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Tuesday, November 16, 2010

And the winner is.....

And the giveaway winner is .........drum roll please........the lovely creative person from Zillow Pillows ((CLAPPING HANDS)) Come on down!!!

Thank you everyone



DONATION UPDATE - Remember every little bit helps. 

All items should  have been sent to get your certificates ready or tell me what item or price and i will print them off.
Thank you from the bottom - middle & top of my heart :)

PO BOX 7213
Algonquin, IL 60102-7213


Saturday, November 13, 2010

Giveaway :)

Well i missed my 1234 fan number giveaway - we passed it 1240 now :)
THANK YOU so much all.

I am giving away my little camera necklace as a FREE GIFT!
Here are the rules:

1.  Become a FAN on FACEBOOK (most of you are) or if you don't have FB then TWITTER - ETSY - ARTFIRE
2.  Read my BLOG post about my fundraiser
3.  Either donate an item or post on your FB page or blog about the fundraiser or about this giveaway

THAT IS IT - most of you have done all of that already but to keep track - make sure to hit LIKE or COMMENT when i post this on my FACEBOOK PAGE

Thank you and GOOD LUCK!!!

Friday, November 12, 2010

Donations UPDATE 11/12/2010

Hello everyone,

Just 3 days until you can mail items for donations
- just worried they will not get here before the Nov 21st show.
Gift Certificates are very welcome
......just send me the info and i can make certs here - or mail your own in asap.

This way people can visit your shop and choose an item and apply the certificat toward that item - great way to get business from Chicagoland.
Any number and value of certificates are welcome/needed.

Remember every little bit helps.
Thank you from the bottom - middle & top of my heart :)

PO BOX 7213
Algonquin, IL 60102-7213


Friday, November 5, 2010

Addy to send to

All donated items - Celeb pics - artwork - letters can be sent to

PO BOX 7213
ALGONQUIN, IL. 60102-7213

Next deadline for donations is Nov 15th, 2010
for the Nov 21st Marine Corps Toys for Tots fundraiser
which will be held at the Holiday Inn at
The Handmade Jewelry, Fashion & Accessories show in Chicagoland.


Wednesday, November 3, 2010

Donations UPDATE


Still looking for donations as well as items you think might bring in some funds for the cause!  All proceeds 100% go to our MCL for Toys for Tots.  Handmade items preferred but also any item you sell will help.  

Also Photographs, post cards, especially celebrity signed items are a very welcome item.  We have already received a couple of items that I will share with you shortly.

I am making a list as well as taking photographs of all items - here are just some of the shops & their FB pages  that have already donated.

Miss Linda S. (sorry no fan page) :) - Monica's Fantabulous Fashions!!! - Monika Design - Runway Crochet–crocheted wearables for women, crafts and vintage items  - aspen rose art - The Pine Cone Tea Cup - Sarah's Stitches - AgasunsetStudio - Krafty Max Originals - Silja Erg - JOYful D*Sign - Meredithbead - PortaPocket - Aprons by MeMe - Fabtastic Designs - Tolduso Shop on Etsy and Gretchen Rossi from Real Housewives of Orange County 

 HURRY Show and fundraiser is Nov 21, 2010 at the HJFAS in Chicago burbs - items must be received NLT Nov 15th - please share w/everyone everywhere (blog-twitter-facebook)

Thank you,