Weekend giveaway: a-thread

Today’s weekend giveaway comes from Simple Mom sponsor a-thread. Based in L.A., a-thread is an online boutique that’s all about giving back – their motto is, “Look good, do good.” Find out more about a-thread, in their own words:

a-thread is a new boutique that just celebrated its six month anniversary, and we aim to provide women everywhere with classic, affordable, and trend-inspired fashion! We carry everything, from dresses, tops, bottoms, accessories, and gifts.

We’ve been called the “quirky-preppy” brand, and we focus on wearable styles that have a unique twist, whether it’s in a pop of color, fun texture, or pattern.

a-thread is also about more than just fashion – we believe in giving back. As a part of our Shop & Effect program, we donate 5% of our sales to our charity partners. Current partners include Kiva, Thirst Relief, Children of the Night, and Los Angeles Animal Services.

The Giveaway

This giveaway is now closed. a-thread is offering one Simple Mom reader a $100 gift card to their store! You could use it to buy Christmas gifts, and get yourself a little something, too.

To enter, visit a-thread.com and choose your favorite item from the store. Leave a comment below with a link to your favorite item. (And if you’re reading this in an email, you must click over to the post and comment here.)

For one bonus entry, like the a-thread.com Facebook page and and leave a separate comment letting me know.

This giveaway ends tonight, Saturday, November 10, and I’ll announce the winner soon after. I hope you win!

Tsh Oxenreider

Tsh is the founder of this blog and just finished traveling around the world with her husband and 3 kids. Her latest book is Notes From a Blue Bike, and believes a passport is one of the world's greatest textbooks.

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  1. Love the drapey tuxedo blazer!

  2. Lots of cute stuff. This dress is pretty: http://a-thread.com/collections/dresses/products/polkadot-back-cutout-dress
    Wish their shorter dresses were a wee bit longer, though! Maxi dresses aren’t very practical for me, but neither are dresses that show my undies when I bend over!

  3. I really like the: SIMONA V AMETHYST CLUSTER TEAR DROP… very pretty!

  4. I also like a-thread on FB

  5. i like Savannah Embroidered Spring Dress. I agree with one reader–short dresses too short and maxies not best for me.

  6. I love the Abstract Sleeveless Blouse!

  7. I iked a-thread on facebook

  8. So many pretty things!!! I’d have to say the perfect leather tote in stone, but there were also so many other scarves and pretty pieces of jewelry that caught my eye!

  9. I love the Skinny Stripe Skirt. It would go fabulously with my fall wardrobe.

  10. I’m always up for a good cardigan! Love this one:

  11. Elena Kaufman says:
  12. I like the fall beaded necklace

  13. I follow on facebook

  14. I’m sorry for this intrusion, I see from your site that we are very much into the same things.

  15. I love the colors of the Butterscotch Bauble Necklace! http://www.a-thread.com/collections/accessories/products/butterscotch-bauble-necklace

  16. Kimberly R. says:
  17. Kimberly R. says:

    I liked their fb page.

  18. I love the “oh hello” mittens.

  19. I really like the Evergreen pocket tee. Here’s a link to it! http://www.a-thread.com/collections/knit-tops/products/evergreen-pocket-tee

  20. What a great site! I’m loving the necklaces- bib, geo, and baubles! If I had to pick one, I would probably pick the teal draped bead necklace or the dainty beaded collar.

  21. I think the Vintage Love Scarf would be a great Christmas git for ME!

  22. I really like this lightweight Trench coat – the price is really great too: http://www.a-thread.com/collections/outerwear-sweaters/products/lightweight-trench-coat

  23. I reall, really like the Fall Draped Bead necklace. And I “liked” A-Thread on Facebook. Thanks!

  24. I like the giraffe bangle. So cute!

  25. This basic stripes Linen Tee is great! I’m in love!
    Really hope I win to get this and a few other great goodies!

  26. I also like a-thread on fb! 🙂

  27. I ‘like’ a-thread on Facebook!

  28. I could find so many uses for this necklace http://www.a-thread.com/products/be-baubled-necklace. I don’t know how to put this in as a link so I hope this is okay.

  29. I like the evergreen pocket tee! The striped linen sweater you featured in your post is pretty too!

  30. Really like the chevron sweater dress!

  31. Tara Anderson says:

    I like this A Little Sparkle Dress: http://www.a-thread.com/products/a-little-sparkle-dress

  32. I like this woven peplum top in purple and green… my mom used to think I was crazy for loving purple and green together as a kid… but it’s in style again and I’m taking advantage of it!

  33. I love the Wavy Branch earrings – just gorgeous!!

  34. Lindsey S. says:

    I like the basic idea stripes linen tee. Cute and casual. Thanks for the giveaway!

  35. Lindsey S. says:

    I liked them on Facebook!

  36. I Iove the chevron sweater dress!

  37. So hard to choose just one item to link since all the pieces are so lovely but I especially like this one: http://www.a-thread.com/products/aztec-print-dress

  38. I love http://www.a-thread.com/products/abstract-orchid-scarf
    so soft and feminine. Too bad it’s sold out or I would have bought it now.

  39. i love love the navy satchel, but it is sold out. i like the sophia handbag a lot, too.

  40. I like the Scoop Neck Maxi!

  41. liked the a-thread facebook page.

  42. I love the rust crew neck sweater!

  43. I liked a thread.

  44. Hard to choose- so many cuties in the mix! Loved the ariana eyelet shorts, the abstract sleeveless blouse or the blue bangle bracelets.

  45. I really like the SIMONA V HOWLITE CLOVER NECKLACE. Simple, but with a pop of color.

  46. The clothes are not exactly my style, but I could easily spend $100 in their accessory collection. Here are some earrings that caught my eye: http://www.a-thread.com/collections/accessories/products/four-stone-earrings

  47. oh my so hard to choose! I think I like the Cambridge bag the best

  48. Love this sweater!
    I looks like a happy sweater. 🙂

  49. Love the persimmon polka dot button up and the essential silk button up.

  50. I really like the simple deco studs

  51. Love the agate pendant necklace.

  52. I like that basic batwing tee! I could see living in a few of those…

  53. Liked a thread on FB.

  54. I love this trench coat. Just the right weight for our Texas winter.

  55. I “liked” a-thread on FB

  56. My favorite item on their website is the vintage love scarf in navy. http://www.a-thread.com/collections/scarves-1/products/vintage-love-scarf-in-navy

  57. I actually think my daughter would go nuts over this site, so if I win I will probably let her pick something out for herself. As for me, I love their necklaces – especially the jade or emerald ones!

  58. Liked!

  59. Audrey dress!

  60. Jen5253 Range says:

    I really like this Amethyst Cluster Tear Drop necklace!


  61. Such pretty items. I like the tear drop pendant in blue quartz.

  62. So many beautiful things! How to choose? I like this top: http://www.a-thread.com/products/basic-dolman-tee-in-modal

  63. Also, I liked the fb page.

  64. I also liked their FB page!

  65. Jen5253 Range says:

    I also liked them on Facebook.

  66. Penny Fairman says:
  67. Penny Fairman says:

    I liked a-thread of fb. 🙂

  68. I looooove this purse!


    Too bad it’s sold out though!

  69. Like them on FB 🙂 Angela Mills

  70. At a quick glance, since blue is catching my eye lately, I like the Blue Bloom Bangle Set… and I know quite a few people who could use some fancy pops of color to brighten up their holiday.

  71. The cobalt blazer has beautiful lines and I love the color.

  72. I like the everyday foldover ribbed skirt.

  73. The gatsby shoulder bag and the lightweight trench both caught my eye. They have some great classic pieces for really reasonable prices. Thanks!

  74. I really like this necklace, though I’m not sure which color I like more…


  75. I liked the fb page