Thursday, October 23, 2008

CONTEST #3 for FAS3 - Best Vacation Interpretation

If you have not sent/posted a picture of your fantasy vacation apron, please do so immediately!!! If you HAVE sent/posted a picture and it is NOT in the Gallery yet, email me immediately! THANKS!!

EVERYONE is invited to participate in the final contest and giveaway of Flirty Apron Swap Round 3 - What I Wish I Did Last Summer. Participants were asked to create an apron that represented their partner's fantasy vacation. Please vote on your favorite apron in a poll I've created at the FAS3 Gallery (link here) AND possibly win something for yourself, too!

Votes will be taken for ONE WEEK and the prize for whomever created the winning apron: a vintage apron from RICK RACK ATTACK!
The Apron Queen, Lisa - the brains behind Rick Rack Attack, has generously donated this prize and you all get to choose the winner! Here's a little bit about The Apron Queen and Rick Rack Attack:
Need a daily dose of vintage goodness and a bit of silliness? Enjoy weekly giveaways? This is the place to be. The Apron Queen is a work at home Mom to three children and happily married to Paratrooper Man. She enjoys writing about her family, mixing in stories about life in Texas and other adventures along the way. She also dabbles in photography and shares lots of fun photos, including easy step-by-step recipes. Oh yea, and did I mention she is obsessed with all things vintage?

The Apron Queen typically publishes every Monday through Friday at 8 p.m. with a giveaway beginning every Saturday at 5 a.m. You can subscribe to the Apron Queen (for free!) in a reader or receive updates via e-mail. On Tuesdays, you can find the Apron Queen writing as a contributing editor at 5 Minutes for Mom. The Apron Queen is also syndicated by BlogBurst and has been featured in the Chicago Sun Times and Reuters.

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How to vote: First, visit the Flirty Apron Swap Photo Gallery and take the poll for which apron you think is the Best Interpretation of a Fantasy Vacation. Then, look around Rick Rack Attack and choose your favorite from her large assortment vintage aprons. Aprons are on several different pages, so be sure to really look through the site. Finally, come back to THIS POST at Flirty Apron Swap Blog and leave a comment on this post telling us 1) that you voted in the poll and 2) your favorite apron from Rick Rack Attack. Feel free to also include other positive comments about our sponsor's store with your vote -- I ADORE her aprons and know you will, too!!! If you end up purchasing anything there, please let Lisa know you found them through our swap.

Last opportunity to vote/comment (change your vote/comment LOL!) is 7:59 AM on Halloween, Friday the 31st of October. I will tally all the results and announce the winner on Sunday the 2nd. Please vote for two of your favorite aprons.

How do you win, too? Everyone who posts a comment of voting/favorite Rick RAck Attack apron is automatically entered into a separate drawing and one lucky name will be randomly selected to receive a marvelous gift from me! YOU DO NOT NEED TO HAVE YOUR OWN BLOG OR BE AN AUTHOR ON THIS BLOG TO ENTER .... if you need to post a comment "anonymously" since you don't have a blog, just be sure to sign your name so I can contact you if you win.



  1. I voted! There are some great aprons there. I like the "You are my sunshine" apron the best! Thanks!

  2. I voted - and my fave apron was the Auntie Violet Vintage Christmas one. Thanks for a fun swap!

  3. I voted but it was hard to just pick two! There were so many great ones! :)My favorite vintage apron was the Ava "retro cherries". What a great site!

  4. I just voted- My favorite apron over at Rick Rack Attack has to be Nana Marjorie's Vintage Apron. Thank you so much for the great swap and the super great giveaway!

  5. I voted. And, I was so excited to see one of my aprons on the list. So cool.

    Anyway - I love the vintage aprons that are on Rick Rack Attack. My favorite is the Josephine Bib Apron (Cafe Toile).

    Thanks for hosting this! Beth v.

  6. I voted! Lots of cute ideas.

    My favorite from Rick Rack Attack is Auntie Violet's Vintage Christmas Apron.

    Thanks for the give-away!

  7. I voted in the poll but it's very close right now. I can't wait to see who'll win!

    I am so absolutely nuts over the Josephine bib apron in Cafe Toile at Rick Rack Attack. I even made mention of it on my blog yesterday!


  8. I voted. I like the Josephine Bib Apron (Cafe Toile)!

  9. I voted! Hope I'm in time....I just got home from work!

    I love the vintage patchwork apron in Rick Rack's shop.

  10. My favorites from the swap are Shawnee's apron from Sherry B and Kristin B's apron from Amy S.

    My favorite vintage apron is Aunt Wanda's Christmas vintage apron and the Ava, both the full and half.

  11. I voted but it was hard! All the aprons were wonderful.

  12. I love the Mickey Mouse apron, Amy R's. My favorite vintage apron is Aunt Lilian's Vintage Christmas.


  13. I don't know if it is too late to tell you, but I voted and I love the all patched up apron. It looks like you are wearing a quilt and an apron!!

  14. Gramma Yolanda's Vintage Apron Is my favorite :)

  15. Yes, I voted & Love All the Vintage aprons! (makes me want to go check out all my Favorite junkin stores)

    My favorite is the Aunt Jemima apron! So Cute!