Thursday, July 28, 2011

sponsor love: meet Steph Anne of Luxe Chandelier (and psst!! a giveaway!!).

meet steph anne. 

Hi! My name is Steph Anne. I'm deaf and married to my high school sweetheart who proposed to me at the airport. Other than decorating our home, I'm a blog designer and the owner of Yellow & Savvy Design. I sell pre-made Wordpress & Blogger templates that are clean, modern, simple, airy with pops of color here and there!

when i came across Steph Anne's blog, i was completely inspired - not only with her creativity (i mean, check out her beautiful blog designs!) - but even more so by her story. i love that she is married to her high school sweetheart. i love that she speaks openly about being deaf and uses her story to inspire so many. and is she not soooooo cute?! love that intro pic above! and like i said...this girl is rockin' talented! i have been perusing her portfolio and so many eye-catching styles...like whoa.

{giveaway}
today one luuuuuucccckkkky Much Love, illy reader has the chance to win...

a Wordpress theme (self-hosted), Blogger template or 6 Printable PDFs inspired by the $369 prints from Crate & Barrel

i mean how uh-maaaazing is that for all of you bloggity-bloggers out there?!
and even if you don't have a blog, this might be the perfect time for you to start one!

NOTE: Wordpress themes are only for websites that have their own domain name and hosting plan (self-hosted).

{how to enter:}

visit Yellow and Savvy Design and comment with which item/template you would choose if you won! (1 entry)

{really, really wanna win?}
keep in separate comments to count as individual entries!

- "like" Yellow and Savvy Design on Facebook (1 entry)
- be a public follower of Much Love, illy (1 entry)
- "like" Steph Anne's blog on Facebook (1 entry)
- follow @muchloveilly and @luxechandlier via twitter (1 entry)
- send out a tweet about this giveaway!
(be sure to include @muchloveilly and @luxechandelier so we can track it!)

feel free to copy/paste this tweet:
i want to win the @luxechandelier giveaway over at @muchloveilly! if you're a blogger, don't miss out! http://tinyurl.com/3uq992m 

{don't wanna wait?}
use coupon code LOVEILLY15 at Yellow and Savvy Design Etsy shop (valid thru August 5, 2011).

Giveaway will be open to ALL Much Love, illy readers thru Wednesday, August 3. Winner will be announced on Thursday, August 4.

much love.
[happy thursday, friend.]

75 comments:

  1. We know firsthand how wonderful Steph Anne is. :) Our Birch + Bird blog was designed by her and we're always getting compliments. It's hard to pick just one, but my favourite is Orange Symmetry. If we happen to win, I'd like to file it away for a future blog facelift.

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  2. aww, i LOVE steph anne's designs!! my favorite ones are the sweet doily and the orange symmetry (for wordpress). i love how clean and simple they are and her color choices are always fantastic. i hope i win!!!

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  3. i also like her blog on fb! :)

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  4. i'm now following your blog with GFC :)

    kim { notcrazy }

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  5. i have been following steph anne on twitter for a while and am now following you, too.

    @notcrazyunwell

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  6. *tweeted*

    https://twitter.com/#!/notcrazyunwell/statuses/96496126919839744

    ps: told you, i REALLY would love to win! :)

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  7. i love the honeysuckle design ;)

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  8. How wonderful!!!! I love the honeysuckle sweet doily!!!

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  9. Liked Yellow and Savvy Design on FB!

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  10. Liked Lux Chandleler on FB too!

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  11. Already following Muchloveilly on Twitter. @kj2380

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  12. Following both on twitter! @kj2380

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  13. Um... definitely in love with the honeysuckle doily blogger template! So clean and sweet! Love!

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  14. We of course are public followers!
    Hooray!

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  15. I love the honeysuckle sweet dolly!

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  16. Summerpress in cursive, please. This is the BEST giveaway. Thank you both!

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  17. I follow you both on Twitter. *tweet*

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  18. I am a public follower of much love, illy (of course).

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  19. I tweeted about this fantastic giveaway!

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  20. Lovin' the "Summer in Cursive, 2 column" with the teal!

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  21. If I won, I would choose: Honeysuckle Sweet Doily - SELF Hosted Wordpress Theme

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  22. "like" Yellow and Savvy Design on Facebook with Ivy Lexxx (x's are there to provide security. I can tell you the letters of the x's if you need it)

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  23. be a public follower of Much Love, illy with Ivy

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  24. "like" Steph Anne's blog on Facebook with Ivy Lexxx (x's are there to provide security. I can tell you the letters of the x's if you need it)

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  25. follow @muchloveilly and @luxechandlier via twitter with @jadoreivy

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  26. Tweet: https://twitter.com/jadoreivy/status/96598650293207041

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  27. LOVE the Honeysuckle Doily but frankly, they are ALL exceptionally lovely!!

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  28. I Liked Yellow and Savvy design on Facebook :)

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  29. I like Steph Ann's blog on FB!

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  30. I'm following you both on Twitter:)

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  31. And just to be sufficiently psychotic about entering this giveaway {can u tell I wanna win so, so bad?} I'm off to tweety tweet tweet!

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  32. Orange symmetry is my favorite! :)

    aandj8804[at]gmail.com

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  33. a GFC follower as Mandy and Justin

    aandj8804[at]gmail.com

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  34. following @muchloveilly (@aandj8804)

    aandj8804[at]gmail.com

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  35. request sent to follow @luxechandlier (@aandj8804)

    aandj8804[at]gmail.com

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  36. It's hard to pick just one but I love Dream in White!

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  37. I like Yellow and Savvy Design on Facebook!

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  38. I follow Much Love, illy on GFC!

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  39. I like Steph Anne's blog on Facebook!

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  40. I follow you both on Twitter! (@LifeisaSunset)

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  41. I also tweeted about this awesome giveaway! :)

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  42. I tweeted -- https://twitter.com/#!/aandj8804/status/96652384721313793

    aandj8804[at]gmail.com

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  43. I love the purple doily template

    katietamblingson at yahoo dot com

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  44. I'm a public blog follower

    katietamblingson at yahoo dot com

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  45. I love the cheerful pink one :) So cute!

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  46. Tweeted about the giveaway :) @SimplySamanthaC

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  47. Awesome! I'm also having a give-away at www.projectpaperie.blogspot.com. It lasts until July 30.

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  48. I love the Honeysuckle Sweet Doily Blogger template =]

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  49. THIS: http://www.etsy.com/listing/67397200/honeysuckle-sweet-doily-blogger-template

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  50. i was just thinking about a new blog deisgn :) i love the purple doily template! thank you :)

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  51. i like yellow savy on facebook :)

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  52. and i like luxe chandeleir on facebook!

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  53. I love the Orange Symmetry blogger template! Great giveaway :)

    gillian.veitch AT gmail.com

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  54. I follow you, and follow request sent to Steph Anne as http://twitter.com/Craft_zilla

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  55. I'm a follower of much love, ily as gillian.veitch!

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  56. I tweeted about the giveaway as http://twitter.com/Craft_zilla

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  57. I like Yellow & Savvy Design on FB

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  58. I follow Much Love, illy publicly

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  59. she does amazing work! I think my favorite design is the sweet doily template.

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  60. I follow Yellow & Savvy Design on Facebook!

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  61. What a wonderful giveaway, I would absolutely love to win!

    I am following Yellow and Savvy Design on Facebook :)

    Kerry Hiatt xo

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  62. Am also a long time follower and fan of public follower of Much Love, illy xo

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  63. I have liked Steph Anne's blog on Facebook too :) x

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  64. I follow you both on Twitter!

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  65. Annnnnnnd I tweeted about the giveaway @craftynovelist ... gosh, I might just want to win huh? xo

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  66. PS - I love, love, love the honeysuckle sweet doily and I would absolutely use this beautiful design to launch my new writing courses xo

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