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beautiful ladies!


Omg so many absolutely wonderful things, so sweet and so very generous! What smiles everything must have brought to all the attendees. :)

Happy weekend!


Wow! That is an amazing welcome package. I wish I could attend a Vermont weekend, but that giveaway is the next best thing. Thanks for the chance to win.

Jane Bradley

Oh, how adorable are all these fabulous gifts! The next best thing to attending the event would be to win this darling surprise. Thank you for gifting one lucky girl!

Amy Jepson

I have enjoyed your creative inspiration for the other coast! I have been so lucky so learn for you and the French General and get your goodies from Etsy. It would be a lucky day that I would be able to travel your way, and enjoy one of your special events!


I've enjoyed reading about your retreat. It sounds wonderful! Of course I'd be thrilled to win the giveaway!


Everything is so fun, but that Mary Valentine, gah I want that more than I want cake!

Janell cleveland

Would love to be there.

Cindy lulu

Would love to win this package of goodies!
Vermont must have been so special.
Thanks for the give away.


Charlotte you Look GORGEOUS in this picture!!!! And please enter my name in contest :)


I'm drooling over the package and am thrilled at the chance to win it!


Wish I could have been there...would love to win the swag!

Anna Marie Penix

What a wonderful treat that would be! Enjoyed seeing all of the fun you gals had through FB and Instagram!

Diane Martin

What lovely, hand produced items. Such talent and creatively. These items should be treasured.

Nancy Bragg

Oh How I wish I could have been in Vermont with all of you! It would have been the perfect ladies winter retreat! Maybe next year? So happy to see all your crafty and beautiful surprises!


It would be so wonderful to win this package! Thank you for offering too.

Bee Balm Gal

Happy Valentine's Day to you! Keep warm!

Malin Bowers

Beautiful gifts!! Lucy has wonderfully talented friends!!

Donna Lee

Wonderful goodies! Thanks for the possible win :)


How fantastically super sweet. Thank you. Happy Valentine's Day to you.

Marguerite P.

Such a generous and beautiful giveaway. The creativity is over the top. Thank you for the opportunity to win. I wish I could've been there ... Someday!


The weekend looked fantastically fun! How nice of you all to spread the wealth with those who couldn't make it. xoxo


I love seeing your retreats and the fun you have. So lovely of you to share with someone who didn't go! Thanks for the giveaway!


Sounds like a great weekend.

audrey scalzo

thank you for your inspiration…i have done several of your embroidery clothes. Your amazing to raffle this last one off!!


Sounds like it was a wonderful time! Thanks for sharing the goodness with the rest of us!


What a wonderful getaway! I miss the snow so much. The goodies are fabulous-what a happy winner to receive all that!

sacha joy

In my daydreams, I go to Vermont getaways just like this.

Susie Q

What a beautiful valentine package! Who ever the lucky winner is will enjoy!


Those gifts are so lovely and inspiring! Thank you to all the generous gifters for a chance to win!

Ronna Cunningham

Beautiful gifts - all centered on creativity.

Tina Zappone

What gorgeous goodies! I keep hoping one day I'll have the chance to join the fun!


What an amazing giveaway, thanks for the chance to win! :)


What a lovely and generous giveaway!

Jamie Vowell

You are all an inspiration! This would be a fantastic treasure to win!

Jamie V in MT

Vicki K

Such a treasure trove - thank you!!

Charlotte J

A lovely giveaway!


What a beautiful and generous giveaway! Thanks for the opportunity to win😊


Oh how I'd love to be the girlie doing the happy dance! Please throw me into the pot.

Yanna Westmoreland

Makes my heart merry to know someone will be blessed to receive such sweet gifts.

Julie Cottrell

What a wonderful surprise from some lovely sponsors!


so much wonderful.
wonderful women.
wonderful setting.
wonderful art living.
wonderful women.
happy sigh......


What wonderful goodies... count me in!!

Margaret Schindler

What great gifts. Thanks for sharing

Janey Jennings

What an Awesome Gift! Wish I could have attended such a great event! Thank-You so much for this chance.


Loving this :-) what a wonderful giveaway full of such great goodies!


Wow Charlotte! Love your long hair, you have a crafty, happy glow about you. Beautiful photo... Vermont getaway looks awesome, and it is so sweet that you want to give a piece of the fun to all your readers. Count me in!!!
Monica (who is going back to click all the links)


Thank you so much for your generosity. The prizes are lovely!


Such sweetness....thank you!


What a pretty little bundle! Your crafty little getaway sounds like quite a time. Thanks for the chance to win!

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