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Comment on this blog post or connect with us on Twitter to win sewing patterns from the “Midwest Modern” collection by Amy Butler.

Amy Butler is known for her vibrant and colorful fabrics, but her sewing patterns are just as amazing! Her gorgeous, classic designs are sure to be as fun to wear as they are to make. See the rest of her gorgeous collection here.

Until Tuesday, May 3rd at 12 p.m. EST you can win two of her amazing patterns. These patterns are:

- The Liverpool: A shirt, tunic and long dress pattern.
- The Lotus Tunic & Cami
- The Mini Dress, Tunic & Tops
- and The Reversible Sandlewood Jacket

Two winners will be selected to receive two patterns. To enter, answer the following question in the Comment section below, or via Twitter: Which two patterns do you want the most and why?

If submitting an answer via Twitter, be sure to include the @BurdaStyle tag and the hashtag #comment2win.

Good Luck!

- David @ BurdaStyle

P.S. – Congratulations to Parker1 and fabricfarmer who both won items in our last giveaway with Lark Crafts.

154 Comments

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    Jun 16, 2011, 01.01 PMby notdeadredhead

    All of them are awesome, but the ones I keep getting googly-eyed over are “The Lotus Tunic & Cami” in addition to “The Mini Dress, Tunic & Tops”! They’re just way too cute and with so many possibilities! I also love how they’re cute, but really modest. :^D

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    May 3, 2011, 01.05 PMby kristikay

    Surprise me cause I love them all!!!

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    May 3, 2011, 02.02 AMby moransa

    The lotus and the liverpool are my favorites. Simple and beautiful canvases for beautiful fabric.

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    May 2, 2011, 08.11 PMby anndk

    OOh – Cute all of them.

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    May 2, 2011, 05.14 PMby goodytiptoes

    My faves are the Liverpool and the Mini. They’d be perfect for my trip to Italy this summer!

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    May 2, 2011, 04.37 PMby aega

    I’d love The Liverpool and The Lotus Tunic & Cami. Great looking dresses that would flatter my figure!

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    May 2, 2011, 05.40 AMby alexus1325

    I would go with Liverpool and Lotus! Everyone needs a great-fitting blouse (and I LOVE the example photos!), and Liverpool has so many ways it could be altered. I could shorten it, lengthen it, change the sleeves, oh the options! And the retro styling of Lotus is just too cute, especially with the buttons in the back :D

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    May 2, 2011, 02.28 AMby redcharlotte

    The Lotus Tunic and the LIverpool, because I would give them to my sister who would LOVE them!

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    May 1, 2011, 06.27 PMby sprytehart

    The Liverpool and the Lotus Tunic… mostly because those patterns both look like something I might actually wear after sewing it! We love Amy’s patterns and fabric… would love to win!

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    May 1, 2011, 02.41 PMby kallie

    I like the Liverpool and the Mini Dress, Tunic & Tops because these patterns look so cute for summer.

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    May 1, 2011, 07.48 AMby paintedlady89

    I love Amy Butler patterns so I would love any of them, but my pick would be the reversible sandlewood jacket and the liverpool. It would be great to make this pieces to add to the my weekly wardrobe!

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    May 1, 2011, 05.53 AMby perrineco

    I prefer The Liverpool and The Lotus Tunic & Cami because they are closer to my style !

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    May 1, 2011, 02.34 AMby runningwithscissors1

    The liverpool and the mini dress, tunic and tops. Both look cute and would be a welcome infusion of fun into my wardrobe!

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    Apr 30, 2011, 08.56 PMby Christi Woglemuth

    I would want The Liverpool and The Lotus Tunic & Cami because they both have dresses and I love dresses.

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    Apr 30, 2011, 06.40 PMby Elimeenah

    The mini dress tunics and tops, along with the Liverpool patterns would be terrific to win. I actually began sewing after seeing some of Amy Butlers’ fabric at a little quilt shop outside from where I live. Being so inspired by the vibrant cloth and dramatic patterns, I was immediately compelled to learn to fashion up some things to make for myself and my family. From totes to tunics, her patterns have made a full fledged sewer in me. Having these added to my collection would not only keep my wardrobe up to date, as I have been living on a very fixed income after falling I’ll to MS and having to leave my job of 16 years; but also nourish my newly picked up love of sewing with the ease of her uncomplicated patterns. MS seems to take your cognitive thinking and throw it to the wind! And I’ve found Amys’ patterns to be relatively simple and concise. And for someone living with a disability like MS, that is always a God send.

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    Apr 30, 2011, 05.47 PMby cam557

    The liverpool shirt is perfect for a casual look, with jeans and a t-shirt. And I would wear the sandlewood jacket with a nice dress for a romantic and femenine look.

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    Apr 30, 2011, 03.11 AMby Inge Flinte

    the lotus and the liverpool – a shirt dress and a lotus tunic would be perfect for summer!

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    Apr 29, 2011, 05.14 PMby euphemia49

    I love the Liverpool and the Mini dress, Tunic, & Tops. I’m pregnant and love to sew pretty, classic things that work for my body now and after baby.

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    Apr 28, 2011, 10.21 PMby heather232

    I’m digging the mini-dress, tunic, and tops and the lotus tunic & cami patterns. Both look so great for spring and summer, I love the shapes of each.

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    Apr 28, 2011, 09.17 PMby karasumegami

    I adore The Lotus Tunic & Cami and The Mini Dress, Tunic & Tops, they would be perfect for Philadelphia summers. Plus, they’re so versatile! And perfectly shaped for my body type to boot~

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    Apr 28, 2011, 09.14 PMby honestnicewoman

    I want to win The “Reversible Sandlewood Jacket”. It is a very classy, comfortable look! I also would like to win The “Liverpool” so that I could take it with me to the office to slip over my summer clothes. I get cold in the office and this would be great made up in many different weights of fabric, plus the length altered for different styles and weather! Thank you for the entry!

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    Apr 28, 2011, 04.10 PMby ravenjasmine81

    The Liverpool and the Lotus; I love easy styles like tanks, shift dresses, and tunics. These would be a great intro to AMH patterns for me, as I already love her fabrics (ESPECIALLY the voiles).

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    Apr 28, 2011, 03.50 PMby lakaribane

    Summer = dresses in my dictionary so I’m interested in the mini dress and lotus.

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    Apr 28, 2011, 01.33 PMby katsnow

    The Liverpool and – The Mini Dress, Tunic & Tops. Bring on SUMMER!!

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    Apr 28, 2011, 09.18 AMby Mauricia Bento

    i love all the patterns but i have to say that The Reversible Sandlewood Jacket is my favourite. i love the versatility of things. This pattern is so simple and sophisticated. 2 jackets in 1. wonderful. And my second favourite is The Mini Dress, Tunic & Tops, cause it’s so easy to wear, it’s fresh for spring time, and it’s a pattern that’s work’s for leisure and relaxed times or for the office.

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    Apr 28, 2011, 05.40 AMby misslivia

    The lotus and the mini dress – I love inverted box pleats! And I love the shoulder design on the Lotus pattern!

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    Apr 28, 2011, 05.26 AMby Samoha

    ‘LOTUS TUNIC & CAMI’ and ‘SANDLEWOOD JACKET’ are my favorite. I am in love with the cut of ‘LOTUS TUNIC & CAMI’ and how it’s shaping the body perfectly. I am really interested in reversible clothes and I am curious about the process of making them.

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    Apr 28, 2011, 02.22 AMby karenadd

    I like the Lotus and Liverpool patterns. They look like garments my daughters would wear and that I would make for them.

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    Apr 28, 2011, 01.45 AMby artemis-ivorywings

    The Liverpool and the lotus tunic and cami. They fit my style perfectly and would be great to wear on my summer vacation to the beach this year!

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    Apr 28, 2011, 01.04 AMby lisamarie

    My favorites are the Lotus Tunic & Cami and the Mini Dress. I love the neckline of the Lotus tops and I think my daughters would look adorable in the mini dresses.

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