Friday, September 12, 2008

100th post giveaway and GRAND OPENING of my Etsy shop!

I am so happy to (finally)announce the opening of my Etsy Shop. You can go to http://www.gingersnapshollow.etsy.com/ to find it! To commemorate my 100th post and the opening of my Etsy Shop, I am giving away this fun little bunch of goodies! There are 2 fall themed fabric napkins, a soap dispenser with rusty lid, a set of "BOO" blocks for your Halloween decor, a prim star with wire hanger, a set of 3 grubby tapers, and last, but not least, a little bag full if Halloween confetti.
So, if you would like to be entered in this give away, pop on over a take a look at my Etsy shop. Then, come on back here and leave me a comment. Tell me what you like or dislike about my Etsy shop or tell me something you would like to see included there! If you post on your blog about my give away, I will enter you twice. Make a purchase and I will enter you 10 more times!!! (all proceeds from my Etsy shop go to fund Mark and his mission in Uganda)
Happy day!
***The drawing for this give away will be held September 19th, 2008! Good Luck everybody!

100 comments:

Heather's Stitches said...

Afternoon

I like the block signs, I think you can never have enough of those cute signs around your house! You could do some up like "Autumn" or Fall" in all sort of bright colors for Fall.

Please enter me into your contest!

Enjoy your Fri,
Heather

Heather's Stitches said...

PS~ I put your giveaway on my Blog

Heather

Kimberly said...

Hi Jo-Anne, I have a great friend named Jo-Anne, haven't talked to her in a while... should really give her a call!
Anyway, your giveaway is lovely! Please enter me! I loved your etsy shop, and am interested in your kitty... looks a lot like mine!
I'll check back and might order...
Also, "it is what it is"... how true!

Blessings, Kimberly

Linda said...

Congrats on opening your new Etsy!! I hope you do really well. Everything is adorable. I love the prim utensil boxes. Great color choices.

Next time I post, I will make mention of your grand opening.

Have a great weekend, hugs, Linda

lera said...

What a worthy cause!

I like the "It is what it is" sign. So very true. My friend says that line often. (I also like "Simplify.")

QuiltedSimple said...

Love the giveaway stuff - too cute! And I LOVE the item I just brought off of you on Etsy - great selection with great prices!
Kris

janie said...

Love all the items in your shop. I might even get one of those tool boxes. Love the Boo blocks. Congrats on opening your shop.
Please enter me in your giveaway,
Janie

annasam said...

Jo-anne,
Loved your etsy store. Hopefully one day I'll have one. I especially loved your prim tool box. I will be posting your giveaway on my blog also.

Andrea Hildebrandt said...

Congrats on both your 100th post and your etsy shop...both huge feats! Your creations are beautiful...most of all I love the name of your etsy shop, but I am also very partial to the "It is what it is" sign...how true. Good luck with your etsy!

Jeanette said...

Congrats on your new Etsy shop! I really like your items and they are a great price, too! Please enter me into your fab draw!

Thimbleanna said...

Congratulations -- both on 100 posts and your new etsy shop! I love all your Halloween decorations and I don't know what I want to see in there LOL!

This Country Girl said...

Congratulations on the Etsy store opening! I think you will do well! My very favorite is the prim tool box. As a matter of fact, I could see one of those my kitchen.....


And I'm very excited about your giveaway...Please enter me and I will announce your giveaway on a post tomorrow!

Thanks a bunch, Jo-Anne!
Tammy

Lauren said...

Congratulations on your 100th post and your Etsy store! What an awesome cause to donate your proceeds to! Your store is very cute and I hope you do well; I really like the tool boxes and the blocks.

Your giveaway is wonderful as well. Please enter me and I will post about it too; my blog is brand new, but hopefully someone will see about your giveaway!

Thanks and congrats again!
Lauren

aaronandsharla said...

First of all- way to go. I love all the things in your shop so far. I love the Halloween blocks, and the "It is What it is" sign. HHMMM. I may have to buy that from you. Also love the give-a-way- and the Boo blocks are so cute!! I forgot to tell you that I figured out "free-motion stitching" on my machine. Now I just have to practice! yeah!

cornely_84 said...

Congrats on your new etsy shop! I love your prim tool boxes and your wooden pumpkin! Please enter me in your giveaway for those wonderful goodies!! Also i posted your giveaway on my blog but its brand new and Im not sure if anyone has looked at it yet LOL
Thanks so much :) Ash

Julie said...

Your store looks great and you have some wonderful things to sell--I love the boxes. Please enter me in the drawing. Thanks julie

Sandy said...

Congratulations on opening your Etsy store!

I love everything BUT have to admit that I really LOVE the prim tote boxes. They can be used for so many things...it's unlimited!!!

Please enter me in your giveaway and I will be back again to check out new items posted on Etsy.

Have a great weekend!

Sandy :)

Tomatoe Creek Prims said...

Love your giveaway! Please enter me I'd love to win:) I'm going to post about your blog now!
Rondell
Congrats on your Etst Shop...I ordered something:)
Rondel

Tomatoe Creek Prims said...

Okay Jo-Ann, I commented, posted you on my blog and ordered something!
Love the Etsy shop!
Rondell

basketsnprims said...

I love your giveaway, too. What cool prim stuff. Please enter me & I will post it on my blog first thing in the morning. Thanks & good luck with your etsy shop.

Pam

Dawn said...

Congradulations on your 100th post and your cute Etsy site. Love the BOO blocks. Please add me to your giveaway! Im curious, does the toaster fit under the cozy by lifting up the cabniet? I haventseen one of those. I love it tho! Dawn

LINDA said...

Hi! Jo-Anne!!!
I love the blocks and star and well, everything!!!1I hate to be greedy but I really lovethis package. Can I please be entered??

Raggedy Angel said...

great giveaway...enter me! I am gonna go check out your etsy and heart you! Beth

Cindy B said...

congratulations on your opening an esty shop and best wishes for lots of sales..I'll have to go with the prim tool box, though all is wonderful! cindy B

primsandtiques said...

I LOVE your etsy store Jo-Anne. I am wishing you LOTS of luck and sales. :) Such adorable items! I would love to be entered in your awesome giveaway, thank you.

Laura

Tammy said...

Hey Jo-Anne what a great giveaway. Please enter my name. I will post on my generous folks blog as well.

Tammy said...

Jo-Anne, love your etsy shop. I think it looks great. Love the block and the tool boxes.

Lynn said...

Congratulations on opening your Etsy store!

Please enter my name in your giveaway!

~Lynn/Okc

Christina said...

Cute pumpkin! I like the "Boo" blocks, BUT I think that you should do some that say "Autumn" or "Fall". Hey... Christmas is right around the corner! How about "Noel" or "Peace"... Just a few ideas...

Picket said...

Morning friend..I came over from Tomatoe Creek Prims...this is a great give away..I would love to have any of those items! lol Congrats on your Etsy store...I loved the first old tool box..ohhhh it would be glorious with flowers in it! Ohhhh or even pretty prim napkins like checker board ones lining the bottom and hanging off the side with fresh hot rolls sitting on a buffet of farm style Thanksgiving dinner...oh sorry didn't mean to get so carried away...but I did love that little box!!!! lol Good luck with the store have a great weekend!

Jessica said...

I love your things! Congratulations on opening your own etsy shop. I love browsing through the site. Thank you for offering everyone a giveaway. The things are fantastic. I've been wanting to find a new soap dispenser and that is perfect!

Jessica T
jetcville@aol.com

Anonymous said...

Oh what a great giveaway. I love reading your blog. Please add me to the list.

Donna


flipflopnmama@verizon.net

Anonymous said...

Love your blog and your give away. Please add me to your list.

Donna


flipflopnmama@verizon.net

cornbreadandbeansquilting said...

Best wishes on your new Etsy shop!! My favorite thing is the "boo" blocks, very very cute!! I tried to think of something constructive, but it really is nice just the way it is.

Please enter me in your drawning, I would give all the goodies a loving home hehehe. =)
Melissa

Leigh said...

I like your boo blocks. I found you by way of http://rondell-tomatoecreekprims.blogspot.com/

theprimitivebucket said...

Love your blog, esty shop and this giveaway. I will link it on my blog also!!!
Good luck with your shop
Blessings,
Joleen

Tina said...

I love that wooden pumpkin. The stem is so clever!!

Sue@CountryPleasures said...

Oh please add my name, my 16th wedding anniversary is the 19th so maybe it will bring me luck cuz I'd love to win those goodies! Thanks!

Marie said...

Congrats on your 100th post and your etsy opening.... I have wanted to do that for some time...we have had internet/router problems for a few days and I can only get on line at random times.... count me in on your giveaway.

Merrie. said...

I love the soap dispenser and everything else too; please enter me and I will also post it on my blog! Thank you so much! Merrie

Nicole said...

Everything in yoru etsy shop is darling. I love the little tool boxes and the fun BOO blocks. Everything is seriouly so stinkin cute. Definitely enter me into this cute giveaway, I really hope I win. I also blogged about it over on my blog. Good luck with the shop, I'm sure it will do great!

Brandy said...

I love the "Home is where your mother is" sign but it's SOLD... Congrats on your 5 sales already!!!

Stephanie said...

Love your signs!!! Everything Halloween is awesome too!
Please include me in your giveaway !Stephanie

aunties said...

I love the small blogging world! Nicole sent me....:)Congratulations on your sons Mission call to Uganda....That is so awesome. Please wish him luck from our family. Our sons serveds serve in Tokyo, San Paulo, and Rome. Your etsy shop is darling and best of luck and success with it. It WILL be a success.
Beth

Holly said...

How fun for you to have an Etsy shop!!! I love the Halloween blocks! Somewhere I saw some white ceramic pumpkins that spelt "BOO", and I love those! Maybe something to look into? I am so excited for your new adventure:) Good luck!

Mom in Sahuaritaville said...

Congrats on opening the Etsy sotre!


Please enter me, and I'll post your contest on my blog as well!!

supermommy said...

Congrats and best of luck on your new etsy shop!

Carla said...

I love the prim tool boxes. The BOO blocks are great, too. Congratulations and good luck on your Etsy shop.
Carla

Anonymous said...

I would love to be entered in your giveaway!! Thanks, Stacy Shepherd
stacyshepherd1@cox.net

Anonymous said...

love your creations! please enter me in your giveaway,love the way you distress your stuff,the black distressed tool box is my fav. debbie

Betty said...

The tool boxes are just too fun! I look forward to seeing any new items. Fun giveaway idea!

Marica said...

Congratulation to your lovely Etsy Shop. I wish you good luck.. and of course you could count me in you lovley giveaway..

Take care!

fairychildheirlooms said...

Congratulations! I'd love to enter your giveaway! I noticed last night that half of your stuff is already sold! I lreally like the pumkin, but everything in your etsy shop is great.
Missy

Julie said...

Oh I love your etsy shop everything is so cute! Please enter me in your giveaway and congratulations on your 100th post and opening your own etsy shop:)

Char said...

I love the wooden pumpkin and the totes!....nice job and congrats on the new opening of your shop!....please enter me into your wonderful giveaway contest!

Cathy said...

Oh I love all your super cute prim items on your etsy shop!! Im new to the blogger world and am making my very first attempt at posting about your blog! Congrats on your 100th post!

Jean said...

Your items are great that you made. I love the Boo blocks. I have some similar ones. Wow your giveaway is awesome and I would love to be the lucky winner.
Have a wonderful evening.
Jean in Virginia

diamondk410 said...

Hi ~ what a wonderful giveaway. I especially love the tool boxes! I have already placed an order ~ you have some really great things! Please enter me in your giveaway and congratulations on your new etsy!
Linda
diamondk410@aol.com

countrygirl3031 said...

Hi Jo-anne...I wandered over to your blog from Tammy over at Country Girl at Home. I also stopped in at your new etsy shoppe! Congrats! I think my favorite is the pumpkin...tooo cute!

Your giveaway is awesome..maybe I'll be lucky for a change!!!

Hugz,
Michele

AwtemNymf said...

I love that jar and candle! Cute star & boo blocks!
What a sweet give away! Please count me in.
I'm off to visit your Etsy store! Good Luck!

Anonymous said...

Congrats on your Etsy shop...cute stuff. pls enter me in your giveaway
debbi

djohnson@catcrew.com

Jenny said...

I love the wooden pumpkins, they are cute I may be ordering soon!!

Jenny
sdecow@msn.com

Tracey @ozcountryquiltingmum said...

Hi Joanne, congratulations on the 100th and th shop...don't worry about me for your comp...it would cost far too much to get all those things over here-but I still wanted to say, "well done!" Tracey

Peper Creek Gatherings said...

Thanks for the nice comment! Love the pumkin on Etsy- You will have fun with Etsy, I know I do. I'll post your giveaway on my sidebar. Justina

basketsnprims said...

I just wanted to let you know that I put your giveaway on my blog. Your etsy shop has such cute things in it. Good luck.

Pam

Susan said...

Good luck with your shop, you have some nice things.

Karen said...

Oooh, love the blocks and the rest too:) I'd love to win! I will bookmark your etsy page.

Anonymous said...

Congrats on your new Etsy shop! I love your wood pumpkin and also the prim tool box!

I'd love to be entered in your giveaway! Thank you!

~Lynn/Okc

marnie said...

Please enter me in your giveaway.
Browsed real quick at your Etsy shop...love it!!
Thanks!
marnie

A day in the life..... said...

I love it all, but the Spooky blocks are adorable!

Gayle said...

Jo-Anne - I have a terrible weakness for wood totes, so that's my favorite thing on your new etsy site. Yesterday was Paige's farewell and we served refreshments to about 60 people who dropped by our house after church. We're taking him to the MTC on Wednesday. Can't believe it's finally here!

Blissful Nikki said...

super congrats on your 10tth post and your etsy shop!! I mean, how cute are those blocks?!?! LOVE IT!!

mamabeanof4 said...

Congrats on your 100th post! Please enter me in!

Debi said...

Jo Anne dear,

My favorite would be the Prim tool boxes!!! I think those are super!!

I would like to ge entered in your drawing... and I will post it on my blog also!!!

Thank you for your thoughtfulness!!

Hope your having a wonderful day

http://whatscookninjunk.blogspot.com/

lipstickandlaundry said...

WoW I love your give~away items... I would love to be entered!
~Jen

The Oylers said...

You are so talented, i would love any of this stuff. I will be visiting your etsy shop too often.

twinkle twinkle baby, twinkle twinkle said...

Pick Me Pick Me! My sister told me to come and check out your blog (our cozy nest) She said that you used to baby sit her. Its a small world! I looked at your shop and it looks great, and great prices!

kamewh said...

Congrats on your Etsy shop! I love your items and the fact that your prices are very reasonable!

Kindra said...

Congrats on opening up your Etsy store!! Isn't it fun?! Looks like you got some great sales already!! This is just the beginning. :) And what a great cause the earnings will go to.

I personally love the totes. You can never have enough of those. :)

TaraB said...

Congratulations on your 100th post!! I absolutely LOVE the Tool boxes and will be buying one soon!!! I also posted this on my blog... Keep Crafting!

Susan said...

Congrats on the 100th Post and the grand opening of Gingersnaps Hollow (cute name). I love the blocks - Spooky -a favorite Classics IV song.

Anonymous said...

Congrats on your 100th post and new Etsy shop!! What an awesome give-away too. Please enter me in it...hrs428@yahoo.com Thanks! Heather

Kath said...

I followed a link to your blog from Where the Blackbird Sings blog. Lovely blog! I am glad I've found you :~)
Please include me in your drawing.
Thank you!

Blessings,
Kath

Toni said...

Hi! Congrats on your 100th post and opening the etsy shop!! You have some very nice things for sale!! I love the pumpkin!! I found you through Linda of Behind My Red Door:) I will definatly post about this give-away on my blog!! Have a blessed evening!!

Trudy said...

I loved everything in your Etsy shop, but really loved the 'is what it is' sign. My daughter tells me that I say that all of the time. I have added your blog to my 'feeds' list, and will visit often.

I would also love it if you would enter me for a chance to win that glorious giveaway you have going.

Crossing my fingers!

Lea of Farmhouse Blessings said...

Love all the blocks. It is so nice to put messages around the house. It just adds such a nice touch!

Congratulations on your 100th post and your shop!

Wishing you the very best,
Lea

hayley said...

love the blocks and the name you chose...very cute!

Aunt Mimi's Creations! said...

Just found your blog via Parker's Paradise. Cute! Please enter me into your giveaway.

I am having a giveaway too...come check it out!

Susan Ramey Cleveland said...

I love your Etsy shop. I wouldn't change a thing. I love that the proceeds go to fund missions. And I'd love to win your giveaway. Congrats on your 100th post.

familywithfivekids said...

Oh - enter me! I love your shop! My only hope for your shop is that you make another Halloween Scat Cat because I want to buy one - badly! I want to put it on my piano in my entry. Your prices are exceptional.

Kim said...

Hi Jo-Anne.

Sorry I've been slow on the comments. Work is just keeping me way tooo BUSY and it definitely cuts into my sewing time.

Congrats on your 100th post and at this rate it could be next year until I reach mine. I'm hoping to post something here soon!! I love your etsy shop too and things look great to me!

xoxo, Kim

Laura of Harvest Lane said...

Hi!
I really like your blog!
My favorite item in your shop is the three little pumpkins. They're just so cute.

Please come and visit me!

Laura

Tins and Treasures said...

So cute!!

Tiffany said...

I just love your pumbkins! I also think that your descriptions are very nice. Good luck eith your new store!
Tiff
PS
I have linked you on my blog!

Karen said...

Congrats on your Etsy Shop and a very worthy cause!

Suzanne said...

Loved your Etsy shop -- I'm not sure I can pick a favorite, but that little mummy is adorable. Loved the cat too... oh, and the quilt. The blocks were great too. Like I said, it's all good!

I have a son on a mission as well - California!

Thanks for stopping by my blog (Just Another Hang Up) today and signing up for the September Give Away!

Suzanne said...

I just bought "Mark, the Mummy"! Loved him! My husband's name is Mark, so I'm going to have fun teasing him about this. Have a great day!

Cat Nap Inn Primitives said...

I just love your blog and the giveaway..I love those blocks..I too am LDS..I live in washington state...but originally from Utah.. where are you from? Please enter me in your giveaway..Thank you again.
Gina :)

mkam said...

Congrats!!!!!
I really like the name of your shop, and I love the reasonable prices. As far as what I would like to see included just even more items.
I did not know it was to fund your sons mission that is wonderful.
I am glad to hear you are selling so many things! Yea Joanne!!

Melissa

Khris said...

Well I love it all....proably love the pumpkin trios and boo blocks the most...hugs Khris