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Welcome to day 14 of our Holiday Giveaway! Win a notions basket covered in Alexander Henry fabric from Prym! Comment on this blog article by 9AM (EST) Wednesday, December 15th to be entered to win!

New Dritz® Notions – Stylish and Practical

Enhance your productivity with the new sewing basket and ergo tools from Prym Consumer USA.

The basket features a whimsical notions fabric from Alexander Henry Fabrics. Its colorful and fun design is sure to excite every sewer. And let’s not forget the storage capacity! With a built-in pin cushion, pocket, and a 7-sector tray, it can hold just about anything.

One of the sectors is large enough to hold all five of the new ergo tools included! Each tool is conveniently designed to eliminate stress and hand strain, allowing you to work more comfortably.

Comment to Win: What’s your favorite quote from a movie? What movie is it from?

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This giveaway is sponsored by Prym

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    Dec 15, 2010, 10.07 AMby jackaroe

    “Se shivers in the wind like the last leaf on a dying tree…” Sin City of course, one of my favourites :-)

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    Dec 15, 2010, 10.06 AMby thevansleaving

    “It is most gratifying that your enthusiasm for our planet continues unabated. As a token of our appreciation, we hope you will enjoy the two thermonuclear missiles we’ve just sent to converge with your craft. To ensure ongoing quality of service, your death may be monitored for training purposes. Thank you.”

    From a great movie [also even better book :)] The Hitchhikers guide to the Galaxy

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    Dec 15, 2010, 10.01 AMby allstontowers

    It would have to be “No, Mr. Bond, I want you to die!” from Goldfinger – so un expected and so funny when you see Sean Connery’s face as Goldfinger says those words.

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    Dec 15, 2010, 09.51 AMby margabisa

    “the day we put the idiots in orbit, you’re not finished turning”, it’s a pale translation from a French film “Le Pacha”, with Jean Gabin. In fact, I just love all Michel Audiard’s dialogues

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    Dec 15, 2010, 09.42 AMby libbysharf

    “What is the most resilient parasite? Bacteria? A virus? An intestinal worm? An idea. Resilient… highly contagious. Once an idea has taken hold of the brain it’s almost impossible to eradicate. An idea that is fully formed – fully understood – that sticks; right in there somewhere.” – Inception

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    Dec 15, 2010, 09.42 AMby Fotini Something

    “…You have to have a little faith in people” Manhattan

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    Dec 15, 2010, 09.35 AMby dobrotalivia

    Samantha from Sex and the City, when a guy accosts her “Can I buy you an island?” and she verry interested said: Can you?

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    Dec 15, 2010, 09.28 AMby kricka

    Willy Wonka: “Where is fancy bred, in the heart or in the head?” From Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory.

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    Dec 15, 2010, 09.26 AMby mel007

    “I’ll be back” Love this quote from Terminator

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    Dec 15, 2010, 09.21 AMby mikimac

    Winter Wonderland outside … perfect for sewing :-)

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    Dec 15, 2010, 09.19 AMby Camilla Lindbäck

    life is like a box of chocolate-Forrest Gump

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    Dec 15, 2010, 09.18 AMby possiblymaybeviolentlyhappy

    ‘The sound the paper made against the folder had the same tone as a wave scraping against sand. And when Harold thought about it, he listened to enough waves every day to constitute what he imagined to be a deep and endless ocean.’

    Stranger than Fiction

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    Dec 15, 2010, 09.13 AMby 5dreamer5

    From the narrator in Matilda (my childhood fave): Most parents believe their children are the most beautiful creatures ever to grace the planet. Others take a less emotional approach.

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    Dec 15, 2010, 09.02 AMby Elisa Gonzalez

    Kris Kringle: Oh, Christmas isn’t just a day, it’s a frame of mind… and that’s what’s been changing. That’s why I’m glad I’m here, maybe I can do something about it. -miracle on 34th street. I love that man and he makes me believe in santa. It’s the true spirit of Christmas.

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    Dec 15, 2010, 08.54 AMby littlemisssew

    oh man,just one? that’s way too hard…

    I have to post this one,since it’s one of my most loved ones and it is quite fresh in my head…

    “The world is a beautiful place, and you must spread joy and contentment everywhere you go”~Monthy Python:The Meaning Of Life"

    And then of course I have to put this one…I think that one might be my favorite…

    “Life is like a box of chocolates. You never know what you’re gonna get.” Forrest Gump

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    Dec 15, 2010, 08.44 AMby suubi

    ‘….♪ your absence is like your presence♫ ♬ ….’ Jab we met. An Indian movie… one of my favourites.. it is a loose translation of what the hero sang in the song Tumsehi (No Bollywood movie is complete without a song!)

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    Dec 15, 2010, 08.42 AMby dacis

    this looks very nice.. i think i need it to make my sewingroom look more accurate. :)

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    Dec 15, 2010, 08.39 AMby bttn

    Don Corleone, I am honored and grateful that you have invited me to your daughter’s wedding on the wedding day of your daughter’s wedding. And I hope that their first child is a masculine child." Luca Brasi to Don Corleone

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    Dec 15, 2010, 08.38 AMby lolalu

    “I’m pretty sure there’s a lot more to life than being really, really, ridiculously good looking.” Zoolander(male model). lol.

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    Dec 15, 2010, 08.37 AMby kallie

    Deborah Gelly: I read books, I want to learn everything, I want to know everything. Doesn’t it make sense to have plans? ( “Once Upon a Time in America”)

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    Dec 15, 2010, 08.36 AMby suubi

    ‘….♪ your absence is like your presence♫ ♬ ….’ Jab we met. An Indian movie… one of my favourites.. it is a loose translation of what the hero sang in the song Tumsehi (No Bollywood movie is complete without a song!)

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    Dec 15, 2010, 08.34 AMby gjvdvelden

    From the movie Reality Bites: Ben Stiller arrives to pick up Wynona Ryder for a date and says “You look like…like…” and Ethan Hawke finishes his sentence: “…a doyley.” She was wearing a pretty nice dress, but the doyley comparison fit quite well!

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    Dec 15, 2010, 08.27 AMby ozgecolak

    “You talkin’ to me?” – Robert De Niro – Taxi Driver

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    Dec 15, 2010, 08.27 AMby lisaslair

    “I’ll think about it tomorrow’-Scarlet O’Hara in Gone with the Wind-When something is bothering me or life gets tough I get busy and concentrate on getting something done-When I settle down to think or make a decision it all seems so much clearer. That may be why I keep at least 3 out of the 5 sewing machines threaded with a project

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    Dec 15, 2010, 08.16 AMby Mihaela Pojogu

    Maybe it is our imperfections which make us so perfect for one another. — Emma

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    Dec 15, 2010, 08.15 AMby planethalia

    Young Neil: He punched the highlights out of her hair!

    Scott Pilgrim Vs the World

    And for a bonus: “I aim to misbehave.” Captain Mal Reynolds; Serenity

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    Dec 15, 2010, 08.11 AMby cinnamon-girl

    “I always tell the girls: never take it seriously. If you never take it seriously, you never get hurt. You never get hurt, you always have fun. And if you ever get lonely, just go to the record store and visit your friends.”

    Penny Lane in Almost Famous

    I could quote almost anything from that movie (and probably off the top of my head, considering how many times I’ve watched it…). I love it, there are so many thoughtful and funny quotes in it. I love this particular one because I think you can easily apply it to real life.

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    Dec 15, 2010, 08.00 AMby helendin

    Do or do not. There is no try. The Empire Strikes Back

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