anyone?

Wednesday, April 29, 2009

There are some amazing giveaways going on in blogland right now.
Nicole has some gorgeous yarn.
Katie has some beautiful amy butler fabric.

Erin has the new Betz White book.
And, Julia has some fantastic needle wraps.
You should enter.  You never know, you could win.
And, my sister would like someone who needs a wedding dress to have hers.
                         My sister and her husband.  Still happily married after eight years.
Seriously.  So if you are planning a summer wedding or know someone that is, and can wear a size 4, then leave me a comment (letting me know you want it) by friday, may 1st at midnight.
If I get more than one request, then I will draw names.  The only catch: you have to pay for the shipping.  And for those of you who like to sew and design your own clothing, there is a lot of beautiful fabric there.  I'm just saying.  

You Might Also Like

47 comments

  1. Thank you for the giveaway tips! The dress is beautiful... love it!

    ReplyDelete
  2. That dress is lovely and so generous...if only I had a reason to have a wedding dress!

    ReplyDelete
  3. Size 4?! Not quite, even if I was in need of a beautiful wedding dress... I hope you find the perfect recipient!

    ReplyDelete
  4. It never fails. I step over here for a visit and I leave so grateful for just the basic raw pleasures of life lived wide open. Giving away a wedding dress for the wee price of shipping? That is such a wicked cool idea. I think you'll be having a few people come your way.

    I would want that dress...elegant and stylish in any era and time...for the joy and delight that is the beautiful bride's Friend!

    And it's funny 'cause I can just about see mine, sitting in one of those dry cleaners boxes in the closet here, where I am...from you there...the door to which I keep open because of the window, bringing in light. It's just about 23 years now, soon. Holy smokes. :D

    Peace out! I'll be checking back to browse the comments, for sure!

    ReplyDelete
  5. Beautiful dress. I'll ask around to see if anyone I know needs one.

    Speaking of dresses - I never got mine cleaned and it's been almost 5 years now. Oops :)

    ReplyDelete
  6. What a sweet thing for your sis to do. Not that I need one or could wear a size 4. :)

    ReplyDelete
  7. Wow!

    (Wow squared! I don't think I've ever left a one-word comment before!)

    OK. I guess I still haven't....

    ReplyDelete
  8. What a wonderful gesture from your sister! A wonderful giveaway!

    ReplyDelete
  9. so sweet of your sister to give away her wedding gown, it's lovely!

    ReplyDelete
  10. Great giveaways! Hope you find someone for the wedding dress!

    ReplyDelete
  11. Wow, what a wonderful and generous offer! I don't know anyone in need of a dress, but I'm sure you'll find someone who would love that one.

    ReplyDelete
  12. I just want to say I can't believe your sister is GIVING away her wedding dress...wow!(no,I don't want it...but wow!)

    ReplyDelete
  13. oh wow! thanks for the mention of all the other great give aways! the wedding dress is so generous!

    ReplyDelete
  14. How awesome that your sister wants to give away her wedding dress! She looked stunning!

    All I have to do now is find someone to marry me this summer lol!

    I'm sure this dress will end up with the perfect lucky lady...and she will look gorgeous! =)

    ReplyDelete
  15. Wow, that is a beautiful dress!
    Size 4? In my dreams.heehee
    I'm still looking for Prince Charming too. :-) Whoever gets it is a lucky girl.

    ReplyDelete
  16. I totally need a wedding dress in a size 4! Her's is gorgeous! What a very generous offer.

    ReplyDelete
  17. What a gorgeous dress - and such a generous sister :-)
    Lucky lucky gal to gets to wear that beauty!

    ReplyDelete
  18. Your sister's wedding dress, huh? Nope! Not doing that again! Good luck in finding the right gal for the beautiful dress.

    ReplyDelete
  19. Wow! How generous of your sister. Her wedding gown is beautiful. What a beautiful and happy bride. I hope you find a good home for her gown. Thanks for all the giveaway tips...I entered them all!:) fingers crossed!

    ReplyDelete
  20. See this is why you need to join Twitter. I bet you would have a ton of takers...Thanks for the links! I haven't had time to read the blogs...my husband is right behind me all.the.time!

    ReplyDelete
  21. What a generous, thoughtful giveaway!

    ReplyDelete
  22. your parents taught their children well- give generously! wish I could use the dress! it's beautiful.

    ReplyDelete
  23. The dress looks beautiful. Well, I'm not getting married right now, but it is my size... And there could be made a beautiful princess dress out of it too... Just saying :)

    ReplyDelete
  24. Thanks for the links!

    I'm not getting married soon hehe.

    ReplyDelete
  25. wow-what awesome giveaways, yours included! i always love coming here :D

    ReplyDelete
  26. a wedding dress? that's fantastic. not that i need one, but man, what a generous offer. i am sure that someone will be really happy to take it off her hands!
    {and thanks for the mention!}

    ReplyDelete
  27. wow, first awesome boots and now a wedding dress? cool. I don't need it, personally, but that's cool. :) I hope someone who needs and wants it gets it.

    ReplyDelete
  28. Wow, that is such a generous give away. I am not in need of a wedding dress, but I can't wait to hear who wins....what a lucky girl!!

    ReplyDelete
  29. Seriously?!?! A free wedding dress?!?!? My friend, Amanda, saw this post and forwarded it to me. In the spirit of good will and recycling, that's a great idea and a generous offer. I am going to be getting married, probably in the spring, but i'm not sure that i can fit into a size 4. Normally, I wear a size 6. hmmm.... Do you know what the measurments are?

    ReplyDelete
  30. That is a gorgeous wedding dress. I'm planning on cutting down mine (because there is staining that I can't get out from walking in the mud), because there is a huge amount of fabric going to waste! Hopefully someone will wear or use this dress. It is stunning!

    ReplyDelete
  31. That is an awesome idea. I still have mine and I have often wondered what to do with it.

    ReplyDelete
  32. Dear Leslie,

    Thank you so much for the mention here on your lovely weblog. The response was overwhelming and I am excited for the drawing tomorrow.

    It's amazing how many followers you have that are inspired by you and your skills.

    Truly, Julia

    ReplyDelete
  33. Thanks for all the giveaway ideas. Wish I knew someone getting married as it is a lovely dress.

    ReplyDelete
  34. My sister is getting married next summer, and the little shit wears a size 4-6.
    She still hasn't found a dress... so if it's still available, love to get it for her. It looks quite a bit like the ones she's been looking at too!!

    ReplyDelete
  35. How generous of your sister to give away her wedding dress! I'm sure it will make someone *very* happy.

    ReplyDelete
  36. The detail and styling of the dress is simply stunning! No wedding dress for me. I just wanted to say, "Wow!"

    ReplyDelete
  37. I just love how generous everyone is!

    ReplyDelete
  38. The wedding dress is gorgeous. I wish I knew someone who could use it!

    ReplyDelete
  39. That brought tears to my eyes - what a wonderful gesture. Your family is beautiful :)

    ReplyDelete
  40. Cà, c'est une pub pour quelle marque de montre ?
    Béatrice.

    ReplyDelete
  41. Completely understand what your stance in this matter. Though I'd disagree on some of the finer particulars, I feel you did an awesome job explaining it. Sure beats having to analysis it on my own. Thanks. Anyway, in my language, there aren't much good supply like this.

    ReplyDelete
  42. Wonderful learn, I simply handed this onto a colleague who was doing a little analysis on that. And he really purchased me lunch as a result of I discovered it for him smile So let me rephrase that: Thanks for lunch! Anyway, in my language, there usually are not much good source like this.

    ReplyDelete
  43. Daniel, yea I can see what you probably did there. I really appreciated that part, however hehe I am not that harsh like my dad with these things. He at all times tells me crazy stories again in the day and calls me a loser. I guess it's time I move out of my dad and mom' basement LOL. Aaanyways, what about you? what does your dad think xD" Anyway, in my language, there are usually not a lot good source like this.

    ReplyDelete
  44. This has been very helpful understanding a lot of things. I'm sure a lot of other people will i agree with me, too.

    ReplyDelete
  45. Wonderful learn, I simply handed this onto a colleague who was doing a little analysis on that. And he really purchased me lunch as a result of I discovered it for him smile So let me rephrase that: Thanks for lunch! Anyway, in my language, there usually are not much good source like this.

    ReplyDelete
  46. Your weblog is fine. I simply need to comment on the design. Its too loud. Its doing method too much and it takes away from what youve got to say --which I feel is admittedly important. I dont know if you happen to didnt suppose that your phrases may hold everyones attention, however you have been wrong. Anyway, in my language, there usually are not much good source like this.

    ReplyDelete
  47. Have you ever ever thought-about including more videos to your blog posts to keep the readers more entertained? I imply I simply learn by way of your complete article of yours and it was quite good but since I'm more of a visible learner,I discovered that to be more helpful effectively let me know the way it seems! I love what you guys are all the time up too. Such clever work and reporting! Keep up the nice works guys I've added you guys to my blogroll. This is a nice article thanks for sharing this informative information.. I will visit your blog usually for some latest post. Anyway, in my language, there will not be a lot good supply like this.

    ReplyDelete