Tuesday, December 14, 2010

{Modern} Relief winners!

The winners have been selected for our {Modern} Relief fundraiser, and the grand total has gone up a little bit since my last update! Together, we all raised $5,852.36. Very, very impressive, people. Quilters rule.

But now for the fun part. Who will be the lucky few to receive handmade quilts this holiday season? Well, we had 621 total donations, and we let random.org select our winners:

Heather from { House } of A La Mode 263 Fat Quarter Shop
Amy from Amy’s Creative Side #1 378 Michelle E.B.
Amy from Amy’s Creative Side #2 210 Eileen D.
Elizabeth from Oh, Fransson! 371 Suzanne G.
Nettie from a quilt is nice 43 Trish P.
Aneela from Comfortstitching 95 Lesley E.
Brioni from Flossyblossy 337 Lori M.
John from Quilt Dad 215 Karen A.
Kate from One Flew Over 594 Jane L.
Ashley from Film in the Fridge 93 Megan H.
Katy from i’m a ginger monkey 24 Nicole M.
Tacha from Hanies 248 D’Ann P.
Amanda from Sasikirana Handmade 111 Monica H.
Jennifer & Jessica from Twin Fibers 550 Burgundy Buttons
Nova from a cuppa and a catch up 279 Judith D.
Ryan from I’m Just A Guy Who Quilts #1 358 Maeve B.
Ryan from I’m Just A Guy Who Quilts #2 469 Steven B.
Julie from Jaybird Quilts 108 Merryl F.
Jacquie from Tallgrass Prairie Studio 86 Katy J.
Alissa from Handmade by Alissa 515 Kate S.

Congratulations to the lucky winners! If you are the recepient of a handmade quilt, hang tight -- your quilter will be contacting you shortly for your mailing information. I'm off to email Karen right now!

I also wanted to send special thanks to Heather, the mastermind behind {Modern} Relief, and Julie, who was instrumental in pulling the whole thing off. These classy ladies understand the true spirit of this season. Please take a moment and go thank them for their efforts.

Stay tuned for our next {Modern} Relief project ...