Thursday, June 23, 2011

Mixed and Stitched ships from Amazon!

I'm so excited to announce that pre-sale orders of Mixed and Stitched have finally started shipping out from! To celebrate, I'm giving away the first copy next Wednesday, and gearing up for a month long blog hop with a free embroidery pattern today :) All you have to do to be entered to win a copy of Mixed and Stitched is leave a comment here before Wednesday 9am EST, and I'll use an online randomizer to pick the winner.

If you would like to earn extra entries here's how:

  1. follow this blog
  2. share this link on your facebook page
  3. tweet about the Give-Away     #themessynest
  4. join the Mixed and Stitched flickr group   
  5. blog about it on your blog
easy peasy right?!

Here's another little something special just for you - one of my embroidery patterns free:

boom boom pow - click here to download the printable PDF

I'll also be sending out a newsletter blast tomorrow to give away another copy just for those of you who subscribe to my monthly newsletter - inside the messy nest. You can sign-up right here using this form:

inside the messy nest - newsletter

A huge thank you to everyone who pre-ordered Mixed and Stitched ! Don't forget that you can email or mail me a copy of your pre-order receipt for a free personalized bookplate for the front of your copy.



  1. Jen,
    Congratulations on the publication of your book! I just ordered my copy on Amazon! Can't wait to see it!

  2. So happy for you girl!!! Shared your giveaway with all my fb pals...xxoo

  3. OOOH! OOOH! OOH! Share that book this way! My wonderful home situation doesn't afford me such LUXURIES at this beautiful treasure!!!
    Congratulations Jen! You sooooooooo deserve all the successes in the world!
    Love and miss you!

  4. I am so excited to see your book! I have different publications with your work and tutorials--love them. Congratulations!!!

  5. Congrats for finally seeing this come into our happy hands! You rock girl!!

  6. Super huge congratualtions-and I love that you are doing an auction to benefit a Place to Bark---One of our rescues came from Bernie---much love to you and family this summer and lots of sucess with your new book! I look forward to reading it! xo amanda

  7. thanks for the chance to win a copy of your book Jen. i will share on my facebook. Good luck everyone. pam barnes

  8. AWESOME! CONGRATS! I'm a new follower! I am so excited about the chance to win a copy of your new book!!! Thanks!

  9. I shared this link on my FB!

  10. Hi Jen! Kelly Biscopink was raving about this book at our quilt guild meeting. She says you're all kinds of talented! Congrats on getting published. I'm a follower now!

  11. And I joined your flickr page, too. Can't wait to add my pics!

  12. This is my first visit to your blog which i came across after purchasing your book today! Love it! Love it! Love it! I am very inspired!

  13. Just wanted to say i stumbled across your book on Amazon and brought it......WoW i have read it from cover to cover 'unlike me' and love every single bit of book ive brought for a long you i like all sorts of media.

    Following now