Friday, May 1, 2009

Blog Giveaway for May

I decided to base this month's giveaway on my previous post, Some of my favorites - May Edition.

What do you win?
I will be assembling 3 prize package featuring items from all of the shops featured in Some of my favorites - May Edition. I have not figured out exactly which items I will be ordering yet. I will order the items on the 20th, and I will post here exactly what each prize package will consist of. But here is what the prize packages will consist of:

First Place
- $20 gift certificate for SimplyRaevyn/Raevyn77/PeculiarParchment
- atleast $10 worth of items from CountryGirlSpices
- pouch from bagsbytracy
- atleast $10 worth of beads from fivesisters

Second Place
- $15 gift certificate for SimplyRaevyn/Raevyn77/PeculiarParchment
- atleast $5 worth of items from CountryGirlSpices
- pouch from bagsbytracy
- atleast $5 worth of beads from fivesisters

Third Place
- $10 gift certificate for SimplyRaevyn/Raevyn77/PeculiarParchment
- atleast $3 worth of items from CountryGirlSpices
- pouch from bagsbytracy
- atleast $3 worth of beads from fivesisters

How to Enter

Visit the shops featured in Some of my favorites - May Edition.
The shops are:
fivesisters
CountryGirlSpices
bagsbytracy
Then leave a comment here showing your favorite items from each shop. You can earn 1 entry for each shop you leave a comment about.

*Earn 1 bonus entry: Sign up for my newsletter. I use the newsletter to keep you aware of special sales going on, blog contests, etc. I will not abuse the list to spam you all of the time, and I will not share your email address with anyone. Just click here to sign up. You don't have to come back and comment that you joined the mailing list.

*Earn 2 bonus entries: Blog about this giveaway! Then come back here and leave a comment with a link to your blog post.

*Earn 3 bonus entries: Make a purchase from any of the shops featured in theSome of my favorites - May Edition. Again, the shops are:
fivesisters
CountryGirlSpices
bagsbytracy
Come back here and leave a comment with the link to your transaction. You can do this once for each of the featured shops.

*Earn 5 bonus entries: Make a purchase from any of my three shops:
Raevyn77
SimplyRaevyn
PeculiarParchment
Come back here and leave a comment with the link to your transaction.

This contest is open to everyone, you do not have to be in the US to enter. May 31st will be the last day to enter, and I will draw the winner on June 1st.

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This is a big contest, with lots of chances to earn entries. If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to ask me. Good luck everyone!

127 comments:

GeNovena437 said...

I like these:

http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=23995142

paperwhite said...

I love the coral rondelles in five sisters!
http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=24438782

365 Letters said...

I love the 25 Multi Colored Picasso Czech Rondells at fivesisters! http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=24399941

365 Letters said...

And, I think I'd like to try some of the hot, hot, hot salsa from Country Girl Spices: http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=24313438

neko03 said...

fivesisters's Shop
http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=24390126
KawaiiNeko2008 at aol dot com

neko03 said...

CountryGirlSpices's Shop A
http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=24449479
KawaiiNeko2008 at aol dot com

365 Letters said...

Oh, the Custom Grocery Bag at bagsbytracy is great!http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=23793931

neko03 said...

bagsbytracy's Shop
http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=24107837
KawaiiNeko2008 at aol dot com

Salad for Breakfast said...

this is a fun contest!

from five sisters, i like 25 Blue Zircon Brown Speckled Czech Glass Round.

Salad for Breakfast said...

from country girl spices, i like the mango pear chutney.

Salad for Breakfast said...

from bags by tracy, i like the custom grocery bag with LONG handles.

Princess Caitlin said...

Hi Bethany!
Just a little note to say thanks for entering my giveaway! It turned out to be a lot of fun. :D I think I may have to do another one before too long!

Happy Saturday!
CaitiJo

Polka Dot Moon said...

I love fivesisters!! I just bought some beads the other day :)
They have beautiful beads!!!!

Denise

Hypnotransformations said...

I like the greek seasoning and the blackening seasoning at countrygirlspices shop.

you can reach me at my ETSY shop,
www.hypnotransformations.etsy.com

Deborah said...

At fivesisters, I love the Fushia Czech Glass Extra Large Czech Glass Leaves 26x18mm found here: http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=24390126

At CountryGirlSpices, I like the Cranberry Apple Chutney found here: http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=23789498 and

At bagsbytracy, I like the grocery bag with long handles found here: http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=22349000 . asthenight at gmail dot com

malleycc said...

At five sisters I love the fushia leaves

http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=24390126

malleycc said...

I love the Cajan spice mix at Country girl spices.

http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=24498346

malleycc said...

I like the customn messenger bag. from Bags by Tracy.

http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=22577456

Jennifer said...

Boy was that a hard decision! I finally chose according to the colors that I liked the best...25 Multi Colored Picasso Czech Rondells . An awesome array of my favorites!
cspmom at gmail dot com

Jennifer said...

I like the butterfly zippered pouch. I always need these little bags to put thing into.
cspmom at gmail dot com

Jessi Clark-White said...

I just purchased an item from bagsbytracy! http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=23562597

Jessi Clark-White said...

The hot salsa is my fave from countrygirlspices! http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=22433538

Jessi Clark-White said...

These are my favorites at fivesisters! http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=24794570

Jessi Clark-White said...

I just purchased two items from PeculiarParchment :D I was eying these anyway, the givaway points are just the incentive! If you ever want to trade with me for thank-you cards, send me a convo during one of the events :D

http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=24908230
http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=24255604

Jessi Clark-White said...

This is my favorite from bagsbytracy - I have two of her grocery totes and I love them!

http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=24474392

Jen said...

I love the color of these from fivesisters:
http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=24942646
-10oneworld on Etsy

Jen said...

CountryGirlSpices has this:
http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=24497836

Wonderful!
-10oneworld on Etsy

Jen said...

BagabyTracy:
http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=24474392

Adorable fabric choices!!!
-10oneworld

Wehaf said...

This is my favorite item at bagsbytracy: http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=22577456

urchiken at gmail dot com

Wehaf said...

This is my favorite listing from CountrygirlSpices: http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=24497714

urchiken at gmail do com

Wehaf said...

This is my favorite listing from fivesisters: http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=24938401

urchiken at gmail dot com

Kathy Martin Studio said...

I like the Magenta Czech Glass Cubes at Five Sisters.

~Kathy

kathymartinstudio@yahoo.com

Kathy Martin Studio said...

The sea salt http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=24899556

at CountryGirlSpices looks devine!

~Kathy

kathymartinstudio@yahoo.com

Kathy Martin Studio said...

The Beattle Buttons are groovy at bagsbytracy's.

~~Kathy

kathymartinstudio@yahoo.com

Mia said...

great giveaway!!
I like http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=24912938
love the color!!

Mia said...

http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=23973970
Cinnamon Chips -Sounds good:)

Mia said...

http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=24883822
love the fabric!! Cute:)

Mia said...

signed up for your newsletter:)

janil said...

4 Tin Italian Spice Gift Set
by CountryGirlSpices

cal_rubies at yahoo dot es

janil said...

I love custom grocery bag with LONG handles
by bagsbytracy!

cal_rubies at yahoo dot es

janil said...

Suscriber!

cal_rubies at yahoo dot es

Expat Kate said...

Oh I really need the dried lavender!

http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=24497714

But I also need flaxseed to go with it...

http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=24899526

zenagent at yahoo dot com

Expat Kate said...

I adore the 25 Teal Speckled Czech Fire Polished Glass! Wow, that's a mouthful...

http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=24903674

zenagent at yahoo dot com

Expat Kate said...

The Custom Messenger Bag is tres chic! Love it...

http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=22577456


zenagent at yahoo dot com

Abigail said...

My favorite item from the fivesisters shop is the "17x11mm Olivine Czech Glass Extra Large Puffy Rondelle 4pk"

abigail.lee{AT}gmail.com

Abigail said...

My favorite CountryGirlSpice product would HAVE to be cinnamon. I am addicted to cinnamon and love it on almost everything!

abigail.lee{AT}gmail.com

Abigail said...

My favorite bagsbytracy design is the custom messenger bag. Love it!

abigail.lee[at]gmail.com

Lilly said...

I love the Blue/Purple Pear Shaped Hand Cut Glass Teardrop 16x16mm 2pk.

http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=25031900

Lilly said...

Country Girl Spices: Dream Pillow Mixture.

http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=23789517

Lilly said...

Bags by Tracy: grocery bag with LONG handles - Reversible.

http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=22349000

tanya904 said...

I like the Pinkaline Luster Czech Fire Polished Glass @ Five Sisters
http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=24921610

tanyainjville@yahoo.com

tanya904 said...

i would like to try the Salsa,Salsa, Salsa from CountryGirlSpices
http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=22433538

tanyainjville@yahoo.com

tanya904 said...

I like the Reversible grocery bag at BagsbyTracy
http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=24474620
tanyainjville@yahoo.com

LindaGJ said...

Is this where I am suppose to enter this fabuolous contest? If not, let me know! Ok, here's my list:
I joined your mailing list!
I posted about this contest in my blog which is: http://LindaGJones.Blogspot.com
FiveSisters fave:24387917
CountryGirlSpices fave:23973970
bagsbytracy fave:23793931
I purchased an item from:
CountryGirlSpices:http://www.etsy.com/view_transaction.php?transaction_id=16105971
and
PeculiarParchment:http://www.etsy.com/view_transaction.php?transaction_id=16106323
What fun this is and great shops too!!!
Linda:)

Tickleworm said...

This looks great from Countrygirl Spices
http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=22942459
Salt free herb blend!
rachelherzog@bellsouth.net

Tickleworm said...

From Five sisters,
http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=25047547
I love green.
rachelherzog@bellsouth.net

Tickleworm said...

Bags by Tracey, I love this
http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?ref=vl_other_2&listing_id=22577456
Messenger bag!
rachelherzog@bellsouth.net

Spamgirl said...

realitybbq*AT*gmail*DOT*com

My favourite item from fivesisters is the 12 Deep Sapphire Blue Picasso Czech Fire Polished Teardrops 12x8mm.

Thank you!

Spamgirl said...

realitybbq*AT*gmail*DOT*com

My favourite item from CountryGirlSpices is the Greek Seasoning.

Thank you!

Spamgirl said...

realitybbq*AT*gmail*DOT*com

My favourite item from bagsbytracy is the custom grocery bag with LONG handles.

Thank you!

judybrittle said...

From Five Sisters I really loved these
http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=24903539

judybrittle said...

From Country Girl Spice's I would like to try cayenne pepper
http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=23790314

judybrittle said...

From Bags By Tracy this tote bag is really cute
http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=22533417

judybrittle said...

I signed up for your newsletter.

Jennifer said...

I love the color selection of these beeds in the five sisters shop: Assortment of Colors 9x6mm Czech Glass Rondelles. http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=24844399. I love their prices as well!
http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=24844399

Jennifer said...

The grocery bag with LONG handles - Reversible from bagsbytracy looks very convenient to have and use. http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=22349000
cspmom at gmail dot com

Jennifer said...

I subscribe to your newsletter.
cspmom at gmail dot com

Sherry said...

hehe just able to find the post comment button :)

Sherry said...

I like 12 Fushia Czech Glass Rosebuds 8mm

http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=25020684

Sherry said...

I have not try this Allspice before http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=22327282

Sherry said...

I like this custom coupon holder is very useful http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=22844749

Sherry said...

I blogged http://iluvcontest.blogspot.com/2009/05/blog-giveaway-for-maysimply-raevy.html

MissBling said...

From fivesisters, I love the Mint Opal Squared Czech Glass Teardrops:
http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=25047547

MissBling said...

From CountryGirlSpices, I would choose the 6 Bags of Spices, to try a bit of everything!
http://www.etsy.com/shop.php?user_id=7050266&section_id=6000305

MissBling said...

From bagsbytracy I would love to have the custom messenger bag!
http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=22577456

Aik said...

Favourite from fivesisters's shop:

25 Pinkaline Luster Czech Fire Polished Glass 8mm
http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=24889479

aikychien@yahoo.com

Aik said...

I love the Whole Anise Pods from Country Girl Spices.

http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=24532847

aikychien@yahoo.com

Aik said...

My favourite item from bagsbytracy's Shop is custom grocery bag with LONG handles.

http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=23793931

aikychien@yahoo.com

The Giveaway Diva said...

i love these from five sisters:

25 Opaque Green Turquoise Colored Czech Glass Rondelles 5x3mm

The Giveaway Diva said...

mm yum i love this from country girl
Mango Pear Chutney

The Giveaway Diva said...

from bags by tracey i love custom grocery bag with LONG handles

Nathalie Brault said...

I love the turquoise czech glass cube from The Five Sisters shop

lagrande2tall4u@hotmail.com

Nathalie Brault said...

I love the cumin powder from The country Girl Spice shop

lagrande2tall4u@hotmail.com

Nathalie Brault said...

I love the beatles button set from Bags by Tracy

lagrande2tall4u@hotmail.com

babalisme said...

My fave from fivesisters is this one 12 Opaque Champagne Luster Czech Fire Polished 8mm
http://www.etsy.com/shop.php?user_id=5938662&section_id=5499831

babalisme said...

From countrygirlspice I love Salsa,hot,hot,hot,salsa!! http://www.etsy.com/shop.php?user_id=7050266

babalisme said...

I love reversible bag from bagsbytracy http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?ref=vl_other_1&listing_id=24474392

Cheryl F. (The Lucky Ladybug) said...

My favorite item from fivesisters is 25 Multi Colored Picasso Czech Rondells 4x6mm :) *Thanks* for the giveaway!
blog[at]theluckyladybug[dot]org

Cheryl F. (The Lucky Ladybug) said...

My favorite item from CountryGirlSpices is Salsa, salsa, salsa :)
blog[at]theluckyladybug[dot]org

Cheryl F. (The Lucky Ladybug) said...

My favorite item from bagsbytracy is the grocery bag with LONG handles - Reversible :)
blog[at]theluckyladybug[dot]org

Cheryl F. (The Lucky Ladybug) said...

I blogged about the giveaway :
http://theluckyladybug.org/2009/05/531-simply-raevyn-giveaway/
blog[at]theluckyladybug[dot]org

Janette said...

I love the opague Coral beads from fivesisters
I love the barbeque rub set from countrygirlspices
and I think the little purse from bagsbytracy is so cute.
Thanks for the chance to win!

Ľubaša said...

I like Shades of Green Puffed Coin Czech Glass 10mm Full Strand from fivesisters. Thanks.

Ľubaša said...

My fav in bags by Tracy is custom messenger bag. Thanks.

Shanda said...

From Five Sisters I like the matte gold rounds!
shan_da(at)hotmail(dot)com

Shanda said...

The Steak Rub from Country Girls Spices is my favorite!
shan_da(at)hotmail(dot)com

Shanda said...

I like the Little Purse from Bags by Tracy!
shan_da(at)hotmail(dot)com

Carapace said...

Wow, what a great bunch of prizes! YOu're crazy generous! My favorite from Country Girl Spices is the mustard seed- especially the brown mustard seed!

Carapace said...

From Bags by Tracy I like the custom grocery bag with LONG handles!

Carapace said...

And these teardrop beads from fivesisters:
http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=25429475

And of course I'm signing up for your newsletter!

carapacenator(at)gmail.com

remarker said...

Opaque Red Squared Teardrops from Five Sisters - very unusual shape

remarker said...

From Country Girls I'd like to try their spice blends - starting with Garam Masala

remarker said...

From bagsbytracey I would choose the custom coupon holder since I am trying hard to remember to bring my carefully collected coupons to the store

remarker said...

From bagsbytracey I would choose the custom coupon holder since I am trying hard to remember to bring my carefully collected coupons to the store

Kyndra said...

http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=25466583

fivesisters- Jonquil Picasso Rondelles. What an interesting color!

themeimlookingfor at yahoo dot com

Kyndra said...

http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=24499792

From CountrySpiceGirl I love to use whole cinnamon sticks to make wassel, but they are so expensive at the store. this country girl has good prices.

themeimlookingfor at yahoo dot com

Kyndra said...

http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=24429566

I like this bagsbytracy set of peace pins! there are 5 in the set, so you can spread the word!

themeimlookingfor at yahoo dot com

JenniferB said...

five sisters- I like the opaque rose/gold flat square beads

JenniferB said...

country girl spices- I like the dream pillow mixtures

JenniferB said...

bags by tracy- I like custom grocery bag with long handles

JenniferB said...

signed up for newsletter

JenniferB said...

blogged on my site
http://mynotsohurriedlife.blogspot.com/2009/05/contests-ending-in-may.html

JenniferB said...

blogged on my site 2nd entry
http://mynotsohurriedlife.blogspot.com/2009/05/contests-ending-in-may.html

glassredefined said...

Hi Raevyn! Great Blog and contest!!

I just made a few purchases from fivesisters:)
Opal Peridots and Mint Opals
Cant wait to get them!
I would still love these!
http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=25749221

Visited BagsbyTracy and just love this!
http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=25523438

Last trade event I got a ton of stuff from countrygirl! But my husband would still love to have her rib rub!

http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=25553802

Raevyn these are my fav. of yours!
http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=24528417

And seriously from your peculiarparchment shop I love my thank you cards so much, when they run out I will need more! They will now be a permanent insert for my etsy sales pachaging!! Thanks so much!

Ladytink_534 said...

Neat giveaway. My favorite item from the fivesisters shop is the Shades of Green Puffed Coin Czech Glass and the Light Sapphire Picasso Teardrops.

Ladytink_534(at)yahoo(dot)com

Ladytink_534 said...

My favorite item from the CountryGirlSpices shop is the Rub those Ribs spice.
Ladytink_534(at)yahoo(dot)com

Ladytink_534 said...

My favorite item from the bagsbytracy shop is the reversable Grocery Bag.
Ladytink_534(at)yahoo(dot)com

PurrPrints said...

my fave from fivesisters is the puffed green glass http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?ref=vl_other_2&listing_id=25749228

PurrPrints said...

my fave from countrygirl is the raspberry leaves http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=25604631

PurrPrints said...

my fave from tracy is the fork and spoon pouch http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=24107837

Oceanside Creations said...

From five sisters I like the topaz rondelles.

Oceanside Creations said...

The cranberry apple chutney looks great from Country Girl Spices

Oceanside Creations said...

I love bagsbytracy's grocery bags. Great fabrics.

Art You Dream About said...

I love spices, so my favorite item that countrygirlspices sells is the gift basket.

rebeccastar at gmail dot com

Naddez said...

I love the Cinnimon Luster Fire Polished 12mm from fivesisters.
sam94son05@sbcglobal.net

Naddez said...

The Gourmet Spice Tin Gift Basket is my fave from CountryGirlSpices.
sam94son05@sbcglobal.net

Naddez said...

I love the custom messenger bag from Bags by Tracy.
sam94son05@sbcglobal.net