Monday, September 7, 2009

The Nooshka Giveaway! (ENDED)



Casey Raymond with her Nature Dolls

This is Casey. Casey is the creative mind behind Nooshka on Etsy.

"Self taught textile artist born and raised in New Zealand. Mother of one and fiancee to my darling and supportive husband to be Alexie. Lover of pink, has a creative block when it comes to the color purple. Can't read a book without falling asleep, drinks far to much coffee and tea but can't stand the taste of alcohol. Has nightmares about spiders in the bed but loves mice. Will try anything once. Lover of the outdoors, nature and camping. Has a dream of someday studying fashion and design and of course having my very own studio....with coffee machine".

If you have never seen her shop - you are in for a surprise! She has the LOVELIEST things I have ever seen! She is so creative, it really shows in her one of a kind pieces. Just look at these pretties:









Look around,
And you will find.
A friend for you,
That's one of a kind.

- Casey Raymond "Nooshka shop on Etsy"

If you have fallen in love with her shop and her unique creations, this is the chance for you to own one! Casey is giving away Lilly the Nature Doll! Lilly is a 17 inch tall doll made out of linen, wool and wool felt. Her face is hand stitched and her outfit handmade by Casey. If you want to see the complete description for Lilly, click here. Just look at what a beautiful doll she is:


... and with her pretty outfit:


Do you want her to be yours?

Here is how you can enter (please leave a different comment for each entry):

1. Visit Nooshka on Etsy and choose and pick a favorite
2. Follow Casey's blog, Mynooshka
3. Become a follower of my blog (if you already are, please state that in a comment)
4. Grab my pretty button for your blog
5. And for extra credit, who would you give Lilly to and why
(and it's okay if you want her for yourself!)

*if you don't have your email in your blog profile, please include it in one of your comments.

Good luck everybody! The winner will be picked through random.org on
Sunday, September 13, 2009.

This giveaway is now closed. Thank you for all the entries!

175 comments:

  1. I recently stumble on Nooshka on etsy and she is already on my favorite's list! I love Lilly! I think she is simply adorable! I would like her for myself. hee hee. =)

    tiffy_bui@hotmail.com ( contact )

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  2. Sebastian is just too adorable. Everything is so beautiful, so it is a hard choice.

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  3. I grabbed your button for my blog!

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  4. This is one of the most beautiful giveaways I have ever seen.I love the bianca bunny it's sooo pretty I love her outfit.Thanks Marian

    mtzeenla@yahoo.com

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  5. What a fab giveaway my fingers are crossed I want to win.I adore the gabriella large linen kitty she's purrfect.Thanks for the giveaway. Helen



    helenmillicent@yahoo.com

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  6. That's a tough one, but Bianca bunny is simply adorable!

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  7. Some many cute things! I LOVE the nooshkaville pillow set. I am redecorating my daughter's room as a 'outdoor/backyard' theme.

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  8. I love the "My Little Sparrow" patch pillow. All of her stuff is great!

    bettinawellmaker at gmail dot com

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  9. The Nooshkaville Pillow Set is AMAZING!! I seriously could look at that all day. So fun. Thanks!
    gomeggo[at]gmail[dot]com

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  10. My daughter is 7 months old and I would give it to her. I'd love it to be "the one" if you know what I mean : ) So unique. thanks!!
    gomeggo[at]gmail[dot]com

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  11. I am in love with it ALL. I chose as my favorite the Jane - Nature Doll because my daughter is also named Jane.

    marypres(at)gmail(dot)com

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  12. I would give Lilly to my daughter. Such a precious doll deserves to be loved by MY precious one.

    marypres(at)gmail(dot)com

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  13. Fav item in shop, by far is Sebastian!

    sara kittybblove[a]gmail.com

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  14. i really love the nooshkaville pillows... how fun and creative!!!
    sabeckstrom at yahoo dot com

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  15. Jane..Nature Doll by nooshka is my favorite although I do love the cats too.

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  16. Ruby the field owl is great!

    Jennifer
    http://the3maries.etsy.com

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  17. Following Casey's Blog:)

    Jennifer
    http://the3maries.etsy.com

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  18. Following your blog:)

    Jennifer
    http://the3maries.etsy.com

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  19. I would give Lilly to my daughter. She would love this beautiful doll!

    Jennifer
    http://the3maries.etsy.com

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  20. I love the pillow set - especially the one with the laundry on the line!

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  21. I would give the doll to my daughter Claire! :)

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  22. I love Gorgeous Gretchen Green! She's so chic.

    applez_55@yahoo.com

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  23. The doll Lily has a charm...
    very sweet and face so kind,
    The pillow set also caught my eye,
    Very colorful and cheerful too.

    I can imagine the pillows on my couch and chair
    Of solid colors, it would be so friendly,
    a retreat to dream about!

    pumpkinlady430@yahoo.com

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  24. Lilly is adorable! I also like Gabriella the cat and Bianca Bunny. All of her designs are so cute!
    murphykatt[at]yahoo[dot]com

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  25. My DD is celebrating her fourth birthday next month -this would be for her and I know she would cherish Lilly!
    murphykatt[at]yahoo[dot]com

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  26. I love Lilly, and also think Ruby is just a Hoot! (ha!). What talent she has, simply amazing - love and covet them all.

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  27. I would give miss lilly to my 4 year old (and probably have to buy another one for my 2 year old). So cute!

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  28. I love the Jane Nature Doll. They are all so gorgeous, though!

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  29. It would be a gift for my 1 year old who recently got really into dolls.

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  30. I do want her to be mine, she's beautiful!

    I also love the nooshkaville pillow set from Nooshka's Etsy shop.

    Thanks! JanuaryWish at verizon dot net

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  31. I love the nooshkaville pillow set!

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  32. I want this doll for myself, and when my daughter is old enough she can play with her too :)

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  33. I think Gabriella the kitty is adorable! Thanks for entering me into this giveaway.

    unforgetable_dreamer_always(at)hotmail.com

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  34. I like the Miho...nature doll by nooshka!

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  35. I love Sebastian in her store, he's adorable! THanks for the great giveaway!

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  36. I added your button to my sidebar: http://alatteinthemorning.blogspot.com

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  37. I would love to win Lilly for my little girl. Thanks for the chance!

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  38. Her products are so delightful :)

    I like the Nooshkaville Pillow Set

    aunteegem@yahoo.com

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  39. I follow your blog

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  40. I may just keep it for myself.

    aunteegem@yahoo.com

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  41. sebastian is cute!
    familytiesandgrowingpains@gmail.com

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  42. i follow mynooshka blog
    familytiesandgrowingpains@gmail.com

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  43. follow your blog
    familytiesandgrowingpains@gmail.com

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  44. i want to give lily to my daughter
    familytiesandgrowingpains@gmail.com

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  45. I like Gorgeous Gretchen

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  46. I want to give Lilly to my son. Ever since I had my first son, I was always looking for a doll made of natural materials. My youngest son would love Lilly so much

    pinkveganmiso(at)yahoo(dot)com

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  47. Aw, I love Lilly... and Bianca Bunny! :)

    http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=30459603

    hellcatvintage(at)gmail(dot)com

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  48. I'm following Casey's blog.

    hellcatvintage(at)gmail(dot)com

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  49. I am already a follower of your blog. :)

    hellcatvintage(at)gmail(dot)com

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  50. Lilly is so adorable I don't think I could give her away. I would probably keep her for myself. ;)

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  51. Hello, Your shop is fabulous! I adore handmade goodies and dolls are my favorite. Your Bianca
    Bunny is too adorable, also!
    Many thanks, Cindi
    jchoppes[at]hotmail[dot]com

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  52. I follow your blog via Google Friend Connect!
    Pixie is super cute on your blog.
    Thanks, Cindi
    jchoppes[at]hotmail[dot]com

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  53. I am already a follower of your blog!
    Again, many thanks.....Cindi
    jchoppes[at]hotmail[dot]com

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  54. My sister is my best friend! I would possibly gift this handmade doll to her or my niece who is very special to me. Otherwise, she would be all mine.....Thanks, Cindi
    jchoppes[at]hotmail[dot]com

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  55. Lilly would be a nice "welcome to womanhood" gift for my niece sho join the club 2 days ago.

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  56. I love the Nooshkaville Pillow!

    CherryBlossomsDesign at hotmail

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  57. I follow your blog!

    CherryBlossomsDesign at hotmail

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  58. I have your button:
    peonieblossoms.blogspot.com

    CherryBlossomsDesign at hotmail

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  59. I follow Nooshkas Blog!

    CherryBlossomsDesign at hotmail

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  60. I would give Lilly to my daughter, Ella...she is three years old and would absolutely love her to death!

    CherryBlossomsDesign at hotmail

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  62. follow your blog


    melanieadey at hotmail dot com

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  63. i have your button


    melanieadey at hotmail dot com

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  64. I love the Gabriella, Large Linen nooshka Kitty.

    melanieadey at hotmail dot com

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  65. I would love Lilly for my daughter Lily.
    melanieadey at hotmail dot com

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  66. I really like Sebastian!

    http://thevintagechain.blogspot.com/

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  67. I love Gretchen Green best-- she looks so skeptical, and cheerful too, like she's trying to figure out whether she should laugh. I want to take her on a picnic!

    carapacenator(at)gmail.com

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  68. I would give Lilly to my own mom, actually--she collects such lovelies, and Lily would have a nice big family to play with.:)

    carapacenator(at)gmail.com

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  69. I think Gorgeous Gretchen Green is so mischievous looking, like she has a secret! I love all these dolls, just amazing!
    Thanks! foxsquirrelrabbit at gmail dot com

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  70. I follow Mynooshka's blog!
    Thanks! foxsquirrelrabbit at gmail dot com

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  71. I follow your lovely blog!
    Thanks! foxsquirrelrabbit at gmail dot com

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  72. I have your button on my blog!
    http://www.backyardmama.blogspot.com
    Thanks! foxsquirrelrabbit at gmail dot com

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  73. I would give Lily to my daughter Ramona for Christmas this year because she would treasure her and their eyes look just the same--full of wonder!
    Thanks! foxsquirrelrabbit at gmail dot com

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  74. My toddler LOVES cats, but unfortunately our whole family is allergic to them! I know she would love the Gabriella, Large Linen nooshka Kitty! She's at a stage right now where she loves pretending to be a mommy, so she would have so much fun "taking care" of this kitty!
    Cassie
    cjm92995@yahoo.com

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  75. Following Mynooshka- and why not, she has great tutorials!:D

    carapacenator(at)gmail.com

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  76. Sebastian is really cute.

    khmorgan_00 [at] yahoo [dot] com

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  77. I LOVE Milan!! So is precious :)

    sarsosariATgmailDOTcom

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  78. I follow Mynooshka :)

    sarsosariATgmailDOTcom

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  79. I follow your blog :)

    sarsosariATgmailDOTcom

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  80. I would give Lilly to my daughter, Larkin. One of her nick names is Lark-a-Lilly :)

    sarsosariATgmailDOTcom

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  81. Following you, too, now-- anyone with my hair SHOULD follow you!:D

    carapacenator(at)gmail.com

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  82. I love the my little sparrow pillow!

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  83. I am going to have to selfish on this one because I doubt my son would enjoy her unless she happens to transform into a power ranger but I would keep Lilly for myself. She reminds me a doll I use to have as a child but Lilly is way cuter!! =)
    tiffy_bui@hotmail.com (contact)

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  84. Gorgeous Gretchen Green is the prettiest .the absolute cutest !

    weweredamsels@gmail.com

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  85. Wonderful dolls! My favorite is Gabriella!

    cac922@cccb.edu

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  86. I'm already following your blog

    cac922@cccb.edu

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  87. I have your button on my blog too :)

    cac922@cccb.edu

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  88. my favorite is Jane Nature Doll by nooshka.

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  89. I would give Lilly to my Baby in hopes that it is a girl lol

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  90. cdziuba@aol.com LOVE this: Gabriella, Large Linen nooshka Kitty

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  91. She has such wonderful items. I love Gulliver.

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  92. I would give Lilly to my 2 year old daughter. She would love her and kiss her.

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  93. The custom doll is my fav! I love the idea of making a custom doll! The little girls in our life love dolls that look like them!

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  94. I would give Lilly to my daughter :)

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  95. I like the one she is holding in the picture on your site with the pigtails but I didn't see it on her page so I will have to pick the Gabriella, Large Linen nooshka Kitty that was on her site.

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  96. I owuld give it to my daughter. She is a beautiful caring person.

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  97. I like Gorgeous Gretchen Green

    tiramisu392 (at) yahoo.com

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  98. My fave from the shop is Meg...a meadow owl:)

    findikim[at]gmail[dot]com

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  99. Follower of your blog!

    findikim[at]gmail[dot]com

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  100. Follower of mynooshka!

    findikim[at]gmail[dot]com

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  101. I'm thinking of giving her to my boyfriend because she looks a bit like me:)
    But maybe I!ll change my idea when I see her:)

    findikim[at]gmail[dot]com

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  102. I love the My little sparrow patch pillow.
    jswandrn @ gmail.com

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  103. I would love to keep Lilly for myself but I would give her to my 5 yr old, who we call Lele! =)

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  104. Just became a follower of your blog! =)

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  105. Fave in her shop? That's a hard one! Meg... the Meadow Owl. (I heart owls!)

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  106. My favorite is Gabriella.

    chaipo at yahoo dot com

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  107. I would give Lily to my daughter, who would absolutely love this doll and probably take her everywhere!

    chaipo at yahoo dot com

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  108. I am now following the mynooshka blog on reader.

    chaipo at yahoo dot com

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  109. I am now following YOUR blog as well on reader!

    chaipo at yahoo dot com

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  111. My little sparrow patch pillow
    http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=29339770

    I love the dolls, but this pillow really stands out to me. My mom and I love birds, this would be a really good present for her!

    risingphoenixtoys at gmail dot com

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  112. I am following her blog

    risingphoenixtoys at gmail dot com

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  113. I am following your blog.

    risingphoenixtoys at gmail dot com

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  114. I would save this doll for a future daughter. I want one really bad, I'm already saving things for her!

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  115. My favorite item is the Gabriella, Large Linen nooshka Kitty
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  116. I follow Mynooshka's blog
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  117. I'm your follower
    Ladytink_534(at)yahoo(dot)com

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  118. Honestly I haven't decided whether I'm going to keep this adorable doll for myself or if I'm going to give it to my niece...
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  119. My favorite at the site is Gretchen and Milan!! They are both perfect!! Please enter me.

    ssummmer(at)gmail(dot)com

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  120. I follow the Mynooshka blog.

    ssummmer(at)gmail(dot)com

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  121. I follow your blog.

    ssummmer(at)gmail(dot)com

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  122. My favorite is the Nooshka Doll #5, but her entire shop is just wonderful!

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  123. I heart Gabriella! <3 So cute! trixpixel(at)gmail.com

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  124. I DO want her to be mine! Although I maaaaay share her with my daughter. I am also in love with the Gabriella Kitty.
    katiekarr at gmail dot com

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  125. I really like Gorgeous Gretchen Green...her face is beautiful!

    carethediva[at]hotmail[dot]com

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  126. the little sparrow patch pillow--so cute

    sandtneal at mfire dot com

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  127. following you

    sandtneal at mfire dot com

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  128. following mynooshka

    sandtneal at mfire dot com

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  129. I love the Meg...a meadow owl doll.... so cute!!!!!

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  130. I would give the doll to my 2 year old niece Hayden... she would LOVE this dolly.

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  131. I really love Sebastian and the Little Sparrow Patch Pillow too.

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  132. I have your button on my sidebar.

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  133. If I won this beautiful doll, it would be for my daughter, but I'd keep it until she is old enough to take care of it (she just turned one).

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  134. I love the 'my little sparrow' patch pillow!

    urchiken at gmail dot com

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  135. I love Ruby a Field Owl.

    hafner611{AT}gmail{DOT}com

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  136. I'm following mynooshka's blog.

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  137. I would give it to my daughter because she loves dolls. She would love this.

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  138. Sebastian is such a cutie!
    tylerpants(at)gmail.com

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  139. I follow your blog!
    tylerpants(at)gmail.com

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  140. I follow Casey's blog too!
    tylerpants(at)gmail.com

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  141. I'd love to give Lilly to my niece. She loves pretty dolls!
    tylerpants(at)gmail.com

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  142. I really love the Bridgette Bunny! Thanks for the chance to win.

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  143. My favorite is the nooshkaville pillow set it is darling and I like the little sparrow pillow. The owls are cool and Sebastian is so cute. All the items are just lovely.

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  144. I would give this doll to my daughter Ines, because she looks like her and I wish I could have given her a lot more dolls when she was little.

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  145. Sebastian is just too adorable

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  146. i would like to give it to my daughter

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