5/29/10

Giveaway Day - Gussy


"Gussy is a line of ruffled accessories {laptop bags, tote bags, zipped pouches, checkbook covers}. I started Gussy in March of 2009 and recently quit my day job to pursue my business full-time. It's so exciting to sew and be a part of the handmade industry. Looking for a custom order? Contact me and we'll chat :] "
-Maggie

This giveaway is for $30 shop credit to Gussy! All you have to do is tell me your favorite trend this spring/summer season for a chance to win. Winner will be chosen on Tuesday.

xoxo,
Rachel

199 comments:

Alex said...

Wearing flowers in your hair. Its not really a trend, but its always a favorite of mine in the summer/spring. :)

sara said...

I'm seeing Maxi style dresses again and I love the ones I bought last summer so I'm glad they're still 'in' :)
sara vzsara@yahoo.com
http://myfrugalfunlife.blogspot.com/

Candice said...

I just popped onto your sight today after making the fabric braided headbands. I have worn them for 2 days, have been stopped 100 times with compliments and am making 3 for friends. I think that your headbands are the new trend or summer :-)
I love your sight!!

TianaMarie said...

I'm not big on the trends, so I dont know if this is really 'in' but im looving all the flashy, decorated hair pretties:)

Shannon said...

I love buttons! Seeing them everywhere- so cute!

Jeni said...

Beautiful items! My favorite summer trend is romantic florals!

brittany said...

more sunglasses styles available! not really a trend, but something i definitely love about summer..

Cara said...

Yes please please!
My all time favorite trend this summer is probably a tie between prints. Animal prints and floral prints! I seriously cannot get enough of either.

xoxox
caraalynn@ gmail dot com

Teresa said...

I absolutely LOVE sundresses. I am always want more each spring as the weather gets warmer :)

Amarie D said...

I love the trend of brightly colored nails, different shades on each nail, matching or not. I love the bright!

-Amarie

DaShannon said...

i like that shirts are more flowy and not so skin tight :)

Emily said...

i love colorful prints this season, especially pretty floral ones! thanks for this giveaway! :]

dntjdgjstlstn said...

Sundresses! They're not really a trend, but they're my favorite part of the summer wardrobe.

Tawny said...

I've seen a ton of cute shirred sundresses this summer. I love that look! And it's supposed to be pretty easy to sew too. Guess I should try it! :)

Emma Leigh said...

Pastel nail polish, floral headbands, and tiered dresses!

larillos said...

my favorite summer trend is still gladiator-style sandals. cute and sexy all at once.

Kathlyn said...

I'm loving the maxi dresses -- especially since they're finally making them longer for us tall girls!

Vicki said...

i'm not majorly into trends, but i love cute cardigans with hearts on!!!

becks said...

ruffles and girly things!

squirrelgonutz [at] yahoo [dot] com

flowerpotdesigns.ca said...

ruffles! ruffles! ruffles!

Stephanie said...

I am going to predict prints and colors inspired by Morocco... and Sex and the City :)

Sarah said...

I absolutely love seeing all of the new floral fabrics this time of year! So lovely and inspiring.

KaylaDanielle said...

I love all the turquoise/aqua clothes and accessories out right now! Finally, my favorite color has caught on ;)

Newsy Nibby said...

I guess this isn't really a trend but where I live...I can NOT wear my toms in the winter. Way to much snow and, hello! freezing! So I am excited to get them out again this summer! Awesome giveaway!

Jacky {The Sweetest Petunia} said...

I love to wear light dresses and skirts; I'm not a fan of shorts, so it's nice to wear cooler skirts. :)

Sonya said...

Maxi dresses. Love it!

Thompson Family said...

i just love all the sweet hair accessories.

debra said...

Never thought I would say this, so I am kind of whispering. My favorite trend is r-u-f-f-l-e-s.

wow.

jgm said...

i love sundresses! They're so fun and breezy :o)

Amanda said...

My favorite trend this summer season would be the oh-so-cute romper. Whether paired with heels and a cardigan or flats and a cute handbag, they're multi-functional and super comfy!

susannahbean said...

Summer dresses and big sunglasses!!

xoxo,
susannahbean

Kristen Jeffers said...

While shopping today, I saw some printed shorts that I loved. But my all time favorite trend for the season is sandals. I live in mine.

Kara said...

Floral dresses! :)

Whitney said...

1) cage/gladiator sandals
2) breton strips - love!

minXnim said...

I really have trouble naming trends - I set my own ones :-)
But: are vintage dresses (like 50s, 60s, 70s) still a trend?

And in spring/summer I always, ALWAYS walk barefoot, everywhere, no matter what. (Ok, if it's warm)

cara said...

Flowery sun dresses are the best! They make my heart happy :)

Meg said...

I love Gussy!! I love that women are wearing more dresses, even if it's just to run to the store!
xoxo~meg

Kristin said...

I am loving simple yet bejeweled sandals. :)

Laura Stewart said...

big jewelry!

naskren said...

I'm absolutely loving little to no make-up! in my opinion, it's the best way to go without looking melty at the end of the day :)

Delia W said...

Love seeing the list so I can prepare for summer, as its just getting to be winter here with us... but I think I'm loving the bright different color nails.

laura said...

I'm loving the little bit of nautical themed looks I've been seeing. Lots of swim suits, skirts and dresses!

Megan Michelle said...

I am loving my mint green nail polish.

Stephanie said...

My favorite summer trend is rompers :)

mosteks@uni.edu

Erin said...

Vintage floral prints and dresses

1 Funky Woman said...

Well, I'm definitely into light weight scarves and hats this summer!

janaetime said...

I'm big into summer dresses, funky sandals and lots of headbands/scarves this summer!

pepper said...

um it's autumn/winter on this side of the world, but I hope I can still enter! My favourite spring/summer trend is simplicity and white dresses. Also bare feet in grass. Does that count?

melissa kaye said...

Different colored nail polishes on your fingers. Maybe that's not a trend right now but it's been popping up a lot! ;) Ha!

Annie Kennedy said...

Since it's autumn/winter here, I am looking forward to wearing pretty print dresses in 6 months time! Patterns are becoming my friends. :)

lili est folle said...

all sundresses by modcloth!!! love this store!!

Nic said...

Flowers for sure. Flowers on dresses, in jewlery and in your hair!! I love flower headbands!! its so lovely

Vale said...

My fav. trend is the girly/flowy/flower-filled tops and dresses! Especially in pastel colors.

Jennie Holt said...

flowers and ruffles on everything! i love having two little girls that can wear ALOT of them!!

Elle said...

My favorite trend for summer is always long flowing dresses...I layer them over tights if it seems like it might get chilly later in the day.

Katie said...

My favorite trend this season is rompers! Love them.

Fritzi Marie said...

My favorite trend is clogs. They are just too cute.

hugs,
Fritzi Marie

marla grace said...

denim boyfriend capris

Tonic said...

I love hair accessories wore around the forehead, hippie style. I pretend I can pull it off but probably just get made fun of :)

delliechan said...

Well we're heading into winter here and I'm looking forward to long socks and layer layer layers of clothing with fun coloured scarves.

Randi said...

I'm so not up on trends but I do love all the ruffles - everything looks so feminine.

Shep said...

yellow sundresses :) not sure if it's an official "trend" or not, but i always seem to see yellow incorporated somehow, and dresses are always in style!

Jenna Allen | The Indecisive Organizer said...

I am really into wearing flower hairpins! They are adorable!

jenna.kash.allen@gmail.com

http://theindecisiveorganizer.blogspot.com

shelby valadez said...

I love her clutches!
I love the long dresses! So cute!

Natalie Ward said...

I am loving all the fabric flowers and DIY ruffle shirts.

Kimmie @ live fancy. said...

Ruffles. The end.

FancyKimmie@gmail.com

Jessica said...

I love the handmade trend, and hope it's here to stay!

Blair said...

LOVE the combination of teal & orange! That's my favorite - I love how prominent teal is!

Jackie said...

I love all the embellished tanks everywhere. I'm inspired and just might try to make some!

jackiecollyer at hotmail dot com

czstout said...

Wow, I'm so not trendy, but I love tank tops, flip flops and cotten skirts :)

stoutfamily@rocketmail.com

OKdanielson said...

I loooove summer dresses!

Jessica said...

RUFFLES! So cute :)

Favorite trend would have to be Gingham. I keep seeing it everywhere. I live in Japan, and I've always been horrible with fashion, but I'm learning!

Eleanor said...

Loving all the pastel nail colors. Lovely!

-Eleanor
www.unfamiliarceiling.com

Stefan, Sarah and Lukka said...

hmm, that one is a bit hard. I love the sweet tank tops & shirts that have the fabric flowers around the neckline.
Sarah M

ashley c said...

heavily floral print summer dresses are my current favorite! Inf fact, I just bought a pretty new dress at Target!
x.o. Ashley

Melissa said...

I'm loving all the great turquoise items that are out there since that is the color of the year. It has always been one of my favorites, along with yellow and coral.

page said...

I'm loving all of the feathered accessories- even feathered skirts! SO cute- if a little impractical, but so cute!

middleofthetable said...

dresses & flipflops arent really TRENDS... but they are my summer unifom!!
xo,
sarah

Chelsea said...

I am loving all of the florals and pastel colors this season!

Lily Nichols said...

I don't know if this is a trend outside of my area, but braids are very in right now and I'm loving it! I do my hair in two french braids every morning. It's my ritual.

crissy said...

Floral prints and flowy dresses. So excited for the warm weather, so I can wear them! :)

{irene} said...

oh...belts, belts, and more belts!!!

Daniel and Ashley said...

I am LOVING the floral prints EVERYWHERE!! So lovely!

ashpweep@hotmail.com

Melody said...

I'm really enjoying seeing all the cute floral prints back in style. I love the romantic style.

Jessica Hills said...

I am loving the handmade-looking tees and blouses. Like the ones from J. Crew...

Casey said...

I'm not usually one to enjoy dresses, but I absolutely LOVE the fun little spring/summer sun dresses this year!!!

amanda webster. said...

big sunglasses,you can never go wrong!

imperialhotel said...

i love buttons!

Laurie said...

I love all the fun nail colors this spring/summer! Especially mint green!

laurie.j.andrews@gmail.com

angie may said...

i love strappy sandals. like, dainty style gladiators- love em.

Mama Lungo said...

I am terrible at trends but I love flowery headbands and lightweight summer scarves

Courtney said...

Hmm...well I know that its not going to be a huge trend but for me? I like to wear two different color eyeshadow; one on each eye. Awesome.

erin said...

flowy shirts!

erinljohnson515@yahoo.com

St├ęphanie said...

I'm not really into trends... But I love this years colours!
xx

fridica said...

sundresses beat all else if you ask me!
ivana

lalatika said...

my favourite summer trend is having children! :)
<3

glueandpaint said...

favourite summer trend: flowers. and colourful tights&leggins. and dresses. and colourful nails

Jillian said...

neutrals like khaki,
with pops of color.

LOVE it.

it's all I want to wear.

shelly said...

braids, braids, braids!! i love them...and i love Gussy :)

Nadine said...

high top buns (:

TheAnnieHour said...

My favorite trend this summer is cowboy boots and dresses... such a cute combination! Love this giveaway.

Annie
gilbertsona@my.uwstout.edu

Suzy said...

Giant bows and cinching belts...

Suzy in NY

Tameeka said...

Hmm fave trend? Pretty hair pieces and accessories. It's winter here for me. But I love to keep the colour up during winter. To much black and grey. blech!
Thanks for the chance to enter.
Tameeka xo

Genevieve said...

Not sure if it's a trend or not, but I saw a bunch of teenagers the other day wearing ripped jeans...I kind of like the idea because I don't have to worry if my super old jeans are perfect anymore! lol I also love the idea of maxi dresses and skirts, I'm not sure if I could pull them off though...

Beth said...

I love the gladiator style sandals that are still out but have less foot coverage to them than last year's style! And fun colours too.

Emily said...

Flats, tunics & Floral prints!!!!

Courtney Ann said...

I'm obsessed with painting my nail in the summer time, don't know if that a trend but I like it!!

PickleLady said...

giant hair accessories. I've always been a fan, and I love it when they come back around!

Plus, as a child of the late-70s, I am also enjoying all the sweet 80s retro glam. silver sneakers? Yes, please!

k. davis said...

hands down... tunics, and gladiator sandals!

Becca said...

I love cute little Vintage florals!!
- becca

stephanieesstar said...

My favorite thing is all the lovely shades of mint nail polish that I've been seeing!

Stephanie

Suzanne Del Rizzo said...

Two trends that I just love are ruffle t-shirts, and the return of the maxi dress, so feminine and chic!!

alyssa said...

How about the color yellow? :) That's my fav!

Kiki & Punkin said...

I love brightly colored nails and mini dresses with tulle! Is that a trend? haha. Thanks!

itsmelissy_ said...

My favorite trend is lace on everything, especially when combined with an army jacket and black sandals :)

Michelle said...

I am loving Maxi dresses right now, especially since I'm 8 months pregnant, it's a little hard to fit into tiny things in the warm weather :)

-Michelle from GA

Anne. said...

I am LOVING the tribal prints that are out in stores right now. It's just so lovely.

anika said...

short dresses with floral prints combined with short shorts! Love it though I would never wear it (not skinny enough!)

Taylor said...

I just love the vibrant Spring colors! Yellow, red, green, purple; they're all fabulous!

Kathie Ashmore said...

My favorite trend is maxi dresses. I haven't found one I love yet, but I am definitely looking.

Lindsay said...

the pretty handmade headbands are my favorite!!! I love them!
xoxo,
Lindsay

coffeeanddiapers said...

I love all the beautiful florals I see more and more of this summer. Old-fashioned granny things are becoming so chic! But I also love all the fun gladiator and various sandals--I swear I want every pair I see.

Lauren said...

Hmm.. I have no idea what current trends are, haha. Uh, I like really big sunglasses, lol.

aja reeser said...

love gussy's shop! great stuff. my favorite trends right now are vintage florals, homesteading inspired designs, and animals- especially owls and elephants!

Chelsea said...

I can't say that I have noticed an actual trend, but just more florals popping up here and there. I love old-school 50's inspired dresses with modern style. I have a few in my closet that I need to pull out.

Jaimie said...

Maxi dresses! So great!

Sarah said...

florals - oh how i love thee!

Jennifer said...

Ruffles, for sure! On shirts, skirts, dresses, everywhere!!!

Kirsten W. said...

I love the ruffles everywhere. Probably doesn't help that I'm about to give birth to a baby girl :)

cindy said...

The hair accessories.

labeck said...

I love the choice of all kinds of dresses! Am actually going to buy a maxi dress this week. They look so cute and comfortable!

Love the giveaway. THANKS!

tiffany zajas said...

My favorite trend at the moment is brightly colored nail polish...green, teal, orange. Makes me happy! :)

Ellen said...

Romantic hair tied back with pins & flowers = <3!

kristen said...

mint green nail polish, floral prints, and ruffles!

Michaela Lynch said...

Florals on sun dresses! Better yet, any sundresses...with pockets! I've been finding a lot more of them lately :)

Cheryl said...

I'm a sun dress girl.

Erin said...

I love cardigans and shorts and boat shoes...and big headbands and messy braids.

adrienne... said...

prints! loving them...

tamara said...

My favourite trend is the rompers. I have seen them everywhere. I have yet to try them on to see if they look good on me, but I would love one.

MamaTink said...

I love the Flip-Flop season!!

Morgan said...

Scarves! Although I haven't yet been brave enough to add them to my wardrobe.

Staci said...

I love the oversized sunglasses. My hubby hates them, but I've been wearing mine constantly!

Kristen said...

nautical prints and colours. I have been buying a ton of navy and beige...wish I had a sailboat to wear them on!

JET Bags said...

Little flirty skirts--too cute!

The Vergenz Family said...

I'm loving nautical stripes, cotton embroidered sundresses, and rolled jeans with ballet flats or flat sandals.
... but not all together. ;)

mandiegirl said...

Pretty floral skirts!

Lauren said...

MARY JANE HEELS. I found the perfect pair thrifting the other day. brown. lovely.

Lauren
lakuvent@yahoo.com

kendall said...

I love all the pretty sundresses!

Alexis said...

i love sundresses with cowboy boots!

alexis and tim @ gmail

Laura said...

the big bauble necklaces for sure!

Sherry said...

Ruffles, floral prints, and cute sandals

Mindy said...

Sundresses! is that a trend? hehe
mdmerenghi@gmail.com

AlliT said...

Loving all the vintage dresses, especially slips that i am seeing around now... Love florals too!!!

love said...

i don't care what anyone says, i LOVE that rompers are back! and yellow. love.

Molly Swanson said...

fabric flowers! Pins and headbands are my new favorites....I hope I win!!!

{B} said...

ruffles, pretty touches, and the jewel tones, oh my!

mjb said...

girly, flowery prints!

Jessica said...

My favorite trend is cute headbands : )

Allison said...

girly details like lace and ruffles!

stephanie said...

florals have got to be my new favorite thing... and i seem to be seeing lots of it this summer!

Beatriz said...

I love those vintage spradilles (sandals), and I have my own pair (or first pair?) ahahah!

Jenna said...

Maxi dresses.
I'm just going to be more and more pregnant this summer and maxi dresses are going to save the day.

sohpiasmom said...

Definitely wearing flowers in my hair and ruffles on my shirt! Such girly and feminine trends!

LMShunk said...

gotta love the maternity-wear fashions this summer. :-) those cute little dresses that just billow over the tummy.

and, anything Anthropologie-isc.

:-) cheers!

Trina Curran said...

Loooove all the cute headbands in all different styles...I'm going to teach myself to crochet some flowers. :)

Tisha said...

Large florals paired with little calico florals :)

Christina said...

My fave trend is: Pretty coloured nail polish! I'm in love with a minty colour that "China Glaze" puts out.

Christina :o)

eaitkens said...

So many great new sandals!
erin.aitkens@gmail.com

Christen Krumm said...

i love flip flops!! and showing off pretty painted toe nails!!

xoxo,
christen

cait said...

My favorite spring/summer trends this year are vintage floral dresses, heart shaped sunglasses, and ankle moccasin boots with fringe!
cait

Stacey said...

my favorite trend is anything braided. it seems like it's still in and i really want a nice headband with some beautiful colors!

Starr Design said...

anchors. in any form and on anything. adorable.

jessica
jessicamundt@me.com

Jessica said...

I'm more of a hair and makeup girl (as opposed to clothes), so I'm loving messy, beachy braids and bright colors for lips!

Jessica C.

Tracie said...

Wearing skirts for everyday. LOVE this one. And painted toes in bold colors.

bebe bird beck said...

Floral everything. So cute. Especially on lil sundresses!

Stars & Rockets said...

Definitely lace and small floral prints are my favourite trend this spring/summer.

Lexi said...

ruffles, lace, and $1 vintage dresses :)

Vanessa said...

i love HUGE rings : )

Miss Nanas said...

Honestly...dresses are my favorite summer trend.
(not sure if it counts cause they do it every summer, but I love them!)

~Adriana

amy lapi said...

ooh yay! i LOVE gussy! therefore... my favorite trend.... ruffles!!!

Krystina said...

Holy adorbs! Let's see, my favorite trend would have t be bow headbands because it combines my 2 favorite accessories!
<3 Krystina

Angela said...

I'm loving all the ruffles and pretty colors.
What a wonderful giveaway!

Soraia said...

i love the shorts that aren't too short or too long with the cuff. can't wait to get my hands on some!

xo,
soraia

Katie said...

My favorite trends are that I keep seeing black crows in artwork and the color aqua! Love it!

Rachie Pachie said...

Not necessarily a trend, but I just love getting all the strappy dresses out to wear!

sometimesyouneedthat said...

My favorite trend is all the cute sundresses I'm seeing everywhere. I have a mile long list of dresses I want to buy.
Maggie

sometimesyouneedthat said...

My favorite trend is all the cute sundresses I'm seeing everywhere. I have a mile long list of dresses I want to buy.
Maggie

Anna said...

I have really cold toes so I am over the moon happy that clogs are back.

Jingle said...

I love the statement necklaces! That is totally my favorite trend!

Stacy said...

Pretty pool/sun dresses are definitely my favorite tren right now. I love how you can dress them up with a pretty cardigan for work or wear over a swimsuit at home!

Ashley said...

headbands and adorable clips and things to wear in your hair!

Amber said...

I love the rompers, although not on me!! I also am loving all the pretty skirts and Maxi dresses. Dressing for summer is so comfortable!

goode garcia said...

*yellow**. flash of yellow paired with a neutral...the juxtaposition makes it all fresh. and this works for fashion, accessories, home decor, endless i tell you, endless possibilities.

Heather said...

I just love the spring colors... the brightness of it all. Colorful prints are everywhere!

Kel said...

Flower patterned clothing is just perfect. Along with a knit something or other.

Katy Rose said...

I think hair accessories are my favorite trend.

blondebelmont said...

a big watch =)

Meg said...

love gussy!! my favorite trend is braids. too bad my hair is too short for them..

smileyeyes said...

Mint fingernail polish! SO cute! -Katie