Monday, 26 November 2012

a winner, a thank you, a new day & a new friend




 Hello lovelies
I'm back
feeling a little battered and bruised by recent events
but also heartened and thankful
your kind words really and truly mean so much to me
I feel like I have been scooped up and given a huge hug
I feel so lucky
Thank you
x


x these are for you x



"Hello and welcome" to my new followers
it's so lovely to make new friends

Today is a fresh new day, the beginning of a fresh new week
and it is GIVEAWAY WINNER DAY
so let's get on with it shall we?

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The winner is .................... comment number 46
The lovely Daisy from Lazy Daisy Jones






I have only just met daisy
and am looking forward to getting to know her better
her blog is beautiful .... go take a peek
I will be in touch shortly Daisy
the Mollie makes Christmas book 
and 
Master Wally Winterbird are yours!




I have a new friend
 a Bernina 330




sooooooooo excited
I gathered together my earnings
and splashed out!
we haven't had much time together just yet 
but on first impressions
we will get on like a house on fire
(now I've typed that it sounds a very odd saying, doesn't it?)
I will let you know how things go if you like



Well I hope you are managing to stay dry
the weather here in the UK is mostly VERY wet

Thanks again for your kind words
 ♥

BIG love 
j x







20 comments:

  1. I am sorry I am only now catching up with your last couple of posts but I'll add a big, fat BOO to the nasty 'Anonymous' commenter. I sometimes think it would be good if Blogger did away with this option! The copying to sell is terrible - I was discussing that very issue with the writer of a crafty book on Saturday. It's probably no consolation, but the ones I've seen on Etsy (had to have a look) aren't a patch on yours...Hope this week is filled with exclusively nice things.
    x

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  2. Congrats to the winner. :)
    Oh I do love your new baby, how exciting ~ enjoy!!!!!
    This little corner of the UK is thankfully dry but very, very chilly!
    Happy Monday,
    Vivienne x

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  3. (((hugs))) just read your last posts, what a silly comment, just ignore them if they can't even put a name! Your creations are amazing and I would be annoyed if I made such wonderful things only to have them sold by others. Your new machine is lovely and I'm sure you'll be the best of friends :) xx

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  4. Ooh congratulations Daisy! Love your new friend Jooles, she looks very fancy :) glad you are feeling better too.
    Victoria xx

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  5. Glad you are feeling a bit better! Well done to Daisy, her blog is great, happy sewing! :)

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  6. Dear Jooles, thanks for the flowers :D!
    And congratulations to Daisy of course!
    Have a wonderful week, love from Mirjam.

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  7. Congratulations to Daisy! I am glad you have perked up a bit now.I think it was so mean for someone to have a go at you like that, anonymously at that. Your makes are beautiful Jooles, such an inspiration, sadly my homemade stuff isnt a patch on yours but I do love to do it!

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  8. Hello Jooles
    Thank you for the lovely flowers they brighten up a grey wet day
    ...congratulations to lovely Daisy!
    Now for your new acquisition she looks the business! I am sure you will get on just fine
    Happy Monday
    Thea x

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  9. Just catching up....so sorry to hear you had a mean comment...and someone copied your lovely work too....how upsetting. I hope you are feeling better about it all now. Your new sewing machine looks wonderful! You will be making lots of adorable new sew sweet violet creations on it soon :) Congratulations to the lucky winner of your lovely giveaway.
    Hope this week is just full of happy things for you, Jooles.
    Helen x

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  10. oo new machine!-I like!!!
    Hugs to you Joolesx

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  11. Congratulations to the lovely Miss Daisy ... loving your new machine ... very swish ... Bee xx

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  12. I sold my very fancy Bernina a while back ... kinda wish I hadn't now. Have fun with your new pal :D

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  13. So glad you are feeling happier and bolstered by all the bloggy love. Your new sewing machine looks pretty fantastic, I have to say. I hope it is a long and happy relationship! x

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  14. So sorry about the comment and copying of your advent! So sad that people do that! Love your new friend! Yay, for Daisy! Wishing you a beautiful week! xo Heather

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  15. congratulations to Daisy!!!
    the new sewing machine seems amazing: have fun and good work!!
    xxx Alessandra

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  16. Congrats to the winner! Hope this new week is much, much better for you xx

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  17. Jooles, I'm appalled that someone could call you Mercenary and leave such a nasty comment. When you made the gorgeous bunting for my daughter you were so lovely and understanding why I hadn't paid as my mum was so ill at the time. It reminds me of the saying 'If you can't say anything nice, don't say anything at all!' Love Sharon X

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  18. Congratulations to the winner, you lucky girl!
    Jooles I love your new machine, enjoy using her xx

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  19. Lucky winner!!!
    Looking forward to seeing your first projects made with your new machine.....
    Carly
    x

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  20. OOOOOOh Jooles Just sat down to check up on the givaways and update my side bar thingy and Hurrah I won!!! Luck lucky me!
    will nip over to my emails and contact you,
    bestest wishes ever
    Daisy xxx

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