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Shannon Fabrics September National Sewing Month Giveaway!

Sep 3, 2020 | A day in my life, Blog, Competitions & Giveaways

September is an important month for those of us in the sewing industry because it is National Sewing Month — a time when everyone who sews can celebrate their craft! I’m super excited to have been invited to contribute some of the prizes for Shannon Fabrics Ultimate National Sewing Month GIVEAWAY.

Shannon Fabrics Giveaway


This year is REALLY BIG for Shannon Fabrics because 2020 also marks their 25th anniversary of being in business! They are partnering with almost 20 of our trusted industry partners to create their biggest giveaway of all time.

and the Grand Prize is worth over

$2,500 MSRP!


Let’s just say you don’t want to miss this!


National Sewing Month Prize



The National Sewing Month Prize includes:

  • New GO! Me Fabric Cutter — AccuQuilt
  • Sampler package of a few different large design sets — Anita Goodesign
  • One full set of Aurifil Color Builders (12 boxes, 3 LG Spools of 50wt each, 1422yds/spool) — Aurifil
  • Baby Lock Genuine Collection Sewing Kit — Baby Lock
  • Clip ‘n Glide Bodkin, Point 2 Point Turner, Wonder Clips (10pc), Wonder Clip Wrist Cushion, Curved Tailor’s Awl, Pen Style Chaco Liners (Pink & Silver), Bordeaux Ultimate Scissors (6 ¾”), Flower Head Pins (Fine) 20pc — Clover
  • D40 Table Lamp — Daylight Company
  • One case of Royal Silk 24 oz bags, a 5lb of Poly-Fil, Poly-Fil Premier Pillow forms, Poly Pellets — Fairfield World
  • 728 – Heavy Duty Razor Edge Fabric Shears (8in), 732A – Surgical Style Seam Ripper, Includes 3 Replacement Blades (5.5in), 739 – Pro Cut Micro Serrated, Fabric Shear Comfort Handle (8in), 1101 – Colored Embroidery Kit — Famore Cutlery
  • Slowpoke the Sloth, Plattie Platypus, Lloyd Llama & Alice Alpaca, Puppy Dog Pete, Stu the Sea Turtle, Monty Manatee, Gertrude Guinea Pig and Hannah the Hedgehog Soft Toy Sewing Patterns — Funky Friends Factory
  • Sew Comfortable Ergonomic Seat Cushion — Janome
  • Kai Seam Remover #KSR, Kai 11” Professional Serrated #7280SE, Kai 7100 4” Professional Scissor — Kai Scissors
  • KD580 The Snuggle is Real: Petite Appliques, KDKB218 Baby Body Suits Koala Grey 6-9 mos.,  KDKB221 Baby Body Suits, Blushing Peach 6-9 mos., KD725 Love Notes Sewing Version,  KDKB1210 Love Notes Quilt Embellishment Kit, Kimberbear Machine Embroidery Instructions,  Kimberbear Sewing instructions — Kimberbell
  • 505 (2 sizes), Grippy, Fabric Booster 808, 606 — Odif
  • 18x24cutting mat, 9”square ruler, SAC-1,ESK-1, RTY-2/NS cutter, RTY-2C/NBL Splash 45mm cutter, Rotary case, Touch knives — Olfa
  • Oliso® Pro™ TG1600 Smart Iron — Oliso
  • Queen-size battings in Poly Request, Dream Wool, Dream Orient and Dream 80/20 — Quilters Dream Batting
  • RNK Cork in Natural, Cosplay Purple iron-on glitter, Cosplay Green iron-on glitter, Cosplay Super Structure Foam, Cosplay Silver iron-on foil, RNK Perfect Grip tape in purple and white — RNK
  • Quilters Select Perfect Cotton batting, Quilters Select Multi color bobbin ring, Quilters Select 60 weight tube of 5 thread, Quilters Select 80 weight tube of 5 threads — Quilters Select
  • SCHMETZ Chrome Stretch 90/14 and Chrome Universal 70/10 – 10 cards each, ABC Pocket Guide — Schmetz Needles
  • 3 Cuddle® Kits (minky fabric quilt kits) — Shannon Fabrics


Enter Shannon Fabric’s Giveaway NOW!

Entries are accepted through Wednesday, September 30, 2020.* One random winner will be chosen on October 2 and announced on October 5 on the Shannon Fabrics and our their industry partners’ social media accounts.


Now pop over to the
Shannon Fabrics website to


GOOD LUCK in the draw everyone!

Pauline McArthur - Funky Friends Factory 

Bye for now





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