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Happy Memorial Day & Giveaway Time!


While Memorial Day marks the unofficial beginning of summer, it also marks something else—the opportunity to thank all of the brave soldiers and honor those who we’ve lost…


The weekend isn’t over yet. Leap into Memorial Day with some special offers I have for you. First, get 65% off all patterns! Use coupon code USA2015 at checkout.

This coupon is applicable to myShop and Etsy—stores with instant download.

Offer valid now through Tuesday, May 28, 2015 at 11:59pm PST.


Omega Cotton5


Poppy Pin


Also, I have a GIVEAWAY for You! A lucky one two ones from anywhere in the world will win lot of Omega Cotton #5 (100% cotton; 164 yd [150 m]/1.76 oz [50 g]): 5 balls of #59 red. This cotton has exceptional quality, texture and durability and just perfect for summer & spring crochet projects. Each ball is 1.76 oz 164 yards and comes in 21 colors (I wish Omega would have more colors). This is my absolute favorite yarn to work with and I really have no idea how I’ve “existed” without Omega’s yarn, seriously! ;o) Projects made with this yarn: Scarlet Tunic, Snowdrop Coat, Daisy Hat , Millefiori Apron Top …just to name a few. Please note: last two mentioned projects are secret projects so far.

And yes, I’m offering TWO LOTS of 5 skeins each + Poppy Pin Pattern for free, so Your chance to win is double and we will have 2 winners this time, yay!! I’ll ship WORLDWIDE!

And last, but not least… 10 participants in this contest will win a Poppy Pin Pattern for free.


Each person is allowed to enter up to 2 times as follows:

  • Mandatory entry. You have to leave any comment here, on the blog—and that all, no any obligations ;o).
  • Optional Entry #2. Blog about this giveaway, linking to this post and leave another comment to this post with link to your blog post.
  • Optional Entry #3. Share this post on any of your accounts: Google+, Facebook, Ravelry, twitter, yahoo… etc.


  • This giveaway starts today, May 24 and will end Sunday, May 31 2015 at 11:59pm PST.
  • I’ll select the winners with random.org’s random number generator and I’ll notify the Winners by email on Monday, June 1.


P.S.: Are you ready for Spring and Summer books releases just in a middle of June?!!! For my part …I hardly can wait!!!! ;o)


Wishing everyone a happy and safe Memorial Day weekend!

41 Responses to Happy Memorial Day & Giveaway Time!

  1. 1
    Novi says:

    Wowwww! Hot!
    Long time no see your post ^^

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    Lana says:

    My one of the favorite flowers that I use in my projects. Good Luck!

  3. 3
    Cheryle says:

    Hope you have a great summer! Maybe more awesome patterns for the fall?!?!?!? Love your patterns!!

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    Denise Byrne says:

    I love poppies! My 9-yo granddaughter Stella looks so pretty in your designs. Thank you!

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    Barbara Irving says:

    I have simply adored this poppy pattern for a couple of years now. Thank you for your consideration in remembering the men and women who fought and continue to fight for our liberties.

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    Carolyn says:

    I love you patterns and have made them up with great success. The poppy pattern has special significance for me as my grandmother had a flower garden that was devoted just to these beautiful red poppies.

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    Ayesha says:

    Long time .. :)

    I love your yarn too its awesome ! and your patterns all so lovely :)
    Sincere regards

  8. 8
    Rebecca says:

    Love all your patterns! Thanks for the giveaway, it sounds awesome :)

  9. 9
    Rebecca says:

    I shared on facebook with my Adorkable Crochet account :)

  10. 10

    Wonderful giveaway, Alla! Those yarns are amazing… Happy Memorial Day to all those who have served our country!

  11. 11
    Erin Springer says:

    I love all your patterns. That yarn looks AMAZING!!! The color is just fabulous!!!❤

  12. 12
    Alejandra Rojas says:

    Thank you for all your wonderful and colorful patterns. My daughter just love them and I really enjoy doing them. Happy Memorial Day!

  13. 13
    Wendy says:

    Beautiful pattern as always Alla, and your work is amazing.

  14. 14
    Bianca Boulware-Trice says:

    Your creativity in your designs make you my favorite! If only I could crochet as good as you. And now I want the Omega yarn since Sinofina my favorite, this may become my new best friend.

  15. 15
    Wanda Kashuba says:

    Everything you make is always SO beautiful!

  16. 16
    Mary Logue says:

    Beautiful flower ⭐️⭐️

  17. 17
    Deb Delagrange says:

    This would look great on the hats I make!!

  18. 18
    Connie says:

    Hey Alla. Hope all is well. Many blessings!

  19. 19
    Stephanie Ware says:

    Your patterns are so lovely. They inspire me, to better quality,better design. What a treat this giveaway is!

  20. 20
    Gen says:

    Excited to be able to get your books soon!
    Can’t wait.

  21. 21
    Sara says:

    This is such a great giveaway! I always love a chance to use such quality materials. Hope you have a moment to remember the heroes this weekend.

  22. 22
    Loraine says:

    How are you Alla? Missed hearing from you. Many thanks for all you do. You are such an inspiration! Keep up the great work! Loraine

  23. 23
    DeAnna says:

    Oh my goodness that is the best poppy ever. Looks so perfect. Tweeted :-)

  24. 24
    Marie says:

    Happy Memorial Day, all! Alla, thank you for your generosity :-)

  25. 25
    judy orrego says:

    Can’t wait to get the books !!:D

  26. 26
    Kelli says:

    Yay! I check your website everyday for an update and today I saw one! Very exciting! Shared on Facebook.

  27. 27
    Aditi says:

    Thank you for Themis awesome giveaway.

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    Cindy says:

    Thank you for your lovely way of remembering our fallen soldiers.

  29. 29
    Rosalie Cates says:

    What a wonderful way to remember those responsible for our freedoms… and a beautiful poppy pattern.

  30. 30
    Erika says:

    I love the Poppy pin, Alla. Happy Memorial Day to you too.

  31. 31
    Mary from Australia says:

    It’s all very exciting , Alla! Good luck with your book.

  32. 32
    Leticia says:

    Thank you very much for your wonderful promotions. I just purchased one of your wonderful patterns.

  33. 33
    Jeannette says:

    Always love your giveaways! Keep up your beautiful works.

  34. 34
    Elizabeth says:

    Love poppies! Have a few of your patterns and would love some more!

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    Royce David says:

    I love that red so much almost all the doilies I have made are in red or have some red in it.
    Thank you for the awesome giveaway and a chance to win.

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    Jenice says:

    What a great giveaway. Love the “real red” color.

  38. 38
    Valentina Sanchez says:

    Love your wonderful patterns!!! I am from Peru, here we can´t find the perfect colors you use.
    Can you help me finding something special for my nephew she is two years old very cute.
    Thanks you inspired me!!!

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    carly says:

    thanks for the giveaway! I haven’t crocheted with cotton yet, and I want to!

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