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July Crush of the Month Giveaway

Happy Birthday America! I am so excited that today lands you on the first Friday of July – ONE because I get a three day weekend and TWO because that means we get to celebrate your day with a giveaway!! Because I want to celebrate this American holiday in style, the theme this crush is #merica !!

Today I will be joining up with Keizra of 27th & Luxe to bring you a pretty festive giveaway in honor of the American holiday (but still open for international entries!) I have loved Hello Apparel for years and have collected multiple items along the way! Today we will be giving away a $50 Credit to Hello Apparel and a beautiful 4th of July print download by Rivers & Roads.

USE CODE: OAKANDHELLO15 for 15% off your purchase! 

YOUR CHANCE TO WIN! all entries to this giveaway will be run via rafflecopter. in exactly one week the giveaway will close, one winner will be selected at random and announced! all entries will be verified, so please play by the rules!

this giveaway is sponsored by the following wonderful ladies: Jess of Jess Vartanian, Katie of Katie:Normal Girl, Meg of Rivers & Roads, Meredith of In the Mailbox, Alys of Mundane Ecstasy, and  Open Door Traders.

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  • I'm at a film festival in Czech Republic so I'll be watching many international films (no American ones, sadly) and then watching the FRA vs GER match. It all might not sound patriotic, but at least I'm sporting my red, white, and blue 🙂

  • At my in laws 🙂 Hope you have a great 4th!

  • downtown always does a big fireworks show & we are going to try to make it to that!

  • Just hanging out with friends 🙂 Happy 4th Beth!

  • Ashley Bree Perez

    For 4th of July we are going to go in town and watch the fireworks! (:

  • Natalie Carlson Brown

    Hi! I'm heading to the pool in a couple of hours & going to the fireworks tonight with a friend. (If it doesn't rain.) Nice & relaxing! Thank-you & hoping you have a lovely 4th!

  • Eeeep

  • We're cooking out and then taking our daughter to see fireworks over the river. – Alisha Hodges

  • Jordyn Brazil

    Ooh, I love me some Hello Apparel! Awesome giveaway ladies!!

  • Lindsey Carr

    Love it!

    Meeting up with family in Napa!

  • Emily Fette

    Relaxing at home and watching Lake Union fireworks from our balcony.

  • Jessica Elizabeth Hamilton

    Just watching fireworks with my daughter.

  • We went to see our local symphony play on a prairie and watched fireworks afterward!

  • Amy

    we had a really lowkey night – but I loved it!

  • we grilled out and had some family over 🙂

  • Rach

    I went to Illinois to visit family! 🙂

  • Alex Thornton

    I was on Nantucket – had a wonderful time! Thanks for the giveaway!

  • We actually did nothing on the 4th but sleep in and watch TV. We grilled out and watched fireworks on the 3rd and we grilled out and went to a baseball game on the 5th. But on the 4th we did nothing! haha This is a great giveaway!

  • Jess Vartanian

    We went to my fiances parents house for the long weekend!

  • I went to Spokane and spent the weekend with my family!

  • Leslie Killebrew

    Hung out at my house watching fireworks from my window since I live by a lake!

  • Wonderful to hear how everyone spent their 4th July weekend. We honeymooned in the USA so raised a drink in Sydneytown to a country with a very special place in our hearts.

  • Laura K

    I went to Nantucket with my friends! Thanks for the giveaway!

  • Michelle Nichter

    we did fireworks with the kiddos at our home with a giant bonfire. amazing.