Tuesday, February 14, 2012

Raw Materials Design French Apron Giveaway




Hello!
Happy Valentine's Day!
I have a fun giveaway today....
You will be able to find the giveaway information at the end of this post.....
 I also wanted to share a little more about Janna Lufkin and Raw Materials Design.....
Janna Lufkin is a designer, producer, and photo stylist, whose work is seen in magazines such as Better Homes and Gardens.




Janna started Raw Materials Design back in 2008, by designing a sturdy grocery bag....
Raw Materials Designs, a family based business now produces a line of aprons, dish towels, placemats, napkins, drink coasters, and gift bags.....
Their products are 100% American made from domestically sourced materials.....
All of their products are made with a heavyweight cotton canvas....
Every product is made to last so that they can be used in the kitchen daily.....
Not only are their products durable, they are also very affordable.....

Here is a sampling of a few of Raw Materials Designs Products.....















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I also photographed my daughter Nicole in two of the Raw Materials Design
Aprons.....
Nicole is wearing the Classic Chef Apron with the blue serged edge.....


I bribed Nicole with some homemade cinnamon rolls : )
I will share my mom's recipe when I announce the winner.....
It's a family favorite....


In the image below Nicole is wearing the French Waiter Apron with the serged edge.....


I love their products so much I will soon be carrying the Raw Materials Designs in my shop soon....



Thanks to Janna Lufkin one lucky reader will receive the



This particular apron has the red serged edge....
We thought this was perfect for Valentine's Day.....


Giveaway Information!

lucky reader chosen by random.org
The giveaway ends on February 21st.
Giveaway is open to my international readers as well : )
To enter the giveaway you just have to leave a comment on this post....

For extra entries.....

you can visit Raw Materials Designs and tell me
what your favorite product is.....

You can share the giveaway on any of the social networking sites.....
such as....

Facebook
Twitter
Pinterest

You must leave a separate comment for each extra entry to count....
Winner will be chosen by random.org...

Thank you Janna!

Take Care,
Maria


Dreamy Whites Shop
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tinajo said...

Of course I want to enter, this will be my first comment...

tinajo said...

Second comment; my favourite products there are the Drink Coasters and the aprons. :-)

tinajo said...

And now my third comment since I just posted about this on Facebook. :-)

Anita said...

I would love to enter to win.

Anita said...

By far my favorite item there is definitely the aprons.

LindaSonia said...

Gosh, I love the apron and would love to win! Thanks for the chance.

Jill Elaine said...

Those are very cute! Like. A lot!

LindaSonia said...

One of my favs at Raw Materials are the workhorse kitchen towels!

Mary said...

I was super impressed by them when you posted about them the other day! Thanks for the giveaway!

Mary said...

I love love love love love her placemats--they rectangular ones are spectacular!

Sophia said...

I love those aprons, they are so lovely! Especially the red one your daughter wears in the last few pictures. Thank you for the giveaway!!

Sophia said...

My favorite are the napkins and the dishtowels - they are so simple and elegant! I'm excited to see those items at 'sur la table' soon!

Robin and Pam said...

I would love to win this :) Thanks, Robin

primjillie said...

Very nice products. I like the apron, but the dishtowels looks very nice too. Blue stripes are always my favorite!

Jill Palumbo

stephanie said...

love this! love the napkins & dishtowels... thanks for the chance :)

Koren H said...

The drink coasters are adorable!

stephanie said...

shared on my facebook page as well... thanks!

pam in oregon said...

I love the aprons, they are just spectacular! Thanks for the giveaway.

pam in oregon said...

I shared your giveaway on Facebook. Thanks for the extra chance.

pam in oregon said...

I also pinned the apron on my Pinterest board. Thanks again for the extra chance.

Spring Hill Farm said...

Love these...my fingers are crossed!

Anno 1907 said...

Hello♥ All thoese Things are veeeeeeeeeery beautiful♥ My favourites are the napkins and the placemats AND the cinnamonrolls, hihi...! Of course i think, the Give away isn´t for a Reader from Germany, but i would like to say you, that is very beautiful, and you are veery pretty! Hughs, and a little sorry for my bad english...happy valentines day, Biene♥

Tammy Carter said...

love this apron!!!

TheVirginiaHouse said...

So pretty! I could use an apron for sure. Perhaps one as pretty as this would inspire me to enjoy doing a little more baking;-)

TheVirginiaHouse said...

Would love to have one of those classic dish towels. They are wonderful looking!

Sharon @ Elizabeth & Co. said...

What a sweet Valentine's giveaway!

TheVirginiaHouse said...

Pinned it!

Sharon @ Elizabeth & Co. said...

Love the aprons, but the classic dishtowels are calling my name too!

Becky said...

i love their dish towels.

Becky said...

I would love to win the apron for my hubby. he is the cook in our house.

TheVirginiaHouse said...

Shared on FB

Blondie's Journal said...

I'd love to win the apron...it is just beautiful! Thanks for having such a nice giveaway!

XO,
Jane

d e l i g h t said...

I love the giveaway apron! Thank you so much.

Blondie's Journal said...

I'd love to have a pretty set of the place mats! :)

XO,
Jane

d e l i g h t said...

After visiting the website I like everything but really like the placemats as well.

Myszka said...

I would love to enter!

Myszka said...

I love the French Waiter Apron:)

Margaret said...

The kids aprons are adorable. Maybe I might magically gain some mad baking skills with this apron. Whad'ja think?

Emily said...

Thanks for the chance to win! What darling aprons!

Emily said...

For my second entry, I really do love the children's aprons. So classy and sturdy looking!

Kris Vogelsang said...

Everything is stunning! I love canvas and it's durability, and Made in the USA to boot!! Love it!

Teacup-In-The-Garden said...

I like this post!!!!!
Markus

Shilo said...

I love how beautiful they are and yet how simple and unfussy, like they know they can stand on their own two feet! Thanks for the chance to win one!

Ruffles n Raspberries said...

I would LOVE to win that apron.. sooo cute!! The red stiching on it looks awesome!
Sherri

Kim with a K said...

Love this apron!!!
I adore aprons and have many patterns, fabric, etc to make more...never seem to!!! LOL!
Thanks for the chance to win and can't wait for the recipe!!!

Ruffles n Raspberries said...

I think the apron you're giving away is my favorite! Can't beat made in the USA!
Sherri

Kim with a K said...

All the items at Raw Materials Design are lovely...I really like the napkins best...the utensils look great all snuggled in them!

JunqueMagnet said...

Thanks so much for sharing. The aprons are so fantastic!

kim said...

l think l'd like pretty good in the french waiters apron,,if l say so my self..

Kristin said...

my favorite is the classic chef's apron. gorgeous linens too!

FRENCH LAUNDRY said...

They are beautiful! Please count me in! With a name like French Laundry, I think the French Waiter's apron would be perfect!

Hugs,
Judy

FRENCH LAUNDRY said...

I have to say though, I am a classic girl and that classic apron is probably my favorite item.

Judy

ChRiS said...

YEY today comments are working!!! yes please count me in i love aprons

Emilie's daughter said...

Oh, these are gorgeous! x Christa

Anna said...

I would love this!

Anna said...

I pinned this on Pinterest!

Anna said...

My favorite item on the Raw Materials Design site is the square dinner placemats. Amazing.

Sarah said...

What an adorable apron! And I love the gift bags.
Would love to win one!

{Carrie} said...

I love these aprons!

Cortney said...

very pretty!

La La's Land said...

I love everything! I think the place mats and napkins are the cat's meow.

eorban said...

GREAT apron-love it and want to win it!

Edwina

eorban said...

My favorite item? Tough choice, but I'd say the classic apron....

Edwina

Ruffles and Relics said...

oh my.. please enter me and thanks for the giveaway!!

Ruffles and Relics said...

My favorites are the napkins and the dishtowels..

Jackie said...

What a cool give away! Would like to have it.

Jackie said...

I love the red edged apron!

suburban prep said...

I love seeing what your postings are going to be. I love reading about different places online to explore. and I love the Raw Material site.
Thank you

suburban prep said...

I like the French waiter apron.

elizabeth said...

Oh, I'd love to win this giveaway!

Dawn said...

Great giveaway! Hope I win a beautiful apron!

Sandy said...

Yes, please enter me to win...

Sandy said...

I really like the dish towels with Red Stitching...

the contessa said...

Just posted about this on Facebook. Love it all!
ltlucero@gmail.com

the contessa said...

Just visited the website. Love the apron and the dish towels! Actually there wasn't anything I didn't like!
ltlucero@gmail.com

the contessa said...

Those cinnamon rolls look yummy. How cute would I look cooking those in that fancy apron!!!!!! :)
ltlucero@gmail.com

Nancy said...

My other favorite item is the tea towels...they are incredible! Everything is....

Nancy said...

For the second entry, there is no question your items and the photography is phenomenal! Thanks so much!

Dividend farmer said...

Would adore the french apron-but all of the items are fantastic! thank you!

Diana said...

Hi Maria, I discovered Raw Materials Designs a little while ago and like you, I love everything on their web site. I would love to win this cute French Waiter Apron. It would go beautifully with my red grain sack runners, tee hee!

Diana said...

Back again for another chance to win that cute French Waiter apron-please tell that random.org to pick me. I can't decide between the french waiter apron and the round tote. I love them both! Thanks for the chance.

Amy R. said...

I would love to win an apron!
Amy

Amy R. said...

I visited her site and I love the aprons and the drink coasters the best!
Amy

Anonymous said...

These are wonderful aprons and so versatile!! Would love to have one.

Jennifer Smothers
smothers_jennifer@yahoo.com

Sarah said...

Hi Maria,
Thank you so much for introducing us to Janna's site...her website and products are amazing. The aprons are gorgeous and I adore the placemats and napkins.
I would so love to have the red stitched apron...it would be the pride of my apron collection. :)

Happy Valentine's Day!
Sarah

Marielle said...

Thank you! New to your blog and quite pleased to have found you. My dear CA is a Francophile and this would give him such joy.

Marielle said...

Three comments? How generous. Maybe you would like to receive a reciprocal gift from my newest blog--Shop My Basement.

Bon Soir.

Marielle said...

Whatever the results, I will visit the online shop and see what's available.

Beth said...

LOVE the apron!!! I've never won
anything - what a great place to
start!!

Beth

Melbourne Girl said...

Love them all!! Very French and very classy
Lesley

Anonymous said...

I really love linen. The dishtowels are absolute adorable.

Jennifer Smothers
smothers_jennifer@yahoo.com

Helen said...

The kids' versions are just as cute as the Adults' ones - tres simple tres chic.

Teri said...

I would love to win an apron. I could not choose a favorite, from the aprons to the dishtowels to the coasters...love them all!!!

Patty's Stitches said...

I'd love to win any of the products, I love the dish towels. They look so durable.

bskthound1 said...

How great are these aprons? Love the chance to own one!

Patty's Stitches said...

I pinned the apron on my pinterest board. Please add me in the draw again. What an awesome giveaway!

Patty's Stitches said...

I also added a link on facebook! Add me in one more time!

Wendy said...

I love the napkins! ♥

Heaven's Walk said...

Her aprons are so vintage French looking, Maria! LUV them!!! I've always wanted to wear one while vendoring at our local Flea - and one of these would be just perfect! Thanks for the opportunity! :)

xoxo laurie

Heaven's Walk said...

I'm really loving that French Waiter's apron and it's longer length! :)

xoxo laurie

Stacey@A Sort Of Fairytale said...

the stitching on these products is just perfection, i love that apron...thank you for the opportunity to enter!

Stacey@A Sort Of Fairytale said...

took a little visit to the site and the coasters are oh so pretty too!

ubercrab said...

Let me win this one!!!! =)

ubercrab said...

i'm loving the classic dish towel and classic apron in both colors!

Anonymous said...

beautiful beautiful linens! i hope i can win one! Thank you for the opportunity Jana and Maria.

Anonymous said...

i would love some of the round totes. they look perfect for my young children and the need to organize things on a constant basis.

Anonymous said...

What a great style!!! I love it. Raw materials make deligthful design. I wish a had some luck :)
Lucyna (Poland)

klmw@poczta.onet.pl

♡♥♬ Louis ♬♥♡ said...

Thank you for hosting this giveaway

Louis
pumuckler {at} gmail {dot} com

♡♥♬ Louis ♬♥♡ said...

I love the French Waiter apron

pumuckler {at} gmail {dot} com

♡♥♬ Louis ♬♥♡ said...

I tweeted your giveaway

pumuckler {at} gmail {dot} com

bth said...

These look like good quality items.

Anonymous said...

Beautiful apron! Would love to win :)
Classic Chef apron is my favorite product.

-Minna-
minnapo1@gmail.com

Happybee said...

awesome apron and and awesome pics!!!!
I loooove your blog!!!
Dany

Happybee said...

just share this on twitter:
https://twitter.com/#!/HappybeeCrafts/status/169718076697354240

Magda said...

I would love to enter!

Magda said...

Waiter's Apron - my favourite item :-)

Suellen said...

Gorgeous! Very vintage, very me...

Erica said...

Simply gorgeous!

Erica said...

My favourite product would be those cute little coasters!

sheepyhollow said...

Lovely post & photos as always! I love the concept behind Raw Materials & how they strive to use labor & materials from the USA!

sheepyhollow said...

My fav product at Raw Materials has to be the workhorse kitchen towels... but really... I love them all! :)

Erica said...

I pinned it here!

http://pinterest.com/pin/161285230375093415/

Sharon said...

Would love a chance to win an apron. My favorite is the Classic Chefs apron.

Lana @whatsthestorymorninglory said...

HI,
Yes, I want to enter. I hope this is open to Canada.

Lana @whatsthestorymorninglory said...

I shared the give away on Pinterest

Lana @whatsthestorymorninglory said...

I also shared on Twitter

Lana @whatsthestorymorninglory said...

Hi,
I see this is open to Canada Thank you
I like the Chefs Apron and the square place mats.

Leslie said...

Please count me in!

Leslie said...

my favorites are the drink coasters and napkins

lindajlue@yahoo.com said...

I would love to win the apron.

lindajlue@yahoo.com said...

I love the square placemats and napkins.

summersoul said...

I am so happy to learn of this company. I love her style. Thanks Maria

summersoul said...

The square placemats are divine!

summersoul said...

posting on Facebook page now.

thx again
MC

lindajlue@yahoo.com said...

shared the giveaway on FB.

Linda Steelman Jarraf(on FB)

Holly said...

Ah those napkins I must have! Love the aprons too!

Wandering No More said...

I wear an apron daily and would LOVE to win :)

Wandering No More said...

I like the dishtowels - they are so large!

Anonymous said...

The child's apron would be perfect for my grand-daughter who is a budding chef!!

Anonymous said...

Everyone needs a good looking apron.

thuy.phelps@us.army.mil

RhondaY said...

Wow--all the items are fantastic but love the apron!

Deb said...

Thank you for this gorgeous giveaway & link to janna's website.
Love the French Waiter design.

Jo Ann said...

Thanks for the chance to win!! Love aprons!

Julie L. Light said...

A FAbulous giveaway!

NFarrier said...

I would love to win.

NFarrier said...

I love the giveaway apron.

Joyce said...

Oh, I just love this apron ~ I want to win!

Keeping it Cozy said...

What a fun giveaway and I love this apron!

Keeping it Cozy said...

The dishtowel would also be a definite buy for me! Love it in the navy color.

girl on a bicycle said...

I would wear this apron every day! It is so functional and lovely!

Marie Tere said...

I'll be happy with the cinnamon roll recipe :)

LA VIE EN ROSE said...

Hi Maria, what a great giveaway! Please put my name in the hat! My favourite item on Janna's site is the French Waiter Apron but the dish towels are lovely aswell! By the way, love your blog, your home is beautiful. Your photos are always so full of light, lovely and fresh! Love it!

Sharon

Anonymous said...

Hi Maria,

Love the apron! Thanks for the chance to win! Love your blog!

...Ann

Anonymous said...

My favorite product is the drink coasters. They are very nice! Thanks for the opportunity to win.

...Ann

Pale Elegance said...

these aprons are precious! How do I enter?
Have a beautiful day,
Jenah xo

~Kim said...

Love your blog and love the French style apron! :-)
Would love to win!

Tammy said...

so many comments...but I sure do hope I win an apron. So beautiful!!

sue said...

Wow! these look superb! Of course I'd love to win an apron, they look an amazing quality too.

Karen Arcand said...

I spend so many hours in the kitchen coking for my busy family. I was thinking the other day that I should really get an apron as I'm always messing up my clothes. Love the one being given away! The red stitching would be perfect!
Love you blog too!

Kennedy Wife said...

I want that!

Nancy mc said...

I would love that apron!!

pballard said...

Would love to be entered thanks so much..

pballard said...

I am in love with it all, but love the aprons..

pballard said...

Tweeted giveaway. Thanks

pballard said...

posted on pinterest also. Thanks again.

grouse.and.badger said...

A wonderful apron!!

Anonymous said...

Cute aprons!! Thanks for the great giveaway..
Jen H
jenellendesign@hotmail.com

Suzie Thomas said...

They would make a better look if you purchase kitchen countertops which can be also of counter height so as to make uniformity using the chairs. This can make the kitchen to obtain a modern appear without utilizing loads of dollars for renovation and without making any mess. A kitchen that always looked old will become modern and fresh after the addition of dining room counter height sets instead of the usual kitchen sets.

themama23 said...

Oh yes please! These are great. I'd love to win the French Waiter Apron.

themama23 said...

My favorite item on the Raw Materials Designs page is the Classic Chef Apron with navy stitching.

themama23 said...

I tweeted about the giveaway here:
https://twitter.com/#!/themama23/status/170127593885016065

themama23 said...

Pinterest posted! Fingers are crossed.

ny fandi aji said...

I love classic apron

ny fandi aji said...

I have liked your facebook

ny fandi aji said...

I twitted https://twitter.com/#!/nyfandi_yekti/status/170135112300765185

3 Peanuts said...

Love your site. Everything is so beautiful. Love your daughter's gingham shirt as well. So stylish!

3 Peanuts said...

I went to the Raw materials site and I love it all. The rectangular placemats are very nice. I also love the aprons. It is great that the classic is adjustable at the neck. I am petite and most aprons hang too low on me.

Sally said...

Count me in! I'd love to win this apron :)

sally.puckett@yahoo.com

Sally said...

I visited Janna's site... love it all!!! I'm a dishtowel fanatic and her's are definitely a fave!!

sally.puckett@yahoo.com

Rose Fern said...

Amazing line! Please count me in the giveaway!

Rose Fern said...

I visited the website. I particularly liked the dinner napkins.

Plaza Finds said...

I love the simplicity and the sturdy material.

Carol Ann said...

Great giveaway! Thanks for the chance to win!

Carol Ann said...

I love the Classic Dish Towels!

mylifeasg said...

Loving these aprons - and the site is filled with wonderful jewels. Still loving the apron best, though.

Mom E said...

Love the apron. Can't live without them! Linda

Anonymous said...

Absolutely love this! Hope to win :)
bluelovely12@yahoo.com

Vicki said...

Very cool that Sur la Table will be carrying their items! Would love to win. Thanks.

Jody and Stan said...

I would love the apron. Love all of her designs too!


Jody

Holly said...

I want to win...love the aprons!

mylifeasg said...

Changing my mind, the placemats and napkins are a fabulous combination!

Monica M. Judd said...

What great looking products and so functional, too.

Fairfield House said...

Maria,

What a lovely give-away! These would look great in The Fairfield House. I am off to check out Janna's site. Thank you for including me in the give-away.

Your Friend,
Deborah

Lisbeth T. Hansen said...

I would love to win a waiter's apron. I love and use aprons all the time. I don't think I ever saw my grandmother without wearing one. She had nice little dress up aprons too!

Olive + White said...

Maria, what a beautiful item for a giveaway, and of course, I would love to enter.

Maria

Olive + White said...

I checked their website and definitely love the French waiter's apron the most, although all of their other products are beautiful.

Maria

Lynne Knowlton said...

Gotta admit, I am drooling looking at the cinnamon rolls ! The apron is GORGEOUS, and the cinnamon rolls look divine. Can't wait for the yummy recipe!
cheers!
Lynne xx

Koleen VanLeeuwen said...

A great giveaway the aprons are beautiful!!! Would love to win. Thanks, Koleen

Anonymous said...

Also, checked out the website love the aprons and the towels . Thanks again, koleen

Pamela Jane said...

It would be lovely to win this wonderful apron! Thanks for the chance!

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