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We’re starting the new year off with a month of giveaways from SCHMETZneedles! Enter every day for your chance to win a goodie bag stocked with needles, pattern books, notions and more.

Update: This sweepstakes is open to all BurdaStyle members, including international residents.

Rhonda Pierce, Marketing Director, SCHMETZneedles.com is sweeping her office clean and filling SCHMETZ tote bags with lots of sewing goodies – samples, books, patterns, notions and yes, a couple packs of SCHMETZ needles. Each tote is filled with different sewing goodies, and we’re giving one away to a lucky BurdaStyler every day this month!

Here are just a few of the giveaways:

  • Kai Scissors
  • 2013 & 2014 Needle Travel Guide

  • Islander Sewing Easy Zippers DVD

  • BobbinSavers

  • Cuddle Fabrics

  • Sandra Betzina’s fabulous Power Sewing Master Series DVD Set

  • 2 books from Joan Ford’s Scraptherapy series

  • myPad Needle Organizers

PLUS assorted threads, interfacings, and the Winter 2014 issue of Burda Style US magazine! These goodies will be packed in a high quality quilted nylon tote embroidered with the SCHMETZneedles signature logo. It’s roomy and durable, perfect for carrying to sewing class or craft night!

Enter to win a daily prize, and you’ll also be eligible to receive our grand prize of a SCHMETZ tote, SCHMETZ “Super” needle, and a vintage SCHMETZ sewing tin. See more here!

Don’t forget to like SCHMETZneedles on Facebook! You’ll find all the latest news on top of the line needles, plus the SCHMETZ color chart for an organized SCHMETZ needle stash. >/p>

Are you a winner?
Jan. 1 Amy Chastain
Jan. 2 Cathy Freeman
Jan. 3 Liz Godts
Jan. 4 Natalie Blades
Jan. 5 Pearl Smith
Jan. 6 Marty Remsen
Jan. 7 Elise Williams
Jan. 8 Luci Griffith
Jan. 9 Susan Schwarz
Jan. 10 Anca Clintoc
Jan. 11 Melissa Patterson
Jan. 12 Holly Abreu
Jan. 13 Jonni Burnham
Jan. 14 Eileen Pansano
Jan. 15 Alisha Burse
Jan. 16 Jessie Smith
Jan. 17 Shantrell Every
Jan. 18 Tony Siegel
Jan. 19 Johannah Brookwell
Jan. 20 Nancy Giese
Jan. 21 Sharyn Powlesland
Jan. 22 Cheryl Scott
Jan. 23 Melissa Westergard
Jan. 24 Kelly London
Jan. 25 Brenda Melahn
Jan. 26 Barbara Cohn
Jan. 27 Melanie Kennedy
Jan. 28 Jocelyn Markle
Jan. 29 Jody Zinno
Jan. 30 Laura Mendoza
Jan. 31 Glenda Bard

Grand Prize Winner: Lauren Kapcha


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    Feb 1, 2014, 03.50 PMby IRedS

    THANK YOU so very much — so excited to be one of your lucky winners. I am amazed at ALL the goodies in my box!! Needles, books, tools, etc. Thanks again!!

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    Jan 12, 2014, 06.48 PMby amyalc

    I received my tote bag yesterday and was completely blown away!! So many goodies that I know I will put to good use! I received the one in the top picture with the box of threads, the travel guide, and the bobbin circle. There was so much other stuff in there I can’t even list it all! Thanks so much!!!

  • Bttn_avatar_large

    Jan 7, 2014, 08.46 PMby bttn

    All burdastyle members means all US burdastyle members, that wasn’t clear above.

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      Jan 7, 2014, 09.32 PMby burdastyle

      The international winners can be from any country. Good luck!

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    Jan 7, 2014, 07.01 PMby jojobooster

    But in the rules it says up to 4 International winners in the month? SO International means what? Canadians? I have just spent 10 minutes trying to enter (log in issues meant doing it three times) and now I find this out. Not impressed here in New Zealand!!!

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      Jan 7, 2014, 09.32 PMby burdastyle

      The international winners can be from any country. Good luck!

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    Jan 5, 2014, 12.17 AMby magnolia729

    For US… Again…

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    Jan 3, 2014, 03.31 AMby Tamaresque

    US residents only, unfortunately. :-(

    1 Reply
    • Letterbicon_large

      Jan 7, 2014, 09.33 PMby burdastyle

      There will be a limited number of international winners, to be selected randomly from any country.

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    Jan 2, 2014, 09.23 PMby cur-jargon

    LOVE that Schmetz has updated the coding on their needles! Super excited about this feature. SCHMETZneedles.com is a fantastic resource too.

  • Purplefan_large

    Jan 2, 2014, 04.58 PMby purplefan

    Nice bundle of items, Schmetz! Thanks Burdastyle for the New Year’s contest too! Please see if the entry form can expand to cover international users outside of US/Canada too.

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    Jan 2, 2014, 04.54 PMby purplefan

    Some people in US and Canada need a second address line if there is a rural route number for postal delivery or extra address information, like a building/plaza/survey name i.e. retirement home complex.

    The entry form section for State lists US states and territories plus Armed Forces options as well as Canadian provinces and territories and Armed Forces options. Valid points made by international BurdaStyle members about the lack of clarity on who can participate in the contest.

    Rules don’t indicate that entrants must be US or Cdn residents only, just having to be 13yr of age or older. And winners are required to complete the US tax service’s (IRS) form W9 prior to prize delivery.

    The Terms of Services for UPICKEM also mention that international End Users are subject to the applicable laws that apply to the site, so read that as US laws.

    “If End User uses this site from outside the United States of America, he/she is entirely responsible for compliance with applicable local laws, including, without limitation, the export and import regulations of other countries in relation to the Service.”

    *Add-on-just saw the time stamp on my post and it must be on European time. It’s just before noon here in Ontario yet post is reading prior to 5pm in Europe!

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    Jan 2, 2014, 02.48 AMby jenbot

    many link errors (fb says halloween contest). Also address line 2 shouldn’t be required for entry.

  • Catherine_a-01_large

    Jan 2, 2014, 01.36 AMby alekat

    Is this competition welcome to people outside America? Perhaps that should be stated a little bit more clearly considering Burdastyle has an international membership and there is an entire month of these giveaways

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      Jan 2, 2014, 02.28 AMby schnui

      Obviously we Australians cannot enter as the address details will not allow us to enter our State.

    • Catherine_a-01_large

      Jan 3, 2014, 02.27 PMby alekat

      thats correct, but they should still state that a little more clearly in the competition entry details as any other person holding a competition would normally do.

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    Jan 1, 2014, 10.47 PMby Rachel Bain

    Why is “Address line 2” required? Was that an error?

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