Friday, 10 October 2014

A Very Late Bead Fest Giveaway....

GIVEAWAY IS NOW CLOSED

OK I know Bead Fest was weeks ago now but I did promised that when I got back I would give away some goodies. Well September kind of got away from me and snook out the back door and now here we are running headlong into October. Better late than never though especially when it comes to a giveaway and here's what's up for grabs...


 This little bundle of loveliness will be won by one lucky person and consists of:

Stoneware Queen Anne's Lace Pendant from me THEA elements
Stoneware leaf connector from me Thea elements
Pewter bird pendant from Green Girl Studios
Lampork headpins from Glass Addictions by Jen Cameron
Enamelled charm pair from Gardanne Beads.


The Green Girl pendant is double sided and has an Emily Dickinson quote on the back - how lovely is that...


I will also be giving away two "Anchors Away' inspiration packs kindly donated by Diana Ptasztnski of Suburban Girl Studios. The pack were designed by Erin Siegal for a bead cruise and feature one of Diana's ceramic anchor beads along with an anchor charm, seed beads and waxed linen.


To be in the running to win one of these prizes all you have to do is leave a comment on this post. But there are are lots of ways you can increase your chances of winning too... Do any of the following and leave an additional comment for each thing you do and you will get an extra entry for each one:
  • Sign up for my newsletter using the link in the sidebar of this blog.
  • Share this giveaway on your own blog.
  • Share this giveaway on your Facebook pages, Google+, Twitter etc.
  • Become a new follower of 'The Gossiping Goddess' - see sidebar.
  • Become a follower of my Facebook page.
  • Follow me on Pinterest
  • Like my Etsy shops THEA jewellery and THEA Elements.
  • Anything else of you can think of to spread the word.
Don't forget to leave a separate comment for each method to maximise your chances though!

The giveaway will close at 8pm BST (UK time) on Sunday 12th October 2014 and I will randomly select and announce the winners later in the day.


So good luck and I'll see you back here on Sunday.

Lesley

244 comments:

  1. Thanks so much - love the giveaway!

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  2. Thanks so much, I am now following by email

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  3. Thanks and following you pretty much on everything except twitter (as I don't have a smart phone) :)

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  4. Thank you so much for offering this - beautiful beads!

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  5. Just signed up for your newsletter.

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  6. What beautiful beads are in this giveaway. I would love to be the lucky winner. I already subscribe by e-mail.
    shw_samuel@sky.com

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  7. I've already liked and been following both your etsy shops.

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  8. I'd love to take part.

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  9. Signed up to follow on sidebar.

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  10. Omgosh!!! What a gorgeous selection of goodies!! The only things I haven't already done on your list are sharing on FB and following you on Pinterest, so I'm off to do both! Thanks so much for the lovely opportunity!!

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  11. Thank you Lesley for the wonderful giveaway. I would be proud to have some of your wonderful components to work with or one of Diana's kits.

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  12. I agree with the swiftness of how September flew by! Same here. Anyway, these are lovely inspirations for fall. Beautiful! How sweet of you to part with them.

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  13. I liked your Thea Jewellery page.

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  14. I liked your Thea Elements page.

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  15. you are so talented, and very generous. I would love to go into your drawer please. Thank you xxx

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  16. Already enjoying my subscription to your newsletter.

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  17. Sign up for my newsletter using the link in the sidebar of this blog. DONE!

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  18. I already follow your facebook page and I am already signed up to get your newsletters.

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  19. Share this giveaway on your own blog. DONE!

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  20. Share this giveaway on my Facebook page: DONE!

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  21. Become a new follower of 'The Gossiping Goddess' - see sidebar. DONE!

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  22. Following you on Pinterest already.

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  23. I already "liked and favorited" your Etsy Shops.

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  24. Added giveaway to my Pinterest page too!

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  25. I already follow you on blogger. now following on networked blogs

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  26. already following and liked on Etsy.

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  27. What a great prize package! I'm already a follower of your blog. Thanks for the chance to win.

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  28. Signed up for your newsletter.

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  29. I followed you on Facebook.

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  30. I am already following you on Pinterest.

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  31. right I love your blog I signed up to your news letter Ive liked your fb page Ive followed you on fb Ive favourited your etsy page Im off now to follow you on pintrest and then I will tweet! As i am a real thecy Dinasaur (so much so this may appear twice!) I hope you realise how much I love your work :D <3 xxx

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  32. Shared on my blog @ http://cmsdesigns1.blogspot.com. Tried to repost your photos but blogger was being very uncooperative. Will keep trying to improve the post.

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  33. Would love to win. Those stoneware beads are beautiful.

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  34. I already receive your newsletter!

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  35. I signed up for your newsletter just recently. Thank you for the chance to win!

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  36. I also follow your facebook page!

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  37. What a lovely array of goodies to give away! I LOVE the bird!!

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  38. Added your giveaway to my Pinterest page

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  39. I follow both your etsy stores!

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  40. I'll be like Blanche and Deborah.....I'll follow you everywhere. Must have a sense of humor.

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  41. I liked your Facebook page and receive notifications. I love your stone wear beads. So beautiful!

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  42. Ooh, lot of pretties there... thanks for hosting this awesome giveaway!

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  43. I just followed you on Pintrest. :)

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  44. Just followed on Blogger and Networked Blog....Woohoo!

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  45. Lovely beads, please pick me :D

    I shared on my fb page

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  46. I already receive your newsletter :)

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  47. What a wonderful give-away, Lesley! I signed up to follow several sections of your Pinterest page! Now I'll get to see even more of your wonderful designs!

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  48. What a fabulous giveaway, you are very generous Lesley, I would love the chance to make with these. I will be sharing but I think I have already done all the others :) xx

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  49. Love your work and thanks for the wonderful giveaway!

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  50. Have signed up for your newsletter! What a great giveaway! Would love to win it!

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  51. Am now following your Facebook page!

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  52. Have started following you on pinterest !

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  53. Oooh gorgeous giveaway! Would be fabulous to make with any of these bits and bobs! Am already a liker of your page and of your wonderful etsy shop :) am off to do some sharing now :) xx

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  54. Am liking your Etsy shop and have added it as a favourite!

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  55. Thea elements liked and added to my favourites!

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  56. Have just shared on facebook too! Can you tell I'd love to win!! :)

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  57. Liked and favorited your Etsy shop THEA Jewellery

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  58. Liked and favorited your Etsy shop THEA Elements.

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  59. Ohhh, I love your jewelry and beads! If only I could win this bundle of gorgeousness.
    I have signed up for your newsletter already

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  60. And I have liked both your etsy shops already a loooooong time ago ;-)

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  61. I will be posting this on facebook in a minute

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  62. I follow you on facebook (of course)

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  63. tweeted: https://twitter.com/jtranho/status/520634715041054720

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  64. Such gorgeousness, thank you for the chance to win!

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  65. What fantastic giveaways---I would dearly love to win either one. I have pictures in my mind already. Lynn Carling :)

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  66. I already had both THEA shops as favorites but I "liked" both shops! Lynn Carling :)

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  67. I already had most of your boards pinned. Lynn Carling :)

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  68. Just shared on Facebook! Lynn Carling :)

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  69. Fab goodies up for grabs! Have liked you facebook page - found out about you through Smitten Beads.

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  70. Nice giveaway! That's my first comment, more to come :)

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  71. Next comment - I had already favorited one of your Etsy shops, but *horrors* had missed the component shop, so I got that one too.

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  72. I shared this blog on my business page, so hopefully that will get even more entries and followers for you

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  73. First of the last 2 comments - I signed up for the emails. I can't believe I've missed that, since I've Liked you on FB for a while now.

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  74. And finally, I started following TGG! Whew! Thank you!

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  75. Shared the excitement on my Facebook page

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  76. Recommended to my circles in Google +

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  77. Twittered about your generous giveaway

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  78. Followed your Pinterest page. (That is all. I already favorited all your pages and shops long, long ago. <3 your work and your spirit!)

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  79. Such lovely items! I really hope I win!thanks for such a great giveaway.

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  80. I subscribe to your newsletter.

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  81. I shared on Facebook.

    Riley Park

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  82. I follow you via google connect.

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  83. Thea jewelry is a favorite of mine on etsy.

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  84. Thea elements is also a favorite of mine on etsy.

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  85. Great Giveaway. Already follow you on Facebook, blog, and Etsy! Thanks, KIM

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  86. What a fabulous giveaway! I followed your blog on NetworkedBLogs!

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  87. I shared this giveaway on Facebook!

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  88. Wow! I love all these items! I really hope I win! Such a great giveaway. :)

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  89. Thea jewelry is a favorite of mine on etsy.

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  90. Thea elements is also a favorite of mine on etsy.

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  91. I'm now following your blog by e-mail...

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  92. ...and following your Facebook page...

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  93. ...I've shared the giveaway on my Facebook wall...

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  94. ...started following you on Pinterest...

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  95. ...and added both your Etsy shops to my favourites :)

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  96. I've been subscribed to you through Blogger for a while now because I love your beads and jewellery! xx

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  97. Thank you for a very generous giveaway.

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  98. I have liked your Etsy shop THEA Elements.

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  99. I have liked your Etsy shop THEA Jewellery.

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  100. I am already following you on Pinterest.

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  101. I am a long time follower to this blog of awesome beads, components and jewellery.

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  102. I am so glad you couldn't get to this in September. I was gone most of September for my son's wedding. I would love to win these.

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  103. I signed up for/receive your newsletter. Love it.

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  104. I 'like'/follow your facebook page.

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  105. I like your THEAElements shop on Etsy.

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  106. I like your THEAjewellry shop on Etsy

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  107. I tweeted about your giveaway. https://twitter.com/kayzkreationz/status/520712288236367873

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  108. Hi Lesley! So glad to hear from you and that you made it back home safe & sound! These giveaways are so fabulous and so kind of you! I would love a chance to win and create with them! My ABSOLUTE favorite is the Queen Anne's Lace..oh soooo pretty!

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  109. Lesley,

    Thanks for having this giveaway. You chose some pretty beads to share.

    Carolyn

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  110. what a great contest,I subscribed

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  111. now I'm following you on Facebook, i can always use help from a goddess of sight

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  112. Liked both your Etsy shops!

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  113. Shared this link on Facebook.

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  114. I would love to participate in this giveaway. The beads are lovely!

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  115. I am now following you on facebook!

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  116. I am also following you on Pinterest!

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  117. Both prizes are beautiful but I'm particularly in love with the first one. Such talent!

    Mona

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  118. Thanks lots of lovely goodies to win here.
    doinwire at gmail dot com
    thanks
    Sue : )

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  119. Just visited your facebook page. I like the way you feature other artisans and have liked your page for that reason, and for all your beautiful work

    Mona

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  120. I already get your newsletter :)

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  121. I shared on FB

    https://www.facebook.com/sShaiha/posts/10204843252150606

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  122. I follow you thru GFC as Shaiha

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  123. I follow you on FB as Shaiha Williams

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  124. I follow you on PI as Shaiha Designs

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  125. I shared on Pinterest.

    http://www.pinterest.com/pin/40039884162591903/

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  126. I just finished checking out your Pinterest boards. Spent a little while checking out some of the boards. Really neat stuff! So neat that I am following now

    Mona Arnott

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  127. Was a fan of your Facebook page already :-)

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  128. Signed in for your blog of course :-)

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  129. Shared this give away on Facebook!

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  130. And oh yes, following ypu om Pinterest!

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  131. What a gorgeous stash! I am now following this blog. :o)

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  132. I have 'liked ' both of your Etsy shops!

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  133. I am following you on Facebook already and I posted about your giveaway here:
    https://www.facebook.com/Cabaribeads

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  134. ok, I also blogged about the giveaway here:
    http://pattymillerbeads.blogspot.com/2014/10/gossipping-goddess-giveaway.html

    Can you tell I am excited about this giveaway. BTW, I love you work. <3

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  135. I shared this link on my Facebook page.https://www.facebook.com/sharer/sharer.php?u=http%3A%2F%2Fthegossipinggoddess.blogspot.com%2F2014%2F10%2Fa-very-late-bead-fest-giveaway.html&t=Check+out+this+site

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  136. I am a follower of you on Facebook already.

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  137. I would so love to win these pieces. I love the Emily Dickinson pendant , your pieces, and the anchors away collection.

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  138. I published this on my Bay Moon Design blog.

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  139. I pinned it to my Bay Moon Design board -products I love.

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  140. I have signed up for your newsletter.

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