mommy's style

mommy's style
mommy's style

kumquat's style

kumquat's style
kumquat's style

shop our closet

shop our closet
shop our closet

birthday extravaganza

I briefly hinted at this a couple of weeks ago, and now I finally get to make the official announcement -

I will be turning 26 on April 14th, and as part of my 25 before 26 list, I have a goal of reaching a certain number of readers by my 26th birthday. I've made quite a bit of progress in the last few weeks, but I'm nowhere near where I'd like to be! I know there are a lot of you out there who frequent my blog but haven't become official followers yet, so to entice you I've decided to bribe you host my first giveaway!!!

what you can win:
One of TWO $25 e-gift cards to
BONUS: If there are 40+ individual entries, I will give away a $10 e-gift card 
in addition to the two $25 cards.
BONUS: If there are 150+ individual entries, I will give away a $50 e-gift card 
in addition to the two $25 cards and the $10 card.
Tell your friends, tell your neighbors, tell the supermarket clerk! 
The more entries there are, the more chances to win and bigger scores to haul!

when you can enter:
The giveaway is open from RIGHT NOW until 12:01am on April 16th, 2012 (through the end of my birthday weekend!). This gives you a little over two weeks, and there are daily entries available - the sooner you enter, the more chances you have!
Winner will be chosen through Rafflecopter and notified via email within three days.

how you can play:
+3 entries: Follow my blog via Google Friend Connect, Bloglovin' or subscribe via email. 
All three are available in the right column under "stalk me". (mandatory)
+3 entries: Leave a comment on this post and tell me HAPPY BIRTHDAY! (mandatory)
+2 entries: "Like" frayed threads on Facebook.
+2 entries: Follow me (@fashion_nerd13) on Twitter.
+1 entry: Post about this giveaway on your blog. 
Blog post must remain within top two entries for at least 24 hours to count, and you must leave me the link! You can do this every day too - just a link at the beginning/middle/end is fine :)
+1 entry: Tweet about this giveaway - do this daily for extra entries! 
Make sure you use the tweet text included in Rafflecopter - it contains a link to this giveaway and my handle.
+1 entry: Follow me on Chictopia.
+1 entry: Follow me on Pinterest.
+1 entry: Add me to your "Following" circle on Google+

I know that's a lot to take in - think you've got it? That's 15 possible entries (not counting the extras for daily entries) with up to FOUR possible prizes! And remember, only the top two entries are required, so after that feel free to do as many (or as few) as you want!

Make sure to submit all entries through the Rafflecopter widget below, and don't forget to come back every day to tweet or blog about this giveaway and get extra entries!

In the meantime, be sure to check out the rest of my 25 before 26 list - recently optimized for completion within two weeks, and let me know what you think. Do you have a similar list, or do you take more of a live-life-as-it-comes approach?

New to the blog? Let's get to know each other! Leave me a comment or send me an email, and be sure to get the scoop and check out some of my favorite posts:

Thanks for your interest, but this giveaway is closed!
Don't despair! I foresee lots of fun giveaways in the near future!
Subscribe to my blog for updates, tips & tricks, style advice and chances to win free stuff!

Note: This giveaway is in no way associated or affiliate with Forever 21 or; therefore they have no liability or responsibility for it. It's all me kids!
P.S. This giveaway is open to US residents only - sorry!


~~~~~~ said...


Unknown said...

Happy Birthday darling! Great giveaway, I'm sure you'll make your goal by the end of your bday^^

Tori said...

Happy birthday! Hope it's a great one:) Thanks for the giveaway

Alyssa Pritchett said...

Happy Birthday to you! I hope you have a wonderful day my fellow fashionista! :) Awesome blog by the way!

Colleen Boudreau said...


Anash said...

happy b-day!

Unknown said...

Happy Birthday hun

M said...

Happy Birthday!!! Mine's the 15th. Way to party it up tax day babies!

Trending said...

Happy Birthday!!!

Patricia Wojnar Crowley said...

GFC entry#1 I follow as tcrowley122

Patricia Wojnar Crowley said...

GFC entry#2 I follow as tcrowley122

Patricia Wojnar Crowley said...

GFC entry#3 I follow as tcrowley122

Patricia Wojnar Crowley said...

Happy Birthday!!

Elise said...

Happy Birthday! Hope it's a good one!

Anissa said...

Happy Birthday@

Mamavalveeta03 said...

Happy Birthday!!!

Ms.Fashionista said...

Happy Birthday dear!


Kat said...

happy happy birthday!!!! :D

Rory said...


Tammie said...

I follow you on bloglovin

Tammie said...

became a follower on google friend

Tammie said...

I posted on my blog.

Tammie said...

I followed you on Pinterest

Tammie said...

I followed you on google+

Tammie said...

And a big Happy Birthday

Stephanie Ann said...


Autumn Cayleigh said...

Aww, hope you have a great birthday! My birthday is just 8 days after yours! :)

Linnie said...

Happy Birthday!!! Sheng ri kuai le!

Sandy a la Mode said...


Love Elizabeth Joy said...

Happy birthday <3

Amanda said...

Happy birthday!!!! Thank you for the giveaway!

tinatre said...

Happy Birthday! Thanks for the generous giveaway.

Apryl A. said...

I am not from the US so I can't enter :(

Anyhoo, a very Happy Birthday!

Decor and Dior said...

Happy Birthday!

Jules said...

HAPPY BIRTHDAY (from a new follower!) :D

szlee said...

Haaaaaaaaappy birthday

s. said...

Happy Birthday!! :)

Melodi said...

Happy Birthday! Enjoy your day! And thanx for this giveaway.

Jenni Austria Germany said...

whoa, this giveaway is ah-mazing.

and happy birthday!

Victoria R. said...

Happiest Birthday, ever! :)

Unknown said...

Happy Birthday!

Rachel Lena said...

Happy Birthday! I followed your blog on Google Friend Connect. And I followed you on Chictopia.

Vittoria @ The Beautiful Things said...


xoxo from nyc!

Dee said...


Vanessa said...


Vanessa said...


Vanessa said...


Tee said...

Happy Birthday!!

chris said...

happy birthday!!

Celeste said...


Kaylie said...


Marlysha said...


cheercfa07 said...

Happy Birthday!


Courtney B said...

happy birthday!!!!!

vanitizebaby at yahoo dot com

Elly said...

happy birthday! :)

Anonymous said...


JessLove said...

Happy Birthday !

Eva said...

Happy birthday ! <3

Anne said...

Happy Birthday and thank you for hosting this giveaway! It's very kind of you to do for your own birthday.

yoopa said...

omg. you're awesome to be hosting this for your birthday. HAPPY BIRTHDAY~! xD / twitter:@saya_l / fb: royee

Okapi said...

Happy birthday!

Sara said...

Happy birthday!!!

Geraldyne said...
This comment has been removed by the author.
Geraldyne said...

Happy birthday! Hope it's a great one! Thanks for the giveaway!
You can follow me back too! I'm new in Chictopia too :)

Georgina said...


Julie said...

Happy birthday :)
thanks for the giveaway

Unknown said...

Happy Birthday!!!

cadeira said...

Haha, I love this, what a great idea. Happy Birthday to you madam. Hope it's a good one!

Cynthia.Richardson said...

Happy Birthday!

Anonymous said...

Fortunately, in the past year alone, we've helped our clients receive millions in approvals payday loan quick cash the most sought after deal of loan market.

Anonymous said...

Bill, Manchester Wow Broderick will think the the Supreme Court are Kings instant payday loans this is really
a terrible move by management, not because it is paying
a particular dividend, but the belief that it really is taking on debt to do so.

Unknown said...

Our Tennessee Titan Flag is constructed of polyester, measures 3x5 feet, and has two plastic D-rings for attaching to our 6' aluminum flagpole or tailgate pole. The perimeter of our Tennessee Titan Flag is double stitched and the Tennessee Titan team logos are dye sublimated into the flag so they won't peel. Due to its large size, these flags are also perfect to hang on any wall in your game room, sports room, or house flags
nfl flags wholesaleHouston Oilers stars and stripes flags
Miami Dolphins banners
nfl house divided flags,
nfl house flags,
college flags 3x5,
Sports flags and banners,

Unknown said...

adidas ultra boost
air jordans
nike roshe uk
yeezy boost
chrome hearts online store
cheap jordans
jordan shoes
timberland boots
yeezy boost 350
falcons jersey

adidas nmd said...

coach handbags
ed hardy clothing
armani outlet
air force 1 shoes
ray ban sunglasses outlet
coach outlet
jordan 8
replica watches
nike roshe run
adidas yeezy

John said...

cheap nike sneakers
adidas sneakers
cheap rolex replica watches
dansko sale
michael kors
coach factory outlet online
adidas outlet
nike outlet store online
ralph lauren sale

PalaPala said...

Air Jordan 4 Retro
Jordan 11 For Sale
Kyrie Irving Shoes
Yeezy boost 350 v2
Air Jordan 9
Red Bottom Shoes For Women
Jordan Retro
Nike Air Max 270
Jordan 11

Bilibili said...

Pandora Jewelry
Nike Air Max 270
Red Bottom Shoes
Air Max 270
Air Jordan 11
Air Jordan 9
Jordans 11
Air Jordan 4
Jordan Retro 11
Pandora Jewelry Outlet

Bilibili said...

Pandora Jewelry
Jordan 11
Adidas Yeezy
Pandora Jewelry
Kyrie 3 Shoes
Retro Jordan 11
Air Jordan Retro 9
Nike Air Max 270
Red Bottom Shoes For Women

Hualala said...

Kyrie Shoes
Nike Air Max 270
Yeezy boost 350 v2
Pandora Jewelry Outlet
Jordan 11 For Sale
Pandora Jewelry
Air Jordan 9
Pandora Jewelry
Air Jordan 4

cara menggugurkan kandungan said...

cool, please guidance so that I can create a blog like yours

kayndesough said...

official statement have a peek here why not check here Dior Dolabuy go to this website Louis Vuitton Dolabuy

Back to Top