share a blessing for Mom!

It’s “share a blessing” time again-
this is one of my most favorite thing we do at TVP!

We are asking you to help us bless others for Mother’s Day…
we LOVE to bless people, and we LOVE surprises,
we want to help you share some unexpected love and joy with others!
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Do you know a mother who is going through some tough times
and needs to be blessed with a meaningful “pick me up”?
Together let’s bless someone that could use a sweet anonymous gift,
to show them someone is thinking of them who cares—
we want to send them a surprise package with a TVP goodie!

To nominate someone for a surprise blessing:
simply send us an email at customerservice@thevintagepearl.com by Friday, May 2–
put “A BLESSING FOR MOM” in the subject box,
briefly (2-3 sentences please) tell us WHY you are nominating this person,
and we also need to know:
1. their name
2. their address
3. customizing info
(kids names, meaningful words or a special date,
whatever you think will put a smile on their face!)

Thank you for helping us spread some blessings and making moms feel loved!
Please understand that we may not be able to do them ALL,
but we will bless as many as we can for Mother’s Day!

only MY child.

Last week the kids’ school picture proofs came in.
I don’t love school pictures but I get them just to have them,
they get tucked away in their memory boxes.
Caleb, Tessa and Eden all took good pictures.

Then I saw Jonah’s.

I sent him to school in a spring-y plaid shirt-
he looks good in green.

At some point that day
(prior to picture taking)
he decided to unbutton his shirt,
and on his white undershirt he used his markers to draw a Superman logo on his chest.
For bonus points he gave himself the “superman curl” on his forehead.
Then posed like any superhero would…
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At first I was annoyed…
I couldn’t help but wonder how come no adults said something to him,
like BUTTON YOUR SHIRT BACK UP?

Tessa informed me that “there are picture retakes, he can retake it.”
I considered that, but then I decided:
this picture is SO Jonah and I want to remember this,
so I’m buying the package

and this is how he’s going to look forever in the yearbook.

Happy 2nd Anniversary to our Edmond store!

It seems like it was just a couple of months ago that we were getting ready to open up our second retail store but it was actually a couple of YEARS ago today! I can’t believe it has been that long, although it seems like TVP Edmond has always been a part of our TVP family!
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Our store manager, Ashley, and her team do an amazing job every day and we are incredibly thankful for them! We are also so grateful of our amazing Edmond/OKC area friends and customers who have supported us the past 2 years, thank you for making us feel so welcome and loved!

If you are in the Edmond/OKC area please stop by and say hello!
15th & Bryant (in Edmond)
Monday-Saturday 10am-6pm
(405) 330-0100

our new commercial!

We are so excited to share our newest commercial with you all,
hope you all love it like we do!

Our 9 year old, Tessa Grace, was able to be the voice at the end of the commercial and she had a blast doing it!
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We would love for you all to share it with your friends!

looking for handmade contributors!

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I’m so excited about our new TVP treasure BOX subscriptions,
I think they are going to be so fun!
Be sure to sign up for our newsletter to get the whole scoop on April 1st
and be one of the first to have the chance to subscribe,
we have a limited amount available.

We would also love to add in some of our favorite things from other handmade businesses,
we love to help spread the word about other small handmade businesses
and introduce them to potential new customers–
if you would like to be considered to contribute your handmade items to one of our boxes please contact us at customerservice@thevintagepearl.com
with “tvp treasure box” in the subject line.

It’s a fun way to introduce new customers to your brand!

Rodan & Fields WINNER!

The randomly picked Rodan & Fields giveaway winner is:
Jill (jfair007) who said: Reverse & redefine…I’ve heard GREAT things about R&F!
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If you’re interested in ordering,
becoming a consultant
or learning more about Rodan & Fields
you can contact Dana here!

TVP treasure BOX (coming soon!)

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I’m so excited about our new subscription service,
it’s going to be so much fun and you are going to get some pretty amazing things!
We will have a limited amount of subscriptions available each month
and it’s exclusive to our newsletter subscribers–
be sure to sign up for our newsletter here to have the chance to sign up to receive a TVP treasure BOX,
I have a feeling they might sell out quick!

More details coming April 1st (via newsletter).

HUGE Rodan & Fields GIVEAWAY! (from my friend, Dana)

My name is Dana Hicks– I’m married 20 years this month to the love of my life Lonny, I have 2 boys – Tyler 14 and Jacoby 17 and I’m a 3rd grade teacher with early childhood & language arts endorsements.
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I was recently introduced to Rodan & Fields just a few months ago– I was practically out of ALL my skin care products on a day when I went to get my hair styled. I knew I needed to purchase something that would focus on my aging skin. My hair stylist of 10 years introduced the product to me at a perfect time. When she said the same doctors who created PROACTIV made the products, I knew I needed to try it.

What they did for the acne market with ProActiv, they are doing again for the Anti-Aging market.

Along with an Anti-Aging line they also have products for erasing sun damage and dark spots, soothing sensitive skin, as well as products for acne.

It saved my 17-year-old son from going on Accutane for his acne.

I immediately saw the potential of the business model becoming a blessing for my family financially, so I jumped in feet first and have enjoyed every moment sharing the products, caring for other’s skin care needs, and training other consultants to do the same.

I used REVERSE to get rid of my sunspots and uneven skin tone then added the complete REDEFINE regimen to decrease my wrinkles and minimize my pores. My son uses UNBLEMISH and the Micro-Dermabrasion Paste.

There are 4 product lines:
REVERSE
For brown spots, dullness and sun damaged skin.
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UNBLEMISH
For acne and post-acne marks.
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REDEFINE
For wrinkles, pores and loss of firmness.
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SOOTHE
For sensitive, irritated skin and facial redness.
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Each regimen is created to work in the right order, in the right formulations, in a multi-medicine therapy for specific needs. Each regimen is TWO MONTHS worth of product and 100% empty bottle money back guarantee. To find out which one is best for you, consider what your MAIN SKIN ISSUE IS. Watch this results video, it’s inspiring!

Why do I share Rodan + Fields? It’s a product I have tried for myself, I quickly saw amazing results and now I firmly believe in it and want to share it with others! It fits into my schedule as a working mom, my family wants to support short and long-term mission trips, we want to bless families who want to adopt with the funds to do so, and we want to financially be able to give ANYTIME we feel we are called to.
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GIVEAWAY!!!
Let’s randomly draw to give away the REVERSE regimen (valued at $193.00)!
To enter the giveaway simply find out which regimen is right for you with this quick 30 second questionnaire HERE,
and tell us your results in the comments below.
(don’t forget to email the results to yourself!)

home state love (new!)

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Our “love for Oklahoma” necklace was so popular that we are now offering every state!
We hand mold each state in bronze and adorn it with a silver heart,
hung on a sterling chain with a pearl.
Some hearts will be bigger or smaller depending on the shape and size of the state,
but they all turn out beautifully–
a great way to show your pride for your state.
Shop for them here!

customer pics

We LOVE to see customer pics-
here are some of our favorite customer pics we spotted this week!
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1. chunky love necklace – one of our best sellers and also one of my all time favorites!
2. sweet love cuff – a bracelet we introduced recently that has quickly become one of our most popular bracelets.
3. square names with a heart necklace – a classic tvp piece that we have sold for years.
4. carefree necklace – the sweetest hand molded flying bird with a vintage turquoise patina, reminds us to be lighthearted and carefree!
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We LOVE to see your pics around the web-
(twitter, instagram, Facebook)…
don’t forget to tag us @thevintagepearl or #thevintagepearl so we are sure to see them!

sugar packet sniper

With 4 kids ages 5-12, sometimes waiting can be hard—
so when we go out to eat our family likes to play a little game while waiting for our food to arrive:
we get a sugar packet for each member of the family,
then make a little dot on one of them- the person who gets this one is the “sniper”…
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Someone mixes them all up and hands them out randomly
(each kid gets a turn to hand them out)
and then the “sniper” tries to secretly wink at everyone else, one at a time…
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When you get winked out you wait a few seconds
(so you don’t blow their cover)
and then declare “I’m out”.
If the “sniper” gets everyone without being caught by someone seeing them wink they win,
otherwise the “sniper” who gets the most people out before being caught wins.
We have lots of fun,
and the wait time passes by so quickly!

a golden tie that binds (WINNERS!)

Wow, wow, wow! We are incredibly grateful and excited about your response to this new ring! I knew that WE loved it– obviously you all do, too! More have sold than we anticipated, so it’s briefly out of stock for a few days while we make the current orders and then get stocked back up […]

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a golden tie that binds (new, plus a GIVEAWAY!)

I’m thrilled to share our newest creation, the golden tie that binds ring: The beautiful golden tie binds our families together forever– each sterling ring represents a member of your family. So simple, yet so unique and meaningful. Today we are giving one of these new rings away! Simply tell us below something fun about […]

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customer pics

We LOVE seeing customer pics of their pieces pop up in social media, here are a few of our latest favorites: 1. the coordinates of your heart necklace- we handstamp the coordinates of a meaningful place– we use longitude and latitude to pinpoint the place that is closest to your heart! 2. sweetheart ring- one […]

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please excuse the bedhead…

I usually use this lens (recommended by Ashley) but the other day I got the itch to bust out my trusty 50mm lens again and Eden helped me test it out… she has just crawled out of bed, so please excuse her awesome case of bedhead and pajamas. Happy face: mad face… surprised face… silly […]

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NEW “love inspired” pieces!

We have brand new pieces that were inspired by love just in time to gift your Valentine! Our new love list necklace (at the top) is double sided, and each one is made from scratch by hand using fine silver- it’s beautiful! Our “love you infinity” necklace has been so popular that we decided to […]

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