So playful! Angela Yosten is bringing back the fun and imagination of paper dolls with her new fabric collection Flats from Moda Fabrics and coordinating thread collection from Aurifil. Due for release in May, the bright colors and modern designs make it perfect for any project for the young or the young at heart!
It is not surprising that Angela, a busy wife and mother, is so talented with color and design.
“Since I was young, I was influenced by many talented people. Growing up I was raised in both a technical and creative atmosphere.While my mother taught me how to sew and encouraged all things arts and crafts-related, my father owned a computer business and taught me how to be independent and figure things out on my own. My grandmothers and greats were also a constant influence with their own special talents of knitting, sewing, quilting and art. I have always enjoyed drawing, painting and designing, but it was not until I had my own children that inspired me to find my way back into the sewing room to discover my own style
On the technical side, I work full-time as a web developer for Moda Fabrics. On the creative side, I have my own design company as an outlet to be able to share my designs through books, patterns, and tutorials.”
Angela is also the author of Stop. Go. Quilt. Sew! published by Stash Books and a contributor to Modern Blocks, Fresh Fabric Treats, and Sweet Celebrations with the Moda Bake Shop Chefs.
Aurifil is presenting two thread collections to accompany her fabric. Each collection has 12 spools of the finest cotton.
The first collection case includes 12 colors of 12 wt thread in large spools each containing 386 yards .
Colors included : 2021-2311-2314-2372-2360.4241-2625-5007-2886-2105-2140-1103
The second collection case includes 12 colors of 50 wt thread in large spools each containing 1422 yards .
Colors included : 2021-2311-2314-2372-2360.4241-2625-5007-2886-2105-2140-1103
Aurifil and Moda have teamed up to make your sewing playtime twice as nice with a giveaway featuring a fat quarter set, 24 prints and four panels, of Angela Yosten’s fabric line ( this will be shipped in April) and an Aurifil 12wt thread collection.
The giveaway will close Sunday Feb 17th at midnight EST. A random winner will be announced by Tuesday Feb 19th.
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To enter this giveaway please leave a comment sharing your favorite childhood game.
I loved playing Flashlight Tag in the woods near my grandmother’s summer house with my cousins. 15 to 20 kids of all ages, some of my best friends growing up!
Very beautiful collection! My favorite game was Monopoly. Owning Park Ave. was the best part.
This is a beautiful collection. Such fun. My favorite childhood game was Hop Scotch. Thanks for the chance to win.
Love the fabric and matching thread! My favorite childhood game would be hide mad seek especially if we played outside, thanks for the chance to win!
What beautiful fabric! My favorite childhood game was jumping rope. Thanks for the giveaway. :0)
I love playing cards–any game–and I loved winning!
I played with dolls all the time. It was no other child near by, but I was very fond of my dolls, and I sewed new chlotes all the time.
I loved to play pick-up sticks when I was young. Thank you for the chance to win your
My favorite game was Jacks…
I think that I loved playing mermaids with my cousin on my grandmas trampoline filled with water the best 🙂 thanks for the chance!
My favorite childhood game was playing softball- what fun we had! Thanks for the opportunity to win the Aurifil threads, my favorite thread for quilting! bmoubray (at) yahoo (dot) com
I loved playing house or shop with my younger sister! We would set it all up in lots of detail and play for hours. Another one was planning and performing a “concert” for our mom (or anyone else who might have been there) – all together with “stage lights” (aka table lamp on the floor, turned up 🙂 ).
Jacks and Old Maid were my favorite games. Can’t decide which I like the best. Bit I do know I like those pretty threads.
I have fond memories of playing kick the can with all the neighborhood kids! It was so exciting and scary!
Love the collection! My favorite game growing up was red light-green light. Boy, thinking about this has brought back some great memories!!
We were always outside, playing all shorts of games.
Hide and steek was one of our favourites
I loved the game Colored Eggs, I don’t remember the exact details on how to play it but I remember having a lot of fun with my friends at recess!
I loved playing all of the outdoor games, jumprope, roller skating, etc. But some of my favorites were when my sister and I built a fort out of sheets on our front porch and the games we played late at night when we went to bed! We had twin beds in our room and we used to play that we were on a raft that got split, we would hold hands until we “floated” to far apart-then one of us would swim to the other “raft” were we would try to survive together! LOL
When the weather permitted we played an invented game called handy over during the day and ditch when the sun went down. Indoors we played cards. A neighbor and I played canasta regularly and other neighbors were always around to watch. Ah the good ol days! The fabric is beautiful but the best part is the addition of Aurifil thread. Great giveaway!
My favorite childhood game was ‘Cat’s cradle’ I would sit for hours either on my own or with my friends figuring out new ways to play! Thanks for the wonderful giveaway!
What a great collection of threads. While sitting on the cement sidwalk, my next door neighbor and I would play gin rummy and crazy eight. Great times.
Beautiful thread colors and fabric! My favorite game was Kick the Can. The neighborhood kids would play this every night during the summer. Those were some of the best childhood memories. Thanks for the chance to win.
Kick The Can
My favorite game was one we (my twin sister, little brother, and 2 favorite cousins) made up when we were out our grandpa’s house – The Pirate Game. Our grandpa’s house had 3 outside porches which became our pirate ships. Imaginations we had!
Mine was hide and seek. But there were times when I’d end up being so bored of having to quietly stay put in one place that I would deliberately give my position away :-/
I loved playing jackstones, My friends and I spent hours and hours and hours playing! Thanks for the chance to win!
I love games of any kind and seeing this fabric line took me back a few years! Would love to win it and the Aurifil thread to match!!
I loved chutes and ladders and candyland.
I use to love playing jump rope and riding my bike.
Love to play outside with my friends…hop scotch, jump rope. hide & seek etc. This fabric brings back a lot of great memories for an older lady!
My favorite childhood game was Mouse Trap. mary
I always have and probably always will love paper dolls. I think this is why I love Angela’s flats so much.
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I always loved the Game of Life
I loved my roller skates and when it rained I was allowed to skate around the basement – as long as I promised to duck whenever I came to any heating ducts!
I always loved to play Life.
When the cousins would get together we would play “red rover”. But when home and hanging out with the neighbors we always made time to play canasta when it was too hot to be outside and running.
We played Hide and Seek, and now my granddaughter is wanting to play all the time.
I guess we never really grow up
What’s wonderful giveaway! It would be wonderful to have the perfect thread to se with the gorgeous fabric! My favorite game was marbles on the school playground…in the days when school grounds were not paved.
After jump roping we’d play Canasta! Fun childhood!
I always loved to play with my Barbies, I was lucky to always have plenty of toys and friends to play with. email@example.com
When I was a kid my favorite game was hide and seek, but I really loved it when we went to my grandparents house in Kentucky and played the game. I would go to the tobacco barn and climb all the way to the top of the barn and hide between the tobacco stalks that were hanging there. No one could see me and I won. I would love to win this collection. Good luck eveyone.
I read alot in the apple tree, or by the creek, but I did love to play hop scotch on the front stoop. (When not playing trucks with my brother.)
I loved playing card games with my parents and siblings.
We use to get a group of kids together and play hide& go seek.We would hide under porches ,behind bushes anywherewe kids cannot seem to do in the subdivision they live in now in the city.Lots of Fun.
I loved playing Hide and Seek as a child. It was always fun trying to think of a place no one had hidden before. One time my brother hid in the clothes hamper and we like to never found him! 🙂
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My favorite game was Canasta but my favorite pastime was reading.During my “second childhood” I learned to quilt but I still love playing Canasta and reading.
I loved playing with my baby dolls and dressing them up in the new clothes my mother made for my Christmas presents. I had four brothers and if I played with them it was army or cowboys and Indians. That never worked out in my favor. LOL
My favorite outdoor games were hop scotch, hide and seek and double dutch jump rope. Indoors was playing rummy with my mom and sister. For some reason the game just isn’t the same without mom.
Not a game as such, but I enjoyed making clothes for my Sindy doll on an old handcrank Singer and then staging a fashion show.
Childhood memories of jacks, paper dolls, checkers, monopoly and cribbage. It is so much fun to create quilts for young people with eye catching colors and patterns that can cretan a conversation either with parents or grandparents
I would have to say building forts out of sofa cushions and blankets was a favorite activity of mine 🙂
I loved playing any kind of pretend game like house, store, aquarium etc
What a great combo!
Forgot the childhood game: playing house with the kids from the neighborhood.
I read and sewed as a kid, but when mom threw us out of the house, we would play red rover and hide and seek, if not get on our bikes and ride to the library and a treat at the ice cream shop that was not too far away!
We lived at the end of the street with a street light in front of our house which was the perfect “base” for tag – we would play for hours with plenty of hiding spots and space to run. We also had the perfect yard as our lawn and the neighbors lawn made for a big area for us to play all kinds of games – red rover, dodge ball, etc.
I used to play “The Price Is Right” with my friends at our porch, which had a chicken wire netting (I think) on it to which I attached the cardboard letters by using clothespins. We liked to build tents, play dodge ball, and roller skate with those clamp-on skates! trilliumcreates AT gmail DOT com
I think the favorite game was pick up baseball on a corner lot. The bad part was that we didn’t learn until we were in Jr High not to throw the bat after a hit. Very few of us walked away from that childhood game without a scar above our eye….I’m still filling in my eyebrow where my scar sits
What a wonderful giveaway! My favourite childhood game was playing Gin with my dad.
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I was a huge fan of playing marbles! Still like to play marbles, but with these old knees, can’t get up and down as quick anymore! har!!!
My siblings and I played pretend store all the time. My brother had a collection of bottle caps that we used for money, and all sorts of things were the merchandise – quite often his baseball glove became a ham at the “grocery store.”
some wonderful threads..
Great giveaway!! I loved playing with my sisters and cousins with dolls and dressing them up!!!
I would love this. I loved board games and jump roping and bike riding!
What a fabulous giveaway! There were lots of favorite childhood games, some of my favorites were capture the flag and the card game “speed”.
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Hi 🙂 I loved playing with dolls 🙂
Oh wow! This must be one of the coolest giveaways in the whole worldwideweb! New fun Moda – and threadilicious Aurifil!
I would play with the neighborhood kids in an old school bus that one of the parents bought and put on the back of their property. We had so much fun pretending all different kind of situations. One neighbor had chickens so we were given some of the “cracked” eggs and pretended to be cooking all kinds of things.
I loved building forts in the forest with my brothers. Building would keep us busy and out of mom” hair. Starting point for me becoming a passionate homemaker.
I loved to play pretend! My friends and I were always outside playing up a new adventure!
Kickball was my favorite childhood game. We played outdoors every chance we got. When we didn’t go outside, our Daddy took a lot of time to teach us how to play card games and board games. We had the best childhoods ever!
Tetherball was my favorite.
I loved playing with Betsy McCall paper dolls that I got out of my Grandmother’s McCall’s magazines and with sewing cards. I know saying this is REALLY dating myself! Love this giveaway & Aurifil & Moda…thanks for a great giveaway!
I loved hide-n-seek! My sisters and I were really good at it, we played inside and outside, daylight or night and had tons of fun!!
Hard to say what was a favorite since there were so many fun things to do! Ball with the neighbor kids, bike riding with my sister & brothers or cards with grandma when she visited. Then there’s always the times I was allowed to use mom’s sewing machine to make doll clothes! (and later clothes for me) Rules were simple–be careful around the needle, ask for help when needed and clean up your mess when done.
We always played board games.
My Favorite childhood game had to be playing imagine with my friends. Where we would run around imagining we where different people or on different planets or in our favorite cartoon shows. I loved being able to do that with my friends and not be the damsel in distress but the knight going to slay what ever evil dooer we imagined.
Is playing in the sprinkler a game??? I am from SoCal and often we turned on the rprinkler in the backyard and played for hours. Running Jumping and laughing in the sunshine….Those were the days 🙂
Love the fabric, Love Love the thread !!!! Aurifill is the Best.
the best for me was simon says, great for all small ages
I loved playing hopscotch.
I liked to play jacks, and paperdolls. thanks for the giveaway!
I loved to play jacks when I was young. We used to play with a golf ball because it used to bounce higher and give you a better chance at winning
Yes! Always a golf ball
Beautiful collection 🙂 I loved to play with my teddy bears, still have them all. 🙂
Loved to play Lone Ranger with my horse…neighbor boys were the Indian side kicks!
I can’t wait! I loved paper dolls as a child and since I’m an auntie, I’d love to play with these!
I used to love playing skip hop – it was a contraption that was popular in Asia. Oh what fun we used to have!
I had a good memorable childhood even though we had not much money. We always made our own stuff to play with….one that I really love was paper dolls with many different hook-on dresses.
My sister and I used to go into the pine trees and make a little campsite . We would play all day in the woods
Play with my dolls, and watching lighting during the summer.
I liked to play Jax and cut out paper dolls. Thanks for the giveaway. aurifil thread is wonderful
HI! Playing tag was our favorite game always!
Wow- favorite childhood game? Hard to pick one… but in our neighborhood we would have huge hide and seek games involving tons of kids, multiple backyards… they were great! I also loved inside games- Spite and Malice was my favorite card game and the board game Trouble! We did not own the game so I always wanted to play when I went to a friend’s house! Thanks for the giveaway!
I really like these cute cases
1-2-3 Red Light. Neighborhood kids would line up and race to a finish line. The leader would hide their eyes and then yell 1-2-3 red light. Anyone still moving was out. Whoever got there first won. No prize -just fun. Equipment needed- none. Fun had – lots!!!
what a nice colourful collection! My favourite game in childhood was my caleidoscope, I would be lost in looking at it for ages…..
I loved all types of games as long as I got to spend time with my friends! Your fabrics and threads are beautiful!!
I used to play at Fireball XL5 on a fallen tree in the woods. The girls never got the chance to pilot the spaceship…how times have changed!
I loved to jump rope! Spent days in the sunshine and or rain jumping away!
Jacks. Hours and hours of jacks!
Jacks! Hours and hours of jacks!
We loved to play Mother May I—also Pom Pom!
I loved to play Hopscotch as a child. What wonderful fabrics and threads. Thanks for the giveaway.
Monopoly, we’d play for hours and hours…….
Thanks for the giveaway
What lovely thread! My favourite game was hop scotch/
My favorite game was nintendo 64 playing shadows of the empire! The best:)
Hide & Seek, Button, Button, who’s got the button are two that come to mind right away. And my neighbor friend and I would always play school.
My favorite childhood game was flashlight tag and hide and seek!
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I have two favorite child hood games, Marco Polo in the neighbors pool during day, flashlight tag after dark. Thanks for the give away!
I enjoyed playing Gin Rummy with the family around the kitchen table on winter nights.
I liked playing with dolls.
I liked lots of games. I fondly remember playing card games with my aunt. She belonged to a canasta club…and taught me. I would have to relearn the rules now. She always was sewing something too, and her stash was pretty extensive.
I remember playing “apartments” with my sister – we had bunk beds and used to play house, take care of our barbies, have tea and cookies, color, paint, share giggles for hours. So blessed that we are still best friends!
I loved my paper dolls and playing jump rope games. This collection is so beautiful ..I can’t wait to create something wonderful withit.
I used to love playing hide and seek – our whole cul de sac full of kids would get together and play (even better in the dark)! Thanks for the chance at a wonderful giveaway!
My favorite game was cowboy & Indian,
And playing my brother’s Tonka Truck.
My favorite family game was Mille Borne.
I loved Double Dutch jump rope. Both the thread and fabric are beautiful.
Thanks for this wonderful giveaway. My favourite childhood game was capture the flag.
Please enter me in the draw
grew up in a small rural town with lots of cousins…we spent many evening hours playing kick the can…love love love aurifil thread
This is so wonderful, I am excited….I loved to play knuckle-bones (similar to jacks I suppose in the US) with my mum and sister.
Red Rover was a favorite of mine. Beautiful new fabric line and Aurifil threads are the best.
Hide and Seek. We lived on a farm so there were lots of places to hide.
Hide & Seek was my favorite childhood game – loved playing it with my sister & brothers. Thanks for the chance to win these fantastic fabrics & thread.
I think I’m dating myself, but my favorite childhood game was “The Merry Milkman”!!
I love Jump Rope especially Double Dutch. This looks like a wonderful set
My favorite game was kick the can, played it many summer nights!
My favorite was to get in the middle of the whirl winds of leaves in the fall.
My favorite game was hopscotch! Beautiful fabric and threads!
I loved playing Marco Polo in our pool. Thanks sew much for this chance to win your fabulous giveaway!
My favorite game was playing Jacks and Jump Rope. Such fond memories. Thanks for the chance to win…firstname.lastname@example.org
When all the neighborhood kids got together we played baseball, but my favorite game to play with my girlfriends was Movie Star.
I loved playing the card games ” go fish” and “rummy” with my brothers and sister.
I loved playing ‘house’ with friends or with my dolly & kitty at the time. Also played many many board games, still love to play them! Beautiful threads & fabrics, thank you for the giveaway! Ani
summer evenings last forever in alaska, so we kids would be out playing a wide variety of games … pack salmon was our fav game ’til we started playing ‘the thing!’ after we were scared witless by that movie.
I used to love playing ‘hide and seek’ when I was growing up. We were about 15 children growing up in the same block of flats and we had a huge garden to run around in. It was brilliant!
Thank you so much for the chance of winning such a fabulous prize.
I loved playing sardines (a hiding game) with my brothers and cousins in their enormous house – great fun. thanks for a very awesome giveaway
I have heard so much about Aurifil thread, that I have decided to try it on my next quilt…and this would be a great start with such a beautiful fabric/threads collection..
My childhood game was “Hide ‘n Seek”
I come from a family of 6, 3 girls first and then 3 little brothers. We used to play Partridge family, with fake musical instruments for our band. We’d put their record on the record player and sing along. The younger you were, the less chance you got to be one of the cool members of the family….luckily, I was the second oldest.
I loved playing with my little pony (the toy not a real one lol)! Thanks for the chance to win
Love your new fabrics and love that Aurifil have made a matching thread set in different weight cottons. Congratulations Angela . My favourite game was mousetrap
Hide and Seek…hands down favorite outside game. Inside was playing with the my dolls
I loved playing jacks when I was a child, at school or home, it was loads of fun. Your fabrics and the new sets of threads are just wonderful. Hope I win!
My sister and I used to love to play Monopoly but it is not very fun with only two people. We would pay my older brother a quarter to play with us. After a bit, he would be so obnoxious that we would quit and he would happily walk away with our quarter in his pocket 🙁
Thank you for the giveaway! My favorite game was Ghost in the Graveyard (night tag) with the neighborhood kids! Since we lived in the country there was plenty of space to play, and no streetlights made it especially dark!
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When I was little there were many other children in the neighborhood & we played outside for hours. We played kickball & four square but my favorite was Ghosts In The Graveyard. It was a hide & seek game where the “hiders” would try to make it back to home base before they were tagged by the “seeker”.
For a board game, I always liked to play Sorry. Outside, I loved playing hopscotch, which as an adult, it is not too easy!
Solitaire, LOL I was kind of a loner as a child. Not any more! Thanks for the lovely giveaway
My sister and I loved to play house with our cabbage patch dolls. My mother would sew clothes for them so we had lots to play with.
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I just LOVED making “houses” out of Fall leaves. The neighborhood kids would all rake their yards into what looked like house rooms. Then, we’d take our dolls and go “visit” each other’s leaf houses. AH, thank you for the memory.
I loved to red rover, red rover…there were a group of us kids that would play that all the time. Now with grandkids, I have met flat stanley. He is awesome. I made laminated ones for my son to take when traveling and the kids just seeing him with dad. email@example.com
Over here in England we used to play gymkhanas! We would set up jumps and hoops and pretend to be horses. The most important part was choosing our names. I was always called Peach ha ha 🙂
ultimate frisbee – the best part? everyone at college enjoys playing at as well 🙂
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My favorite childhood game was what we liked to call “Queenie Rides”. 2 Children would make a type of chair by linking their arms and then a third would sit on their arms and be carried around the room while waving. Sounds boring but it often turned into a rolling pile of kids that kept dropping someone because they were laughing so hard. Good Memories 🙂
Wow!! That is a tough question!! We played outside after school and on weekends. We had to be home when the street lights came on! We played hide and seek, S.P.U.D., hopscotch, Cowboys and Indians, Honey West, The Monkee’s, bike riding, tree climbing, tadpole hunting in the lake, dressing our troll dolls and Barbies!! But roller skating was probably my all time favorite! Not the cool in-line roller-blades they have now…the old kind that you clamped onto your hard soled shoes using a little key you wore on a string around your neck!! Yes! I’m older than dirt!! LOL!! Thanks for the chance to win some awesome MODA and Aurifil thread!! Moda is sooooo my favorite color!!
Each Wednesday night was game night in our family of 7. My favorite game was Sorry.
Love the new line of fabric!
wow, so long ago. Our family loved to play Yahtzee!
My favorite childhood game was LIFE. I still enjoy it to this day, even though I’m terrible at it. And yes, I do see the irony in that statement. 😉
When I was 6 I got the board game Headache. Its not made anymore but it was one of my favorites!
I love playing Snakes and Ladders with my cousin Marc and we used buttons for our markers.
Thanks for the giveaway!
When I was little we lived in a really big apartment complex with a lot of outdoor space and there were lots of children. The game I loved playing the most was hide and seek. There would be so many of us that it would take forever for the one looking. One time I fell asleep and got in trouble for being late for dinner!
I haven’t thought about this for a long time ~ thanks for the memory!
My favorite childhood game was Hide-and-Seek!
We had a pony that was broke to pull a cart, Applecart was difficult to catch. Our favorite game was hiding the rope and luring him in. First one to catch him got to drive first. It sure pays to sneek treats to the ornery one! I’m pretty good at harnessing up and driving!
My favourite childhood game was building houses under the trees near my house with my friends. We used to decorate our “houses” and we would spend hour there eating swets and playing with our dolls.
We loved playing hide and seek and sardines!
Thanks for a great giveaway!
My favorite childhood game was called the “Green Glob” which we made up and my neighbor who was a few years older than me was always the “Green Glob”!
Scavenger hunts. My brother and I would organize massive scavenger hunts for each other on the farm we grew up on. Good times.
I really loved hide and seek as child, particularly with a huge group of friends.
I loved Risk!
My favorite childhood game played outdoors was hopscotch, favorite indoor game was Candyland. I loved the graphics on the board.
My favorite childhood game was Sorry! We used to play it all the time.
The game I remember playing the most (besides Tag, which wasn’t my favorite) was Scrabble. It was my Mom’s favorite game, so we played together as a family fairly often. I don’t know how much I enjoyed the game, but I loved the fun with my family.
Such beautiful fabrics, and all that thread looks so yummy! My favorite game growing up was hopscotch. I still love to play that!
Hide and seek definitely never got old with me! I also could play Connect 4 for hours 🙂
My favorite game was, and still is, Monopoly. Everyone always accused me of cheating because I always won (and no, I never cheated).
My brothers and sisters and I would play Monopoly for hours on end! Thanks for the giveaway!
I loved playing Battleship! What a great giveaway! I love, love, love Aurifil 12 wt thread.
I loved when the entire family played tripoly. We mostly played outdoor games with the neighbors. i was terrible at sports but I loved to taked the ball and run and have the entire group trying to catch me.
Wonderful thread colors!
Truly love this collection!
I loved jumping on a pogo stick among many other games; jacks, hop scotch, and Sorry!
My favorite game was “Kick the Can” with all of the neighborhood kids almost everynight during the summer.
What a great giveaway! I loved playing a game of hide n seek…where there is only one person hiding…and when the seekers find the hider…the seeker hides with him…until there is only one person left seeking the others.
When we were young my sisters and I played Jacks like crazy. Great giveaway, thanks for the chance!
My favorite childhood game was always my own version of hide and seek–my twist was that I’d hide from the other children while they played together. 🙂 Some of my best memories are sitting up high in a tree watching the other kids play below me while I worked on my own project. Usually crochet or needlework.
I loved playing Monopoly with my two older brothers! One of my brothers passed away in April and those marathon games are a wonderful memory for me.
How fun! My favorite game was Monopoly.
In our neighborhood we loved to play Three Flies Up!
Loved to play cribbage with my dad. He was ruthless!! Taught me a lot. The flats and threads are wonderful. I have a 4 year old granddaughter who would love to help make fun things with :0)
I love this fabric! My favorite “game” as a child was playing school with my cousins in the school room at our grandparents house…we had everything: chalkboard, teachers desk, and old student desks from an old school.
My favorite childhood game was playing ‘house’; we had this cute little playhouse in our backyard my dad built – shingles and all…and you can imagine how furious he was when he found out we had punched a hole in the roof to add a second level…ya, I was 8. My sister 7. We were grounded forever! lol
My favorite childhood game was Mousetrap! It was crazy and fun, and I loved that my big sisters would play it with me for hours. Also–I have to say I am simply blown away by how gorgeous and fun this collection is! Thanks so much for sharing it!
What a great kit, I’m trying to increase my collection of aurifil! My favorite childhood game was playing jacks with my sister. I guess that tells you how old I am, I’m not sure if they even sell them anymore!
Loved playing hop-scotch after school in front of our house. When we could gather more friends, we would play double jump rope… Love your fabric designs and the new colors of Aurifl threads.
I loved playing tag as a child with all of my cousins. So much fun!
I loved playing hide and seek–it was so exciting whether I was hiding or seeking. Thanks for the give-away opportunity!
I grew up by the ocean and we played mermaid for hours! Fabulous give-away, thanks!
We used to play chinese jumprope all the time. I was rather good at it since I was tall and skinny. Loved it.
My favorite activity was playing with fashion dolls. Mom taught me to sew for them at the age of 5, & she taught me to make furniture & such from odd stuff around the house. A tissue box was her bed, a wooden spool, pencil, & deodorant cap was a floor lamp. My doll had everything a lady could want.
Go Fish with a deck of “real cards” inside and doge ball outside with all the neighbor kids
Monopoly was my favorite game. With 3 siblings and our Mom playing it was fun.
I love to play hide n seek with my sister when we were little girl.
HI! My favorite childhood game, if you can call it that, was playing “house” in the playhouse my Daddy made us one Christmas
My favorite game was hide and seek out-doors. Thank you for the chance to win.
We used the next door neighbor’s side yard to play kickball – great times. Thanks for the give away.
My favorite childhood game was hide & seek!!
I have many happy memories sitting around our kitchen table playing “Cartoon Cards” with my family. Or heading outside to play “boat” on our front porch with the neighborhood kids!
favorite game was the card game “go fish”.
I loved hopscotch and jump rope games and always had our small sidewalk decorated with chalk. Thanks for the fun!
I remember spending hours playing Kerplunk – loved that game!
I loved making forts and decking them out as much as possible. My brother and I would use all the blankets and sheets in the house and turn the dining room chairs upside down to make the fort as big as possible.
My favorite childhood game was definitely candy land! It was by far my fave!
My favorite childhood game was Jacks! I especially loved it because my grandpa would sit on the floor and play it with me. And I never did beat him! Some of my favorite memories. I’m so excited for Angela’s new fabric line because I have 2 adorable little granddaughters that would just love the Flats and the Flat house to play with Grammy!
My favorite childhood game was Operation!
Thank you for the chance to win. Beautiful fabric!
We would play “No Ghosts are out tonight” nearly every summer night of my childhood. Great memories with all the neighborhood kids. 🙂
Hide and seek was my favourite. We grew up on a farm so there was lots of great hiding places. Thanks for the opportunity on the draw.
I always loved Hopscotch and Teterball! Thanks for the giveaway!
Definitely Old Maid! teatly (at) gmail (dott) com
My favorite childhood game was Mouse Trap – the original!!
In Italy I use to play the game “witch calls a color”. The witch called a color out and the others had to find something with that color and run to touch it. Loved it, just like I love all the aurifil threads!
Hide and Go Seek in the dark scary basement. ooohhh scarrryyy
Loved playing freeze tag when I was a kid!
I loved hide and seek, though in winter it didn’t get better than snowball fights!
I loved playing Twister…always ended in giggles 🙂
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We’d have Monopoly Marathons that would last for days.
Indoor game was Chinese Checkers, outdoor wasspud.
My favorite games were hopscotch and jacks. Thanks for the giveaway!
My favorite indoor game was Crazy Eights (still is, when my nieces visit). My favorite outdoor games were tetherball and badminton. Thank you!!!
I loved playing hide and seek at dusk in the summer before we were called in by our parents.
Ooooh, this is soo pretty! My fave childhood game was ghost in the graveyard.
I LOVED playing card games with my Gramma and Grampa when I was little. But for childhood games, I have to pick “Red Rover”…. “Red Rover Red Rover send “Flats” right over”– ha ha.
My 3 brothers and I were marathon Monopoly players. We would start a game Friday after school and it would last until Sunday night when Wonderful World of Disney came on.
I loved double Dutch jump rope.
I loved Candyland as a child and now I get to play it with my kids:)
Mystery Date board game from Milton Bradley http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XHsQpTbQ9Uo
and playing with Matchbox cars
My favorite was hopscotch.
i loved playing Sardines – it was like the ‘grown up’ version of hide and seek! Angela’s new line looks fun!
We loved playing capture the flag and ghost in the graveyard as kids.
Reading some of the comments brought back so many memories. My very first thought was to say “Operation”. I wanted to be a nurse when I grew up. But after reading some of the older games, I remember playing “Button, Button” at my Grandmother’s house. I don’t know if we actually played it correctly. But she always had that big tin of buttons, and we would hide them all over the house, and then tried to find them all again. 🙂 Happy memories! firstname.lastname@example.org
What wonderful memories all the comments here bring to mind! It’s hard for me to pick one favorite, but I love Red Light, Green Light. Thanks for such a wonderful giveaway!
So many fun games and memories to choose from! Barbies with my sister, Rook with my brothers, “Clue”, “Life” and Jigsaw puzzles with everyone. Great childhood!
My favorite game was hide and seek. We’d play for hours and hours. 🙂
Beautiful giveaway! My favorite childhood game was Pictionary, it was great to be able to draw and laugh with my family! It was always fun to see what the other one would draw and it was a great time to just relax and laugh! Good quality family time
I used to love Candy Land, and Kings in the corner with my great grandmother. I don’t know if it was her that made it fun, but we would play that as soon as I woke up with eggs and toast 🙂
i loved playing hoscotch and using keys to mark my place, I love the new collection and the colors are sp pretty! Laurene
I loved playing jacks and all kinds of card games as well as roller skating and jumping rope. I was the oldest of five so I always had playmates.
Candy Land was definitely my favorite childhood game. 🙂
My favorites were dress up and Chinese jump rope!!!!
Hi thanks for the chance to win, my favourite childhood game was elastics!
My favorite game as a child was charades w/ my brother. After school we would watch the game show channel and play charades on commercials while waiting for our mom. So much fun! 🙂
I love Moda fabrics. They are so beautiful. My favorite childhood game was hide and seek.
I loved putting a sleeping bag beneath us and sliding down the stairs. Silky side down of course.
I liked playing hide and seek.
This bundle reminds me of my favorite childhood game, Candy Land. It was always fun moving the gingerbread pieces over the colorful path to the castle. It is a game I now enjoy playing with my daughter, who always begs to play. Thanks for the chance to win. Love this.
I loved playing hop scotch with my friends when I was little. I can still see us writing on the sidewalk. It was the best time. And I would love to win the Flats. I am in love with them.
I loved the hula hoop and hopscotch. And in the evening the bigger kids would congregate on someone’s lawn and we would play Baby in the Air and Freeze tag. Good times!
Love the fabric and the thread. One of my favorite games was Where’s the Button. We played this with my Grandma and she would tell us if we were getting hot (close to the button) or cold (moving away from the button). It’s one of many great memories of her.
What a wonderful giveaway!! My favorite childohod games were playing with my metal kitchen set, and we also played grocery store. I had a cash register and lots of pretend food and a little
grocery cart. I would play with my cousins. Thanks for the chance to win!
This would be a blessing to win. I am try to do thread painting. My favorite chicldhood game was doubledutch.
The threads and fabric look yummy! I loved to play jump rope with my girlfriends when I was young. I wasn’t very good but I was enthusiastic!
my favorite game was candyland. I can’t really imagine why now, but i remember being very fascinated by the princess lollypop. thanks for the giveaway
my favorite was hot lava, thanks for the chance
When I was a child as a family we didn’t have many toys, but thee were plenty of children. We did have a large rock behind our house and we were always playing ” King of the “Mountain”. My older brother was ussually the king, but we all had fun.
I love playing hide and seek! Terrific giveaway, thanks for the chance to win!
My favorite childhood game was Trouble. I loved hearing the click and sending people back to home. Whomp Whomp!
Summer night’s on my neighborhood were spent playing nightgames, olli-olli oxen free was my favorite (basically hide-n-seek). I miss care free summer night’s.
My favorite game was hide and seek. Played that for hours!!! Thanks for the chance!
I loved playing kick the can with the neighborhood kids during the summer. But when we had to stay inside, dad taught us to plan poker and 500 rummy. I still have some fancy shuffling skills that impress my husband today. : )
i LOVED playing Monopoly with my 5 siblings. Since I was the oldest i tended to win more. Hmmm maybe that was why i liked it. PS I LOVE your fabric.
My brother and I used to play a game we called make me laugh. It’s pretty self explanatory. We had to make each other laugh. To this day, no one cracks me up quite like my brother.
tag football (I know, not a typical girl game) with the brothers.
this fabric is great. . . Thanks for the giveaway opportunity~
I loved playing jacks.
My favorite outdoor game was Hode & Seek. Favorite board game was Monopoly. My favorite thread is Aurifil :-)). Thanks for the giveaway .
As a child, I loved to play hopscotch with friends at school but for board games at home, I had so much fun with Mouse Trap.
I loved to play Red Rover Red Rover. Thanks for the opportunity
I am addicted to fabric and thread. Love Moda..
My favorite childhood game was “Red Light, Green Light”…probably because I was a quick runner and always won – LOL!
My fave game when i was a child without a doubt was hide and seek!
My favorite game to play was hide and seek!
I have never used Aurifil thread. I would love to have a chance to use it.
We played lots of games as a family. Cards, board games, riddles, out door games … lots. We turned almost everything into a game. Risk, Rack-o, Stock Ticker, Hearts, War, Snap, Old Maid, Memory were all favourites.
I loved kick the can in the summer time. It was always fun with all the kids in the neighborhood! Thank you for sharing our beautiful fabrics and threads!
I think my favourite childhood game was “elastics”, it was played a lot in primary schools in NZ in the ’70’s and was the only physical game I was good at. I could even do “necksies” which was when the big long loop of elastic was held at neck height (and width) and you had to jump high enough to get over one side, to the middle then over the other side; great fun!
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Many favorite games, especially Monopoly…. but my favorite thing to play was dolls, dolls, dolls.
Growing up, I lived in a huge development that bordered a wooded area and a lake. And there were tons of kids. Playing outside was mandatory. Kickball; red light, green light; softball; street hockey; ring-a-lareo; and a complicated game of hide-and-seek that was done by teams. My all-time favorite was the team play of hide-and seek! What lovely memories!
My favorite games were the ones we played outdoors: Mr. Wolf, Skipping, Double Dutch, Marbles, Frozen Tag, Statue Museum, Kick the Can, Hide and Seek…. oh my gosh… there were a bunch more… sigh… what great memories 🙂
All the neighborhood kids played kickball in the back yard. Fun times!
I loved building forts out of hay or sticks in the woods. My favorite board game was Monopoly and my grandma and I would play for hours. Wonderful giveaway!
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I love the fabric and thread what a wonderful giveaway. I love to play dodge ball and hopscotch.
we used to play red light green light at dusk. So much fun.
Whoohoo!.. my absolute fave game was hide n seek. The reason why is we lived in a trailer park and we would have so many kids playing. We’d play after dark……back when kids would stay out till the street lights came on. 🙂
My sister and I got a game for Christmas one year, Pig Pong. It was a game of volleyball/ping pong that had a light “ball” and pigs that you squeezed to blow the ball over the net. I have many memories playing that game–with my cat curiously watching.
i loved to play red rover we would play at recess those were the good times
When I was a child in the 60’s, we played tons of games out in the front yard of our house and all the houses of the neighbors. It was not unusual to have 8 or 10 kids playing until our moms called us in to dinner. Hide n seek was a common game, along with all kinds of tag games (freeze tag, cartoon tag), but my favorite was called Trails of 49.
I loved to roller skate so we played roller derby. Ah…memories. jrsygurl60@yahoo dot com
Loved playing hide and seek with all the neighborhood kids. Summertime and warm nights.
I loved playing “Hide ‘n’ Seek” out at the lake where it was soooo dark at night. It’s a miracle that we didn’t break ourselves falling over and running into things! In our teen years, we played cards nearly every night – it didn’t matter what we were playing as long as the bunch of us were together hanging out.
My brother and I were into all kinds of board games. Monopoly with my Dad if we were a glutton for punishment, but I also liked “Mousetrap”. Thanks for the giveaway! FLATS looks like a great collection!
It’s amazing how a question like that can bring back so many memories. We made up a game using marbles, a hula hoop, and a broom. My girlfriend and I are in our mid 50’s and we still talk about how much fun we had. It’s amazing what you can think of without the use of technology. email@example.com
Red Rover was one of my favorite games at school. When I was a child we played outside all of the time and made of lots of games. Love the fabric!!!
well into the summer nights, hide and seek with many cousins and neighborhood friends
Uno was always a favorite at out house!
My favorite game was playing jack on my front porch. Rucamping@aol.com
I loved playing Chutes and Ladders indoors and hide and seek outside. Thanks for the wonderful giveaway opportunity. The fabric, the thread, and the fun packaging are a bundle of sewing joy!
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Love this fabric bundle giveaway. I loved to play twister, and loved that my kids loved to play it also. thanks so much for the chance to win some awesome prizes.
I loved loved loved playing jump rope, it was something I could do by myself or with friends. email@example.com
Very nice fabric giveaway, thank you. My favorite childhood past time was jumping rope. I never got tired.
I enjoyed playing hide-n-go-seek outdoors and my Dad taught me how to play gin rummy card game, I felt like such a grown-up. Beautiful fabric and thread! Thanks for the giveaway. Hartwicks4 (at) metrocast (dot) net
My favorite game was Four Square out front of our house. Whenever the family gets together we love having a game I’ve it ….not sure how much longer wel’ll be able to since some of us are in our 60’s now!
Thanks for the chance to win!
We played lots and lots of kick the can. All the neighborhood kids would gather and play til the sun went down. We also played lots of Fish. Thanks.
I loved sardines and murder, especially playing murder outside at night. 😀
We made up an outdoor game when we were young and named it ‘Aha! Spies!’. It consisted of running from one pre-arranged base to another after aha! Spies! was called out. If you were tagged, you were it and everyone started over at base one. Man those days were the best!
My favorite game was Red Rover!
What a lovely giveaway! My favorite childhood game was hopscotch. I was pretty good at it!
I loved Clue! Still do!
I loved playing TV tag with my sister and the kids on our street.
My favorite childhood game was Hop Scotch! Oh, and Clue.. Oh and stoop ball… Oh and barbies… Ah! I loved all my childhood games. Well, except Dodge-ball. ouch.
i was never allowed to play with kids, especially games. i dont even know at age 63, how hopscotch was played or jacks. I had a strict mom.
So many different games I loved…jacks, hopscotch, capture the flag. Inside games were parcheesi and monopoly. Summertime was spent swimming and play playing Marco Polo in the pool. Love the fabrics, like paper dolls
Too many to choose but perhaps Monoloply? Thanks for the fun memory jog!
I loved playing with Playmobil sets- especially with horses.
I loved Chinese jump rope!
Growing up recess always included tether ball! I remember learning the game and strategies used! So much fun. Can we go back to that simpler time? Well maybe in my dreams.
Hide & Seek was my favorite because I would climb trees & nobody could find me! My boys, on the other hand, didn’t quite get the rules & would jump out & scare me to death! lol
Chutes & ladders was one of my absolute favorites! Thanks for a chance to win!!
Love this giveaway! My favorite childhood game was tag.
My favorite childhood game was Hide and Seek. We’d get the whole nieghborhood to play, backyards and front yards it would go on for hours. ;->
I loved played night games every summer with all the neighborhood kids. We did Kick the Can, Jailbreak, Sardines and lots of others. Thanks for the chance to win!
Thanks for the opportunity to win the new Moda fabric and the wonderful Aurifil thread. Favorite childhood game was probably Jacks.
I loved crazy 8’s.
My goodness! One favorite game? I’d have to chose Red Rover, or Jacks, or night tag, or hide the button, or dominoes with my granddad. Such a blessing to have had such a wonderful childhood. The Flats bundle is so happy! Thank you!
I used to love to play flashlight tag outside on warm summer night. Love the new line. Thanks for the chance to win!
My favorite game was Jump rope. Down in the valley where the green grass grows……..
My favorite childhood game was jacks. My mother used to play with me, It’s so sad that I can’t get the plain rubber type ball that we used to use. The jacks now come with a superball type ball and it makes the game harder to play. I also liked pick up sticks!
It is so hard to choose. I loved hide-and-go-seek in the dark with the neighborhood kids. Jacks with the girls and designing my own paper doll for single play.
My favorite game was kickball. This was back in the days when kids