St Patrick's day Shamrock craft & Silhouette PORTRAIT Giveaway

    Posted by  ·  February 28, 2013

    I am hoping you are extra lucky for this giveaway so I am sharing a free shamrock cutting file and shamrock template! Decorate your home with these simple hanging shamrocks. It is a really  quick and easy St Patricks’s Day craft and your home will look so festive!

    All you do is cut out tons of shamrocks and sew them up! Make sure you leave about a foot of thread before sewing. I also used a long stitch length (on my machine a 6). If the threads between the shamrocks don’t stay together just clip one of them!

    I have made  free silhouette cutting file. If you don’t have a Silhouette I have included a pdf too!

    Free Silhouette Shamrock Cutting File

    Shamrock Template PDF Download



    Now that you have this shamrock template how about a quick and simple shamrock treat bag. All you need is Silhouette Clean Cut Heat Transfer Fabric Interfacing, cotton fabric, iron and a pre-made bag.

    My shamrock template will make three shamrocks in different sizes. Follow package directions for adhering interfacing to fabric and cutting.

    Now all you do is iron the shamrock to the treat bag!  I am excited because I have two more shamrocks and the largest one is going to make the perfect St. Patrick’s Day t-shirt for my daughter!

    Want to make this project and many more?! Silhouette is offering a great promotion this month!  Simply go to Silhouette’s site and enter my code “Skip” at check out to save! Here are the details below!

    Exclusive Skip to my Lou

    Reader Giveaway

    One Lucky reader will win a Silhouette Portrait!

    Simply wait for rafflecopter to load and enter there!
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    1. Charleeta
      Monday, March 4th, 2013
      I would love a free new toy. Thank you
    2. Tracy Turner
      Monday, March 4th, 2013
      What a great giveaway! Thanks for all the inspiration!
    3. Megan f
      Monday, March 4th, 2013
      I would love to win. Pick me :)
    4. Lisa
      Monday, March 4th, 2013
      The Silhouette has been on my wish list for a while now. Thanks for the chance to win!
    5. Trisha
      Monday, March 4th, 2013
      This would be awesome!
    6. Anne McIntosh
      Monday, March 4th, 2013
      This would be a great win! I've been trying to figure out how I could get a Silhouette (either one) when I still have 2 Cricuts (one cake) that I don't use any more. If I win, I will donate one to a good cause and give the other one to my niece.
    7. bess kannan
      Monday, March 4th, 2013
      fell and broke my leg and wrist. out of work. plenty of time to play- no money to pay lol
      please pick meeeeee!
    8. joni simpson
      Monday, March 4th, 2013
      thanks for the great giveaway! :)
    9. Patti fast
      Monday, March 4th, 2013
      Would love this to do crafts with my daughter and now HER daughter! Cuz I'm Gramma and need to make fun things :)
    10. Kathy Carenza
      Monday, March 4th, 2013
      I love your page, blog and all your great easy ideas. Thank you for taking the time to share with us. I am praying for the Luck of the Irish to fall on one of her own and that the raffelcopter lands on me:-) Thanks for the contest and for all you do for your fans
    11. kimberly
      Monday, March 4th, 2013
      This is on my wishlist!!!
    12. Monday, March 4th, 2013
      Awesome giveaway!!! Thank you so much for the Facebook reminder - just got back into town from traveling and getting caught up on my blog and Facebook browsing! : )
    13. Teresa Blue
      Sunday, March 3rd, 2013
      Thanks for the opportunity to win!
    14. Bdaiss
      Sunday, March 3rd, 2013
      Oooo! Thanks so much for the chance!
    15. Paula
      Sunday, March 3rd, 2013
      Yes, please!
    16. Amber Hamblin
      Sunday, March 3rd, 2013
      Thanks for the chance to win! Great giveaway!
    17. Sunday, March 3rd, 2013
      My birthday is March 6th. What a present it would be for a craft addict like myself!
    18. Carrie
      Sunday, March 3rd, 2013
      Than you! Would live to win one I have had such good things about it. Good luck everyone!
    19. Sherry Truax
      Sunday, March 3rd, 2013
      I would LOVE to win this for decorating for my daughters upcoming wedding! Her wedding is a Celtic theme, so this would be perfect!
    20. Cherie
      Sunday, March 3rd, 2013
      Found your page last night on pintrist. You have a lot of amazing crafts
    21. Laurie H.
      Sunday, March 3rd, 2013
      It would so great to be able to win! Thank you so much for the chance.
    22. Rebecca Disher
      Sunday, March 3rd, 2013
      I love to decorate for all the holiday's and these projects are so cute. My kids would just love these. :)
    23. Sunday, March 3rd, 2013
      I keep seeing ALL the FANTASTIC things I could make with this!!! Would LOVE to win one!! Thanks for the giveaway!
    24. Amy
      Sunday, March 3rd, 2013
      I would love this! I currently have a cricut and have been thinking of switching. So many possibilities!
    25. Jenn
      Sunday, March 3rd, 2013
      Oh wow! What a deal. I would love this!
    26. Bcadina
      Sunday, March 3rd, 2013
      I WANT THIS!!!! Pick me, pick me! lol
    27. Sunday, March 3rd, 2013
      Oh goodness. I would absolutely adore one of these. So many awesome projects can and will be done if I had one of these.
    28. Kristen
      Sunday, March 3rd, 2013
      This has been on my wishlist for a couple years! Thanks for the opportunity! Would be amazing to win, especially with baby boy on thevCardway...oh the projects we could do!
    29. SueAnn Keller
      Sunday, March 3rd, 2013
      Dying to win one of these! Oh please oh please!
    30. Stacy Bloedel
      Sunday, March 3rd, 2013
      PICK ME!!!! PICK ME!!!! I keep entering but have yet to win :( I would LOVE to learn how to use this machine...I have heard so many AMAZING things about it!!!!
    31. Kitty!
      Sunday, March 3rd, 2013
      Would love to make some shamrocks to add to cards! Thanks for the op to win.

    32. Sunday, March 3rd, 2013
      Adorable treat bag! I really want the silhouette. I could do so many projects if I had one!!!!
    33. Tuki
      Sunday, March 3rd, 2013
      Awesome giveaway!!!
    34. Barbara Martin
      Sunday, March 3rd, 2013
      thanks for the giveaway!!!! crossing my fingers.
    35. Sunday, March 3rd, 2013
      thank you for the opportunity to win this!
    36. Sunday, March 3rd, 2013
      I would so love to have a silhouette, it says I have earned 8 entries... can someone help me, where do I enter????
    37. Jodi
      Sunday, March 3rd, 2013
      I love this giveaway!! My daughters and I are very crafty, this would be so appreciated!! :)
    38. Josie
      Sunday, March 3rd, 2013
      This looks like so much fun and would be great for my home schooling projects.
    39. Cheryll
      Sunday, March 3rd, 2013
      Super excited!
    40. Nitau
      Sunday, March 3rd, 2013
      love ur site
    41. Kymsy
      Saturday, March 2nd, 2013
      Pack 183 den parents really need this to create projects for our cub scouts. I hope we win! Thanks~
    42. Kayla Crawford
      Friday, March 1st, 2013
      I would be so so forever grateful to win a silhouette! I love to make gifts and decorate my home and this would help me so much. Crossing my fingers! !!! Thank you for your fabulous giveaways! !!
    43. Friday, March 1st, 2013
      What an absolutely outstanding giveaway! It would be awesome to win.
    44. Friday, March 1st, 2013
    45. Felicia
      Friday, March 1st, 2013
      My daughters birthday is in March 17th. That has become our favorite holiday. We love making shamrocks. This would definately make it easier.
      Thanks for the opportunity.
    46. Arianne Schiller
      Friday, March 1st, 2013
      What a fun giveaway! I have been wanting one for a while! Crossing my fingers! Thank you!
    47. Victoria
      Friday, March 1st, 2013
      I've been wanting one of these for quilting and decorating onesies and t's for kids!
    48. Roseann
      Friday, March 1st, 2013
      PLease- Pick me! I never win anything!
      I love doing crafts with my 5 year old and she adores all your inspirations!
      THank you!
    49. Friday, March 1st, 2013
      SO on my wishlist. xoxo
    50. tricia berube
      Friday, March 1st, 2013
      This would be awesome to have!
    51. Donna Lester
      Friday, March 1st, 2013
      I would love to win this.
    52. Dawn Renee '
      Friday, March 1st, 2013
      This is the best giveaway ever....seriously. First project would be to make a beautiful show how lucky I am! Really is a dream of mine to own one of these.
    53. Friday, March 1st, 2013
      Fabulous giveaway. I would be thrilled to recieve it and would use it all the time!
    54. Jen Collins
      Friday, March 1st, 2013
      Hallelujah! I've been researching these for a while now. Am a die-hard Cricut fan, but I really want to get one of these awesome machines! I have a sewing machine and I don't know how to sew. LOL! Not even a button. Thank you for the opportunity to win this! Love your blog!
    55. Cassandra
      Friday, March 1st, 2013
      Not sure how to Tweet, but love the generosity and possibilities!
    56. Friday, March 1st, 2013
      I keep thinking SURELY one day I'll be lucky enough to win one of these!! Thanks for the great giveaway!
    57. Julie
      Friday, March 1st, 2013
      So need this...more than you could know. Thanks for the opportunity!
    58. corstell
      Friday, March 1st, 2013
      Wow - would love to win this. Thanks for the chance
    59. Regina
      Friday, March 1st, 2013
      Wow!! Would love to win!! Thanks for the chance!!
    60. Lidija
      Thursday, February 28th, 2013
      I hope I win!!!! :)
    61. Bridget O'Reilly
      Thursday, February 28th, 2013
      I've done all the entries I can with exception to the Twitter one. lol I'm not on Twitter. Really hoping I win! Good luck everyone!
    62. Karen
      Thursday, February 28th, 2013
      here's to hoping....
    63. Gail Ackerman
      Thursday, February 28th, 2013
      Need some luck!Thanks for the kindness of your contest!!
    64. Maria Steele
      Thursday, February 28th, 2013
      Meeeeeeee! I need a portrait!!!
    65. Tammy
      Thursday, February 28th, 2013
      Would love to have one!!!!
    66. Jean Zeigle
      Thursday, February 28th, 2013
      Oh please, please. This would rock!
    67. Thursday, February 28th, 2013
      Fingers crossed -- you ROCK for doing this! :)
    68. Amy
      Thursday, February 28th, 2013
      Thanks for the chance!
    69. Thursday, February 28th, 2013
      uhhh... that would be a fun toy to have. Fingers crossed!!! :)
    70. Regina Castro
      Thursday, February 28th, 2013
      I wish I could win, but I live so far away that it almost impossible. Luck to you all!!!
    71. Kim
      Thursday, February 28th, 2013
      PLEASE!!! I am saving for one, but a beginning teacher doesn't have much to set aside!!
    72. Sarah Moss
      Thursday, February 28th, 2013
      Pick me!!! I want one so bad :-) Thanks for the chance at winning!
    73. Thursday, February 28th, 2013
      Whoo hoo! Awesome giveaway!
    74. Ashley Massey
      Thursday, February 28th, 2013
      Thank you for the giveaway and a chance to win!
    75. Mary Anna
      Thursday, February 28th, 2013
      I want to ditch my Cricut and upgrade to a Silhouette. Hopefully now is the time!!!
    76. julie s.
      Thursday, February 28th, 2013
      i love your giveaways - thanks for doing them!! here's hoping.....
    77. Helen Bisesi
      Thursday, February 28th, 2013
      Fun Shamrocks!!
    78. lefa
      Thursday, February 28th, 2013
    79. Angela Rios
      Thursday, February 28th, 2013
      Very Nice!!!
    80. Lacie Lamp
      Thursday, February 28th, 2013
      How Awesome is that?!
    81. Thursday, February 28th, 2013
      I keep trying, trying, trying and trying to win one of these. Hope this is my lucky day!
    82. kelli Bang
      Thursday, February 28th, 2013
      I Would love to win this!. I have so many things I could do with this and help save money!
    83. Debbie b
      Thursday, February 28th, 2013
      I would love to win this too!
    84. antoinette spoon
      Thursday, February 28th, 2013
      thank you for the chance
    85. Juliet
      Thursday, February 28th, 2013
      Thank you for doing this!!! I've been wanting this for SO long & it's just not in my budget right now :(
      Really hoping & crossing my fingers!!!
    86. Kathy E.
      Thursday, February 28th, 2013
      My mind is spinning with the creative cuteness I could make with this! You are so awesome to give one away. Thank you!
    87. Thursday, February 28th, 2013
      I hope I win!
    88. Celia Erickson
      Thursday, February 28th, 2013
      I'm dying for a Silhoutte! Hope to win this time!!! THANKS!!!
    89. Sandi Allen
      Thursday, February 28th, 2013
      Thanks for the Giveaway! Would Love to win this!
    90. Teri C
      Thursday, February 28th, 2013
      Oh fun! I'd love to win!! Thanks for the chance.
    91. Dee Morris
      Thursday, February 28th, 2013
      Oh, I've been wanting a Silhouette for so long! Fingers crossed that I might win and good luck to everyone who has entered! Thanks for the great giveaway!
    92. Darla Myers
      Thursday, February 28th, 2013
      This would be wonderful to have !
      Thank you for the opportunity to win !
    93. Thursday, February 28th, 2013
      Ohhhh how I'd love to win this! Thank you for the chance and for the cute tutorial!
    94. Christy H.
      Thursday, February 28th, 2013
      So excited for a chance to win a Silhouette! My friend has one that we've used for a banner project. It's amazing!!
    95. Terri C
      Thursday, February 28th, 2013
      This would be so neat to have for my two 3yo granddaughters!
    96. Erica
      Thursday, February 28th, 2013
      TerrificnThursday!!! Thank you!
    97. Tiffany
      Thursday, February 28th, 2013
      "thou shall not covet" doesn't apply to this right? hoping to win for change!
    98. stephanie mccann
      Thursday, February 28th, 2013
      I hope I win!!!! :)
    99. Suzanne B
      Thursday, February 28th, 2013
      Congrats to the winner.........sure hope it's me!
    100. Lori
      Thursday, February 28th, 2013
      ACK! I have a SERIOUS case of the wants right now!
      Thanks for the giveaway!
    101. SuzyMcQ
      Thursday, February 28th, 2013
      The link doesn't work and unfortunately your discount code doesn't either........HELP!
      • Thursday, February 28th, 2013
        EVerything is working now! Thank you for letting me know!