Thursday, March 17, 2011

Unite Our Heart & Home AUCTION!

We're #39!!!!
After four referrals today we have MOVED down on the wait list!
{this is the biggest jump since we've been on the list!}
REJOICING TONIGHT!


BIDDING ENDS FRIDAY AT 10PM
THANK Y'ALL FOR YOUR INCREDIBLE SUPPORT!


First and foremost, a huge THANK YOU to all who have donated items and time for this auction. We couldn't do this without you! Thank you for your love and support {and advertising!} We're humbled and forever grateful for the impact you have already had on bringing our little one home from Ethiopia.

I'm ECSTATIC about all the incredible donations.
So, go grab a cup of coffee and stay awhile...

Here is how the auction works:

1. Peruse the AWESOME items that are for sale during the auction
{Now through Friday, March 18 10pm EST}

2. Find the items you would like to bid on and place your bid in the 

comments section*
{include your bid, name, and e-mail address}


***To leave a comment, click on "__ Comments."
Type your comment, select your profile (if you don't have a google account, select anonymous).
Click "Post Comment" (you may have to do this twice).
Type in the code, and click "Post Comment" again. :)

3. If you win, I will send you an E-mail requesting payment for the item and/or information about your requests (if the item is custom-made). Upon receiving payment via check or paypal, the item will be shipped to you!

That's it...super easy! And, every last penny that you spend will go directly into our adoption fund.

So, without furthur ado...the auction items! (Click on each item for it's bid page.)
Happy shopping!


Photography

Jewelry

For Your Baby

For Your Little Girl
Blue & White Pillowcase Dress by Rachel Parton
Customized Pillowcase Dress & Bow by Lois Jean's Linen's
Africa Tee by JOTB Designs
One T-Shirt by JOTB Designs
Nursery Rhyme Necklace by Highly Strung Design
Green Hooded Towel by Laura Hoekstra
Doll Quilt for 18" Doll by Team Chase
Sundress and Headband for 18" Doll by Team Chase
Girl's Messenger Bag by Christian DeVries
Purple Flower Hair Clips by Bownitas
"Claire" Crocheted Hat by Rebecca Valentine
Girl's Newsboy Crocheted Hat with Flower by The Dainty Daisy
Girl's Knitted Coin Purse by Rachael Steenwyk
Hair Bow Holder and Matching Frame by Amy

For Your Little Guy
"Dino-mite" Crocheted Hat by Kristin Germanceri
Light Blue Hooded Towel by Laura Hoekstra
One T-Shirt by JOTB Designs
Truck Long Sleeve Tee by JOTB Designs
Orange Long Sleeve Tie Tee by JOTB Designs
Customized Ethiopian Flag Newsboy Hat by Sebastianseven
Tie Onesie and Matching Bib by Maggy's Creations


Educational 
Pre-K/K Educational Bundle
K-2nd Grade Educational Bundle


Accessories
Fuschia Messenger Bag by Christina DeVries
Hope Military Hat
Orange Ethiopian Scarf
Blue & Green Ethiopian Scarf
Customized Distressed Military Hat by PureeAway
Large Clutch by AngelaHuse
Optic Blossom Emma Handbag by HotMamaHandbags
"Tree Hugger" Canvas Tote by Rachael Steenwyk
Pink Flower Canvas Tote by Rachael Steenwyk
Oversized Canvas Tote by TotesOnTheGo
Retro Flowers Camera Strap Cover by Team Chase
Electric Blue/Green iPhone/iPOD Wristlet by Team Chase
Paisley iPhone/iPod Wristlet by Team Chase
Crayon Roll by PencilsForHim
Teal & Brown Wool Felted Purse by Rachael Steenwyk


Praise & Worship
Seeds of Praise CD by Seeds Family Worship
Streams in the Desert Devotional
Parallel Study Bible {NIV & The Message}
WOW #1 Christian Hits CD
Heart of Worship CD
Songs 4 Worship CD


Artwork/Cards
Set of Eight Hand Drawn Note Cards {spring themed} by Jessica Hoekstra
Set of Eight Hand Painted Note Cards {watercolour} by Jessica Hoekstra
Set of Eight Hand Drawn Note Cards {vegetable themed} by Jessica Hoekstra
Your Choice of Print by enduringarts
Custom Card Design and 50 4x6 Cards by lukecommasara
10 Personalized Cards by Poppy Seed Paper
Vinyl Wall Writing {1 Samuel 1:27} by Vinyl Expressions by Jodi



Adult Apparel
147 Million Orphans, FEED 1 T-Shirt by 147 Million Orphans
"Speak Up" T-Shirt by Ordinary Hero


Miscellaneous
Dinner & a Movie
Autographed Leelanua Cookbook
Reversible Apron by Sarah Bonthuis
Set of Four Crocheted Coasters by Grandma Doornbos
Summer Stripes and Flowers Pushpin Set by Team Chase
Chocolate Swirls Pushpin Set by Team Chase
Homemade Quilt by Myra Martin
Bird House Pottery by Kenneth George
Grandma's Special Memories Book
"Let Love Grow" Pillow by Sarah Bonthuis
Pillows: Set of Three by Sarah Bonthuis
Six Knitted Mug Rugs by Rachael Steenwyk
Crocheted Hot Pads & Knitted Washcloths by Grandma D & Rachael Steenwyk
Starbucks Coffee


Michigan Services & Baked Goods
{within 30 minutes of Grand Rapids}
Customized Wedding Cake by Julie Anne Cakes
One Pie a Month for Three Months by Grandma Doornbos
A Basket of Fresh Produce by Visser Family Farms
Two Loaves of Homemade Bread by Aunt Alice
Two Loaves of Homemade Bread by Aunt Alice
One Dozen Homemade Caramel Pecan Rolls by Grandma Doornbos
Strawberry and White Chocolate Tart by Rachael Steenwyk


Questions? Technical difficulties? Contact me at emily . hapner @ gmail . com.

*Leaving a comment:
To leave a comment, click on "__ Comments."
Type your comment, select your profile (if you don't have a google account, select anonymous).
Click "Post Comment" (you may have to do this twice).
Type in the code, and click "Post Comment" again. :)


5 comments:

  1. Awesome!! I am so excited to see this amazing list and am praying over your auction! Can't wait to shop!!!:).

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  2. Yea! We're praying for the auction too! You have an amazing list! I'm wishing I lived in MI, or OH for all of the yummy food items and the photography. I already bidded on a several items! So excited for you.

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  4. WOW! Just found your blog, can't wait to check all this out!!

    Much love,
    Future Mama
    http://expectingablessing.blogspot.com/

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  5. We are trying to plan an auction just like this and a friends shared the link. I would love it if I could pick your brain a bit about how you did it.
    Would you be willing to e-mail me? sarahviera@yahoo.com
    Our blog is www.anoceansizedlove.blogspot.com
    Thanks so much,
    Sarah

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