Wednesday, April 20, 2011

My First Giveaway: Help me choose three patterns

One of my favorite designers is Kirsten Kapur, who has a lovely blog called "Through The Loops" that I'm currently following. Now Kirsten is celebrating her Birthday/Blogiversary with a sale of her beautiful patterns: buy 2 patterns, get a 3rd free. She has SOOOOOO MANY beautiful patterns that I just can't decide which ones I want. I would love your input on which three patterns to get from Kirsten's shop. And to sweeten the deal, here's my giveaway details: if you comment on this post and pick which pattern you think I should purchase, you will be placed in a drawing to win your own custom handknit version of the design you picked!! Now ain't that sweet! Spread the word people. Three people will be winning some sweet handmade items from my store.

And here are the contestants:

1. Andrea's Shawl and Mitts






2. High Line Shawl


3. Moody Kerchief


4. Snow Drops and Snap Peas Shawl



5. Ulmus Rectangle





6. Roma Shawl




The pictures are used with the permission of Kirsten Kapur. So pick, 1, 2, 3, heck, rank all 6 patterns in order of preference, and help make my decision easier! The deadline for commenting is Tuesday April 26th at 11:59pm PST. I'll put up the results of the winning patterns in next week's blog entry.

43 comments:

  1. Definitely number 4. But number 1 came super close!!!

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  2. here are the ones you should buy in order of my, I mean you should purchase :)

    1. Snow Drop and Snap Peas Shawl (my favorite!)
    2. Moody Kerchief
    3. High Line Shawl
    4. Roma Shawl
    5. Andrea's shawl and Mitts
    6. Ulmus Rectangle

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  3. Ha! I like them all, but my vote goes to number 4. I like the modeling, very emo.

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  4. in order of preference:
    1
    4
    3

    But they are all unusual and really creative.

    Good luck - and happy knitting!

    Sue (via Anjali)

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  5. In order of preference
    4
    2
    3
    5
    6
    1

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  6. I like 2, 5 and 6 in that order.

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  7. Highline shawl, definitely!!! followed by moody kerchief!

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  8. I say anything you make is always beautiful! But this is the order I would choose...

    1. Snow Drops and Snap Peas Shawl
    2. High Line Shawl
    3. Roma Shawl
    4. Moody Kerchief
    5. Andrea's Shawl and Mitts
    6. Ulmus Rectangle

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  9. they are all really beautiful but this is my order; 2, 4, 3, 5, 1, 6

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  10. Definitely #1 for me - I love the detail on the hem of the shawl and the wrist-end of the mittens.

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  11. My choices are, apparently, different from everyone else's (but is ok). My top three are:

    5. Ulmus rectangle
    1. Andrea's snazzy Shawl and mitts
    6. Roma shawl

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  12. I like the very last photo -- were there two photos for 6? Then 5, but they are all beautiful.

    Theresa (via Anjali)

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  13. For variety of use, style, and color:

    1. Andrea's Shawl and Mitts
    2. Ulmus Rectangle
    3. Moody Kerchief

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  14. 4, 3 & 5 (in that order)

    Hope this helps, darling <3

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  15. I like them in this order (and would LOVE to receive a Denise original!)

    2
    4
    6
    5
    3
    1

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  16. They are lovely but I would choose

    No 4
    No 1
    No 6
    No 3
    No 2
    No 5

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  17. They are all so beautiful. My favorite is 'Snow drops and Snap Peas Shaw.' Love the color and pattern. Others would be:
    Moody Kerchief
    Ulmus Rectangle
    Andrea's Shawl and Mitts

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  18. They are all beautiful but I like #3 the best! I think I'd wear something like that. :)

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  19. I love pattern 2. It's a great pattern for a shawlshawl to wear in the spring and summer months. My sceond favorite pattern is number 5.

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  20. The colors of all of these designs are brilliant. My order: 5,1,4,2,3,6

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  21. Love, love, looooove number 4(Snow Drops and Snap Peas Shawl) :-D

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  22. I like no. 4, 3, 6. pictures look great!

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  23. Hmmmm, this is quite a tough decision, but here is my order of preference, starting with my most favorite
    4
    1
    2
    6
    3
    5

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  24. Hi Denise, I love 1, 2 and 3. Most especially though, 3.

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  25. Here's another vote for 2 and 4!

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  26. Totally love 2,4, and 5!

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  27. Okay order of preference:
    4
    5
    3
    2
    1
    6
    But they are all wonderful :)

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  28. I love 2, 4, and 5!!!

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  29. My favorites are 4, 2, 1 respectively. I love the pattern on #4, but 2 and 1 are also beautiful :).

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  30. I really like 4!!! Really! 4, 3, 5 and no matter what you decide they are all beautiful.

    Edera

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  31. My fave is 4 followed by 2 and I. Hope this helps.

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  32. 5, 4 and 3 in order of fabulousness, Denise.

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  33. 4, 3, then 1 is my recommendation! They're all very nice, though.

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  34. Good choices! First three in order of pref would be 4, 2, 3.

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  35. I love 'em all!!! BUT, Here are my preferences in order:
    4, 6, 2, 3, 1, 5

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  36. Number 4. That was based in part on my very strong affection for the color green. The others are gorgeous too, but 4 is certainly more unique!

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  37. 1. Ulmus Rectangle (instant choice!)
    2. Moody Kerchief
    3. Roma Shawl

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  38. 1. Andrea's Shawl and Mitts
    2. Roma Shawl
    3. Snow Drops and Snap Peas

    Tough decision!

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  39. 1. Snow Drops and Snap Peas Shawl

    2. High Line Shawl

    3. Andrea's Shawl and Mitts

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  40. I likey:
    4. Snow Drops and Snap Peas Shawl
    6. Roma Shawl
    1. Andrea's Shawl and Mitts

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  41. My top best three will be as follows:

    1. High Line Shawl

    2.Snow drop and Snap peas Shawl

    3.Moody Kerchief

    But I'm sure whatever you end up choosing Denise would be lovely.
    They all beautiful pieces!!!!

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