Monday, July 23, 2007

Two - count 'em TWO giveaways!

If I can get this post written quick enough - I can be the 350th person to link to a giveaway for the Dog Days of Summer Bloggy Giveaway thought up and hosted by Shannon at Rocks In My Dryer.

My mother is an amazing knitter. She always has projects going and has even been known to knit in the dark. You should see the cute sweaters and hats that she has made for Grom.

I've been trying to get her to market her stuff - I think she could sell a lot more of her stuff than she does. She teaches classes and sells scarves, purses and more here and there. I admire her because she uses the money she makes to support various missionaries. I like that she uses one passion (knitting) to support another passion (Jesus!).

She graciously gave me TWO items to giveaway. The first winner drawn will get first choice. The second winner will get second choice.

I have a felted purse and a felted hat for the contest.

The purse is an apricot color. It has a fun trim. It's felted wool and fully lined.

The hat is tangerine. It's floppy and can be styled to suit you. It's felted wool and is embellished with a handmade felted wool flower.

To be entered in the drawing, leave a single comment (duplicates will be deleted) below. You must provide a valid e-mail address, but you do not have to have a blog. International participants are welcome. I'll close comments at 9:00 p.m. pdt this coming Friday night, July 27, and I'll draw a random winner from the list. I'll announce the winner sometime on Saturday.

102 comments:

  1. The hat is adorable!!! I love it. I think it is calling my name :)

    Thanks!
    Dana in Texas

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  2. Both of these items are cute! Please enter my name into your drawing. Thanks, Amy

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  3. AWESOME! LOVE the colors!

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  4. So cute! And I have been wanting to learn how to felt so maybe this will be the push I need to go for it! Thanks!

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  5. The hat is absolutely gorgeous (the purse is lovely too, but the hat is just so classically cute). I'd love to be entered in your giveaway!

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  6. my goodness they are both adorable
    very talented
    please enter me in the draw

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  7. So cute!! Add me in.

    ~Cheryl

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  8. Please enter me into the drawing. Thank you!

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  9. Both very nice items. I am a beginner knitter and it is so much fun, but I have never attempted a hat! And the colors are really pretty!

    Please enter me. Thanks!

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  10. Fun and sweet colors. Count me in and come visit mine, too.

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  11. They are gorgeous. I want to learn to felt, but I am still learning crochet. I'd love to be entered in the drawing. Thanks!

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  12. Love it, love it, love it - my daughter would fight me for the hat!

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  13. I. want. that. hat.
    LOVE IT! Please add me to the hopefuls!

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  14. Count me in - too cute!!

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  15. Those are both very cute!

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  16. They are both beautiful!!! What a generous giveaway!

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  17. Please enter my name! Thanks so much!!

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  18. What a fun giveaway!
    Please count me in.
    ♥♥♥♥
    annie
    My Life as Annie!

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  19. Your mom is very talented! They are so fabulous!

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  20. I love the tangerine color, orange is my favorite color so your header is one of the coolest I've seen. I'm jealous!

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  21. How cute! Please include me!

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  22. Oh, how cute! I like them both!

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  23. what a great giveaway!! I would love to win this!! Please enter me. Thank you.

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  24. Loving it! I LOVE "oranges"!

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  25. How beautiful! Thanks for the chance to win this awesome prize!

    boo_meyers@yahoo.com

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  26. What a talent!
    I love them both!

    Include me in your fun drawing!

    Blessings,
    Dolly@From my CHERRY heart

    http://frommycherryheart.blogspot.com/

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  27. Those are both really cute. Count me in too, please!

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  28. That purse is just like one I've been planning to knit!

    I love the hat too.

    please enter my name in your drawings.
    thanks
    Mrs Nehemiah

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  29. Please enter me!

    Supersusie@chartertn.net

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  30. These are gorgeous. Tell your mom.
    kanddallison at yahoo dot com

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  31. I sure hope that I win, Thank you, Diana
    Farley80@sbcglobal.net

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  32. Love both of these especially the tote.

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  33. Oh, what talent... I wish I could knit!

    Please enter me. I would love to win the purse!

    I hope you'll come by and see me, too - I'm #180 at the bloggy giveaway hub, and I'll be posting another fun giveaway tonight!

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  34. I LOVE that purse! Please count me in!

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  35. Those are so cool! I wish I knew to do it, I have seen a lot of scrapbookers getting into this! Great prize :)

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  36. Very chic, both of them, thanks for offering them and thanks to your mom!

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  37. I'm in!

    Thanks so much and be sure to enter mine for "Simple Abundance"!

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  38. Those I great! Please count me in!

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  39. This looks great! Please add me to your list. My e-mail address is myspamfoil@gmail.com.

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  40. Oooohhhh, that hat is just too cute! Love it!

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  41. ooooo i'd love the hat to use with photo clients!!
    nickiolinde@yahoo.com

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  42. What a lovely gifts!

    I'm completely in love with the hat.
    So I hope I'll win.

    Emailform is at the site.

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  43. I love the hat!
    and the purse!
    please sign me up
    thanks!

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  44. how very talented - these are very nice!

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  45. Super cute! Please count me in!

    Thank you!

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  46. I'm in! pipsersmom@gmail.com / pipsylou.typepad.com

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  47. Gorgeous. Please enter me.

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  48. Fabulous giveaway!! Please add my name to your draw:-) Thank you!! Both the hat and the purse are just gorgeous, your mom does beautiful work!! xo

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  49. Please enter me.

    Nikki
    Angelheart135@aol.com

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  50. pick me please
    jesslunger25@hotmail.com

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  51. Cute, cute, cute! Please count me in:)

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  52. That purse is so cute! Count me in!
    sweetanlo92292@yahoo.com

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  53. those are just gorgeous! Your mom should totally sell those!!

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  54. Please count me in as well, thanks!!!

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  55. You are right, your mom should sell her stuff...those are so unique and well made! I would love to win the purse!

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  56. Count me in! Beautiful!

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  57. Loving this bright color!!!

    heathertruett@gmail.com

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  58. enter me please! so adorable.

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  59. Beautiful! Count me in please. Does your mom have a website?

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  60. OMgoodness! Those are TOO cute! Count me in!

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  61. very cute stuff! thanks for visiting!

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  62. Both of your items are just fabulous! I have only been knitting about 2 years, and haven't gotten around to trying felted items yet. I would absolutely love to win one of these items! Please enter my name in your drawing. kblaidlaw@yahoo.com

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  63. I'm in! C'mon over and sign up for mine ($10 Target gift card) if you get the chance. :o)

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  64. Thank you for allowing internationals!!

    I'd be happy with the bag because you wouldn't want to be posting the hat to me!!

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  65. Your mom is very talented. Count me in.

    debh203@yahoo.com

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  66. I'm in too :)

    anastasia_falling@yahoo.com

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  67. I love these...just beautiful!! Count me in!

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  68. Your mother is super talented! Thank you for a chance to win one of your fabulous prizes:)

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  69. Your mom is very talented!

    Thank you for hosting a giveaway!

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  70. This looks like a great giveaway, please count me in! swear I entered this yesterday but I don't see a previous comment.

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  71. Great Hat, I love it! Sign me up please!

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  72. Please enter me in your giveaway. Thanks!

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  73. I love the the purse and hat please enter me into your drawing.

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  74. Please count me in, they are absolutely adorable!!
    bridget10@ntelos.net

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  75. I love the purse. And the hat, but I never wear those. It's lovely, but if I won I'd have to give it to someone who I know would use it.

    Thanks for the opportunity to win!

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  76. I want to win these for my girl. She'd love them. Please count me in.

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  77. So adorable! Count me in....thanks! :)

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  78. Please enter me in the contest! marmali@windstream.net

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  79. Count me in too!!!

    Tricia

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  80. I'd like to enter the giveaway!

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  81. Those are both very pretty!

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  82. This is such a beautiful,feminine hat and purse I would love to win this! I can't ever find anything like this in stores. Thank you!

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  83. That purse is too cute...Count me in!

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  84. Count me in! What a wonderful giveaway!

    Great blog...I'm bookmarking it so that I can come back later. ;)

    If you haven't already checked mine out...Come on over.

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  85. VERY cute! Count me in, please! And feel free to stop by my blog and enter to win free Scripture!

    Blessings
    Janne

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  86. Beautiful! Please enter me!
    Lynnomartin@hotmail.com

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  87. Wow, how gorgeous! Thanks for a great giveaway!

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  88. These are oh so pretty! How fun to enjoy your mom's talent! Please count me in~ Thanks!

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  89. sandalwoodhill@bellsouth.net7/27/2007 1:12 AM

    WOW!!! {{{Another talented mama. these are beautiful!! And the way she uses her talent}}} I so want one. thank you.
    sandalwoodhill@bellsouth.net

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