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Comment on the blog or on Twitter for your chance to win 3 yards of fabric from the “Calypso Swing” collection at Free Spirit, designed by Mark Cesarik!

Calypso Swing is a fun, vibrant and bold collection of prints, perfect for skirts, home decor or whatever you else you think needs a little pop! Until Tuesday, February 15th you could win one yard of the Rhythmic Toss and two yards of Tap, featured in the image above.

To enter, connect with us on Twitter or comment on this blog, then answer the following question: What would you create with this fabulous collection of fabric?

Cara, Mark’s fiance, has featured some of her cool project ideas using the Free Spirit fabric collection in her profile. Check them out for some awesome DIY inspiration, including her tutorial for a “Hostess with the Mostess” apron! For more tutorials and information, take a look at their official fan blog.

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

Good Luck!

- David @ BurdaStyle


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    Mar 8, 2011, 10.58 PMby cloud80

    i <3 the hippie chic vibe of theses prints. i’d whip up a batch of lil’ purses with this!

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    Feb 16, 2011, 08.51 PMby fashionista2407

    Love the color! Absolutely gorgeous

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    Feb 15, 2011, 10.27 PMby cweeks

    Very Pretty! Love it!

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    Feb 15, 2011, 10.11 PMby janetp

    I would definitely love to win this beautiful fabric. I have to make curtains for 4 small windows and that would just about cover them(hopefully). I want to make a cornice and roman shades for the windows and that fabric would be perfect. Best wishes everyone.

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    Feb 15, 2011, 05.37 AMby pirulinna

    Love these fabrics!!!! I see lots of skirts!!!

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    Feb 15, 2011, 02.53 AMby joyk

    A spring shirt!

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    Feb 15, 2011, 01.13 AMby docpattie

    A skirt and “Vestita” that could be the 2 primary pieces of a Toss&Go weekend away wardrobe. p;)

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    Feb 14, 2011, 06.26 PMby leonx

    i would make the most beautifull and marvelous outfit a eye poping gorgous tee and the most brilliant stilysh trousers i even think i might make it light up and il probably hand sew something absolutely awesome and i definetely adore this most inspiryng fabric and i truly mean it.

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    Feb 14, 2011, 05.59 AMby karasumegami

    Ooo, what a lovely dress I could make with that fabric :D

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    Feb 13, 2011, 09.39 PMby jennylorna

    I’d like to make a wallet/purse and matching handbag. And maybe a waistcoat and tie for my husband as it’s about time I made him something!

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    Feb 13, 2011, 03.35 PMby nicsev

    That rhythmic toss pattern is gorgeous.

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    Feb 13, 2011, 12.39 PMby s-arvola

    Maybe a blouse or a skirt. Now you got me dreaming!!

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    Feb 13, 2011, 08.50 AMby TelevisionGhost

    I would make a dress and maybe a vest , Franzi- #9302.

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    Feb 13, 2011, 06.51 AMby urbandon

    Look great as a shirt.

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    Feb 12, 2011, 09.20 PMby serenity09

    I would use the fabrics to make a couple of fun flirty skirts.

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    Feb 12, 2011, 07.20 PMby laura oprea

    I think I’ll make some shirts or some purses, or both :) p.s.: Beautiful fabrics!!!

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    Feb 12, 2011, 04.02 PMby anneeza

    The fabrics would simply make an eye-catching baby carrier (mei tai or onbuhimo). I would love to win them.

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    Feb 12, 2011, 02.16 PMby HipDroppedStitches

    This fabric could become beautiful skirts and dresses!

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    Feb 12, 2011, 02.36 AMby momsgotanewhobby

    i love both prints and the colors are great. MC03Wine would make a great skirt or dress with a solid color fabric as a contrast or it could be a cute purse with a heavy satin lining. MC06Gray would make a great dressy blouse or skirt. I’m a tactile fabric shopper, I have to touch things before I can decide on their use and would love to win these!

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    Feb 11, 2011, 11.37 PMby rebeccapeebles

    These patterns are playful without being loud. I like that! I’d make a light cropped jacket to drape over my shoulders this Spring!

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    Feb 11, 2011, 09.27 PMby kristasmom831

    This fabric is PERFECT for the dress I am wanting to make to wear to my best friend’s wedding! I have been looking for something like this for FOUR months! This is the closest I have seen to what I want, and i love it!!!!

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    Feb 11, 2011, 06.38 PMby carmi

    I would definately make a blouse for myself or possible a skirt for my sister.

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    Feb 11, 2011, 03.13 PMby psychorat

    I´m still looking for the perfect fabric for a new summer dress, this could be it. And I also need some cool fabric for a bag holding all my knitting equipment.

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    Feb 11, 2011, 02.17 PMby libra-s

    Definitly a dress. These fabrics are great for dresses!

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    Feb 11, 2011, 12.01 PMby Nicky Leather

    love beautiful fabric – and love making clothes for myself and friends.

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    Feb 11, 2011, 03.26 AMby wsuem

    With these 2 Free Spirit “Calypso Swing” fabrics, I’d make a Buttercup bag and a matching wallet to go with it! There’s nothing more auspicious than having a new bag and wallet to usher in the new Lunar year! :)

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    Feb 11, 2011, 02.47 AMby erinmade

    Definitely a skirt to wear on spring vacation! I love it!

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    Feb 11, 2011, 02.44 AMby Phyu Myo Hlaing(Jasmine)

    Burmese traditional blouses and modern sarongs (skirts)….

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    Feb 11, 2011, 02.30 AMby Shelley Cassky

    I’m so wanting warmer weather to get here so I’d make the Amy Butler Cabo halter if I won. I think the prints are very rich looking and I can never have enough fabric!

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    Feb 11, 2011, 01.47 AMby hovis1971

    I love the “Calypso Swing” collection think it would make a beautiful purse.
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