100 Sales Giveaway!

Today I am celebrating 100 sales in my etsy shop with a Giveaway. Woo Hoo!

 Little did I imagine when I opened the shop last year, that it would be so successful for me.  I reached the 100 sales target last week, and so, to celebrate, I’m giving away one of my Knit Your Own Sheep kits.

The kits support British farmers as they use 100%  gorgeous British wool to knit with and to stuff the sheep with too!  There are 7 different sheep at the moment.

To be in with a chance of winning, there are 2 things you have to do.

First of all press my button – hopefully the Facebook like button is working on this page, so, if you haven’t done so already, it would be lovely if you ‘like’ me!

Secondly, leave a comment on this post to say which Sheep kit you would like to win.  The giveaway is open until the end of April, and I’ll pick the winner via a random number generator then.  Good Luck!

Now that you’ve done that,  pop over to Handmade Monday to see how Wendy got on meeting Theo Paphitis!

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About madebyewe

Hello, and welcome to my blog, where I talk about the ups and downs of running a crafty business, knitting and life. I learnt to knit when I was a child in the 1970s. I think my Mum taught me, though it may have been one of my Nans. Both Nans were great crafters and my Mum knitted, when she had time. My childhood was full of wearing Mum's warm and cosy handknit jumpers to school and playing with yarn by the fire, making presents for my family and clothes for my toys. When I grew up, I started a business designing children's handknitted jumpers. Now I spend some of my time desgining gardens, as well as designing knitting. The garden design business is well established; the knitting design business is just starting out. I love the rhythmic quality of knitting, the feel of woolly yarn in my hands and the way a project grows beneath my fingers. It is relaxing and productive at the same time. I especially love vintage knitted toys and the quirky simplicity of the patterns. They were often made in times of austerity, when money and supplies were short, but the desire to create something fun inspite of this, shines through. I am a supporter of the Campaign for Wool, supporting the British wool industry, and using British yarn for my kits. Where would we be without fields of fluffy sheep to admire? Baa Humbug to acrylic!
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38 Responses to 100 Sales Giveaway!

  1. Your sheep kits are soooo lovely and make me wish I could knit! Theo was lovely!

  2. Always great to see sheep on the Internet. Not sure British farmers need the charity? but wool is a wonderful fibre that everyone should be using for its sustainable benefits.

  3. t1ckledp1nk says:

    Oh I am so in love with your sheep! I love the green one (and well done on the #sbs/Theo meet). xxx

  4. Congratulations on 100 sales – that is awesome!

    Love that sheep with the green woolly 🙂

    Alison x

  5. Caroline says:

    Your little sheep make me smile each week, love the one upside down with the leaf, so sweet and congratulations on your success with Etsy

  6. anastasiawraight says:

    Yay for 100 Sales! Those sheep are just too darling. If I had to pick, I think I love Pearl the most.

  7. tizzycrafts says:

    Gorgeous sheep – love the one with the green jacket

  8. Claire Hoey says:

    100 sales – well done! That is fabulous and also not surprising as your kits and patterns are just my favourite!

  9. Martha says:

    Hi Sue
    thank you for giving us the opportunity to win one of your sheep kits 🙂
    I’d love to join the give away too so I’ve already liked your fb website as Martha After Hours and here is my comment 🙂
    all your sheep are gorgeous and I know that very well coz Ive already bought one of yours 🙂 the one in the yellow feece is mine already 😀 love the feel of the wool you sent in the kit. im gonna give it a go and try my hand at knitting them very soon!
    i love the sheep is the copper feece, such a beautiful colour! wish i could win one to make and give a present to someone who is a real sheep-lover 🙂

  10. sprinklescrafting says:

    well done on reaching 100 sales what an achievement. I love your sheep, and so excited that I could win one of the kits, Aprils my favourite!!!

  11. mcrafts says:

    Well done on the 100 sales! I love your sheep – they are so cute. Off to press the facebook button! Mich x

  12. 100 sales thats great. Its good to see people selling well in these times and shows that people appreciate what you do. I’m going self employed knitting baby sets, homewares etc this Friday fingers crossed I do as well in a year! Thanks for the giveaway too I would like maeve if I was lucky enough to win such a lovely colour green and textured coat. Heres to many more sales for you too.

  13. Congratulations on your sales, a wonderful achievement, I love all your sheep and would be hard pressed to pick a favourite.
    I love the photo of Mr Upside Down Sheep :o)

    Jan x

  14. All the sheep look do cute ….l like April the most…..

  15. Jill Rothwell says:

    Your sheep are wonderful, if I won I would like the grey Herdwick one please…I love him

  16. Shirley says:

    Congratulations on reaching 100 sales that’s fantastic. I think I may have received one of your little sheep knitted up in a swap, I love him to bits (not sure why he’s male, he just looks like a boy lol). Had a look on your Etsy store and I love Daisy the best. Shirley x

  17. Congratulations on 100 sales. Can’t like you on Facebook unfortunately because I don’t have a personal profile there.

  18. Pickle-Lily says:

    Ohh – lovely giveaway! I would say surprise me (but I do like Fraser), now off to FB.
    Jo x

  19. rose says:

    These are adorable! Off to like you FB straightaway!

  20. one4ewe says:

    I really like the sheep kit-Pearl in your Etsy shop.. As a owner of sheep, and a knitter, it would be fun to create my own little sheep. Congrats on your 100 Etsy sale, how exciting!

  21. Angel says:

    Congrats on the 100 sales! I love the sheep.. my fav is the green sweater one.
    thanks,
    kittycatheart on Rav.

  22. Knittinggirl13 (rav) says:

    Congrats on the 100 sales! My favourite sheep would probably be Daisy. Unfortunately I don’t have a FB, but I favourited your Etsy store (as gakhm13). Thanks for a great giveaway 🙂

  23. catsmum says:

    liked you on FB and I love any of the sheepy kits, If pressed for a fave probably Herdwick. [ love the bitsy bunnies too ]

  24. Lotsofhermies on Rav says:

    Love Heather and congratulations on your 100th sales.

  25. Sara says:

    I really love the coat on Frasier. The brown one. Very cute product!

  26. jarmanka says:

    Maybe William. Really hard to choose:-)They´re soooo adorable:-)I love sheep.

  27. Patti says:

    congratulations I love sheep

  28. Rebecca says:

    omg they are all adorable!!! i think right now im liking Maeve sooo i will pick that one for my kit:D

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