NameCrosses: Review and Giveaway

hypothesis A print from NameCrosses will be a beautiful and unique gift for the baptism of my new niece, Alyssa Rene (who was born TODAY!).


One print from using the name, Alyssa Rene, and an overly excited Aunt ready to meet her new niece!  About the Name Crosses:

Name Crosses are the perfect way to capture the special moments in the lives of those we love.  Our personalized prints are a unique way to acknowledge Baptisms, Weddings, Anniversaries, Birthdays and all of life’s wonderful moments. They are available in a variety of sizes, ready to fit into any frame or precut photo mat.

From a distance, Name Crosses appear to be a decorative art print. Up close, it becomes clear that Name Crosses are created by forming names, dates and/or inspirational quotes into the shape of a cross. Every Name Cross is both personal and unique.”


I am excited to announce that I am an Aunt (again)!  My niece, Alyssa Rene, was born just a few hours prior to writing this post.  I am looking forward to meeting her tomorrow and holding a snuggly newborn baby!

As part of this blog, I am always looking for unique baby gifts to share with my readers, and it just so happened that I was on the hunt for something special for Alyssa a few weeks ago.  I was approached to review a print from and thought they looked very neat online.  However, when it actually arrived, I was just speechless!  The online pictures don’t do it justice!

Printed on white 110 lb. coverstock, the cross looks like a work of art from a distance.  But as you get closer, you can see that the artist, Danielle, has cleverly formed the name of the baby (along with dates or quotes) into the shape of a beautiful baptism cross.  I am totally impressed!  Your design is customizable which makes it truly unique.  You can specify the name, date and quote as well as choose from several font options.  There are several sizes available (4×6, 5×7, and 8×10) which come ready to frame.

Alyssa’s cross looks so pretty in a pink mat and white frame!  I cannot wait to give it to her!  I would definitely recommend this product if you are looking for a special way to honor a new baby.


The print I received from is truly unique and very beautiful.  At prices ranging from $12-$20, it would be hard to find a more special gift. also creates special occasion and wedding crosses and generally ships your print 24 hours after ordering.  This company also donates a portion of every sale to children’s charities.


Are you looking for that perfect gift for a special occasion? Name Crosses has generously donated one 8×10 print to one lucky reader!

How to enter:

1. Visit Name Crosses and tell me which which cross you would pick!

Additional entries:

1. Blog about this giveaway and link to The Not-So-Blog and NameCrosses (10 extra entries).

2. Follow me (@BridgetteLA) on Twitter and Tweet this giveaway. Every time you tweet you get an additional entry! Unlimited! (You must have over 50 Twitter followers to qualify for unlimited entries!)

3. Subscribe to my blog.

4. Become a Fan of The Not-So-Blog and NameCrosses on Facebook.

5. Place my blog button on your sidebar.

Contest ends at 11:59pm CST on August 17th. Prizes not claimed in 72 hours will be forfeited. Open to U.S. Residents only.

This review is the opinion of The Experimental Mommy. Other may have a different experience with the product. Thank you to NameCrosses for supplying the product for review.


  1. I would get the special occasion cross for my girls

  2. I subscribe to your blog

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  4. very nice enter me

  5. Dawn Sollitto says:

    I would get a Baptism cross


  7. I would get a wedding cross for our anniversary this month!

  8. i would pick a wedding cross!!

  9. i’m a subscriber

  10. now a fan of both on facebook , traci smith

  11. I follow you on Twitter (@jkgorcery) and I tweeted:

  12. Ruth Hill says:

    I’d get a cross for a thank-you probably.

  13. Ruth Hill says:

    e-mail subscriber

  14. nan lara says:

    i like the wedding cross
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  15. nan lara says:

    e-mail subscriber

  16. Amy Smeltzer says:

    I would get mine and my boyfriends name together in the wedding cross (even though we’re not married)

    What a great idea!

  17. Jennifer Short says:

    I’d get the baptism cross. I love these!

  18. I like the Edwardian cross.

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  20. Patti Hess says:

    I like the Wedding Cross

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  22. Patti Hess says:

    fan of the N.S.B. and Name Crosses on Facebook

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  23. Karen Gonyea says:

    LOVE the wedding cross 🙂

  24. I would get the Special Occasion cross.

  25. Subscribe via Google Reader.

  26. Fan of The Not-So-Blog and NameCrosses on Facebook.

  27. Karen Gonyea says:

    Love it 🙂

  28. I would pick the Baptisms cross!

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  40. I like the Wedding Cross. We don’t have wedding pictures so this would be great to memorialize our wedding date.

  41. I would like the wedding cross.

  42. I’d get the special occasion cross.

  43. lilshuga2001 says:

    warm heart is cute

  44. I would LOVE the wedding cross for my husband and I. That is soooo beautiful!

  45. I would like the custom Edwardian.

  46. I follow them both on facebook.(Donna Kozar)

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