And the winners are….

May 29, 2017

Written By

Mary Friona Celani

Thank you to everyone who bought tickets for the 50/50 raffle and the basket raffles!

We did the drawings live at the end of the festival – all of the winning tickets had names and phone numbers on them which made it very easy for us! We are in process of notifying all of the winners via phone.

Kim from Lackawanna won the 50/50 which is split between Kim and Special Spaces Buffalo and Carly’s Club.

Lynn from Hamburg won the beautiful canvas print by John Witt.

Ashley won the beautiful basket including a 716 decorative sign by Creative Staining by Simone and some R’oily spoiled bath merchandise.

Irene from won the Special Spaces Basket with a tshirt, painting supplies and a Home Depot gift card.

Aida won the Corona basket of goodies compliments of Certo Brothers.

Katie won the basket of Buffalove merchandise, wonderful Buffalo products from Bonnie-Lynne Creations, Shabby Chic Boutique, First-N-Ten, Apple of my Eye, Buffalo Herd, and That’s What She Threads!

Rebecca from Tonawanda won the big basket with loads of goodies from Tastefully Simple by Jann, Nude and Adorned, and Orange Theory goodies and certificate.

Deb from Orchard Park won the New Era Package – which is one of every single MLB team hat! (a $1000 value)

Paula from Hamburg won the Queen City Crafts Buffalo Painting and gorgeous sweatshirt from Buffalo Icon Apparel

Sue from Rochester (who says she never wins anything – won TWO) the North Fifth Necklace and Embrace the Difference basket with a t-shirt, bracelet and mug AND the Totally Buffalo Basket of goodies!

Diane from Amherst won the Wine Basket from Offline Connections and Thirty One goodies from Jamie Wintringer

Lynn from Orchard Park won the gorgeous basket of Buffalo dishes and glasses from L & J Creations

Bill from West Seneca won the Buffalo is BEST basket including – Lularoe Leggings, Iron Works mug, bag and pen, Mary’s Lakeside Designs, Studio Hue, Love the Buff, the Starboard Rail, and YourTravelGurl



Thank you to the amazing vendors who donated their beautiful products. I am SO sorry if I forgot anyone. We made up the baskets on the fly and combined great items into each basket. Thank you so much!

Thank you for supporting Totally Buffalo and Special Spaces Buffalo and Carly’s Club!






About Me

Welcome to Totally Buffalo! My name is Mary Friona-Celani and I am the creator of this site! After spending 20 years in the Buffalo media, I moved on to focus on my beautiful family. Now, the time has come for a new project. I was ready for something new. Something mine.
I am born and raised in WNY and my pride runs deep. My husband, Scott and I are very happy to be raising our four daughters here.





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    Keep up the great work,Mare!! You are such an inspiration ! Wonderful job with Totally Buffalo.

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