Woo hooooo it arrived! Karen has got her mystery prize from my giveaway so I can show it off now.
It’s this b.e.a.utiful keyring!
The fish hook in traditional Maori culture represents strength, good luck, and safety when travelling across water.
I picked it up as soon as I saw it, I just knew it was meant for the giveaway prize. I like giving useful things so they don’t just end up sitting on a shelf gathering dust – and useful as well as gorgeous is an added bonus!
So congratulations again to Karen, I hope you get many years of use out of it 🙂
I honestly didn’t forget that I was supposed to announce the winner of my giveaway at the end of February. Honest. But I did forget that the 28th was the day before I travelled back home and that packing is really quite stressful.
Then everything was a mad whirlwind that is only just starting to settle down now. One thing I can say for jetlag – I’ve never got to sleep so quickly in my life, it’s magic!
I’ve decided I’m still not going to reveal what the prize is (I just love surprising people too much!) until the winner receives it, but I will give you a hint. It’s something useful as well as beautiful, and it contains a bit of paua shell.
So I’ve totted up everyone who liked and commented on the post and there are 13 entrants, my favourite number 😀 I plugged them in to random.org and let it do its random thing.
And now, the moment you’ve all probably forgotten about because it’s taken me so long to sort my life out: the giveaway winner is…