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GIVEAWAY: Win a WordPress Theme from Restored 316

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I started blogging on the blogger platform back in 2007, taught myself a little code and photoshop, and opened up my first small business as a blog designer. As a self-taught designer, I knew enough to make blogger work and always planned on learning WordPress, but made a career change after launching The Everygirl and never got around to it. About a year ago, I made the switch from blogger to Squarespace and a few months ago (thanks to my friend Kelly), migrated everything over to WordPress.

At first, I bought a theme I was pretty happy with, installed it myself, and made a few tweaks to the code and design. Ultimately, it wasn’t what I was looking for. So I bought another one and my site looked pretty good but it still wasn’t right. And then I came across Restored 316, a shop I remember seeing back in the day when there were very few blog designers around. Lauren’s WordPress themes are beautiful, budget-friendly, and the best part is that she offers affordable options to help customize the templates for you.

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I know a little code, but after installing my site, realized the changes I wanted to make were beyond what I know how to do on my own. So Lauren and I worked together to make the Dazzling theme everything I envisioned it to be. It has to be said–I was the most annoying client ever. Having experience in Photoshop, I took it upon myself to screen shot my site and then edit it to show her exactly what I wanted it to look like. And she did not disappoint.

Let’s talk about why it’s so great. First, there’s the sleek navigation (where my photography and home tours are easy to find!) and slider. Scroll down, and you’ll see some of my favorite items that you can now easily shop right from my home page. One of my favorite features is the ability to see products below any posts with a rewardStyle slider in them.

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The Giveaway:

Lauren is giving one of you the Restored 316 WordPress theme of your choice ($75 value), the sparkle and shine package ($300 value) and the Genesis framework ($60 value). Total value: $435

To enter:

Follow Restored 316 on Instagram and leave a comment telling me what theme you’ll choose if you win.

Don’t forget to leave your email address, instagram handle, or comment on my instagram so I’m able to contact you if you win!

Deadline:

You have until Tuesday, August 30, at 11:59PM CST to enter. I’ll announce the winner in this post the morning of the 31st!

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  • Michelle

    September 2, 2016 at 7:27 pm
    Shoot, I totally missed this. I am going to keep her in mind for later, her designs are lovely! I would be torn between the Dazzling, Market, and Glam themes.
  • Julie S.

    August 30, 2016 at 9:03 pm
    I am obsessed with the Glam theme! They are all stunning! Instagram; @julie_sancken
  • Alison Pegg

    August 30, 2016 at 8:35 pm
    I would choose simply charming! Love it's simplicity for just starting out.
  • Tiffany @ Arrows + Awe

    August 30, 2016 at 7:27 pm
    About two weeks ago I started to really started to rethink my brand and design. With a ton of research I decided I was going to go buy the genesis framework. I did some looking in the themes and came across Glam. I absolutely loved it! Here I am 2 weeks later, still thinking about that theme. As I was looking through the Live Demo I found the Instagram feed at the bottom promoting this! I am so so happy I did! After looking more through Restored 316's website I decided I would love to utilize the Market theme! It is feminine, natural and flows with my brand and the direction I am taking my blog. My blog will be 1 in October and is need of a new look. I have been working hard in the past year to build relationships and learn as much as I can about this blogging life and I'm ready to take it to the next level! This would be an amazing opportunity! IG: @arrowsandawe email: tiffany@arrowsandawe.com
  • Ken

    August 30, 2016 at 7:17 pm
    Tasteful love 'em all pure inspiration thnaks
  • Katie

    August 30, 2016 at 6:03 pm
    Love the Market theme and this would definitely help kickstart my blog project! @kkenney2
  • Julie Daboub

    August 30, 2016 at 4:18 pm
    Love them all! Would probably choose Glam or Bloom for something new I am working on!
  • Robin @ Simply Southern Baking

    August 30, 2016 at 2:54 pm
    I love Restored 316 Designs and already follow on Instagram. I've been wanting to redesign my site for a long time now and winning this package would make me do a happy dance! I'd choose the Divine theme.
  • Ashley

    August 30, 2016 at 1:46 pm
    I love dazzling and tickled pink! I just started a new blog and would love to have one of these themes ???? Ig: thepetitechronicles
  • Cat

    August 30, 2016 at 1:30 pm
    I would love to have the glam theme (even though they are all so amazing) for a blog in metro Detroit Michigan showing things to see/do/eat/drink and the best travel spots around the area and adoptable dogs as well ????! I just started a site last month on wix, because I couldn't figure out Wordpress even after watching hours of YouTube videos ???????? Id be so grateful for this opportunity, and to make this blog into something great! ???? IG: cattttu email:catuhrick@gmail.com
  • Brandie Gerrish

    August 30, 2016 at 1:12 pm
    I would choose Tickled Pink - plenty of class and style for my jewelry line. This clean interface brings a touch a feminine and will help the product shine. Would be very grateful to win this package!
  • Jade

    August 30, 2016 at 1:01 pm
    I've been feeling so uninspired lately that I've decided to FINALLY get a start on my own blog. (You were a huge inspiration, no lie!) This giveaway couldn't have come at a better time. I would 100%choose the Dazzling theme as well. It's clean, simple, easy to navigate, and really beautiful. x
  • Sarah

    August 30, 2016 at 12:48 pm
    I think I'd choose the dazzling theme. So many great options!
  • Chervelle

    August 30, 2016 at 12:37 pm
    Her themes are so well designed! I've been working on my own sites for years and haven't been fully satisfied. I'm currently on Squarespace, but if I can make the switch to Lauren's designs, I know things would change for the better. I would choose the Savory theme. I like the sleek, minimal and magazine style.
  • Caitlin

    August 30, 2016 at 12:32 pm
    I would choose the Market theme to start my wellness and personal development blog. @cczablotney
  • Pia Crook

    August 30, 2016 at 11:27 am
    So hard to choose but I think Market is my final answer. Or maybe simply charming? ???? They're all so cool! Insta: @HiddenCharmHome email is in the comment thingie- or Pia @ hiddencharmhome.com Thanks so much for hosting this giveaway! And of course to Lindsey for the giveaway!
  • Madi Dolan

    August 30, 2016 at 10:34 am
    I have been eyeing Restored 316 Designs for a while now to apply to my photography business and take it to the next level, but as a new college student trying to launch her business AND get a degree, I've been waiting for "the right time". Maybe that time is now! If I won, I'd choose either the Simply Charming or Darling theme! (or any of them, they're all so beautiful!)
  • Taylor

    August 30, 2016 at 10:26 am
    I would love to win! I would pick the Darling theme! My blog is only a month old, but it is growing! The only thing holding me back is the site design and branding. I too bought a theme thinking it was going to be great, only to be disappointed. Restored 316 themes are beautiful AND functional! I know I need one of these themes so my site will look professional and inviting.
  • allison

    August 30, 2016 at 10:25 am
    I'm currently running a Restored 316 theme on my blog, but it's one of the older ones that hasn't been updated in a few years.....and a new design would be great! Loving market theme and all the help to get it looking perfect.
  • Monica

    August 30, 2016 at 4:24 am
    Awesome, love the Restored 316 designs!!!! GLAM would be my theme of choice. I launched my blog in January, it is a happiness project and I am at that point where the design could really use some updates and fine-tuning. Thanks for hosting this giveaway!!
  • Vivien Sophie

    August 30, 2016 at 12:33 am
    That's such a great giveaway!! I've always loved the themes from Restored 316 so much - so thank you for a chance to win a theme and the sparkle and shine package. If I would win I'd choose "Dazzling" cause I fell in love with the theme, the moment I saw it. My IG: @aclassymess
  • Alexandria

    August 29, 2016 at 10:04 pm
    The Market theme is looking mighty tempting ????
  • Anita

    August 29, 2016 at 9:30 pm
    While I am VERY excited about the contest, I'm happy to have learned a lot from the Choosing the Right Theme Guide on the Restored 316 Website! The questions in the "Plan" section assisted me with some market research this weekend that I was already doing for my new blog . Double Score!! I debated all weekend, and I think the Divine theme would work best! I love the sliders and the sticky posts toward the top of the screen. Perfect for displaying some pretty cool photographic content I can't wait to display! May the best theme win! ;) Instagram Handle: @jae.mcgee
  • Jennifer

    August 29, 2016 at 8:57 pm
    I'd love to win "Market", love the little buttons. Thank you for this giveaway!
  • Emmalyn

    August 29, 2016 at 8:07 pm
    So many beautiful themes! My fave is the "Dazzling" theme, my choice if I win. Thanks for the chance to win this giveaway! IG @mylifeandmystyle
  • Karissa

    August 29, 2016 at 6:48 pm
    I have one of her themes already and they are beautiful. I'd love to update my site though and I love the darling theme a lot.
  • Linda

    August 29, 2016 at 4:32 pm
    Her themes are amazing! I would probably choose Savory... but Market looks good, too. Oh, the options! Instagram: @beautzyblog
  • Christina

    August 29, 2016 at 3:45 pm
    I love Restored 316 designs. I would choose the Market theme!
  • Emily

    August 29, 2016 at 2:27 pm
    There are sooo many great themes! I like Market, Darling, Bloom, or Sprinkle. My instagram: @ammotivatedmom
  • Tina

    August 29, 2016 at 2:04 pm
    It is so hard to choose! The themes are all so beautiful! Glam or Dazzling. Instagram: missourimagnolia Email: tina@missourimagnolia.com
  • Sarah

    August 29, 2016 at 12:08 pm
    This is PERFECT timing! My blog is growing like crazy and I've been searching for a new theme to make it more user friendly, plus my current theme is not doing well on the back end--lots of glitches and it's past time to change.. I love the Dazzling theme as well as the Market theme--it's a touch choice. Thank you so much for this opportunity!! xoxo Sarah My IG handle: @littlevintagenest Blog: www.littlevintagenest.com
  • Allison

    August 29, 2016 at 11:15 am
    I've been following and admiring Restored316 for ages! I'd love to use the Tickled Pink theme. Maybe a pretty pleasing them would give me the kick in the pants to take my blog (and dreams) seriously!?
  • Resa

    August 29, 2016 at 10:53 am
    I have been drooling over the Tasteful and Divine themes for a few weeks here. This would be the gift of the decade! Thanks girls for sharing your talents with all of us.
  • Marquis

    August 29, 2016 at 10:13 am
    I'd choose the Dainty theme!! I love Restored 316!! Marquis Clarke - simplyclarke@gmail.com @marquis_clarke
  • Lisa

    August 29, 2016 at 10:00 am
    I have one of her themes already and I love her work! I'm always in the mood for a site redesign though, so I would be thrilled to win a theme! Problem is, right now I don't know which one I would pick! I like so many of them.
  • Erin Childs

    August 29, 2016 at 9:57 am
    This is an amazing giveaway! I would choose the Dazzling theme! I'm switching from Squarespace to Wordpress soon just because I'm so in love with that theme! (IG @shoperinmichele )
  • Arnold

    August 29, 2016 at 9:53 am
    I would chose Dainty. IG : @arniecakes
  • Melissa Klinker

    August 29, 2016 at 9:53 am
    Love Tickled Pink! Insta: @mamamissblog xx M
  • Danielle

    August 29, 2016 at 9:50 am
    This is so generous! I love the Simply theme. I'm actually looking to transfer platforms right now to WordPress. (Danielle@legacycreativeco.com is my email)
  • Kait

    August 29, 2016 at 9:14 am
    I would choose bloom ❤️
  • Brooke Oftedahl

    August 29, 2016 at 7:54 am
    I would choose "Dazzling" because its sophisticated and classic looking. She does beautiful work! Instagram: @boffthewall
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  • Gabi

    August 29, 2016 at 6:39 am
    So many to choose from! Funny enough - I've been on the search for a new theme and was just browsing her site yesterday! Dainty really caught my eye, so I think I'd have to go with that one. What a beautiful makeover that would be :) (IG: @gabivalladares)
  • Clémentine

    August 29, 2016 at 3:44 am
    Thanks for this giveaway Danielle! I would pick the Dazzling theme if I'm lucky! My insta handle is @ravacholle x
  • kasey

    August 28, 2016 at 4:34 pm
    these are gorgeous! I am a blogger who is currently learning how to code and I LOVE the dazzling theme, which seems to be quite popular. I would love to tranfer my blog over to this and think it'd really enhance my creativity. also- obsessed with your content what a great idea this is!
  • Camille

    August 28, 2016 at 12:18 am
    Awesome giveaway! My instagram is hxinen. I love all the themes, but I'd have an eye for Tickled Pink!
  • Kristi Fischer

    August 27, 2016 at 9:11 pm
    I think I would pick the darling theme but the dainty would be my other choice. I really like both! I need to update my blog...maybe I'll come back to write more often since I miss it but don't seem to make it a priority as of late.
  • Whitney MacInnis

    August 27, 2016 at 8:01 pm
    Wow - What an incredible giveaway! So many beautiful options but my top pick is Dainty! Thank you for the opportunity. My fingers are crossed! IG - @wmacinnis
  • Erin m

    August 27, 2016 at 2:08 pm
    I love tickled pink.
  • Molly Namie

    August 27, 2016 at 10:52 am
    Thank you Danielle for this exciting post and thank you Lauren for being so generous! Getting a blog off the ground has been hard for this girl because I can envision what I want it to look like, but have ZERO clue what I'm doing with themes, widgets, etc. The Market theme is exactly what I have been envisioning, so that's what I would pick!
  • Sara

    August 27, 2016 at 9:50 am
    I love the Glam theme! This would be an awesome update to my blog.
  • Miriam

    August 27, 2016 at 9:24 am
    This is perfect timing! I am in the process of starting my own blog and haven't been able to settle on a template! I really love both Dazzling and Savory. Fingers crossed and thanks for sharing this giveaway!
  • Shelly@ConfettiStyle

    August 27, 2016 at 8:24 am
    Wow. I'd love to win a Restored 316 theme and it would be a toss up between the Market theme and the Darling theme. So many beautiful options but the Market theme would be my pick. #fingerscrossed
  • Kris

    August 27, 2016 at 7:12 am
    I would definitely choose Dazzling! This is so exciting and would be amazing for my new blog.
  • Jessica

    August 27, 2016 at 7:05 am
    Beautiful themes! I'd love The Market theme! IG-belleonbayview
  • Emily Fette

    August 26, 2016 at 10:33 pm
    I like the darling theme!
  • Tracy Schwartz

    August 26, 2016 at 9:48 pm
    Was just this week looking to make a change and build a site from scratch. I loved Glam when I saw it! Thank you for running such an amazing contest! IG: tracysayswhat
  • Meegan

    August 26, 2016 at 8:24 pm
    What a great giveaway! I have been wanting to give my blog and fresh new look. It is stale and needs updating. I really like the Market theme. Perfect for me, my needs and style. Thank you for the opportunity for a new blog look. Crossing my fingers to win!
  • Joel Goddard

    August 26, 2016 at 6:50 pm
    I love the Dazzling theme. Nice to find a great recommendation. @joelgodd
  • Tomikka

    August 26, 2016 at 5:25 pm
    I have been dying to redesign my site and I am totally in love with the GLAM theme.
  • Jaime

    August 26, 2016 at 4:37 pm
    I really like Simply Charming ! Dazzling may be more suited for what I hope to use it for. I'm currently using a Wix Theme and it's ROUGH.
  • Moira

    August 26, 2016 at 3:47 pm
    I was just thinking about looking at blog themes this week, as I am wanting to start a job as I start my post-bac degree in Nutrition! I'd love to use Market or Savory. They're all beautiful, but I like those 2 the best!
  • Diana

    August 26, 2016 at 1:12 pm
    I'm just getting to re-launch my blog after a few years hiatus (graduating college, getting my first job, etc), and I am in LOVE with these themes. Currently working off a free one from WP right now, but these are just amazing! Just the sort thing I'd like to upgrade to eventually.. I really love Dazzling -- simple, clean, but elegant and chic, too! This is SUCH a great giveaway, thank you so much for hosting!
  • Lauren

    August 26, 2016 at 12:00 pm
    Bloom is delightfully feminine and elegant and I love how image-oriented it is. Starting my freelance writing/editing/photography business with this template would be divine. I'd love to work with Lauren on tweaking the background graphic to reflect my business design. The category index is beautifully organized, and again, I appreciate how everything is so image-focused. @laurenbrendel
  • Meg

    August 26, 2016 at 11:37 am
    Market or Dazzling themes - both are superb! @whynotindiana
  • Danielle

    August 26, 2016 at 11:02 am
    I adore most of these themes, but my absolute favorite is the "Novelty" theme! what a simple, yet beautiful layout. My Instagram is @HeyDaniKelley. What a great giveaway; thanks Danielle!
  • Lizz Willis

    August 26, 2016 at 10:54 am
    I would choose "Dazzling"! It's neat and gorgeous while still being fun. My Instagram handle is @LizzWillis. Thanks for the opportunity!
  • Bobbi Harrison

    August 26, 2016 at 10:45 am
    Thanks for presenting such a great giveaway! They're all lovely, but I'd choose the Market theme .
  • Kimberly Bunnell

    August 26, 2016 at 10:38 am
    I would choose the Dazzling or Glam theme. I've been wanting to start a blog as I launch my new career! 8/31 is my golden birthday, and this would be the best gift. ????
  • Jaclyn

    August 26, 2016 at 9:56 am
    Love savoury & tickled pink!!
  • Christen McDonough

    August 26, 2016 at 9:54 am
    I love the Market Theme! It would be the perfect way to clean up and improve my personal website. I am also planning to start a blog, and this would be a great way to have a beautiful design to start out with. My instagram is @christenmcdonough - I also left a comment because I am so excited!
  • Mai Le

    August 26, 2016 at 9:39 am
    I love the Dazzling theme!
  • Whitney T.

    August 26, 2016 at 9:34 am
    I was just thinking about restarting my blog! A revamp would be awesome...I would choose the Savory theme.
  • Aimara

    August 26, 2016 at 9:14 am
    Obsessed with the "GLAM" theme!! Thanks for sharing this Danielle ???? IG: @waysofstyle
  • carly

    August 26, 2016 at 9:06 am
    I also love the Dazzling!
  • amy pastrick

    August 26, 2016 at 8:54 am
    Love the glam! @DCGreenBites
  • Maria Fernanda

    August 26, 2016 at 8:54 am
    I've been looking to update my blog, so this comes at a perfect time: I absolutely love GLAM.
  • Mallory

    August 26, 2016 at 8:52 am
    I would also choose the Dazzling theme. Simple & beautiful! Thank you for the chance to win the design & service!
  • Tiffany @ Savor Home

    August 26, 2016 at 8:34 am
    I so need a new site, so this would be perfect! I'm loving the Dazzling theme, too.
  • Megan

    August 26, 2016 at 8:17 am
    Her themes are quite lovely. I would also choose the Dazzling.
  • Jordan

    August 26, 2016 at 8:10 am
    I was just looking at her themes this week! I would love to win one - I would choose the Dazzling theme!