December 10, 2019

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Mix & Match Monday - Enter To Win a $50 aleksandrajones Gift Card Dec. 9-16, 2019

Hi everyone, 

Enter To Win! Which Look Is Best? Vote Now!

The question is simple, which look is best? 

This week's contest is featuring a fun new pattern hack design of the Silk Road pattern, paired with a few Liberty Jane pieces. Which style do you like best? Be sure to vote to help us decide which look is best and be entered into the giveaway to win a $50 aleksandrajones gift card. (*Note - dolls, clothes, and props are not included in the giveaway)

You can use it to buy anything on aleksandrajones! The choice is yours with this week's giveaway!

 

More About The Mix Up:  The outfits that we styled this week feature the Liberty Jane Mini Skirt and High Waisted Jean Shorts, styled into two cute looks!

  • The "Los Angeles" look features the top paired with a classic denim mini skirt, knee-high boots, and some cute sewing accessories! She has dreams of being a fashion designer one day!
  • The "Sydney" styling features the top paired with cuffed denim shorts, red Janes shoes, and a darling little rope circle tote bag! The bag is made from a tutorial featured with the Sewing Swimsuits master class course!

     

     

     

    Make It Today: Like the two looks that we've created and want to make your own? Click the images below to get the patterns.

      

    This contest also features the Thimbles and Acorns Silk Road Wrap Dress, which is available free this month exclusively to Sewing With Cinnamon members!

    Vote Now & Enter To Win: You enter through the entry form that is embedded on this page and appears just below this paragraph, if you don't see it, be sure to visit the page from your desktop or an alternate browser such as Google Chrome. It may not appear on all mobile devices. The complete rules and entry details appear on the entry form. This is not a comment contest - in other words, leaving a comment on the bottom of this page is not an official entry method. The only required entry method is to vote in the poll to help us decide which look is best. One person will receive the gift card. You can enter once, or gain multiple entries by completing the other entry methods and increase your chances of winning. Please review all Terms and Conditions on the giveaway page before entering. While we wish we could run this contest everywhere, for legal reasons it is only open to eligible residents of the U.S. and Canada, not including Rhode Island. This contest is exclusively endorsed by Liberty Jane Clothing and aleksandrajones. Not endorsed by or affiliated with American Girl®.

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    We'd love to hear from you. Leave a comment and tell us - which look is best! Commenting gives you one entry method, the other methods are in the widget above, be sure to enter in as many ways as you can to receive the maximum amount of entries for the $50 American Girl gift card!

    Thanks, everyone!

    The aleksandrajones Team

     


    100 Comments

    Ann
    Ann

    January 15, 2020

    Difficult choice! I have to go with LA look. It just fits into my style more – so this is purely personal.

    Sherry
    Sherry

    December 29, 2019

    I prefer Los Angles

    sue
    sue

    December 16, 2019

    Los Angeles, those boots are fabulous!

    RUTH LYONS
    RUTH LYONS

    December 16, 2019

    My pick is Los Angeles, because I am into fashion design and love sewing and creating new looks and styles. Thank you aleksandrajones for your really special giveaways.

    Suzi
    Suzi

    December 16, 2019

    Sydney is my favorite even though it was a hard decision.

    Abby
    Abby

    December 16, 2019

    The outfits are so cute! I voted for Los Angeles.

    Marie
    Marie

    December 16, 2019

    I think the Sydney look looks best on that pretty doll!!! Thank you aleksandrajones and Liberty Jane for this giveaway and these patterns!! Those boots are gorgeous!! I think it would be great to spluge on supplies for shoes and boots!!

    Ksenia
    Ksenia

    December 16, 2019

    I like them both a lot, but I voted for Sydney!

    Dorothy
    Dorothy

    December 15, 2019

    They are both adorable but I voted for Sydney. Thanks

    Amy B
    Amy B

    December 15, 2019

    I like the Los Angeles look, maybe because she’s a fashion designer? ;) With the gift card, I would buy a tent pattern from Matilda’s Closet, some shoe patterns and a shoe sole kit. Thanks a great Christmas season of freebies and giveaways!

    Marti Rouby
    Marti Rouby

    December 15, 2019

    the mini skirt..so cute

    sheila mckenna
    sheila mckenna

    December 14, 2019

    love them both but went with LA look.

    Judith Martinez
    Judith Martinez

    December 14, 2019

    Thank you! I would love to get some shoe kits and patterns to make a wardrobe of shoes for my daughter’s dolls.

    Sandra Stuckless
    Sandra Stuckless

    December 14, 2019

    Los Angeles outfit for sure….Gotta love those boots…and of course the scissors and bolt of fabric!!
    Beth
    Beth

    December 14, 2019

    Both are cute looks, but I like Los Angeles a little better. Those boots are so cute with the outfit!
    Thanks for the contest.

    Cindy
    Cindy

    December 13, 2019

    I love the Los Angeles look! I love the boots!

    -*/Elizabeth
    -*/Elizabeth

    December 13, 2019

    LA is the choice for me. The skirt and boots are adorable with the blouse. The little bolt of material is cute accessory.

    Jackie S
    Jackie S

    December 13, 2019

    I vote Los Angeles cute set with the mini demi skirt and the retro top by Liberty Jane, the boots really make this outfit, and the cute sewing accessories, Thanks you Pixie Farie for giving us a chance to win a 50.00 gift card, If I was lucky enough to win, I would buy different patterns and shoe patterns by aleksandrajones that I don’t have yet.

    Kay
    Kay

    December 13, 2019

    Thank you so much, I love Los Angeles the best!

    Sharon B.
    Sharon B.

    December 13, 2019

    Super cute – love the top with the mini skirt! Thank you for your generosity!

    Rebecca
    Rebecca

    December 13, 2019

    They are both cute but I love the extra pops of color in the Sydney look. Thanks for offering the giveaway!

    Karla
    Karla

    December 13, 2019

    Both are very cute, but Los Angeles is my favorite!

    Doris
    Doris

    December 13, 2019

    So cute. Thank you

    Linda
    Linda

    December 13, 2019

    Happy Holidays! Love the outfits. Thanks…

    Tamara G
    Tamara G

    December 13, 2019

    My vote is for Los Angeles…but both are so cute!

    Thresea
    Thresea

    December 13, 2019

    LA gets my vote. Like the boots

    Islander_58North
    Islander_58North

    December 13, 2019

    That mini-skirt is so cute, it has to be Los Angeles.

    Rachel
    Rachel

    December 13, 2019

    Thank you aleksandrajones Team! I voted for Sydney.

    Cindy
    Cindy

    December 13, 2019

    As always, both are adorable, but I prefer Sydney just a little more.

    Karen
    Karen

    December 13, 2019

    Thanks for the giveaway. I had a difficult time deciding but finally decided on Sydney. Love both outfits!

    Crystal
    Crystal

    December 13, 2019

    i feel the LA out fit is cuter but i do love them both

    Christie
    Christie

    December 13, 2019

    Thanks for the giveaway! Sydney is my favourite.

    Eli
    Eli

    December 13, 2019

    Los Angeles, because- those boots!

    Jill D
    Jill D

    December 13, 2019

    Both look fantastic! I ended up voting fir Los Angeles.

    Lucretia Crowe
    Lucretia Crowe

    December 13, 2019

    Thank you aleksandrajones Team for the cute outfits. I think the Los Angeles outfit is the best. I would use the gift card to buy more patterns.

    Linda
    Linda

    December 13, 2019

    I absolutely love both styles but I will choose Los Angeles

    Debba
    Debba

    December 13, 2019

    I love the detail of the shorts and the red shoes.

    Melanie
    Melanie

    December 13, 2019

    Sydney is my fav. Both are cute, but I love the Summer look of Sydney.

    kathy H
    kathy H

    December 13, 2019

    Los Augeles gets my vote.

    Jane
    Jane

    December 13, 2019

    I love the skirt and boots in the Los Angeles outfit!

    Pam
    Pam

    December 13, 2019

    Both are cute, but I really like the boots and sewing accessories with Los Angeles. Thanks for doing the giveaway.

    Mary G.
    Mary G.

    December 13, 2019

    I voted for the boots - so cute! Thank you for the contest - it’s fun.

    JUDY
    JUDY

    December 13, 2019

    I LIKE LOS ANGELES

    Steve
    Steve

    December 13, 2019

    Sydney gets my vote ! Thanks for the giveaway !

    Cheryl R.
    Cheryl R.

    December 13, 2019

    Both are adorable but love the LA booted look best. :o)

    Liana
    Liana

    December 13, 2019

    Equally adorable but I like the red shoes in the Sydney outfit!

    designdreamer
    designdreamer

    December 13, 2019

    As usual it’s a close one, but I went with Los Angeles

    Beth P
    Beth P

    December 13, 2019

    I voted for the Los Angeles outfit. Love the mini skirt🙂

    Barb B
    Barb B

    December 13, 2019

    Oh my gosh! Both are so, so cute! Have to go with Sydney for the red shoes that pick up red in print color chosen!

    Oma
    Oma

    December 13, 2019

    Los Angeles is the best for my grand daughter! She also wants boots for Christmas!

    Debbie
    Debbie

    December 13, 2019

    I have to go with the Los Angeles outfit. My granddaughter would totally wear something like that. She loves her boots!! As for what I would use the gift card on…..classes. You are never too old to learn something new!

    Heather
    Heather

    December 13, 2019

    Thanks for the giveaway! I like Sydney best because the red shoes bring out the color in the shirt. I’d buy patterns with the certificate — some of the historical ones.

    Charlene
    Charlene

    December 13, 2019

    I like Sydney’s look, love the red shoes.

    John
    John

    December 13, 2019

    Los Angeles indeed……

    Sandra Meese
    Sandra Meese

    December 13, 2019

    I love that you offer patterns that are more detailed than what you can get at the fabric stores! I lobe the Sidney best but love that you show options on making an outfit!
    Kim
    Kim

    December 13, 2019

    Very cute looks. I kind of like the look with the boots and skirt, so I’m going for Los Angeles.

    Bev
    Bev

    December 13, 2019

    Los Angeles gets my 👍

    KATHY
    KATHY

    December 13, 2019

    I like Los Angeles the best.

    mariann
    mariann

    December 13, 2019

    I vote for the Los Angeles.. I love the boots! Thanks for the chance to win

    Mae Lynn Beck
    Mae Lynn Beck

    December 13, 2019

    My votes is for Sydney. Red shoes, rope purse, cute shorts and a great top!

    Diana Geiger
    Diana Geiger

    December 13, 2019

    Los Angeles gets my vote.

    Janet
    Janet

    December 13, 2019

    I love the Los Angeles look! Thank you

    Susan Ellwitz
    Susan Ellwitz

    December 13, 2019

    Love the boots. I have to vote for Los Angeles.

    Ellove AG
    Ellove AG

    December 13, 2019

    I voted for Los Angeles. I love the red shoes, as they remind me of the Wizard of Oz.

    Violetta
    Violetta

    December 13, 2019

    I vote for Los Angeles. Thank you, Merry Christmas!!

    Connie
    Connie

    December 13, 2019

    I vote for Los Angeles. Love the boots.

    Elizabeth
    Elizabeth

    December 13, 2019

    although both are cute, it was very hard to pick! I like the Los Angeles with those cute boots and very boho designer look. Makes her stand out!

    Lynn
    Lynn

    December 13, 2019

    Both are so adorable!

    Erni
    Erni

    December 13, 2019

    Los Angeles is better

    Marietta
    Marietta

    December 13, 2019

    Ah, yes it is Sydney for me .

    Sandra
    Sandra

    December 13, 2019

    I like both these outfits but I think Sydney has the edge as this interpretation shouts sun and sand. This time of year is so cold who could not love the idea of sun in Sydney

    Lucy A
    Lucy A

    December 13, 2019

    I like the look with the Los Angeles skirt, rather than the shorts.

    Dorothy
    Dorothy

    December 13, 2019

    although both are very cute I really like the Los Angeles the best thank you so much for a chance to win

    Laura
    Laura

    December 13, 2019

    I definitely like los angels best. The sewing theme is adorable. Thank you pixie faire and the talented designers.

    Ginger
    Ginger

    December 13, 2019

    They are so very cute but the Sydney the best!!!

    Marilyn
    Marilyn

    December 13, 2019

    Both are very cute but I think I like Sydney the best

    Kathy
    Kathy

    December 12, 2019

    LA all the way- boots with skirt is adorable!

    Dena Akbar
    Dena Akbar

    December 12, 2019

    I prefer the Sydney outfit. Love that little purse too!

    Kathy
    Kathy

    December 12, 2019

    Both are super cute but I voted for Sydney because I like the shorts above the skirt. Those boots rock though. Thanks for having the give away.

    Kathy
    Kathy

    December 12, 2019

    Both are super cute but I voted for Sydney because I like the shorts above the skirt. Those boots rock though. Thanks for having the give away.

    Sandy Stave
    Sandy Stave

    December 12, 2019

    My choice – Sydney. Love the shorts and red Jane shoes. Clever – is the “hack job” on the Silk Road Dress transformed into a wrap blouse.
    Thanks!

    Karole
    Karole

    December 12, 2019

    I like the LA look better — think it’s the pairing with the boots — both are cute.

    Kathy T
    Kathy T

    December 12, 2019

    I love the shorts outfit as I’m already getting tired of the cold and snow in upstate NY, winter has shown up too darn early this year! Thanks to the aleksandrajones team and my granddaughter would love the look, She’s already a dolly nut at 31/2 just like me!

    Cathy
    Cathy

    December 12, 2019

    Los Angles , love the boots.

    Linda
    Linda

    December 12, 2019

    I voted for Los Angeles. I love her boots

    Beth C
    Beth C

    December 11, 2019

    My vote is for Los Angeles! Thanks for the giveaway!

    Michele
    Michele

    December 11, 2019

    My favorite look is the Los Angeles outfit. I love the top and jeans skirt combination. Those sewing accessories are adorable, too! Thank you, aleksandrajones, for this generous gift certificate giveaway!

    Vickie Gallo
    Vickie Gallo

    December 11, 2019

    love Las Angeles

    Dianne
    Dianne

    December 11, 2019

    These are really cute. I lived in L.A. for a few years, so I’m gonna go with that one. Thanks for the giveaway, Cinnamon and aleksandrajones.

    serena
    serena

    December 11, 2019

    thanks!

    grannie frannie
    grannie frannie

    December 11, 2019

    Los Angles girl it is! The boots really set off the outfit although both are cute. Thanks for the chance to win!

    Stephanie
    Stephanie

    December 11, 2019

    I think Sydney is the best—love those cute shorts!

    Pamela
    Pamela

    December 11, 2019

    Both are adorable!!!

    Denise Darby
    Denise Darby

    December 11, 2019

    Sydney is my favorite Very cute top. Thank you for another wonderful idea..

    kathy
    kathy

    December 11, 2019

    love the pattern hack for this outfit it is cute than the dress cannot wait to make the top or what be neat is to win the outfit love the Los angles outfit so cute

    Suzan V
    Suzan V

    December 11, 2019

    I love the skirt for LA and have made it several times. Thanks for the opportunity.

    DollLover
    DollLover

    December 11, 2019

    Love the little LA Seamstress, and those boots are adorable! Thanks for all you do at aleksandrajones!

    Patti
    Patti

    December 11, 2019

    I love the Sydney look. Thanks to everyone who made this possible And thanks for the free pattern , road to the silk dress.

    Allison
    Allison

    December 11, 2019

    Los Angeles! Love those boots!! :)

    Kristie L.
    Kristie L.

    December 11, 2019

    Los Angeles is the best! and I love that it comes with little sewing accessories. :)

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