The Totally Green Contest, Holiday Edition is currently going on at Totally Green Crafts. With a prize package of over $650, the competition is fierce! We announced the top 12 finalists this morning and now the vote is entirely up to you! Be sure to stop by Totally Green Crafts and check out the Top 12 Holiday Projects and place your vote! Not only do you get to vote for your favorite, but you can get some great holiday crafty ideas while you are at it!
In the meantime, here is a close-up look at a small portion of that prize package. With the holidays here, keep in mind that handmade gifts are incredibly special and very appreciated. Please take a moment to check out these amazing shops!
Heather from The Sewing Loft is offering the Grocery Store Collection and a Limited Production License. Patterns will include: Baguette, Carrot, Corn, Corn Husk, Fish, Green Beans and Strawberries! This is a $25.00 value.
The Sewing Loft provides inspiration to help you “Reclaim” your creativity, one stitch at a time. Heather shares fun tips, tricks and easy projects to keep you stitching up a storm. So, whether it’s a monster project you are looking to tackle or a quick hitter, there is bound to be a pattern to fit your need.
Julia Sandvoss and Lorrie McCullers from The Craft Mom are offering a crafty gift package of One Rust-oleum Comfort Grip spray paint can grip, One pack of Sassafras “vintage” brooches, One pack of Jillibean Soup “Sugar Picks”, Two packs of Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L craft and photo tape, One pack of Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L foam squares (retail price $3), and One pack of chipboard “Clips ‘n Tags” from Quick Quote. Gift pack is valued at $26.00
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From Erica with Spoonful of Imagination, “It’s a bird! It’s a plane! It’s a superhero!! A simple cape encourages activity and imagination in children! There is nothing like fostering the little innocent spirits of kids! This giveaway is for one superhero cape.” Valued at $25.00.
Erica says, “I’m the wife of one and mother of three. If you followed me around you would realize that I love my family and crafting. Spoonful of Imagination is a place I share about both”.
Johnnie from Saved by Love Creations is offering a glass carafe wrapped with magazine page beads. It took close to 1000 paper beads; 988 to be exact. Johnnie strung a clear glass seed bead every 4th paper bead as well and then sealed the whole beaded area with two coats of Mod Podge. Valued at $25.00
Johnnie is the craft blogger behind the scenes at Saved By Love Creations. She has a love for all things crafty, but in particular, graphic design, polymer clay, paper crafts, resin jewelry, and upcycling projects. She is well known for her magazine page creations and trash to treasure makeovers. You can find her at Saved By Love Creations, Printable Decor, and the newly launched Totally Green Crafts.
Annie from To Be Unique Jewelrys is offering this beautiful bracelet in colors of teal, emerald green, petroleum ,midnight blue and other shades of blues and raku. Brass vintage beads from circa 1940 . All the wire is made in nylon coated brass wire. The focal bead is 1 inch wide (25mm). Swarovski crystal , to add sparkle to it. It will fit 6 inch wrist. Valued at $29.99.
Annie says, “I live in Puerto Rico, was born in New York . I been making jewelry for thirteen years now. Making jewelry and many other crafts to help support myself and my children. I love making beads, when I can afford the oxygen tanks. This is my only way of support now. My girls are already big. So I manage with what I sell”.
Amy from Sapphire Rose Designs is offering this set of 5 stylish flower hair clips. They look great worn by babies, kids, and adults! Fabric and felt layers are hand cut and stitched, then mounted on a ribbon-lined, single prong alligator clip. All ends of ribbon have been heat sealed to prevent fraying. They can also be clipped onto a headband, or look great attached to your handbag, blouse, throw pillow, or anywhere you’d like! Valued at $25.00
Amy says, “I live in Orange County, CA. I jumped on the flower hair clip bandwagon, adding my own twist with vintage floral fabrics, brightly colored felt, and unique buttons. The name Sapphire Rose Designs is inspired by my Grandma Rosie: all the fabric I use were hers that she picked up throughout the years, ranging from the 1960s to 1990s.