Thursday, August 6, 2009

It's Contest Time! - Giveaway

TIME'S UP! Winner will be announced tomorrow - thanks everyone for entering!!

I am *so* excited - the amazing site All Modern is sponsoring a giveaway right here on my blog! How cool is that? They are offering any item under $100 to the winner - there is tons to choose from, for every room in the house... all of it totally drool-worthy! Here are a few of my personal favorites:

Do you see why I am so totally excited? I could be here all day showing you the goodness that is on this site - but luckily I don't have to, you can head on over yourself and start choosing what you want if you win!

Which brings us to the details of the contest...

I will be running it for one week, from 6pm today, Thursday August 6th, through 6pm next Thursday August 13th.

I want as many folks as possible to hear about it and have a chance to win, so here is what you need to do to enter!

Pick one (or all!):

Post about the contest on your blog
Send out a tweet about the contest on Twitter
Post about the contest on Facebook, MySpace, or any other network
Send out an email about the contest to all your vintage geek friends
(Be sure to leave a link to this post so people can get all the details!)

Once you are done come back here and leave a comment telling me what you did - and you are entered! Don't forget to leave me your email address as well!

Did I mention how excited I am? ;)

All Modern has a fantastic selection of modern furniture and home accessories from many leading designers. Part of CSN Stores, All Modern is just one of over 200 retail sites that offer a diverse array of products from office furniture by Herman Miller to wall sconces by Murray Feiss.


Krissy said...

Those bowls rock! Thanks for the chance to win> I tweeted about it! Love your blog!!! (My email is

undercover caterer said...

I love many of the throw pillows--a few of the birdie ones, and a gorgeous aqua one--and I love the "wc" sign--we have a 1/4 bath (a toilet) that lives in a former hall closet that a previous owner installed and nobody knows it's a restroom. It would be perfect.

I posted on my facebook...

Christina @ Pardon my Vintage said...

I tweeted & posted on facebook about this giveaway ... I'd love to get an Eames Hang-It-All :-)

Anonymous said...

I posted on my facebook page. Hope I win!! I never win anything....:(
But.....I have many generous friends and relatives who give me vintage stuff because they know I love it! Got a 1950's NAPCO Headvase today from my former mother-in-law that some 90 year old woman gave her. Yay me!!!
Thanks for entering me in the contest!!

Jake said...

Woo!! Free STUFF!!!

Very exciting. Just posted your contest to Facebook and MySpace, tweeted it out loud on Twitter, and even raised the bar by posting it to my own blog at

What's up now other commenters!? :-)


naomi said...

Yay for contests! I tweeted about it!

Denise said...

Marvelous stuff! It would be sooo hard to decide. But I love those bowls! I adore vintage modern...

My email is encks{@}verizon {.}net


Alison said...

I tweeted about it here:

I'd love to win a George Nelson clock! Oh wait, that's $100, not $1000? Darn decimals. Alvar Aalto vase it is!

Email: tailfeathersvintage at hotmail dotcom

Tackyhandmade said...

Hi there...well, I posted a message on my Facebook wall, emailed friends, and twittered in two accounts! Wow...just moved to a new place and LOVE retro!!!

Sophie @ Century Finds said...

This is an exciting giveaway!
I tweeted and I'm heading over now to post on Facebook.
contact (at) centuryfinds (dot)com

leah said...

i blogged, tweeted and facebooked for this here giveways. give me a woot woot.

winning name: Leah!
perhaps. yes?!

super giveaway bytheway

birdhousebooks said...

Just tweeted about the contest! What great items at the website.

Twitter: birdhousebooks

BarbCrews said...

I'm in. The contest is mentioned on blog..


nicolette said...

Please consider Furniture and Design Ideas in your contest.


Books Around the Clock said...

Posted it to Facebook and Tweeted it for good measure :-)
Great contest!


catss99 said...

Awesome contest. So many good things to choose from.

I tweeted:


Deanna said...

Awesome contest! :) I tweeted!

calidreamin87 (at) gmail (dot) com

Amie @ cHartReUsE VinTage~ said...

Love this contest! I posted it to my blog today!!! Thanks for the chance to win ;)

Anonymous said...

I’m very much impressed by your blog, you can find more discount modern furniture that suites within your budget.

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Lauren said...

i've tweeted about your contest! i absolutely LOVE everything you show on your site... i'm especially in love with the scales... how fantastic.


Chad said...

What a great contest.

I just tweeted about this here:

I'd love the chance to pick some stuff out!

corot85 {at} gmail {dot} com

silverhartgirl said...

I posted it on my blog here
Hope you get lots of comments.
great giveaway
silverhartgirl at

stilettogirl said...

Wow what a great giveaway! Hope I win, I tweeted this (stilettogirltmb) put it on facebook, and gave it a blog nod! Thanks!

Amanda R said...

I emailed a few friends and family members. Thanks for the giveaway! :)
oheeyore at hotmail dot com

Apple said...

just tweeted!

Christopher said...

tweeted @chrisferan =)

Debbie said...

I posted about the contest on my blog.

Debbie: rebbiedeed(at)hotmail(dot)com

Marina said...

ooo I love this

roswello said...

OMG too much to choose from my first pick would be the

GECKO BALL CHAIR but it is on sale for $99 so dont know if that qualifies
so next pick would be the DRAGON DOG BED

roswello at hotmail dot com

and here

Anonymous said...

I blogged about this contest! Less than 12 hours to go, I know, but better late than never!

Great contest!

Kari said...

Following you on twitter and just tweeted about your awesome giveaway. Thanks!

Anonymous said...

I emailed all my vintage friends...what a great contest

karryknisley76 at hotmail dot com

wendy said...

I tweeted.


madamerkf at aol dot com

Annette D said...


Thanks for such a awesome giveaway!

GypsiesThread said...

Wow, very yummy vintage stuff! I am not sure how I would ever choose if I was lucky enough to win!!

I emailed 6 friends and family members.... maybe if I don't win one of them will!!!

Emily B said...

I love the Oscar Boudoir lamp. And it has so many shade choices, and three base colours!

I blogged here:

ebickell (at) hotmail (dot) com

Megan said...

I tweeted it here:
meghitt01 at gmail dot com

Tony said...

I sent out an email to all the girls at work. do you need me to forward the email to you?
mayhan75 at yahoo dot com

Hippie4ever said...

posted on facebook

annette said...

I sent out an email as well. I was not sure about the guidelines for sending out the email--how many to send to? how to copy you? content of the email? here's what I sent though:
"Check out this link and HURRY to entry this giveaway. It closes this afternoon and it's a fabulous prize on a really neat site. Brings back memories for all us old folk!"

KC said...

The bowls in the picture are awesome. I tweeted:
KCMayhan at gmail dot com

Kate8085 said...

Oh my god! I just saw this, WHEW!
right in the nick of time!

I tweeted!

Thanks for a chance in an awesome giveaway!!

Waxy said...

I tweeted!

Great giveaway!

sillypuppy11 at gmail dot com

Mad Girl said...

I posted it on our inter-office corkboard (online company bulletin board). FB is blocked at work :(
MadCoTennGirl at aol dot com

Spamgirl said...


I blogged your contest!

Thank you!

Spamgirl said...


Tweeted! :)

Thank you!

Spamgirl said...


I added your link to my Mister Linky -

Thank you!

Spamgirl said...


Posted your contest on my Facebook - Kitty Cartouche

Thank you!

Susan said...

Hi! Great contest!!! I don't know how to blog, tweet, etc. but I do know how to email and I sent this to 10 friends.
my email is

alexclark said...

Tweeted this!

Anonymous said...

Finally posted this up, just in time! :)

Shooting Stars Mag said...

Oh wow, awesome giveaway:

lauren51990 AT aol DOT com

MMay said...

I forwarded your site and specifically the address for this giveaway to 12 friends.
I don't know how to Tweet or Facebook and my granddaughters tell me that Myspace is "so last year".

Dolphin Girl said...

I emailed out to my family about your site and giveaway. Thanks!

kccuties AT gmail DOT com

Serendipity Handmade said...

I blogged about it:

What a great giveaway!

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Vintage Gal said...

Love the metal Starburst wall clock from Glenna Jean. Very retro :-)

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