Tuesday, July 21, 2009

Vespertina Giveaway

In honor of this new expression of Vespertina™ we are doing a Perfume Giveaway! Enter for your chance to win your very own 1 gram liquid perfume with a solid mini.

How to enter:
1) Leave a comment on this Illuminated Perfume journal with your name, e-mail address and favorite perfume category: floral, spice, oriental, etc.

For extra entries:
2) Follow this Illuminated Perfume blog. (1 extra)
3) Tweet the giveaway on Twitter. (1 extra)
4) Blog or post on Facebook about this giveaway. (1 extra)
5) Post a link to this giveaway on your blog. (1 extra)
6) Go over to my Illuminated Perfume shop at Etsy and tell me what your favorite item is or what you'd like to see added. (1 extra)
7) Buy something from my Etsy shop (each $25 purchase counts for 2 extra entries)
8) If you purchase Vespertina solid and mention what you liked most about it on a blog, forum (Basenotes, MakeUpAlley, Perfume of Life, etc.) you get 2 extra entries.
9) Join the fan page on Facebook (1 extra)

If you do 2-9, please let me know so I can count each of your entries separately. Also provide me with the links to your activities. One comment with all your activities is sufficient.

More fine print, learned along the way
1. If we cannot contact you we will give your prize away to someone else.
2. Each entry is assigned a card from a red and blue deck, I then have a handy family member pick a card a winner and a runner up if the winner cannot be located.
4. If you have won the Artist Feature and Giveaway in the past you may enter again.

The deadline for entering is Wednesday, July 29 at 10pm (PST)
The winner will be contacted privately and announced via Twitter and the Blog on Thursday, July 30th.

Ready, set, GO!


Nina said...

Hi! Count me in for this giveaway. My favorite perfume category is floral.

Extra entries:
1. Blog follower
2. Tweet: http://twitter.com/nina0205/statuses/2774508482
3. Favorite item in shop: Aurora Solid Perfume
4. Joined your facebook fan page (Niña Sagarbarria)

Thank you!
irina.sagarbarria at gmail dot com

Illuminated Perfume said...

Hi Nina, welcome and best of luck to you! What a cute little avatar you have.

Lilly said...

1. My favorite perfume category is citrus.

6. From your shop I really like the Antique Floral Natural Perfume Locket. It looks great!

9. Facebook fan (Lilly Papers)

Thanks a lot!

eli_green22 at yahoo dot com dot br

Aik said...

My favorite perfume category is floral. Thanks for the chance! =)

aikychien at yahoo dot com

Aik said...

I love the Botanical Perfume Sampler Eco d'Lux Six Pack from your shop! <3

aikychien at yahoo dot com

Aik said...

I'm a Facebook fan.

aikychien at yahoo dot com

Pamster said...

Please count me in the drawing. I just got my sample of "Q" and am loving it. My fave category is oriental (woody/spicy).

I follow you on Twitter also.


kathleen said...

I would love to try Vespertina. Please include me in your draw. You can find me:


My favorite perfume category? Well, I love all of them..

malfie said...

What a lovely giveaway my favourite perfume scent is spice.Helen


Anonymous said...

My favourite scent is floral.My fingers are crossed. Marian


Illuminated Perfume said...

Lilly, Aik, Pam, Kathleen, Malfie and Marian...welcome! Thanks so much for sharing your favorite perfume category and entering this giveaway.
Good luck to each of you.

Jessica said...

Hi! I love floral/earth scents! Thanks for the great giveaway!

Extra entry:
Favorite item in your shop:
I would pick the trio sampler pack with Q, vespertina, and lyra!

Thank you so much for the wonderful giveaway! All the perfumes sound lovely!

Christy Lee said...

My favorite perfume category is citrus. I've always liked those types of fragrance.
Thanks for the great giveaway!

Noble Beeyotch said...

Count me in...my fav perfume category is oriental!
For the extra entries:
i follow your blog
My fav item in your shop is Vespertina Solid Natural Perfume Mini
i joined your Fb page


HJ said...

Hi Roxana - I'd love to join in for this draw!

Favourite perfume category: floral and probably some hypnotic orientals

1. I'm also a blog follower
2. I've also become a facebook fan

Many thanks Roxana,
hollyjae [@] gmail [.] com

freakaroni said...

Hi, I'd live to join! I like earthy and oriental.
3. Q Botanical Perfume

Many thanks!
ginger.markley at gmail

Krystal said...

My Name is Krystal
email is krystal@sparkcreative-lv.com
I like spice the best

I am also hosting two giveaways:


Krystal said...


Cabootique said...

My favorite perfume category is floral.


Jessy S said...

My favorite perfume category is "spice"

Anonymous said...

def oriental
KawaiiNeko2008 at aol dot com

Anonymous said...

fav-Vera Lavender Natural Perfume
KawaiiNeko2008 at aol dot com

thescentmuse said...

What a lovely giveaway! My favorite category is woodsy/earthy.

Chelsey said...

My favourite perfume category is oriental.

1. My favourite items in your Etsy shop are Vespertina Botanical Perfume and the Botanical Perfume Trio Sampler Pack.
2. I spent $25 in your Etsy shop last week (July 13th)... I'm not sure if that counts.
3. I've become a Facebook fan.

Thank you!
vermilion_66 at hotmail dot com

Martha@A Sense of Humor is Essential said...

Great Giveaway! I like floral, thank you.
Extra comment- I like the trio sampler perfume pack to see which ones smell "right" on me.
Many thanks, greetings from North Los Angeles.

Felicia Shenker said...


My favourite perfume category: a tie between fougere and oriental. Anything powdery.


Amber said...

I love Floral and Fruity fragrances most!
Thanks for the giveaway :)

Kat said...

I like citrusy/fresh scents =)

katch05 at gmail dot com

Unknown said...

1. I follow you blog:)
2. tweet http://twitter.com/SpaGoddess
3. My favorite item would have to be the Ultimate Natural Botanical Perfume Sampler :)
4. am now a fan on facebook!

if i am so lucky, contact me through my google profile

crossing fingers!!

Unknown said...

and my favorite perfume category is probably floral, if i had to choose

amanda said...

My favorite perfume categories are woodsy smells and fresh/citrus scents.
oheeyore at hotmail dot com

amanda said...

blog follower
oheeyore at hotmail dot com

CeyouOnB said...

Hi Roxana,

Please enter me in your giveaway.

1. My favorite perfume category (of the moment) is floral.

2. Following your Blog

3. Tweeted giveaway: http://twitter.com/ceyouont#/ceyouont

6. Etsy favorite: Antique Floral Natural Perfume Locket with Lyra (Jasmine and Ylang Ylang, very feminine)

Thank you!

luvlieK - Kelly said...

Enter me. I am trying to find a new love

CeyouOnB said...

Hi Roxana,

Please enter me in the giveaway.

1. Favorite perfume category is floral.

2. Blog follower

3. Tweet: http://twitter.com/ceyouont

6. Favorite Etsy product is:
Antique Floral Natural Perfume Locket with LYRA (Jasmine and Ylang Ylang, very feminine.)


Anonymous said...

I really like the floral locket.

Peg said...

Hi Roxana! Thank you for hosting another wonderful Giveaway, and please count me in.

Extra Entries:
1 - I follow (and enjoy!) your blog
2 - favorite item in shop: "Small Tin of Natural Perfume for Antique Floral Locket" with Sierra Solid

My favorite scent category would be citrus or floral (never anything heavy).

Thanks again!

peony paperie said...

My favorite perfume category is floral. Thanks! Michelleharrod at comcast dot net

Anonymous said...

Hello Roxana

thank you for the opportunity!
My all-time favourite perfume category is floral.

2. I follow the blog
4. Have posted to my Facebook home page today
9. Am a Facebook fan

Margi Macdonald

Belinda M said...

My favorite scents are in the spice category

extra entries

+1 I follow your blog

+1 My favorite item in your shop is the Ultimate Natural Botanical Perfume Sampler. That way I could try lots of them

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Unknown said...

My favorite are the floral ones :) They smell lovely.


Unknown said...

Heather H.
jswandrn @ gmail.com
I like floral and sometimes spice.

xxxxx said...

I am a fan on Facebook.

I did the following on Etsy (under the name Celestine Arts Studio):
- purchased a mini solid perfume
- marked your Cimbalom solid perfume as favorite
- just because I felt like it, I hearted your shop and added you as a favorite seller

Blessings to you and best of luck to everyone!

chantallafee at gmail dot com
I favor oriental scents

Ginger said...

Great post and giveaway!! I am a fan of fruity scents. Musk sometimes too;)

Ginger said...

I like the Ultimate Natural Botanical Perfume Sampler...wonderful idea and a great way to try new scents;)

Ginger said...

I am a blog follower;)

Tylerpants said...

I tend to like floral fragrances the best as long as it's not too strong.

The Vera Botanical Perfume mini from your shop sounds lovely. Lavender is such a nice scent!

I'm a blog follower


Suanne said...

Suanne li
suanne DOT li AT gmail DOT com
and my favorite category has to be earthy thinigs, like sandalwood and tea. :)

Suanne said...

For two extra entries, I visted your store and became a facebook fan :)

Chaparral sounds lovely and very me.

Thanks so much!


Raine Hicks Wheeler said...

My sceent category is floral!
Thanks for the chance to win!
lorrainehickswheeler at gmail dot com

Anonymous said...

My favorite categories are Chypres and Hesperides.
I love the paintings on your site. Wonderful use of color.
I'd love to win the Vespertina.

Barbara said...


Thank you for creating the giveaway. I read the description of Vespertina. The scent seems to be floral and feminine. My favorite perfume category is floral and woody. I have tried Lyra in the solid. It is unique soft and feminine.

La Mama Naturale' said...

Hi Roxanna! It's Leslie- lamamanaturale@gmail.com...My fav perfume category is floral. :) Thanks for the chance.

La Mama Naturale' said...

Am now following your blog ;)

La Mama Naturale' said...

Tweeted =)

Unknown said...

I like florals.

Unknown said...

I'm new to this posting business. If this is a repeat then eliminate it. I am "keewee" on Perfume of Life. I want to add my name to the giveaway (so generous of you).

Ladytink_534 said...

I prefer floral.

I'm a follower


etavatom said...

My entry +5 (and I love citrus and chypres).
Extra entries:
1. Blog follower
2. Tweet: http://twitter.com/marybethmuller/status/2901130046
3. My friend has an Aurora solid, and I think its to die for - its my favorite item at etsy!
4. I joined your facebook page
5. and I shared your link on facebook

Thank you!
marybethmuller at gmail dot com

trixx said...

My favorite perfume category is floral. trixpixel{at}gmail.com

trixx said...

I follow!

trixx said...

I'd like to see some roll-on perfumes!

CathyH said...

1.My favorite category would be spice
2. follow blog
3. favorite item is Vespertina Solid Natural Perfume

Everything is packaged and presented so beautifully, thank you!

Illuminated Perfume said...

Thank you everyone for stopping on in to this giveaway. I will post the winner just as soon as I tally up all the entries and have my daughter draw the winning card. Cheers!!

janil said...

My favourite is floral!

Thansk you for the chance!

cal_rubies at yahoo dot es