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(Sorry I'm late today! A wee family emergency occured, but all is well now!)

It's time.... (I know you're thinking..."seriously...we've been waiting all freakin' morning, lady!) Sorry for the's a long post to write! lol! Let's get started!

Over 600+ entries....and thousands of emails....(no, I'm not kidding..)

Computer crash drama....

Love spread around the Land of Blog...

The day has come to reveal the winners of the first annual Bee and Rose Monster Giveaway!

I loved doing this so much that in September we are doing a Black Crow Boutique Monster Giveaway featuring the whimsical items you'll find in our shop! I'm also going to do a monthly giveaway here at Bee and Rose! Stay tuned!

Are you ready for the list?

Here goes....drumroll please....(preferably played by some hottie who's shirtless..)

By the way....some lucky duckies are dual winners!

A special "First Guest Prize" is being awarded to the first commenter on the Monster Giveaway!

The first commenter was...


Yaya, I will be sending you a surprise gift for being the first to arrive at the party! Woo hoo!

Prize #1 ~Wise Owl Necklace by Kristen’s Custom Creations!~

Shalee B-Speechless (Sometimes it's Good to Be Speechless!)

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Timestamp: 2009-04-19 08:35:37 UTC

Shalee- Be Speechless said...

Oh thank you for the Shout Out! That means a lot. I am so happy I stumbled upon your site thanks to the SITS. :D Its amazing what randomness will bring you! I personally love the Sterling Silver Lucky Necklace! I truly do feel so lucky with my life. I have a wonderful husband who treats me like a princess and we just bought a yacht! Can life get better than this.. I submit that it can not!

April 7, 2009 7:01 AM

Prize #2 ~Philosophy’s Amazing Grace 3-in-1 Shower Gel, Shampoo & Bubble Bath (full size!)~

Tamara B!

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Timestamp: 2009-04-19 08:46:02 UTC

Tamara B. said...

I follow. tamben7996(at)aol(dot)com

April 8, 2009 11:51 AM

Prize #3 ~Dirty Pretty Silhouette & Owl Magnets Dirty Pretty Things!~

Prize is for one silhouette in winner's choice of gender and Angel or Devil design. Also included are the owl magnets!

TJ and Amy! (at Tj, Amy and Ava Pugmire!)

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Timestamp: 2009-04-19 08:52:34 UTC

Tj and Amy said...

I love the Custom Personalized Mixed Metal Handstamped Necklace at kristens custom creations. darling.

April 7, 2009 9:33 AM

Prize#4 ~Massive Sunshine Bag from Jen Sue Wild! ~

Deb (Dirty Socks and Pizza!)

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Timestamp: 2009-04-19 08:58:05 UTC

Comment: Deb said...

i love the owl soap, too. and the voodoo babies. you are pretty incredible, dawn, to be doing all of this.

April 16, 2009 3:54 AM

Prize #5 ~UGLYDOLL Bop & Beep!~(please note this is for one reversible's a 2-in-one doll!)

Jillene (Jillene's Journal!)

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Timestamp: 2009-04-19 09:01:53 UTC

Comment: Jillene said...

I love the ugly dolls but my favorites are the Vintage Halloween stuff. That is right up my alley!! Can't wait until your shop opens!!

April 17, 2009 7:07 AM

Prize #6 ~Forest Friends Fun!~

Katrina (My Life As A Married Girl!)

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Timestamp: 2009-04-19 09:06:01 UTC

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Katrina said...

I live kristen's jewelry! =) congrats on 100!

April 7, 2009 5:21 PM

~Boo-boo Trio!~

Megan (INfertile Myrtle!)

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Timestamp: 2009-04-19 09:10:33 UTC

Megan said... love the patience one.

April 7, 2009 7:22 PM

Prize #8 ~”Dreams of the Every Day Housewife” Package!~

Jill (a bubble in the stream of consciousness!)

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Timestamp: 2009-04-19 09:16:36 UTC

jill said...
congrats on your 100th post!this is a totally AWESOME have raised the bar for the rest of blogland!!!!!!

April 6, 2009 8:49 AM

Prize #9 ~Decorative Owl Plate from Anthropologie!~

Shannon (..::IT'S TRICKEY::..!)

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Timestamp: 2009-04-19 09:20:40 UTC

Shannon said...

I love #14 - I'm a Burt's fan! Love that you're doing a huge giveaway :)

April 6, 2009 5:08 AM

Prize #10 ~Birthday Party Game by eeboo!~

Jennifer Jensen!

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Timestamp: 2009-04-19 09:23:17 UTC

Comment: Jennifer Jensen said...

I ventured over to Stampin' Mom's etsy shop and I liked what I saw. I love anything chandelier. The ribbons and jewels are beautiful...i could go on forever.

April 10, 2009 9:31 PM

Prize #11 ~That’s Queen Bitch to You! Display Book!~


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Timestamp: 2009-04-19 09:28:08 UTC

Yaya said...

Blogged about it

April 7, 2009 1:42 PM

Prize #12 ~Green M&M Computer Screen Cleaner!~

Tranquility (Tranquility...and Turmoil!)

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Timestamp: 2009-04-19 09:32:40 UTC

Tranquility said...

I just LOVE, LOVE, LOVE those Ugly Dolls... and I don't know why. There is just something fun and appealing about them! That Owl soap is also very, very neat. I would be afraid to actually use it though - so I guess I just might have to stock up so I can have fresh ones to use on a whim. I'm not really into Halloween (I know... what's wrong with me, right?), but your goodies do look like a lot of fun and I might have to do a bit of extra decorating this October ;) - Those VooDoo Babies are hilarious! I love that they have those little hearts, making them seem so innocent and sweet - haha!

April 16, 2009 1:37 PM

Prize #13 ~Anne Taintor Retro Office Fun Stuff!~

Wendy (the corividarium)

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Timestamp: 2009-04-19 09:35:32 UTC

Wendy said...

Congrats on turning 100 :)What great prizes!!! I don't know how to choose which I like best... I have some serious Ann Taintor love, and who wouldn't want the Queen Bitch book??? I ask you! But then there's those band-aids... and the owl journal... good golly!

April 6, 2009 2:50 PM

Prize #14 ~Good Fortune Feel Good Stuff!~

And you will also receive two little keys (not shown)….the keys to love and prosperity!

Mimi (Screaming Mimi!)

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Timestamp: 2009-04-19 09:38:29 UTC

Mimi said...

Mandarin ginger soy candle looks amazing!

April 12, 2009 10:00 AM

Prize #15 ~”Owl” Remind Ya’ Kit~

(I've added some Anne Taintor Retro Post-its..not pictured...since moved the cowgirl magnet to the Boss Lady prize..)

Bobbi-Jo (It Works For Me!)

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Timestamp: 2009-04-19 09:42:23 UTC

Bobbi-Jo said...

I'm now a total follower - blog follower that is :) Thanks again, and a huge congrats!

April 7, 2009 9:34 AM

Prize #16 ~Whooo loves Vera Bradley?~

News From Around the Blogs!

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Timestamp: 2009-04-19 09:48:35 UTC

Comment: News Around The Blogs said...

Woot Woot another entry for me! I like the Stripes and Dots Quilt that Claire made!

April 11, 2009 8:17 PM

Prize #17 ~Bobby Boo Treat Sack + 3 packages of Skull and Bones Paper Garlands from my shop, Black Crow Boutique!~

Included is our Bobby Boo Treat Sack with our hottest selling design! My son uses this to cart his video games and stuff around. It can be used year round! Also included are 3 skull garlands from Bethany Lowe Designs! I'm throwing in some other fun surprises too!

Donnetta (Life in the Fast Lane!)

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Timestamp: 2009-04-19 09:54:54 UTC

Comment: Donnetta said...

CONGRATULATIONS on 100 posts!!! And you made me tear up with your daughter talking about Tuesday's waggie ride. What a tender heart she has. What I like....Hmmm...LOVE the fun boo-boo bandaids!And who wouldn't want a Queen Bitch display book!!We love us some games around here, so the birthday party game would delight baby chicklet!

April 6, 2009 7:24 AM

Prize 18 ~Artisan Crafted Enchanted Whisk Broom~ (from Black Crow!)

Jillene (Jillene's Journal!)

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Timestamp: 2009-04-19 09:58:14 UTC

Comment: Jillene said...

I just poped over to Kristen's site and I LOVE the Mommy or Grandma Hammered Necklace. SO cute!!

April 7, 2009 6:58 AM

Prize #19 ~Too Faced Chocolate Bunny LipBalm!~

Doreen (Treasured Giveaways!)

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Timestamp: 2009-04-19 10:01:50 UTC

Comment: Doreen said...

Blogged also!

April 7, 2009 4:49 PM

Prize #20 ~Tattoo Rubber Duckie~

Jen Sue Wild (Diamonds, Fur and Laundry!)

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Timestamp: 2009-04-19 10:04:07 UTC

Comment: Jen Sue Wild said...

BTW I am fallowing you..I thought I was befor..

April 17, 2009 2:20 PM

Prize #21 ~Pirate Booty~

Set of 2 Accoutrements Pirate Finger Puppets

Polka Dot Moon!

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Timestamp: 2009-04-19 10:07:43 UTC

Comment: Polka Dot Moon said...
Oh I just love "Lita and the Tea Cup Full of Birds - Original Art"! Simply darling :)

April 12, 2009 2:33 PM

Prize #22 ~An Evening with Jane~


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Timestamp: 2009-04-19 10:14:42 UTC

Comment: stephilinn said...

I follow your blog religiously!

April 6, 2009 10:22 AM

Prize #23 ~Ice Bat Uglydoll~

Becky (The Branches!)

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Timestamp: 2009-04-19 10:18:52 UTC

Comment: Becky said...

I love anything and EVERYTHING with OWLS! And you know this from my blog :) I really hope I win something :) And thank you for putting on this great giveaway! Yeah!

April 17, 2009 12:10 PM

Prize #24 ~OUCH Voodoo Toothpick Holder ~

Blognut (More Mindless Rambling!)

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Timestamp: 2009-04-19 10:23:12 UTC

Comment: blognut said...

I LOVE the VooDoo babies! I'm going to have to get some of those because now my life cannot be complete without them, you know? I need to add them to my collection of office toys.

April 16, 2009 4:48 AM

Prize #25 ~Cupcake Kitchen! Jessie Steele Cupcake Apron & Cuisinart Pink Kitchen Brush~

B (Simply B, Simply Me!)

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Timestamp: 2009-04-19 10:37:02 UTC

Comment: B said...

Besides those stinking cute fortune cookies I love those pillow case dresses. I've been thinking about making a couple of those for my miniature since it does seem nice weather is finally here, but buying them seems like a great option too!

April 11, 2009 2:38 PM

Prize #26 ~Boss Lady Cowgirl Loot ~
(compact mirror, coin purse, cinnamon gum and Cowgirl Magnet from Stampin Mom!)

Tutu's Bliss!

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Timestamp: 2009-04-19 10:42:46 UTC

Comment: TuTu's Bliss said...

hmmmm the rosebud salve but WOWZA this is serious!! It would be like winning the lotto but better because you don't have the hassle of all your friends and family trying to borrow a buck. :)

April 7, 2009 2:26 AM

If you didn't get a chance to see Cat Chat's announcement about the giveaway, scroll down and check it out!

Thanks to everyone who participated, shared the love and hung in there with me for my very first (but certainly not last!) giveaway celebration!

WINNERS: Make sure I have a way to contact you about shipping your prizes!

Happy Monday!

Bee and Rose is still working on her makeover! Excuse my trash, poor makeup choices and other assorted nonsense until I can sort it all out! In the words of Chilly..."We ask that you bear with us during this transition!" lol!


devri said…
are you sure that Deb wasn't suppose to be Dev?


OH well,
Congrats to everyone!!!
Kristina P. said…
Jillene one twice!?!? If she weren't recovering from surgery, I would have to kill her.

Congrats to the winners! Sob.
Shauna said…
AWESOME! Congrats to all the winners :) Hope you have a beautiful and sunny day today my precious friend!
♥ HUGS ♥
Me said…
Congrats to all the winners! What a GREAt way to start the week!

Happy Monday!
Cammie said…
ohhhh, am I first????
Cammie said…
aw MAN. Shalee wins everything! heehee.
love the new header!!
Anonymous said…
Oh yay!!!! Thank you!!

Send me an email at
carmelcandyapples @ gmail. com

and I'll send ya my shipping address!! Woohoo!
sandy said…
Congrats to everyone who won! Your new look is fabulous:0)
Anonymous said…
OMG!! Thanks!!! Thanks for my "door prize" and when I saw what else I won I LOL'd! Love it!!!!!!! Don't know how you kept this all straight. I do a giveaway for one item and I about lose my mind!
DiPaola Momma said…
Okay now that my chest has stopped heaving in sobbs and I've wiped away the torrent of tears.. I have to say that even though I won NOT ONE THING (I know this is because I refuse to use Randomizer and it therefore hates me), a number of my peeps did (even some more that once!)... so congrats 2 all
Jess said…
Wow! That was an AMAZING give-a-way! YAY for all of the winners!
Kat said…
Congrats to all the winners!
Randi Troxell said…
congrats to everyone... but i am soooo lovin' your bloggy makeover... it is gorgeous!!!
Anonymous said…
CONGRATULATIONS!!! Awesome prizes!!!
blognut said…
So I was just kinda scrollin' down, not paying too much attention, because I never win anything and all of this joyful winner bliss just kinda hurts my feelings, ya' know?

And then I saw BLOGNUT! And then I did a happy dance! And then I scrolled back up to see what I won! And then I did another happy dance!

You realize that giving me a VooDoo doll is like, totally, unleashing a criminal mind on the blogosphere, right? YOU ROCK!!! We (read ME) are going to have SO MUCH FUN with this!


By the way, had I not won, I was just going to say something nice like, 'Darn, nobody ever lets me win, but congratulations anyhow.' And then I was going to skulk away quietly. Now I don't have to do that!
Jillene said…
HOLY FREAKING CRAP!! ARE YOU FREAKING KIDDING ME? I NEVER WIN!! WHOO HOO!! YIPPEE!! HOORAY!! You can e-mail me at and I'll give you my address. Thanks so much!! WHOO HOO!!
Congrats winners. What a ton of work you have put into this, awesome job!!!
Mimi said…
Hooray I won number 14!

Thanks so much!
jill said…
wow! that was sooooo much fun...i'm glad you decided to do lots of winners instead of just one huge prize.....
Bobby G said…
So I see the yard sale wasn't a success! LOL
Grand Pooba said…
Dangit! I was hoping I'd win #25. Oh well, maybe I can bribe B to give it to me!
Jodi said…
Congrats to all of the winners!! Thanks for the giveaway!
The Blonde Duck said…
Congrats to all the winners! I love your new blog look!
SO said…
*sigh* I didn't win. But congrats to all the winners!!
Kathy B! said…
This was the motherload of giveaways! I hope you saved a little something for yourself!

And how is it that there was all this stuff and I won nothing?!

WOW!!! I am so excited!! I emailed you!!
Deb said…
i am STOKED! thank you so much, dawn!

you must be so relieved to have this over with! you did an amazing job (and not just because i won!)

congrats to the other winners!
Tracy said…
So I know I should be happy for all the winners... BUT I'm only happy for the ones who didn't win what I really wanted to win. (sticks big pouty lip out) Hmmph!

Hhahahaa!! Congrats to everyone and THANK YOU for hosting such an awesome and fun giveaway!!!

Have been missing my Nana Bee... life has been crazy in my parts... maybe I'll find a minute (or 30) to actually blog it!
mommaof4wife2r said…
oh so much fun! i have lots of friends who won, and that's pretty exciting...and yaya won twice! wow! she's lucky gal!
Bobbi-Jo said…
SQEEEEEEAL!!! No stinkin' way! I can't believe it. YES! Thanks SO, SO much! Let me know what you need from me :)
pam said…
You have made a lot of people pretty happy today!

Great giveaway Dawn!! Now,have fun getting things shipped out:)

Love you!
Jennifer said…
Wow what a giveaway!

Congrats to all the winners and thanks for letting me play!!
Jennifer said…
Oops--forgot to say I love your new blog design!
B said…
Happy Monday indeed!
MaryCatherine said…
Well poopie...sigh...oh well! Congrats to all of the winners!
Cadance said…
what a fun give-away...but too bad I didn't win anything...hey at least I met you and you are super cool....I'm stickin' around....I gotta be here for the Halloween give-away...I keep thinkin' about those cute decorations!
Jazzy Jemz said…
Congrats to all the winners!!
Erin said…
How exciting! Congratulations to all of the winners!
Polka Dot Moon said…
Woo Hoo!!! I'm doin' a jig right now ;)
Thanks so much Dawn!!!!
Em said…
Good Golly Dawn!! I'm exhausted for you.

Way to rock this, and congratulations to all the winners!! E

(See that, I took the high road. Well, at least I tried. Sniff.)
♥georgie♥ said…
awwww what a fantabolous giveaway CONGRATS to all the winners!
Alexis AKA MOM said…
What??? I thought we were BFB (Best Friend Bloggers), I'm so hurt!!! Tears are coming down right now. What no sympathy votes? LOL ... just playing some of my favorite bloggy buddies won! Yeah!

When you get a moment I need some love on my claritin giveaway, it's looking a little sparse. I apprecaite it. Muah!!!
Alexis AKA MOM said…
What??? I thought we were BFB (Best Friend Bloggers), I'm so hurt!!! Tears are coming down right now. What no sympathy votes? LOL ... just playing some of my favorite bloggy buddies won! Yeah!

When you get a moment I need some love on my claritin giveaway, it's looking a little sparse. I apprecaite it. Muah!!!
Annie said…
Wonderfully fun giveaway. I love your idea and congrats to the winners!
LadyStyx said…
Awww! I didnt win this one either. Well pooh! Maybe next time.

Congrats to the winners of the Monster Give-Away!!
stephilinn said…
YEAH! I actually won something! You are so awesome to have done such a great give away! Now have fun shipping everything!!! Can't wait for the blackcrow give away! Oh, Love the new look and Cat's chat! Too cute!!!
Debra said…
Congratulations fo all the weiners...I mean winners! Love the new blog look! ;-)
Donnetta said…

I won. I won. I WON! And since Halloween is my FAVORITE holiday - my prize is PERFECTO!!

You ROCK for all these prizes! Thank you, thank you, thank you!!!

And the new design - LOVE IT!
Congrats to all the lucky dolls you!!
Jenners said…
I bet you are glad that is over!!!!! Whew! I got tired just reading about it! Congrats to all the winners!

And can I just tell you that we went to NYC this weekend and my son saw and bought himself (with his Easter money) a black Ice Bat Uglydoll? He loved it!!! Just as well since I didn't win ; )

And I hope your family emergency wasn't too bad ; (
Mother Mayhem said…
Congratulations to all the winners! Hugs for all the losers! ;o)
Tricia said…
Awww, I was hoping to see my name on the winners list. Better luck next time and congrats to the winners of all this beautiful swag!
Some people won twice? Lucky bums!! Congrats to the winners! :)
Off to play with some belly button lint... No, you can't have any. It's MY Lint. ALL MINE.

Love your header!!!
Wendyburd1 said…
Awww so jealous of all you winners!!LOL!
Vickie said…
Congrats to all the winners. I really didn't want that yellow bag. That is okay:)
Debbie said…
Congrats to the winners. Although sadness has overtaken me that my name was not among them.
Holy cow! I am so stinkin happy! After a terrible day yesterday I wake up and I see this!

Yessss. :D
momof3girls said…
congrats! to all the winners! this has been fun! Thanks and congrats again on your 100th post!
Dawn said…
Good Lands Girl!! that was a HUGE give-away! I'm so sorry I missed out! Serves me right for taking a little break from blogging!
Megan said…
Woohoo!! Congrats to all the winners!!

I'm about ready to fall asleep...can barely keep my eyes open...I'll email you my address tomorrow. So exciting! heehee =D
Michelle said…
And I was so hoping to get some of those items (hey, if people can win more than once, I can be greedy, right?). I just feel sorry for ya that you had to do all the counting! Yikes! I'm glad this was such a success for you!
nikkicrumpet said…
I'd say congrats to the lucky winners.....but I'm too bitter. Oh heck congrats anyway you biddies!!!!!
Wendy said…
Congrats to all the (other!) winners :)

Dawn, I'm just double checking that you got my email...
Mrs4444 said…
Congrats to all the winners!

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