Sunday, April 4, 2010

HandmadeMN Giveaway - Trigo

Congratulations to our latest giveaway winner! Thanks to all who entered and we wish you good luck with this week's giveaway!

Today we bring you this supercool upcycled Monster wristlet from Renae of Trigo!



This cute little monster is just waiting to be the keeper of your little necessities...keys, coins, even your check book! Renae made him out of a large upholstery swatch. He has stacked buttons for eyes and a recycled zipper for a mouth. He also has a vinyl strap that is lined with felt. He has a little felt tongue, but don't worry, it won't get stuck in his teeth. He measures 7.5"x5" (19cm x 12.7cm) his strap is 6" (15.3cm).

How to Enter:
Visit Renae's shop, pick your favorite item and leave a comment on this post about it. (Scroll to bottom of post and click on Comments, or just click here.)

Open to US and international residents!

Please make sure we have a way to contact you!

For Bonus Entries:
Please leave each in a separate comment, as each comment is an entry (To qualify for extra entries you must do step one above).

1. Visit other HandmadeMN team members shops (listed in the sidebar here) and leave a comment(s) here with your favorite pieces.

2. Blog about this giveaway with a visible link back to this posting and comment here with a link to your post.

3. Tweet about this giveaway and leave a comment(s) with a link to your tweet(s).

4. Follow our blog (you want to do this anyway to learn about upcoming giveaways!). Leave a comment here letting us know you are a follower. If you are already a follower, leave a comment anyway, as each comment is an entry.

5. Follow HandmadeMN on Twitter. Comment back here with your Twitter link. Existing followers just leave your Twitter link here.

6. Become a HandmadeMN Facebook Fan. Comment back here with your Facebook name. Existing fans just leave your Facebook name here.

7. Follow Renae on Facebook. Comment back here with your Facebook name. Existing fans just leave your Facebook name here.

Contest ends Saturday, April 17, at 12:00 noon Central. One winner will be chosen by Random.org.

Good luck!

HandmadeMN members are not eligible to win.

196 comments:

fisiwoman said...

Enter me please! My favorite item is: http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=42120756

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fisiwoman said...

Following via google (fisiwoman)

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fisiwoman said...

Following Renae on Facebook (Ana Belén R M)

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fisiwoman said...

I'm a HandmadeMN Facebook Fan (Ana Belén R M)

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fisiwoman said...

Following HandmadeMN on Twitter (@fisiwoman)

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slb3334 said...

I like the hand crafted butterfly messenger bag

michelle said...

I like this item http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=38878325.

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caity said...

I love the eyeball pin cushion.

rainmommy said...

I just fell in love with the Hand Embroidered Messenger Bag- Girl with her cat. I would love to also have many of the one eyed monstor coin purses or the pirate one.
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rainmommy said...

I love the soap from the monthly handmade challange winner
especially the Aphrodite, Goddess of Love, handmade soap - Amber, Rose, and Ylang Ylang sounds like heaven
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rainmommy said...

Tweet!
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rainmommy said...

I follow you on twitter
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rainmommy said...

I am a follower
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rainmommy said...

I am your facebook fan
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rainmommy said...

I am ranaes fb fan
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Lim said...

The eyeball pincushion. I see the tomato one all over the place, but love love LOVE the eye!

Van said...

Love the Obsessive Compulsive Racoon Bag.

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julia said...

Omg I love these monster pouches so much! I would be happy with any of them, but especially like the ones made of heavy textured fabrics, like Pebbles and Penny. So cute! What an awesome use of materials.

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Victoria said...

This is my favorite http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=42710640

enter me please

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Victoria said...

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Victoria said...

I follow your blog via google

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Victoria said...

I follow you on twitter http://twitter.com/invictoria


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Victoria said...

I Follow Renae on Facebook as Victoria Rom

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Victoria said...

I'm a HandmadeMN Facebook Fan as Victoria Rom

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Catalina153 said...

I love the eyeball pin cushion! Genius!

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Nupur said...

I adore the Hand Embroidered Messenger Bag- Girl with her cat, very cute and neat embroidery!

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AM said...

I love patches! He's so cute. My other favorites are these:

http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=38878325

http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=41698731

http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=38779829

And patches! ( http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=40302393 )

These bags are wicked cute.

Thanks for the giveaway and good luck to everyone! =)

(email in blogger profile)

BEadECLECTIC said...

My favorite item is the Patches the Recycled Monster Coin Purse. Super cute!

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BEadECLECTIC said...

I follow your blog!

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Jingle said...

I am following Renee on Facebook! (Jennifer Ingle/Just Jingle)

Jingle said...

I love the red coin pouch with the white cross-hatch! So cute! jinglesells at gmail dot com

MamaTink said...

I love Pebbles the pocket change holder! So cute!

jennem said...

Public follower as jennem.
Jennifer, jennem22 at yahoo dot com

jennem said...

I like the blue cow messenger bag!

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Samy said...

I love Pebbles the Recycled Monster Coin Purse!

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Samy said...

I like the Leather Electronics Keeper from eyesoftime!

Samy said...

I follow HandmadeMN on Twitter. http://www.twitter.com/PSVintage

Samy said...

I am following your blog!

Samy said...

I follow Renae on Facebook. My username is Princess Samy

Samy said...

I became a HandmadeMN Facebook Fan. My username is Princess Samy

Candace said...

that embroidered bag is adorable!!
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Lily said...

I love Pebbles the Recycled Monster Coin Purse!

Lily said...

I follow you on twitter, username slowclublover.

Lily said...

I tweeted: http://twitter.com/slowclublover/status/11645667432

Lily said...

I love the unlocked antique brass charms and crystals necklace from athenaslittleowl.

Anonymous said...

I like the adorable Obsessive Compulsive Racoon Bag

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Shelby said...

These are so cute! I love the red and white recycled monster coin purse!

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Atypical Girl said...

I really like Patches the Monster Wristlet. :)

Amy
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Annie said...

I am a HandmadeMN Facebook Fan (Annie Milner)

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Gabriella said...

Following HandmadeMN on Twitter (@ellaetc)

Annie said...

The Blue Cow Messenger Bag is adorable!

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Gabriella said...

The eyeball pincushion is really cute, it's probably my favorite item in her shop. I'm tied between that and this cute pouch!

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Annie said...

Became a fan of Trigo on Facebook (Annie Milner)

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Kate and Oli said...

I love this blue monster coin purse! (http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=41698731)

email in profile

Kate and Oli said...

i'm a facebook follower!

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Kate and Oli said...

i follow renae on facebook!

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Kate and Oli said...

i follow your blog!

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Kate and Oli said...

i follow on twitter!
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Leslie R. said...

I LOVE the Butterfly Messenger bag!

Leslie R. said...

I linked back here- in my Giveaways and Contests sidebar :)

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Anna Moyer said...

I adore this coin purse:http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=40302393

I mean, really, what's better than a recycled houndstooth plaid cyclops purse?

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Anna Moyer said...

I am now a follower!! and am quite excited to see what the future of this blog has in store!

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Anna Moyer said...

I love all the sweaters at Frankensweater, but I'd wear this one any day: http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=37134123

The rings at kellybot are great as well, and I adore this elephant bobby pin: http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=42653540

Everything in the Owl Shop could find a home in my house, but I find this strawberry cookie jar especially unique: http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=21039767

mogrill said...

what adorable bags!
Thanks for the chance!!
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Anna said...

penny the recycled monster coin purse... so cute!

Henley said...

Main entry

I like the Penny the Recycled Monster Coin Purse- in the color blue.

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Henley said...

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Henley said...

I became a fan of handmadeMN on facebook - my name is henley mac on there.

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Henley said...

I became a fan of renae on facebook. My name on there is henley mac

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Anonymous said...

this one is my pick-
Large Recycled Monster Wristlet

and i am a new folower..:)

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Marci J said...

I got a kick out of the Obsessive Compulsive Racoon Bag!
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Linda Kish said...

I love the Hand Embroidered Messenger Bag- Girl with her cat

We have 11 cats...


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Kim said...

i adore the Red with white diamondy stripes.. Recycled Monster Coin Purse!! it's so cute! xo

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Kim said...

following your blog!! xo

Kim said...

following on twitter @sparkily

Annie Garay said...

The blue cow messenger bag is fabulous!
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Stephanie said...

I love the Recycled Monster Coin Purse in red colour

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Nicole D said...

I LOVE the Obsessive Compulsive Racoon Bag.. what does that say about me?

Nicole D said...

became a fan of you :)

Nicole Deelah is my FB name

Nicole D said...

became a fan of Trigo on facebook

Rachel said...

This one is my favorite: http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=38779829


Thanks for the giveaway!

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vvb32 reads said...

Patches the Recycled Monster Coin Purse is also a cutie!
thanks
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emcSquared said...

Awwww, I like the Hand Embroidered Messenger Bag- Girl with her cat! Just like me and my cat.

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Kelly said...

Oh, he is just too cool! My favorite is Patches the Recycled Monster coin purse. I love these guys!

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Karen said...

I like Recycled Monster Coin Purse

Anonymous said...

I like the
Obsessive Compulsive Racoon Bag.

Thanks for the chance to win!

--Liza

ejm6x (at) yahoo (dot) com

Guiname said...

My fave is the Penny the Recycled Monster Coin Purse.

I'm a follower of the blog.

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love the http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=38779829

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Jessica said...

I love the Hand embroidered messenger bag!
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Liz said...

hi! thanks for the giveaway ^^

I loved:
Recycled Monster Coin Purse
http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=38241123

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Liz said...

4. Follow our blog (yes) usename: Liz

Liz said...

Follow Renae on Facebook! yes!

Username: Elizabeth Ramirez Mendoza

Liz said...

Become a HandmadeMN Facebook Fan!

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Liz said...

Follow HandmadeMN on Twitter

Yep (@lizzyrm)

graduatedlearning said...

Honestly, I love all the recycled monster purses! They're so cute!

Cass said...

I love all the monster purses, but especially this one http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=38878325

melissa said...

i love all the coin purses, they're adorable.

Vivian said...

oh this is so cute! I like the Obsessive Compulsive Raccoon Bag!

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I ♥ Handmade Goods said...

They're all so cute, it was hard to pick a favorite!

I picked this as my favorite:
http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=38779829

I ♥ Handmade Goods said...

I am now a fan on facebook, following your blog, and I tweeted!

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Damla said...

Follow HandmadeMN on Twitter: http://twitter.com/sweepstakelover

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Damla said...

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Damla said...

I like the Recycled Monster Coin Purse: http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=41698731

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Christina said...

Christina - xristya@rock.com - I love the Hand-Embroidered Messenger Bag, and the monster wristlet is SOOOOO cute!

Christina said...

Christina - xristya@rock.com - I love the Romantic Paris Necklace from Amber LeRoux Designs!

Christina said...

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Christina said...

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Christina - xristya@rock.com - I love the Vintage Brooch from Twilight Soaps and Gifts!

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Christina said...

Christina - xristya@rock.com - I love the Little Red Head Birdie photo from Foxhead!

Christina said...

Christina - xristya@rock.com - I love the Large Ribbon Rose With Leaves from The Hobby Room!

Christina said...

Christina - I love the Servite Rosary from Prayer Bedes!

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Christina - xristya@rock.com - I love the Cupid's Arrow charm from Mermaid's Dowry!

Christina said...

Christina - xristya@rock.com - I love Water's Path from Orange Moon Gallery!

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Christina - xristya@rock.com - I love the Hilltop Chair Pad from Wooly Red Rug!

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Christina said...

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Christina said...

Christina - xristya@rock.com - From Water Nympth I like the Angel in Waiting Necklace!

Christina said...

Christina - xristya@rock.com - From Everyday Elegant I love the Summer Pink Party Girl Necklace!

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Winkydinks said...

my favorite item is the one eyed blue coin purse. So cute!!!

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Carapace said...

And YES, I follow this blog!

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Carapace said...

Too awesome by half! I love the Hand Embroidered Butterfly messenger bag!

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Christina said...

Christina - xristya@rock.com - From Retrovertigo I love One Perfect Blood Red Bowl!

Christina said...

Christina - xristya@rock.com - From Riverbird I love the Big Red Flower Table!

Christina said...

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Christina said...

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Jolee said...

Love the blue cow messenger bag. joleehamlin@comcast.net

Jolee said...

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The Russ Family said...

as fun as the monsters are, i liked the hand embroidered butterfly messenger bag best
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Lara said...

I'm a new follower through Google Friend Connect.

My email is svlara(at)gmail(dot)com

Lara said...

This super has super cute items!

My favorite is the Large Recycled Monster Wristlet.

curious_girl/ Maria said...

Patches really looks cute!

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Cassandra said...

I LOVE the girl and her cat messanger bag: http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=30090795

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Cassandra said...

I just tweeted this giveaway on my page (I don't know how to link to it directly - but I'm CassandraPook on Twitter).

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Cassandra said...

I'm following HandmadeMN on twitter now! http://twitter.com/handmadeMN (I'm CassandraPook)

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Cassandra said...

I'm a fan of HandmadeMN on FB! (My FB name: Cassandra Shoneck)

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Cassandra said...

I'm a fan of Renae's on FB now too! (I'm Cassandra Shoneck)

Thanks for the opportunity! I love her stuff!

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Anonymous said...

I just loved all your little purses ...wow they all have their own personalities ..I would not have been surprised if pebbles my favourite would have come up and talked to me... good luck in your venture youre so creative and each item has a personality ...just loved them all
kind regards
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International Giveaways said...

My fave item is actually the giveaway item!

http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=43725591

It's the cutest and funniest :)

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International Giveaways said...

I follow HandmadeMN on Twitter.
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International Giveaways said...

I follow your blog.

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International Giveaways said...

Blog post!

http://internationalgiveaways.blogspot.com/2010/04/wristlet-from-trigo.html

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Linda Thiltgen said...

I love these little Monster coin purses. My favorite item was "Penny"...so I bought her. Love your creativity and heart to recycle!

Laura said...

Haha! Blueberry had the cutest smile!

http://www.etsy.com/listing/44790541/blueberry-the-recycled-monster-coin-purs

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Laura said...

I mentioned your giveaway here:
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Nix said...

enter me please :)

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twitter: http://twitter.com/mrsnixrocks/status/12210198628

Lyudmila said...

I like the Hand Embroidered Blue Cow Messenger Bag

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Melissa B. said...

My favorite item is the Hand Embroidered Messenger Bag- Girl with her cat.

Amanda said...

Aside from the coin purses which are TOO cute! I like the Girl with Her Cat Messenger Bag the best! Love that it has a cell phone pocket too!
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Amanda said...

I follow your blog!
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Charlene said...

My favorite is the Hand Embroidered Butterfly Messenger Bag :)

Linda Thiltgen said...

Penny arrived today. Love her! Thank you so much!

paula michele said...

I'm a follower.

paula michele said...

I like the Red and White Recycled Monster Coin Purse.

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The Prickly Pinecone said...

I am following this blog.

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The Prickly Pinecone said...

I adore the recycled monster from recycled wool fabric;

http://www.etsy.com/listing/44939612/recycled-monster-coin-purse

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Jennifer R said...

I really like both of the wristlets. They are my favorite.

ferriz said...

google follower: ferriz

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ferriz said...

twitter follower:

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ferriz said...

i love the obsessive compulsive raccoon bag!

http://www.etsy.com/listing/31525701/obsessive-compulsive-racoon-bag

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Atreau said...

My favorite is the Hand Embroidered Messenger Bag- Girl with her cat.

Gianna said...

Recycled Monster Coin Purse

purango said...

I love Pebbles the Recycled Monster Coin Purse. garrettsambo@aol.com

kathy pease said...

i love the
Hand Embroidered Blue Cow Messenger Bag

kathy pease said...

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kathy pease said...

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Heather said...

Tweeted - http://twitter.com/choochoo428/status/12350486586

Heather said...

I also love Pebbles the Recycled Monster Coin Purse. The one huge eye is hilarious!

Heather said...

Tweet - http://twitter.com/choochoo428/status/12350486586

Heather said...

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Heather said...

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lilyk said...

I love the Hand Embroidered Blue Cow Messenger Bag!

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lilyk said...

I follow Renae on Facebook under the name Lily Kwan/likwan.

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lilyk said...

I follow you on Facebook under the name Lily Kwan/likwan.

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