Sew Mama Sew Giveaway Day Dec 2013 Camille Roskelley Simplify ( winner announced)

Are ready for Sew Mama Sew Giveaway Day featuring Camille Roskelley!


Camille Roskelley‘s style is graceful and timeless.  Light and bright, clean and happy are the colors that fill her patterns, fabric lines with Moda, her books published by Stash and  her Aurifil thread collections.



( All photos by Camille Roskelley)

The fantastic giveaway today is for the newest Camille Roskelley large spool collection Simplify. Twelve colors of the finest 50wt cotton with 1422 yards of thread on each spool.

Congratulations to Audrey!  Thank you to everyone for your participation in this fun giveaway and please stay tuned in for more giveaway opportunities in the near future :o)

I love looking at fabric stores, not just to ogle the fabrics, but also to get an idea for awesome color palettes for future quilts. Love! I’m also a huge blog reader.



  1. I get my inspiration from blogs including Auribuzz, from Facebook and Pinterest. I like Aurifil on Facebook and subscribe to Auribuzz.

  2. I put all and there are many, blogs into bloglovin and then look at a digest that comes everyday in my email. thanks, kathy

  3. I love facebook. There is always something new popping up that keeps me inspired to create 🙂 new fun projects.

  4. 1. I like Bonnie Hunter a lot, also Pat Sloan and Aurifil
    2. I like Aurifil on FB
    3. I am a follower of Aurifil.

  5. Devoted FB follower, but I haven’t branched out into Twitterland. Inspiration comes from our many, many customers at the local quilt shop I am lucky enough to work in. Between their ideas, show and tell and the fabulous fabric we have in the store I’m always motivated!

  6. I like Pinterest or just reading blogs. I follow a bunch of blogs including Elizabeth Hartman and Rita from Red Pepper quilts.

  7. I already like you on Facebook. I would love to get the opportunity to try this thread! Thank you for the chance to win.

  8. I love looking at fabric stores, not just to ogle the fabrics, but also to get an idea for awesome color palettes for future quilts. Love! I’m also a huge blog reader.

  9. I follow several quilt sites by email and like them all for a variety of reasons. On the occasional time I find that a site no longer inspires me, I simply unsubscribe.

  10. Inspiration sites – there are so many – some are Pinterest and the blogs of Pat Sloan, Auribuzz, Camille’s Simplify, Bumblebeans with Victoria, and Quiltville with Bonnie Hunter

  11. I mostly use Pinterest and google searches for whatever pops into my head! I also follow a lot of pages, yours included, via facebook “likes.”

    Thanks for this opportunity!

  12. I get lots of inspirations from Auribuzz and Facebook. They are always full of creative ideas that make you want to sew forever!

  13. I shared on FB. I follow aurifil on FB And Instagram, as well as Sew Mama Sew, Thimbleblossom and now Auribuzz.
    Would LOVE to WIN! 🙂

  14. Pinterest is my greatest source of inspiration these days!! I follow Airibuzz on Facebook, as well as the blog. Thank you!!

  15. My inspiration route usually takes me to Pinterest, a few blogs that started me sewing in the first place, and Flickr. Then I just have to narrow down all the options. 🙂

  16. I find a lot of my inspiration by following various quilters and companies on Instagram. They are always coming up with something fresh and new to aspire to. Though it doesn’t help my fabric habit!

  17. Wow! Loaded question! I have tons of favorites, but the ones I go back to over and over are, The Purl Bee, many of the Spoonflower designers blogs.

  18. I use Pinterest a lot for a quick shot of inspiration or if I’m wanting to find something specific. For everyday inspiration it would have to be the blogs that I enjoy reading.

  19. My current favorite blogs for inspiration are red pepper quilts and sotak blogs. My fingers are crossed. Happy holidays.

  20. I prowl the Internet incessantly, but inspiration comes from a variety of sources, sometimes the Internet, magazines, or just out the garden gate.

  21. I get inspiration from pinterest, other quilters, fb, nature. I like aurifil & you on fb. I follow blogs when I have a free minute! I’m always in desperate need of thread! 😉

  22. I love following blogs, Facebook and Pinterest for inspiration. conn_and_vans_momatyahoodotcom

  23. I get so much inspiration from Madame Samm at ! Sew we quilt. She hosts monthly hops that are awesome.

  24. I really like the Sew Mama Sew website. And I like Aurafil on Facebook. Thanks for the giveaway.

  25. I get inspiration from all kinds of blogs. One of my favorites is Lori Holt’s A Bee in My Bonnett.

  26. I follow you on FB. My favorite blogs are Green Fairy Quilts, Simplify, Cotton Way, and A Quilting Life. Thanks for doing the give-away! I would love to win this!

  27. I use google a lot, Pinterest, sew mama sew and craft gossip. I also love flipping through books at the library for inspiration.

  28. The thread would be perfect for my new project (scrap quilt using all my different scraps of Bonnie and Camille’s previous fabric lines) you can see on my blog 🙂
    I’ve been following aurifil on Facebook, pinterest and Instagram, and I find inspiration on the ones mentioned, and blogs. I’m a longarm quilter who loves Aurifil thread for my work 🙂

  29. I’m starting a “Swoon” quilt soon and my fabrics scream for this thread collection! Thank you for the opportunity.

  30. I get most inspiration from Flickr swaps. So many neat ideas get put together when you’ve got 50 people who have to make 50 different things.

  31. I get my inspirations from pintrest and several different quilters whose blog or websites I follow. Along with your facebook page. 😀

  32. Maybe you should have asked…where do I not get inspiration, and that would be from math. 😉
    My inspiration comes from books, magazines, life, instagram, pinterest, facebook, twitter, blogs, nature, fashion, food, furniture…..

  33. I love anything quilting, and get inspiration from many sites, I have to say I also “Google” images for inspiration frequently also….but I follow you on Facebook

  34. I love your thread…it’s the best!!! Pinterest has become an addiction if mine with all of the sewing and quilting projects!!!

  35. Oops, forgot to mention that my inspiration comes from Pinterest and online quilting forums. I ‘like’ you on Facebook and I am now a new follower of Auribuzz.

  36. I have become an obsessive pinner recently. I read tons of blogs and pin everything interesting I see, because there is no other way I will find the necessary post when I need it 🙂 Thanks for the giveaway!

  37. OH MY GOODNESS. You have me drooling. I recently found out about Aurifil thread and I am in LOVE! I find inspiration from my local quilt guild, pinterest, as well as blogs on wordpress and bloglovin. Thanks so much for a great giveaway!!!

  38. I find Pinterest is very inspiring. Love these colors and I’ve been meaning to try Aurifil threads. Thanks for the opportunity!

  39. I follow facebook. This is the first time I have seen your pop-up. I love the colors of your threads I am a traditional quilter,an aspiring artist quilter and have a new embridery machine I am just learning to use. I like alot of the fons and Porter designs and The Quilting Magazine designs and art designs that I am not sure what site I saw them. Merry /christmas.

  40. 1. Mark Lapinski is one of my biggest inspirations,
    2. I already “Like” Aurifil.
    3. I am already a follower of Aurifil.

  41. I get my ideas off if Of Facebook
    And I already like Aurifil thread as there is no other
    If u want your machine to love u try one spool and you’ll never go back
    I also follow u here on Facebook

  42. There is no one sight that is my inspiration. I get most of mine from various blogs that I follow. Thanks for a chance to win a gorgeous set of thread!!!

  43. 1. My favorite sites for inspiration include the magazine websites: McCall’s Quilting, Fons & Porter, All People Quilt. I also love Pinterest.

  44. there are so many great ways to get inspired. i love debbi kratovil, southern fabrics, fat quarter shop, custom quilt kit. thank you for a great giveaway and a big thankyou to your sponsor.

  45. Thanks for a chance to win! I use pininterest and sew4home. julia(dot)glotova(at)gmail(dot)com

  46. I love Auribuzz. I also follow more than 100 blogs on bloglovin, including Pat Sloan, Jillily Studio, Pieced Brain and Sugarlane Quilts (and ofc Sew Mama Sew).

  47. I follow many quilters’ social media (blogs, twitter, FB, instagram, pinterest). It would be a book if I listed them all. I have a list on my blog of many of them. There is so much inspiration out there!

  48. As for Blogs & social media…I follow Auribuzz, Sew Mama Sew, And Facebook. And a few others that I get via emails. If I followed any more…I’d never get any quilting done!

    1. Of inspiration from facebook and instagram. I follow you on fb and follow auribuzz! (allisonevans518 at gmail)

  49. Love Aurifil on Facebook and Pinterest and in my Sewing Room!!! Love Pinterest, Sew Mama Sew, Pat Sloan, Lori Holt and many many other beautiful sewing blogs!!!

  50. Follow mostly through email and facebook.
    Love your site, The Quilt Show, and Jenny Beyer’s newsletter. Also find loads through Craftsy.

  51. I follow a lot of quilters on Facebook, Pinterest, and via Bloglovin’. Some of my favorites are Red Pepper Quilts, Fresh Lemons, During quiet time, Maureen Cracknell Handmade and Jaybird Quilts…..I could keep going! Thanks for the generous give away!

  52. I liked Aurifil on FB. I get my inspiration from Camille’s blog and books, as well as Pinterest and other quilting blogs. I also remember to look through the many quilting books I already own.

  53. I mainly rely on instagram and pinterest for inspiration. The bloggers I follow are incredibly talented and I follow them because I have come to care for them and love to see what they are working on!

  54. Oh my gosh!!! THis is my dream prize!!!! I absolutely adore anything Bonnie and Camille! My first completed quilt was a Camille pattern made with one of their collections! SO of course Simplify is one of my favorite blogs, as is Cottonway. I am glad to be able to “like” so many pages on FB, because it lets me know when my favorite blogs are updated. I also enjoy several groups on Flickr, like the Aurifil block of the month….

  55. I find inspiration everywhere. Sometimes it’s a little overwhelming so I have to limit my time online or I’d never get anything done! I love PInterest and Instagram. I love Camille’s blog not just for quilt inspiration, but also home decor. Her home is lovely!

  56. I follow Aurifil on FB. Fingers crossed that I win this collection–since I have so many of their fabrics hoarded… collected. 😉

  57. I find a design I want, plug it into Google, click images, and then visit sites from there. Have found some great blogs and tutorials that way.

  58. I just started quilting and have used pinterest and fat quarter shop blog as inspiration. I liked the Aurifil facebook page and I follow auribuzz!

  59. Camille is my inspiration for quilting. I began quilting in January this year and have already knocked up 11 quilts of all sizes and many being Camille’s patterns. Love, love, love!!! 🙂 I use Pinterest, Flickr and Facebook pages (aurifil page, Camille’s page, sew mama sew etc)

  60. I like Facebook for inspiration. I can see posts from any of the designers I follow, and go to their blogs from there.

  61. I get inspiration everywhere; blogs, books, magazines, exhibitions, the world around me. It could be from anywhere and usually it’s a combination that leads to a final design.

  62. The quilting community has a great social media network that gives me loads of inspiration. From FB, Instagram and my quilting blogs I’m always finding inspiration!

  63. I am a follower and have ‘liked’ you on FB 🙂 Thanks for the opportunity to win, Camille’s fabric and thread colors are my absolute favorite!!!

  64. I have fallen in love with instagram! I love Pinterest for ideas, but instagram won my heart with the ability to interact and develop friendships.

  65. I already liked Auriful on FB – thanks for an extra chance!! Awesome giveaway… had my eye on this one!!

  66. I love blogs! My favorites are Camille Roskelley’s (no suprise here!), Lavieenrose (Carrie Nelson), Aquiltinglife (Sherri McConnell) and Msmcporkchopquilts (Amanda Jennings). And I love all of these girls instagram site (although I’m not on instagram).

  67. HI! I love pintrest, instagram and blogs! I’ve loved Aurifil ever since tried a spool out about a year ago! I follow your blog and ‘LOVE’ your Facebook page:)

  68. i turn to the sewing and crochet blogs i follow for inspiration. pinterest has a negative effect on me so i usually avoid that. my sewing, crafting, and crochet books provide lots of inspiration too.

  69. I love blogs for inspiration. especially Camille’s! Jaybird quilts! La Vie En Rosie with Carrie. And if course this blog! Thanks for chance to win some Aurifil!

  70. I follow Aurifil on Facebook. Love that I don’t miss anything as it comes in my email too!
    Love the colors and have never tried Aurifil threads so this may be my chance!!

  71. I love browsing Pinterest for inspiration, but I also like to just cruise google image search too.

  72. I love aurifil threads and receive your news letters follow on face book . There are many blogs that I follow so I can not name just one. I do love your threads and Camills wonderful designs

  73. I follow quilters via their blogs, and then their facebooks, pinterests and instagrams… if someone is passionate, it spills out all over the place and inspires me! I have a quilt bucket list a mile long!

  74. Love Aurifil. Just bought 2 Pat Bravo boxes. Finished my first quilt ever last week. After multiple thread breaking bought Aurifil. Everything went smoothly from then! But as a beginner I can still use all sorts of colors.
    Blogs I follow are mainly sotakhandmade, freshlemonsquilt and redpepperquilts.
    Thx for giveaway!

  75. I like aurifil on FB, I follow you, the train to crazy, badass quilters, Maureen Cracknell handmade, Imagine gnats, etc.

  76. Hi! thanks for the great giveaway! The book and the threads will be wonderful if I win!
    All Joy and Peace to the Auriful Family this Holiday season!
    Take care, Leslie

  77. I LOVE Camille’s stuff. It’s always perfectly beautiful. I love using Pinterest for inspiration and I’m obsessed with Instagram. So many wonderfully creative people on there. I also follow your Facebook page. And I’m about to go sign up to follow auribuzz. Cool giveaway!!

  78. My favorite blog is She is a mom of 3 kids who makes the most amazing stuff and has loads of free patterns, great photography and tutorials.

  79. Pinterest is my gateway to so many inspiring blogs. I liked your FB page and follow AURibuzz! Thank you for this giveaway. Your thread is amazing and these colors are just gorgeous!

  80. I tend to get inspiration from luvinthemommyhood, Bertie’s Blog for Better Sewing and Maureen Cracknell!

  81. I love the Aurifil thread collections that are being made. It makes matching thread so much easier. I look to Instagram and Bloglovin for inspiration as well as individual blogs. I like Aurifil thread on Facebook and am now a follower as well. Thank you for the chance to will your giveaway.

  82. I already “Like” the FB page, and I followed you by clicking on a link and asking to receiving your emails. Thank you for the opportunity in the giftaway. tdwoverton at gmail dot com

  83. I love pinterest! And by the way I think I’m the only quilter who has never used Aurifil and would love the chance! Just can’t get it in stores here.

  84. I find inspriation from all of the blogs that I follow. Two of my favorite are The Art of Home by Jacquelynne Steve’s and Tales from The Raspberry Rabbits bye Michelle May. These are two extremely talented women that share so much on their blogs.

  85. I use Pinterest a lot – not a specific board or pinner, but just search for what I’m looking for with keywords. 🙂

  86. I get a lot of inspiration from Camille’s blog, Fig Tree Quilts blog, and also from Lori Holt on Pinterest. I would love to win this and I have also liked Aurifil’s Facebook page. Thanks for the giveaway!!!

  87. I am loving Instagram for inspiration-I just joined about 2 weeks ago after more and more people started leaving flickr. Other than that I check out a huge list of blogs daily through Bloglovin. Thanks for a chance to win!

  88. I get inspiration for new projects from Designer blogs, books and local quilt shops. I love it all. I have recently started looking at Instagram too…

  89. Love this thread collection, such fresh & clean colors! I’ve been on facebook with Alex for a few years (♥), just signed up for Auribuzz and follow Alex. My inspiration comes from many places, some from facebook, Pinterest, a few magazines, blogs, all fill my imagination!

  90. I check out Pintrest here and there. I’m addicted to blog reading ,Jo’s Country Junction, quilt Hollow and Carlo’s Crafty Creations to name a few. Thanks for the chance to try Aurifil thread, I haven’t found them in my neck of the woods. ;-> Toni Anne

  91. I love blogs for inspiration! I love sew mama sew day as I get to visit a lot of new ones! Yeah! thank you!

  92. I love to follow blogs and my favorite are Simplify, Cotton Way and Fabric Mutt!
    Thanks for the giveaway!

  93. i get loads of ideas from! and from there to other blogs that i learn about through guest posts or giveaways!