Christa’s Giveaway – Aurifil Thread Bundle

It’s time for another giveaway! As with all of the giveaways I’m hosting during my Abacus Quilt Along, you do not have to follow along to participate in the giveaway. Everyone is welcome to comment and enter for a chance to win.

abacus_aurifil_threadBeautiful Aurifil threads I used in my version of Abacus.

Up for grabs this week: A bundle of beautiful 50 weight Aurifil cotton threads! One lucky winner will receive 8 small spools of the same exact colors I used for the machine applique on Abacus; plus a large spool of the same grey I used for the machine quilting.

Click here for a listing of the exact colors of threads and fabrics I chose.


Machine quilting is my favorite part of making any quilt – it’s quick, easy, and fun!

To enter, simply leave a comment letting me know what you think about machine applique! Do you love it or hate it? Or are you somewhere in between? You can also mention your favorite method of applique if you like. 🙂

Good luck!

674 thoughts on “Christa’s Giveaway – Aurifil Thread Bundle

  1. Lindsay says:

    Beautiful work! I am not a huge fan of applique because I find it tedious but I do like the shabby chic look of raw edge applique and the ease of doing it vs traditional methods.

  2. Sarah says:

    I like machine applique for things I’m giving away, but really I love the look of needle turn applique, and that is what I do my own things in.

  3. Jen Izu says:

    It scares me! But I love the finished product, baby! Sometimes you’ve gotta get out of your comfort zone and realize that your prized quilt WILL be just beautiful.

  4. sugarlips6965 says:

    love it ..but right now till i learn it better love somebody else doing it. but will get better at it 1 day and really love it

  5. QuiltinGram says:

    I have done some machine appliqué but still need to perfect! Use it when I want to finish fast, otherwise I love handwork overall!

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