holiday giveaway three…for design lovers!

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What an exciting week it’s been! This is the last, but certainly not least…GIVEAWAY! This one is for all design aficionados, who have a passion for decor or get excited over handcrafted wares (like myself). As with every giveaway this week, each product represents and supports small business! My love language is gift giving-nothing makes me happier than bestowing someone I care about with a thoughtful present. And I care about you all, my dear readers! Special thanks to the lovely artists + friends featured here who have made this possible through their generosity and support. I encourage you to explore their respective sites and discover all of their talents and offerings. Good luck + HAPPY HOLIDAYS!

ONE LUCKY WINNER WILL RECEIVE

#1   one personalized custom house plaque by paloma’s nest

#2   one hand printed, organic karnataka pillow by chanee vijay textiles

#3   a custom stacked monogram stamp by besotted brand

#4   one personalized maple flag cutting board by a heirloom

 

Entries must be posted by 11:59 PM on Saturday, December 6th to qualify. The winner will be drawn randomly (via Gleam + random.org) and announced here on December 7th. $230 USD total value. No geographical limitations!

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holiday giveaway two…for mamas!

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I’m back with the second giveaway of the week! This one is for all my mama readers and their sweet littles…with every product here supporting entreprenurial small biz moms. My love language is gift giving-nothing makes me happier than bestowing someone I care about with a thoughtful present. And I care about you all, my dear readers…so let the giving begin! Special thanks to the lovely artists + friends featured here who have made this possible with their generosity and support. I encourage you to explore their respective sites and discover all of their talent and offerings. Good luck!!

ONE LUCKY WINNER WILL RECEIVE

#1   one custom chalkboard silhouette by le papier studio

#2   an organic cotton tee + leggings set by mabo kids

#3   two personalized mini star cloud ornaments by baby jives

#4   one personalized small stocking from paloma’s nest

 

Entries must be posted by 11:59 PM on Thursday, December 4th to qualify. The winner will be drawn randomly (via Gleam + random.org) and announced here on December 5th. $210 USD total value. No geographical limitations!

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holiday giveaway one…for francophiles!

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I’m kicking off December with a week of GIVEAWAYS! There will be three in total- for francophiles, mamas, and design aficionados (and yes, you may enter them all). Why three you ask? It’s my lucky number, plus I want to offer a little something for everyone who reads this blog. I figure the best way to kick things off is with one dedicated to francophiles-after all, that is how my blog got it’s start. My love language is gift giving-nothing makes me happier than bestowing someone I care about with a thoughtful present. And I care about you all, my dear readers…so let the giving begin! Special thanks to the lovely artists + friends featured here who have made this possible with their generosity and support. I encourage you to explore their respective sites and discover all of their talents and offerings. Bonne chance!

ONE LUCKY WINNER WILL RECEIVE

#1   two signed + personalized copies of The Paris Journal by evan and nichole robertson of obvious state

#2   one paris map print in silver by famille summerbelle

#3   a bonjour print in black by ellie bradley of xavier + me

#4   one hand-lettered merci stamp +  luxe correspondence set by besotted brand

 

Entries must be posted by 11:59 PM on Tuesday, December 2nd to qualify. The winner will be drawn randomly (via Gleam + random.org) and announced here on December 3rd. $260 USD total value. No geographical limitations!

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philly creatives gift guide

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Every year I share gift ideas from makers + creatives in Philadelphia, in honor of Black Friday and Small Business Saturday. There is so much talent in this city I could make numerous gift guides, but I’ve narrowed it down to a festive twelve. Help support these talented small business owners + creatives, as well as the artisans in your own community.

happy shopping + happy holidays!

 

1…PEG + AWL waxed canvas tote in spice // use code SPOLIA for 20% off thru 12/1

2…FORAGE HABERDASHERY lady bow in metallic gold // use code HOLIDAY for 35% off thru 12/8

3…NORMAN PORTER frontier belt // use code BUTTERBALL for 20% off thru 12/1

4…ABJ GLASSWORKS teardrop terrarium kit // free domestic shipping on orders over $75 with code thanks14

5…HONEST ALCHEMY + KING OF THE BEASTS indigo dyed wooden necklace // enjoy 30% off thru 12/1

6…HAND IN HAND SOAP orange blossom liquid hand soap + lotion // use code GIVETHANKS for 25% off thru 12/1

7…GIRLS CAN TELL eco-friendly pocket notebooks // use code YAY30 for 30% off 

8…BABY JIVES CO personalized mini cloud ornament // offering a variety of holiday deals!

9…NEUARMY SURPLUS CO waxed canvas U.S. field pouch // visit site for details

10..ZOET BATHLATIER tangier candle // use code BF2014 for 15% off thru 11/30

11..THREE POTATO FOUR philadelphia pennant // use code 3P4THANKS for 30% off thru 12/2

12..ART IN THE AGE craft spirits // spirits not sold in store but support other local talent with numerous deals in store!