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Weekend Wrap-Up Party — and The Chic Orchid Giveaway!!

Welcome to the Weekend Wrap-Up Party!!  

This week’s giveaway is from The Chic Orchid!!

Chic Orchid-Logo[8]

I’m excited this week to introduce you to my friend Tam’s store, The Chic Orchid!

Every week,The Chic Orchid brings you special deals on stylish clothes at affordable prices!


And this week,

two tatertots and jello readers win

one item of their choice from The Chic Orchid!

Amazing navy and melon tops

(I love these polka-dot blouses!)

Find out how to enter the giveaway and link up your projects to the Wrap-Up after the break!


Check out these bright blouses — the perfect colors for the warmer months!


These lace maxi dresses are so beautiful, too!

Two lucky winners can pick any one item from the shop!

Here’s how to enter to win:

a Rafflecopter giveaway


Don’t forget to link up your projects —


  I’ve got two Great Ideas posts coming this weekend featuring your projects!!  


When you add a link,  please link the Wrap Up button on your site– the code is below, or a text link is great if you would rather do that – Tatertots & Jello.

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Please visit and comment on TWO linkups above you and TWO linkups below you — in addition to any others that you want to visit. 
{We all love comments!}

Have fun!!!
I can’t wait to see YOUR ideas and feature YOU!!


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  4. Clara S says:

    I shared on twitter, and I would like the Mint retro chevron dress :)

  5. Brandi St. Clair says:

    Shared on Pinterest as Brandi St. Clair. I love the polkadot blouses!

  6. Jennifer says:

    shared on fb as jen vee

  7. Celeste says:

    love the Divine Polka Top Blouses!

  8. KC Sturgis says:

    Those clothes are lovely!! It would be awesome to win and get one of the lace maxi dresses!

  9. Surendene Jeyaratnarajah says:

    I love the Lace Maxi Dress. Thanks for the great giveaway! 😀

  10. Lindsey says:

    Love the navy polka dot shirt!

  11. I’d get a Divine Polka Dot Blouse

  12. Carmen Nuland says:

    I really like the Forget Me Knot Blouses

  13. Jennifer says:
  14. I would definitely get the ivory skirt extender!

  15. I shared on Twitter https://twitter.com/indreams8318/status/336507868608077826

    And the color blocked maxi dress looks so cute!

  16. Sheila Vives says:
  17. Alyssa H says:

    the lace maxi is darling!

  18. Kennedy D says:

    I’d love to get the striped maxi skirt! :)
    oh…and I tweeted this…

  19. Thanks so much for the party Jen!! I hope you had a great weekend :)

  20. shawn brescka says:

    It’s all so cute, maybe the blue polka-dot shirt, but I might change my mind, so don’t hold me to it!

  21. Ashley C says:

    I’d love to get the Striped Maxi Skirt in grey and white!


  22. Hi Jen,
    Thanks for hosting this fun party. I have linked up and look forward to visiting some of the other wonderful links.
    Have a Wonderful Day,
    Pieced Pastimes

  23. I love the mint retro dress! I also shared via google+

  24. Jennifer says:

    id get the Eloise Mint Top

  25. titicrafty says:

    Thanks so much for hosting!!! as always awesome Party!!!

  26. Nancy K says:

    Maxi skirt or dress!

  27. The Striped Maxi Skirt!

  28. I would definitely get the new polka dot top in the dark coral… although I do also love Tam’s cardis and the bow tops.

  29. Shannon says:

    I pinned it on my style pinterest board.

  30. Shannon says:

    I love all of the blouses, especially the polka dot tops.

  31. Theresa Merkling says:

    Love the navy top with coral spots… wish they had XL size…

  32. I’m loving the coral and oatmeal maxi striped skirt!!!!

  33. I love the polka dot blouses!

  34. thanks for the awesome weekend party!

  35. Thank you for hosting! :)

  36. Thank you so much for a great party Jen!! Have a wonderful weekend :)
    xo, Tanya

  37. Thanks for the party!

  38. Mint Retro Chevron Dress

  39. Thank you so much for hosting!

  40. Thanks Jen, so many great ideas for the weekend! Love this week’s giveaway!!

  41. Thanks for hosting !

  42. Oh I love this wrap-up and am super excited about the giveaway!

    Giveaway today at http://www.mdoerncommonplacebook.com

  43. lovely giveaway! =]

  44. Thanks for hosting!

  45. Thanks so much for hosting, Jen! I hope you’re enjoying the gorgeous spring weather. Have a wonderful weekend!

  46. Everything is so cuute! Love that dress!

  47. I’d get the navy polka dot top

  48. Jessica Keefer says:

    Such cute things! I’d love to win!

  49. Becky C says:

    I love, love, love the polka dot blouse in melon!

  50. Thanks for the party!
    Jenna @ Rain on a Tin Roof

  51. Thanks for hosting!

  52. Grace Wilkerson says:

    I love the Mint Retro Chevron Dress, it would be perfect for my trip to Jamaica next month! :)

  53. I love the forget me knot blouse!

  54. Ashley Williams says:

    Oh definitely the polka dot blouse!! Ob. Sessed.

  55. I’ve been eying that forget me know blouse for DAYS now!

  56. Vanessa says:

    A dress!

  57. Shared! :)

  58. Just shared the link on Facebook :)

  59. Stripe maxi skirt for sure!!! Love those!

  60. I would love the lemonade chevron blouse.

  61. Kathy E. says:

    If I win, I’d choose the Forget Me Knot blouse. I love it!

  62. Christa says:

    I love the polka dot blouse!!

  63. Hi Jen, Thanks for hosting the link party again! If I were to win the giveaway, I would probably pick a maxi skirt! I love The Chic Orchid and have several items from Tam already. :)

  64. Brooke T says:
  65. Brooke T says:
  66. Brooke T says:

    I love the “The Intern” – Pencil Skirts, and the Nautical Striped Dress!!

  67. I think I would choose the Anthropologie Inspired Sophia Pleated Top

  68. Mint Retro Chevron Dress

  69. Maxi skirt or dress

  70. First time here!! Thanks for a great party! Have a nice weekend! :)

  71. Jennifer says:

    I would love a maxi skirt or the bow shirt. So hard to pick…

  72. Evie McGrew says:

    Shared on FB! Fun Fashion Give away!

  73. Thanks so much for hosting! Hope you have a great weekend!

  74. Leaving a comment.

  75. Ashley May says:

    I think I would pick a blouse, I love the polka dot one!

  76. Kelly c says:

    Love the maxi stripe skirt and the layered blouse.

  77. Thanks for hosting! Have a great weekend!

  78. Shawn B! says:

    Love the navy polka-dot blouse!

  79. Thanks Jen for the Linky Party. Amazing giveaway.

  80. I love the polka-dot blouses! Thanks for hosting the great party!

  81. Thanks for hosting!

  82. justagirlabby says:

    Thank you so much for hosting, Miss Jen! Have a wonderful weekend!

    ~Abby =)
    #7, Football Star or Prima Ballerina?

  83. Thank you for the party! Love the maxi skirts!

  84. Callie BOwers says:

    Absolutely love the maxi skirt or aqua skinny jeans! Great giveaway!

  85. I would get the retro mint chevron dress!

  86. I would looooove to have their jersey knit skirt! That looks so comfy :)

  87. Melody Wright says:

    The Chic Lace Maxi Dress is my favorite. Thanks for the give away.

  88. Tanya P. says:

    I really like the hot pink chevron blouse!

  89. Thanks so much for hosting, Jen!

  90. I’m gonna get the “Knot” shirt :)

  91. I love those lace maxis! I’ve got some showers and weddings coming up and those would be perfect.

  92. I really liked this chevron skirt/dress they had a few weeks ago. I regret not buying it!

  93. Connie Haack says:

    I shared the giveaway on Twitter

  94. Such beautiful clothes… It would be a hard choice! I really like the polka dot shirts. :)

  95. Connie Haack says:

    I really want those glitter tops both gray and black. Maybe some skinny jeans too. Great deals on this site!

  96. I haven’t a clue what I’d get…so many cool things! Probably a dress for summer, though.

  97. HeatherM says:

    Love the Lemonade Chevron Blouses and Forget Me Knot Blouses

  98. Shelly T. says:

    I love the Chic Lace Maxi Dress! So cute!!

  99. I shared the giveaway on FB & Twitter! :)

  100. Woohooo! So excited that The Chic Orchid is your giveaway this week!! If I win I would love one of the maxi skirts or if Tam gets in any more of the turquoise chevron dresses I would love one of those! LOVE her shop!!

  101. Thanks for the super fun party Jen! XO

  102. Melanie C says:

    Love the polka dot shirt…I would definitely order that!

  103. lindanortje says:

    Thank you for hosting, Jenn! Have a lovely weekend :-)

    With A Blast

  104. Thanks so much for hosting, Jenn. Have a great weekend!

  105. Thank you for hosting such a great weekend party! Have a wonderful one =)

  106. Thanks so much for hosting Jenn!! Have a fabulous weekend!!

  107. Thanks for another great party! Life to the full! Melissa

  108. Jennifer DeLaquil says:

    I think the polka dot blouses are cute too!!

  109. Love The Chic Orchid! So much great stuff! I pinned the giveaway on Pinterest.

  110. Thanks for the giveaway! I love the Ruffle Me Pretty Blouse in Navy!!

  111. i’m doing good this week! i’m in the 200’s! (as opposed to the usual 400-500s) LOL
    thanks again! :)

  112. PS. Fun giveaway! I love the striped maxi skirts and I shared on Twitter :)

  113. Thank you for hosting this awesome party!!

  114. barbara macaskill says:

    I shared on facebook!

  115. Thanks for the wonderful party! I love all of the inspiration found each week!

  116. Thanks for the party Jen. It’s a fun party to come to. My sweet husband always reminds me, “it’s almost time to link up to Tator’s Tots and Jello”. Then the race is on, this week I made it in at 60. :-)
    Wanda Ann @ Memories by the Mile

  117. Lots of cute stuff. I love the maxi skirts and the chevron blouse

  118. Thank you so much for hosting Jen! I hope you had a great week! Have a wonderful weekend! Angie xo

  119. barbara macaskill says:

    Love the mint forget me knot blouse!!!!! GORGEOUS!

  120. Maxi skirts!! Love! Thanks so much!

  121. I love so much of Tam’s shop! I’m super crushing on the navy with melon polka dots top!

    Thanks for hosting such a fab party Jen!

  122. Thanks for hosting! Have a wonderful weekend!

  123. kleinworthco says:

    How cute- Love their stuff. I would get the forget me not blouse- it’s adorbs.

    Have a really great weekend Jen!

  124. Yay! It’s PARTY TIME!!! Thanks so much!

  125. Thanks for hosting, Jen! Have a great weekend! :)

  126. I would totally get the polka dot shirt! Love it!

  127. Thank you so much for hosting my friend… Love you tons!

  128. LOVE the maxi skirts! thanks for the party

  129. Thanks so much for hosting Jen! Have a great weekend :)

  130. Thanks so much for the party. Have a wonderful weekend!


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