Tuesday, January 17, 2012

sponsor love + giveaway with Acute Designs.



"Hi Much Love, Illy readers!  My name is Gina and I am a writer and owner of a handmade accessories business called {Acute Designs}.  My shop consists of accessories for everyday and special occasions {including bridal} and my writing is a mix of everything.  I love just about anything vintage, diy's, and my two crazy dogs."


this darling shop exudes with personality, color, and variety! i love that you can just about anything you need and want when it comes to all things pretty and girly in accessory world!  Acute Designs also has several beautiful lines, such as a bridal line and talmadage/heritage line, so be sure to check those pretties out. and speaking of pretties, these have been my favorite for the longest time - might have to get some shopping damage done today (psst! scroll down for the discount code below!)

{giveaway:}

but guess who gets the chance to do some shopping without the damage? um, YOU! Acute Designs is offering a lucky Much Love, illy reader the chance to get their hands on a $25 Acute Designs shop credit! SCORE! so get those grubby fingers stretched out and start your typing away, people!

 {how to enter:}

visit the Acute Designs shop and comment below on what you would spend the shop credit on if you win! 

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

- be a public GFC follower of the Acute Designs blog (1 entry)
- be a public GFC follower of this blog (1 entry)
- heart Acute Designs via Etsy (1 entry)
- like Acute Designs via Facebook (1 entry)
- blog, tweet, or facebook about this giveaway and include its link (1 entry)

feel free to copy/paste the following tweet:
i love all things pretty so i entered the @AcuteDesigns giveaway over @muchloveilly! enter HERE: http://tinyurl.com/7e2xwaj

{don't wanna wait?}
use coupon code MUCHLOVE20 for 20% off of your entire Acute Designs order - valid through the end of January! 

Giveaway is open to ALL Much Love, illy readers thru Tuesday, January 24th.
Winner will be announced on Wednesday, January 25th.

much love.
[happy wednesday, friend.]

p.s. are you Nora Spaulding (#115) 'cause you just won the My Sugar Blossom giveaway! shoot me an email at muchloveilly at gmail dot com to claim your prize - and please, be sure to  include your mailing address in your email, so that we can get your skinny boho headbands to you ASAP! congrats to Nora and thank you, Danielle! 

151 comments:

  1. i love the Cascading Petals - Cobalt Blue, Gold, or Garnet Red headbands

    ReplyDelete
  2. I would spend it on the Delicate Bass Drop Leaf Earrings :) So cute!

    ReplyDelete
  3. tweeted it https://twitter.com/#!/marigold_road/status/159447964576776192

    ReplyDelete
  4. i follow ur blog thru gfc and adore it/u

    ReplyDelete
  5. Such a hard choice! But I seriously love this: http://www.etsy.com/listing/69688360/mustard-and-cream-satin-flower-tie

    ReplyDelete
  6. Her shop was already a fave :)

    ReplyDelete
  7. the Mustard and Cream Satin Flower Tie Headband or Halo is too cute. thanks for a great giveaway!

    ReplyDelete
  8. i also follow your blog via GFC!

    ReplyDelete
  9. i would get this: http://www.etsy.com/listing/82226639/mustard-and-blue-gray-dahlias-hairpin
    absolutely adorable!
    -jocee <3

    ReplyDelete
  10. i hearted them on etsy!
    -jocee <3

    ReplyDelete
  11. i liked them on facebook!
    -jocee <3

    ReplyDelete
  12. I would get the vintage sparkling tangerine drop earrings.

    ReplyDelete
  13. i tweeted it!
    https://twitter.com/#!/shessoloverly
    -jocee <3

    ReplyDelete
  14. I love the Mustard and cream satin flower tie! :)
    michelleesque[at]gmail[dot]com

    ReplyDelete
  15. I would spend it on the Mustard and Cream Satin Flower Tie Headband or Halo!

    ReplyDelete
  16. I would love to win! I'll choose this: http://www.etsy.com/listing/83314467/vintage-sparkling-tangerine-drop

    Email: gabjuk@hotmail.com

    ReplyDelete
  17. Following the Acute Designs blog via GFC as Gaby
    Email: gabjuk@hotmail.com

    ReplyDelete
  18. following this blog via GFC as gaby
    Email: gabjuk@hotmail.com

    ReplyDelete
  19. Liked Acute Designs on Facebook as Gab Juk
    Email: gabjuk@hotmail.com

    ReplyDelete
  20. Tweeted as @g_gaby_gaby
    link:https://twitter.com/#!/g_gaby_gaby/status/159469201889824768
    Email: gabjuk@hotmail.com

    ReplyDelete
  21. Hearted Acute Design on Etsy as Gab Juk
    Email: gabjuk@hotmail.com

    ReplyDelete
  22. Keeping my fingers and ears crossed for these tangerine drop earrings, the color is so 2012!

    http://www.etsy.com/listing/83314467/vintage-sparkling-tangerine-drop?favorite_user_id=8474022&show_panel=true

    yumihamano@gmail.com

    ReplyDelete
  23. Heart the lovely Etsy shop (jcloh)

    yumihamano@gmail.com

    ReplyDelete
  24. Following your blog with gfc, thanks for the lovely giveaway.

    yumihamano@gmail.com

    ReplyDelete
  25. I tweeted here
    https://twitter.com/#!/theotherpocket/status/159488628513452032

    ReplyDelete
  26. how would I ever pick? I love the Elsie headband, but honestly it would probably take me forever to decide what I wanted :)

    ReplyDelete
  27. I follow the acute design blog!

    ReplyDelete
  28. and of course I follow your blog! :)

    ReplyDelete
  29. i love the cascading petals headband in gold!

    ReplyDelete
  30. i'm a follower of the acute designs blog!

    ReplyDelete
  31. i'm a follower of your blog already!

    ReplyDelete
  32. i like acute designs on facebook too!

    ReplyDelete
  33. just tweeted about the giveaway! https://twitter.com/#!/babypenguin13/status/159497697152348160

    ReplyDelete
  34. I love the Cascading Petals in Gold. Gorgeous!

    ReplyDelete
  35. I'd buy one of the Velvet Skinny Bow Stretch Headbands

    ReplyDelete
  36. Oooo... the Double Natalie in gold is calling out my name. I'd use it more as everyday wear rather than for a wedding-related piece!

    xo,
    Margaret
    --
    margeincharge(at)gmail(dot)Com

    ReplyDelete
  37. the elsie is pretty stinking adorable!

    ReplyDelete
  38. tweeted!!

    https://twitter.com/#!/sandyalamode/status/159612624139591681

    ReplyDelete
  39. I LOVE all of her bridal stuff. Problem is I'm not getting married again.
    I'd get this in red but on a stretch band http://www.etsy.com/listing/85772216/cascading-petals-cobalt-blue-gold-or

    ReplyDelete
  40. GFC follower of Acute Designs blog

    ReplyDelete
  41. Tweeted the giveaway https://twitter.com/#!/waterlillynb/status/159618667745771521

    ReplyDelete
  42. I love the cascading petals headband or the Alice headband.

    ReplyDelete
  43. I follow acute designs with gfc!

    ReplyDelete
  44. I like the mustard yellow necklace, but I also LOVE the skinny velvet bow headbands!

    ReplyDelete
  45. I'm a GFC follower of her blog

    ReplyDelete
  46. I'm a public GFC follower of your blog

    ReplyDelete
  47. I'd love this! http://www.etsy.com/listing/80598554/simple-vintage-lace-headband

    Adelyn
    noble1ofgod(at)gmail(dot)com
    www.randomnessfromtheaddiecorner.blogspot.com

    ReplyDelete
  48. Following Acute Designs!

    Adelyn
    noble1ofgod(at)gmail(dot)com
    www.randomnessfromtheaddiecorner.blogspot.com

    ReplyDelete
  49. hearted Acute Designs via Etsy!

    Adelyn
    noble1ofgod(at)gmail(dot)com
    www.randomnessfromtheaddiecorner.blogspot.com

    ReplyDelete
  50. liked her fb page!

    Adelyn
    noble1ofgod(at)gmail(dot)com
    www.randomnessfromtheaddiecorner.blogspot.com

    ReplyDelete
  51. tweeted! (@addiecorner)

    Adelyn
    noble1ofgod(at)gmail(dot)com
    www.randomnessfromtheaddiecorner.blogspot.com

    ReplyDelete
  52. i think the Soft Velvet Bows are my favorite.

    ReplyDelete
  53. and i'm a public gfc follower of yours, too.

    ReplyDelete
  54. and i liked her on facebook (acct. name:Jakob Müller)

    ReplyDelete
  55. Digging the Tiny Rosy Pink Rosebud Stud Earrings!

    Kristina
    Something 2 Write About

    ReplyDelete
  56. Added Acute Designs to my "shop favorites" on Etsy!

    Kristina
    Something 2 Write About

    ReplyDelete
  57. Liked Acute Designs on Facebook!

    Kristina
    Something 2 Write About

    ReplyDelete
  58. Tweeted about the giveaway! "i love all things pretty so i entered the @AcuteDesigns giveaway over @muchloveilly! enter HERE: http://tinyurl.com/7e2xwaj"

    Kristina
    Something 2 Write About

    ReplyDelete
  59. Ooh so many pretty things!! I loove the Cascading Petals headband! And the Sequin & Lace headband! Annd the Silver Rhinestone headband... hehe.

    ReplyDelete
  60. AcuteDesigns is added to my favourites! :)

    ReplyDelete
  61. Lovely giveaway! :)

    If I won, I would spend my credit on: http://www.etsy.com/listing/88344460/gray-distressed-circle-brass-dangle

    ReplyDelete
  62. The elsie sweetheart headband is adorable!

    ReplyDelete
  63. Teardrop Gold Sparkle Drop Earrings
    so very cute!
    rwvanvoorhis at gmail dot com

    ReplyDelete
  64. gosh... hard decision. But I guess my favorite is the Yellow and Gray Brass Filigree Necklace.

    ReplyDelete
  65. The pink and gold flower ring is so awesome.!

    ReplyDelete
  66. The orange dahlia earrings are soo cute. thanks for the chance to win!

    ReplyDelete
  67. lovin' the Rusty Pumpkin Orange Brass Filigree Drop Earrings!!

    ReplyDelete
  68. I'm a GFC follower of your blog!

    ReplyDelete
  69. I heart Acute Designs via Etsy!

    ReplyDelete
  70. I liked Acute Designs via facebook!

    ReplyDelete
  71. I would pick a few pairs of earrings - they're all so pretty!

    ReplyDelete
  72. Now following Gina's blog via GFC.

    ReplyDelete
  73. I already follow your blog! :)

    ReplyDelete
  74. Acute Designs = Hearted on Etsy.

    ReplyDelete
  75. Rhinestone, Pearls, and Golden Leaves - Set of Two Vintage Jewel Hairpins
    these are to cute!
    boon1211atgmaildotcom

    ReplyDelete
  76. I think I would get this: Mustard and Cream Satin Flower Tie Headband

    ReplyDelete
  77. I love the Roe Gold Glitter Studs, the Vintage Sparkling Amber Drop Earrings, and the Double Natalie - Gold and Rhinestone Beaded Tie Headband or Halo. So many pretty things, I can't decide!

    ReplyDelete
  78. I follow your blog using GFC.

    ReplyDelete
  79. I looked through the whole shop and I swear my favorite thing was the very first item - the hot pink heart studs! Although they're only $10 before the 20% off so maybe I'll just buy them...

    Rose
    fragmentcr.typepad.com

    ReplyDelete
  80. i shared the love on my blog

    http://southernpinky.blogspot.com/2012/01/riding-with-girls.html

    ReplyDelete
  81. WOW! Amazing shop!

    I have no idea what I'd buy if I won; I love the glitter rings, The Constance, Velvet bows, the tie headbands, the beaded headband but I love, most of all I'm fairly sure, the Shimmering white and silver headband! Adore it!

    ReplyDelete
  82. I heart acute designs on etsy!

    ReplyDelete
  83. I love the heart headband. I'd definitely get that!

    ReplyDelete
  84. I follow the Acute Designs blog.

    ReplyDelete
  85. I hearted Acute Designs on Etsy!

    ReplyDelete
  86. I would buy the gray distressed circle brass dangle earrings


    jessicarwarfield at gmail dot com

    ReplyDelete
  87. I am a public GFC follower of the Acute Designs blog


    jessicarwarfield at gmail dot com

    ReplyDelete
  88. I am already a public GFC follower of this blog


    jessicarwarfield at gmail dot com

    ReplyDelete
  89. I heart Acute Designs via Etsy


    jessicarwarfield at gmail dot com

    ReplyDelete
  90. I like Acute Designs via Facebook

    jessicarwarfield at gmail dot com

    ReplyDelete
  91. i would get the glitter studs or the tiny flower bobby pins

    hopeswenson@gmail.com

    ReplyDelete
  92. i heart Acute Designs on etsy

    hopeswenson@gmail.com

    ReplyDelete
  93. I would get the Large Mustard Yellow Rose Necklace... it is so cute!

    geckopickle(at)gmail(dot)com

    ReplyDelete
  94. I follow this blog.

    geckopickle(at)gmail(dot)com

    ReplyDelete
  95. I'm a fan of Acute Designs on Facebook.

    geckopickle(at)gmail(dot)com

    ReplyDelete
  96. I would purchase the Ivory and Pink Satin Flower Tie Headband or Halo... very cute!

    ReplyDelete
  97. I like the Cream Silk and Pink, and Pearl - Baby or Little Girl Headband! :)

    fallingfan at gmail.com

    ReplyDelete

aw, shucks! thanks for reading and leaving me some LOVE. you (yes, YOU!) seriously rock my face off.

please, leave me your email address if you have a question that you would like me to answer!