Wednesday, 16 February 2011

Treasury Challenge Winner

I hope you all had a love filled day on Monday for Valentines! The votes have all been tallied, and it was a close run thing with so many great entries for our treasury team challenge. The very deserving winner is...

Tirabaralla with her beautiful treasury I <3>
Tirabaralla is an Italian woman living in Ireland between Dublin and Co. Wicklow. She lived her first 31 years in her home country, Italy, more precisely Florence, in Tuscany and then moved to Ireland following her passion for this country.
Tirabaralla loves the warmth, the sense of colour and taste of her home country and loves a simpler and friendly life of her host country, she tries to convey all of this in her work with handmade and a passion for everything retro, vintage, shabby chic.

She works with beads, paper, buttons, silver, fabric.She also has a strong passion for vintage and reusing, objects and clothes with a story.She also loves one of a kind pieces because they are unique, like people are.



  1. Congratulations to Giovanna and her gorgeous Treasury - just one of many she's created recently! She has a wonderful eye for colour and texture - I always love seeing her work and her Etsy selections!


  2. Congratulations, Giovanna! Well done :)

  3. Congratulations!
    It's a very well deserved win! :D

  4. Well done - deserved win. Beautiful treasury.
    Love Tirabaralla shop - Giovanna has a style I am mad about !

  5. Congrats Tirabarall! Lovely T, fantastic that there were sooo many entries this time!

    Keep it up everyone!

  6. Well done Giovanna. Beautiful treasury, Beautiful shop...and you come from a Beautiful country!

  7. Congratulations! Fabulous treasury!

  8. Awwwwwwwwwww...TY all so much girls!
    It's a bit bit of a hard time for me and when I saw this I was delighted :)
    Gonna share the glory around a bit.
    Have a good day everyone!

  9. congrats tirabaralla! she deserves that! :D

  10. Congratulations Giovanna!! really adorable list!!

  11. Congrats Tirabaralla!
    The T is really lovely :D

  12. Congrats!! Really wonderful treasury!! :D

  13. Congrats Giovanna! :D Your treasury is so bright and lovely :)