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Win Nostalgems heart charm kit for Valentine’s Day

What would you engrave on this heart charm?

Post your response in the comments below for a chance to win one of seven valentine locket & heart charm pendant kits from Nostalgems, CraftSanity’s episode 93 sponsor. The most endearing posts will receive a jewelry making kit including all the bits and bobs to make a romantic tandem of charms to add to your favorite necklace. All you need to do is set the cupid image on the acrylic dome with craft lacquer and cement glue it on the locket setting.

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Post your engraving ideas below by the end of Feb. 7 (Saturday) for a chance to win. Good luck!

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Comment from Kristin
Time: February 3, 2009, 4:31 pm

I would most likely keep it simple, with something like, “Forever, Love.” (But then, I’m a keep it simple sort of girl!)

Comment from Laura
Time: February 3, 2009, 5:31 pm

I would engrave
“My Heart, always”
Beautiful heart charm!!!

Comment from dealy
Time: February 3, 2009, 6:04 pm

Draw the conclusion; my heart is yours!

Comment from Julie
Time: February 3, 2009, 6:16 pm

I would engrave it with, “come what may.”

Comment from monikarose
Time: February 3, 2009, 6:51 pm

Hello, I would ingrave
“Forever Yours”
for my husband to be close to my heart always, together for 14 years this year
Thankyou
MonikaROse

Comment from jmbmommy
Time: February 3, 2009, 6:56 pm

Hmmmm…I think,
Love, Joy, Life.

Comment from Julie L.
Time: February 3, 2009, 7:19 pm

“My loves, B. J. and L.” I have always wanted something to wear close to my heart with the names or initials of my husband and two small boys, but it is hard to find something classic, endearing, and subtle. This fits the bill.

Comment from Karen
Time: February 3, 2009, 7:30 pm

I feel bad de-lurking to comment on a giveaway post, but I digress…I really like your blog and love listening to the podcast on Sunday mornings while I get my knit-on.

What I would engrave is “C+K” for my first initial and my new husband’s fist initial, also kind of nice since his nickname is CK (our last name starts with “K” also).

Thanks and keep up the great work with the blog and podcast!!

Comment from Thien-Kim
Time: February 3, 2009, 9:46 pm

I would engrave “Trust Your Heart” So often we don’t trust our instincts with what we want to do.

Comment from Nancy
Time: February 4, 2009, 3:17 am

love returned

Comment from Michelena
Time: February 4, 2009, 3:58 am

l’amour de ma vie… (The love of my life)

ITH, TTT, SB, PT, Cv8 (The initials of my hubby, son and my 3 cats)

Comment from claudia
Time: February 4, 2009, 6:59 am

I would go with a phrase from the Portuguese poet Camões: “amor é fogo que arde sem se ver”, which the free translation would be “love is a fire that burn without be seen”.

Comment from Serenknitity
Time: February 4, 2009, 8:39 am

‘you carry my heart in your heart’ – it’s from a poem, I think.

Comment from Sherri D
Time: February 4, 2009, 10:14 am

“My Love” & “Angel” 04-01-2000 Together Forever….. Those are hubby’s and my pet names and wedding date. Yes, we are still fools in love. :D

Comment from Turtle
Time: February 4, 2009, 10:37 am

always…my love

Comment from barbara
Time: February 4, 2009, 12:21 pm

My daughter is pregnant so I would put a message to her with a message from her “in utero” son, my first grandson.

“A mother is also born”
CARTER

Comment from Frizz
Time: February 4, 2009, 1:08 pm

“follow your bliss”

Comment from Amanda Stokes
Time: February 4, 2009, 1:11 pm

I would engrave “You, and no other” being a big Diana Gabaldon fan. That is so romantic…

Comment from Tami
Time: February 4, 2009, 1:31 pm

I agree with Kristin, the first thing that came to mind was “Forever Love”. I guess great minds think alike LOL. Thanks!

Comment from Michelle
Time: February 4, 2009, 2:16 pm

“I am my Beloved and my Beloved is Mine”

Comment from kelli
Time: February 4, 2009, 2:29 pm

Peace, Love, Happiness

beautiful charms.

Comment from toni in florida
Time: February 4, 2009, 6:05 pm

You carry a piece of my heart with you, now and always.

Comment from Alisa
Time: February 4, 2009, 7:15 pm

How very pretty. Mine would simply say…”Love is the answer.”
It’s from the Beatles song and I really think it’s true. Thank you for the chance.

Comment from Anne H
Time: February 4, 2009, 8:25 pm

What a great give-away! I’d engrave “Grateful”

Comment from Erica L
Time: February 4, 2009, 10:04 pm

“Forever Sweetheart.” My now husband and I have always called each other Sweetheart, and still refer to each other as such.

Comment from chrisitna
Time: February 5, 2009, 12:50 pm

“always in my mind, forever in my heart”

Comment from Kimberly Nieborak
Time: February 5, 2009, 1:05 pm

“I am here for you always, in all ways”

Comment from Martha
Time: February 5, 2009, 7:16 pm

Beautiful charm Rina,
I am a sucker for Philip Sidney’s “my true love hath my heart and I have his”, But if I was going to have a heart engraved I would put this line from Pablo Neruda’s Sonnet 81,

“only you, evergreen, ever sun, ever moon.”

It sums up my love for my man perfectly
I just Love Valentines!

Comment from Ande
Time: February 5, 2009, 7:40 pm

We two – together always

Comment from Marsha Finney Gibbons
Time: February 6, 2009, 5:44 am

Jennifer,

What a beautiful necklace! I’m a sucker for initials. So I’d have to go with a beautifully scripted “G”

Thanks!
Marsha

Comment from Cindy
Time: February 7, 2009, 6:12 pm

“Where you go I will go, and where you stay I will stay. Your people will be my people, and your God my God.” Ruth 1:16

I had this engraved on my husband’s wedding ring 6 years ago (our anniversary is 2/16). We both felt it was an intense statement of commitment, which we both wanted to bring to our marriage.

Comment from Shari
Time: February 8, 2009, 8:24 am

I would engrave “True Love”. My husband and I have been married for 29yrs, and it for sure is true love.

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