Sunday, 11 July 2010

30 for 30 Challenge and a giveaway.

I have joined the '30 for 30' challenge being run by Kendi Everyday so this is my first post. I'm a little late joining because I have been at home with my parents most of the week but am excited and looking forward to the challenge. So whats this all about? Well you have to choose 30 items of clothing and wear them for the next 30 days, remixing 30 different outfits. (this does not have to be done in 30 consecutive days but its kinda fun this way and more challenging). Belts, Sports wear, PJ and accessories don't count in the 30 but Jackets and Shoes do. Plus for the whole time you are on the challenge you can't shop. So this will be good for my bank balance too!

Here are my 30 items.

8 Tops
2 Vests
1 Jacket and 2 Cardigans

4 Dresses
4 Skirts
4 Bottoms
5 Shoes
I tried to think a bit strategically about choosing my items so this took, truthfully, about 3 hours! lol! I think I have enough items to last the 30 days and hopefully come up with 30 outfits without having to do anything ridiculous.
There are lots of lovely ladies involves in this challenge so you can check them all out here!

30 for 30 Banner

On another note I have finally, finally reached my 300 followers, yay!! So it's time for another giveaway. This time all the items are from me (not a shop like usual) as this is me thanking all my 300 followers. Because I love you all very much!
So on to the prizes!
A Lancome Paris Hypnose Mascara
A Nars LiquidLast Eye-Liner
An Eyeko Minty Fat Balm
A Flower Power Rose Moisture Balance Facial Mask
A cherry print Claire's Pen (for writing on ...)
A set of Beautiful Vintage Style Stationary Set

There you have it. A think there is a little something for everyone. But if I get lots of people entering I will add more items.

So the rules. This one is nice and easy.
  • Be a Follower
  • Leave me a comment on something you would like to see more of on my blog or something you like
  • Include an email or blog link so I can get hold of you
Thats all this time, just one entry per person.

oh forgot to say the giveaway will end on the 12th August (a long one this!)

Daisymay X

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  1. I can't wait to see what outfits you'll be creating with these 30 pieces!

    clothed much, a modest fashion blog

  2. Hi Daisy May! I hope you have great fun with this challenge - look forward to seeing your outfits :) Thanks for checking out my blog!

  3. Bonjour Daisymay,
    So glad you came by to visit, always good to meet a fellow rosebud. You have a great blog, I'm a new follower and wil be back soon. Good luck with the remix over the next 30 days!
    Good week,

  4. back out now while you still can haha just kidding:) i especially love your shoe choices, i'm planning on buying an oxford too..after the 30 for 30 of course, enjoy remixing and good luck to us!

  5. Hi Daisymay!

    I was not born with a great sense of fashion so I would love to see you mix and match pieces of clothing and jewelry. Maybe I can get ideas from you for my next night out with the girls!

    Great giveaway. My first time to enter.

    khrisocubillo at yahoo dot com


  6. wow, this really is a FANTASTIC giveaway! hm, you know i love all of your blog... what would i like to see more of... well, i do love your budget vs. breaking the bank posts! and of course any DIY ideas are always helpful (:
    <3 tia

  7. I'm a recent follower, and I'm looking forward to seeing what you do for the 30x30. :)

    francesjsantiago at gmail dot com

  8. I just found your blog via a link you left on mine. I love your 30 x 30 items, every single piece. I'm excited to see what you do with that, since I'm doing it too!

  9. I'd like to see tips for accessorizing and maybe see some of your favorite recipes. I'm already a follower.
    freeindeed at myfairpoint dot net

  10. Wow that looks like such a good challenge! Reminds me a bit of Gok Wan's capsule wardrobe idea :)

    Congratulations on 300+ followers! I'd like to see more tips on how to accessorize, and how to mix and match items in your wardrobe which coincides with your new challenge :D xxx

  11. Hi, Daisymay! Thank you so much for dropping by! You have a lovely blog! I certainly want to be part of this great giveaway. I'll take my time to read your blog in more detail and then take part.

    I'd love to join you in the challenge, but I wear totally different clothes for work and for my day to day life; it'd be way too hard to choose only 30 items. Not that I have that many, anyway, hehe.

    Tight hug!


  12. Oh my goodness, I could never do this challenge - it would take me DAYS to decide what to use!!

  13. hi, i'm a follower. and i would love to enter your giveaway. i would love to see more reviews in your blog:D

    my emai is

  14. new follower!! woot!

    as someone who is over 40 I'd love to see outfits that would be appropriate for us older folks, especially given my recent post where I was bombarded about my inappropriate top ;-)

  15. Wow, that challenge sounds fun and ... challenging! Have fun!

  16. I love the 30 in 30 days idea! I have a feeling I wouldn't be able to follow through.
    PS I LOVE lancome hypnose, I just bought some more today!

  17. cute giveaway! I love your studded flats, and I think the 30 for 30 challenge is a great way to test your remixing abilities!


    Chic on the Cheap

  18. Looks like your remixing is coming along well! Sadly I could not get an outfit post done today, I ended up working all day. BOOO! Ah, well. So, my favorite thing about your blog so far is the budget vs. breaking the bank. I really enjoy seeing the trends represented at different price points.
    have a good one!
    Playdate on Lemon

  19. I'd love to see the different looks you can create with your 30 pieces.


  20. Great giveaway :-) Please enter me, my address is lauraclaireharvey at googlemail dot com

    Thanks, and congratulations on reaching 300 followers!

  21. Enter me please! I'm already a follower via google. I love your 30 x 30 items!!

    Ana Belén R.M
    fisiwoman at hotmail dot com

  22. Wow what a great giveaway !
    congrats for reaching 300 followers :)
    I love to join please
    I am a follower shaimaa

  23. Hi! Enter me, please :)

    My e-mail address is:

    Thank you!

  24. hi,new follower..
    i like to see more about u'r daily outfit..


  25. love the 30 for 30 challenge you're doing! excited to see the rest of the looks you'll do :)

  26. Always love to see more giveaways, but I'm currently in an interior design phase so anything and everything involving that I'm there!


  27. Daiane Negretti
    follower: Daya, muito prazer

    I like to see more fashion posts like these ^^

  28. Hi Miss Daisy.

    Done, already following through Google Friend Connect.

    Thanks for the reminder!

  29. I'm already followin your blog, and I'd like to see more make-up tips.

    spamscape [at] gmail [dot] com

  30. I am already a follower as mizhelle.

    Id love to see some more MU tips and reviews.


  31. Enter me please! I follow as Carmen Cánovas.

    I'd like to see more reviews about non expensive products.

  32. I'm a follower! I would love to see more outfit pairings! I love the shoes by the way! lol Thank you for the opportunity to enter!

  33. Hello! I'm a follower as VIctoria and I would love to see makeup's looks!!! (L)

    Thank you for your blog =)


  34. i'm a follower as evil_eva12
    i like your fashion posts :)

    evil_eva12 at hotmail dot com

  35. Hi :) I'm following via Google (Jasmine1485)

    My favourite posts are your outfit ones, I like seeing how you combine colours, patterns and accessories, it gives me ideas for things to try myself. It'll be interesting to see how wide a range of looks you can create during 30 from 30. Product reviews would be good too, I tend to stick with what I know is effective, but if I read a good review I'm more likely to branch out.

    Kate1485 at

  36. i'm a follower via GFC
    i like to see more of product reviews.:)



  37. I really look forward for you to wear the H&M vest! I think it`ll look good on you :D
    good luck on the challenge!

    well, I love this blog as it is :)


  38. Wow 30x30 that's very cool, I'd love to see your outfits :)
    I'd love to enter, I'm a follower :Eliane Pino

  39. You were my first comment ever, so now you're definitely going to be followed by me (and hold a special place in my heart). Too much too soon?

  40. i am a follower of your blog.
    i love to see more posts on semiformal wear.
    username- ks sn

  41. Please enter me! Im a follower. I would like to see more frugal wear and budget outfits that look expensive. thank you.

    -shopgurl101 at gmail dot com

  42. I'm a follower and i would love to see more outfits of course! and maybe posts about where you shop? :)

    katch05 at gmail dot com

  43. Now a follower!!!:) I would like to see more of your city. Like a private tour. I love looking at photos of different places:)

    Oh, and I will be having a giveaway soon too! Hope you could join!=)


  44. I'm following through google :)

    I love seeing your outfit shots, they're so inspirational!

    badnewsxx AT gmail DOT com

  45. Hi im new followers :)
    love all ur outfit...
    great giveaway, i'd love to enter it :)
    this is my blog link.
    i'd love to see more bout hair product. thanks !

  46. Sorry! I forgot to say to you that I would like to see some post about make up on your blog ;)

  47. i like reading the budget vs breaking the bank posts.

  48. I am your new follower and I love your budget vs. breaking the bank posts!

    queen-of-pain at yandex dot com

  49. I follow your blog. I like vintage clothing reviews and photos. well done. thanks
    lubaska dot k at gmail dot com

  50. I follow through google friend and I love you graphics.cardshark42(at)hotmail(dot)com

  51. I am happily your follower. Love the pictures on your blog. :O)

    estrella8888 at roadrunner dot com

  52. what a lovely giveaway!
    love your blog

  53. Hi, Daisy!

    How are you? Can I take part in this giveaway? Well, I'll leave my comment here and if it turns out it's not international, too bad, hehe.

    I'd like to see you going different places in England so we get to see what the place is like. I travelled to England a long, long time ago and totally loved it. It'd be nice to see images from the country again from the point of view of a local :).

    Hope you're having an amazing day!



  54. Great giveaway!

    I love your sense of style...can't wait to see more!!!

  55. Hi...super cute blog. Just became a follower. Fun to see your outfits AND, since I'm an Etsy seller (vintage, though not vintage clothees, really--vintage STUFF), I like your Etsy finds posts, too. Thanks for your fun giveaway!

  56. im actually liking your posts on 30 days and 30 outfits post. new follower here! :) i'd love to see more outfits :)

    Huong x-x

  57. New follower = Lyudmila
    I want to see the Fashion Eye
    but it not work

    I like this giveaway.

    lusizova (at) gmail dot com

  58. I totally love your 30x30 items!

  59. What a great giveaway :) I would like to participate in it.
    Anw i am totally follower through Google Friend Connect.

    Contact me dear :)

    thankies for helding this sweet giveaway and have a perfect day :)

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  61. Hiya!! i love the outfits but maybe lay them out individually or hang them up and then photograph them :D

    styleezta at gmail dot com

  62. I'm a new follower. I like your approach to fashion and wanna gin this great giveaway too. ....Tiffypoot @ (

  63. I'm a new follower!
    Really glad to have found this blog. More outfits! Can't get enough of them.
    musicplayson . onsugar . com or theworldiswarm @ gmail . com
    Thanks! :D

  64. allright so I'm a follower, and a walking fashion disaster, so I'm entering this drawing too :-). I like your etsy finds - more of those please. Now should I use one of the two blogs i never update or the photo blog i never update? is probably the prefered one, even though it's ended now... xxx


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