An abundance of food with my quilts, and sometimes a quick and easy recipe!

Photos of breakfast, lunch, and dinner on my quilts. Including photos from my container garden. Sometimes, I will post a quick and easy recipe. This is my "just for fun" BLOG ! I see so many things that inspire my quilting!

Saturday, August 25, 2012

And a Blog Hop Party Here Too!


It's a Blog Hop Party with Giveaways hosted by Michele at Quilting Gallery.

Thanks Michele!


I am sharing a "New" Fabric Set.  The sets are created using the Quilter's Blenders Extra Wide Fabrics.  I have a selection of 20 Quilter's Blenders Colors and 10 other prints and solids in the Extra Wide Fabrics on my website.

Today, I am introducing my NEW fabric set: 
"Summer Tomatoes" !


    Tomatoes not included!

I will introduce my Summer Tomatoes Quilt Pattern in September. It was created specially for my New "Summer Tomatoes" Fabric Set.


Leave a comment to enter the giveaway for a chance to win my New "Summer Tomatoes" Fabric Set. 


Please make sure you are a "reply blogger" or leave me your email with your comment.

I would like to invite you to follow my blog. I share colorful photos of food, my container garden, and all the colors around me that inspire my quilting. Thanks!


YES - I will ship internationally too!

Giveaway will end at Midnight CST on Sept 3rd.  The winner will be contacted by email and announced during the week of September 3rd. 

Did you come from Marcia's Crafty Sewing and Quilting Blog? I am hosting a Giveaway there too!  Hop over and enter it!

Thanks for stopping by!

Enjoy the Blog Hop Party!

Marcia
www.craftysewing.com - Currently taking Pre orders on the Summer Tomatoes Quilt Pattern --- Pre orders include Free "Summer Tomatoes" Fabric Set, if ordered before Sept. 16th. Fabric Sets available right now.

143 comments:

  1. Very pretty colors. Oh why can't we get the tomatoes included? LOL

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  2. You do take some wonderful pictures. I think I need some more practice and maybe a bit more imagination.

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  3. Very yummy colors :) thanks for the chance to win.

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  4. where have I been. didn't know you had this blog. love the fabrics.

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  5. Love your quilt blog. Love the citrus colors.

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  6. oooh.. I don't know which is prettier, the tomatoes (yum) or the fabric (also yum!) I would love to win the fabric. (and I wish I got the tomatoes too..LOL)

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  7. Those are the loveliest colours! I'm not a tomato fan but you might convert me :)

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  8. Oh, those are some of my favorite colors! Love the pics with tomatoes, too! :)

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  9. I love the colors. Thanks so much.

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  10. I love tomatoes fresh off the vine!

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  11. These colors are perfect! Yummy! Thanks for the chance!

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  12. Thanks for the lovely giveaway

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  13. Those are beautiful colors!

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  14. Sou seguidora e acho que você acertou em cheio essas cores.Obrigada.tiacarminhapezzuto@gmail.com

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  15. We have Black Krim tomatoes, as well as orange and red. Yummy!

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  16. OH, I have been staring at tomatoes about every other day for the last few weeks, but I am in the home stretch of my canning now! Thanks for the giveaway!

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  17. Lovely colours, you couldn't have gotten any closer to the tomatoes
    Thank you for the chance

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  18. Those are very lovely colours!

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  19. Thanks for a chance to win! (My tomato haul this year was pitiful.)

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  21. those colours are stunning, i would love to be included in the draw!
    Cath @ Bits 'n Bobs

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  22. Oops, I meant hello Marcia. Sorry for this mistake above.

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  23. Oh, yes, definitely tomatoes! Beautiful fabrics!

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  24. I love summer tomatoes! Not getting any tomatoes in our garden yet, but getting big tomatoes for my tomato sandwiches at the farmers market :)

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  25. Yummy colors, and my favorites! My thumb is black so I have to rely on my friends garden.

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  26. hee hee tomatoes to inspire an Autumn quilt - brilliant x

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  27. Thanks for the chance to win. Pretty fabric. The tomatoes look good too.

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  28. I'm all about summer tomatoes! Love the fabrics!

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  29. I have been loving the summer tomatoes this year. Those colors are perfect!

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  30. Love the colors! Thank you for the chance to win.

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  31. Ohh yummi tomatoes .. a shame they are not included - but Ishouldn't compalin I hav a 10 liter container full of them I need to jar (or however you call that when you preserve things in galsses/bottles) ... I woudl love those fabrics. Thanks for the chance!

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  32. Very pretty colours :) Thank you for the lovely giveaway!

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  33.  Thank you for the chance to win such a great prize.



     

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  34. Love the fabrics - thanks for the chance to win.

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  35. Loving the title of your blog and yummy tomato fabric colours!!

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  36. What fabulous colors! And those tomatoes look yummy!! Thanks for a chance to win! :)

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  37. A devoted follower and love these colors - thanks for the opportunity. Judy C in NC

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  38. Thanks for the chance, I don't have many fabrics in yellow, orange, and red. It would be GREAT to add some :)

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  39. What great colors, I can see how the name came about. I became a follower because this looks like a fun blog to read. Thanks for the chance to win.

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  40. Those are a few of my favorite autumn colors. Thanks for a lovely giveaway!

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  41. Great fabrics! Could I win the tomatoes too please? My plants are not doing well!

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  42. I agree with Gill. My tomatoes are still green here in Washington. what happy colors!

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  43. Your fabric looks good enought to eat!

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  44. Oh what lovely fabrics. Thanks for the chance to win.
    quilting[dash]lady[at]comcast[dot]net

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  45. Love your Fabrics! (& your Blog!) Your photos are Awesome too....becoming a Follower after I add this comment! :)

    Thanks for chance to win! :)

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  46. I love the photo of your header, with fabrics I look for. lovely pictures. lovely blog. hugs

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  47. I love these happy fabric colors, Marcia! I am a happy regular follower...

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  48. love your tomato blenders! Would sure like to have them at my house.

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  49. Colors match them so perfectly and your pictures have made me hungry!

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  50. I love the picture of all those tomato colors and the fabrics look great too.

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  51. G'Day from Australia! Beautiful tomato colors! I'm a new blog follower.

    Deborah
    homemakerhoney @gmail .com

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  52. Thank you for the giveaway. I look forward to seeing your pattern. I found you through the blog hop and I am a new follower. I look forward to your inspiring posts.

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  53. Love the colors! So rich and beautiful!

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  54. The tomatoes fabrics are beautiful! Love the colors. I am signing up to follow, didn't realize you had this blog, too.

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  55. Yup - your colours look exactly like the tomatoes. Thanks for the giveaway.
    bandkgram at hotmail dot ca

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  56. Mmmmm, tomatoes. Yummy!
    I love the colors in the fabric. So bright and beautiful.

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  57. The colors are beautiful...and I love the pictures with the tomatoes.

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  58. Love the colors! Thanks for the giveaway!

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  59. Great colours! Did you grow the tomatoes?

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  60. Your blog is very interesting and unique. Thanks for the chance at a giveaway.

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  61. such lovely colours!
    thank you for the chance to win

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  62. Beautiful photos! I´ll be following your blog without being a follower :)
    Gun, Sweden
    gun@lapp.se

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  63. Wow. I just realized I've gone all summer without eating a BLT! I think this is a first! Yikes!!! Don't let my family know this, would look good.....a farm girl not eating a BLT in the summertime...that's like not having watermelon on the 4th of July! Yikes!!! I really need to get my act together...headed out now to find what's left of summer tomatoes and eat a BLT! :)

    sowingstitches [at] yahoo [dot] com

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  64. Love the colors! So beautiful! Thanks for the chance to win them.(I would love to have a home-grown tomato thrown in)

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  65. Beautiful Colors. Am going to check out your link right now. I am very excited about a chance to win this gorgeous fabric.

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  66. Yum Yum great looking tomatoes there, thanks for the chance to win the fabric set inspired by them

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  67. Such vibrant colors, look ready to eat. Thanks for participating.

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  68. Lovely colors, I went over and checked out your shop, nice with excellent prices. Thanks.

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  69. Lovely, summery colours to cheer up a dull day. Thank you for the giveaway.
    ks(dot)eyles(at)yahoo(dot)co(dot)uk

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  70. Beautiful colors! Thanks for the chance to win!

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  71. Beautiful material, but the tomatoes would be nice too!!! Thanks for the change at your great giveaway! I'm a follower and now I'm off to check out your shop!

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  72. I love those bright colors! Thanks for the chance to win!

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  73. The fabric colors are gorgeous. Thanks for the giveaway. This year my mother grew assorted heirloom tomatoes and had so many colors of fruit that was amazing.

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  74. Gorgeous fabrics , love those colors ,thanks for the chance .

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  75. Those fabrics do remind me of tomatoes!!! Just beautiful.

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  76. Beautiful colors, they match those tomatoes perfectly.

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  77. Love the colors, the tomatoes are beautiful.

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  78. Fabric matches the tomatoes - kind of hungry for yellow tomatoes! Thanks for the opportunity to enter your give-away. From northern Iowa . . . .

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  79. mmmmmmm tomatoes are my favorite. Best summer for tomatoes here. Greetings from northern British Columbia, Canada

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  80. I'm not really a fan of actual tomatoes, but these colours are great!

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  81. I love the colors would go great with the orange collection I have and it matches well with the cards I won from you. Speaking of cards I just used one of the cards I got from you and sent out a note to a friend.

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  82. Those colors are great to work with no matter the season. Thanks for the chance to win

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  83. what a great giveaway! such intense colors. Are you 100% sure you don't want to ship the tomatoes too? They look delicious!

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  84. Thanks for participating in this fun bloghop

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  85. What yummy fabrics. They look good enough to eat. I went to a farmer's market today and bought the most delicious looking tomatoes - we'll have them for supper. And would you believe it -- they had watermelon with seeds!!! I haven't seen them in at least 3 years. I bought one and took it to my daughter's - the 3 year old grandson proclaimed it the best watermelon he'd ever tasted!! High praise from the world's pickiest eater ever! Thanks for participating in the blog hop!

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  86. I love your tomatoes... the fabrics are nice also x J x And yes I too am a new follower x recommended you on G+.. there doesn't seem to be many of us that use it to its full capacity x J x

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  87. love all the colors! Thanks for the great giveaway.

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  88. hi i love tomatoes and the fabric looks great to thanks for the chance to win

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  89. Hello!
    I'm fond of tomatoes *_* and I really like the colour of your new fabrics, perfect ,delicious tometoes :)

    thanks*
    porcukorborso at gmail dot com

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  90. Gorgeous colours. So rich and colourful. Thanks for the giveaway.
    bonnielarson58@gmail.com

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  91. those tomatoes look so good....

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  92. The colors of your fabrics are as yummy as fresh tomatoes from the garden

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  93. thanks for another great giveaway, we love growing tomatoes here

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  94. Although I am allergic to tomatoes I love this colour range so I would love to use these in a quilt.

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  95. What gorgeous colours these fabrics are.

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  96. Love the fabric - and your tomatoes make me hungry. They look wonderful.

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  97. Wow, cant wait to see the pattern babscorbitt@gmail.com

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  98. Those tomato colours are fabulous

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  99. Your blog header picture is making me hungry :-) Thank you for the sweet giveaway. I'm going to check out what you say about container gardening. It might be something for me to try.

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  100. Lovely fabric colors! I want to start container gardening as soon as possible. My husband and I just moved from Arizona to Washington and I think the weather here is more friendly to gardening! :) It's inspiring to see everything you're harvesting from a container.

    Thanks for the giveaway! Happy quilting!
    Cassandra

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  101. I love the fabric colors. Thanks for the giveaway!

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  102. Your fabric is beautiful! I stopped by earlier today and thought I left a comment, but I can't find it now. Thank you for the giveaway!

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  103. Thanks for such a great giveaway, what yummy colors! I am a follower.

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  104. I love your fabric colors and you have a great blog.

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  105. Great fabric. I am probably one af the rare country girls who doesn't like tomatoes.

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  106. What a unique idea for you blog! And I love the colors of fabric you're offering!! :)

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  107. Wow what a great match up to the real things. I have been lurker quietly in the back ground looking at all your pretty pictures. I have become a new follower via e-mail. Thank you for the chacne to win.

    Sincerely,
    Tricia

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  108. I'm a new follower. Love the colors taken from nature and tomatoes are one of my favorite foods. Wish I could send you some from Jersey, we know a little something about them here, haha. Thanks for the chance.

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  109. What a great name for you fabric, I especially love how you have it next to the tomatoes.

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  110. OH!!! I love tomatoes!!! I even grew some grape tomatoes this summer and ate them as fast as they got ripe!! Thanks for the giveaway!!!!

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  111. Wow! You're fabrics look as yummy as your tomotoes! I love fresh tomatoes from the garden and I'm so glad ours are finally in!

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  112. I'm not a tomato fan but do love your new fabrics! Thanks for the opportunity to enter your wonderful giveaway :)

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  113. I love the color red and I do so enjoy red tomatoes. So, the new summer tomatoes fabric set is just perfect for me. I am a new follower of yours and have enjoyed your recipes very much. Thank you for posting all of them. The Blog Hop has been a lot of fun and there are so many kind and wonderful blogs. I hope you meet a lot of new friends as well as new followers.

    Sandi T.
    sandit1@sbcglobal.net

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  114. I've subscribed here by email. Looks like you can be of great inspiration to me!
    Thanks for a 2nd opportunity to win the fabric.

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  115. lovely colours, thanks for the chance

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  116. Gorgeous colours!! I am a new follower. Thank you for chance to win beautiful Summer Tomatoes.

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  117. I'm a new follower. Looking forward to your posts. great giveaway

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  118. Those fabric colours certainly pick up the colours in the vegetable. Looking forward to the pattern. I am a new follower.

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  119. Those fabrics indeed feature hues reminiscent of juicy tomatoes lucky enough to benefit from frequent summer rain showers.

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  120. Wow! Those are really great colors. Tomatoes are our favorite part of my husband's summer garden :-)

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  121. Lovely Tomatoes and the fabric is beautiful also.

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  122. I'm relieved that you will not be shipping me the tomatoes if I win!

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  123. The colors are so bright and happy! thank you!

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  124. Love the colours you pulled together for the tomatoes: They really fit! Thanks for the giveaway.

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  125. Great colors. Can't wait to see the quilt.

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  126. ohhhh the pictures are so fun to look at, thanks for the opportunity!!

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  127. Your photography is great

    thanks for the giveaway chance

    susie
    legato1958@aol.com

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  128. I commented a few moments ago on your other blog!! I love tomatoes. WIsh ours had done something this year.

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  129. mmmmm, it is almost supper time and those tomatoes look so good! Thanks for participating in the blog hop with such a wonderful prize too!

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  130. I have been admiring my tomatoes as I bring them in from the garden, thinking they make such a pretty picture...and perhaps a quilt! Great color selection. Can't wait to see your pattern!

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  131. I love the tomato colors.
    nicolesender(at)yahoo(dot)com

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