Friday Funday: Comment Challenge!

Happy Friday! (Unless you’re in Australia? It might be Saturday there by the time you read this.) We’d like to give all our wonderful blog readers a special challenge: We want 300 comments on this blog by 5 pm today. (That’s 5 pm U.S. Central time, so you may need to use this handy time zone converter.)

If that goal is met, PRIZES will be given away! One winner will receive a bundle of lovely floral fat quarters from Mary McGuire Design: 1151043_10151551244586048_1332554533_n








A second winner will receive the Anne Handbag kit from Clover & Violet, which uses the same Mary McGuire fabrics as the fat quarters:


So, are you ready to accept the challenge? Since these fabrics are floral, tell us your favorite flower! Ready… set… comment!

ETA: Wow, you all are so wonderful! There were over 300 comments within an hour, and there are 870 total! Congrats to our winners, Petrina C and Judy J!

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874 Responses to Friday Funday: Comment Challenge!

  1. Joan Araujo says:

    I love Fons and Porter anything!. These fabrics are amazing and I am already thinking about what I will make when I win. Good Luck Everyone.

  2. Tena Moore says:

    My favorite flower is Carnations.

  3. Carol Pritchard says:

    Love to use far quarters for certain quilts. These colors are nice

  4. Hedy Lack says:

    Easy…..Shasta Daisy!!

  5. Cheryl Roberts says:

    My favorite flower is a tie-I love daisies and roses.

  6. melinda says:


  7. Paulette Field says:

    Love these colors.

  8. Kim says:

    I love Fons and Porters This would be a great win…

  9. Kay Becker says:

    My favorite flower is a rose –any color

  10. Sandie Oravec says:

    Daffodils :)

  11. frieda taylor says:

    Florals all gorgeous

  12. Leslie Fitz says:

    Good morning! LOVE the fabrics on the bag. I love making handbags and backpacks – so easy to truly personalize them for finicky teenagers. Have a great day and a faaaabulous weekend!

  13. Ginger (Virginia) says:

    My favorite flower is a carnation. Expecially pink. From a little girl I always loved the cinnamon like fragrance and they always lasted much longer than roses or any other flower I remembered.

  14. Janice Main says:

    Gladiolas and peonies are my favs.

  15. Tanya Evans says:

    I love Fons and Porter! Those fat quarters sure are pretty :)

  16. Priscilla Pride says:

    Tulips, especially yellow and purple

  17. Marcia Ford says:

    Wonderful fabric colors. The possibilities dance through my imagination.

  18. wendy giffin says:


  19. Love Fons and Porter. Lots of good info and tips!

  20. Pat French says:

    I like to feel fabric and look at it and then decide what to make out of it. My best projects have come from fat quarters including 6 quilts in the last 2 years!

  21. CHERYL GHERNA says:

    I LOVE hydrangeas, and have many color varieties in my garden.

  22. Cindy says:

    I have many! Roses!

  23. brenda moore says:

    I love to make purses

  24. heather kaye says:

    I love Gerbera’s. So colourful.

  25. Charlotte says:

    My favorite flower, the Sterling Silver Rose. It reminds me of my mom.

  26. Debbie Mitchler says:

    Pink Roses

  27. Sandy Wilder says:

    Love Fons & Porter shows. Thank you

  28. Chris Nori says:

    Gerbera daisy. They are so colourful.

  29. Nadine says:

    Pansies….always makes me think of my Grandma :-)

  30. Pat French says:

    Forgot to add that black eyed susans are my favorite!

  31. Mary Ann Haag says:

    My favorite flower is lilacs. They say summer. I love the tote bag’s bright colors.

  32. Sarah Coyne says:

    Boy oh boy, those fat quarters make me feel like a child shown candy and told they are not for you. Great color and pattern combination.

  33. Pam Hotle says:

    I LOVE Gerber Daisies!! And floral fabrics!

  34. Elizabeth Campbell says:

    Love color this fabric…would love to win a prize!

  35. Deb Jackson says:

    Fons and Porter’s ROCKS!!!

  36. Brenda Shaw says:

    Right now my favorite flower are the roses on my rose bush. So fragrant and GORGEOUS this year….lovely pink, dark pink and yellow…Double Delight.

  37. Dee Elkins says:

    I love roses, any color.

  38. Paula LaRue says:

    I have made several of your quilts and dearly live your patterns and bundles. And have used fat quarters for 3 quilts. Like the material in this bundle.

  39. Stacy Klucas says:

    I love peonies and shasta daisy’s!

  40. Linda says:

    Roses, in memory of my mother and her tea rose garden.

  41. Sharon Collins says:

    My favorite flower is the violet Rose of Sharon. Love the floral fat quarter bundle above. Such beautiful colors.

  42. Gwen Reimer says:

    I love Pansies….and most others :) and the beauty of this fabric is bringing them with you wherever you go. How great is that!

  43. Vonnie Sypkens says:

    Love all flowers – tulips are my favorite though

  44. Sheila Mixdorf says:

    Lilacs! wonderful memories playing in the lilac bushes in the backyard as a child.

  45. Roxie Svoboda says:

    I love using fat quarters for projects – these fabrics are so fresh & happy looking. I’ve made several purses/bags using fat quarters & love the idea of so many fabrics on this bag. Very nice.

  46. Gloria says:

    Love Fons and Porter, I learn lots

  47. Sue says:

    I love calla lilies and hydrangeas! I love fabric, too!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  48. Sandy Diehl says:

    It’s hard to pick a favorite but if I have to I’llnoick Lillies! They are so absolutely gorgeous! Especially the day lillies that you see growing beside the roads here in Virginia! Beautiful!

  49. Donna Johnson says:


  50. Denise Lewis says:

    Love the fabrics!! Peonies are my favorite.

  51. Carroll MELLINA says:

    As soon as I finish converting my garage to my sewing room, I will be going gang buster to get treasures ready for Christmas. I know some one needs a bag. Both prizes would would be great towards that end. Carroll MELLINA

  52. Maggie Mulchahey says:

    Sweet Peas

  53. Tina Blackmon says:

    The kit would make a great gift for my daughter-in-law who will soon be an art teacher and the bundle would be great for her to use in class!

  54. Irene Rice says:

    Black Eye Susan

  55. April Lopez says:

    I love gerbera daisies.

  56. Emily says:

    Does it have to be one flower?? I love sunflowers,daisys, carnations and violets!

  57. Wanda Wilson says:

    Love the Pansy!! Love the purple and oranges!! Love the color purple!!!

  58. Stella Townsend says:

    Lupine – gorgeous along the Minnesota roads in spring!

  59. Toni Melton says:

    I have lots of favorite flowers…but I especially like Carolina Jasmine and honeysuckle…smells SO good! And those fat quarters are beautiful!

  60. Donna says:

    Wow! Yet another fabulous bag! Fons and Porter is my absolute favorite!!!!! Loved visiting the store last summer!

  61. Sue Boyd says:

    So beautiful and so fun! Thank you! A great way to start the day!

  62. jenni brown says:


  63. John Warner says:

    Calla Lilies

  64. Marsha says:

    I love these colors and the Anne Handbag kit. I have many favorite flowers but if I have to pick one I would have to say carnations!

  65. Tanya says:

    Get lots of good thing from your TV show. Wonderful

  66. Beverly Martinson says:

    Lilacs I love purple

  67. Pat McKenzie says:

    I LOVE roses… any color. They are just beautiful and smell wonderful. :)

  68. Linda Hartley says:


  69. JoAnn Gibson says:

    I could use a bundle of joy!

  70. I love making bags and purses! If I win I will definitely make one and send a picture. The fabrics are beautiful and I like to make them scrappy. Can’t wait to use them up.

  71. brenda says:

    My favorite flower of all time is a daisy, but i love all the colors and textures of most summer time blooms! These fabrics have the same feel…beautiful!!

  72. Pat Gamache says:

    I love day lilies especially pink one.

  73. janie says:

    Love sunflowers

  74. Teri powers says:

    I love all flowers but my favorite is the Texas bluebonnet.

  75. Susan Crist says:

    happy, happy, happy… the flowers. I really will make something out of these…..stash away, stash away, stash away—home.

  76. Susie says:

    I love Hydrangea’s and Fons & Porter!!

  77. Sandi Andracke says:

    The simple Shasta Daisy!

  78. Debbie Bogenschutz says:

    Pretty fabrics!

  79. Tina says:

    I love orchids!

  80. Suzanne Ripple says:

    I just love blackeyed susans!

  81. Vicki Young says:

    I love Fons & Porter patterns! Love working with anything that has flowers!

  82. Cathy Reynods says:

    Have a project that could use those bundles!

  83. Sue Johnsen says:

    I love hibiscus!

  84. Traci Lunsford says:

    Gorgeous! My favorite flower is the fuschia!

  85. Verlaine Stein says:

    Sweet peas…not only a favorite but my birth flower as well. Beautiful fabric and I am into making bags lately. Thanks for the chance to win.

  86. rebecca Smith says:

    I love all beautiful colors !

  87. jody stout says:

    Love these colors and flowers, especially the roses and peonys! Can’t wait to start on this project!!= Jody

  88. Faye Price says:

    Roses are my favorite, well I also love lilies, hard to pick a favorite flower, they are all so beautiful.

  89. Susan says:

    Favorite flower?!? Hard to choose just one. Probably some kind of lily – day lillies!

  90. Lauren Lawson says:

    The prizes are really nice!

  91. Cindi Blair says:

    My favorite flowers are Day Lillies.

  92. Cherie says:


  93. Kathleen S says:

    Love Sunflowers!!!!!

  94. jody stout says:

    Love it, love it, love it. By the way, my daughter does live in Australia and sent your website info to me!!

  95. Faye Nettles says:

    Love the bag pattern and the fabric bundle.

  96. Tressa Jurries says:

    Are we there yet?

  97. Jan says:

    I like yellow roses

  98. Margaret Schindler says:

    My favorite flower is the rose. I love how they have different colors in one rose and they smell so good.

  99. Peggy Moller says:

    Thanks for the opportunity to win such great items!!!

  100. Tanya says:

    You could do wonderful things with this bundle ..

  101. Janet Clark says:

    Those fabrics are very pretty. I love working with fat quarters.

  102. Kris says:

    Love florals. My fav is clematis right now.

  103. Shelly C says:


  104. Cindi C says:

    I love violets! And my knockout roses!

  105. Kathy says:

    Lily of the Valley

  106. Karen Jackson says:

    I absolutely love peonies?

  107. Sarah Scott says:

    Apple Blossom! The mitten’s (i.e. Michigan) state flower! :)

  108. Jackie Hays says:

    I love the florals. They make such beautiful little quilts. My favorite flower is a lilac.

  109. Tanya says:

    Pretty!! Pretty!!

  110. Connie Taylor says:

    These fabrics are gorgeous! I love fat quarters and these combinations are wonderful. I would love this bag. Thanks for showing us these!

  111. Michele Peacock says:


  112. Pamela Davis says:

    I love the Colorado Columbine. The colors are so rich and bright they look like silk.

  113. Beth Sprister says:

    My favorite flower? Lily of the Valley.

  114. Mimi Fernandez says:

    Would love to have these!

  115. Beverly MacKay says:

    Favorite flowers – Roses & Lilacs. Love the bright colors – very cheerful especially since it is a dark rainy day here in MA.

  116. Dana Michaud says:

    Love the fat quarters! I wlso love Fons & Porter…thank you for teaching me to quilt.

  117. Tracy says:

    Anything that says fat quarter and/or bag and I’m there!!! :)

  118. Mimi Fernandez says:


  119. Ann Gatlin says:

    Fall flowers and fall colors are my favorites !

  120. Carla Brewer says:

    My favorite flower is the Double Hollyhock! It is the loveliest of all Hollyhocks because its petals are ruffled like a rose. I planted my first Hollyhock in 1979 after my father told me it was his favorite flower and I was not disappointed at all.

  121. Jennifer Kinney says:

    Gerbera Daisies and Carnations.

  122. Jean says:

    Whatever flower is blooming right now, today it’s daliahs but I’m anxiously waiting for a pot of white daisies with blue centers to open. Probably not daisies, but I don’t know their real name. Bought it because the blue centers fascinated me.

  123. Kathy Rhoades says:

    Flowers, flowers, flowers… giant riots of color. I really love them all!

  124. jennifer says:


  125. Cyndi says:

    Daffodils and hydrangeas are my favorites, but I love all flowers especially on such beautiful fabrics!

  126. Jackie kramer says:

    Love your magazine and blog. Awesome fabrics.

  127. Sue K says:

    I love roses and black eyed Susans, and lillies, but really I love any flower, when I sit in my garden with all the color, I relax. Guess that is why I love to quilt, the color and texture and the hum of the sewing machine, I relax!!

  128. Juanita Kling says:

    My favorite flower…roses…all colors…all types!

  129. Dorothy says:

    Always something fun to do with Fons and Porter!

  130. Betty Moubray says:

    I love Fons and Porter! Thanks for the giveaway! I have the perfect project!

  131. Cat G. says:

    I just adore Dahlias. Thanks!

  132. Donna says:

    lily of the valley

  133. Ruth King says:

    I just love your web site and your program Fons and Porter. Some day I hope to go to the store in Winterset, Iowa. The fat quarters would make a lovely floral quilt. I don’t have a favorite flower I love them all!

  134. Jean Hart says:

    I love lilies, tulips,daisies ,hydrangeas roses, black eyes Susan’s, I could Go and on. After my cancer treatments my husband made me a victory garden. Adding new flowers after each appointment. I love it and him too:). Quilting is my hobby! I love it and love collecting fabrics

  135. Donna McGuire says:

    I LOVE this website. I am in newbies heaven.

  136. Sonya says:

    It would be impossible to choose between peonies and roses. Thanks for the giveaway!

  137. Lonnie Drahos says:

    I love all the beautiful colorful flowers of summer, but DAISIES are my favorite.

  138. Helen Jennings says:

    I like purple or dark colored roses.

  139. Sandy says:

    Love the gladiolas – so tall and bright!

  140. Libby Banquer says:

    Quilting is a PASSION!

  141. Glenna Allenberg says:

    I love fat quarters and I love Fons and Porter.

  142. Jami Carr says:

    It would be so hard to pick just one flower as my favorite. I think Lily of the Valley or Daffodils. Love the scent of the Lily of the Valley…reminds me of my Grandma!

  143. Jo Anne Sturgeon says:

    My favorite flower is the cockscomb, there velvet heads are just like material you just have to touch them.

  144. Mary Bailey says:

    Iris, they look so delicate, but survive the most horrible thunderstorms and are still beautiful afterward.

  145. Bonny Erhard says:

    My favorite flower is Carnations.

  146. Colleen Bartell says:

    I love roses and lily of the valley.

  147. Darla Zimmer says:

    Just crazy for Asiatic lilies.

  148. Jewels says:

    Lily of the valley : ) makes my heart sing!

  149. Brenda says:

    I love the beautiful Lady’s Slipper!

  150. Mary Ann Tozer says:

    Lilacs are my favorite… but it’s so hard to choose! Love the floral fabrics!

  151. Sherry Whalen says:

    I love carnations!

  152. Judy says:


  153. CLAUDINE BUTT says:


  154. Mary milbrodt says:

    Gerber daisy

  155. Love the bright colors and the stripes on the tote…

  156. Cindy Pierucci says:

    I love rose’s….Rose is my middle name! This bundle is like being the outdoors indoors! So refreshing!

  157. Kristi Coburn says:

    I love Fons and Porter! And I love making bags. .. especially with great fabrics!

    My favorite flower? It’s always been the yellow rose. I even tattooed one on my calf!

  158. Denise says:

    Purple Bearded Iris followed closely by lillies, but really I love any flowers

  159. Sharon says:

    Tiger Lily’s.
    The very first flower/plant that I bought when I first started gardening (years ago, now).
    It still pops up ever year, strong as can be!
    Actually, I have quite a few tiger lily’s now from that same plant (separate the new growth every year).

    When I found out I was having a little girl (6 1/2 years ago), I knew instantly what her name would be.
    Lily, of course!

    Lily is wild, strong, and beautiful. Her eyes and big, innocent smile can light up any room.
    Kind of like the tall, bright orange Tiger Lily’s growing along the fence outside our kitchen window.

  160. Phyllis says:

    My favorite flower is the daisy. I love Fons and Porter!

  161. Margaret Kennedy says:

    My favorite of all would be peonies!

  162. Patricia C. Zeile says:

    My thumb is so black, my favorite flowers are on fabric! My Grandmother’s Garden Path hexagons are the only ones I can’t kill.

  163. Carol Martin says:

    I love sunflowers, especially the giant ones

  164. Wendy Swanson says:

    I love the colors, thanks Fons and Porter! My favorite flowers are geraniums with their vibrant colors :)

  165. Jacqueline MacKinnon says:

    My favorite flowers are roses, but like most flowers. These fat quarters are fabulous and would love to win them or the tote bag pattern.

  166. I really don’t think that you’ll have any problems
    Reaching 300 coments
    Not to mention that each one that is left
    Are all fans and customers
    Thank u as always for the wonderful contest
    And congrats to the winners

  167. Connie Moyer says:

    I love most flowers, but my favorite is the rose

  168. Joyce Gray says:

    I love Fons & Porter! I’ve been a fan for years! Have several of their quilt books. Love watching their videos. These colors are beautiful. I would love to make a bag from any of these beautiful fabrics! Oh, yes!!

  169. Dolores Caron says:

    Love these fabric colors! Favorite flower is daisy

  170. Janice Baldwin says:

    Great pattern, I can see many possibilities with it. The fat quarters look great in that pattern and many fun quilts

  171. Sharon Whitfield says:

    Love Roses

  172. Terry Wills says:

    I love Pansies because of their cute little faces. Plus they bounce back after heavy rains and winds. They are survivors!

  173. debora simpson says:

    It’s hard to choose a favorite! I LOVE flowers! But I have to say I love lilacs!

  174. A.Perello says:

    Love flowers of all kinds

  175. Erin Wienner says:

    My favorite flower is Tiger Lily.

  176. Beth McMahon says:

    Gladiola is my favorite flower followed by peony.
    Beautiful fabric

  177. Frances says:

    I love roses that are darker at the end of the petals…basically 2 toned roses.

  178. Becky Lipchik says:

    Love these fabrics!!! Daisies are just one of my favorites!

  179. Mary Parvin says:

    I love Roses and roses and roses.

  180. Judy Jewell says:

    My favorite flower has always been a yellow rose. It’s sunshine warm and delicate and it just makes me smile and feel loved.

  181. Barb Losee says:

    I love so many flowers it is hard to choose! I do love day lilies probably the best if I had to pick just one! I love the variety of colors and how they spread year after year, they remind me of my fabric stash in every way!!

  182. kim hyde says:

    I love Freesias – they are the first flower that my wonderful husband gave me. love there smell.

  183. anita lansberry says:

    Favorite flower is the daisy.
    Beautiful floral fabric bundle….forever spring and summer even in the dead of winter.

  184. Debbie Duncan says:

    Love the colors…. beautiful!

  185. Dee D says:

    My favorite flower is the pansy. These are beautiful fabrics, thanks for a chance to win.

  186. Jen Conner says:

    My favorite flowers are roses and lilacs.

  187. charlotte freeman says:

    I love tulips.

  188. Barbara Bell says:

    I love all flowers but sunflowers delight me most!

  189. I love flowers, but especially ones that smell good like lilacs, honeysuckle, Jasmine, roses and all other smelly flowers. Love them, love them. And I love the fat quarter bundle and the handbag kit. Can I win both? lol

  190. Barbara Petersen says:

    I love sweetpeas…we called our babygirl sweetpea because she was so cute and petite…like “sweetpeas”.

  191. gayla says:

    I never met a flower I didn’t love. But if I must choose one today, it would have to be Stargazer Lily’s.

  192. Ellen Doucette says:

    I adore all floral fabric.

  193. Charlotte says:

    I love lilies, pansies, sunflowers and the list could go on because I love all flowers. It would be wonderful to win the purse kit. I have wanted to make a purse or tote but have been busy making baby quilt for my great grandson and a wedding quilt for my granddaughter.

  194. Mary Alice Blake says:

    Love many flowers- more partial to sunflowers, pansies carnation

  195. Marsha Brown says:

    What an awesome treat. Love all the happy prints. What fun for a winter project to shoo away the winter blues.

  196. Debra Lewis says:

    Azaleas – they bloom so beautifully in my yard and remind me of my grandmother.

  197. Kathy Stoessner says:

    My favorite is our state flower for Ohio…..the carnation. Love the fragrance.

  198. My favorite is the rose,then the iris, but I love all flowers, they are so beautiful. All are gods creations are beautiful.

  199. Portia V. says:

    My favorite flower is the lily, but I sure enjoy the 70+ impatiens we plant every year up our front walk.

  200. Kris Hernandez says:

    These fabrics are gorgeous!!

  201. Nancy Hersch says:

    My favorite is the pansy.

  202. Angela says:

    As a master gardener I love all flowers. It’s like picking your favorite child. But I do love daylilies for the varied colors and times of bloom.

  203. Louise Peeler says:

    I love geraniums ESP red ones!

  204. CHRIS ZOFKIE says:


  205. rick b says:

    I’ll make it a bonus birthday present for my daughters birthday

  206. Connie C says:

    I get all sentimental over peonies. They’re lovely and they smell wonderful!

    The fat quarter bundle is gorgeous. I like the bag kit, too.

  207. Elaine Sams says:

    Would love to win those fat quarters! I love all kinds of flowers as we sell perennials, but one of my favorites is the Shasta Daisy.

  208. Judy Williams says:

    Oh what beautiful fabric! The tote is adorable and oh so cheery.

  209. Wendy WendtVanGuilder says:

    My favorite flowers are Gerbera daisy!

  210. Debb Cyr says:

    Serenity now! That’s what this does for me.

  211. Barbara Petersen says:

    I love “sweetpeas”. We called our babygirl “sweetpea” because she was as cute and petite as sweetpeas.

  212. Maryln Fleming says:

    The fullness and fragrance of peonies can’t be beat. Floral fabrics are great additions to many quilts.

  213. Cynthia T. says:

    Iris! Especially the deep purple with bright yellow accents.

  214. LaReen Halverson says:

    The flowers on the fabric look beautiful, I’m sure I could find a project from Fons and Porter magazine for them. Also love the tv show!

  215. Lynn says:

    Love the colors… makes me want to sew this minute!

  216. Judy Williams says:

    Oops, I forgot to tell you my favorite flower….any wildflower, especially those that attract butterflys.

  217. Sandra Johnson says:

    what a neat idea sign me up.

  218. sharon says:

    Love this site, get the Loving of Quilting magazine, it is very helpful to me..favorite flower is any type love all flowers

  219. Gayle Thibaudeau says:

    My husband grew roses before we moved south. He used to pick one for me every day they were in bloom. He passed away 3 years ago. So, roses are my very favorite flower and will be till I join him in heaven.

  220. Audrey says:

    Lily of the Valley! Sweet smell of spring.

  221. Debbie Dee says:

    My favorite is Dahlias. My other favorite is handmade purses/totes. Love this pattern!!!

  222. Patty G. says:

    Daffodil is my favorite flower!

  223. Elizabeth T says:

    I love the fact the two women started a business of something they love and how it’s grown. Liz and Mary Ann are an inspiration to me! Along with Mary Fons who also started her own business! Makes me think I can do it too!

  224. Salle says:

    Love Free stuff.

  225. Annie says:

    I love all flowers! If I had to pick a favorite I would say orchids! These fabrics look gorgeous & would be fun to work with!

  226. susan lentz says:

    Winning either would be so wonderful. Fingers crossed!

  227. Irmgard says:

    I love peonies any color and hydrangeas.

  228. Dion H says:

    My favorite is the Columbine – love how delicate they are. Best part is they grow naturally in the woods behind my house.

  229. My favorite flower is lily of the valley : )

  230. AnnaV says:

    I love them all. But if I have to pick peonies and magnolias… Have a great day!

  231. susan konkel says:

    Too yummy…what’s not to love,covet and dream!?

  232. Tere is no such thing as an ugly piece of fabric.Quilting everyday keeps the blues away!

  233. My favorite flower is the miniature rose! I particularly love the color “salmon” or coral.
    These fabrics are so bright and cheery. I would be honored to win them and make something beautiful with them.
    Thanks for the chance……

  234. Allison Evrard says:

    My favorite flower? A hard question to answer…probably roses. I love everything about them.

  235. Ralu Rorrer says:

    I love shopping on your website. I’ve made several quilts from the kits you sell :)

  236. Susan says:

    Iris. When I was growing up they always bloomed around my birthday.

  237. Janet Stiles says:

    Love flower fabrics. They make great focus fabrics for a color palette. And I am a bag lady.

  238. Robbie Jasin says:

    For me it’s a tie I adore both lilies of the valley and violets.
    These fabrics shown are so vibrant….thinking of which quilt
    I would love to have them in. Good luck

  239. Carol Nesbitt says:

    The Fons and Porter Easy Quilt book has been my best quilting buddy since I am a budding quilter. I also appreciate your TV show. Thank you and happy quilting:)

  240. Nancy Gaylord says:

    I love anything to do with quilts and quilting. I love Rose of Sharon, the town I live in is Sharon (TN). I have always loved this “bush”.

  241. Carol Metivier says:

    The spider mum is my favorite flower.

  242. Heather B says:

    I love to shop at Fons and Porter. I love all flowered prints.

  243. My favorite flower is any flowers but especially choleus.
    Thanks for a chance at the giveaway!

  244. Connie McCahan says:

    I’d love to win…my favorite flower…hmmm there are so many~ I love then all!

  245. Joan Charles says:

    My favorite flower is vibrant red POPPY

  246. Rita Sussman says:

    Love this fat quarter bundle. Flowers are wonderful. Thank you for the chance to win!!!!

  247. Lissaemtb says:

    Since it was our 19th Wedding Anniversary earlier this week.. Peach roses..That was what was in my bouquet and on the altar at the church!

  248. Jacklynn Grimm says:

    Lilacs – they smell incredible and came in various shade of my favorite color – purple!
    Thanks for the give away – I’m sure we’ll make it!

  249. pat says:

    I love roses and waterlilies!

  250. Linda Zumwalt says:

    I love all flowers, but if I have to pick one it would be roses. A close second is dahlias. Love the colors in the fat quarters and the purse pattern is really cute!

  251. Barbara Murphey says:

    Amaryllis is my favorite, but I love flowers ….. rows and rows of colorful flowers.

  252. Becky Yurchiak says:

    The tulip is my favorite flower. To me it means spring and a new beginning. It also comes in an endless variety of colors – just like fabric!

  253. Veronica says:

    Thank you F&P for exposing us to new fabrics,patterns and trends.

  254. Sherry A. says:

    I Love all colors of Hydrangeas. The floral material would make a beautiful lap quilt.

  255. Jacky Limmer says:

    Gorgeous!! Enough said….

  256. Sue says:

    What a awesome collection of flowers to brighten any home. My house is in dire need of brightening . These fat quarters would find a happy home with me.

  257. tricia says:

    Yellow cone flowers are catching my eye lately!

  258. Leah Leeman says:

    My favorite flower is a ROSE, any color!

  259. Cindi Lutter says:

    Beautiful Beautiful!!! Florals are probably my favorite collection of fabrics…love them!!

  260. Lois Leavengood says:

    I love tulips the best!! Comes from my Dutch heritage!!!!

  261. Maureen McMullen says:

    Love everything Fons and Porter!! Thank you for great products and wonderful patterns.

  262. Linda says:

    Love Fons and Porter patterns, so well explained. My favorite flower is a daisy!!

  263. Janeen says:

    I love flowers, and flower fabric! Favorite one…. probably violets. Purple rules! ;)

  264. Jerry says:

    My favorite flower is a rose. My Dad was a rose grower, and my husband often cuts just one rose from the flower bed and brings it into the house just like my Dad did for my Mom. Roses are beautiful memories for our family.

  265. Karen Propes says:

    What a perfect time of year to quilt flowers and this fabric gives us just the fabric to do so. So beautiful. Thanks for the chance,

  266. Trudy says:

    My favorite flower is a Rose of all colors

  267. Marianne says:

    This would be just perfect go back to school gift for my high school girl! I love it!

  268. Ann says:

    I absolutely love yellow roses. Actually, any assortment of pastel tea roses is wonderful.

  269. Rhonda says:

    Pansies!My Mom planted them wherever we moved to, so that was always home to me!

  270. Tammy Jones says:

    My favorite flower is the lilac!!

  271. Elizabeth Walker says:

    love fons and porter. don’t know why but i think my favourite flowers is the shasta daisy.

  272. Sue WIllard says:

    Love Fons & Porter, the mag., the show and the wonderful people. The fabric you select are always great.

  273. Shelley Smith says:

    Awesome colors. Would make a great gift for someone special.

  274. Susan Saucy says:

    I love Gardenias……..I have just recently discovered fat quarters!

  275. Becky Welsh says:

    Colorado Columbine since I live in Colorado. Would love to win the fat quarters – am working on converting a room on the back of our garage to a quilting studio – so will need to build up my stash!!1

  276. Kathy says:

    It’s a toss-up between Snow-drops (first flowers of Spring) or Camas Lilies (blue, native to West Coast).

  277. Lori Janowski says:

    Love the handbag with those fat quarter colors.

  278. Autumn Robertson says:

    I love mums. They come in such rich fall colors!!

  279. Betty says:

    I love all the flowers!! When my kids were little.. I even loved dandelions when they picked them for me !! :)

  280. Marian Schermerhorn says:

    Love Fons and Porter and Love the fat quarters

  281. Susan Gasal says:

    I love Lilacs…they remind me of my mother and grandmother who taught me so much about sewing and crafting.

  282. Susan Gasal says:

    I love lilacs. They remind me of my mother and grandmother. Who taught me so much about sewing and crafting.

  283. kathy holman says:

    There are sooooooo many. Yellow rose is up at the top.

  284. Teri Pessel says:

    Mine would be lilacs!

  285. Penny says:

    My favorite flower is crocus, I love seeing them bloom when it is still cold outside and the colors are amazing just like the fabric you are giving away!

  286. Bev says:

    Love all flowers but this summer I am loving my hydrangeas! They have lasted so long and really brighten my day when I see them. Now to check out drying them so I can enjoy them through the long winger!

  287. Betty Genutis says:

    Beautiful colors, I love the flower prints. And I’ll see you tomorrow morning on SC-PBS

  288. Sandra Marklew says:

    Roses, I love roses, sweetheart roses, long stems, pink ones, big fluffy over blown roses with lots of petals, tiny wild roses with just a few petals, but I LOVE roses…my granddaughter’s middle name is Rose because Gramma loves roses!

  289. Mary Ellen Pike says:

    Favorite is Iris but I love Zinnia, Daisy, Roses……etc

  290. Sandra Sanderson says:

    My favorite flower is Gerber Dasey

  291. marsha aters says:

    I love any type of flower. and multi colored. i love the colors in the fat quarters. I would like to thank you for giving me a chance to win, and good luck to everyone.

  292. Jani says:

    Just bought a new house and get to set up a new sewing room! It also has a blank yard so some of my favorite flowers, Hydrangeas, will go in strategically, to be seen from various places around the place. Fun work inside and out! Hope I can add these gorgeous fats to my limited collection.

  293. Robin Cole says:

    My all time favorite is carnations!! I love love love the way they smell and how much longer they last than most flowers!!

  294. Alice Newman says:

    If it’s a flower, I like it. In other words, I don’t have a favorite.

  295. Love these colors together! My favorite flower are gerber daisies!

  296. Cathy K says:

    My fav flower is the Aster – they come in lots of colors but don’t you just love a quilt made out of purples, pinks, greens and whites? I know I do – so girly and feminine.

  297. Lou says:

    i really enjoy the blog and the bag pattern and fat quarters are awesome! I like the gerber daisy, such a beautiful wild flower!

  298. robin madden says:

    Clove pinks. Hard to find. Dianthus family. They smell so spicy.

  299. Colette Wilson says:

    Favorite flower? It’s hard to narrow it down to just one. Lilac? Brings back many childhood memories. Spring bulbs….made up my wedding bouquet. Thanks for the fab give away. I know you will hit 300 comments!

  300. My favorite flower is the poppy!

  301. Ann Phillips Thompson says:

    I love daisies and sunflowers!

  302. marge ridder says:

    I love flowers of all kinds. For the past 20 years I have enjoyed having a flower garden and really like a variety. Morning glories are just beautiful when climbing up a fence or trellis.

  303. Kelly Galambus says:

    My favorite flower is the rose!

  304. Irene Mechail says:

    Love roses, violets, baby’s breathe, daisies, aw heck, I love them all!

  305. Sara says:

    Sunflowers are my favorite and violets are a close 2nd.

  306. My favorite flower is the Sunflower. The second would be daisy. They are so cherry and bright. They just make me smile.

  307. CindyD says:

    Shasta Daisy. But it is really hard to pick just one.

  308. Marie Lipton says:

    I love hydrangas! These fabrics are precious.

  309. Nancy says:

    I love wildflowers.
    These fabrics are fun.

  310. Jan says:

    Tiger Lily

  311. edye cameron mcmillen says:

    I love fat quarters! These are beautiful!

  312. Kim says:

    Fat Quarters are great for the colorful floral bags that I make

  313. Ann says:

    Roses. My Mother Olive had a beautiful Rose Garden, I named a Daughter Olivia Rose in honour of her and my son now sports a lovely rose tattoo…so roses will always be special.

  314. Jess Greni says:

    Thank you! Beautiful fabrics and love the bag! My favorite flower is lilac.

  315. Arlene says:

    I love flowers, but my most favorite is the Princess Diana Rose. It is the most beautiful rose there is.

  316. Jennifer says:

    I love a bright daisy or well anything bright and cheerful.

  317. Margaret Kelley says:

    Never used fast quarters but would love to try.

  318. Teresa Cuno says:

    So many projects and so little time. I am sure glad to be retired :)

  319. Debra Guarriello says:

    My favorite flower is the Iris!

  320. JILL says:

    This is a generous giveaway and I would be thrilled if I won either prize.

  321. Margaret Kelley says:

    I have never used fat quarters but ready to try.

  322. Danielle Goedel says:

    Gerber daisies are my favorite. They just say fun!

  323. Elaine says:


  324. Alisa says:

    Yellow roses are my favoriate

  325. Rose Lawrence says:

    Fat quarters are so fun to use because of the variations of colors and the ones you have shown are really pretty. I haven’t made a bag yet and am anxious to try one.. Thx for giving all of an opportunity to win!

  326. I adore the bright happy faces of Daisies!

  327. Pam Christenberry says:

    Love the colors. Definitely have some ideas on how I would use them.

    (I assume by posting a comment we are entered to win?)

  328. Cheryl Fitzsimons says:

    My favorite flower is the iris! Carnations are my second favorite.

  329. Cindy Smith says:

    My favorite flower right now is the Cone Flower. That is subject to change. :)

  330. Partial to Hydrangeas, Echinacea and Lillies but love all flowers!

  331. Joyce Mitchell says:

    I love my camellias. Thanks for the great giveaway.

  332. Anna Ward says:

    I love flowers of Summer……so colorful and cheery.

  333. Sandra Easley says:

    Your fabrics are wonderful & my favorite flower is the Yellow Rose

  334. Donna Cooper says:

    My favorite flower is a rose (any color)

  335. Shelda Repko says:

    I absolutely love Fons and Porter. I just ordered 2 new magazines. I am anxious to start fall quilting..

  336. Gail Sparks says:

    Daisy is my favorite flower.

  337. Kristie says:

    The hibiscus is my favorite. Any color. They are all beautiful.

  338. Ann says:

    My favorite flower is a rose. Do I have to pick just one? Hydrangea, iris, pansy, sunflower … well I love all of them.

  339. Mary Whitmore says:

    I love watching Fons & Porter with all of their tips & helps.

  340. JUZME says:

    First, GORGEOUS! I don’t have just one, and I love them equally: yellow roses, pansies, and lilies. Thanx!

  341. Tim D says:

    mums are great

  342. Pamela Robertson says:

    My first guilt was in your magazine ! I am a new quilter and love your show and magazine.

  343. Cindy Visscher says:

    Love the looks of those floral fat quarters. I was just saying I’d like to make a picnic quilt. those would work beautifully.

  344. Rhonda Darbro says:

    My favorite flower is the yellow rose!

  345. Louise Shoksnyder says:

    My favorite flower? That’s a tough question to answer. As an Advanced Master Gardener, I love many plants. I guess I would say the common Geranium. Especially red ones. Nothing says summer like Geraniums.

  346. Julia Thoel says:

    Depends on the time of the year, but a yellow rose will always win me over.

  347. Shelda Repko says:

    Fons and porter is awesome!

  348. Tammy Bungard says:

    Pink gladiolas, since they are my birth flower and today is my birthday!

  349. Margaret Opalka says:

    lilacs for the smell and azalea for the look…just wish they lasted a little longer….

  350. Debbie Esper says:

    I love tulips!!!!!

  351. Elaine says:

    love fat quarters…using them now in a double wedding ring…..

  352. Krystal Guthman says:

    My favorite flower is any color rose. I also love the daisy.

  353. Nancy says:

    Has to be the rose . . . no wait – violets . . . no wait – peonies . . . no wait – lilacs . . . no wait – daisies . . . no wait – hydrangeas . . . no wait – pansies . . . no wait . . . oh well, you get the idea . . . love those fabrics :-)

  354. Mary Steele says:

    Gerber Daisies are probably number one. But I love all flowers!!

  355. I need some bright color Fat Quarters! and who doesn’t need another purse pattern!

  356. Wilma Searcy says:

    I have loved lilacs ever since I “stole” some from a neighbors bush when I was a little girl. (My mother made me take them back and apologize to the neighbor.)

  357. Roberta says:

    My favorite flower is the rose. My grandmother’s name also was Rose and she and I were very close.

  358. Lanna Gordich says:

    The Pink Cone flower is my favorite with Blackeyed Susans a close second.
    Great idea for Fun Friday….

  359. Dawna says:

    I love Peonies

  360. Cornelia Heal says:

    Love making totes. Never miss an issue of F&P
    Always great inspirations

  361. Maureen Shandor says:

    I love sunflowers!

  362. Shirley Hemphill says:

    Dahlia any color………..

  363. K'Lynne Mead says:

    Hmmm, I really have never chosen a favorite, but Lavender Roses and a Stargazer Lily really make my day! I have never won anything, so this would be an awesome treat to go with my new sewing machine!

  364. Deborah Dawdy says:

    THese are both wonderful prize packages! I love Fons & Porter! Good luck everyone!

  365. mitzi weber says:

    A garden full of flowers , the sweet smell, the many colors how could anyone choose just one? I love them all .

  366. Karen Shortell says:

    My favorite flowers are gladiolas in honor of my mom. They were her favorite flower, too. That fabric looks gorgeous!

  367. Donna says:


  368. Susan Stanton says:

    It’s hard to pick just one… but I really love daylillies in all colors!

  369. Monika says:

    Yayyy 360 + comments!!!

  370. Nancy Dreyer says:

    I love Gerber Daisies

  371. JoJoMatt says:

    Roses, all roses.

  372. Wanda Renfroe says:

    Gerber Daisies! Love them!

  373. Kat Safris says:

    I love the black-eyed susan!

  374. Sue Borges says:

    I would love to make that purse. It would be fun to see it made with different fabrics.

  375. Debbie Johnson says:

    I love the pictured fabrics. I make handmade purses and tote bags (D Squared Handcrafted). These prints would make beautiful purses.

  376. Donna Barnett says:

    I love carnations and pansies are a runner up! I LOVE the colors of these fabrics and the floral prints! How did you know I have been wanting to make a bag? That would be awesome, I would LOVE to win either of these. Thanks for the chance!

  377. Beverly says:

    I love Fons and Porter, TV show, magazines and quilts. I’m currently working on a baby quilt from Easy Quilts. I used FQ’s instead of yardage, wow how easy and beautiful it is turning out. I already have a couple ideas should I win this bundle. Thanks

  378. Bonnie Holland says:

    I love lilacs and daisy.

  379. Juliann says:

    Hard to say which “one”, but I do love sunflowers!

  380. Tere Verástegui says:

    Love the colors, hope am lucky.. :)

  381. Beverly says:

    My favorite flower carnations and tulips

  382. Mary Jean Fasig says:

    I have never used fat quarters, would love to win this bundle so I could experience working with fat quarters……a tote bag kit would be fun also, so either item I would love to win.

  383. Mary Bratt says:

    I like roses, tulips and Iris.

  384. Kathy says:

    Carnations, roses, daisies you name them I love them.

  385. Holly Hamilton says:

    I love “yellow” flowers–daffodils, daisies, yellow roses (for Texas!!), and wattle (from my early childhood days “down under”)

  386. Sheri Fowler says:

    Tulips! I ♥ tulips! Especially purple ones!

  387. anna m brown says:

    I love the tall dark purple bearded iris..

  388. Theresa ODonnell says:

    I love the smell of lilacs but Lilies are my absolute favorite!

  389. Pam says:

    Love quilting with my mother and sisters. We would put either of these prizes to good use.

  390. Melissa Greenfield says:

    I love pre cuts!!!!

  391. Bonnie Haskell says:

    I love FLOWERS, but the daisy is probably at the top of the list. They make me smile…just like these colors!

  392. Kathy says:

    Favorite flower is a hibiscus

  393. Janis says:

    Love your website.

  394. Kris Herber says:

    I adore the “snapdragon” …
    when I was very young our next door neighbors were an elderly couple whose yard was filled to the brim with flowers… everytime I was outdoors they would have me come over and have the snapdragon “talk” to me.. :) it was so neat! ever since I love those flowers.. :)

  395. Janis says:

    I also love Roses, any color

  396. Judith says:

    Calla Lilies and English Lavender.

  397. Beth B says:

    Oh, I like many kinds of flowers. If I must choose just one, lilacs.

  398. Evelyn Frey says:

    My favorite flower would have to be a carnation. They have the most beautiful smell and last long..

  399. Kay Mc says:

    Hard to pick one favorite, but it would be a red poppy or pansy.

  400. Leora B says:

    Im working on building my fabric stash, since Im new to quilting.. this would be a great addition, love the colors.

  401. Cyndi P says:

    Purple hyacinth – purple representing epilepsy awareness, with a very calming scent

  402. Laura B. says:

    Have you hit 300 yet? it won’t take till 5pm. I love crafting!!!

  403. elaine says:

    I love Dahlia’s

  404. Suzanne White says:

    Love all flowers, but daisies just feel like summer! You can hear them smiling.

  405. Charlene says:

    I like daisies and sunflowers. They are always look cheery!

  406. Dava Stephens says:

    I love roses in any color. I just love all flowers!

  407. I love flowers in my quilts. My favorite is the sunflower, but I also like tiny flowers such as the Lily of the Valley. I do love the smell of lilacs.

  408. Judith says:

    Roses…so sweet smelling and beautiful. Thanks for the give away. Love these fabrics.

  409. Linda Robertson says:

    Love fabric with flowers, would love to win!! Thank you for the opportunity!!

  410. Carolyn Solomob says:

    Love these, tour magazine and your PBS show. You always have wonderful scrap quilt ideas in every issue of your magazine.

  411. Joyce says:

    I love the fabrics and the magazine is the best.

  412. Linda Robertson says:

    My favorite flower is a pansy!!

  413. Kathy says:

    My favorite flowers are roses, several different varieties, in variegated colors. I also love carnations.

  414. tac says:

    my favorite flower is the pink dogwood blossom

  415. June Erlandson says:

    Cosmos! ALL your fabric choices are lovely!

  416. Terri C says:

    I love all flowers but a daisy is one of my favorite.

  417. Lynette Cobb says:

    Purple Iris is my favorite flower. But all flowers are wonderful!!!!! So are fat quarters!!!! Lol

  418. CE Denlinger says:

    The tote bag is really cute!!
    Is there a sunflower print!? I would love to win.

  419. June Erlandson says:

    Cosmos is my favorite!

  420. Julie says:

    I love hydrangeas! I love how you can change their color by changing the acidity of your soul and they are pretty in fabric too.

  421. Carolyn Gibeaut says:


  422. Brooke Granger says:

    Hibiscus and poppies are my favorite. Love the bag and the prints!

  423. Robin Johnson says:

    I get your magazine every year as a gift for my birthday. Love it. I also try to grab your special issues too and the easy quilts one too ( i forget the name ) My stash needs help so either prize would be great to help make holiday gifts!!! FIngers Crossed :)

  424. Rhonda Taschner says:

    Carnations, especially at Christmas time with pine boughs. What a wonderful scent!

  425. Earlene Lamb says:

    The elegant iris is ONE of my favorites, also blanket flower, love-in-the-mist, purple cone flower. Oh, the list could go on and on.

  426. Kimberly Helgerson says:

    I am just learning the joy of fat quarters. I would love to win more!

  427. jenay reynolds-sibbach says:

    I love orchids, though making them bloom can be challenging.

  428. Beverly Koepke says:

    I love Lavender Roses! I also love the florals and could use them in several projects. Right now I could use them for some of the outfits I am making for my granddaughters 18″ American Girl Dolls.

  429. I love roses and lilacs. My grandmother grew both and every time I see them, I think of her!

  430. Melody says:

    Oh how I love anything to do with Fons & Porter. They have taught me so much and I have made so many quilts from their patterns. Wonderful instructions that you cannot get from any other. Love most flowers.

  431. Karen says:

    Roses. Love these prints. The tote also looks interesting

  432. Donna C. says:

    For me, it would be a close tie between daisies and sunflowers. Both of them make me soooo happy!

  433. Cindy K says:

    my favorite would have to be Texas Bluebonnets. Love seeing them in the spring pop up all over!

  434. Maria Borden says:

    Yellow rose is my favorite.

  435. Virginia says:

    so beautiful!! I love Tulips!!!

  436. Lynn Paul says:

    Carnations, the old clove-scented ones…

  437. Karen McClung says:

    Love both of them!!!

  438. Darlene Lyons says:

    PANSY!! No matter how topsy-turvy my life can get, I walk out to my flower garden and I have the prettiest pansies just smiling back at me and they just make it so much better.

  439. Patty Effingham says:

    Would love trying a pattern with fat quarters. Have always just purchased yardage.
    Love your website.

  440. Mary Chandler says:

    I love how pretty fabric gazing can start your day out right!

  441. Darlene Lyons says:

    FORGET-ME-NOTS. Love those sweet little blue flowers and no matter where I see them I always think of my Dad who used to walk me out to see them each morning we shared as a small child. :-)

  442. Jane Freeman says:

    Hydrangeas are by far my favorite! What beautiful fabric!

  443. Debbie Scribner says:

    Love Love Love fat quarters!!! As long as they are in my sewing room and not on me!!

  444. Mary says:

    My favorite are daisies!

  445. JANE CHOATE says:

    My favorite flowers are roses, but the best is the yellow ones.

  446. Johnne says:

    Roses…… all colors……… Thank you for the opportunity!

  447. Amy Erickson says:

    I don’t think you will have any problem getting that many likes because everyone loves Fons & Porter. Your site and your magazines are the best ones of all.

  448. carolyn young says:

    Picking a favorite flower is somewhat difficult. I love spring flowers; tulips, daffodils, crocus, iris, and hyancts (?). Summer flowers bring different colors with my favorite being vinca. Fall brings mums. I’m planning to make a flower quilt and have been looking at patterns.

  449. Pat Joho says:


  450. D.Copio says:

    I love gardening and all flowers, but my favorite flower is the Hydrangea since there are many beautiful colors!

  451. Muriel says:

    I love Fons and Porter and everything sewing and quilting..
    My favorite flower is a pansy it is just a friendly flower…

  452. Rebecca Mitchell says:

    Love the design and the “striping”!!


  453. BJ Becwar says:

    Calla’s are number 1 at my home.

  454. Beverly Koepke says:

    Lavender Roses are the best. I would love either prize. The floral prints are great!

  455. Betty Koenig says:

    I love daisies.

  456. Mindy McCartney says:

    Just love everything about quilting and can all ready see me using these into a quilt

  457. Beverly Koepke says:

    Love Fons and Porter!!!!

  458. Mary E says:

    Gerber Daisy! I also love geraniums!!!!

  459. Ava Lessard says:

    Yellow Roses, Beautiful Fabric…

  460. Theresa Hicks says:

    Love reading info by Fons and Porter–learn and do! And I like peonies.

  461. Debbie Barton says:

    Love the fabrics! Love the kit…either one would definitely be a good win.

  462. Vickie Pearce says:

    I love the simplicity of the Rugosa Rose – – the flower is gorgeous and the aroma is intoxicating !!

  463. Ramona Collins says:

    My favorite flower is hydrangea. They are so beautiful when they bloom.
    Love the vibrant colors in this fat quarter bundle and the purse is lovely.
    Thanks for the chance to win.
    Mona Collins
    Melbourne, FL

  464. Pat Butler says:

    My favourite flowers are fuschias!!

  465. Margaret says:

    luv the colors in this bundle

  466. Linda Sloan says:

    My favorite flower is the rosé, but I really like all flowers! Would love either prize, I love to quilt!

  467. Brenda Hight says:

    I love the Shasta daisy !!!

  468. Maralee Patton says:

    My favorite flower is carnations.

  469. Nancy B says:

    Love Tiger Lily’s

  470. Chris W says:

    My favorite flower is Lily of the Valley.

  471. Sandy Hamblen says:

    Love fat quarters, favorite flowers are carnations!!!!

  472. Ronda says:

    I adore the fabrics you’ll be giving away and I hope I win them, cause I have no doubt you’ll get well over 500 comments! :)

  473. Angie says:

    My favorites are red and pink tulips!

  474. Brenda Brandhofer says:

    My favorite flower is a pansy. Their beautiful colors seem to brighten up a gloomy day. I am a positive person. Pansies are positive posies! :-)

  475. Annie says:

    I love yellow roses.

  476. Carolyn says:

    My favorite flower is the ROSE……it reminds me of my Mom because she always
    had roses and gave to my children to take to their teachers. Red ones are our favorite for sure!!

  477. Teri Beamer says:


  478. Diana Haas says:

    My favorite flower is the sunflower!

  479. Heather Chrisco says:

    I love the colors!!

  480. Lynette McBride says:

    My favorite flower is pansies, especially the dark purple that look almost black. BEAUTIFUL……just like the beautiful fabrics you are showing!! Have a BEAUTIFUL weekend!!!

  481. Susan K says:

    I love lilies!

  482. ROBIN says:

    Hydrangeas in the yard and carnations in the vase.

  483. Karen says:

    My favorite flower is the gardenia :)

  484. ROBIN says:

    The time stamp is off! My post is timed at 3:23pm and it is 10:23AM!

  485. Rhonda says:

    I would love to make a quilt out of these happy flower prints.

  486. Janet Neely says:

    Pansies! They always make me smile…

  487. My favorite flower is Agapanthus, also known as “Lily of the Nile”!

  488. Patricia Massey says:

    I love all flowers however the violet is my favorite. As a child the banks of a creek that ran neat our home was covered with wild violets every Spring. It was so beautiful and the smell was pure heaven.

  489. My favorite flower is Agapanthus, also known as “Lily of the Nile”. : )

  490. Mary Hyatt says:

    Wildflowers, what is one person sees as a weed, I see beauty.

  491. Linn Pata says:

    love these fabrics!!! my favorite flower is the daylily.

  492. Evelyn Chagnon says:

    Zinnias…humble but radiant!

  493. Dottie Alexander says:

    I had a terrible scare with my granddaughter this week and if I had not had my quilting and applique, I would have lost my mind. I am so very grateful for this hobby and “addiction”. I would love to win these beautiful florals.

  494. Eileen Lloyd says:

    I love purple petunias

  495. Tamara says:

    I love all flowers but the peace rose is my all time fav. Those fabrics look beautiful & I love that purse pattern.

  496. Barb Erb says:

    I love grape hyacinths, irises, orchids, lilies, and bouquets of wild flowers. These fabric prints are AWESOME!

  497. Nancy Root says:

    I really like Cone Flowers. They are pretty and droopy looking like Eyor!

  498. Diana D says:

    Difficult choice–there are so many! But I would have to choose the rose for both its beauty and its scent. Coming in a close second would be lilacs.

  499. Gay Kennedy says:

    My favorite flower…oh my….I love flowers of any kind but I do adore the brightness of gerber daisies…..they just make me happy!!

  500. Linda says:

    My favorite flowers are lillies.

  501. wendy greene says:

    Beautiful Colors in those bundles.

  502. Laura Halvorson says:

    My favorite flower is what ever is currently blooming in my garden. Peonies, roses, glads, bleeding hearts, etc. Love them all!

  503. Janet says:

    I love and adore Carnations, they make me smile anytime I’m lucky enough to have a vase of them in my craft room and they have been the subject of many an embroidery project.

  504. Linda says:

    toss-up between gerbera daisies and lillies. (really i love all flowers)

  505. Lorraine Davis says:

    Love gardenias and Fons & Porter tv series.

  506. Rowena Kerr says:

    Oh, I love flowers…with zinnia being my favorite.

  507. Susan S says:

    Oh, just gorgeous! What a cute purse and I love the fabric.

  508. Megan Haertel says:

    I love Jasmine, I love it so much I named my daughter after the flower. But deep down I really love all types of flowers. So while I say I like Jasmine, I also like tulips, tiger lilies, roses, etc…

  509. Patricia Massey says:

    The violet. As a child they grew wild on a creek bank near our home. Beautiful.

  510. Teresa says:

    The fabric is beautiful and I love the pattern. I would be happy to win either one of them.

  511. Nan Eaton says:

    I love Carnations because of their beautiful colors, fragrant smells, and longlasting lives.

  512. Samantha Neal says:

    My favorite flower is the Iris. They remind me of my grandmother’s iris garden with hundreds of irises and a rainbow of color.

  513. Christi Walter says:

    I would have to say violets are my favorite flower, because I have such good memories of picking them for my great grandmother and my mom as a child, and of my children picking them for me. Still remember putting them in water in left over pill bottles on the windowsill in the kitchen. Seeing them makes me smile, whether in the yard, or on fabric.

  514. Susan Slattery says:

    I love lilacs! Love the color, the smell, the flower itself and everything about them.

  515. Jan says:

    Great fabric line. Love the colors.

  516. Diane Olin White says:

    Pansies are my favorites. They remind me of my grandmother’s garden, come if fabulous color combinations, and show their happy “faces”.

  517. Carol Yemola says:


  518. Evelyn says:

    Roses are my favorite — any and all colors!

  519. Sandy says:

    I love, love, love peonies!

  520. Sharie says:

    Oh guess favorite is Iris any color. Thanks for chance to win giveaway!

  521. Kate DeKlerck says:

    Love these fun, colourful, beautiful florals!!! Soooo much amazingness could be created with these!!

  522. laurie says:

    Stargazer…pretty and smells wonderful…

  523. Barbara K says:

    I love Daisies, any kind any color

  524. Myia M Danley says:

    I’d love to win the pattern, I need a bag to carry my change of clothes in when I go out ballooning. This bag would be perfect to put shorts and Chaco’s into!!!

  525. Nora Goldstein says:

    Lilly of the Valley :)

  526. elaine glenesk says:

    i love the look of Scottish thisles, but I guess my fav flower would be asters,,,,, al colors and then also my fav…. sunflowers!!!!!!….

  527. Rosa Matney says:

    I love Roses, wonder why? I love bright and vibrant colors. Rosa

  528. Karon Henderson says:

    My favorite flower is the adorable pansy

  529. Katrina Carnagey says:

    I love all flowers – they are my go to whenever looking for colors that go well together. My favorite are the wild violets. Such a dainty little gift of purple beauty, sometimes in unexpected places.

  530. Geri Salisbury says:

    Love your site. Thanks for opportunity to win those beautiful fabrics or the tote kit.

  531. Kelly K. says:

    Hydrangeas, gerber daisies and stargazer lilies…I love them all so much, j can’t n choose just one!!

  532. Mary Abbott says:

    I love Fon and Porter the magazine asre just great and easy to follow.

  533. petrina calvin says:

    I love Forget-me-Nots. They are small, but every time I see them I smile.

  534. Amy Eileen Koester says:

    Daffodils are my fav, with violets a close second.

  535. Lynne Ferraccio says:

    I love yellow roses and daisies

  536. Laurie Sieg says:

    Orchids have become my favorite flower, ever since I realized I could grow them and get them to bloom again. Very easy and very satisfying.

  537. Jenny Moore says:

    I love carnations. Hope I am the lucky one.

  538. beverly says:

    tulips of course!

  539. Mary Heino says:

    Roses have been my favorite since visiting Portland, Oregon’s rose festival as a child.
    I love the fat quarter kit.

  540. Maxine says:

    Love a variety of flowers but carnations probably favorite

  541. Gloria Wedo says:

    Daisies. I had them in my wedding flowers.

  542. Annette Kahrs says:

    Fons & Porter always shows us the coolest stuff. I love it!!

  543. Elizabeth Guy says:

    I love these day lillies. I planted a variety of colors in my garden and they are beautiful.

  544. Delores Hernandez says:

    I love Fons and Porter. Of all the quilting magazines available I find Fons and Porter to be the one keep going to . Love the PBS series. Although I miss seeing LIz , Mary is a nice addition.

  545. Tricia McKinstry says:

    Gerbera daisies and pansies are my favorite.

  546. Kathie says:

    I love them all!!

  547. Nancy OB says:

    My favorite flower is Gardenia. Like this offer, beautiful but difficult to get!

  548. Anna Yoakum says:

    I love any color and type of roses!

  549. Lajeana says:

    My favorite flowers are tulips and lilies. I love the variety of colors in the tulip family. I used white star lilies as my main flower in my wedding in remembrance of my great grandmother.

  550. Rhonda Best says:

    My favorite flower is the dahlia. They are just so pretty.

  551. Ruth D says:

    beautiful fabrics!

  552. Dale Wallace says:

    My favorite flower s are orchids but my favorite arrangement is a variety of wildflowers.

  553. Janell Baker says:

    Oh, just love the Sweet Pea and have since I was a young girl picking them in my Grandma’s garden… the smell is divine and full of wonderful memories!

  554. Kay Gifford says:

    My favorite are daliahs and peonies .

  555. Patti Faivor says:

    Lillies… any kind of lilly

  556. Gwen says:

    My favourite flower is the fuschia, because it brings hummingbirds to my yard!

  557. denise danish says:

    I planting gladious in the garden this year. The colors of the fabric remind me of the bright flowers…… sweet!

  558. Cathie Scanlon says:

    I’ve been sewing for years, but am new to the world of quilting. Love the magazine and the TV show.

  559. Vonda B. says:

    I love Irises, any color is just fine.

  560. Ann says:

    I am new to the Mary McGuire collection of fabric and designs. Now I’ll be looking for them when I shop!

  561. Debby Gallup says:

    I love lilacs…they are my favorite color and they smell wonderful!!!
    I <3 Fons and Porter….great quilting go to for all my needs :-)

  562. Penny Stone says:

    My favorite flower is a tiger lily :)

  563. Paula says:

    Four O’Clocks are my fave. :)

  564. Iris Joan Wilson says:

    I would love to win something from you! I have never won anything but I sure like your facebook showings!!!

  565. Susan says:

    Awsome Fabric choices and designs!!

  566. Michele Kesler says:

    Love these fabrics and pattern! Thanks for the opportunity. My favorite flower is a hyacinth = purpley with a heavenly smell!

  567. Jeannie Murphy says:

    I so very much love lilacs! I could fill jars and jars of them and spread them all over my home.

  568. Lucille says:

    I love Fons &Porter’s television show! Thank you for the opportunity to win there fabrics!

  569. Amanda Geyer says:

    I’m a sucker for snapdragons, but my absolute favourite flowers are the blossoms on the orange tree in my back yard, because they indicate how huge my orange crop will be. That tree is over 50 years old, planted by my husband’s maternal uncle, for HIS mother’s enjoyment. That tree gives the sweetest, juiciest, seedless oranges, every year.

  570. Jennifer R says:

    I love all flowers so that is a hard one….. but probably snapdragons. I love all the colors they come in and used to make them “talk” and “sing” as a child with my Grandma.

  571. Donna Stanford says:

    What a beautiful to say Perky, Love the colors

  572. paula preti says:

    I love all flowers. Daisy’s are my favorite.

  573. Susan Appleman says:

    My favorite flowers are roses. I used to swing in Grandma’s porch swing and love to smell the roses growing on the trellis close by.

  574. Brenda Miller says:

    My favorite flower is the petunia. You can find them in any color of the rainbow.

  575. Janet Hartje says:

    I love the snow crocus, it is so brave and strong, breaking through that last bit of winter snow to give us a glimpse of the beautiful spring.

  576. I love the combinations of colors!

  577. Kathy J says:

    These fabrics have inspired me to dig through my stash and make something today!

  578. Patty Morales says:

    Purple Iris, they make me smile.

  579. Emily says:

    my favorite flower is the delphinium in all the blues it comes in. my second favorite is every other flower because there is beauty in every single one.

  580. Marilynn Huffman says:

    I would love to win!

  581. Lawana says:

    Love freesia

  582. Rynetta Coetzee says:

    I love all flowers but roses (used to have 65 rose bushes in my garden), peonies and little violets are my favorites.

  583. Janet says:

    My favourite flower is Blue Iris. They stand so regally in any garden.

  584. cheryl hammond says:

    I love roses!!

  585. gayle says:

    I love flowers and so does my granddaughter. She is just learning to sew and loves to make doll clothes with flower material.

  586. Lyn Kaufmann says:

    Dahlias! These are beautiful looking fabrics and great prizes, Thank you.

  587. Noella Dion says:

    Go Fons and Porter! As soon as I see those names pop up, I sit up and take notice. Fons and Porter is a name I am proud to see on any of my quilting notions, quilt kits, quilt shows from TV (I think I have them all on DVD!) and magazines, wow! and anything else! In 2010 I went on a Fons and Porter Quilt Cruise, and spent a half hour just shooting the breeze with Marianne Fons! Such a super woman! It is one of my fondest memories! Thanks Fons and Porter, without you my life would be extremely dull.

  588. Cecilia says:

    My favorite flower is the gardenia. I love the scent.

  589. Judy Keener says:

    I love to hand quilt. I started a whole cloth; but my husband became very ill with his heart early March of this year. As a registered nurse I have been taking car of him instead quilting. This would be a nice project to start and get back in the groove. Love your tips and show and notions.

  590. Connie Johanson says:

    I seem to have a favorite flower for nearly every month, but being I was born in April the sweet pea tops my list. The fabric is beautiful! Thank you Fons and Porter for always inspiring my quilting.

  591. Barri Harges says:

    I just love these fabrics, so pretty and bright,they make me smile.

  592. Laura Wheeler says:

    Oh, how absolutely awesome! Love it!

  593. anita villedas says:

    Yellow and red roses

  594. Betty Dobberpuhl says:

    A Morning Glory is my favorite

  595. Kathy Elamon says:

    Love all kinds of flowers but think I’d have to say Bearded Iris are my favorite. Love these fabrics too!

  596. Debbie Yandell says:

    Hydrangea they are so beautiful & smell wonderful.

  597. Becky Hall says:

    I love flowers of all kinds!! I’ve recently fallen in love with the shabby chick & vintage look and from what I can tell, these would look wonderful made into either type of quilty projects!! I watch your TV show every week, my favorite part, is the tips!! So many great ideas!!

  598. Judy Carey says:

    Thoroughly enjoying the 2200 series! Thanks, Marianne, for the information on scalloped borders!

  599. Sandy Lasher says:

    I love an orchids my Aunt Molly grew them and I always thought they was so lovely!!

  600. gail stansberry says:

    love the beauty and fragrance of lilac’s.

  601. Judith Dasher says:

    Has to be hydrangeas!

  602. Janet T says:

    I love roses!! I love the colors, the smells, everything about them! It sends me to my happy place. Thank you for the chance to win. Have a rosy day!

  603. Lisa says:


  604. sue t says:

    Pansies! I just love their happy little faces.

  605. Carolyn Prock says:

    Yellow Roses…

  606. Michelle Lewis says:

    Pick me! Pick me! Love all the bright colors. Makes me feel happy!

  607. Brenda Branscome says:

    My favorite flower is hydrangeas and I love the patterns from Fons and Porter’s.

  608. carol williams says:

    Love flowers, all kinds, and these fabrics are beautiful

  609. Kathy N says:

    Gerber Daisy….thanks for the opportunity!

  610. Jeanette Kennedy Asiala says:

    My favorite flower is the thistle and the purple heather.

  611. Gale W. says:

    Gorgeous fabrics & pattern. My favorite flower is an orange Tiger Lily. I had these growing outside my bedroom window growing up & transplanted some of them to my home now. They remind me of being young & hopeful.

  612. kriswithmany says:

    Roses. Especially ones that are more than one color.

  613. Carol LaBella says:

    There are so many flowers that bring me happiness that it’s hard to choose. Love Lily of the Valley, Lilac, daisy, pansies, Hydrangea…and sweet smelling roses. Love floral fabrics and I’m planning on working on a quilt of flowers for next Spring. Would love to win.

  614. Connie says:

    I just love bright and sunny

  615. SHIRLEY B says:

    Have always loved marigolds, brings back memories from parent’s garden. From my own garden, love daylilies, begonias, and gerber daisies

  616. Edie says:

    I love the handbag colors….the turquoise/yellow/white well as the other pinks and purples. These little bags are such fun to make. When I need a new purse, I make one of the color I need at the time.

  617. I love lilacs and peonies and roses.

  618. Dianna Smith says:

    Love these prints and also the bag patterns!

  619. Terry Senko says:

    Lilacs and tulips are my favorite flowers. And LOQ is my favorite sewing/quilting show!

  620. Jennifer Palma says:

    I love columbine flowers

  621. Holly Jessop says:

    I lived in Hawai’i for 6 years, and so love plumeria flowers.

  622. Jackie Demyers says:

    I love Fons & Porter I watch them every Saturday morning. My favorite flowers are lilacs, lavender roses, and birds of paradise.

  623. Alene Knox says:

    Oh! The gorgeous Mary McGuire fabrics could make THE most beautiful surprise gifts, such as a lap quilt, for an elderly person who could use some ‘flowers’ in their life. What a joy your gift could make for a person who is older, down & out. Thank you for a chance to win the fabrics, which I’d immediately turn into a secret gift quilt for someone.

  624. Laurie Rush says:

    My favorite flowers are Hydrangeas and Lilacs. I love those floral print fabrics. Oh the things I could do with them. hehehehe

  625. Ruth Ho says:

    I love all flowers…. doesn’t matter what kind/what color. They are sooo beautiful and each one sooo special!

  626. Bonnie Pfrimmer says:

    You have over 600 posts. That is great…Do you read all of these? Love your magazine.. My favorite flower is Sweet Peas. They smell wonderful and there colors are so pretty. Thank you for the giveaways.

  627. chris kishazy says:

    Wow, love both items! Thanks

  628. Vicky Bennett says:

    I love the bag..would love to make it!
    The fabric is beautiful also!

  629. Sharon Phagan says:

    I love Morning Glories. Have a trellis with them on it and they are beautiful

  630. cherie L says:

    Love the colors of Hydrangas but love the smell of lilacs!

  631. Joyce Denning says:

    Sunflowers! Sunflowers are so happy! Love the fabrics and the pattern!

  632. Regina Miron says:

    I love all flowers, but my favorite is Old Fashion Roses. I grow them in my garden and my “handle” on most links is “Gemrosegarden”. My mother’s name was Rose, and my niece, Rose, named all her girls middle name Rose.

  633. Amanda Best says:

    The magnolia is, and has always been, my favorite flower.

  634. Melissa says:

    I like Hydrangeas!

  635. Sandy T says:

    Love daisies!!

  636. Grace N Glassinger says:

    very pretty fabrics

  637. says:

    I absolutely love peonies – all colors – even with the ants!!!

  638. Mary Coombe says:

    These would be great fabrics to work with. Can think of some fun projects they would fit right into.

  639. Rhonda Ogle says:

    I absolutely love peonies – any color – even with the ants!!

  640. Anna Cooper says:

    I have made so many patterns from Fons and Porter’s Love of Quilting magazine and the directions are marvelous! I haven’t always found that in other publications. Thank you for many happy hours of quilting!

  641. Grace N Glassinger says:

    ooops got distracted fave flower has changed used to be iris but now it is the tomato blossom.

  642. Aubrey says:

    I love every kind of Lily, and I also love Iris’. My grandmother had an iris plant that was purple and smelled like grapes.

  643. Diane Drumm says:

    I love deep purple violets!

  644. Annis Gerner says:

    My favorite flower is peonies.

  645. Shari Manning says:

    Stargaze Lilies are my favorite, but flowers in general bring a smile to my face (and my heart)

  646. Jane Dietl says:

    Beautiful floral fabrics. Roses are my favorites.

  647. Judy Fleck says:

    I love all flowers but lilies are so beautiful and come in so many colors.

  648. Sheila Goss says:

    I love Hydrangea & Roses

  649. I love roses, reminds me of grandma’s sheets and comfort

  650. Sheila Byrne says:

    My favorite flower is the iris. Both my mother and grandmother grew them and so do I and both my daughters, the one using them in her wedding. I also love those fabrics and the bag design! Would be thrilled to win either.

  651. would love to win the fat bundle. Not very lucky though

  652. Jackie Scurrah says:

    I love all flowers but the fragrant ones are my favourites! The colours in the hand bag kit are so gorgeous.

  653. My favorite flower are any color of clematis. Just love them!

  654. Sandra Walker says:

    I love all flowers and especially roses with
    all the beautiful colors they come in.

  655. Cindy Poteet says:

    Purple Bearded (with yellow) Iris is my all time fav. But for fall it’s the Zinnias & Spider Mums.

  656. Janet says:

    I love Yellow Roses. After all I live in Texas!

  657. Dawn Frisch says:

    Looks like you made your goal! Congrats! I love iris’ and roses of course – they are my favorite!

  658. Marcy Price says:

    My favorite flower is the Red Rose.

  659. Gita says:

    I always love florals !

  660. Darlene Thompson says:

    Gladiolus and Lilies…..
    to be honest, all flowers are beautiful, a vase filled with mixed flowers is awesome!!!

  661. Melissa Yarnell says:

    I love yellow roses and quilting.

  662. Sue Laufer says:

    Pikake. It’s a Hawaiian flower. It has a wonderful fragrance & makes into stunning lei.

  663. Jan G says:

    I love all flowers, but Roses and Iris I f I have to pick!! Cherry Blossoms smell soooo good tooo!! I would love the fat quarters they would make beautiful quilted table runners!! That would always be in full bloom!!!

  664. My grandmother used to have beautiful red hibiscus flowers in her garden. Those are favorites, but I also love other old fashioned flowers such as sweet William and phlox.

  665. Ann Southall says:

    I am just itching to start a new quilt and the Fons and Porter stuff just gets be energized and ready to go.

  666. LeAnne L says:

    Crocus and gladiolas. Can’t narrow it down to just one.

  667. Debbie Millard says:

    Favorite flower?? I love them all!!! I pick one as my favorite then find another one. Perhaps due to the amazing fragrance lilacs give off I’d pick them if I had to pick just one. I LOVE the bright colors of this fabric bundle!! Was just thinking this past week that I needed to make a new purse/bag….these would be great!!

  668. Marilyn S says:

    I love tulips in the Spring — they start the progression of flowers into Summer for me.

  669. CAtherine Schueler says:

    Bleeding Hearts

  670. Carol Rose says:

    Beautiful fabric. Flowers always make me smile and be happy. You can almost smell their fragrance! :)

  671. Debbie Holman says:

    Such happy colors!

  672. Pat Levac says:

    Bright, sunny and happy! Love the fabrics! Maybe I will win.

  673. Roxana Johnson says:

    Gerber Daisies are my favorite, but I love all flowers. Ready to start a new project with those beautiful fabrics. Good luck everyone!

  674. Jan Evancho says:

    My favorite flower is the purple larkspur. It reseeds and always leaves me a few offspring to redistribute through my garden each season. I love it’s colorful intensity next to wispy pink cosmos and multicolored snapdragons. I love the fabric bundle. It reminds me of the bright colors of my garden on a sunny summer morning.

  675. Teresa Lollar says:

    I like daisies and sunflowers

  676. Kimberly says:

    I love calla lilies and peachy roses.

  677. Tami Schierman says:

    I love Fons & Porter and I love flowers and purses. I would love to make this purse as a gift to my daughter. Thanks!!

  678. Maryellen says:


  679. Laura Daly says:

    I love Calla Lilly’s and for get me knots

  680. Terri Bryant says:

    The Texas Bluebonnet a beautiful wildflower that covers our farm in April!!!!

  681. sally jones says:

    I have never made a quilt from fat quarters, I think this fabric would be so much fun for that project.

  682. Cathy Romanczuk says:

    My favorite flower is the iris. Irises come in many colors such as blue and purple, white and yellow, pink and orange, brown and red, and even black.

  683. Nanci Istock says:


  684. Betty Bell says:

    Such pretty patterns. Hope I win.

  685. Ann says:

    I love carnations. I love watching the Fons and Porter shows on Saturdays.

  686. Marilyn says:


  687. Margaret M says:

    I love roses and lilies of the valley….and hibiscus, peonies, violets, carnations…lol! and on and on. I love flowers! What a fun giveaway! thanks.

    • Margaret M says:

      I came here on Aug 11 to see if a winner was posted. Just for fun I decided to look for my post. I was surprised when I couldn’t find it after looking through everything twice. I was sure I had posted in the afternoon long before 5pm…and here my post is marked 6:21pm. Confused and hope I still qualify. Thanks. Posting time delay?

      • Margaret M says:

        So, I just checked the follow up post. It says 6:24 pm and it is 2:24 pm here in Florida! ;o)

        • Margaret M says:

          So, having fun here…went to your time converter above and it is marking the time on this blog with Greenwich Mean Time! England! lol!

  688. Maggie Potter says:

    Loves Fons and Porter. Watch it every Saturday on PBS. Love these fabrics.

  689. Linda Whitham says:

    Now that is very hard to answer as every flower is my favourite but if I had to choose just one I would have to say Lily of the Valley, with their sweet little white bells just ringing out to me to take a little sniff!

  690. jean says:

    Love these fabrics and all summer flowers. THanks for the chance.

  691. mare says:

    I hate to say it but I prefer artificial ones. I’m the kiss of death for flowers. In fact, I murdered an air fern. Other than that, floral prints lend themselves to so many wonder projects.

  692. Maggie Potter says:

    I forgot to tell my favorite flower is a pansy.

  693. Sheila says:

    My favorite flowers are lilies and begonia’s they’ve been in our flower garden for years and all different colors.

  694. Theresa Sheldon says:


  695. Karen Fisher says:

    Bird of Paradise is my favorite flower…love the bundle of fabrics…would make a wonderful purse.

  696. Gloria says:

    My favourite flower is orchid and I love anything Fons and Porter, I also enjoy all their free patterns and giveaways.

  697. Louise Mills says:

    Love to watch your show. I learn something every time I watch it. I wish it was on more. Thanks for the chance to win the prize!!

  698. Louise Mills says:

    Carnations are my favorite flower!!!

  699. Margaret Lawrence says:

    I like flowers – period – but one of favorites is the petunia. Floral fabrics always get my attention! Thanks for the chance to win…

  700. Marybeth P says:


  701. Judy Hembd says:

    Wisteria or Blue Bonnets are my favorite flowers. Love how delicate they are as well as the colors.

  702. Jacquie says:

    I love all kind of flowers but lilacs bring back a lot of memories. Would love to win this beautiful prize.

  703. margaret s says:

    My favorite flower are white tulips. Add small purple flowers and greens viola my favorite arrangement!!

  704. Kathleen Robinson says:

    I can no longer get Fons and Porter on our cable network but try to keep up thru their website

  705. Julie Miller says:

    New fabrics on the Island are hard for me to come by. But I am rather set on bag designs. Decisions, decisions, decisions! Non- Aloha florals! Something I have not had for a while!

  706. Janeen B says:

    Cala Lilies are so beautiful. Just love them.

  707. Rose Leslie says:

    The fat quarters are just beautiful. Love colors in quilting and any thing that I do.
    OH my what grand designs and quilting that could be.
    The other is also beautiful. Love all the colors that you have brought out for us to love and drool over.

  708. Diane Erickson says:

    Favorite flower to smell, Plumeria. Reminds me of Hawaii. Favorite flower to look at, Daisy. Daisies make everyone smile.

  709. Florence Young says:

    I can’t make a decision between roses and carnations-love them all.

  710. Edna Stevens says:

    I love Surprise Lilies, because they bloom when you least expect them to. I enjoy the Fons & Porter show and magazine

  711. Karen Boyle says:

    I just love all the things Fons and Porter as .They have a wonderful magazine with lots of things to make and lots of great tips I’m sure I will find something to make with the fat quarters .Good Luck everyone !!!!

  712. Judy Emery says:

    Those are beautiful colors on both prizes. I’d like to win either one of them!

    Fons and Porters is the best!!!

  713. barbara says:

    Fantastic give away

  714. Holly McLean says:

    I love most flowers, but I’m currently enamoured with bee balm.
    Such pretty fabrics!

  715. Carol K E says:

    Gardenias are my all time favorite, with hibiscus a very close second.

  716. Marjorie Guth says:


  717. Christine says:

    Just love the vibrant colors. They are so alive.

  718. Cindy Lawhorn says:

    Pink Peony

  719. Rosemary Griffis says:

    My favorite flower to look at is — all of them. My favorite flowers to smell are roses, lilacs, honeysuckle, etc.

  720. Suey Thomas says:

    My favorite flower is the Hibiscus … I’m Okinawan and it reminds me of my Obachan’s garden!

  721. Charlotte Henley says:

    I love so many flowers! But I think my favorite is the Shasta Daisy.

  722. Karen Pendlay says:

    Love to do projects with fat quarters and love the bag pattern. Can’t wait to see if I win!!

  723. BevM says:

    My favourite flower is the Gerber Daisy although I love all flowers. Thanks for this opportunity. Fingers crossed!

  724. Sandy Boyette says:

    My favorite flower(s) are the one’s my husband gives me.

  725. Melody Gruenhagen says:

    I love all flowers. And Fons and Porter. I’ve Made many of their designs.

  726. vicki says:

    My favorites are daisy….or whatever kind my daughter is handing me. :)

  727. Nancy Karas says:

    My favorite flower is the DAISY – its what I carried at my wedding 48 years ago and it remains my number 1 favorite to this day. The are so pretty and just seem to last forever.

  728. Cathy Crist says:

    I can’t narrow it down to just one. I love all the spring flowers! The 2 I get the most excited about are irises and peonies.

  729. Kathy R says:

    Good question! I like tulips, but I think my favorite is iris. They have such variety and colors! They are my Mom’s favorite, and she raised them for years, and showed them at iris shows!

  730. Barb says:

    I love so many flowers. In the house I like roses or carnations. In my garden I love daylilies. Those fabrics look yummy. I love totes and the more the better.

  731. Lois Fackler says:

    My favorite flower is the peony, smells wonderful too!

  732. Marlene Dorrestyn says:

    I love sunflowers this time of year!

  733. Cheryl Yost says:

    I love Star Gazer Lilies they have the best scent, I just love them. They make me feel really good when I smell them. Plus I love Fons & Porter everything!

  734. Ann Robeck says:

    Zinnias all colors and varieties!

  735. Trese Steinaway says:

    My favorite flower in my garden is the cone flower (otherwise known as Echinacea ). It stays vibrant in the garden for weeks during the heat of the summer!

  736. cheryl hubbard says:

    My favorite flower is peach roses

  737. Sue W. says:

    Lily of the Valley is my favorite flower. It’s so delicate and has such a lovely scent.

  738. Sally says:

    I love pink Peonies!

  739. Linda Boerner says:

    Love ALL colors of roses.
    Thanks for chance to win cool “stuff”

  740. Suzi says:

    I love tulips & daffodils in the spring! Such bright colors that signal the end of winter!

  741. Cathy says:

    Lilacs are my favorite. Love the color and the smell.

  742. Dawn Hollingsworth says:

    Great giveaway!! I love calla lilies/lilies and peonies!!

  743. Sally Heise says:

    Lilacs are my fav and yellow roses are a close second

  744. Phyllis Thoren says:

    I love Fons and Porter. I watch their show every Saturday.


  745. Libby Mahaffey-Haytas says:

    I have to favorites CARNATIONS and GARDENIAS…………………… :)

  746. Rebecca Keith says:

    I love reading your pages and watching your videos, thanks for the opportunity to win both prizes are wonderful, and I would love to have either…thanks for what you do, so many people just don’t understand quilters…

  747. Anne Pope says:

    Red Carnations :)

  748. Julie Foster says:

    OK….I usually don’t care for green — but that blue & green print is gorgeous!

  749. Barbara Pricola says:

    I love these fabrics!!! Who wouldn’t love beautiful florals?!

  750. Kim Turner says:

    Yellow roses are my favorite. :)

  751. Doris Powers says:

    Carnations and daisies are my fave. Praying I win!!!

  752. Jan Dolan says:

    I think I’d have to say a soft pink rose is my favorite flower.

  753. Gwen Fangman says:

    I love Rubrum lilies – bright pink and white!

  754. Kathleen Giles says:

    Lavender – beautiful, and relaxing. Just like quilting!

  755. Susan Brooks says:

    My favorite flower is Lady Slipper, you find the pink flower when you walk in the woods here in New England. A close second would be Jack in the Pulpit.

  756. Ailsa Johnson says:

    I have a tie for my favourite flower – peonies and lilacs :)

  757. Z Any Mouse says:

    My favorite flower has always been the beautiful California Poppy. Such bright little flowers, covering California hillsides. One thing I love about them is that they close up shop when the sun goes down, and then open back up at dawn.

  758. Debra says:

    Alstomeria, also known as Peruvian Lily.

  759. Karen Green says:

    White Daisy’s with bright yellow centers!

  760. Marie Gilkey says:

    I watch your show on Saturday mornings, thanks to KCPS, channel 19 out of Kansas City, MO. I wish you could be on longer than 30 minutes though! I learn so much from your segments. Thanks for being available in our area.

  761. Gail Tesson says:


  762. Linda Himmel says:

    Oh I have so many favorites, what a choice. I guess it would be roses as my number one on the list. It would be so much fun making and designing a new quilt project with this prize!

  763. Christine Martinson says:

    Looks like you sure got the comments. The fabric looks wonderful as does the tote bag.

  764. Jan Gossman says:

    Oh my, what gorgeous colors! What I could do with those colors…make a pretty wall hanging for our public library!

  765. Lynn Ball says:

    I enjoy Fons and Porter!

  766. Karen Woolley says:

    I love hydrangeas!

  767. Margo Akamine says:

    My favorite flowers are what grow in my yard..plumeria, anthurium, hibiscus, roses and bougainvillea, The colors int he fabric are gorgeous! Thank you for the chance to win!

  768. Robin Martin says:

    Daffodils. I love them. Sign of new beginnings every spring.

    Love F&P. I get the magazine and the DVD’s. All very helpful and inspiring.

  769. Barbara Snider says:

    I love Spider Mums.

  770. dar kent says:

    I love, love fat quarters and kits. please pick me!

  771. Gloria Cauthen says:

    I love all flowers. Hard to say which is my favorite.

  772. Vicci Conway says:

    Looks like you got a lot more than 300; so proof positive that people read your blog – even on a workday and a Friday afternoon. Cute fabric; if you pick my name, please give to someone else though – I’ve enough fabric for the moment!

  773. Ronna Gilani says:

    Look at those beautiful florals!! And the darling purse! I’d love to win either one!

  774. Patricia Westin says:

    I love lilies.

  775. Ann says:

    My favorite flower is the sunflower.

  776. Lori Hiedeman says:

    I’ve been so busy remodeling my kitchen that I haven’t had time to shop for fabric or spend time at my sewing machine. I’m hoping that will change very soon..! I could use some new fabric to update my stash..!!

  777. My favorite flower is the Pansy. Love the fabrics!!

  778. Mary Jean Price says:

    I love all flowers but my favorite is roses.

  779. Mary Ellen says:

    I think I missed the deadline by a few minutes! Darn. Hope you got the 500.

  780. Lisa McCarty says:

    I sure love those marigolds! Easy to care for & companion plant with tomatoes & peppers. But, gardening is only second to collecting fabric & piecing quilt tops!

  781. Mary Jane says:

    I love poppies.

  782. I’ve been battling a hip replacement gone bad for 8 months and am seriously in need of a bundle of fat quarters!!!

  783. Barbara Bier says:

    I love deep purple tulips

  784. Dorris Dale says:

    I love Lillies

  785. Kathleen B says:

    This is a lot of comments. Great prizes. Love the pattern and fabric. My favorite flower is purple lilac for its color and smell. Thanks!

  786. Kim Jones says:

    Love it!

  787. Kimberly Redwood says:

    and this is why i say “TGfFaPFG”

    Thank God for Fons and Porter’s Friday Give-away!

  788. Debbie Ainley says:

    I like any flower that is on FREE fabric that I win!! :) But if I had to choose just one….I guess it would have to be any color of roses.

  789. RaNay Lentsch says:

    This fabric is awesome!! It reminds me of my garden with all the different flowers!!

  790. Gina Hull says:


  791. Kim Alston says:

    I love Pansies and honeysuckle. Childhood memories of these. And I love everything Fons and Porter!

  792. ELIZABETH CROSS says:

    I Love roses. they are the only flower I consentrat on growing and always look for fabric covered with roses . (Love Fons and Porter also)

  793. Vickie Ludiker says:

    Love the florals!!

  794. Nancy McFall says:

    Roses are my favorite but daisies are a close second.

  795. Joyce Robbins says:

    I can’t think of a flower I do not like! Flowers are like God’s crayons, they add color and scent wherever they are.

  796. Liz says:

    I like all flowers but I really like Forget-Me-Nots.
    Thanks for the giveaway .

  797. Janice Clayton says:

    My favorite flower is iris’s and glad’s.

  798. Debra says:

    I love “black” irises and the wild fields of lupine (purple, pink, white, blue) on Deer Isle, Maine.

  799. Liz Mosier says:


  800. Karen Cozatt says:

    I love the prints and handbags are so much fun to make. would love to win either of these.

  801. Deb Smith says:

    peonies & iris baby! :-)

  802. anne lewis says:

    My favorite flower is an antique pink rose. Mariann Fons is one of my favorite quilters.

  803. valerie csmith says:

    Favorite flower: I guess the daisy-but I like any country garden flower–just look at my yard!

  804. Peggy Lipinski says:

    What a hard question–depends on the season–right now hydrangea- big puffy balls of either white or colored

  805. Jeannie Zimmerman says:

    I love the graceful Iris!

  806. Miriam says:

    I love stargazer lilies!

  807. Rita McCart says:

    Star Gazer Lilly’s, they have the most amazing smell. One flower can smell up your whole house. :)

  808. roxane says:

    Magnolias. The smell just draws me in and reminds me of being at my ‘aunts’ house (an elderly neighbor). I have a large red bowl that was hers, and like her, I float the large fragrant blooms in them. Brings back wonderful memories of a woman who was very proper around everyone except me when she was ornery. We would sit on her screened porch and talk for hours and watch the boats go down river while my daughter played on the floor.

  809. Kathy C says:

    Red roses – we have a Chrysler Imperial hybrid tea rose by our house that smells wonderful!

  810. Lesia Key says:

    My favorite flower would be the Iris :)

  811. Lesia Key says:

    My favorite flower would be the Iris

  812. Nancy says:

    Pansy is my favorite – so many colors!

  813. Susan Nicol says:

    Oh dear. Some of us don’t get a chance to check the blogs until after 5.

  814. Joan says:

    I love black eyed susan. So pretty!

  815. Debbi Biedler says:


  816. Barbara says:

    Zinnas are one of my favorites! Then sunflowers.

  817. Donna G says:

    Very nice opportunity. thank you

  818. Linda Barnes says:

    I love all the colors and love all flowers, think first is roses then hydranges

  819. Christine Westbrook says:

    I love roses! Bunches of them! Thank you!

  820. Diane Wunschel says:

    I love sunflowers!

  821. Jennine Duda says:

    Morning Glories, because they remind me of my beautiful daughter, Glory.

  822. Peggy Farrell says:

    I love pink roses, and the smell is fabulous.

  823. Cheryl Matthews says:

    My most favorite is Orchids then roses then pansies.

  824. Cheryl says:

    Yellow roses nice fabrics

  825. Jo Anne Abel says:

    Gerber Daisies are happy and fun.

  826. Hilda gamble says:

    I love pansy blooms soo pretty and these print are wonderful!

  827. Angelia L. says:

    My favorite flower is the daisy…..followed closely by the pansy. Thank You!

  828. Cy Swendsen says:

    This temporarily transplanted Texan loves the yellow roses.

  829. Barb says:

    So Pretty. Love roses

  830. Darlene Krystal says:

    flowers are the coolest for appliques…I love rose fabric and hummingbird fabric for a cool quilt block……

  831. my fav flower are Poppies! and I love any fabric that has them in it!

  832. Jessica Troian says:

    My favourite flower is the peony! Thanks for another fantastic giveaway!

  833. toni hills says:

    Like the emails and the patterns and insructions

  834. I Love Fons and Porter,I watch their program every Saturday and I get the Fons and Porter Quilting magazine,I also Love watching Mary on the Craftsy program

  835. Mary Smith says:

    I love any flower but the Peony is one of my favorites. They are so fragrant, soft in touch and color but the layers of petals add beautiful texture.

  836. Mara says:

    too late to invite anyone, but I like calla lily’s.

  837. Kavita says:

    I knew very little of quilting till I saw d television series on az PBS . Now. I have placed my subscription and ready to learn d quilt using the pattern download techniques in d website

  838. Karrie Smith says:


  839. Irene Chandler says:


  840. Gail Norman says:

    Hey Hey Ho Ho
    Fons & Porter are Quilters you know!!

  841. Janice Bearbower says:

    Love to see all the new patterns and possibities

  842. Janice Bearbower says:

    New to quilting – love all the ideas

  843. Phyllis Domeier says:

    Watch TV show every Sat. – my just isn,t complete until I watch – need to record it when not able to be home – love just about every pattern they do!

  844. Phyllis Domeier says:

    Oops – forgot to tell you my favorite flower is Hibiscus

  845. Maxine says:

    favorite flower carnation

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