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Thursday, July 15, 2010

Summer Giveaway!!

Hey Guys! It's time for my summer giveaway!
I hope you are all staying nice and cool. Of course it's still hot here in Arkansas. Last week it was cooler because of all the rain we had, but the heat has set in for a while now.
For the giveaway I thought I would make a frame in warm colors with a rhinestone flower center. I bought some chamomile and fruit tea to relax you on a warm summer day. I also picked up a sweet smelling vanilla citrus reed diffuser to give your home a warm fragrance. I bought the "Hope" sign when I was at market and dressed up a small candle holder with a little ribbon and metal flower. I will put everything in a box and ship it to the winner.
All you have to do to enter is leave me a comment! Also, if you don't have a blog be sure and leave me your e-mail address. I will draw a winner on July 20th...Good Luck!

I am working on more Etsy store items and will be posting them soon. I have really been slacking lately! lol... I think it's this heat! Have a wonderful weekend!!

84 comments:

Teresa @ Grammy Girlfriend said...

Love everything...What a great giveaway....so hot here too

Andrea said...

What nice items for your summer
giveaway! I like how you added
your personal touch.

Jenglamgirl said...

love it all Kristen. It all matches my bedroom perfectly. Same colors and all. It would look so pretty In my room. Please enter me... jenglamgirl@gmail.com

Teri said...

I've been checking your Etsy store at least 3 times a week. I might be obsessed!! Haha! I love everything I've purchased from you. =)

TheNormanFive said...

Wow, what a great summer giveaway. The day you pick is my daughter's 5th birthday... Maybe it will be my lucky day.
Erin
thenormanfive.blogspot.com
normanfive@yahoo.com

Kimberly said...

Would love to win!!!

Lynda said...

Hi, Kristen!

Lovely giveaway....TYVM!!

Tara@JustDevineStyle said...

Love the frame! The candle holder is super cute, the sign is lovely, I would love the vanilla scent and then I could relax and have a cup of tea! Wonderful give away! Thanks.

~CC Catherine said...

Hi Kristen! What lovely goodies! Especially your customized frame! You are one talented young woman! It's a heatwave here in GA as well this summer! You take care and stay cool! :) ~CC

Darsi said...

Very beautiful giveaway! Thanks for the chance. It's even hot up north here!

Ann's Page said...

Hi Kristen,

I'm still trying to make those pretty wreaths you make~! I just made one for the 4th of July...Love the giveaway...You have such wonderful taste~!

Blessing's
Ann

Jessica said...

What nice things you've chosen to give away! Whoever wins will be very blessed.

"Blossom" said...

Such beatiful items that you have chosen to give away Kristen.
I always look forward to your next blog. It's been hot here and it's been a chore to keep the trees, flowrers and myself cooled. Have a great week-end.

~Jamie Kubeczka~ said...

How sweet!! I love your work and Thank you for this opportunity to win.

Heather L. said...

What a sweet giveaway! I would love to win - thank you!

mississippi artist said...

How sweet of you to have a give away. Everything is so cute. Love scented candles!Glad you had a nice time at Disney.It has been hotter than the hinges on the back door of you know where here in Mississippi!!

Kim said...

Such a sweet giveaway Kristen. I would love the chance to own another one of your special creations.
xoxo,
Kim

Happy To Be/ Gl♥ria said...

Good morning girl...what a fun give away..But I'm just stoppig by to say Hi...Please don't put my name in the hat...as I don't enter give aways as I never win ha ha!! this way I'm not disappointed...Girl we are having some heat here in Calif. also...suppose to be 103 tomorrow..Loved seeing your wonderful frames...You do great work girl..How is Chase doing is he having a fun summer...Have a GREAT weekend my friend...Hugs and smiles Gl♥ria

Simply LKJ said...

It's been hot here too! What a great giveaway...love all the items.

Cathy~Mille Fleur said...

What a wonderful giveaway Kristen! You are so sweet to have such a fun one!

Can't wait to see what you have been working on...anything foe me;)?

Enjoy!
Cathy

Lindsey said...

You are soo sweet to giveaway such sweet gifts! I would be so blessed to win!!

llanghans@yahoo.com

Rhonda said...

It's crazy hot here in Alabama too!
Can't wait for fall.

I adore your frames and all of the other items with your 'touch' added are wonderful.

I love it all!

Thanks
Rhonda

Anonymous said...

Lovely giveaway ! I really love your beautiful frames. Thanks for a chance to win one.
Rosann

Jane W said...

What a great giveway! Thanks! :)

Stacey said...

Kristen, that's a very nice give away. So sweet of you to share your beautiful frames.

Schluter said...

Soo cute! Hope I win!

Melissa Miller said...

Kristen what a precious giveaway for the summer! I love everything.
I'm happy to see a new post from you. I know things get really busy for you all during the summer though. I definitely understand.
I'm glad you have been stopping by my blog and reading along. I have no idea how I keep coming up with new posts since I have not done any new decorating lately to speak of. Ha!

That is a really great price for the granite. Ours were 4000 from Lowes including the sink and instalation. Yikes. Next time we will find a home that already has them. I'm going to try not to go through all the hassles of changing things afterwards. Hardwoods are awesome! I never had them before and I am hooked. I wish we had them in every single room of our home. My allergies would thank me plus the clean up is easier. I love your gorgeous built ins. I'm glad you have them.
I hope you all enjoy the sailboat. That sounds like fun for Chase and his buddies!

Have wonderful weekend!
~Melissa :)

9405018--Pat said...

What a nice giveaway.Is very hot in Mo also....thanks for sharing...Pat H

Gypsy Heart said...

A beautiful giveaway ~ thanks for the opportunity to win!

I'm so tired of the heat and looking forward to fall and cooler temps already. Yes, I'm rushing things! :-)

I also look forward to seeing new items in your shop.

Have a blessed weekend ~

Pat

Kathy @ Creative Home Expressions said...

How beautiful, Kristen! I love the colors in the ribbons. I think it is the heat/humidity. I know that I have been slacking and unmotivated because of it, too.

Anonymous said...

i would love to win..i have been admiring your cute frames!!

JaclynRunderwood@gmail.com

Karen said...

What a sweet gift! I would love to win it. I am also very unmotivated and feel like a slug. Of course, I should have known better than to start painting the interior of my home recently......We are roasting out here in Nevada also, and we have some serious humidity this week which we are not used to. Have a great weekend -- blessings!

The Randall's said...

love, love, love it all!!

Teresa @ Grammy Girlfriend said...

Have been missing your posts...It has been so hot here that I have had nothing creative in me.....Hope I win the prize..Ha
thats a joke, I never win anything...

Misty said...

That is adorable! I would love to enter the drawing! It is scorching here in TX as well... Have a great day!!

GmaCarolyn said...

Love your blog and you beautiful creations. Please enter me in the giveaway. hcshelley@triad.rr.com

Gena said...
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Gena said...

Thanks for the chance to win such wonderful gifts. I love your blog!

I am definitely ready for fall! It's way too hot here in the Dallas Texas area. My email is gena.hawkins@alcatel-lucent.com

~Kristen~ said...

What a sweet and lovely giveaway! I would love to be entered please! :-)

Jennifer said...

What a beautiful giveaway!!! I always look forward to your post!!!! Have a good day and try to stay cool!

Denise said...

Gorgeous giveaway Kristen, I'd love to be entered. You know I love all of your Etsy stuff :)
It's so hot here too and I'm trying to knit 'Fall' items!
Have a great weekend.
Hugs Denise

emilypfaff said...

Hi Kristen!
It is very hot in Texas too! I found your blog via another blog and love the things you make. I hope I win~it is an awesome giveaway!
Emily Pfaff
emilypfaff@sbcglobal.net

meeyeehere said...

Great stuff! It sure is hot down here in Mississippi too!!! The mosquitoes are just evil this year!!!! Please count me in lady bug! Thanks a bunch!
jacksoncrisman@yahoo.com

Judy said...

How very nice of you to have a giveaway. Love everything.
jghertel@aol.com

Jenny said...

I enjoy following your blog! Your home is beautiful. I love all the items in your giveaway!
jennyfitzpatrickts@yahoo.com

Jacy said...

Your creations are so cute!! I would love to win!!

Tina Whitby said...

I love your art work. I have one of your little clay pot creations on my dining room table. Reading your blog has given me a new love for the butterfly.

Allyson said...

Love everything! I have purchased several things from you and I love every single one of them!! :) You are awesome!! Its hot here too I live in arizona so its about 112 during the day right now blah! Enter me in! allysearcy@hotmail.com

Anonymous said...

Kristen- love your blog! you definately have a talent for deocrating!! I'll keep checking back for more good ideas. I'd love to win your giveaway! melissamenard@mail.com

A Hint of Home said...

It's hard to want to do anything in this kind of heat! lol
Your giveaway looks wonderful. You're soooo sweet!

Anonymous said...

Love your blog, and your frames. I would love to win this giveaway.lindabava@yahoo.com

Hadasa said...

I have been eye-ballin your frames for a while, the other goodies are great too! Hope I win!!!

Susie said...

Love your blog...especially the "how to" posts. Hope I win!

Nancy said...

OH ME, OH MY!!! What a wonderful giveaway!!! Nancy

Anonymous said...

I love your Blog. You are such a talented lady! Thanks for the awesome giveaway opportunity.
Debbie

Donna said...

I always love your creations! Love the giveaway.
Donna

Tardevil said...

Your Disney trip looks like fun. I bet it was hot as blazes if it is anything like it has been in NC. Glad you had fun. Brings back good memories...we went last Easter.

Tardevil said...
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Trish said...

What a great giveaway. Your frames are wonderful.

Anonymous said...

Love your frames and everything else too. It's hot in OK too, but we're headed someplace cool in a week. Enjoy your weekend.

lessyoung@yahoo.com

Kaen M said...

was hoping that you would start blogging and filling your etsy store again!!! I was becoming a stalker of your site in anticipation!

Aaron and Lisa McCook said...

beautiful, love your ideas. Lisa

bowenbeck said...

Gorgeous stuff!
bowenbeck@yahoo.com

Anonymous said...

What a great giveaway,would love to win. You are right it is HOT here in Arkansas. Enjoyed your Disney pictures, hope you have a great day.
Lena lenatemplin@yahoo.com

Jerri said...

Hi Kristen,

This is an awesome giveaway. It's 104 in Dallas today!...jerrimullins2009@att.net

dctm said...

I would love to win..beautiful items

Christie C.
dctm at bellsouth dot net

Jacquelyn said...

I love all of you crafts! I would love to be entered in the drawing. My email is tutudarlin@gmail.com

Oliva said...

HOT here in super sunny AZ! How cool if I would win! You're creations are so beautiful!

Love the Decor! said...

So wonderfuly hot here too!! i love your work and would be honored to win!!

Wickedly Divine Creations said...

Its freezing cold here in Australia! Lovely pieces in your giveaway. Good luck to everyone

Sue (Someone's Mom) said...

What a beautiful collection for your giveaway! It is hot here in Illinois too...I really think it is hot everywhere right now, but I'll take it over the snow:)

Bringing Pretty Back said...

That is a GREAT giveaway!!!

Anonymous said...

I have been following your blog for a while now...LOVE all of your decorating ideas. Thanks for all of the insparation!!!
Karmen

crowsoftheholler@yahoo.com

Domestic Goddess..Diva sometimes said...

What a pretty giveaway! The frame is too cute! I've been lurking for months and love reading your blog thru Google Reader. :)

Anonymous said...

It sooo hot here in Lower AL too. I have missed your postings! I am a spoiled fan. My email address is mihalsky1987@aol.com.

Rita said...

Hope is exactly what I need right now as I sit here in my 85 year old mother-in-law's hospital room. What lovely things. You have such great taste and what a fabulous giveaway.
What a treat for the lucky winner. Thank you for the opportunity to be blessed.
Rita

3LittleByrds said...

Kristen, what a great giveaway. I've been away from blogging trying to pack and move. We just moved to the Dallas area 2 weeks ago and we're loving it. I tried Saltgrass and thought of you. Yummy. Thanks for the recommedation awhile back.

Zoe said...

How nice of you to think of all of us with this great giveaway. Thank you for your great blog.

zoebeck417@yahoo.com

Jere Ann said...

Hi Kristens,

Love to check your webpage I always fine some wonderful ideals and enjoy checking all your beautiful things out. Loved the pictures from Disney, makes me want to take my grown grandsons back to Disney World, I to loved the Small World. Keep up all your beautiful work.

Anonymous said...

Looks great! I love your tastes :)
Melissa
climmis@aol.com

Moments of Grace said...

Kristen,
Hope I'm not too late for the drawing. Please enter my name for the lovely items in your giveaway.

In Grace, Marie

GapGirl said...

OOHH How beautiful. Love i all xoxo

Anonymous said...

Would love the goodies! I definitely need that Hope sign right now!

Jill

loves2tch@aol.com

Blessings from Cindy said...

Is it too late?? Enter me please, if not! Great Giveaway!!

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