Monday, August 16, 2010

The Giveaway I won from Wanda for Tea Tuesday

Hello everyone! I've had a VERY busy past few days; last week Thursday & Friday, I had a garage sale here at my house, Saturday had to take my son to a Special Teams practice for Football that morning, and I packed up what didn't sell and what I will be donating to Goodwill; Sunday was the Nascar race, which was here in Michigan, so of course, HAD to watch it :) Today, I was digging up a bunch of Peony Plants over at the neighbors house, who is selling his place, and so hubby paid him $20 for ALL the plants, but we had to dig them up. I also planted most of all them today over by our side deck, so hopefully next Spring we'll have lots of pretty flowers! I am sooooo ready for a long nap, lol :)

For this weeks Tea post, I wanted to share with you a Giveaway that I won from Wanda at Victorian1885 She was giving away 2 teacups and some lovely vintage linens. I was the lucky winner of one of those pretty Teacups! But first, let me show you some of the other sweet things she included in the package. I was so surprised to see all these wonderful and thoughtful things she included.....THANK YOU Wanda for including these; it was so thoughtful and generous of you :) You are such a sweetheart!!

Below is a picture of the box opened up...

First, is this sweet Victorian-style postcard...looks like they are telling secrets to each other :)

Next, were these 5 lovely vintage these!!

A bag filled with pretty vintage buttons and pretty lace...these will be perfect to use in future projects......and a silver teapot adorable is that!!

A card with a sweet hand-written note from Wanda :)

And the giveaway Teacup & saucer! It has such lovely roses and gold trim on it, and it is from Japan. A very lovely cup to add to my little collection :) Thank you again Wanda!

Below is a list of the Tea Parties that I am participating in this week:

Martha and Terri for TEACUP TUESDAY





Connie Eyberg Originals said...

Fabulous gifts!!! I really love the teacup and saucer. Connie

Beth said...

Brenda, What a nice giveaway. Wanda is very thoughtful! Love the teacup and the vintage valentine. It is a pleasure to visit your blog, Brenda. It's really pretty and I congratulate you on being featured by Lady Katherine.
Hugs and blessings and give those sweet kitties a kiss for me, Beth

Sherry said...

What a lovely giveaway and a wonderful way to present it and send it to you. I love teacups and vintage linens. Thanks for sharing.

Sandi@ Rose Chintz Cottage said...

What a wonderful giveaway you won, Brenda! Lovely teacup too! Thank you for your visit and your lovely comment. As always it is a pleasure to add your link to my Tea Time post! Have a wonderful evening, sweet friend.


Cottage Rose said...

Hi Sandi; Congratulations on winning such a great give away,,,, love love the vintage hankies,,,, I collect them,,,, and the tea cup is just beautiful...... as are the rest of your pretties.... have a great week.


xinex said...

Congrats on winning. They are all so pretty!...Christine

Jacque said...

Lindo Blog !!!!!!!!! Vim convidar para conhecer meu Blog VINTAGE :


Jill said...

Beautiful! Congratulations on your win, everything was so lovely!

Terri said...

What a lovely roses tea cup! Lucky you! Thank you so much for sharing it with us today.

Snap said...

Congratulations! Beautiful tea cup!

Bella said...

Hi Brenda... You hit the jackpot of pretties! I am sure you will find a fabulous project for that beautiful lace :-)
I am glad your weather has given you a break... but no fair sending it here! We have a couple more days of hot coming... it's a good time to catch up in the housework:-)


Victorian1885 said...

Hello are so welcome! I am so happy you enjoyed the little extras I incuded in your pkg! Have a great week..

Susan said...

Congratulations on the give away!! What pretties you won!! I have a beautiful teacup and saucer just like that and mine too is made in Japan!!

Appleshoe said...

Hello Brenda- Everything is so pretty. I love the gold flecks on the rim of your teacup. It looks almost like flecks longing to be lace (I hope that's not a bit to hallmark of me to say?). Anyway, it is lovely, congratulations and take care.

mariondee-designs said...

Hi Brenda, how lucky to win such pretties. I love the teacup.. I have a fetish for vintage trios. I have them everywhere. I love your setting for your pink and green tea Tuesday, probably because I just love pink and green! It all looks so pretty and your daughter looks beautiful! You must be so proud..take care, Maryann

Kiki said...

Wow..what a super-beautiful are so lucky!! and wonderful..all the pretty treasures you received! yay! Congrats..ENJOY!!
Thans for your beautiful comment!
Much appreciation!

Kathleen Ellis said...

What a lovely package of beautiful surprises! Congratulations!
Have a beautiful day!
;-D Kathleen

Msartist said...

Oh how lovely! Congratulations!!
Happy Tea Tuesday. I hope you can drop by for tea, and there is still time to enter my giveaway! You might be on a lucky streak if you won!
All my best,
Msartist Sew Crafty~ Theresa

Mari said...



parTea lady said...

Congrats on winning such a wonderful giveaway - so many lovely things. I do like that teacup with its pretty roses and gold trim.

Princesa Nadie said...

You are lucky
What a lovely tea cup you have won!

Laura's Rose Garden said...

Hello Dear Brenda!
Oh what lovelies you received from Wanda Lee!! Lucky you!
The teacup and saucer are gorgeous!!
It sounds like you had a super busy week!! I have been cleaning out stuff also!! I'm posting about it in a couple of days!
Gotta run back out to the garage to shovel more sh?# out!!!
Warm hugs, Laura

KathyB. said...

Everything about the package from Wanda Lee was done so exquisitely, no surprise at all when you see her blogs! What a perfect tea cup for your home!

Yes, it does sound like you need a nap, after a god cup of tea though~

Lavender Cottage said...

Congratulations on your pretties from Wanda too. She was generous in adding extra treats in my package as well.
Nice to join you for tea today.

A Hopeful Heart said...

What beautiful gifts from Wanda!! Such a gracious and generous gal she is.

That teacup is beyond beautiful. It's exquisite.

I'm sure you will have fun creating with those lovely vintage hankies.

And, wow, I love peonies. What a wonderful gift from your neighbor...even if you did have to dig them up yourself. Come next spring, you will be glad for the hard work now.

Hugs, my friend,

Olivia~ said...

Hello my dear! It does sound as if you are one busy lady! My kids start school tomorow, so I hear ya! What a Beautiful giveaway you won! I love it. Your blog is darling as always. Hugs,

Debbie@Debbie-Dabble said...

Just wanted to stop in to say hi even though I don't feel like talking much since we had to put our sweet Savanna to sleep.
I love your wins from Waand and your tea cups is so pretty!


Dawn said...

What a wonderful gift for you the cup & Saucer are really pretty and all the extras are very yummy too!

Love Dawn xx

Jil~Say It With Roses said...

Hi lucky girl....what a great win!
I just came by to say "Hi". I am getting nothing done today. I have "Spring Fever" very late, I think....

Martha's Favorites said...

Hi Brenda: What a wonderful gift you received. I just love your featured tea cup. I want to thank you for your kind thoughts for me. I appreciate your friendship. Blessings, Martha

Wanda Lee said...

Dearest Brenda,

This is just such a lovely gift you recieved!.., The teacup and every little gift are exquisite!..,

Thanks so much for joining us for afternoon tea this week for, 'Tuesday And Wednesday Tea Time In Blogland' dear lady, we just love having you partake!

Next week is my 45th, 'Tuesday Tea for Two', as well as Pam and I will host our 17th, 'Teapot And Tea Things Tuesday'; where does the time go?.., Hope to see you then!

Have a marvelous week!

Cheers and hugs from Wanda Lee

agypsyangel said...

What a wonderful giveaway. Congrats to you. I hope you drop by my blog sometime, I need some lessons in my new decorating of shabby chic and roses, romantic style...

paperbutterfly said...

I was so pleased that you took the time to share “tea” with us this week. Wonderful gifts...I look forward to seeing how you use the lace and buttoms. You willno doubt enjoy your tea is this pretty cup.
I look forward to seeing next Tuesday.

Blessings, Pam


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