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#1 of 36 Old 04-11-2007, 08:10 PM - Thread Starter
 
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Hello fellow de-clutterers, downsizers, and simple living mamas...
I entered our apartment in the Apartment Therapy's Smallest Coolest Apartment contest and it posted today. Come check it out and then vote, vote, vote! I need to get the vote count up to "Stellar!" I know you have to register to vote...and then confirm in your email account...so it may take a few more seconds than normal, but I would LOVE you for it. (not that I don't just love y'all already! )

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You sure move fast--it looks great!

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I voted for you.
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heh. all better, voting soon.

And I looked through the other entries and liked yours best. So you aren't just getting an "I know you" vote.
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I got in a vote, Sara. Good luck! You're place looks so homey. The beauty of it is that it's aesthetically pleasing yet it looks like a real home, not a model.
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Voting now.
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Wow, what a cute place. I'm jealous.
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I think you've got a great chance of winning....I'm off to vote!
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I got your back, Sara. I looked at ALL the entries, and yours is definitely in the running!

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Done!
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I voted and looked at all the other entries. Yours is the most real. Some of those apartments look like no one lives in them!

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Delight-one thing about it, with DWR prices it won't take you long to spend the money when you win! Best of luck
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Delight-one thing about it, with DWR prices it won't take you long to spend the money when you win! Best of luck
I know! Very spendy. If I have the amazing luck/blessing of winning something, at least I wouldn't have to clutter my apt. with it all...because I could probably buy one thing! hee hee.

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And I looked through the other entries and liked yours best. So you aren't just getting an "I know you" vote.

: I've loved all your places, but your newest is my favorite! I'm off to vote now!!!


ETA: you're in 8th place - come on everyone and vote!!!
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You have my vote Sara

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"We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give." ~ Sir Winston Churchill
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It is inspiring! BTW, I love your food blog.
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I gave you a stellar...yours is really the only place that looks like a home. The others look very staged.

Good luck!
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The hanging star light- I have been searching high and low for a red or black one... may I ask where you got it?

Awesome home- I have you a stellar!
~Valarie~

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I cast my vote.

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Come on, folks! She needs some more stellar votes!
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The hanging star light- I have been searching high and low for a red or black one... may I ask where you got it?

Awesome home- I have you a stellar!
~Valarie~
Mine was from www.hometownevolution.com ...although I didn't really like their quality of paper. Try to find the highest quality of paper...a lot of specialty gift shops are carrying them now. Or places like Urban Outfitters, Pottery Barn Teen, and the like.

Thanks for the votes everyone!!

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Thanks so much for all the votes...you guys are the greatest!

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Oh, I hope you win! That would be so cool.

Oh, and I really shouldn't of visited that DWR site, but curiosity got the better of me . As a result, I now want this:
http://www.dwr.com/productdetail.cfm?id=11697

Must.restrain.myself.from.clicking.BUY!
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Mine was from www.hometownevolution.com ...although I didn't really like their quality of paper. Try to find the highest quality of paper...a lot of specialty gift shops are carrying them now. Or places like Urban Outfitters, Pottery Barn Teen, and the like.

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Thanks for the info! I have been dreaming of a sushi themed nursery for over a year now, but one of the lights has almost made me change my mind... there is a pink with black swirl light that begs for punky pink walls and black furniture

Did you win?!
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#27 of 36 Old 04-17-2007, 02:10 PM - Thread Starter
 
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Thanks for the info! I have been dreaming of a sushi themed nursery for over a year now, but one of the lights has almost made me change my mind... there is a pink with black swirl light that begs for punky pink walls and black furniture

Did you win?!
~Valarie~
The voting is closed...thanks everyone! Now we just wait to see if I made it to the next "level" and then there will be more voting...wheeeee!

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Just wanted to say that your place looks awesome! It's really warm and homey.

He who can no longer pause to wonder and stand rapt in awe is as good as dead; his eyes are closed.  ~Albert Einstein
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: I really hope you make it to the next level! You deserve it. After looking at those other places I would honestly be shocked if you didn't move on. IMHO yours was the most comfy and homey. I could really see myself living there (unlike that all white apartment : ).
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Hey Sara, you promised that if we voted that you would blog more often . I'm checking your blog daily. Hope you move on to the next level of voting.

I love your use of bright colors-love it. I'm definitely not a modernist when it comes to decorating-I love flowers,pretty linens, stuff like that. Anyway take care .
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