Thursday, March 20, 2014

Violet's Buds 3 Year Anniversary Celebration Giveaway (Win an Owl and 26 other prizes!!)

I love to see my fellow artisan celebrate milestones. My dear friend, Melanie, of Violet's Buds is celebrating her 3 year Anniversary with an EPIC #giveaway today through the 31st. And I am so honored to co-host it with her on my blog. Congratulations Violet's Buds.

Now, on to the list of amazing prizes up for grabs! There are so many wonderful indie handmade things!!

Baby Moon Boutique
A grey and yellow hammer rattle.The bright contrasting colors are specifically chosen to add a visual stimulant as well as audible.
Bugaboo Bear Designs
This original chalkboard style design features the phrase "enjoy the little things" handwritten in silver ink on black card stock. It's an 8x10 and ready for framing. Frame not included.
This set of 3 magnets is spring themed and hand painted using nail polish on a glass rock  
Dazzling and Dapper
Green Lantern bow tie comes with a Velcro closure to easily put them on and take off. Fits ages 1-5
Handmade "magic" wand from salvaged Maple 12 3/8th inches, with a hand-rubbed linseed oil finish.  
Handmade fabric sandwich and coordinating snack sized bag
ImagineIf Boutique
Snowy Owl wood toy is 4" tall and 3 3/4" long, he's the perfect companion for snow days and sandboxes or to be toted around in a book bag. 
Kiser Krafts
Spring Owl Perdy, handmade from socks, fabric, buttons, felt and stuffed with fiberfil, fabric and yarn scraps(to help minimize landfill waste).
Zombie T-Rex art print is perfect for lovers of both zombies and dinosaurs, the best of both worlds! This 5x7 art print shows off our signature design in full color. (frame not included)
Lu & Ed
Mr. Mack the 5" tall monster made with recycled and up-cycled materials - fleece, felt and faux fur. All Lu & Ed stuffed monsters are made from fabric scraps from Mon-stors, and stuffed with a blend of polyfil and diced fabric bits so there no waste from our business going into landfills!
Lily & Bo
Newborn headband in mauve and purple, great for photos!  
Little House of Crafting
Shop Handmade pin back button  
Melli's Yarn Works
Handmade loom knitted hat in violet and white. It’s adult sized made with 100% acrylic yarn.  
Mystigail Adornments
Handstamped piece of winner's choice from their wide array of products
Nature Junkie
Set of 2 Regular-size Unsponges in the I Love Cats design. Unsponges are a 5" x 3" reusable sponge made from cotton, terry cloth, and a special spongy center that is washer machine safe!
Origami Delights
Set of 24 handmade paper flower roses in the 6 pastel colors on wire stems with a half pearl center.
Pelhuaz by Red
This charming necklace has a bear pendant carved from manmade turquoise with a sparkling star charm. The chain is made of sterling silver.
Penelope's Eclectic Closet
Kelly, a handmade doll who loves to read and the color pink. She stands approximately 21" tall. She is eco friendly and all of her loveliness is made by scraps from dress making that would otherwise be put in landfills.
Pretty Socks
One pair of lime green owl socks, size medium which fits a child shoe size 10 1/2-4.  
Scrawny Girl
A Wonderland sticker pack There are 10 stickers in this pack. All are original watercolored illustrations printed on matte adhesive paper.  
Scrawny Girl
Alice is ready to display in your home! This is a 5x7 print of my original watercolor painting. Printed with high quality paper and inks. Each is individually signed.  (frame not included)
This felt animal is Laurence the Panda. A black ribbon stitched securely inside allows him to be easily hung as a tree ornament or used as a gift topper. Laurence makes for a great decoration or even a party favor.
Twisted Thread and Hook
Gift Certificate for $20 to use at Twisted Thread and Hook (shipping not included)
Unique Creations by Tracy
Handmade custom crocheted large owl in the winner's choice of color(s)
Vee's Bows
A handmade Easter Chick and Bunny bow on a single prong alligator clip.
Violet's Buds
One of a kind handmade 6" hoop art with pink & white heart fabric background, hand-sewn fabric flowers, and hand-embroidered stems. Finished with a felt back and ribbon for hanging.
Violet's Buds
A random selection of 10 handsewn chiffon carnation flowers, ranging in size and color Are you excited to win? You can enter by using the Rafflecopter widget below. The only required entries are to like each sponsor on Facebook. Several optional entries have been added to increase your chances of winning. You can also earn additional entries for making a purchase with any of the sponsors during the giveaway. You must provide information of your purchase, which will be verified. You can earn the shopping bonus once per shop. Erroneous or false entries will be deleted, as well as entries submitted without the required information. The giveaway starts 3/20/14 and ends at 11:59pm CST on 3/31/14. There will be one winner chosen at random for each prize. Each person may only win one prize. The winners will be announced on April 1st in the evening, and have 72 hours to claim the prize by contacting If the winner does not respond, a new winner will be chosen.

 a Rafflecopter giveaway

Fine Print:  Participants are providing information to Violet's Buds. Your information will not be sold, but may be shared with the giveaway sponsor for the purpose of prize redemption. Violet's Buds is not responsible for any computer or website malfunctions during the giveaway. Incomplete entries will not be accepted. Entrants found cheating, entering under duplicate profiles, or not following the instructions may be banned. By entering the contest you are agreeing to these terms and conditions.  International players may enter but may be responsible for the shipping if they wish to redeem their prize. If you are not willing to pay shipping, do not enter. Prizes do not have cash value. There will be no returns/exchanges on any of the items. Violet's Buds is not responsible for shops who do not follow through with prizes.


  1. This is such an insane giveaway! I couldn't pick just one thing to be excited about!!

    1. I know right! :D She really knows how to celebrate doesn't she. :)

  2. i really like the scrawny girl print. my niece would love it. and it would look so cute against her lite pink walls.