fair of me to enter...but I want that book so bad! Lol!

    Seriously, don't enter my name...I just wanted to leave you a comment and say Hi. So..."Hi".

    Miss you!

    W.T.

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  28. Owwwwww...that book!! i like it very much and beautiful fabric too......may i count in ???...love from me Ria...xxx..

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  29. Hello! Please include me in your giveaway. I would love to recover my petite bench which sits at the foot of my bed with C &R !! Thanks so much. Kara

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  30. make a pillow for the antique railroad bench my mom just got for our kitchen!

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  31. Hello, I'd make "Beautiful" placemats+napkins!
    Thanks so for sharing!

    jldouglas@wispwest.net

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  32. Thanks for sharing such an awesome giveaway! I'd love to get lost in that book, and for the fabric... I think I'd make a little dress for The Goose, my youngest.

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  33. I'm house hunting. I would add it to my stash of fabrics, and use it somewhere in my new home. Curtains maybe.

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  34. I love the vintage home look and especially this fabric. I would make a table runner for my kitchen where the color would go really well with the mahogany cabinets in my kitchen!

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  35. OH MY GOSH,I love that fabric,what would I do with it.....oh I see pillows,big,soft mushy pillows...oh yeah!!! And Andrea you know I need more pillows....xoxo

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  36. Oh my goodness...thank you for a chance to win my friend....i would make cushions for my new home...or maybe a tote bag just for me? Happy dance

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  37. how generous - I would make a cushion for my mums new home. Well, I'd let her make a cushion! Hope you're including those over seas - if not I can nominate one of your folk to gift to if I win!
    fee x

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  38. I always enjoy visiting your blog. Thank you for hosting such a lovely giveaway. I would love to be entered in your drawing and if I were to win, I would make a pillow or cover a small bench. My contact info is bwrawling at gmail.com

    Blessings,
    Beth

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  39. What an awesome giveaway!! Love, love, love the fabric! :) I would make some beautiful pillows for my two little girl's bedrooms!

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  40. What a wonderful fabric they always have! I would make a bag and a pillow.
    Thank you for the opportunity darling!
    Have a nice day
    Silvia

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  41. Oh goodness what a great giveaway! I would make some curtains for my downstairs kitchen and bath. Ok...I'll fess up...I'd have to have a friend make them for me!

    Thanks for the chance!!

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  42. I would have so much fun deciding what to sew first! Most likely a big basket liner or a down and feather pillow! Thanks for the chance! Leslie

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  43. Throw pillows! And I love to add that book to my nightstand.

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  44. I would try my hand at a purse! What a great giveaway, THANKS Faded Plains and Cabbages and Roses! Andrea @ townandprairie

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  45. Gorgeous fabric! I would make a curtain for my back door. Thanks.

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  46. <3<3<3love c&r everything! what a wonderful giveaway! if i won i would use the fabric to recover a headboard and maybe a pillow or two!

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  47. Sweeeet giveaway, Andrea! ♥ I adore anything Cabbages & Roses! Their patterns and colors would go so pretty with my French country farmhouse decor! Hmmmm....I think I would make an herbal warming pillow for my mother to help ease her arthritic shoulders. She's a fan of C&B, too. :) Thanks for being so thoughtful and generous, sweetie!

    xoxo laurie

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  48. I love this fabric, I just redid my kitchen cabinets in green and so maybe some tea towels, or pillows would be great. Would really love the book. Thanks for another great giveaway.
    Regina

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  49. Oh so many options with that lovely fabric...a kitchen curtain, skirt, pillows, chair cover, endless possibilities. Thank you for including me in the drawing!

    Warmly,

    Jacqueline

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  50. I would make matching aprons for my girls

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  51. Thanks for letting us know Moda is to carry these fabrics, I have drooled over them forever. There is a lot of things I can think of doing with the fabric, too many to list! I think I would cover a bench cushion for my entryway.

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  52. I am so in love with this line of fabric! How wonderful we can purchase it here now! Yahoo! Would love to be inspired by this book and fabric! I would make a dress for my little 18 month old sweetie! And a pillow and little blankie!
    Lisa

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  53. How lovely!! I could use the fabric and book to make an Island retreat Hawaii where I live in a frugal and beach y little place
    aloha Lilla

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  54. Oh how exciting! I've just popped over from Dreamy Whites - love your style! I'm just learning to quilt so I guess the fabric woulnt go astray! And that book looks so inspiring! x

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  55. Pillows, pillows, pillows! LOVE Cabbages and Roses, Andrea. Such a beautiful and classic prints.

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  56. I would love to read the book! With the fabric I would make a table runner or a pillow!

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  58. I have a crazy quilt im going to be starting that I would LOVE to add this too :)

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  59. I'm not sure if I entered this giveaway, but I would absolutely love to! If I do win, I was thinking of using the fabric for pillows or sachets filled with lavender, but, it would be great for napkins during christmas time =) Have a great week! Xoxoxo 1942charm.blogspot.com

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  60. Love the tone on tone of this fabric!
    I think it would make the most beautiful pillows or a framed piece as wall art.

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  61. Oh so pretty.. I would probably make a ruffly sink skirt and matching curtain for my kitchen!!

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  62. Oh, anything that Cabbage and Roses makes I adore..I would be so inspired to win your beautiful giveaway..xx

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  63. What a lovely giveaway. Thank you.

    Since I'm an addicted quilter, I think that's the way I would go if I won. Who really knows tho until they get their hands on it?

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  64. I just found your lovely blog & I'm a new follower. Thank you for this gorgeous giveaway!

    Cheers!

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  65. So so pretty! Just the perfect fabric for my
    Granddaughters...

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  66. I have a sweet little bench that I'm working on, and this fabric would make the perfect pillow for it.

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  67. Love C&R!!! How nice of her to offer something to your readers.

    I would probably cover a chair cushion or make pillows. But hard to say until it is in my home and it tells me where it wants to go. :-)

    Exciting!

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  68. This fabric would be great for pillows in my daughter's room. Thanks for a chance to win :)

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  69. That's pretty exciting that Moda will be carrying this fabric!
    I would make a pillow!
    Thx so much!
    Debbie

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  70. Wonderful!! My little girl would love a new dress and I would love some pillows. Thanks so much!

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  71. YEAH...so excited...thanks sooo much!!!

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  72. I would use it to make a beautiful pillow for my bed, or maybe try to make a shirt! The possibilities are endless!

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  73. I think this fabric would be just perfect as a seat cover for my new kitchen.

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  74. Oops. I deleted my first comment because I forgot to add what I would make if I won - so, I'll try again...

    I am a huge fan of C&R - please toss my name in the hat! If I were to win, I would love to make a bag &/or pillows. :)

    Thank you!
    Zuzu

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  75. I love the look of Cabbages and Roses fabric and would love to sew some pillows with the fabric. If there were any scraps left I would make a pretty apron to hang in our kitchen. Thanks for the chance and for sharing the lovely photos.

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  76. Such a treat! I would hurry and make a curtain for my kitchen cupboard + some pretty pillows for the kitchen chairs!

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  77. Oh the possibilities!
    but, I do think a ruffly dress for my girl would be perfect and maybe a pillow!

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  78. Hellodear! Love your space here and love all inspirations you share with us! And what a stunning giveaway! Well, dear, if I win I think about some creations like pillows with lace, a little table cloth with ruffles and lace, some hearts with different kind of laces... :) I've posted on my sidebar. And thanks so much for this lovely chance! God bless, my dear! :D
    Follower's name: Rachel Berault
    Email: rachelwishmade@gmail.com

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  79. Lovely fabric. I would make a market tote or some pillow covers.

    Thanks for the chance to win.

    jlkolenda@comcast.net

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  80. BEAUTIFUL!!! I would make some pillows and curtains with them :D

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  81. That fabric is yummy! Endless possibilities for its use, and the book? Yes please!!

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  82. some cute capris for my girlie would definently be in order ;)

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  83. Oh dear...what would I do? Um...something wonderful. Like a skirt for me, or a clutch, bag, curtains, pillows, you get the idea.

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  84. Oh be still my heart! This is the fabric I have been wanting for sooooo long.I want to make pillows to match my Restoration Hardware Linen Bedding.Pure Love..........~Cheers Kim

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  85. I would use this fabric to make some really fun stuff:) Pillows or bags or cover a small chair. LOVE the stuff.

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  86. Oh this would make such a pretty purse!

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  87. Cabbages and Roses coming here??!!!! WOW! I love their stuff, oohhing and aahhing over it, redecorating my home with it...can't wait. If I won the fabric I'd either make an apron or a purse with it. Something feminine and sweet just like the fabric itself. Oh I hope I win!
    MCB

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  88. I think I would make an old fashioned apron!

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  89. Oh...such a beautiful book and fabric! I think I would either make pillows or curtains with it.

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  90. I would love to make something sweet & quilted for my mother in-law, these fabrics remind me of her! :)

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  91. Wow... 91, now 92 comments! Would love to be entered in the give away!

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  92. so pretty and the book looks fun too.

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  93. My head is swirling with ideas! Beautiful fabric and a book.My two most favorite things!

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  94. I would make some drop-dead gorgeous pillows for my livingroom!

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  95. Please count me in! I'll keep my fingers crossed! :)
    Blessings!

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  96. Oops, forgot to tell you that I'd love that fabric for pillows in my guest room. It would be so p.e.r.f.e.c.t!

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  97. I love them! I would definitely recover these two antique chairs I have painted and waiting for some awesome fabric! Btw, Urban Farm Girl says hi!!

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  98. I love this giveaway! Thank you! Would make a pillow dress fro my little girl and pillows for my bed! Thanks again.

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  99. I'd make an apron, or a dress for my daughter!

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  100. Pretty!I'd make curtains for my bedroom...love this.

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  101. I love the fabric! I think it would make lovely pillows to go with the chenille pillows on my day bed. I love the book too!

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  102. I love those fabrics and the book looks fabulous too. I have an armchair that is in need of beautiful coordinating fabrics for the chair back inside/outside and the seat cushion, this would be great.

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  103. I'm thinking a beautiful apron or maybe a ruffely table runner

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  104. my Grandma's white rocker that i have on my porch is begging to be recovered. this beautiful green c & r would be sooo beautiful on it!

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  105. sent by Urban Farm Girl ! I love that fabric and I can see pillows with lace and lots of ruffles for my bed!!!

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  106. Lovely, lovely!! I would make a few pillows with the fabric! Thanks for a chance to win! Susan purrpage3 at verizon dot net

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  107. Ahhhhhh, a lovely farmgirl apron to wear around the farmstead for me. I am so hoping to win this!

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  108. I would use the fabric to make gorgeous lumbar pillows!!! Would make a perfect gift for Christmas!
    Cathy B
    pbprojecthope at yahoo dot com
    http://palmbreezeliving.blogspot.com

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  109. I love their projects and fabrics...have already checked to see who will carry it in my area and maybe make a sweet tote to begin with.

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  110. Love your blog and what is not to love about C&R? Wouldn't the two fabrics make a beautiful purse? I am a newbie to blogging....still trying to figure a lot of it out....your blog has been one of my inspirations. Thank you!

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  111. i've been unplugged all week.. hope there is still time to enter! ♥

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