Holiday Giveaway (Closed)

Holiday GiveawayThis weekend, I finished up my holiday decorating; I’m officially in the Christmas spirit. So, I’m absolutely thrilled to announce my first holiday giveaway! This year, I’ve teamed up with four fabulous female-owned shops to give one of you an extra special celebration.

MINI-malist prizes

Pillowcases by MINI-malist. The giveaway includes a $50 gift card toward the shop.

One lucky winner will receive all of the following prizes:

J.Villa Workshop Prize

At left: Midi Loom/Tool/Yarn Kit from J.Villa Workshop, one of the giveaway prizes.

How to Enter

To enter for a chance to win:
 1. Head to Instagram and follow me, as well as all participating shops (links below).


 2. Leave a comment on this post, listing your Instagram handle and telling us what your favorite holiday tradition is.

Hurry, hurry! You only have two days to enter. The winner will be chosen at 8pm EST on Wednesday, December 14thGood luck!

Pretty Sugar Co. Giveaway Items

At top: Print available in the Pretty Sugar Co shop. At bottom: Hand-lettered ornament and mug, both giveaway items.



At MINI-malist, we aim to design and manufacture functional and timeless children’s clothing, accessories, and home goods with the motto, “less is more”.  Our children’s clothing line bridges both genders and provides functional clothing that both kids and parents love. The newly launched home goods line utilizes simple shapes in unique patterns to sophisticate one’s home/nursery.

J.Villa Workshop

Joslyn Villalpando started J.Villa Workshop to bring her craft love to a wider community. She curates craft gatherings around the city of Chicago: weaving in a brewery, embroidery in a cocktail bar, block printing in a pie shop, and more! There’s nothing better than coming together to make something with others.

Pretty Sugar Co.

A designer and calligrapher, Gina’s passion is to create elegant wedding stationery, home goods, and all things pretty. A lefty, she creates all of her hand-lettered items, from prints to mugs to household decor.

Ashley Schaffert

Ashley Schaffert is a Buffalo based photographer and writer. She finds inspiration in the beauty of landscapes and aims to capture the moments that may otherwise go unnoticed.

Turbulent Print by Ashley Schaffert

Turbulent print by Ashley Schaffert, one of the giveaway prizes.


Only open to U.S. residents, age 18 and over, sorry! You may only enter the giveaway once. Duplicate comments will be deleted and disqualified. The winner must comment on this post (answering the question above) and follow @tracingpaper, @minimalist_shop, @jvillaworkshop, @prettysugarco, and @morninggloryblog on Instagram. This giveaway is in no way sponsored, endorsed, or administered by Instagram. By entering, you confirm that you are at least 18 and agree to Instagram’s terms of use. Winner will be chosen at random from the comments and will be notified within 48 hours after selection.

{All photos of prizes provided by shop owners and used with permission.}