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Surprise Post!

Hello friends! I am away all week but I thought I’d pop in to leave you with a few links to enjoy and to announce that on Friday, September 3rd I will have two special guests visiting who will share 10 tips on how bloggers and crafters online can build community and be helpful to one another. You have to wait until Friday to see who they are… However, you will be invited to get involved in the conversation and leave your tips as well so remember to pop in on Friday to read this helpful post for bloggers and crafters everywhere.

A Love Triangle (please click on image for more on the triangle craze!)

Until Friday…

Enter the Olioboard contest, it ends on September 13th but there are only a few entries and some nice prizes to be won so give it a go! I just found out today that I’ll be on the panel of judges to choose from the winning entries. So enter! Enter! Enter!

Do you miss seeing Etsy Take Five Tuesday today? Don’t worry, I wrote about a triangle trend  just for you with links to over 20 sellers so you now have 4x the normal take five serving! Here’s the link, I hope that you enjoy my finds!

Four recent Etsy purchases that I made and love!

See you on Friday!

Posted by decor8 in uncategorized on August 31, 2010

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  1. La Belle Vie commented
    August 31st, 2010 at 9:35am

    I love your etsy purchases!!! You have such fabulous taste!!
    La Belle Vie´s last blog post ..Renovation Update- We Are Horrid At Decisions!!

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  2. Marthe commented
    August 31st, 2010 at 9:54am

    Those triangles pictures are so beautiful!

    I’m looking forward to Friday! :)

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  3. juliette commented
    August 31st, 2010 at 9:58am

    way to be on it when you’re under a deadline! Best wishes w/all the work!
    juliette´s last blog post ..Maggie Jones- a ceramic rebirth

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  4. Ylva commented
    August 31st, 2010 at 11:14am

    I just love these!! Great stuff you found at Etsy. I just posted about a a great wallpaper in a similar pattern (from Isak)
    /Ylva
    Ylva´s last blog post ..Formstark tapet

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  5. Monika@lifemadesimple commented
    August 31st, 2010 at 11:28am

    I can not wait to hear the tips! Thanks for the news!
    Monika@lifemadesimple´s last blog post ..visiting the smallest city in the world- durbuy

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  6. Glenda Childers commented
    August 31st, 2010 at 12:39pm

    Fun to find a surprise post, while you were on your blogging break. You must have missed us, eh?

    September is almost upon us and I am looking forward to beginning the e.course.

    Fondly,
    Glenda
    Glenda Childers´s last blog post ..A PERFECT SUMMER DESSERT

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  7. laura trevey commented
    August 31st, 2010 at 12:40pm

    Looking forward to your tips!!
    laura trevey´s last blog post ..Original Watercolor Painting Giveaway

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  8. Ijeoma commented
    August 31st, 2010 at 1:06pm

    Aww that’s so sweet of you to do that. Would especially benefit newbies like me.

    Cheers mate.
    x
    Ijeoma´s last blog post ..Holiday treat

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  9. Milk and Honey Home commented
    August 31st, 2010 at 1:07pm

    I’ve been working on my board! I got my email from Grandin Road and I thought, who can’t use $500?!
    Milk and Honey Home´s last blog post ..light on the top and dark on the bottom

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  10. Eric commented
    August 31st, 2010 at 2:04pm

    That triangle quilt is great. It would look great on a bed, couch, or wall…

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  11. Tricia McKellar commented
    August 31st, 2010 at 2:51pm

    Loved reading about your purchases! The corian frame is wonderful! :)
    Tricia McKellar´s last blog post ..BOGO SALE Flight- 8×10 Fine Art Photograph by Tricia McKellar Birds in Flight

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  12. Lindsay commented
    August 31st, 2010 at 4:20pm

    I LOVE your Etsy finds! They just took some more of money last night – haha! Can’t wait for Friday!

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  13. cristin @ simplified bee commented
    August 31st, 2010 at 6:09pm

    Love the white frame Etsy purchase. Looking forward to your tips!

    xo,
    cristin
    cristin @ simplified bee´s last blog post ..Keeping Backyard Chickens &amp Green Roof Coop Design

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  14. Piper commented
    August 31st, 2010 at 9:50pm

    Ooh now I can’t wait until friday! Love surprises :)

    btw…love your purchases!!
    Piper´s last blog post ..dreamy inspiration via pinterest

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  15. Jen commented
    August 31st, 2010 at 11:19pm

    Thanks for the tip on the contest! I just created my moodboard:

    http://olioboard.com/challenge_boards/351

    Blessings,
    Jen
    Jen´s last blog post ..Gorgeous Grandin – OlioBoard

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  16. Tracey Chalk commented
    September 1st, 2010 at 12:59am

    Yay. x Something to look forward to!
    Tracey Chalk´s last blog post ..For the Love of Grey

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  17. Kimberly commented
    September 1st, 2010 at 5:18am

    I am really eager to read these tips as I am trying to delve into blogging myself. Looking forward to the tips. Beautiful stuff in here by the way! :)
    Kimberly´s last blog post ..Baby Baby Baby

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  18. lady a. commented
    September 1st, 2010 at 1:19pm

    Great post, as always. I like the idea of colourful triangles, it’s contemporary but sweet.

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  19. patricia commented
    September 1st, 2010 at 1:56pm

    Interesting. I was just thinking how my latest posts show that I’m on a triangle thing… Must be in the air.
    patricia´s last blog post ..how to make a paper hurricane cover

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  20. My Owl Barn commented
    September 1st, 2010 at 3:06pm

    I’m looking forward to your tips!
    My Owl Barn´s last blog post ..Collection- Album Covers

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  21. katie kirby commented
    September 1st, 2010 at 5:37pm

    Looking forward to your tips,I could use the help!

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  22. grace commented
    September 1st, 2010 at 6:14pm

    I just clicked onto Olioboard, and I LOVE IT!
    Thanks for posting!
    grace´s last blog post ..for sweeter dreams…

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  23. Paola Zakimi commented
    September 1st, 2010 at 11:37pm

    so fun! love your choices as always!
    looking for more!

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  24. Elizabeth commented
    September 2nd, 2010 at 6:36am

    I did a triangle round up a few days ago myself, take a look if you want.
    http://thingsbright.blogspot.com/2010/08/colorful-trianles-part-i.html

    Love them and so glad to see more! :)
    Elizabeth´s last blog post ..Peeling Onions

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  25. Anitanirma commented
    September 2nd, 2010 at 9:46am

    love this beautiful designs! I am a big fan of decor 8. there is always something good!

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  26. Sandra Kuwartowski commented
    September 2nd, 2010 at 11:39am

    I just read your etsy post (ha ha – Woody Allen is always funny). The tea towels by juliepeach are beautiful. Looking at the related items I discoverd the triangle patterned fabric of boosterseat. I have to post it to my friend who is making quilts.

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  27. Mandy commented
    September 2nd, 2010 at 12:15pm

    Very nice surprise indeed !!!
    Mandy´s last blog post ..THE BEDROOM

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  28. Lauren commented
    September 2nd, 2010 at 5:30pm

    Really looking forward to finding out who your two special guests are tomorrow!

    So nice of you to have them to offer some of their tips!

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  29. emeeme commented
    September 2nd, 2010 at 5:46pm

    Wow!
    I love your four purchases!

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  30. PriscilaPetersDecor commented
    September 2nd, 2010 at 7:38pm

    I’ll definitely check & see who your two special guests are. Thanks
    PriscilaPetersDecor´s last blog post ..Todays craving

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  31. Kathleen commented
    September 2nd, 2010 at 9:29pm

    Very excited! I had to clean my den too! Great way to file…like company is coming.

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  32. Katie commented
    September 3rd, 2010 at 3:36am

    I saw the etsy post and was quite excited! I knew it would have good picks and it definitely did.
    I’ll be looking forward to the guest posts, too, as I’m just getting my own blog off the ground.
    Katie´s last blog post ..new address

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  33. Alicia Benedict commented
    September 4th, 2010 at 4:25am

    Thanks for the link! I had a lot of fun putting together my entry “Hoof It Into Country Style”! I also had a lot of fun looking over the other entries :).

    Alicia
    Alicia Benedict´s last blog post ..Life Inspirations- Writers &amp Their Food Frances Mayes and Italian Cuisine

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  34. Bek commented
    September 4th, 2010 at 5:11am

    thanks for sharing the olioboard site (and contest)! I am SO hooked on to that site now…new addiction :)

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