Thursday, 25 March 2010


In celebration of making over 200 sales in my Felt store, and just because giveaways are fun, I'm giving you lovely readers the chance win some prizes!

First Prize: a $40 Freedom Creative gift voucher + a copy of Frankie (# 33)

Second Prize: a $20 Freedom Creative gift voucher + a copy of the final issue of
World Sweet World (# 9)

Even $20 is still enough to get a necklace or a couple of brooches!

All you need to do to enter is pop over to my Felt shop and leave a comment below to let me know what item you would pick if you won. Make sure you leave an email address if you post as an anonymous friend.

Want to double your chances??? Just tweet about this giveaway - make sure you include @freedomnz in the tweet and a link back to this post.

Good luck and thanks for being wonderful!

The small print: In order to choose your prize you will need to be signed up to - it's free and easy. Entries close midnight (NZ time) on the 31st March 2010, the draw is random and I'll email the winners the following day. Entry is open to anyone, anywhere!


  1. I would totally buy some of the scabble tile pendants ( i was looking at them the other day!) not sure if i would get an 's' or a 'z' or maybe an 's', 'z' and 'j' for my little family member's initials :-)

    *off to twitter...*

  2. Ooh Oooh decisions :0) it would have to be the gold on black japanese brooch, just beautiful.
    Poppetto x

  3. Too hard to choose one thing, I love everything, but ummm, how about the brooches, oh, and the pins.

  4. Hi Emma,

    Tricky, tricky, tricky - lots to choose from but since we only get to choose ONE, I love the Night Lattice Japanese Inspired Brooch (B39). Very striking and slightly mysterious ;)


  5. Ahh such a cute giveaway! If I won I would like to get my little mits on this pendant - I just love the pattern :)


  6. exciting!! I would have to choose either your Japanese fabric hair ties, or some scrabble tile cufflinks — love everything it's so hard to choose!

    I'll definitely do a tweet for you sweets xx

  7. Congratulations on the milestone!
    My choice would be one of your gorgeous bamboo pendant necklaces, I love the contrast of the wood and the washi paper, especially the floral ones!
    I've retweeted your message as well :)


  8. giveaways ARE fun! fingers crossed i win one one of these days! to double my chances, i tweeted too :) I would choose one of the japanese washi brooches.

  9. What a fabulous giveaway! :)

    I loooooooove the scrabble pendants, they're too awesome! :D

    tweeted about this @thylady


  10. Hi Emma, It was ridiculously hard to choose but if I abolutely have to then - designer greys or daughters sakura pendants.... but then I love your hair ties too...!

    Just as an aside - I have to say your promo pic is fab you talented woman you!

  11. whats world sweet world?
    Sounds lovley.

  12. ooooh weee!!! i'd pick your Pink Daisies Japanese Inspired Pin (C11) mmmmmmmm pretty

  13. paisley bamboo pendant and I also love the pink daisies pendant and the hair ties...I think I would have to put some money towards my voucher!

  14. Your Japanese Fabric Hair Ties are SO great!

    shannoncarman at yahoo dot com

  15. Congrats on the sales!!
    I knew before I went to the store what I would choose, I've had my eye on it for a while! ;) That's you 'Designer Greys Japanese Inspired Pendant (S38)' But then having another look now I think I'd be hard pushed to make a many beautiful things!
    Pam @ Fantail Digital Art

  16. Thanks for all your comments! A great response so far... it will be interesting to see if there's any pattern to all your favourites.
    Bubbleyness - it's a wee NZ mag about making wonderful things and sustainable living. Sadly they've just published their last issue, but click on the link above if you want to know more.
    Happy weekend!

  17. Hmmmm. Hard to choose. But I think this one "New Growth Japanese Inspired Brooch (B37)".

    Congratulations on your Felt success!

  18. hi, congrats on your Felt sales- I would have to choose some of your Japanese fabric hair ties. I tweeted about this too :)

  19. LOVE. Just found you through a retweet on twitter. I would choose a japanese fabric hairtie and a gorgeous scrabble pendent! Thanks for having a giveaway.

  20. As most people do, I love all of your things. I'm getting a haircut next week so I would love some of your Japanese hair ties to accessorise (hehe rhyming is awesome!)and I would love your Winter Branches Japanese Inspired Brooch too.
    Totting off to Twitter now

  21. it has to be the hair ties
    My hirs just long enough to tie back and really a pain old bring hair tie is.... boring.

  22. Aah, your shop is small...

    I like the Hot Cherry Blooms Japanese Inspired Pendant best; the blossoms really stand out. I also like the In The Pond Japanese Inspired Brooch ; the fish are so cute~

  23. I've tweeted

  24. I love the boundin' bunnies brooch, it's the cutest!

  25. It's so hard to choose!!! probably the Tall Bamboo Pendant Necklace or the Moody Hues Japanese Inspired Pendant.

  26. How do we choose just one!! They're all so lovely :-) I think that if forced to it would be the blossom on green bamboo necklace.

  27. Well done on making 200 sales on felt, that's a great effort!
    I like the bamboo pendants, I'd pick Modern Paisley (D38)

  28. Hello! I like the Night Lattice Japanese Inspired Brooch best - I think it has an early-80s feel to it (in a good way). The colourway and pattern really appeal.
    Tweeting too!

  29. I'd buy the hot pink Japanese cherry blossom necklace. Soooo pretty!


  30. I love those scrabble tile pendants...what a great (and old school) way to personalize your look!

    Thanks! Cat

  31. I really love the Hot Cherry Blooms Japanese Inspired Pendant and In The Grass Japanese Inspired Brooch. Your very cleaver, well done on the 200 sales. I've just started a felt shop: - no sales yet.

    Thanks, Cynthia

  32. Thanks for all your entries - I'll be drawing the winners tonight. :)


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Em x