The Craft In Me

A blog devoted to all my crafty endeavors.

Tuesday, August 31, 2010

Giveaway featuring LaughingChicken


Welcome to my very first GIVEAWAY, this is so exciting!

I’d like to introduce to you Jennifer’s beautiful knitted scarves, wraps and shawls from her Laughingchicken Etsy shop. I love the warm rich colors. Fall and winter are soon on their way, it’s always nice to wrap up in a cozy and styling scarf tossed over your shoulder.

Here's a bit about Jennifer -

From as far back as I can remember, I have always loved to craft! When I was a little girl, I didn't just play house, I played "17th century house" or "middle ages house" and incorporated some craft into it from that era. So now I am just a grown up girl still playing my favorite game!

People always ask me, "where did laughing chicken come from"? My mother didn't teach me how to cook, but she did teach me to look at life with a sense of humor. We always had a rubber chicken hanging in the kitchen, and I still have one today. It is a reminder to look for the fun in everyday things.


Right now my everyday fun consists of life filled with family, friends, faith, and knitting something beautiful every chance I get! I think I do things backwards where knitting is concerned...Rarely do I find a pattern and then look for yarn to make that item. Instead I find interesting yarn and then see the item in my mind that it should become.

One of the best things about knitting is sharing your work with others. It's a wonderful feeling when someone wears something I have created, and I am so excited to be sharing my work with Jalinda's blog readers in this giveaway! - Jennifer

Check out a few of my favorites from laughingchicken:






Here’s how to enter:

Be or become a follower of this blog.

Leave a comment on this post telling me which scarf, shawl or wrap you’d like to have.

US residence only please.

For a second entry, simply publish a post on this giveaway (just put your post link in the comments).

Giveaway anything up to $50 - Giveaway ends September 8, 2010, 9pm CST

- Jalinda

A Little Knick Knack

Sumo Sweet Stuff

28 comments:

  1. I'm a follower
    I went to her shop and love the green one in the irish moss stitch. Its sooo pretty!

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  2. I like the Abominable Snow Scarf- http://www.etsy.com/listing/19853764/abominable-snow-scarf-super-big-handknit

    I'm a follower of the blog.

    Contact me at kathleen(at)kathleenmcgiveron.com




    Here's mine!

    KathleenMcGiveron.com is hosting a Giveaway for the month of September!


    GIVEAWAY Prize: Value $15.00
    6 Black, Red and Pink Plum Blossom Notecards by ViveLaFranceDesign

    Contest starts on September 1st 2010 and winner will be announced on September 30th 2010. Winner will be contacted and prize will be shipped the week of announcement .

    Visit http://www.kathleenmcgiveron.com/2010/09/september-monthly-giveaway-with.html to enter.


    Sincerely,
    Kathleen McGiveron

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  3. Oh I LOVE that abominable snow scarf!! (and it's got an adorable name to boot!) Following the blog! :)

    tesskcarter(at)gmail(dot)com

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  4. I follow your blog and I love the Juicy Watermelon Hot Pink scarf.

    littledeadmommy@gmail.com

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  5. I follow, and if I win, I'll get this one:
    http://www.etsy.com/listing/19853764/abominable-snow-scarf-super-big-handknit
    (But so many beautiful choices!)
    lemonandrose [AT] gmail [dot] com

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  6. I published a post:
    http://lemonandrose.blogspot.com/2010/09/win-beautiful-shawl-or-scarf.html

    lemonandrose [AT] gmail [dot] com

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  7. I love the Cherry Red Handknit Curly Scarf! nkmeldrim at hotmail dot com

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  8. I'm a follower and I love this one: http://www.etsy.com/listing/25991012/spanish-moss-handknit-wrap-shawl-scarf

    ittybittypeanut at rocketmail dot com

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  9. I found you through Someday Crafts and I'm so glad I did! : )) I adore the one you have posted above http://www.etsy.com/listing/25991012/spanish-moss-handknit-wrap-shawl-scarf. SO pretty!

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  10. I love the Wild Raspberry or Spanish Moss Handknit Shawl. Beautiful!

    lanie at laniejandco dot com

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  11. I am a follower!
    fragrantblissoils@gmail.com

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  12. I love love love the Irish Lace Handknit Scarf!!!
    fragrantblissoils@gmail.com

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  13. Stopping by from New Friend Friday from Trendy Treehouse! I love your blog and you now have a new follower! :oD

    Oh, and I LOVE the cream scarf!

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  14. Thanks for joining our blog party over at Sassy Sites! I always love to see the fun blogs and cute stuff that everyone is working on! Come back next Friday... xoxo

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  15. I am now following you thanks to New Friends Friday and it would be nice if you could share the love back on my blog!
    Also today we have the coolest blog hop there is... no rules just fun and would love you to join in with us at Boost My Blog Friday :)
    Plus, don't forget to sign in our amazing giveaway: two custom blog banners, so come on by to take a brand new blog banner home! And if you need any help increasing your blog's traffic or easy HTML tips, you know where to come! Happy Friday!

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  16. I love the Cocoa Mocha scarf! So cute! I am a follower too!

    awaldo10@yahoo.com

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  17. I'm in love with that pink scarf!

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  18. I'm following now, and if I were a good person I'd be thinking about the tangerine and moss green scarves as gifts. I'm not, so it would probably be the chocolate brown or abominable snowy wrap for me!

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  19. Congrats on your first giveaway! I love the gray one in the last picture! Can I have it? Please??? Thanks for linking up to my Friday link party! See you next week!

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  20. Proud follower, Thank you for the giveaway.

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  21. Wow! There are so many beautiful choices! I love the Spanish Moss Handknit Wrap Shawl Scarf in Sandstone. Thanks for the opportunity to win!

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  22. I'm a GFC follower, and I adore the Sparkling Ruby Red Handknit Scarf. Thanks for hosting this giveaway!

    safoga at gmail dot com

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  23. That Abominable Snow Scarf is awesome!
    Thank you for the giveaway.

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  24. And I'm a new follower on bloglovin'!

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  25. I am a follower and I would love the Irish moss wrap in sandstone. It's gorgeous!
    -Nikki

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  26. Now you have me wishing for snow! I love the Abominable Snow Scarf!

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  27. Just checking in...thanks to Jalinda and to everyone for all the wonderful comments about my knits! It is so exciting to be a part of this giveaway, and it's almost time to find out who the winner will be and which item they will choose!

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Thank you so much for your comments! :)