Stubby Pencil Studio {giveaway}

Today’s giveaway is from Stubby Pencil Studio, my longtime favorite place to buy art and school supplies.  In owner Kate’s words: “Stubby Pencil Studio is a small, family owned and operated boutique offering natural art materials and products that inspire creativity. We stock a unique collection of products that we love for our own children and think you will, too. Find eco-friendly school supplies, craft kits, stationery, classic toys and games, books, party favors and more.”


Some of my favorites, items I have purchased again and again for my children over the years and like to keep on hand, include: Prang soy crayons, Alpino triangular colored pencilsCoccoina liquid glue, wooden tops, crayon rocks(fantastic for encouraging preschoolers to use their tripod grip),  rainbow pencils, cedar pencils, bamboo paint brushes (perfectly sized for toddlers and preschoolers), and KUM wooden double pencil sharpeners.

For today’s giveaway, Kate is offering one Small Things reader a $75.00 shopping spree!  In addition, she is offering 15% off your purchase through December 31st using discount code HOL15 at checkout.

For your chance to win, leave a comment on this post.  Comments are closed and the winner is Ellie, who commented, “Wow, my kids would love this!”

Thanks, Kate and Stubby Pencil Studio!

stubby pencil studio


Gypsy Forest Handmade {giveaway}

Today’s giveaway is from Stephinie of Gypsy Forest Handmade.  You may know Stephinie from her beautiful blog where she shares bits and pieces of life with her family of six.  You can also find her on Facebook and Pinterest!  Stephinie’s playsilks are a family favorite at my house, and one of her kid sized bags and matching pencil case were Larkspur’s favorite birthday gifts this year.

At Gypsy Forest Handmade, we think childhood should be celebrated! Our goods are made with natural fibers and encourage adventure and imaginative play for little ones. You’ll find hand dyed playsilks, silk & organic flannel blankets, beautiful totes, nature notecards, and more. All made in our home studio with love.

Stephinie is offering one winner a set of 21×21 rainbow silks ~ Gypsy Forest’s most popular holiday item for the last two years!  In addition, receive 10% off all orders through November 30 using coupon code SMALL10.

For your chance to win, simply leave a comment on this post.  Comments are closed and the winner is Barbara, who commented, “my 4 grand-daughters would have so much fun with these – me too :)
Thank you for offering a beautiful giveaway!”

Thanks, Stephinie!

Gypsy Forest