Random Thursdays: 1,000 Pinterest Followers Giveaway


The winner of our 1000 Pinterest Followers Giveaway is Call Ajaire! Congratulations!

(I’ll be sending over an email confirmation soon!)

Entries are in the order of comments.


Happy Valentine’s Day everyone!

I made it to my first 1000 followers on Pinterest (Super Yay!!!).  I wanted to share some of my love and appreciation on this Valentine’s Day by giving one super fantastic reader a few of my favorite pieces from my personal vintage collection. My gift to you includes:

  • Draping for Fashion Design by Hilde Jaffe/Nurie Relis (1973), Clean pages, tight binding, great condition.
  • Vogue Paris Original Pattern #2087 by Christian Dior (uncut) Size 16/ Bust: 38″, Waist: 29″, Hip: 40″ Back Waist Length: 16 3/4″
  • Floral Rectangle Table Cloth (50″ x 66″)
  • Two (gorgeous!) King Size Embroidered Pillowcases(33″ x 21″)
  • plus shipping (ANYWHERE!)

All you have to do is leave me a comment below. Yep. That’s it. I would REALLY love for you to sign up by RSS feed  or email subscription (top right column)  and follow me on Pinterest , (Don’t forget Facebook!) but no pressure, seriously. Ha! Ha!  Just remember, I can’t tell you about my awesome giveaways, tutorials, and all around good stuff, if I don’t know where you are. But, again, ABSOLUTELY NO PRESSURE!!! :) .

One winner will be chosen by and announced on Monday, February 18th. One entry only, please. Extra entries will be removed before the random selection.

The winner will be notified by email only. If your email address is not attached to your profile, please leave it in the comments. (No Facebook links, etc.) Thank you.

*All prizes are given freely from my heart “as is”. While I have never used these pieces personally, they are many years old. There might be slight imperfections from the previous owners or time.

Happy love day everyone. (Share your heart with someone special today.)

Keep doin’ what you love!




  • Amy Frisinger Mayen

    Oh I’m dying for the books! I’m a subscriber at since I found you on PR&P- but I just changed it from

  • Amy Frisinger Mayen

    And facebook too

  • Mi

    Hello, Shannon!!
    Beautiful pieces! I keep following your blog, and I am delighted with your work.
    Mi, from Brazil.

  • gccmom

    Oh wow! I love these things….especially the Vogue pattern. Thanks for the giveaway and I follow you via Google reader. I was pulling for you in Project Run and Play. I loved your designs!

  • Tamika

    Hey Shannon girl! That dress pattern is calling my name.

  • Jacqueline

    Congrats on the followers!!!! Way to go! I look forward to your motivational mondays by the way.

  • Tara Karmas

    Hi Shannon! Congratulations on reaching one of your goals! I’ve been following your blog already & I just started following you on Pinterest. I look to your blog always for inspiration as both a mom of multiples (+) and also as an aspiring blogger. Thanks for being (IMO) a role model.

    Please Mr. Random pick me to win!! Lol!

  • Nique Etienne

    thanks for having such ac great giveaway. I really enjoy your blog. :)

  • Stacy Sews and Schools

    Congratulations!!! That is AWESOME!!

    I am already a follower (well, e-mail and FB and NOW Pinterest.)

    tgoswife (at) gmail (dot) com

  • Gina

    1000 followers…that’s amazing!! I am one of them as I love your sewing techniques board. Awesome giveaway, you had me at vintage!! Happy Valentine’s Day!!

  • Crystal

    I am glad to have found your blog through Project Run and Play. Congrats on the 1000 followers.

  • Danni Duncan

    I love your style and your skills are amazing – so glad i found you!

  • Call Ajaire

    Congrats on all the Pinterest followers! How very exciting :)