NYC Family Portrait Giveaway!

Posted on: October 4th, 2012


Live in or near NYC? Here’s a great opportunity to enter for a chance to win a family/holiday portrait session giveaway! Our sponsor Chrissy Kim Photography is giving away a Family Portrait Session, which retails at $175 and includes a 50 minute session and 15 high resolution photos!

Here’s how to enter:

(1) Please “Like” the Chrissy Kim Photography Page.

(2) Then leave a comment on our Blog below telling us why you would like to receive this prize.

*Please note that the winner will need to travel to NYC for the photo session. Winner must also contact Chrissy Kim Photography within 7 days of notification to claim the prize.  If winner is unable to claim the prize, there is no cash value given. Entries taken now until October 14, 2012. Winner announced on October 15, 2012.


Korean first birthday party at Dohl Head Table - Dol Head Table

Check out this adorable Superhero Themed Dol! Event details and photos shared by Cathy Murai Photography.




Here’s another opportunity for our Korean1sbirthday viewers to enter for a chance to win a FREE birthday party package! Children’s Museum at La Habra is sponsoring a giveaway of their most popular “Birthday Celebration Package.”  The winner has the option to apply the value of the party ($225) towards an upgraded “Birthday Bash Blowout” if desired. What a great place to have your child’s dol party!

Have a party full of discovery, learning and play at the Children’s Museum! Party-ready with balloons, tables & chairs, and counter/refrigerator space. The Birthday Room is equipped to handle gifts, your party decor, and outside food or drink. Every party includes free playtime in the Museum’s many exhibits for memories you and your guests will not soon forget!


Birthday Celebration: $225
Available: Saturday or Sunday 1 – 3 p.m. or 3-5 p.m.

Package Includes
One hour private use of the party room

Unlimited play in the Museum following your one hour in the party room

Up to 25 guests, ages 2 and up

Museum t-shirt, canvas tote, celebrant’s name sign on birthday throne and birthday button

Colorful invitations and envelopes for you to mail

Table and chair party room set up

One dozen helium balloons

10% discount in the Fascination Station Gift Shop

Birthday Celebration add-ons: Additional guests (maximum 40 guests per party) – $8 per guest
(1) Please comment our blog below why you want to win this birthday package.
(2) For double entry, please share the contest on Facebook (or use your choice of social media by clicking on icons below) and “like” Children’s Museum at La Habra Facebook Page. In order to get double entry, you must leave a separate comment below telling us you did so.
Entries taken now until until August 30, 2012. Winner announced on August 31, 2012! Contest restricted to those residing in Southern CA due to location of party venue.


Olivia’s Victorian First Birthday Party

Posted on: August 7th, 2012


Lil Cake Toppers Giveaway!

Posted on: July 21st, 2012

Here is another amazing Giveaway contest – perfect for those planning a doljanchi, Korean first birthday party!  Our sponsor, Lil Cake Toppers is giving away one family set of Cake Toppers  to one lucky winner! Winner can choose either a family set for boy or girl. Lil Cake Toppers will customize the cake toppers to match your hanboks or colors as well! Also, they can adjust skin color, eye color and hair color!  Retail value of prize is $300. How gorgeous these toppers would look on your child’s birthday cake! And what an amazing keepsake item!

To enter:

(1) Please write a comment below on our blog telling us why you need to win this prize.

(2) For double entry, please click on the Facebook icon below and share the contest with your friends and family. You must leave a separate comment below for the double entry to count.

Contest open to those residing in the USA. Entries taken now until August, 2nd, 2012. Winner announced on Friday, August 3rd, 2012.

Note to Winner: As the cake toppers are individually hand painted, it will may take up 3 -4 weeks for cake toppers to be completed.


All About Bebe Giveaway!

Posted on: July 15th, 2012

This week’s Giveaway Sponsor is All About Bebe, a chic and modern clothing boutique for kids! The best part is that they offer high quality children’s apparel and accessories at affordable prices. The winner will be able to select either a girl’s or boy’s outfit as shown below. The adorable girl’s outfit retails at $79 and is available in sizes  XS=14months ~ 2T, S=2T~3T , M=3T~4T and L=4T~5. The stylish boy’s outfit (retails at $53) includes the chrome baggy pants (White) and Mango Na Si shirt (available in Gray, Black or white). Sizes S (2T), M (3T) and L (4T-5) will be available.

(1) To enter the contest, please leave a comment below on our blog, telling us which outfit and size you would like. Please make sure you select the size that is shown above for the corresponding outfit.

            (2) For double entry, please go to All About Bebe Facebook Page and “like” them and then share the contest link. The easiest way is to click on the Facebook icon below for easiest sharing.

Winner will be announced this Friday, July 20th, 2012 on this blog.


Sweet Pink Ombre Light Birthday Party

Posted on: July 6th, 2012

Party Event Planner, Cana’s Miracle created a beautiful party utilizing the birthday girl’s name Elle.  Party designer June decided to go with a sweet pink ombre light theme since Elle means “shining light.” She did an excellent job in making Elle shine with the amazing decorative details. What a beautiful party for a beautiful little girl! Photo by Story by Mia. Desserts by Le Macaron Patisserie.

Cloud B Twilight Product Giveaway!

Posted on: July 1st, 2012

Here’s a chance to win  an innovative night light from Cloub b!  Three winners will be chosen and each winner will receive either a Twilight Turtle, Twilight Ladybug or Twilight Sea Turtle.

“Since their inception in 2002, Cloud b has mastered the art of creating plush toys with a purpose, developing engaging products “where good sleep begins.” Innovative in design, unique in function and above all, memorable when experienced, Cloud b has become a trusted name among parents, grandparents, and caretakers.”


Traditionally, Koreans would display Korean artificial flowers made out of rice, called Sang hwa (상화) on the dol table (dolsang). Real flowers were not used in the past because it was believed that it was bad luck to take away a life from a living flower. You will see that many traditional dol party planners have Sang hwa displayed on their dol tables. Here is an easy way to make these artificial flowers out of play doh.

Materials needed:

Play doh

Play doh flower making tool


green floral wire


rice (cover styrofoam with rice on top when done)



Elegant Ivory Dream Flower Dress Giveaway!

Posted on: June 10th, 2012

This week our sponsor is Soleil Creations,  a USA made, boutique clothing company that specializes in creating custom special occasion wear, birthday dresses, flower girl dresses, and fun everyday apparel and accessories for young girls everywhere. With the addition of the “Just 4 Boys” collection launch, Soleil Creations has become a company that not only caters to girls, but offers something fun for little guys as well! The owner and designer, Savanna Fancher has graciously offered to giveaway one of her Ivory Dream Flower Girl Dress (retails $99). The lucky winner can choose size from 12m, 18m, 2T or 3T. This beautiful dress can be the ideal doljanchi dress!

(1) To enter the Soleil Creations Dress Giveaway, please comment on our blog below, why your child would be needing this special occasion dress.

(2) For double entry, please share this giveaway on your Facebook wall by clicking on the Facebook icon below and let us know that you did on the comments section below.

Contest begins now and entries will be taken until Thursday, June 14, 2012. Winner will be randomly chosen and announced on Friday, June 15, 2012.


UPDATE; 10/24/12 Winner was given alternative prize (gift card to Little Seouls) due to issues with sponsor, Soleil Creations.