Monday, 31 October 2016

Giveaway Mondays - Oakshott Fabrics

This week's giveaway comes from Oakshott Fabrics who are giving away one kit to make the 50 Shades + Grey​ (retail price £58)​ quilt, designed for Oakshott by me!  Oakshott Fabrics' shot weaves, with their different warp and weft thread combinations, change colour when viewed from different angles, emphasising the 3-D effect.​ ​​50 Shades u​s​es fifty different 5” squares plus additional greys​, all from the Colourshott​ collection, and finishes​ at 41" x 41". ​


Two chances to win:

1.   Leave a comment, any comment.
2.   For an additional comment, pick your favourite shade from the Colourshott range and tell me why you chose it.

And the winner of the previous giveaway from Fat Quarter Shop of their newly released First Blush book was chosen by random number generator and is Wendy - congratulations Wendy!


278 comments:

  1. Wow. Love Oakshott fabrics and half square triangles so this is perfect.

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  2. Fabulous design to showcase these luscious fabrics.

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  3. It is a toss up between the zest and tangerine shades as I love the warmth of colours in the yellow-orange range.

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  4. I love the blues. The colours in this quilt are gorgeous

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  5. This is a beautiful use of the grey shades to show dimension in the quilt.

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  6. Lichen is probably my favorite. I love the two shades of teal and aqua that make this fabric sparkle.

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  7. Great give away, lovely colors.
    patsystitch@gvtc.com

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  8. I like the blue because my favorite color!
    patsystitch@gvtc.com

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  9. I love how the Oakshott colors work together in this quilt!

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  10. My favorite is Cornflower, it reminds me of the flowers I used to pick during summer when I was a little girl.

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  11. Congrats to Wendy! Nice giveaway ♥

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  12. I love the Oakshott cottons!! thank you!

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  13. Color 52 Cornflower is my favorite - I love blues!! thanks

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  14. I love oakshots so much and the combination of greys and complimentary colours that you have pulled together is stunning.

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  15. thanks so much for lovely inspiration and a chance!

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  16. love lichen - that perfect blue/green. Perfect!

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  17. I love the strong geometrics in this pattern, and I would love to have a go at making it

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  18. What a great looking quilt. WOuld love to play with this fabric

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  19. Zinnia. Looks to be my favorite shade of yellow

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  20. 03, nectarine without a doubt. I can't explain a favourite- logic doesn't come into it

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  21. Love how the grey blends in so well with all the other colors in the quilt. Beautiful. Thanks grinnie1961 at gmail dot com

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  22. I love the Sweat Pea, it just looks like a warm winter color. grinnie1961 at gmail dot com

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  23. Thank you for the giveaway so excited!

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  24. I am a blue girl I am crazy about the colourshott #16

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  26. What beautiful colors! I love the 3d effect of the quilt pattern. Thanks!

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  27. Bizzie Lizzie is the color I like best, but not for the actual color - it's the name I like!

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  28. I would love to use Colourshott 46 Blueberry Crush.
    akk_nana@yahoo.com

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  29. These are such beautiful colors and the quilt showcases them wonderfully.

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  30. Thank you for the generous giveaway. The colors are beautiful and the quilts are gorgeous.
    akk_nana@yahoo.com

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  31. I think Satsuma is really pretty.

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  32. Love your fabrics the quilt is beautiful

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  33. One day I will make a zigzag quilt from HSTs from Oahshott Colourshott. I love this quilt, I love these fabrics! (j.thorn43@yahoo.com)

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  34. Your 50 Shades + Gray is the perfect quilt for Oakshotts! sjvonfumetti at yahoo dot com

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  35. I like Zinnia...it's a subtle green with an earthy cast of biege/yellow. sjvonfumetti at yahoo dot com

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  36. Lichen is a stunning shade. It's the perfect blue/green, subtle, sophisticated, gorgeous.

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  37. I love all of the colors, but the teals are my favs.

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  38. That is one beautiful quilt, sure would be fun to win and make it!

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  39. always wanted to try these fabrics! Thanks for the chance!

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  40. I love snapdragon. Such an interesting combo!

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  41. I absolutely love the FQ bundle of 5 vibrant Colourshott shades 27, 38, 39 and 40 with Autumn 06!

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  42. Beautiful quilt--love the shades and brights!

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  43. Pretty quilt! I love the different colors with the gray.

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  44. My favorite is 03 Barcelona, I love reds because they are so vivid. Thank you for the great giveaway.

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  45. I keep waiting fora small discount on their website,I LOVE their fabric!!

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  46. I am crazy about the Lipari line of fabric. I think my favorite of those is 05 Porticello

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  47. My favorite color is Passy...it reminds me of the color of my love's eyes.

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  48. Love Lichen....the saturated teal with green is beautiful

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  49. Such dimension in this quilt! I would love to make this quilt.

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  50. Love love love! Too cool!
    Aqua!

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  51. My color choice is black - appropriate for Halloween and it makes every other color shine. And they are all so beautiful.

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  52. Love the 3D effect Oakshott Fabric emphasizes in your pattern!

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  53. I love the look of the 3D effect

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  54. I love this quilt and the Oakshott colors are so rich.

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  55. I like banda. I'd like to embroider something onto it. maybe a hot air balloon as it looks like a whimsical sky colour.

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  56. Ok, my favorite is snapdragon. It's beautiful and has the best name!

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  57. I couldn't resist trying as I love this quilt. Jx

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  58. I'd love to win this prize and sew with Oakshott fabrics.

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  59. My favourite colour is Nectarine. It's warm and reminds me of Autumn.

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  60. My favourite colour is Como. I have always loved blue. I know it's supposed to be a cold colour but I love all shades.

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  61. Russet is a very interesting color with a bit of all the shades snuck into one. Love the giveaway possibilities someone is going to be mighty lucky

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  62. I have wanted to try oakshot fabrics for a long time but I'm banned from buying any more fabric.

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  63. I think I love Foxglove the best - my garden has lots of these lovely flowers in and the bees really like them, and plummy colours are my favourites!

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  64. Gorgeous quilt! I made my first "modern" quilt several years ago with shot cottons and would love to make another.

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  65. I really like working in solids - and I think the Oakshotts would add 'depth' to any solid pattern quilt.

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  66. This is the first time I really have ever looked at oakshott fabrics and now I am so mesmerized!!! They look awesome!! I think if I won I would have to unfold them all and stare at their selvage edges all day!! :)

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  67. Great giveaway! Thanks for the chance!

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  68. I'm warming up to buying some oakshott. It feels like the right time of year for it.

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  69. For my color I'd pick avocado or blueberry crush, I can't decide!!

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  70. Fave color is cadiz - rich, warm and cheerful

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  71. That's an awesome quilt! Thanks for the chance!

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  72. Tiger Mint caught my eye--I love the color with the black woven through.

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  73. I keep hoping to get some of these Oakshotts!

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  74. And my favourite collection is the Lipari collection with the nice soft greys. Pick of the bunch: Salina.

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  75. I love the effect of peaks and valleys in this quilt piece

    sharongalli(at)gmail(dot)com

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  76. my favorite oakshott is either timor or African Lilly

    sharongalli(at)gmail(dot)com

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  77. I love ALL the Oakshot cottons and this quilt lt is lovely! Thanks for the very generous giveaway! cotten.gloria@gmail.com

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  78. How beautiful this quilt is! It's the perfect design to showcase all those lovely, gorgeous colors!

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  79. I'm in love with Nectarine! The cross between orange and pink...suits me just fine!

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  80. There is not a bad combo in all the Oakshot pallette, but my cy favorite is zest. Yellow is my favorite color and the particular shade created by thes fivers is so bright and vibrant! A touch of yellow adds pizzazz to most of my quilts.
    thanks for this giveaway! cotten.gloria@gmail.com

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  81. BLUEBERRY CRUSH!
    msstitcher1214@gmail.com

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  83. THANK YOU OAKSHOTT FABRICS + LILY'S QUILTS!
    msstitcher1214@gmail.com

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  84. I've never used Oakshot before, like the looks of Foxglove.

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  85. oh my goodness............it's got to be the African Lily, so beautiful and rich. One of my most favourite shades!

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  86. Midnight Blue--reminds me of the nighttime sky.

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  87. I love Dusk!! I am a big fan of high contrast between the warp and weft colours, it just brings so much interest to the final product! The best!! Thanks for sharing, fifty shades plus grey would be an amazing quilt project!

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  88. I like "Russet" it reminds me of fall leaves!

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  89. Thank you for the chance to win! Love the quilt and would certainly love to work with oakshot cottons someday.
    cottonpaperflowers at gmail dot com

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  90. Oh, I love anything blue so this is a hard choice, but I guess I like Banda best.
    Thanks again!
    cottonpaperflowers at gmail dot com

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  91. Lipari 01 Pollara is just one I'd like to use!

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  92. Love this quilt and would love a chance to work with these fabrics!
    Ksmith8@emich.edu

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  93. I like buzzie Lizzie the best. It jumped out at me :)

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  94. I like the Mallow, as the colors offer lots of movement.

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  95. Sunshine is my favorite! Who can't be happy with a little yellow in your life :-)

    Julie.mirdoch@shaw.ca

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  96. I would LOVE to win this bundle. I haven't done a lot of work in solids, so this would be the perfect chance.
    Julie.mirdoch@shaw.ca

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  97. My favorite color today is Gemma, such a beautiful shade of pink.

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  98. What a gorgeous design. I'd be thrilled to win and make this.

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  99. I would love to make something using Oakshott fabrics - the quilt kit looks right up my street. What a fab giveaway!

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  100. My favourite colour is lichen

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  101. I've never used any of the Oakshott cottons before. I found it interesting how they were displayed on their page so we could see the two colors used in the weaving. Thanks for a chance to win some.
    kthurn(at)bektel(dot)com

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  102. Today I'm liking Zest and Nectarine but ask me tomorrow as it might change. kthurn(at)bektel(dot)com

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  103. Love Oakshott cottons and I think your design really makes the best of them.

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  104. Have not had the chance to work with Oakshott, would love to!!
    craftyccain@gmail.com

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  105. Purple is my favourite colour and I think Violet is a lovely rich shade.

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  106. Love them all, but I would have to go with Baja Blue! It's such a beautiful baby blue, that was one of my colors for my wedding 37 years ago. :)
    craftyccain@gmail.com

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  107. Right now I'm really loving working with grey as a neutral so my pick is Colourshott 28 Vintage Silver
    Product Code: COTX28H
    I think this grey would be fabulous with so many other fabrics of various styles.

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  108. I am always blown away by the generosity of sponsors on blogs. I love to look at the projects on the Oakshott website. Such inspiration.

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  109. Very pretty colors in that quilt. Thanks!

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  110. I have been loving yellow lately so I pick sunshine!

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  111. Hi. Thanks for a great giveaway.

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  112. I love the colour Zeta - reminds me of the summer geraniums which are still flowering in the garden!

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  113. Thanks for the chance to win this fantastic kit.

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  114. Sea Green is one of my favorites. Makes me think of relaxing by the water.

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  115. Awesome quilt design - very nice!!! mumbird3(at)gmail(dot)com

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  116. i like their Burnt Java - gorgeous rich orange with a touch of brown! Reminds me of leaves in the Fall! mumbird3(at)gmail(dot)com

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  117. Thanks for a chance to win!

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  118. Wow! Love those shades of grey and the quilt is fabulous!

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  119. I like the purpley and the orangeyness of Snapdragon.

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  120. Beautiful quilt! I love the grey contrast

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  121. My favorite shade is Sea Green 39. It makes me feel peaceful. Thanks!

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  122. I love all of your quilts. What a pleasant surprise to be able to make one of them. Thank you so much!

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  123. My color choice would be purple any hue. It is and always has been my favorite color. Thank you so much!

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  124. I love blues and aqua combos -they are very restful and relaxing.
    Thanks,
    Peggy
    peggy_verdongibbs@att.net

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  125. I would love to make a quilt with this for charity.
    Thanks,
    Peggy
    peggy_verdongibbs@att.net

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  126. I love this quilt. Thanks for the chance to win!

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  127. 23- midnight blue is my favourite colour because I can use it to highlight bright colours.

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  128. Beautiful design! It looks so 3-dimensional. Love it.

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  129. What a beautiful range of colours!

    lin.web.28 at gmail dot com

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  130. My favourite colour is Colourshott 39 Sea Green. I would love to make a quilt using this colour as the background.

    lin.web.28 at gmail dot com

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  131. Fabulous design - congratulations!

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  132. I love 21 Dusk! a fabulous shade of my favourite colour!!

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  133. I saw Oakshott fabric for the first time this year at the NEC. I was amazed by the way the fabric shimmered. I also love the Sea Green, but any green gets my vote. I think a quilt in shades of green would be fab xx

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  134. I love the greys, great shades! I don't like typical neutral colors- Grey is so perfect!!

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  135. Today´s favorit is Fleur ;-)...just for the heck of it

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  136. I've been wanting to work with Oakshotts but haven't had the opportunity yet.

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  137. So many colors to love! Right now am loving #27 Tiger Mint as it looks like the stormy ocean outside my window.

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  138. OOh, I'd love to have that distinctive quilt--if I win the kit I'll make it and keep it to snuggle with myself!

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  139. I especially like the Oakshott range of yellows and oranges.

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  140. Such a striking quilt with the beautiful Oakshotts shown off to perfection!

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  141. My favorite colorshott is Nectarine a mix of my two favorite colors: orange and yellow!

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  142. The 3D effect on your quilt is great!

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  143. How to choose one colour! I do like zinnia though because green/yellow fabrics blend so well with other shades.

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  144. What a beautiful combination, love the quilt!

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  145. This is just gorgeous - simple, effective design that really showcases the divine fabric

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  146. Loving Zinia with Avocado a close second - I love lime and chartreuse so a no brainer!

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  147. Yes please - how I would love to win this! Thank you for the chance!

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  148. My favourite is DUSK - it's both mellow and electrifying at the same time! Love it!

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  149. Absolutely awesome quilt! Thanks so much for sharing this, and for the great giveaway!

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  150. I love the purples. Zeta is my favorite.

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  151. Oh, I do love the luminous quality of Oakshot! Thanks!

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  152. Dusk. I love the combination of blue and orange.

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  153. I'm loving the grays,fushias and teals

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  154. Like all the colours in the quilt

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  155. I really like using charcoal in projects; it seems to be my new black.

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  156. Thanks for the chance to win.

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  157. My favorite color is Bandor. It reminds me of the color of Lake Michigan.

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  158. What a wonderful gift for someone to win, thanks,,

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  159. I love the teal colours, thanks for give away

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  160. I love the Tangiers yellow and oranges, to make a fall quilt.

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  161. The colours are gorgeous and I love the pattern of this quilt you designed!!!

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  162. Such a generous giveaway. Thanks for the chance to win!

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  163. Oakshott fabrics are awesome and I could surely use these colors to make a quilt for Christmas giving.

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  164. 20 Sweet Pea is my favorite color of Oakshott!

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  165. I would love to win this kit. It is so striking and pretty! It will be hard to choose just one color for the second comment, but I must try! ljbisme at msn dot com

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  166. My favorite color is Colourshott 50 Electra. The purple and blue together look divine! ljbisme at msn dot com

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  167. Would love this kit. Thanks Lyn!

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  168. Would love this kit. Thanks Lyn!

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  169. Beautiful choice. Love the colors.

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  170. I love Celebes. I just love blues and Celebes is my favorite.

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  171. I love blue, so Tiger mint.
    Thank you.
    kcummings71@gmail.com

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  172. Thank you. I have always wanted to feel and see oakshotts!!!

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  173. Cute quilt kit. I haven't made a solid quilt yet.

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  174. I need more yellows, I like Sunshine.

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  175. I like Thistle cause it's close to turquoise which is my favorite color

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  176. These are so lovely and inspiring!

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  177. Gorgeous- and I love the name as well!
    allisonpogany at gmail.com

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  178. I think my favorite color is the foxglove- it reminds me of the color of the wrapping paper from Aspreys 30 years ago!
    allisonpogany at gmail.com

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