Thursday, April 14, 2011

Stylish Blogger Award- ohhh yeahhhh

1st of all a HUGE thank you to Michelle @ hotpinkcombatboots.

The rules: 
  • Link back & thank the person who gave you the award
  • Share 7 things about yourself
  • Award 5 recently discovered blog
  • Contact them and tell them about their award

{7 things about me}
1. I can eat a whole watermelon by myself
2. I can understand/speak 3 languages- English (clearly), Spanish, Italian 
3. My father was born in Italy and moved to the US when he was 16. My family has a house there and we visited every summer when I was a kid {maybe this summer?!}
4. I am a certified life guard.
Yes, I can save yo' life & have saved some in my day
5. I want to move to Hong Kong- I love that city!
6. I am obsessed with ice cream, love vanilla with rainbow sprinkles {among lots of others}.
7. At least once in my life I want to shave my head to see what it's like. I am serious.

{5 recently discovered blogs}

BTW: Here are my choices from my two blog give-a-way wins:

#1: I won $50 to The Vintage Ramble's etsy store! Via Thebuttonowl's blog.
Here is what I ordered:
LOVE these! So cute & who doesn't love floral patterns these days?!
$25  + $15 shipping = $10 left over for future purchases!

#2: I also won $25 to ApothicaVia Ginger Girl's blog.
Here is what I ordered:
 

SpaRitual mini polishes in Emerald Green & Mellow.
Stila Long Wear Lipwear in Darling
Emerald= $3.75 + Mellow= $5 + Stila= $13.35 + shipping = $28.
I paid like $3!

This is my first legitimate purchase {ie. not gift cards}. This sweater has been on my mind for awhile:
Love this sweater from EMBERvintage.
SOOO much cute stuff, I can't even get over it!
Check it out- you won't be disappointed =) 
($26 + $5 shipping & free earrings with every purchase!)
I blogged about this here. & haven't stopped thinking about it since.
Will be perfect with wide leg jeans, summer dresses, & everything!!! 

Can't wait to rock all of these this spring/summer!

{she is super cool-- check her out!, it's funny because if I got this award from anyone else-- she would have been on my list of new blogs haha}
<3
Update- I apparent got this award from Leanne @ The Violet Reaction. too!! {check her out, I adore her.}  Man I am so lucky to have so many awesome blog friends! =) thank you all
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18 comments:

Leanna said...

hehe, I guess you didn't see it (and I didn't comment to the people I gave it to, so it's 100% my fault), but I actually gave you this award a while back.
http://thevioletreaction.blogspot.com/2011/02/outfit-leanna-cartoonified.html


Love those shoes!

GoodFrameofMind said...

Girl- I'm beyond flattered! Thank you so much for the award. Congrats on the give-away, those shoes are going to be perfect for so many outfits! Can't wait to see you rock those :) Again,thank you so much!

emma basilone said...

Anytime, I LOVE your blog and you were my first choice! <3

And Leanne, I can't believe I missed this! I read your blog daily {and I am not just saying that, I am serious.} haha well thank you =) you're the best!

Izzy said...

Those shoes are beautiful, so jealous! Thank you for your comment too, sorry for the late reply, I've been away. Though I've got new posts up now! Izzy xx
www.swampedinflowers.blogspot.com

emma basilone said...

thank you Izzy!! =)

Hot Pink Combat Boots said...

Thanks for the blog love Ms. Shorthair!!

I'm so glad you went with the sparitual polish. This stuff is lovely - and increasingly difficult to find. I hope you love it too.

emma basilone said...

I took more pictures of it for you too <3 short hair {& yours is BEAUTIFUL!!}

& I went with the sparitual polish because you said it was a good choice haha =)

Lydz xX said...

haha wow, thank you so much and congratulation to you ffor your award and your wins.what amazing prizes to choose from

http://themashedup.blogspot.com/
Lydz xX

emma basilone said...

welcome =) & thank you! =)

Melissa: Write it in Lipstick said...

I have a flat head, no really. My parents should have gotten me a helmet but couldnt afford it so I will never shave my head hahaha.

Write it in Lipstick

emma basilone said...

I literally laughed out loud at reading that comment haha <3

ChiccaStyle said...

Congratulations honey for the award, you desrve it!Adorable shoes!!!
http://chiccastyle.blogspot.com/

MM said...

Great post! Love the floral print on the shoes!!

Audrey Allure said...

Love those nail polish colors - perfect for spring & summer!

Haha, that would be awesome & so bold of you if you did shave your head!

Natalya's Closet said...

Congrats Emma! LOL, i just emailed you to let you know you won my giveaway too! Check your email for the info! XOXO, www.NatalyasCloset.com

Rosie said...

good choices! :D
i've tagged you in a post ^.^
http://rosiesherratt.blogspot.com/2011/04/i-feel-most-beautiful-when.html

:D

emma basilone said...

Wow Natalya! I am BEYOND excited- I love this shirtdress, I am planning my outfits as we speak! <3

and Rosie- you're a cutie! Thank you!!

Thank you all!

Sunny & Star said...

Those little heels are amazing. So pretty. I think they would look amazing with jeans.