Tuesday, March 8, 2011

{Giveaway} shabby apple

i smell spring...
i'm sneezing
and my eyes are itchy.

but i'm excited for warmer weather,
spending time outside
and wearing bright, pretty dresses...


like this one, in fact!

how would you like to welcome spring 
in this bright, pretty dress?

maybe you can...
thanks to shabby apple, they are offering one lucky reader the chance.
want to have this beauty show up on your very own doorstep?

here's how you enter:
(you MUST be an eighteen25 follower to enter and a US resident)
for ONE entry...leave a comment and tell us why you are excited for spring.

once you look at the website, i'm sure you'll have your eye on more dresses...
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shabby apple is giving our readers 10% off anything on their website until march 13th.
just enter eighteen2510off at checkout!

we'll see you on sunday when we announce the winner...
good luck!

755 comments:

  1. my favorite thing about spring is all the beautiful colors that begin to pop up one by one. as well as getting out in the garden to brighten up my yard :)

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  2. excited to play OUTSIDE with my kids.

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  3. the weather and dresses/skirts/shorts!!!

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  4. Love Shabby Apple dresses and can't wait for my spring flowers to start blooming and all the little chirping birds to start singing!

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  5. I'm excited for spring because of the gorgeous weather.

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  6. I'm excited for spring because it means I get to plant my garden with lots of fruits and veggies!

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  7. Um I am excited for spring because I will get to bust out my new Shabby Apple dress when I win it. *WINNING*

    Oh sorry everyone for wasting your time entering. Random.org has promised me a win and this is the one, I am sure of it!!!

    XOXO

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  8. I love that it's almost easter! Also, because we get to find out our babies gender in the spring:)

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  9. I cannot wait for spring because I want to challenge myself to take better advantage of the Colorado outdoors this year. Camping, hiking, running...I want to experience it all!

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  10. I love spring. The pretty flowers, the birds singing, the warm sun shining, ahhhhhhh!

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  11. I am excited for Spring because of the warmer weather, smell of flowers, playing outdoors and wearing frilly dresses and flip flops!

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  12. I just love to be warm. I love sitting on the grass under the warm sun!

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  13. I love the colors of spring! I love how the weather is perfect..spring is my absolute favorite!

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  14. I 'liked' the Shabby Apple on Facebook! :)

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  15. I am excited for color and warm and skirts (sans stockings) and sandals!

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  16. I like Shabby Apple on FB.

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  17. My kids ask to ride their bikes every day. I am excited for spring to be able to spend time outside with my kids and enjoy the sunshine!

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  18. I love the yellow dress. Perfect for an upcoming wedding!

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  19. I love all of the flowers blooming and the chance to pull out all of my skirts and and sandals to wear.

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  20. Just "liked" Shabby Apple on FB.

    Spring--so much to like!! I love the earth and birds waking up , I love the colors, I love the joy of seeing tulips poke their little heads out of the dirt, I love the warm sun finally coming out. Bring it on spring. I'm ready for you!

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  21. I love all of the pretty blooms and when everything turns green.

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  22. I'm excited for spring so that I don't freeze my buns off when I go outside with my new puppy!

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  23. I like shabby apple on facebook.

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  24. I like shabby apple on facebook.

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  25. I am excited for spring to bring warm weather, garden work and more trips to the park!

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  26. I am excited for spring so I can send my three boys OUTSIDE! :)

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  27. Longer sunlight hours! So excited about the time change!!

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  28. I'm excited for spring because it means having every window in the house open wide letting in breezes and bird song!

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  29. Love Spring! and the burst out of winter, blossoms, color, etc! It is just a lovely time of year! Perfect for wearing my new Shabby Apple dress that I really hope I win!!! This store makes me drool.

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  30. I love putting away the boots and shopping for new spring outfits in light colors!

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  31. I'm excited for spring because Fiesta Texas is opening!

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  32. I am excited for the beautiful colors, the kids running free, walks around the neighborhood, and sitting on my porch!

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  33. I cant wait for spring break!!!! I'm ready to take a break from law school and go to denver for the week!
    Oh, and I'm excited for no snow..of course!

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  34. Of course I've liked shabby apple on facebook!!!
    Thanks for the great giveaway!

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  35. I'm in love with that dress! I'm ready for spring because better running weather (well, as long as it's not storming ha) and the farmers market!

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  36. I love Spring...it means I get to open up all of the windows in my house(without freezing my buns off), beautiful colors popping up outside (besides grey), and I will be that much closer to having baby no. 2 (due in June)!

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  38. I'm looking forward to spring break with my honey! Our first vacation together...6 more days!

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  39. i'm ready for skirts and sandals!

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  40. I love the smell of spring!

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  41. I'm can't wait to see the warm sun and wear spring skirts.

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  42. Im excited for spring bc im hoping it will make all these sickness we have had for the last month to go away!!!!!

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  43. I can't wait for spring to be outside and play, all of the fresh fruits and all the pictures I will assuredly take!

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  44. I live in Minnesota, so I'm excited for spring so that I can get outside and start doing things again! It's hard to motivate yourself to go places when you have to bundle up and see white stuff everywhere. Yuck!

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  45. I like Shabby Apple on Facebook

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  46. can't wait to play outside with my son.

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  47. I'm excited for spring (warmer weather) because I can't stand having to bundle up my little guy in layers and layers of clothing and blankets. Poor guy gets suffocated in so much cotton!

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  48. I'm excited for the most beautiful season in AZ:) citrus blossoms, happy kiddos & beautiful dresses:)

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  49. My favorite thing about spring is tulips. I love their simple beauty and intoxicating fragrance...if only they lasted a little longer!

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  50. I am excited to see the first buds on trees. That is my favorite part! And since I just moved to snow after having not lived in it for 4 years, I'm ready for warm weather!

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  51. I am a friend of Shabby Apple on FB

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  52. I like shabby apple on face book:)

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  53. I'm excited for spring so all the snow will go away and I can go running outside!
    -Ashley
    bandgeek_22@hotmail.com

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  54. I am excited for Spring for so many reasons. It always feels like a fresh start, the weather is beautiful here in the desert, my anniversary, my birthday, Mother's Day, and lots of cute clothes and bright colors are all a part of Spring.

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  55. I like Shabby Apple on Facebook.

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  56. I like Shabby Apple on Facebook.
    -Ashley
    bandgeek_22@hotmail.com

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  57. This spring, I'm excited to find out if Baby #4 is a boy or a girl...I can't wait any longer!

    But, I also loves the colors the season brings, too! ;-)

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  58. I am a new follower. I look foreward to spring because everything feels fresh and new. Maybe it's all the bright green shooting up everywhere.

    Love, Shellsea - Giveaway Today :)

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  59. I'm looking forward to spring so I can wear flip flops again!

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  60. I am excited for the warmer weather!!!

    pickleandcupcake@gmail.com

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  61. I like on facebook.

    pickleandcupcake@gmail.com

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  62. I love Spring because I know Summer's just around the corner. I'm in LOVE with that darling yellow dress!
    Pickmepleazzzzz!!!!

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  63. Oh i love that dress! I am excited for new beginnings and fresh air.

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  64. I like shabby apple on facebook!

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  65. I love spring ... I love planting new flowers and browsing the stores for new skirts and dresses!

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  66. What darling dresses! I am excited for Spring so that I can get out and work in the garden with my kids!

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  67. I'm excited for Spring because it means I can go outside and not dress like the abominable snowman!!

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  68. I can't wait to get outside and play with kids!

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  69. I like Shabby Apple on Facebook :)

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  70. I really like Shabby Apple on Facebook :)

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  71. My favorite thing about spring is the budding trees, even though I know it gives many people allergies, I love seeing the little green leaves coming out!

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  72. I am so super excited for spring this year! My husband and I are planning our first garden! Corn, tomato, green beans, you name it! I really can not wait!

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  73. I like Shabby Apple on facebook :)

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  74. I already LIKE Shabby Apple on FB! Oh how I want to win a dress!

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  75. I follow you :) I can't wait to plant my veggie garden!

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  76. Spring means FLIP FLOPS!! My toes are already longing to be free from the confines of my winter shoes. They love showing off!

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  77. my daughter will be walking this spring. I am so excited for that, even though she will be into everything! ;)

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  78. I am excited for Spring because the snow melts away and then the flower and beautiful plants begin to pop out of the ground and the trees. I get so excited about the bright colors and the warm weather.

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  79. I'm with Amanda... flip flops!! I'm also excited to see fields of buttercups and Easter with my family. I am not looking forward to the allergies, though! This dress is absolutely adorable and I think I would wear it a lot! :)

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  80. I'm so excited for spring because i'll get to go home from college and spend some time with my family at home! And.. i liked shabby apple on facebook :) Three entries for me because i LOVE that yellow dress!

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  81. I am excited for my to see the flowers that I planted last year bloom this spring! My grandmother sent me a couple of different color iris and I am excited to see what colors I have :)

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  82. Spring colors in my yard...
    Spring colors in my closet...
    Spring colors are so hasppy!!!

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  83. I am looking forward to being able to spend more time outdoors and not worrying that the next snow storm is going to shut down the roads.
    sdawnking(at)gmail(dot)com

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  84. I'm excited for spring because I'm ready to get these kiddos out of the house!!!!

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  85. I also like them on Facebook.

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  86. Spring means my birthday and this year I am actually looking forward to it.
    kate(dot)obrien219(at)gmail(dot)com

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  87. I liked Shabby Apple on FB #1
    kate(dot)obrien219(at)gmail(dot)com

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  88. I liked Shabby Apple on FB #2
    kate(dot)obrien219(at)gmail(dot)com

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  89. Spring means that school is almost out. I love summers spent with my boy.

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  90. I'm a follower and I can't wait for spring so that I will no longer be cold. Thanks for the opportunity to win!=)

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  91. I love spring because it's a fresh start. Spring cleaning, spring wardrobe, baby birdies and flowers starting to bloom like crazy!

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  92. I love being able to wear flip flops without having to step in the snow. Hurry up Spring!

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  93. My name is Ingrid and I "LIKE" Shabby Apple on facebook. I also like buying their adorable clothing. I may or may not be addicted.

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  94. Springtime in Texas is the greatest time of year! There's so much to do and the weather is perfect!

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  95. I am an eighteen25 follower. I am so excited for Spring to get here. I love the weather and colors to decorate with and dress in! It's such a beautiful season.

    jennawinters@gmail.com

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  96. I love spring because this blasted snow melts...

    I just love soaking up some sunshine.

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  97. I like Shabby Apple on facebook!

    jennawinters@gmail.com

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  98. Oh, let's be honest. I need these kids to play outside some!!!

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  100. Oh man, shabby apple makes my heart go pitter patter, I NEED these to wear to church! My favorite part of spring is the smell! I cannot wait for that clean, fresh scent!

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  101. I like Shabby Apple on facebook under Alicen Lowe Bateman.

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  102. My favorite part of spring is finally being able to open the windows to get fresh air in the house.

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  103. Ah spring! Can't wait for the warmer weather and for everything to be green again :)

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  104. My Fav thing is being able to play outside with my kids again!

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  105. I don't like shabby apple on face book, I LOVE them!

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  106. I love the fresh, clean air and working in the garden!

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  107. I'm excited for spring because of the trees blooming and I'm keeping my fingers crossed that the ducks that have made my backyard their new home will have some baby ducklings!

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  108. Oh my goodness I love those dresses!! My favorite thing about spring is the change in the weather! I CANNOT wait for this yucky winter to be over and enjoy some sunshine!! :)

    I'm already a follower! :)

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  109. So excited for Spring!! All the warm sunshine, the kids playing outside all day, and most importantly, because baby boy #4 will be joining us!!!

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  110. my favorite part of spring is being outside with my kiddo's!

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  111. I am so excited for spring to come so I can play with my baby outside. I love being able to go on walks around the neighborhood and push him in his stroller. I also love all the fun spring colors and cadbury eggs. :)

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  112. Oh I love Shabby Apple!! I've bought their dresses for my little girl but never for myself! And my favorite part of Spring has got to be the flowers... I love those tulips!

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  113. I like Shabby Apple on Facebook!

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  114. I'm excited for spring because my daughter and I share birthdays in April! It makes spring that much more awesome!

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  115. I am excited for Spring because I won't have to wear big, puffy jackets anymore.

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  116. I also follow Shabby Apple on Facebook!

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  117. I'm ready to wear sandals and to not have dry skin... :)

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  118. I'm excited for Spring because I'll be able to take my daughter to the park to play. & to the river to feed the ducks. We didn't get to do any of that last year (her first spring), so I'm really looking forward to it this year.

    ps I like Shabby Apple on Facebook

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  119. I'm excited for the warm weather so I can get back out there on the tennis court.

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  120. I cannot wait for Spring so my kids and I can go outside and play! We're sick of being couped up inside, ugh.

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  121. I "like" Shabby Apple on facebook.

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  122. I am excited for spring bc I love being outside with kids in the nice weather and chatting with neighbor friends while the kids play!

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  123. And I "like" Shabby Apple on FB too

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  124. I'm ready for the color of the tulips and daffodils, the happy sounds of my kids in the backyard, and not having to run the heat or the air conditioner!

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  125. I'm excited for Spring because it brings nice, beautiful weather! I love the flowers, I love being able to go on walks outside and I love the spring fashions!

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  126. I "LIKE" Shabby Apple on Facebook!

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  127. I love seeing everything bloom and become green and alive again. I love planting a graden and flowers and working in them.

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  128. I'm excited to plant my garden!

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  129. I am excited for spring to get out and enjoy the gorgeous weather, and work in my garden!

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  130. I'm excited to take my kids to the park and the gardens. I'm also excited to wear my cute spring skirts.

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  131. I love the spring! I'm extremely excited to get my garden in the ground and build my 4 year old and 14 month old a play house for our yard! I'm also excited to see the snow GONE!

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  132. I like Shabby Apple on facebook.

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  133. I'm excited for Spring because I can send my kids OUTSIDE to play!

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  134. I am excited for SPRING and the beautiful buds and green grass it brings!

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  135. I am so excited for spring for a couple of reasons: #1 my birthday, #2 warmer weather, #3 I can actually see grass and not snow, and #4 I can finally start planting in my garden!

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  136. I "liked" Shabby Apple on FB!

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  137. I liked Shabby Apple on FB! Woot woot!

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  138. I love spring because I'll FINALLY be able to get my pregnant bootie outside and walking! :)

    I ADORE Shabby Apple!

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  139. I can't wait for the flowers to bloom, I love spring!

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  140. So excited for spring because we've been in a deep freeze for like five months I just want to feel the sun talk a walk take the kids to the park starting running outside again!!! Can't wait for spring!!! {thats beside the obvious green grass buds leaves ahhh can't wait!!

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  141. My wife would love this... almost as much as she loves Spring!

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  142. I like Spring because everything blooms!

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  143. I'm excited for flip flops, shorts and no snow!

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  144. I am so excited for spring! I can't wait for this rainy Seattle weather to leave and get outside with my little boys!

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  145. Springtime is my favorite time of year because of all the flowers, especially tulips!

    emilou84037@yahoo.com

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  146. Like on FB

    emilou84037@yahoo.com

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  147. I am so excited to use my new 24-70lens on my 3 boys (one of which is just a new little guy) to get a the first fab photo of all of them together!! Bring on the color and smell of spring!

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  148. 2nd entry: Like on FB!

    emilou84037@yahoo.com

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  149. I am excited to start going to parks again and when I open my curtains to see the sun shining. I am sick of this gloomy weather here in the NW.

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  150. One of my favorite things about spring is seeing the blossoms and tulips. It reminds me of my wedding day. :)

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  151. I "like" Shabby Apple on Facebook!

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  152. I'm a follwer, and I am so ready for spring and flowers and vitamin D!

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  153. I'm loving the cherry blossoms, one of my favorite parts of spring. Also looking forward to the warmer weather.

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  154. I follow your great site. And I love the warm weather, and playing outside with my kids. Also some new spring clothes would be nice with the warmer weather coming.

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  155. I'm a follower! I love shabby apple! I can't wait for spring because I hope flu season will be over and we'll all stay healthy for longer than a week! :-)

    trinajonas@gmail.com

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  156. I am a fan of eighteen25 on facebook. The best part of spring is the gorgeous weather and my son's birthday!

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  157. I'm excited for Spring because it means I get to run outside without getting a cold and I also get to pull out all my bright spring clothes!

    ndsaldy@gmail.com

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  158. Oh, spring...I cannot wait for the flowers! It can't get here fast enough. P.S. Those dresses at Shabby Apple are beautiful!

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  159. I am excited for spring because it means we can get out of the house and go to the park!! I had a baby in February and have been cooped up for way too long!!!

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  160. i can't wait to run outside again... i've missed it!

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  161. I like shabby apple on facebook

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  162. i "liked" shabby apple on facebook too!

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  163. I'm excited for spring because then perhaps we'll see the sun! Too much rain right now...
    carrie.n.coleman@gmail.com

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  164. And I Like ShabbyApple on facebook! :) carrie.n.coleman@gmail.com

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