Giveaway-Bits and Pieces

Giveaway-Bits and Pieces

I thought it was time I did another Giveaway ๐Ÿ™‚ย  I’ve gone through my stash of embellishment fabrics, fibres and scraps and put together a package that should give you plenty of choices for adding extras to your felt creations. These are some gorgeous metallic novelty yarns/fancy fibres. There are 5 different ones each about 3 metres long.

There are also some shorter lengths of novelty yarns in all different colours and types.

These gorgeous crinkly fibres are from another novelty yarn that I unravelled. I used a lot of them in this piece here.


There are some pieces and scraps of silk:

Organza

Gratuitous supermacro of organza ๐Ÿ™‚

and synthetic fabrics

There is also some Cotton Noil

And some natural fibres and top, Top L-R Egyptian Cotton fibre, Crimped Viscose fibre, Bamboo Fibre. Bottom L-R: Flax, Ramie, Banana top.


If you’d like to win this fabric and fibre giveaway, simply comment on this post. I’ll announce the winner Next Sunday, 21st October. Please can the winner comment on the announcement post within 2 days so I can contact you for your postal address, thanks a lot ๐Ÿ™‚

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41 thoughts on “Giveaway-Bits and Pieces

  1. I love the organza photo – very close-up is fully justified as far as I’m concerned!
    And those fibres in the last photo look as soft as duck down.
    What is it about such photos – I should have put on a pelican bib before looking at them to save my tee-shirt becoming soggy through dribble.

    1. Ha ๐Ÿ™‚
      I must admit, I was playing around with my fibres longer than I needed to, to do this ๐Ÿ™‚
      They look gorgeous and the natural ones smell gorgeous too ๐Ÿ™‚

  2. These look like they would be so much fun to play with! BTW – it looks like the link to show what you made using the crinkly fibres isn’t working properly.

  3. My mind is off on a tangent about how to use the fibres and other shiny things. I hope I am lucky enough to win!

  4. I must say, I really enjoy reading your posts and I would love to try some of the fibers that you are talking about in this post. We have the SouthEast Animal Show this month and I will look for them there. Thanks for all your informative information. I especially liked your pricing series.

  5. Ooooooh! I’m drooling too! These look supercalafragilsticexpialidocious – I’d use a better word if I could think of one. My right brain has gone into overdrive. ๐Ÿ˜€

    Count me into the draw! ::)

  6. I Just discovered your blog, and would LOVE to play with these samples! Please count me in for the draw!
    Now I’m off to join the forum…

    1. Thanks everyone ๐Ÿ™‚
      Thanks for joining the forum, Kristin, I hope you’ll enjoy it and I’ll look forward to seeing you there ๐Ÿ™‚

  7. Love your pictures! So inspiring…I was thinking that we could do a little stash exchange. I am sure that I could find some interesting stuff for you. And skip the draw for me. I am still working from my stash!

  8. It has been awhile since I checked in here and what a great day it turned out to be to do so! What a wonderful collection of fibers and fabrics! Inspiration galore!

  9. The colours and textures give you inspiration alone. I would love to try all of these in some nuno.
    Count me in please!

  10. Thanks for the nice comments, everyone ๐Ÿ™‚
    I hope whoever wins enjoys the fibres as much as I do ๐Ÿ™‚

  11. I’m just learning to felt and it would be great to be able to use the wonderful fibers from your stash to jazz up my creations!

  12. Just found this website. It looks very interesting and useful, will definitely be having a look around! I have just started a course at uni doing fashion and textiles and would love to use those bits and pieces in my work! Count me in!

  13. Beautiful site, interesting and helpful. Being an absolute beginner I need all the tips etc that I can find. I can already see this craft becoming a favourite amongst the many I already do.

  14. Thanks a lot everyone for all the nice comments and for entering the giveaway. I’ve drawn the winner and will announce it in a new post soon ๐Ÿ™‚

  15. Hi Just found your blog and am thrilled. It looks great. Thanks for a chance to win. Button Girl

  16. ooooh…the fun I could have with all these goodies. Adding even a little bit of interesting fiber to project take it to a new level of cool every time!

    1. Im doing a project on texture at university, so this would be amazing for me! Good luck everybody! xx

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