DAY 2 GIVEAWAY: Make Hey! While the Sun Shines

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Published:  December 2, 2011
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DAY 2 GIVEAWAY: Make Hey! While the Sun Shines

Day 2 of desktop’s ’12 Days of Christmas’ competition.

Pip Lincolne has become a household name where craft is concerned, introducing a new generation to crochet, patchwork and sewing. She is the singular voice behind her popular blog Meet Me At Mikes, has appeared on the daytime television, is the craft contributor to Frankie and the author of three very crafty books.

Her latest, Make Hey! While the Sun Shines, includes 20 crafty things you can make, with easy to digest step-by-step instructions and patterns. Pip explains how to make make wall hangings, bicycle seat covers, tote bags, customise porcelain and crochet Christmas baubles. Even a novice sewer will become a Janome pro after reading her book!

Thanks to our friends at Hardie Grant we have one copy of Make Hey! While the Sun Shines to give away. For your chance to win leave a comment below before midnight 2 December 2011 AEST.

*Only open to residents in Australia.

All images are copyright by Hardie Grant.

71 Responses

  1. Jessica morrison

    I’ve been a long time fan of Meet me at mikes! I love all the crafty diys and what nots. It would make my christmas very spectacular!

  2. Craig

    She has a pretty fantastic blog :) always good to have new inspiration.

  3. Awesome book, I’d love to win it! (pretty please!)

  4. ashlie

    oh Pip Lincolne is incredible. To have her newest addition next to her Meet Me At Mikes, would make my Christmas, literally! I love getting my craft on, as limited funds push me in to creative corners. I’m so keen to discover Pip’s ideas in Make Hey to inspire my creative corner times.

  5. Rainie

    Ohhh this book is on my Santa wish list. I’ve been a good girl all year Santa……. well mostly anyway, but I promise I haven’t been that bad ;)

  6. Pip’s first two books are fabulous – I’ve just been cutting out patterns from them. I can’t wait to read this one too.

    Happy Christmas, and thanks for running the competition.

  7. Anna Walker

    Please make my Christmas something to look forward to…I am too old for Santa so I have to resort to competition giveaways to make me feel young again :)

  8. Wendy Gibson

    Hey Hey Hey
    Let’s get crafty.
    They say you work to live so don’t live for work.
    Well I work to craft: as I can’t draw, sing or sculpt but I can sew, knit and crochet!
    It’s time to learn another craft…so let me get crafting or is that getting crafty!
    Wendy

  9. oh good lord, I’ve entered about 15 million giveaways of this book… SURELY I must win one soon?

  10. Mem

    Hello! Less talk, more craft! :)

  11. I’d love to get my hands on this book for my Christmas crafty break!! I’ve wanted to buy it since it was released!! Fingers and toes are crossed!

  12. PT

    Yay! Arts & Crafts!

  13. Georgie Hale

    Would love love love to win this delightful book! Love how Pip has made crafty stuff cool again!

  14. I think it’s an omen, I just pointed this book out to a mate on Wednesday as a must have addition to the library!

  15. The sun always shines when there is arty craft going on!

  16. Kim P

    Pip’s blog is actually the best. Wow.

  17. I would love one so much!!

  18. Kat

    The sun is shining and it may be my lucky day.

  19. Philippa C

    So many ideas, so little time. I love it!

  20. Nicole

    …lucky last? Nothing witty to say, just love crafting x

  21. Amazing talent for giving us just the things we want – so fun!

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