Bag Brag Tuesday Linking Party - Sixty Nine!
Bag Brag Tuesday Linking Party - Seventy!

Grab a Discount, Make a Bag and enter it at Purse Palooza to WIN Fantastic Prizes and Even Score a FREE Pattern!

Have you been following along the Purse Palooza at Sew Sweetness? There are a load of FABULOUS prizes and all you have to do to WIN is make a bag and enter it in the draw!

This year, Sara is having a guest judge narrow the entries down to 20 favourites and then have voting to get to the top 3! There is also a randomly-drawn winner out of all those who submit a finished bag which will be chosen for 4th prize – giving everyone an extra chance to win! How COOL is that? :)

Here are the details as scooped from Sara:

1st Prize -


Fat Quarter Bundle of Art Gallery Fabrics Essentials by Pat Bravo

Essentials by Pat Bravo is the perfect stash-builder for your fabric collection! With beautiful and pure hues, you can make a project from Essentials alone or pair them with your favorite Art Gallery Fabrics!


$100 Gift Certificate Fat Quarter Shop

Fat Quarter Shop is the largest on-line retailer of fat quarter bundles, but they have so much more – notions, patterns, precuts, and more! Free shipping on orders over $80 in the U.S. (and discounted international shipping).


$40 Gift Certificate to Westwood Acres

Westwood Acres is my favorite spot for beautifully curated bundles. Whether you’d like to sample prints in a fat eighth bundle or go all-in with a half-yard bundle, check out Westwood Acres for the newest and greatest!

2nd prize - 


Fat Quarter Bundle of Rapture by Pat Bravo for Art Gallery Fabrics

Rapture by Pat Bravo is a collection of the most delicate shades of pink, yellow, and blue. It features a dream-like design palette, and I know you’ll love using it for your next project!


$75 Gift Certificate Fat Quarter Shop


$25 Gift Certificate to Zipper Island

Zipper Island is your one-stop shopping for all of your zipper and zipper pull needs! They carry an array of colors, sizes, and zipper types!

3rd Prize -


5 pdf bag pattern bundle by Pat Bravo

Pat Bravo has beautifully illustrated and easy to understand garment, bag, and quilt patterns. This prize pack will include her 5 best-selling bag patterns.


$50 Gift Certificate Fat Quarter Shop


$40 Gift Certificate to Premium Sewing Outlet

Premium Sewing Outlet has any notion or gadget imaginable – I always find something new I’d never seen before! Also a large array of patterns, embroidery, and more!

4th Prize (randomly-drawn winner) -


$25 Gift Certificate Fat Quarter Shop


$25 Gift Certificate to Zipper Island


I hope YOU are planning to make a purse to enter into the competition? To help you along, I am offering a 15% discount on my patterns PLUS, if you actually enter a bag you have made from any purchase of my patterns during Purse Palooza 2014, I will give you another pattern FREE! How AWESWOME is that? I hope that will inspire you to dust off the cobwebs and GET SEWING! :)

To grab your 15% discount, use the code: pursepaloosa in the shopping cart here and at the close at the competition, which you enter by submitting your bag photo HERE, if you show me the bag that you entered in the comp PLUS provide the receipt number for the pattern purchase (Purchase must be made during Purse Paooza 2014 but not necessarily using this discount code), I will give you another pattern of your choice FREE! Simply email me to claim your FREE pattern!

Happy Sewing!