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winners... yes, plural!

Thank you to everybody who played along in what I think is my first blog giveaway.
I loved reading all the comments so much. Got some great ideas and also a few laughs!
I got the Amitie Girl herself to randomly pick a winner out of the hat so here it is...

Congratulations FRENCHIE who said: Oragnisation is key. My girlfriends and I organise a monthly session dedicated to a nice homemade lunch and an afternoon of all types of sewing. We call it Crafternoon!

I loved this giveaway so much that I have decided to giveaway a SECOND PRIZE!
I have a Jelly Roll for this prize from the same range as fat 1/4 bundle. It's my favorite comment that will win this prize so...
Congratulations to KAREN WILSON who wrote: I think my survival tactic is: don't do the housework!! I only do things that need doing, hence we have a walk-in-robe that you can't walk in because there are clean clothes all over the floor and stuff like that. Means I'm a lot more sane!

We call that a Floordrobe in my house Karen!
Frenchie and Karen please e-mail us at amitie@amitie.com.au with your address so we can get your prizes to you.

Thanks again to everybody who played a long. This might have been the first giveaway but it certainly won't be the last!


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