Saturday, August 21, 2010

Industrious Daughters-Olde Angora Giveaway


I love hearing about how women are being industrious in their homes by helping to make money to help their families like we see modeled by the Proverbs 31 woman. I especially love when I get to hear stories of daughters who use the talents and gifts that God has given them to bless others with an entrepreneurial focus, I find it truly so inspiring!

I would like to introduce you to Olde Angora. Olde Angora is an Etsy shop started by a godly, homeschool daughter who loves to knit and crochet, and now she has started a shop to sell her wares. It reminds me of this verse in Proverbs 31:24--

"She makes linen garments and sells them, and supplies the merchants with sashes."

Miss Miriam, owner of the shop, has a nice variety of quality hand-knitted items--she sells shawls, baby blankets, mini-quilts, hand crocheted bookmarks, scarves, slippers, hand spun yarn and headbands at very affordable prices. Many are hand-cleaned, hand-carded and hand-spun.  Here are a few pictures:



(Cute scarves, as pictured above, that can also be worn as a headband-$11)


(Lovely baby blanket-$10)

Any one of these items would also make a wonderful gift for a birthday, Christmas or just because! Olde Angora has generously offered to one of my readers a $20 gift certificate to be used in her shop--- all you have to do is to enter is leave a comment WITH your email.

For extra entries:

  • Buy something at Olde Angora (10 entries, leave 10 comments)
  • Blog about this giveaway (3 entries, leave 3 comments)
  • Facebook or Tweet this giveaway (1 entry for each)
  • Subscribe to this blog (must be a new subscriber)
  • Tell us what you like most at Olde Angora


Hope you win!

Thank you Olde Angora!




26 comments:

  1. Beautiful!
    kimspassion4kids@gmail.com

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  2. awe how adorable....would love to win!

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  3. She is doing a wonderful job ! Thank you for introducing her to us.

    Please enter me in this.

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  4. kerri_whittington@yahoo.com

    These are adorable.

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  5. kerri.whittington@gmail.com
    These are adorable

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  6. Very nice! I can't wait to win! ;-)
    blodgettbunch6@gmail.com

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  7. I am James McDermott. My wife Cindy and I have been blessed by God with 13 children. We also homeschool and above all, we are Christians. We recently started a website called Christian family meeting place (www.christianfamilymeetingplace.com). Many who hold our views are isolated and are looking for online fellowship, personal fellowship, churches, and even spouses. I am inviting you to register. It is free. If you're not interested, that is perfectly fine. May God bless you in all you do for Him. - In the Vine, Jim for Cindy and the rest
    P.S. We also publish SALT Magazine. If you would like to check us out go to www.saltmagazine.com

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  8. Wow, what an industrious young lady!

    hannahardoinmx@yahoo.com

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  9. I really like the cactus flower shawl. So pretty!

    -Hannah

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  10. Such lovely things!
    vanessa(at)tillotsoncomputers(dot)com

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  11. I would love to win! :)
    lifewithdandh (at) gmail (dot) com

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  12. What beautiful work. These would make such lovely Christmas gifts.

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  13. Hi June!

    I tried to enter this into the comment box of your site, but since I do not have an 'open ID' nor a 'google account', I was not allowed access to.

    Could you 'post' this comment for me? Or 'allow' it as an entry? (note: 'HveHope' is an online pseudonym that I use)

    Thank you!

    .....................
    Miss Miriam is indeed talented! As a 42+1 y/o who is just learning to do just a *few* of the items that Miss Miriam has mastered, I am inspired. :)

    And, June, it is lovely that you 'promote' such ladies. Their industry should to be encouraged and you are kind to use your resources to do just that.

    I'll send you my address privately. :)

    May God's sweet grace, peace and rest fill moments in your day (Huge Gentle Smile). ♥
    HveHope *-:¦:-
    -:¦:-¸¸.·´*

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  14. boy would i love to win this. everything is so beautiful!!!

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  15. i facebooked it where i am agodlyhomemaker

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  16. I'd love to!

    one.step.at.a.time93@gmail.com

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  17. I love her work! I love the Northern Lights Shawl -- SO amazing & it looks warm!

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  18. Beautiful work! SO nice to see the offerings on etsy. I posted this on my Facebook and YahooGroups too.
    ~*Thanks, Karen
    millersburgthree@embarqmail.com

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  19. Beautiful work! Thanks for sharing ☺ I'm sharing on my Facebook page as well as my YahooGroups: MyCatholicKitchen and StBrigidSewingCircle.

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  20. Surely the Lord will bless and multiply your efforts. Wonderful use of your time, and knitting is a skill which will enrich your life here, as well as prepare you for the next:) Much love.

    ladydimarie@verizon.net

    and yes, I'm also a knitter:)

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  21. I'm not sure if it is too late to enter, but I hope it isn't!

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  22. How wonderful that this sweet girl is using her talents for Jesus and her family!! I think my girls will be interested as well!!

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