Friday, June 25, 2010

Garden Party Giveaways Updates and Winners!

Wow! I am so tickled!!! There are 43 entries at the garden party, lots of sweet comments, some new friends and some prize winners! Who could ask for more?!?! Thank you to all who have linked up your ideas! I’ll be by to see them all up close…I’ve seen a few already. There are some very inspiring ideas!!

A very,very special “THANK-YOU!!! to my giveaway sponsors!! First to CSN stores, and Barb’s Heartstrokes Etsy shop. Their giveaways are closed. Barb has some exciting news, she’s started her bog! So take a minute and go  by and encourage a new blogger! 

Thank you also to Christy of Embellished Bayou and Ann of Make the Best of Things! Their giveaways for this adorable frame:


and this  cute, hand-painted garden sign

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are  open until tomorrow night!!

You still have time to go by Garden Party Day 2 with MORE Giveaways! and Garden Party Friday Finale with More Giveaways!! to enter!!!

A very special thank you also to Miss Jenny of Miss Jenny’s Soap for sponsoring the “Thank you for linking up” soap giveaway!!

If you let others now of my party on your blog, etc., PLEASE tell me so HERE. I will do a drawing from those comments for a goodie package from me! Thank you to all of you for helping to make this party a success!

The Final Friday giveaway has been postponed until next Friday!! I think we all need a little time to catch our breath! :-)

So now for the news you’ve all been waiting for….the WINNERS!

The first giveaway was the $40 CSN gift certificate. Using and the numbers 1-24 from the comments left, the winner is: #12!!

Carolyn @ My Backyard Eden said...

Hi Sharon,
Thanks so much for inviting me to your Garden Party! Your button worked out fine for me!
If I won, I'd probably get some new outdoor pillows for my deck.
Thanks and have a great week!

Congratulations Carolyn! It looks like you’ll be getting some pillows for your deck!

Next is the “Thank you” gift from Miss Jenny’s soaps, for linking up! There were 43 entries and gave me the number 27, which belongs to “Dogsmom”. She shared some of her yard art with us! Congrats Dogsmom!! Please visit

and let me know which basic soap you would like!

And last, but not least is the winner of Barb’s Heartsrokes painting:


Using the numbers 1-12, gave me….5 and the fifth comment was from Sue Ann!

slommler said...

Glacier Men and Merry them both. In fact, love all of her work!!!

Well, SueAnn I’m glad you love Barb’s work, she is very talented and  you now own a Barb’s HeartStrokes original!

The other three winners will be announced tomorrow night!  

Thank you again to EVERYONE who was a part of my first garden party!!! You are all awesome!

I’m thinking of doing a “FAll Festival” in the fall, featuring fall ideas and projects, with some givewayas of course! :-) What do you think?

I’m tired, but it’s been fun, and at least there aren’t any dishes or vacuming to do! LOL

Good Night!



  1. Wow!! I am a winner?? And I am so excited!! Can't wait to see this piece in person. It is so lovely! Thanks to Barb and thanks to you Sharon!

  2. Congrats to the winners! Be blessed. Cindy

  3. Congrats to all the winners .. have a great weekend!

  4. This is exciting. Thank you so much.
    I will be working on a display project for fall.
    (Easy since I love oranges and browns.)


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