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Giveaway: $150 Certificate to LA Furniture Store

If you’re in the market for furniture (or even if you’re not), enter this giveaway for $150 to LA Furniture Store, a modern and contemporary furniture store with three locations in the Los Angeles area (including an outlet), as well as a Miami showroom and Brooklyn showroom. There are sofas (lots of sectionals, which are the store’s best sellers), bedroom furniture, dining tables and chairs, lighting, and home accessories. I’ve pulled together a few pieces of modern furniture below, all available online at LAFurnitureStore.com. See below for instructions on how to enter.

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Enter to win $150 gift certificate @ LA Furniture Store

To enter, post a link to a product from LA Furniture Store on the LA Furniture Facebook page.

Deadline: Thursday, January 123, 2014 at 12:00 noon ET

One StyleCarrot reader will be chosen at random to win a code for $150 off an order at LAFurnitureStore.com, which is good for one time use on any item(s) on the  LAFurnitureStore.com website.

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Giveaway: $75 Worth of Workout Gear

Onzie Active Apparel, originally created by a Bikram yogi for hot yoga, blends traditional yoga wear with modern technology making it perfect for pilates, spinning, running, and the rest. Better yet, all the pieces are under $60. Onzie fabric is durable, breathable, and fast-drying, and it’s all 100% made in Los Angeles. Here’s a sampling of styles. Comment on this post to win a $75 online gift certificate.

Workout Wear Yoga Clothing Designer Onzie

 ENTER NOW!

Leave a comment on this blog post sharing your favorite way to keep in shape. (I could use some inspiration!)

Deadline: Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2013 at 12:00 noon ET

One StyleCarrot reader will be chosen at random to win a code for $75 off an order at Onzie.

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Giveaway: Balinese Bamboo Nesting Baskets

Brilliant Imports, founded by Amy Campbell is all about global home décor. Campbell scours shops and markets around the world for products to feature on her site. The items are made by local artisans, with whom she works closely. Brilliant Imports even helps them launch their own small businesses sometimes.

Brilliant Imports is offering one StyleCarrot reader a set of Bamboo Nesting Baskets in bright colors, with a native American design. They are hand woven and hand painted, designed exclusively for Brilliant Imports.

Yellow Woven Baskets Native American Design

 Balinese Bamboo Nesting Baskets with Native American Design

TO ENTER: 

1.  Sign up for the Brilliant Imports newsletter at the top of the Brilliant Imports homepage. (This gets you 15 percent off your initial order too.)

2.   Leave a comment on this blog post about where you’d use your baskets or what you might store in them.

Deadline: Thursday, Oct. 10, 2013 at 12:00 noon ET

One StyleCarrot reader will be chosen at random to win the set of baskets pictured above.

Buddha Ethnic Textiles Vintage Decorative Objeces

Global decor available at Brilliant Imports 


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Giveaway: Odyssey Boston Father’s Day Cruise

Odessey Ship Boston Entertainment Cruises

Entertainment Cruises is giving one StyleCarrot reader a family four pack of tickets for the Father’s Day Twilight Dinner Cruise on Sunday, June 16 aboard the Odyssey cruise ship in Boston.

This cruise around Boston Harbor includes a plated dinner, live entertainment, and historic harbor views. To enter: Leave a comment on this post noting what your dad’s dream present would be. Contest ends Thursday, June. 13 at midnight ET. Winner will be notified on Friday morning. Don’t forget to include your email address!

C R U I SE   D E T A I  L S
Date: Sunday, June 16th
Board: 5:00pm
Cruise: 6:00pm – 9:00pm

This cruise features an acapella group for entertainment, called The Honeymooners, a dynamic quartet who will perform a lively and eclectic set of classics, standards, and originals.

S A M P L E  M E N U  C H O I C E S

  • Farmer’s Market Garden Salad Chef’s daily selection of the freshest salad greens
  • Roasted Chicken Pan-roasted chicken breast infused with our traditional Moroccan chermoula seasonings, topped with our chef’s inspired harissa sauce and served with a citrus couscous and bok choy
  • Grilled Salmon Fresh grilled salmon topped with a ragoût of braised cherry tomatoes and black olives, served with sautéed spinach
  • Short Ribs Grilled and slow-cooked boneless short ribs with smoked Gouda mashed potatoes and glazed baby carrots, finished with a cabernet wine demi-glace
  • Vegetable Napoleon Layered portobello mushroom, roasted red peppers, zucchini, eggplant, summer squash and tofu grilled atop basil marinara
  • Chef’s selection of cakes and mini pastries

C O N G R A T U L A T  I O N S  to our winner,
Christina Marie of Christina Marie Interiors.
Have an amazing day!

 

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Site Spotlight: Novica + $75 Gift Certificate Giveaway

In association with National Geographic, ecommerce site Novica provides a platform for artisans around the globe to sell their artwork and wares. There’s sterling silver jewelry with druzy gems from Brazil and turquoise from Mexico, African masks and handwoven baskets, batik scarves and pillows from India, rugs from the Andes Mountains, Mayan hammocks, Balinese coconut carvings, Thai ceramics, and other home furnishings, fashions and accessories with an ethnic flavor. Novica gave me a $75 gift certificate to pass on to one of you. If you win, consider using it for a unique gift for your mom, seeing how Mother’s Day is not far off.

ENTER TO WIN $75 GIFT CERTIFICATE TO NOVICA: Leave a comment on this post noting in which country you’d most like to shop. And if you could “like” StyleCarrot on Facebook, that’d be cool too (though not required to enter.) Deadline to enter is Monday, April 8 at midnight ET.

Fair Trade Home Decor Accessories Global

S H O P P I N G

1 ‘White-Eyed Lotus’ pearl flower earrings by Nyoman Rena, $24.49

2 ‘Night Thunder’ beaded basket by Wayan Sukerni, $59.99

3 ‘Blue Jasmine’ silk batik scarf  by Yuni Kristina, $36.95

4 ‘Surya the Sun’ Madhubani painting journal, $27.95

5 ‘Blossom’ sterling silver + garnet pen by Dewi Putera, $89.95

6 ‘Elephant Pride’ gold-plated ring by Jantana, $67.99

7 ‘Modern Mexican Jade’  ceramic lamp by Ismael Rodriguez, $119.99

8 ‘Conquistador’ bronze sculpture by Goga, $907.95

9 ‘Dazzling Rio’ buriti palm tote by Carlos Paiva, $72.99

10 ‘Pacific Night’ Andes wool rug, $399.95 

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Shop Novica

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Giveaway: $25 Piperlime Gift Card from Mobee

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Tech startup Mobee, based in the Cambridge, Mass. tech-happy neighborhood Kendall Square, was founded in October 2011 by recent UC Berkeley graduate Thibault Le Conte and MIT Sloan graduate Prahar Shah. The company’s app, which  launched last year, turns users into “mystery shoppers” at local retailers and restaurants. The businesses receive the valuable feedback, and users earn rewards after filling out a report using the Mobee app.

StyleCarrot is giving away a $25 Piperlime gift card, compliments of Mobee. Scroll down to see what you need to do to win.

Mobee Rewards Missions App

 

1. Download Mobee app

2. Use referral code “STYLEC”

3. “Like” Mobee on Facebook

4. Leave a comment here saying what fashion item you plan to buy for spring

Consider trying the app. It’s fun!  Deadline to enter is Friday, April 29, midnight ET

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Giveaway: Matouk Linens

In addition to writing content for the newly launched Matouk blog and creating the Matouk Pinterest boards, the Massachusetts-based Matouk bedding company has asked me to participate in its blogger giveaway extravaganza. Each week over one month Matouk will be giving away a sheet set (top and bottom sheet) through a different blog. Marissa Marcantonio at Stylebeat kicked it off, and now it’s StyleCarrot’s turn. So scroll down, see what you need to do, and hopefully you’ll win!

Matouk StyleCarrot Sheet Set Bedding Giveaway

TO ENTER: 

1.  Like Matouk on Facebook

2.  Follow @Matouk on Twitter

3.   Leave a comment on this blog post with the size and color you’d like

Deadline: March 17, 2013, midnight ET

One StyleCarrot reader will be chosen at random to win the bedding in the next 3 weeks. Good luck!

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Matouk is also giving away a monogrammed Lowell Duvet Cover on its Facebook page.

For a chance to win, complete the following by March 17, 2013,  midnight ET,

1. Like Matouk on Facebook
2. Follow @Matouk on Twitter
3. Share a photo of a beautifully made bed on the Matouk Facebook wall, along with your bed size, initials, and preferred color.

 

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Boston Giveaway: Valentine’s Weekend Dinner Cruise

Odessey Ship Boston Entertainment Cruises

Entertainment Cruises is giving one StyleCarrot reader a pair of tickets for the Valentine’s Weekend Dinner Cruise on Saturday, February 16 aboard the Odyssey cruise ship in Boston.

The romantic cruise around Boston Harbor includes a plated dinner, live entertainment, champagne toast, a rose, and amazing views. To enter, leave a comment on this post telling me your favorite thing about Boston. (I’ll avoid asking about Valentine’s Day for fear of sap.) Contest ends Sunday, Feb. 10 at midnight ET.

Heart Ornament White with Topstitching

 

 

Valentine’s Weekend Dinner Cruise
Date: Saturday, February 16
Board: 7:00pm | Cruise: 8:00 – 11:00pm

Winner will pick up the tickets the evening of the cruise at the ticket booth at Rowes Wharf.
Retail value $109.90 per ticket

 CONGRATULATIONS TO WINNER
WILL M.
HAPPY VALENTINE’S DAY!

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Giveaway: Parker Pen

Parker Pens has been around for nearly 125 years, and they continue to create new designs.  The company has recently introduced Parker 5th technology, which they call a “fifth mode of writing” where the pen adjusts to your personal writing style in a few strokes. The innovation is incorporated into several  collections including Ingenuity (designed exclusively for Parker 5th), Sonnet Feminine, Urban Premium, and IM Premium. They’re really beautiful, with art nouveau / art deco styling, in finishes that include pink gold, pearl and gun metal.

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StyleCarrot is giving away one Parker IM Premium pen with Parker 5th technology, which retails for $80. It’s perfect for writing old-fashioned love letters. Leave a comment on this post telling me the last time you wrote an actual letter (or even a card or note that you mailed), and to whom. Just curious. : )

Deadline for entering is next Wednesday, Feb. 6, so the winner can have her new pen by Valentine’s Day. Love letters rock.

 CONGRATULATIONS TO WINNER 
CARLY H. 
HAPPY VALENTINE’S DAY!

 

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Giveaway: Arianna Skincare Beauty Product Basket Worth $670

Arianna Beauty was founded in 2007 by Israeli-born Miri Torre, who suffered from Hodgkin’s Lymphoma in high school.  In Arianna Beauty stores in Boston, Martha’s Vineyard, and Newport, Miri now sells the products that helped aid her beauty restoration, including mineral make-up, skin care, and bath accessories. Her exclusive skincare line is all natural, made from minerals from the Dead Sea. I am excited to try some.

To celebrate her brand new store in Boston’s South End neighborhood, Arianna Beauty is generously giving away a gorgeous gift basket filled with skin care specialties to one StyleCarrot winner.  Here’s a photo of the actual prize, along with a list of its contents.

ARIANNA SKINCARE BEAUTY PRODUCTS FACIAL TREATMENTS GIVEAWAY

1. Ultra Rich Mineral Body Butter ($79.99)
2. Ultra Exfoliating Body Treatment ($89.99)
3. Exfoliating Shower Milk Refiner ($69)
4. Intensive Mineral Hand Treatment ($69)
5. Skin Renewal Facial Peel ($179.99)
6. Skin Balance Revitalizing Gel Cream ($179.99)

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Leave a comment on this post with a winter beauty tip or must-do ritual to keep you cute in the dry season.
 Don’t forget to sign in with your email address so I can contact you if you win. Winner will be chosen at random. Prize can be shipped within the Continental U.S. 

Giveaway ends Tuesday, December 18, 2012 at midnight E.T. 

CONGRATULATIONS TO WINNER HOLLY G!

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