And The Winner Of Michael Aram's Fig Leaf Collection Tray Is:

Congratulations, Brittany,  you are the winner of Michael Aram's Fig Leaf tray, coordinating plates and serving wear!   Please email your postal address to, so I can ship it all to you.

Many thanks to the folks at Madhouse for contributing to last week's reader giveaway and to all the blog followers who entered the contest.

[winner has two weeks from 11/18/13 to contact Cocoon Home blog via email to claim prize.  After that time another entry will be drawn]

And The Winner Of Jjandge's Hand Woven Basket Is:

Congratulations, Allida Joyce!  You are the winner of Jjangde's hand woven basket.  Please email your postal address to and it will be shipped to you.

Many thanks to all who entered and took time to learn about Jjangde's mission.  If you haven't had a chance to check it out yet, you can do so here and here.

Employ, Educate And Empower With Jjangde's Hand Woven Home Goods And Reader Giveaway!

 It's with great pride that I share with you Jjangde, a company that is dedicated to strengthening West African communities by employing women, educating children and empowering rural villagers.  When I was first contacted by the company's co-founder, I was struck by the beauty of the hand woven home goods Jjandge offers but it was their mission statement that REALLY got me.  Today Jjangde launches its new website which explains the history of the company, introduces its artisans and showcases the one-of-a-kind baskets that create opportunity and hope for many in need.

In gratitude for taking the time to learn about the company and its mission,  Jjangde is offering a lovely basket as a gift to one lucky Cocoon Home blog reader.

You can Enter to win by doing 3 simple things:

1.  Check out Jjandge's campaign here.

2. View Jjangde's entire collection of hand woven home goods here.

3. Lastly, comment below on your favorite item(s).

Last entry day is Thursday November 7th.  Good luck!!