Have you heard of Novica yet???

Novica, in association with National Geographic, is an incredible global artisan community giving artists around the world a place to come together and share their gorgeous creations. You can find beautiful one of a kind items that you cannot find anywhere else, from some of the very best artists!

But what sets Novica apart is their personal connection with these artists. With each product comes a list of the artist who created it, as well as their personal story. You can learn more about the Country they are from, more about the artist themselves, and really feel connected to the lovely creation you are buying. As if you are taking a piece of their part of the world home with you.

Whether you are looking for Home Decor from Bali, jewelry from India, artwork from Brasil, or a purse from the Andes – Novica has it.

Their pendant bracelet collection had my jaw dropping…
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And you all know my love for a good silk shawl
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 There is just so much to look at, that when they offered to send me something to review I found myself browsing their site for hours (yes, HOURS!) trying to decide.

I ended up going the practical route, as I was really on the market for a new belt.  But did I go with the gorgeous distressed white leather belt from Bali? 




Or the more artistic route with a gorgeous embroidered wool belt from from the Andes?

Well, I guess you can tell from my pictures which belt I ended up choosing…

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The Midnight Blue Bouquet Wool belt from Joucelyn Pasara is absolutely beautiful. The woven flower and star design is absolutely dripping with color…

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And after reading a little bit about Joucelyn and how she became an artist working with these gorgeous textiles, I knew it was meant to be mine. I felt like I connected with her story, and wanted to have this piece of Peru home with me.

It arrived in about a week, beautifully packaged…

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And I was blown away after opening it up, thrilled to have this gorgeous work in my hands…

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And here is where it gets good for you!

The generous people at Novica are offering up a $75 Gift Certificate to one Me Sew Crazy reader to use in their incredible artisan community shop.

How cool is that?!!

Hop on over and take a look around, you will get absolutely sucked in with all of the gorgeous eye candy. It is the perfect blend of international style and National Geographic, bringing the art of the world to your doorstep.

Want to know how you can enter to win?

Simply leave a comment.

That’s is! Leave a simple comment with your e-mail address and you will be entered to win this
fabulous prize.

Want more entries?

1. Hop on over to Novica and leave a comment here telling me what you might buy if you win!
2. Like Novica on Facebook HERE
3. Follow Novica on Twitter HERE

That’s up to 4 ways you can enter for your chance to win! For each way you enter, leave a separate comment letting me know about it.

***Please be sure to leave an e-mail address in your comment
so I can contact you if you are the winner!***

This giveaway will be open until Wednesday, May 23rd – midnight EST.

WOO HOO! How cool is this?!! Giveaways are the best :)

GOOD LUCK!

Thanks so much for stopping by, and until next time…

Happy Sewing.