December 30, 2021

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12 Days of Christmas - Day 6 Giveaway! (Dec. 30,2021)

Welcome to DAY 6 of our 12 Days of Christmas celebration!

For our 6th Day Of Christmas giveaway, we are doing a GIVEAWAY of one $100 Hobby Lobby Gift Card to one lucky winner. The gift card can be used towards any item available on the Hobby Lobby website or retail location. Woot, Woot!

Maybe you'll use your gift card to stock up on supplies for your next online class! Sewing With Cinnamon has 50+ courses currently available to stream anytime! There's something for everyone at every skill level, from easy crafts to more complex sewing techniques. You can explore the full catalog by clicking the link above, watch the trailers to learn more about each course, subscribers get access to everything shown!

Plus in 2022 we plan to bring you more courses! 

  • January - Sewing With Ribbon (Storage and a few tutorials incorporating ribbon into your designs)
  • February - Winter Sports (With the Winter Olympics and the New 2022 GOTY dolls - this will be fun!)
  • March - Upcycling, The Dress Shirt Challenge. Cinnamon, Donna, and Shari will all work their magic to create items from he same dress shirt (as the fabric). Plus we challenge you to create something too!
  • April - Graduation Caps or Derby Day
  • May - Cutting Machines for Sewing projects (Cricut, Scan N Cut, and Silhouette)
  • June - Fairytale Wedding (Embellishing and sewing a bride and groom based on Disney's Live action Cinderella!)
  • July - Sew-Along for the Thimbles and Acorns Underpinnings, featuring some couture techniques
  • August - Silly Hats For A Doll-Size St. Catherine's Day Parade
  • September - Serger 2.0
  • October - Sewing For Doll Pets! 
  • November - Introduction to Machine Embroidery
  • December - Cold Weather Hats

We've got so many great ideas, we can't wait to share them with you! We'd love to know which topic you're most excited about, tell us in the comments below! 

 

Watching these resource videos just got SEW much easier because...

Sewing With Cinnamon has just gotten a huge upgrade! We so excited to announce that you can find our app on all streaming services! You heard me right! Roku, AppleTV, Fire TV, IOS apps, Android Apps, and Google Play! 

 

Just 2 Days Left to Take Advantage of this Amazing Sign-up Offer!

The big news is that we are offering this new SWC+ experience to all current Sewing With Cinnamon members. That means if you are currently a member, you'll be given access to this new platform at no additional charge and still receive all the benefits of your existing SWC membership!

Get An Extra Benefit If You Sign-Up Before January 1st: If you're not a member yet, or were a member in the past but have canceled, you should consider joining before January 1st. Why? After January 1st, we will be running all signups through the new platform (not through aleksandrajones). This new experience is amazing and will include the pattern and course guide each month, no coupons needed for that any more. So, if you sign up through aleksandrajones before January 1st, you'll be grandfathered in and receive a monthly coupon code for a free pattern of your choice in addition to the one that is included with the topic as it releases - Wow! Double bonus! Sign Up Today!

  

ENTER TO WIN A $100 Hobby Lobby Gift Card!

 

 

To enter this week's contest, simply click the link below and then enter through the giveaway widget at the bottom of the blog post, there are many things you can do to earn multiple entry points!

Contest Details: You enter through the entry form that is embedded on this page and appears just below this paragraph, if you don't see it, be sure to visit the page from your desktop or an alternate browser such as Google Chrome. It may not appear on all mobile devices. The complete rules and entry details appear on the entry form. This is not a comment contest - in other words, leaving a comment on the bottom of this page is not an official entry method. The only required entry method is to leave a comment under this post and then confirm that you did it in the contest widget. One person will receive the gift card. You can enter once, or gain multiple entries by completing the other entry methods and increase your chances of winning. Please review all Terms and Conditions on the giveaway page before entering. While we wish we could run this contest everywhere, for legal reasons it is only open to eligible residents of the U.S. and Canada, not including Rhode Island. This contest is exclusively endorsed by aleksandrajones and Sewing With Cinnamon. 

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Commenting below and confirming your entry in the widget above gives you one entry method, the other methods are listed in the widget above, be sure to enter in as many ways as you can to receive the maximum amount of entries to win the prize! 

 

Entry method #1, comment on this blog post finishing the following sentence…

“I'm looking for ward to______topic most.” Tell us why :)

Comments must be left (on this blog post) by midnight (pacific) on Thursday, 12/30/2021.

The widget will be updated the following day with the first name of the winner. The winner will be contacted at the emial provided when entering.

Additionally, by commenting, you agree to allow us to use your comments for future promotional activities. In other words – we might quote you when we are putting together new testimonial pages. If you’re not okay with that – don’t leave a comment :)

 

Okay, good luck, and if we’ve forgotten anything we will modify and/or update this post as needed.

We hope you enjoy our 12 Days Of Christmas Celebration. We are incredibly grateful for your ongoing support and wish you a happy holiday season, and a terrific new year!

Merry Christmas!

Cinnamon & aleksandrajones Team

 


100 Comments

Sharon Reynolds
Sharon Reynolds

January 07, 2022

I am looking forward to expanding my wall hanging sewing and quilting, and finally starting to make some of pixie fairy doll clothes for my many grandchildren and friends’ children this year. :)

Diabe
Diabe

December 31, 2021

I’m looking forward to up cycling a dress shirt because I have saved some for this purpose and the Olympics because I live watching them!

Paula
Paula

December 31, 2021

I am looking forward to learning how to use my serger for more sewing.

Katepiotrzkowski
Katepiotrzkowski

December 30, 2021

I am looking forward to learn how to sew with knits

Deborah
Deborah

December 30, 2021

I’m looking forward to finishing techniques topic most.

Pam
Pam

December 30, 2021

I’m looking forward to the upcycling challenge as I do this all the time and happen to have a lovely green dress shirt for just this reason.

Marjory
Marjory

December 30, 2021

I am looking forward to Upcycling: The Dress Shirt Challenge.

Betty Schlotthauer
Betty Schlotthauer

December 30, 2021

Looking forward to everything, old & new! A refresher course is never a bad thing!

Judith Martinez
Judith Martinez

December 30, 2021

I think the upcycling looks great. I love using upcycled materials.

Janice
Janice

December 30, 2021

I’m looking forward to seeing new fabrics for doll clothes and quilts.

Maureen A
Maureen A

December 30, 2021

I’m looking forward to the upcycling topic, I have lots of old clothes saved and want inspiration.

Martha
Martha

December 30, 2021

I am looking forward to the Sewing with Ribbon toic the most because I like working with ribbon, but just have not been able to get it to turn out looking nice when I sew it.

Claudette Staab
Claudette Staab

December 30, 2021

I would be excited to win a HL gift card. I live 40 miles from the nearest store & it’s a regular stop when I get to the city

Peggy
Peggy

December 30, 2021

I’m looking forward to the cutting machine for sewing, how to cut shoes

Linda Ditgen
Linda Ditgen

December 30, 2021

I am most looking forward to serger and cutting machine classes. Both are new to me.

J.D.
J.D.

December 30, 2021

Would love to win hobby lobby card! Woohoo!

Wendy
Wendy

December 30, 2021

Hobby Lobby has all my crafting needs

Charlene
Charlene

December 30, 2021

I am looking forward to finishing outfits with cute accessories for that special touch.

Norma Middendorf
Norma Middendorf

December 30, 2021

I’m looking forward to the hat making topic most. I just love making hats to go with the outfits I make. Really love learning anything though.

Maureen
Maureen

December 30, 2021

I am looking forward to using my trims and appliques to make cute straw hats for dolls! Just spent some time in the NYC garment district and decided to get just lace and trims….no fabric! Gasp! but, filled by bags with lace and trims

Sue
Sue

December 30, 2021

I am really looking forward to the Hats topic

Mary Cox
Mary Cox

December 30, 2021

I’m looking forward to more time sewing for dolls in 2022. I just learned two new tips by watching short videos by Cinnamon. I am getting excited just thinking of sewing cute little dresses from the freebie patterns from aleksandrajones. Thanks, Pixie Fairie! I appreciate your generosity so much.

Suzanne Hetland
Suzanne Hetland

December 30, 2021

I’m looking forward the most for April and Derby Day! I love hats for.me and dolls

Laura
Laura

December 30, 2021

I am looking forward to organizing my sewing room and sew a lot more; also I very much want to work on time management so I have time to sew my hundreds of PF patterns

Laura
Laura

December 30, 2021

I am looking forward to organizing my sewing room and sew a lot more; also I very much want to work on time management so I have time to sew my hundreds of PF patterns

Dorothy
Dorothy

December 30, 2021

I’m looking forward to learning new technique for sewing and creating new doll clothes. I will have knee replacement surgery this February 4th and will have a lot of time to review the new aleksandrajones Website….. So excited

Bonnie Schultz
Bonnie Schultz

December 30, 2021

I love Hobby Lobby! Great fabrics!

Annlee
Annlee

December 30, 2021

I am looking forward to learning more in sewing doll clothes

Monica
Monica

December 30, 2021

I am looking forward to the “Cutting Machines for Sewing Projects” topic the most. I feel that it is going to be a real time saver!

Deb B
Deb B

December 30, 2021

I look forward to a slower year. Don’t think I’ll get it as it seems time passes so quickly now. Still, it would be nice.

Betty K.
Betty K.

December 30, 2021

I’m looking forward to learning anything new. Because learning new things keeps your brain young!

Lynne
Lynne

December 30, 2021

Sewing with all the ribbons I have is proving to be a challenge. I am looking forward to techniques and usage ideas from Cinnamon.

Cheri
Cheri

December 30, 2021

Im looking forward to learning how to use my new embroidery machine!

Lori Miller
Lori Miller

December 30, 2021

I’m looking forward to starting to sew doll clothes with aleksandrajones patterns for my Granddaughter’s Christmas gift for 2022.

Janeen
Janeen

December 30, 2021

I m looking forward to making clothes for my granddaughter s 18" Courtney doll, I have one sparkly party dress done but want to do a whole wardrobe

kathy
kathy

December 30, 2021

I’m looking forward to sewing for dolls that I refurbish for Secret Santa in our community.

Esther Hopland
Esther Hopland

December 30, 2021

I amlooking forward to make more 18" doll clothes and to get myself an 18"doll

Christine
Christine

December 30, 2021

I am looking forward to my life slowing down, so I can use all my pixie faire doll clothes patterns. I love to sew, and always learn something new with every pattern, I get so excited each time I start a new project for the 20 little girls I sew for!@

Christine
Christine

December 30, 2021

I am looking forward to my life slowing down, so I can use all my pixie faire doll clothes patterns. I love to sew, and always learn something new with every pattern, I get so excited each time I start a new project for the 20 little girls I sew for!@

Fran R.
Fran R.

December 30, 2021

I am looking forward to September’s topic of Serger 2.0 because my Babylock serger sat in a closet for 20 years and I have just recently pulled it out as my son who works wardrobe on Broadway now uses a serger often.

Mary Ann
Mary Ann

December 30, 2021

I am looking forward to learning something new.

Denise
Denise

December 30, 2021

I look forward to learning more about my new sewing machine

Monica
Monica

December 30, 2021

I am looking forward to gaining more experience sewing doll clothes. My nieces love it when they get new outfits or accessories for their dolls!

Elizabeth
Elizabeth

December 30, 2021

I’m looking for ward to______topic most.” Tell us why :)
I’m looking for ward to getting my Destiny sewing machine fixed, a topic I most not like to know about. I have too many doll dresses to make and I do not have my sewing machine. Took in to get cleaned and looks like it came back in bad shape.:(

Angela
Angela

December 30, 2021

I am looking forward to have my sewing area organized and ready to use all my doll clothes patterns. Thanks for all the fun patterns the wonderful aleksandrajones Designers share with all of us.

Thanks and Happy New Year.

Oksana
Oksana

December 30, 2021

I’m looking forward to the upcycling class. Practical and free))

Soozee
Soozee

December 30, 2021

I’m looking forward to whatever is next. I’m sure it will be good

Cindy
Cindy

December 30, 2021

I’m looking forward to Upcycling the most. I have so many old clothes I could use to make doll clothes!

K
K

December 30, 2021

I’m looking forward to Thimbles and Acorns July topic!

Carolyn
Carolyn

December 30, 2021

Love all the patterns and the classes

Laura
Laura

December 30, 2021

I’m looking forward to the Upcycling topic most. I have lots of clothing to upcycle. I’ve outgrown it but can’t bear to part with the material, some parts are worn and some parts in great condition. Definitely enough for a doll outfit or two.

Kathy
Kathy

December 30, 2021

I’m looking forward to the fairy wedding topic. Thank you to Hobby Lobby for their generous gift!

Kim
Kim

December 30, 2021

The topic I am looking to doing is the July sew along of the Thimbles & Acorns underpinnings. Thank you so much for the past few years of Sewing with Cinnamon.

Sue
Sue

December 30, 2021

Im looking forward to the fairytale wedding.

Cynthia P
Cynthia P

December 30, 2021

I am looking forward to the winter sports topic. Curious as to what the focus will be.

Diana
Diana

December 30, 2021

I am looking forward to all the ideas…

Ann
Ann

December 30, 2021

I’m looking forward to clever ways of miniaturizing fashion ideas for dolls; both in sewing techniques and use of materials.

Carola Thompson
Carola Thompson

December 30, 2021

I’m looking forward to the un-mentionables sew along

Carrie
Carrie

December 30, 2021

I’m looking forward to the upcycling class. I have so many old clothes I’d love to turn into doll clothes!

LizT
LizT

December 30, 2021

I am looking forward to the fairy tale wedding topic most. Thanks!

Teresa
Teresa

December 30, 2021

I am looking forward to Serger & Machine Embroidery classes. Got a new-to-me serger for my birthday today!

Toni Constable
Toni Constable

December 30, 2021

I’m looking forward to upcycling. Too much good material and notions in yard sale and thrift store finds. Lord willing there will be more time for sewing and crafting in 2022 and more health, healing and protection for our loved ones!

S
S

December 30, 2021

I am looking forward to learning to use the cutting machines because it is something new for me to learn.

aurora
aurora

December 30, 2021

I’m most excited for Fairytale Wedding, Winter Sports, Silly Hats and the pet outfits. :)

Kelly P
Kelly P

December 30, 2021

I looking firward to “Cutting Machines for Sewing Projects.”

Poppy
Poppy

December 30, 2021

I think that I am most excited for the Silly Hats For A Doll-Size St. Catherine’s Day Parade and the wedding.

Colleen
Colleen

December 30, 2021

I’m looking forward to the T&A underpinnings class the most. I’ve had that pattern (and kit?) for ages and need to do it justice.

Laura
Laura

December 30, 2021

I’m looking forward to the cutting machines topic. I’ve already started using my cricut for doll clothes and accessories and I’m interested in clever and inspiring ways to put it to use.

Pau!a
Pau!a

December 30, 2021

I’m looking forward to the Serger 2.0 topic most because I just inherited my grandmother’s serger. It is a wonderful machine and would love to learn how to make the most of it!

L H
L H

December 30, 2021

I’m looking forward most to the upcycling’s topic.

Rose
Rose

December 30, 2021

Actually there are two topics that interest me. First the May topic of learning what things my cricut can do toward creating doll clothers and the topic Serger 2.0. Looking forward to both.

Peggy
Peggy

December 30, 2021

I am looking forward to spending more time sewing doll clothes from everything I have learned from aleksandrajones!

Amy
Amy

December 30, 2021

I am looking forward to Mays topic so I can learn how to use my Cricut Maker to help me with my sewing, and hopefully make amazing packaging for when I sell my outfits!

Sandra Caulder
Sandra Caulder

December 30, 2021

I’m looking for ward to the cutting machine/Cricut topic most.

Frances
Frances

December 30, 2021

Looking forward to learning how to excel at machine embroidery

Rebecca
Rebecca

December 30, 2021

I am looking forward to everything, all the topics so excited

Carla Emberton
Carla Emberton

December 30, 2021

I’m looking for ward to the Serger 2.0 topic most. I have a serger but I feel I should be able to do more with it.

Karen L
Karen L

December 30, 2021

I am looking forward to February, sewing for winter sports.

lydia
lydia

December 30, 2021

Looking forward to some great sewing days making more children happy with new clothes for their dollies! Thanks for sharing all the fun patterns.

Laura
Laura

December 30, 2021

Most looking forward to organizing my time in order to spend more time creating

Amy W
Amy W

December 30, 2021

I’m looking forward to a winter fabrics topic to learn how to make snow suits and other winter gear for dolls to go along with the Girl of the Year, Corinne!

Sharon
Sharon

December 30, 2021

I am looking forward to cutting machines for sewing projects because I have one and would love to get more use from it.

Bobbie
Bobbie

December 30, 2021

Cold weather hats sounds interesting to me. Anxious to-see what different types of hats you come up with.

Suzy
Suzy

December 30, 2021

I’m looking forward to going to the beach!

Rebekah
Rebekah

December 30, 2021

Fairy Tale weddings sound like so much fun! I’ve always loved fairy tales since reading them in my elementary days.

Deborah
Deborah

December 30, 2021

I’m looking forward to learning about cutting machines most of all. I have a Brother one but need to see how to use it.

Joyce
Joyce

December 30, 2021

I’m looking forward to putting a little more professional polish on my doll clothes.

Roberta
Roberta

December 30, 2021

I ’m most looking forward to carving out more time to sew for Sew Powerful to make purses and note cards. I also am looking for new sewing ideas for the 18" and 14" dolls.

Kay
Kay

December 30, 2021

I am looking forward to having more time to make a sell my dolls/doll clothes!

lynn
lynn

December 30, 2021

I’m looking forward to the Machine Embroidery topic

Shelley
Shelley

December 30, 2021

I’m looking forward to Serger 2.0. I have a serger but don’t use it for a lot of things. I know it can do more and I’d love to learn other skills to do with it!

Peggy
Peggy

December 30, 2021

I;m looking forward to sewing just for fun!!

Joy
Joy

December 30, 2021

I am looking forward to sewing with making bags from shapes in 2022

Margaret
Margaret

December 30, 2021

I am looking forward to Winter Sports topic the most during February

Lois
Lois

December 30, 2021

I’m looking forward to the introduction to machine embroidery because I have an embroidery machine and have not used it.

Marge R (mer)
Marge R (mer)

December 30, 2021

I’m looking for ward to the Intro to Machine Embroidery topic most to hone my skills on my 2 embroidery machines.

Terry
Terry

December 30, 2021

I am looking forward to the Fairytale Wedding topic most. I have been anxiously awaiting it since it was first announced long ago.

Ernestine
Ernestine

December 30, 2021

I’m looking forward to new embroidery and serger techniques.

MARY
MARY

December 30, 2021

I’m looking forward to sewing more clothes for 18" dolls which I give away.

Jennifer L
Jennifer L

December 30, 2021

I’m looking forward to more sewing time in 2022.

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