>Personalized Boutique engraved birthstone necklace *REVIEW and GIVEAWAY*

>Lil Family Blog is pleased to give our readers another exciting review and giveaway! This time from Personalized Boutique, an online store of personalized and custom jewelry!

The kind people at Personalized Boutique sent me a Sterling silver “Posh Mommy” engravable birthstone disc (size medium) on an 18″ chain, which I had engraved with Lilian’s name and birthday (my only child, so far!) It has a light green stone (peridot) inset below her name, for her birthstone (her birthday is August 13, it’s coming up!)

The necklace came in a black box that snapped close, suitable for gift giving!

The chain has a lobster claw clasp, which I always prefer for security.

And I had the reverse side engraved with Lilian’s birthday, it says 8.13.08

Here’s a photo of me wearing it (sorry, no face shot this time, my hair and make-up weren’t done, I’m sure you understand). It’s a really nice size, not too big to be gaudy, but not so small that you can’t read it. You have the option to get the letters filled with black enamel if you choose, but I chose mine without. (I wish Lilian had a prettier birthstone like a ruby or amethyst so the color would “pop” more, but peridot is nice too.)

I’m really impressed with the quality of the piece. It’s adorable and well made. It’s part of the Posh Mommy collection, which, according to the website was founded in 2007 by two stay-at-home moms from California. Posh Mommy has become a favorite with celebrity moms like Gwen Stefani, Salma Hayek & Brook Burke. Simple, fashionable and fun, this is definitely not your grandma’s “mommy jewelry'”!” In the collection are also adorable dog tags, rectangles, initial necklaces, circles, squares, and hearts. They are available in gold or silver, with or without birthstones, and in several different sizes. And since they aren’t in a strictly “baby” shape, they can be used for other purposes too. Get your boyfriend/girlfriend/husband/wife’s name and birthstone and your anniversary on the reverse, get your child’s name like me, or get your pet’s name! You can even get your OWN name. Whatever means something to you.
Personalized Boutique has a huge collection of mother/family jewelry, some more traditional, and some more playful/modern like the Posh Mommy collection. And besides family jewelry they have nameplates, rings, and some really cute and unusual collections like the SNACK food collection (pendants shaped like Goldfish and Cheese-It crackers), the SKULL collection, and my favorite, the CUPCAKE collection! There is something for everyone.

To receive a discount, enter coupon code LFB to receive 10% off any purchase at http://www.personalizedboutique.com

So, thank you so much to the people at Personalized Boutique, I just love my “lilian” necklace.

And now you can enter to win one of your OWN!

(“sofia” photo above from the Personalized Boutique website)

The winner of the drawing will get a Sterling Silver Engraved Birthstone Disc – Medium with 18” chain, the same as mine. You can choose the engraving (up to 8 letters on the front), font, birthstone, and whether or not you’d like back fill in the letters.

Here’s how to enter:
Please leave only ONE comment per person. Put your name, then the number of how many entries you are entitled to.
You get one entry for just commenting. You can earn extra entries by completing the following:
* Following my blog via Google reader and/or add me to your blogroll.
* Following the Personalized Boutique blog, they make really cute entries about jewelry trends, birthstone info, etc.
* Reposting this contest in YOUR blog, and please leave me a link where I can see the repost.
* Posting this contest as a link on your Facebook feed or Twitter (you can do it easily by using the buttons below the post).
* “Like” Lil Family Blog on Facebook Facebook Buttons By ButtonsHut.com

This contest will end on August 8th at 11:59PM EST. The winner will be chosen at random and announced within a day or two on the blog. The prize will be shipped directly from Personalized Boutique to the winner within a reasonable amount of time.

If you like giveaways, visit the Kiss My Face Peace soap giveaway and enter to win before the contest closes.

And, as always, while you’re here, please click on an ad or two, my sponsors like it and so do I!

The fine print: Personalized Boutique sent me this necklace as a gift to try and review. All photos (except the one credited), words except those quoted, and opinions are my own.

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Posted on July 24, 2010, in birthdays, giveaway, jewelry, lilian, motherhood, Personalized Boutique, review. Bookmark the permalink. 21 Comments.

  1. >I have never wanted to win a giveaway so badly EVERY!!I am entitles to 10,000 entries =) Ok really it is 4 entries

  2. >Such a neat giveaway. I have three plus one for commenting.

  3. >http://tarastidbits.wordpress.com/2010/07/24/personalized-neckalce-giveaway/ thats the blog.http://twitter.com/princessnfrogss/statuses/19424431333 thats the tweet.i like lil family blog on FBi follow the personalized boutique blogi follow u via GFCso 5 + 1 for commentings = 66 total entried dana :]]

  4. >I follow your blog, I followed their blog, I shared this on facebook, I liked your blog on facebook and I'm obviously commenting. So I guess that makes 5…I will return and let you know if I post it on my blog too.

  5. >This is so cute! I should get 4 entries.CommentingI follow your blogI'll like your blog on facebookI'll follow their blogThanks!

  6. >3+1 for me! That necklace is beautiful. I want one that is like yours. Well… the name at least. ;0)

  7. >Um I just noticed I counted wrong…I get 5. And if oyu tell me how to repost this on my blog then I will and that will mean 6 entries! I am in it to win it baby!

  8. >I get 6 :)1. i follow your blog2. i follow the personalized botique blog3. i am a fan on FB4. i posted on my FB5. i posted on my blog (http://vangelistifamily.blogspot.com/)6. i posted a comment here!!The necklace is so pretty!! I hope i win it 🙂

  9. >ok 1. I follow your blog2. i followed the personalized boutique blog3. I a fan on FB4. I posted on my fb5. I posted on my blog http://earthoceanbaby.blogspot.com/2010/07/hey-all-ok-so-i-am-going-to-move-blog.html6 I posted a comment here!!!! xoxox thanks for all this fun!

  10. >I'm a fan on Facebook and this is my comment!These are so adorable!

  11. >what a nice giveaway! thanks for the chancetotal of 3 entries, comment, follow, tweet. @chint76

  12. >I'd luv to win this beautiful necklace and here's a poem to help show you just how much!Roses are redViolets blue.I want to win this necklaceYep, I sure do.And if I won it,It would be 'sometin'For the truth of it is,I never win 'nuttin' :Dswiener1[at]tampabay.rr.com*I should get 3 entries. I removed my first two posts cuz I forget to put down how many entries I'm entitled to 🙂 (I got all excited about the prize!)

  13. >Like Family Blog on FB. swiener1[at]tampabay.rr.com

  14. >I follow you on GFC. thx. swiener1[at]tampabay.rr.com

  15. >Wow, that would make a perfect gift for my mom or mother-in-law! maria.the.uncommon at gmail dot com

  16. >1 – Commenting1 – Following you on GFC – Libby's Library1 – Following PB on GFC – Libby's Library1 – Tweet Tweet:http://twitter.com/LibbysLibrary/statuses/20283603581Total of 4 entries.Thanks so much for the giveaway.libneas[at]aol[dot]com

  17. >Wow, that's so cool! I've been looking for something like that to honor each of my children, I'll have to look at their site.Please add me to the contest. One entry. Sarah springolife at trostfamily dot org

  18. >My wife has been talking so much about this that I thought I would try and win it for her.5 entries for me!commented, follow you, "liked" your blog, follow the boutique blog, posted on facebook

  19. >BTW my email is Justin 5501 @ hotmail dot com

  20. >4Automatic EntryFollowed via GFCTweeted @vivalameaganx3Followed Personalized Boutique–Meagancheercfa07 at aol dot com

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