Monday, May 21, 2012

It's Giveaway Day!

***The Giveaway Day post is now CLOSED. I'll announce the winner soooooon! Thank you and good luck to everyone who stopped by and decided to enter!***

I'm so excited...today kicks of May Giveaway Day, hosted by Sew, Mama, Sew! (If you've come over from there, hello and welcome! If you've just stopped by, I encourage you to check out the rest of the blogs, here. You won't be disappointed!)


Now, on to the good stuff...

For Giveaway Day, I'm offering up one of the popular frog loves monkey medallion pillow covers. The winner will be able to specify their preferences (12, 14, 16, or 18 inch cover, and bird, butterfly or flower medallion) and I'll make a pillow to suit their decorating desires. Some examples:



What do you have to do to enter the giveaway? Not much. Just reply to this post and let me know your favorite color, because I'm curious about that sort of thing. :) If you'd like, you can follow the blog or like our facebook page for extra entries, just leave a new post here for each to let me know which you've done. Just make sure that I have a way to contact you, and that's it!

Entries are open from right now through May 25. (In all honesty, until I can get to the computer on the 26th.) I'll choose a winner at random and make an announcement on May 26 or 27, and get the pillow cover made as soon as the winner and I figure out the design.

Good luck and thanks for stopping by! Now, go enter more giveaways! (And be sure to visit my personal blog and enter the giveaway there, too!)



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Dani said...

So lovely! I could really see one of these in my living room in grey. Thank you for the great giveaway!

captainsharmie said...

wow, what a giveaway! very lovely.

my favourite colour is green! or teal. teal is coming up as a new contender. but green seems pretty solid.

you can reach me at supersharmie at gmail dot com :)

Megan said...

I love the bird pillow! My girls' nursery is decorated in pink and green and brown with a bird theme, and I would probably put it on our special reading chair :) Thanks for the chance!

Michell said...

Favourite colour is blue...any kind of blue

Michell said...

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Melissa said...

These are really beautiful! My favorite color is definitely Red. Thank you for the opportunity to win.

K. Patrick said...

That bird medallion is so beautiful!

My favorite color is green, but with copper or bronze metallics close behind :)

K. Patrick said...

That bird medallion is beautiful! I will follow your blog for sure.

My favorite color is green, with copper or bronze metallic close behind :)

fern said...

I think your pillow is beautiful! My favourite color changes often, but Green has been around the longest, or Blue...

fern said...

I think your pillow is beautiful! My favourite color changes often, but Green has been around the longest, or Blue...

Peppermint Mocha Mama said...

My favorite color is pink - you know that happy shade of pink that makes you giggle when you see it... that's the one.

WoolenSails said...

I was looking at the photos of items for giveaway and saw you pillow and had to comment. I really love the look of the black bird, really nice piece and technique.

Debbie

MissMary said...

Totally dig the black-grey combo at present. Any other colours with those two just sing!

Candace said...

My favorite color is purple. Love all the shades it comes in.

SarahMamaPG said...

My favorite colors are black and cerulean blue! And I love you!

Kathy H said...

Very pretty pillows. My favorite color is red but I decorate with more blues.

Joana said...

I love navy blue :-)

Amy said...

I don't really have a favorite color, I just love to look at how colors go together, and those change day to day! Thanks for the great giveaway!

Gill said...

I love the bird!
My favourite colour is green!

Gill said...

I'm a new follower!

Jessica said...

Gorgeous pillow covers, I especially love the bird one! My favorite color is green, but gray has been inching its way in!

Anita said...

How beautiful! I really love orange. Thanks for a chance to win.

Bossymamma said...

My favourite colour is purple - it's such an intense, warm colour.

Melissa Palmer said...

I love either the black with the bird like your top picture, or blueish/teal with the bird.

Thank you for the giveaway!

melissajpalmer at yahoo dot com

Melissa Palmer said...

Following your blog now :)

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Melissa Palmer said...

Liked you on FB!

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Tiffany said...

Gree is usually my favorite but Im loving eggplant purple right now too!

Sunnybec said...

Think there is a theme here most people like the bird one...me too! My favourite colour changes I like blue or red or pink or green...I guess I like most colours LOL.

camelama said...

Thank you for the giveaway - love the bird pillow, so much! My favorite color is blue. Every blue, from the dark cold steel blue of the northern Pacific Ocean to the cheery blue sky of a sunny Seattle day - and every blue inbetween. :)

CMEH said...

my fave color is bright chartreuse. LOVE LOVE LOVE it! Thanks for great giveaway!

Kimberly said...

I love the bird design! I'm planning out our new living room right now and I've been drawn to a lot of navy. I'm trying to keep it from looking nautical and "theme-y" though, which isn't easy!
kirbycolby at gmail dot com

What Comes Next? said...

what great pillows! That bird silhouette is striking and would look marvelous in my LR. I'm a big fan of red

stephmabry said...

That bird pillow is lovely and would look perfect in my living room. Hubby won't let me make pillows (he hates throw pillows!) but he would have no say if I won one. ;)

My favorite color is purple. :)

Develsaa said...

I think my favorite color is Teal :D Though it changes through the years, but teal is my favorite 'right now' :D

Develsaa said...

Right now my favorite color is Teal, but it changes through the years :D Thank you so much for this opportunity!

Jessica Jo said...

I enjoy a nice purple, but it's not what I would want on a pillow. It's such a relaxing color, though.

bee*in*the*balm said...

teal, i just keep buying teal yarn then realizing i have it already.
fingers crossed! treevt80 at yahoo dot com

monica. said...

My favorite color is usually blue, or black but I have been learning to love more color in different things. Thanks for the giveaway!

Beth said...

My favorite color is pink, but I have little of it in our home, where we have mostly deeper, richer colors of red, blue, orange, brown, etc.

I love that bird pillow!

Laurel said...

oh, those are spectacular!! i really love bluey greens... and cobalt.

Pile O Fabric said...

Ohh, I love these pillows! I like Kiwi Green. I live in Gilbert, AZ were so close! Where do you shop for fabric around here?

Pile O Fabric said...

I am a new FB follower!

Calikisses said...

My fave color is dark purple.

DangAndBlast! said...

Oooh, those are different - don't see many things like that. I love what the Indian in-laws call peacock's-throat blue. Sort of a turquoisey-teal color.

Jingle said...

These are gorgeous! My favorite color is red! :-) jinglesells at gmail dot com

Norma's Clay said...

Love green, specially olive green.

corvustristis said...

Oh lord, favorite color? I love them all (except, maybe, pink- totally can't pull that off). It really depends on my mood.

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Rebecca said...

One of these would look SO GOOD on my bed in grey or black. THANKS for the chance!
ourbusylittlebunch(at)hotmail(dot)com

Kristie said...

I suppose my favorite color is blue, though I am not good with choosing just one color. I do LOVE the black and white combination with the bird pillow. It's fantastic.
kristie_keely(at)yahoo(d0t)com

Vanilla Bean Crafts said...

I'm in LOVE with that bird pillow! I'm totally into teal right now...but I go through phases!
Ellie
@vanillabeangirls.com
vanillabeancrafts@gmail.com

deede said...

Love that sweet bird! I'm into the red/turquoise combination at present. Makes me happy!

Thanks for the opportunity!

Christina said...

Green! (almost any shade) christina112358 at gmail dot com

pennydog said...

Thank you! My favourite colour is yellow but I think these would be best in a bright RED!

Petit Design Co. said...

very lovely pillows. Right now I'm loving turqoise

Kimberly said...

My favorite color is orange. It's so bright and cheery, and I live in the rainy NW part of the US. I love the pillow a lot but I think if I won, I would gift it to my friend whose birthday is coming up. This is so her style! Thanks for the giveaway!

Michaela @ coveredinmodpodge.blogspot.com said...

I'm in to aqua and coral right now.

Michaela @ coveredinmodpodge.blogspot.com said...

I liked you on FB.

Jenniffer said...

Hi! I really love the designs for your pillows- your style is right up my alley. :)
Right now I'm really into blue-grey and cream, though any shade of green seems to be the color I always gravitate toward.

Pippa Parsons said...

beautiful pillows, atm I'm into grey's, my dh would love one of these in his man cave

Jenn said...

Your pillows are lovely! My favorite color is eggplant. :) Thanks for the giveaway!!

koch.jennifera(at)gmail(dot)com

Jenn said...

Your pillows are lovely!! My favorite color is blue!! :)

koch.jennifera(at)gmail(dot)com

Thank you for the giveaway!!

Mie said...

I think I would have to say raspberry. Love the black and white pillow with the bird.

EG said...

Teal! Or orange. depends on the day.

Bethany said...

I love greens and blues. I am an earth tones kinda girl. My daughter on the other hand is a total girly girl if it shimmers and is pink she is all over it... Love that girl!

Rose said...

My favorite color is blue. What a delightful giveaway. Such lovely pillow covers.

Robin said...

Oh my, I love the bird pillow! My favorite color is blue. Thanks for the chance!

Robin said...

I am a FB fan!

Lise said...

What a gorgeous design. Thanks so much for the chance! My favorite color has been purple for years, but these days, I'm leaning toward turquoise and red.

Ingeborg said...

My favourite color at this moment is light blue

Katy said...

My favourite colour is green. At the moment anyway! And that bird looks stunning.

Sue said...

I love, love, love blue...for a pillow, I think a bluish gray would be good!

AnnieK said...

Oh those are just lovely! My favorite color has always been green, almost any shade...well, except that baby food strained spinach shade... ew. ;-)

Lindsey@HappierThanABirdQuilts said...

My favorite color right now is aqua...like softer than Tiffany Blue but still pretty vibrant.

Lindsey@HappierThanABirdQuilts said...

I follow you on facebook

Shannon said...

love chartruce

Abigail said...

Pink. I'm girly. Don't judge. ;)

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Laura said...

My favorite colors are green and orange!

Crafty Moira said...

Oh I love this! I've seen your facebook posts about these designs and been admiring from afar. My favorite color is turquoise blue, but for a pillow, I'd want beige and black, since that would match my couch the best. Love it!

Raini said...

Absolutely lovely stuff, as always! My favorite color is a deep red, but rich browns are always more versatile in my home, so it is hard to completely make up my mind at times ;)

Amy said...

Cool! My favorite color is blue, except for when it's purple or orange.

Strawberry Patch said...

they are gorgeous! My fav is charcoal grey right now

kelly said...

What an amazing pillow! I love aqua blues and greens. Thanks for the giveaway!

kelly said...

I follow your blog now!

Chris said...

Tje bird pillow is GORGEOUS!!!! I would choose that one to be the crowning glory on my new bedding I am making for our master bedroom.... as for my favourite colour, today it is green. :o)
soulrunner(at)hotmail(dot)ca

Amy said...

Oh, wow... that bird motif is fabulous! I love almost any shade of blue, and often find myself gravitating to turquoise shades.

Chris said...

I like you on FB :O)
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trillium said...

My fave color is turquoise blue.

That is a nice pillow!

trilliumcreates AT gmail DOT com

Rebecca said...

My favorite color is red, but I absolutely love the black and beige bird pillow in your post! Thanks for the chance to win.

Rebecca said...

My favorite color is red, but I love the black and beige bird pillow featured in your post! Thanks for the chance to win.

Rebecca said...

My favorite color is red, but I love the black and beige bird pillow featured in your post. Thank you for the chance to win!

Jordann said...

I love your pillows! My favorite colors are jewel tones :D Right now I'm really into burgundy

Simply Handmade by Lana said...

I am always drawn to a turquoise and red combo! ^_^ But every room in my home has some shade of green in it it seems! I guess that tells something about me! haha!

Ritapizza said...

Your pillow are so beautiful! The bird one is absolutely stunning! Thank you for this giveaway!

Valerie said...

Oh those are stunning! My favourite colours are blue and grey, cool and calming :)

handworkteacher said...

I love those pillows!

my favorite color since i was little is BURNT UMBER.

Thank you to bob ross and his happy little trees for introducing me to the name of this delicious dark brown!

Thank you for doing a giveaway

BillieBee (billiemick) said...

Love aqua, but then nothing in my house is aqua....go figure.

Mary@QuiltGenius said...

My favorite color is coral. :)

Mary
iammaryburke@gmail.com

Vivian said...

I LOVE your bird pillow and it in black is just stunning.

My favourite colour? well other then the black is turquoise.

Thanks for the chance!!!

wooLynn said...

My favorite color is green. Thanks for the giveaway!

wooLynn said...

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handmadebytracie said...

Gorgeous pillows! Don't really have a favorite color - I gravitate towards different colors with different seasons. Right now I am leaning towards aquas/ocean blues.

Thanks for the opportunity!

handmadebytracie (at) gmail (dot) com

wooLynn said...

I am a follower

Jen said...

Wow I looove the bird motif. My favorite color (for the moment) is blue, but I love yellow too. Thanks for the giveaway!

Allison said...

thanks for the wonderful giveaway! I love the black bird pillow :) my fav color is orange

Charlotte said...

What a gorgeous pillow! My favourite colour (at the moment) is Grey. Thank you so much for the chance to win :)

Tara said...

My favorite color is green (but not neon green! I'm not into neon colors... waaaaay over-did that in the 90s). These are beautiful pillows! You're so talented!

Wendy said...

I lovelovelove the bird cushion!!! My favourite colours (currently) are olive green and faded turquoise. Also I like grey. Thanks for the chance!!

Nanbon44 said...

my favorite color is burgandy, and I love the bird...would love to see the butterfly as they are my favorite

The New Mrs. said...

So very cute. Love it! I would probably get the pillow in red bird. Thanks for the giveaway

Barbara said...

Bird motifs are all over my house and one of my sofas is black and white - so your beautiful pillow would look perfect!

Blue is my favorite color though I don't use it a lot in deco.

April in Autumn said...

Orange is my favorite color, but I've been wearing a lot of yellow lately. Awesome pillows!

aprill (at) gmail (dot) com

Hazel Catkins said...

Oh, so pretty! My favorite colors are green, black, and yellow. Thanks for the giveaway!

Carla said...

I'm a new follower.

Carla said...

It used to be red but in my "older age", I prefer orange. Love those cusions!

Carla said...

I am a follower :o)

Ebeth said...

Wow - what a wonderful giveaway! My favorite color is green.

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Ebeth said...

Wow - what a wonderful giveaway! My favorite color is green.

lwghosts at yahoo dot com

Ashley said...

Love the pillow...especially the bird motif! My favorite color is hot pink!

Shayla Sharp said...

Oh these are just stunning! I'd have to fight off my sis if she saw it! (I'd win. In case you were curious.) My fav color is blue, probably a turquoise or robin's egg blue.

Addibrae said...

My favourite colour is pink

Leanna said...

Wow! I love the bird! So striking. I'm a blue gal...nice turquoise or jewel tones.

VR said...

Super cute designs! My favorite color is blue, all and any blue!

Rebeckah Austin said...

Maroon is my fave color

Maureen Hayes said...

I LOVE the bird pillow cover and my favorite color is blue. That being said, it I win I might want it in another color depending on the room it will go in. I would probably want the 16' or the 18', I need to measure my forms - LOL!!! Thank for the chance to win. I enjoyed your apron at your other site and now this, I will definitely be checking out both sites more closely and following/subscribing. Thats what I love about this, you find so many cool new blogs to follow and you get inspired at each stop! Thanks for participating and for the chance to win some of your beautiful creations.

ikisti said...

Green is my fav color. Lately I've really been into yellow greens

Maureen Hayes said...

I liked you on Facebook under my name - Maureen Hayes

Maureen Hayes said...

I am following your blog via twitter at @Beingillisapill

The Sewing Dork said...

I really like the classic look of black on neutral!

Stephanie said...

I LOVE LOVE LOVE the bird pillow. Did I mention that I LOVE it??? I'm eager to check out your blog and Etsy store - looks like you sell some super cute items.

My favorite color is a deep cherry red.

Thanks for a chance to win!

@pril said...

It seems that as of lately my favorite color is Turquoise. If I had to choose 2 colors together, it's always lime green & hot pink. Very cute pillow, I hope I win it.

Anne said...

How beautiful! Thanks for the chance to win! My favorite color is turquoise. :)

tartankiwi said...

what a stunning prize! My favourite colour is teal

KeriCan said...

Fave color - dandelion yellow!

Sherry said...

Your pillow cover is just beautiful. My favorite color is blue.

Sherry said...

I subscribe through Google Reader

Divya N said...

Favourite colour is green and black

Deb (Two Cheeky Monkeys) said...

Gorgeous pillow covers! I love purple, red and turquoise. :)

Sis-O said...

So Cool pillows! can't choose just one color. They all have their place in my life. thank you for the giveaway.

Louisa said...

My favorite color is yellow. Though it's not my favorite quilting color. Pillows are gorgeous.

Saraccino said...

My favorite colours changes... just during the seasons (and my mood ^^) during the year. At the moment I am (again) in love with turqoise! Just being a fresh summer colour for me :)

And I just fall in love with your bird pillow! I just found you through the sms giveaway :)

Irenoski88 said...

My favourite colour is purple, I love to wear it but I usually use red and aqua when I sew or quilt.

Kristy QP said...

Oh! Love love that bird medallion cushion! Sooo gorgeous!

And my favourite colour is green :) thanks for a great giveaway!

btsoi. said...

Beautiful pillow covers! My favourite right now is teal :)

Oso said...

Beautiful! My favourite colour is orange, but I'm also a great fun of the warmer palette.

Thanks for the chance to win!

lauramdd(at)terra(dot)es

Tania said...

oooh these are beautiful, what a generous giveaway! I love the bird pillow. At the moment I am really liking aqua blue. Thanks!

Rookie said...

What a great giveaway! Thank you for the chance one of your lovely pillows :)

My favourite colour is turqoise - it reminds me of the ocean.

Marilize
marilize (dot) paulsen (at) gmail (dot) com

Mhairi said...

My favourite colour is purple. But I truly love it when it is combined with grey.

Teresa said...

What a lovely Give away. My favourite colour is purple

F said...

I love bright colours like yellow or bright red, even vibrant blues :)

elflyn said...

My favourite colour is grey, in all it's shades.

Cleo Fitzgerald said...

YELLOW and or aqua blue just love that combination!!

thanks for the chance.
Cleo
cleo (AT) techgear .co.za

Christine said...

They are gorgeous, thank you for the chance to win. My favourite colour is teal blue

Christine said...

I just joined as a follower

Vesuviusmama said...

Oh my, those are lovely! My all-time favorite color is GREEN because I love being outside in grass and forests and whatnot, but ORANGE is a close second - it is so vibrant and different.

T said...

My favorite color is purple...or teal

AToM said...

Lovely!
My fav colour is red!

have a great day!

AToM said...

And I've followed on facebooK!

Krystina said...

I love so many colors, it's hard to choose one. I guess I would say blue, but I also love greens. Thanks for the chance!

Jenny said...

My favourite colour is red.

Kimberly F said...

Gorgeous pillows! My favorite color is lavender.
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Tammy said...

lovely pillows/cushions. I am about to re-decorate so winning would force me to make a decision about what colours. Maybe neutrals or pale teal/duck egg blue/aqua??

Laurel09 said...

Wow - these pillows are really beautiful. I especially love your bird medallion design. Somebody else asked my favorite color recently and I was totally stumped! I love red, but I also love turquoise, teal, and deep blue. If I keep thinking about it, I'll keep adding to the list!

Desi @ Wee Share said...

I love gray or black and white.

Desi
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Glaucia said...

Light orange, pink, teal, robin's egg blue, earth colors... hard to choose just one! The pillow covers are adorable, thanks for the giveaway!

chibidani said...

My favorite color is pink.

However, if I were to get one of these, I think I would choose yellow.

Anna C. said...

Right now my favorite color is aqua! I LOVE you pillows they are alsome!!!

Anna C. said...

I Follow your blog =)

Kelli said...

Teal is definitely my favourite!
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Kelli said...

Teal is my favourite!
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Amy said...

I mostly love green...or red... These are beautiful pillows - would love to win won!!

Farscapegirl said...

My favorite color is a Gray-blue shade. i'd really love to win the bird medallion pillow cover - they are all so pretty!

Megan Nadalet said...

How cute! I love pink!

Close Knit said...

I love anything on the blue-green spectrum, especially aqua and teal.

enbartlett said...

My favorite colors are turquoise and lime green. Thanks!

enbartlett said...

I'm a new rss blog follower.

enbartlett said...

I liked your Facebook page. Thanks!

Lindsay @ 402CenterStreet.blogspot.com said...

My favorite color is green.
I love those pillows. Thanks for the chance to win!

aSprinkling said...

My favorite color (for now) is yellow, but I really like that black pillow above!

Sangeetha said...

blue, green or grey family are my favorites tones / colors

Regina Calton Burchett said...

I can see why you have so many responses - this is such a great idea and your pillows are really lovely. Teal is my very favorite color, the coolness of blue and green combined. When I have 2 to 3 months of 100+ degrees here in Texas, I like it even more.
Thanks for the chance!

Regina Calton Burchett said...

I can see why you have so many responses - this is such a great idea and your pillows are really lovely. Teal is my very favorite color, the coolness of blue and green combined. When I have 2 to 3 months of 100+ degrees here in Texas, I like it even more.
Thanks for the chance!

Libby said...

I love the orangey-pink that you see in sunsets and some flowers :). It's bright but not overwhelming, energetic but peaceful. I love it.

Krysteena001 said...

beautiful!
fav color: yellow

Jackie said...

Wow what a great giveaway! I love the pillow with the black bird applique that you have shown!!
Thanks so much for the chance to win this beauty!
jackieinmi67@gmail.com

Jackie said...

I'm following your blog via GFC. :)
Jackie Reini
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Capi said...

Would be a great addition to my guest room in black and white. It is lovely. Thanks for participating in the giveaway day.

Sal said...

Wow!! Those pillows are amazing! I'm loving blue. shelly sal4qtatgmaildotcom

Capi said...

Liked you on facebook, too.

Lisa said...

I liked you on FB!

Lisa said...

I love bright colors and then civil war colors too! I am parcial to blues and greens. Yeah just a little wierd!

Domain said...

My favorite color changes all the time, but right now it's teal. :-)

alyson (at) hastyquilter.net

Sarah said...

Gorgeous pillows! I love purple, don't ask me why though. Thanks for the chance to win!

Jackie said...

I like you on Facebook.
Jackie Reini
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Lisa C in GA. said...

I think mine is purple at present - and love it mixed in with aquas. Thanks!!

wipgirl said...

Wow, those pillows are some kind of gorgeous! Amazing.

I have a hard time choosing a favourite colour. Either red, dark deep red, or a nice dark blue. But probably red more than blue.

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Trish said...

I love pink!

Rie said...

LOVE THEM!

My fav colour at the moment is orange on grey! :)

Stacy said...

I like blue!

Stacy said...

I'm a follower.

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