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Here I would love to share with you our travels and adventures as international mushroom consultants. MEMOIRS about husband Pieter Vedder, who was a SCIENTIFIC PIONEER in Mushroom Cultivation Education. His practical handbook is in 9 languages and is called the MUSHROOM BIBLE: https://mariettesbacktobasics.blogspot.com/2020/08/modern-mushroom-growing-2020-harvesting.html

Sunday, November 18, 2012

{Worldwide GIVEAWAY - Lanarte Cross Stitch Kit}

Another Worldwide GIVEAWAY for my loyal followers and readers. This time a Lanarte Cross Stitch Kit, complete with DMC thread. 
For all garden lovers this beautiful cross stitch kit.
Dimensions are 49 x 39 cm or 19¼" x 15¼"

How to enter:

Make sure you follow me and leave a comment.
(Those that currently follow; please leave a comment that you are already following.)

* To double your chances, put the 250 pixel wide GIVEAWAY BUTTON below, as a picture in your sidebar as well and leave a comment telling me you did so. 

* Another chance, put the 500 pixel wide GIVEAWAY BUTTON below, as a picture in your blog and post about it. When posting about it, please do put a hyperlink of this very post: Click on the blog subject line and copy that link for putting it into your blog. But let me know about it in your comment so I can verify if it indeed is a working link.

* Another chance you get if you start following me on Twitter AngelsnRosebuds; click the previous hyperlink and let me know you did  so and give me your Twitter name in the comment section.

* Another chance if you Tweet about this giveaway and letting me know. This is also valid for those that follow me already on Twitter.

* One more chance you get if you click the Like button on my Facebook Page Mariette's Back to Basics LLC; Just click the previous hyperlink and again let me know if you did so! Posting about my giveaway on FB counts as another chance, this also counts for those that already Like my Facebook Page.

* Additional chance for those of you that use Google+ just add me to your Circles. You find my Google+ link below this post. If you mention this giveway on Google+ that's another chance!
Good luck.
Giveaway ends by midnight on November 27



  1. Dear Mariette,

    Such a generous giveaway and I love the beautiful garden scene.
    Hope that you are having a lovely weekend


  2. Dearest Mariette,
    Oh, wonderful giveaway♡♡♡ I only wish that I can do the Cross Stitching. I will leave the chance who can do well this beautiful choice of yours, my friend.
    You are always thoughtful for us♬♬♬ 

    Sending you lots of love and hugs from Japan to my American friend, xoxo Miyako*

  3. This is so pretty Mariette! I always admire anyone that can do stitch work. I have a hard time sewing on a button. LOL! Luckily, my cousin who lives across the street from me is a wonderful seamstress. I take all my sewing to her! :)
    I hope you are having a most beautiful weekend!
    xo Catherine

  4. I love cross-stitching! What a wonderful giveaway. Please, add me for a chance to win as I am your follower!

  5. Wish I can have my eye to do all that again, still got 3 need to be famed I finish 10 years ago for present. Lovely give away, but eye and mind can't cope with it anymore. Have a Good Sundday Mariette.

  6. Hallo Mariette,
    das ist ein wunderschönes Stickmotiv. Da wird sich eine Leserin freuen, die das gewinnt. Du hast immer schöne Sachen auf dem Blog. Ich wünsche euch ein schönes Wochenende.
    Liebe Grüße, Johanna

  7. Liebe Mariette,

    ich stimme Johanna zu.

    Liebe Grüße


  8. Count me too! My mother loves this. :D

  9. Wat lief dat je zo'n mooie Give Away organiseerd Mariette.
    Ik laat deze aan mij voorbij gaan temeer omdat ik geen borduurster ben en deze mooie prijs bij een ander beter terecht komt.
    Ik wens je een fijne zondag en dank je voor je altijd lieve reacties.
    Lieve groet, Mea

  10. What a beautiful cross stitching piece and how generous of you to give it away! I love to stitch:) It was actually my first full time job, I worked for a company that created them, right from the art stage to the bagged up kit ready to sell...I got to sit in a room and cross stitch all day long. It was a great job!

  11. Fall is the season for Stitching!
    Have a sweet Sunday dear Mariette x

  12. Dat is een heel fijn borduurwerk Mariette. Ook vind ik je vest erg mooi van de vorige post. En wat zijn die magnolia's groot zeg, prachtig!

    Groeten Janny


  13. ╮✿ °•.¸

    Passei para uma visitinha.
    Boa semana, amiga!

    ✿ °•.¸

  14. Mooie give away,Mariette!!

    Maar ik doe zelden tot nooit meer mee, wel heb ik je gelinkt in mijn sitebar.

    Heb poosje geleden nog meerdere borduurwerkjes waar ik ooit aan begon en nooit afmaakten weg gegeven aan handwerkster.

    Wens alles die een kansje wagen veel succes!!


  15. Dearest MAriette,
    whwat a LVOELY and WONDERFUl Goveaway! It is the kind of Crossstich I LOVE:O) It would perfectly fit to another Crossstichpicture I made ages ago :O)
    Have a lvoely new week,
    Love and hugs,

  16. I added your Picture on my Blog in the siedbar ;O)
    Love and hugs,

  17. me too I add the give away on my side bar.
    hope I win it ;)
    love to you

  18. Liebe Mariette, herzlichen Dank für deinen lieben Willkommensgruß!
    Ich kann zwar selbst nicht sticken, aber meine Arbeitskollegin Susanne ist eine begeisterte Stickerin, deshalb beteilige ich mich gerne an deinem Giveaway, dann hätte ich schon ein hübsches Geschenk für sie! (Dein Follower bin ich ja schon laaaange!)
    Herzlichste Rostrosengrüße, Traude

  19. Oh Mariette, you really do spoil us with your beautiful Giveaways.
    I love Cross Stitch and this garden scene would be such a pretty one to do.
    The colours of the cottons are lovely too.
    Oh yes I am one of your faithfull followers and I've put your Giveaway button on my sidebar too.
    Shane ♥

  20. Very nice gift, hope for the best.
    I'm fb fan :)
    I shared on my sidebar.

  21. wooow! amazing! super!
    ...please enter my name....
    I post in my sidebar!
    I am follower
    I like facebook side, -sabo eva

    Eva from Serbia


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