My First Ever Giveaway: Circle Scarf!!

by ilene on October 18, 2011 · 167 comments

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Hey readers!  Today is a blog first for me, I’m hosting a GIVEAWAY!!!! I’ve been hesitant to do a giveaway before because I’m scared that I will post something I made and NO ONE wants it!!!  How sad would it be if no one enters for my free stuff? That  would be so embarrassing!  So please ease my fears and enter below!! I decided to do the giveaway as a small thank you for reading my blog.  I am truly so grateful and humbled by everyone who reads and comments on this site.  I have the best group of readers!  You are all so kind and encouraging!  You motivate me to keep on going!

Yesterday, I posted a tutorial on how to make an American Apparel circle scarf (click on photo to see full tutorial):

Today, I’m giving away the pink scarf to one of my blog readers! This scarf could be yours!

To enter the giveaway, just comment below with your name, email address and one thing that you are grateful for today. The giveaway is open until Friday, October 21st midnight PST.  I’ll randomly choose a winner and announce it on Monday and mail the scarf to the winner. Good luck, everyone!

Today, I am grateful for everyone who reads my blog!! Thanks for reading!

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1 Claudia October 18, 2011 at 9:03 am

I am grateful for my health! So exciting to have a chance to win the beautiful scarf!! Thank you for the opportunity.

2 Ally(son) October 18, 2011 at 9:07 am

I’m thankful to be getting married next year. It’s good to finally be loved!

I hope a lot of people enter!! 🙂

Allyson Hemma

3 Sarah October 18, 2011 at 9:12 am

I am grateful for my family 🙂 and the chance to win a scarf. I love scarves!

4 Sally October 18, 2011 at 9:12 am

I’m grateful for my husband & daughter who are amazing at do-overs & so gracious & funny. My daughter & I love your blog – she can’t get enough of it! Thank you!

5 Elisa Park October 18, 2011 at 9:15 am

I am grateful for my community! amazed by the different gifts and talents that God has given to those in it!

6 barbara n October 18, 2011 at 9:16 am

I am grateful for my husband and my family! They make me smile every day!

7 Sini October 18, 2011 at 9:21 am

I am grateful that I have amazing family and friends around. I am sure that everyone would LOVE to win something you have made, these are amazing!

8 kaycid October 18, 2011 at 9:22 am

I am grateful for my wonderful friends, beautiful fall weather, and the great academic community I’m in. I’m so blessed!

9 littlelexi October 18, 2011 at 9:23 am

I am grateful for my daughter who is healthy

10 Nancy October 18, 2011 at 9:34 am

I am grateful for my health and family!

11 Alex M October 18, 2011 at 9:37 am

I’m thankful that the job situation isn’t as iffy as it was last year at this time

12 Tamara October 18, 2011 at 9:46 am

Today I am grateful for my husband and kids, even though they drive me nuts sometimes! 🙂 Your scarves are gorgeous, by the way!

13 jakennicksmomma October 18, 2011 at 10:03 am

I am grateful for my children. I love my boys!

kathleen_e_gonzalez@yahoo (dot) com

14 fromsusanwithlove October 18, 2011 at 10:04 am

Today I’m grateful that I have a job to keep bills paid and support my way thru Grad School (even though I’ve been working 10 straight days) and that I get to see my parents this weekend.

15 Tamara Riddle October 18, 2011 at 10:16 am

Today, I am grateful to be blessed with another year of life. I’ve never been happier. I finally have a great job, a wonderful man I truly love, good health and two children who amaze me everyday. Today, I’m 35. Happy Birthday to me and all the others I share this day with!

16 ilene October 18, 2011 at 12:04 pm

Happy Birthday, Tamara!!

17 Tamara Riddle October 18, 2011 at 4:53 pm

thank you!!

18 Renee October 18, 2011 at 10:17 am

I am grateful for my very supportive family and husband.

19 Ashley C October 18, 2011 at 10:30 am

Hey! I’m Ashley- Today (and everyday) I am so thankful for my family. I have the best husband I could have ever asked/prayed for, a wonderful/beautiful daughter, and a bouncing baby boy on the way! Thanks to you for inspiring me to do creative things!

20 geekstitching October 18, 2011 at 10:30 am

I am grateful for the support of my family and fellow nursing students during this semester!

xoxo kim

21 Stacy October 18, 2011 at 10:36 am

I am grateful for my loving husband – whose home today taking care of our little one while I am at work! Such a good man!

22 Melissa Rich Moore October 18, 2011 at 10:45 am

I LOVE the stuff you make – you inspire me! If I didn’t have 3 kids and busy life, I’d be sewing and crafting WAY more!!

Melissa Moore
I’m so grateful for my 3 beautiful girls! They make life so much more interesting!

23 Lisa October 18, 2011 at 10:49 am

Today, I am grateful for the little things – the smell of my baby after a bath, pumpkin spice lattes, and sweater weather.
PS How could anyone ‘not want’ one for your fabulous scarves?! They are so cute!

24 Jenni October 18, 2011 at 11:19 am

LIFE…..i am so grateful for life. Thank you for the chance to win one of these fabulous scarves.

25 October 18, 2011 at 11:25 am

I’m grateful for family, friends, and good health.

The scarves are super cute!

26 smwhitney October 18, 2011 at 11:51 am

I’m grateful for finding such a talented crafting community online and my new baby cousin:)

27 Erin October 18, 2011 at 11:52 am

I would love this! And I totally understand about the giveaway fear… I’m doing one right now (for a book) and am really nervous about it! Today I am so grateful that I was able to sleep in and that I have a great group of girls coming over tonight for Bible study 🙂

28 marykateleahy October 18, 2011 at 11:53 am

I’m grateful for my friends 🙂 and for the beautiful weather here in Virginia.


29 Anonymous October 18, 2011 at 12:01 pm

I’m grateful for my life and art!


30 exercisefaithart October 18, 2011 at 12:05 pm

I am grateful for God. Without this, all other things would be meaningless.

31 charis October 18, 2011 at 12:06 pm

I’m grateful for the sunshine! 🙂

32 Kirsten October 18, 2011 at 12:09 pm

I am grateful for my great friends who have been amazing at helping me out these past few days while I have been at home fighting a cold/flu.

33 megan, October 18, 2011 at 12:12 pm

Yay my favorite type of scarf!! Today, I’m grateful for the glorious Oregon sunshine- don’t get much of it this time of year!


34 Anonymous October 18, 2011 at 12:26 pm

I am grateful for my 3 lovely ladies that keep me going through the rough parts!! Peggy

35 Panou October 18, 2011 at 12:27 pm

How cute! It’s getting much chillier where I live, so making scarves like this will definitely keep my warmth in~~ :DDD Don’t get discouraged, dear! ^^
I’m grateful today for my wakefulness this morning, which is surprising because I’m not a morning person haha~

36 Panou October 18, 2011 at 12:29 pm
37 Peggy Ballard Beard October 18, 2011 at 12:31 pm

I am grateful for Caramel Apple Cider!


38 jeannie October 18, 2011 at 12:32 pm

I’m grateful for awesome blogs like yours – I always go back to it for reference! 🙂 still want to make those chocolate chip cookies!

39 jihea October 18, 2011 at 12:57 pm

Today I’m grateful for the fact that I’m going out to a delicious dinner with my husband tonight (schedules often don’t coincide on weeknights). AT gmail DOT com

40 Andrea C L October 18, 2011 at 12:58 pm

yay ilene! of course people would want your stuff – i certainly do! 😉

i am grateful for the blessing to be in grad school and learning the stuff i love, even tho w exams, it doesn’t always feel that way!

41 kaceytorres October 18, 2011 at 1:18 pm

i read your tutorial yesterday and thought it looked so easy to make one of these scarves…but it would be even easier just to win one!
i am so so thankful for all the wonderful people in my life and the love and support that they give every single day!

42 Emily October 18, 2011 at 1:18 pm

Emily Kate

I’m thankful for my mom and dad. The older I get the more I realize just how much they love me and how they have selflessly provided for me all these years.

43 Allison October 18, 2011 at 1:22 pm

I’m grateful for the cooler weather…

44 spoonfulofjemily October 18, 2011 at 1:31 pm

I’m grateful for my fiancé who prepared a special meal and a bottle of wine for us to share together on a random Monday night. Having leftovers for lunch today made me smile again. He is so lovely and thoughtful.


45 Diana Lee October 18, 2011 at 2:08 pm

Love the scarf Ilene…the next time I’m in LA I’ll have to visit the garment district and find some good fabric. Meanwhile I need to learn how to sew.

46 dannyscotland October 18, 2011 at 2:11 pm

I am grateful for my beautiful daughter and my new one due in January. My 3 year old makes me smile every single day and has a beautiful, happy disposition. I couldn’t love her more if I tried. And thank you for a very inspiring blog, too! I enjoyed all your wedding crafts and posts.

dannyscotland at peace mail dot com (or you can use the email included in the comments field that we fill out)

47 hans October 18, 2011 at 2:27 pm


grateful for my healthy daughter who’s coming to cali today! only southern though… anyways, doubt i’ll win, but it would be nice!

48 Sara October 18, 2011 at 2:28 pm

today I’m thankful for the beautiful Fall trees… but I have so many other things to be thankful for too– that’s just the first one that popped into my mind.

49 Kelli October 18, 2011 at 2:30 pm

Today I am thankful for LMN keeping me entertained on this rainy day!

50 Catherine October 18, 2011 at 2:50 pm

i’m thankful for google reader! 😛 before i was reading every single blog in a separate tab! haha

51 michelle October 18, 2011 at 3:08 pm

i am eternally grateful for my parents, who are completely selfless when it comes to their children. the things you don’t realize until you’re an adult!

and i agree with everyone else, your scarves are super duper cute!

52 Cindy A. October 18, 2011 at 3:10 pm

I am grateful for my new job!

Your knockoff scarves are wonderful! Thank you so much for giving us the chance to win such a lovely and generous giveaway. 🙂

53 Em October 18, 2011 at 3:43 pm

Whaaa? How could we not want any of the awesome things you make? Count me in!

54 Serena October 18, 2011 at 3:55 pm

serenatnchang at gmail dot com. i’m thankful that we have hope, despite ourselves!

55 Sarah October 18, 2011 at 4:08 pm

I am thankful for supportive and loving family and friends.

56 jill October 18, 2011 at 4:27 pm

you are so creative ilene! i am constantly amazed. thankful for my hubby and 3 rambunctious boys. 🙂

57 Alison October 18, 2011 at 4:30 pm

I’m grateful for crafty bloggers that share tutorials with us less crafty people!

58 Anna Yoon October 18, 2011 at 4:41 pm

Hey Ilene 😀 I saw the scarf giveaway on your gchat and got so excited! I’m super thankful today for all the opportunities that are available to me here in school. Also thankful that I’m in Boston!

Miss you!

59 Kristy October 18, 2011 at 4:59 pm

Love it! You rock! 🙂

I am grateful for my family (husband-Chris, daughter-Ellie, and baby-boy-to-be born in February)! I thank God everyday for them!

60 Nicole C. Wong October 18, 2011 at 5:01 pm

i am grateful that my Boston roommate moved to SF! Woot!

61 Solomon October 18, 2011 at 5:10 pm

I am thankful for my wife!

62 Ana Belén October 18, 2011 at 5:27 pm

Today, I’m grateful for my new baby uncle!!!

63 Jeff (the hubby!) October 18, 2011 at 5:42 pm

I am thankful for my loving, creative and talented wife, for hugs and tugs who bring us joy everyday, and for God who has given us immeasurably more than we ask for 🙂

64 jenn October 18, 2011 at 5:47 pm

So yummy! It’s getting cold here, so I’m thankful for my beautiful little family who loves to cuddle.

65 Terra Lynn October 18, 2011 at 5:49 pm

I’m grateful for freedom, to express personal creativity and to feel awesome about it.!!

66 erinkathleen October 18, 2011 at 6:20 pm

I just found your blog, and am so excited to try this tutorial out! I am grateful for the kindness of strangers; I just received an incredibly sweet note that brightened my entire day, from a woman that I’ve never met. I’m grateful that people still have the desire to connect and share and inspire….it warms my heart!

67 Christina M. Cowell October 18, 2011 at 6:26 pm

I am grateful for life taking me where it has:)

68 anna October 18, 2011 at 6:29 pm

grateful for scarf giveaways, grateful for communal love, even of the digital persuasion 🙂

69 Sara hedgecoth October 18, 2011 at 7:03 pm

Today I am thankful for my loving boyfriend who is at home making dinner for me since I’m still at work at STARVING!

70 Anonymous October 18, 2011 at 7:09 pm

I am grateful for autumn — the leaves, the crisp air, the bluer-than-normal sky, the brilliantly colored mountains, the sweaters and (of course) the scarves! I came across your blog through a Pinterest link — thank you so much for the awesome tutorial! Hope I win. ;D

71 Sarah October 18, 2011 at 7:17 pm

Oops! Please delete this one — I hit the wrong button and double-posted. 😛

72 Sarah October 18, 2011 at 7:10 pm

I am grateful for autumn — the leaves, the crisp air, the bluer-than-normal sky, the brilliantly colored mountains, the sweaters and (of course) the scarves! I came across your blog through a Pinterest link — thank you so much for the awesome tutorial! Hope I win. ;D

73 KK! October 18, 2011 at 7:26 pm

I’m thankful for leftovers so I don’t have to cook dinner tonight! (why is Jeff entered in the giveaway…aargh!)

74 Bhav October 18, 2011 at 7:45 pm

I am grateful for my wonderful family; my husband, daughter, son, my parents and my darling brother! I am super blessed to have them in my life and wish them happiness always.

75 Sara October 18, 2011 at 8:06 pm

I am grateful for my wonderful husband. And for scarves 🙂


76 Lyndee October 18, 2011 at 8:39 pm

I am so grateful that I had the day off of school today.

77 Cherie October 18, 2011 at 8:46 pm

I am thankful for my amazing husband and for Fall!

Love the scarves!

78 Megan October 18, 2011 at 8:57 pm

I’m grateful for fuzzy blankets – It’s getting cold in Boston! If only I had a cute scarf to wear when I’m outside… 😛

79 Ashley October 18, 2011 at 9:42 pm

I am grateful for my a warm cup of coffee with pumpkin spice creamer 🙂


80 April October 18, 2011 at 9:43 pm

I’m grateful for FALL!

81 robbie October 18, 2011 at 9:56 pm

oooooh! I love that color of pink, it is sooooo lovely! And I LOVE scarves, I have quite the collection, but there is always room for more!

82 robbie October 18, 2011 at 9:57 pm

oh man… I got so excited I forgot to post my grateful for. I am grateful for a wonderful job, and a very supportive fiance!

83 Hannah Stone October 18, 2011 at 10:36 pm

I am grateful for pleasant surprises (like this giveaway)!

84 brie doo October 18, 2011 at 11:11 pm

so grateful for friendships that can go months of no chatting and pickup where we left off. no grudges held. those are the best of friends.

85 Janice October 18, 2011 at 11:31 pm

I’m grateful for my health and that I haven’t gotten sick from all this fluctuating extreme weather!

86 Cynthia October 18, 2011 at 11:53 pm

Today I am grateful for people to love & for being loved!

87 Donna October 18, 2011 at 11:55 pm

I’m grateful for my wonderful fiance.. and your awesome blog! 🙂 Thanks for the giveaway!

88 EJ October 19, 2011 at 12:20 am

Today I am grateful for all that I have: a roof over my head, food on the table, warm cloths to wear. Because right now, I know that there are many people in the world who don’t have those things.

89 Mel October 19, 2011 at 12:30 am

Today I am grateful for good friends, near and far! I am also grateful for my 2 amazing boys.

90 Mel October 19, 2011 at 12:31 am

p.s. Is that you modeling all of the scarves?! 🙂

91 ilene October 19, 2011 at 12:48 am

hahaha yes it is!!!

92 Jackie L. October 19, 2011 at 2:59 am

hi Ilene, cute scarves!

Today I’m grateful for funny coworkers, who got me through a stressful day. 😉

93 Gigi Lin October 19, 2011 at 3:11 am

Hi Ilene!

Gigi Lin, . I’m grateful for my optimism in tomorrow! Things may be tough, but as Annie says in her musical, “Tomorrow is a brand new day!”

94 Marissa Christensen Palmer October 19, 2011 at 8:45 am

I’m grateful that we finally have some cool weather here in Houston. My neighbor laughed at me for wearing a scarf on the first cool day this week. I countered that the scarf wasn’t really to keep me warm but that it’s finally cool enough that I can wear it and not break out in a sweat! Thank goodness for scarf-wearing weather!

95 Pam October 19, 2011 at 8:58 am

I am thankful for the internet that allows me to keep up with friends like you :). I need serious scarf tutorials and this one I don’t have to mess with 😉

96 Heather October 19, 2011 at 9:22 am

I am grateful for so many people willing to share their ideas and talents! I’ve lately come across SO many fabulous ideas for DIY projects. Love it!
So thanks so much for sharing! And for the giveaway. 🙂

97 Becca October 19, 2011 at 10:02 am

I’m grateful for my health- and adorable scarves!

98 D. October 19, 2011 at 11:12 am

I’m so grateful to be alive another day! I can’t wait to get started on these scarves …they’ll make great Christmas presents!

99 Denise October 19, 2011 at 11:12 am

I’m so grateful to be alive another day! I can’t wait to get started on these scarves …they’ll make great Christmas presents!

100 Alicia B October 19, 2011 at 11:13 am

Today I’m grateful for my lovely husband and for my freedom! Thanks for the tutuorial!

101 Christy H October 19, 2011 at 11:17 am

I am grateful I found the tutorial for this scarf-love it!!

102 politeandparanoid October 19, 2011 at 11:27 am

I am grateful for a chance to win a scarf in my FAVORITE color 🙂 politeandparanoid (at) gmail (dot) com

103 Anonymous October 19, 2011 at 11:33 am

Today I am grateful that I love my job 🙂

Go Ilene 🙂

104 Sammi M (@HotMessHousWife) October 19, 2011 at 1:36 pm

I’m grateful for my husband; I turned 30 last Friday and was feeling fairly down about it, and he worked so hard the whole weekend to make me feel special and spoiled. It ended up being a GREAT birthday!

I found your blog through Pinterest and can’t wait to try your Circle Scarf tutorial myself, but pink is my FAVORITE color so I wouldn’t mind winning this one, too! hahaha. Great blog!

105 Rocio Estrada October 19, 2011 at 1:58 pm

In this day and age I’m grateful for having a job!

106 Rachel B. October 19, 2011 at 2:03 pm

Hi! I am grateful for the new school that my son is going to. He has autism and this school specializes in children with autism and aspergers. It is such a blessing! Thank you so much for the giveaway- love these scarves and your blog! 🙂

107 Faith October 19, 2011 at 3:10 pm

I am grateful for the chance to be grateful. One of my friends challenged me to post something I was thankful for each day this month. I find it makes me happier during the day counting all the things I am grateful for. I am thankful today for having an awesome job and for having this tutorial to go make Christmas present from. My sisters are going to love them.

108 elizabeth October 19, 2011 at 3:39 pm

I am grateful for my husband!!

Thanks so much for the giveaway — love the scarves and the blog! 🙂

109 Jane Song October 19, 2011 at 6:40 pm

I’m grateful for all the wonderful people God put in my life! Family, friends, and a loving husband who inspire me to be better everyday!

110 Erick October 19, 2011 at 7:20 pm

I’m grateful to be friends with you and your awesome hubby! We miss you!

111 Tony October 19, 2011 at 8:57 pm

I am grateful for my wife who puts up with my cold side. I plan on protecting her more with a beautiful scarf.

112 Karma Per Diem October 19, 2011 at 9:44 pm

I’m grateful that I have survived breast cancer for five years! Thanks!

113 amanda October 19, 2011 at 10:07 pm

I’m thankful for chapstick in windy, fall weather!

114 maqui October 19, 2011 at 10:11 pm

I am thankful for the inspiring blogs that I recently discovered!

115 Janna October 19, 2011 at 10:36 pm

I’m thankful for my health.

116 Anastasia October 19, 2011 at 10:43 pm

I’m grateful for free time to spend on craft and home projects! Love your scarves – they’re beautiful!

117 Sally October 19, 2011 at 10:55 pm

I am grateful for crisp fall air…even in Shanghai!!

118 ashley October 19, 2011 at 11:36 pm

So excited for a chance to win! I am more than grateful for all the students i get to teach on a daily basis (working towards my bachelors in elem. ed!). They mean the world to me, and there is no better thing then to see the sparkle in their eyes!

119 ashley October 19, 2011 at 11:37 pm

oops and my email is

120 October 19, 2011 at 11:59 pm

First, you have the cutest ideas and I L.O.V.E. your blog. Second, I am so grateful for my little family… there’s nothing like being a wife and mommy.

121 Alicia Lopez October 20, 2011 at 12:44 am

I am so greatful for my loving husband and beautiful daughters! Thanks for all your wonderful crafts and goodies.

122 Christy B October 20, 2011 at 9:47 am

I am so grateful that fall weather is finally here!!

123 Lizzy October 20, 2011 at 12:38 pm

I’m thankful for my husband and how he’s willing to help bake/cook in the kitchen!

124 cleesmile October 20, 2011 at 1:36 pm

these are beautiful!!
i am thankful that my fiance is there to remind me the important things when i get lost in the details of wedding planning.

125 cleesmile October 20, 2011 at 1:37 pm

oops name: christina
email cleesmile {at} gmail {dot} com

thanks 🙂

126 sarah jung October 20, 2011 at 2:26 pm

i am grateful for God and all the ways He loves on us, particularly through family and friends 🙂

127 Wheaten October 20, 2011 at 4:39 pm

I’m grateful for having such a creative daughter. 🙂

128 Barbara October 20, 2011 at 4:40 pm

I am grateful for so many things, but right now I’m most grateful for my sewing machine and fabric stash!

129 SM October 20, 2011 at 6:32 pm

today i am thankful for having a job when i know that so many other people are still looking for one. i have been reading your blog for a while now and loovvee all of your crafts and your wedding was beautiful, gave me soo many ideas for when that day finally comes! Sara,

130 Anonymous October 20, 2011 at 6:36 pm

I am thankful for fall. The brisk days, leaves all around and fun fall clothes!


131 Delaney October 20, 2011 at 7:03 pm

Today I’m especially grateful for my church – it’s filled with such amazing people that I can honestly look up to, be friends with, and call family. I can’t thank God enough for blessing me with a church home!

132 S. James October 20, 2011 at 8:20 pm

I’m thankful for a get-away weekend in Vermont with my family! (and its gonna be cold so i would love a beautiful scarf!)

133 Erika October 20, 2011 at 8:23 pm

I am grateful that we still have food, heat, and shelter for our daughter and ourselves.

134 joan October 20, 2011 at 10:12 pm

There are too many things to mention for which I am grateful, but I will capsulize it all and say :


135 Gretchen Belknap October 20, 2011 at 10:39 pm

Hi! I’m grateful for all of the crafty people (like you) who figure out these wonderful things like circle scarf knock-offs and then share them with others instead of keeping it to themselves! I saw your scarves on Pinterest and my daughter and I went and bought fabric today to make 3 of them. How fun and easy- we love them! I was looking for a pink fabric but couldn’t find one that I liked so hopefully I will win yours. So I’m grateful for you, not only because you shared these scarves, but because you (inadvertently) created a fabulous day of fabric shopping and sewing with my beautiful daughter. Thank you!

136 ilene October 21, 2011 at 2:23 am

yay! i am so glad you had a great day with your daughter! that makes me so happy! thanks for sharing!

137 Heather Burleson October 20, 2011 at 10:42 pm

These scarves are beautiful! I am a teacher & thankful that I love my job and I love my students 🙂

138 Brigit October 20, 2011 at 10:59 pm

I’m thankful for my friend from college surprising me at work! Hadn’t seen her since graduation when she moved down South, over a year and a half ago!

139 Megan October 20, 2011 at 11:01 pm

I am grateful for my sweet husband, who does the dishes every night 🙂

140 stephanie October 20, 2011 at 11:24 pm

I am thankful for my husband of almost 12 years and our two beautiful children! They always make me smile, they are my world. God has truly blessed me. 🙂


141 Jacqueline October 21, 2011 at 12:52 am

Im thankful for someone posting your blog on pinterest 🙂 & if I don’t win it, at least now I’ll know how to make one :)))

142 Kim October 21, 2011 at 9:27 am

I am grateful for the support of my family. And that I found your website – so much cool stuff!

143 Ellyn October 21, 2011 at 9:36 am

I found you on Pinterest also! 😀
Today I am grateful that fall is in the air – I love everything about fall and get really excited when things begin to get colder.

144 Cookin' Cowgirl October 21, 2011 at 10:54 am

This may sound silly, but I’m grateful that it’s getting cooler. I’m loving this fall weather! Today is the first I’ve worn my new boots, and it feels awesome! Sometimes it’s the little things. Like boots. And scarves! 🙂

145 meghansen October 21, 2011 at 11:09 am

These are gorgeous! I am grateful for my family. They make every day fuller and filled with more joy..

146 erinemelio (@erinemelio) October 21, 2011 at 11:47 am

I’m grateful for the time I get to spend with my grandfather! I’m looking forward to seeing him this weekend – he has cancer and this may be the last time he’s able to visit.

147 kara October 21, 2011 at 11:51 am

I just stumbled upon your blog and really enjoy it! I am grateful for my family today!

148 Anne October 21, 2011 at 12:47 pm I am grateful for having the most amazing parents ever.

149 Melissa October 21, 2011 at 3:23 pm

I am grateful for Pinterest and finding your really cool scarves. 🙂 And, also that my husband and I are having a date tonight!

150 India B. London October 21, 2011 at 3:33 pm

I am most thankful for my loving family, but also thankful for creative people like you, who are willing to share your awesome DIYs with others!

151 ag. October 21, 2011 at 3:40 pm

LOVE your tutorial!

I’m grateful for all the creative minds out there that continue to inspire me on a daily basis. Thanks for being one of those!

art by ag @ gmail . com

152 Hannah Schmidt October 21, 2011 at 3:41 pm

I’m grateful for the beautiful fall weather! It’s chilly enough that I can wear scarves now! 🙂

153 melissa Reaver October 21, 2011 at 4:21 pm

Thankful for my beautiful daughter and my amazing husband who works so hard so I can raise her

154 Liza October 21, 2011 at 6:31 pm

I’m grateful for my family and a roof over my head

155 Queen B October 21, 2011 at 9:03 pm

Holy cow, lots of entries! I wandered over to the scarf tute via Pinterest, and was completely stoked at the idea of winning a scarf!

OK, grateful today that my kids still want to spend time with me (because they are getting to that age). I am so glad I realized that I need to be more present before it was too late.

Thanks for the opportunity!

156 Amy --- Just A Titch October 21, 2011 at 10:51 pm

I’m grateful for a supportive boyfriend 🙂 I love this scarf tutorial! I’m new to your blog and just subscribed!

157 Kaley October 22, 2011 at 11:41 am

I am grateful for my friends and family who are always supportive of me and my husband. Love your wedding story it was neat to see all the details!

158 Penni G January 7, 2012 at 5:05 pm

I went out and bought fabric today to make 2 scarfs!!! I am SO exited to make them!

159 kris January 20, 2012 at 11:01 am

Grateful to be alive!

160 Cathy Keeney January 20, 2012 at 11:46 am

Your scarves are beautiful, I got to your blog from Sew Can She today, her daily free tutorial! I have a quick hint on sewing knits, if you pin a strip of tissue paper (repurposed from all those gift bags you probably get!) along the knit fabric seam where you are going to sew, the pressure foot to your maching glides along nicely and won’t pull on the knit fabric.
Hope you can do another scarf give away, the fabrics you have are lucious, and we don’t have the fabric outlets up here in upstate New York, cow country!

161 ilene January 20, 2012 at 9:36 pm

Thanks for the tip, Cathy! I’ll try that!! I also heard putting a piece of tape underneath the pressure foot also helps, but I haven’t tried it before. – ilene 🙂

162 Caitlin October 15, 2012 at 6:24 pm

I am grateful for my pets today 🙂

163 Julia October 18, 2012 at 6:35 am

I’m grateful for God!

164 Mary Mcnabb December 3, 2012 at 8:17 pm

I am thankful for your blogs on infinity scarves because now I can make some and make other people happy.

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