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Due to special regulations, we have been informed that today’s giveaway is only for U.S. members. We sincerely apologize for the inconvenience to all of our international members, and hope that you will participate in the majority of this month’s giveaways that are available to everyone.

Welcome to Day 20 of our Holiday Giveaway! Win an “OLFA Essentials PLUS” Gift Pack from OLFA! Comment on this blog article by 10AM (EST) Wednesday, December 21st to be entered to win!

This gift pack will include: OLFA 45mm Quick Change Rotary Cutter, OLFA 6” x 24” Non-Slip Frosted Advantage™ Acrylic Ruler, OLFA 24” x 36” Self-Healing Rotary Mat, and PLUSOLFA Rotary Circle Cutter

Comment to Win: How often do you cut using a rotary cutter in a given week?
0 times – I do not own a rotary cutter
1-3 times
4-6 times
7-9 times


This giveaway is sponsored by OLFA

Please note: If selected as a winner, any personal information you provide to receive your prize in this giveaway is subject to the sponsor’s privacy rules. These may differ from BurdaStyle’s rules, so please review the rules before entering your information. BurdaStyle is not responsible for the handling of your data in connection with this giveaway.

[Update 12/21/11] – Congratulations to member saxysarah for winning the Holiday Giveaway Day 20!


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    Dec 12, 2012, 02.00 PMby sticher63

    I desperately need a cutting mat!!! I have usually just use a straight cutter or a razor blade… it’s pretty difficult. aside from sewing I do numerous crafting activities and this would be perfect for them. I usually use me straight cutter scissors and razor around twice to three times a week.

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    Dec 27, 2011, 10.32 PMby variantvi

    OMG…. I don’t own one but Im always cutting circles for my hats …I’ve been meaning to order one but then I thought I was getting it for christmas :( nope. I would use it all the time.

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    Dec 26, 2011, 12.01 AMby melid

    Unfortunately I don’t own a cutter. Although they look & seem very helpful. Would probably use it about 10 times a month if I did!

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    Dec 24, 2011, 02.05 PMby LoriP64

    :( I don’t own a rotary cutter…
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    Dec 22, 2011, 07.53 PMby mismis777

    I love my OLFA cutting tools. I use them at least 10 times a month and probably more!

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    Dec 22, 2011, 09.04 AMby wynnettie

    I have found a rotary cutter to be the most wonderful tool! I use mine about twice a week. Wynnette

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    Dec 22, 2011, 04.58 AMby 1diane

    I use a rotary cutter as often as i sew, and usually that is most days.

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    Dec 22, 2011, 03.22 AMby kt4309

    I’ve never used a rotary cutter and I’m dying to get one! I have used a pizza cutter. Does that count?

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    Dec 22, 2011, 02.03 AMby tcarole

    I have one but I don’t really know how to use it. It kinda scares me!

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    Dec 22, 2011, 02.02 AMby tcarole

    I used to have the BEST sewing room. Now it is my baby son’s room. I’m okay with that. :-)

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    Dec 22, 2011, 12.42 AMby murphvans

    I would love this cutting mat and rotary cutter. I had one in the past but the mat cracked in half during a move.

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    Dec 22, 2011, 12.23 AMby eddalind

    0 sadly I don’t own one

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    Dec 21, 2011, 10.35 PMby krdrox

    10+ especially on busy weeks! I love it and it’s getting very worn out :)

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    Dec 21, 2011, 09.05 PMby lienepien

    I don’t own a rotary cutter. But it looks very handy!

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    Dec 21, 2011, 08.45 PMby Quilterola

    I love my Olfa cutters, and probably use them 5-10 times per week when sewing depending on the project I am working on. Sometimes it is more, and occasionally less. I love the circle cutter! I had not seen it before. It is definitely on my wish list now.

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    Dec 21, 2011, 07.16 PMby nursemom94

    At least 4-5 a week. The only time it makes sense to put it away is when little grand kid fingers are around.

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    Dec 21, 2011, 06.49 PMby Gina LaRochelle

    I use my at least 10 times a day, I help make quilts for unwed mothers babys. We quilt tops at home then get together to assemble them. Would love to win this pack. Thanks you

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    Dec 21, 2011, 06.27 PMby Diana Allen

    1-3 TIMES A WEEK. You MUST have a sharp blade, or you will be very frustrated!

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    Dec 21, 2011, 06.16 PMby roubidou

    very rarely, perhaps once a month.

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    Dec 21, 2011, 05.51 PMby rlgillette

    Gosh only 10 minutes till this contest closes. I use Olfa tools more then 10 times in a week. Love them. Thanks for the chance to enter.

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    Dec 21, 2011, 05.47 PMby librik

    0 times – I do not own a rotary cutter. That’s why I’m entering this give-away :)

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    Dec 21, 2011, 05.46 PMby Karen Pollard

    Normally, I use my rotary cutter over 10 times a week if you count every thing I cut out. I’m a quilter, so it’s the first tool to be used when I sew. I would love to win this. My rotary cutter is wearing out and my mat has had it! :-)

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    Dec 21, 2011, 05.40 PMby Lolibraun

    I use my rotary cutter almost on a daily basis, I would not want to be without.

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    Dec 21, 2011, 05.32 PMby Diana Lee

    I use my Olfa rotary cutter at least 1-3 times per week, sometimes more! Thank you for the chance to win some new Olfa products!! Wish I had that circle cutter!

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    Dec 21, 2011, 05.22 PMby StitchingBahma

    10+ I couldn’t get by without my rotary cutter, but I’ve never owned a circle cutter and would love to have that!

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    Dec 21, 2011, 05.21 PMby gammysoap

    10 X 10 times I love my Olfa cutters – I have several sizes. Would love new ones :-)

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    Dec 21, 2011, 05.21 PMby Marika Marika

    Thank you so much as an opportunity to win over the very first cutter wear. I use it several times a day over 10 times. I am very pleased with the OLFA products.

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    Dec 21, 2011, 05.19 PMby Linda Middlemist

    I use my rotary cutter at least 2-3 times a week. would love to win this. Thank you for the opportunity to win

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    Dec 21, 2011, 05.18 PMby Nelda Presley

    Depends on the week. Sometimes it’s used 10+ times a week, sometimes 3-4. Love my Olfa cutting mat and rotary cutter!

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    Dec 21, 2011, 05.13 PMby Mary Hawley

    more than 10 times a week, it’s always out and ready for crafting

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