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Sunday, February 20, 2011

One Year Blogiversary!

All righty then!

March 2nd will mark my one year blog-iversary!  So excited!

I have had so much fun this past year in blogland.  I don't know what got me started reading blogs, but once I started ricocheting from blog to blog I was hooked.  Soon my stalking turned into a desire to start my own blog, to participate more fully in the fun.  It's been amazing finding others who share the same ideals and aesthetics, as well as discovering worlds I never imagined existed.  I have enjoyed the generous outpouring of feelings, ideas, inspiration, and encouragement.

Thank you to everyone who has stopped by, left a comment, or become a follower of, my little old blog.  I really really really appreciate your visits and feel the love!

I want to celebrate with a give away.  So I hope I've picked some exciting treats to entice you all to enter.



These are a few things I've been playing with lately.


First, there is a journal that I posted about recently here,
someplace for you to put down your really bid ideas or 
keep your grocery list,

and a bookmark,


.....and some birdies, 'cause I've got to use up all those book pages somehow!

Second, are some sweet little posies in vintage Blue Willow coffee cup.

Tucked in, is a vintage mirrored place setting piece that I've written, "Think Spring".
If you haven't seen these before there is a frosted section on the mirror which allows you to erase and change the name or message.

Lastly, is a spring inspired necklace I've made especially for this occasion!




A skeleton key is surrounded by pretty little pink, white, and gold charms.  
The tiniest flower basket filled with pink rhinestones,
a white and pink pearl dangle,
a rhinestoned butterfly,
and the sweetest little pink shell button I've ever rested my eyes on,
layered atop a white flower button!
All on a vintage gold beaded chain I found on a recent treasure hunt.

The rules? 
I'll borrow some from other giveaways out there.

To enter:
leave a comment on this post for one chance
followers get another chance
add this button to your sidebar for a third chance
Bonus Round:
Guess correctly what project I have just completed.
Hint:
It's been on the docket for at least a year!

Please, if you would, leave a comment for each entry, thank you!

I will pick a winner after midnight March 2nd central time. I will be employing the ever so sophisticated method of putting all your names on little pieces of paper and asking an impartial picker to draw one name from a hat.





35 comments:

  1. Hello!
    Congratulations on your milestone! I've been a follower of yours for a while and am excited to sign up for your giveaways. Such beautiful creations - thank you so much for allowing us a chance to win them.

    Best wishes and high hopes!
    Jennie and the Pekes

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  2. Congrats on your milestone, Susanne! FUN giveaway!

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  3. I've posted this on my sidebar, too!

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  4. Count me in. I would love to be the winner of your one year giveaway. Your creations are beautiful.

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  5. I'm already a follower and have really enjoyed all your wonderful creations.

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  6. I put your picture on my sidebar also.

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  7. congradulations on one year what a good giveaway
    put me in please
    Cathy

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  8. Hello, Congratulations on your anniversary, how wonderful. Thank you for the opportunity to win, have a wonderful week. Terri

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  9. Hello, What a beautiful giveaway, I am a follower of your beautiful blog. Thank you. Terri

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  10. Congrats on your anniversary and I would love to enter your giveaway.

    Danielle

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  11. Happy Blog-iversary dear friend. You are doing a fab job of it! Love your pics and posts. I am also a follower and I hope to figure out what button (and how) to add to my sidebars on my blog too. :)

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  12. My guess for the bonus round is that you are going to finish the huge blue 12 locker cabinet piece from March 2, 2010?? Whichever project it is, I wish you luck working on them all!

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  13. I will do all 3!! I read your blog a lot and even used some decor ideas for planning my decor in my new married home!!
    Keep it up, I wish I had time for flea markets and the like, but as I don't; I read and view your posts instead!

    Jen

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  14. Congratulations on a year of blogging!

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  15. I'm one of your happy followers!

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  16. I am now a follower! Very creative blog.

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  17. What a sweet comment you left me :) Made me smile for sure. Do you know who the person was that asked if you were me, too funny!! Happy Blog Anniversary!!

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  18. Congratulations on your anniversary and what a beautiful blog it is! I just celebrated my one month anniversary, Your creations are just adorable, thanks for counting me in, and I will add you to my sidebar.....as soon as I master this:)

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  19. Great giveaway Suzanne. Congratulations on your 1 year anniversary of blogging!

    About a royal wedding watching party - you will do a beautiful job. The important thing is not the china or the tablesetting but the people gathered together.

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  20. Happy 1 year blog a verary!
    Love your giveaway, I'll be happy to post on my blog. Your jewelry is beautiful! For the lightning round my guess is the doggie bed! BTW, I love anyone who has Sherri & Decorating Cents on their blog. Those were the days when HGTV was good. Wish they'd bring back the Country Style show!
    Lisa

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  21. Wow I promise I'm not drinking tonight! I meant Blogiversary !

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  22. If I win I will do the clapping and happy dance ALONG with the embarrassing suck in of air! that cracked me up! Congratulations on your 1 year blogiversary! Theresa xoxo

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  23. Enter me please!! I'm follower...

    Thanksss

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  24. So glad to have discovered you!! We love your blog! Your necklaces and creations are divine!
    Think spring!
    Sheila and Sherrill
    http://trundlebedtimes.blogspot.com

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  25. Hello, Congratulations, your blog is wonderful. That is a really beautiful giveaway. Have a wonderful week. Terri

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  26. Hello, I am also a follower of your beautiful blog. Congratulations. Terri

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  27. Yews Blogland is the greatest fun! I am a new follower too!

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