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3.19.2010

::how about a giveaway?::

i know that many of you have enjoyed the freebie from ew couture collection
and we are thrilled to have her back and hosting a great giveaway!!

ew couture is owned by an amazing woman named Elena Wilken. she is a kind and giving soul.
here see for yourself and learn a little more about her:

"Hi everyone! My name is Elena Wilken and I am the graphic designer behind EW Couture Collection. I am a graphic designer by trade and education and also a self taught photographer, in the beginnings of my journey in photography (elenawilkenblog.com).

Let me start by giving a big thank you to the ladies behind the Maternal Lens for hosting me and EW Couture Collection :)

EW Couture seems to be the perfect way for me to marry my two talents and passions.

I started creating photo templates first, as little thank you gifts to share with the photographers who have offered me inspiration and help in my journey.
That's how EW Couture was born. While it is still in its baby stage (we opened doors March 2nd, of this month) expect the release of a lot more, fun, elegant and trendy products in the months and years to come. Products that bring additional value to your business.

I also am and will be continuing to make available monthly, free templates and resources for photographers through my newsletter (http://ewcouture.squarespace.com/ewcc-free-templates).

A few personal bits about myself:
I've been working as a graphic designer for over 5 years now. Several of the design projects I've worked on, went on to win contests and receive awards. Fun fact and something that made me very happy and proud - I had the honor of creating an award winning identity system for a beautiful bed and breakfast here in Oregon called "The View Point Inn". Later on "The View Point Inn" turned to be the place where the Prom Scene of Twilight was shot... One of those things that doesn't really add any leverage to your carrier but it does make you smile.

I was born and raised in Eastern Europe, in a communist Romania. I deeply value the freedom to follow and live out the dreams, that I've been given.
I live with my husband and 2 and a half year old in Portland, Oregon and work full time as a graphic designer.
...Good luck everyone!"


and now...the giveaway!
there will be 3 winners! yay!

one super lucky winner will win
a marketing set of choice


and 2 more super lucky winners will receive a senior announcement set of templates (your choice)


how to win:
first entry- head over to ew couture collection and come and tell us which of the marketing sets and/or senior sets you would like to own.

second entry-head on over to ew couture collection facebook page. become a fan and then come back here and tell us your a fan!

contest will run until sunday, 3.21.10, midnight.

and as a thank you do all of the TML readers use the code tml20
and you will receive 20% off all of her products offered! awesome, huh?!

320 comments:

  1. i would love to win the Presence of Mine Marketing Set!

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  2. i became a FB fan too!

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  3. I would <3 to win the Presence of Mine Marketing set. It's fabulous!!!

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  4. Love the Presence of Mine set! Just beautiful!

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  5. i love the presence of mine marketing set!

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  6. i am fan on facebook as well!

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  7. and for some reason my last comment didn't show up, so here it goes again. I like the Tuscan Morning marketing set

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  8. I'm now a facebook fan! Keeping my fingers crossed!

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  9. I would love to have the Presence of Mine set!!!!

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  10. I am now a fan on FB!!

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  11. I would LOVE the A&H senior set or the Must Be Dreaming marketing set:)

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  12. I love the presence of mine marketing set. This is so perfect - I need this kind of set to help me out! Thanks for the chance!

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  13. I became a fan on FB of EW :)

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  14. Hey! I love them all...it was so hard to pick one, but I think I like the A&H collection senior set the best!

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  15. Love the A& H Senior set! So soft and elegant!

    And I adore the Presence of Mine Set.

    Such goodies to be giving away.

    Jennifer Preston ~ JP Photography

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  16. I love the "Must Be Dreaming" Marketing set.

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  17. Just became a Facebook Fan! & of course I had to leave some kudos on their page thanking The Maternal Lens for sending me their way!

    Jennifer Preston - JP Photography

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  18. Just became a fan on fb!
    I would love to win the Presence of Mine set <3

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  19. Okay, I've been looking for like half an hour and I can't decide!!! If I had to say right now, I would say the Presence of Mine set and the A&H set.

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  20. Became a fan on Facebook! Thanks ladies!

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  21. Love the Tuscan Morning set!! Great work!

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  22. Oh, I love the Presence of Mine set!! Love them all though!!

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  23. Wow, what a great giveaway! I would Love love love the "Must be Dreaming" set! I'm so happy I have become a fan on your facebook page and also subscribing to your blog, they are wonderful!

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  24. I love the Must Be Dreaming marketing set. Amazing products

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  25. Oh, I love the Presence of Mine Marketing Set!

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  26. I am now a Fan on Facebook, love love love these templates

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  27. I love the Presence of Mine & the Must be Dreaming marketing sets, it would be hard to choose just one.

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  28. I'm a fan on facebook. :)

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  29. And I am most definitely a fan on Facebook!

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  30. L♥VE the Presence of Mine Marketing Set

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  31. I'm a fan and would love to own the Part 3 one!

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  32. I'm a fan now!! :) I LOVE the Tuscan Morning set!! :)

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  33. I think the Tuscan Morning is dreamy!

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  34. I AM a FAN!! Love that I found you!

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  35. OOOOOOO. Tuscan morning is beautiful!

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  36. I love the Presence of Mine Collection. If I were the winner, that's the one I would want. Pick me, Pick me!

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  37. I'm in love with the A&H Collection ..the senior cards that open horizontally are BEAUTIFUL!!!!! BEAUTIFUL!

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  38. I am seriously in love with the Tuscan Morning Marketing Set though all your sets rock!

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  39. I love all of them. I would love to win Presence of Mine or Victorian Grunge.

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  40. I want the Victorian grunge Collection. My Seniors would love them!!

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  41. I am a FB fan too!!

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  42. Oh I'd love the must be dreaming marketing set!!

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  43. I would love to have the chance to win the Presence of Mind Marketing set! It's beautiful!

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  44. I am their newest fan!

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  45. I love the Presence of Mind Marketing Set!

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  46. I'm a fan on Facebook Too!

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  47. oooo Presence of Mine is gorgeous!! And it's my colors already! :)

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  48. DEFinitely a FB fan now!! Love!!

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  49. Hooray! I just became a fan of Facebook!

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  50. I became a Fan on facebook and even posted your link on my FB page. I would LOVE the Victorian Grunge set. It's very beautiful! Oh...and I also signed up for your newsletter! Beautiful, AMAZING work!

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  51. I love the Presence of Mine Marketing Set! Awesome work!

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  52. Love the Presence of Mine Marketing set. Please pick me!

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  53. !st entry - Love the Presence of Mine Marketing Set Hoping to win! It's such a beautiful set! :)

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  54. I am a fan on FB!! (Bridget Cross)

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  55. 2nd entry - I became a fan on FB! :)

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  56. I would love the "Must Be Dreaming" Set! She's got great stuff, and very generous too. Thanks for the chance at winning this set! :)

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  57. Anonymous3/19/2010

    I love the Tuscan Morning Marketing Set! Love it!

    Debbie S.
    Chandler, AZ

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  58. Hope my comment went through regarding the set! (not sure), but also wanted to say I became a fan of you site and EW couture as well!

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  59. Your work is amazing! I love it. My favorite for the seniors was the A&H set, and the I must be dreaming set for the marketing. Beautiful product line.

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  60. I love the Victorian Grunge Collection

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  61. Anonymous3/19/2010

    I Became a Fan! Yay, love her stuff.

    Debbie S.
    Chandler, Arizona

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  62. Oh don't think my previous comment went through, so here goes. I would love...LOVE the "Must Be Dreaming" set!

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  63. and I'm a fan too!

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  64. I would love the Tuscan Morning Collection and I am a fan on facebook!

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  65. Fan on FB!!!

    And I would love either of the EW Couture Collection senior card sets!

    Both have great composition and details!!! I'm too torn to pick just one!

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  66. Oh I just love the Must be Dreaming Marketing Set and I'd love any of the Seniors. They are all so cute:)

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  67. So hard to pick...... but if i have to... I DIG Victorian Grunge for the Seniors and Must Be Dreaming Marketing Set rocks my world!!

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  68. BTW: I am a facebook Fan of The Maternal Lens And EW Couture. Thank you for all you do!

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  69. Anonymous3/19/2010

    They are all wonderfully creative and beautiful but I could really use the Presence of Mine!
    Lisa K.

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  70. Anonymous3/19/2010

    Became a facebook fan of EW Couture. Thank you! Lisa K.

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  71. I would love to win Presence of Mine! Gorgeous!!!!!

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  72. I LOVE the 'Must Be Dreaming Marketing Set'

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  73. Must be dreaming marketing set. Love it!

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  74. Love the Presence of Mine Marketing Set....it is fantastic!

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  75. I love giveaways! Presence of Mine Marketing Set is the one I would choose if I won ~ love the colors.

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  76. There is no way I can pick just one favorite...love them all.

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  77. I love the vintage grunge collection!

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  78. I am also a Facebook fan of the EW Couture collection!

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  79. OMG! It was so hard to pick!!!
    I would love the senior cards collections ( part 3)

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  80. She is so talented. I'd love, love, love to win the Presence of Mine Marketing Set.

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  81. I want the presence of mine and victorian grunge seniors BAD!

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  82. Thanks for the chance!
    I became a FB fan!

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  83. I love Presence of Mine!!!!!
    Thanks again - crossing my fingers! :)

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  84. I love the Must Be Dreaming Marketing set! Th soft vintage vibe is more my style. Thanks for the chance to win it!! I love all of her templates and the fact that she so generously shares freebies all the time! Thanks so much!

    Hana

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  85. Liv Campbell3/19/2010

    I am a new Facebook Fan! Loving the freeibies - you rock!

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  86. I love the Presence of Mine Marketing set and the Victorian Grunge Senior Collection.

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  87. I am drooling over the Tuscan Morning Marketing Set!

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  88. I love the presence of mind set, so chic!

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  89. Liv Campbell3/19/2010

    I am a Facebook fan (forgot email in previous comment) and I would LOVE the Tuscan Marketing Set!!!

    elizabeth 05 AT gmail (.) com

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  90. Love must be dreaming, love to win must be dreaming. Awesome stuff.

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  91. Love the sets! Especially the presence of mine~ the circles and colors are already perfect for my business! I am now a facebook fan ;-)

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  92. I can't help to love the "must be dreaming" marketing set. So awesome!! Love the creamy color and unique design.
    Also, love the "Senior Card part3". Awesome design!

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  93. I love the must be dreaming marketing set and the victorian grunge senior cards.

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  94. I'm a facebook fan too!

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  95. Oh, so hard to pick just one! I love them all...

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  96. I'd love to win the Presence of Mine Marketing set

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  97. i am a fan on facebook! <3

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  98. they are all awesome! but "must be dreaming" makes me think of spring. great work! <3

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  99. I would love to have the presence of mine set! So sophisticated yet trendy!

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  100. I just became a fan on facebook too!

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  101. Love the A&H Collection So much!!!! And I am a fan now!

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  102. I would love the presence of mind marketing set! It's BEAUTIFUL!

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  103. and I'm also a facebook fan!

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  104. The Presence of Mine Marketing Set (with the green changed to a turquoise) would match my business colors to perfection. However, I could totally rock the green because it is a GORGEOUS set! And it's nearly impossible to choose between the senior cards sets, they are both more than fantastic!

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  105. New FB fan! Thanks so much for introducing EW to us!

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  106. I love the Presence of Mine - absolutely beautiful!!
    Thanks for the opportunity to win :)

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  107. I would *love* the Presence of Mine set, though they're all gorgeous!

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  108. And I became a FB fan, AND added it to my photography page's favorites!

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  109. I love the Tuscan Morning marketing set!

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  110. I love all three of the marketing sets...Must Be Dreaming and Presence Of Mine (I can't choose!)

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  111. I would adore the Marketing set!!!!!

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  112. I would adore the marketing set!!!

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  113. And... I am a fan! (a BIG one)

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  114. The Presence of Mine is absolutely my fav, although I would love to win any of them!!!

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  115. I'm a fan on FB!!!!

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  116. If I won...definitely the Presence of Mine Marketing Set!!!! Annnnndd...I am a FB fan!!

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  117. I love the Presence of Mine Marketing set!

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  118. I love the Tuscan Morning marketing set!

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  119. I became a fan on Facebook.

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  120. Super hard to choose a favorite since they are all gorgeous, but I think I would have to go with Presence of Mine Set.

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  121. I'm your BIG fan in FB, love your work

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  122. I would LOVE the Presence of Mine Marketing Set!!
    So awesome!!

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  123. The Must Be Dreaming marketing set is gorgeous, but they are all lovely!

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  124. I am a fan on FB too!

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  125. Is too hard to choose form your work, is so amazing, all are beautiful...
    If I will have to choose just 1 will be on the Seniors A&H Colletion and the Marketing will be Presence of Mine Marketing Set

    What a great Giveaway...
    Good Luck to everyone

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  126. I love the presence of mine marketing set.

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  127. I would LOVE the Presence of Mine marketing set!

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  128. I'm now a facebook fan!

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  129. I would love Must Be Dreaming! Beautiful stuff!

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  130. i also like the Presence of Mine Marketing Set and the victorian grunge senior set :)

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  131. Photography by Wendy

    The Tuscan marketing set is really my style. Love the shade of green!

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  132. Marie Schenck3/19/2010

    Tuscan Marketing Set and I'm so in love with both the senior sets...I'm not sure I could choose. Thanks for the chance to win!

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  133. I love the Presence of Mine Marketing Set!

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  134. I would LOVE to win the "Presence of Mine Marketing Set". I also love the "Victorian Grunge" senior announcement set of templates :) Thank you so much for this awesome contest!!!

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  135. I am also a Facebook fan :)

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  136. I love the Presence of Mine Marketing set... this would be perfect for my new business. :) You are so talented!

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  137. Would love to have the Victorian Grunge Collection

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  138. I am now a Facebook fan

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  139. I am in serious need of some new templates!! I love the Presence of Mine Marketing Set... I really hope I win!!

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  140. I love the Presence of Mine marketing set, and the Victorian Grunge senior cards.

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  141. I have become a FB fan!

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  142. I'm a fan! I'm a Fan!!!! :O) I would love "Must Be Dreaming" or "Tuscan Morning".... and when it comes to the Senior cards... OH MY! Either would be wonderful! To be quite honest... I love ALL of your stuff, so I'd be most grateful for anything from ya'll! ;O)

    CIAO!

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  143. The "Tuscan Morning" set is gorgeous! My favorite for sure - hope I win!! Thanks!

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  144. The must be dreaming marketing set is my favorite marketing set and Victorian grunge is my pick for the senior cards! Thanks so much!

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  145. Jenn D.3/19/2010

    The "Presence of Mine" marketing set is fabulous!

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  146. Jenn D.3/19/2010

    I'm a fan on FB!

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  147. I'm also a facebook fan now :)

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  148. I'm a fan on FB, and I adore the A&H senior collection :)

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  149. I love them all but I would probably choose the presence of mine marketing set...or maybe the must be dreaming one!

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  150. I became a facebook fan!

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  151. I love the Tuscan Morning Marketing Set!!

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  152. Kristie Bradley3/19/2010

    I would love the Presence of Mine Marketing Set. Great way to get my new biz off the ground! :)

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  153. the Victorian Grunge Collection will be great for Seniors!!!

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  154. Kristie Bradley3/19/2010

    I am an EW Fan on FB now!

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  155. I love the CD labels!!

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  156. I would absolutely love the Tuscan Morning marketing set, Gorgeous!

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