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Welcome to day 23 of our Holiday Giveaway! Win an awesome prize package from Clover. Comment on this blog article by 9AM (EST) Friday, December 24th to be entered to win!

When it comes to sewing and quilting, Clover is your number one source for reliable, high-quality tools. From our popular Nancy Zieman line of products to the eco-friendly bamboo notions and a wide array of needles, pins, marking tools, accessories, scissors, and more, Clover has it all! Experience the Clover difference. You’ll be glad you did.

Clover Prize Package: Total Retail Value, $197.90

Package Includes:
Stack ’n Stitch Thread Tower, $36.95
Trace ’n Quilt Template, Lone Star Collection, $24.95
Trace ’n Quilt Template, Dresden Plate 7 Fan Collection, $24.95
Trace ’n Create Bag Template, Florida Tote Collection, $19.95
Sort ’n Store, for machine needles, $12.95
Sort ’n Store, for hand sewing needles, $12.95
Trace ’n Mark Extra Thick Marker, water-erasable, $6.75
Trace ’n Mark Extra Thick Marker, air-erasable, $6.75
Brush Eraser, $5.00
Wrap ’n Fuse Piping, 3/16", 6 yds, $13.25
Wrap ’n Fuse Piping, 12/32", 2.2 yds, $10.95
Wrap ’n Fuse Piping, 12/32", 6 yds., $22.50

Comment to Win: How much do you spend a year on sewing supplies, notions only, not including fabric?

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    Dec 24, 2010, 06.26 AMby delicateetsaine

    I think I spend about 100 € / year. Like we say in french “Quand on aime, on ne compte pas.” Merry x-mas !

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    Dec 24, 2010, 06.19 AMby lummikat

    PS – I would love to win this. It looks like a fabulous assortment of useful items.

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    Dec 24, 2010, 06.18 AMby lummikat

    H-m-mm, I think I spend $240 a year easily, especially if you include items like cutting mats and paint.

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    Dec 24, 2010, 06.08 AMby melissaormonde

    I think I spend about $40

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    Dec 24, 2010, 05.56 AMby irene23

    I don’t keep track but easily i spend $100 – $200 on notions per year. Notions are small but they add up!

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    Dec 24, 2010, 05.51 AMby lrm

    I would guess about $200…

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    Dec 24, 2010, 05.48 AMby bigmacranch

    I probably spend around $150 a year. I’m a sucker for “new” or “improved” notions!

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    Dec 24, 2010, 05.44 AMby gedwoods

    I think I spend quite a lot … I’m always on the lookout for new “gadgets” than can improve my sewing life. Several hundred dolllars, for sure.

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    Dec 24, 2010, 05.42 AMby waterproofpanda

    my great aunt left a lot of sewing supplies and notions to me, so i haven’t had to spend much on these items over the years. on average, about $40 per year

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    Dec 24, 2010, 05.40 AMby vbugge

    I don’t keep track, I know I spend a lot on thread and needles even though I do my best to hit the sales for them. I use a lot of vintage and re-used buttons and buy zippers and such from thrift stores when I can. I would estimate I still spend around $80 or so a year anyway.

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    Dec 24, 2010, 05.37 AMby ashley nicole

    maybe like 60 usd? it’s hard to guess, everything really adds up over the months.

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    Dec 24, 2010, 05.25 AMby rdejam

    I pick up notions just because in addition to what I need for a project. I spend at least $500 a year on notions alone. My name is Ruth and I am a hoarder…

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    Dec 24, 2010, 05.23 AMby quilter59

    On notions only, I’m sure it’s less than $50. Now, fabric … that’s another story!

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    Dec 24, 2010, 05.19 AMby bitterbunny

    oh my gosh, I’m not sure I want to know. I would estimate around $200 :-\

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    Dec 24, 2010, 05.09 AMby roarah

    I have no idea I don’t really keep track! Maybe about $100-200.

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    Dec 24, 2010, 05.00 AMby vintagefabric

    Probably about $200. The purple disappearing ink pens are my life!

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    Dec 24, 2010, 04.59 AMby suntory

    Around a hundred dollars per year. I have a problem with hoarding them.

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    Dec 24, 2010, 04.58 AMby itisoktosew

    I’ve just started this year with a few projects, so probably under $20.

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    Dec 24, 2010, 04.55 AMby shorne89

    Honestly, not that much. Maybe around $20-$25. My mom has a lot of notions that she has saved up through the years so I usually go through her stash first and find what I need. I’m a poor college student, so I try my best to work with what I already have!

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    Dec 24, 2010, 04.52 AMby Phyu Myo Hlaing(Jasmine)

    $20 a year!

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    Dec 24, 2010, 04.47 AMby aerianaeve

    Oh boy, I don`t know if I really want to know how much I spend on notions. As I slowly use up my mom`s old stash I`m finding that I`m spending more than i would like to, even though I always shop on sale. I`d say about $200 this year. YIKES.

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    Dec 24, 2010, 04.46 AMby amica

    Maybe $100? It’s not something I really keep track of.

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    Dec 24, 2010, 04.37 AMby debw

    Well, let me think…one of every new gadget I see, plus the things I need..ooh, I don’t want to think about it.

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    Dec 24, 2010, 04.32 AMby pgf

    WOW- i have no idea, but I know my husband thinks it is way too much-i’m taking over every room in the house!

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    Dec 24, 2010, 04.27 AMby macoskrm

    Eh I don’t know, probably between $50 and $100. I usually get notions when they’re on sale at JoAnn.

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    Dec 24, 2010, 04.26 AMby leighr

    Probably $100-200.

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    Dec 24, 2010, 04.24 AMby captainsharmie

    i don’t spent very much, maybe $50-100 a year? i am a knitter by nature, many of my sewing projects use stash notions as they are small and easy.

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    Dec 24, 2010, 04.23 AMby Rebecca Rogers

    Probably about $100 a year.

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    Dec 24, 2010, 04.21 AMby clytemnestra

    I usually spend about $50 a year, unless I am making a costume with special notions.

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    Dec 24, 2010, 04.12 AMby indiami

    About $300 a year!

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