Tuesday, November 22, 2011

November 30th Blog Contest - Time To Choose!

November 30th Blog Contest!  Enter to win a brand new color skein of Lanas Puras Melosa Fingering and a set of Lantern Moon Stitch Markers!  How do you enter?  By picking your favorite names for the new colors by November 29th.  Please make sure that you leave me your contact information or I will be unable to send out this prize to you.  One winner will be drawn on the morning of November 30th by the online random number generator.  Good Luck, and remember, if you don't win this time, there will be plenty of other opportunites to win something coming up this fall and winter.  Good Luck!


Regards,
Karen
OPYF


Plum Pudding
Orchid
Sugar Plum Jam
Lovely Lupines
Purplelicious
Violent Marshmallow
Plum Crazy
Grape Candy
Lavender Twist
The Swan Princess
Lilac Love
Chocolate Creme
Shades of Mauve
Chocolate Covered Cherries
Rose Corsage
Sugarplums
Blackcurrant's Daydream
Cherries Jubilee
Raspberry Goodness
Clear Mud
Cinderella
Cranberry Punch
Deep Pomegranate
Purple Velvet Passion
Pleased as Punch
Deep Purple
Alice in Wonderland
Pure Purple
Rapunzel
Half-Moon Midnight
Deep Blue Sea
Midnight Shadow Secrets
20,000 Leagues
Inkwell
Rolling Thunder
Moody Blues
a starry night
Midnight
Arabian Nights
Preppy Flashback
Flowers and Apples
Soft Spring Tulips
Preppy is the New Black
Sunday in the Park
First Bloom
Candy Kane
Tutti Fruitti
Happy
Princess and the Pea
Easter Basket
Sailor's Delight (Red Sky at Night)
Blue Lagoon
Pacific Twilight
California Sunset
Midnight Storm
Beyond the Sea
Midnight Sun
Sunrise Ocean
Sleeping Beauty
Early Dawn
Old English Sheep Dog (Nana)
Comfort Grey
Nana
Extra Dry Cappuccino
Border Collie
Coffee and Cream
Wintery Day
Beachy
Black Moon
Snow White
Marshmallow Cocoa
Apple Blossom Dawn
All About Violets
Delighted
Tickled Pink
Very Raspberry
Lilac
Carnation
Beauty and the Beast
Daffy Taffy
Tiger Lily
Spicy Peaches
Passion Flower
A Strike Of Lightening
Indian Paintbrush
Sunset Beach
Dawn to Dusk
Sunburst
Red Riding Hood
Calico Cat

25 comments:

Nana Jen said...

I'm really liking the "princess" names for all of them...EXCEPT 2!
#1 - The Black/White/Grey (I like "Old English Sheep Dog" b/c it reminded me of my Dad's sheepdogs),
#2 - The very last one...I like "Tiger Lily" for it!
They are all simply stunning!!!
jdthomas1974 (at) msn (dot) com
Ravelry - jaydawnrn

Barbara said...

what gorgeous colors
1.Lavendar Twist
2.Blackcurrant Daydream
3.Purple Velvet Passion
4.Half Moon Midnight
5.Sunday in the Park
6.Sleeping Beauty
7.Border Collie
8.Beauty and the beast
9.Passion flower

Whew! that was hard. are we voting on what the names should be or trying to guess what they already are?

Barbara

Hot Pink Socks said...

Great color ways and names!!
Plum Pudding
Raspberry Goodness
Purple Velvet Passion
20,000 Leagues (love it)
Princess and the Pea
Early Dawn
Old English Sheep Dog (My Fave!!!)
Tickled Pink
Tiger Lily

Stephanie
hotpinksocksreviews@yahoo.com

Marimom said...

OOPS. I just left you all my colors and forgot to put in CONTACT INFORMATION. My email address is MARIMOMS8@AOL.COM.
So here I go again.
PLUM PUDDING
CHOCOLATE COVERED CHERRIES
DEEP POMEGRANATE
MOODY BLUES
SOFT SPRING TULIPS
SAILORS DELIGHT
OLD ENGLISH SHEEPDOG
APPLE BLOSSOM DAWY
TIGER LILY
My favorite, and I must admit it is because of the name is OLD ENGLISH SHEEPDOG. I can just picture them running after sheep on the moors.

One Planet said...

Hi Barbara,
You are picking names that these yarns will become from names that were suggested in a previous contest. The color with the most votes for each name will be the title of that yarn!
Regards,
Karen
OPYF

knitterlydesigns said...

I like Sugar Plum Jam, Old English Sheep Dog, and Blue Lagoon.

rav: knitterlydesigns

Valkyrie.LHWB said...

Orchid
Cinderella
Pleased as Punch
Moody Blues
Preppy Flashback
Early Dawn
Comfort Grey
Carnation
Passion Flower

All of them are lovely!
Thanks for the great contest.
bonni@miscreants.org

Sue Smith said...

I like:

Lovely Lupines
Sugarplums
Pleased as Punch
Moody Blues
Princess and the Pea
Midnight Sun
Border Collie
Tickled Pink
Indian Paintbrush

nancy said...

My Favs:
1. Sugar Plum Jam - great name!
2. Blackcurrants Daydream
3. Purple Velvet Passion - Yes!
4. Half Moon Midnight - Romantic..
5. Tutti Frutti
6. Pacific Twilight
7. Coffee & Cream
8. Tickled Pink
9. Tiger Lily
alfordatyellvilledotnet - nancy

Sally said...

Lavender twist
Cherries jubilee
a starry night
Happy
Beachy
Lilac

selkiegirl said...

Okay, my favorites are 1) Lavendar Twist 2)Sugarplums 3)Purple Velvet Passion 4)Half Moon Midnight 5)First Bloom 6)Sailors Delight (Red Sky at Night) 7) Wintery Day 8) Apple Blossom Dawn and 9) Spicy Peaches

Kylie said...

I really love the idea of yarns called 'Old English Sheepdog' and 'Sugar plum Jam'!

sock2girl said...

#4 Blueberry Pie

Debbie said...

1. Orchid
2. Chocolate Creme
3. Alice in Wonderland
4. A Starry Night
5. Preppy Flashback
6. Sailor's Delight
7. Old English Sheep Dog (my suggestion!)
8. Very Raspberry
9. Tiger Lily

Debbie - mcsix at embarqmail dot com; Debbie4 on Rav

aliasrlene said...

1. Lavender - 2. Rose Corsage - 3. Purple Velvet Passion - 4. Inkwell - 5. Tutti Fruitti - 6 - Blue Lagoon
7. Coffee and Cream - 8. Carnation - 9. Indian Paintbrush.
I love them all! Find me on Ravelry as rlene
Thanks!

DonnaC said...

I love Nana - I can see the dog from Peter Pan in my head right now!

liisa said...

Lavender Twist
Sugarplums
Purple Velvet Passion
Midnight Shadow Secrets
Soft Spring Tulips
Sailors Delight(Red Sky at Night)
Wintery Day
Delighted
Sunset Beach

magsath@comcast.net said...

Sugar Plum Jam
Cherries Jubilee
Purple Velvet Passion
a Starry night
Preppy Flashback
Sailor's Delight
Nana
Apple Blossom Dawn
Tiger Lily

maryalicewrites@comcast.net said...

1. Plum Crazy
2. Sugar Plums
3. Pleased as Punch
4. Midnight Shadow Secrets
5. Sunday in the Park
6. Pacific Twilight
7. Wintry Day
8. Tickled Pink

Diana C said...

here goes:
. sugar plum jam
. cherries jubilee
. Rapunzel
. half-moon midnight
. preppy flashback
. midnight storm
. old English sheepdog
. apple blossom dawn
. passionflower

very pretty and great name ideas!

Diana
rav: dianac

HillaryN said...

OOPS!! I forgot to leave my contact information on the first list. foospider2u@yahoo.com
VIOLENT MARSHMALLOW
CHOCOLATE COVERED CHERRIES
RAPUNZEL
20,000 LEAGUES UNDER THE SEA
PRINCESS AND THE PEA
SAILORS DELIGHT
OLD ENGLISH SHEEPDOG
APPLE BLOSSOM DAWN
INDIAN PAINTBRUSH
Awesome Colors!!

Susan said...

I adore all the fairy princes names. Almost like they are all a collection.

Susan
spadiva99@yahoo.com

One Planet said...

And the winner is... number 2, Barbara! Congratulations. I will post the names of the winning colors in a few days. Thank you all for participating!

Rosemarie Z said...

Names I like:
1.Plum Crazy
2. Cherries Jubilee
3. Deep Purple
4. Moody Blues(love this yarn)
5. Tutti Fruitti
6. Midnight Storm
7. Wintery Day
8. Very Raspberry
9. Indian Paintbrush

Barbara said...

yippee - I won!!!

My favorite is #2 Black currant daydream