Monday, November 23, 2009

Ruby Tuesday

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Today is Ruby Tuesday Giveaway Day!

We're giving away this lovely pillow that you see below!



"Truly Great Friends" Stitchery Pillow
  • Size: 10"W x 8"H
  • Reads: Truly great friends are hard to find, difficult to leave and impossible to forget
  • Around the edge it reads: The best antiques are old friends
  • From Classics and Country Home Decor and Gifts



  • All you have to do this afternoon and tomorrow is post your Ruby Tuesday post, link back here from your post, come back here, and sign Mr. Linky.

    This
    contest will end Tuesday November 24 at midnight EST . One winner will be chosen randomly (probably using Mr. Linky numbers).

    Please make sure you come back on Wednesday to see who won the giveaway. If you are chosen as the winner, you must respond within 48 hours with your snail mail address or an alternate winner will be chosen.


    So join in the fun and don't forget to visit other participants!



    66 comments:

    Ralph said...

    A fine sentiment regarding friends. How many true friends do we need? Good friends are to be savored - always!

    Nice needlepoint, and I await the contest'drawing'...I'm feeling luvky!

    marian said...

    i love anything vintagey and this pillow would certainly fit in with my decor..a lovely generous giveaway, Mary :)

    Felisol said...

    The pillows are great and certainly will fit in anywhere old friends are welcome.
    I am being blessed with a just a handful of old friends and some relatively new as well.
    I wouldn't trade them for all the pillows in the world.
    From Felisol

    Leora said...

    Cute pillow - nice sentiment! It certainly feels like a group of friends, all the Ruby Tuesday players.

    toby said...

    What a sweet giveaway! And a lovely ruby, to boot :)

    Your EG Tour Guide said...

    Neat giveaway, Mary. You are so sweet!

    Fun in Blogging said...

    Wohohow!! I wish I'd get that cosy pillow and I'm very glad to have found this group.

    Robin said...

    What a sweet pillow, and even sweeter sentiment.

    Dimple said...

    That pillow has very nice red on it! The sentiment is good, too.

    nonizamboni said...

    Love the pillow. Thanks for hosting this fun meme; it makes actually look forward to Tuesday.
    Happy Thanksgiving in advance, Mary!

    Loree said...

    Cute pillow and I love the quote on it because it is so true.

    Stephanie V said...

    That pillow has just the right amount of red and a good size to tuck in any where. I look forward to seeing my Ruby Tuesday friends each week.

    Patti said...

    Lovely pillow ~ I agree with Leora, it does feel like a group of friends on Ruby Tuesday.

    Have a great Thanksgiving, Mary!

    The Cunning Runt said...

    True words, courtesy of a smart lady!

    Dimple said...

    Say, when I tried to visit #12 queensized funnybone, I got a warning that it might be trying to trick me. Then I was redirected to my own dashboard. Anyone know what's up?

    chubskulit said...

    Very nice pillow, love the message in it! Goodluck everyone!

    Beauty of the Fall

    eden said...

    Woww.. How sweet! Beautiful give away. I love the color. Good luck, everyone!

    Happily Retired Gal said...

    Kewl pillow ;-)
    Happy Thanksgiving to you and yours!
    Hugs and blessings,

    sunnymama said...

    That's a lovely pillow! Thanks for hosting this ruby giveaway - how fun. :)

    Karen of Sillymonkeez said...

    What a nice message, especially around Thanksgiving! Hope yours will be wonderful Mary! :)

    Napaboaniya APAD said...

    Perfect wordings for friendship:-)
    Seems the season of giving and sharing has truly arrive!! :)
    Happy RT!

    BeachILike said...

    Cute Pillow and RED is always the best!

    You Got A Posty
    All Little Things I Like

    Desert Songbird said...

    I'm actually participating this week!

    Tink *~*~* said...

    Pretty pillow, even more beautiful sentiments! Hope you're having a terrific week, Mary.

    Tink *~*~*

    Becky and Gary said...

    That is such a wonderful saying. I have marvelous friends, and they all fit the "bill".
    Excellant give-away...
    Happy RT Mary
    Becky

    Terry said...

    dear mary..i was a little dry on ruby tuesday pictures this week.
    i used the rose pictures i took on wednesday to send to my friend, amrita in india, but i just did a little thinking and did manage a ruby post!
    have a very happy day mary t as you prepare for thanksgiving!!
    you are very appreciated and loved by so many people...love terry

    freegal1000 said...

    I love this pillow! Pick me!! Pick ME!!!

    Lori said...

    I love the pillow.

    moosh said...

    I really enjoy making friends throug this meme. It is great I have friends from all over the world. Thanks Mary.

    Paz said...

    I love the pillow!

    Paz

    Meikah said...

    Wow lovely pillow! Would be perfect for Christmas. ;) I hope I win!

    My Ruby Tuesday is here.

    pinkyshelo said...

    Oh Lovely pillow!!!! Wonderful giveaway!!!

    Sallie (FullTime-Life) said...

    this is a lovely meme, especially this time of year, when we can all (at least those of us in gray climates) use some bright color to cheer us up. Thank you for doing this.

    Gattina said...

    Real friends are very precious and they are only a few.

    Raven said...

    Neat pillow. I hope you have a wonderful and blessed Thanksgiving.

    Sara Chapman in Seattle, USA said...

    Oh Mary, a cute pillow, but I have no room for it here, so don't choose me. I am content with admiring its photo. Great cosy red post.

    Anna said...

    Pretty pillow! Are you really going to part with this?
    For my post I have chosen a couple of industrially manufactured objects.
    Happy Tuesday!
    Anna

    Mar said...

    I love that pillow!!
    (keeping my fingers crossed...!!!)

    Chie Wilks said...

    i am starting to 1 again for Ruby Tuesday...i made new blog for all photo meme...

    great shots as always...and i agree that great friends are hard to find...

    Natasha said...

    Thank you for having me again! I hope that you have a wonderful Thanksgiving.
    Best wishes, Natasha.

    Vicki ~ FL said...

    A great sentiment for all friends. Thanks for the opportunity to win this lovely needlepoint pillow especially from a wonderful meme!

    hip chick said...

    Oh I love that little pillow. I love things with words on them. In fact I have a antiqued metal sign with that saying. It was a gift from an old friend.

    life's journey said...

    The pillow is cute and I like to have one. Thanks for the giveaway. Happy Thanksgiving....TC

    B : ) said...

    That's beautiful. I love red work. It's so elegant in it's homespun simplicity. B : )

    Kerri said...

    What a lovely pillow!!

    Coralie Cederna Johnson said...

    What a lovely saying on a beautiful pillow! A true treasure for someone special! Thank you, friend! Coralie

    Cacai M. said...

    Happy Ruby hunting Mary and everyone! Here's My Ruby Tuesday #3

    Have a good Tuesday! :-)

    Martha in PA said...

    Happy Ruby Tuesdsay! I LOVE the pillow!

    My RT

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    JunieRose2005 said...

    Very nice!

    I have mine up now!

    Happy Ruby Tuesday and Happy Thanksgiving to all!!


    Junie

    Marice said...

    wow thats nice! love the pillow ;)

    EastCoastLife said...

    I'm number 100! I'm feeling lucky. :)

    LADYHIGHTOWER said...

    Gorgeous pillow. Thanks!

    Auntie E said...

    I love the stitched pillow. It look really old. Have a great Thanksgiving.

    Annie said...

    Meaningful and memorable. Lovely words.

    Phebie said...

    Oh how i wish i would be the lucky one to have that pillow!

    here's my entry:
    http://www.princessdanielle.com/2009/11/ruby-tuesday-ladies-in-red/

    Happy RR!

    Shraddha@theselfloveproject said...

    that is really nice pillow!!!

    enjoy!

    N said...

    Very true, where can I find one?...lol. I am almost in my forty's and I never have a good friend except for my DH...:(

    Jew Wishes said...

    What a lovely pillow. A wonderful message.

    marcia@joyismygoal said...

    Mary that pillow is a great draw- good idea, and thanks for hosting RT it is fun:)

    roxanestoner said...

    So true!

    shopannies said...

    love the needle point pillow my mother and my grandmother used to do this

    dhemz said...

    what a sweet giveaway indeed....love the friendship quote.

    Mine is up as well!

    Magical Mystical Teacher said...

    A friendly pillow—
    some lucky winner gets it—
    maybe ’twill be I!

    Carolyn Ford said...

    That is such a nice pillow! I love what it says and the red is striking. Love it, Mary!

    Lottie said...

    Lucky one that gets the pillow! Think I'm too late though, but here's something ruby red at my place