Saturday, March 31, 2012

Giveaway: Mika Rose $50 Gift Card!!!

**This giveaway is now closed. Thank you!**

The winner is #8, Jesse. Congrats, I will contact you soon!

Ohhhhhhhhh my goodness, I couldn't be more excited for this giveaway! Have you heard of the company called Mikarose? They sell the cutest dresses, skirts, and accessories. My favorite are the dresses. Their tagline is "Reinventing Modesty." That can mean a lot of things to different people. One thing that it means to me is comfort and confidence.

Take a look at my favorite dresses from Mikarose.
They all range in price from about $44 to $59.


Be sure to take a look around their website for some amazing inspiration!
Ok, now for the exciting part, the prize...

Mikarose is giving one lucky reader (must be a US or Canada resident) a
$50 gift card!!!!
That is so awesome! That means you get to pick the dress (or other item) that YOU want, something you think will look good on YOU!!!

*Leave one comment for each thing you do!
*Please leave your email in one of your comments, or you will not be eligible to win.
(you can write it like ex- familyeverafter at gmail)

-Follow Family Ever After via RSS or GFC (the blue "join" button on the right sidebar).

Extra Entries~
-Visit Mikarose and tell me your favorite item.
-Pin your favorite item.
-Blog about this giveaway and include a link in your comment.
-Facebook about this giveaway.

 Thank you for entering! The winner will be chosen and announced on my Facebook Page on April 7.

Friday, March 30, 2012

Once Upon a Weekend {Link Party #36} and Features

Howdy everyone! I hope you're having a good week! Thanks for stopping by!
My Feedburner is broken and I don't know how to fix it (any advice?) so I'm not sure if some of you have been receiving my blog updates this week. 

Here's a recap:


2 Giveaways (still active):

Features and Blog of the Week:

tutu & bow tie 2nd birthday party

Pinspired and Rewired Link Party: Wreath WINNERS!

We are blown away by the amazing, creative wreaths that were linked up this week.
It's wonderful to see you all stretching your creativity and making something fun and unique for your home.

Thanks for making our first Pinspired & Rewired link party so successful!
And a huge thank to Pick Your Plum for being the very generous sponsor!
We had the hardest time choosing a top three, since there were so many we all adored, but we finally narrowed it down.

Here are the winners of the Wreath challenge..

1st Place:
Sky from Capital B
{$75 worth of merchandise from Pick Your Plum
+ guest judge spot for next month}

2nd Place:

Maury @ Life on Mars
{$50 worth of merchandise from Pick Your Plum}

3rd Place:

Kelly @ Live, Laugh, Rowe
{$25 worth of merchandise from Pick Your Plum}

Congrats ladies, you all did a fantastic job!
Please contact one of us soon!

Starting next Friday, April 6th, we will be moving into month two of our Pinspired and Rewired series with some amazing prizes!

Check back then for all the details and the challenge reveal.

Thursday, March 29, 2012

You've Been Egged! {Free Printable}

Have you ever egged your neighbor's house? I have!
I made this printable which says, "You've been egged! Happy Easter," so you can egg your neighbor's house too.
Just stuff some candy into some eggs, and then put it all in a cute basket or bucket with this printable.
Then ring the doorbell and RUN! Or just leave it on the doorstep.
(I actually took these pics on my own doorstep. I didn't want to get caught at a neighbor's house while taking pictures).
Here's the printable. I recommend printing it on cardstock. All I ask is that you please follow my blog via RSS or GFC (the blue button on the right sidebar), before downloading this file. Thank you!!!

Pin It

Linked up to some of these great parties! See my huge list of link parties HERE!

Wednesday, March 28, 2012

{Sew-vivor Giveaway #7} $30 to Raspberry Creek Fabrics

And the winner is #10, SapphireGyrl!

Another fabulous giveaway is in line for today! Next week, the Sew-vivor competition begins... be sure to check it out! Today we welcome Raspberry Creek Fabric, and they are giving away a $30 gift card to their shop!
A bit about Raspberry Creek Fabrics...
-Boy fabrics are a specialty! They are carefully sought after, and sell quickly.
-Several new fabric collections are added every month.
-Special sales are advertised on the Raspberry Creek Fabric FB page.
-Owned by Diana, who seems like my kind of gal! 
-She started sewing at the age of 6, and loves fabric :)
-She's a farm girl, and grew up in the middle of Wyoming.
-She's a mom of 2 and sister to 4 brothers!

Some of my favorite fabrics...
Bright Owl By Alice Kennedy for Timeless Treasures, Bright Owl Print, 1 Yard
Remix By Ann Kelle for Robert Kaufman Zig Zag in Bermuda Multi Color, 1 Yard
Green and Blue Dragonfly Fabric, Modern Blossom from Blue Hill Fabrics, Dragonfly Floral Print in Blue, 1 Yard
Aqua and Orange Pinwheel Fabric, Children At Play Over the Fence By Sarah Jane for Michael Miller, Pinwheels Print in Cream, 1 Yard

Now for the giveaway! It is open to international readers!

The Prize:
$30 gift certificate

To Enter:
*Leave your email in one of your comments. (ex- familyeverafter at gmail)

{Required, 1 comment each}
--Like Raspberry Creek Fabric on Facebook.
--Like Family Ever After on Facebook.

{Extra Entries, 1 comment each}
--Visit Raspberry Creek Fabric shop and tell me your favorite fabric line.
--Follow Family Ever After via RSS or GFC (blue button on right sidebar).
--Facebook/Tweet about this giveaway.

One winner will be chosen at random and announced on my Facebook page! Giveaway ends  on Tuesday April 3 at midnight!

Thanks for entering! Good luck!

Sew-vivor is sponsored by:

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