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Micro Mini Sew-A-Long

Welcome to my blog, and information about the upcoming #microminisal which will be starting May 1st - 31st.  I thought it would be a great way to get a last boost of sewing in before summer starts!
If you would like to take part in the Sew-A-Long (aka SAL), simply follow me on Instagram at Berry_Birdy for updates, and #microminisal to see who is participating and their tiny, cute little entries to win some fabulous prizes!

What's a Micro Mini?

It's a teeny, tiny little mini quilt that is 6" or smaller.

How do I participate?

Follow Berry_Birdy on IG and use #microminisal when posting your amazing small creations on Instagram so everyone can see, and you will have the chance to win some cool prizes! You can use whatever sewing or quilting technique you wish, with your own pattern, or any design you like.
Every week there will be a winner chosen, so you have 4 chances to win some great items.

Our most generous sponsors are;
@SewStitchingHappy, @SewFoxyMama, @SheCanSew, @SimplyLoveFabrics, @StitchHappyCompany, & @LilbirdsDesign!

What if I have more questions?

You can contact me on IG with your questions, or email me @ berrybirdy@yahoo.ca

That's about it! Sew lets get sewing some micro minis!


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  1. Yessss, I'm ready. Will at least make a few.

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  2. Oh... what a fun sew-a-long... I think I NEED to join :) xx

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  3. What a fun project! I hope I can join in!!

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  4. Great idea! I´ll try to join (So little time right now :) ).

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