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Subscriber Giveaway for July 2018

Redwork Kit designed by Mandy Shaw entitled

Let it Snow Xmas Hanging Hearts

 

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This delightful redwork kit comes complete with two bits of fabric (dotty and calico) decorative hanging ribbon and redwork thread.

To enter the competition just send an email entitled Let it Snow to justhandsontvcomp@gmail.com. The competition will close 31 July 2018

 

 

Competition for April 2018 (onwards!)

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Retails for £2,199!

justhands-on.tv and Janome offer you the chance to win the popular Janome MC9400QCP.

Valerie gives you a quick guided tour of the machine in the video below :

The MC9400QCP is the latest longarm model providing both speed (up to 1,060 spm) and precision (91 needle positions) for perfect sewing results. It’s also the biggest longarm model Janome has ever produced. Click here for more details. It’s worth £2,199 and could be yours - - for FREE.

It’s easy to enter. Just send an email entitled “Janome Prize Draw” to janomeprizedraw@justhands-on.tv . Please include your address and contact number, so should you be lucky enough to win, we’ll know where to send the machine - UK addresses only.

The competition will close on 31 December 2018 Midnight GMT.

To be eligible for the Prize Draw, you need to be:

  • a paid subscriber to justhands-on.tv at the time of entering
  • a delegate at a justhands-on.tv sewing retreat in 2018
  • or, an attendee at a FREE demonstration of the Janome MC9400QCP taking place at a justhands-on.tv sewing retreat in 2018 (details on evening demonstrations available on justhands-on.tv)

The good news is that you will have a very good chance of winning this prize because the numbers of those eligible is limited. So if you’ve been thinking about a quilting retreat, becoming a paid subscriber or having a closer look at the MC9400QCP, the time is now.

Prize draw entry runs the whole of 2018. Every paid attendance at a justhands-on.tv sewing retreat can be entered into the draw. All other eligible entries are limited to 1 per person.

The winner will be picked at random and announced in January 2019 and will receive the machine ready to enjoy an amazing 2019 and beyond.

For more information on justhands-on.tv retreats click here
For more information on a subscription to justhands-on.tv click here
For more information on Prize Draw terms and conditions click here

 

 

Subscriber Giveaway for June 2018

Sorry this competition is now closed

but is available through the shop - just click here.

Dragonfly Duo pincushion designed by Lorna Bateman

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Crewel embroidery and simple beading are used in this delightful and useful pincushion and for more information on what the kit includes and how appealing it is - click here.

To enter the competition just send an email entitled Dragonfly Duo to justhandsontvcomp@gmail.com. The competition closed 30 June 2018

 

Subscriber Giveaway for May 2018

Sorry this competition is now closed

but is available through the shop - just click here.

This month we have a wonderful layercake bundle of 10" squares from Oakshott:

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There are 30 colours and would make a fantastic quick quilt;  If you are looking for inspiration here is one that Valerie made earlier with a similar bundle called Paintbrush Crosses

To enter the competition just send an email entitled Oakshott Paintbrush to justhandsontvcomp@gmail.com. The competition  closed 31 May 2018

 

Subscriber Giveaway for March 2018

Miniature Quilt Kit from Julia Gahagan

Sorry this competition is now closed

but is available through the shop - just click here.

This delightful little kit makes up into approx 10"x7" size; the fabric shapes are held into place with shadow applique technique

 

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The kit includes all the fabric for the houses, landscape, backing, binding and shadow fabric, wadding, design sheet and instructions.

To enter the competition just send an email entitled Mediterranean Village to justhandsontvcomp@gmail.com. The competition closed 31 March 2018

 

Subscriber Giveaway for Feb 2018

Win A Sewing weekend at the De Vere Cotswold Water Park Hotel , Cirencester (near Swindon) for you and a friend (could be non-sewing)

Sat 17 and Sunday 18 March 2018

Sorry this competition is now closed

 

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Join Gail Penberthy to work on a delightful tree skirt or table topper on day one and then on the second day you can select one of Gail’s own delightful patterns that use folded pieces of fabric or felt to create items for the home. (Gail is quite flexible about this, if you wanted you could  just work on the one project of your choice).

AND after dinner on the Saturday Gail is offering a pop-up demo/make and take workshop to create her delightful little triangle boxes – great for gifts and using up scraps of wadding and for those who like a little hand sewing. You can see what we mean by clicking here

Your prize includes:

  • 1 x overnight stay at the Cotswold Water Park hotel for 2 people (Note: For non-sewers / partners the room will be shared. For participants of the course, you will each have your own room if you want)
  • If you do bring a friend, they can either be a participant on the course, or be a non sewing friend / partner.
  • Classes will be with Gail Penberthy in the hotel from 10 – 4 on Saturday 17th March 2018 and 10 – 4 on Sunday 18th March 2018 AND you can sew until late, late, late on Saturday evening if you want.
  • After dinner pop-up demo/make and take workshop with Gail demonstrating pyramid advent boxes - including a FREE pattern + FREE starter kit. All you need to bring is a fat quarter of your favourite fabric.  Or if you like, just enjoy the demo with a glass of wine and take the pack to work on at home.
  • Lunch and refreshments will be served both days including a buffet lunch and a 3 course dinner on Saturday and breakfast and a buffet lunch on Sunday.
  • Kits/ materials are not included. You will be sent requirements for the course and there will be a pop up shop on site from Gail and Creative Quilting to help with supplies
  • Accommodation is available on the Friday night at a special rate at the winners and guests expense, should you wish to arrive a day early.

For more information on the whole weekend – click here

There is a lot to do in the area as well as the Water Park itself, for a non-sewing plus one.

To enter the competition just send an email entitled Cotswold Water Park  to justhandsontvcomp@gmail.com. The competition closed 28th Feb  2018

 

 

Subscriber Giveaway for Jan 2018

Pack of 10 Aurifil Threads designed by Jennifer Paganelli

Sorry this competition is now closed

but is available through the shop - just click here

 

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These threads are 40wt (so slightly thicker) and 100% cotton and would be wonderful for quilting.

To enter the competition just send an email entitled Aurifil Threads to justhandsontvcomp@gmail.com. The competition closed 31st Jan 2018

Subscriber Giveaway for Dec 2017
Sewing World Magazine - (Dec 2017 issue)

Sorry this competition is now closed (but Creative Quilting still have a few copies!)

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This month we are giving away 5 copies of Sewing World Magazine which has lots of fabulous festive sewing for you including the wonderful 5 Baubles cushion project from our very own Anne Baxter ( the workshop of which you can of course enjoy by clicking here). There are 10 Festive projects including an easy-to-make, elegant Kimono Jacket and an Embellished Purse project from Emily Levy. Décor wise, there is a Christmas Elf Bowl, a Mitten Garland and 'The Little Deer' Christmas Stocking. You can read about Contemporary Embroidery with Mr X Stitch and find out more about the work of machine embroiderer, Linda Miller, with a look behind the scenes at William Gee – an atmospheric haberdashery set in the heart of London’s East End. Altogether - a fab read!

To enter the giveaway just send an email entitled Baubles to justhandsontvcomp@gmail.com. The competition closed 31 December 2017.

 

Subscriber Giveaway for November 2017

Leaf Clasp brooch kit (pink) by Kathleen Laurel Sage

sorry this competition is now closed but is available through the shop - just click here

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This lovely layered machine embroidery kit creates a gorgeous pink brooch. The kit contains full instructions and pattern to trace; clasp; water soluble film, seed beads and sequins and organza of the appropriate colour to layer..

To enter the giveway just send an email entitled Pink Brooch Kit to justhandsontvcomp@gmail.com. The competition closed 30 Nov 2017.

 

 

Subscriber Giveaway for October 2017

Bundle of 5x Fat 1/4'metres Into the Woods range of fabrics from Lady Sew and Sew

sorry this competition is now closed but is available through the shop - just click here

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This is a wonderful NEW range of fabrics designed by Makower Fabrics.

To enter the giveway just send an email entitled Into the Woods to justhandsontvcomp@gmail.com. The competition  closed 31 Oct 2017.

 

 

Subscriber Giveaway for September 2017 Kantha Hare Clock Kit
from Angela Daymond

sorry this competition is now closed

but it is still available in the shop - click here

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This hand sewing kit uses kantha stitching to create a practical and beautiful clock. The kit contains a detailed hare clock pattern including numerals and background pattern as well as the clock mechanism, all fabric required, threads, one John James needle,  23cm/9 inch embroidery hoop

To enter the giveway just send an email entitled Hare Clock to justhandsontvcomp@gmail.com. The competition closed 30 September 2017

 

 

Subscriber Giveaway for August 2017 Outlander panel
from Lady Sew and Sew

sorry this competition is now closed

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This range of fabrics is based on the exceptionally popular TV series of the same name and the exclusive UK stockist is Lady Sew and Sew, Henley.

To enter the giveway just send an email entitled Outlander to justhandsontvcomp@gmail.com. The competition  closed 31 Aug 2017

If you can't wait until the end of the month (!) then the panel is available through the shop and supporting fabrics are available directly from Lady Sew and Sew (again details on the shop page for the panel)

Subscriber Giveaway for July 2017

A Trio of Christmas Brooches from Mandy Shaw

sorry this competition is now closed

 

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This lovely trio of Gingerbreadman, Polar Bear and Reindeer  come in kit form ;  Great to wear, to give as a gift, to decorate your crackers, serviettes or use as a decoration.  Kit includes all you need to make all three.  Size approx 3-4 inches.

Just send an email entitled Brooches to justhandsontvcomp@gmail.com. The competition  closed 31 July  2017

Subscriber Giveaway for June 2017

Seaside Kantha kit from Angela Daymond

sorry this competition is now closed

but it is still available in the shop - click here

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This lovely Seaside Kantha kit from Angela Daymond, with a selection of sea creatures adorning this little wall project that combines kantha stitching and simple patchwork. The kit contains sufficient threads to complete pattern; full size drawings for you to trace; plus pebble fabric to create this project .

Just send an email entitled Seaside to justhandsontvcomp@gmail.com. The competition closed 30 June 2017

 

Subscriber Giveaway for May 2017

Mini Tuffet Pin Cushion kit in pink from Lady Sew and Sew

sorry this competition is now closed

but it is  available in the shop in both pink and blue - click here

 

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This little pincushion comes as a kit and can be made up in an afternoon - the fabrics will be similar to those shown in the picture and produce just as gorgeous an effect. Finished size approx 4" diameter x 2" high.

Just send an email entitled Pink Mini Tuffet Pincushion to justhandsontvcomp@gmail.com. The competition  closed 31 May 2017

 

 

 


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