♦ Yes, I am totally enamored with blogee artists, and here's another stylish example - via Kelli from All Things Inspiring:
♦ One man's trash is another man's mode of expression - via Slinkachu from Little People - a tiny street art project:
♦ Fashionable gals are fashionable not only because they are not afraid to dress outside of the norm, but because they have the confidence to carry it off so well - via E from District of Chic:
♦ Too adorable not to re-blog! Couture & Crayons recently made a yummy-looking little lunch box for her daughter's first day of school, inspired by this mom's almost too-good-to-eat daily lunches for her little ones - via sherimiya from Happy Little Bento:
♦ High fashion can be sustainable and eco-friendly - via Greta from GretaGuide:
♦ Gorgeous food photographer can make the most common every day eats look delectable - via Joy from Oh Joy! Eats:
And here are some cool contests of the week:
♦ Belle de Couture is giving away an embellished headband from Lucia Bella. Contest ends September 10.
♦ Coco from Roost is giving away a custom designed blog banner from Lark Creatif. Contest ends around September 10-ish (I think!)
♦ Blair from Wild & Precious is giving away a clothing item of your choice from Worldland's collection. Contest ends September 12.
♦ Elizabeth from Delightfully Tacky is giving away your choice of any vintage skirt from To Be Determined's collection. Contest ends September 13.
♦ Julie from Orchid Grey is giving away a pair of Fish Spine earrings from Noble Town Vintage. Contest ends September 13.
♦ Megan and Kristin from BonBon Rose Girls are giving away your choice of boots from Langston's Corral collection. Contest ends September 14.
♦ Carmen from Townhome Happy Hour is giving away a trio of bath bubbly goodies from LUSH. Contest ends September 14.
♦ Kendi from Kendi Everyday is giving away a $50 gift card to Talbots and a pair of the brand's jeans. Contest ends September 15.
♦ Sharon from Elisharon is giving away a trio of fashionable goodies from Wildfell Hall Vintage. Contest ends September 15.
♦ pancakeSTACKER is giving away a little travel pack of beauty goodies. Contest ends September 15.
♦ Marie from All Things Marie is giving away two brush rolls from the T Collection. Contest ends September 17.
♦ Londyn from BlogFashion is giving away an item of your choice from Dr. Perricone's skin care line. Contest ends September 18.
♦ Kathryn and Carol from In Pursuit of Pretty Things is giving away a $65 gift certificate to CSN Stores. Contest ends September 24.
♦ Sydney from Navigating Throu the Quarterlife with a Smile and Open Arms is giving away a $30 e-gift card to J. Crew. Contest ends September 26.
♦ Monoxious is giving away six pairs of ballet flats from Tipsy Toes - two winners will be announced at the end of each week, from now until September 26.
♦ LeelaBijou from A Little Bit of Everything is giving away a Piece of Chocolate ring and Green Briolette earrings from her own Etsy shop. Contest ends September 30.
♦ Runway Rundown is giving away a Singer 22 grab bag of goodies worth $250. Contest ends October 1.
♦ Doll's Factory is giving away a Fendi bag charm. Contest ends October 1.
♦ Audrey's Giveaways is another blog dedicated to blog giveaways, but she hosts them herself and has new ones every week, including current ones for handbags and jewelry.
Remember to check on last week's post for for giveaways that haven't ended yet! I may also have a nice little something coming up soon too!
♦ Lastly, Shop it to Me is celebrating Fashion Week by offering one of their members their choice of a designer handbag! To enter, just refer your friends to join Shop it to Me (here). If you're not already a member, you can join the site (here - it's free), then refer your friends. Contest ends September 10!