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Check out these cute Valentine’s soft toys sewn in Shannon’s Cuddle® fabric & WIN a Funky Friends Factory Pattern!

Jan 16, 2021 | Blog, Competitions & Giveaways

It’s always exciting to share the awesome things that Shannon Fabrics are doing ~> especially when it involves sewing up my Funky Friends Factory patterns in their gorgeous Cuddle® Fabrics. 

Their 2021 Valentine’s Day Sewing Projects are just adorable – so I KNOW you’ll LOVE them as much as I do!!! 

 

Look how cute Calico Bear looks
in Shannon Fabric’s Cuddle® Fabric!

(Calico Bear is sewn in Shannon Fabric’s faux fur)

Calico Bear sewn in Shannon Fabrics Cuddle Fabric

 

Shannon Fabrics has shared LOTS of fun Valentine’s-themed projects on their blog – ALL using their wonderful Valentine’s Cuddle® Solids and Prints, Luxe Cuddle®.

(Valentine’s Love Monsters made in Cuddle® Minky Fabric.)

Valentine's love Monster sewn in Cuddle

 

I don’t think I could give this fellow away
– even to my Valentine!!!
❤

 

 

OK, what can you win?

You can a FREE Funky Friends Factory pattern of YOUR CHOICE

Patterns collage

How do you enter?

ALL you need to do is leave a comment on this blog post (below) to let me know which Funky Friends Factory soft toy pattern you would like to sew with these Cuddle® fabrics from Shannon Fabrics? 

 

(Always and Forever Digital Cuddle® Scarlet)

Shannon fabrics Valentine projects heart fabric

(Valentine Gnomes Digital Cuddle® Scarlet)

Shannon fabrics Valentine projects gnomes fabric

(Sending Love Digital Cuddle® Blush)

Shannon fabrics Valentine projects letter fabric

 


(
Love Monkey Digital Cuddle® Scarlet)

Shannon fabrics Valentine projects monkey fabric

 

That’s it!

There’s nothing to buy – and EVERYONE is welcome to enter.

*** The winner’s will be drawn on
Monday 25th of January 2021 ~>
using random.org and announced here (in the blog comments)
AND on the Funky Friends Factory Facebook page. ***

 

 

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Updated 25 January 2021: We have a winner!!!

Sue Gibson who commented January 18, 2021  – Dilby Duck would look gorgeous in Always and Forever… 

Congratulations Sue, I will email through the Dilby Duck Pattern for your Prize today!

Thanks to everyone who entered – who knows? Next time our winner could be YOU!

Pauline McArthur
 bye for now,

Pauline

700 Comments

  1. Stephanie H.

    Wouldn’t the ‘love monkey’ Cuddle be the cutest little Mitch the Monkey?!

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    • Tamara Gassen

      Randy rhino using the love monkey digital cuddle fabric

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      • Lyn Dunn

        Gregory Gorilla is big and beautiful with Always and Forever Digital Cuddle, would be absolutely amazing and cuddle.

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        • Debra C Gorbach

          I love all of your patterns! Thay are unique! I have so many favorites, and would love to make the Mitch the Monkey for all of my grandchildren. It is fun to be silly!

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        • Aimee L

          Gregory Gorilla is my choice too! But there are so many others that would make even more adorable with these fabrics!

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        • Sherene

          Amazing giveaway I would love to win yo make my boys a new teddy

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        • Michelle Graham

          I would make Lloyd Llama in Always and Forever.

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        • Shirley Wade

          Would love to make dingles the dog from the always and forever digital cuddle

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      • Rachel Ung

        My wish is to get Larry the Lion pattern. Just such a gorgeous pattern

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        • Chris Juhasz

          I love the hedgehogs that come into our garden so I would make Hannah hedgehog.

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        • Nicole

          Ozzie Octopus- because who wouldn’t LOVE an octopus? They’re smart, beautiful, and have lots of attitude!

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          • Debbie McIvor

            I’d love to get dingles the dog completed in cuddles in scarlet I think it would look great

        • Katrine Bang

          A lovely Lloyd llama in the sending love fabric, would be super cute!
          So sad, that it is so expensive to import fabric from USA to europe

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      • Donna Cox

        I’ve used Shannon fabrics in many baby quilts and throws..I never thought about using them in making your soft toys.
        You have so many cute patterns it is hard to choose just one…but if I was selected, I would like Heather Hippo 🙂

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        • Grace Shafer

          I posted Honey Bear o. Facebook.

          I want to make Raff the Giraffe when I get the pattern.

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          • Elaine

            Patch Pussy Cat would look great in the Always and Forever fabric.

      • Jorge

        I think forever and always is my favourite!! Think it would make an adorable match to a keepsake

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        • Debbie Edward

          I love Always and Forever. It would make an absolutely darling bear.

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        • Kandace White

          Love the Valentine Gnomes. Would make a good friend for my granddaughter.

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      • Julie Hamilton

        Love monkey digital cuddle with the mitch the monkey pattern would be a fabulous match. Definitely my favourite and my hirlsnwould love him.

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      • Jessica S

        I would make Liquorice the Lemur with the Valentines gnomes. These gnomes are called Nisse where my husband was born (Norway) and my favourite animal is a lemur so it would be a match worthy of cupid himself.

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        • Lucinda E

          I would want the sloth for my next toy

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      • Sylvia panicara

        L8ve to see llamas and alpacas in this fabric

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        • Mary Stenger

          I would love to make a Gregory the gorilla!

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      • AnnaMae

        I would like to try , Izzy, Lambkins, Slush, or Jake.

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      • Lynnette Holland

        The Always and forever digital cuddle fabric would look cute with Lamkins Lamb wearing it

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      • JEANNIE M BUSH

        Love monkey!

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        • Sarah Gibson

          I have had my eye on Lucky the Labrador!

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      • JEANNIE M BUSH

        I shared Shannon Cuddle gnome fabric on my Facebook page.

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        • Dubravka

          I think Ellie the elephant would be perfect.

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      • KATRINA Davis

        Sending Love Digital would look fabulous on the Easter Bunny Budies…. Hopping around delivering its Luv message

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        • ALASHANDRA REYNOLDS

          An always and forever fix would be amazing!

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        • Elizabeth Rose-Tolstedt

          I think any of your patterns would be so wonderful!

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      • Betsey Davis

        Hannah Hedgehog using Always and forever digital cuddle! 💕🦔

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      • Anna

        Sandy the seagull out of valentine gnomes. I’d like to do a nautical animal for each of my grandchildren beds at the beach.

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        • Teresa coe

          I would love to make digger and daxie In always and forever fabric. 💜💜💜💜💜

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      • Clare Moore

        Love your adorable funky friends. I would love to have Fiji Fox for my great granddaughter. She loves this little fellow.

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      • Liz Adamson

        Oh its hard to choose they are all gorgeous but if i had to pick one it would be always and forever fabric would be the melody bear my favourite pattern

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      • Desiree Rhoades

        Always and Forever fabric would be adorable made into Ellie the Elephant 💕

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      • Colleen

        Love Cuddle, hope to start sewing more cuddle items and cuddle animals.

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      • Donna

        The Easter Bunnies would be adorable in that heart fabric!

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      • Lauren Hodgson-King

        Would love to make a cuddly Larry the lion out of the hearts fabric 😍

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      • Claire Hanson

        I love the love heart print… and gnomes! Lucky I don’t have to just pick one!
        I’d like Patch Purdy Cat to add to my collection of your wonderful patterns 💕

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      • Zara Bergman

        Ooh, Ellie elephant in the always and forever hearts would be adorable!

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      • Angela C Martin

        I adore the funky friends. Can not wait to see what comes next.
        Great quality too

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    • Janice Sullenger

      I’m torn between the dachshund and the duckling. My granddaughter loves ducks but I have dachshunds. All these patterns are precious . The bodies would be the gnomes and the extremities would be always and forever cuddle

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    • Maaike Pouwels

      I guess I would like to sew the Raff Giraffe.. it would be so cute!

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    • Brenda

      You know I can’t choose I love all the patterns they are all fantastic

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    • Kat Forsyth

      Wow, some amazing fabrics!

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    • Kat Forsyth

      Its so hard to choose one but Fifi fox would look amazing made with fur fabric! Some stunning fabrics , I love the Valentine gnomes!!

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    • Charlotte

      I would LOVE to make a Lloyd llama in the Always and forever digital cuddle fabric. He would be a little love llama!

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      • Tracy

        Just joined, and looking forward to seeing all the cute things to create

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    • Gracia Borchard

      I’d love to make the Calico Bear in Always & Forever Digital Cuddle Scarlet. Fabulously funky!!! ☺☺☺

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    • Michelle Hutcheon

      Thank you, I would love the Elf Christmas Twins pattern to spread joy to the new additions of my extended family.

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    • Glenda Wheeler

      I would love to dothe Calico Bear. He is so cute!

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    • Connie

      The hearts fabric is so so sweet. I don’t know what I would make but the tomties are super cute as well.

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    • Karen Harris

      I just love all of your patterns. I used Mitch the Monkey to make memory bears in honor of my dad and everyone loved them!

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      • Karen Harris

        Meant to add how great it would be to gift some “friends” to those with the always and forever cuddle.

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        • Meredith Goodman

          Heather Hippo. Those fabrics are adorable

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    • Jackie W.

      I can imagine the most adorable Heather Hippo out if these cute fabrics.❤🥰❤

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    • Brenda

      Would love to try my hand making a teddy bear never made one before and never won anything. Thankyou.

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    • Lola Crawshaw

      I would like to make Randy Rhino with the Always and Forever Digital Cuddle. I’ll then donate it to the Save the Rhino foundation to be sold and the money then can be used to buy Rhino milk for the Rhino calfs whose mothers has been killed for their horns.

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    • Sandi Fink

      Love the fabric choice. Simply adorable

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    • Megan Connors

      Giddy Goat is adorable!!

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      • Whitney Taylor

        I would love to make the sloth pattern! 😍 so so cute!!

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    • Rachel

      I would love to make a sloth from the cuddle monkey fabric 🥰

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    • Rosa Lievano

      All of them look so beautiful!! My favorite Is the Always AND Florever, sooooo cute 😍!!! Fifi Fox would look perfect on that fabric !

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      • Melody A Cesare

        Oh my gosh, I would love to make Mickey Moose out of the Always and Forever heart fabric. And wouldn’t it be adorable to Make the Not Sock Monkey with the Love Monkey fabric!

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      • Dianne LeBlanc

        I love the Shannon Fabrics Valentine cuddle!

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      • Stacey Parsons

        I’d love to make the kitty cat! Or the monkey❤

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    • Erin

      Im so excited to have found this site. Im a first timer and ready to open the gate and explore my new found hobby. Now that Im a gramma I can’t wait to start.

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    • Julie

      These fabrics and patterns are the best! I love all my cute patterns I’ve purchased from funky friends factory!❤️

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    • Nidhi Srivastava

      Lamkins lamb will look cutest in Always and forever digital cuddle scarlet

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    • Carolyn Moore

      I’d love to make fifi the fox. It is so cute. I use the shirts from my father & daughter that passed away. They all come out great.

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      • Edward Doench

        I would really like to make Heather the hippo pattern with the valentine gnome material. I love all the fabrics!

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    • Debbie Pindral

      “Luv” these Funky Friends! I would like to make a chicken but haven’t found a pattern yet so I am settling to “luv” a sloth. Kinda my speed.

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    • Margaret Wright

      Memory bear in the Valentine gnome fabric x

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    • Susie

      I would love to make a bunny. I was asked by an elderly lady to make her a bunny just to have someone to hold during these trying times. It has sparked the idea to just make what I can to share with other elderly- so they know they are not alone. 🙂

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    • Laura-Love Yates

      I think the prints would be great on a monkey. How about a Mitch the Monkey pattern?

      P.S., how can I purchase the fabric and the plush fabric? I have the Calico Bear pattern. I’ve made several.

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    • Afton Trotter

      I would love to make the Jake the Puppy pattern! It’s super cute and I know my puppy loving 10 month old would adore it!

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    • Linda Linard

      So stinking 🥰!

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    • Ellen L Matthewson

      Those fabrics look so soft!

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    • Dawn Fleischman

      I would LOVE to make Calico Bear and Puppy Pete and so many other Funky Friends with these beautiful Shannon Minky fabrics!!

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    • Arja Holappa

      Randy or Heather sure would be even lovable with the “always and forever “- print

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    • Yul Largado

      The patterns are great and I’m so happy you decided on making tutorials!!

      Originally, I’ve always been curious how to make stuffed animals, now I can’t believe I’m actually making them!!

      Best part, I use my scrap fabrics to make one of a kind animals!!

      BTW, my birthday is the 25th!!! 😁😎❤

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    • Lou Timson

      Love to make any bear out of cardinal red Shannon lux cuddle seal!

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    • cindy martin

      Just finding this treasure trove of cuteness, I need to make a tough decision on what to start.

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    • cindy martin

      I didn’t mention the pattern…lol
      the hobby horse cuties

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    • Susan T.

      I would like to make Heather Hippo with the Always and Forever fabric. The hippo pattern has smooth expanses that will show off the fabric.

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    • Siew Fung

      Keepsake bear with Always and Forever Digital Cuddle® Scarlet. I think my daughter will love it.

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    • Shirley Lohman

      What a hard decision that would be but I think I would have to make the lamb. And any of the fabrics would be wonderful.

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    • LUISA THOMPSON

      Fifi fox with Always and Forever Digital Cuddle® Scarlet. Saludos desde México

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    • Jo

      I really like Fifi Fox. Super cute! I’m thinking the Always and Forever Digital Cuddle® Scarlet fabric.

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    • Laurie Hoffman

      Comment Calico bear with always and forever would be adorable

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    • Arianna Larson

      OMG, I simply LOVE every single one of your patterns, but I would have to go with Mickey Moose. He would look adorable!!!

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    • Kim Heldoorn

      Lambkins lamb would be so soft and cuddly in Shannon’s fabrics. Bright colours of course!

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    • Carolyn Breau

      I would love to do Ellie the Elephant!! 💕💕

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    • Dawn Petty

      I really want to make Micky Moose in Valentine Gnomes and Sending Love prints.

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    • Deb Webster

      I’m in love with minky fabrics. I’m using minky for puppy Pete and making a heart around his eye, a gift for my granddaughter for valentines day.

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    • Marilyn Mason

      I have the moose.. so an Octupus! Why should the teddy bear get all the glory! Thanks for sharing this! I didn’t know about the Shannon Fabrics new prints!

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    • Connie s.Parks

      I would love the. Love monkey

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  2. Cindy Alexander

    Calico bear out of Always and Forever Cuddle
    for my granddaughter who will be 2 on feb 13th!

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    • Paula

      Definitely slowpoke the Sloth!!! 😍

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      • Susan jones

        Butch and Bella, a wonderful pair, would love to make these for my dog made grand children.

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      • Jill pointer

        Has to be Gregory Gorilla. ❤

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      • Pat Mack

        I would make Mitch the Monkey

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      • Stacy Bernstein

        The calico bear made with cuddle always and forever digital cuddle scarlet would be so adorable ❤

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      • Robin Phillips-Knotts

        The bunny would be super cute!

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      • Amy Jones

        The ladybug would be absolutely perfect in the Sending Love digital fabric 🥰

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    • Jeannie Cheah

      Thank you so much for the giveaway. Very kind of you. I would love to win the keep me keepsake bear pattern and have it made with the Always and Forever fabric. How cute it would be. My daughter would absolutely love it 😍

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    • Arlene

      So glad I found funky friends factory,Thankyou, I would like melody bear 😀

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    • Anne-Christien Tuinhout-Arts

      We’ve made Patch the pussy cat as a remembrence toy when our cat passed away. But I would love to see him in different cuddle fabrics

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    • Linda Lammers

      Always and forever fabric will be my choice for the lambkins lamb pattern for my 2week old granddaughter. Thank you for this giveaway.
      Love Shannon fabrics!

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    • Erica Ritch

      Having worked as front line staff downloading the patterns and getting lots of easy instructions to follow has helped keep my sanity. I love it. Thank you for keeping us going a dog would be great

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    • Laura Filbeck

      I would think the sloth would be cute in cuddle. I have made Ellie in cuddle. I shared the gnome cuddle on my Facebook.

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      • Marion Pittard

        Definitely the fox. Mr and Mrs Fox visit my garden every night and when they stay, my grandchildren won’t go to sleep until they have seen them

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      • Leanne Aunger

        I would love the make a bunny or the cuddle monster it would look sew cute in that fabric 💕💖

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    • Looby_Lou

      Hardest job finding the valentine xxx

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    • Chris Haefner

      Love Monkey fabric for Digger and Dixie Dachshunds. 2 of my favorite things together!

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  3. Kate W

    Omg! That Gnome fabric! I don’t know which stuffie I’d make with that, but I do believe my life will be incomplete until I get some and use it!! I would like to make the Lion out of their other Minkie, though. Oh, the choices!!

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    • Su Orourke

      Oh the unicorn would be perfect for me

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      • Denise C

        I’m so torn between a sending love wombat (because wombats are like that) or combining the gnomes with always and forever on an Easter bunny buddy. Decisions, decisions..

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  4. Debbie Collins

    Oh what fun…I would make Lamkin Lamb in the Shannon Fabrics hearts for my granddaughter, 10, who raises and shows lambs at our local county fair. She has competed in the “Make in Wool” contest since she was 2…of course, grandma was making her outfits then!

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    • Pauline

      I love Izzy Insomniac Teddy Bear with Always and Forever Digital Cuddle® Scarlet)

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    • Mrs Lisa M Smith

      The fox would be awesome.

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  5. Abby Haines

    I would create Giddy Goat using the Valentine Gnome fabric. ❤️
    I shared a photo from above and the link to your blog on my FB page while also tagging the Facebook group.
    Thank you for making these amazing patterns! I love creating with them.

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    • Liz

      Valentine’s gnomes would look so cute in the calico unicorn fabric i think.

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    • Maggie

      Love them all…
      Would love to try the licorice the lemur..think it would be lots of fun..

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    • Frantiska Gidman

      Would love to try memory bear please, as I’ve never made any. Many thanks 😊

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    • Keri

      So hard to choose! Either the baby bunny or the guinea pig would be so adorable!

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  6. Lorna Moore

    I would just LOVE to make a flamingo using the Always and Forever cuddle. An Always and Forever Flamingo…perfect partnership!

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  7. Ann Marie

    Giddy the Goat is one of my favorites, and I’d love to see her in the Always and Forever heart print! Adorable!

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    • stacey morris

      I would love to make a lemur in the beautiful fabric. He would be so soft and cuddly

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    • Leia Barrett

      I would love to make a hobby horse from Shannons fabrics.

      I love using the LUXE cuddle minky for soft toys AND cloth nappies

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  8. Tammy Luethje

    I NEED that heart pattern material for the Melody Bear FFF pattern! Im making Memory Bears with this pattern (love it) and I think the heart pattern would make them super cute!

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    • Leigh Gyngell

      Hi, I think the elephant would look super cute, especially in the heart fabric

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    • Diana Jennison

      I would make Slowpoke the Sloth for my daughter. She’s a Health Care Professional and lives alone. I know that work is VERY stressful for her at the moment and Slowpoke would be lovely to cuddle with when she gets home every evening 💕

      Thank you for this generous offer…

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    • Agnieszka Paluch

      I think Jake the Puppy would look super cute in Shannon’s Cuddle fabric. I would love to make this one ❤

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  9. Beginner

    Timmy – T-Rex would be amazing in the always and forever

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    • Tanya Davis

      The dog looks adorable!

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      • Barbara Lloyd

        The always and forever would be adorable with the lemur.

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    • Angie H.

      I would make Patch the pussycat in Always and Forever for my 3 year old grand-daughter who just found out she will be a big sister. She is not happy about this and I’m trying to convey that we will always love her and the new baby won’t change that.

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  10. Dolores

    The calico bear made with cuddle always and forever digital cuddle scarlet would be fabulous.

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    • Pam

      A shark! Because, you know, sharks need love too 😉

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    • Donna J Kaisner

      I LOVE 💘 💗 ♥ 💓 Funky Friends Factory, Pauline is an incredibly gifted pattern designer, I have an embroidery business & the bulk of my orders are Memory Items, (not of my choosing, God has chosen my business to go that direction) & I exclusively use FunkyFriendsFactory patterns

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    • Jaime Reardon

      Fifi fox in always and forever, all super cute 😍

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  11. Lisa Anderson

    Mitch the monkey seems like a winner in these amazing fabrics 🙂

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  12. Kirsty Barnett

    I’d love to win and give the gecko 🦎 or the dragon 🐉 a shot! Thank you for the opportunity ❤️

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    • Michelle

      Love the valentines gnock material ❤

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    • Iris

      Ohh the Always and Forever would be so lovely with the pussy cat 😍

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    • Sherri

      I think the hippo would be gorgeous in the valentine cuddle. I am still building my Funky Friends pattern library and would love to win.

      Reply
  13. Janet Radke

    Puppy dog Pete in always and forever would be awesome

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  14. Janet Radke

    Puppy dog Pete in always and forever would be very good

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  15. Adri

    I think Fifi fox would be just adorable with these fabrics!

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  16. Andrea Hurst

    It would have to be Dilby Duck, soooo cute 🐥

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  17. Pauline Lentsment

    Easter bunny buddies with always and forever cuddle would be so cute

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  18. Lesley kilby

    When you see some things you just have to pick them up and touch them? Well I wish could just give see guys a huge hug and cuddle they look so wonderfully snuggly made up in this fabric.
    If I am lucky enough to win, I would like one of the bear patterns please or the lion. Thank you for the chance to win one of your fabulous designs Pauline xxxxx

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  19. Marion

    Gregory the gorilla would look cute with Always and forever hearts

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  20. Debbie Hoberg

    With a brand new Granddaughter arriving in April there are so many of your wonderful toys I would like to make for her. My very favourite is Reggie Reindeer which would be her very first Christmas teddy!!

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  21. Pam Wines

    Ahh love the sock monkey fabric, used to make them and would be lovely ro make a calico bear with all that love on him x

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  22. Barbara McLarty

    I’d love to make my daughter any of the stuffies, she loves soft toys, I’d let her pick 😉

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  23. Joanne

    I would love to try out Calico Bear with the Sending Love fabric.

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  24. Morgan

    I think the giraffe would be adorable in the heart pattern fabrics! ❤️

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  25. Lisa Dobbs

    Oohh these are fabulous!! Perfect project! I’d make the sloth with the hearts fabric, as the sloth reminds me of my husband in a morning hee hee!!

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  26. Katherine Atkins

    Decisions decisions!! I think the rabbit for my poorly grandsons second birthday in February. Poor little blighter has seen the inside of a hospital more than his home. He has an obsession with anything snuggly soft.

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  27. Margaret

    I would love to win and for me the fabulous gnome fabric is a winner. Would love to try the lion pattern too. I’m very new so appreciate the help given to me yesterday on FB site x

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  28. Louise

    How sweet would Diggles look in the always and forever

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  29. Dianna Dingler

    My grandsons would absolutely love it if their
    Nonna 🥰 would make them a dragon!!

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    • Cathy Patton

      Georgie the good luck elephant, I’m in Ireland so it would be great for a gift for at patrick’s day for my Scottish neice and nephew.
      I’m doing the Calico memory bear with my friend’s baby clothes this week hopefully, yikes.

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  30. Lisa Cowling

    I would LOVE to make Gertrude the guinea pig or Rascal the raccoon using the ‘Always and forever’ or/and the ‘Sending love’s fabrics 😍🥰

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  31. Carol Stocker

    I would love to make the cat in the lovely cuddle fabrics

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  32. Katie Marie

    I love your patterns so much!

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  33. Wendy Ruffle

    I’d love to do melody bear in the hearts fabric xx

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  34. Kerry Lawson

    I would have to be the shark my 5yr old is obsessed and tells me everyday how much he loves them.

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  35. CAROL SMITH

    Crocadile Steve would look good in a skin of red faux fur for his Valentine

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    • Alison Darling

      I would absolutely LOVE to make a keep me keepsake bear in this adorable fabric!!!

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      • Brenda

        Sending love fabric for elli the elephant would be cute. Add a little contrast for inside ears and feet with some pink. Elephants never forget!

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      • Colleen

        How about Hannah Hedgehog in Always and Forever

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      • Sarah

        Any of them would be darling but I have a soft spot for cuddly teddy bears, so probably the honey bear.

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    • Linda

      My 3yr old grandaughter LOVES dinosaurs, so it’s Triceratops for me

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  36. Judi Palmer

    I’d go for the Koala. I had the pleasure of visiting Australia last year and got to tick a bucket list wish by cuddling a Koala and I adored her. I have koalas on my Christmas tree too.
    So I’d love that download to relive my memories

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  37. Simone Becker

    Since early childhood I’m in love with hedgehogs, and now so are my grand kiddos. It would be totally awesome to give Hannah the hedgehog a home 😉

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  38. Dianna Dingler

    Oh my goodness!!! I just went through your selection of patterns and Lily the Ladybug has my heart!! She would be adorable with any and all of the “Cuddle” fabrics! 🐞❤️

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    • Mikayla Cyphers

      I have so many of your patterns I don’t know which I’d choose to add – but absolutely the best patterns available!

      Reply
  39. Natalie Neale

    Absolutely gorgeous fabrics any pattern made with them would look aaaamazzzing!!! You have stolen my heart ❤️

    Reply
  40. Lesley Kearney

    I have just retired and have not yet seen a FFF but am soooo looking forward to this new chapter in my life. Love the website and group. If I were lucky I’d like the Daxi or Dragon. ❤️ 🤞

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  41. Shirley Bray

    I would make a Raff Giraffe with the Gnome fabric! My favourite pattern and the most awesome fabric!!

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  42. Cat

    I think Calico would look amazing in the dark Red fluff used for the heart! 🧸♥️ Definitely my next project!

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  43. Mardi Clifford

    I would love to
    Make the Easter bunny pattern with the always and forever hearts, or Elephant in the gnomes 💖

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    • Joanne Wright

      For valentines it would have to be the Easter bunnies in the always and forever fabric emboidered with “Some bunny loves you” on the feet! 🙂

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    • Shirlene

      I would love to make our little love monster a love monster of his own ! Or a Monty the manatee ♥️♥️

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  44. Beverley

    How could anyone not love these fabrics, the quality looks fantastic

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  45. Biddy Braddock

    I would love to win Monty the manatee, think they are the cutest animals

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  46. karen bartlett

    love the gnome fabric they were very popular at Christmas but can be great all year round

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  47. frances green

    Would love to make the easter bunny for my adorable new grandson. The cuddle fabrics look perfect for this. I have just made my first bear with the Calico pattern and am now hooked 🙂

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  48. Linda Spurr

    Slowpoke the sloth in always and forever
    For long lazy loving cuddles

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  49. Angela cleary

    I would try melody bear as this would be my first ever fff toy and using this fabric would be amazing and spur me on to try more

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  50. Laura Aarsen

    Trixie, the doggie!

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  51. Christi

    I need to make some Memory Bears so Melody would be perfect. What a year of loss for everyone. I love Shannon. Goes on the back of 50% of all my quilts.

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    • Bev Jenkins

      I would love to sew Calico with the Gnome fabric. I am desperate to start my memory bear journey and bring comfort to a lot of people with lost ones.

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    • Samantha Tucker

      I think I’d like to try Dixie the Dachshund in the gorgeous cuddle fabric 💖

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  52. Carol Ann Taylor-White

    Oh my ! So may to choose, one for each month.. and to keep all my Grandchildren happy.

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  53. Hanja

    I can’t wait for my granddaughter to be born on the 8th of February for I can make her all these lovely toys!! I already made the bear and it came out fantastic! Thank you so much.

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  54. Joanna Astbury

    I’d love to make Easter Bunny Buddies out of always & forever & a significant other fabric, so that I can offer an alternative to the Melody Memory Bear to my customers.

    I’ve shared on Instagram (thecraftywitchbiz) as well as my Facebook page.

    Keeping my fingers crossed!! 🤞🏻🤞🏻🤞🏻

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  55. Kathleen Lamb

    Too many favorites, but Giraffe a.k.a. Raff would be adorable in Always and Forever cuddle!

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  56. veronica aka lyn mckenzie

    i would like to make the daschounds digger and dixie as i have a grand daugther who has five and think she needs another 2 , would use love monkeys and always and forever

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  57. Maria

    I’d love to use on the Mickey Moose pattern!

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  58. Lucy Eccles

    I would love to win the melody bear pattern to make for my 3 girls. ❤️❤️❤️

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  59. Sam Griffiths

    Far too many fabulous patterns to choose just one, if I win it’ll be a hard choice!

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  60. Amy Humphrey

    I love your patterns! They are very well written. Thank you!

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  61. Debra Wolvey

    The Easter Bunny in the always and forever fabric would look gorgeous don’t you think?

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  62. Vanessa

    I’d love to make Sandy seagull made out of the valentine gnome fabric 😊😊

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  63. Pat Holmes

    Would have to be Hannah Hedgehog – no prickles on her with cuddle fabric.

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  64. Monika

    I would like to make the Memory Bears with this fabric or the baby- i think that´s the best.

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  65. A Lewis

    A dragon in the always and forever cuddle to make it a love dragon ❤

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  66. Raquel Smook

    Wow that faux fur is just incredible ❤️❤️

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  67. Shaelyn Ward

    Hi
    Love the gnome fabric. I have been trying to make gnomes this week, I think this fabric would improve them.
    Love the monkey pattern too.

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  68. Daphne Foden

    I would make the koala as a reminder of seeing my sister in Australia for the first time in 55 years
    As she is now 96 I don’t know if I will get out there again

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  69. Karen Price

    Hi,
    Firstly, I absolutely love your patterns.
    I’d love to make Izzy the Insomniac bear with the Always snd Forever material. It would be a fab gift to give to my husband for Valentine’s Day. Plus I don’t get much sleep when he wakes me up to go to work early hours lol do would make him laugh at the same time. (Bit of a standing joke in our house)
    So I’d love Izzy the insomniac bear pattern if possible. I couldn’t win an argument lol but I’m going to try to win this lol 🙂 k xxx

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  70. Jackie Ann Tobey

    I would love to make the Narwhal from the regular minky and the octopus would be a good one also. My grandson loves all sea creatures!

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  71. Jennifer

    I’m new to sewing these but would love to make Patch & Pete, in Always & Forever – in memory of our babies Birdie & Dakota that we lost last year.

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  72. Brenda Mossop

    I would love to make the guinea pig for my pig crazy daughter, who owns 4 real ones. Gertrude Guinea Pig

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    • Donna Hexges

      At this time of turmoil and sadness in our country, I have made and gifted several stuffed so Nina k s. My biggest hit was the dachshund I made using Funky Factory pattern and knit shirts from a beloved Grandpa that is now in heaven.

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    • Hope Anselmo

      The sock moneys are adorable and I’ll need some gnomes for sure!

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  73. Jess

    I think the fox would be adorable in the cuddle fabric!!

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  74. Sam Blackburn

    I love the Melody Memory bears but think Ellie the Elephant would be amazing made from “Always and Forever fabric” – so cuddly.

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  75. Joy

    Santa in Valentine Gnomes perfect to keep the little guy in the red suit out all year. Hearts because we love him so much.

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  76. Paula

    I would use the forever hearts to make the digger the dachshund. We lost our dachshund this year and I would make it for a memorial bear for my son

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  77. Julie Greenland

    So many to choose from but I think the lion would be my choice

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  78. Casandra

    I love the “sending love fabric.” This would be great for those family members that we have not been able to see for a long time. We could let them know that they are most definitely loved!

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  79. Liz Freke

    Ellie elephant would look gorgeous in the ‘always and forever’ print

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  80. Jeannette Thompson

    Would love to make calico bear in the cuddles yarn. I would name him cuddles

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  81. Julie Davis

    I think the love monkey on the sloth and the always and forever on the lamb or kitty would be adorable!

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    • Chantal Gouwerok

      I would love to make the Sea Turtle with that glittery sparkle cuddle mink 😍.

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  82. Gina

    I just love the all the patterns. You are wonderful thank you so much.

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  83. Wendy Mathias

    I would make a bunny in the gnome fabric, also love the plush fabric bear.

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  84. Jill

    I would like to make the Easter Bunny Buddies in the always and forever fabric thanks.

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  85. Lisa Smallwood

    My oldest boy would love the shark, I also think the ladybug would look so sweet in this fabric 😊

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  86. Bill Young

    Any of the Funky Friends patterns would be even more soft and cuddly in any of these fabrics. My first choice would be Butch (or Bella) the Bulldog done in the hearts.

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  87. Jackie Wooding

    I love the hearts cuddle fabric and would love to make my favourite Ellie elephant from it ❤️❤️❤️

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  88. Ellen Daniels

    Oh, my goodness! No question about it! Llambkin Lamb would be absolutely adorable in any or all of the “Cuddle” fabrics!

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  89. Narelle

    I could not go past the Valentine Love Monsters for these fabrics. My husband has a Valentines Birthday and this would be a fantastic present for a special day.

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  90. Laine

    Most definitely the monkey cuddle. With your monkey pattern! My granddaughter would love it!! But I doubt I could get the fabric as I’m in London. Boooooo

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  91. Kelli

    I would make Gregory Gorilla out of the Always & Forever. He is just so cute!!

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  92. Christina

    I would use Shannon Cuddle on the Melody Bear. It would look so adorable!

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  93. Emma Boulton

    I think a sloth would look super cute in these beautiful fabrics and those long arms are perfect for a hug , especially at the moment when we can’t hug our loved ones due to social distancing

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  94. Robin Etherton

    I would love slowpoke sloth in Shannon’s faux fur, my grandson would love it!

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  95. Madelein Boshoff

    Fifi the fox in the always and forever, it will make her look super foxy 😊
    But have to get me some of the gnome print fabric, just love it, going through a bit of a gnome phase. Hahaha. And the draw is the day before my birthday.

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  96. Tracy Willis

    I would absolutely love to win one of your patterns, it would bring a little light to this tough lockdown time, my full time job (self employed) has been stopped yet again so my business is in a bad position, sewing is the only thing keeping me sane right now x

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  97. Brenda Sherman

    Love all your Funky Friends patterns. Combine them with Cuddle which is another fabric I love to sew with (messy but ok with the results). This makes wonderful present for anyone who loves something soft and cuddely.

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  98. Lorna Wilcox

    I love the valentine gnomes! I think I’d possibly make one of the monsters from it, but the calico bear would be lovely in it too……… Mmmmm 🤔😁

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  99. Sue Gibson

    Dilby Duck would look gorgeous in Always and Forever

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    • Cath

      Awesome designs. Would love to try one

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    • Dawn Rimby

      I’ve never made a Funky Friend from Cuddle fabric but I’d sure like to give it a try. Especially out of that Valentine Gnome fabric. ❤

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    • Lori E Hall

      I love all your patterns but I’d probably do the dolphin in the always and forever material. But then again any of them would be adorable in that material.

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    • Sarah

      Wow, such beautiful fabrics. Its hard to choose just one to make a cuddle friend with, so I would use them all in a patch work way to make a unique cuddle buddy for my valentine. Mixing the fabrics together I’d like to make a cuddle buddy monkey holdin a love heart.

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  100. Angela

    Ooo i d love the love Rabbit ❤️❤️❤️❤️ with Hearts 💕

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  101. Laurence

    Hello! oh my goodness!!! all your patterns are so beautiful!!! I’d love to make the Melody Bear !!

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  102. Kerry Nicholls

    Id like to start off with something small I’d choose the Mouse Pad Wrist Rest with the Always and Forever to show my wrist some love!

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  103. Melissa Brown

    I would love the Melody Bear made of Shannon Fabrics Alway and Forever Digital Print.

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  104. Yvonne Gallagher

    Lamkins in sending love, my hubby is a kiwi and I try and get him something “sheepish” every valentine. Thanks Pauline- you rock!

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  105. Claire Bateman

    I would love the try the fox pattern in this fabric for my son’s first birthday. His favourite thing is the Gruffalo!x

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  106. Pattie

    The East Bunny Buddies! And all the fabrics are beautiful.

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    • Barb

      The cow. Make it look like an Ayrshire

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  107. Annette De Jong

    Ellie the Elephant in the Always and Forever print would win my heart ❤️

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  108. Julie Tate

    I would love to make Larry the Lion in the faux fur, I think he is ‘sew’ gorgeous already but he would be unbelievably cuddly made out of that fabric, who could resist that!

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  109. natalia crespo

    I love anything monster related, so that monster plushy is super adorable and I would make him in a heartbeat but for myself lol, but that teddy bear I love as well im a sucker for soft fluffy things lol.

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    • Christina Vogel

      I would love to try Diggles the Dragon just because he would be a fun challenge and so freaking cute as Valentine. Dragons have the biggest heart filled with all sorts of love!💖

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  110. Jojo Povey

    I would love to make Heather the hippo in the always and forever fabric . My friend collects hippos and sadly lost her husband last year. I would gift to her so she knows she is never alone and always has a friend in me xxx

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  111. Gillian

    That calico fabric would be awesome for the Memory Bear. I can almost feel the softness from here!

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  112. Maxine dinsdale

    Definitely the Valentine Gnomes on an Easter bunny buddies for my 3 yr old granddaughter who adores gnomes and rabbits!! Will share to Facebook, Instagram and pintrest!! X

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  113. Audi

    I love your patterns! They’re so cute.

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  114. Andrea Smith

    I would use the hearts in the last bug to creat a love bug! ❤️ 🐞

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  115. Brenda Stokes

    Love Funky Friends adorable patterns and Shannon Fabrics Cuddle soft fabrics!

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  116. Carol Harshabarger

    i think Melody would look great

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  117. Suzanne Rettler

    I have a lot of your patterns, Pauline, and they are amazing. I would love the manatee pattern, because I used to live in Florida. But I think I’d choose the Love Monster, because it looks like it might be quicker to make a bunch of for hospice.

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  118. Melodie Lahanko

    It’s so hard to choose because I love all the patterns, but I would have to choose Harper the Happy Hobby horse because I’m a horse enthusiast.

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  119. Kathy

    Awe,love to make Melody. So cuddly.

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  120. Christine Lunardelli

    Love Gregory the Gorilla in the monkey fabric 🐵

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  121. Connie Haselhorst

    Always and forever Shannon fabric – with any of the dog patterns would be a winning combination!

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  122. Alison Stevens

    Ellie the Elephant would look great in these fabrics.

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  123. Mary Beaumont

    A cat! Yessss a cat pattern would be a perfect new make for me! 🐈 🐈‍⬛ 🥰

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  124. Tammy Baker

    The Love Monster in always and forever , Valentines gnomes and red would be my choices for my three grandchildren!

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  125. Josie Chapman

    I love the new fabrics, I would like to have a go at the happy elephant 🐘. I did the other elephant one for my best friend for Christmas, I love all the patterns,
    another one I would like is a meerkat pattern.

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  126. Simone Campbell

    Those fabrics are divine! I love making your cat, but I’d like to give your Easter rabbit or fox a go. I think the love monkey pattern is so unique.

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  127. jose g garcia

    man, i’d love to win nate the narwall…!

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  128. Terry Gordon

    Love Love Love all the patterns. I would love to see the monster mix

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  129. Cecilia Mire

    I love love love the Calico Bear. He would be an adorable addition to my niece’s collection especially since she is going to have a little one again. Hoping for a boy since she already has a girl.

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  130. Joanne Ferster Enders

    I think that Shannon’s fabric looks so warm and snuggly on stuffed animals. I would love to win the Memory Bear Pattern:)

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  131. Natalie Egan

    Ooh, I’d love to make the sloth from the gnome fabric ❤❤

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  132. Tina

    Slowpoke the Sloth or Licorice the Lemur would look properly dressed in any of the cuddle prints.

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  133. Sharon Aurora

    Fifi Fox would be my choice! That would be so cute with Always and Forever or Sending Love.

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  134. Helen Porter

    Luxe cuddle sherpain Alloy
    Ellie the elephant pattern

    It’s very hard to choose amongst the gorgeous patterns and wonderful material but I had to make a choice. 😄

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  135. Nancy L

    There are so many choices! I would do Lloyd Llama in the red plush with a saddle out of the adorable sock monkey fabric!

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  136. Jane Thomas

    I’d really love to make Lamkins Lamb. I think he’d look so cute in any of those fabrics.

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  137. Nicole Fox

    Oh! The foxy fox for sure 🙂

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  138. Vicki Clarke

    Fifi fox in that soft, scrumptious, stunning fabric

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  139. John and Marie Hills

    “Slowpoke the Sloth” please. Just love this pattern. Reminds me how important it is appreciate that everyone needs to achieve at their own pace. 😊

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  140. Cynthia Walker

    I would choose Melody bear and Always and forever digital cuddle and make for my grandchildren,

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  141. Bobbie Denson

    The love monster in the hearts fabric. Perfect for teens

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  142. Linda

    Ohh it would definitely be Gorrila for me ❤️❤️

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  143. Deann Duncan

    Would live Gregory Gorilla to give for Valentine’s Day. Thanks for the inspiration

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  144. Isoline Bombera

    Larry the Lion would look fab using a combination of the fabric prints ❤️ My wish list of funky friends patterns grow every time I look at the selection!

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  145. Lea

    I would love to make either your Jake the Puppy pattern or the Keepsake Bear with any of these cuddle fabrics. All of your patterns are adorable. I’ve never attempted a stuffed animal before. Thanks for the opportunity!

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    • Lea

      I posted this on my Instagram (lea_quilts) and tagged you in the post.

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  146. Cynthia Walker

    I shared the photo with the red hearts and calico bear on Facebook “I love Cuddle Fabric” page!

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  147. missy

    love all the new stuff

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  148. Cindy Merrill

    I’ve been wanting the Valentines monster pattern. Although I do love Mich the Monkey and the Mini Monster Stuffies!!

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    • Cindy Merrill

      I shared the love monsters photo on my Facebook page.

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  149. Joanne Richardson

    I’d love to make Patch the cat with the fabric, so cuddly.

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  150. Diane

    Love the valentine gnomes!

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  151. Peggy Matzer

    I’d love to make puppy dog Pete with the cuddle fabrics.

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  152. Michelle

    I think Mitch the monkey would look great with the Valentines gnomes fabric!

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  153. Lea Jensen

    I also posted this on my Facebook page and made it public so that everyone would see it. 🙂 They are adorable!

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  154. Melissa 🇨🇦

    This Calico bear is sweet!!!! Two grand babies are due to arrive this year… March and June. So a Funky Friend will be made for each of them.

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  155. Cathy Patton

    Our sewing group is having an online sew-off this Friday for a memory bear. I’m going to be using the Calico pattern, my first bear and soft toy. I hope it goes well.

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  156. Kathy Cuthbertson

    The Bulldogs would be super cute in ” sending love ” . And they are one of my pattern collection that I haven’t made yet .

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  157. Jody

    I think Patch The Pussy Cat would be adorable in Always and Forever fabric! I also LOVE the Gnome fabric!

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  158. Rebecca Radbourne

    Oh love the new fabrics
    Think I’d have to have the always and forever fabric to make a calico bear.
    Love all the patterns they are amazing.

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  159. Kay Kavanagh

    I would love to make Georgie the Elephant.
    So cute! X

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  160. Deborah Knight

    Wow, I love these unique prints!

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  161. jeri

    Love all the fabric! Puppy Pete in Always and Forever would be sew cute!

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  162. Laura

    I would make Fleur the Flamingo for my granddaughters.

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  163. Sheri Gaskins

    I Love Mickey Moose! He would be precious in the. Valentine’s Cuddle Print

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  164. Lois

    I’d love to make the Keep me KEEPSAKE bear with the hearts minkie fabric. Shannon fabrics are so soft.

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  165. Judy Merchant

    I love gnomes! Would make the lion pattern with gnome fabric and a bright red mane!

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  166. Cheryl Hagmeier

    The Lion or Fox would be amazing with this fabric!

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  167. Leanne

    Hi I would just love to win the dragon for my granddaughters they are mad about dragons

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  168. Caroline

    Oh my gosh! They would all look fabulous! My little guy would LOVE a puppy dog Pete in extra snuggly fabric!

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  169. Christine Clark

    I would love to use “Always and Forever” to make the FFF Melody Memory Bear pattern. Thank you for your awesome patterns❣

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  170. Catherine Calderwood

    Years of FFF and I’ve never done a bear. So probably Melody or Calico.

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  171. Nell Summerlin

    Beautiful fabrics! I would love to make a loveable Jake the Puppy! Thank you for your adorable patterns!

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  172. Carol Shenton

    Love all the patterns will be difficult to choose just one lol

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  173. Christine Clark

    I have shared Always and Forever on Facebook.

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  174. Monique

    Your dinosaur patterns in the heart pattern would make a perfect valentines gift for my dinosaur loving daughter! Also that gnome fabric is too cute!!

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  175. Claire McGhee

    Lilly the ladybird in always and forever for my friends little girl who she calls ladybug ❤️

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  176. Peggy Emmerich

    I would love to make Gregory the Gorilla. I have purchased the shannon fabric and planning on making the Alpaca and honey bear.

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  177. Beccy

    I would use the always and forever print to make Slowpoke the Sloth. I have the pattern and have made it in cotton fabric, but the Shannon cuddle would be so cute!

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  178. Anne

    I think it would have to be a mixture of all those lovely fabrics and make a guinea pig for one of my daughters.

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  179. Doreen Hewitson

    Melody Memory Bear would be adoranle in the heart print.

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  180. Carmen

    I think the Love Monkey fabric would be great with “Shelby NO SOCK Sock Monkey” pattern. He’s so cute.

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  181. Lisa Stokoe

    These patterns are adorable, it would be a tough decision to pick just one pattern!

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  182. Carlene Bruno

    I would love to add anything to my collection! I love this group!

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  183. Michelle Nichols

    It is so hard to choose but I think my granddaughter would be sorely disappointed if I didn’t choose a unicorn to make!

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  184. Tanya

    I love everything! So Many Cuties! I need more hands to make everything!

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  185. Lisa price

    Always and forever would look sooooo gorgeous on gregory ❤️❤️🦍

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  186. Karen long

    The gnomes are so precious!

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    • Kathy

      Triceratops pattern is perfect I have a 5yr old great grandson that can name every dinosaur what it eats and does t-rex is his favorite.

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  187. Sue Kaminske

    I think I would like to win the bunny so can make them for my grand daughters! They love when I surprise then with hand made things!

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  188. Mary Harvey

    I would love to see the triceratops in the always and forever fabric xx

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  189. Cathy

    The panda baby blanket would be perfect!

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  190. Susan Trudo

    Oh, my, that Gnome cuddle!! It would make a great blanket for my 92 year old mother!

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  191. Monika Wright

    I’d love to make the sloth! He would be so cute in Shannon Fabrics

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  192. Mary Rabas

    Shannon fabrics are so adorable! My kids love every single pattern. I would love to make the ladybug!

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  193. Cynthia Roberson

    Putting Funky Friends Factory toys together has been a major stress reliever. I would love to make, well there are so many to choose from it’s hard to just pick one. I think Ozzie Octopus would be wonderful. The Always and Forever Digital Cuddle® Scarlet would be perfect for each tentacle, so many arms to give hugs with.

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  194. Sabrina

    Ellis Elephant or Belinda Butterfly in the Always and Forever. So many cute animals it’s hard to pick.

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  195. Heather N

    The thought of Slowpoke, Stu, Wodger, or Mickey done up with Always and Forever Digital Cuddle® as the main fabric makes me smile. 🙂

    Nice big areas to show off the fabric design and such adorable plushie patterns to give as a Valentine’s Day gift that aren’t the standard animals seen in shops.

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  196. Susanne A

    Gertrude the guinea pig would be adorable as a Valentine’s Day piggie!

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  197. Moni R

    I have been wanting to try Fifi the Fox, she would be cute furry.

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  198. Erika

    My daughter loves gnomes that fabric is so cute!! We would Love to make giddy goat or petunia pig in valentine fabric!!

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  199. Kristen

    Rascal Raccoon would be my choice, super snuggly!

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  200. Jolene Worm

    Wouldn’t the bunny be a cutie in the cuddle prints! Got my fingers crossed!

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  201. Heather MacLean Hitt

    I would make both the bulldogs using two of the fabrics: the gnomes and the hearts. They would be adorable!

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    • Jasmine Harris

      They are all so nice. I can’t decide which one I love more!

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  202. Mary Johnson

    I have used quite a few of your patterns. And to me they are all fabulous and anyone would be awesome to cuddle with.

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  203. Diane Hackett

    Slush the Snowman would be perfect ! Really cute with his gingerbread buddy. I currently have 4 of your patterns………simple to assemble ! Thank you.

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  204. Joy Davies

    Always and Forever mixed with Valentine Gnome will make an awesome Dragon. I’ll add some long fur on the spines and ears! What fun!!

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  205. Dorothy

    Diggers the Dragon would look so cute in Always and Forever. He would be quite the Cupid.

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  206. Sandi

    Fifi the Fox would be my first choice

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  207. Kathy Routh

    Calico Bear out of always and forever!

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  208. Brandy Haddock

    I love love the idea of the monkey with the live monkey fabric!

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  209. Brenda Reed

    How do you pick? I would definitely make the Memory Bear or Puppy Dog Pete. These fabrics are beautiful.

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  210. Joanne Hinson

    Dilby Duck is the cutest!

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  211. Gail Anderson

    I would like to cuddle up to the slowpoke the sloth. ❤

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  212. Deb Dzunda

    The Shannon Fabric “Sending Love”plush post card fabric would be adorable on the stomach of a bear or any of the patterns to send to my grandchildren and pair it with the Always and Forever hearts would make an adorable animal. Love the fabrics and the patterns. I’m new to making them but already have about 12 of the patterns!

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  213. Vicky H

    I love the lamb, but the hedgehog is adorable too. Any of the cuddle fabrics would make them so cute. Thank you for sharing your talents.

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  214. Amy Walker

    I have several of your patterns and absolutely love them. They are easy to make and then the instructions are easy to follow. Thank you for sharing the free patterns that you do!

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  215. Katie Clonts

    Oh my goodness, Those fabrics!! They make those stuffed animals look even more cuddly!!

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  216. Martha

    The Easter Bunny would be adorable in red plush!

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  217. Dee petree

    I would love the snowman. I can see him in all kinds of snuggly fabric with different accessories.

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  218. Annie

    Mickey Moose would be so adorable in the Always & Forever hearts.

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  219. Donna Carroll

    I love Hannah the hedgehog!! It really is hard to pick just one!!

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  220. Judy Zegers

    The keepsake bear would be perfect to cuddle up with on a cold winters day

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  221. Winnie

    I’m new to FFF, but I think for V-day; it has to be a bear! I think the melody bear will be my first project 🙂

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  222. Christina

    It’s hard to pick one pattern, but my partner and I are crazt about cats, so I probably would make a cat for him!

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  223. Mary Lynn Farrenkopf

    I would love to make the Lloyd and Alice it must be love pair-llama and alpaca!

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  224. Teri Wolff

    the duckling would be so cute in those fabrics,,

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  225. Annette

    The pattern I would like would be The monster mix up match plushness.

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  226. Helen Donahue

    I’d love to have Diggles the Dragon or Fifi Fox. They are both adorable and would make awesome memory gifts.

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  227. Emily

    Any animal would be amazing and cuddly in this great fabric! I would start with Mickey Moose. Who doesn’t want friendly moose cuddles?!

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  228. Belinda de Klerk

    Hi there. I am sure the Valentine’s love monster would be absolute stunning when using the Cuddle fabrics!

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  229. Jenna Durst

    I would do that Always and Forever cuddle fabric on the Easter Bunny pattern. I think the inside of the ears would be especially cute with those hearts!

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  230. Denise Klapak

    Patch the kissy cat would be wonderful in the plush!

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  231. Heather Campbell

    This fabric is adorable! And I’m a HUGE fan of your patterns. Every one I’ve made is wonderful.

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  232. Mary Terry

    Always and Forever hearts would make an adorable Keepsake Bear! but since I already own Larry the Lion, it would be wonderful on ‘her’ too!

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  233. Barbara Carpenter

    I am in the process of creating a “Funky Friends Family” for a group charity cruise to Alaska in 2022! We have Bill the Bald Eagle, Mickey Moose, Oscar the Otter, Reggie the Reindeer, Dizzy the Dolphin, William the Whale and Keep Me Keepsake Bear! Looking at adding Big Santa to the group. Love Love love these!

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  234. sylvie carpentier

    hello, I will see Butch & Bella the Bulldogs with the Always and Forever Digital Cuddle® Scarlet or Love Digital Cuddle® Blush Shipping.

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  235. Rebekah

    I think any of your patterns would look adorable made with the Always and Forever fabric. But my favorite pattern of yours is Timmy T-Rex, so of course I think he would look especially cute!

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  236. Leah Sunde

    All the fabrics are wonderful! I would have to make the Kookaburra and/or the Lemur.

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  237. Becky Randall

    I think any of them would be adorable in the fabrics! I would like to try the Ginny pig because I haven’t tried furry fabrics yet and she looks like a good starter

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  238. Sharon Buford

    The flamingo for my granddauhter!

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  239. Darlene Lindsey

    Greg the Gorilla is high on my wishlist! But I love ALL of your patterns!!! 💕

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  240. Jo Iaquinto

    I think I would want to make Diggles the Dragon out of Always and Forever Digital Cuddle.

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  241. Jennifer Strouse

    I would love Butch and Bella Bulldog! School mascot. I am working on the moose right now. He’s going to have “moose” pajamas!

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  242. Mary Bartsch

    Any pattern would be cute sewn up, however, partial to the Lamkins Lamb or Fifi Fox. Great site!!!!!!!

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  243. Cathy B.

    Would have to be Mitch the Monkey for me, using the monkey fabric of course!

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  244. Cathy N.

    Micky Moose!

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  245. Kathleen Koehler

    I have been thinking about the Calico Teddy bear for the last few months. I can just see my infant granddaughter hugging the bear for years. I have Nate the Narwhale pattern and have made numerous whales for my grandchildren, nephew, and friend’s children. Each whale that I make is made especially for the child because I embroider the child’s name on the whale.

    Thank you for designing wonderful stuffed animals to make for all the children in our life.

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  246. Donna Cutting

    Such wonderful fabric and patterns. I would like to make horsey and unicorn. Thanks

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  247. Louise Reiman-Strand

    Puppy dog Pete would be adorable in one of the Shannon fabrics Valentine prints.

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  248. Helene Gassmann

    Good Day, I would love to make Izzy the Insomniac Teddy Bear with the hearts (Always and Forever Digital Cuddle® Scarlet) fabric from Shannon Fabrics. He is just too cute and would look stunning with that fabric.

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  249. Nicole Roberts

    So cute, I definitely know some little ones that would love this.

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  250. Lucia Creamer

    Pete the Puppy would be darling in the Always and Forever fabric!!!!

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  251. Tania Bolton

    What fun! I would make Ellie Elephant or Fleur flamingo. Too many to choose from. They are all great patterns and all of the fabrics would look great in any of them.

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  252. Anita goff

    I think the Easter bunny pattern would be adorable in the gnome fabric,

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  253. Margot G.

    The Butch and Bella pattern made with the Always and Forever fabric. Sooo cute and huggable.
    Or Diggles the Dragon with the Valentine gnomes. My grandson’s would love it.

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  254. Karen

    Slowpoke the sloth! The love monkey fabric is sooo cute!

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  255. Donna

    Love the colors and goes well with any pattern.

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  256. Judy Eaton

    I am collecting patterns to make these for my 17 grandchildren from clothes of mine and their Pa’s. A memory bear of sorts before we are gone that I make myself. I really could use the help of a free pattern. The one I want next is Gregory Gorilla, as I have a few monkeys in the group😂

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  257. Shelly

    I made the fox, dragon, dinosaur, cat, and the sloth for Christmas gift to the grandkids and niece and nephew this year. I just bought 3 more of the patterns. I just love them.

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  258. Betty

    Larry the Lion would look great in Shannon Fabric’s faux fur.

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  259. holly mudd

    hedgehog or dragon

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  260. Judy Jackson

    i have always loved Cuddle fabric and Funky Friends. Nothing better than putting the two together!

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  261. Judy Eaton

    I shared a photo on Facebook

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  262. Judy Eaton

    I am collecting patterns to make these for my 17 grandchildren from clothes of mine and their Pa’s. A memory bear of sorts before we are gone that I make myself. I really could use the help of a free pattern. The one I want next is Gregory Gorilla, as I have a few monkeys in the group😂 I love their furry fabrics.

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  263. Jennifer W Weaver

    I must have a dozen FF patterns. I love seeing the smiles I get when I give away one of my friends!

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  264. Nichole Gibson

    I love the always and forever hearts print 💜❤️ It would be gorgeous on any of the friends, but I would probably make a kitty Kate with it first!

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  265. Chloe

    I would love to make a Cuddly Lion for my sister!!

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  266. Shannon Nolan

    I would love to get Ellie the Elephant on Gnome print.

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  267. Lea Ann Reynolds

    Puppy Dog Pete would look so CUTE made with the “Always and Forever” fabric!!

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    • Carol Spoerl

      Ellie the elephant in always and forever holding a red heart in her trunk

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    • Lyndee Yarger

      Fifi the fox. I love all the fabrics.

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  268. Barbara Foti

    I would.love to make the monkey out of “Always and forever”. The unicorn, gorilla, and fox are also top of the wish list right now.

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  269. Mary Falgoust

    Love your patterns. Made so many memory bears with your pattern. Would love the bunny pattern!

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  270. Sierra W

    Love Shannon fabrics!! I use them on all my softies. I think Always and forever would look darling on Fifi Fox !

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  271. Marie

    I raise goats so I would love to make Giddy Goat out of Always and Forever.

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  272. Sue

    Wow……they’re all gorgeous ….. would love to make one for my daughter

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  273. Uschi Essert

    I would love to see Igor Iguana.
    I already have your Wombat and the kangaroo pattern, they are fantastic

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    • Debbie

      I would love to make that cute little monster, I have the perfect little monster to gift him to. 💕

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  274. Rindy

    I would love to make an elephant using the Valentine gnomes fabric

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  275. Kathie Cepetelli

    I would love Izzy the Insomniac Bear or Lucky the Labrador. They’re adorable and the fabric looks so soft and cuddly!

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  276. Courtney S

    Ooh I think Pete the puppy or Larry the lion would be so cute!!

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  277. Deb Bieman

    Oh for sure I would use the monkey fabric on Mitch as I’ve used sock monkey fabric on him before and just love it. (I make bananas for him to hold, too.) — But before I made Mitch I think I’d like to roll naked in the fabric because it looks so soft! 😉

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  278. Judy

    I would love to see either Diggles the Dragon or Joey Junior the Kangaroo done in the Gnome fabric!
    Thank you for the opportunity to win this!

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  279. Pat nash

    I just love all your patterns, easy to follow step by step. Thank you for sharing them over the years. They keep an old retired gal most happy! Would love to try one in the cuddly Shannon fabric.

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  280. Jennifer

    Larry the lion in Always and Forever would be adorable for my grandkids! Thank you for the opportunity.

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  281. Rosemary

    I love the gnome fabric and it’s probably my favorite but for my Frog Prince Charming I would have to use Always and Forever … it’s Prince Charming, after all!! Tough decisions!

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  282. Patricia Dolinsek

    Oh my gosh, it makes me want to cuddle! LOVE LOVE LOVE!

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  283. sieglinde

    Luv the monkey fabric, some may have to come live at my house. My sister, who is 70, still loves her stuffed monkeys. Who knows what it could turn into.

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  284. Rosemary Trickett

    100% the baby bunny pattern for my 5 granddaughters 💞
    Thank you for a fabulous competition 🍀

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  285. Mary Elizabeth O'Toole

    So hard to choose! It would be fun to make a Giddy the Goat in ‘sending love digital’ for a grandchild who is going through a hard time and has been raising a goat, which has been therapeutic. I have the Ellie and Melody patterns that I now plan to try with cuddle. All adorable.

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  286. Robin

    keepsake bear in hearts for my grand daughter

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  287. MaryEllen Jan

    I’ve made about 7 now. I think the Fox or !Jon should be next.

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  288. sandra pipitone

    Would love monkey cuddle on MONKEY pat Also need lion out of cuddley shannon for my 7th greatgrand baby

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  289. Pam Bluestein

    Always and Forever would be amazing on Keepsake Unicorn.

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  290. J.J. Goody

    I love the Daisy Dress-up Dolls.

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  291. Nancy Noles Price

    Make Melody Bear out of the Love Monkey/Always and Forever fabrics for my First Great-Grand daughter 💖.
    I would also like to make Mitch the Monkey from the Love Monkey. Beautiful fabrics and pattern.

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  292. Debbie

    I made Honey Bears for each of my grandsons from their blanket sleepers and they LOVE them! These new prints are so fun, the possibilities are endless!

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  293. Nancy Myers

    I would make Ellie Elephant with Always and Forever fabric. You have come so far with your patterns! Congratulations.

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  294. Ashly A.

    Super excited to sew FiFi Fox in Always & Forever for Valentine’s gifts.

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  295. Andrea Keding

    I love the Fox pattern

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  296. Margaret A Crowder

    The Gnome print and the Always and Forever are my favs in this collection. I would probably make a throw and/or a pillow with the Gnome print, but the Always and Forever would be extremely adorable in Puppy Pete or Dizzy Dolphin! Thanks for the generous give-away!

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  297. Susan Flesher

    I make memory bears free of charge for those who have lost a loved one. This new bear pattern would be perfect!!

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  298. Paula Ingle

    I started with the one little bear in the pic you have sitting on your shoulder and absolutely loved it. My 2 yr old granddaughter kept stealing it so I made her one of her own. She calls it Bear and carries it around with her proudly!

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  299. Amity

    My favorite is Puppy Dog Pete; he would be spectacular in the Always and Forever fabric. Melody Bear would be adorable in a mix of the Always and Forever fabric and the Sending Love fabric (fussy cut the postcards🥰)

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  300. Lynn Tilot

    FiFi Fox in always & forever 🙂

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  301. Barbara

    I would love to make the Digger & Dixie

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  302. Mary Coultas

    Adorable Bear! Before Valentines Day is a perfect release for a Cuddly Bear to reflect our love!💕

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  303. Terri Lynch

    I would make the little lamb. He would be so cute and soft in cuddle fabric!

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  304. Barbara

    I LOVE using Cuddle fabric for my Funky Friends!

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  305. Kay Hammond

    It would have to be Always and Forever fabric and I’d choose Calico bear – it’s a classic!

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  306. Wendy

    OMGoodness!!! That Gnome fabric is too cute! I really think you should make a pattern for a cute cuddly Gnome. But….I would love to make Slowpoke the sloth in a different Cuddle fabric choice.

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  307. Stacey Barnes

    How cute would the lion look in the Valentine gnome ❤️

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  308. Vivian Baer

    I would love Hannah the hedgehog in always and forever with red hide…. Oh my sweetness

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  309. Victoria Johnson "Vickie"

    Would love to make Pete the Dog for my husband. He is so cute.

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  310. Gudrun

    Since I love Sweden the Valentine Gnomes would make a great Mickey Moose. But Monty the Manatee oder Igor Iguana with Always and Forever could be great as well …

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  311. Anna Napoleone

    How fun it would be to make the Calico Bear for my new grandbaby!!

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  312. Jackie Green

    Always & forever would be great for the bulldog pattern 🥰

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  313. JOYCE FENNER

    I would love to make Raff Giraffe for my grandson!

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  314. Jane

    It would have to be Digger and Dixie Dachshunds pattern as my grandsons have a dachshund puppy and I know they love a cuddly one. I made puppy dog Pete a while ago and he’s much loved!

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  315. Mum2TaZ

    Love the Love Monsters and can’t resist the Gnomes! I see many projects and Funky Friends made with this super soft and cuddly fabric!

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  316. Samantha Franklin

    Would love to sew Lloyd the llama and Alice the alpaca in the always and forever hearts and valentines gnomes! Would be suuuuper cute!!
    I’ve shared the lovely fabrics on my Pinterest.

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  317. Jennifer Kirkaldy

    I NEED the Patch the Pussy Cat pattern and those cuddle fabrics look beautiful to work with! My 10-month-old baby girl is starting to show pre-verbal signs and it almost sounds like she says “Kitty” when she sees our cats these days, she gets so excited and squeals and coos like crazy for the kitties, so I definitely need to get the Patch pattern and make her a kitty.

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  318. Kathryn Snelling

    I would use the Sparkle Cuddle on parts of a dragon and faux fur on an otter.

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  319. Cleopatra

    I absolutely love the funky friends factory patterns! They are always so cute! I would love to win one! 🤞

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  320. Beck

    I LOVE the gnome fabric and I have no idea which friend I would make or maybe make a friend a coat or shirt out of it.

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    • Brittnnii Spiehs

      I love the post it notes!

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  321. Teri

    I’d love to make Keepsake bear in Always and Forever cuddle.

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  322. Michelle Olaughlin

    Definitely patch the pussy cat.

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  323. Diane Koller

    I think Dilby Duckling would be so cute and cuddly in Sharon fabric!

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    • Lola Crawshaw

      I have shared Calico Bear on my Facebook page.

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      • Stephanie

        Wow wow wow so much choice I would love to try melody memory bear

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  324. Karen Jones

    I really would love to do the hedgehog as one of my closest friends rescues them and I would make her a lovely gift

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  325. Barbara

    I would make the hippo from the always and forever fabric. Of course I would add a lovely matching tutu!

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  326. Erin

    Omg I love the hearts and gnomes!! I’m currently obsessed with making honey bear and matching blankets for friends!! The hearts would be perfect!!

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  327. Carla Gill

    I think the Frog Prince Charming would be so cute in the Valentines Gnome cuddle.

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  328. Pam

    I’d like to make the honey bear next. Its such a sweet little bear. There are so many wonderful characters to choose from. I cant wait to order more to make for friends.

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  329. Rickie Lundgren

    I’d love to make the memory bear with the Shannon fabric. I love making the bears for people and I love the gnome fabric.

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  330. Rickie Lundgren

    I’d make the Memory bear in the gnome pattern

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  331. Melissa Clewer

    I would LOVE to make my 2 girls a Harper hobby horse each and think it would look lovely in the ‘always and forever’ print!

    What an amazing giveaway 🙂

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  332. Karen Town

    Love Funky Friends patterns. Made quit a few now.

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  333. Dianne Bishop

    Your puppy dog and kitty pattern would be great with those hearts in always and forever.

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  334. Laura Coulson

    I would love to make Petunia Pig in Always and Forever Shannon Cuddle! What an adorable Valentines gift for the grandkids!

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  335. Teresa A Taylor

    I would make Nate the Narwhal from the Always and Forever fabric for my 15 year old granddaughter. She has been collecting narwhals for many years. We are always on the lookout for more narwhals. This would be the perfect Valentine’s gift for her.

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  336. Teresa Downie

    Fifi fox would look great, would like to make.

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  337. Deborah Adams

    I would love to make the Llama in the red!

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  338. Elena

    I like Ellie Elephant. Let it be cordial))

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  339. Tammy Howell

    I would make george gorilla in the hearts and cuddles fabric.

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  340. Cristina A

    The fox and elephant are really cute in Shannon Cuddle! So cute!

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  341. Jody Allen

    I’ve only just joined you and I’m going to try the honey bear using an old fleece. I’d love to make a sloth (they’re my favourite) 😊

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  342. Thunder Kaplan

    Mitch the monkey. he was my first funky friends pattern. he will always be my favorite.

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  343. Hope Ehlert

    Always and forever would make the most adorable lions!

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  344. Marina

    Io farei la capra, è molto bella

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  345. Jeanette wisdom

    It’s got to be Easter bear

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  346. Dawn Kelly

    Calico Bear would be just so adorable to give! Oh my goodness how cute would a gnome bear be!!!

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  347. Jessica Lancaster

    Daisy Dress Up Doll with an Always and Forever dress.

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  348. Marilyn

    I love the bear wearing the pink sweater with the heart on it.

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  349. Belen

    I would make Mitch the monkey with the love monkey fabric. Beautiful fabrics!

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  350. Veronica Marler

    I would make the teddy bear to give to my grand childern they would love it for sure.

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  351. Bridget

    The valentine gnomes are great! I’d love to win the lamb pattern

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  352. Rachelle Smith

    I would love to make Izzy the Insomniac Bear out of a brown cuddle fabric. I love the gnome fabric and I think it would be fun to make his blankie and some pajama’s out of the gnome or the Always and Forever fabric.

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  353. Lori Morton

    Well I love the Calico Bear…but the Grangirlie loves Gertrude Guinea Pig..lol So would choose for her..in the Always and Forever 🙂 Thank you for chance to win your Give-a-wy too 😀

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  354. Sarah Ferrara

    I’ve only made Honey Bear in fleece so far as a baby gift but would love to make Keepsake Bear or any of your fabulous patterns in Cuddle fabric. They all look like fun.

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  355. Heather Goldsmith

    I would love to sew Hannah the Hedgehog in the Always and Forever fabric.

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  356. Christine Storrs

    I have been eyeing up the Keep Me Keepsake Bear ever since it first came out so that’s the one I would choose and I love the fabric covered in gnomes!! So Cute!!’

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  357. Jeana S Van Nortwick

    Lamkin Lamb would be my choice for the Always and Forever fabric. Reminds me of “Lambie Pie” that I had as a toddler.

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  358. Linda

    So many adorable patterns to choose from!

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  359. Deb Knight

    An Ellie in always and forever would be great

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  360. Tate

    Diggles the Dragon would look adorable in the Always and Forever!

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  361. Medea Gador

    I would create Sue the squirrel or Slowpoke the sloth using the Always and Forever Cuddle.

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  362. Jane Thomas

    I made a memory hear for a friend who had lost her dad recently and was so pleased with the pattern and super instructions. Thank you so much.

    I’d love to try the Easter bunnies pattern for my new granddaughter next.

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  363. Janice Dalton

    Always and forever a darling Dachshund

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  364. Lesley

    Frog Prince in Always and Forever, or Mickey Moose in the gorgeous Gnomes, but then I also ❤️ Igor Iguana and Gertie Gecko 😍🦎, oooh, so many to choose… 🤔

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  365. Marilyn Millington

    This fabric looks so soft and cuddly, I’d love to try them!

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  366. Wenonah

    I would use Always & Forever on Nate the Narwhal.
    I also posted my latest make, Randy Rhino, on my Facebook & Instagram.

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  367. Emma K

    I think I would have to make a few Diggles The Dragons with the Always and Forever Digital Cuddle® Scarlet fabric, who wouldn’t want a love dragon?!

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  368. Cathy stocker

    I would choose melody bear with Always and Forever Digital Cuddle® Scarlet with a bit of fussy cutting to ensure a heart in her nose lovely fabric

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  369. Peggy Vick

    I would love to win the calico bear pattern. Thank you for the opportunity to win!!!

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  370. Brittany Irby

    I think the Easter Bunny would be adorable using these fabrics

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  371. Heather DiCarlo

    I’ve been eyeing Dilby Duck for a while-he’d be super cute with cuddle fabric!

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  372. Sharyn Freemyers

    I would sew up Mitch the Monkey in Shannon sock monkey Valentine fabric. How cute would that be?
    Thank you for the giveaway. 🙂

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  373. Maxine Parker

    I can totally see a Dilby Duck made out of the gorgeous Always and Forever. Perfect creation for the ones you love.

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  374. Lindsey

    I love the idea of making valentines plushies. I have really been wanting to try the raccoon or the goat

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  375. Vonna McCloud

    Randy Rhino is my current favorite. Honestly, the last pattern I make is my favorite. The gnomes fabric is too cute!

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  376. Jody Mellinger

    So many choices!!! I recently made digger dachshund for a friends new baby, with colors to match their own dachshund! I used Minky and it is was so cuddly! I plan to make easter bunnies for a new grandbaby! I have a hard time thinking of making any funky friends without Minky!! Funky Friends patterns are so easy to understand and work with. I have also made the snake!

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  377. Debbie McIvor

    I’d love to make monkey in the digital monkey it looks great and would suit my 20 mth old granddaughter as she is very much a monkey and just loves monkeys

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  378. Evelyn Draper

    I would love the patchwork Kitty but they are all fabulous

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  379. elizabeth starr

    Always and forever on the bulldog pattern!

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  380. Lorene

    I just finished making the Gorilla. The directions we easy to follow- along with the blog post with photos. And my 2 year old grandson loves it!

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  381. Janice J Raper

    I love the Funky Friends patterns. They are well-designed and easy to follow.

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  382. Marilyn Veatch

    Frog Prince Charming would be so soft & sweet in Shannon’s fabric.

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  383. Ellen Lee

    Definitely the Gnome paired with Always & Forever for the softest, cutest Dragon ever!!

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  384. Jane Jones

    I need to get the Joey Kangeroo pattern next and those fabrics would be an excellent choice!

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  385. lisa orth

    your awesome! I would love to choose and make Lamkin for my new born grandson.

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  386. Cindy

    I love all my funky friends patterns!! I’ve used Shannon minky for lots of different projects it wonderful fabric!!

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  387. Yalonda Sanders

    The slow poke sloth for my husband for Valentine’s Day!

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  388. Tara

    I would do Patch the Pussycat, out of the always and forever cuddle fabric, and give her to my daughter.

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  389. Michelle Blanz

    Very cute! Now I definitely want to make new stuffies for my little Valentines!

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  390. Joanne Williams

    Love the fabric and I would have to make doggie the dragon for my husband as he’s Welsh and although I’m not I do always say I’m his dragon lol 😂

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    • Joanne Williams

      Diggy (grrrr predictive text)

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  391. SallyAnn Leckie

    just love all the new valentine prints love the gnome ones best.. they weould be perfect for my sewing classes….

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  392. Kenda

    I have to look at my patterns and figure out what I have 🙂

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  393. Bonnie Griffith

    I have done the dragon in cuddle fabric and loved it. The next one I’d do is the Larry the Lion or Valentines Love Monster.

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  394. Deborah Mount

    I think Gregory Gorilla would look amazing in the red shag fabric!

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  395. Karrie Dooley

    All of the animals are so amazing!! I now have my daughter and sister hooked on making them too!!

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  396. Darlene Huston

    Those patterns are adorable! Any of the friends would look great using these fabrics!

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  397. Hayley Sayers

    I’d have to make the ultra cute “Rascal Racoon”in the “Always and Forever Digital Cuddle® Scarlet”. My first soft toy I had when I was born was a Racoon In my incubator with me. Total soft spot for them now. I’d make him and then give him to my little girl so he could be the valentine of my Racoon toy that I still have 39 years on.

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    • Elizabeth

      Definitely Puppy dog Pete in the always and forever. Instant puppy love.

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  398. maaike pouwels

    love Raff the giraffe, of the hippo or the squirell.. It would be great for so many!!!!

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  399. Nicole Lulchak

    Hannah Hedgehog in Always and Forever hearts!

    So cuddly!

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  400. Lauren

    I would love to make a Gregory Gorilla for my dad. He has a whole collection of gorillas but not one made by me.

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  401. Wilma E Meier

    I absolutely LOVE my Ellie the Elephant! She was easy to make thanks to your wonderful pattern and a class taught by Shannon’s Educational director Teresa Coates.

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  402. Valerie

    I love love love your patterns. I absolutely love Crocidile Steve

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  403. Robyn

    I alway love Honey the teddy bear. I might want to make Kitty or Hannah Hedgehog.

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  404. Louise Barritt

    I think the easter bunny buddies would look beautiful in the Always and Forever fabric with some matching red/pink fluff.

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  405. Diane Kemple

    Love the always and forever print!

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  406. Claire

    Sock Monkey with roses is so cute. You could arrange the pattern to have your favourite (mine is monkey and flowers) in the centre of the chest of the bear facing the right way.

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  407. Andrea

    I think a cuddly Diggles would be the cutest!

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  408. Kristin Howell

    The Gnomes would make an amazing Santa!
    But I think any funky friend pattern would be great in Minky!

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  409. Lorilyn

    I have been wanting to make Lloyd Lama and Alice Alpaca. The gnomes are one of a kind cute!

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  410. Trina

    Such a tough choice! I’m thinking Slowpoke the Sloth in the always and forever.

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  411. Lorilyn

    I mean Lloyd “Llama”. With two L’s. oops!

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  412. Keira

    I would like to use the always and forever for the pattern Lambkins Lamb.

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  413. Janet

    I am just finishing a memory bear for my granddaughter. This is the first attempt at making your patterns! And I am absolutely amazed at your engineering and pattern making skills!! I have bought many and will continue to buy!! THank you so much for all the ideas and work that you put forth in your business endeavor !! Sincerely, Janet

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  414. Karla A Strauss

    Funky Friends Factory patterns are amazing I love the bear in the minky cuddle, he looks marshmallow soft!

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  415. Carolina

    I absolutely live your patterns. Easy to follow and such pretty results! Love them!

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  416. Marian McCann

    Always and Forever on Mitch the Monkey for my son!

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    • Bev

      I would love to make a monkey in sock monkey print for my granddaughter. We always call her monkey

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  417. Jean Glen-Walker

    I would love to make Lambkins Lamb! So cute and so much personality!

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  418. suzanne

    Heather the Hippo in Always and Forever Cuddle!

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  419. Nancy Williams

    Diggles the Dragon is just to cute!

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  420. Lori A Mehrer

    I think that Always and Forever Digital Cuddle® Scarlet would be adorable with most all your patterns. Love the overall hearts on that fabric. My favorites that I would love to use it on is Puppy Dog Pete, Patch Pussy Cat or Ellie Elephant. They’d be adorable with the hearts and a variety of other Cuddle to make adorable animals.
    I’d love to win any of those 3 patterns. Thank you.

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  421. Ariane Doyon-Lapointe

    I would love to try Reggie Reindeer with this fabric

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  422. Michelle Hubbard

    I love all of the patterns that I have gotten. I would love to have more.

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  423. Allan

    Smashing patterns, easy to follow and make.

    Love it

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    • Allan

      Cat for me please

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  424. Ruby

    I’d like to make a Patch the Pussycat. I’m allergic can’t have a real cat.

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  425. Pam

    I would love to sew Patch the Cat with the Always and Forever fabric. Who can resist a cuddly kitty? Thanks for the fun!

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  426. Debra Prychun

    I doubt there are any of Pauline’s patterns that wouldn’t be made even more soft, cuddly and huggable using these cuddle fabrics! So soft and touchable!

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  427. Sharon

    I have 6 patterns already but I can easily pick a new one! Such fun to make these.

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  428. Lori Roberts

    Ellie the Elephant. I have made the moose and the raccoon, working on the aardvark.

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  429. Jane Loan

    Lambkins Lamb would be wonderful 💗

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  430. Teresa Coburn

    I’d love to make a Digger Dachshund from the Always and Forever heart fabric for a friend of mine who adores his little wiener dog, Frankie.

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  431. Toni Taylor

    Micky the Moose in Always and Forever Cuddle…..what a neat Valentines gift…..

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  432. donna Miller

    I love Shannon fabric and love the heart pillow

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  433. Carolyn Schmit

    Valentine Gnome with Giddy Goat. Goats and Gnomes sound like they go good together.

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  434. Diana Sageser

    I would love to make a Valentine moose out of the Shannon fabric. How cute would that be??

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  435. Lora Cotton

    OMG!!!! I am ABSOLUTELY IN LOVE with the Gnome fabric!!!

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  436. Peggy Grow

    The ladybug pattern would be adorable in those fabrics, and the dragon would just be funny in them!! 🙂

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  437. Sagayavalli Paramasivan

    Melody Memory Bear for my niece.

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  438. Sagayavalli Paramasivan

    Melody Memory Bear for my niece.

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  439. Julie

    Cuddle fabrics are the best for all Funky Friends patterns! My choice would probably be Dilby the Duck, but any of them would do. I enjoy making all of these stuffies!

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  440. Pixie Jines

    Petunia pig in the always and forever fabric would be absolutely adorable

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  441. Alison

    I think Patch the pussy cat would look just gorgeous made in a selection of these fabrics xx

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  442. Elise Sutherland

    I would love to make a honey bear using Always and Forever Digital Cuddle® Scarlet

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  443. Judy Donovan

    It’s Always and Forever Jake the Puppy Dog! 💕

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  444. Dawn Rolland

    Ellie Olifant in Always and Forever!

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  445. Lois Stacey

    My Grandaughter is 10 and loves making soft toys She would enjoy Plattie Platypus in one of the fabrics shown

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  446. Karen U

    I make bunnies every Easter for my (adult) kids and would try your bunny pattern this year if I were to win the giveaway. Thanks!

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  447. LISA YOUNG

    Digger and Dixie would be really sweet in the hearts fabric!

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  448. Carla Nations

    I would love to make Lamkins Lamb with this new cuddle fabric. It looks like it would be so soft and perfect for baby.

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  449. Margaret Kohnke

    Oh, that Pupppy Dog Pete would look so good in Valentine Cuddle.

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  450. Grace Shafer

    I just finished Honey and posted on facebook.

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  451. Cheryl Little

    Ellie the Elephant

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  452. Debi Cooper

    The valentine love monster would look so cute with the gnome fabric!

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  453. Angie Phillips

    Love all of the patterns

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  454. Mavis Littleford

    I would love to make Digger and Dixie Daschund in Always and Forever fabric.

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  455. eileen ferguson

    It would be the dog donut in the gorgeous Valentine heart fabric for my lovely old Harry who needs the comfort at 14 years old

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  456. Brenda Abernathy

    Always and forever with Raff the giraffe;)

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  457. Lindy faust

    Always and Forever Digital Cuddle® Scarlet Made into the KEEP ME KEEPSAKE BEAR it’s my favourite it’s just sooooo cute 🐻❤️

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  458. Gemma woodcraft

    Wow which to choose! So many lovely fabrics that would look fab on so many of the FF patterns. I think a flamingo would be cool!

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  459. Ann Dudash

    Love Love Love the sock monkey print.

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  460. Carolyn Takos

    Adorable! Absolutely adorable!!

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  461. DeAnne

    I’d love to have the Digger and Dixie Dachshund pattern. I’ve had dachshunds all my life, and love their spunky personalities.

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  462. Dinah Langley

    Love to try all of them but do like Igor iguana

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  463. Deb S

    The teddy bear looks so soft and cuddly.

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    • Deb S

      I would love to make Calico Teddy or Jake the Puppy in the new cuddle me.

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  464. Paddi Sprecher

    The hippo in always and forever. Love that fabric. Who doesn’t love a hippo

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  465. Trish McBride

    Always and forever would make lovely wings for Belinda Butterfly. And Mitch monkey would look so cute in the Monkey fabric.

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  466. Donna Hitchcock

    I am loving the funky friends patterns
    I would love to do Fifi fox or the dragon for my grandsons
    Such beautiful fabrics will make these even more special and cuddly

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  467. Stephanie King

    The Giddy Goats would look fabulous in the Always and Forever fabric!

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  468. Cathy Cates

    I would love to the try Slowpoke Sloth in either faux fur or minky 🙂 but really, any FFF pattern would look great in any of the Shannon Cuddle fabrics 🙂

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  469. Sharon Treece

    I would love Slowpoke the Sloth in the Always and Forever Cuddle fabric. It just screams for loving.

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  470. Andrea

    Me encantan los patrones! Soy adicta!
    Ya hice varios: Bee, Bulldog, Dachshund, Duck, Elephant, Fox, Frog, Guinea Pig, Goat, Hippo, Teddy Bear, Koala, Lion, Labrador, Monkey, Cat, Platypus, Seahorse, Toucan, Rhino, Unicorn, Calico Bear, Gingerbread, Christmas Hats.
    Me faltan comprar: Gorilla, Lamb, Giraffe, llama, moose, Reindeer, eagle, cockatoo, peacock, seagull, otter, sloth 🙂

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  471. Sarah Butler

    I’d love to make a Diggles the Dragon out of the Always and Forever with some red minky Shannon Fabrics accents!!

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  472. Karen Dickey

    I love the cute Jake the puppy.

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  473. Jan Chrzanowski

    My daughter’s nickname is Moo so I would maker her Patty the Cow with the Shannon Fabric!

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  474. Pat Burton

    I would love to make a Valentines Love Monster using the Always and Forever Digital Cuddle

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  475. Marianne Trinham

    My choice of pattern would have to be the Easter Bunny Buddies for this beautiful fabric. Reminds me of a gorgeous fluffy bunny my husband had as a child.

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  476. Monica

    I am very partial to lambsso I am partial to Lamkin Lamb. I also like the scrappy look so all fabric works, but soft is best for newborn niece.

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  477. Jolene Fennema

    Reggie reindeer! Always and forever cuddle. ❤️

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  478. Jill Kennett

    I would love to make Jake the Puppy with the Always and Forever Shannon’s fabric. I think it would be an adorable Valentines gift.

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  479. Denise Caddy

    I’ve posted the comp promo photo and a love monster on my fb.

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  480. Margaret

    I’ve a few Funky Friends Factory patterns and would love to make a “Valentine’s Love Monster” for the Hubs. The “Always & Forever” cuddle fabric would be perfect with some small touches of embossed scarlet to highlight the horns & arms. While I’m at it, I need to take a look at some new Friends patterns for the newest twin nephews. I’ll be starting early with the same critters (*yet different prints/colors) so they’ll have “their own”.

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  481. Patricia Mickelsen

    So many comments, and lovely patterns to choose from.

    They would be so soft to snuggle up with. Good luck to everyone!

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  482. Jane Goff

    I’d love to try Sue the Squirrel in the always and forever gorgeous red heart fabric. ♥️ ♥️ ♥️

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  483. Lisa Armstrong

    I’ve just bought the Jack the puppy pattern I CANNOT wait to try it. Thank you so much 😊

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    • Lisa Armstrong

      I would absolutely love the monkey pattern. There are so many in my wish list but monkey is at the top 🥰

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  484. Tania

    Lucky the Labrador would look sweet in Valentine Gnomes, the playful, fun and cute nature of a Labrador pup portrayed perfectly in that of a loving, cheeky Gnome.

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  485. Sandie

    Love the new Fabrics From Shannon’s. I’m making a Guinea Pig for my Granddaughter since she is raising a brood. Can’t wait!!! Thanks for sharing.

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  486. Pauline Watson

    Wish I had seen these fabrics earlier, just received a heart design fabric for making the Easter bunnies tummy but the first one pictured above is so much nicer.

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  487. Marilyn Evans

    I would love to make Honey bear in the cuddle fabric

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  488. Susan Gaffney

    I made Alice Alpaca with Shannon Cuddle fabric (she is on the Funky Friends Facebook page). She is so adorable and I love love the fabric.

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  489. Solana

    I loved your bear pattern and made them for my grand littles and my great grand littles! I hope to win the patch pussy cat!
    Thank you for your patterns and pics they are all so cute!

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  490. Vickie

    My daughter is doing her nursery in bees. The bumblebee pattern would make an adorable addition!

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  491. Allison

    I have a child who would LOVE a nice, soft dragon!

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  492. Linda Ward

    I could picture Ellie Elephant made with the Always and Forever fabric, but instead of making Ellie with a patterned fabric, I would really rather make her some pajamas with the Sending Love fabric!

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  493. DANITA SIMMERS

    I think Puppy Dog Pete would be adorable in a cuddle fabric!

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  494. Pat Ares

    I’m Always and Forever giddy for Giddy Goat.

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  495. Lana McCrindle

    Digger & Dixie Dachshund in Sending Love Digital

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  496. Carol Oliveri

    I love the frog you have sitting on the ad!

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  497. Beth Digianantonio

    love your patterns, think the cat would be great in always and forever cuddle

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  498. Stacey Gambetti

    I love the softness and cuddlyness (new word!) of Shannon minky fabrics!

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  499. Maria José López Needham

    Always and Forever Digital Cuddle® Scarlet with Jake the Puppy.

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  500. Emmalee

    I’d have to make Digger or dixie out of the Always Forever Cuddle.

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  501. Crystal Porvaznik

    I think ellie elephant or calico bear would be so cute

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  502. Crystal Porvaznik

    I posted the calico bear pic on my facebook page

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  503. Marion Langston

    I think Gregory Gorilla would look so adorable using “Love Monkey Digital Cuddle” from Shannon Fabrics.

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    • Katrine Bang