beSmartbeGreen Eco Tote Bag Giveaway!

reusable bags

Welcome to my first giveaway!

In an effort to get even more awareness out there about how much we are damaging our own planet, I am giving away two bags from my beSmart beGreen eco tote bag line.

We all know now that plastic takes over 1000 years to disintegrate in a landfill, suffocates our sea creatures and we eat inadvertently via eating animals that consumed it, but to learn more about the horrendous damage we are continuing to create by using plastic AND paper bags, read this.

…on to the giveaway!

#1. Recycling 1 ton of paper saves 17 trees bag

#2. beSmart beGreen logo bag

*this bag is a bit larger than the other and in my opinion, better, but possibly not quite as cute*

Here’s how it works: just leave a comment to this post w/ an email address and next Saturday, October 25, I will mix up all the names and draw from the random mix. The first name I draw will get the #1 bag and the second name I draw will get the #2 bag. I’ll either post the results that Saturday or the following Monday, the 27th.

That’s it! Tell your friends because you have a week to enter …and please, only enter one comment per person 🙂

Since the economy is in the shitter, I have marked all bags on sale for $14.99 until the end of 2008. At the beginning of the new year {2009} all bags will go back up to $24.99. And remember, a portion of all proceeds goes to

Check out all the bags …, bSbG shop and {which I will be updating more often now}

The hardest part is remembering to bring them with you! Good luck!


LA native & lifestyle blogger Maegan Tintari writes daily at sharing beauty & style secrets, including fashion DIYs, how-to nail art manicures, hair tutorials, recipes & home decorating ideas, as well as a look into her personal life, her journey & battle with infertility & recent relocation to the mountains by a lake in search of a better life with her adorable French Bulldog brothers, Trevor and Randy.


  • Ben

    October 17, 2008 |

    I love free stuff AND the environment, what a coincidence!

    I’M IN!

  • dmb5_libra

    October 17, 2008 |

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  • Mrs. S

    October 17, 2008 |

    I love that! Such a simple way to help our planet.

  • anhesty

    October 17, 2008 |

    cute tote!

  • Leigh

    October 17, 2008 |

    I totally collect these, love em. I always carry my variety to the store and would love one:)

    🙂 Great idea.

  • Rachel

    October 17, 2008 |

    Sign me up….and where were you???? I was waiting on your post all day…geese…and I’m 3 hours ahead you know 🙂
    Have a great weekend…
    PICK ME!

    PS Do you ever have an off day with photos…you look gorgeous in those pics…like a movie star only better!

  • Jamie

    October 17, 2008 |

    Very cool! Count me in.

    I’m going to post about these on my other blog 🙂

  • ~alison

    October 17, 2008 |

    Awesome! I am so glad you are doing this….BUT PLEASE don’t include me…BECAUSE that wouldn’t be FAIR!

  • RobynsOnlineWorld

    October 17, 2008 |

    Great bags – love the one that has the tree fact especially. The dogs are also adorable!

  • Nikole

    October 17, 2008 |

    My cousin, Alison, turned me on to your bags, so I’m sport’n them on the East Coast at the grocers, as an overnight bag and even as a purse sometimes! Love them! Nikole

  • Sarah

    October 17, 2008 |

    yes! i want, i want!

  • Leslie

    October 17, 2008 |

    Very cool giveaway for a cause that is near and dear to my heart.

  • C.J.

    October 17, 2008 |

    I like free!

  • Sheri

    October 17, 2008 |

    Love the bags. Great idea. Does the dog come with?

  • Miss Anne

    October 17, 2008 |

    Duh I wanna win this, and be environmentally friendly/posh!

    Please, enter me sweet pea!


    sassafrasanne at hotmail dot com

  • One Wired Woman

    October 17, 2008 |

    Oh!! Me likey!! Pick me… I’m a not so lean, green recyclin’ machine!!

    Have a super weekend!!

    ~Jill 🙂

  • Franco

    October 17, 2008 |

    wow! great! I visited the store last week and took a badge, I wanted to buy something but I’m broke 🙁 BUT, I had no Idea the store was yours?!!! it’s was really COOL, i LOVE THE DESIGNS!
    I wish I get it!
    *cross fingers & Toes*
    and I’m not just saying it so you subconsiously pick me. 🙂
    …or AM I? *play mysterious music*


  • Chris

    October 17, 2008 |

    Oh, how cool! I was just checking out your bags a short time ago. It’d be awesome to win one 🙂

    My email address is


  • Jennifer Pierce

    October 18, 2008 |

    Awesome, I can add to my reusable bag collection.

    Jennifer Pierce 🙂

  • Jess

    October 18, 2008 |

    What awesome totes! I’m always out for more for my grocery bag collection…

    jessica.tupper at gmail dot com

  • Joyce

    October 18, 2008 |

    These totes are adorable!

    Thank you for doing this give away and for helping the planet!

    Have a golden weekend!

  • Liv/e in Both Senses

    October 18, 2008 |

    Love the idea! Fashionable totes make saving the planet much more stylish 🙂


    October 18, 2008 |

    YES to Green… I’ve been using my own totte for abt 2 years… are u proud of me… 😉
    Adorable k9 babies dear…
    I have 5 pugs! Me, Duchess of Windsor wanabe heehee…
    Lovely weekend to you!

  • Maki

    October 18, 2008 |

    I have “i’m not plastic bag” and 4 grocery cotton bags. I’m all for it!!

    Count me in, gorgeous!!!

    You know my email address 🙂

  • Insane Mama

    October 18, 2008 |

    I’m in, can never have enough canvas bags!

  • makemoremistakes

    October 18, 2008 |

    This is awesome! I love that you are so actively promoting such a good cause. kudos to you, and my email is


  • hautepocket

    October 18, 2008 |

    I love free stuff AND the planet! So…me want. Email:

    Also, stop being so goddamn cute.

  • bianca

    October 18, 2008 |

    How insanely adorable are those bags! Love, Love, Love!!!

  • vickysplace1

    October 18, 2008 |

    I believe in going green as much as possible. I buy many second hand books (go green and recycle books) for my site. A bag would come in handy for me.

  • Nikki

    October 18, 2008 |

    What an awesome idea, and I love those cute bags!


  • Tiffany

    October 18, 2008 |

    fun! I need more bags. I always go to the grocery store with like one or two and I end up buying way more stuff.

    Fun designs and yes, I need bigger bags!

  • Breakfast for Dinner

    October 19, 2008 |

    Great idea! I try to always remember my Feed 100 bag from Whole Foods. My grocery store now has signs in the front windows reminding you to bring in your bags. I’m getting better 🙂


    October 19, 2008 |

    We are in! And Alfie and I promise to share with each other.
    Lisa & Alfie

  • wigget

    October 19, 2008 |

    awesome bags

  • Beeb

    October 19, 2008 |

    What a great giveaway, I love re-usable bags! I’m trying to collect as many as I can, especially because I go grocery shopping so much. Thanks so much for offering your bags as a prize! 🙂

    fwuffles AT

  • Little House on Green

    October 19, 2008 |

    We already have a handful of the bags from Target, Gelsons, Trader Joes – but can use more for sure. Would love one of your cute ones!


  • Tamara

    October 19, 2008 |

    Like the bag designs and would love to win,thank-you.

  • Tory

    October 20, 2008 |

    I just came across your blog through a friend-of-a-friend’s blog and saw your giveaway! Yay!! 🙂

    Cute bags…

  • this blessed nest

    October 20, 2008 |

    oh yes, sign me in. we need more canvas bags. we have more mouths to feed! ;0) great “earthy” giveway.

  • dolcechic

    October 20, 2008 |

    Good for you for always doing your part! 🙂 I could totally use one of these cute bags 🙂

  • Holly

    October 20, 2008 |

    can never have too many, sign me up!

  • keyna.b

    October 20, 2008 |

    ooooh! preeetty!
    I could really use another one of these and the designs are so cute! count me in

  • Ashley

    October 20, 2008 |

    Cute! 🙂

    Consider me entered.

    ashleymarie6 (at) gmail (dot) com.

  • Far

    October 20, 2008 |

    Ohhh i want in!…

  • Kellie

    October 20, 2008 |

    Awesome idea! I love anything to help out the environment!

  • DaisyChain

    October 20, 2008 |

    Ok, so I’m newish visiting here, but


  • Hipmomofboyz

    October 20, 2008 |

    great giveaway count me in

  • amy j

    October 20, 2008 |

    i love your bags & your blog 🙂

  • Liz

    October 21, 2008 |

    I can always use more bags. 🙂

    Sign me up.

  • belle.chantelle

    October 21, 2008 |

    Thanks for the comment! I can’t believe I haven’t come across your blog before either, it’s adorable!
    You have such funky taste! And I’ll be a sport and join your contest!


  • Dorkys R.

    October 21, 2008 |

    Oh these bags are too cute! Hope I get one 🙂

    dorkysramos [at]

  • Anonymous

    October 21, 2008 |

    Hi Maegan, this is a wonderful thing you are doing! I hope I win! This is my first ever entry 🙂
    Thank you, hil

  • she

    October 21, 2008 |

    i was just thinking this morning that i need another tote/bag for all my stuff. and then i randomly found this blog…no coincidence, indeed.

  • Courtney

    October 21, 2008 |

    Great giveaway right before the big shopping season kicks off!

  • Lianna Knight

    October 21, 2008 |

    Great giveaway! We all could do a little something to help the environment 🙂

  • Geri

    October 22, 2008 |

    What cool bags! Count me in!

  • Mommyhood is Thankless

    October 22, 2008 |

    I love free stuff especially eco-conscious free stuff!


  • Kaitlyn's Momma

    October 22, 2008 |
  • sarah

    October 22, 2008 |

    i like the messages on those totes!

    fertawert AT yahoo DOT com

  • Melissa

    October 23, 2008 |

    This is so nice of you to do this 🙂

  • aRbit

    October 23, 2008 |

    Wow ! What a great idea 🙂

  • Far

    October 24, 2008 |

    Oh loves it count me in 🙂

  • RIN

    October 24, 2008 |

    green is the new black, right? in.

  • merc3069

    October 24, 2008 |

    Yes! I’m late, but IN.

  • Mama's Losin' It

    October 24, 2008 |

    I want in on this fo sho’!! Love the bags. Love the environment. Love you.

  • benson

    October 25, 2008 |

    I can’t find my first, maybe I didn’t post?! How silly of me! Great bags and perfect for the season of giving approaching. Thanks for the giveaway!

  • Single

    October 25, 2008 |

    I just found your blog today. I like it:-)

  • ReRe

    November 11, 2008 |

    what a great idea! and love your blog! you are hilariously adorable, a great combo!

  • Amit Joshi

    December 9, 2009 |

    Hi… We offer a range of imparallel quality eco-friendly bags in Jute and Cotton which can be customized in accordance to your specific requirements and designs. Our competitively priced
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  • Corie

    April 23, 2011 |

    What awesome totes! Love the idea! I love that! Such a simple way to help our planet. Lovely weekend to you.
    Cotton Bags

  • Canvas bags

    May 28, 2011 |

    I like it. Thanks
    You know my email..?

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    June 22, 2011 |

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