Marysa Jane {Review and Giveaway} (CLOSED)

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My kids are blanket fanatics! I mean, crazed blanket lovers to the highest extreme. Not a day goes by that a camping expedition, full room picnic, or massive clubhouse isn’t set up in our house with every blanket available. With all that being said, I was very excited when Mary asked me if I would like to review one her handmade blankets that would be featured in her new store, Marysa Jane.

I love handmade items, and after checking out the adorable designs that she had to offer, I knew that my kids would be very excited. I went with the Little Lilly Pad Frogs blanket, thinking that it would be pretty gender neutral and both my kids would be able to enjoy it.

When the blanket arrived, it was even cuter in person then in the picture. The frogs are adorable, and the material is so, so soft. Each blanket is made of 100% flannel cotton, and is reversible. The side opposite the frogs has polka dots – one of my favorite patterns!

While both kids were excited to play with this blanket – it was immediately added to the “ocean” floor that was occurring in my living room – E was smitten with it. He has never really attached himself to any one item, but this blanket seems to find its way to his side where ever he is playing.

Both kids will be playing in the living room, having a great time, and E will wonder off only to be found with the frog blanket and a pillow snuggled up somewhere. He has even started requesting it in his crib at bedtime!

The blanket is the perfect size for a toddler or a preschooler. E loves that it is small enough that he can handle it and  snuggle up in it, without getting all twisted and tangled up like with larger blankets. I like that while he can easily manage the blanket on his own, it is large enough that it still covers him with room to spare. V likes it because it is just the right size to cover her when she is laying on her couch. She also likes to turn it into a cape – it is just long and wide enough to “wear” that it looks like a long, flowing cape without being too big and becoming a tripping hazard!

This blanket has quickly become a family favorite among the kids! It is extremely well made, super soft and washes beautifully (yup, we had to wash it twice already – once because of a Popsicle and once because it was covered in juice!) without shrinking or pilling.

BUY IT:

You can get your own handmade blanket at Marysa Jane! Be sure to check out all their cute patterns and designs, plus the additional items that she offers including some really cute hair accessories.

Want to learn more about the wonderful lady behind Marysa Jane? You can learn more about Mary and her family by visiting her blog Blended Family of 5 or following her on Twitter @pinkradish

 

GIVEAWAY

ONE lucky MomVantage reader will win a Marysa Jane Handmade Blanket of their choice!

TO ENTER:

Go to Marysa Jane and tell me which blanket you would pick if you won!

This is a mandatory entry and MUST be completed before any bonus entries will count.

BONUS ENTRIES:

1.) Follow the blog publicly with Google Friend Connect

2.) “Like” MomVantage on Facebook

3.) Like Marysa Jane on Facebook

4.)  Follow MomVantage with NetworkedBlogs

5.) Follow Blended Family of 5 publicly with Google Friend Connect

6.) Follow @pinkradish on Twitter

7.) Follow @MomVantage on Twitter

8.) Tweet about this giveaway (2x per day – at least 1 hour apart. Leave one comment with link per tweet.)

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10.) Enter one of my other giveaways! Leave a comment for each giveaway you enter – make sure you tell me which one you entered! :)

11.) Post about this giveaway on Facebook! Leave a link to your facebook status in your comment.

12.) Vote for MomVantage on Picket Fence Blogs. 1 time per day.

You must leave one comment per entry. No bonus entries will count until the mandatory entry is done. When “liking” a facebook page, please use your personal page and not your fan page (although you are welcome to “like” with both, only your personal page with count!)

This giveaway is open to US residents 18 and older and will close

June 3, 2011 at 11:59 pm EST.

The winner will be chosen using the WordPress plugin “And The Winner Is…” and contacted through e-mail. Winner will have 48 hours to respond to the e-mail or a new winner will be chosen.

Good Luck!

This giveaway is now CLOSED.

The winner is….

Comment #238: Rebecca

CONGRATULATIONS!!

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I was provided with a complimentary product to review. All opinions expressed are my own and 100% honest.

 

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  1. 251
    latanya says:

    I entered the gourmet basket giveaway

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    latanya says:

    I entered the Freckled Crafts giveaway

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    I follow you on twitter

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    I follow MomVantage on networked blog

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    I Like” MomVantage on Facebook

  6. 256
    latanya says:

    gfc follower

  7. 257
    latanya says:

    I Like Marysa Jane on Facebook

  8. 258
    latanya says:

    I Follow @pinkradish on Twitter

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    Amy Delong says:

    frog infant blanket
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    Danielle Smith says:

    I would pick the Rockin’ Lobsters blanket.

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    Emma Peel says:
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    Lisa L says:

    I’d like the Love and Happiness blanket for my baby girl

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    Lisa L says:

    Likes MomVantage on Facebook

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    Lisa L says:

    Likes Marysa Jane on Facebook

  17. 267
    Lisa L says:

    Following MomVantage with NetworkedBlogs

  18. 268
    Lisa L says:

    I’m a GFC follower

  19. 269
    Lisa L says:

    I’m a GFC follower of Blended Family of 5

  20. 270
    Lisa L says:

    I’m an email subscriber

  21. 271
    Lisa L says:

    Voted for MomVantage on Picket Fence Blogs.

  22. 272
    Jennifer J says:

    I like Fantastic Fuschia!

  23. 273
    trixx says:

    I would love to have the pretty Fantastic Fuschia blanket

  24. 274
    trixx says:

    I subscribe by email.

  25. 275
    trixx says:

    I follow your blog

  26. 276
    trixx says:

    I voted for you on picketfenceblogs!

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    trixx says:

    I follow Blended Family of 5 publicly with GFC

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    ale oliver says:
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    ale oliver says:

    GGB

  30. 280
    susan smoaks says:

    if i won, i would get the little lilly pad frogs blanket

  31. 281
    Heather M says:

    Fantastic Fushcia

  32. 282
    kathy pease says:

    id pick the Handmade Frog Blanket

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    Lori says:

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    I’ve entered your other giveaway:
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  36. 286
    kathy pease says:
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    kathy pease says:

    voted for you

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    Breanne says:

    I like the Little Lilly Pad Frogs

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    Breanne says:

    I follow you on Twitter @RazzMyBerry.

  41. 291
    Breanne says:

    I voted on Picket Fence Blogs

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    Sand says:

    I would love to have the Fantastic Fuschia blanket.

  43. 293
    Gianna says:

    Little Lilly Pad Frogs.

  44. 294
    Gianna says:

    I’m a GFC follower.

  45. 295
    Gianna says:

    Now following Blended Family of 5 GFC.

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    Gianna says:

    I’m an email subscriber.

  47. 297
    Gianna says:

    I voted for you on Picket Fence Blogs.

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    steph says: