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Ilana is co-owner of AppleCheeks Reusable Diapers and mother to three girls - Azure, Phoenix and Ione. She's also the owner of A Jaded Mama, a blog about mothering, small business ownership and all things green. When she's not busy coming up with new product ideas, working on social media campaigns and co-managing the business, you'll find her babywearing, cloth diapering, co-sleeping, breastfeeding, raising school-aged children and reading.

Amy is the other co-owner of AppleCheeks Reusable Diapers and mom to three boys - Bailey, Davray, Sacha, and to baby DAUGHTER, River. She's a dedicated and very attached parent and just adores the company of her enormous, gorgeous boys. When she's not busy juggling the company finances, talking on the phone with suppliers and trying to talk Ilana down off a cliff, you'll find her very involved in her community activities and enjoying the great outdoors.

Beth is the Social Media Coordinator for AppleCheeks Reusable Diapers. You can find her on @AppleCheeksDipe on Twitter or Instagram or the Facebook page! Beth has a little boy, Mason, who is 4, two girls, Audrey, who is 3 and Hayden who is closing in on 1! When Beth isn't busy figuring out fun for the AppleCheeks Fans or blogging on Me as a Mommy, she is avoiding housework, breastfeeding, trying to find some space on the couch or in her own bed, or chasing after her older kids with Hayden strapped to her back!

Jeanine is a Customer Care expert for AppleCheeks Reusable Diapers. She is mother to six younguns, and has been exclusively cloth diapering the three youngest with AppleCheeks! Through extensive research and personal experience, she's got a real touch for helping customers troubleshoot. 

Katie is the Events Coordinator {aka Party Girl} for AppleCheeks Reusable Diapers. Katie has a little boy, Austin, who is 4. You may recognize her from Pickled Pink, the beautiful swim diaper named in her honor! When she isn't busy party planning or working, Katie is playing with Austin, hanging out with Beth, or glued to her iPhone texting Ilana & Amy from the shower.

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Kickin' It Old School - Purple Rain Pinterest Contest Winners!

Hello loves! It's Katie here! We at AppleCheeks HQ hope you are LOVINGGGGGGG the new Limited Edition, Purple Rain. Purple raaaaaaaaaaain purrrrrrrrrrrrrrple raaaain. We really enjoyed this reveal SO much. Between Amy & Ilana's reveal video, the build up of the release of a LONG anticipated color, the birth of fan- created and -ran AppleCheeks Anonymous, and your AMAZING Pinterest creations, I can't say I've had more fun with my AppleCheeks fans! 

Ilana & Amy may argue with me on this, but this contest was SERIOUSLY the hardest to pick winners for. And 6 winners wasn't nearly enough. If I could give a Purple Rain to every single one of you I would because I KNOW this was hard work. It was totes fun, but hard nonetheless. Thank you to every single one of you that brought back some awesome memories, some "OMG I HAD THAT!"'s, the "Omg what in the world were they THINKING?!"'s, and lots of laughs! 

But I had to narrow it down! Purple Rain AND a swim diaper are going home with each of these ladies for their TOTALLY TUBULAR boards!

Deanna for her AMAZING and OUTRAGEOUS captions to her pins. She was going to win a diaper for her AppleCheeks product pic (breathtaking pic of her hubster & son in a swim diaper. Well the baby was in the swimmer. Not the husband. He has regular clothes on. But he looks cute, so feel free to check for yourself. I'll wait here...) Okay. Anyways. But then I started to read her captions a little because HELLO how in the WORLD are you supposed to get ANY WORK DONE when it's on PINTEREST or FACEBOOK?! It's close to impossible. Her captions KILLED me (Hulk Hogan in Storm?! Enough said) and she made PLENTY of AppleCheeks references. So for this, she goes home with Purple Rain.

Courtney had THE prettiest pics on her board. The Little Pony in Hammer Pants?! The colorful candy?! Barbies with shoulder pads? The ROLLERSKATES WITH LEG WARMERS?! It all pretty much killed me. The jellies and the gorgeous pic of our covers by review blogger Dear Crissy were just icing on the cake. And Holy Rainbow Brite. There are no words. I heart her still to this day with my whole pink puffy heart.  

Now for some individual pins that rocked my stinkin' (not literally) socks off!!! These ladies win a Purple Rain Little Bundle in the insert of their choice.

Kaitlin with her NEON FANNY PACK. Doesn't get much better than this.

 

 

Rebecca's pic from the 80s. Can you say CRIMPED BANGS?!

 

 

 

Once again, no words. But for TOTALLY different reasons. This gem of David Hasselhoff is labeled TOTALLY TUBULAR by JustBean. Thank you for the laugh. Because I had one. Or 12.

 

 

 

This one pinned by Tammy was from one of the first boards I investigated. Ilana and I stalked y'all for hours waiting on your boards to start rolling in after we announced this contest. Yeah, we're cool. Anyways. I saw this and said "THIS GIRL IS WINNING". The obscene number of these Simplicity patterns laying around my mom's sewing room will never equal to the awesomeness of the Hammer Pants sewing pattern. Ever.

 

 

Some of y'all I think were in competition to see who could be the biggest stalker ever of mine. We're going to give a Print Storage Sac to each one of these super sluethy stalkers! Y'all made my DAY! :)

Kim found me in the 80s ;)

 

 

 

 

Another 80s pic thanks to Amy!

 

 

 

 

Me & my sweet baby boy by Brie!

 

 

OMG I can't even thank y'all enough. Y'all did AMAZING jobs. I just can't get over the amazing memories y'all brought back and how many y'all MADE! From all of us at AppleCheeks, ZOMG we love you SOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO MUCHHHH!!!!

Winners, please contact me Katie@AppleCheeks.com with your mailing address and diaper size. I did this as fair as I could... There were a lot of great pins that were repinned over and over, and I tried to get the first person who posted!

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