Thursday, May 5, 2011

Carolina Country Living's First Giveaway!

Have you heard about The Twice Remembered Cottage's 5th Annual Cottage Charm Giveaway?



From The Twice Remembered Cottage:
This is a multi-blog, month long event beginning Saturday, May 1st where bloggers give away on their blogs items they feel exhibit "Cottage Charm". Anyone can join at any point in May before the 29th. On May 29th, all participating bloggers will announce their winners and post it to their blogs. An ongoing list of ALL the giveaways and participating bloggers is maintained...at Twice Remembered... The list grows and grows the whole month of May as bloggers add their Cottage Charm Giveaway to their blogs.
What a cool concept!

Since Carolina Country Living recently passed its six-month mark and has more than 130 lovely people subscribing (so Feedburner tells me), I thought it was high time to have a giveaway here to say THANK YOU to all of you!  

And I'm doing so by participating in the Cottage Charm Giveaway.

Though Carolina Country Living isn't a "cottage blog" per se, I do like to think I live and write about the cottage mentality, as defined so well by Jami at An Oregon Cottage:
A cottage can be anywhere or anything (condo, ranch, farmhouse) as long as you have a "cottage mentality" which puts people above things, celebrates imperfections, embraces simplicity, and finds joy in everyday life. 
So, without further ado, here are the country cottage-inspired items for Carolina Country Living's first-ever giveaway.


At Home With Country: Bringing the Comforts of Country Home  by Christina Strutt 

Christina is the founder of the iconic British textiles, homewares and clothing company, Cabbages & Roses. She's written several  books and this is her newest.



With a forward by Tricia Foley, this book showcases several British and American cottages and country homes with that special Cabbages & Roses touch. This book is utter eye candy, I tell you!


A homemade candle, made by moi, a.k.a. Harmony Farm Candles

This all-natural soy wax candle is dye-free, burns cleanly (i.e. no soot!), throws its scent wonderfully and comes in a vintage-style 8 oz. jelly jar with a vintage zinc lid. I have a personal affinity for clean and floral fragrances and love to burn candles in my house frequently. When you can't have a real bouquet of heavenly-smelling flowers nearby, or it's not possible to throw open the windows for some fresh air, I think burning a candle is the next best thing.

The winner may choose from the following scents: Cotton Blossom, English Garden, Green Tea & Lemongrass, Honeysuckle Jasmine, Jasmine, Lavender, Lilac, Lily of the Valley, Ocean Breeze, Rose, Spring Meadow or Violet.



Though it's perfectly safe to burn the candle directly on a table or counter, I like to set mine on pretty little saucers.  That's why I'm also giving away this English transferware saucer. Marked Royal Warwick, it features a pastoral scene of a thatched cottage (and makes me pine for the chance to actually visit a real English cottage...)


The jelly jar fits perfectly into the saucer's indentation and adds a splash of fresh color.



A cottage-inspired giveaway would be incomplete without a textile element, in my opinion. This adorable cotton canvas tote bag from Moda features a whimsical cherries and blueberries pattern and I can't think of a better springtime bag!  It's just the right size to tuck a book into, to use as a casual purse for antiquing, or to put a few groceries in. Tucked in the front pocket is a white, vintage hemstitched linen napkin. I could easily see this linen being turned into a sachet, or left as is and set under a vase of flowers or centerpiece, don't you?



Oh, what just landed on the table? :)

If you've been reading Carolina Country Living for awhile, you may remember the Lovebirds Tutorial from earlier in the year. I made quite a few of these birds and this is one of them. Though this originated as a Valentine's Day craft, it turns out these birds are versatile and look great sitting out during any season. And, after all, who doesn't want to 'put a bird on it'?


There you have it, Carolina Country Living's first giveaway. I'm so excited!!

Are you ready to enter yet? It's simple to do and you have FOUR opportunities to get your name in the proverbial hat:

1. Leave a comment below telling me your favorite item in this giveaway.

2. Become a follower of Carolina Country Living and either subscribe via email or in a reader (see the sidebar.) Leave a comment letting me know you've done this. If you're already a follower, you certainly get credit for being one; just comment below.

3. Blog, Tweet or Facebook about Carolina Country Living's giveaway. I don't use Twitter or Facebook myself, but if you feel moved to tell others about this giveaway through your blog or through either of these social media sites, link back to this post and then let me know you've done so by leaving a comment.

4. Visit all or some of the other giveaways listed at Twice Remembered Cottage. Last year more than 60 blogs participated, so there are lots of other fantastic giveaways happening. Once you've checked out the other giveaways (and hopefully entered a few!), leave a comment for an additional entry.

A few more notes:
You do not have to have your own blog to enter the giveaway. Just be sure to leave your email address in your comment(s) so I can contact you if you're the lucky winner!

This giveaway is open to those living in the U.S. *and* overseas. I don't want to exclude any of the dear readers in Europe and elsewhere, so please don't hesitate to enter if you're outside the United States. International entries welcome! :)

Entries will be taken through midnight EDT on May 28th. On the morning of the 29th, I will use random.org to choose the winner and announce the lucky person here at Carolina Country Living!

Thank you to everyone who reads and visits Carolina Country Living. This giveaway is to return all the bloggy love you've given me the past six months. 

All the best and good luck!

Erin

206 comments:

  1. yay!!!! i would love to win and my fave item would be the candle made by you- i love homemade things like that! and i love the smell of jasmine in the air... we had jasmine in louisiana and it always smelled beautiful. i miss it!!!

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  2. and i also visited with sharon at elizabeth & co who is participating. what a neat idea!

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  3. Hi :) Wonderful Cottage giveaway! I love the candle, and the sweet little bird :) I'd have a hard time choosing between the Jasmine or the Rose scent; love them both :0

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  4. I've signed on as your newest follower, and I have also subscribed to your email.

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  5. love the zinc lid on the candle but my favorite is the bird, he is or maybe she is, so cute!

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  6. And I've checked out just about every one of the Giveaways that are currently listed...I check every day to see what new ones have been added...this is a great way to find new blogs that one hadn't known about :)

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  7. I have checked out each and every giveaway participant over the last several days. Your the last to enter thus far...cannot wait to see more.

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  8. link, and thumbnail posted to my facebook status.

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  9. Ooh what a lovely giveaway!! Hard to choose one, but my favorite would be the candle..then the book!!
    Blessings,
    Myrna

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  10. I've just signed up as a follower!
    Blessings,
    Myrna

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  11. I'm your newest follower! I love the book, candle, bag, bird and all the treasures you are very generously giving away!
    Thank you!
    Deb

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  12. Great giveaway Erin! Since I'm totally addicted to your candles now, I guess that would be my favorite item! Good luck!

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  13. I love love love the cherry and blueberry bag--perfect for the farmers market. I added you to my blogroll!

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  14. Oh how fun! I love the candle the best...I think I'd choose the scent with the lemongrass in it! Thanks for the opportunity to enter!

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  15. I've also put your giveaway info up on my Facebook page.

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  16. I have entered almost ALL of the other giveaways as well!! :)

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  17. I can't believe that you want me to pick a favorite. I have always loved candles. And who doesn't love them on a cute plate? And to sit and look at a beautiful book for inspiration is just a great pasttime. thanks for this great giveaway.

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  18. I love that candle! I, too, love to burn a few candles around the house.
    Great giveaway!

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  19. Now I know what to do with my Dollar Tree birds...they are the cutest! Your stash is the cutest!

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  20. Also visited just about all of the other giveaways and entered! Lots of cool giveaways..

    Linda xoxo

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  21. My favorite is the book! But I love all of it! :)

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  22. I have been keeping up with ALL the blog giveaways that are added each day! :)

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  23. I tweeted at http://twitter.com/#!/theDogsTuxedo

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  24. And I am your newest follower :)

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  25. My favorite? The candle. No.. the book. No wait, the bird! Oh, you put together a great giveaway! Now I've got to go see that the tut on the bird is all about.

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  26. I am a new follower> The candle and little bird are my favs, but I like Christina's book also...I have the giveaway on my sidebar and have visited and followed many of the other participants...
    Thanx for being so generous! Tiffany...Visit me over at The Cranky Queen

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  27. How could I pick just one? Love them all--OK--the book. Or maybe the candle--see how hard it is...

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  28. Im from Australia, and I am so glad i can be aptrt of your give away!! thanks a lot!

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  29. Im yuor follower NUMBER 100!!!!!!!!!!!! how happy I am for you!!
    lovely blog eh!

    see you!

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  30. I have checked out the other give aways!! they are all great!

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  31. I have posted your give away in my facebook profile http://www.facebook.com/#!/mariekke

    THANKS!!!

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  32. What a great giveaway you are having. I like everything, but the book sounds wonderful. Please enter my name.

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  33. I just subscribe to your blog.

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  34. I put your blog button on my blog about the giveaway.

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  35. I love all your items, perhaps the little plate being my favorite, as I love blue transferware. Also the book looks a great read!

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  36. I follow trough google connect.

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  37. I have posted your give away at my sidebar and tweeted it here: http://twitter.com/#!/EMSarts/status/66514264441094144

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  38. I have visited Twice Remembered and all the blogs participating this far and am entering two other give aways (living outside the US, most of them are of limits for me). Thanks for having the give away and also including those from overseas!

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  39. I of course love your all-natural soy wax candle the best, followed by the book :) AND I am a blog follower (because you are an amazing writer and it's easier to log on and read than drive to NC when I miss you :) Hugs – Linnet

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  40. How fun! All your giveaways are great it's hard to pick one! I do love books. While at my desk at work I like to dive in to the pictures and pretend I'm somewhere else. haha Please enter me.
    Thank you, Pam
    pamelaannseitz@yahoo.com

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  41. How wonderful for sharing your treasures. And happy 6 month blogiversary! Although I think everything thing is lovely I adore the candle on the saucer! I love candles and scents in my home!

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  42. I have visited every blog so far that is included in this massive month of giveways! Whew!!

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  43. Erin,

    Thank you for including me in your generous give-away! My favorite item is
    At Home With Country: Bringing the Comforts of Country Home by Christina Strutt.

    Deborah

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  44. Erin,

    I'm visiting everyone in the link party! The best thing about the Cottage Charm Give-Away are all the new bloggers you discover (like you!)

    Deborah

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  45. what a great giveaway, please enter me!

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  46. I have been checking out all the giveaways at the Cottage giveaway, what fun, I forget in the last comment to say my favorite item.....I think it is the book, I really love books!

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  47. I absolutely adore the little bird! What a sweet giveaway!

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  48. I am a new follower of your beautiful blgo!

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  49. I have entered some of the giveaways and there are some fabulous ones!

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  50. It's not fair!! You are making us tell a favorite and it's just no way. I love them all! And please enter me in your charming cottage give-away and I am thrilled to follow. Hope you will visit my give-away too. Have a wonderful weekend. ~ Lynn @thevintagenest

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  51. Oh my gosh, what an amazing giveaway! Each item is wonderful! I think my favorite has to be the book. I love me some eye candy. Followed closely by the candle, as I love me some nose candy too!

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  52. I added my name to your followers list too!

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  53. I posted your giveaway on my sidebar. Thanks so much for the opportunity to to win something so fun. I'll trade you your tote for mine, LOL!

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  54. Perfect Cottage Giveaway - do I have to choose - Well, love them all but, truly like the candle in the vintage jar with the zinc lid -
    Thanks for this wonderful giveaway,
    Kathy

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  55. I am a happy follower!
    Kathy

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  56. How sweet of you to encourage others to visit the other giveaways - I have been checking daily - wonderful Cottage Charm Giveaways listed.
    God Bless,
    Kathy

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  57. What a wonderful giveaway! At Home With Country might be my favorite item, but they are all great!

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  58. I'm a new google follower! So nice to meet you!

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  59. I'm particiipating in the Cottage Charm Giveaway Event too. I'm enjoying checking out all the fun giveaways and meeting so many new friends!

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  60. Hi, what a beautiful giveaway, especially the cherry canvas tote bag, I'm from MI and this would be perfect for our cherry festival every summer! Thanks for this opportunity!

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  61. Back to say I have visited the other sites as well and posted about the giveaway. If I had to pick a favorite item, hmmm, your cherry tote bag brings a smile to me! Having fun making new friends as well!

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  62. Oh, 'tis very pretty! I love the plate...so country and French!

    Thanks for hosting!
    ~Grace~

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  63. I have visited all the other giveaways. ;)

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  64. Hard to pick because I love candles and you offer so many fabulous scents!!!!! The book would be a great addition to my coffee table too!

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  65. I'm a new follower too!!!

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  66. I just visited all 29 entrants to the cottage charm giveaway!!!!

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  67. I love the little bird!!! so cute!!!!

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  68. I think I have gone to everyone's blog is listed and have entered most all of them!!!! There are so many adorable items and such talented people!!!! It's just fun to look at all of it!!!!

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  69. I am now one of your followers!

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  70. Your give-away items are "awesome"....It's my 1st time entering...Nova Scotia, Canada deserves a winner....We love "kind-hearted" people....Thanks so much for your generosity....

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  71. Guess what? I am now an official follower...I will spread the good news!

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  72. I am your newest follower. What a lovely give away. I am hoping I am the lucky girl who wins.

    vikkinay@yahoo.com

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  73. I love the decorating book, that is what I live to do.

    vikkinay@yahoo.com

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  74. I love everything in the giveaway, but I have to tell you I love transferware! Thank you for offering such a fabulous package of goodies!

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  75. I think that my favorite item in your giveawy is Christina's book but that bird is pretty cute and I do love candles. I would love to win,thanks for the chance.

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  76. I am a new follower of your blog. I have enjoyed my visit and will be back.

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  77. Great idea to encourage others to visit other blogs and enter their giveaways. I have entered several and have one of my own, this is great fun.

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  78. Hi Erin! I'm so glad to have found your lovely blog! Thank you for such a generous and thoughtful giveaway! My favs are your sweet handmade bird...or maybe your yummy lavender candle....or maybe that awesome book....? I can't decide! lol!

    xoxo laurie

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  79. I'm now a happy follower, too! ♥

    xoxo laurie

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  80. I have visited most of the great giveaways so far! This is so much fun! lol!

    xoxo laurie

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  81. Hi Erin,
    I'm already a follower. I love all of the items in your giveaway, but my personal favorite would be a candle made by you in the jasmine scent. The confederate jasmines are blooming now and its heaven! I would like to have that fragrance anytime of the year.

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  82. I just posted your great giveaway on my sidebar, Erin! ♥

    xoxo laurie

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  83. Hi Erin, I just found your lovely blog and I have been browsing your archives. I am now following.
    xo,
    Sherry

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  84. Erin, Thank you for such a wonderful giveaway! It is hard to choose a favorite because I love everything. I have been wanting this book for a while so I will select it.
    Hugs,
    Sherry

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  85. I have been busy visiting the other participants in the Cottage Charm giveaway. It is very kind of you to encourage us to visit them.
    xo,
    Sherry

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  86. Oh wow! I think this is the first one that is hard for me to pick which one I like the best. I love the candel and saucer, but also adore the cute tote, and would love to own that book!

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  87. I am your newest follower, but with a giveaway like this I'm sure I won't be the newest for long

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  88. I've visited almost all of the other blogs in the cottage giveaway group and have most definitely entered a few times!

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  89. What a lovely giveaway! All of the items are superb but I think I'm most excited about that homemade candle! The scents you listed all sound amazing!
    Best Wishes,
    Amanda

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  90. I am a happy new follower! Nice to have "met" you!
    Blessings,
    Amanda

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  91. I've wanted a copy of At Home with Country for a long time! And the candle sounds heavenly, maybe in honeysuckle?

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  92. I just became a follower, even though I live in California, I like the Southern style.

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  93. I'm a new follower, thanks to the Cottage Charm give-away.

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  94. I also can't pick just one favorite item, so my top two are your homemade candle and the Cabbages & Roses book.

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  95. AND- (3rd chance here), I've visited lots of the other give-aways featured at The Twice Remembered Cottage and found more great blogs to follow. This event is definitely fun:)

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  96. lovely lovely -- and definitely cottagey, never fear!

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  97. My favorite would have to be the saucer.
    couponabbys@gmail.com

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  98. I'm a new follower & the thing I like best is the fact that all these things come from North Carolina. I sure enjoyed my time there-If you find yourself in the south end of Durham, on highway 54, give a big "hey y'all!" for me. ;7)
    Liz
    dizzy4lizzie2002 at yahoo dot com

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  99. What a sweet giveaway. The love birds are my favorite, but IF I were to win that homemade candle could move into 1st place. Thanks for the opportunity to win such treasures. Have a great day.

    Dana
    danawade@hotmail.com

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  100. I'm a new suscriber!

    Dana
    danawade@hotmail.com

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  101. I'm a follower, lovely gesture,
    Mary
    vtsaver@yahoo.com

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  102. Such a sweet giveaway. I'm a new follower to your delightful blog.
    Be sure to stop by and see what I'm offering in the giveaway and enter.
    xoxo,
    Kim

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  103. Wonderful giveaway! I really like the book...I'd add it to my collection!

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  104. Currently going through the whole list of giveaways and decided to join in on the fun and do my own.

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  105. What a wonderful giveaway! I'm your new follower!
    Kelly

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  106. What a beautiful giveaway - difficult to choose a favourite but I think its the book.

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  107. I love them all but that bird is darling!

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  108. I think my favorite is the tote bag! Thanks for a great giveaway! Susan purrpage3 at verizon dot net

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  109. I am a new follower and I subscribed to your blog feed! Susan purrpage3 at verizon dot net

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  110. I posted your giveaway on my FB at http://www.facebook.com/suziebutton
    Susan purrpage3 at verizon dot net

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  111. I tweeted too athttp://twitter.com/#!/SuzieButtons
    Susan purrpage3 at verizon dot net

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  112. I have visited many of the giveaways and blogs and it IS a fabulous event as so many of us LOVE cottage style, including myself! Susan purrpage3 at verizon dot net

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  113. I love love love the candle. But that bag is pretty gorgeous too!

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  114. What a lovely giveaway! I love the homemade candle with the English saucer - so pretty!!
    lisabradford101 at gmail dot com

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  115. I'm a new follower of Carolina Country Living, and subscribed via email!
    lisabradford101 at gmail dot com

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  116. What a great event!! I've checked out some of the other giveaways and entered quite a few!
    lisabradford101 at gmail dot com

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  117. What a beautiful cottage giveaway...hard to pick a favorite but I'm lovin' that book! Please throw my name in the hat...I'd love to win it all :)
    Queenie

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  118. P.S. I love your blog and I'm your newest follower...I look forward to exploring more!
    :)

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  119. Thank you for the lovely giveaway, I'm following :-)

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  120. Oh the little bird is so wonderful love the book too, oh heck love it all :-)

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  121. My favorite is the plate! It is really pretty.

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  122. It was hard to pick my favorite item, because they are all awesome! However, I love homemade candles (well, homemade anything ;) and I'd love to try one of yours!

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  123. I am a new follower and email subscriber!

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  124. I have visited most of the other giveaway blogs! I am in awe of the talented and generous people out there in blogland!!

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  125. I blogged about it: http://carolinacountryliving.blogspot.com/2011/05/carolina-country-livings-first-giveaway.html

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  126. You make it tough...I LOVE bags better than anything else but candles, books birds...all my favs! Thanks! ♥

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  127. I'm a new follower! Hope you'll visit me soon, too! ♥

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  128. I am entered most of the giveaways and having a ball! I've found so many blogs that I love! ♥

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  129. Hi,I've just signed up as a follower!
    I like the books!!!
    Blessing
    XO
    Isora

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  130. so lovely to meet you Erin, :)
    This is a superb giveaway! it is hard to pick a favorite...I am thinking the candle with the transferware saucer! (though I love the book and birdie also :))

    Thanks for the opportunity, come see me at #33

    Susan

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  131. I love everything too much to pick just one. I came by your site kinda by accident. I became a follower of your ever so sweet blog.

    grammypetals@yahoo.com

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  132. I am now a follower :)
    Susan

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  133. I am now a subscriber (email)
    Thanks again :)
    Susan

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  134. It has got to be the book. No, maybe the candle. No- the book.

    Thanks for the giveaway!

    jessicastacie AT gmail dot com

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  135. I love your giveaway....I don't know if I can pick just one favorite..I love them all!! But, I guess if I have to choose...it would be the book. I love decorating books!! Congrats on your over 100 followers!

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  136. Oh yes! Please count me in! Thank you!

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  137. Oh here's chance #2! I just signed on to follow. Thanks again!

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  138. i just found your blog and love it!! I became a follower via email.

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  139. Wonderful giveaway. I love the candle and sweet saucer.
    ~Heidi

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  140. Ouuh, so nice lottery!I want to take part of this!!My address: sartza@hukassa.com

    Greets from Finland, Sari

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  141. Oh, wow! What an incredible giveaway! I found out about it on FB, posted by SuzAnna's Antiques, and I'm so glad I did :) I love the candle and saucer, but I also have a weakness for birds. It's so hard to choose! Thanks bunches for the opportunity.

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  142. Thanks for the great giveaway! I love all your goodies, especially the bird.

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  143. I tweeted about your giveaway.

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  144. I'm having fun going through the blogs and entering the great giveaways!

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  145. Please enter my name into this yummy giveaway too!

    Warm blessings,
    Spencer

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  146. I am so happy you stopped by my blog "Ruby Jean"
    Thank you for inviting me over to yours as well...
    What a fabulous giveaway your having and can't wait to see who wins....maybe or should I say I hope it's me... : )

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  147. I love the candle and plate! How cute and who doesn't need a candle?

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  148. I visited the other blogs and their giveaways. I like yours the most!

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  149. I love candles and this one is special because it is handmade! I also want this book...it is on my list... what a wonderful giveaway! karen...

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  150. I just became a follower! Can't wait to visit your blog more! karen...

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  151. What wonderful gifts! I like them all but especially love the little bird...too sweet! Thanks so much for the opportunity to win.

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  152. They are all wonderful but what I like best is the book! Patsy from
    HeARTworks

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  153. I am a new follower! Will go around your blog now. Patsy from
    HeARTworks

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  154. Oh, we have to pick ONE thing we like??? That is hard! ; ) That little bird is certainly sweet. I guess he would have to be number 1. Thank you for the chance. ; )
    ~Michele
    #30 in the giveaway

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  155. I am also a new follower. So nice to meet you through this giveaway. ; )
    ~Michele
    #30

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  156. I love the English Transferware Saucer! Beautiful with that candle!

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  157. I am now a follower! Also a NC gal, love the candle you made, the smell of fresh flowers makes me happy.

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  158. Please enter me in your wonderful giveaway!! The book looks fabulous; but I love candles & birds too so I just can't go wrong!
    Blessings,
    Cindy

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  159. I just became a follower!
    Blessings,
    Cindy

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  160. What a charming giveaway! Choose my favorite item: so difficult because I love them all, but I'm partial to the lovely candle on the saucer, it would look & smell so lovely in Lily of the Valley! Best wishes in all you do and thanks for your generous giveaway and chance to win,
    Chanticlear1(at)gmail(dot)com

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  161. I'm an email subscriber! Once again, I must thank you for offering such a generous cottage giveaway with so many lovely treasures! Best wishes in all you do and thanks for a chance to win this fantabulous giveaway,
    Chanticlear1(at)gmail(dot)com

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  162. I have looked around at the many Cottage Charm Giveaways, and it's so exciting! What a wonderful time visiting gracious blogs offering fantastic giveaways. Thanks for a chance to win your gracious and generous cottage charmers!
    Chanticlear1(at)gmail(dot)com

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  163. My favorite item in your giveaway is the candle. No, it's the plate! It's the candle on the plate! LOL Thanks for a sweet giveaway!
    ladykyria at gmail dot com

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  164. I am now a follower of your blog.
    ladykyria at gmail dot com

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  165. I tweeted about this for another entry.
    ladykyria at gmail dot com

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  166. I am systematically working my way through all the fabulous giveaways. Thanks again!
    ladykyria at gmail dot com

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  167. I'm totally in love with the bird but of course, I love the book, the bag and the candle as well.....

    Donna
    dwarrington1@gmail.com

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  168. Glad I found you, I now follow your blog and can't wait to see what's next....would be honored to win your first giveaway

    Donna
    dwarrington1@gmail.com

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  169. New follower! Awesome giveaway! Thanks for the chance to win!
    Pam N.
    http://mickle10-latetotheparty.blogspot.com

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  170. My fave is the bird! He would look really good in my house and would be very loved!

    Pam N.
    http://mickle10-latetotheparty.blogspot.com

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  171. I have been to everyone of the blogs participating. AWESOME GIVEAWAYS! Some very talented bloggers, I must say! I have so enjoyed going to new blogs and becoming a follower, even if I don't win a bloomin' thing! LOL! Thanks so much!
    Pam N.
    http://mickle10-latetotheparty.blogspot.com

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  172. Im a new follower! thanks so much for the chance to win your wonderful giveaway!

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  173. I love the blue and white saucer - so beautiful! Thanks for the chance to win!
    jstearns@hughes.net

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  174. I LOVE the little birdie, definitely my favorite part of the giveaway!

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  175. I've visited quite a few other blogs participating in the giveaway and entered a few.

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  176. I'm a follower of Carolina Country Living and subscribed via email!

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