Tuesday, March 12, 2013

autumn : a giveaway to celebrate the season




An array of autumnal goodness; to keep your body warm, your home bright and your children happy (especially on rainy days).

There's a big part of me that would like to covet this collection but alas, it will be delivered to one of you. Valued at over $1300 each item has been contributed by a creative who really values the beauty of "made with love" - hooray to that!

One lucky winner will receive the following:

1. One pair of Berties from Jonah and the Girl - the perfect everyday-sneaker (winner will choose size and colour) - valued at $40.

2. A pair of vivid Wittlebird wings will inspire hours of imaginative play. Ideal for dragons, fairies, elves and birds, winner will choose colours and size - valued at $70.

3. Paul & Paula clothing is handmade to perfection in Melbourne - contemporary, quirky designs are created from quality fabrics and expert craftsmanship. This little pair of leggings are made from 100% Merino Wool Jersey and feature a sweet navy/white striped bow. Winner will choose size - valued at $33. 

4. One of my favourite Rebekka Seale prints, Stripes is an 8"x10" print of her original watercolour and gouache painting - valued at $20

5. A penguin with a scarf, well of course. Meet Scout, one of Udder's most beloved creatures. Made entirely from recycled fabrics, he "...loves a good adventure and has climbed many a cushion/pillow mountain in his time." - valued at $70

6.  This gorgeous wooden line work beaded necklace comes with a story. It's made from sustainable plantation timber right her in Australia and then printed with an original water colour painting. The cord is hand-dyed with English Breakfast tea in the Polli studio - a converted ginger beer factory in Stanmore, Sydney. Valued at $79.95, it's rather swoon-worthy.

7. Fair trade and made from sustainable materials this yellow slide whistle is the perfect addition to the musical instrument basket. Valued at $20.99 from Tree Hugga

8. Look at this collection of beautiful stationery and crafty supplies - all from BLANK. This pack includes 6 x hollow wooden eggs (perfect for Easter!), 1 x pack of small gift boxes, 1 x pack of cotton muslin bags, 1 x pack of glassine lined bags, 1 x packet of turquoise circle stickers and 2 x packs of vintage tags. Valued at $52.

9. Tik e ta is European-inspired but locally-made, a range of fun and contemporary kid's clothing from super-soft fabrics. These black+white striped harem pants are just lovely  Winner will choose size - valued at $39.

10. Brass cast from an actual gingko leaf, this pendant and chain by Pantheia is a celebration of Autumn. Made by in Bali from sustainable practices - valued at $75.

11. Gina & May create beautiful, quality umbrellas with long wooden handles - a necessity on rainy days. This "grasshopper" design features a windproof mechanism and offers UV protection - valued at $59.95.

12. Snuggly PJs - one of my favourite things about the cooler months. ALAS (all light all shadow) creates sleepwear from organic cotton and endeavors to be socially and ecologically responsible in every step of the design, creation and distribution process. These long-sleeved, long-legged Dusk pjs are valued at $59.95 (winner will choose size).

13. A special edition DIY oobee bunny kit by Maze & Vale. Suitable for all levels of sewers and perfect for beginners, this kit allows you to create your very own soft and squishy Easter bunny with 100% cotton corduroy fabric (handprinted with one of Maze & Vale's signature designs), wool felt and fleece. This special edition comes with bonus materials to create a traditional oobee too. Valued at $22. 

14. Autumn is raincoat season and this gorgeous design from Quince is ideal for the little ones. Valued at $55, winner will choose size. 

15. Tea - my preferred drink of the season. This sweet "tea please" cup is handmade in a workshop nestled between the trees and rolling hills of the Kanimbla Valley. Artist Helen Hay creates delicate vessels that turn your everyday drink into a cherished ritual - valued at $40. 

16. Polka dots for the bedroom? Kip & Co create bright, boutique linen and this flat sheet is 100% cotton, 300 thread count and made in India. Featuring navy spots on an olive base it's king size and valued at $125.

17. Always on my kitchen bench, Counter Intelligence from Murchison-Hume keeps the counter clean without the use of nasty chemicals. Valued at $12.50.

18. A box of  bright chalk that will inspire hours of creativity...a necessity in the craft cupboard. Chalk Chook is the very best chalk I've come across, made for small hands and big imaginations - valued at $30

19. Purdey Bonnet by Dover & Madden - a handmade 1970s inspired ski bonnet featuring a bubble design and the possible addition of earflaps, sized 3months-36months - valued at $41, winner will choose size and colour. 

20. Whole Family Rhythms are a series of seasonal and monthly guides created and designed to help you maintain a steady rhythm in your home. Winner will receive the April guide - valued at $12.

21. This delightful cot quilt by Miette Handmade features a collection of vintage inspired fabrics in hues of blue, red and green. Handmade in Melbourne and valued at $160.

22. This best-selling rainbow necklace by Kangaroo Care is made from juniper beads - perfectly safe for baby to play with while breastfeeding - valued at $25. 

23. This unique Lola clutch from Little Tienda features Otomi embroidery, exquisite stitching and bohemian styling - valued at $85.

24. A beautiful little set from Shorties - a handknitted vest (size 12months) and the friendliest little owl friend you ever did see - valued at $78.

25. Ethically handmade by Tibetan refugees in Kokonor's Indian workshop, this cotton koko kaftan is perfect for summer or can be layered for the cooler months. Available in five different fabrics, winner will choose size and pattern - valued at $34.

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The extra good news is that this is an international giveaway. You can enter a maximum of three times:
  • first entry - follow Che & Fidel (over there on the right)
  • second entry - popping over to Che & Fidel on facebook and hitting 'like' 
  • third entry - sharing this giveaway on facebook/instagram/your blog
Please leave a separate comment for each entry (if you can't see your comment please press the 'load more' option under the comment box). The winner will be chosen by the random number generator and will be announced in this post on Monday March 18th at 9pm est.

COMMENTS CLOSED - the winner is #569 - hollyproperly. Congratulations! x

Best of luck!

autumnal illustration by rebekka seale


996 COMMENTS

  1. And liked! Great giveaway, everything's so beautiful!

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  2. following. I do love those wings. My little girl would think they're fabulous.

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  3. Following, crossing my fingers for this wonderful prize pack!

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  4. Following! Such an amazing give away. I would love these goodies for my daughter who arrives in July (and myself)!

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  5. AND sharing!
    Thanks for the chance!
    x

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  6. Ohhhh I'm a follower! Wow what a LOVELY giveaway! Thanks for the opportunity! Jenny

    noahandisy(at)gmail(dot)com

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  7. Whoa! yummy giveaway for my favourite season. Following x

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  8. oof..is it really autumn?!...it is still stiflingly hot and dry here in NZ. What beauties this giveaway is made up of...i love those wooden eggs so very much! i follow you here and on facebook. xx

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  9. oh, and i link to you on my blog, GrowMama, and will give a heads up on this giveaway...on the right there. x

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  10. ... And I like you on Facebook :)

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  11. wow, Such an amazing giveaway.
    x

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  12. So exciting! I think most of all because we will be returning to live in Aus for the tail end of this beauty season! I miss Sydney autumns so much!

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  13. oh my! I really am speechless with all that gorgeous-ness! what a giveaway Jodi! Already a follower xx

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  14. Hello! I am a follower of this blog. What an amazing package, just oozes happiness!

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  15. I have shared this wonderful giveaway on facebook and tagged you in the post. Thanks for the chance and happy Autumn!

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  16. I'm a follower of your blog :)

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  17. Already following your blog, this would be a lovely way to welcome my favourite season.

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  18. And also follow you on Facebook.

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  19. Not sure what happened above but I am a follower.

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  20. How lovely!

    I like you very much.

    x

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  21. I facebook you very much too.

    x

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  22. Oh my goodness, what an amazing giveaway. Yes please.

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  23. Liked and share on Facebook. What wonderful things :)

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  24. Oh, I particularly love the ginko necklace - the house I grew up in (our family home) had an enormous ginko tree outside the living room windows and I can't think of it without remembering that tree!
    I'm a follower!

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  25. and shared :) love the widdle bird wings!! my 3 year old would go nuts for them!

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  26. What a wonderful assortment of goodness!

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  27. Jodi, This has to be the best one yet!
    Im Oogling over everything!
    I already follow your blog:)
    xx

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  28. I already 'like' on Facebook!
    X

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  29. all of the above and wow what an amazing array of handywork!!

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  30. I also have shared Via Instagram:)
    x

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  31. these are all such fab things! x

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  32. Gorgeous prizes! I'm a follower!

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  33. that quilt, sigh... fingers crossed! 1. i'm a follower x

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  34. Oooo lovely prizes!! I am a follower!

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  35. Shared too! So many beautiful prizes - would be lovely to be able to share the love amongst more people... xx

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  36. Yay! So pleased this is open to international readers. Thank you. An amazing giveaway, so many gorgeous things. Following already.

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  37. I follow via my personal page. Elaina x

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  38. Have shared via my personal page too. Thank you Elaina x

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  39. I'm a liker of the blog already :) but these types of giveaways make me want to like it more than once.

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  40. Also a liker on FB (under my full name)

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  41. Shared in a private FB group (with lots and lots of other mamas)

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  42. Oh my goodness I just adore that quilt!
    I am a follower :)

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  43. WHat a lovely giveaway! I already follow your blog x

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  44. A Facebook liker...thank-you for the lovely giveaway...Jxx

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  45. I have long been a follower of your blog. I'd say this bus the best giveaway yet! Fingers crossed!

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  46. I follow this blog, and would love this for my newborn, Georgia, born 3/9 :-)! Thanks for hosting!

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  47. oooh fingers crossed! I'm a follower :)

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  48. Would love to win! Am an avid fan of your blog and on fb

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  49. Wow this is amazing, soooo many great things! Please enter me, Jo xx

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  50. Would love to win! Am an avid fan of your blog and on fb

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  51. And I'm a Facebook follower too! still crossing those fingers!

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  52. I liked you on Facebook as well!

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  53. What a cool giveaway, just in time for cooler weather!

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  54. and am a facebook follower too :)

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  55. Following of course, liked and shared on Facebook! Thanks for the chance, jxx

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  56. great give away, so many beautiful things. i already a follower here x

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  57. how gorgeous! I will share this for sure, so glad I was directed to your blog! Fingers crossed for me! I will of course like you on Facebook!

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  58. And I liked your facebook page. thanks for the opportunity.

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  59. There are some beautiful things here! (I'm a follower) x

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  60. Following :)
    Can't beleive how many gorgeous items are in this pack. Thank you for such a generous give-away :)

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  61. I shared this give away on Instagram. Some beautiful goodies for the lucky winner!!! x

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  62. So many gorgeous things to give away.

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  63. I have shared this giveaway on fb.

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  64. Follow your blog (i check every day :P)

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  65. Following your blog, and love it

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  66. Liked you on Facebook!
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    xoxo Trine

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  67. Oh, such an amazing compilation! Following your blog since...a long time!

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  68. Oh Jodi, this is THE best giveaway yet!! I am going to be working up some good karma in the hope of winning this beautiful haul!! (follower)

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  69. Wow! Great way to start a new season! Liked, followed, shared, loved etc XXX

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  70. Please, please PICK ME!! All so, so beautiful!! (liker on fb)

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  71. Just gorgeous- I follow you!

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  72. Woah I would love to win this! I've been a follower for a longtime xo

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  73. And I'm a Facebook liker xx Rosie McKay

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  74. And I like che & fidel on Facebook too!

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  75. Another lovely giveaway. Happy Autumn!

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  76. Never knew you were on facebook as well, nice discovery, "like"!

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  77. What a great prize - I'm loving your seasonal series. Have liked, followed and shared x

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  78. & shared here... http://sianuska.blogspot.co.uk/2013/03/beautiful-seasonal-giveaway.html

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  79. Lovely collection. I'm a liker on facebook

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  80. Oh yes please! I'd love to win. Thanks Jodi x

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  81. What a beautiful giveaway, I'm already a follower of che & fidel

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  82. Delicious, delicious, delicious. We are following you(in an endearing way) xx

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  83. I'm a follower and will link to my blog to (but I'll confirm that separately when I do). I'm thinking of all the love I'd be able to spread if I won...

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  84. Shared on our FB page xx
    https://www.facebook.com/beautifullifeindustries

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  85. I like on facebook, would so love to win this for a friend - she gave birth to her son today!

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  86. I am a follower also , great giveaway

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  87. Wow.
    Your giveaways just keep getting better and better!
    I follow via GFC.

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  88. Woah...treats for both bubba's AND mamma's! Count me in. Follower of blog.

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  89. Following along. Such an amazing prize!

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  90. And following on Facebook! Xx

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  91. wow, amazing giveaway! thanks - followed

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