Cotton Spool Mouse Kit Giveaway

by Helen on December 2, 2012

Cotton Spool Mice

Remember these cute little creatures?  The Cotton Spool Mouse family?  I’m starting my December giveaway season in style by giving away not one, but TWO Cotton Spool Mouse kits.  Each kit contains everything you need to make your very own little mouse….

Cotton Spool Mouse

… a vintage wooden spool for him to perch on, bakers twine for his tail and even a needle in case you don’t have one handy, all presented in a little cotton bag.  To be in with a chance to win one of these kits, then all you need to do is to leave a comment below and – just for fun (I love this bit!) – please tell me what you think a Cotton Spool Mouse would like best to nibble?

The winners will be chosen by random selection, and I will post worldwide.  The draw closes at midnight GMT on Friday 7 December.

Good luck everyone!!

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Julie December 2, 2012 at 3:17 pm

Scones ;)

Julie xxxxxxxx

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linda December 2, 2012 at 3:32 pm

this is so cute-a great place to keep a threaded needle for quick uses

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DM December 2, 2012 at 3:35 pm

They are lovely ! I think they would love to try and eat some delicious French cheese, why not if I win ???? :)

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Annemie Rook December 2, 2012 at 3:41 pm

What cute little mice! I would have to hide them from my cat ;-) but it would be very nice to win a kit! Thanks Helen for sharing this :-)

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Brenda J. M December 2, 2012 at 3:50 pm

I have been an avid, adoring fan of this blog ever since I first found it. I subscribe happily without a second thought and would LOVE a chance to win one of the two super-sweet kits available.
Happy Holidays to ALL,
Cheers from Oshawa, Ontario Canada

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Gabi December 2, 2012 at 3:50 pm

this would be so cute to go in a baby’s room! I’m embroidering a mouse in a hot air balloon for a baby’s wall and this mouse could ontinue the mouse theme.

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Lee December 2, 2012 at 3:53 pm

How sweet Helen! thank you ! I think the spool mouse would love to nibble on bits of scraps of fabric and cookie crumbs on my sewing room floor! :)

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Christine Gibbons December 2, 2012 at 3:54 pm

I would love to win the Spool Mouse. I look so forward to receiving your wonderful magazine each month. If I don’t win the Spool Mouse, how about Noddy and his friends. (HEHE). I dream about finding them at a boot sale but know that is slim to none of happing.

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MARY ANN December 2, 2012 at 3:54 pm

Especially great free gift patterns. So many wonderful , delightful patterns to choose from. Thank you for a very nice year of Newsletters with the most helpful information. Have a Blessed Christmas Season and very Good New Year.

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Deb H. December 2, 2012 at 3:57 pm

These are so cute. I think a little spool mouse would love to nibble just a little piece of cheese (made of felt, for sure!) Thanks for the giveaway.

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Christine Gibbons December 2, 2012 at 4:00 pm

ps: I would give him some of the wonderful old – old English cheese that is so expensive to buy here in Canada. Maybe one day I could bring him back to England and serve it to him there.

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carolyn December 2, 2012 at 4:01 pm

WHAT THE MOUSE WANTS TO EAT . SOME OF THE TURKEY &DRESSING.

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Cathy December 2, 2012 at 4:06 pm

These are just too darling! I love the shape of these spools. Every sewing room needs a mouse–that will respect the thread and fabric and not eat it! LOL! I read you via your newsletter, but is there a way to have your blog posts delivered via email as well?

Cathy ♥

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Shayla Sharp December 2, 2012 at 4:06 pm

Well, I have some chocolate near my machine he could nibble on, but I’d bring him some sunflower seeds too.

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Jennifer C December 2, 2012 at 4:09 pm

Just adorable!
I do love a giveaway!
Thanks for sharing!

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Sheila December 2, 2012 at 4:16 pm

Mice just LOVE chocolate to nibble on …………… these are so cute !

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Patty H. December 2, 2012 at 4:17 pm

I think a nice peanut butter cookie would make a nice nibble.

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lynn December 2, 2012 at 4:25 pm

adorable! ( i’m currently working on the deer head!) i’d love to try the mouse kit=thanks!

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Julie Lundquist December 2, 2012 at 4:31 pm

I would love to win your charming little spool mouse…I really enjoy your ezine as well!

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Marcy Mahle December 2, 2012 at 4:32 pm

I love your magazine and patterns and blog. This little mouse is adorable sitting there on top of the wooden spool. I picture him sitting in my kitchen waiting for crumbs while watching my very tiny grandchildren ( ages 6,5,4,4,4, and 2 ) making cookies and candy

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Terry December 2, 2012 at 4:46 pm

Helen, Your creations just keep getting cuter and cuter, they really make me smile. The little mouse would want to nibble on a bit of cheese if he were in my house, I love it.

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Deb December 2, 2012 at 5:10 pm

That is so cute.

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jane d December 2, 2012 at 5:15 pm

Would love to win this, my bff is a mouse person, so I’d make it for her.

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Sue H December 2, 2012 at 5:27 pm

Hmmm. I think a bit of peanut brittle would be nice to share with the mouse.

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Charlotte Amaro December 2, 2012 at 5:31 pm

I very much like the little mice. They would make great companions while I craft. I imagine they would like a spot of tea and a cookie or peanut butter and crackers. A good snack on a chilly day. :-)

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Theresa December 2, 2012 at 5:37 pm

Thank you for entering me in your contest!
Theresa

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Pam December 2, 2012 at 5:56 pm

I never win anything so I don’t get my hopes up but this is another great chance to say how much I love this blog and the bustle and sew magazine!

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Monika December 2, 2012 at 5:58 pm

These are so heart warming. They remind me of the Christmas Mice that would come each December and mend our socks. (Old time memories — not a 21 century tradition) We would leave out fresh patties of corn bread for them. Monika

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christinelorna December 2, 2012 at 5:58 pm

A nice lump of Dorset Viney cheese for my little mouse to snibble on.

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Barbara Timaru NZ December 2, 2012 at 6:09 pm

SOOOO cute and thanks for the chance to win a delightful kit, summery in the sewing room with us here in NZ so some cracker crumbs he would find at my house. B

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Lidia December 2, 2012 at 6:21 pm

Hello. I don’t like this mouse because it has not wings to fly to Italy for Xmas.
Merry Xmas and Happy New Year for all you.
(Sorry, I don’t know your language very well)

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Kim Cottrell December 2, 2012 at 6:22 pm

what a cute mouse kit! It would even be cute on a Christmas tree I have some really cool tape measure ribbon that it could hang from! I would love one! I think a cute little round fabric cookie or maybe a cute strawberry I would like a little charming flower pattern So versatile even a candy cane would be adorable! Thanks so much for sharing BTY love the little hedgehog

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Linda B December 2, 2012 at 6:23 pm

Peanut butter toast triangles!
X Linda

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Payge December 2, 2012 at 6:41 pm

These little mice are just too cute. I’d love to make one as a great introduction to your items. They would make a great gift for my quilting friends and a nice little needle/pin cushion to carry to classes.

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Barbara Roberts December 2, 2012 at 6:43 pm

How cute is that! I would definately want one! I think he would like to nibble on all the little interesting thread snips and bits of fabric form sewing!

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carol December 2, 2012 at 6:43 pm

I think these little mice would enjoy cotton with a sprinkle of shredded cheese. Yummy!

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Rose Ford December 2, 2012 at 6:45 pm

Eeek squeak I would love one of these

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rabbitquilter December 2, 2012 at 6:53 pm

Mousey is so cute!! He will be nibbling on a mince pie!!! But please leave all my Christmas cakes nibble free!!!! Kind regards Heather

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Carol December 2, 2012 at 6:56 pm

Oh so cute! I’d love to enter your Giveaway, thank you.
Carol xx

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Vivienne December 2, 2012 at 6:58 pm

Pannetone ( Italian Christmas Cake)

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Denise December 2, 2012 at 6:58 pm

I know those adorable mice LOVE to nibble on wool! :o)
It makes such a soft warm nest that is so pretty!
Blessings,
Denise

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Aude Bories December 2, 2012 at 7:02 pm

Would be great with Cheddar and Branson Sauce! Ummm Miam Miam!! :)

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Sherry December 2, 2012 at 7:06 pm

Hi, Thank you for the chance to win the cute mice kit. I enjoy your newsletter
and the helpful info. Sherry

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Dee December 2, 2012 at 7:06 pm

Cotton spool mice…….hmm……..don’t all stitchers like chocolate and biscuits? So…Malteasers!

This is one of the absolute cutest of your lovely designs. Hope I win :-)

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Mickey December 2, 2012 at 7:13 pm

The spool mouse is very cute. Thanks for the chance to win.

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Nancy d December 2, 2012 at 7:30 pm

So cute! My house needs a Christmas mouse! And her name is Cotton Candy! Santa I’ve been a good girl :)

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Vicky December 2, 2012 at 7:34 pm

You have developed the cutest little mouses. And so generous to give
a couple kits away!!!!

I think one would like to sneak into my baking cabinet, and have a little
lunch of a chocolate chip, and a dried apricot. I just painted a pretty
antique desk for my bedroom, and I would love to see the mouse perched
there beside my lamp with blue beaded shade.

You have so many creative ideas, and I always look forward to your
blog!!!! Thank you for the opportunity to be in your drawing!
Vicky

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Penny December 2, 2012 at 7:38 pm

I’m sure these mice would love some brie! Thanks for the giveaway

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Norma Francis December 2, 2012 at 7:53 pm

He would LOVE to nibble “cotton” – just for an aperitif, of course! Angel pigs; carol-singing mice; reindeer and cotton reel mice – whatever would we do without you in our lives, Helen? You brighten us all up. Love from Norma

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Sherri December 2, 2012 at 8:01 pm

I would love to win to actually have all the parts to actually do a pattern you have designed with the material you have so its a true vintage even though its not old . I want my whole house to look the way your magazine make me feel Comfortable !! Sherri

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Lyndal December 2, 2012 at 8:09 pm

I could sit with one of these cuties to help me with my crafty projects, and dare I say even help me, or just keep me company :) Lyndal

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Kay December 2, 2012 at 8:22 pm

I think that as a vintage mouse he must have a bit of sophistication about him so I would give him cheese and crackers made out of felt.b Thanks for the cute giveaway.

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patricia a krupica December 2, 2012 at 8:35 pm

It would be wonderful to win one of the kits as I love your work and would be glad to have a little piece of cheese for the mouse..thank you, Patty

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Ania December 2, 2012 at 8:36 pm

Hi! I think they like to nibble wool ;)

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Lola December 2, 2012 at 8:44 pm

I just love these little critters, they are so pretty sitting on the thread, thanks for a chance to win one of them.
God Bless
Lola

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Sue December 2, 2012 at 8:45 pm

I always look forward to you newsletters and reading your blog :)
I would love to win the little mouse to sit next to my sewing machine and we could nibble on chocolate :)
Sue x

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june December 2, 2012 at 8:52 pm

thank you for the chance to win cotton mouse,she is so cute,I would serve her some very sharpe cheddar cheese and some bacon chips

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Lori Morton December 2, 2012 at 8:52 pm

Adorable lil mice!!! well…let’s see….suppose they would love some Hot Chocolate…and bites of Christmas cookies here! Or maybe cheese & crackers if they share with my Husband! lol

Thanks for chance to win a Kit! They are soooo cute! :)

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Jackie December 2, 2012 at 8:53 pm

Gorgeous mouse. Love the vintage fabric too.
A felt mouse would surely love some extra strong cheddar. Jx

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Apse December 2, 2012 at 8:54 pm

Very cute! A mince pie to nibble.

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Karen December 2, 2012 at 8:56 pm

These are just the cutest and would love to nibble on some bubble and squeak in my nice new craft room :0)

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Linda Head December 2, 2012 at 9:02 pm

So cute. Cinnamon buns to nibble would be nice.

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Marina McCuaig December 2, 2012 at 9:06 pm

Just love this wee mouse….so cute, I think cotton spool mice would just love the crumbs from almost everything my gorgeous wee grandaughter likes to eat, as it followed her around the house x

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Laura December 2, 2012 at 9:09 pm

Oh… I don’t know, if I were a mouse I would love a piping hot, fluffy Belgian Waffle with strawberries and whipped cream with a side of crispy bacon and tea, white no sugar! :-P
Thanks for the chance to win!

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Danielle Mansell December 2, 2012 at 9:18 pm

My mouse would love to nibble on big pile of Belgian style steak & chips!

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Jan December 2, 2012 at 9:30 pm

I would love to win a kit for this dear little mouse (toy mice are the only kind I like -the real things make me shriek loudly and run very fast…) thank you for all the gorgeous patterns you design, Helen; and for your lovely mag. I think this little mouse would really enjoy nibbling my home-made cheese biscuits.

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hazel December 2, 2012 at 9:31 pm

very cute xx

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Regena Fickes December 2, 2012 at 9:32 pm

How adorable. We called my late daughter “Mouse” and I made several things with a mouse theme when she was small. This would be a lovely addition. Thank you.

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sandee December 2, 2012 at 9:37 pm

lov mice but rats are better!!!!!!

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Sam December 2, 2012 at 9:41 pm

I’d love to win these and make them with my twin boys. They love to sew things :o) Mice just LOVE nibbling on chocolate. Especially Christmas chocolate coins….

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Hayley Wells December 2, 2012 at 9:47 pm

These are just the sweetest little things! I think a cotton mouse would love nibbling on sweet cotton candy and cinder toffee! xx

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Dutch sisters December 2, 2012 at 10:02 pm

Dutch cheese that’s what those adorable mice ike to nibbe best.
Groetjes, Corry

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Linda Hall December 2, 2012 at 10:05 pm

Hi Helen, What gorgeous mice and such a lovely way to use the old cotton reels. Love your page and just love your patterns. Thanks!

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joy smith December 2, 2012 at 10:09 pm

I really like your spool mouse and I think a little button of cheese would be the perfect treat for them. Thank you (and Ben) for the give-a-way!

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Barbara December 2, 2012 at 10:24 pm

Lovely! Has to be chocolate buttons – or liquorice bootlaces?

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dangermom December 2, 2012 at 10:27 pm

My daughter just got a mouse, so I would put this in her stocking! Hm, a cotton mouse would probably like to nibble on a nice pretty quilt, so I’d better keep him away from my sewing room!

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apple blossom December 2, 2012 at 10:40 pm

that is sew cute thanks for chance to win

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Louise December 2, 2012 at 10:46 pm

I think he would be partial to some mince pie crumbs!

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Jeanne December 2, 2012 at 10:48 pm

Hello Helen, Do you see me over here? Yeah that is me way in the back waving at you. Just wanted to tell you I love the mice and hope I am one of the lucky winners. If the mouse comes to live with me he will be eating lots of Provolone and Muenster Cheeses. And I have a bed all ready for him. Thanks for a chance to win.

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lee patterson December 2, 2012 at 11:05 pm

love the little mouse, sorta remindes of cinderella, would like to have him sitting on the shelf in my sewingroom………………

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Dee Shaw 411-11th ST. Lewiston, Idaho 83501 December 2, 2012 at 11:20 pm

these are the ones I asked you about. I think they would like to chew and nibble on vintage linens. like they did in my basement :( this summer.

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Donna December 2, 2012 at 11:36 pm

Sooo very cute, of course he should be nibbling a christmas mince pie/tart. Thanks for the opportunity.

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Dolores December 2, 2012 at 11:45 pm

Cheese and crackers please. These little mice are too too cute. Thank you for the chance to win a kit.

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Tricia Livingston December 3, 2012 at 12:15 am

Hi. I think they like to nibble spaghetti best of all.

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linda schiffer December 3, 2012 at 12:15 am

A nice big wedge of cotton CHEESE, of course.

:) Linda

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Tricia Livingston December 3, 2012 at 12:19 am

Also meant to ask if thes kits are avaiable for sale and if so how much they cost. I love these so much I may need to buy one if I don;t win one. They are amazingly cute.

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Lyndelle Newey December 3, 2012 at 12:36 am

I have just discovered you and you patterns and LOVE them – great to see some different ideas!

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Carolyn M December 3, 2012 at 1:09 am

A little spool mouse would love to nibble on some Swiss Cheese, because maybe, just maybe, he can hide in the holes and no-one will know!!

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Yvonne Hamilton December 3, 2012 at 1:15 am

I think they would eat whatever it is that the dustbunnies around here exist on….

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Sherri S. December 3, 2012 at 1:19 am

Gingerbread cats! Sooo darling, thanks for the opportunity to win.

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Cathy December 3, 2012 at 1:30 am

They would enjoy some delicious Christmas cookies, baked by my sister! Thank you for a chance to win this cute project.

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Rachel December 3, 2012 at 2:09 am

they could come to New Zealand and have pavlova with kiwifruit!

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phyllis white December 3, 2012 at 2:18 am

Even my West Highland terrier, Maggie, won’t have a problem with this mouse! What a great addition to my sewing collection of pincushions.
Thank you!

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Vicki Ballard December 3, 2012 at 2:23 am

So sweet!They want Christmas cookies with sprinkles and milk!!!

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Louise williams December 3, 2012 at 2:24 am

I think little spool mouse would like to nibble on some little English cheddar
He is so cute Louise

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Debra Lee December 3, 2012 at 2:36 am

Cheese Crackers i think!

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Cathy December 3, 2012 at 2:39 am

I think the mice would like STRING cheese and the GRAIN of the fabric! :-)

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Nena December 3, 2012 at 3:19 am

Twenty years ago, I wandered around the UK and Ireland doing museum research. My first stop out of Gatwick was Bath where I bought a handmade bitty fabric mouse. I carefully carried her around in my purse for the duration of my trip. I carefully cut out a circle in the lid of a film canister and her little bead nose just peeked out. Security in a couple of the museums thought I was a tad nutty but she was very good company. She still sits on my bookshelf keeping me company. I think she would enjoy company of her own!

Nena

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Jane T December 3, 2012 at 3:44 am

Cute, cute! I think a Cotton Spool Mouse would love to nibble on thread ends.

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Trish December 3, 2012 at 3:51 am

I would love to win your adorable spool mouse!

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Barb Colvin December 3, 2012 at 4:30 am

My Cotton Spool Mouse would love to nibble on little scraps of fabric and bits of thread. I might need a whole family of these mice to help me keep these ‘snacks’ under control.

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marian fraser December 3, 2012 at 5:24 am

so cute, you have wonderful ideas, just would love them

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D. Kathleen December 3, 2012 at 6:14 am

Mouse and I would share some sugar toast cut into triangles; made by my dear Aunt Mary Catherine.

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Abbie Birch December 3, 2012 at 6:50 am

Ooh my mummy would adore this, the cheeky little scamp could keep her company in her sewing room and share her cake crumbs xx

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Joyce December 3, 2012 at 7:55 am

That is one of the cutest things I have ever seen. It would look lovely on my sewing table.

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Teresa December 3, 2012 at 8:22 am

Love the mice. I think they would nibble cheese biscuits as a treat.

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marina genovesi December 3, 2012 at 8:57 am

Ciao cara Helen, sono stupendi i tuoi topini, mi piacerebbe molto vincere un kit!
Penso che per dei topolini deliziosi sia piacevole sgranocchiare un muffin al formaggio. Auguri di Buon Natale ed un felice Anno Nuovo
Marina

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Alison Morris December 3, 2012 at 9:02 am

Ooh these are lovely. I have a nasty suspicion that these cheeky mice wouldn’t confine themselves to just scraps of fabric, but if not watched would also munch their way through cushion covers, handbags and the lastest project.

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Lisa December 3, 2012 at 9:24 am

Love the little mice! I so want one!
The best thing for the little mice to nibble on would be “cheese cloth” :)

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Gemma December 3, 2012 at 11:33 am

Adorable, just perfect for my daughters who have only recently got the sewing bug!
Not sure about eating but sleeping on a cushion of cotton candy. X

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jasmine Patrick December 3, 2012 at 11:40 am

Just love these little mice, they are so cute!!!!

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Lynn S December 3, 2012 at 12:06 pm

Oh—little crunchy applique pins!

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Julie December 3, 2012 at 12:16 pm

A little spool mouse would definately enjoy eating any cheese from the great cheese shop we frequent and would use the scraps from my sewing room to make a warm and cosy bed to sleep in!
Love the mice!

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Lucy December 3, 2012 at 12:55 pm

Love these – would their favourite nibbles be chocolate buttons?

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Lisa Wilson December 3, 2012 at 12:55 pm

A great competition! Good luck everyone. From personal experience I know little mice like chocolate pennies, although they don’t appear to mind if it’s the silver wrapped ones or the gold :o)

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Jody December 3, 2012 at 2:49 pm

I think he would love to eat a crisp fall apple!

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Penny December 3, 2012 at 2:58 pm

I believe these mice would love to nibble on some “delicious” wool batting…a piece for my nest, and a nibble for my mouth…..and on and on….very sweet!!!

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Pat Upton December 3, 2012 at 3:03 pm

I think the Cotton Spool Mouse would eat felted wool cheese! Hahaha!

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Judith Clarke December 3, 2012 at 7:01 pm

I think their fav thing to nibble is the thread from finished projects. Xx

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Rebecca December 3, 2012 at 7:32 pm

What a wonderful little mouse and a fabulous competition! I would live the chance to win one of these kits and if I was successful I’m sure my little mouse would live to share my current favourite oat and raisan cookies with me! xx

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Margaret Urwin December 3, 2012 at 7:52 pm

I think these gorgeous little mice would eat up all the snippings of threads while I’m stitching…

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sheila December 3, 2012 at 8:15 pm

Why this little mouse would need some thread scraps of course , thanks for the chance at this cute giveaway.

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Betty December 3, 2012 at 10:03 pm

The little mouse likes to nibble on thread. He is too cute.

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Charlene December 3, 2012 at 11:58 pm

Oh so cute, I have made many, many mice for my sister, Marion, the queen Rat of our family. This would be a great addition to her collection!

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Maria do Carmo December 4, 2012 at 12:34 am

Lindos os camundongos,obrigada.

Talvês devesse roer um poco de milho cozido

sem sal,é como eu gosto
.tiacarminhapezzuto@gmail.com

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Connie December 4, 2012 at 1:46 am

This sweet creature could certainly come to my house to live in my collection of pincushions! I would be very excited if he would nibble on some of my UFO’s. (unfinished objects) Then I would have a viable excuse for not finishing them!

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Diane Moffatt December 4, 2012 at 2:28 am

I do beleive that a spool mouse would love to nibble on snickerdoodles!! That is their favorite at this time of the year. But most anything the rest of the year. Or the crumbs left over on your plate. Little sweetie!!!ry Christmas

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LindaSonia December 4, 2012 at 2:46 am

Just the cutest thing ever!! He probably would nibble on some toes if he got the chance!!

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Linette Whiteman December 4, 2012 at 3:05 am

Would love to win this little guy, lets see maybe he would nibble on some peppermint candy.

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Chrissie December 4, 2012 at 3:12 am

Camembert! Definitely Camembert! Just a smidge on a wee bit of water cracker, washed down with cider. Ahhh.

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Donna Altieri December 4, 2012 at 3:55 am

They nibble on snips of thread, of course!

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Pam Harrison December 4, 2012 at 4:10 am

love the mouse kit and I would feed her peanutbutter and cheese

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Callie December 4, 2012 at 4:14 am

Cheese perhaps?

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Sandy Olson December 4, 2012 at 4:35 am

A cotton mouse would love to nibble a small triangle of cheddar (cloth, that is.)

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Sandra C December 4, 2012 at 5:29 am

I think he’d like nibbling on bits of thread. You know, the pieces that get stuck all over your project and are so difficult to get rid of? What a helpful mouse!

Thanks for the chance to win!

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Ellen Lai December 4, 2012 at 6:53 am

Nibble on threads and yarns!

So cute!

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Jannie December 4, 2012 at 9:25 am

Oh wat een leuk muisje. Ik doe graag mee met deze give away

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Freda Gossage December 4, 2012 at 9:52 am

I think he is adorable, I just love mice. Except when they go into my fabric shed, although the little guy that was in there in the summer did not do too much damage, as all my fabrics are stored in large plastic boxes. He however had got into a cardboard hamper box with some sunflower seeds and was having a lovely time, he got tipped out into the garden, and the shed got a thorough clean. The cute cotton reel mouse would not do any damage though as he could eat the ‘orts’ from my sewing projects.

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Shai Williams December 4, 2012 at 10:04 am

Oh they definitely love to nibble on thread.

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Minimoek December 4, 2012 at 10:08 am

Hallo,

O,there so cute I would love to enter your give-away. And for a nibble he will have a piece of Dutch cheese ofcourse ;-) Lots of love Linda.

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Marianne Squire Maszer December 4, 2012 at 10:29 am

I think she’d love to nibble cheese with peanut butter. Do you sell these kits? THEY ARE ADORABLE, THANKS FOR CHANCE TO WIN.

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claire December 4, 2012 at 10:31 am

BEAUTIFUL!! Cutest little mice I have ever seen :) Would love this kit!! I think these adorable little guys would ‘Nibble Nobey’s Nuts’!! Definately not cheese – its poisonous to mice!

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Emma (The Sparkly Fairy) December 4, 2012 at 10:41 am

how cute! I think this mouse would love to nibble on pink fondant fancies!! :)

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Katheryn December 4, 2012 at 10:45 am

We should always be nice to mice!

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Donna December 4, 2012 at 10:52 am

Why, cotton cheese, of course! ;-)
Thank you for the opportunity to win!

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Pat December 4, 2012 at 11:42 am

I would love to win this kit to make far a lady that loves mice. Whenever I find a little mouse I give it to her. I think this little spool mouse would love to nibble on a little piece of chocolate.

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Anne December 4, 2012 at 11:49 am

I love mice! If I should be lucky to win him, I will name him Pistachio, since that is his favorite food!

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Alicia December 4, 2012 at 12:03 pm

Love those little mouse, the y would like a piece of cheese while make me company when I’m sewing!!

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Aundrea gore December 4, 2012 at 12:15 pm

This is a mouse that just makes you smile every time you look at him. I think I would feed him anything he wants, because he is so cute.

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Janet Hill December 4, 2012 at 12:26 pm

This cute mouse would like to nibble on the crumbs left from the cookies left for Santa on Christmas Eve.
If I don’t win one of the kits, I’d life to know where I could buy one. Janet

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barbara n December 4, 2012 at 12:40 pm

What an adorable little mouse….I would love to make this for my daughter who loves all things little…I will put it in her doll house where it might nibble on some of her tea cakes

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Shannon December 4, 2012 at 12:51 pm

Cheese :)

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Patty-tricia December 4, 2012 at 12:55 pm

I love to have a mouse in my house to stir with me during midnight hour holiday prep!! Fingers and toes crossed–which makes typing really hard:)

from still-green southern VT,
the Vermonster

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bethbutcher December 4, 2012 at 1:04 pm

Love them, they are so sweet :) I think, as it’s this time of year, the mice would like to nibble on some cranberry mince pies.

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Brenda Osborne December 4, 2012 at 1:42 pm

I love mice as long as they aren’t real. This fellow has many dust bunnies to chase and consume!

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mrsblocko December 4, 2012 at 1:45 pm

It’s my experience that cute lil mice love peanut butter chocolate chips.

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Sandy December 4, 2012 at 1:51 pm

I think he would love some good homemade Italian bread. Who wouldn’t? Cute little guys, btw!

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Rachael December 4, 2012 at 1:53 pm

So cute! My mouse would probably nibble on some crumbs near my sewing machine or some good sharp cheddder! yum!

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Mary Mac December 4, 2012 at 2:13 pm

He would nibble on my favorite gingerbread cookies.

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Jo December 4, 2012 at 2:25 pm

peanut butter! thanks for chance to win :)

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Jen December 4, 2012 at 2:37 pm

The mouse will nibble on my grandmother’s cheese cookies!

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Michele December 4, 2012 at 2:39 pm

A tiny morsel of cheese! Thanks for the chance – the mouse is adorable!!

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Susan December 4, 2012 at 2:39 pm

My mouse would nibble on fruitcake, of course.

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Tina S December 4, 2012 at 2:48 pm

This little mouse wouldn’t be satisfied to nibble on cheese. She would prefer cheesecake!

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Kelly R December 4, 2012 at 2:58 pm

Cute mouse! would your little mouse like to nibble some cheese?

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Nanette December 4, 2012 at 3:25 pm

J’ADORE cette petite souris or in English : I like this little mouse very much.
I come and see you very often and I am always wondering what you are doing.
Thank you very much for all these cute things. I like sew and I hope to have a chance to win.
Et que la meilleure gagne !!! See you soon…

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Stacey December 4, 2012 at 3:25 pm

Cotton batting or cotton balls! Mr. Mouse has to keep his stuffing fluffy somehow…

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Pauline December 4, 2012 at 4:39 pm

I just think they are lovely , you would never lose one.
I would say Cheese. and smile.

Pauline.

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Marcy December 4, 2012 at 4:45 pm

Tiny crumbs of oatmeal cookies….

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DeeAnn S December 4, 2012 at 5:05 pm

I think they’d like Cheese Doodles to munch on! Thanks for this giveaway. :)

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Yrene December 4, 2012 at 6:00 pm

Hallo, Wat een grappige muis. ik ben er dol op.
en wat zou het leuk zijn om ze ook zelf te kunnen maken. En ook voor jou hier in Nederland reclame voor je te maken
Ik doe graag mee om het pakketje te winnen.
groetjes van Yrene uit Holland, en hele fijne kerstdagen.

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Rose December 4, 2012 at 6:15 pm

They are so very cute. Mine (if I was lucky enough to win) would delight in some Wisconsin cheese.

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Marion Ottery December 4, 2012 at 7:03 pm

169 entries already ! I have to enter to try to win a mouse to keep my pincushion mouse from your other pattern happy. Little Bustle is pretty but also pretty lonely ! I think she would like me to make a Cotton Spool Mouse to nibble…. her ear ! Take care now Helen. Marion x

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Carole December 4, 2012 at 7:19 pm

These little mice are just so cute! Love them! I reckon they might like mince pies in this festive season ;) Carole

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Carmen December 4, 2012 at 7:52 pm

I love (and collect) mice. They are adorable! I think Cotton Spool Mouse would love to eat some nice Havarti cheese :)

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Heather Borthwick December 4, 2012 at 8:28 pm

He’s lovely and I bet he would just love a scottish shortbread finger xx

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Ellen December 4, 2012 at 9:09 pm

My 3 year old grand-daughter , Molly, has a passion for mice at the moment, she tells me they are “cutier” than anything! When I asked her what they might like to nibble on, her answer was “the mouse can nibble on my fingers!” What a little treasure and she is also craft mad (yes even at 3 years of age) and would help me with this craft if we win. It’s just gorgeous!

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Christina December 4, 2012 at 9:16 pm

They are so cute and I am sure they would love some gingerbread cookies.

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Linda Reilly December 4, 2012 at 9:27 pm

There so cute. Just in time for Christmas. I love to sew by hand. Hope I win. thank you Lindarella

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Linda Reilly December 4, 2012 at 9:31 pm

There so sweet. Thank you for this chance to win.

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Darlene Holte December 4, 2012 at 9:39 pm

These are just adorable! I would love to make one. I would agree that they would eat Wisconsin Cheese and there is plenty of that at my house!

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marina December 4, 2012 at 10:37 pm

My little mousie would love to eat cake crumbs.

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Judy December 5, 2012 at 12:42 am

What a little cutie! I think he would have to nibble celery. He could pull off the celery strings to knit himself a sweater or darn his socks.

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sandra k williams December 5, 2012 at 3:48 am

my little would be a country mouse and he would be eating little berries that he finds on the floor of the forest.

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Bonnie Berg December 5, 2012 at 5:27 am

Your mouse is adorable. My husband started calling our daughter “Mouse” when she was just an infant (45 years ago). Your cute little Spool Mouse would be eating Chocolate of course! Thanks, Bonnie Berg

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Sheila Belveal December 5, 2012 at 8:27 am

What a sweet little mouse! He would love to nibble a little cheddar cheese! Would love to have him join me at my sewing machine! Thank-you for the chance to enter!

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Wendy December 5, 2012 at 12:59 pm

Cheese of course…….the staple diet for any mouse, or perhaps a little festive mince pie as it is christmas !! Lovely kit, would really like to win !!!

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Mirja December 5, 2012 at 1:13 pm

How cute – I just love it!
He would nibble on all the leftover thread bits

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Linda Jeter December 5, 2012 at 6:18 pm

I love your site, I have a National Applique Society that I started here in Virginia Beach VA,,,we just love your Squirrel project!!!

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kim December 5, 2012 at 7:00 pm

Marshmallows because they are fluffy like the mice!

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Hannah Baker December 5, 2012 at 7:13 pm

I think he’d like some chocolate teacakes as I’ve been devouring them today and I’d share with him. :)

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Becky PS December 5, 2012 at 10:07 pm

Oh Helen, these mice are so darlin!

If the mouse finds his way to my house he may dine on any cheese he chooses!

Thanks for the chance to win.

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jeannejeannie December 6, 2012 at 2:03 am

I think these mousies would share my cheese and crackers crumbs on my sewing table!

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Stephanie December 6, 2012 at 2:22 am

Today I discovered some naughty mice have eaten all the (fake plastic!) berries on my Christmas wreath that I store in my garage during the year. I wonder if the little imps have tummy ache! I think this little mouse would nibble on some christmas pudding :) Thanks for the chance to win, Stephanie x

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Violet Williams December 6, 2012 at 3:09 am

I just found your site through craftgossip. I plan on doing lots of looking around here! I think that if my mouse could chose what she wanted to nibble on it would be some material because they use it to make their homes more comfy. Thank you for the opportunity to win such a cute giveaway.

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Jennie December 6, 2012 at 11:16 am

I’d just like to try my hand and gift one to a friend , I think they look cute :)

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Persnickety December 7, 2012 at 2:06 am

So cute. I think they would like some peanut butter, but that is so messy in the so sewing room, so they will have to settle for some felt cheese!

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cecile December 7, 2012 at 11:06 am

every mouse likes dutch cheese

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Diane December 7, 2012 at 6:10 pm

Would love a chance to win they are lovely!

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Terri Sue December 7, 2012 at 7:46 pm

Oh how I would like one of these cuties to sit on my sewing machine to keep me company! I read a story once where a mother mouse chewed up some paper money to make a soft nest for her new litter of mouseies. I would let mine nibble on ALL of my HUGE amount of patterns so that maybe I could get a new litter of cotton spool mouseies.

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Shannon December 10, 2012 at 12:11 am

Gingerbread!

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sandra December 10, 2012 at 11:11 pm

hersheys kisses

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Janet Brattin December 18, 2012 at 5:27 am

These remind me of something from my childhood, a cartoon perhaps? I felt an instant attraction to him! So adorable, and if I were him, I would want a big puff pastry filled with brie and cranberries!!!! Yum!!

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mandy January 6, 2013 at 6:14 pm

I only found your page today and am too excited by it to think of any food for lickle mice but maybe ….dried banana (as thats what im picking at as im typing and drooling at your stags head!!!!)

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