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Sew Awesome Giveaway and Tina Given’s New Book!

We are super excited to share Tina Given’s first book, “Sew Tina,” with you today! Sew Tina is full of 30 different projects for stylish babies and fun-living kids. The clothes and accessories in Tina’s book are loaded with personality and whimsy! The book includes 18 complete patterns tucked neatly inside the front cover. Tina also shares a few techniques to complete some of the projects, such as pleating, applique and making patch pockets.

To celebrate the arrival of Tina’s new book she is giving away a Sew Awesome Giveaway to Jolly Jabber Readers! This prize pack includes the “Sew Tina” book, four yards of fabric, two boxes of Tina’s stationery, and two extra sewing patterns! What a giveaway, right! This contest will close Wednesday Nov. 3 @ midnight CST.

Here’s some of the projects in Tina Given’s book – Sew Tina!! They are sew cute!!


  1. I would love these for my grandmother's hope chest. Maybe someday! Perhaps if I win?? Not much of a chance when you are the first to comment.

  2. I love Kate Spain and am so impressed by her Crate and Barrel plates. Love the new collection- thanks for the Moda update!

  3. What an awesome giveaway! I would love to have this book (and the fabric and extras!) – I could make some great holiday gifts!

  4. I'm a fairly new grandma with two granddaugters! I would love to have this book and fabric to make outfitsfor the little ones. Thanks for the giveaway.

  5. Oh, my mouth is watering seeing the beautiful photos of a few of the outfits in your new book. I have 4 grandchildren, and love to sew unique clothes for them.
    Thank you so much for the opportunity for this fab giveaway!

  6. You just KNOW this book is going to have the CUTEST patterns. Can't WAIT to see it. Thanks so much for sharing your Market experience with us.

  7. oooh I would love to wn, this looks wonderful. Thanks for the chance!

    liberalsprinkles at gmail dot com

  8. My very first grandchild, a granddaughter, Fiona Valentine, was born on October 24th, 2010. What a fantastic book this would be to have!

  9. What a wonderful giveaway! You are so generous! Would love to have Tina's book and extras to make special gifts from. Thanks for the opportunity!! 🙂

  10. (Hand waving in the air) Ooh, ooh, pick me, pick me! Absolutely adorable and perfect for some girlies I know and love!!

  11. I am a grandmother with twin granddaughters, 3 years old. I'd love to win this giveaway. Thanks for the opportunity.

  12. Thank you for the opportunity to win such a great giveaway. How adorable the outfits are on the children.
    Brenda Kowalski

  13. I've been hearing good things about that book – would love one of my very own! 🙂 Thanks for the giveaway chance!

  14. What a wonderful giveaway. The fabric is beautiful as is the book and stationary. Thank you for a chance!

    Have a wonderful day!

  15. Wow you guys have so much fun at quilt market…. I know that heaps of Australian designers went this year…. Generous giveaway


  16. Know that I will enjoy the book by Tina Givens – her practical "you do not have to be perfect" approach to sewing appeals to me. Of course, her fabrics are awesome too. Please enter me into this drawing. Thanks. alternate email mlwright29 (at) hotmail (dot) com

  17. Playdate Tote! I know two little girls who would love a playdate tote! What the heck I would love to sew one for myself!

    Thank you Thank you Thankyou!

  18. Wow!
    What a great give-away!
    The book and those great fabrics!
    I have a 2 year old Grand-niece and a Grand….? something (affectionately referred to as "The Bump!")..on the way.
    I would love to make a gift or two for both!

  19. This giveaway is great!! The projects look very interesting and am looking forward to seeing the rest of what she has done in her book. Thank you

  20. Our first grandbaby is due early next year ….so am focussed on all things small…these are adorable!!

  21. OMG!!! Absolutely adorable projects!!! I need this book! My two little girls are ages 3 and 4 and this would be perfect to make some adorable outfits for them!!! Thanks for the chance to win this fabulous giveaway!!!

  22. My close friend is about to give birth to a little girl, and she already has two super cute boys. This book could keep me busy for years making awesome clothes for them!

  23. Love the birds on Tina Given's fabric. How fun is that on vibrant rich colors?! Can't wait to see what Tina's sharing in HER NEW BOOK!

  24. Oh my gosh, what a wonderful giveaway…please pop my name in the hat for this one. Thanks for the opportunity to win such a bounty. Hugs Naomi

  25. I could make many little ones look and feel so special with all these new ideas. Maybe I will be given the chance to do that. Thanks for sharing.

  26. My sewing fingers are itching to get going on these gorgeous projects. Thanks for giving someone the book and fabric (could it be me??).

  27. What a wonderful giveaway! Very generous! I would love to have any one of these items, let alone all of them! Thank you for the chance to win!

  28. Sew Adorable… Would Sew like to win… but am in the UK. I have a US stash address tho'…

  29. This book looks amazing! I followed her book tour, and she seems like such a fabulous person and designer. I would love to win this awesome giveaway!


  30. OOH I would LOVE to have my hands on this! I have a brand new great niece that could benefit from trying out some of these projects!

  31. Each year I make my grandkids there gifts – I can't with a good conscience add to their way too many store bought toys. This giveaway has some great projects and would love it for my Christmas giving.

  32. How adorable are Tina's book & fabrics! I can picture my 16mo gandson in her leisure suit! Please enter me into your/her giveaway. Thank you!

  33. What a wonderful give away, I think of my neice who is sewing her daughters clothes by hand… to give this basket to her..

  34. Ohhh besides the book being amazing and all the other goodies, having patterns and inspiration in one place is a god send, especially as I usually have a few projects on the go, no more excuises for that misplaced it.

  35. I would love this book. Being newly retired and a new grandmother I would be making everything in the book. I love trying new patterns especially for kids.

  36. love, love, love this for my grandbabies!! the lounge suit will look awesome on Oliver:) thanks for the chance to win this amazing book!!!!

  37. OMG, just love this one. I can't wait to start making all the cute little girl things for my grandaughter. Yowza!

  38. Terrific book! My youngest daughter would LOVE to wear these clothes! And I would LOVE the chance to make some up for her!
    Thanks for the great giveaway….

  39. Love the book and the projects shown — The play date tote is awesome and could also be a "quilt date tote".

    Donna Ashworth

  40. Thanks for offering this giveaway! I'd love to win! What an awesome prize…

  41. What a fab giveaway!! That book looks amazing!! Thanks so much for offering such great fabric, kits and patterns!! A great gift always starts with the goods at fat quarter shop!!

  42. What a great giveaway! I have two grandchildren, Emily and Jacob. The perfect prize for them and myself. Connie

  43. I love, love, love, love the dude collared shirt. There aren't enough cute patterns for boys out there, and this one is adorable!