Monday, November 26, 2012

Yay!... my *BIG GIVEAWAY*!

I am going to offer to one lucky winner one kilogram (more than 2 pounds) of pretties!! Including one original painting by me and antique and vintage treasures.
Here's what the winner will get:


- An original inspirational mixed media painting by me ("Flap Your Wings")
- One wool heart, handmade by me
- One of my cotton sachets, created and sewn by me
- Some italian vintage letters and envelopes with stamps
- Three antique and vintage portraits of women (one of which featuring two sisters)
- One antique, sweet, French postcard
- Four clay star tags I made
- One of my glittery burlap stars
- Two sheets of adhesive tags and round paper jar covers by Cath Kidston
- One beautiful, vintage linen hand towel in perfect conditions
- One crocheted big doily in perfect conditions
- One hand- embroidered antique doily
- One small crocheted vintage doily in perfect conditions
- A pair of antique bloomers, all hand- embroidered with beautiful tiny flowers in perfect conditions
- ... and other little surprises to fill the parcel to the brim and reach 1 kg! :)

Close ups of the gifts you'll receive...

Vintage linen hand towel.

Beautiful hand-embroidered flowers on the bloomers.
Antique and vintage doilies, all handmade.
Handmade clay stars and one of my ornaments published in Somerset Life.
Sisters and lovely lady in black, original antique photographs; vintage italian letters and envelopes with stamps.

Lovely girl in white, vintage photograph.

One of my cotton sachets, published in Somerset Holidays and Celebrations.

Original painting by me- stay tuned on my main blog for products with my butterflies on! Tee hee:)

Pretties by CK.

Antique, used postcard written in French.


The winner will be announced on December, 5th so hopefully my gifts will arrive just in time for Christmas!
Monica x

53 comments:

It's me said...

Wowwww what a great give away.....please count me in....love Ria..zxx

Shari said...

What a beautiful giveaway! I am fairly new to your blog and no so happy to know you have another! Thanks so much for the chance to enter. Now I am on my way to become your newest follower to your other blog and will add both to my sidebar. You are such a sweetie and your blog is Awesome! Shari!

My Little Home and Garden said...

Hello, Monica

Well, this is easy. Both of your blogs are already on my blogroll!

Would you like me to put a link to this post on My Little Home and Garden's Facebook page? I can't promise anything, but perhaps someone might wander over from there to here.

-Karen

Debby said...

I signed up to follow your other blog. It is as wonderful as this one is. Whaat wonderful gifts. Thanks for the chance.

librarycat69 said...

I didn't know until just now that you have 2 blogs! Yay! More to love!
I don't have a sidebar to put you on, but if I did, I TOTALLY would!

-Nancy

Shabby chic Sandy said...

I am already a follower of both of your blogs--such a great giveaway!

Lorrie Orr said...

What a great giveaway, Monica. I'm a follower of both of your blogs. And now I've added you to my blog roll on the sidebar of my blog.
Your work is so inspiring to me. Thank you for sharing your thoughts and art with us.

Erin Fish said...

This is my first visit to your site. Your works is beautiful and takes my breath away. This is a fantastic opportunity. Thank you.

Jo Ann said...

I follow by email. Thanks for the chance to win so many great goodies.

BECKY said...

Oh My Monica! What a fabulous giveaway! And to include your artwork? Just fantastic! I would so love to win!! I am off to put your button in my sidebar, and be sure both of your blogs are on my list!!

Thank you for offering such sweet bounty to one lucky winner!!
Have a wonderful week, my friend.
Hugs!
Becky

BECKY said...

Hey Sweetie! Both blogs are on the list already, and I added a giveaway announcement to my sidebar!!

domenica.60 said...

...1 kg of Dreams!
Happy Sunday evening
Franca

Cheryl said...

Thank you Monica... I have been reading your blog for a while now... but have just "followed" both of your blogs...

Love them both...
Regards
Cheryl
A kiwi girl with a heart for Italy...

Shari said...

Hello again....for some reason blogger will not let me add your second to my sidebar so I added your button on mine also. Will keep trying ")

Monica said...

So kind of you! Thanks, Shari.

Hattiepattie said...

Hi Monica!
I signed up to receive both of your blogs. Thanks so much for this opportunity!
Happy Holidays!

Hattiepattie said...

Hi Monica,
I signed up to receive both of your blogs! Thank you very much for this opportunity!
Happy Holidays!

Erin Fish said...

I have signed up to receive email from both blogs. Thank you for this amazing opportunity.

quilt'n-mama said...

Beautiful! I became a follower, just found your blog.

Barbara Jean said...

Not sure I understand all the rules, so will just say, great giveaway!! and good luck to all.

blessings
barb

Barbara Jean said...

OK Think I figured it out.
I was already a follower here, went and followed other blog...

Now posted on my blog.

Hope I did it right and you can enter my name.

blessings, and thanks for great giveaway.

barb

Di said...

Hi there I am following both blogs by goggle!! Thank you for putting a note to us. Di@Cottage-wishes

Amie said...

added your blogs and in process of trying to add the button to my new blog http://amiesalene.blogspot.com/ Amie R. :)

Amie said...

I finally got the button added and linked to your post! :)

Priscilla G. said...

Unfortunately I do not have a blog but I have been reading both your blogs for a time now and love them so much! And as of tonight, I have become an offical "follower" LOL!
Thank you so much for the fabulous chance to enter your most generous giveaway. Your art is so lovely and I always enjoy my time spent visiting your sites!
Happy Holidays
:)

Blessings from Cindy said...

I am a follower of both your blogs! What a lovely giveaway! Come enter mine, if you'd like. Tis the season!
Blessings,
Cindy

Kirsty Vittetoe said...

Such a beautiful blog, glad I found you!
I've signed up for email and also your follower now!

peggy aplSEEDS said...

I'm glad to have found both of your blogs (and just in time to join this wonderful giveaway!) i am following both blogs, they are both on my blog roll, and i also put your giveaway picture on my sidebar. (i obviously want those treasures!) thank you for the opportunity to win!

{Bellamere Cottage} said...

Whoooopeee! What a wonderful giveaway... I'm feeling lucky??? I posted your giveaway on my sidebar... am following you on both blogs and added both blogs to my blog roll... Seven tries, right??? Oh soooooooooooooo hoping to win all of this loveliness... I just need it. Really.

All the Best!
Spencer

sheree said...

I follow both of your blogs through e mail
shereepo@sbcglobal.net
sheree

sheree said...

I follow both blogs through e mail
shereepo@sbcglobal.net
sheree

Tina @ TinyBear Studio said...

This is such a generous giveaway Monica - I would LOVE to be entered in your drawing. I am ofcourse a follower of both your blogs. Cross my fingers now :-)

Draffin Bears said...

Dear Monica,

Hope all is well with you and was lovely to come and visit you today.
Such a beautiful and generous giveaway you are having.
Sending hugs to you and Kim and enjoy the week

Carolyn

Kimberly said...

My dear Monica~ I do not want to be entered in your very generous giveaway (can you hear your audience gasp audibly?), But I do want to take a moment to comment on the gift your open, loving heart is to the many, many people you touch through your blogs. You are extraordinary in every sense of the word.

Love to you all!
Kimberly

pippirose said...

What a gorgeous giveaway! I'd love the chance to enter.
I'm a new follower of both your blogs.
:o)
pippirose59 at gmail dot com

Hope Amen said...

Beautiful. I am a new follower of both blogs.
sheepmoo11@gmail.com

Ann said...

Wonderful giveaway. I'm following both blogs. Also posted on my Once Upon a Firefly FB page.

Ann said...

Added your giveaway button to my sidebar. Thanks for hosting this fantastic event.

Anne said...

They are pretties that anyone would love to receive. I am following both blogs and on facebook as well. As always, I enjoy your work and your spirit. I look forward to checking in everyday on what you have been up to. You are blessed and generously share that with all of us. Thank you for giving us all something to be excited about and share in your journey. Take care and give Kim big hugs and kisses :O).

Romeo said...

What's this?!?! Beautiful things and one of your "wings" art pieces??! Oh yes, please do enter Romeo and I in your contest! Those wings would be sooooo beautiful in our home - it's our color you know ;) You (The White Bench) has been on Romeo's blog roll for quite some time now. And we are followers of both blogs! Crossing fingers and paws...in the meantime though, sending you purrs and hugs!

"Her" and Romeo

Patrice said...

Everything is so beautiful! The sachet & painting are just stunning! I happened to come upon your blog after visiting Vintage Rose Designs...I so love anything vintage & shabby. So I'm now a follower of both your blogs (unfortunately, I don't have a blog...yet (still in the works))! A huge thank you for being so generous. If I'm lucky, I'd feel so lucky & humbled to even own just one of your items! Thank you again & warm hugs!

Amy said...

Wow! That's a ton of goodies. I am a follower, please enter my name. Thanks, Amy

Christine said...

Love reading both your blogs....beautiful artwork...I follow...I added them to my blog list....

onecrazymom said...

I found your blog by hopping around the internet! Thanks for giving such great creative kick-starts. I was in a funk, but now I have a wave to ride. I will be back- I'm a new follower! ~Jen

onecrazymom said...

I found your blog by hopping around the internet! Thanks for giving such great creative kick-starts. I was in a funk, but now I have a wave to ride. I will be back- I'm a new follower! ~Jen

Recycled Rita said...

I am a follower! What a wonderful giveaway! Thanks for the chance to win! karen...

Recycled Rita said...

I just visited your Life is a Painting blog...it is lovely! I am a follower there too! thanks! karen..

kim leavens said...

Have been a follower and now have added both to my blog list. Such a wonderful giveaway...Thank you!

Petite Michelle Louise said...

oh my..i must have been in London when you posted this!! so happy you blogged about it today!! what a bee-you-tee-full giveaway! swoon-worthy! I would be delighted for a chance to win . merci monica!! ;)

Deborah said...

I am a follower of both of your beautiful blogs :) wonderful giveaway sweetie would love to win!

Bee happy x

Kelly_Deal said...

What a lovely giveaway! I'm already a follower. Thanks!

Elizabeth and Gary said...

Hi Kim,
WOW..what a beautiful gift you are gifting. Please drop my name into the hat..
I follow both your amazing blogs...Sending you love and hugs.
XO Elizabeth

Abby's Paperie Garden said...

Hello dear friend your giveaway is so beautiful and generous! I am already the lucky recipient of some of your creations so please don't put my name in the hat...I'd love for some else to experience the gift of your beautiful creations.

xo, abby