Tuesday, May 15, 2012

Announcing the Hand dyed floss winners for today

Another fun day of drawing names...I truly wish I could send some to each and every one of you. What a postage bill that would be!
So it's time to announce todays winners:
Valerie Kalyani
Connieks
Ewa
Miss LindaLee
Vera

You each will receive 5 skeins (20 yards ea) of my hand dyed floss.
You need to email me....I truly don't have time to track you down, so please help me out.
Nbelgian@aol.com
I will need your address.
I am dyeing more floss this week...sounds like another give-away  real soon.
I must admit...my floss is just a side line for me. So many stitchers who bought my perforated paper motto kits liked the floss they asked to buy some separate. I started listing some and the rest is history.
Let me back up a bit...when I first started doing the kits I bought hand dyed floss wholesale from other companies. I paid $1.45 for 10 yards. I thought that was an outrageous price since I need to put $6-$8 in floss in each kit. So I bought cones from DMC and started dyeing my own. Piece of cake! Then I started selling it because customers requested it....and I was so mad that the other companies charged so much...that is why I sell it so cheap... so a lot of stitchers can have a nice floss selection at an affordable price. At $2 for 20 yards...I have stitchers ask me if I am crazy?! I guess if I was a large company I would need to charge more...but I can afford to be generous with my stitching friends and as you all know...I love to share!
Have a great day. Congratulations to each of you.

Nancy

P.S. I truly need to add another comment...I hope you don't mind me speaking so boldly about my floss price compared to other companies. I truly do not mean to offend. I am only stating facts the way I see them. I guess the older I get...the bolder I get!

20 comments:

  1. I bet it's fun to do too, seeing all the gorgeous colors coming out. Grats to all the winners.

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  2. God bless you Nancy. You are a truly GOOD person. :)

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  3. Congratulations to the winners!!!

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  4. Congratulations to the lucky winners! That is interesting to read about how you ended up in the floss-dyeing business, Nancy...

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  5. Congratulations to all the winners I have been lucky to have won one of Nancy's givaways, I now perchase from her on her Ebay site I love this ladies generouosity.
    Catherine

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  6. Congrats to the winners!!
    What a generous lady you are, Nancy!!

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  7. I don't see any problem with your prices or saying it as it is. Congratulations ladies xxxx

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  8. Nancy, you made me giggle! It is one of the perks of getting older, isn't it!!I love your floss, even though I haven't got tons of it. But it is so much nicer than the WDW that cost an arm and a leg and seems so much thinner to work with than yours. I now have a metal peg board with all my hand dyed flosses hanging on it like a store does and when I need to sub colors out, its so much easier to do. Your floss hangs right there for me to use. I think I have your purples and burgundy's mostly because I used up all your great greens I had!

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  9. Congratulations Ladies. Isn't it great how your business can be flexible enough to change direction so we all benefit!

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  10. Congratulations ladies on winning some wonderful thread. It is beautiful and thank you Nancy for dying and supplying it.

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  11. Nancy, you are awesome!! Thanks so much for sharing the love.

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  12. Congrats to the winners, you'll love this floss!
    You have a right to speak up! You are so generous with sharing and with making it available at a cost we can afford.
    Thank you for all you do.

    Hugs...Judy in Kansas

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  13. Congratulations to another round of lucky duckies!! You rock Miss Nancy!! ;o) Smiles & Hugs ~ Robin

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  14. congratulations to all these new winners =D
    Happy stitching

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  15. Congrats to the winners! I love your threads & they are definitely worth bragging about!

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  16. The Bold (and) are the Beautiful, my dear!Good that you are so honest!AriadnefromGreece!

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  17. Congratulations to the lucky winners. Bless you for being such a lovely person to your stitching friends.

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  18. Congrats to the winners - you'll be very happy! Nancy, I say go bold or go home! You're very generous, and we appreciate it.

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  19. Lucky, lucky winners! Wonderful, wonderful stitcher to have such generous give-aways!

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